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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank - - 183
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.027%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1643 2046 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.57% 50.91% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1846 2069
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
3 5 (62.50%) Grails
4 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (50.00%) J2EE
4 4 (50.00%) JUnit
4 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) Struts
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 3 (37.50%) EJB
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) JPA
5 3 (37.50%) Java EE
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Redmine
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) JAX-RS
6 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (25.00%) Scala
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (37.50%) Redmine
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Grails
1 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) JSP
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) EJB
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Java EE
3 3 (37.50%) JAX-RS
3 3 (37.50%) JPA
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) Struts
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) JSTL
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle