Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 269 243 265
Rank change year-on-year -26 +22 +9
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 23 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.29% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.81% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 10
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £41,250 £34,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £63,250 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% - +7.95%

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 4590 4313 3700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.05% 57.82% 49.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3912 3815 3240
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,975
90th Percentile £61,750 £61,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Groovy in Manchester

Groovy
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 4 £42,500 -
Groovy
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) NoSQL
2 19 (82.61%) Java
2 19 (82.61%) Web Services
3 17 (73.91%) SOAP
3 17 (73.91%) SQL
4 16 (69.57%) MySQL
4 16 (69.57%) Oracle
4 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
4 16 (69.57%) CSS
4 16 (69.57%) HTML
4 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
4 16 (69.57%) HTTP
4 16 (69.57%) Scala
4 16 (69.57%) TDD
4 16 (69.57%) Spring
4 16 (69.57%) REST
5 15 (65.22%) Play Framework
6 13 (56.52%) Python
6 13 (56.52%) Ruby
6 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
7 12 (52.17%) Scrum
7 12 (52.17%) Apache Wicket
7 12 (52.17%) Apache
8 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
8 10 (43.48%) MongoDB
9 7 (30.43%) BDD
9 7 (30.43%) Spring MVC
9 7 (30.43%) MVC
10 6 (26.09%) SEO

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 (52.17%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) OpenEdge
3 3 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (13.04%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) NoSQL
2 16 (69.57%) MySQL
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
3 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
4 10 (43.48%) MongoDB
5 6 (26.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (26.09%) Big Data
5 6 (26.09%) CouchDB
5 6 (26.09%) Neo4j
5 6 (26.09%) Riak
6 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
3 3 (13.04%) JHipster
General
1 6 (26.09%) Legal
2 3 (13.04%) Automotive
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) OpenEdge Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Progress Developer
4 3 (13.04%) MongoDB Developer
4 3 (13.04%) NoSQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) Web Services
2 17 (73.91%) SOAP
3 16 (69.57%) CSS
3 16 (69.57%) HTML
3 16 (69.57%) REST
3 16 (69.57%) Spring
4 15 (65.22%) Play Framework
5 12 (52.17%) Apache Wicket
6 7 (30.43%) Spring MVC
7 6 (26.09%) Ajax
7 6 (26.09%) DOM
7 6 (26.09%) SAX
7 6 (26.09%) Servlets
7 6 (26.09%) XML
7 6 (26.09%) XML Schema
8 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
8 4 (17.39%) JSON
8 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (13.04%) Akka
9 3 (13.04%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Wiki
2 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) TDD
3 12 (52.17%) Scrum
4 7 (30.43%) BDD
4 7 (30.43%) MVC
5 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (26.09%) Kanban
5 6 (26.09%) Microservices
5 6 (26.09%) Pair Programming
5 6 (26.09%) Refactoring
5 6 (26.09%) SEO
5 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
6 4 (17.39%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Coaching
7 3 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (13.04%) DevOps
7 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 16 (69.57%) Scala
4 13 (56.52%) Python
4 13 (56.52%) Ruby
5 3 (13.04%) Clojure
5 3 (13.04%) Kotlin
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Progress