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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grails
UK
Rank 739 821 803
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -18
Permanent jobs citing Grails 107 112 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 98 82 149
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,651 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £69,750 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.87% +16.11%

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
33030 39021 39938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.35% 38.18% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28353 33585 34234
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 February 2017 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +83 105 £50,000 -9.09% 17
London +82 51 £95,000 +72.72% 7
North West +6 19 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Manchester -10 19 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire +26 14 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Yorkshire +31 13 £45,000 +33.74% 3
South East +47 10 £50,000 -3.84% 2
Leeds +20 9 £45,000 +33.74% 1
Buckinghamshire - 9 £50,000 - 2
City of London +35 7 £85,000 +54.54% 3
Milton Keynes - 7 £50,000 - 2
South West +12 6 £53,750 +13.15% 2
Devon - 5 £57,500 - 2
Bradford +8 4 £35,000 - 2
Cambridge - 4 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
East of England - 4 £35,000 - 1
Amersham - 2 £60,000 -
Exeter - 2 £33,838 - 2
South Wales +16 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Wales +14 1 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands +2 1 £60,000 +4.34%
Somerset +1 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Scotland - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £60,000 -
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Street - 1 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £50,000 -

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 194 (92.38%) Java
2 168 (80.00%) Groovy
3 151 (71.90%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (66.67%) Spring
5 122 (58.10%) JavaScript
6 94 (44.76%) CSS
7 91 (43.33%) HTML
8 89 (42.38%) RESTful
9 84 (40.00%) AngularJS
10 75 (35.71%) Scala
11 71 (33.81%) Maven
12 65 (30.95%) Git (software)
13 64 (30.48%) TDD
14 61 (29.05%) Linux
15 60 (28.57%) HTML5
16 53 (25.24%) Docker
17 52 (24.76%) CSS3
18 49 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
18 49 (23.33%) SDLC
19 48 (22.86%) Spring Boot
20 47 (22.38%) jQuery
20 47 (22.38%) Scrum
21 44 (20.95%) Web Services
21 44 (20.95%) Gradle
22 43 (20.48%) Finance
22 43 (20.48%) Hibernate
23 42 (20.00%) Software Engineering
24 39 (18.57%) MVC
24 39 (18.57%) React
24 39 (18.57%) Redux

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 28 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (10.48%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.71%) WildFly
5 10 (4.76%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.86%) Apache
6 6 (2.86%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.38%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.38%) JBoss
8 4 (1.90%) Moodle
8 4 (1.90%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.95%) Jetty
9 2 (0.95%) nginx
10 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (4.76%) GitHub
4 1 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.48%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.48%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.62%) Internet
2 4 (1.90%) UMTS
3 2 (0.95%) AMQP
3 2 (0.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.48%) SNMP
4 1 (0.48%) SSL
4 1 (0.48%) VPN
4 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.62%) MySQL
2 30 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 29 (13.81%) Hazelcast
4 27 (12.86%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (12.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (11.90%) SQL Server
7 23 (10.95%) Big Data
8 12 (5.71%) HBase
8 12 (5.71%) Neo4j
9 9 (4.29%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.33%) Redis
11 6 (2.86%) MongoDB
12 5 (2.38%) Apache Hive
12 5 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.38%) Hadoop
12 5 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database
14 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (1.43%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 71 (33.81%) Maven
2 65 (30.95%) Git (software)
3 44 (20.95%) Gradle
4 32 (15.24%) Jenkins
5 31 (14.76%) JUnit
6 29 (13.81%) Subversion
7 23 (10.95%) JIRA
8 16 (7.62%) IntelliJ
9 12 (5.71%) Spock
10 11 (5.24%) Eclipse
11 10 (4.76%) Mockito
12 7 (3.33%) Ant
13 6 (2.86%) Cucumber
14 5 (2.38%) Travis CI
15 4 (1.90%) FishEye
15 4 (1.90%) Liquibase
16 3 (1.43%) Jasmine
16 3 (1.43%) Selenium
16 3 (1.43%) TeamCity
16 3 (1.43%) TestNG
General
1 43 (20.48%) Finance
2 6 (2.86%) Games
3 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.95%) Advertising
4 2 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.48%) Legal
5 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 189 (90.00%) Developer
2 151 (71.90%) Java Developer
3 94 (44.76%) Senior Developer
4 83 (39.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (9.52%) Java Engineer
6 18 (8.57%) Software Engineer
7 17 (8.10%) Java Software Developer
7 17 (8.10%) Lead Developer
8 16 (7.62%) Java Scala Developer
8 16 (7.62%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (7.62%) Scala Developer
9 15 (7.14%) Angular Developer
10 14 (6.67%) Software Developer
11 12 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 12 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
12 10 (4.76%) HTML Developer
12 10 (4.76%) Technical Leader
13 9 (4.29%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (4.29%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (66.67%) Spring
2 94 (44.76%) CSS
3 91 (43.33%) HTML
4 89 (42.38%) RESTful
5 84 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 60 (28.57%) HTML5
7 52 (24.76%) CSS3
8 49 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
9 48 (22.86%) Spring Boot
10 47 (22.38%) jQuery
11 44 (20.95%) Web Services
12 43 (20.48%) Hibernate
13 39 (18.57%) React
13 39 (18.57%) Redux
14 37 (17.62%) REST
15 31 (14.76%) XML
16 30 (14.29%) JSON
17 29 (13.81%) Dropwizard
18 28 (13.33%) Spring MVC
19 26 (12.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.90%) iPad
2 17 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.62%) Fintech
4 10 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.76%) User Experience
5 5 (2.38%) Semantic Web
6 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.43%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.95%) NHS
8 2 (0.95%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.48%) Online Games
9 1 (0.48%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 61 (29.05%) Linux
2 30 (14.29%) Android
3 12 (5.71%) Ubuntu
4 11 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (71.90%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (30.48%) TDD
3 49 (23.33%) SDLC
4 47 (22.38%) Scrum
5 42 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 39 (18.57%) MVC
7 32 (15.24%) Web Development
8 24 (11.43%) Microservices
8 24 (11.43%) Open Source
9 15 (7.14%) OO
10 14 (6.67%) B2B
10 14 (6.67%) BDD
10 14 (6.67%) Front End Development
11 12 (5.71%) Open Source Development
11 12 (5.71%) Pair Programming
12 11 (5.24%) Dependency Management
13 10 (4.76%) Automated Testing
13 10 (4.76%) Multithreading
13 10 (4.76%) Personalization
13 10 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 194 (92.38%) Java
2 168 (80.00%) Groovy
3 122 (58.10%) JavaScript
4 75 (35.71%) Scala
5 33 (15.71%) SQL
6 19 (9.05%) Ruby
7 17 (8.10%) Python
8 16 (7.62%) Clojure
9 13 (6.19%) C#
10 9 (4.29%) C++
10 9 (4.29%) PHP
11 7 (3.33%) Jython
12 5 (2.38%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (1.90%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.43%) SPARQL
15 2 (0.95%) Go
15 2 (0.95%) Haskell
15 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.95%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (10.48%) Degree
2 3 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 53 (25.24%) Docker
2 12 (5.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (5.71%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.48%) Nagios
2 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (11.43%) Oracle
2 11 (5.24%) Red Hat
3 8 (3.81%) VMware
4 4 (1.90%) Blackboard
4 4 (1.90%) Cognos
5 3 (1.43%) Apigee
6 1 (0.48%) Splunk
London
Networkers
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50K Basic DOE + full benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, 26 days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 350p
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £86000 Per Annum + Benefits + Share Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £80000 Per Annum + Benefits + Share Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: pension, flexi-time, 25 days hol
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Salary: £26,302 - £41,373
Posted: 13 days ago