The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 573 572 622
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +50
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 322 391 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.63% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 255 335 208
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -4.49%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56347 62228 58432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.23% 52.56% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 47906 52777 50312
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Groovy
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy within the UK.

Groovy Salary Trend in the UK

Groovy
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Groovy Salary Histogram in the UK

Groovy
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
England -9 314 £55,000 +15.78% 60
London +14 242 £60,000 +20.00% 47
City of London +28 49 £62,500 +28.20% 10
South East -24 26 £36,000 -16.27% 4
North West +16 14 £43,250 +33.07% 2
Ealing - 14 £47,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +10 12 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Yorkshire +7 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Brighton -2 9 £36,000 -15.29%
East Sussex -12 9 £36,000 -15.29%
East of England +16 8 £45,000 +5.88%
West Yorkshire +9 8 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Cheshire - 8 £45,000 - 1
Leeds - 8 £42,500 - 1
Brentford - 8 £72,500 - 3
Oxford +8 6 £35,000 -24.32%
Wales -23 6 £40,000 -1.23%
South Wales -23 6 £40,000 -1.23%
Bedfordshire +14 5 £45,000 +5.88%
South West -8 5 £51,250 +57.69% 2
West Midlands -28 5 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Westminster - 5 - -
Chester - 5 £40,750 -
Bristol +3 4 £51,250 +62.69% 1
Coventry -17 3 - -
Wilmslow - 3 £52,500 -
Lancashire - 3 £25,961 -
Aberdeen +28 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Scotland +13 2 £32,500 -27.77%
Suffolk +6 2 £40,000 -27.27%

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 526 (87.81%) Java
2 396 (66.11%) Agile Software Development
3 321 (53.59%) Spring
4 289 (48.25%) TDD
5 207 (34.56%) JavaScript
6 200 (33.39%) Hibernate
7 187 (31.22%) SQL
8 186 (31.05%) Linux
9 184 (30.72%) Grails
10 163 (27.21%) HTML
11 162 (27.05%) Ruby
12 155 (25.88%) Scala
13 151 (25.21%) Git (software)
14 149 (24.87%) XML
14 149 (24.87%) Scrum
15 145 (24.21%) BDD
16 140 (23.37%) Maven
16 140 (23.37%) CSS
17 136 (22.70%) Open Source
18 133 (22.20%) Python
19 128 (21.37%) Web Services
20 122 (20.37%) MySQL
21 121 (20.20%) JUnit
22 120 (20.03%) Continuous Integration
23 111 (18.53%) Selenium
24 105 (17.53%) MVC
25 104 (17.36%) Oracle
25 104 (17.36%) Cucumber
25 104 (17.36%) Jenkins
26 103 (17.20%) Finance

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 59 (9.85%) Tomcat
2 49 (8.18%) Apache
3 29 (4.84%) JBoss
4 25 (4.17%) Confluence
4 25 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (3.84%) WebLogic
6 22 (3.67%) Apache ServiceMix
6 22 (3.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 20 (3.34%) Apache Solr
8 18 (3.01%) WebSphere
9 14 (2.34%) Node.js
9 14 (2.34%) Apache Spark
10 10 (1.67%) Apache Pig
10 10 (1.67%) nginx
10 10 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (1.34%) Oracle Application Server
12 8 (1.34%) MediaWiki
12 8 (1.34%) TWiki
13 7 (1.17%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (1.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.50%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.17%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 64 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.51%) SaaS
2 21 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (3.51%) Amazon S3
3 16 (2.67%) GitHub
3 16 (2.67%) AWS OpsWorks
4 6 (1.00%) Boomi
4 6 (1.00%) iPaaS
5 5 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.67%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.17%) IaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.17%) PaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Heroku
8 1 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.18%) HTTP
2 27 (4.51%) Internet
3 9 (1.50%) AMQP
4 7 (1.17%) DSL
4 7 (1.17%) Network Security
4 7 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.83%) DNS
6 4 (0.67%) IPv6
6 4 (0.67%) VLAN
7 3 (0.50%) Firewall
8 2 (0.33%) Broadband
8 2 (0.33%) SMTP
8 2 (0.33%) FTP
8 2 (0.33%) SSL
9 1 (0.17%) LDAP
9 1 (0.17%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (20.37%) MySQL
2 101 (16.86%) MongoDB
3 96 (16.03%) NoSQL
4 78 (13.02%) Relational Database
5 58 (9.68%) SQL Server
6 56 (9.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 48 (8.01%) Redis
8 42 (7.01%) RDBMS
9 38 (6.34%) Hadoop
10 36 (6.01%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (4.84%) Big Data
12 26 (4.34%) MarkLogic
13 19 (3.17%) Riak
14 17 (2.84%) Oracle Database
15 15 (2.50%) Apache Hive
16 10 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 9 (1.50%) Oracle ODI
17 9 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 5 (0.83%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 151 (25.21%) Git (software)
2 140 (23.37%) Maven
3 121 (20.20%) JUnit
4 111 (18.53%) Selenium
5 104 (17.36%) Cucumber
5 104 (17.36%) Jenkins
6 100 (16.69%) Subversion
7 82 (13.69%) JIRA
8 56 (9.35%) TestNG
9 55 (9.18%) WebDriver
10 54 (9.02%) Spock
11 45 (7.51%) Hudson
11 45 (7.51%) Ant
11 45 (7.51%) JMeter
12 44 (7.35%) Mockito
13 37 (6.18%) Gradle
14 31 (5.18%) SoapUI
14 31 (5.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 29 (4.84%) Eclipse
16 25 (4.17%) JBehave
General
1 103 (17.20%) Finance
2 27 (4.51%) Banking
3 23 (3.84%) Marketing
3 23 (3.84%) Publishing
4 15 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.34%) Advertising
6 12 (2.00%) Front Office
7 11 (1.84%) Law
7 11 (1.84%) Retail
8 7 (1.17%) Games
9 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.67%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.67%) Electronics
10 3 (0.50%) Back Office
10 3 (0.50%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 405 (67.61%) Developer
2 280 (46.74%) Java Developer
3 127 (21.20%) Senior Developer
4 106 (17.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 101 (16.86%) Software Developer
6 33 (5.51%) Java Software Developer
7 31 (5.18%) Software Engineer
8 25 (4.17%) Applications Support
8 25 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
9 24 (4.01%) Analyst
10 23 (3.84%) Test Engineer
11 18 (3.01%) Tester
12 17 (2.84%) Full Stack Developer
13 15 (2.50%) Test Specialist
13 15 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 15 (2.50%) Test Automation Specialist
13 15 (2.50%) Automation Specialist
14 13 (2.17%) Automation Tester
14 13 (2.17%) Agile Java Developer
14 13 (2.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (53.59%) Spring
2 200 (33.39%) Hibernate
3 184 (30.72%) Grails
4 163 (27.21%) HTML
5 149 (24.87%) XML
6 140 (23.37%) CSS
7 128 (21.37%) Web Services
8 95 (15.86%) REST
9 82 (13.69%) SOAP
10 81 (13.52%) RESTful
11 77 (12.85%) J2EE
12 70 (11.69%) JSON
13 68 (11.35%) jQuery
13 68 (11.35%) HTML5
14 55 (9.18%) Java EE
15 54 (9.02%) AngularJS
16 49 (8.18%) Apache Camel
17 42 (7.01%) JMS
18 41 (6.84%) CSS3
19 40 (6.68%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 136 (22.70%) Open Source
2 24 (4.01%) Digital Media
3 22 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (2.84%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.67%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.50%) Fixed Income
7 9 (1.50%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.17%) PMI
8 7 (1.17%) DataPower
9 6 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.83%) Semantic Web
10 5 (0.83%) Telematics
10 5 (0.83%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.83%) User Experience
11 4 (0.67%) Linked Data
11 4 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.67%) DTV
11 4 (0.67%) Replication
11 4 (0.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 186 (31.05%) Linux
2 82 (13.69%) UNIX
3 65 (10.85%) Windows
4 24 (4.01%) Android
5 20 (3.34%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.67%) CentOS
7 6 (1.00%) Solaris
8 5 (0.83%) Debian
8 5 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.67%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.67%) Fedora
10 3 (0.50%) VMS
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (66.11%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (48.25%) TDD
3 149 (24.87%) Scrum
4 145 (24.21%) BDD
5 120 (20.03%) Continuous Integration
6 105 (17.53%) MVC
7 84 (14.02%) OO
8 78 (13.02%) Software Engineering
9 57 (9.52%) DevOps
10 56 (9.35%) Pair Programming
10 56 (9.35%) SOA
11 50 (8.35%) E-Commerce
12 49 (8.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 45 (7.51%) Mentoring
14 40 (6.68%) Test Automation
15 39 (6.51%) Continuous Delivery
16 36 (6.01%) Software Architecture
16 36 (6.01%) Configuration Management
17 34 (5.68%) Kanban
18 28 (4.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 526 (87.81%) Java
2 207 (34.56%) JavaScript
3 187 (31.22%) SQL
4 162 (27.05%) Ruby
5 155 (25.88%) Scala
6 133 (22.20%) Python
7 79 (13.19%) Perl
8 52 (8.68%) C#
9 42 (7.01%) C++
10 38 (6.34%) Clojure
11 35 (5.84%) XQuery
12 27 (4.51%) C
13 21 (3.51%) Bash Shell
14 19 (3.17%) PHP
15 15 (2.50%) Shell Script
15 15 (2.50%) Go
15 15 (2.50%) XPath
16 14 (2.34%) Erlang
17 8 (1.34%) VBScript
18 7 (1.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (14.52%) Degree
2 16 (2.67%) ISEB
3 11 (1.84%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (1.17%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.83%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.67%) PhD
8 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.01%) QA
2 4 (0.67%) JTAG
System Software
1 31 (5.18%) Docker
2 17 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.67%) Varnish
3 4 (0.67%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.50%) Snort
5 2 (0.33%) vSphere
5 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 68 (11.35%) Opscode Chef
2 64 (10.68%) Puppet
3 35 (5.84%) Ansible
4 16 (2.67%) Vagrant
5 10 (1.67%) Nagios
6 9 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (1.50%) logstash
6 9 (1.50%) Salt
7 6 (1.00%) Kibana
8 5 (0.83%) OpenView
9 4 (0.67%) Mesos
9 4 (0.67%) CA LISA
10 3 (0.50%) OSSEC
10 3 (0.50%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.50%) StatsD
11 1 (0.17%) Graylog
11 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 104 (17.36%) Oracle
2 49 (8.18%) Sybase
3 30 (5.01%) Google
4 21 (3.51%) TIBCO
5 20 (3.34%) Atomikos
6 18 (3.01%) VMware
7 13 (2.17%) IBM
8 12 (2.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (1.84%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.50%) DataSynapse
10 9 (1.50%) HP
10 9 (1.50%) SaltStack
11 8 (1.34%) Akamai
11 8 (1.34%) Splunk
12 6 (1.00%) Informatica
12 6 (1.00%) Dell
12 6 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.00%) hybris
12 6 (1.00%) MuleSoft
13 5 (0.83%) Cognos
West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £650 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Smoke & Mirrors
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus(15%) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £85000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified ,competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum +?12.?5%? bonus +? 10%? pension + be
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum +?12.?5%? bonus +? 10%? pension + be
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, ETC
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, ETC
Posted: 5 days ago