The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank - - 79
Permanent jobs citing Grails 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
Grails
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
229 333 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 45.89% 53.11% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 219 297 301
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Grails
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Grails Salary Trend in Somerset

Grails
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) YUI
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) YUI
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend