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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 162 162 137
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 3 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.091% 0.14% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.25% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 22
Average salary £55,000 £38,750 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.93% -9.35%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
1639 1962 1676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.56% 53.33% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1279 1095
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015. 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
Glasgow +6 3 £55,000 +41.93% 1
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Line Management
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) People Management
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) GlassFish
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) JRuby
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE 5
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle ADF
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (60.00%) GlassFish
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Lead Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Lead Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Leader
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) JSP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle ADF
1 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) Java EE
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) JRuby
1 3 (60.00%) Java EE 5
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) OOD
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Line Management
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) People Management
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Use Case
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Jaspersoft
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