The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 - 110 80
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.073% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.13% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £34,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Groovy
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
654 747 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.43% 54.53% 55.92%
Number of salaries quoted 558 642 528
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,450 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Perforce
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Grails
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Perforce
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £4000 bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago