The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 222 242 221
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 29 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.13% 0.019%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.27% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 1
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.36% +10.00%
Groovy
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3698 3335 2668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 53.63% 47.24% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3139 2678 2163
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Groovy
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +25 22 £49,000 +22.50% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 - 3
South Yorkshire - 3 £31,000 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 35 (92.11%) Java
2 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 28 (73.68%) HTML
3 28 (73.68%) Spring
4 23 (60.53%) XML
5 22 (57.89%) SQL
6 19 (50.00%) Oracle
6 19 (50.00%) Linux
7 18 (47.37%) TDD
8 15 (39.47%) Java EE
8 15 (39.47%) Grails
8 15 (39.47%) Scala
8 15 (39.47%) Hadoop
8 15 (39.47%) Apache Hive
8 15 (39.47%) Apache Pig
8 15 (39.47%) Python
8 15 (39.47%) Perl
9 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
9 13 (34.21%) Maven
9 13 (34.21%) SDLC
10 12 (31.58%) Analytics
10 12 (31.58%) C++
10 12 (31.58%) JUnit
11 11 (28.95%) SAS
11 11 (28.95%) R
12 10 (26.32%) BDD
12 10 (26.32%) OO
13 9 (23.68%) WSDL
13 9 (23.68%) XML Schema

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 15 (39.47%) Apache Pig
2 11 (28.95%) SAS
3 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
4 5 (13.16%) Apache
5 4 (10.53%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
1 1 (2.63%) Broadband
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) Hadoop
1 15 (39.47%) Apache Hive
2 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Big Data
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Maven
2 12 (31.58%) JUnit
3 8 (21.05%) Gradle
4 6 (15.79%) Mockito
5 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
6 4 (10.53%) Ant
7 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
8 2 (5.26%) PHPUnit
8 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.63%) JMeter
9 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.63%) JIRA
9 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Software Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Build and Release Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Release Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Programmer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) HTML
1 28 (73.68%) Spring
2 23 (60.53%) XML
3 15 (39.47%) Java EE
3 15 (39.47%) Grails
4 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
5 9 (23.68%) WSDL
5 9 (23.68%) XML Schema
5 9 (23.68%) Web Services
6 8 (21.05%) CSS
7 7 (18.42%) J2EE
7 7 (18.42%) HTML5
8 6 (15.79%) Spring MVC
9 5 (13.16%) JSP
9 5 (13.16%) Servlets
9 5 (13.16%) .NET
9 5 (13.16%) JSTL
10 3 (7.89%) JAXB
10 3 (7.89%) jQuery
10 3 (7.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) W3C
2 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) UNIX
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) TDD
3 13 (34.21%) SDLC
4 12 (31.58%) Analytics
5 10 (26.32%) BDD
5 10 (26.32%) OO
6 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
7 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (18.42%) ETL
9 6 (15.79%) Network Design
9 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.79%) MVC
9 6 (15.79%) Change Management
9 6 (15.79%) Project Management
10 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Volume Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Time Management
10 5 (13.16%) Web Application Development
10 5 (13.16%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (92.11%) Java
2 28 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 22 (57.89%) SQL
4 15 (39.47%) Scala
4 15 (39.47%) Python
4 15 (39.47%) Perl
5 12 (31.58%) C++
6 11 (28.95%) R
7 5 (13.16%) XQuery
8 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
8 4 (10.53%) PHP
9 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
10 2 (5.26%) XPath
10 2 (5.26%) C#
10 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.63%) VB
11 1 (2.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) IBM
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