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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 759 716 731
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +15
Permanent jobs citing Grails 143 161 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 115 133 147
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +12.98%

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
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 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
England -22 135 £45,000 -4.25% 22
London -61 69 £55,000 +10.00% 16
North West +27 45 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Manchester +33 33 £40,000 -27.27% 1
City of London +21 27 £55,000 +18.27% 5
Salford - 15 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 12 - -
Yorkshire - 8 £37,500 -
West Midlands -7 7 £45,000 -
Wales - 7 £37,500 - 1
South Wales - 7 £37,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £37,500 -
Cardiff - 7 £37,500 - 1
Coventry - 7 £45,000 -
East of England -22 5 £45,000 - 1
South East -23 5 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Leeds - 5 £37,500 -
Stockport - 5 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire -11 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Southampton - 4 £47,500 -
Preston - 3 - -
Ipswich - 3 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands -6 2 £30,000 -50.00%
Northampton -26 2 £32,500 -45.83%
Northamptonshire -27 2 £32,500 -45.83%
Norfolk - 2 £32,500 -
Norwich - 2 £32,500 -
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
Bradford - 2 £40,000 -

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 300 (97.40%) Java
2 205 (66.56%) Spring
3 175 (56.82%) Groovy
4 171 (55.52%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (43.83%) Hibernate
6 132 (42.86%) HTML
7 128 (41.56%) JavaScript
8 110 (35.71%) XML
9 107 (34.74%) CSS
10 96 (31.17%) TDD
11 93 (30.19%) JUnit
12 87 (28.25%) Oracle
12 87 (28.25%) Scrum
13 84 (27.27%) Web Services
14 83 (26.95%) Tomcat
15 81 (26.30%) Maven
16 80 (25.97%) Linux
17 78 (25.32%) SQL
18 76 (24.68%) Software Engineering
19 73 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
20 69 (22.40%) Finance
21 65 (21.10%) J2EE
22 64 (20.78%) MySQL
23 61 (19.81%) HTTP
23 61 (19.81%) jQuery
24 54 (17.53%) MVC
25 51 (16.56%) OO
25 51 (16.56%) E-Commerce
26 49 (15.91%) JMS
26 49 (15.91%) XSLT

Grails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 83 (26.95%) Tomcat
2 45 (14.61%) WebSphere
3 30 (9.74%) Apache
4 29 (9.42%) WebLogic
5 16 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 16 (5.19%) Node.js
6 9 (2.92%) CMS
7 8 (2.60%) Mule
8 7 (2.27%) WordPress
8 7 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.95%) Liferay
9 6 (1.95%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.62%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.97%) CICS
12 1 (0.32%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.87%) SaaS
3 6 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.62%) Google App Engine
4 5 (1.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (19.81%) HTTP
2 7 (2.27%) SMS
3 4 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (20.78%) MySQL
2 37 (12.01%) MongoDB
3 36 (11.69%) Oracle Database
4 35 (11.36%) SQL Server
5 34 (11.04%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (10.71%) Hazelcast
7 28 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 24 (7.79%) Oracle ODI
9 17 (5.52%) CouchDB
10 14 (4.55%) Big Data
10 14 (4.55%) NoSQL
11 11 (3.57%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.60%) Redis
13 7 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (2.27%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.30%) DB2
15 2 (0.65%) MarkLogic
16 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
16 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 93 (30.19%) JUnit
2 81 (26.30%) Maven
3 43 (13.96%) Jenkins
4 38 (12.34%) Git (software)
5 32 (10.39%) Selenium
6 28 (9.09%) Subversion
7 26 (8.44%) Cucumber
8 20 (6.49%) JMeter
9 17 (5.52%) Mockito
9 17 (5.52%) Gradle
10 14 (4.55%) Eclipse
11 13 (4.22%) Ant
12 9 (2.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (2.92%) Jasmine
13 7 (2.27%) Apache Ivy
14 6 (1.95%) JIRA
15 5 (1.62%) jMock
15 5 (1.62%) QUnit
15 5 (1.62%) Mocha
16 4 (1.30%) Hudson
General
1 69 (22.40%) Finance
2 24 (7.79%) Banking
3 20 (6.49%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.27%) Back Office
4 7 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.27%) Games
4 7 (2.27%) Marketing
5 6 (1.95%) Electronics
6 2 (0.65%) Front Office
6 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 221 (71.75%) Developer
2 176 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 67 (21.75%) Senior Developer
4 50 (16.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 37 (12.01%) Analyst
6 28 (9.09%) Java Engineer
7 27 (8.77%) Senior Java Engineer
8 23 (7.47%) Software Engineer
9 21 (6.82%) Support Analyst
10 19 (6.17%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (5.19%) Software Developer
11 16 (5.19%) Developer Analyst
12 14 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
13 12 (3.90%) Applications Support Analyst
13 12 (3.90%) Web Developer
13 12 (3.90%) Applications Support
13 12 (3.90%) Java Software Developer
13 12 (3.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 10 (3.25%) Development Manager
15 9 (2.92%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (66.56%) Spring
2 135 (43.83%) Hibernate
3 132 (42.86%) HTML
4 110 (35.71%) XML
5 107 (34.74%) CSS
6 84 (27.27%) Web Services
7 65 (21.10%) J2EE
8 61 (19.81%) jQuery
9 49 (15.91%) XSLT
9 49 (15.91%) JMS
10 46 (14.94%) XML Schema
11 43 (13.96%) JSON
12 42 (13.64%) RESTful
13 41 (13.31%) SAX
13 41 (13.31%) DOM
14 38 (12.34%) J2SE
15 37 (12.01%) Servlets
16 34 (11.04%) WebSphere MQ
17 31 (10.06%) Struts
17 31 (10.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.49%) Visualisation
3 16 (5.19%) Open Source
3 16 (5.19%) User Experience
4 10 (3.25%) iSeries
4 10 (3.25%) AS400
5 9 (2.92%) Social Media
5 9 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.95%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.95%) DTV
7 5 (1.62%) W3C
8 4 (1.30%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.97%) PMI
9 3 (0.97%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.97%) Kindle
10 2 (0.65%) Derivative
11 1 (0.32%) Clustering
11 1 (0.32%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.32%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 80 (25.97%) Linux
2 41 (13.31%) Android
3 32 (10.39%) Windows
4 29 (9.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.25%) UNIX
6 3 (0.97%) zOS
6 3 (0.97%) Solaris
7 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (55.52%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (31.17%) TDD
3 87 (28.25%) Scrum
4 76 (24.68%) Software Engineering
5 73 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (17.53%) MVC
7 51 (16.56%) OO
7 51 (16.56%) E-Commerce
8 45 (14.61%) SOA
9 42 (13.64%) BDD
10 38 (12.34%) Release Management
11 28 (9.09%) Kanban
12 26 (8.44%) Pair Programming
13 23 (7.47%) Data Modelling
14 21 (6.82%) ITIL
15 18 (5.84%) Web Development
16 16 (5.19%) Performance Management
16 16 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (4.87%) OOD
18 14 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 300 (97.40%) Java
2 175 (56.82%) Groovy
3 128 (41.56%) JavaScript
4 78 (25.32%) SQL
5 39 (12.66%) XPath
6 36 (11.69%) Ruby
7 31 (10.06%) C#
8 27 (8.77%) PHP
9 19 (6.17%) Python
10 18 (5.84%) T-SQL
10 18 (5.84%) Scala
11 16 (5.19%) Objective-C
12 10 (3.25%) RPG
12 10 (3.25%) RPG IV
13 6 (1.95%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.95%) Perl
14 5 (1.62%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.97%) COBOL
16 2 (0.65%) C++
16 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (8.12%) Degree
2 10 (3.25%) HNC
3 8 (2.60%) PhD
4 3 (0.97%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.97%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.42%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.95%) Puppet
2 2 (0.65%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.32%) Salt
3 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 87 (28.25%) Oracle
2 29 (9.42%) Red Hat
3 27 (8.77%) Google
4 21 (6.82%) JBoss
4 21 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.57%) AccuRev
6 7 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.95%) SAP
8 5 (1.62%) Sony
9 4 (1.30%) Sybase
10 2 (0.65%) Adobe
10 2 (0.65%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.65%) Twitter
11 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.32%) hybris
11 1 (0.32%) Venda
11 1 (0.32%) Demandware
11 1 (0.32%) ATG
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