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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 113 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.41% - 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% - 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £48,750 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
862 973 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.86% 54.15% 58.88%
Number of salaries quoted 698 757 919
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Groovy Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Groovy
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Chester - 4 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 3 £52,500 -
Groovy
North West

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Spring
4 5 (55.56%) Maven
4 5 (55.56%) J2EE
4 5 (55.56%) Big Data
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) Telematics
4 5 (55.56%) RESTful
4 5 (55.56%) Java EE
4 5 (55.56%) JSON
4 5 (55.56%) Docker
4 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
5 4 (44.44%) Ruby
5 4 (44.44%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 3 (33.33%) JMeter
6 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (22.22%) User Stories
7 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 2 (22.22%) Kanban
7 2 (22.22%) Selenium
7 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Release Management
7 2 (22.22%) MS Office
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
1 5 (55.56%) RESTful
1 5 (55.56%) Java EE
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Telematics
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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