The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 94 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 6 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.50% 2.18% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 5.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Groovy
Wales

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
576 431 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.28% 42.76% 56.16%
Number of salaries quoted 509 382 531
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Groovy
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the South Wales region.

Groovy Salary Trend in South Wales

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 7 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Product Management
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Bug Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) BDD

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Product Management
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Bug Management
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago