The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 420 396 375
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -21
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 22 59 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.52% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 51 52
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £40,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Groovy
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10104 11429 10954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.03% 49.82% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8672 9956 9635
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Groovy
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the South East region.

Groovy Salary Trend in the South East

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Groovy Salary Histogram in the South East

Groovy
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex -5 9 £36,000 -15.29%
Oxfordshire +16 8 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Surrey +17 2 £37,000 -35.65%
Berkshire -9 2 £46,250 -33.92%
Middlesex +11 1 £65,000 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy.

1 35 (59.32%) Java
2 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
3 29 (49.15%) Ruby
4 28 (47.46%) Linux
5 27 (45.76%) SQL
6 26 (44.07%) Spring
7 25 (42.37%) Hibernate
8 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (40.68%) HTML
9 22 (37.29%) CSS
9 22 (37.29%) MVC
9 22 (37.29%) Maven
10 21 (35.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (33.90%) TDD
11 20 (33.90%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (32.20%) UNIX
12 19 (32.20%) Python
13 17 (28.81%) MySQL
14 16 (27.12%) Web Services
14 16 (27.12%) XML
14 16 (27.12%) J2EE
14 16 (27.12%) BDD
14 16 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
15 15 (25.42%) GitHub
15 15 (25.42%) Sass
15 15 (25.42%) Padrino
15 15 (25.42%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (25.42%) Amazon EC2
15 15 (25.42%) Amazon S3

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
2 10 (16.95%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (5.08%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.69%) Jetty
5 1 (1.69%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.69%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (25.42%) GitHub
2 15 (25.42%) Amazon EC2
2 15 (25.42%) Amazon S3
2 15 (25.42%) AWS OpsWorks
3 6 (10.17%) SaaS
4 5 (8.47%) Boomi
4 5 (8.47%) iPaaS
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (28.81%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.39%) MarkLogic
4 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Maven
2 15 (25.42%) Subversion
3 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
4 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
5 12 (20.34%) Ant
6 10 (16.95%) TestNG
6 10 (16.95%) DbUnit
6 10 (16.95%) Mockito
7 5 (8.47%) SoapUI
8 4 (6.78%) JIRA
8 4 (6.78%) Selenium
8 4 (6.78%) JBehave
9 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.39%) JMeter
10 2 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (3.39%) AnthillPro
10 2 (3.39%) Robotium
10 2 (3.39%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.69%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (5.08%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Developer
2 20 (33.90%) Java Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Junior
5 7 (11.86%) Junior Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Integration Specialist
6 5 (8.47%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.39%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Tester
9 2 (3.39%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.39%) Agile Test Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) Agile Java Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Agile Business Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.07%) Spring
2 25 (42.37%) Hibernate
3 24 (40.68%) HTML
4 22 (37.29%) CSS
5 16 (27.12%) Web Services
5 16 (27.12%) XML
5 16 (27.12%) J2EE
5 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
6 15 (25.42%) Sass
6 15 (25.42%) Padrino
6 15 (25.42%) SOAP
7 13 (22.03%) jQuery
8 12 (20.34%) Spring MVC
8 12 (20.34%) JPA
9 10 (16.95%) GWT
9 10 (16.95%) Guice
9 10 (16.95%) Apache Camel
10 9 (15.25%) Java EE
11 8 (13.56%) Sinatra
12 3 (5.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Linked Data
3 1 (1.69%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.69%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.69%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.69%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) Linux
2 19 (32.20%) UNIX
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 2 (3.39%) VMS
4 2 (3.39%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) MVC
3 21 (35.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (33.90%) TDD
5 16 (27.12%) BDD
6 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
7 12 (20.34%) DevOps
8 9 (15.25%) Scrum
9 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
9 4 (6.78%) Open Source
10 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.08%) Analytics
10 3 (5.08%) Automation Testing
10 3 (5.08%) User Stories
10 3 (5.08%) Software Deployment
10 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.08%) Regression Testing
11 2 (3.39%) OO
11 2 (3.39%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (59.32%) Java
2 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
3 29 (49.15%) Ruby
4 27 (45.76%) SQL
5 19 (32.20%) Python
6 15 (25.42%) Scala
7 13 (22.03%) Perl
7 13 (22.03%) XPath
8 11 (18.64%) XQuery
9 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.78%) VBScript
10 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.47%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (5.08%) Puppet
4 1 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Atomikos
2 9 (15.25%) Google
3 5 (8.47%) MuleSoft
3 5 (8.47%) Dell
3 5 (8.47%) Informatica
3 5 (8.47%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (6.78%) HP
5 3 (5.08%) Atlassian
5 3 (5.08%) IBM
5 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) VMware
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified ,competitive
Posted: 6 days ago