The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 252 251 221
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 8 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 7
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3737 3631 3114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 49.35% 48.54% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3165 2903 2564
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 £27,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,050 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Groovy
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
West Yorkshire -14 7 £42,500 +13.33% 5
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) Grails
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) OO
5 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Volume Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Time Management
5 4 (50.00%) Android
5 4 (50.00%) BDD
5 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 4 (50.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 3 (37.50%) Web Development
6 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 3 (37.50%) CSS3
7 1 (12.50%) PHP
7 1 (12.50%) JUnit
7 1 (12.50%) Linux

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Mockito
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
1 7 (87.50%) Grails
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Android
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Volume Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
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