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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Groovy
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 158 161
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.17% 0.14% 0.064%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +69.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1496 1425 1646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 62.86% 49.51% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 886 841 1023
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +14 3 - - 1
Groovy
UK

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 3 (60.00%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Grails
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) JDO
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
1 3 (60.00%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Scala
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL