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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 228 226 226
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 11 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.24% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.41% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 2
Average salary £36,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.52% +27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
3456 3381 3337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.22% 57.97% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3027 2998 3007
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +1 9 £33,000 -42.60% 2
Somerset +9 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £37,500 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) OO
4 7 (50.00%) Ruby
5 6 (42.86%) JUnit
5 6 (42.86%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) C++
6 5 (35.71%) MySQL
6 5 (35.71%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) XSLT
6 5 (35.71%) Spring
6 5 (35.71%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) Grails
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
6 5 (35.71%) RESTful
6 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
7 4 (28.57%) PHP5
7 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 4 (28.57%) SaaS
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) Maven
7 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 4 (28.57%) PHP
7 4 (28.57%) XQuery
8 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
8 3 (21.43%) Python
8 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
8 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 3 (21.43%) UNIX

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (21.43%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon S3
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) Hazelcast
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JUnit
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
3 4 (28.57%) Maven
4 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
4 3 (21.43%) NUnit
4 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
4 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
4 3 (21.43%) TestNG
5 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.14%) WATIR
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) XSLT
1 5 (35.71%) Spring
1 5 (35.71%) Grails
1 5 (35.71%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) Struts
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.14%) YUI
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) CentOS
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) DevOps
7 2 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
8 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
8 1 (7.14%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Ruby
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) PHP5
4 4 (28.57%) XQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
5 3 (21.43%) Perl
5 3 (21.43%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 1 (7.14%) Scala
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Zend
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago