The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 22 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 225 241 229
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 17 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.082% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.14% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -
Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3808 4302 4503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.72% 58.79% 60.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3192 3832 4106
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Groovy
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Groovy Salary Trend in the North West

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram in the North West

Groovy
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Lancashire - 11 - -
Manchester - 5 £61,250 - 2
Merseyside -6 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 18 (94.74%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) Grails
3 13 (68.42%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
4 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 11 (57.89%) SharePoint
5 11 (57.89%) PHP
5 11 (57.89%) Objective-C
5 11 (57.89%) Performance Management
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Apache
7 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
7 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) Spring
7 4 (21.05%) Maven
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (15.79%) Selenium
8 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
8 3 (15.79%) Change Control
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 3 (15.79%) JBoss
8 3 (15.79%) JavaScript

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (57.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) LiveCycle
3 1 (5.26%) Confluence
3 1 (5.26%) Exstream Dialogue
3 1 (5.26%) FileNet
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) DOC1
2 2 (10.53%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) JUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Gerrit
3 2 (10.53%) Gradle
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Hudson
4 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.26%) Ant
General
1 1 (5.26%) Military
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Senior Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Senior Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Developer Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) Grails
2 13 (68.42%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
4 4 (21.05%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) JSP
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE
7 1 (5.26%) Java EE
7 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
7 1 (5.26%) JSF
7 1 (5.26%) RESTful
7 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.26%) XSLT
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Open Source
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Performance Management
2 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) C#
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) PHP
3 11 (57.89%) Objective-C
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) Perl
5 2 (10.53%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Hyperic
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe
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