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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 679 685 670
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Grails 163 169 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.43% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 152 141 170
Average salary £51,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
36155 39684 40211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.48% 40.87% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31076 33289 35612
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -14 88 £60,000 +29.03% 7
South East +15 32 £47,500 +18.75% 9
North West +14 23 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Yorkshire -10 10 £42,500 +34.92% 4
South West -28 6 £32,500 -22.61% 1
West Midlands -29 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Grails
UK

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 279 (97.55%) Java
2 206 (72.03%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (69.58%) Spring
4 131 (45.80%) Hibernate
5 130 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 129 (45.10%) Groovy
7 104 (36.36%) Scrum
7 104 (36.36%) TDD
8 96 (33.57%) HTML
8 96 (33.57%) CSS
9 72 (25.17%) J2EE
10 71 (24.83%) Maven
11 67 (23.43%) MySQL
11 67 (23.43%) Web Services
12 60 (20.98%) XML
13 59 (20.63%) Oracle
14 55 (19.23%) jQuery
14 55 (19.23%) SQL
15 51 (17.83%) Open Source
16 50 (17.48%) Amazon AWS
16 50 (17.48%) JSON
17 47 (16.43%) Java EE
17 47 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
17 47 (16.43%) HTML5
18 46 (16.08%) BDD
18 46 (16.08%) Software Engineering
19 45 (15.73%) OO
20 43 (15.03%) JUnit
20 43 (15.03%) Telecoms
20 43 (15.03%) Finance

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (12.94%) Apache
2 31 (10.84%) Tomcat
3 21 (7.34%) WebSphere
4 13 (4.55%) JBoss
5 12 (4.20%) Apache Solr
6 11 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (3.50%) GlassFish
8 8 (2.80%) Node.js
9 6 (2.10%) Confluence
10 5 (1.75%) Mule
10 5 (1.75%) CMS
11 4 (1.40%) Jetty
11 4 (1.40%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.40%) Liferay
11 4 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (1.40%) Apache Spark
12 3 (1.05%) SAS
12 3 (1.05%) WordPress
13 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 50 (17.48%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (12.24%) Amazon EC2
3 33 (11.54%) SaaS
4 18 (6.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.99%) HTTP
2 11 (3.85%) Internet
3 6 (2.10%) FTP
4 3 (1.05%) Firewall
5 1 (0.35%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (23.43%) MySQL
2 30 (10.49%) Relational Database
3 27 (9.44%) SQL Server
4 21 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (6.64%) MongoDB
6 15 (5.24%) NoSQL
7 12 (4.20%) Oracle Database
8 10 (3.50%) Redis
9 9 (3.15%) Riak
9 9 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.10%) Big Data
10 6 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.40%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.40%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.40%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (0.70%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.70%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 71 (24.83%) Maven
2 43 (15.03%) JUnit
3 41 (14.34%) Git (software)
4 39 (13.64%) Jenkins
5 34 (11.89%) Subversion
6 30 (10.49%) Cucumber
6 30 (10.49%) Ant
7 23 (8.04%) JIRA
8 22 (7.69%) Selenium
8 22 (7.69%) Spock
9 21 (7.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 20 (6.99%) Eclipse
11 19 (6.64%) Geb
12 17 (5.94%) FishEye
13 16 (5.59%) EasyMock
14 13 (4.55%) Gradle
15 11 (3.85%) JMeter
16 9 (3.15%) FitNesse
16 9 (3.15%) WebDriver
16 9 (3.15%) Mockito
General
1 43 (15.03%) Telecoms
1 43 (15.03%) Finance
2 11 (3.85%) Banking
3 9 (3.15%) Publishing
4 7 (2.45%) Front Office
4 7 (2.45%) Marketing
5 4 (1.40%) Automotive
6 3 (1.05%) Retail
7 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.70%) Advertising
7 2 (0.70%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 219 (76.57%) Developer
2 187 (65.38%) Java Developer
3 64 (22.38%) Senior Developer
4 58 (20.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 40 (13.99%) Software Developer
6 25 (8.74%) Software Engineer
7 21 (7.34%) Java Software Developer
8 12 (4.20%) Java Engineer
8 12 (4.20%) Senior Java Engineer
8 12 (4.20%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (3.50%) Programmer
10 10 (3.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 10 (3.50%) Java Programmer
11 9 (3.15%) Development Manager
11 9 (3.15%) Java Software Engineer
12 8 (2.80%) J2EE Developer
12 8 (2.80%) J2EE Software Engineer
12 8 (2.80%) Software Programmer
13 7 (2.45%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (69.58%) Spring
2 131 (45.80%) Hibernate
3 96 (33.57%) HTML
3 96 (33.57%) CSS
4 72 (25.17%) J2EE
5 67 (23.43%) Web Services
6 60 (20.98%) XML
7 55 (19.23%) jQuery
8 50 (17.48%) JSON
9 47 (16.43%) Java EE
9 47 (16.43%) HTML5
10 34 (11.89%) Ajax
11 31 (10.84%) REST
12 29 (10.14%) JMS
13 27 (9.44%) JSP
14 26 (9.09%) AngularJS
15 25 (8.74%) CSS3
15 25 (8.74%) ActiveMQ
16 23 (8.04%) J2SE
17 21 (7.34%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 51 (17.83%) Open Source
2 29 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.59%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.90%) Visualisation
5 13 (4.55%) Social Media
6 12 (4.20%) User Experience
7 9 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.45%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.40%) W3C
10 3 (1.05%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.70%) PMI
11 2 (0.70%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.35%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.35%) DTV
12 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.64%) Linux
2 14 (4.90%) Windows
3 13 (4.55%) UNIX
4 10 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.40%) Android
7 3 (1.05%) Solaris
8 2 (0.70%) CentOS
8 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (72.03%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (36.36%) TDD
2 104 (36.36%) Scrum
3 47 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
4 46 (16.08%) BDD
4 46 (16.08%) Software Engineering
5 45 (15.73%) OO
6 41 (14.34%) MVC
7 25 (8.74%) Pair Programming
8 22 (7.69%) Web Development
9 20 (6.99%) E-Commerce
10 17 (5.94%) CRM
11 15 (5.24%) UML
11 15 (5.24%) SOA
12 14 (4.90%) Analytics
13 13 (4.55%) DevOps
13 13 (4.55%) Workflow
14 12 (4.20%) User Stories
15 11 (3.85%) Web Design
15 11 (3.85%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 279 (97.55%) Java
2 130 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 129 (45.10%) Groovy
4 55 (19.23%) SQL
5 36 (12.59%) Ruby
6 34 (11.89%) Scala
7 17 (5.94%) C#
8 16 (5.59%) Python
9 12 (4.20%) Objective-C
10 11 (3.85%) Perl
11 10 (3.50%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.80%) XPath
13 4 (1.40%) Clojure
13 4 (1.40%) Golang
13 4 (1.40%) Erlang
13 4 (1.40%) C++
13 4 (1.40%) XQuery
14 3 (1.05%) C
14 3 (1.05%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.70%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 30 (10.49%) Degree
2 12 (4.20%) VCP4
3 7 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.64%) QA
2 7 (2.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.45%) Docker
2 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (4.90%) Puppet
2 5 (1.75%) StatsD
2 5 (1.75%) logstash
2 5 (1.75%) Kibana
3 4 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.35%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 59 (20.63%) Oracle
2 15 (5.24%) TIBCO
3 14 (4.90%) Google
4 13 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.80%) VMware
7 7 (2.45%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.10%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.75%) SEEBURGER
9 5 (1.75%) Sony
9 5 (1.75%) New Relic
10 4 (1.40%) Akamai
10 4 (1.40%) Sencha
11 3 (1.05%) Splunk
12 2 (0.70%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.70%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.70%) Ektron
13 1 (0.35%) Zend
13 1 (0.35%) Sybase
13 1 (0.35%) SAP
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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