The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 - 115
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.24% - 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% - 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.52% +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 Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 744 613 866
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 59.24% 51.17% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 629 530 700
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Groovy in Cheshire

Groovy
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 - -
Groovy
North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (100.00%) Process Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 3 (100.00%) BPMN
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Implementation Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Process Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) BPMN
1 3 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Process Management
1 3 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java