The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 560 626 585
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -41
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 398 260 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 0.44% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 333 205 300
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63878 59360 67268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.65% 53.46% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53885 50924 59394
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +54 368 £47,500 - 37
London +21 250 £50,000 - 25
South East +5 73 £43,000 -5.70% 6
City of London -1 46 £46,250 -2.63% 9
Berkshire +7 24 £70,000 +40.00% 3
Slough +16 22 £70,000 +53.50% 3
Hampshire -2 17 £42,500 -5.55%
Wales - 17 £50,000 - 4
East Sussex - 16 £40,000 - 1
Brighton - 16 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 15 £40,000 - 1
South Wales - 15 £46,500 - 4
Petersfield -1 11 £42,500 -5.55%
West Yorkshire -23 11 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Yorkshire -33 11 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Cardiff - 11 £52,500 -
East of England -17 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Oxfordshire -9 8 £53,750 +34.37%
Scotland -9 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Wakefield +16 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Glasgow -9 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Suffolk -11 6 £55,000 +69.23%
South West - 6 £32,500 -
Wimbledon - 6 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Warwick - 5 £50,000 - 1
Oxford +1 4 £46,250 +15.62%
Surrey -7 4 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Torfaen - 4 £30,750 - 3
Cwmbran - 4 £30,750 - 3

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 717 (95.09%) Java
2 397 (52.65%) Spring
3 370 (49.07%) TDD
4 350 (46.42%) Agile Software Development
5 345 (45.76%) JavaScript
6 299 (39.66%) Web Services
7 293 (38.86%) HTML
8 281 (37.27%) Continuous Integration
9 267 (35.41%) Maven
10 258 (34.22%) XML
11 252 (33.42%) Hibernate
12 244 (32.36%) Grails
13 242 (32.10%) SQL
14 231 (30.64%) Scrum
15 220 (29.18%) J2EE
16 219 (29.05%) Jenkins
17 218 (28.91%) Selenium
18 215 (28.51%) JUnit
19 202 (26.79%) CSS
20 197 (26.13%) BDD
21 194 (25.73%) Scala
22 193 (25.60%) Subversion
23 192 (25.46%) SOA
24 190 (25.20%) Oracle
25 184 (24.40%) MVC
26 178 (23.61%) Linux
27 166 (22.02%) MySQL
28 165 (21.88%) SOAP
29 154 (20.42%) JIRA
30 153 (20.29%) jQuery

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 142 (18.83%) Tomcat
2 139 (18.44%) Apache
3 40 (5.31%) WebLogic
4 36 (4.77%) Liferay
5 32 (4.24%) Alfresco
6 28 (3.71%) Confluence
7 27 (3.58%) WebSphere
8 24 (3.18%) Node.js
9 23 (3.05%) Apache Solr
10 22 (2.92%) Cloud Foundry
11 19 (2.52%) Apache Pig
12 16 (2.12%) GlassFish
13 12 (1.59%) Apache ServiceMix
14 11 (1.46%) CMS
14 11 (1.46%) Commerce Server
15 10 (1.33%) CICS
16 9 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
17 8 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 8 (1.06%) FileNet
17 8 (1.06%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 11 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.19%) Mingle
3 2 (0.27%) MS Office
3 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.13%) DOC1
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.33%) Magento
2 8 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Exstream
3 1 (0.13%) Endur
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
2 32 (4.24%) GitHub
3 21 (2.79%) SaaS
4 17 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.66%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.66%) Heroku
7 3 (0.40%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.27%) IaaS
8 2 (0.27%) PaaS
8 2 (0.27%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.24%) Internet
2 11 (1.46%) SSL
3 7 (0.93%) LDAP
3 7 (0.93%) HTTP
4 4 (0.53%) Intranet
5 3 (0.40%) AMQP
6 2 (0.27%) WPA
7 1 (0.13%) SSH
7 1 (0.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (22.02%) MySQL
2 130 (17.24%) MongoDB
3 110 (14.59%) Relational Database
4 74 (9.81%) PostgreSQL
5 73 (9.68%) NoSQL
6 71 (9.42%) SQL Server
7 62 (8.22%) Big Data
8 52 (6.90%) Oracle Database
9 48 (6.37%) RDBMS
9 48 (6.37%) Hadoop
10 45 (5.97%) Oracle ODI
11 32 (4.24%) Apache Cassandra
12 27 (3.58%) Hazelcast
13 21 (2.79%) Apache Hive
14 11 (1.46%) CouchDB
15 9 (1.19%) Infinispan
15 9 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
16 8 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (1.06%) MariaDB
17 7 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 267 (35.41%) Maven
2 219 (29.05%) Jenkins
3 218 (28.91%) Selenium
4 215 (28.51%) JUnit
5 193 (25.60%) Subversion
6 154 (20.42%) JIRA
7 137 (18.17%) Git (software)
8 135 (17.90%) Ant
9 133 (17.64%) Eclipse
10 124 (16.45%) Hudson
10 124 (16.45%) SoapUI
11 80 (10.61%) Gradle
12 75 (9.95%) WebDriver
13 65 (8.62%) JBehave
14 58 (7.69%) JMeter
15 51 (6.76%) Mercurial
16 49 (6.50%) CruiseControl
17 42 (5.57%) Cucumber
18 37 (4.91%) eggPlant
19 35 (4.64%) IntelliJ
General
1 118 (15.65%) Finance
2 57 (7.56%) Banking
3 38 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 34 (4.51%) Games
5 26 (3.45%) Advertising
6 25 (3.32%) Retail
7 16 (2.12%) Publishing
8 12 (1.59%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.33%) Online Betting
10 8 (1.06%) Marketing
11 6 (0.80%) Law
12 3 (0.40%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Legal
13 2 (0.27%) Automotive
13 2 (0.27%) Electronics
13 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.13%) Military
14 1 (0.13%) Front Office
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 495 (65.65%) Developer
2 368 (48.81%) Java Developer
3 127 (16.84%) Senior Developer
4 100 (13.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 89 (11.80%) Analyst
6 46 (6.10%) Test Analyst
7 34 (4.51%) Architect
7 34 (4.51%) Senior Analyst
8 32 (4.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 29 (3.85%) Web Developer
10 28 (3.71%) Support Analyst
10 28 (3.71%) Senior Test Analyst
11 26 (3.45%) Release Engineer
12 25 (3.32%) Java Web Developer
13 24 (3.18%) Software Engineer
14 23 (3.05%) Junior
14 23 (3.05%) Programmer
14 23 (3.05%) Build and Release Engineer
15 20 (2.65%) Test Leader
16 19 (2.52%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (52.65%) Spring
2 299 (39.66%) Web Services
3 293 (38.86%) HTML
4 258 (34.22%) XML
5 252 (33.42%) Hibernate
6 244 (32.36%) Grails
7 220 (29.18%) J2EE
8 202 (26.79%) CSS
9 165 (21.88%) SOAP
10 153 (20.29%) jQuery
11 145 (19.23%) REST
12 120 (15.92%) Struts
13 117 (15.52%) JSON
14 114 (15.12%) XSLT
15 113 (14.99%) Java EE
16 112 (14.85%) RESTful
17 92 (12.20%) JSP
18 74 (9.81%) HTML5
19 72 (9.55%) Ajax
20 63 (8.36%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 135 (17.90%) Open Source
2 104 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 54 (7.16%) Computer Science
4 42 (5.57%) Blackberry
5 36 (4.77%) Mobile Banking
6 31 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (3.98%) iSeries
7 30 (3.98%) AS400
8 27 (3.58%) Social Media
9 26 (3.45%) Online Games
10 22 (2.92%) Mobile Payment
11 21 (2.79%) N-Tier
12 20 (2.65%) Web 2.0
13 16 (2.12%) DataPower
14 14 (1.86%) Digital Media
15 10 (1.33%) W3C
15 10 (1.33%) Mainframe
16 9 (1.19%) Video on Demand
17 8 (1.06%) BBC
17 8 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 178 (23.61%) Linux
2 87 (11.54%) UNIX
3 74 (9.81%) Android
4 72 (9.55%) Windows
5 66 (8.75%) Apple iOS
6 56 (7.43%) Solaris
7 27 (3.58%) CentOS
8 22 (2.92%) Mac OS
9 14 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (1.33%) zOS
11 6 (0.80%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (49.07%) TDD
2 350 (46.42%) Agile Software Development
3 281 (37.27%) Continuous Integration
4 231 (30.64%) Scrum
5 197 (26.13%) BDD
6 192 (25.46%) SOA
7 184 (24.40%) MVC
8 119 (15.78%) Software Engineering
8 119 (15.78%) Test Automation
9 113 (14.99%) E-Commerce
10 92 (12.20%) OO
11 91 (12.07%) Automated Testing
12 86 (11.41%) Pair Programming
13 74 (9.81%) Automation Testing
14 73 (9.68%) UML
15 59 (7.82%) Kanban
16 55 (7.29%) Web Application Development
17 54 (7.16%) Extreme Programming
18 53 (7.03%) Configuration Management
19 51 (6.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 717 (95.09%) Java
2 345 (45.76%) JavaScript
3 242 (32.10%) SQL
4 194 (25.73%) Scala
5 127 (16.84%) Ruby
6 80 (10.61%) Python
7 66 (8.75%) Perl
8 63 (8.36%) Shell Script
8 63 (8.36%) Clojure
9 62 (8.22%) PHP
10 45 (5.97%) C#
11 36 (4.77%) C++
12 34 (4.51%) Bash Shell
13 26 (3.45%) XPath
14 25 (3.32%) RPG IV
15 24 (3.18%) Erlang
15 24 (3.18%) C
16 23 (3.05%) PL/SQL
16 23 (3.05%) RPG
17 22 (2.92%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 115 (15.25%) Degree
2 23 (3.05%) HNC
3 15 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.33%) ISEB
4 10 (1.33%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.66%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.13%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.13%) OCMJD
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.77%) QA
2 5 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.06%) Xen
3 2 (0.27%) vCloud
3 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.27%) KVM
3 2 (0.27%) vSphere
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 51 (6.76%) Puppet
2 21 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.52%) Nagios
4 8 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.66%) MOM
6 2 (0.27%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.27%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.27%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 190 (25.20%) Oracle
2 102 (13.53%) JBoss
3 38 (5.04%) Google
4 32 (4.24%) GigaSpaces
5 30 (3.98%) AccuRev
6 24 (3.18%) Red Hat
7 22 (2.92%) Foundry
8 21 (2.79%) Twitter
9 19 (2.52%) IBM
10 16 (2.12%) ATG
11 14 (1.86%) hybris
12 13 (1.72%) VMware
13 11 (1.46%) Atomikos
13 11 (1.46%) Zend
13 11 (1.46%) Adobe
14 10 (1.33%) Microsoft
15 9 (1.19%) Perforce
16 8 (1.06%) HP
16 8 (1.06%) Atlassian
17 6 (0.80%) Talend
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum to £75K + bonus/bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
O2
Salary: Up to £55,000 + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: Competitive + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
O2
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago