The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 169 155 161
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £33,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2081 1832 1650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 51.02% 57.90% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1074 1291
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Groovy
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Groovy Salary Trend in Scotland

Groovy
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -12 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £50,000 -
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (92.59%) Spring
3 24 (88.89%) Grails
4 21 (77.78%) JBoss
5 20 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (70.37%) RESTful
6 19 (70.37%) Web Services
7 18 (66.67%) Hibernate
8 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (51.85%) JSON
8 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
8 14 (51.85%) Open Source
9 13 (48.15%) BDD
9 13 (48.15%) Gherkin
9 13 (48.15%) Artifactory
9 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
9 13 (48.15%) Selenium
9 13 (48.15%) Kanban
9 13 (48.15%) JIRA
9 13 (48.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
9 13 (48.15%) JSF
9 13 (48.15%) Maven
9 13 (48.15%) Scrum
10 11 (40.74%) CSS
10 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
10 11 (40.74%) HTML
11 10 (37.04%) jQuery
11 10 (37.04%) HTML5
12 9 (33.33%) Struts

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
1 4 (14.81%) Liferay
2 3 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Maven
1 13 (48.15%) JIRA
1 13 (48.15%) Selenium
1 13 (48.15%) Artifactory
1 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Ant
2 3 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (96.30%) Java Developer
3 19 (70.37%) Senior Java Developer
3 19 (70.37%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior UI Developer
4 3 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate
5 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) Spring
2 24 (88.89%) Grails
3 19 (70.37%) RESTful
3 19 (70.37%) Web Services
4 18 (66.67%) Hibernate
5 14 (51.85%) JSON
6 13 (48.15%) Gherkin
6 13 (48.15%) JSF
7 11 (40.74%) HTML
7 11 (40.74%) CSS
8 10 (37.04%) jQuery
8 10 (37.04%) HTML5
9 9 (33.33%) Struts
10 6 (22.22%) XML
10 6 (22.22%) JDBC
11 4 (14.81%) J2EE
12 3 (11.11%) CSS3
13 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
13 1 (3.70%) EJB
13 1 (3.70%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Open Source
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Social Network
3 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Scrum
3 13 (48.15%) Kanban
3 13 (48.15%) BDD
3 13 (48.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
4 8 (29.63%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) Content Management
6 3 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) UML
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) AWK
4 1 (3.70%) Jython
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) JBoss
2 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle
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