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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 238 214 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.097% 0.10% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
3368 3191 3183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.48% 55.84% 59.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2871 2775 2847
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,864
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015. 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 0 5 £50,000 +58.73% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (75.00%) Scrum
4 13 (65.00%) Ruby
5 11 (55.00%) C#
5 11 (55.00%) JUnit
6 10 (50.00%) Selenium
6 10 (50.00%) WebDriver
7 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
7 9 (45.00%) Performance Testing
8 8 (40.00%) NUnit
8 8 (40.00%) Perl
8 8 (40.00%) UNIX
8 8 (40.00%) Python
8 8 (40.00%) Eclipse
8 8 (40.00%) TestNG
8 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
8 8 (40.00%) SpecFlow
9 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (35.00%) OO
10 6 (30.00%) C++
10 6 (30.00%) MySQL
11 5 (25.00%) RESTful
11 5 (25.00%) SaaS
11 5 (25.00%) Spring
11 5 (25.00%) Grails
11 5 (25.00%) PHP5
11 5 (25.00%) XML
11 5 (25.00%) XSLT
11 5 (25.00%) PHP

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) SaaS
2 4 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) Hazelcast
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) JUnit
2 10 (50.00%) Selenium
2 10 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 8 (40.00%) TestNG
3 8 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (40.00%) NUnit
4 4 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) WATIR
5 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Electronics
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Test Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Automation Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
7 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) XML
1 5 (25.00%) XSLT
1 5 (25.00%) Spring
1 5 (25.00%) Grails
1 5 (25.00%) RESTful
2 4 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) Struts
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.00%) YUI
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) DTV
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Fedora
2 4 (20.00%) CentOS
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) Performance Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (35.00%) OO
4 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Kanban
6 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (10.00%) OOP
7 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
8 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
8 1 (5.00%) BDD
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) Ruby
3 11 (55.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) Perl
4 8 (40.00%) Python
5 6 (30.00%) C++
6 5 (25.00%) PHP
6 5 (25.00%) PHP5
7 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (20.00%) XQuery
8 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (10.00%) SQL
10 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
10 1 (5.00%) Scala
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Zend
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago