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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 415 391 376
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 26 62 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.54% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 53 46
Average salary £36,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -4.49%
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
10321 11434 11188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.73% 49.18% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8829 9886 9811
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £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 6 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 6 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
Oxfordshire +10 12 £35,000 -36.36% 1
East Sussex -12 9 £36,000 -15.29%
Hampshire -11 2 £65,000 +52.94%
Berkshire -17 2 £46,250 -33.92% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 1 - -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 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 39 (60.00%) Java
1 39 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (44.62%) Ruby
3 28 (43.08%) HTML
3 28 (43.08%) Linux
4 27 (41.54%) SQL
4 27 (41.54%) Maven
4 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (40.00%) Spring
6 25 (38.46%) TDD
6 25 (38.46%) Hibernate
7 23 (35.38%) CSS
7 23 (35.38%) MVC
7 23 (35.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (32.31%) Web Services
8 21 (32.31%) Degree
9 20 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (30.77%) XML
10 19 (29.23%) UNIX
10 19 (29.23%) J2EE
10 19 (29.23%) SOAP
10 19 (29.23%) Python
11 18 (27.69%) AngularJS
12 17 (26.15%) MySQL
13 16 (24.62%) Ant
13 16 (24.62%) BDD
13 16 (24.62%) Scala
13 16 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (23.08%) Amazon S3

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (21.54%) Tomcat
2 11 (16.92%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (4.62%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
2 15 (23.08%) Amazon S3
2 15 (23.08%) GitHub
2 15 (23.08%) AWS OpsWorks
3 8 (12.31%) SaaS
4 5 (7.69%) Boomi
4 5 (7.69%) iPaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (26.15%) MySQL
3 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (41.54%) Maven
2 16 (24.62%) Ant
3 15 (23.08%) Subversion
4 14 (21.54%) Git (software)
4 14 (21.54%) Jenkins
5 11 (16.92%) TestNG
5 11 (16.92%) DbUnit
5 11 (16.92%) Mockito
6 8 (12.31%) Selenium
7 5 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 4 (6.15%) JIRA
8 4 (6.15%) JBehave
8 4 (6.15%) QUnit
9 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.08%) AnthillPro
10 2 (3.08%) Robotium
10 2 (3.08%) JMeter
10 2 (3.08%) JUnit
10 2 (3.08%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (3.08%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (4.62%) Front Office
1 3 (4.62%) Marketing
2 2 (3.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (70.77%) Developer
2 21 (32.31%) Java Developer
3 15 (23.08%) Full Stack Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Junior Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Junior
7 6 (9.23%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Integration Specialist
9 4 (6.15%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Development Manager
10 3 (4.62%) Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) IT Development Manager
10 3 (4.62%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.62%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Front-End Web Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Agile Test Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) HTML
2 26 (40.00%) Spring
3 25 (38.46%) Hibernate
4 23 (35.38%) CSS
5 21 (32.31%) Web Services
6 20 (30.77%) XML
7 19 (29.23%) SOAP
7 19 (29.23%) J2EE
8 18 (27.69%) AngularJS
9 15 (23.08%) Sass
9 15 (23.08%) jQuery
9 15 (23.08%) Padrino
10 14 (21.54%) Java EE
11 12 (18.46%) Spring MVC
11 12 (18.46%) JPA
12 11 (16.92%) Guice
12 11 (16.92%) GWT
12 11 (16.92%) Apache Camel
13 8 (12.31%) Sinatra
14 7 (10.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.77%) Open Source
3 3 (4.62%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.08%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.08%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
5 1 (1.54%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.54%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.54%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.54%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Linux
2 19 (29.23%) UNIX
3 4 (6.15%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.08%) VMS
4 2 (3.08%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (38.46%) TDD
3 23 (35.38%) MVC
3 23 (35.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (24.62%) BDD
5 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 11 (16.92%) Scrum
6 11 (16.92%) DevOps
7 5 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.15%) OO
8 4 (6.15%) SOA
9 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.62%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.62%) Software Deployment
9 3 (4.62%) Analytics
9 3 (4.62%) User Stories
9 3 (4.62%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) Java
1 39 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (44.62%) Ruby
3 27 (41.54%) SQL
4 19 (29.23%) Python
5 16 (24.62%) Scala
6 14 (21.54%) XPath
7 12 (18.46%) XQuery
7 12 (18.46%) Perl
8 4 (6.15%) VBScript
8 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (32.31%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) PhD
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.08%) Puppet
4 1 (1.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Atomikos
2 10 (15.38%) Google
3 5 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 5 (7.69%) Dell
3 5 (7.69%) Informatica
3 5 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 3 (4.62%) IBM
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.62%) HP
4 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
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