The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 243 214 209
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -5
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.019% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.038% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 10
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3318 2650 3046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.83% 50.05% 54.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2651 2145 2602
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
England

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
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 2014. 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 -27 9 £40,000 +23.07%
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) Hibernate
2 17 (94.44%) Spring
3 16 (88.89%) Web Services
4 13 (72.22%) Subversion
4 13 (72.22%) Ajax
4 13 (72.22%) XML
4 13 (72.22%) JBoss
4 13 (72.22%) Tomcat
4 13 (72.22%) MySQL
4 13 (72.22%) JSON
4 13 (72.22%) Java EE
4 13 (72.22%) jQuery
5 11 (61.11%) J2EE
5 11 (61.11%) JDBC
5 11 (61.11%) C++
5 11 (61.11%) Ant
5 11 (61.11%) Maven
6 10 (55.56%) JSF
6 10 (55.56%) Google
6 10 (55.56%) Web 2.0
6 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
6 10 (55.56%) UML
6 10 (55.56%) XSD
6 10 (55.56%) UNIX
6 10 (55.56%) JMS
6 10 (55.56%) Eclipse
6 10 (55.56%) C
6 10 (55.56%) JSP

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 13 (72.22%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) GlassFish
2 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) CICS
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) MySQL
2 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Subversion
2 11 (61.11%) Ant
2 11 (61.11%) Maven
3 10 (55.56%) Eclipse
3 10 (55.56%) MyEclipse
3 10 (55.56%) Hudson
4 7 (38.89%) JUnit
5 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.56%) NUnit
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium
6 1 (5.56%) RSpec
6 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Java Developer
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Web Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Hibernate
1 17 (94.44%) Spring
2 16 (88.89%) Web Services
3 13 (72.22%) Ajax
3 13 (72.22%) XML
3 13 (72.22%) JSON
3 13 (72.22%) Java EE
3 13 (72.22%) jQuery
4 11 (61.11%) J2EE
4 11 (61.11%) JDBC
5 10 (55.56%) JSF
5 10 (55.56%) XSD
5 10 (55.56%) JMS
5 10 (55.56%) JSP
5 10 (55.56%) SOAP
5 10 (55.56%) Struts
5 10 (55.56%) Java SE
5 10 (55.56%) JPA
5 10 (55.56%) iBATIS
5 10 (55.56%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Web 2.0
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) UNIX
1 10 (55.56%) Mac OS
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) UML
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) AOP
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) C++
4 10 (55.56%) C
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) Ruby
6 3 (16.67%) Scala
6 3 (16.67%) COBOL
6 3 (16.67%) Perl
6 3 (16.67%) Python
7 1 (5.56%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) JBoss
2 10 (55.56%) Google
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle