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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 157 168 138
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -30
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 4 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.21% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.39% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 15
Average salary £53,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £41,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.36% +10.00%
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
1602 2066 1855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.87% 55.31% 56.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 1391 1234
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,550 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 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 +9 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Aberdeen +20 1 £31,500 -37.00%
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) Java EE
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle ADF
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Jython
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) JSP
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) OOD
4 3 (50.00%) SOA
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Java EE
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle ADF
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) JSP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) JRuby
1 3 (50.00%) Java EE 5
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) OOD
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) Use Case
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) People Management
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Jython
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter