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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 729 679 661
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -18
Permanent jobs citing Grails 121 171 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.43% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 115 148 198
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 £43,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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
36647 39427 43716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.09% 41.22% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31799 33200 39159
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 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 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 30 January 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 -27 72 £57,500 +21.05% 18
North West +7 20 £46,500 -28.46% 2
South East -13 20 £47,500 -11.62% 3
Yorkshire -28 5 £65,000 +85.71% 1
South West -28 3 £33,000 -17.50%
East of England -18 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Grails
UK

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 238 (96.36%) Java
2 166 (67.21%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (66.80%) Spring
4 110 (44.53%) Groovy
5 107 (43.32%) JavaScript
6 94 (38.06%) Hibernate
7 92 (37.25%) HTML
8 87 (35.22%) Scrum
9 81 (32.79%) TDD
9 81 (32.79%) CSS
10 72 (29.15%) Maven
11 60 (24.29%) J2EE
12 57 (23.08%) Web Services
12 57 (23.08%) XML
13 51 (20.65%) MySQL
13 51 (20.65%) Software Engineering
14 50 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (17.81%) Oracle
16 43 (17.41%) SQL
16 43 (17.41%) JUnit
16 43 (17.41%) Open Source
17 40 (16.19%) OO
17 40 (16.19%) Finance
18 38 (15.38%) HTML5
19 37 (14.98%) Amazon AWS
20 36 (14.57%) jQuery
20 36 (14.57%) Jenkins
21 35 (14.17%) Telecoms
21 35 (14.17%) Tomcat
22 34 (13.77%) Linux

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 35 (14.17%) Tomcat
2 31 (12.55%) WebSphere
3 24 (9.72%) Apache
4 10 (4.05%) GlassFish
5 9 (3.64%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.83%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.43%) CMS
8 5 (2.02%) WordPress
8 5 (2.02%) Liferay
9 4 (1.62%) Mule
10 3 (1.21%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.21%) SAS
10 3 (1.21%) Confluence
11 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.81%) JBoss
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.98%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (11.34%) SaaS
3 22 (8.91%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (6.07%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.91%) HTTP
2 6 (2.43%) Internet
3 3 (1.21%) FTP
3 3 (1.21%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (20.65%) MySQL
2 15 (6.07%) MongoDB
3 14 (5.67%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.05%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.05%) Hazelcast
4 10 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.64%) Big Data
6 8 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.02%) Redis
8 5 (2.02%) Riak
9 3 (1.21%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 72 (29.15%) Maven
2 43 (17.41%) JUnit
3 36 (14.57%) Jenkins
4 27 (10.93%) Subversion
5 26 (10.53%) Git (software)
6 23 (9.31%) Cucumber
7 22 (8.91%) Ant
8 19 (7.69%) Selenium
9 16 (6.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (6.07%) Spock
11 14 (5.67%) JIRA
12 12 (4.86%) Geb
13 9 (3.64%) EasyMock
13 9 (3.64%) FishEye
14 8 (3.24%) Jasmine
14 8 (3.24%) Gradle
14 8 (3.24%) Mockito
14 8 (3.24%) Eclipse
15 7 (2.83%) jMock
16 6 (2.43%) Hudson
General
1 40 (16.19%) Finance
2 35 (14.17%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.29%) Banking
4 9 (3.64%) Front Office
5 7 (2.83%) Publishing
6 5 (2.02%) Back Office
7 4 (1.62%) Marketing
7 4 (1.62%) Automotive
7 4 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.62%) Electronics
8 3 (1.21%) Retail
9 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.40%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 182 (73.68%) Developer
2 152 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 56 (22.67%) Senior Developer
4 44 (17.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 34 (13.77%) Software Developer
6 22 (8.91%) Java Software Developer
7 21 (8.50%) Software Engineer
7 21 (8.50%) Java Engineer
8 20 (8.10%) Senior Java Engineer
9 14 (5.67%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (4.45%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (3.64%) Development Manager
11 9 (3.64%) Programmer
12 8 (3.24%) Java Programmer
12 8 (3.24%) Java Software Engineer
12 8 (3.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (3.24%) Senior Java Software Developer
13 7 (2.83%) Programme Manager
13 7 (2.83%) Web Manager
13 7 (2.83%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (66.80%) Spring
2 94 (38.06%) Hibernate
3 92 (37.25%) HTML
4 81 (32.79%) CSS
5 60 (24.29%) J2EE
6 57 (23.08%) Web Services
6 57 (23.08%) XML
7 38 (15.38%) HTML5
8 36 (14.57%) jQuery
9 34 (13.77%) JMS
10 32 (12.96%) Java EE
11 30 (12.15%) Ajax
12 28 (11.34%) JSON
13 23 (9.31%) J2SE
13 23 (9.31%) XML Schema
13 23 (9.31%) XSLT
14 22 (8.91%) AngularJS
14 22 (8.91%) WebSphere MQ
15 20 (8.10%) REST
15 20 (8.10%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (17.41%) Open Source
2 25 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.50%) Computer Science
4 20 (8.10%) Visualisation
5 11 (4.45%) Social Media
6 10 (4.05%) User Experience
7 7 (2.83%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.02%) W3C
9 3 (1.21%) DTV
9 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.81%) Derivative
11 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.77%) Linux
2 14 (5.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (5.26%) Android
4 10 (4.05%) Windows
5 4 (1.62%) UNIX
6 3 (1.21%) Solaris
7 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (67.21%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (35.22%) Scrum
3 81 (32.79%) TDD
4 51 (20.65%) Software Engineering
5 50 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (16.19%) OO
7 32 (12.96%) MVC
7 32 (12.96%) BDD
8 21 (8.50%) E-Commerce
9 19 (7.69%) Pair Programming
10 15 (6.07%) CRM
11 13 (5.26%) Release Management
11 13 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 13 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (4.86%) Analytics
12 12 (4.86%) Unit Testing
12 12 (4.86%) Web Development
12 12 (4.86%) Workflow
13 11 (4.45%) SOA
13 11 (4.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 238 (96.36%) Java
2 110 (44.53%) Groovy
3 107 (43.32%) JavaScript
4 43 (17.41%) SQL
5 28 (11.34%) Ruby
6 19 (7.69%) C#
7 18 (7.29%) XPath
8 14 (5.67%) Scala
9 9 (3.64%) Python
9 9 (3.64%) Objective-C
10 8 (3.24%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.83%) Perl
11 7 (2.83%) PHP
12 4 (1.62%) XQuery
12 4 (1.62%) C++
13 3 (1.21%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.40%) C
14 1 (0.40%) PHP5
14 1 (0.40%) Erlang
14 1 (0.40%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 28 (11.34%) Degree
2 7 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.91%) QA
2 7 (2.83%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) Puppet
1 5 (2.02%) logstash
1 5 (2.02%) StatsD
1 5 (2.02%) Kibana
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 44 (17.81%) Oracle
2 15 (6.07%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.67%) Red Hat
4 11 (4.45%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (4.05%) Google
5 10 (4.05%) TIBCO
6 9 (3.64%) Sony
7 6 (2.43%) VMware
8 5 (2.02%) New Relic
9 4 (1.62%) Sencha
9 4 (1.62%) SEEBURGER
10 3 (1.21%) SAP
10 3 (1.21%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.21%) AccuRev
10 3 (1.21%) Splunk
11 2 (0.81%) Ektron
11 2 (0.81%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.81%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.40%) Adobe
12 1 (0.40%) Zend
Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits full bens (pension, 25 days hols,
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits & package
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago