The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank - - 80
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Groovy
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
604 668 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.86% 47.18% 50.23%
Number of salaries quoted 440 464 384
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Groovy
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Edinburgh region.

Groovy Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Restlet
1 4 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 4 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Physics
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Fortran
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) C-shell

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Restlet
1 4 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 4 (100.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Fortran
3 1 (25.00%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree