The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Groovy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 125 128
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.42% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.35% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 3
Median salary - £71,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  

Groovy is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 999 739 786
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 50.92% 31.38% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 850 624 693
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Groovy as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Birmingham

Groovy
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Groovy in Birmingham