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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank - 61 74
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.40% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
UK excluding London median 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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 249 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.12% 50.30% 59.58%
Number of salaries quoted 144 201 366
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Groovy
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Merseyside

Groovy
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Exstream
1 2 (100.00%) PrintSoft PReS

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Exstream
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP