The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 220 206 212
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.058% 0.20% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -3.38%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3467 3053 3201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.21% 58.37% 57.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2978 2744 2902
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Groovy
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Groovy Salary Trend in the South West

Groovy
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Wiltshire -10 2 £40,000 +49.53%
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
4 5 (62.50%) DevOps
5 4 (50.00%) SaaS
5 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (50.00%) Puppet
5 4 (50.00%) Hazelcast
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon S3
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (50.00%) PHP5
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (50.00%) CentOS
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (50.00%) Ruby
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
6 3 (37.50%) Subversion
6 3 (37.50%) Retail
6 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) Hazelcast
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (37.50%) JasperReports
4 1 (12.50%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Sales Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (50.00%) PHP5
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat