The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 25 July 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 for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 52 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +6
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 49 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.66% 1.61% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.64% 2.97% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 20 0
Average salary £33,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
641 673 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.94% 54.01% 53.29%
Number of salaries quoted 576 610 470
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Groovy
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Wales region.

Groovy Salary Trend in Wales

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Wales

Groovy
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
South Wales +18 46 £33,000 +1.53% 2
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 68 (98.55%) Java
2 42 (60.87%) Jenkins
3 39 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 39 (56.52%) JUnit
4 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (50.72%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (47.83%) TDD
7 29 (42.03%) SoapUI
8 28 (40.58%) Web Services
9 27 (39.13%) Scrum
9 27 (39.13%) Maven
9 27 (39.13%) Selenium
10 26 (37.68%) SOA
11 23 (33.33%) Test Automation
12 21 (30.43%) Oracle
13 20 (28.99%) XML
13 20 (28.99%) Subversion
14 19 (27.54%) Spring
14 19 (27.54%) JIRA
14 19 (27.54%) Release Management
14 19 (27.54%) SOAP
14 19 (27.54%) SQL
14 19 (27.54%) Hudson
15 18 (26.09%) NoSQL
15 18 (26.09%) MongoDB
15 18 (26.09%) Open Source
15 18 (26.09%) Clojure
15 18 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (26.09%) Twitter
15 18 (26.09%) DevOps

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 17 (24.64%) Confluence
2 13 (18.84%) FileNet
2 13 (18.84%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.45%) Node.js
3 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
2 2 (2.90%) SSL
2 2 (2.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) MongoDB
1 18 (26.09%) NoSQL
2 17 (24.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (60.87%) Jenkins
2 39 (56.52%) JUnit
3 29 (42.03%) SoapUI
4 27 (39.13%) Maven
4 27 (39.13%) Selenium
5 20 (28.99%) Subversion
6 19 (27.54%) Hudson
6 19 (27.54%) JIRA
7 16 (23.19%) Cucumber
8 11 (15.94%) WebDriver
9 10 (14.49%) Ant
9 10 (14.49%) CruiseControl
10 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
11 7 (10.14%) JBehave
12 5 (7.25%) Bugzilla
13 3 (4.35%) Mercurial
13 3 (4.35%) Calabash
14 2 (2.90%) eggPlant
14 2 (2.90%) Gerrit
15 1 (1.45%) Gradle
General
1 7 (10.14%) Advertising
2 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Analyst
2 21 (30.43%) Test Analyst
2 21 (30.43%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) Test Engineer
3 16 (23.19%) Automation Engineer
4 15 (21.74%) Java Developer
5 11 (15.94%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (13.04%) Developer Analyst
6 9 (13.04%) Java Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Java Programmer
6 9 (13.04%) Programmer
6 9 (13.04%) Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Tester
7 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Test Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) Web Services
2 20 (28.99%) XML
3 19 (27.54%) Spring
3 19 (27.54%) SOAP
4 18 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 16 (23.19%) J2EE
6 14 (20.29%) XSLT
6 14 (20.29%) Hibernate
7 13 (18.84%) JSF
8 8 (11.59%) HTML
8 8 (11.59%) REST
9 7 (10.14%) Middleware
9 7 (10.14%) JSON
10 5 (7.25%) GWT
10 5 (7.25%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (7.25%) Spring Integration
10 5 (7.25%) HTML5
10 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
10 5 (7.25%) Apache Camel
11 3 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Open Source
2 14 (20.29%) Mobile App
3 9 (13.04%) Digital Media
4 7 (10.14%) IPTV
5 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (8.70%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Statistics
7 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Android
1 13 (18.84%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) UNIX
3 2 (2.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (50.72%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (47.83%) TDD
4 27 (39.13%) Scrum
5 26 (37.68%) SOA
6 23 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 19 (27.54%) Release Management
8 18 (26.09%) Unit Testing
8 18 (26.09%) Configuration Management
8 18 (26.09%) RUP
8 18 (26.09%) DSDM
8 18 (26.09%) DevOps
9 17 (24.64%) Pair Programming
9 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
10 16 (23.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (21.74%) OO
11 15 (21.74%) BDD
12 14 (20.29%) OOA/OOD
13 11 (15.94%) Automated Testing
13 11 (15.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 68 (98.55%) Java
2 39 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 19 (27.54%) SQL
4 18 (26.09%) Scala
4 18 (26.09%) Clojure
5 16 (23.19%) Bash Shell
5 16 (23.19%) Korn
6 13 (18.84%) Perl
7 10 (14.49%) C#
8 9 (13.04%) Python
9 2 (2.90%) XQuery
9 2 (2.90%) XPath
9 2 (2.90%) C
10 1 (1.45%) C++
10 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.45%) Ruby
10 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) ISEB
1 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) Oracle
2 18 (26.09%) Twitter
3 13 (18.84%) IBM
3 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.84%) Adobe
4 3 (4.35%) Perforce
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