The first table below looks at the demand for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 25 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 177 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs citing Grails 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 0.039% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £19,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +23.13%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1288 973 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.20% 38.37% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 758 892
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Grails
West Yorkshire

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Grails
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Grails Salary Trend in Leeds

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Spring
3 7 (70.00%) XML Schema
3 7 (70.00%) XML
4 6 (60.00%) J2EE
5 5 (50.00%) Ruby
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (40.00%) Groovy
6 4 (40.00%) Android
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (40.00%) Scala
6 4 (40.00%) XPath
6 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) SAX
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (40.00%) C#
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) DOM
6 4 (40.00%) XSLT
6 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (40.00%) JMS
7 3 (30.00%) WSDL
7 3 (30.00%) Python
7 3 (30.00%) Solaris
7 3 (30.00%) Apache

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) CICS
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) XML Schema
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
4 4 (40.00%) DOM
4 4 (40.00%) XSLT
4 4 (40.00%) JMS
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) SAX
4 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) JAXB
5 3 (30.00%) WSDL
5 3 (30.00%) Java EE
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 1 (10.00%) JSF
7 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (10.00%) JSP
7 1 (10.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) W3C
2 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Android
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) zOS
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) XPath
3 4 (40.00%) Groovy
3 4 (40.00%) Scala
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) COBOL
5 2 (20.00%) Smalltalk
5 2 (20.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle