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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 169 186
Rank change year-on-year -34 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 4 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.096% 0.60% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 1.06% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 3
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.21% +7.77%  

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 2555 1972 1780
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 61.01% 56.20% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2244 1725 1555
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 23 June 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 3 months to 23 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
Bolton - 2 £42,500 -
Groovy
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Grails
3 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 12 (54.55%) Maven
5 11 (50.00%) XML
6 10 (45.45%) SDLC
7 8 (36.36%) Gradle
7 8 (36.36%) J2EE
7 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
8 7 (31.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (31.82%) Spring
8 7 (31.82%) Finance
8 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
8 7 (31.82%) Web Services
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle
8 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
9 6 (27.27%) RESTful
9 6 (27.27%) Struts
9 6 (27.27%) JSP
10 5 (22.73%) JSON
10 5 (22.73%) MVC
10 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
10 5 (22.73%) Scala
10 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
10 5 (22.73%) React
10 5 (22.73%) DevOps
11 4 (18.18%) Salt
11 4 (18.18%) iPad

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 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) OpenEdge
4 1 (4.55%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Hazelcast
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) CouchDB
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Maven
2 8 (36.36%) Gradle
3 7 (31.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
4 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
5 4 (18.18%) Ant
5 4 (18.18%) ClearCase
5 4 (18.18%) CruiseControl
5 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
5 4 (18.18%) JIRA
5 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
5 4 (18.18%) Subversion
5 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
1 17 (77.27%) Java Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Build Automation Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Release Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) Grails
2 11 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (36.36%) J2EE
4 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
4 7 (31.82%) Spring
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 6 (27.27%) JSP
5 6 (27.27%) RESTful
5 6 (27.27%) Struts
6 5 (22.73%) JSON
6 5 (22.73%) React
7 4 (18.18%) J2SE
7 4 (18.18%) JMS
7 4 (18.18%) Redux
7 4 (18.18%) Servlets
7 4 (18.18%) SOAP
7 4 (18.18%) Spring MVC
7 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (18.18%) XSLT
8 3 (13.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 4 (18.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Android
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (22.73%) DevOps
3 5 (22.73%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) BDD
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Kanban
6 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
6 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) Scala
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
4 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 4 (18.18%) Python
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Ansible
1 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
1 4 (18.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 4 (18.18%) VMware