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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 209 223 207
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 28 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.033% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 0.057% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 6
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.29% +8.12%
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
3370 3508 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.71% 57.21% 58.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2907 3020 2734
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,570 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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 - 22 £50,000 - 4
Dorset - 4 - -
Somerset - 2 £55,000 - 1
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (70.59%) Java
1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Scrum
3 18 (52.94%) Spring
4 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
5 15 (44.12%) Finance
5 15 (44.12%) TDD
6 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
7 13 (38.24%) Perl
7 13 (38.24%) CSS
7 13 (38.24%) Linux
7 13 (38.24%) Python
8 12 (35.29%) JUnit
8 12 (35.29%) Selenium
8 12 (35.29%) Grails
8 12 (35.29%) DevOps
9 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
9 11 (32.35%) Oracle
9 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (32.35%) Java EE
10 10 (29.41%) VMware
10 10 (29.41%) UNIX
10 10 (29.41%) J2EE
10 10 (29.41%) Puppet
10 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
10 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
11 9 (26.47%) EasyMock

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (17.65%) Mule
1 6 (17.65%) Mule ESB
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (26.47%) IaaS
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon S3
4 3 (8.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (8.82%) SaaS
5 2 (5.88%) PaaS
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Hazelcast
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) Redis
3 2 (5.88%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 12 (35.29%) JUnit
2 12 (35.29%) Selenium
3 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
4 9 (26.47%) FishEye
4 9 (26.47%) JIRA
4 9 (26.47%) EasyMock
4 9 (26.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (26.47%) Spock
4 9 (26.47%) Geb
5 8 (23.53%) jMock
5 8 (23.53%) Mockito
6 7 (20.59%) Maven
6 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
7 4 (11.76%) Gradle
8 3 (8.82%) SpecFlow
8 3 (8.82%) WebDriver
8 3 (8.82%) NUnit
8 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
8 3 (8.82%) TestNG
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Lead Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Core Java Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) Spring
2 13 (38.24%) CSS
3 12 (35.29%) Grails
4 11 (32.35%) Java EE
5 10 (29.41%) J2EE
6 9 (26.47%) JSON
6 9 (26.47%) Hibernate
6 9 (26.47%) jQuery
6 9 (26.47%) Apache Camel
7 7 (20.59%) Sensu
8 6 (17.65%) Struts
9 5 (14.71%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (11.76%) Spring Web Flow
10 4 (11.76%) Spring MVC
10 4 (11.76%) HTML
10 4 (11.76%) SOAP
10 4 (11.76%) Thymeleaf
10 4 (11.76%) Spring Integration
10 4 (11.76%) Sass
11 3 (8.82%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) DTV
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) UNIX
3 7 (20.59%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.82%) CentOS
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Scrum
3 15 (44.12%) TDD
4 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (35.29%) DevOps
6 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
7 9 (26.47%) BDD
8 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 6 (17.65%) Web Development
9 5 (14.71%) Automated Testing
10 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 4 (11.76%) MVC
10 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (11.76%) Open Source
11 3 (8.82%) Software Delivery
11 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
11 3 (8.82%) Kanban
11 3 (8.82%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) Perl
2 13 (38.24%) Python
3 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 9 (26.47%) Ruby
5 7 (20.59%) Bourne shell
6 4 (11.76%) C
7 3 (8.82%) C#
7 3 (8.82%) C++
7 3 (8.82%) XQuery
7 3 (8.82%) Tcl
7 3 (8.82%) PHP
7 3 (8.82%) PHP5
8 2 (5.88%) Scala
8 2 (5.88%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) Docker
3 2 (5.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Puppet
2 9 (26.47%) Ansible
3 7 (20.59%) Vagrant
3 7 (20.59%) Nagios
3 7 (20.59%) ZABBIX
4 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.82%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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