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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 203 219 209
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 7 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% 0.021% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.043% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 10
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
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
2323 2341 2767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 49.50% 48.67% 55.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 2039 2505
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 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 November 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Surrey

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 26 (100.00%) Java
1 26 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 26 (100.00%) Spring
1 26 (100.00%) Maven
1 26 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 25 (96.15%) Apache ServiceMix
2 25 (96.15%) DbUnit
2 25 (96.15%) Mockito
2 25 (96.15%) GWT
2 25 (96.15%) TestNG
2 25 (96.15%) MVC
3 18 (69.23%) Google
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Apache Camel
5 7 (26.92%) Atomikos
5 7 (26.92%) Guice
6 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
7 3 (11.54%) JUnit
7 3 (11.54%) JFace
7 3 (11.54%) Eclipse RCP
7 3 (11.54%) SWT
7 3 (11.54%) JIRA
8 1 (3.85%) QA
8 1 (3.85%) Spring Security
8 1 (3.85%) Grails
8 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.85%) Drools
8 1 (3.85%) JSP

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (96.15%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
Development Applications
1 26 (100.00%) Maven
1 26 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 25 (96.15%) TestNG
2 25 (96.15%) DbUnit
2 25 (96.15%) Mockito
3 3 (11.54%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) JUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Ant
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
1 22 (84.62%) Java Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 26 (100.00%) Spring
2 25 (96.15%) GWT
3 7 (26.92%) Guice
3 7 (26.92%) Apache Camel
4 3 (11.54%) JFace
4 3 (11.54%) SWT
5 1 (3.85%) Spring Security
5 1 (3.85%) Grails
5 1 (3.85%) Drools
5 1 (3.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) MVC
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Workflow
3 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Google
2 7 (26.92%) Atomikos