The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 744 697 678
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -19
Permanent jobs citing Grails 127 165 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.40% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 109 143 153
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -7.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +20.51%
Grails
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39513 41131 43332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.04% 40.90% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 33745 35826 38324
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in England

Grails
Salary Trend in England

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

Grails Salary Trend in England

Grails
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grails across the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Grails Salary Histogram in England

Grails
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -30 81 £55,000 +18.27% 14
North West +6 21 £42,500 -26.08% 1
South East -22 11 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Yorkshire -24 5 £42,500 -12.37% 3
West Midlands -12 4 £45,000 -
East of England - 4 £47,500 -
East Midlands -1 2 £30,000 -50.00%
South West -14 2 £36,500 +4.28% 1
Grails
UK

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 277 (96.18%) Java
2 195 (67.71%) Spring
3 139 (48.26%) Groovy
4 136 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 128 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 114 (39.58%) Hibernate
7 109 (37.85%) HTML
8 103 (35.76%) Maven
9 98 (34.03%) XML
10 86 (29.86%) CSS
11 81 (28.13%) Web Services
11 81 (28.13%) Software Engineering
12 78 (27.08%) TDD
13 67 (23.26%) Scrum
13 67 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
13 67 (23.26%) JUnit
14 65 (22.57%) Tomcat
15 61 (21.18%) Linux
16 56 (19.44%) HTTP
17 55 (19.10%) SQL
18 54 (18.75%) J2EE
18 54 (18.75%) Oracle
19 51 (17.71%) Finance
19 51 (17.71%) Jenkins
20 50 (17.36%) E-Commerce
20 50 (17.36%) jQuery
21 49 (17.01%) XML Schema
22 48 (16.67%) JMS
23 47 (16.32%) WebSphere
24 46 (15.97%) MySQL

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 65 (22.57%) Tomcat
2 47 (16.32%) WebSphere
3 30 (10.42%) Apache
4 17 (5.90%) SharePoint
5 16 (5.56%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.47%) JBoss
6 10 (3.47%) CMS
7 9 (3.13%) GlassFish
7 9 (3.13%) WordPress
8 8 (2.78%) Liferay
9 5 (1.74%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.39%) Mule
11 3 (1.04%) CICS
12 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.35%) Node.js
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.86%) SaaS
3 12 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.74%) Google App Engine
5 5 (1.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (19.44%) HTTP
2 8 (2.78%) Internet
3 6 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.97%) MySQL
2 34 (11.81%) Hazelcast
3 24 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 23 (7.99%) Oracle Database
5 17 (5.90%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 16 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.51%) Big Data
8 11 (3.82%) Oracle ODI
9 10 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (3.47%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.43%) CouchDB
11 5 (1.74%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.74%) Redis
12 2 (0.69%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.69%) DB2
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 103 (35.76%) Maven
2 67 (23.26%) JUnit
3 51 (17.71%) Jenkins
4 30 (10.42%) Cucumber
5 29 (10.07%) Git (software)
6 24 (8.33%) Subversion
7 23 (7.99%) Selenium
8 18 (6.25%) Ant
9 12 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (3.82%) Gradle
11 10 (3.47%) JMeter
12 7 (2.43%) Mockito
13 6 (2.08%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.74%) jMock
14 5 (1.74%) Spock
15 3 (1.04%) Geb
15 3 (1.04%) Hudson
15 3 (1.04%) Gerrit
15 3 (1.04%) FitNesse
15 3 (1.04%) Mercurial
General
1 51 (17.71%) Finance
2 25 (8.68%) Banking
3 21 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.43%) Back Office
4 7 (2.43%) Electronics
4 7 (2.43%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.43%) Games
4 7 (2.43%) Marketing
5 5 (1.74%) Front Office
6 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
7 1 (0.35%) Publishing
7 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 205 (71.18%) Developer
2 167 (57.99%) Java Developer
3 66 (22.92%) Senior Developer
4 49 (17.01%) Senior Java Developer
5 30 (10.42%) Software Engineer
6 26 (9.03%) Analyst
6 26 (9.03%) Java Engineer
7 25 (8.68%) Senior Java Engineer
8 21 (7.29%) Software Developer
9 20 (6.94%) Senior Software Engineer
10 17 (5.90%) Java Software Developer
11 16 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
11 16 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (4.51%) Development Manager
13 10 (3.47%) Support Analyst
13 10 (3.47%) Senior Software Developer
13 10 (3.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 10 (3.47%) Senior Java Software Developer
14 9 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
14 9 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (67.71%) Spring
2 114 (39.58%) Hibernate
3 109 (37.85%) HTML
4 98 (34.03%) XML
5 86 (29.86%) CSS
6 81 (28.13%) Web Services
7 54 (18.75%) J2EE
8 50 (17.36%) jQuery
9 49 (17.01%) XML Schema
10 48 (16.67%) JMS
11 44 (15.28%) XSLT
12 41 (14.24%) J2SE
13 39 (13.54%) DOM
13 39 (13.54%) SAX
14 36 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
15 35 (12.15%) Servlets
16 34 (11.81%) JSON
16 34 (11.81%) RESTful
17 31 (10.76%) Ajax
18 25 (8.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 25 (8.68%) Open Source
3 20 (6.94%) Visualisation
4 13 (4.51%) User Experience
5 12 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.78%) Social Media
7 7 (2.43%) W3C
8 6 (2.08%) DTV
8 6 (2.08%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.04%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.04%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.04%) AS400
9 3 (1.04%) Kindle
9 3 (1.04%) iSeries
10 2 (0.69%) Derivative
10 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.35%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 61 (21.18%) Linux
2 42 (14.58%) Android
3 30 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (10.07%) Windows
5 5 (1.74%) UNIX
6 3 (1.04%) zOS
6 3 (1.04%) Solaris
7 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (28.13%) Software Engineering
3 78 (27.08%) TDD
4 67 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
4 67 (23.26%) Scrum
5 50 (17.36%) E-Commerce
6 37 (12.85%) OO
6 37 (12.85%) BDD
7 34 (11.81%) MVC
8 31 (10.76%) Release Management
9 28 (9.72%) Kanban
10 25 (8.68%) Pair Programming
11 21 (7.29%) SOA
12 16 (5.56%) Performance Management
12 16 (5.56%) Web Development
13 13 (4.51%) OOA/OOD
13 13 (4.51%) Mentoring
14 12 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (4.17%) Data Modelling
14 12 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 277 (96.18%) Java
2 139 (48.26%) Groovy
3 128 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 55 (19.10%) SQL
5 40 (13.89%) XPath
6 26 (9.03%) Ruby
6 26 (9.03%) C#
7 20 (6.94%) PHP
8 18 (6.25%) Python
9 17 (5.90%) Objective-C
10 10 (3.47%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.47%) Scala
11 7 (2.43%) Perl
12 5 (1.74%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.04%) RPG
13 3 (1.04%) COBOL
13 3 (1.04%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.04%) RPG IV
14 2 (0.69%) C
15 1 (0.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (8.68%) Degree
2 5 (1.74%) PhD
3 3 (1.04%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.04%) HNC
4 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.15%) QA
2 3 (1.04%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (1.74%) Puppet
2 3 (1.04%) Hyperic
3 2 (0.69%) StatsD
3 2 (0.69%) logstash
3 2 (0.69%) Kibana
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 54 (18.75%) Oracle
2 30 (10.42%) Red Hat
3 28 (9.72%) Google
4 23 (7.99%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.43%) Sony
7 6 (2.08%) AccuRev
7 6 (2.08%) SAP
8 4 (1.39%) Sencha
9 2 (0.69%) New Relic
9 2 (0.69%) Adobe
10 1 (0.35%) Zend
10 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.35%) Ektron
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Shares & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + Pension + Medical Care
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Godalming
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Pension + Discounts + Many More
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago