The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Groovy
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
122 130 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.59% 55.32% 71.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82 110 134
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -