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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 419 465 427
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -38
Permanent jobs citing Grails 22 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.022% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.057% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 5
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
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
7477 8770 8321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.03% 38.35% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6494 7646 7388
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 2015. 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
Oxfordshire - 13 £52,500 - 3
Surrey +10 7 £70,000 +75.00%
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 - 2
Middlesex - 1 £65,000 -
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 81 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (93.83%) Spring
3 64 (79.01%) Hibernate
4 55 (67.90%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (54.32%) MySQL
5 44 (54.32%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (43.21%) JavaScript
6 35 (43.21%) Telecoms
7 34 (41.98%) Java EE
7 34 (41.98%) MVC
8 32 (39.51%) Amazon AWS
9 30 (37.04%) jQuery
10 29 (35.80%) ZK
11 27 (33.33%) Eclipse
12 26 (32.10%) J2EE
13 25 (30.86%) Windows
14 23 (28.40%) Struts
14 23 (28.40%) Google
14 23 (28.40%) Scala
14 23 (28.40%) Apple iOS
14 23 (28.40%) DevOps
15 22 (27.16%) Node.js
15 22 (27.16%) Enterprise Software
15 22 (27.16%) GWT
15 22 (27.16%) JSON
15 22 (27.16%) Objective-C
15 22 (27.16%) Web Design
15 22 (27.16%) JSF
15 22 (27.16%) Maven
15 22 (27.16%) JavaBeans

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 22 (27.16%) JBoss
1 22 (27.16%) Apache
1 22 (27.16%) Node.js
2 5 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.17%) Jetty
3 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 44 (54.32%) Amazon EC2
2 32 (39.51%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.88%) SaaS
4 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.23%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (54.32%) MySQL
2 21 (25.93%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.94%) Big Data
3 4 (4.94%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 22 (27.16%) Maven
3 9 (11.11%) Mockito
3 9 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (43.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (66.67%) Developer
2 52 (64.20%) Java Developer
3 23 (28.40%) Development Manager
4 20 (24.69%) Senior Developer
5 18 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (20.99%) Team Leader
7 14 (17.28%) Java Team Leader
8 13 (16.05%) Development Team Leader
9 6 (7.41%) Technical Manager
9 6 (7.41%) Technical Development Manager
9 6 (7.41%) Technical Leader
9 6 (7.41%) Java Development Manager
10 5 (6.17%) Lead Java Developer
10 5 (6.17%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Lead Developer
10 5 (6.17%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (4.94%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (93.83%) Spring
2 64 (79.01%) Hibernate
3 34 (41.98%) Java EE
4 30 (37.04%) jQuery
5 29 (35.80%) ZK
6 26 (32.10%) J2EE
7 23 (28.40%) Struts
8 22 (27.16%) EJB
8 22 (27.16%) JSP
8 22 (27.16%) J2ME
8 22 (27.16%) J2SE
8 22 (27.16%) GWT
8 22 (27.16%) JSON
8 22 (27.16%) JSF
8 22 (27.16%) JavaBeans
9 18 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
10 17 (20.99%) Lucene
11 12 (14.81%) Spring MVC
12 8 (9.88%) Play Framework
12 8 (9.88%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.94%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Windows
2 23 (28.40%) Apple iOS
3 21 (25.93%) UNIX
3 21 (25.93%) Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (67.90%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (41.98%) MVC
3 23 (28.40%) DevOps
4 22 (27.16%) UML
4 22 (27.16%) Web Design
5 21 (25.93%) SDLC
6 11 (13.58%) TDD
7 10 (12.35%) Open Source
7 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
8 9 (11.11%) Scrum
8 9 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.41%) BDD
11 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Architecture
13 2 (2.47%) System Testing
13 2 (2.47%) Line Management
14 1 (1.23%) Performance Tuning
14 1 (1.23%) Kanban
14 1 (1.23%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (43.21%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.40%) Scala
4 22 (27.16%) Objective-C
5 13 (16.05%) SQL
6 1 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Puppet
2 7 (8.64%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Google
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