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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 83 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 12 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.12% 0.18% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 0.36% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 8
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +21.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £34,100 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £54,900 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
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
584 562 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.63% 50.04% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 531 468 504
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,425
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Torfaen +10 7 £45,000 +42.85%
Cardiff +1 4 £41,000 -28.69%
Newport - 1 £50,000 -
Groovy
Wales

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (90.91%) MongoDB
2 20 (90.91%) Node.js
3 18 (81.82%) HTML
4 14 (63.64%) SQL
5 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
5 13 (59.09%) CSS
5 13 (59.09%) SOAP
5 13 (59.09%) Web Services
5 13 (59.09%) JBoss
5 13 (59.09%) JSF
5 13 (59.09%) Ajax
5 13 (59.09%) Java EE
5 13 (59.09%) JSON
5 13 (59.09%) RESTful
6 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (54.55%) SVG
7 11 (50.00%) Multimedia
8 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
9 8 (36.36%) Spring
9 8 (36.36%) TDD
9 8 (36.36%) Grails
10 7 (31.82%) jQuery
10 7 (31.82%) Web Development
10 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
10 7 (31.82%) MySQL
10 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
10 7 (31.82%) C#
10 7 (31.82%) .NET

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 13 (59.09%) JBoss
2 7 (31.82%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) MongoDB
2 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) CouchDB
4 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Mockito
1 7 (31.82%) Spock
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) MSTest
2 4 (18.18%) NUnit
3 3 (13.64%) JUnit
4 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.09%) JIRA
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) FishEye
5 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 11 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) Node.js
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) Ajax
3 13 (59.09%) CSS
3 13 (59.09%) Java EE
3 13 (59.09%) JSF
3 13 (59.09%) JSON
3 13 (59.09%) RESTful
3 13 (59.09%) SOAP
3 13 (59.09%) Web Services
4 12 (54.55%) SVG
5 8 (36.36%) Grails
5 8 (36.36%) Spring
6 7 (31.82%) .NET
6 7 (31.82%) Apache Cordova
6 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
6 7 (31.82%) jQuery
6 7 (31.82%) React
6 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (22.73%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) Web Development
5 6 (27.27%) OO
5 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) Microservices
6 5 (22.73%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Open Source
8 1 (4.55%) BDD
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.55%) Dependency Management
8 1 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Release Management
8 1 (4.55%) UML
8 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) Objective-C
4 7 (31.82%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.09%) Delphi
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle