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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 91 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 21 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.54% 0.092% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 0.15% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
735 656 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.04% 60.35% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 422 432 490
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016, 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 21 (87.50%) Java
1 21 (87.50%) PL/SQL
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
1 21 (87.50%) Oracle
1 21 (87.50%) RDBMS
1 21 (87.50%) Finance
1 21 (87.50%) Hibernate
1 21 (87.50%) Spring
1 21 (87.50%) Relational Database
1 21 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 20 (83.33%) Drools
2 20 (83.33%) Oracle BPM
2 20 (83.33%) Maven
2 20 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 20 (83.33%) jBPM
2 20 (83.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 20 (83.33%) FitNesse
2 20 (83.33%) Castor
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) TDD
2 20 (83.33%) Unix
2 20 (83.33%) JBoss
2 20 (83.33%) Python
3 16 (66.67%) C#
3 16 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (50.00%) OO
5 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
5 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 20 (83.33%) JBoss
1 20 (83.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.17%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 20 (83.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) Oracle Database
1 21 (87.50%) RDBMS
1 21 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) FitNesse
1 20 (83.33%) Maven
2 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 21 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) Hibernate
1 21 (87.50%) Spring
2 20 (83.33%) Castor
2 20 (83.33%) Drools
2 20 (83.33%) jBPM
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) HTML5
4 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.17%) Java EE
5 1 (4.17%) Java EE 5
5 1 (4.17%) JRuby
5 1 (4.17%) JSP
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (83.33%) Automated Testing
1 20 (83.33%) TDD
2 16 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Line Management
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) People Management
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
1 21 (87.50%) PL/SQL
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 20 (83.33%) Python
3 16 (66.67%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) Jython
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Twitter