The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 423 402 436
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +34
Permanent jobs citing Grails 19 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.14% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.35% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 16
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +21.79%
Grails
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7486 8479 9370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.48% 38.45% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6472 7342 8482
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Grails
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Grails Salary Trend in the South East

Grails
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grails across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Grails Salary Histogram in the South East

Grails
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 11 £47,500 -
East Sussex - 7 - -
Buckinghamshire -10 1 £30,000 -36.17%
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) Spring
3 14 (60.87%) Open Source
3 14 (60.87%) SaaS
4 12 (52.17%) jQuery
4 12 (52.17%) HTML
5 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (47.83%) MySQL
6 10 (43.48%) Groovy
6 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
6 10 (43.48%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (43.48%) Backbone.js
7 8 (34.78%) Java EE
7 8 (34.78%) QA
7 8 (34.78%) CSS
7 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
8 7 (30.43%) Scrum
8 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
8 7 (30.43%) Front Office
8 7 (30.43%) OO
8 7 (30.43%) N-Tier
8 7 (30.43%) DHTML
8 7 (30.43%) J2EE
8 7 (30.43%) Velocity
8 7 (30.43%) Ajax
8 7 (30.43%) Degree
8 7 (30.43%) Resource Management
8 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
8 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) SaaS
2 10 (43.48%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Ant
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 7 (30.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Development Manager
3 7 (30.43%) IT Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) Spring
2 12 (52.17%) jQuery
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) Backbone.js
4 8 (34.78%) CSS
4 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
4 8 (34.78%) Java EE
5 7 (30.43%) Velocity
5 7 (30.43%) Ajax
5 7 (30.43%) LAMP
5 7 (30.43%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (30.43%) DHTML
5 7 (30.43%) J2EE
5 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
5 7 (30.43%) HTML5
5 7 (30.43%) CSS3
6 3 (13.04%) Web Services
6 3 (13.04%) Lucene
6 3 (13.04%) ZK
7 1 (4.35%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Open Source
2 7 (30.43%) N-Tier
2 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Kindle
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
2 7 (30.43%) Scrum
2 7 (30.43%) OO
2 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Resource Management
2 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.35%) SEO
3 1 (4.35%) Workflow
3 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) Groovy
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
2 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe