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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 612 662 604
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -58
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 340 280 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.52% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 267 236 288
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
52734 53572 56146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.07% 50.33% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45496 46036 47133
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 2016. 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 +56 317 £53,750 -6.52% 48
London +6 189 £55,000 -8.33% 36
South East +21 43 £42,500 -15.00% 1
City of London +38 40 £60,000 - 7
West Midlands +5 34 £57,500 +27.77% 1
West Sussex - 26 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +22 21 £55,000 +15.78%
Glasgow -1 21 £55,000 +15.78%
Warwickshire -11 21 £57,500 +27.77%
Warwick -16 21 £57,500 +27.77%
Burgess Hill - 20 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 19 £45,000 - 5
East of England +4 17 £40,000 -
Ipswich -6 14 £37,500 -6.25%
Suffolk -6 14 £37,500 -6.25%
Hampshire +22 11 £42,500 -34.61%
South West -12 10 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 10 £45,000 - 2
Wakefield - 9 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 8 £68,750 -
Aldershot +6 6 £42,500 -
East Yorkshire - 6 - -
Hull - 6 - -
Berkshire -9 5 £56,250 +7.14%
North West +29 4 £40,000 -17.94% 4
Bristol -16 4 £43,000 -9.47%
Cheshire +26 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +9 3 £38,750 -22.50%
Reading +7 3 - -
Cambridge 0 3 £38,750 -22.50%

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 689 (92.11%) Java
2 549 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
3 415 (55.48%) TDD
4 413 (55.21%) Spring
5 338 (45.19%) JavaScript
6 271 (36.23%) Scrum
7 265 (35.43%) HTML
8 258 (34.49%) Continuous Integration
9 244 (32.62%) SQL
10 240 (32.09%) Web Services
11 217 (29.01%) REST
12 206 (27.54%) OO
13 205 (27.41%) XML
14 202 (27.01%) Scala
15 200 (26.74%) MVC
16 197 (26.34%) Hibernate
17 187 (25.00%) Maven
18 180 (24.06%) AngularJS
19 178 (23.80%) NoSQL
20 177 (23.66%) Jenkins
21 176 (23.53%) Oracle
22 162 (21.66%) Cucumber
23 161 (21.52%) JUnit
24 156 (20.86%) JSON
25 154 (20.59%) Open Source
26 148 (19.79%) Finance
27 146 (19.52%) CSS
28 144 (19.25%) Git (software)
29 143 (19.12%) MongoDB
29 143 (19.12%) HTML5

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 120 (16.04%) JBoss
2 110 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 93 (12.43%) Node.js
4 57 (7.62%) WebSphere
5 41 (5.48%) Apache
5 41 (5.48%) WebLogic
6 39 (5.21%) GlassFish
7 32 (4.28%) Apache Pig
8 24 (3.21%) Alfresco
8 24 (3.21%) Mule
8 24 (3.21%) WildFly
9 23 (3.07%) CMS
9 23 (3.07%) Confluence
10 22 (2.94%) Liferay
10 22 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 21 (2.81%) Oracle Coherence
12 17 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
13 15 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 14 (1.87%) Magnolia
14 14 (1.87%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 23 (3.07%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.67%) HipChat
4 4 (0.53%) PrintSoft PReS
5 3 (0.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (2.81%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.53%) AWD
4 4 (0.53%) Exstream
5 1 (0.13%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 96 (12.83%) SaaS
2 55 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.47%) Google Analytics
4 10 (1.34%) IaaS
5 8 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.07%) PaaS
6 4 (0.53%) GitHub
7 3 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.27%) Heroku
9 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.67%) HTTP
2 16 (2.14%) Internet
3 13 (1.74%) WebEx
4 7 (0.94%) LDAP
5 6 (0.80%) ASN.1
5 6 (0.80%) Skype
6 5 (0.67%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.40%) FTP
7 3 (0.40%) Network Security
8 2 (0.27%) Firewall
9 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.13%) DNS
9 1 (0.13%) DSL
9 1 (0.13%) NFC
9 1 (0.13%) SSL
9 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (23.80%) NoSQL
2 143 (19.12%) MongoDB
3 117 (15.64%) MySQL
4 110 (14.71%) Relational Database
5 92 (12.30%) Neo4j
6 82 (10.96%) RDBMS
7 76 (10.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 71 (9.49%) Big Data
9 56 (7.49%) Hadoop
10 51 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
11 48 (6.42%) Oracle Database
12 32 (4.28%) Apache Hive
13 28 (3.74%) SQL Server
14 26 (3.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 14 (1.87%) Jackrabbit
16 8 (1.07%) Redis
17 7 (0.94%) Couchbase
17 7 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 6 (0.80%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 187 (25.00%) Maven
2 177 (23.66%) Jenkins
3 162 (21.66%) Cucumber
4 161 (21.52%) JUnit
5 144 (19.25%) Git (software)
6 113 (15.11%) Selenium
7 101 (13.50%) Subversion
8 91 (12.17%) Hudson
9 72 (9.63%) Gradle
10 64 (8.56%) WebDriver
11 57 (7.62%) JIRA
12 53 (7.09%) IntelliJ
13 52 (6.95%) Eclipse
14 51 (6.82%) Mockito
15 41 (5.48%) SoapUI
16 40 (5.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 36 (4.81%) Spock
18 33 (4.41%) Ant
18 33 (4.41%) JBehave
19 32 (4.28%) FitNesse
General
1 148 (19.79%) Finance
2 42 (5.61%) Games
3 35 (4.68%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.48%) Publishing
5 24 (3.21%) Billing
6 22 (2.94%) Banking
7 14 (1.87%) Retail
8 11 (1.47%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.47%) Front Office
9 10 (1.34%) Marketing
10 7 (0.94%) Advertising
11 6 (0.80%) Electronics
11 6 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.67%) Legal
13 2 (0.27%) Automotive
13 2 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 480 (64.17%) Developer
2 404 (54.01%) Java Developer
3 131 (17.51%) Senior Developer
4 114 (15.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 101 (13.50%) Agile Developer
6 100 (13.37%) Agile Java Developer
7 68 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 54 (7.22%) Software Engineer
9 50 (6.68%) Lead Java Developer
10 47 (6.28%) Java Engineer
11 35 (4.68%) Analyst
12 29 (3.88%) Architect
12 29 (3.88%) Programmer
13 27 (3.61%) Java Software Engineer
13 27 (3.61%) Senior Programmer
14 25 (3.34%) Consultant
14 25 (3.34%) Test Engineer
15 24 (3.21%) Java Programmer
16 23 (3.07%) Applications Developer
16 23 (3.07%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 413 (55.21%) Spring
2 265 (35.43%) HTML
3 240 (32.09%) Web Services
4 217 (29.01%) REST
5 205 (27.41%) XML
6 197 (26.34%) Hibernate
7 180 (24.06%) AngularJS
8 156 (20.86%) JSON
9 146 (19.52%) CSS
10 143 (19.12%) HTML5
10 143 (19.12%) Spring MVC
11 138 (18.45%) Apache Camel
12 134 (17.91%) Grails
13 133 (17.78%) Java EE
14 120 (16.04%) RESTful
15 109 (14.57%) J2EE
16 108 (14.44%) SOAP
17 100 (13.37%) Spring Integration
18 97 (12.97%) jQuery
19 88 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.95%) Computer Science
2 40 (5.35%) Mobile App
3 39 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 33 (4.41%) Mathematics
6 26 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (3.48%) DataPower
7 24 (3.21%) Smart Meter
8 23 (3.07%) Fintech
9 19 (2.54%) Blog
10 16 (2.14%) Management Information System
11 15 (2.01%) Web 2.0
12 14 (1.87%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.60%) User Experience
14 10 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (1.20%) Data Structures
16 8 (1.07%) Blackberry
16 8 (1.07%) Cryptography
16 8 (1.07%) Mobile Payment
17 6 (0.80%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 125 (16.71%) Unix
2 95 (12.70%) Linux
3 57 (7.62%) Android
4 48 (6.42%) Apple iOS
5 44 (5.88%) Windows
6 15 (2.01%) Mac OS
7 11 (1.47%) CentOS
8 8 (1.07%) Windows Phone
8 8 (1.07%) Windows Phone 7
9 7 (0.94%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.40%) VMS
12 2 (0.27%) SUSE
13 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
2 415 (55.48%) TDD
3 271 (36.23%) Scrum
4 258 (34.49%) Continuous Integration
5 206 (27.54%) OO
6 200 (26.74%) MVC
7 154 (20.59%) Open Source
8 136 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 134 (17.91%) BDD
10 111 (14.84%) DevOps
11 110 (14.71%) SOA
12 105 (14.04%) Pair Programming
13 80 (10.70%) Test Automation
14 79 (10.56%) Continuous Delivery
15 78 (10.43%) E-Commerce
16 75 (10.03%) DSDM
17 70 (9.36%) OOA/OOD
17 70 (9.36%) RUP
18 64 (8.56%) SDLC
19 63 (8.42%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 689 (92.11%) Java
2 338 (45.19%) JavaScript
3 244 (32.62%) SQL
4 202 (27.01%) Scala
5 137 (18.32%) Python
6 115 (15.37%) Ruby
7 81 (10.83%) Clojure
8 80 (10.70%) C#
9 53 (7.09%) Perl
10 37 (4.95%) C
11 33 (4.41%) Bash Shell
12 28 (3.74%) PHP
13 27 (3.61%) C++
14 26 (3.48%) PL/SQL
15 24 (3.21%) XPath
16 21 (2.81%) Go
17 13 (1.74%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.74%) XQuery
18 12 (1.60%) Objective-C
19 8 (1.07%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 121 (16.18%) Degree
2 18 (2.41%) Oracle Certification
3 17 (2.27%) OCP
4 15 (2.01%) Sun Certification
5 12 (1.60%) ISTQB
5 12 (1.60%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.67%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (16.04%) QA
2 7 (0.94%) SDET
3 6 (0.80%) PA-DSS
4 5 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 46 (6.15%) Docker
2 13 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.20%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.80%) VirtualBox
5 5 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.40%) vSphere
6 3 (0.40%) zsh
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.13%) iptables
7 1 (0.13%) KVM
7 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (7.62%) Puppet
2 25 (3.34%) Ansible
2 25 (3.34%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.40%) Kibana
5 2 (0.27%) Fluentd
5 2 (0.27%) Nagios
5 2 (0.27%) Packer
5 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.13%) CA Service Virtualization
6 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.13%) Salt
6 1 (0.13%) yum
Vendors
1 176 (23.53%) Oracle
2 56 (7.49%) Twitter
3 41 (5.48%) Google
4 19 (2.54%) Sun
5 17 (2.27%) IBM
6 14 (1.87%) AppDynamics
7 13 (1.74%) VMware
8 12 (1.60%) ATG
8 12 (1.60%) hybris
9 10 (1.34%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.94%) BMC
10 7 (0.94%) Remedy
10 7 (0.94%) SAP
11 6 (0.80%) Apigee
12 5 (0.67%) Canon
12 5 (0.67%) HP
13 4 (0.53%) Intalio
14 3 (0.40%) Cisco
14 3 (0.40%) Microsoft
14 3 (0.40%) TIBCO
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum shares and bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £4000 bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package + Flexible workin
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Remarkable Benefits/Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tribal Worldwide
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago