The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank - 183 182
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Groovy
Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2229 1892 2248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.90% 50.19% 59.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1602 1963
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Groovy Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 13 (100.00%) Spring
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
3 9 (69.23%) Tomcat
3 9 (69.23%) Subversion
3 9 (69.23%) Ajax
3 9 (69.23%) Java EE
3 9 (69.23%) JSON
3 9 (69.23%) XML
3 9 (69.23%) JBoss
3 9 (69.23%) MySQL
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) Ant
4 7 (53.85%) JUnit
4 7 (53.85%) JDBC
4 7 (53.85%) Grails
4 7 (53.85%) Maven
5 6 (46.15%) JSF
5 6 (46.15%) Java SE
5 6 (46.15%) iBATIS
5 6 (46.15%) Web 2.0
5 6 (46.15%) Google
5 6 (46.15%) JSP
5 6 (46.15%) SOAP
5 6 (46.15%) Struts
5 6 (46.15%) J2EE
5 6 (46.15%) C
5 6 (46.15%) C++

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (69.23%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) CICS
2 3 (23.08%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
2 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Subversion
2 7 (53.85%) Ant
2 7 (53.85%) JUnit
2 7 (53.85%) Maven
3 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
3 6 (46.15%) Hudson
3 6 (46.15%) MyEclipse
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.69%) RSpec
5 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.69%) NUnit
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Java Developer
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Web Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 13 (100.00%) Spring
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
3 9 (69.23%) Ajax
3 9 (69.23%) Java EE
3 9 (69.23%) JSON
3 9 (69.23%) XML
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) JDBC
4 7 (53.85%) Grails
5 6 (46.15%) JSF
5 6 (46.15%) Java SE
5 6 (46.15%) iBATIS
5 6 (46.15%) JSP
5 6 (46.15%) SOAP
5 6 (46.15%) Struts
5 6 (46.15%) J2EE
5 6 (46.15%) XSD
5 6 (46.15%) JMS
5 6 (46.15%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Web 2.0
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) W3C
2 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) UNIX
1 6 (46.15%) Mac OS
2 3 (23.08%) Solaris
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) UML
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) AOP
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) C
2 6 (46.15%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) COBOL
4 3 (23.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) JBoss
2 6 (46.15%) Google
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle