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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 178 180 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% 0.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1794 2225 2496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.18% 55.51% 60.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1902 2220
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Wiki
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Telematics
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Clojure
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
1 1 (33.33%) Telematics
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Clojure
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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