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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 659 723 694
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -29
Permanent jobs citing Grails 218 185 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.41% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 197 161 155
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -5.88%
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
38985 45588 42887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.72% 40.53% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33500 38522 37717
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 -10 120 £57,500 +27.77% 18
South East +46 54 £50,000 +25.00% 5
North West +16 16 £45,000 -33.33% 3
Yorkshire +9 13 £42,500 +6.25%
South West -6 8 £32,500 -22.61%
West Midlands -21 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East of England +27 2 £45,500 +46.77%
Grails
UK

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 326 (96.45%) Java
2 252 (74.56%) Agile Software Development
3 228 (67.46%) Spring
4 172 (50.89%) Hibernate
5 164 (48.52%) Groovy
6 143 (42.31%) JavaScript
7 141 (41.72%) TDD
8 121 (35.80%) Scrum
9 107 (31.66%) CSS
10 100 (29.59%) HTML
11 94 (27.81%) SQL
12 88 (26.04%) MySQL
13 84 (24.85%) J2EE
14 83 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
15 75 (22.19%) XML
16 71 (21.01%) Web Services
16 71 (21.01%) Oracle
17 67 (19.82%) BDD
18 65 (19.23%) jQuery
19 60 (17.75%) MVC
20 58 (17.16%) JSON
21 57 (16.86%) Scala
22 56 (16.57%) Open Source
22 56 (16.57%) Ruby
22 56 (16.57%) Maven
23 54 (15.98%) OO
24 53 (15.68%) Linux
24 53 (15.68%) Java EE
25 50 (14.79%) Finance
25 50 (14.79%) JUnit

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 37 (10.95%) Apache
2 34 (10.06%) Tomcat
3 20 (5.92%) JBoss
4 17 (5.03%) WebSphere
4 17 (5.03%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (4.44%) Apache Solr
6 11 (3.25%) Node.js
7 9 (2.66%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (2.66%) Apache Spark
7 9 (2.66%) Jetty
8 7 (2.07%) GlassFish
9 6 (1.78%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.78%) Confluence
10 5 (1.48%) Mule
11 4 (1.18%) CMS
12 3 (0.89%) SAS
12 3 (0.89%) Liferay
13 2 (0.59%) WordPress
13 2 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 83 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (14.20%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (10.06%) SaaS
4 15 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.30%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.51%) HTTP
2 9 (2.66%) Internet
3 7 (2.07%) FTP
4 4 (1.18%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (0.89%) Firewall
5 3 (0.89%) Network Security
6 2 (0.59%) Broadband
7 1 (0.30%) SMTP
7 1 (0.30%) SSL
7 1 (0.30%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (26.04%) MySQL
2 42 (12.43%) Relational Database
3 41 (12.13%) SQL Server
4 34 (10.06%) MongoDB
5 30 (8.88%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (5.62%) NoSQL
7 18 (5.33%) Redis
7 18 (5.33%) Oracle Database
8 14 (4.14%) Riak
9 11 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (2.96%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (2.66%) Hadoop
12 7 (2.07%) CouchDB
13 6 (1.78%) Big Data
13 6 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.48%) RDBMS
15 4 (1.18%) Couchbase
16 3 (0.89%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 56 (16.57%) Maven
2 50 (14.79%) JUnit
3 47 (13.91%) Git (software)
4 38 (11.24%) Cucumber
5 34 (10.06%) JIRA
5 34 (10.06%) Selenium
6 30 (8.88%) Subversion
7 29 (8.58%) Eclipse
8 27 (7.99%) Jenkins
9 25 (7.40%) FishEye
10 24 (7.10%) Spock
11 22 (6.51%) Mockito
11 22 (6.51%) Ant
12 21 (6.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (5.92%) EasyMock
13 20 (5.92%) JMeter
13 20 (5.92%) Geb
14 13 (3.85%) Gradle
14 13 (3.85%) WebDriver
15 10 (2.96%) jMock
General
1 50 (14.79%) Finance
2 48 (14.20%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.55%) Marketing
4 9 (2.66%) Publishing
5 6 (1.78%) Front Office
6 5 (1.48%) Law
6 5 (1.48%) Advertising
7 4 (1.18%) Banking
8 3 (0.89%) Retail
8 3 (0.89%) Automotive
9 2 (0.59%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 253 (74.85%) Developer
2 207 (61.24%) Java Developer
3 79 (23.37%) Senior Developer
4 71 (21.01%) Senior Java Developer
5 37 (10.95%) Software Developer
6 24 (7.10%) Software Engineer
7 20 (5.92%) Development Manager
8 19 (5.62%) Team Leader
9 17 (5.03%) Java Team Leader
10 15 (4.44%) Java Software Developer
11 14 (4.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 14 (4.14%) Development Team Leader
12 11 (3.25%) Senior Software Engineer
13 10 (2.96%) Front-End Developer
14 9 (2.66%) Java Programmer
14 9 (2.66%) Java Software Engineer
14 9 (2.66%) Senior Software Developer
14 9 (2.66%) Programmer
15 8 (2.37%) J2EE Developer
15 8 (2.37%) J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (67.46%) Spring
2 172 (50.89%) Hibernate
3 107 (31.66%) CSS
4 100 (29.59%) HTML
5 84 (24.85%) J2EE
6 75 (22.19%) XML
7 71 (21.01%) Web Services
8 65 (19.23%) jQuery
9 58 (17.16%) JSON
10 53 (15.68%) Java EE
11 47 (13.91%) HTML5
12 39 (11.54%) REST
13 34 (10.06%) ActiveMQ
14 33 (9.76%) JMS
15 32 (9.47%) Struts
16 30 (8.88%) Ajax
16 30 (8.88%) AngularJS
17 29 (8.58%) CSS3
18 26 (7.69%) JSP
18 26 (7.69%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.57%) Open Source
2 27 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.14%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.55%) Social Media
4 12 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.66%) User Experience
6 6 (1.78%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.78%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.48%) PMI
8 4 (1.18%) W3C
9 3 (0.89%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.89%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.59%) PlayStation
10 2 (0.59%) Blog
11 1 (0.30%) Online Games
11 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.30%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 53 (15.68%) Linux
2 23 (6.80%) Windows
3 17 (5.03%) Apple iOS
4 16 (4.73%) UNIX
5 6 (1.78%) Android
5 6 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.48%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.89%) CentOS
7 3 (0.89%) Solaris
8 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (74.56%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (41.72%) TDD
3 121 (35.80%) Scrum
4 67 (19.82%) BDD
5 60 (17.75%) MVC
6 54 (15.98%) OO
7 47 (13.91%) Software Engineering
8 38 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (9.76%) Pair Programming
10 24 (7.10%) SOA
11 21 (6.21%) E-Commerce
12 20 (5.92%) Web Development
13 18 (5.33%) UML
14 15 (4.44%) Web Design
14 15 (4.44%) Web Application Development
15 14 (4.14%) Software Architecture
15 14 (4.14%) Refactoring
15 14 (4.14%) Unit Testing
15 14 (4.14%) CRM
16 13 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 326 (96.45%) Java
2 164 (48.52%) Groovy
3 143 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 94 (27.81%) SQL
5 57 (16.86%) Scala
6 56 (16.57%) Ruby
7 30 (8.88%) Python
8 20 (5.92%) C#
9 15 (4.44%) PL/SQL
9 15 (4.44%) Objective-C
10 10 (2.96%) C
11 9 (2.66%) Clojure
11 9 (2.66%) Golang
11 9 (2.66%) Erlang
12 8 (2.37%) C++
12 8 (2.37%) Perl
13 7 (2.07%) PHP
14 6 (1.78%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.78%) XPath
15 5 (1.48%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 39 (11.54%) Degree
2 9 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.48%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.18%) PhD
5 4 (1.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.62%) QA
2 7 (2.07%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (4.44%) Docker
2 5 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (7.40%) Puppet
2 11 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.89%) StatsD
3 3 (0.89%) logstash
3 3 (0.89%) Kibana
4 2 (0.59%) Ansible
5 1 (0.30%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.30%) Mesos
Vendors
1 71 (21.01%) Oracle
2 18 (5.33%) TIBCO
3 15 (4.44%) Google
4 12 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (3.25%) Red Hat
5 11 (3.25%) VMware
6 8 (2.37%) Akamai
7 6 (1.78%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.48%) SEEBURGER
8 5 (1.48%) Cognos
9 4 (1.18%) Microsoft
10 3 (0.89%) GUPTA
10 3 (0.89%) Splunk
10 3 (0.89%) New Relic
11 2 (0.59%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.59%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.59%) Ektron
11 2 (0.59%) Adobe
11 2 (0.59%) Sony
12 1 (0.30%) Sybase
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Healthy benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Healthy benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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London
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