Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 331 310 328
Rank change year-on-year -21 +18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 43 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.32% 0.38% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.68% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 36 48 20
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.95%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £27,175
90th Percentile £76,500 £61,000 £80,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +15.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7384 7009 6597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.74% 56.05% 50.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6158 6080 5671
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Manchester -25 25 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Lancashire +6 13 £35,000 -22.22%
Cheshire - 4 £52,250 - 1
Merseyside +15 1 £60,000 -20.00%
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 39 (90.70%) Java
2 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (76.74%) JavaScript
3 33 (76.74%) SQL
3 33 (76.74%) Spring
4 32 (74.42%) CSS
4 32 (74.42%) HTML
5 21 (48.84%) Web Services
5 21 (48.84%) NoSQL
6 20 (46.51%) MVC
6 20 (46.51%) HTTP
7 19 (44.19%) TDD
7 19 (44.19%) MySQL
7 19 (44.19%) Oracle
7 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
7 19 (44.19%) SOAP
7 19 (44.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (44.19%) Scala
8 18 (41.86%) REST
9 17 (39.53%) Play Framework
9 17 (39.53%) Python
9 17 (39.53%) Apache
10 16 (37.21%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (37.21%) Hadoop
11 15 (34.88%) Ruby
11 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
11 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
12 14 (32.56%) Scrum
12 14 (32.56%) Apache Wicket
13 13 (30.23%) jQuery

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 17 (39.53%) Apache
2 9 (20.93%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.30%) OpenEdge
4 3 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.65%) Confluence
5 2 (4.65%) JBoss
6 1 (2.33%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (9.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (6.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.65%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.33%) CloudFront
5 1 (2.33%) GitHub
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) NoSQL
2 19 (44.19%) Apache Cassandra
2 19 (44.19%) MySQL
2 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
3 16 (37.21%) Hadoop
4 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
5 11 (25.58%) MongoDB
6 8 (18.60%) Big Data
7 6 (13.95%) CouchDB
7 6 (13.95%) Neo4j
7 6 (13.95%) Riak
8 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) JIRA
3 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.98%) JHipster
5 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.65%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.33%) Maven
6 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (18.60%) Legal
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 32 (74.42%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Agile Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Agile Java Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.30%) OpenEdge Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Progress Developer
5 3 (6.98%) MongoDB Developer
5 3 (6.98%) NoSQL Developer
6 2 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Java Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (76.74%) Spring
2 32 (74.42%) CSS
2 32 (74.42%) HTML
3 21 (48.84%) Web Services
4 19 (44.19%) SOAP
5 18 (41.86%) REST
6 17 (39.53%) Play Framework
7 16 (37.21%) RabbitMQ
8 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
9 14 (32.56%) Apache Wicket
10 13 (30.23%) Apache Camel
10 13 (30.23%) jQuery
11 7 (16.28%) Spring MVC
12 6 (13.95%) Ajax
12 6 (13.95%) DOM
12 6 (13.95%) SAX
12 6 (13.95%) Servlets
12 6 (13.95%) XML
12 6 (13.95%) XML Schema
13 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Wiki
2 4 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) AIX
2 1 (2.33%) CentOS
2 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) MVC
3 19 (44.19%) TDD
4 14 (32.56%) Scrum
5 13 (30.23%) Unit Testing
5 13 (30.23%) Web Development
6 11 (25.58%) SDLC
7 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.28%) BDD
8 7 (16.28%) DevOps
9 6 (13.95%) Kanban
9 6 (13.95%) Microservices
9 6 (13.95%) Pair Programming
9 6 (13.95%) Refactoring
9 6 (13.95%) SEO
9 6 (13.95%) Software Delivery
10 4 (9.30%) Coaching
10 4 (9.30%) Software Architecture
10 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) Java
2 33 (76.74%) JavaScript
2 33 (76.74%) SQL
3 19 (44.19%) Scala
4 17 (39.53%) Python
5 15 (34.88%) Ruby
6 3 (6.98%) Clojure
6 3 (6.98%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.33%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.33%) Ganglia
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Progress
3 2 (4.65%) AppDynamics
3 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.33%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.33%) CA
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) TIBCO