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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 824 762 846
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +84
Permanent jobs citing Grails 94 202 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.49% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 94 162 112
Median salary £55,000 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +26.66%

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
37110 40828 43556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.78% 37.72% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32146 35022 36654
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Grails Salary Histogram in the UK

Grails
Top 26 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 26 September 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 -69 84 £55,000 +5.76% 19
London +9 44 £60,000 - 1
South East +21 23 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Milton Keynes - 18 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 18 £52,500 - 1
North West +13 7 £31,500 -18.70% 9
Manchester -11 7 £31,500 -18.70% 9
West Yorkshire +3 6 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Yorkshire -3 6 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Surrey +18 5 £75,000 +3.44%
Staines +3 5 £75,000 +3.44%
South Wales - 5 £32,000 - 1
Wales - 5 £32,000 - 1
City of London +31 4 £60,000 - 1
Bradford - 4 £41,250 - 6
Cardiff - 4 £32,000 - 1
East of England +21 2 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Leeds +1 2 £55,000 +46.66%
Southwark - 2 £67,500 -
Salford - 2 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £42,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £42,500 - 2
Somerset -2 1 £42,500 -26.08%
Bath -7 1 £42,500 -26.08%
South West -38 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Newport - 1 £50,000 -

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 183 (91.04%) Java
2 148 (73.63%) Spring
3 145 (72.14%) Groovy
4 137 (68.16%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (40.80%) JavaScript
5 82 (40.80%) Scala
6 76 (37.81%) Hibernate
7 67 (33.33%) TDD
7 67 (33.33%) Maven
8 60 (29.85%) Git (software)
9 52 (25.87%) RESTful
10 51 (25.37%) JIRA
10 51 (25.37%) Finance
11 50 (24.88%) Linux
12 46 (22.89%) CSS
12 46 (22.89%) Gradle
12 46 (22.89%) Jenkins
13 44 (21.89%) Ruby
14 42 (20.90%) Android
14 42 (20.90%) Open Source
15 40 (19.90%) MVC
15 40 (19.90%) Docker
16 38 (18.91%) HTML
16 38 (18.91%) jQuery
17 37 (18.41%) Scrum
17 37 (18.41%) Microservices
18 36 (17.91%) Oracle
18 36 (17.91%) Python
19 33 (16.42%) Apache Cassandra
19 33 (16.42%) AngularJS

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 25 (12.44%) JBoss
2 19 (9.45%) Tomcat
3 18 (8.96%) Apache
4 17 (8.46%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (6.97%) Cloud Foundry
6 13 (6.47%) Mule
6 13 (6.47%) Mule ESB
6 13 (6.47%) WildFly
7 9 (4.48%) WebSphere
8 6 (2.99%) Apache Solr
9 5 (2.49%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.00%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.00%) Confluence
11 1 (0.50%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (1.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.44%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.97%) IBM Cloud
2 14 (6.97%) SoftLayer
2 14 (6.97%) Sumo Logic
3 13 (6.47%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.97%) SNMP
1 14 (6.97%) SSL
1 14 (6.97%) VPN
1 14 (6.97%) Wireless
2 5 (2.49%) Internet
3 4 (1.99%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.42%) Apache Cassandra
2 29 (14.43%) Big Data
2 29 (14.43%) MySQL
3 28 (13.93%) Hazelcast
4 26 (12.94%) NoSQL
5 23 (11.44%) SQL Server
6 20 (9.95%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (6.97%) MongoDB
7 14 (6.97%) Neo4j
8 13 (6.47%) HBase
9 7 (3.48%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.99%) CouchDB
11 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.49%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.99%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.99%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 67 (33.33%) Maven
2 60 (29.85%) Git (software)
3 51 (25.37%) JIRA
4 46 (22.89%) Gradle
4 46 (22.89%) Jenkins
5 32 (15.92%) JUnit
6 21 (10.45%) Cucumber
6 21 (10.45%) Subversion
7 20 (9.95%) Ant
8 18 (8.96%) Spock
9 17 (8.46%) FishEye
9 17 (8.46%) IntelliJ
10 16 (7.96%) Mockito
11 14 (6.97%) Selenium
11 14 (6.97%) Vagrant
12 12 (5.97%) Geb
12 12 (5.97%) jMock
13 11 (5.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (5.47%) EasyMock
14 9 (4.48%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (25.37%) Finance
2 18 (8.96%) Games
3 7 (3.48%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.00%) Advertising
5 2 (1.00%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 168 (83.58%) Developer
2 145 (72.14%) Java Developer
3 84 (41.79%) Senior Developer
4 81 (40.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (7.46%) Agile Developer
5 15 (7.46%) Agile Java Developer
5 15 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (7.46%) Lead Developer
6 14 (6.97%) Senior Agile Developer
6 14 (6.97%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 11 (5.47%) Administrator
7 11 (5.47%) DevOps Administrator
7 11 (5.47%) Software Engineer
7 11 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (4.98%) Java Scala Developer
8 10 (4.98%) Scala Developer
9 9 (4.48%) Applications Developer
9 9 (4.48%) Java Applications Developer
10 8 (3.98%) Java Engineer
11 7 (3.48%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (73.63%) Spring
2 76 (37.81%) Hibernate
3 52 (25.87%) RESTful
4 46 (22.89%) CSS
5 38 (18.91%) HTML
5 38 (18.91%) jQuery
6 33 (16.42%) AngularJS
7 32 (15.92%) JSON
8 30 (14.93%) Ruby on Rails
9 29 (14.43%) Apache Camel
9 29 (14.43%) REST
9 29 (14.43%) Web Services
10 27 (13.43%) JSP
10 27 (13.43%) Spring MVC
11 24 (11.94%) Node.js
12 22 (10.95%) Struts
13 21 (10.45%) React
14 20 (9.95%) Java EE
15 19 (9.45%) J2EE
16 18 (8.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.96%) iPad
2 14 (6.97%) Cryptography
2 14 (6.97%) PKI
2 14 (6.97%) Statistics
3 9 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.99%) Fintech
5 4 (1.99%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.50%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.88%) Linux
2 42 (20.90%) Android
3 15 (7.46%) Ubuntu
4 6 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.99%) Windows
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (68.16%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (33.33%) TDD
3 42 (20.90%) Open Source
4 40 (19.90%) MVC
5 37 (18.41%) Microservices
5 37 (18.41%) Scrum
6 32 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (13.93%) OO
8 27 (13.43%) Software Engineering
9 26 (12.94%) SDLC
10 25 (12.44%) DevOps
11 24 (11.94%) BDD
12 23 (11.44%) Analytics
12 23 (11.44%) Pair Programming
13 21 (10.45%) E-Commerce
14 17 (8.46%) Software Delivery
14 17 (8.46%) Web Development
15 15 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
16 14 (6.97%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 183 (91.04%) Java
2 145 (72.14%) Groovy
3 82 (40.80%) JavaScript
3 82 (40.80%) Scala
4 44 (21.89%) Ruby
5 36 (17.91%) Python
6 28 (13.93%) SQL
7 14 (6.97%) Bash Shell
8 12 (5.97%) C++
9 9 (4.48%) C#
9 9 (4.48%) Clojure
9 9 (4.48%) Jython
10 7 (3.48%) PHP
11 6 (2.99%) ES6
11 6 (2.99%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.99%) Haskell
12 4 (1.99%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.49%) Perl
13 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.50%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 13 (6.47%) Degree
2 2 (1.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.97%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.99%) QA
System Software
1 40 (19.90%) Docker
2 13 (6.47%) HDFS
3 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (6.97%) Nagios
1 14 (6.97%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (6.97%) Puppet
2 13 (6.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 36 (17.91%) Oracle
2 14 (6.97%) Splunk
3 4 (1.99%) Cognos
4 2 (1.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.00%) WSO2
5 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.50%) Facebook
5 1 (0.50%) Google
5 1 (0.50%) webMethods
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Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40-50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus (12%), Pension (10%), 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35-45k plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, pension, 25 days leave
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30-40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £40k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago