The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 56 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.73% 0.18% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Groovy
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
258 359 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 62.77% 65.15% 57.71%
Number of salaries quoted 231 347 356
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Groovy
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Suffolk region.

Groovy Salary Trend in Suffolk

Groovy
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Ipswich - 3 £45,000 -
Bury St Edmunds 0 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Groovy
East of England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 4 (57.14%) Grails
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) J2EE
5 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (42.86%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) Java EE
6 2 (28.57%) Back Office
6 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) Apache
6 2 (28.57%) SOA
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
6 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 2 (28.57%) Scala
6 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
6 2 (28.57%) REST
6 2 (28.57%) Big Data
6 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
6 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Grails
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) Java EE
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) REST
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
6 1 (14.29%) CSS3
6 1 (14.29%) OSGi
6 1 (14.29%) Struts
6 1 (14.29%) J2ME
6 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
1 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby