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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 30 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 1.71% 2.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.90% 3.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
77 166 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 44.00% 64.09% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 73 156 124
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (62.50%) JBoss
2 5 (62.50%) JPA
2 5 (62.50%) Hudson
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Yii
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Zend
3 4 (50.00%) GlassFish
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) DSDM
4 3 (37.50%) JMS
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) Cucumber

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (50.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
1 5 (62.50%) Hudson
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (37.50%) RSpec
3 2 (25.00%) WATIR
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) JPA
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Yii
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) JMS
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) JAX-RS
4 3 (37.50%) RESTEasy
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Java EE
6 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) DSDM
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Business Development
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) JBoss
2 4 (50.00%) Zend
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle