Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Groovy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Groovy over the 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 195 205
Rank change year-on-year -17 +10 +26
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 19 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.086% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.15% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 3
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% +40.00%
UK median annual salary £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.08% +9.09% +10.00%

Groovy is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,282 2,595 2,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 58.70% 55.64% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,229 1,628 1,891
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,825 £58,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Scotland

Groovy
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Groovy in Scotland

Groovy
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Orkney Islands - 18 £40,000 -
Glasgow -22 1 - - 1
Groovy
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 18 (94.74%) Spring
3 16 (84.21%) CRM
3 16 (84.21%) TDD
3 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 16 (84.21%) JUnit
3 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 16 (84.21%) Web Services
3 16 (84.21%) Selenium
3 16 (84.21%) Grails
3 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
3 16 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (84.21%) SaaS
3 16 (84.21%) Spock
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 16 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (84.21%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
1 16 (84.21%) JUnit
1 16 (84.21%) Selenium
1 16 (84.21%) Spock
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 17 (89.47%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
4 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
1 18 (94.74%) Spring
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 16 (84.21%) Grails
2 16 (84.21%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) CRM
1 16 (84.21%) TDD
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) SQL