The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 743 744 744
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Grails 172 125 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 137 106 136
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +23.13%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45840 43158 48363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.96% 39.64% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 38992 37419 42809
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +27 165 £45,000 -10.00% 20
London -29 84 £50,000 -4.76% 15
North West +38 43 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Manchester +35 31 £40,000 -5.88% 2
City of London -4 25 £45,000 -18.18% 8
Salford - 19 £40,000 - 2
East of England -8 11 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Lancashire - 11 - -
Yorkshire -18 10 £40,000 +105.12% 1
West Yorkshire -33 10 £40,000 +105.12% 1
Coventry - 10 £57,500 -
West Midlands - 10 £57,500 -
Leeds -26 7 £37,500 +92.30%
Bristol 0 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Hertfordshire -17 5 £44,000 -39.31%
South West -22 5 £42,500 +21.42%
South East -33 5 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £44,000 -
Hampshire -4 4 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Stockport - 4 £37,500 -
Southampton - 4 £47,500 - 1
Suffolk +7 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Glasgow -12 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Scotland -32 3 £42,500 +3.03%
Ipswich - 3 £45,000 -
Preston - 3 - -
Bradford - 3 £40,000 - 1
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
Norwich - 2 £32,500 - 1
Norfolk - 2 £32,500 - 1

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 342 (97.99%) Java
2 226 (64.76%) Spring
3 209 (59.89%) Groovy
4 154 (44.13%) HTML
5 151 (43.27%) Hibernate
6 143 (40.97%) CSS
7 140 (40.11%) JavaScript
8 122 (34.96%) Scrum
9 121 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
10 120 (34.38%) XML
11 113 (32.38%) Oracle
12 109 (31.23%) TDD
13 103 (29.51%) SQL
14 101 (28.94%) JUnit
15 99 (28.37%) Tomcat
16 91 (26.07%) Linux
17 88 (25.21%) Continuous Integration
18 85 (24.36%) Web Services
18 85 (24.36%) MVC
19 79 (22.64%) Software Engineering
20 77 (22.06%) jQuery
21 73 (20.92%) Finance
21 73 (20.92%) SOA
22 72 (20.63%) J2EE
23 69 (19.77%) Maven
24 63 (18.05%) BDD
25 62 (17.77%) RESTful
25 62 (17.77%) JSON
26 61 (17.48%) MySQL
27 58 (16.62%) OO

Grails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 99 (28.37%) Tomcat
2 43 (12.32%) Apache
3 41 (11.75%) WebLogic
4 35 (10.03%) WebSphere
5 16 (4.58%) Apache Solr
6 14 (4.01%) Node.js
7 11 (3.15%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.29%) CMS
8 8 (2.29%) Mule
9 6 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.15%) WordPress
11 4 (1.15%) Confluence
11 4 (1.15%) Liferay
12 3 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.86%) CICS
12 3 (0.86%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.29%) SAS
14 1 (0.29%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.30%) SaaS
2 20 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.43%) Google App Engine
4 5 (1.43%) PaaS
5 4 (1.15%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.86%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 57 (16.33%) HTTP
2 16 (4.58%) Internet
3 7 (2.01%) SMS
4 3 (0.86%) AMQP
5 2 (0.57%) LDAP
6 1 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (17.48%) MySQL
2 47 (13.47%) Oracle Database
3 46 (13.18%) Relational Database
4 44 (12.61%) SQL Server
5 43 (12.32%) MongoDB
6 39 (11.17%) Oracle ODI
7 35 (10.03%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (6.59%) NoSQL
9 22 (6.30%) Hazelcast
10 18 (5.16%) RDBMS
11 17 (4.87%) Big Data
12 16 (4.58%) CouchDB
12 16 (4.58%) Redis
13 8 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.15%) DB2
14 4 (1.15%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.86%) Riak
16 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.57%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 101 (28.94%) JUnit
2 69 (19.77%) Maven
3 57 (16.33%) Selenium
4 42 (12.03%) Git (software)
5 41 (11.75%) Subversion
6 39 (11.17%) Jenkins
7 32 (9.17%) JMeter
8 27 (7.74%) Cucumber
9 22 (6.30%) Eclipse
10 21 (6.02%) Ant
11 16 (4.58%) JIRA
12 13 (3.72%) Hudson
12 13 (3.72%) Jasmine
13 11 (3.15%) Mockito
13 11 (3.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (2.58%) FishEye
14 9 (2.58%) Gradle
15 7 (2.01%) QUnit
15 7 (2.01%) Mocha
15 7 (2.01%) jMock
General
1 73 (20.92%) Finance
2 27 (7.74%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.02%) Banking
4 12 (3.44%) Games
5 7 (2.01%) Online Betting
6 5 (1.43%) Electronics
6 5 (1.43%) Law
7 4 (1.15%) Marketing
7 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.15%) Publishing
8 3 (0.86%) Retail
9 2 (0.57%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 245 (70.20%) Developer
2 206 (59.03%) Java Developer
3 70 (20.06%) Senior Developer
4 57 (16.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 43 (12.32%) Analyst
6 32 (9.17%) Support Analyst
7 27 (7.74%) Software Engineer
8 22 (6.30%) Java Engineer
9 21 (6.02%) Senior Java Engineer
10 18 (5.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 17 (4.87%) Applications Support Analyst
11 17 (4.87%) Applications Support
12 14 (4.01%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (4.01%) J2EE Developer
13 12 (3.44%) Web Developer
13 12 (3.44%) Senior Software Engineer
14 11 (3.15%) Java Software Engineer
14 11 (3.15%) Developer Analyst
14 11 (3.15%) Front-End Developer
15 9 (2.58%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (64.76%) Spring
2 154 (44.13%) HTML
3 151 (43.27%) Hibernate
4 143 (40.97%) CSS
5 120 (34.38%) XML
6 85 (24.36%) Web Services
7 77 (22.06%) jQuery
8 72 (20.63%) J2EE
9 62 (17.77%) RESTful
9 62 (17.77%) JSON
10 49 (14.04%) Struts
11 45 (12.89%) XSLT
12 40 (11.46%) JSP
12 40 (11.46%) JMS
12 40 (11.46%) REST
13 38 (10.89%) HTML5
14 33 (9.46%) DOM
14 33 (9.46%) SAX
15 31 (8.88%) XML Schema
15 31 (8.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.74%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.16%) Social Media
3 19 (5.44%) AS400
3 19 (5.44%) iSeries
4 17 (4.87%) Open Source
5 15 (4.30%) Visualisation
6 10 (2.87%) Video on Demand
7 6 (1.72%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (1.72%) Online Games
7 6 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.43%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.43%) IPTV
9 4 (1.15%) DTV
9 4 (1.15%) iDTV
10 3 (0.86%) Kindle
10 3 (0.86%) PMI
10 3 (0.86%) W3C
10 3 (0.86%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.29%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 91 (26.07%) Linux
2 29 (8.31%) Windows
3 28 (8.02%) Android
4 26 (7.45%) UNIX
5 21 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.86%) Solaris
6 3 (0.86%) zOS
7 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (34.96%) Scrum
2 121 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (31.23%) TDD
4 88 (25.21%) Continuous Integration
5 85 (24.36%) MVC
6 79 (22.64%) Software Engineering
7 73 (20.92%) SOA
8 63 (18.05%) BDD
9 58 (16.62%) OO
10 53 (15.19%) E-Commerce
11 38 (10.89%) Release Management
12 34 (9.74%) Pair Programming
13 33 (9.46%) Data Modelling
14 32 (9.17%) ITIL
15 29 (8.31%) Kanban
16 25 (7.16%) OOD
17 21 (6.02%) UML
18 20 (5.73%) Project Management
19 18 (5.16%) CRM
20 17 (4.87%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 342 (97.99%) Java
2 209 (59.89%) Groovy
3 140 (40.11%) JavaScript
4 103 (29.51%) SQL
5 43 (12.32%) Ruby
6 37 (10.60%) Scala
7 28 (8.02%) Python
8 27 (7.74%) T-SQL
9 26 (7.45%) XPath
10 20 (5.73%) C#
11 19 (5.44%) RPG IV
12 17 (4.87%) RPG
12 17 (4.87%) PHP
13 14 (4.01%) Shell Script
14 11 (3.15%) Objective-C
14 11 (3.15%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.29%) C++
16 6 (1.72%) Perl
16 6 (1.72%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (8.88%) Degree
2 17 (4.87%) HNC
3 13 (3.72%) PhD
4 5 (1.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.86%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.16%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.01%) Puppet
2 4 (1.15%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.57%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 113 (32.38%) Oracle
2 46 (13.18%) JBoss
3 27 (7.74%) Google
4 26 (7.45%) Red Hat
5 19 (5.44%) AccuRev
6 14 (4.01%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (3.44%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.43%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.15%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.15%) Sybase
9 4 (1.15%) SAP
9 4 (1.15%) Twitter
10 3 (0.86%) ATG
11 2 (0.57%) Informatica
12 1 (0.29%) Venda
12 1 (0.29%) Demandware
12 1 (0.29%) hybris
12 1 (0.29%) Adobe
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