The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 96 97 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 10 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.75% 0.57% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 1.08% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 22
Median salary £38,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.63% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
662 742 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.77% 53.19% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 596 624 552
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,950 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Wales

Groovy
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 10 £38,000 +20.63%
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) MongoDB
2 14 (77.78%) Node.js
3 12 (66.67%) Web Services
4 11 (61.11%) JSF
4 11 (61.11%) Ajax
4 11 (61.11%) Java EE
4 11 (61.11%) SVG
4 11 (61.11%) JBoss
4 11 (61.11%) CSS
4 11 (61.11%) SOAP
4 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (61.11%) RESTful
4 11 (61.11%) JSON
5 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 10 (55.56%) Multimedia
6 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 5 (27.78%) Spring
7 5 (27.78%) Grails
8 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
8 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) Perl
8 4 (22.22%) Python
9 3 (16.67%) Linux
9 3 (16.67%) PHP
9 3 (16.67%) C#

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (61.11%) JBoss
2 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) tcpdump
1 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) CouchDB
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Mockito
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) Spock
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (11.11%) FishEye
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) MSTest
3 2 (11.11%) NUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) JMeter
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) TestLink
4 1 (5.56%) The Grinder
4 1 (5.56%) VersionOne
General
1 10 (55.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
1 14 (77.78%) Node.js
2 12 (66.67%) Web Services
3 11 (61.11%) Ajax
3 11 (61.11%) CSS
3 11 (61.11%) Java EE
3 11 (61.11%) JSF
3 11 (61.11%) JSON
3 11 (61.11%) RESTful
3 11 (61.11%) SOAP
3 11 (61.11%) SVG
4 5 (27.78%) Grails
4 5 (27.78%) Spring
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (16.67%) D3.js
5 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Debian
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) Microservices
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Dependency Management
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Release Management
6 2 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) Use Case
7 1 (5.56%) API Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
7 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 4 (22.22%) Perl
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) Delphi
5 3 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Perforce
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat