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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 76 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Grails 16 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.45% 2.00% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.01% 3.96% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 3
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,750 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
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
531 606 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.23% 50.42% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 363 356 267
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 January 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Spring
2 15 (88.24%) Relational Database
3 13 (76.47%) Struts
4 12 (70.59%) Oracle
5 10 (58.82%) XML
5 10 (58.82%) JBoss
5 10 (58.82%) RESTful
6 9 (52.94%) HTML
6 9 (52.94%) CSS
6 9 (52.94%) jQuery
6 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (52.94%) Content Management
6 9 (52.94%) Liferay
7 8 (47.06%) Web Services
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
8 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
9 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
9 6 (35.29%) OOD
9 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
9 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
10 5 (29.41%) SQL
10 5 (29.41%) OO
10 5 (29.41%) TDD
11 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
12 3 (17.65%) Open Source
12 3 (17.65%) User Experience
12 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
12 3 (17.65%) CRM
13 2 (11.76%) Groovy

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) JBoss
2 9 (52.94%) Liferay
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) Relational Database
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
1 14 (82.35%) Java Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (76.47%) Struts
3 10 (58.82%) XML
3 10 (58.82%) RESTful
4 9 (52.94%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.88%) JDBC
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Content Management
1 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
2 6 (35.29%) OOD
3 5 (29.41%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Groovy
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago