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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 246 - 264
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% - 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.057% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £48,750 - £34,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 - £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
3509 3905 4838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.45% 60.20% 61.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 3397 4307
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015. 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 - 2 £48,750 - 1
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Grails
3 5 (45.45%) Java EE
3 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 5 (45.45%) Spring
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Maven
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 3 (27.27%) IntelliJ
5 3 (27.27%) JUnit
5 3 (27.27%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
6 2 (18.18%) JBoss
6 2 (18.18%) Apache
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) Telematics
6 2 (18.18%) Docker
6 2 (18.18%) Algorithms

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) IntelliJ
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) Gerrit
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) Gradle
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) Ant
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Grails
2 5 (45.45%) Java EE
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) JSP
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Telematics
1 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
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