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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 218 - 210
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 6 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% - 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 8
Average salary £32,500 - £30,250
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 - £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 - £31,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3260 3178 3288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.16% 59.20% 58.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2847 2844 2902
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,963 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 4 £31,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £45,000 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (100.00%) PHP
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) MySQL
3 14 (87.50%) Ruby
4 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (81.25%) ActiveMQ
4 13 (81.25%) Hazelcast
5 10 (62.50%) SQL
6 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
6 9 (56.25%) CSS
6 9 (56.25%) Scrum
6 9 (56.25%) HTML
6 9 (56.25%) Degree
6 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
6 9 (56.25%) Kanban
6 9 (56.25%) Open Source
6 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
7 8 (50.00%) RESTful
7 8 (50.00%) Web Development
7 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (50.00%) XML-RPC
7 8 (50.00%) BBC
7 8 (50.00%) Project Management
7 8 (50.00%) Web Services
7 8 (50.00%) XML
7 8 (50.00%) Oracle
7 8 (50.00%) Middleware
7 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon S3
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) MySQL
2 13 (81.25%) Hazelcast
3 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
4 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (31.25%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (6.25%) JasperReports
6 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
6 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Applications Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (50.00%) Middleware
3 8 (50.00%) RESTful
3 8 (50.00%) XML-RPC
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
1 9 (56.25%) Open Source
2 8 (50.00%) BBC
3 1 (6.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) CentOS
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) Kanban
3 8 (50.00%) Web Development
3 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (93.75%) Java
3 14 (87.50%) Ruby
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
7 5 (31.25%) PHP5
8 1 (6.25%) Scala
8 1 (6.25%) Clojure
8 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat