The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank - 117 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.41% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £48,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Groovy
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
615 877 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.25% 50.99% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 532 707 763
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Cheshire

Groovy
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) XMPP
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Guice
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Guice
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript