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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 17 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.38% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
560 734 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.60% 59.00% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 496 651 502
Average salary £34,000 £32,958 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 15 £46,500 - 4
West Wales - 1 £52,500 -
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (85.00%) Jenkins
3 25 (62.50%) Web Services
4 24 (60.00%) Maven
4 24 (60.00%) Selenium
5 22 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (55.00%) SoapUI
5 22 (55.00%) JUnit
6 21 (52.50%) Scrum
6 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (52.50%) TDD
7 20 (50.00%) SOA
8 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
8 19 (47.50%) Hudson
9 18 (45.00%) XML
10 15 (37.50%) BDD
10 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
11 14 (35.00%) WebDriver
11 14 (35.00%) SOAP
11 14 (35.00%) Oracle
12 12 (30.00%) J2EE
12 12 (30.00%) Subversion
12 12 (30.00%) JIRA
13 11 (27.50%) Release Management
13 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
13 11 (27.50%) Pair Programming
13 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
13 11 (27.50%) Spring
13 11 (27.50%) Scala
13 11 (27.50%) Clojure

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (25.00%) Confluence
2 9 (22.50%) Node.js
3 7 (17.50%) LiveCycle
3 7 (17.50%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
1 2 (5.00%) SSL
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) NoSQL
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (85.00%) Jenkins
2 24 (60.00%) Maven
2 24 (60.00%) Selenium
3 22 (55.00%) SoapUI
3 22 (55.00%) JUnit
4 19 (47.50%) Hudson
5 14 (35.00%) WebDriver
6 12 (30.00%) Subversion
6 12 (30.00%) JIRA
7 9 (22.50%) CruiseControl
7 9 (22.50%) Ant
8 8 (20.00%) JBehave
8 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
9 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (10.00%) Bugzilla
11 2 (5.00%) Gerrit
11 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Analyst
2 16 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Java Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 10 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) Tester
5 5 (12.50%) Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 5 (12.50%) Java Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Java Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Test Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) Web Services
2 18 (45.00%) XML
3 14 (35.00%) SOAP
4 12 (30.00%) J2EE
5 11 (27.50%) Spring
5 11 (27.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (22.50%) REST
7 7 (17.50%) JSF
7 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
7 7 (17.50%) XSLT
8 6 (15.00%) HTML
8 6 (15.00%) JSON
9 4 (10.00%) HTML5
9 4 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (10.00%) GWT
9 4 (10.00%) Apache Camel
9 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.00%) Spring Integration
10 2 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Open Source
1 11 (27.50%) Mobile App
2 8 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) DTV
3 2 (5.00%) IPTV
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Android
3 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (52.50%) Scrum
2 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) TDD
3 20 (50.00%) SOA
4 15 (37.50%) BDD
4 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 11 (27.50%) Release Management
5 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
5 11 (27.50%) Pair Programming
5 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
5 11 (27.50%) RUP
5 11 (27.50%) DSDM
5 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
6 10 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (22.50%) Automated Testing
8 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 7 (17.50%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (17.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (27.50%) Scala
3 11 (27.50%) Clojure
3 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
4 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) XPath
5 7 (17.50%) Python
5 7 (17.50%) XQuery
6 4 (10.00%) Perl
6 4 (10.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Xen
1 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Oracle
2 11 (27.50%) Twitter
3 8 (20.00%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) IBM
4 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (17.50%) Adobe
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
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