The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 57 69 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.20% 0.16% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.28% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -4.49%
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
256 361 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 51.72% 57.67% 59.28%
Number of salaries quoted 206 337 226
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £29,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Exstream
1 1 (100.00%) Exstream Dialogue
1 1 (100.00%) PrintSoft PReS

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Exstream
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP