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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 82 92 72
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 10 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.90% 0.63% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% 1.22% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 22
Median salary £38,000 £31,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.63% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £36,350
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,750 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +7.30%
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
553 655 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.60% 51.94% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 516 563 498
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Groovy Salary Histogram in South Wales

Groovy
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 5 £32,000 -
Torfaen +6 4 £42,500 +34.92%
Newport +6 1 £50,000 +23.45%
Groovy
Wales

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 14 (73.68%) MongoDB
3 14 (73.68%) Node.js
4 13 (68.42%) Web Services
5 11 (57.89%) JSF
5 11 (57.89%) Ajax
5 11 (57.89%) Java EE
5 11 (57.89%) SVG
5 11 (57.89%) JBoss
5 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 11 (57.89%) CSS
5 11 (57.89%) SOAP
5 11 (57.89%) JSON
5 11 (57.89%) RESTful
6 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
6 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (52.63%) Multimedia
7 5 (26.32%) Scrum
7 5 (26.32%) TDD
7 5 (26.32%) Spring
7 5 (26.32%) Perl
7 5 (26.32%) Python
7 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
7 5 (26.32%) Grails
7 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
8 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
8 4 (21.05%) BDD
8 4 (21.05%) Linux

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (57.89%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.53%) tcpdump
1 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) CouchDB
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) Mockito
3 3 (15.79%) Selenium
3 3 (15.79%) Spock
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (10.53%) FishEye
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) JMeter
4 2 (10.53%) Maven
4 2 (10.53%) MSTest
4 2 (10.53%) NUnit
4 2 (10.53%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) TestLink
4 2 (10.53%) The Grinder
4 2 (10.53%) VersionOne
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 10 (52.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) HTML
1 14 (73.68%) Node.js
2 13 (68.42%) Web Services
3 11 (57.89%) Ajax
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) Java EE
3 11 (57.89%) JSF
3 11 (57.89%) JSON
3 11 (57.89%) RESTful
3 11 (57.89%) SOAP
3 11 (57.89%) SVG
4 5 (26.32%) Grails
4 5 (26.32%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (15.79%) D3.js
5 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.53%) Statistics
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) CentOS
2 2 (10.53%) Debian
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 3 (15.79%) Microservices
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) API Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
5 2 (10.53%) Dependency Management
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (10.53%) Product Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
4 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 5 (26.32%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) Delphi
5 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) Perforce
1 2 (10.53%) Red Hat