The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 68 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.16% 0.80% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 1.31% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
356 383 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.71% 61.38% 63.08%
Number of salaries quoted 313 352 398
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
North West

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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -2 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Groovy
North West

Groovy
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) DOC1
1 2 (100.00%) Exstream
1 2 (100.00%) PrintSoft PReS
2 1 (50.00%) Exstream Dialogue
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (50.00%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) DOC1
1 2 (100.00%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Exstream
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP