The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 108 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 3 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.22% 1.07% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 1.68% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 3
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £50,000 £34,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
874 714 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.83% 63.81% 58.46%
Number of salaries quoted 506 461 339
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 4 (57.14%) Jython
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) Grails
5 3 (42.86%) Sybase
5 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
5 3 (42.86%) JSP
6 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (28.57%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (28.57%) JUnit
6 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (28.57%) EJB
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) UML
6 2 (28.57%) XML

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) Drupal
1 2 (28.57%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) Pentaho
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Mockito
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Grails
3 3 (42.86%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) EJB
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (28.57%) Swing
4 2 (28.57%) JMS
4 2 (28.57%) JSF
4 2 (28.57%) Java SE
4 2 (28.57%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Wicket
4 2 (28.57%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Jython
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) AWK
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Sybase
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe