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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank - 212 207
Permanent jobs citing Grails 0 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.28% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 9
Average salary - £35,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2557 2515 2420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.52% 45.78% 43.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2249 2289 2186
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) TDD
4 10 (52.63%) Spring
4 10 (52.63%) jQuery
5 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
5 9 (47.37%) Ruby
5 9 (47.37%) Scala
5 9 (47.37%) Hadoop
5 9 (47.37%) RESTful
5 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
5 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
5 9 (47.37%) REST
5 9 (47.37%) Backbone.js
5 9 (47.37%) Redis
5 9 (47.37%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (47.37%) Machine Learning
5 9 (47.37%) Jasmine
5 9 (47.37%) Big Data
5 9 (47.37%) Extreme Programming
5 9 (47.37%) Pair Programming
5 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
5 9 (47.37%) Esper
5 9 (47.37%) Akka
5 9 (47.37%) Play Framework
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 5 (26.32%) MySQL
7 5 (26.32%) CSS
7 5 (26.32%) JDBC
7 5 (26.32%) SOAP

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Mule
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Hadoop
1 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
1 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
1 9 (47.37%) Redis
1 9 (47.37%) Big Data
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Jasmine
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 5 (26.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Spring
1 10 (52.63%) jQuery
2 9 (47.37%) RESTful
2 9 (47.37%) REST
2 9 (47.37%) Backbone.js
2 9 (47.37%) KnockoutJS
2 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
2 9 (47.37%) Esper
2 9 (47.37%) Akka
2 9 (47.37%) Play Framework
3 5 (26.32%) JSON
3 5 (26.32%) Spring MVC
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) JDBC
3 5 (26.32%) SOAP
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) XML
3 5 (26.32%) JPA
3 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Machine Learning
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
2 5 (26.32%) DTV
2 5 (26.32%) Video on Demand
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) UNIX
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Android
1 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) TDD
2 9 (47.37%) Pair Programming
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Extreme Programming
3 5 (26.32%) Web Application Development
3 5 (26.32%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (26.32%) Android Development
3 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) Ruby
3 9 (47.37%) Scala
4 3 (15.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PhD
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO 9001
1 5 (26.32%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
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