Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 280 240
Rank change year-on-year +6 -40 +16
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 26 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.36% 0.18% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.31% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 37
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,125 £35,050
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +42.86% -26.32% +2.70%

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 4,234 4,563 4,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.14% 58.64% 57.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,588 3,898 3,728
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,975 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 October 2018.

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 October 2018. 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
Stockport - 1 £50,000 -
Groovy
North West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 14 (53.85%) Grails
4 14 (53.85%) SOAP
4 14 (53.85%) RESTful
5 12 (46.15%) Scala
5 12 (46.15%) Web Services
5 12 (46.15%) XML
6 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
6 11 (42.31%) JSON
7 10 (38.46%) Spring
7 10 (38.46%) Finance
8 9 (34.62%) Struts
8 9 (34.62%) HTML
8 9 (34.62%) CSS
8 9 (34.62%) JSP
8 9 (34.62%) Ruby
8 9 (34.62%) TDD
8 9 (34.62%) JIRA
8 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
9 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
10 7 (26.92%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
10 7 (26.92%) Python
10 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (26.92%) Microservices
11 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
11 6 (23.08%) Docker
11 6 (23.08%) Scrum

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 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.54%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (26.92%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) Neo4j
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) HBase
3 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) JIRA
2 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) IntelliJ
4 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) Gradle
5 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Developer - Fintech
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) Grails
1 14 (53.85%) RESTful
1 14 (53.85%) SOAP
2 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 12 (46.15%) XML
3 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
3 11 (42.31%) JSON
4 10 (38.46%) Spring
5 9 (34.62%) CSS
5 9 (34.62%) HTML
5 9 (34.62%) JSP
5 9 (34.62%) Struts
6 5 (19.23%) Apache Wicket
6 5 (19.23%) Play Framework
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (15.38%) Backbone.js
7 4 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (15.38%) Node.js
7 4 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (15.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) TDD
2 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Microservices
3 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (19.23%) DevOps
5 5 (19.23%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) Data Science
6 4 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (15.38%) Kanban
6 4 (15.38%) SEO
6 4 (15.38%) SOLID
7 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) Open Source
7 3 (11.54%) Open Source Development
7 3 (11.54%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) Scala
4 9 (34.62%) Ruby
5 7 (26.92%) Python
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 3 (11.54%) Java 8
8 2 (7.69%) Clojure
9 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
2 3 (11.54%) HDFS
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat