The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 170 189 194
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.027% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.051% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1840 1959 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.12% 53.48% 57.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1705 1955
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Groovy
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Manchester

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Google
3 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Atlassian
3 4 (57.14%) Scala
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) SaaS
3 4 (57.14%) Clojure
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) RUP
3 4 (57.14%) DSDM
3 4 (57.14%) WSO2
3 4 (57.14%) Vagrant

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) Neo4j
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
3 4 (57.14%) Vagrant
4 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (14.29%) Gradle
4 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (57.14%) AWS Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Integration Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
2 4 (57.14%) ELK Stack
2 4 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (57.14%) Sensu
2 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) DSDM
2 4 (57.14%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source Development
2 4 (57.14%) RUP
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) API Development
3 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Clojure
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Scala
3 3 (42.86%) Python
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Grafana
1 4 (57.14%) Graphite
1 4 (57.14%) Packer
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Terraform
1 4 (57.14%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Atlassian
1 4 (57.14%) Google
1 4 (57.14%) MuleSoft
1 4 (57.14%) WSO2
Manchester, Lancashire
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago