The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank - - 81
Permanent jobs citing Grails 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Grails
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
386 486 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.31% 44.75% 46.13%
Number of salaries quoted 360 460 375
Average salary £33,140 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.31% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Grails
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Grails Salary Trend in South Wales

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
1 8 (100.00%) Release Management
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Groovy
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) Mockito
1 8 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (100.00%) Yii
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
1 8 (100.00%) REST
1 8 (100.00%) D3.js

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (100.00%) Node.js
1 8 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 8 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Mockito
1 8 (100.00%) Gradle
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
1 8 (100.00%) Spock
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) Yii
1 8 (100.00%) REST
1 8 (100.00%) D3.js
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
1 8 (100.00%) Release Management
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) Groovy