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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 627 575 522
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -53
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 268 349 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.59% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 234 293 368
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% -5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%

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
56286 59229 63062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.13% 53.47% 54.36%
Number of salaries quoted 48145 50590 55435
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 November 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 26 November 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
(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 -51 254 £50,000 - 34
London -69 131 £57,500 +15.00% 24
South East +16 61 £42,500 -19.04% 6
City of London +50 41 £65,000 +39.78% 8
Hampshire -5 28 £42,500 -20.93% 4
East of England -21 21 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Brighton +17 20 £36,000 +38.46%
East Sussex +15 20 £36,000 +38.46%
West Midlands -6 18 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Warwickshire +2 16 £45,000 -5.26%
East Midlands +18 15 £41,250 -25.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +18 12 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Petersfield -6 11 £42,500 - 1
Ipswich - 11 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 11 £40,000 -
South Wales +4 9 £37,500 -8.53%
Wales -3 9 £37,500 -8.53%
Warwick -12 9 £45,000 -7.69%
South West -19 8 £37,500 -34.78%
Nottingham +27 7 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Aldershot +1 6 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Bristol -8 6 £33,000 -42.60%
Surrey - 6 £57,500 -
Cambridge +1 5 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 5 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Scotland -9 5 £24,969 -37.57% 2
Edinburgh -5 4 £24,969 -45.12%
Cardiff -11 4 £37,500 -7.40%
Fareham - 4 £36,250 - 1
Oxfordshire +13 3 £67,500 -3.57% 2

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 518 (86.33%) Java
2 309 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
3 278 (46.33%) Spring
4 239 (39.83%) JavaScript
5 219 (36.50%) Maven
6 200 (33.33%) TDD
7 198 (33.00%) Hibernate
8 183 (30.50%) SQL
9 177 (29.50%) XML
10 175 (29.17%) HTML
11 170 (28.33%) Linux
12 168 (28.00%) Web Services
13 166 (27.67%) Jenkins
14 149 (24.83%) MVC
15 141 (23.50%) Grails
16 139 (23.17%) Subversion
17 136 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
18 134 (22.33%) Ruby
19 126 (21.00%) CSS
20 125 (20.83%) Degree
21 122 (20.33%) Python
22 119 (19.83%) Git (software)
23 118 (19.67%) JUnit
24 116 (19.33%) Scala
25 112 (18.67%) Oracle
26 111 (18.50%) MySQL
27 104 (17.33%) J2EE
27 104 (17.33%) Perl
28 98 (16.33%) Finance
28 98 (16.33%) RESTful

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 89 (14.83%) Apache
2 81 (13.50%) Tomcat
3 47 (7.83%) Apache ServiceMix
4 32 (5.33%) WebSphere
5 29 (4.83%) GlassFish
5 29 (4.83%) WebLogic
6 27 (4.50%) JBoss
7 26 (4.33%) Apache Solr
7 26 (4.33%) Confluence
8 23 (3.83%) Oracle Coherence
8 23 (3.83%) WebSphere Application Server
9 21 (3.50%) Node.js
10 16 (2.67%) SharePoint
11 14 (2.33%) CMS
12 12 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (1.83%) Apache Pig
13 11 (1.83%) Liferay
14 10 (1.67%) Alfresco
15 9 (1.50%) Escenic
16 7 (1.17%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 29 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.50%) Weka
3 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.33%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.67%) SaaS
3 14 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (2.17%) GitHub
5 6 (1.00%) PaaS
6 4 (0.67%) Heroku
6 4 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.67%) IaaS
7 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.33%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.83%) HTTP
2 16 (2.67%) Internet
3 11 (1.83%) SAN
4 10 (1.67%) 4G
4 10 (1.67%) 3G
5 9 (1.50%) Network Security
6 5 (0.83%) LDAP
6 5 (0.83%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.67%) DNS
7 4 (0.67%) DSL
7 4 (0.67%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.33%) AMQP
8 2 (0.33%) Firewall
8 2 (0.33%) 2G
8 2 (0.33%) RNC
8 2 (0.33%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (18.50%) MySQL
2 81 (13.50%) MongoDB
3 67 (11.17%) NoSQL
4 58 (9.67%) PostgreSQL
5 52 (8.67%) Relational Database
6 49 (8.17%) SQL Server
7 39 (6.50%) Hadoop
8 37 (6.17%) RDBMS
9 27 (4.50%) Big Data
10 23 (3.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 20 (3.33%) Oracle Database
12 14 (2.33%) CouchDB
12 14 (2.33%) Apache Hive
13 11 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
15 5 (0.83%) Neo4j
15 5 (0.83%) RavenDB
16 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (0.67%) Hazelcast
16 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 219 (36.50%) Maven
2 166 (27.67%) Jenkins
3 139 (23.17%) Subversion
4 119 (19.83%) Git (software)
5 118 (19.67%) JUnit
6 84 (14.00%) Selenium
7 81 (13.50%) Cucumber
8 67 (11.17%) JIRA
9 64 (10.67%) Mockito
9 64 (10.67%) Gradle
10 58 (9.67%) Ant
11 50 (8.33%) TestNG
12 47 (7.83%) DbUnit
13 32 (5.33%) Eclipse
14 30 (5.00%) WebDriver
15 28 (4.67%) Hudson
15 28 (4.67%) Spock
16 24 (4.00%) SoapUI
16 24 (4.00%) JMeter
17 17 (2.83%) IntelliJ
General
1 98 (16.33%) Finance
2 33 (5.50%) Banking
3 28 (4.67%) Front Office
4 25 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.17%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.33%) Retail
7 10 (1.67%) Marketing
8 9 (1.50%) Back Office
9 7 (1.17%) Electronics
9 7 (1.17%) Games
10 6 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.83%) Advertising
11 5 (0.83%) Publishing
12 2 (0.33%) Legal
13 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 372 (62.00%) Developer
2 257 (42.83%) Java Developer
3 100 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 71 (11.83%) Analyst
5 70 (11.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 51 (8.50%) Software Engineer
7 48 (8.00%) Test Engineer
8 45 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 37 (6.17%) Test Analyst
10 31 (5.17%) C++ Developer
11 30 (5.00%) Web Developer
12 24 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 23 (3.83%) QA Engineer
13 23 (3.83%) Development Manager
13 23 (3.83%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (3.67%) Java Software Developer
15 21 (3.50%) Senior Software Engineer
16 20 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
17 18 (3.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
17 18 (3.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (46.33%) Spring
2 198 (33.00%) Hibernate
3 177 (29.50%) XML
4 175 (29.17%) HTML
5 168 (28.00%) Web Services
6 141 (23.50%) Grails
7 126 (21.00%) CSS
8 104 (17.33%) J2EE
9 98 (16.33%) RESTful
10 95 (15.83%) SOAP
11 78 (13.00%) JSON
12 77 (12.83%) jQuery
13 71 (11.83%) REST
14 62 (10.33%) HTML5
14 62 (10.33%) Spring MVC
15 58 (9.67%) Java EE
16 54 (9.00%) Ajax
17 51 (8.50%) GWT
18 44 (7.33%) JMS
19 41 (6.83%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 83 (13.83%) Open Source
2 47 (7.83%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.33%) Digital Media
4 23 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.00%) Fixed Income
6 16 (2.67%) BBC
6 16 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.83%) User Experience
8 9 (1.50%) Market Risk
8 9 (1.50%) DataPower
8 9 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.50%) Derivative
9 8 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.17%) Social Media
10 7 (1.17%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.17%) Web 2.0
10 7 (1.17%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.17%) DTV
11 5 (0.83%) Blog
12 3 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 170 (28.33%) Linux
2 76 (12.67%) UNIX
3 49 (8.17%) Windows
4 45 (7.50%) Solaris
5 28 (4.67%) Android
6 20 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.33%) Mac OS
8 7 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.67%) CentOS
10 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.50%) AIX
10 3 (0.50%) zOS
11 2 (0.33%) Debian
11 2 (0.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (33.33%) TDD
3 149 (24.83%) MVC
4 136 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
5 97 (16.17%) Software Engineering
6 86 (14.33%) OO
7 85 (14.17%) E-Commerce
8 83 (13.83%) Scrum
9 68 (11.33%) Pair Programming
9 68 (11.33%) BDD
9 68 (11.33%) DevOps
10 62 (10.33%) SOA
11 56 (9.33%) Release Management
12 42 (7.00%) Mentoring
13 39 (6.50%) Configuration Management
14 36 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 35 (5.83%) Analytics
16 33 (5.50%) Multithreading
16 33 (5.50%) Web Application Development
17 32 (5.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 518 (86.33%) Java
2 239 (39.83%) JavaScript
3 183 (30.50%) SQL
4 134 (22.33%) Ruby
5 122 (20.33%) Python
6 116 (19.33%) Scala
7 104 (17.33%) Perl
8 92 (15.33%) C#
9 67 (11.17%) C++
10 65 (10.83%) PHP
11 52 (8.67%) Bash Shell
12 32 (5.33%) C
13 22 (3.67%) Objective-C
14 21 (3.50%) Korn
15 20 (3.33%) XQuery
16 19 (3.17%) XPath
17 18 (3.00%) T-SQL
18 16 (2.67%) Clojure
19 8 (1.33%) Embedded C
19 8 (1.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 125 (20.83%) Degree
2 16 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.17%) PhD
4 1 (0.17%) ISEB
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.17%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.17%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (10.67%) QA
2 8 (1.33%) JTAG
3 5 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (2.67%) Docker
2 15 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (1.83%) NFS
4 9 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 38 (6.33%) Puppet
2 32 (5.33%) Ansible
3 30 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (3.33%) Vagrant
5 5 (0.83%) Nagios
5 5 (0.83%) ZABBIX
5 5 (0.83%) Salt
6 4 (0.67%) Kibana
6 4 (0.67%) StatsD
6 4 (0.67%) logstash
7 3 (0.50%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 112 (18.67%) Oracle
2 63 (10.50%) Google
3 37 (6.17%) Microsoft
4 27 (4.50%) Atomikos
5 20 (3.33%) Adobe
6 17 (2.83%) Sybase
7 11 (1.83%) Twitter
8 10 (1.67%) GigaSpaces
8 10 (1.67%) IBM
9 9 (1.50%) DataSynapse
9 9 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.50%) VMware
10 7 (1.17%) Murex
10 7 (1.17%) Calypso
11 6 (1.00%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.00%) SAP
11 6 (1.00%) Zend
12 5 (0.83%) SaltStack
12 5 (0.83%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.83%) Sitecore
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 30% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: £dependng on exp
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: £dependng on exp
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 20%-25% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Pension + Discounts + Many More
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £500 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago