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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 55 51 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.12% 1.73% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 2.41% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
311 332 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 58.24% 71.71% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 258 266 346
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 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
Ipswich -1 6 £40,000 -36.00%
Groovy
East of England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) SOAP
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
1 17 (100.00%) SOA
1 17 (100.00%) Ajax
1 17 (100.00%) jQuery
1 17 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 17 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 17 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 17 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 17 (100.00%) REST
1 17 (100.00%) Big Data
1 17 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 17 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 16 (94.12%) Apache Camel
2 16 (94.12%) OSGi
3 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (82.35%) TDD
3 14 (82.35%) IBM
3 14 (82.35%) Tomcat
3 14 (82.35%) Java
3 14 (82.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (82.35%) WebLogic
3 14 (82.35%) WebSphere
3 14 (82.35%) Java EE
4 13 (76.47%) DataPower
5 12 (70.59%) Spring
5 12 (70.59%) Oracle
5 12 (70.59%) JBoss
5 12 (70.59%) Oracle Application Server

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 14 (82.35%) WebSphere
2 14 (82.35%) WebSphere Application Server
2 14 (82.35%) WebLogic
2 14 (82.35%) Tomcat
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (70.59%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 17 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 17 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 17 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 17 (100.00%) Big Data
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
1 11 (64.71%) Subversion
2 9 (52.94%) SoapUI
2 9 (52.94%) Gradle
3 6 (35.29%) Maven
4 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Java Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Integration Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 3 (17.65%) Java Team Leader
4 3 (17.65%) Java Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Java Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Middleware Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Middleware Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) SOAP
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
1 17 (100.00%) Ajax
1 17 (100.00%) jQuery
1 17 (100.00%) REST
2 16 (94.12%) OSGi
2 16 (94.12%) Apache Camel
3 14 (82.35%) Java EE
4 12 (70.59%) Spring
5 11 (64.71%) XML
6 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
6 9 (52.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (17.65%) Middleware
7 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 3 (17.65%) JSF
7 3 (17.65%) JSP
8 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (5.88%) CSS3
8 1 (5.88%) HTML5
8 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) DataPower
2 3 (17.65%) Open Source
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) SOA
1 17 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) TDD
3 9 (52.94%) Integration Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Scala
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) IBM
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle