The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 182 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 16 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.41% 0.029% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.056% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 0
Median salary £38,750 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -5.26% +15.15%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2365 1796 1978
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 60.27% 52.65% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2023 1525 1735
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Groovy
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Groovy in Manchester

Groovy
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Groovy in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 28 (84.85%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) Maven
3 23 (69.70%) Grails
4 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (57.58%) Gradle
6 17 (51.52%) Linux
7 15 (45.45%) J2EE
7 15 (45.45%) SDLC
8 14 (42.42%) RESTful
8 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
9 13 (39.39%) Web Services
9 13 (39.39%) Spring
10 12 (36.36%) WebSphere
10 12 (36.36%) XML
10 12 (36.36%) Scala
10 12 (36.36%) Docker
11 11 (33.33%) Hazelcast
11 11 (33.33%) Android
11 11 (33.33%) Redux
12 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
12 10 (30.30%) iPad
12 10 (30.30%) Oracle
12 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
13 9 (27.27%) React
14 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
14 8 (24.24%) Eclipse
15 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
15 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
15 7 (21.21%) J2SE
15 7 (21.21%) XSLT

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Hazelcast
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (75.76%) Maven
2 19 (57.58%) Gradle
3 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
4 8 (24.24%) Eclipse
4 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
5 6 (18.18%) Ant
5 6 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (18.18%) Subversion
6 5 (15.15%) ClearCase
6 5 (15.15%) CruiseControl
6 5 (15.15%) Mercurial
6 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (15.15%) TeamCity
7 4 (12.12%) JIRA
8 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 26 (78.79%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Java Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Java Software Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Linux Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Build Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Release Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Agile Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) Grails
2 15 (45.45%) J2EE
3 14 (42.42%) RESTful
4 13 (39.39%) Spring
4 13 (39.39%) Web Services
5 12 (36.36%) XML
6 11 (33.33%) Redux
7 9 (27.27%) React
8 7 (21.21%) J2SE
8 7 (21.21%) Servlets
8 7 (21.21%) XSLT
9 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
9 6 (18.18%) Spring MVC
10 5 (15.15%) JMS
10 5 (15.15%) JSP
10 5 (15.15%) Struts
10 5 (15.15%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (6.06%) SOAP
12 1 (3.03%) JPA
12 1 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) iPad
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Android
3 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) SDLC
3 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.21%) DevOps
4 7 (21.21%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (18.18%) MVC
6 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery
7 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.09%) Dependency Management
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.06%) TDD
9 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.03%) BDD
10 1 (3.03%) Kanban
10 1 (3.03%) OO
10 1 (3.03%) OOP
10 1 (3.03%) Scrum
10 1 (3.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 12 (36.36%) Scala
4 5 (15.15%) Perl
4 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
4 5 (15.15%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 4 (12.12%) Ansible
2 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.12%) Salt
3 1 (3.03%) Marathon
3 1 (3.03%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
2 7 (21.21%) VMware
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