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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 244 232 232
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 10 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.33% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 5
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3278 3357 3192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.17% 55.95% 58.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2834 2990 2853
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016. 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 -16 4 £43,000 -9.47%
Somerset - 1 £52,500 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 38 (92.68%) Java
2 35 (85.37%) TDD
3 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (82.93%) Spring
3 34 (82.93%) JavaScript
4 27 (65.85%) JSON
4 27 (65.85%) Apache Camel
5 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (58.54%) Scala
5 24 (58.54%) Open Source
6 23 (56.10%) Scrum
6 23 (56.10%) ActiveMQ
6 23 (56.10%) AngularJS
7 20 (48.78%) Spring Integration
7 20 (48.78%) REST
8 19 (46.34%) MongoDB
9 18 (43.90%) Clojure
9 18 (43.90%) Web Services
10 16 (39.02%) HTML
10 16 (39.02%) DSDM
10 16 (39.02%) Pair Programming
10 16 (39.02%) MVC
10 16 (39.02%) HTML5
10 16 (39.02%) NoSQL
11 15 (36.59%) XML
11 15 (36.59%) OO
12 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
13 12 (29.27%) RESTful
14 11 (26.83%) SaaS
14 11 (26.83%) Spring MVC

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (12.20%) Node.js
2 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.76%) Alfresco
3 4 (9.76%) Mule
3 4 (9.76%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) SaaS
2 7 (17.07%) IaaS
2 7 (17.07%) PaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) MongoDB
2 16 (39.02%) NoSQL
3 11 (26.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (26.83%) Neo4j
4 7 (17.07%) Couchbase
4 7 (17.07%) Redis
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.44%) Big Data
6 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.76%) EasyMock
2 4 (9.76%) FishEye
2 4 (9.76%) Geb
2 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 4 (9.76%) jMock
2 4 (9.76%) JUnit
2 4 (9.76%) Mockito
2 4 (9.76%) Selenium
2 4 (9.76%) Spock
General
1 7 (17.07%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Games
2 4 (9.76%) Publishing
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
1 33 (80.49%) Java Developer
2 24 (58.54%) Senior Developer
2 24 (58.54%) Senior Java Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Agile Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Agile Java Developer
4 11 (26.83%) Software Engineer
5 10 (24.39%) Lead Developer
6 7 (17.07%) Lead Software Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Senior Agile Developer
6 7 (17.07%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Java Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Lead Java Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Lead Software Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Java Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) Spring
2 27 (65.85%) Apache Camel
2 27 (65.85%) JSON
3 23 (56.10%) ActiveMQ
3 23 (56.10%) AngularJS
4 20 (48.78%) REST
4 20 (48.78%) Spring Integration
5 18 (43.90%) Web Services
6 16 (39.02%) HTML
6 16 (39.02%) HTML5
7 15 (36.59%) XML
8 12 (29.27%) RESTful
9 11 (26.83%) Grails
9 11 (26.83%) GWT
9 11 (26.83%) J2EE
9 11 (26.83%) Java EE
9 11 (26.83%) Spring MVC
9 11 (26.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (17.07%) Play Framework
10 7 (17.07%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Blog
2 1 (2.44%) Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) TDD
2 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (58.54%) Open Source
4 23 (56.10%) Scrum
5 16 (39.02%) DSDM
5 16 (39.02%) MVC
5 16 (39.02%) Pair Programming
6 15 (36.59%) OO
7 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
8 11 (26.83%) DevOps
8 11 (26.83%) Microservices
8 11 (26.83%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (26.83%) RUP
9 10 (24.39%) Automated Testing
10 7 (17.07%) API Development
10 7 (17.07%) Functional Testing
10 7 (17.07%) High Availability
10 7 (17.07%) SOA
11 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) Java
2 34 (82.93%) JavaScript
3 24 (58.54%) Scala
4 18 (43.90%) Clojure
5 4 (9.76%) XPath
6 3 (7.32%) C++
6 3 (7.32%) Perl
6 3 (7.32%) Python
6 3 (7.32%) Ruby
6 3 (7.32%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (4.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Twitter
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 7 (17.07%) ATG