Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 262 255
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 +27
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 42 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.57% 0.34% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 0.56% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 6
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -36.00% +40.45%
10th Percentile £45,000 £24,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £63,750 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +17.98%

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 4,587 4,638 3,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 61.72% 60.22% 51.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3,940 4,030 2,960
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +0.61% +8.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
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 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Groovy in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
4 28 (66.67%) Web Services
5 24 (57.14%) SOAP
6 23 (54.76%) TDD
7 18 (42.86%) RESTful
7 18 (42.86%) Scala
8 16 (38.10%) CSS
8 16 (38.10%) Finance
8 16 (38.10%) REST
9 15 (35.71%) NoSQL
10 14 (33.33%) XML
11 13 (30.95%) JSP
11 13 (30.95%) Struts
11 13 (30.95%) Grails
11 13 (30.95%) Unit Testing
11 13 (30.95%) JSON
11 13 (30.95%) JIRA
11 13 (30.95%) Ruby
11 13 (30.95%) Hibernate
12 12 (28.57%) Spring
12 12 (28.57%) HTML
12 12 (28.57%) Python
12 12 (28.57%) Play Framework
13 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
13 11 (26.19%) Apache
13 11 (26.19%) SQL
13 11 (26.19%) MySQL
13 11 (26.19%) Oracle

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 11 (26.19%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) SaaS
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 11 (26.19%) MySQL
2 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
3 10 (23.81%) Big Data
4 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) JIRA
2 7 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 7 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) Gradle
3 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.76%) JUnit
3 2 (4.76%) Maven
3 2 (4.76%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.38%) JHipster
4 1 (2.38%) Katalon Studio
4 1 (2.38%) TestComplete
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Legal
3 3 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 31 (73.81%) Java Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Software Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Developer in Test
6 6 (14.29%) Java Developer in Test
6 6 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Java Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (2.38%) MongoDB Developer
8 1 (2.38%) NoSQL Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) Web Services
2 24 (57.14%) SOAP
3 18 (42.86%) RESTful
4 16 (38.10%) CSS
4 16 (38.10%) REST
5 14 (33.33%) XML
6 13 (30.95%) Grails
6 13 (30.95%) Hibernate
6 13 (30.95%) JSON
6 13 (30.95%) JSP
6 13 (30.95%) Struts
7 12 (28.57%) HTML
7 12 (28.57%) Play Framework
7 12 (28.57%) Spring
8 11 (26.19%) Apache Wicket
9 4 (9.52%) CSS3
10 3 (7.14%) Akka
10 3 (7.14%) Node.js
11 2 (4.76%) Ajax
12 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) TDD
3 13 (30.95%) Unit Testing
4 11 (26.19%) Scrum
5 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 8 (19.05%) BDD
8 7 (16.67%) Feature Driven Development
9 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.52%) DevOps
10 4 (9.52%) Microservices
10 4 (9.52%) Open Source
11 3 (7.14%) Coaching
11 3 (7.14%) OO
11 3 (7.14%) OOP
12 2 (4.76%) SDET
13 1 (2.38%) Collaborative Working
13 1 (2.38%) Data Science
13 1 (2.38%) Decision-Making
13 1 (2.38%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
3 18 (42.86%) Scala
4 13 (30.95%) Ruby
5 12 (28.57%) Python
6 11 (26.19%) SQL
7 3 (7.14%) Clojure
8 1 (2.38%) Kotlin
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Cognizant