The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.02% 0.89% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 1.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.42% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 276 262 362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 62.02% 58.35% 61.36%
Number of salaries quoted 237 217 289
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Groovy in Lancashire

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in Lancashire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Groovy in Lancashire

Groovy
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Chorley +8 6 £40,000 +66.66%
Groovy
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
1 19 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 19 (100.00%) Web Development
1 19 (100.00%) jQuery
1 19 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 19 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 19 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 19 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 19 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 19 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Software Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) jQuery
1 19 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
1 19 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 19 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) SQL