The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 206 200 216
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 11 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.24% 0.064% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 5
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
Groovy
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2395 2304 2888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 51.56% 49.42% 55.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2004 2008 2588
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Groovy
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Surrey

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Surrey

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 31 (100.00%) Spring
1 31 (100.00%) Maven
1 31 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 30 (96.77%) Apache ServiceMix
2 30 (96.77%) DbUnit
2 30 (96.77%) Mockito
2 30 (96.77%) GWT
2 30 (96.77%) TestNG
2 30 (96.77%) MVC
3 22 (70.97%) Google
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) Apache Camel
5 8 (25.81%) Atomikos
5 8 (25.81%) Guice
6 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (9.68%) JFace
7 3 (9.68%) Eclipse RCP
7 3 (9.68%) SWT
7 3 (9.68%) JIRA
7 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
7 3 (9.68%) JUnit
8 1 (3.23%) JSP
8 1 (3.23%) Apache
8 1 (3.23%) Ant
8 1 (3.23%) Workflow
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Subversion
8 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 30 (96.77%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
Development Applications
1 31 (100.00%) Maven
1 31 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 30 (96.77%) DbUnit
2 30 (96.77%) Mockito
2 30 (96.77%) TestNG
3 3 (9.68%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (9.68%) JIRA
3 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.68%) JUnit
4 1 (3.23%) Ant
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
1 26 (83.87%) Java Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 31 (100.00%) Spring
2 30 (96.77%) GWT
3 8 (25.81%) Apache Camel
3 8 (25.81%) Guice
4 3 (9.68%) JFace
4 3 (9.68%) SWT
5 1 (3.23%) JSP
5 1 (3.23%) Spring Security
5 1 (3.23%) Grails
5 1 (3.23%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) MVC
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.23%) Workflow
3 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Google
2 8 (25.81%) Atomikos