The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 104 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Grails 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 0.78% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 1.83% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 3
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Grails
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
644 492 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.50% 42.67% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 387 330 268
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Grails
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Glasgow region.

Grails Salary Trend in Glasgow

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sybase
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Mockito
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Java SE
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Wicket
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Mockito
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) JSF
1 2 (66.67%) Java SE
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Wicket
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) D3.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sybase