The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 658 768 720
Rank change year-on-year
+110 -48
Permanent jobs citing Grails 244 172 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.36% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 220 146 140
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,100 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.87% -

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
41667 47871 44788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 40.08% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35484 40496 38965
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grails within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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
England +99 240 £55,000 +22.22% 34
London +31 134 £57,500 +27.77% 25
South East +66 58 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Surrey +50 36 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Staines +15 33 £60,000 +50.00% 1
City of London +22 23 £63,750 +41.66% 7
Oxfordshire - 17 £50,000 - 1
North West +22 16 £45,000 -30.76% 4
Oxford - 15 £50,000 - 1
Leeds +23 12 £42,500 -43.33%
Yorkshire +13 12 £42,500 +6.25%
West Yorkshire +7 12 £42,500 +6.25%
Manchester +26 11 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Bristol - 10 £32,500 -
South West - 10 £32,500 -
West Midlands -11 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Coventry -12 5 - -
Hampshire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Scotland +18 4 £42,500 -
Glasgow +11 4 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 4 £55,000 -
Lancashire - 3 £25,961 -
East of England +25 2 £45,500 +45.60%
East Midlands - 2 £43,250 -
Macclesfield - 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £45,500 -
Watford - 2 £45,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Salford - 2 £46,250 - 1
Warwickshire -8 1 £50,000 -

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 375 (97.40%) Java
2 279 (72.47%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (69.35%) Spring
4 185 (48.05%) Hibernate
5 181 (47.01%) Groovy
6 168 (43.64%) TDD
7 158 (41.04%) JavaScript
8 125 (32.47%) Scrum
9 119 (30.91%) CSS
10 107 (27.79%) SQL
11 103 (26.75%) HTML
12 94 (24.42%) MySQL
13 91 (23.64%) Oracle
13 91 (23.64%) J2EE
14 88 (22.86%) XML
15 82 (21.30%) BDD
16 81 (21.04%) Web Services
17 79 (20.52%) jQuery
18 76 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
19 70 (18.18%) Scala
19 70 (18.18%) JSON
20 69 (17.92%) Relational Database
21 66 (17.14%) MVC
22 62 (16.10%) Finance
22 62 (16.10%) Ruby
23 58 (15.06%) Linux
24 56 (14.55%) Maven
25 55 (14.29%) Java EE
25 55 (14.29%) OO
25 55 (14.29%) SQL Server

Grails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 38 (9.87%) Apache
2 35 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 29 (7.53%) JBoss
4 23 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (5.45%) Apache Solr
6 16 (4.16%) WebSphere
7 14 (3.64%) Node.js
7 14 (3.64%) Cloud Foundry
7 14 (3.64%) Apache Spark
8 9 (2.34%) Jetty
9 8 (2.08%) Liferay
9 8 (2.08%) Confluence
10 6 (1.56%) GlassFish
10 6 (1.56%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.30%) Mule
12 3 (0.78%) SAS
12 3 (0.78%) CMS
13 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 76 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (13.51%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (7.53%) SaaS
4 12 (3.12%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.04%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.23%) HTTP
2 12 (3.12%) Internet
3 10 (2.60%) FTP
4 4 (1.04%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (1.04%) AMQP
5 3 (0.78%) Firewall
5 3 (0.78%) Network Security
6 2 (0.52%) SSL
6 2 (0.52%) SMTP
6 2 (0.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (24.42%) MySQL
2 69 (17.92%) Relational Database
3 55 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 41 (10.65%) MongoDB
5 31 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (6.23%) NoSQL
6 24 (6.23%) Redis
7 19 (4.94%) Riak
7 19 (4.94%) Oracle Database
8 16 (4.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (4.16%) RDBMS
9 14 (3.64%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.60%) Oracle ODI
11 8 (2.08%) CouchDB
12 7 (1.82%) Big Data
13 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (1.04%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 56 (14.55%) Maven
2 51 (13.25%) JUnit
3 50 (12.99%) Git (software)
4 43 (11.17%) Cucumber
5 41 (10.65%) JIRA
6 39 (10.13%) Selenium
7 33 (8.57%) Subversion
8 32 (8.31%) Eclipse
9 30 (7.79%) FishEye
10 28 (7.27%) Spock
11 26 (6.75%) Mockito
12 25 (6.49%) Jenkins
12 25 (6.49%) EasyMock
12 25 (6.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 24 (6.23%) Geb
14 23 (5.97%) JMeter
15 22 (5.71%) Ant
16 17 (4.42%) WebDriver
17 14 (3.64%) Gradle
17 14 (3.64%) jMock
General
1 62 (16.10%) Finance
2 51 (13.25%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.38%) Marketing
4 9 (2.34%) Publishing
5 7 (1.82%) Law
6 6 (1.56%) Advertising
7 4 (1.04%) Front Office
7 4 (1.04%) Banking
8 3 (0.78%) Retail
8 3 (0.78%) Automotive
9 2 (0.52%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 295 (76.62%) Developer
2 246 (63.90%) Java Developer
3 98 (25.45%) Senior Developer
4 89 (23.12%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (9.35%) Software Developer
6 24 (6.23%) Development Manager
7 23 (5.97%) Team Leader
8 21 (5.45%) Software Engineer
9 20 (5.19%) Java Team Leader
10 17 (4.42%) Development Team Leader
11 15 (3.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 14 (3.64%) Java Software Developer
13 13 (3.38%) Agile Java Developer
14 10 (2.60%) Front-End Developer
14 10 (2.60%) Senior Software Engineer
15 9 (2.34%) Programmer
15 9 (2.34%) J2EE Developer
15 9 (2.34%) Java Software Engineer
15 9 (2.34%) Java Programmer
15 9 (2.34%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (69.35%) Spring
2 185 (48.05%) Hibernate
3 119 (30.91%) CSS
4 103 (26.75%) HTML
5 91 (23.64%) J2EE
6 88 (22.86%) XML
7 81 (21.04%) Web Services
8 79 (20.52%) jQuery
9 70 (18.18%) JSON
10 55 (14.29%) Java EE
11 50 (12.99%) REST
12 48 (12.47%) Struts
13 43 (11.17%) HTML5
14 40 (10.39%) JMS
15 36 (9.35%) ActiveMQ
16 35 (9.09%) AngularJS
17 33 (8.57%) Akka
18 32 (8.31%) RESTful
19 27 (7.01%) CSS3
19 27 (7.01%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.29%) Open Source
2 27 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.86%) Social Media
5 10 (2.60%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.60%) User Experience
6 6 (1.56%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.56%) PMI
7 4 (1.04%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.78%) W3C
8 3 (0.78%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.78%) Blog
9 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.52%) PlayStation
10 1 (0.26%) iDTV
10 1 (0.26%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.06%) Linux
2 26 (6.75%) Windows
3 20 (5.19%) Apple iOS
4 18 (4.68%) UNIX
5 7 (1.82%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.56%) Android
6 6 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.04%) CentOS
8 3 (0.78%) Solaris
9 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (72.47%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (43.64%) TDD
3 125 (32.47%) Scrum
4 82 (21.30%) BDD
5 66 (17.14%) MVC
6 55 (14.29%) OO
7 53 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (12.47%) Software Engineering
9 39 (10.13%) Pair Programming
10 31 (8.05%) E-Commerce
11 27 (7.01%) SOA
12 21 (5.45%) UML
12 21 (5.45%) Web Development
12 21 (5.45%) Web Application Development
13 20 (5.19%) Software Architecture
14 19 (4.94%) OOD
15 18 (4.68%) Mobile Development
15 18 (4.68%) CRM
15 18 (4.68%) Web Design
16 16 (4.16%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 375 (97.40%) Java
2 181 (47.01%) Groovy
3 158 (41.04%) JavaScript
4 107 (27.79%) SQL
5 70 (18.18%) Scala
6 62 (16.10%) Ruby
7 37 (9.61%) Python
8 20 (5.19%) C#
9 17 (4.42%) Objective-C
10 15 (3.90%) PL/SQL
11 14 (3.64%) Erlang
11 14 (3.64%) Clojure
11 14 (3.64%) Go
12 11 (2.86%) C
13 8 (2.08%) C++
13 8 (2.08%) Perl
14 7 (1.82%) VB
14 7 (1.82%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.82%) VB6
14 7 (1.82%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 42 (10.91%) Degree
2 11 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.30%) PhD
6 4 (1.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.42%) QA
2 7 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (5.19%) Docker
2 7 (1.82%) vSphere
2 7 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (8.57%) Puppet
2 16 (4.16%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.04%) Mesos
4 3 (0.78%) logstash
4 3 (0.78%) StatsD
4 3 (0.78%) Kibana
5 2 (0.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 91 (23.64%) Oracle
2 21 (5.45%) TIBCO
3 18 (4.68%) Google
4 13 (3.38%) VMware
5 12 (3.12%) Red Hat
6 11 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.08%) Akamai
7 8 (2.08%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.30%) Cognos
8 5 (1.30%) SEEBURGER
9 3 (0.78%) Microsoft
9 3 (0.78%) GUPTA
9 3 (0.78%) Splunk
9 3 (0.78%) New Relic
10 2 (0.52%) Adobe
10 2 (0.52%) Sony
11 1 (0.26%) Sybase
11 1 (0.26%) Ektron
11 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.26%) Sitecore
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