Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 256 256
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +19
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 35 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.47% 0.46% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.77% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 9
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £42,375 £36,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £63,750 £58,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +22.22% -7.69% +8.33%

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 4,391 4,427 3,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.00% 59.53% 49.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,713 3,898 3,044
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Bolton - 2 £42,500 -
Groovy
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 33 (94.29%) Java
2 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (80.00%) TDD
4 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
4 24 (68.57%) Web Services
5 23 (65.71%) Scala
6 22 (62.86%) NoSQL
6 22 (62.86%) CSS
7 20 (57.14%) SOAP
8 19 (54.29%) Spring
8 19 (54.29%) REST
8 19 (54.29%) Play Framework
9 18 (51.43%) HTML
9 18 (51.43%) SQL
9 18 (51.43%) MySQL
9 18 (51.43%) Oracle
9 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
9 18 (51.43%) HTTP
10 17 (48.57%) Python
11 16 (45.71%) Apache
11 16 (45.71%) Scrum
11 16 (45.71%) Ruby
11 16 (45.71%) Apache Wicket
11 16 (45.71%) Relational Database
12 11 (31.43%) BDD
13 10 (28.57%) Big Data
13 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (28.57%) Legal
14 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
15 8 (22.86%) XML

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 16 (45.71%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.71%) OpenEdge
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) SaaS
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (8.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) NoSQL
2 18 (51.43%) MySQL
2 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
3 16 (45.71%) Relational Database
4 10 (28.57%) Big Data
5 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
6 6 (17.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (17.14%) CouchDB
6 6 (17.14%) Neo4j
6 6 (17.14%) Riak
7 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 5 (14.29%) Selenium
3 4 (11.43%) JIRA
4 3 (8.57%) JHipster
5 2 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.86%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (28.57%) Legal
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 25 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Developer in Test
5 4 (11.43%) Java Developer in Test
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Test Automation Developer
6 3 (8.57%) MongoDB Developer
6 3 (8.57%) NoSQL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) OpenEdge Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Progress Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) Web Services
2 22 (62.86%) CSS
3 20 (57.14%) SOAP
4 19 (54.29%) Play Framework
4 19 (54.29%) REST
4 19 (54.29%) Spring
5 18 (51.43%) HTML
6 16 (45.71%) Apache Wicket
7 8 (22.86%) XML
8 6 (17.14%) Ajax
8 6 (17.14%) DOM
8 6 (17.14%) SAX
8 6 (17.14%) Servlets
8 6 (17.14%) Spring MVC
8 6 (17.14%) XML Schema
9 5 (14.29%) RESTful
10 4 (11.43%) CSS3
10 4 (11.43%) JSON
11 3 (8.57%) JAX-RS
11 3 (8.57%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Wiki
2 3 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (80.00%) TDD
3 16 (45.71%) Scrum
4 11 (31.43%) BDD
5 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.14%) Kanban
6 6 (17.14%) Microservices
6 6 (17.14%) MVC
6 6 (17.14%) Pair Programming
6 6 (17.14%) Refactoring
6 6 (17.14%) SEO
6 6 (17.14%) Software Delivery
7 5 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
7 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.43%) DevOps
8 4 (11.43%) Open Source
8 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.57%) Coaching
9 3 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) Java
2 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
3 23 (65.71%) Scala
4 18 (51.43%) SQL
5 17 (48.57%) Python
6 16 (45.71%) Ruby
7 3 (8.57%) Clojure
7 3 (8.57%) Kotlin
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Progress