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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 675 728 741
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +13
Permanent jobs citing Grails 210 161 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 168 127 94
Average salary £52,250 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.29% -
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
38421 41313 39919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.58% 38.56% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33157 35020 34727
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +37 103 £62,500 +13.63% 14
South East +43 32 £56,250 +18.42% 9
South West +1 28 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Yorkshire +24 22 £37,500 - 5
North West -34 16 £42,500 - 2
North East - 6 £37,500 -
East Midlands -1 2 - -
East of England -8 1 £30,000 -31.81% 1
Grails
UK

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 427 (97.94%) Java
2 320 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
3 282 (64.68%) Spring
4 237 (54.36%) Groovy
5 234 (53.67%) TDD
6 218 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 192 (44.04%) Hibernate
8 138 (31.65%) Scrum
9 132 (30.28%) CSS
10 124 (28.44%) SQL
11 123 (28.21%) jQuery
12 119 (27.29%) BDD
13 117 (26.83%) Finance
14 108 (24.77%) HTML
15 102 (23.39%) REST
16 99 (22.71%) Oracle
17 98 (22.48%) J2EE
18 96 (22.02%) MySQL
19 93 (21.33%) JUnit
20 90 (20.64%) Scala
21 89 (20.41%) XML
22 87 (19.95%) MVC
23 84 (19.27%) Software Engineering
24 80 (18.35%) Linux
25 77 (17.66%) Degree
26 74 (16.97%) Java EE
27 73 (16.74%) JSON
28 72 (16.51%) Maven
28 72 (16.51%) Mockito
29 71 (16.28%) AngularJS

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (9.40%) Apache
2 38 (8.72%) Elasticsearch
3 31 (7.11%) Tomcat
4 30 (6.88%) JBoss
5 28 (6.42%) Node.js
6 27 (6.19%) Apache Solr
7 25 (5.73%) Cloud Foundry
7 25 (5.73%) Apache Spark
8 19 (4.36%) GlassFish
9 18 (4.13%) Jetty
10 12 (2.75%) Mule
10 12 (2.75%) Mule ESB
11 8 (1.83%) Confluence
12 7 (1.61%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.38%) CMS
13 6 (1.38%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.92%) WordPress
14 4 (0.92%) Apache Pig
15 3 (0.69%) Liferay
15 3 (0.69%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (0.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.15%) Agresso
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 54 (12.39%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (8.72%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (2.98%) OpenShift
4 9 (2.06%) SaaS
5 8 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.38%) PaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.21%) AMQP
2 12 (2.75%) Network Security
2 12 (2.75%) Internet
3 11 (2.52%) HTTP
4 8 (1.83%) FTP
5 4 (0.92%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (0.46%) SMTP
6 2 (0.46%) Broadband
6 2 (0.46%) SSL
7 1 (0.23%) Wireless
7 1 (0.23%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (22.02%) MySQL
2 64 (14.68%) SQL Server
3 62 (14.22%) Relational Database
4 54 (12.39%) MongoDB
5 33 (7.57%) Redis
6 31 (7.11%) Big Data
6 31 (7.11%) NoSQL
6 31 (7.11%) Hadoop
7 29 (6.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 25 (5.73%) Riak
9 20 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.29%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (1.61%) CouchDB
12 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.92%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.92%) MS Access
13 4 (0.92%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 93 (21.33%) JUnit
2 72 (16.51%) Maven
2 72 (16.51%) Mockito
3 64 (14.68%) Git (software)
3 64 (14.68%) Cucumber
4 54 (12.39%) Selenium
5 53 (12.16%) Spock
6 51 (11.70%) JIRA
7 34 (7.80%) Eclipse
7 34 (7.80%) Geb
7 34 (7.80%) FishEye
8 32 (7.34%) jMock
8 32 (7.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 30 (6.88%) Subversion
10 29 (6.65%) EasyMock
11 27 (6.19%) Ant
12 25 (5.73%) Gradle
13 20 (4.59%) JMeter
14 19 (4.36%) Jenkins
15 18 (4.13%) WebDriver
General
1 117 (26.83%) Finance
2 26 (5.96%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.36%) Games
4 16 (3.67%) Marketing
5 7 (1.61%) Publishing
5 7 (1.61%) Law
6 4 (0.92%) Advertising
7 2 (0.46%) Banking
7 2 (0.46%) Retail
7 2 (0.46%) Legal
8 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 348 (79.82%) Developer
2 285 (65.37%) Java Developer
3 151 (34.63%) Senior Developer
4 129 (29.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (6.65%) Software Engineer
6 27 (6.19%) Development Manager
7 25 (5.73%) Agile Java Developer
8 22 (5.05%) Lead Developer
8 22 (5.05%) Java Software Engineer
9 21 (4.82%) Team Leader
10 20 (4.59%) Software Developer
11 19 (4.36%) Lead Java Developer
12 17 (3.90%) Java Team Leader
12 17 (3.90%) Senior Software Engineer
13 15 (3.44%) Web Developer
13 15 (3.44%) Development Team Leader
14 12 (2.75%) Analyst
15 11 (2.52%) Applications Support Analyst
15 11 (2.52%) Support Analyst
15 11 (2.52%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (64.68%) Spring
2 192 (44.04%) Hibernate
3 132 (30.28%) CSS
4 123 (28.21%) jQuery
5 108 (24.77%) HTML
6 102 (23.39%) REST
7 98 (22.48%) J2EE
8 89 (20.41%) XML
9 74 (16.97%) Java EE
10 73 (16.74%) JSON
11 71 (16.28%) AngularJS
12 68 (15.60%) Struts
13 64 (14.68%) Web Services
14 52 (11.93%) JMS
15 47 (10.78%) SOAP
16 46 (10.55%) HTML5
17 41 (9.40%) Akka
18 39 (8.94%) Spring MVC
19 38 (8.72%) Play Framework
20 35 (8.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.26%) Computer Science
2 33 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (3.90%) Semantic Web
5 13 (2.98%) User Experience
6 12 (2.75%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.83%) PMI
8 6 (1.38%) Blog
9 5 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.92%) W3C
11 3 (0.69%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.23%) New Media
12 1 (0.23%) iDTV
12 1 (0.23%) Over-the-Top Content
12 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.23%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.23%) VLE
12 1 (0.23%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.23%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 80 (18.35%) Linux
2 28 (6.42%) Windows
2 28 (6.42%) Apple iOS
3 27 (6.19%) UNIX
4 12 (2.75%) Android
5 6 (1.38%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.46%) CentOS
7 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (53.67%) TDD
3 138 (31.65%) Scrum
4 119 (27.29%) BDD
5 87 (19.95%) MVC
6 84 (19.27%) Software Engineering
7 58 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (10.78%) Open Source
8 47 (10.78%) Mentoring
9 45 (10.32%) OO
10 41 (9.40%) SOA
11 39 (8.94%) SDLC
12 35 (8.03%) Pair Programming
13 33 (7.57%) E-Commerce
14 29 (6.65%) UML
15 27 (6.19%) Software Architecture
16 24 (5.50%) Web Development
16 24 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (5.28%) Unit Testing
18 21 (4.82%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 427 (97.94%) Java
2 237 (54.36%) Groovy
3 218 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 124 (28.44%) SQL
5 90 (20.64%) Scala
6 65 (14.91%) Python
7 60 (13.76%) Ruby
8 25 (5.73%) Erlang
8 25 (5.73%) Clojure
8 25 (5.73%) Go
9 22 (5.05%) C
10 21 (4.82%) C#
10 21 (4.82%) PHP
11 20 (4.59%) C++
12 18 (4.13%) Objective-C
13 14 (3.21%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.06%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.83%) XPath
16 7 (1.61%) VB
17 6 (1.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (17.66%) Degree
2 10 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.06%) Sun Certification
3 9 (2.06%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.61%) PhD
5 4 (0.92%) MCP
5 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.92%) MCPD
6 1 (0.23%) ISEB
6 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.28%) QA
System Software
1 31 (7.11%) Docker
2 6 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.38%) vSphere
3 1 (0.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 69 (15.83%) Puppet
2 46 (10.55%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (4.59%) Ansible
4 13 (2.98%) Mesos
Vendors
1 99 (22.71%) Oracle
2 19 (4.36%) Google
3 12 (2.75%) TIBCO
4 7 (1.61%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.38%) Akamai
5 6 (1.38%) VMware
6 5 (1.15%) Cognos
6 5 (1.15%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.69%) GUPTA
7 3 (0.69%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.46%) Twitter
8 2 (0.46%) Adobe
9 1 (0.23%) webMethods
9 1 (0.23%) Facebook
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