The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 228 211 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.049% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.089% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3357 2940 3050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.37% 57.48% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2909 2641 2745
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 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
Bristol -4 3 £45,000 -21.73%
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
5 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 3 (42.86%) Subversion
5 3 (42.86%) JasperReports
5 3 (42.86%) Ruby
5 3 (42.86%) Hazelcast
5 3 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (42.86%) SaaS
5 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 3 (42.86%) PHP5
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
5 3 (42.86%) CentOS
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (42.86%) Amazon S3
5 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (28.57%) Kanban
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon S3
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) JasperReports
2 3 (42.86%) Hazelcast
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) PHP5
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) SAP