The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 37 29 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 3.13% 2.65% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.19% 5.13% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Groovy
Warwickshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
154 78 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 60.16% 51.66% 69.62%
Number of salaries quoted 146 77 157
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

Groovy
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Warwick

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Warwick

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) Selenium
3 13 (76.47%) Linux
4 12 (70.59%) Windows
4 12 (70.59%) JMeter
4 12 (70.59%) Google
4 12 (70.59%) Android
4 12 (70.59%) WebDriver
4 12 (70.59%) Apple iOS
4 12 (70.59%) GoogleTest
4 12 (70.59%) Automation Testing
5 5 (29.41%) PHP
5 5 (29.41%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) MySQL
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) JBoss
6 4 (23.53%) SOA
6 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
6 4 (23.53%) RESTful
6 4 (23.53%) GlassFish
7 3 (17.65%) Zend
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) WATIR
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) RSpec
7 3 (17.65%) JAX-RS
7 3 (17.65%) Hudson

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 4 (23.53%) JBoss
1 4 (23.53%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
1 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Selenium
2 12 (70.59%) JMeter
2 12 (70.59%) WebDriver
2 12 (70.59%) GoogleTest
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 3 (17.65%) Hudson
4 3 (17.65%) WATIR
4 3 (17.65%) RSpec
5 1 (5.88%) Maven
5 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.88%) Liquibase
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Tester
1 9 (52.94%) Software Tester
1 9 (52.94%) Senior Tester
1 9 (52.94%) Senior Software Tester
1 9 (52.94%) Automation Tester
1 9 (52.94%) Senior Automation Tester
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) RESTful
2 3 (17.65%) Yii
2 3 (17.65%) CSS3
2 3 (17.65%) JAX-RS
2 3 (17.65%) RESTEasy
2 3 (17.65%) JMS
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) JPA
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Android
2 12 (70.59%) Apple iOS
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Automation Testing
3 4 (23.53%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) PHP
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Google
2 3 (17.65%) Zend
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle