The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 106 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 6 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.42% 0.81% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 1.26% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £34,150
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £44,000 £39,350
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
911 791 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.52% 63.74% 59.98%
Number of salaries quoted 565 522 362
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Groovy
Scotland

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Groovy
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Glasgow

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Hibernate
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) Grails
5 6 (54.55%) JSON
5 6 (54.55%) JSF
5 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
5 6 (54.55%) JBoss
5 6 (54.55%) Open Source
6 5 (45.45%) Oracle
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (36.36%) Ruby
7 4 (36.36%) Maven
7 4 (36.36%) JIRA
7 4 (36.36%) Jython
7 4 (36.36%) Selenium
7 4 (36.36%) Kanban
7 4 (36.36%) MySQL
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
7 4 (36.36%) OO
7 4 (36.36%) BDD
7 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (36.36%) RESTful
7 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
7 4 (36.36%) Artifactory

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) Drupal
1 2 (18.18%) GlassFish
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) Pentaho
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) Artifactory
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Mockito
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Senior Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Hibernate
1 10 (90.91%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) Grails
4 6 (54.55%) JSON
4 6 (54.55%) JSF
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
5 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
6 3 (27.27%) JSP
7 2 (18.18%) EJB
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) J2EE
7 2 (18.18%) Swing
7 2 (18.18%) JMS
7 2 (18.18%) JRuby
7 2 (18.18%) Java EE 5
7 2 (18.18%) JPA
7 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Kanban
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) Jython
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) AWK
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
1 6 (54.55%) JBoss
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Sybase
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe