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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 737 715 716
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Permanent jobs citing Grails 135 139 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 108 112 141
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +12.98%
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
40488 39943 44663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 40.02% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34330 34908 39475
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -61 69 £55,000 +10.00% 16
North West +27 45 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Yorkshire - 8 £37,500 -
West Midlands -7 7 £45,000 -
East of England -22 5 £45,000 - 1
South East -23 5 £47,500 -2.56% 2
East Midlands -6 2 £30,000 -50.00%
South West -35 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Grails
UK

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 286 (97.28%) Java
2 192 (65.31%) Spring
3 161 (54.76%) Groovy
4 157 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (42.52%) JavaScript
6 122 (41.50%) HTML
6 122 (41.50%) Hibernate
7 106 (36.05%) XML
8 104 (35.37%) CSS
9 86 (29.25%) TDD
10 83 (28.23%) JUnit
11 82 (27.89%) Scrum
12 81 (27.55%) Tomcat
13 80 (27.21%) Oracle
13 80 (27.21%) Web Services
13 80 (27.21%) Maven
14 75 (25.51%) Software Engineering
15 72 (24.49%) Linux
16 71 (24.15%) SQL
17 66 (22.45%) Finance
17 66 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
18 61 (20.75%) J2EE
18 61 (20.75%) HTTP
19 54 (18.37%) jQuery
20 51 (17.35%) MySQL
21 50 (17.01%) E-Commerce
21 50 (17.01%) MVC
22 49 (16.67%) XSLT
23 46 (15.65%) XML Schema
24 45 (15.31%) JMS

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 81 (27.55%) Tomcat
2 45 (15.31%) WebSphere
3 30 (10.20%) Apache
4 29 (9.86%) WebLogic
5 16 (5.44%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.06%) CMS
6 9 (3.06%) Node.js
7 8 (2.72%) Mule
8 7 (2.38%) WordPress
9 6 (2.04%) Liferay
9 6 (2.04%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.70%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.02%) CICS
12 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (5.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.10%) SaaS
2 14 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.70%) Google App Engine
4 5 (1.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (20.75%) HTTP
2 7 (2.38%) SMS
3 4 (1.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (17.35%) MySQL
2 36 (12.24%) Oracle Database
3 33 (11.22%) Hazelcast
4 29 (9.86%) MongoDB
5 28 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 26 (8.84%) SQL Server
7 24 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (8.16%) Oracle ODI
8 14 (4.76%) Big Data
9 12 (4.08%) NoSQL
10 11 (3.74%) RDBMS
11 10 (3.40%) CouchDB
12 8 (2.72%) Redis
13 7 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (1.02%) DB2
15 2 (0.68%) MarkLogic
16 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
16 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 83 (28.23%) JUnit
2 80 (27.21%) Maven
3 35 (11.90%) Jenkins
4 32 (10.88%) Selenium
5 31 (10.54%) Git (software)
6 27 (9.18%) Subversion
7 26 (8.84%) Cucumber
8 20 (6.80%) JMeter
9 14 (4.76%) Eclipse
10 12 (4.08%) Ant
11 10 (3.40%) Gradle
12 9 (3.06%) Jasmine
12 9 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (2.38%) Mockito
14 6 (2.04%) JIRA
15 5 (1.70%) jMock
15 5 (1.70%) Mocha
15 5 (1.70%) QUnit
16 4 (1.36%) Hudson
17 3 (1.02%) FishEye
General
1 66 (22.45%) Finance
2 24 (8.16%) Banking
3 20 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.38%) Back Office
4 7 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.38%) Games
4 7 (2.38%) Marketing
5 6 (2.04%) Electronics
6 2 (0.68%) Front Office
6 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Publishing
7 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 208 (70.75%) Developer
2 165 (56.12%) Java Developer
3 64 (21.77%) Senior Developer
4 47 (15.99%) Senior Java Developer
5 37 (12.59%) Analyst
6 27 (9.18%) Java Engineer
7 26 (8.84%) Senior Java Engineer
8 23 (7.82%) Software Engineer
9 21 (7.14%) Support Analyst
10 19 (6.46%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (5.44%) Developer Analyst
12 15 (5.10%) Software Developer
13 14 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
14 12 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
14 12 (4.08%) Applications Support
14 12 (4.08%) Java Software Developer
14 12 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 11 (3.74%) Web Developer
16 10 (3.40%) Development Manager
17 9 (3.06%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (65.31%) Spring
2 122 (41.50%) Hibernate
2 122 (41.50%) HTML
3 106 (36.05%) XML
4 104 (35.37%) CSS
5 80 (27.21%) Web Services
6 61 (20.75%) J2EE
7 54 (18.37%) jQuery
8 49 (16.67%) XSLT
9 46 (15.65%) XML Schema
10 45 (15.31%) JMS
11 42 (14.29%) RESTful
12 41 (13.95%) DOM
12 41 (13.95%) SAX
13 39 (13.27%) JSON
14 38 (12.93%) J2SE
15 37 (12.59%) Servlets
16 34 (11.56%) WebSphere MQ
17 31 (10.54%) Struts
18 24 (8.16%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.54%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.80%) Visualisation
3 16 (5.44%) Open Source
3 16 (5.44%) User Experience
4 10 (3.40%) iSeries
4 10 (3.40%) AS400
5 9 (3.06%) Social Media
5 9 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.04%) DTV
7 5 (1.70%) W3C
8 4 (1.36%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.02%) PMI
9 3 (1.02%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.02%) Kindle
10 2 (0.68%) Derivative
11 1 (0.34%) Clustering
11 1 (0.34%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.34%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 72 (24.49%) Linux
2 41 (13.95%) Android
3 32 (10.88%) Windows
4 29 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.40%) UNIX
6 3 (1.02%) zOS
6 3 (1.02%) Solaris
7 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (29.25%) TDD
3 82 (27.89%) Scrum
4 75 (25.51%) Software Engineering
5 66 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (17.01%) MVC
6 50 (17.01%) E-Commerce
7 45 (15.31%) SOA
8 42 (14.29%) BDD
9 39 (13.27%) OO
10 31 (10.54%) Release Management
11 28 (9.52%) Kanban
12 26 (8.84%) Pair Programming
13 23 (7.82%) Data Modelling
14 21 (7.14%) ITIL
15 16 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (5.44%) Performance Management
16 15 (5.10%) OOD
17 14 (4.76%) UML
17 14 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 286 (97.28%) Java
2 161 (54.76%) Groovy
3 125 (42.52%) JavaScript
4 71 (24.15%) SQL
5 39 (13.27%) XPath
6 32 (10.88%) Ruby
7 24 (8.16%) C#
8 20 (6.80%) PHP
9 19 (6.46%) Python
10 18 (6.12%) T-SQL
11 17 (5.78%) Scala
12 16 (5.44%) Objective-C
13 10 (3.40%) RPG
13 10 (3.40%) RPG IV
14 6 (2.04%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.04%) Perl
15 5 (1.70%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.02%) COBOL
17 2 (0.68%) C++
17 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (8.50%) Degree
2 10 (3.40%) HNC
3 8 (2.72%) PhD
4 3 (1.02%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.02%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.86%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.04%) Puppet
2 2 (0.68%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.34%) Salt
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 80 (27.21%) Oracle
2 29 (9.86%) Red Hat
3 27 (9.18%) Google
4 21 (7.14%) JBoss
4 21 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.74%) AccuRev
6 7 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.04%) SAP
8 5 (1.70%) Sony
9 2 (0.68%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.68%) Adobe
9 2 (0.68%) Twitter
10 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.34%) hybris
10 1 (0.34%) Venda
10 1 (0.34%) Demandware
10 1 (0.34%) ATG
South East London
Energon Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £55,000 - 60,000 p.a. plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £32095.36 - £48143.04 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Healthcare + Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Ensighten
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago