The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 814 741 847
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +106
Permanent jobs citing Grails 107 223 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.53% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 88 199 141
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37659 42097 47740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 38.04% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32718 36021 40791
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Grails as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Grails
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grails within the UK.

Grails Salary Trend in the UK

Grails
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grails over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Grails Salary Histogram in the UK

Grails
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -63 106 £52,500 -4.54% 15
London -46 51 £60,000 - 8
North West +29 27 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Manchester +13 27 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South East +35 18 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Tunbridge Wells - 14 £64,000 -
Kent - 14 £64,000 -
Yorkshire +22 5 £44,500 -9.18% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £48,500 - 3
Milton Keynes - 3 £48,500 - 2
East of England +40 2 £45,000 -2.17%
City of London +21 2 - - 1
Leeds +20 2 £52,500 +31.25%
North Yorkshire +19 2 £30,500 -16.43%
West Yorkshire +5 2 £52,500 +7.14% 2
Wales +8 1 £50,000 +25.00%
East Midlands +7 1 £51,500 +19.07%
York +6 1 £22,500 -38.35%
South West -6 1 £47,500 +11.76%
West Midlands -24 1 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £52,000 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -
Northampton - 1 £51,500 -
Bath - 1 £47,500 -
Bedford - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £51,500 -
Newport - 1 £50,000 -

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Grails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Grails.

1 208 (91.23%) Java
2 161 (70.61%) Spring
3 156 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (62.72%) Groovy
5 130 (57.02%) JavaScript
6 111 (48.68%) TDD
7 109 (47.81%) Hibernate
8 77 (33.77%) RESTful
9 70 (30.70%) CSS
10 69 (30.26%) jQuery
11 68 (29.82%) Scrum
12 63 (27.63%) HTML
13 62 (27.19%) Maven
13 62 (27.19%) JSON
14 59 (25.88%) Java EE
14 59 (25.88%) Continuous Integration
14 59 (25.88%) Jenkins
15 58 (25.44%) Scala
16 53 (23.25%) JBoss
17 52 (22.81%) AngularJS
18 51 (22.37%) JMS
19 49 (21.49%) Linux
20 47 (20.61%) JUnit
21 45 (19.74%) Finance
22 44 (19.30%) Oracle
22 44 (19.30%) J2EE
23 43 (18.86%) E-Commerce
24 41 (17.98%) JSP
25 40 (17.54%) Struts
25 40 (17.54%) MySQL

Grails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 53 (23.25%) JBoss
2 26 (11.40%) Apache
3 21 (9.21%) Tomcat
4 17 (7.46%) GlassFish
4 17 (7.46%) WildFly
5 16 (7.02%) Mule
5 16 (7.02%) Mule ESB
6 14 (6.14%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (3.51%) Liferay
7 8 (3.51%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.07%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.63%) CMS
9 6 (2.63%) WordPress
10 2 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.88%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.88%) Confluence
11 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.14%) SoftLayer
2 14 (6.14%) Sumo Logic
3 6 (2.63%) IaaS
4 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.14%) SNMP
1 14 (6.14%) SSL
1 14 (6.14%) VPN
1 14 (6.14%) Wireless
2 13 (5.70%) Internet
3 6 (2.63%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) Intranet
4 1 (0.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.54%) MySQL
2 24 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 20 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 18 (7.89%) Big Data
6 15 (6.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (6.58%) Oracle Database
7 11 (4.82%) MongoDB
8 10 (4.39%) Hazelcast
9 8 (3.51%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.07%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (3.07%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (2.19%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.32%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.88%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (27.19%) Maven
2 59 (25.88%) Jenkins
3 47 (20.61%) JUnit
4 38 (16.67%) JIRA
5 37 (16.23%) Cucumber
6 35 (15.35%) Git (software)
7 25 (10.96%) Eclipse
8 22 (9.65%) Gradle
9 20 (8.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (7.89%) Hudson
10 18 (7.89%) Selenium
10 18 (7.89%) Spock
11 17 (7.46%) JBehave
11 17 (7.46%) RSpec
12 16 (7.02%) FishEye
12 16 (7.02%) Geb
12 16 (7.02%) jMock
12 16 (7.02%) Mockito
13 14 (6.14%) Redmine
13 14 (6.14%) Vagrant
General
1 45 (19.74%) Finance
2 17 (7.46%) Billing
3 16 (7.02%) Games
4 7 (3.07%) Banking
5 5 (2.19%) Retail
6 3 (1.32%) Marketing
7 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.88%) Front Office
7 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.88%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 194 (85.09%) Developer
2 161 (70.61%) Java Developer
3 68 (29.82%) Senior Developer
4 65 (28.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 40 (17.54%) Lead Developer
6 37 (16.23%) Agile Developer
7 35 (15.35%) Agile Java Developer
8 31 (13.60%) Lead Java Developer
9 17 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (5.70%) Java Engineer
10 13 (5.70%) Senior Agile Developer
10 13 (5.70%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 13 (5.70%) Software Engineer
11 11 (4.82%) Administrator
11 11 (4.82%) DevOps Administrator
11 11 (4.82%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.39%) Senior Software Engineer
13 9 (3.95%) Senior Java Engineer
13 9 (3.95%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (70.61%) Spring
2 109 (47.81%) Hibernate
3 77 (33.77%) RESTful
4 70 (30.70%) CSS
5 69 (30.26%) jQuery
6 63 (27.63%) HTML
7 62 (27.19%) JSON
8 59 (25.88%) Java EE
9 52 (22.81%) AngularJS
10 51 (22.37%) JMS
11 44 (19.30%) J2EE
12 41 (17.98%) JSP
13 40 (17.54%) Struts
14 39 (17.11%) Web Services
15 32 (14.04%) Apache Camel
16 31 (13.60%) Node.js
17 23 (10.09%) J2SE
18 21 (9.21%) JPA
19 20 (8.77%) HTML5
19 20 (8.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (7.46%) Mathematics
1 17 (7.46%) Smart Meter
2 15 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.58%) iPad
3 14 (6.14%) Cryptography
3 14 (6.14%) PKI
3 14 (6.14%) Statistics
4 13 (5.70%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.75%) Fintech
7 3 (1.32%) PlayStation
7 3 (1.32%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.88%) Blog
8 2 (0.88%) Social Media
9 1 (0.44%) BBC
9 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 49 (21.49%) Linux
2 35 (15.35%) Android
3 30 (13.16%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.51%) Windows
5 3 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.88%) CentOS
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (48.68%) TDD
3 68 (29.82%) Scrum
4 59 (25.88%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (18.86%) E-Commerce
6 40 (17.54%) Open Source
6 40 (17.54%) Software Engineering
7 35 (15.35%) MVC
7 35 (15.35%) SOA
8 34 (14.91%) DevOps
8 34 (14.91%) Mentoring
9 29 (12.72%) BDD
9 29 (12.72%) Performance Tuning
9 29 (12.72%) Software Delivery
10 28 (12.28%) SDLC
11 23 (10.09%) OO
12 22 (9.65%) Unit Testing
13 21 (9.21%) Analytics
14 19 (8.33%) Coaching
15 18 (7.89%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 208 (91.23%) Java
2 143 (62.72%) Groovy
3 130 (57.02%) JavaScript
4 58 (25.44%) Scala
5 38 (16.67%) SQL
6 30 (13.16%) Python
6 30 (13.16%) Ruby
7 15 (6.58%) Objective-C
8 14 (6.14%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.07%) C++
10 5 (2.19%) Clojure
10 5 (2.19%) Jython
11 4 (1.75%) ES6
11 4 (1.75%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.32%) Perl
12 3 (1.32%) PHP
13 1 (0.44%) C#
13 1 (0.44%) Haskell
13 1 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (14.47%) Degree
2 3 (1.32%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.44%) PhD
3 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (13.16%) Docker
2 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (14.04%) Puppet
2 14 (6.14%) Nagios
2 14 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (19.30%) Oracle
2 15 (6.58%) Google
3 14 (6.14%) Splunk
4 2 (0.88%) Adobe
4 2 (0.88%) Atlassian
4 2 (0.88%) Facebook
4 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (0.88%) webMethods
4 2 (0.88%) WSO2
5 1 (0.44%) BT
5 1 (0.44%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.44%) Twitter
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