Period
to 16 July 2018

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 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 294 249
Rank change year-on-year +43 -45 +29
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 33 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.45% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 0.34% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 24
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.81% +16.67%
10th Percentile £45,000 £24,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £64,125 £60,500 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +11.11%

Groovy is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,446 4,968 3,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 60.65% 60.23% 54.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3,778 4,311 3,324
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Groovy in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
4 24 (72.73%) RESTful
5 23 (69.70%) SOAP
6 22 (66.67%) Web Services
6 22 (66.67%) XML
7 21 (63.64%) Hibernate
7 21 (63.64%) JSON
7 21 (63.64%) Grails
8 20 (60.61%) Finance
9 19 (57.58%) Unit Testing
9 19 (57.58%) JIRA
9 19 (57.58%) Struts
9 19 (57.58%) JSP
10 8 (24.24%) TDD
11 7 (21.21%) HTML
11 7 (21.21%) CSS
12 6 (18.18%) Ruby
12 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
12 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
12 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
13 5 (15.15%) Scala
13 5 (15.15%) Spring
14 4 (12.12%) Scrum
14 4 (12.12%) Python
14 4 (12.12%) BDD
14 4 (12.12%) REST
15 3 (9.09%) Gradle
15 3 (9.09%) Jenkins

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 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
2 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
1 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.03%) Riak
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) JIRA
2 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.09%) Gradle
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) Selenium
4 2 (6.06%) JUnit
4 2 (6.06%) Maven
4 2 (6.06%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Developer
2 27 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Java Software Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Developer in Test
4 3 (9.09%) Java Developer in Test
4 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Java Developer - Fintech
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) RESTful
2 23 (69.70%) SOAP
3 22 (66.67%) Web Services
3 22 (66.67%) XML
4 21 (63.64%) Grails
4 21 (63.64%) Hibernate
4 21 (63.64%) JSON
5 19 (57.58%) JSP
5 19 (57.58%) Struts
6 7 (21.21%) CSS
6 7 (21.21%) HTML
7 5 (15.15%) Spring
8 4 (12.12%) REST
9 3 (9.09%) Ajax
9 3 (9.09%) Apache Wicket
9 3 (9.09%) Play Framework
10 2 (6.06%) .NET
10 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
10 2 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Unit Testing
3 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.12%) BDD
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) Feature Driven Development
6 3 (9.09%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) OO
6 3 (9.09%) OOP
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Data Science
7 2 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (6.06%) Microservices
7 2 (6.06%) SDET
7 2 (6.06%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) Ruby
4 5 (15.15%) Scala
5 4 (12.12%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) Java 8
6 3 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) Clojure
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Cognizant
1 2 (6.06%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle