The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 120 111 108
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Grails 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.28% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.26% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +18.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
687 773 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.83% 47.78% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 582 715 601
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Grails
South West

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 21 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Mule
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) MarkLogic

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) Mule
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle