The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +8.04%
Groovy
Lancashire

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

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 55 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 69.75% 47.83% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 98 53 38
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Groovy
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Preston

Groovy
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) Grails
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Grails
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft