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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 107 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Grails 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.36% 0.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
688 575 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.46% 53.64% 45.69%
Number of salaries quoted 454 307 303
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
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 24 April 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (96.43%) Spring
3 24 (85.71%) JBoss
4 23 (82.14%) Groovy
5 21 (75.00%) RESTful
6 20 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (67.86%) Web Services
8 18 (64.29%) Hibernate
9 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (50.00%) Scrum
9 14 (50.00%) Kanban
9 14 (50.00%) Open Source
9 14 (50.00%) BDD
10 13 (46.43%) Gherkin
10 13 (46.43%) Artifactory
10 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
10 13 (46.43%) Selenium
10 13 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (46.43%) Unit Testing
10 13 (46.43%) JSF
10 13 (46.43%) Maven
10 13 (46.43%) JSON
10 13 (46.43%) JIRA
10 13 (46.43%) Red Hat
10 13 (46.43%) HTML
10 13 (46.43%) CSS
10 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
11 12 (42.86%) jQuery
12 11 (39.29%) Struts
12 11 (39.29%) OO

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) Liferay
2 3 (10.71%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Data Mining
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Artifactory
1 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
1 13 (46.43%) Selenium
1 13 (46.43%) Maven
1 13 (46.43%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) Ant
2 3 (10.71%) JUnit
3 1 (3.57%) RSpec
3 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (96.43%) Java Developer
3 18 (64.29%) Senior Developer
3 18 (64.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.71%) UI Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior UI Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.71%) UI Programmer
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) Spring
2 21 (75.00%) RESTful
3 19 (67.86%) Web Services
4 18 (64.29%) Hibernate
5 13 (46.43%) Gherkin
5 13 (46.43%) JSF
5 13 (46.43%) JSON
5 13 (46.43%) HTML
5 13 (46.43%) CSS
6 12 (42.86%) jQuery
7 11 (39.29%) Struts
8 9 (32.14%) HTML5
9 8 (28.57%) XML
10 7 (25.00%) JDBC
11 3 (10.71%) J2EE
11 3 (10.71%) CSS3
12 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (3.57%) Ember.js
12 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.57%) AIX
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Scrum
2 14 (50.00%) Kanban
2 14 (50.00%) BDD
3 13 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (46.43%) Unit Testing
4 11 (39.29%) OO
5 4 (14.29%) MVC
5 4 (14.29%) Content Management
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
6 3 (10.71%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) UML
6 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.57%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (82.14%) Groovy
3 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) JBoss
2 13 (46.43%) Red Hat
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle