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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 274 302 295
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Permanent jobs citing Grails 30 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 0.27% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 17
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
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
3322 4102 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.82% 38.98% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2973 3530 4018
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 64 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (60.94%) Scrum
4 38 (59.38%) CSS
5 37 (57.81%) JavaScript
6 36 (56.25%) HTML
7 31 (48.44%) Spring
8 26 (40.63%) Web Services
9 24 (37.50%) Finance
10 22 (34.38%) TDD
10 22 (34.38%) J2EE
10 22 (34.38%) Software Engineering
11 20 (31.25%) Visualisation
12 18 (28.13%) Groovy
13 15 (23.44%) MVC
14 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (21.88%) Ruby
15 13 (20.31%) Hibernate
16 12 (18.75%) Banking
17 11 (17.19%) MySQL
17 11 (17.19%) SQL
17 11 (17.19%) XML
17 11 (17.19%) Ajax
17 11 (17.19%) jQuery
18 10 (15.63%) JSON
18 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
19 9 (14.06%) LAMP
19 9 (14.06%) Sony
19 9 (14.06%) Open Source
19 9 (14.06%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (10.94%) Apache Solr
2 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.81%) GlassFish
3 5 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.69%) Mule
4 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.13%) CMS
5 2 (3.13%) Confluence
5 2 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) FTP
1 3 (4.69%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) MySQL
2 9 (14.06%) Big Data
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.69%) Redis
6 3 (4.69%) Riak
7 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 8 (12.50%) Spock
1 8 (12.50%) Geb
1 8 (12.50%) JUnit
2 7 (10.94%) Subversion
3 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
3 6 (9.38%) Selenium
3 6 (9.38%) Maven
4 5 (7.81%) Ant
4 5 (7.81%) FitNesse
4 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.81%) Gradle
5 3 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.69%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.69%) EasyMock
5 3 (4.69%) Hudson
5 3 (4.69%) Liquibase
6 2 (3.13%) FishEye
6 2 (3.13%) Mockito
6 2 (3.13%) RSpec
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 12 (18.75%) Banking
3 6 (9.38%) Publishing
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (60.94%) Developer
2 36 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 20 (31.25%) Java Engineer
3 20 (31.25%) Senior Java Engineer
4 18 (28.13%) Senior Java Developer
4 18 (28.13%) Senior Developer
5 12 (18.75%) Software Developer
6 11 (17.19%) Java Software Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) Programmer
8 7 (10.94%) Java Programmer
9 6 (9.38%) Software Programmer
9 6 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (9.38%) J2EE Software Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (7.81%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (7.81%) Senior Java Software Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Scala Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (59.38%) CSS
2 36 (56.25%) HTML
3 31 (48.44%) Spring
4 26 (40.63%) Web Services
5 22 (34.38%) J2EE
6 13 (20.31%) Hibernate
7 11 (17.19%) XML
7 11 (17.19%) Ajax
7 11 (17.19%) jQuery
8 10 (15.63%) JSON
9 9 (14.06%) LAMP
10 8 (12.50%) HTML5
11 5 (7.81%) JMS
11 5 (7.81%) RxJava
12 3 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (4.69%) REST
12 3 (4.69%) XML-RPC
12 3 (4.69%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (4.69%) SOAP
12 3 (4.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.25%) Visualisation
2 9 (14.06%) Open Source
3 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.38%) Social Media
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (60.94%) Scrum
3 22 (34.38%) TDD
3 22 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 15 (23.44%) MVC
5 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.94%) BDD
6 7 (10.94%) Analytics
7 6 (9.38%) OOP
7 6 (9.38%) CRM
7 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.69%) Release Management
8 3 (4.69%) OO
8 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.69%) B2B
8 3 (4.69%) DevOps
8 3 (4.69%) User Stories
9 2 (3.13%) SOA
9 2 (3.13%) Pair Programming
9 2 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (57.81%) JavaScript
3 18 (28.13%) Groovy
4 14 (21.88%) Ruby
5 11 (17.19%) SQL
6 5 (7.81%) Python
6 5 (7.81%) Scala
7 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.69%) Perl
8 2 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) StatsD
1 5 (7.81%) logstash
1 5 (7.81%) Kibana
2 3 (4.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) Sony
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 6 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (7.81%) New Relic
5 3 (4.69%) SEEBURGER
5 3 (4.69%) AccuRev
5 3 (4.69%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.13%) EPiServer
6 2 (3.13%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.13%) Ektron
6 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.56%) Google
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago