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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 394 383 400
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 48 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 42
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
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
10756 10387 11449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.67% 48.88% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9087 9119 10227
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Surrey +4 18 £57,500 -16.36%
Hampshire -11 18 £45,000 -
Berkshire -1 8 £70,000 +27.27%
East Sussex - 4 - - 1
Oxfordshire -4 1 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 98 (95.15%) Java
2 80 (77.67%) MVC
2 80 (77.67%) Spring
3 69 (66.99%) Maven
4 56 (54.37%) JavaScript
5 53 (51.46%) Jenkins
6 51 (49.51%) HTML
7 46 (44.66%) Hibernate
8 43 (41.75%) TDD
9 41 (39.81%) TestNG
10 37 (35.92%) DbUnit
10 37 (35.92%) Mockito
10 37 (35.92%) Apache ServiceMix
10 37 (35.92%) GWT
11 33 (32.04%) JIRA
11 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (32.04%) Web Services
12 31 (30.10%) Apache
12 31 (30.10%) Eclipse
12 31 (30.10%) Subversion
13 30 (29.13%) J2EE
14 29 (28.16%) XML
14 29 (28.16%) RESTful
15 28 (27.18%) JUnit
16 27 (26.21%) MongoDB
17 25 (24.27%) Scala
17 25 (24.27%) SQL
17 25 (24.27%) Velocity
18 24 (23.30%) MySQL
18 24 (23.30%) Gradle

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 37 (35.92%) Apache ServiceMix
2 31 (30.10%) Apache
3 20 (19.42%) Tomcat
4 15 (14.56%) Alfresco
4 15 (14.56%) Liferay
5 1 (0.97%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.59%) GitHub
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) HTTP
2 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.21%) MongoDB
2 24 (23.30%) MySQL
3 14 (13.59%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (4.85%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 69 (66.99%) Maven
2 53 (51.46%) Jenkins
3 41 (39.81%) TestNG
4 37 (35.92%) DbUnit
4 37 (35.92%) Mockito
5 33 (32.04%) JIRA
6 31 (30.10%) Subversion
6 31 (30.10%) Eclipse
7 28 (27.18%) JUnit
8 24 (23.30%) Gradle
9 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
10 16 (15.53%) IntelliJ
11 13 (12.62%) Ant
12 8 (7.77%) Selenium
12 8 (7.77%) QUnit
13 5 (4.85%) Bugzilla
14 4 (3.88%) Mercurial
14 4 (3.88%) Eclipse RCP
15 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
16 1 (0.97%) Hudson
General
1 8 (7.77%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Advertising
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (80.58%) Developer
2 69 (66.99%) Java Developer
3 9 (8.74%) J2EE Developer
3 9 (8.74%) Senior Developer
3 9 (8.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (6.80%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (6.80%) Software Engineer
5 6 (5.83%) Technical Leader
6 5 (4.85%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.85%) Technical Manager
7 4 (3.88%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.88%) Analyst
7 4 (3.88%) Web Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Java Web Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Junior
8 3 (2.91%) Junior Java Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (77.67%) Spring
2 51 (49.51%) HTML
3 46 (44.66%) Hibernate
4 37 (35.92%) GWT
5 33 (32.04%) Web Services
6 30 (29.13%) J2EE
7 29 (28.16%) XML
7 29 (28.16%) RESTful
8 25 (24.27%) Velocity
9 22 (21.36%) Spring MVC
10 18 (17.48%) Guice
10 18 (17.48%) Apache Camel
11 16 (15.53%) Struts
11 16 (15.53%) Servlets
12 15 (14.56%) CSS
12 15 (14.56%) XSLT
12 15 (14.56%) XHTML
12 15 (14.56%) JSR 168
12 15 (14.56%) jQuery
13 12 (11.65%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) Open Source
2 2 (1.94%) Web 2.0
3 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.53%) Linux
2 15 (14.56%) Solaris
3 10 (9.71%) CentOS
4 4 (3.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (77.67%) MVC
2 43 (41.75%) TDD
3 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.45%) Extreme Programming
5 18 (17.48%) Pair Programming
5 18 (17.48%) Software Engineering
6 16 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (14.56%) Functional Testing
8 14 (13.59%) Web Application Development
9 11 (10.68%) BDD
10 10 (9.71%) SOA
11 9 (8.74%) E-Commerce
11 9 (8.74%) Scrum
12 7 (6.80%) Automated Testing
12 7 (6.80%) OO
12 7 (6.80%) Quality Management
13 6 (5.83%) UML
14 5 (4.85%) Data Modelling
14 5 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
15 4 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 98 (95.15%) Java
2 56 (54.37%) JavaScript
3 25 (24.27%) SQL
3 25 (24.27%) Scala
4 11 (10.68%) Ruby
5 9 (8.74%) Perl
6 6 (5.83%) PHP
7 5 (4.85%) C#
8 4 (3.88%) XPath
8 4 (3.88%) XQuery
9 2 (1.94%) Python
9 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.97%) C
10 1 (0.97%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Degree
2 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) CITP
3 1 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.97%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (0.97%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.97%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Google
2 18 (17.48%) Atomikos
3 15 (14.56%) GigaSpaces
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle
5 1 (0.97%) JBoss
5 1 (0.97%) Sun
5 1 (0.97%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.97%) Zend
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