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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2010 2287 2647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.87% 61.46% 62.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1811 2054 2417
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) IntelliJ
2 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Ant
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (20.00%) Hyperic
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Gradle
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) Grails
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Degree

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
4 1 (20.00%) Gradle
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) Java EE
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) Grails
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Hyperic
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago