The first table below looks at the demand for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 223 211 220
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Grails 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.082% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +18.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.94%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2657 2319 2277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.39% 44.20% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2077 2063
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Grails
England

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Grails
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Grails Salary Trend in the South West

Grails
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Bristol +2 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Grails
England

Grails
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Mule
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) MarkLogic

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (40.00%) Mule
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
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