The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Groovy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 107 98
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.42% 0.63% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 1.00% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

Groovy is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 815 803 677
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 67.97% 62.88% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 514 351 374
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Groovy as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Glasgow

Groovy
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Groovy in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Scala
2 7 (87.50%) Kanban
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) API Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
3 5 (62.50%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) RESTful
3 5 (62.50%) User Stories
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) SoapUI
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) Gherkin
3 5 (62.50%) Usability Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Security Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Resource Allocation
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) C++

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
1 5 (62.50%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Gherkin
1 5 (62.50%) RESTful
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (87.50%) Kanban
2 5 (62.50%) API Testing
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
2 5 (62.50%) Exploratory Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Security Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Usability Testing
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Release Management
3 3 (37.50%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Scala
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA