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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank - 203 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.098% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £28,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
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
3446 2923 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.10% 57.05% 53.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2609 2791
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,725
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) JasperReports
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) PHP5
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) CentOS
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (33.33%) Hazelcast
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (33.33%) VMware

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) JasperReports
3 2 (33.33%) Hazelcast
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) PHP5
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
Wiltshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago