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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 761 702 724
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +22
Permanent jobs citing Grails 130 143 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 108 119 144
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-15.73% +15.58%
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
40146 40032 44990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.66% 40.04% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34100 34952 39688
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 £29,000 £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 30 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 30 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 -39 73 £55,000 +12.82% 16
North West +25 38 £37,500 -34.78% 9
Yorkshire - 8 £37,500 -
East of England -12 7 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands -8 6 £45,000 -
South East -27 4 £45,000 -14.28%
East Midlands -14 1 £30,000 -50.00%
Grails
UK

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 277 (97.19%) Java
2 188 (65.96%) Spring
3 151 (52.98%) Groovy
4 143 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
5 121 (42.46%) JavaScript
6 114 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 113 (39.65%) HTML
8 102 (35.79%) XML
9 94 (32.98%) CSS
10 86 (30.18%) Maven
11 78 (27.37%) TDD
11 78 (27.37%) Web Services
12 75 (26.32%) JUnit
12 75 (26.32%) Software Engineering
13 74 (25.96%) Tomcat
14 71 (24.91%) Oracle
14 71 (24.91%) Scrum
15 67 (23.51%) Linux
16 66 (23.16%) SQL
17 63 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
18 61 (21.40%) HTTP
19 60 (21.05%) Finance
20 56 (19.65%) J2EE
21 49 (17.19%) jQuery
22 48 (16.84%) MySQL
22 48 (16.84%) E-Commerce
22 48 (16.84%) XSLT
23 47 (16.49%) XML Schema
24 46 (16.14%) MVC
24 46 (16.14%) JMS

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 74 (25.96%) Tomcat
2 44 (15.44%) WebSphere
3 28 (9.82%) Apache
4 27 (9.47%) WebLogic
5 16 (5.61%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.81%) Mule
6 8 (2.81%) CMS
6 8 (2.81%) Node.js
7 7 (2.46%) WordPress
8 6 (2.11%) Liferay
9 5 (1.75%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.05%) CICS
11 2 (0.70%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 16 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.86%) SaaS
3 8 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.75%) Google App Engine
5 5 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (21.40%) HTTP
2 7 (2.46%) SMS
3 6 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.84%) MySQL
2 34 (11.93%) Hazelcast
3 33 (11.58%) Oracle Database
4 27 (9.47%) MongoDB
5 22 (7.72%) SQL Server
5 22 (7.72%) Relational Database
6 21 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (7.37%) Oracle ODI
7 13 (4.56%) Big Data
8 10 (3.51%) NoSQL
9 9 (3.16%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.16%) CouchDB
10 8 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.46%) Redis
12 2 (0.70%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.70%) DB2
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 86 (30.18%) Maven
2 75 (26.32%) JUnit
3 38 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 29 (10.18%) Git (software)
5 28 (9.82%) Selenium
6 26 (9.12%) Subversion
7 25 (8.77%) Cucumber
8 18 (6.32%) JMeter
9 13 (4.56%) Ant
10 11 (3.86%) Gradle
11 10 (3.51%) Eclipse
12 8 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (2.81%) Jasmine
13 7 (2.46%) Mockito
14 5 (1.75%) jMock
15 4 (1.40%) JIRA
15 4 (1.40%) Mocha
15 4 (1.40%) QUnit
15 4 (1.40%) Hudson
16 3 (1.05%) Spock
General
1 60 (21.05%) Finance
2 22 (7.72%) Banking
3 20 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.46%) Back Office
4 7 (2.46%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.46%) Games
4 7 (2.46%) Marketing
5 6 (2.11%) Electronics
6 2 (0.70%) Front Office
6 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
7 1 (0.35%) Publishing
7 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 200 (70.18%) Developer
2 158 (55.44%) Java Developer
3 61 (21.40%) Senior Developer
4 44 (15.44%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (12.28%) Analyst
6 25 (8.77%) Software Engineer
6 25 (8.77%) Java Engineer
7 24 (8.42%) Senior Java Engineer
8 19 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 19 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (5.61%) Senior Software Engineer
9 16 (5.61%) Software Developer
9 16 (5.61%) Developer Analyst
10 13 (4.56%) Java Software Developer
11 10 (3.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 10 (3.51%) Applications Support
11 10 (3.51%) Development Manager
11 10 (3.51%) Applications Support Analyst
12 9 (3.16%) Senior Software Developer
12 9 (3.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (65.96%) Spring
2 114 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 113 (39.65%) HTML
4 102 (35.79%) XML
5 94 (32.98%) CSS
6 78 (27.37%) Web Services
7 56 (19.65%) J2EE
8 49 (17.19%) jQuery
9 48 (16.84%) XSLT
10 47 (16.49%) XML Schema
11 46 (16.14%) JMS
12 40 (14.04%) J2SE
13 39 (13.68%) DOM
13 39 (13.68%) SAX
14 37 (12.98%) RESTful
15 36 (12.63%) JSON
15 36 (12.63%) Servlets
16 35 (12.28%) WebSphere MQ
17 27 (9.47%) Struts
18 24 (8.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.32%) Visualisation
3 16 (5.61%) Open Source
3 16 (5.61%) User Experience
4 9 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.81%) iSeries
5 8 (2.81%) AS400
6 7 (2.46%) Social Media
7 6 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.11%) DTV
8 5 (1.75%) W3C
9 4 (1.40%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.05%) PMI
10 3 (1.05%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.05%) Kindle
11 2 (0.70%) Derivative
11 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.35%) Clustering
12 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 67 (23.51%) Linux
2 42 (14.74%) Android
3 32 (11.23%) Windows
4 30 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.46%) UNIX
6 3 (1.05%) zOS
6 3 (1.05%) Solaris
7 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (27.37%) TDD
3 75 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 71 (24.91%) Scrum
5 63 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (16.84%) E-Commerce
7 46 (16.14%) MVC
8 39 (13.68%) BDD
9 38 (13.33%) SOA
10 37 (12.98%) OO
11 32 (11.23%) Release Management
12 28 (9.82%) Kanban
13 24 (8.42%) Pair Programming
14 21 (7.37%) Data Modelling
15 19 (6.67%) ITIL
16 16 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (5.61%) Performance Management
17 14 (4.91%) Mentoring
18 13 (4.56%) Web Development
18 13 (4.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 277 (97.19%) Java
2 151 (52.98%) Groovy
3 121 (42.46%) JavaScript
4 66 (23.16%) SQL
5 40 (14.04%) XPath
6 29 (10.18%) Ruby
7 24 (8.42%) C#
8 20 (7.02%) PHP
9 18 (6.32%) Python
10 17 (5.96%) T-SQL
11 16 (5.61%) Objective-C
11 16 (5.61%) Scala
12 8 (2.81%) RPG
12 8 (2.81%) RPG IV
13 6 (2.11%) Perl
14 5 (1.75%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.40%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.05%) COBOL
17 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
18 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (8.77%) Degree
2 8 (2.81%) HNC
3 7 (2.46%) PhD
4 3 (1.05%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.05%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.53%) QA
2 3 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.11%) Puppet
2 2 (0.70%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 71 (24.91%) Oracle
2 30 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 26 (9.12%) Google
4 20 (7.02%) Microsoft
5 16 (5.61%) JBoss
6 10 (3.51%) AccuRev
7 8 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.11%) SAP
9 5 (1.75%) Sony
10 2 (0.70%) Adobe
10 2 (0.70%) Sencha
10 2 (0.70%) Twitter
11 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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