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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank - 105 97
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.48% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.76% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
724 924 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 58.06% 63.86% 69.74%
Number of salaries quoted 445 589 394
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Liferay
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Liferay
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle