The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 111 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Grails 3 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.21% 0.49% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 1.16% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 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 £41,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +20.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
674 518 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.25% 42.70% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 421 343 272
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Grails
Scotland

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 30 July 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Groovy
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) JSF
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Maven
4 4 (57.14%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) JBoss
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (57.14%) Kanban
4 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 4 (57.14%) Open Source
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 4 (57.14%) Gherkin
4 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) Sybase
6 2 (28.57%) JUnit
6 2 (28.57%) EJB
6 2 (28.57%) J2EE

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Maven
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Mockito
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) JSON
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
1 6 (85.71%) JSF
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) Gherkin
3 2 (28.57%) EJB
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) JMS
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Wicket
3 2 (28.57%) Java SE
3 2 (28.57%) JPA
3 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) D3.js
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Kanban
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Groovy
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) JBoss
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Sybase