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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 231 230 214
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 19 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.064% 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.11% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3413 3541 3084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.85% 57.09% 58.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2929 3031 2789
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 £26,000 £26,000
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 1 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 1 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 - 16 £50,000 - 3
Dorset - 2 - -
Somerset - 1 - - 1
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 20 (71.43%) Java
1 20 (71.43%) Scrum
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Perl
2 13 (46.43%) Python
3 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 12 (42.86%) Ruby
3 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (39.29%) Spring
4 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
4 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
4 11 (39.29%) TDD
5 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) UNIX
5 10 (35.71%) JUnit
5 10 (35.71%) Selenium
5 10 (35.71%) DevOps
6 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
6 9 (32.14%) Cucumber
6 9 (32.14%) Puppet
6 9 (32.14%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (28.57%) Grails
8 7 (25.00%) CSS
8 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (21.43%) J2EE
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle
9 6 (21.43%) Java EE

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Mule
3 2 (7.14%) Mule ESB
4 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) IaaS
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 4 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (14.29%) SaaS
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Hazelcast
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Redis
3 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (35.71%) JUnit
2 10 (35.71%) Selenium
3 9 (32.14%) Cucumber
4 5 (17.86%) FishEye
4 5 (17.86%) SpecFlow
4 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
4 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 5 (17.86%) Spock
4 5 (17.86%) Geb
4 5 (17.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (17.86%) TestNG
4 5 (17.86%) EasyMock
4 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
4 5 (17.86%) NUnit
4 5 (17.86%) Maven
4 5 (17.86%) JIRA
5 4 (14.29%) jMock
5 4 (14.29%) Mockito
6 2 (7.14%) Gradle
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) Spring
2 8 (28.57%) Grails
3 7 (25.00%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) J2EE
4 6 (21.43%) Java EE
5 5 (17.86%) JSON
5 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
5 5 (17.86%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) Apache Camel
5 5 (17.86%) Sensu
6 3 (10.71%) Twisted
6 3 (10.71%) REST
6 3 (10.71%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) Middleware
7 2 (7.14%) HTML
7 2 (7.14%) SOAP
7 2 (7.14%) Struts
7 2 (7.14%) Spring Web Flow
7 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) DTV
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) UNIX
3 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
4 4 (14.29%) CentOS
4 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (71.43%) Scrum
2 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (39.29%) TDD
3 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
4 10 (35.71%) DevOps
5 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 5 (17.86%) BDD
8 4 (14.29%) Open Source
8 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Kanban
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
9 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
9 3 (10.71%) OO
9 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) Perl
2 13 (46.43%) Python
3 12 (42.86%) Ruby
4 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
5 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.86%) C#
6 5 (17.86%) Bourne shell
7 4 (14.29%) PHP5
7 4 (14.29%) PHP
8 3 (10.71%) XQuery
8 3 (10.71%) Tcl
8 3 (10.71%) C++
9 2 (7.14%) C
10 1 (3.57%) Scala
10 1 (3.57%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Ansible
3 5 (17.86%) Vagrant
3 5 (17.86%) Nagios
3 5 (17.86%) ZABBIX
4 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) VMware
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.71%) TIBCO
4 3 (10.71%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Salary competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Salary competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago