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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 391 351 384
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +33
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 45 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.54% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 50
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
10029 10059 11765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.33% 49.90% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8712 8521 10719
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 £60,000 £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 26 January 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 January 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
Hampshire -17 17 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 10 £67,500 - 2
East Sussex -10 8 £36,000 +38.46% 1
Berkshire -7 6 £52,500 +12.90% 3
Surrey -9 3 £40,000 -17.94%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 83 (81.37%) Java
2 71 (69.61%) Maven
3 70 (68.63%) Spring
4 68 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 64 (62.75%) MVC
6 50 (49.02%) Web Services
7 48 (47.06%) J2EE
7 48 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (46.08%) Hibernate
9 45 (44.12%) TDD
10 44 (43.14%) SQL
11 42 (41.18%) HTML
12 40 (39.22%) Subversion
13 35 (34.31%) Degree
14 34 (33.33%) Spring MVC
14 34 (33.33%) Software Engineering
15 33 (32.35%) CSS
15 33 (32.35%) Jenkins
16 31 (30.39%) XML
17 30 (29.41%) MySQL
18 28 (27.45%) SOAP
18 28 (27.45%) Ruby
18 28 (27.45%) RESTful
18 28 (27.45%) Mockito
19 27 (26.47%) DbUnit
19 27 (26.47%) TestNG
19 27 (26.47%) Apache ServiceMix
19 27 (26.47%) Velocity
19 27 (26.47%) GWT
20 26 (25.49%) Ant

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 27 (26.47%) Apache ServiceMix
2 22 (21.57%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.82%) Apache
4 3 (2.94%) Liferay
4 3 (2.94%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.76%) GitHub
2 9 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (8.82%) Amazon S3
2 9 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.86%) SaaS
4 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.41%) MySQL
2 21 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.94%) 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 71 (69.61%) Maven
2 40 (39.22%) Subversion
3 33 (32.35%) Jenkins
4 28 (27.45%) Mockito
5 27 (26.47%) DbUnit
5 27 (26.47%) TestNG
6 26 (25.49%) Ant
7 21 (20.59%) Git (software)
8 20 (19.61%) JUnit
8 20 (19.61%) JIRA
9 19 (18.63%) Gradle
10 10 (9.80%) Selenium
11 8 (7.84%) QUnit
12 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.94%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.96%) AnthillPro
13 2 (1.96%) JBehave
13 2 (1.96%) Artifactory
13 2 (1.96%) Hudson
13 2 (1.96%) SoapUI
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 85 (83.33%) Developer
2 60 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 27 (26.47%) Senior Developer
4 20 (19.61%) 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%) Junior
10 5 (4.90%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Software Development Manager
10 5 (4.90%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Software Manager
10 5 (4.90%) Java Web Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Agile Java Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (68.63%) Spring
2 50 (49.02%) Web Services
3 48 (47.06%) J2EE
4 47 (46.08%) Hibernate
5 42 (41.18%) HTML
6 34 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 33 (32.35%) CSS
8 31 (30.39%) XML
9 28 (27.45%) SOAP
9 28 (27.45%) RESTful
10 27 (26.47%) Velocity
10 27 (26.47%) GWT
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%) AngularJS
15 17 (16.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 14 (13.73%) Open Source
3 7 (6.86%) N-Tier
4 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.94%) Grid Computing
5 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) User Experience
6 1 (0.98%) Linked Data
6 1 (0.98%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.98%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.53%) Linux
2 22 (21.57%) UNIX
3 3 (2.94%) Android
3 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.94%) Solaris
4 2 (1.96%) VMS
5 1 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (62.75%) MVC
2 48 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (44.12%) TDD
4 34 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 16 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (11.76%) Scrum
7 11 (10.78%) OO
7 11 (10.78%) BDD
8 9 (8.82%) DevOps
8 9 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.82%) Regression Testing
9 8 (7.84%) SOA
10 7 (6.86%) Resource Management
10 7 (6.86%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.88%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.90%) Analytics
13 4 (3.92%) Web Analytics
13 4 (3.92%) Extreme Programming
13 4 (3.92%) Pair Programming
14 3 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 83 (81.37%) Java
2 68 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 44 (43.14%) SQL
4 28 (27.45%) Ruby
5 24 (23.53%) Scala
6 19 (18.63%) XPath
6 19 (18.63%) XQuery
7 17 (16.67%) Perl
8 12 (11.76%) 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 9 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.94%) Ansible
3 2 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (21.57%) Google
2 18 (17.65%) Atomikos
3 3 (2.94%) 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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Posted: 6 hours ago
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