Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 81 104
Rank change year-on-year -25 +23 -23
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.084% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.27% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £67,000
North East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +25.00%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 650 375 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 54.58% 51.94% 56.91%
Number of salaries quoted 540 329 572
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,700 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,750 £51,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% -

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Tyne and Wear

Groovy
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Groovy in Tyne and Wear

Groovy
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -33 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Groovy
North East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian