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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 99 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £48,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
629 872 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.99% 47.31% 56.13%
Number of salaries quoted 552 732 710
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JBoss
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) Gradle
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) ClearCase
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) RAD
4 4 (50.00%) JMS
4 4 (50.00%) WSDL
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) J2EE
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) DB2
4 4 (50.00%) Ant
4 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (50.00%) EJB
4 4 (50.00%) CSS

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 7 (87.50%) JBoss
2 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Gradle
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Ant
3 4 (50.00%) Artifactory
3 4 (50.00%) ClearCase
3 4 (50.00%) Hudson
3 4 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Principal Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) EJB
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) JMS
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
3 4 (50.00%) Servlets
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Struts
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) WSDL
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) XSD
4 3 (37.50%) Guice
4 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 3 (37.50%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) RAD
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) API Testing
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 4 (50.00%) Apple Swift
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle