The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 173 154 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Grails 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.038% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.097% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £19,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
Grails
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1214 1035 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.59% 38.97% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 942 835 977
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 20 August 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) XML Schema
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) J2EE
4 5 (55.56%) SAX
4 5 (55.56%) XPath
4 5 (55.56%) Android
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (55.56%) DOM
4 5 (55.56%) XSLT
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 5 (55.56%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) JMS
5 4 (44.44%) Scala
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 4 (44.44%) Ruby
6 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 3 (33.33%) Java EE
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) CICS
6 3 (33.33%) GlassFish
6 3 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) zOS

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 3 (33.33%) CICS
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) XML Schema
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) J2EE
4 5 (55.56%) DOM
4 5 (55.56%) XSLT
4 5 (55.56%) JMS
4 5 (55.56%) SAX
5 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
6 3 (33.33%) JAXB
6 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) WSDL
6 3 (33.33%) Java EE
7 1 (11.11%) CSS
7 1 (11.11%) JSP
7 1 (11.11%) Servlets
7 1 (11.11%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) W3C
2 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Android
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) zOS
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) XPath
3 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) COBOL
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Groovy
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle