The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 225 252 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.071% 0.028% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.056% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Groovy
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2826 3549 3961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.43% 50.36% 59.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2409 3139 3455
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
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 9 February 2016. 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
Cheshire +26 3 - -
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (65.00%) HTML
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (45.00%) Spring
5 9 (45.00%) J2EE
5 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (40.00%) JSP
6 8 (40.00%) XML
6 8 (40.00%) Scrum
7 7 (35.00%) Ruby
7 7 (35.00%) Struts
7 7 (35.00%) Web Services
7 7 (35.00%) JBoss
7 7 (35.00%) Python
7 7 (35.00%) EJB
7 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) Gradle
7 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (35.00%) DevOps
8 6 (30.00%) Perl
8 6 (30.00%) Java EE
9 5 (25.00%) Banking
9 5 (25.00%) Maven
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (25.00%) JUnit
9 5 (25.00%) Servlets
9 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (35.00%) JBoss
2 4 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) DB2
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (35.00%) Gradle
2 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (25.00%) JUnit
3 5 (25.00%) Maven
3 5 (25.00%) Selenium
4 4 (20.00%) Ant
4 4 (20.00%) Artifactory
4 4 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (20.00%) Hudson
4 4 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (15.00%) Redmine
6 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Principal Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Principal Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Principal Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (45.00%) J2EE
2 9 (45.00%) Spring
3 8 (40.00%) JSP
3 8 (40.00%) XML
4 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) EJB
4 7 (35.00%) Struts
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 6 (30.00%) Java EE
6 5 (25.00%) Grails
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5
6 5 (25.00%) REST
6 5 (25.00%) Servlets
7 4 (20.00%) CSS3
7 4 (20.00%) JMS
7 4 (20.00%) WSDL
7 4 (20.00%) XSD
8 3 (15.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
5 4 (20.00%) High Availability
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) RAD
5 4 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (10.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) API Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Build Automation
8 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) Ruby
4 6 (30.00%) Perl
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Apple Swift
6 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (20.00%) Objective-C
7 3 (15.00%) C#
8 2 (10.00%) C
8 2 (10.00%) Scala
9 1 (5.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Twitter
Chorley, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago