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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 166 130 157
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +27
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 5 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.75% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 1.36% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 3
Average salary £38,750 £42,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.35% +27.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £47,000 £34,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
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
1987 1686 1660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.20% 55.33% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1102 1116
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,150 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 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
Glasgow -16 3 £38,750 -3.12%
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) J2EE
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) EJB
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) Jython
5 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 4 (36.36%) JPA
6 3 (27.27%) Grails
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Sybase
6 3 (27.27%) JSP
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
6 3 (27.27%) CSS3
6 3 (27.27%) D3.js
7 2 (18.18%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) Drupal
1 2 (18.18%) GlassFish
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe CQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) Pentaho
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Mockito
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Designer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Designer
6 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) EJB
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) JPA
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) D3.js
3 3 (27.27%) JSP
3 3 (27.27%) Grails
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Wicket
4 2 (18.18%) Ext JS
4 2 (18.18%) JRuby
4 2 (18.18%) Java EE 5
4 2 (18.18%) JSF
4 2 (18.18%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) OOD
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Jython
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) AWK
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Sybase
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe