The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.40% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.60% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
333 372 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 66.73% 65.49% 53.63%
Number of salaries quoted 284 340 245
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Preston - 3 - -
Groovy
North West

Groovy
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 16 (100.00%) Grails
1 16 (100.00%) Performance Management

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) Grails
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) PHP
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft