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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 568 552 616
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +64
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 333 393 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.64% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 268 346 208
Average salary £55,000 £49,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.67% +3.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%

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
54977 61879 57818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.46% 52.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46773 52797 49726
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 £68,000 £63,125 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 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 22 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 +10 323 £57,500 +15.00% 61
London +45 253 £60,000 +14.83% 47
City of London +32 50 £62,500 +13.63% 9
South East -33 24 £36,000 -28.00% 1
Ealing - 16 £45,000 -
North West +13 14 £43,750 +34.61% 2
Brentford - 12 £72,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +18 9 £36,250 -34.09% 1
Brighton +5 9 £36,000 -15.29%
East Sussex -1 9 £36,000 -15.29%
Yorkshire +6 8 £42,500 +14.86% 3
South Wales -26 8 £40,000 +0.62% 1
Wales -31 8 £40,000 -1.23% 1
West Midlands -13 7 £65,000 +39.03% 2
Cheshire - 7 £48,750 -
West Yorkshire +16 6 £42,500 +14.86% 1
East of England +9 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Leeds - 6 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire +15 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Westminster +8 5 - -
South West -12 5 £57,500 +43.75% 5
Bristol -3 4 £57,500 +82.53% 4
Chester - 4 £41,500 -
Oxford +8 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Birmingham -10 3 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Wilmslow - 3 £52,500 -
Lancashire - 3 £25,961 -
Aberdeen +19 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Scotland +18 2 £32,500 -27.77%
Surrey +14 2 £37,000 -35.65%

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 538 (87.91%) Java
2 421 (68.79%) Agile Software Development
3 323 (52.78%) Spring
4 305 (49.84%) TDD
5 210 (34.31%) JavaScript
6 200 (32.68%) Hibernate
7 193 (31.54%) Grails
8 189 (30.88%) SQL
9 183 (29.90%) Linux
10 169 (27.61%) Ruby
11 166 (27.12%) Git (software)
12 159 (25.98%) HTML
13 158 (25.82%) Scrum
13 158 (25.82%) Scala
14 157 (25.65%) BDD
15 146 (23.86%) Python
16 144 (23.53%) XML
17 139 (22.71%) Open Source
18 135 (22.06%) CSS
19 134 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
20 132 (21.57%) Maven
21 128 (20.92%) JUnit
22 124 (20.26%) MySQL
23 119 (19.44%) Selenium
24 116 (18.95%) Web Services
25 115 (18.79%) Jenkins
26 113 (18.46%) Cucumber
27 112 (18.30%) MongoDB
28 108 (17.65%) NoSQL
29 105 (17.16%) MVC

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (9.64%) Tomcat
2 56 (9.15%) Apache
3 29 (4.74%) JBoss
3 29 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (4.58%) Cloud Foundry
5 22 (3.59%) WebLogic
6 21 (3.43%) Apache Solr
7 19 (3.10%) Confluence
8 17 (2.78%) Apache Spark
8 17 (2.78%) Apache ServiceMix
8 17 (2.78%) Node.js
9 16 (2.61%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.80%) nginx
11 9 (1.47%) Jetty
12 8 (1.31%) Apache Pig
12 8 (1.31%) CMS
12 8 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (1.14%) IIS
14 6 (0.98%) Mule
14 6 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (1.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.65%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.49%) MS Office
4 2 (0.33%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.33%) Exstream
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 79 (12.91%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.76%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (3.43%) Amazon S3
4 20 (3.27%) SaaS
5 16 (2.61%) AWS OpsWorks
5 16 (2.61%) GitHub
6 15 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (1.31%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (1.31%) IaaS
7 8 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.98%) iPaaS
8 6 (0.98%) Boomi
9 5 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.82%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.49%) Route 53
11 1 (0.16%) PaaS
11 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.01%) HTTP
2 32 (5.23%) Internet
3 11 (1.80%) AMQP
4 8 (1.31%) Network Security
5 7 (1.14%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.82%) DSL
6 5 (0.82%) DNS
6 5 (0.82%) Firewall
7 4 (0.65%) VLAN
8 3 (0.49%) LDAP
8 3 (0.49%) IPv6
8 3 (0.49%) Broadband
9 2 (0.33%) Multicast
9 2 (0.33%) InfiniBand
9 2 (0.33%) SMTP
9 2 (0.33%) FTP
9 2 (0.33%) SSL
10 1 (0.16%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (20.26%) MySQL
2 112 (18.30%) MongoDB
3 108 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 86 (14.05%) Relational Database
5 67 (10.95%) Apache Cassandra
6 62 (10.13%) SQL Server
7 55 (8.99%) Redis
8 45 (7.35%) RDBMS
9 38 (6.21%) Hadoop
10 36 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (4.25%) MarkLogic
11 26 (4.25%) Big Data
12 22 (3.59%) Riak
13 17 (2.78%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.96%) Apache Hive
15 9 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
16 8 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
18 6 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 166 (27.12%) Git (software)
2 132 (21.57%) Maven
3 128 (20.92%) JUnit
4 119 (19.44%) Selenium
5 115 (18.79%) Jenkins
6 113 (18.46%) Cucumber
7 99 (16.18%) Subversion
8 80 (13.07%) JIRA
9 62 (10.13%) WebDriver
10 56 (9.15%) TestNG
11 53 (8.66%) Spock
12 44 (7.19%) Mockito
13 43 (7.03%) Hudson
13 43 (7.03%) Ant
14 42 (6.86%) JMeter
15 39 (6.37%) SoapUI
16 35 (5.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 35 (5.72%) Gradle
17 30 (4.90%) Eclipse
18 28 (4.58%) JBehave
General
1 104 (16.99%) Finance
2 23 (3.76%) Publishing
2 23 (3.76%) Banking
2 23 (3.76%) Marketing
3 16 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.45%) Advertising
5 13 (2.12%) Games
6 12 (1.96%) Retail
7 11 (1.80%) Law
8 6 (0.98%) Front Office
9 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.65%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.65%) Electronics
10 3 (0.49%) Back Office
11 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 410 (66.99%) Developer
2 288 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 125 (20.42%) Senior Developer
4 102 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 95 (15.52%) Software Developer
6 33 (5.39%) Java Software Developer
7 31 (5.07%) Software Engineer
8 24 (3.92%) Analyst
9 23 (3.76%) Applications Support
9 23 (3.76%) Senior Software Developer
10 21 (3.43%) Tester
11 19 (3.10%) Test Engineer
12 18 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
13 17 (2.78%) Test Automation Specialist
13 17 (2.78%) Agile Java Developer
13 17 (2.78%) Automation Specialist
13 17 (2.78%) Test Specialist
14 14 (2.29%) Junior
15 13 (2.12%) Java Software Engineer
16 12 (1.96%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (52.78%) Spring
2 200 (32.68%) Hibernate
3 193 (31.54%) Grails
4 159 (25.98%) HTML
5 144 (23.53%) XML
6 135 (22.06%) CSS
7 116 (18.95%) Web Services
8 102 (16.67%) REST
9 76 (12.42%) J2EE
10 70 (11.44%) JSON
10 70 (11.44%) RESTful
11 69 (11.27%) SOAP
12 68 (11.11%) jQuery
13 59 (9.64%) HTML5
14 58 (9.48%) AngularJS
15 54 (8.82%) Java EE
16 49 (8.01%) Apache Camel
17 42 (6.86%) RabbitMQ
18 41 (6.70%) Spring MVC
19 40 (6.54%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 139 (22.71%) Open Source
2 25 (4.08%) Digital Media
3 23 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (2.29%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 12 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 12 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.14%) Semantic Web
6 7 (1.14%) PMI
6 7 (1.14%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.14%) User Experience
7 6 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (0.98%) Management Information System
7 6 (0.98%) DataPower
8 5 (0.82%) Telematics
8 5 (0.82%) Fixed Income
8 5 (0.82%) Replication
9 4 (0.65%) Linked Data
9 4 (0.65%) DTV
9 4 (0.65%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 183 (29.90%) Linux
2 78 (12.75%) UNIX
3 56 (9.15%) Windows
4 18 (2.94%) Android
5 15 (2.45%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.12%) CentOS
7 9 (1.47%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.82%) VMS
10 4 (0.65%) Fedora
10 4 (0.65%) Debian
10 4 (0.65%) Solaris
11 3 (0.49%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (68.79%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (49.84%) TDD
3 158 (25.82%) Scrum
4 157 (25.65%) BDD
5 134 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
6 105 (17.16%) MVC
7 90 (14.71%) OO
8 73 (11.93%) Software Engineering
9 71 (11.60%) DevOps
10 61 (9.97%) E-Commerce
10 61 (9.97%) Pair Programming
11 58 (9.48%) SOA
12 53 (8.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 49 (8.01%) Test Automation
14 41 (6.70%) Mentoring
14 41 (6.70%) Continuous Delivery
15 39 (6.37%) Software Architecture
16 36 (5.88%) Kanban
17 35 (5.72%) Configuration Management
18 31 (5.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 538 (87.91%) Java
2 210 (34.31%) JavaScript
3 189 (30.88%) SQL
4 169 (27.61%) Ruby
5 158 (25.82%) Scala
6 146 (23.86%) Python
7 81 (13.24%) Perl
8 57 (9.31%) C#
9 45 (7.35%) Clojure
10 38 (6.21%) Bash Shell
10 38 (6.21%) C++
11 35 (5.72%) XQuery
12 26 (4.25%) C
13 22 (3.59%) PHP
14 18 (2.94%) Go
15 17 (2.78%) Erlang
16 14 (2.29%) Shell Script
16 14 (2.29%) XPath
17 10 (1.63%) PL/SQL
18 8 (1.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (12.91%) Degree
2 18 (2.94%) ISEB
3 9 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (1.14%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.65%) PhD
5 4 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.01%) QA
2 3 (0.49%) JTAG
System Software
1 36 (5.88%) Docker
2 22 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.82%) VirtualBox
3 5 (0.82%) Varnish
4 4 (0.65%) vSphere
5 3 (0.49%) Snort
6 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 73 (11.93%) Puppet
2 71 (11.60%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (6.54%) Ansible
4 20 (3.27%) Vagrant
5 17 (2.78%) Nagios
6 10 (1.63%) ZABBIX
7 9 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (1.14%) logstash
9 6 (0.98%) Salt
10 5 (0.82%) OpenView
10 5 (0.82%) Mesos
10 5 (0.82%) Kibana
11 4 (0.65%) CA LISA
12 3 (0.49%) OSSEC
13 2 (0.33%) HAProxy
14 1 (0.16%) Graylog
14 1 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 103 (16.83%) Oracle
2 46 (7.52%) Sybase
3 24 (3.92%) TIBCO
3 24 (3.92%) VMware
4 20 (3.27%) Google
5 17 (2.78%) Atomikos
6 11 (1.80%) IBM
6 11 (1.80%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.63%) Microsoft
7 10 (1.63%) HP
8 8 (1.31%) Akamai
8 8 (1.31%) Splunk
9 7 (1.14%) Twitter
9 7 (1.14%) MuleSoft
10 6 (0.98%) SaltStack
10 6 (0.98%) Informatica
10 6 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.98%) Dell
10 6 (0.98%) hybris
11 5 (0.82%) Spiceworks
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Highams Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + 10% pension + benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000. per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k, £15k Bonus, Pension, Discou
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Packag
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
Larson Group
Posted: 6 days ago