The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England / North West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 233 247
Rank change year-on-year +17 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 31 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.51% 0.053% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 0.10% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 9
Median salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.28% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,961
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,300 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

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 the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3597 2928 3416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 59.04% 51.50% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 2491 2926
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Groovy
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy in the North West.

Salary trend for Groovy in the North West

Groovy
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in the North West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Groovy in the North West

Groovy
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Manchester -5 18 £38,750 -38.00%
Lancashire +5 10 £60,000 +98.34% 1
Cheshire - 2 - -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 55 (91.67%) Java
2 35 (58.33%) Spring
2 35 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 29 (48.33%) Maven
4 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (45.00%) Tomcat
4 27 (45.00%) Grails
5 26 (43.33%) MVC
6 25 (41.67%) Hibernate
7 22 (36.67%) Gradle
8 21 (35.00%) Unit Testing
8 21 (35.00%) Linux
8 21 (35.00%) SQL
9 20 (33.33%) Web Development
10 19 (31.67%) CSS
10 19 (31.67%) HTML
10 19 (31.67%) jQuery
10 19 (31.67%) Hadoop
10 19 (31.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (31.67%) RabbitMQ
10 19 (31.67%) Apache Camel
11 18 (30.00%) SDLC
11 18 (30.00%) J2EE
12 17 (28.33%) RESTful
13 16 (26.67%) Scala
13 16 (26.67%) Docker
13 16 (26.67%) Web Services
14 14 (23.33%) Hazelcast
14 14 (23.33%) WebSphere
14 14 (23.33%) Android

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 27 (45.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (23.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Broadband
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 19 (31.67%) Hadoop
2 14 (23.33%) Hazelcast
3 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.00%) MySQL
4 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) CouchDB
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (48.33%) Maven
2 22 (36.67%) Gradle
3 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (15.00%) Eclipse
4 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.00%) Ant
5 6 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (10.00%) Subversion
6 5 (8.33%) ClearCase
6 5 (8.33%) CruiseControl
6 5 (8.33%) JIRA
6 5 (8.33%) Mercurial
6 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (8.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (86.67%) Developer
2 50 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 22 (36.67%) Java Software Developer
4 14 (23.33%) Software Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (13.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Java Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Linux Developer
6 8 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Agile Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Build Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Release Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Agile Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (58.33%) Spring
2 27 (45.00%) Grails
3 25 (41.67%) Hibernate
4 19 (31.67%) Apache Camel
4 19 (31.67%) CSS
4 19 (31.67%) HTML
4 19 (31.67%) jQuery
4 19 (31.67%) RabbitMQ
5 18 (30.00%) J2EE
6 17 (28.33%) RESTful
7 16 (26.67%) Web Services
8 14 (23.33%) Redux
9 13 (21.67%) XML
10 11 (18.33%) React
11 8 (13.33%) J2SE
11 8 (13.33%) Servlets
11 8 (13.33%) XSLT
12 7 (11.67%) Spring MVC
13 6 (10.00%) JMS
13 6 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) iPad
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Linux
2 14 (23.33%) Android
3 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (43.33%) MVC
3 21 (35.00%) Unit Testing
4 20 (33.33%) Web Development
5 18 (30.00%) SDLC
6 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
7 8 (13.33%) DevOps
7 8 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (10.00%) Software Delivery
9 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.67%) Dependency Management
11 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.00%) TDD
12 2 (3.33%) BDD
12 2 (3.33%) BPMN
12 2 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (3.33%) Kanban
12 2 (3.33%) Lean Six Sigma
12 2 (3.33%) Process Improvement
12 2 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (91.67%) Java
2 35 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (35.00%) SQL
4 16 (26.67%) Scala
5 6 (10.00%) Python
6 5 (8.33%) Perl
6 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.00%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.67%) Go
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Puppet
2 5 (8.33%) Ansible
3 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.67%) Salt
4 2 (3.33%) Mesos
5 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.67%) Marathon
5 1 (1.67%) Rancher
5 1 (1.67%) rkt
5 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (13.33%) VMware
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago