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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 385 387 382
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 53 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.38% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 58
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
10244 10593 12209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.55% 50.02% 53.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8811 8990 11136
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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
Hampshire -13 25 £42,500 -22.72% 1
East Sussex +2 14 £36,000 +38.46%
Oxfordshire - 6 £67,500 - 2
Berkshire +4 5 £52,500 +12.90%
Surrey -4 2 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 91 (89.22%) Java
2 77 (75.49%) Spring
2 77 (75.49%) Maven
3 71 (69.61%) MVC
4 64 (62.75%) JavaScript
5 53 (51.96%) Hibernate
6 49 (48.04%) J2EE
6 49 (48.04%) Web Services
7 43 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (41.18%) Subversion
9 41 (40.20%) HTML
9 41 (40.20%) TDD
10 39 (38.24%) Jenkins
11 38 (37.25%) SQL
12 35 (34.31%) Degree
12 35 (34.31%) Spring MVC
13 33 (32.35%) XML
13 33 (32.35%) TestNG
13 33 (32.35%) Mockito
14 32 (31.37%) Software Engineering
14 32 (31.37%) GWT
14 32 (31.37%) DbUnit
14 32 (31.37%) Apache ServiceMix
15 30 (29.41%) CSS
16 28 (27.45%) Velocity
16 28 (27.45%) RESTful
17 27 (26.47%) Ant
17 27 (26.47%) SOAP
18 26 (25.49%) Ajax
19 25 (24.51%) Google

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 32 (31.37%) Apache ServiceMix
2 23 (22.55%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.80%) Apache
4 4 (3.92%) Liferay
4 4 (3.92%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) SaaS
1 7 (6.86%) GitHub
2 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.53%) MySQL
2 18 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.94%) Big Data
6 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.96%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.98%) SQLite
8 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 77 (75.49%) Maven
2 42 (41.18%) Subversion
3 39 (38.24%) Jenkins
4 33 (32.35%) Mockito
4 33 (32.35%) TestNG
5 32 (31.37%) DbUnit
6 27 (26.47%) Ant
7 22 (21.57%) JUnit
7 22 (21.57%) Git (software)
8 21 (20.59%) JIRA
9 20 (19.61%) Gradle
10 11 (10.78%) Selenium
11 9 (8.82%) QUnit
12 5 (4.90%) Eclipse
13 4 (3.92%) IntelliJ
14 2 (1.96%) AnthillPro
14 2 (1.96%) JBehave
14 2 (1.96%) Hudson
14 2 (1.96%) Artifactory
15 1 (0.98%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 7 (6.86%) Front Office
2 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.96%) Advertising
3 2 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 86 (84.31%) Developer
2 68 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 28 (27.45%) Senior Developer
4 21 (20.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 14 (13.73%) Web Developer
7 12 (11.76%) Development Manager
7 12 (11.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (6.86%) IT Development Manager
9 6 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.90%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Software Development Manager
10 5 (4.90%) Software Manager
10 5 (4.90%) Java Web Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Front-End Web Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Agile Java Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Software Engineer
13 2 (1.96%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (75.49%) Spring
2 53 (51.96%) Hibernate
3 49 (48.04%) Web Services
3 49 (48.04%) J2EE
4 41 (40.20%) HTML
5 35 (34.31%) Spring MVC
6 33 (32.35%) XML
7 32 (31.37%) GWT
8 30 (29.41%) CSS
9 28 (27.45%) Velocity
9 28 (27.45%) RESTful
10 27 (26.47%) SOAP
11 26 (25.49%) Ajax
12 25 (24.51%) Java EE
12 25 (24.51%) jQuery
13 19 (18.63%) JDBC
14 18 (17.65%) Guice
14 18 (17.65%) Apache Camel
15 17 (16.67%) JPA
16 16 (15.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Computer Science
1 15 (14.71%) Open Source
2 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.94%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.98%) Linked Data
5 1 (0.98%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.59%) Linux
2 19 (18.63%) UNIX
3 4 (3.92%) Solaris
4 2 (1.96%) VMS
4 2 (1.96%) Android
4 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (69.61%) MVC
2 43 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (40.20%) TDD
4 32 (31.37%) Software Engineering
5 11 (10.78%) OO
6 10 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (8.82%) Scrum
7 9 (8.82%) SOA
8 7 (6.86%) Regression Testing
8 7 (6.86%) Resource Management
8 7 (6.86%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.88%) DevOps
9 6 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.90%) Pair Programming
10 5 (4.90%) Analytics
10 5 (4.90%) BDD
10 5 (4.90%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (3.92%) Web Application Development
11 4 (3.92%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 91 (89.22%) Java
2 64 (62.75%) JavaScript
3 38 (37.25%) SQL
4 25 (24.51%) Scala
5 22 (21.57%) Ruby
6 19 (18.63%) XPath
6 19 (18.63%) XQuery
7 17 (16.67%) Perl
8 6 (5.88%) Python
9 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.96%) VBScript
10 2 (1.96%) PHP
11 1 (0.98%) C#
11 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (34.31%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.94%) Ansible
2 2 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Google
2 18 (17.65%) Atomikos
3 4 (3.92%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle
5 1 (0.98%) Adobe
5 1 (0.98%) Zend
5 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
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Hampshire
Gold Group
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