The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 52 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 4 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.95% 0.19% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 0.36% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £31,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
228 280 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.42% 53.74% 66.05%
Number of salaries quoted 212 223 276
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Lancashire

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Camel
4 4 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (37.50%) DSL
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Test Management
5 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Scala
5 3 (37.50%) Selenium
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (37.50%) WebDriver

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (37.50%) Gatling
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Camel
3 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
4 4 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (37.50%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 3 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Defect Management
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
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