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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 427 407 379
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -28
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 16 49 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.44% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 48 49
Average salary £36,000 £56,250 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +26.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
10299 11246 11015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.52% 48.96% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8810 9794 9721
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Oxfordshire +14 6 £35,000 -44.00%
East Sussex +17 4 £36,000 -15.29%
Surrey -4 3 £40,000 -30.43%
Berkshire -13 1 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Middlesex - 1 £65,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 34 (65.38%) Java
2 27 (51.92%) Linux
3 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (44.23%) HTML
4 23 (44.23%) SQL
5 22 (42.31%) Ruby
6 21 (40.38%) Spring
7 19 (36.54%) Maven
7 19 (36.54%) CSS
7 19 (36.54%) Hibernate
8 18 (34.62%) MVC
8 18 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (32.69%) UNIX
10 16 (30.77%) SOAP
11 15 (28.85%) XML
11 15 (28.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (26.92%) Scala
12 14 (26.92%) Web Services
12 14 (26.92%) Perl
12 14 (26.92%) HTTP
13 13 (25.00%) J2EE
13 13 (25.00%) Ant
13 13 (25.00%) TDD
13 13 (25.00%) Subversion
13 13 (25.00%) jQuery
14 12 (23.08%) Spring MVC
14 12 (23.08%) JPA
14 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
14 12 (23.08%) Tomcat

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.54%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (3.85%) JBoss
3 2 (3.85%) Exstream Dialogue
4 1 (1.92%) Jetty
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Exstream
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (19.23%) Amazon S3
2 10 (19.23%) GitHub
2 10 (19.23%) AWS OpsWorks
3 5 (9.62%) Boomi
3 5 (9.62%) iPaaS
3 5 (9.62%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (19.23%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Maven
2 13 (25.00%) Subversion
2 13 (25.00%) Ant
3 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 7 (13.46%) JIRA
4 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
5 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (11.54%) TestNG
5 6 (11.54%) DbUnit
5 6 (11.54%) Mockito
5 6 (11.54%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.77%) Selenium
7 2 (3.85%) JMeter
7 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
7 2 (3.85%) Robotium
7 2 (3.85%) JBehave
8 1 (1.92%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.92%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (5.77%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.54%) Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Integration Specialist
7 4 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Junior
8 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Customer Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) HTML
2 21 (40.38%) Spring
3 19 (36.54%) CSS
3 19 (36.54%) Hibernate
4 16 (30.77%) SOAP
5 15 (28.85%) XML
6 14 (26.92%) Web Services
7 13 (25.00%) J2EE
7 13 (25.00%) jQuery
8 12 (23.08%) JPA
8 12 (23.08%) Spring MVC
9 10 (19.23%) Sass
9 10 (19.23%) AngularJS
9 10 (19.23%) Padrino
10 9 (17.31%) Java EE
11 6 (11.54%) GWT
11 6 (11.54%) Apache Camel
11 6 (11.54%) Sinatra
11 6 (11.54%) Guice
12 2 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.85%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.92%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.92%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Linux
2 17 (32.69%) UNIX
3 7 (13.46%) Windows
4 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) MVC
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (25.00%) TDD
4 11 (21.15%) BDD
5 9 (17.31%) Scrum
6 8 (15.38%) DevOps
7 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 6 (11.54%) Software Deployment
9 4 (7.69%) User Stories
10 3 (5.77%) Automation Testing
11 2 (3.85%) Analytics
11 2 (3.85%) Web Analytics
11 2 (3.85%) Performance Testing
11 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
11 2 (3.85%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.85%) Workflow
11 2 (3.85%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) Java
2 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (44.23%) SQL
4 22 (42.31%) Ruby
5 14 (26.92%) Perl
5 14 (26.92%) Scala
6 12 (23.08%) Python
7 11 (21.15%) XPath
8 9 (17.31%) XQuery
9 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.85%) VBScript
9 2 (3.85%) C#
10 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.92%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) HP
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) IBM
3 6 (11.54%) Atlassian
3 6 (11.54%) Atomikos
4 5 (9.62%) MuleSoft
4 5 (9.62%) Google
4 5 (9.62%) Dell
4 5 (9.62%) Informatica
4 5 (9.62%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.92%) VMware
Worthing, West Sussex
Capgemini
Salary: competitive
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