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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 381 397 398
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 61 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.32% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47 33 50
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,223 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
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
10011 10963 12125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.10% 49.72% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8493 9447 10918
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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
(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 -5 28 £42,500 -20.93% 4
East Sussex +15 20 £36,000 +38.46%
Surrey - 6 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire +13 3 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Berkshire +7 3 £50,000 +1.01%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £30,000 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 101 (92.66%) Java
2 86 (78.90%) Maven
3 85 (77.98%) Spring
4 80 (73.39%) MVC
5 66 (60.55%) JavaScript
6 53 (48.62%) Hibernate
7 51 (46.79%) HTML
8 49 (44.95%) Web Services
9 47 (43.12%) J2EE
10 46 (42.20%) TDD
11 45 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (38.53%) Spring MVC
13 40 (36.70%) Subversion
14 39 (35.78%) Jenkins
15 38 (34.86%) XML
16 36 (33.03%) SQL
17 35 (32.11%) TestNG
17 35 (32.11%) RESTful
17 35 (32.11%) Mockito
18 34 (31.19%) DbUnit
18 34 (31.19%) Apache ServiceMix
18 34 (31.19%) GWT
18 34 (31.19%) Software Engineering
18 34 (31.19%) Ant
18 34 (31.19%) SOAP
19 33 (30.28%) Degree
20 29 (26.61%) CSS
21 28 (25.69%) Velocity
21 28 (25.69%) Java EE
22 27 (24.77%) Scala

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 34 (31.19%) Apache ServiceMix
2 21 (19.27%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.34%) Apache
4 4 (3.67%) Liferay
4 4 (3.67%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) SaaS
2 4 (3.67%) GitHub
3 3 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.43%) MySQL
2 17 (15.60%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (7.34%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.34%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.75%) Big Data
5 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 86 (78.90%) Maven
2 40 (36.70%) Subversion
3 39 (35.78%) Jenkins
4 35 (32.11%) Mockito
4 35 (32.11%) TestNG
5 34 (31.19%) Ant
5 34 (31.19%) DbUnit
6 23 (21.10%) JUnit
7 22 (20.18%) JIRA
8 20 (18.35%) Git (software)
8 20 (18.35%) Gradle
9 16 (14.68%) QUnit
9 16 (14.68%) Selenium
10 6 (5.50%) Eclipse
11 4 (3.67%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.83%) Hudson
12 2 (1.83%) Eclipse RCP
13 1 (0.92%) Hamcrest
13 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (6.42%) Front Office
2 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Finance
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (77.98%) Developer
2 72 (66.06%) Java Developer
3 29 (26.61%) Senior Developer
4 22 (20.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (15.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 14 (12.84%) Web Developer
7 12 (11.01%) Development Manager
7 12 (11.01%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) IT Development Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Software Manager
9 5 (4.59%) J2EE Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Software Development Manager
10 4 (3.67%) Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (77.98%) Spring
2 53 (48.62%) Hibernate
3 51 (46.79%) HTML
4 49 (44.95%) Web Services
5 47 (43.12%) J2EE
6 42 (38.53%) Spring MVC
7 38 (34.86%) XML
8 35 (32.11%) RESTful
9 34 (31.19%) GWT
9 34 (31.19%) SOAP
10 29 (26.61%) CSS
11 28 (25.69%) Java EE
11 28 (25.69%) Velocity
12 26 (23.85%) jQuery
13 24 (22.02%) Ajax
14 17 (15.60%) JDBC
14 17 (15.60%) JPA
14 17 (15.60%) JSON
14 17 (15.60%) Guice
14 17 (15.60%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.93%) Open Source
3 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.42%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.75%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.83%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.51%) Linux
2 17 (15.60%) UNIX
3 4 (3.67%) Solaris
4 2 (1.83%) Android
4 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (73.39%) MVC
2 46 (42.20%) TDD
3 45 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (31.19%) Software Engineering
5 18 (16.51%) SOA
6 11 (10.09%) OO
7 9 (8.26%) Scrum
8 8 (7.34%) Extreme Programming
8 8 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (6.42%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.42%) Resource Management
9 7 (6.42%) Analytics
9 7 (6.42%) Web Analytics
9 7 (6.42%) Regression Testing
10 6 (5.50%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.50%) Pair Programming
11 5 (4.59%) SEO
11 5 (4.59%) BDD
12 4 (3.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (92.66%) Java
2 66 (60.55%) JavaScript
3 36 (33.03%) SQL
4 27 (24.77%) Scala
5 17 (15.60%) XQuery
5 17 (15.60%) Ruby
5 17 (15.60%) XPath
5 17 (15.60%) Perl
6 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.83%) PHP
8 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.92%) Python
8 1 (0.92%) C
8 1 (0.92%) C#
8 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (30.28%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (22.94%) Google
2 17 (15.60%) Atomikos
3 4 (3.67%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (0.92%) Zend
4 1 (0.92%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle
4 1 (0.92%) Adobe
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