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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 231 219 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.086% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
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
3215 3311 3229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.43% 56.44% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2766 2851 2893
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -3 4 £57,500 +82.53% 4
Somerset - 1 - - 1
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (89.47%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) Scrum
4 12 (63.16%) Ruby
5 10 (52.63%) Selenium
5 10 (52.63%) Perl
5 10 (52.63%) JUnit
5 10 (52.63%) UNIX
5 10 (52.63%) Python
6 9 (47.37%) C#
6 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
6 9 (47.37%) WebDriver
7 8 (42.11%) Cucumber
7 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
7 8 (42.11%) TestNG
7 8 (42.11%) SpecFlow
7 8 (42.11%) Eclipse
7 8 (42.11%) NUnit
8 7 (36.84%) DevOps
8 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
8 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
9 6 (31.58%) Puppet
9 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (31.58%) VMware
9 6 (31.58%) Linux
10 5 (26.32%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (21.05%) Spring
11 4 (21.05%) Maven

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) SaaS
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon S3
2 4 (21.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (15.79%) IaaS
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
1 4 (21.05%) Hazelcast
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Redis
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Selenium
1 10 (52.63%) JUnit
2 9 (47.37%) WebDriver
3 8 (42.11%) Cucumber
3 8 (42.11%) TestNG
3 8 (42.11%) SpecFlow
3 8 (42.11%) Eclipse
3 8 (42.11%) NUnit
4 4 (21.05%) Maven
5 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
7 1 (5.26%) Spock
7 1 (5.26%) Geb
7 1 (5.26%) FishEye
7 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (5.26%) EasyMock
7 1 (5.26%) JMeter
7 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Test Automation Specialist
1 6 (31.58%) Automation Specialist
1 6 (31.58%) Test Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (21.05%) Spring
3 3 (15.79%) RESTful
3 3 (15.79%) Grails
4 2 (10.53%) Java EE
4 2 (10.53%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) XSLT
4 2 (10.53%) Sensu
5 1 (5.26%) React
5 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
5 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
5 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) Memcached
5 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) DTV
2 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) UNIX
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Fedora
3 4 (21.05%) CentOS
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
5 7 (36.84%) DevOps
5 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
6 4 (21.05%) Kanban
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (5.26%) Microservices
9 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Ruby
3 10 (52.63%) Perl
3 10 (52.63%) Python
4 9 (47.37%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
6 4 (21.05%) PHP5
6 4 (21.05%) PHP
7 3 (15.79%) C++
8 2 (10.53%) XQuery
8 2 (10.53%) Bourne shell
9 1 (5.26%) Clojure
9 1 (5.26%) Scala
9 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
9 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Puppet
2 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (15.79%) Ansible
4 2 (10.53%) Nagios
4 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
4 2 (10.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Blue Town Online
Salary: £44000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 19 days ago