The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 300 303 322
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Grails 26 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.37% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 11
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.86%
Grails
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4442 4600 4995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.88% 37.96% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3834 4146 4695
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Grails
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Grails Salary Trend in the City of London

Grails
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grails across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Grails Salary Histogram in the City of London

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (62.26%) CSS
2 33 (62.26%) Scrum
3 32 (60.38%) HTML
4 31 (58.49%) Groovy
5 30 (56.60%) JUnit
6 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
6 28 (52.83%) Spring
6 28 (52.83%) Finance
7 27 (50.94%) TDD
8 26 (49.06%) Web Services
9 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
10 22 (41.51%) MVC
10 22 (41.51%) Relational Database
11 21 (39.62%) Software Engineering
11 21 (39.62%) SOA
12 20 (37.74%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (33.96%) Visualisation
13 18 (33.96%) jQuery
14 17 (32.08%) Banking
15 16 (30.19%) Apache
15 16 (30.19%) Selenium
16 15 (28.30%) J2EE
17 14 (26.42%) SQL
18 13 (24.53%) WebLogic
18 13 (24.53%) Oracle
18 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
18 13 (24.53%) Struts
18 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (24.53%) Oracle ODI

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 16 (30.19%) Apache
2 13 (24.53%) WebLogic
3 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.43%) Mule
5 2 (3.77%) Confluence
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.89%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) SaaS
2 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) Relational Database
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle ODI
3 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database
3 12 (22.64%) RDBMS
4 9 (16.98%) MySQL
5 8 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (56.60%) JUnit
2 16 (30.19%) Selenium
3 12 (22.64%) JMeter
4 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.77%) Subversion
5 2 (3.77%) Maven
5 2 (3.77%) Ant
5 2 (3.77%) JIRA
5 2 (3.77%) FishEye
6 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.89%) Hudson
6 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) Gradle
6 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.89%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.89%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (52.83%) Finance
2 17 (32.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Java Engineer
1 20 (37.74%) Senior Java Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Support Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Junior Web Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Junior
7 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Junior Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Production Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (62.26%) CSS
2 32 (60.38%) HTML
3 28 (52.83%) Spring
4 26 (49.06%) Web Services
5 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
6 18 (33.96%) jQuery
7 15 (28.30%) J2EE
8 13 (24.53%) Struts
9 12 (22.64%) XML
9 12 (22.64%) DHTML
10 9 (16.98%) RESTful
11 8 (15.09%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (13.21%) Ajax
12 7 (13.21%) Velocity
12 7 (13.21%) Apache Flex
13 4 (7.55%) JSP
14 3 (5.66%) LAMP
15 2 (3.77%) JSON
15 2 (3.77%) Java EE
16 1 (1.89%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.55%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Scrum
2 27 (50.94%) TDD
3 22 (41.51%) MVC
4 21 (39.62%) Software Engineering
4 21 (39.62%) SOA
5 20 (37.74%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (22.64%) Release Management
7 12 (22.64%) Data Modelling
7 12 (22.64%) ITIL
8 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.66%) BDD
10 2 (3.77%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.89%) Test Strategy
11 1 (1.89%) DevOps
11 1 (1.89%) Test Scripting
11 1 (1.89%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.89%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (58.49%) Groovy
3 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
4 14 (26.42%) SQL
5 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
6 8 (15.09%) Ruby
7 5 (9.43%) Scala
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) Sony
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
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