The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 149 148 151
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 6 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.52% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.96% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 4
Average salary £24,984 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.53% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,969 £30,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Groovy
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1681 1765 1674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.54% 53.91% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 1135 1159
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Groovy across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Groovy Salary Histogram 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 18 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 4 £24,969 -
Glasgow -10 2 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) HTML5
4 7 (70.00%) OO
4 7 (70.00%) Spring
4 7 (70.00%) CSS3
5 6 (60.00%) Web Services
6 5 (50.00%) UNIX
6 5 (50.00%) Linux
6 5 (50.00%) jQuery
7 4 (40.00%) Degree
7 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
7 4 (40.00%) MVC
7 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (40.00%) Solaris
7 4 (40.00%) Perl
7 4 (40.00%) Time Management
7 4 (40.00%) Restlet
7 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
7 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (30.00%) Coaching
8 3 (30.00%) D3.js
8 3 (30.00%) C
8 3 (30.00%) C++
8 3 (30.00%) Oracle
8 3 (30.00%) Python
8 3 (30.00%) Project Management
8 3 (30.00%) Physics

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Liferay
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) HTML5
4 7 (70.00%) CSS3
4 7 (70.00%) Spring
5 6 (60.00%) Web Services
6 5 (50.00%) jQuery
7 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
7 4 (40.00%) Restlet
7 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
8 3 (30.00%) D3.js
8 3 (30.00%) Grails
9 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 1 (10.00%) XML
10 1 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
10 1 (10.00%) JDBC
10 1 (10.00%) JSP
10 1 (10.00%) Struts
10 1 (10.00%) Java EE
10 1 (10.00%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Time Management
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Fortran
5 1 (10.00%) Jython
5 1 (10.00%) C-shell
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase
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