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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 291 311 292
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing Grails 23 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.56% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 27
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -5.88%
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
3498 4618 4555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 33.16% 37.19% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3028 3987 4049
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 April 2015.

Grails Salary Histogram in the City of London

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (60.38%) Scrum
4 29 (54.72%) JavaScript
5 28 (52.83%) Spring
6 26 (49.06%) Groovy
7 25 (47.17%) CSS
8 23 (43.40%) HTML
9 22 (41.51%) SQL
9 22 (41.51%) TDD
10 18 (33.96%) Web Services
10 18 (33.96%) Hibernate
11 17 (32.08%) MVC
11 17 (32.08%) XML
12 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
12 15 (28.30%) Ajax
12 15 (28.30%) jQuery
13 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
13 14 (26.42%) J2EE
13 14 (26.42%) Finance
14 13 (24.53%) JSON
15 12 (22.64%) JUnit
16 11 (20.75%) Pair Programming
16 11 (20.75%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (20.75%) BDD
17 10 (18.87%) HTML5
17 10 (18.87%) FishEye
17 10 (18.87%) Ruby
17 10 (18.87%) JIRA
17 10 (18.87%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (9.43%) Apache Solr
1 5 (9.43%) Confluence
2 4 (7.55%) Mule
3 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.66%) Apache
3 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.77%) CMS
4 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.09%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (7.55%) SaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) FTP
2 5 (9.43%) Internet
3 4 (7.55%) HTTP
4 2 (3.77%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) MySQL
3 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
3 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (7.55%) Redis
6 4 (7.55%) Riak
7 2 (3.77%) Big Data
7 2 (3.77%) DB2
7 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) JUnit
2 10 (18.87%) JIRA
2 10 (18.87%) FishEye
3 9 (16.98%) Spock
3 9 (16.98%) Geb
3 9 (16.98%) Cucumber
4 7 (13.21%) Mockito
4 7 (13.21%) Selenium
4 7 (13.21%) Subversion
4 7 (13.21%) Maven
4 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
5 6 (11.32%) FitNesse
5 6 (11.32%) EasyMock
6 5 (9.43%) RSpec
6 5 (9.43%) WebDriver
6 5 (9.43%) SoapUI
6 5 (9.43%) jMock
6 5 (9.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (9.43%) ERwin
6 5 (9.43%) Ant
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Publishing
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) Developer
2 43 (81.13%) Java Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (22.64%) Java Software Developer
4 12 (22.64%) Software Developer
5 11 (20.75%) Software Engineer
6 9 (16.98%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (15.09%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 8 (15.09%) Programmer
7 8 (15.09%) J2EE Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (15.09%) Software Programmer
7 8 (15.09%) Java Programmer
8 5 (9.43%) Java Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Java Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (52.83%) Spring
2 25 (47.17%) CSS
3 23 (43.40%) HTML
4 18 (33.96%) Web Services
4 18 (33.96%) Hibernate
5 17 (32.08%) XML
6 15 (28.30%) Ajax
6 15 (28.30%) jQuery
7 14 (26.42%) J2EE
8 13 (24.53%) JSON
9 10 (18.87%) HTML5
10 9 (16.98%) JMS
11 7 (13.21%) SOAP
11 7 (13.21%) REST
12 6 (11.32%) Struts
12 6 (11.32%) XML-RPC
12 6 (11.32%) WSDL
13 5 (9.43%) Velocity
13 5 (9.43%) Apache Camel
14 4 (7.55%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Social Media
2 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) PlayStation
4 2 (3.77%) Blog
4 2 (3.77%) Open Source
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (60.38%) Scrum
3 22 (41.51%) TDD
4 17 (32.08%) MVC
5 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
6 11 (20.75%) Pair Programming
6 11 (20.75%) BDD
7 9 (16.98%) Analytics
8 8 (15.09%) OOP
8 8 (15.09%) OO
8 8 (15.09%) CRM
9 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.43%) ETL
11 4 (7.55%) B2B
11 4 (7.55%) User Stories
11 4 (7.55%) Refactoring
12 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.77%) Multithreading
13 2 (3.77%) Requirements Analysis
13 2 (3.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (54.72%) JavaScript
3 26 (49.06%) Groovy
4 22 (41.51%) SQL
5 10 (18.87%) Ruby
6 8 (15.09%) Scala
7 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.55%) Python
9 2 (3.77%) C#
10 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) StatsD
1 3 (5.66%) logstash
1 3 (5.66%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (9.43%) Atlassian
3 5 (9.43%) Cognos
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) SEEBURGER
4 4 (7.55%) TIBCO
5 3 (5.66%) New Relic
6 2 (3.77%) Sony
6 2 (3.77%) EPiServer
6 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.77%) Ektron
6 2 (3.77%) Akamai
7 1 (1.89%) Google
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £40 - £65 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago