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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 780 805 845
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +40
Permanent jobs citing Grails 103 162 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 99 141 123
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%

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
35015 41289 42397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.15% 38.37% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30237 35434 36427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £42,500 £40,000 £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 4 December 2016 within the UK.

Grails Salary Histogram in the UK

Grails
Top 23 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 4 December 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 +36 96 £60,000 +14.28% 9
London +63 54 £77,500 +40.90% 2
Manchester +2 19 £50,000 +11.11%
North West -3 19 £50,000 +11.11%
South East +49 11 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Buckinghamshire - 11 £60,000 - 4
Yorkshire +7 9 £52,500 +40.00% 3
City of London +18 8 £75,000 +36.36% 1
West Yorkshire +10 7 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Amersham - 7 £60,000 - 1
Cardiff +9 4 £41,000 -28.69%
Leeds +9 4 £52,500 +40.00% 2
South Wales +2 4 £41,000 -28.69%
Wales -4 4 £41,000 -28.69% 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £52,500 - 2
East of England +18 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Cambridge - 3 £40,000 -
Salford - 3 £47,500 -
Bradford - 3 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Southwark - 1 £67,500 -

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 192 (95.52%) Java
2 158 (78.61%) Groovy
3 155 (77.11%) Spring
4 141 (70.15%) Agile Software Development
5 103 (51.24%) Scala
6 87 (43.28%) JavaScript
7 73 (36.32%) Maven
8 70 (34.83%) RESTful
9 66 (32.84%) TDD
10 64 (31.84%) Git (software)
11 61 (30.35%) Docker
11 61 (30.35%) Hibernate
12 56 (27.86%) Linux
13 53 (26.37%) CSS
14 52 (25.87%) Gradle
15 50 (24.88%) AngularJS
15 50 (24.88%) HTML
16 45 (22.39%) jQuery
16 45 (22.39%) Microservices
17 43 (21.39%) MVC
18 42 (20.90%) Finance
18 42 (20.90%) Android
19 40 (19.90%) Software Engineering
20 39 (19.40%) Jenkins
20 39 (19.40%) React
21 38 (18.91%) JIRA
22 37 (18.41%) MySQL
23 36 (17.91%) Hazelcast
23 36 (17.91%) Apache Cassandra
24 35 (17.41%) Open Source

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 34 (16.92%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (9.95%) WildFly
3 15 (7.46%) Apache
3 15 (7.46%) JBoss
3 15 (7.46%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.47%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.48%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.98%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (1.49%) Mule
7 3 (1.49%) Mule ESB
8 2 (1.00%) Moodle
8 2 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.50%) Confluence
9 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.95%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (9.95%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (3.48%) GitHub
3 6 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.49%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (1.49%) SoftLayer
4 3 (1.49%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.98%) Internet
2 3 (1.49%) SNMP
2 3 (1.49%) SSL
2 3 (1.49%) VPN
2 3 (1.49%) Wireless
3 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.41%) MySQL
2 36 (17.91%) Apache Cassandra
2 36 (17.91%) Hazelcast
3 31 (15.42%) Big Data
3 31 (15.42%) NoSQL
3 31 (15.42%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (12.44%) SQL Server
5 20 (9.95%) HBase
5 20 (9.95%) Neo4j
6 13 (6.47%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.48%) Redis
7 7 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.49%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.49%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 73 (36.32%) Maven
2 64 (31.84%) Git (software)
3 52 (25.87%) Gradle
4 39 (19.40%) Jenkins
5 38 (18.91%) JIRA
6 28 (13.93%) Subversion
7 27 (13.43%) JUnit
8 24 (11.94%) IntelliJ
9 17 (8.46%) Ant
10 12 (5.97%) Spock
11 11 (5.47%) Cucumber
11 11 (5.47%) FishEye
12 10 (4.98%) Mockito
13 9 (4.48%) Eclipse
14 8 (3.98%) Selenium
15 7 (3.48%) Liquibase
16 5 (2.49%) CruiseControl
16 5 (2.49%) TeamCity
16 5 (2.49%) TestNG
17 4 (1.99%) NUnit
General
1 42 (20.90%) Finance
2 10 (4.98%) Games
3 7 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.99%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 176 (87.56%) Developer
2 148 (73.63%) Java Developer
3 88 (43.78%) Senior Developer
4 80 (39.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (10.95%) Lead Developer
6 20 (9.95%) Java Scala Developer
6 20 (9.95%) Scala Developer
7 13 (6.47%) Technical Leader
8 12 (5.97%) Java Software Developer
9 11 (5.47%) Agile Developer
9 11 (5.47%) Agile Java Developer
9 11 (5.47%) Senior Agile Developer
9 11 (5.47%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 11 (5.47%) Software Engineer
10 10 (4.98%) Applications Developer
10 10 (4.98%) Java Applications Developer
10 10 (4.98%) Java Engineer
10 10 (4.98%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (4.98%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 10 (4.98%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (77.11%) Spring
2 70 (34.83%) RESTful
3 61 (30.35%) Hibernate
4 53 (26.37%) CSS
5 50 (24.88%) AngularJS
5 50 (24.88%) HTML
6 45 (22.39%) jQuery
7 39 (19.40%) React
8 35 (17.41%) Spring Boot
9 34 (16.92%) Web Services
10 33 (16.42%) Redux
11 30 (14.93%) REST
12 29 (14.43%) Node.js
13 27 (13.43%) Spring MVC
14 25 (12.44%) RabbitMQ
15 23 (11.44%) J2EE
15 23 (11.44%) Ruby on Rails
16 21 (10.45%) HTML5
17 19 (9.45%) JSON
18 16 (7.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.44%) iPad
2 8 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.48%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.99%) Fintech
5 5 (2.49%) User Experience
6 4 (1.99%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.49%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.49%) PKI
7 3 (1.49%) Statistics
8 1 (0.50%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 56 (27.86%) Linux
2 42 (20.90%) Android
3 20 (9.95%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.99%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (70.15%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (32.84%) TDD
3 45 (22.39%) Microservices
4 43 (21.39%) MVC
5 40 (19.90%) Software Engineering
6 35 (17.41%) Open Source
7 33 (16.42%) OO
8 32 (15.92%) Scrum
9 30 (14.93%) SDLC
10 21 (10.45%) Open Source Development
11 19 (9.45%) Web Development
12 18 (8.96%) BDD
13 16 (7.96%) Mentoring
13 16 (7.96%) Pair Programming
14 14 (6.97%) DevOps
15 13 (6.47%) Front End Development
16 12 (5.97%) OOP
17 11 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (5.47%) Workflow
18 10 (4.98%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 192 (95.52%) Java
2 158 (78.61%) Groovy
3 103 (51.24%) Scala
4 87 (43.28%) JavaScript
5 31 (15.42%) Ruby
6 28 (13.93%) SQL
7 24 (11.94%) Python
8 19 (9.45%) Clojure
9 14 (6.97%) C#
9 14 (6.97%) C++
10 10 (4.98%) Jython
11 9 (4.48%) PHP
12 8 (3.98%) Objective-C
13 7 (3.48%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.49%) ES6
15 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.49%) Haskell
16 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.50%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 13 (6.47%) Degree
2 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 61 (30.35%) Docker
2 20 (9.95%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (9.95%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.49%) Nagios
2 3 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (11.44%) Oracle
2 7 (3.48%) Cognos
3 4 (1.99%) Red Hat
3 4 (1.99%) VMware
4 3 (1.49%) Splunk
5 2 (1.00%) Blackboard
6 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
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