The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 109 112 117
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Grails 27 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.43% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 0.78% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 3
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.29% -
Grails
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
891 643 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 47.14% 36.18% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 777 540 676
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Grails
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Bristol region.

Grails Salary Trend in Bristol

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Grails 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 Grails.

1 40 (100.00%) Java
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (100.00%) Spring
2 39 (97.50%) TDD
3 36 (90.00%) Cucumber
3 36 (90.00%) BDD
4 30 (75.00%) Scrum
5 27 (67.50%) JUnit
5 27 (67.50%) Spock
6 25 (62.50%) Mockito
6 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
6 25 (62.50%) CSS
6 25 (62.50%) Hibernate
6 25 (62.50%) JSON
7 22 (55.00%) Finance
8 18 (45.00%) Oracle
8 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
9 17 (42.50%) Git (software)
10 16 (40.00%) Geb
10 16 (40.00%) Struts
10 16 (40.00%) Selenium
10 16 (40.00%) Groovy
11 15 (37.50%) jQuery
11 15 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (37.50%) JIRA
11 15 (37.50%) SQL
11 15 (37.50%) FishEye
11 15 (37.50%) Apache Camel
11 15 (37.50%) EasyMock
12 14 (35.00%) XML

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Grails 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 Grails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (27.50%) Mule
1 11 (27.50%) Mule ESB
2 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.00%) JBoss
3 4 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) Confluence
5 1 (2.50%) Alfresco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) FTP
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (90.00%) Cucumber
2 27 (67.50%) JUnit
2 27 (67.50%) Spock
3 25 (62.50%) Mockito
4 17 (42.50%) Git (software)
5 16 (40.00%) Selenium
5 16 (40.00%) Geb
6 15 (37.50%) FishEye
6 15 (37.50%) JIRA
6 15 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (37.50%) EasyMock
7 13 (32.50%) jMock
7 13 (32.50%) WebDriver
8 10 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (12.50%) Gradle
9 5 (12.50%) Subversion
9 5 (12.50%) Maven
10 2 (5.00%) FitNesse
10 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.50%) RSpec
General
1 22 (55.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (100.00%) Developer
2 39 (97.50%) Java Developer
3 16 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 16 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Core Java Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) Spring
2 25 (62.50%) CSS
2 25 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 25 (62.50%) JSON
3 16 (40.00%) Struts
4 15 (37.50%) jQuery
4 15 (37.50%) Apache Camel
5 14 (35.00%) XML
6 13 (32.50%) Java EE
6 13 (32.50%) REST
7 12 (30.00%) J2EE
8 10 (25.00%) SOAP
8 10 (25.00%) JMS
8 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.50%) Spring Integration
9 1 (2.50%) WSDL
9 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
9 1 (2.50%) XML-RPC
9 1 (2.50%) EJB
9 1 (2.50%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (97.50%) TDD
3 36 (90.00%) BDD
4 30 (75.00%) Scrum
5 13 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (30.00%) Integration Testing
6 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (27.50%) Pair Programming
8 10 (25.00%) Web Application Development
8 10 (25.00%) Open Source
9 9 (22.50%) CRM
10 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.50%) OO
11 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
12 2 (5.00%) Web Development
13 1 (2.50%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) Groovy
4 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
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