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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 741 698 664
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -34
Permanent jobs citing Grails 137 196 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.47% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 131 162 204
Average salary £51,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%

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
39276 42093 45889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33876 35161 40804
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Grails Salary Histogram in the UK

Grails
Top 24 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 30 January 2015. 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
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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 -50 121 £55,000 +22.22% 24
London -27 72 £57,500 +21.05% 18
City of London +24 30 £55,000 +15.78% 6
North West +7 20 £46,500 -28.46% 2
Manchester +5 20 £46,500 -28.46% 2
South East -13 20 £47,500 -11.62% 3
Glasgow +5 16 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Scotland -5 16 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Staines - 16 £47,500 -
Surrey - 16 £47,500 - 1
Salford - 10 £43,000 -
West Yorkshire -21 5 £65,000 +85.71%
Yorkshire -28 5 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Leeds -7 4 £65,000 +106.34%
Brighton - 4 - -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Bristol -7 3 £33,000 -21.42%
South West -28 3 £33,000 -17.50%
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Bradford -6 1 £42,500 +27.81%
Cambridge -8 1 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England -18 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Chiswick - 1 - -
New Malden - 1 £47,500 -

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 261 (96.67%) Java
2 188 (69.63%) Spring
3 173 (64.07%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (43.70%) Groovy
5 113 (41.85%) JavaScript
6 107 (39.63%) HTML
7 103 (38.15%) Hibernate
8 92 (34.07%) TDD
9 90 (33.33%) CSS
10 87 (32.22%) Scrum
11 72 (26.67%) Maven
12 67 (24.81%) XML
13 65 (24.07%) Web Services
13 65 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
14 60 (22.22%) J2EE
15 57 (21.11%) MySQL
16 56 (20.74%) Oracle
17 51 (18.89%) OO
17 51 (18.89%) jQuery
17 51 (18.89%) Software Engineering
18 49 (18.15%) JUnit
19 48 (17.78%) SQL
20 46 (17.04%) Open Source
21 45 (16.67%) HTML5
22 43 (15.93%) Amazon AWS
23 42 (15.56%) Jenkins
24 40 (14.81%) Linux
24 40 (14.81%) Finance
25 35 (12.96%) Telecoms
25 35 (12.96%) Tomcat

Grails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 35 (12.96%) Tomcat
2 31 (11.48%) WebSphere
3 24 (8.89%) Apache
4 14 (5.19%) Liferay
5 12 (4.44%) JBoss
5 12 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (3.70%) GlassFish
7 9 (3.33%) Apache Solr
8 7 (2.59%) CMS
8 7 (2.59%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.22%) Node.js
10 5 (1.85%) WordPress
11 4 (1.48%) Mule
12 3 (1.11%) Confluence
12 3 (1.11%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.11%) SAS
13 2 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 43 (15.93%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (10.37%) SaaS
3 22 (8.15%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.15%) HTTP
2 6 (2.22%) Internet
3 3 (1.11%) Firewall
3 3 (1.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (21.11%) MySQL
2 27 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 25 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 21 (7.78%) MongoDB
5 20 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.70%) Hazelcast
7 9 (3.33%) Big Data
7 9 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.33%) CouchDB
8 8 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.59%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.59%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.85%) Redis
11 5 (1.85%) Riak
12 3 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 72 (26.67%) Maven
2 49 (18.15%) JUnit
3 42 (15.56%) Jenkins
4 32 (11.85%) Git (software)
5 27 (10.00%) Subversion
6 23 (8.52%) Cucumber
7 22 (8.15%) Ant
8 21 (7.78%) Spock
9 19 (7.04%) Selenium
10 16 (5.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (5.19%) JIRA
11 14 (5.19%) Gradle
11 14 (5.19%) Mockito
12 12 (4.44%) Geb
13 9 (3.33%) FishEye
13 9 (3.33%) EasyMock
14 8 (2.96%) Eclipse
14 8 (2.96%) Jasmine
15 7 (2.59%) jMock
16 6 (2.22%) JMeter
General
1 40 (14.81%) Finance
2 35 (12.96%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.67%) Banking
4 9 (3.33%) Front Office
5 7 (2.59%) Publishing
6 5 (1.85%) Back Office
7 4 (1.48%) Electronics
7 4 (1.48%) Automotive
7 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.48%) Marketing
8 3 (1.11%) Retail
9 2 (0.74%) Advertising
9 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.37%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 202 (74.81%) Developer
2 171 (63.33%) Java Developer
3 60 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 48 (17.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (12.96%) Software Developer
6 22 (8.15%) Java Software Developer
7 21 (7.78%) Software Engineer
7 21 (7.78%) Java Engineer
8 20 (7.41%) Senior Java Engineer
9 14 (5.19%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (4.07%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (3.33%) Development Manager
11 9 (3.33%) Programmer
12 8 (2.96%) Java Programmer
12 8 (2.96%) Java Software Engineer
12 8 (2.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (2.96%) Senior Java Software Developer
13 7 (2.59%) Web Programme Manager
13 7 (2.59%) Web Manager
13 7 (2.59%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (69.63%) Spring
2 107 (39.63%) HTML
3 103 (38.15%) Hibernate
4 90 (33.33%) CSS
5 67 (24.81%) XML
6 65 (24.07%) Web Services
7 60 (22.22%) J2EE
8 51 (18.89%) jQuery
9 45 (16.67%) HTML5
10 34 (12.59%) JMS
11 32 (11.85%) Java EE
12 30 (11.11%) Ajax
13 28 (10.37%) JSON
13 28 (10.37%) RESTful
14 26 (9.63%) REST
15 23 (8.52%) J2SE
15 23 (8.52%) XML Schema
15 23 (8.52%) XSLT
16 22 (8.15%) AngularJS
16 22 (8.15%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.04%) Open Source
2 25 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.78%) Computer Science
4 20 (7.41%) Visualisation
5 13 (4.81%) User Experience
6 11 (4.07%) Social Media
7 9 (3.33%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.59%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.85%) W3C
10 3 (1.11%) DTV
11 2 (0.74%) Derivative
12 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.37%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (14.81%) Linux
2 14 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (4.81%) Android
4 10 (3.70%) Windows
5 4 (1.48%) UNIX
6 3 (1.11%) Solaris
7 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (64.07%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (34.07%) TDD
3 87 (32.22%) Scrum
4 65 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (18.89%) OO
5 51 (18.89%) Software Engineering
6 34 (12.59%) BDD
7 32 (11.85%) MVC
8 27 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 19 (7.04%) Pair Programming
9 19 (7.04%) Release Management
10 18 (6.67%) CRM
10 18 (6.67%) Web Development
11 16 (5.93%) OOD
12 13 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (4.81%) Mentoring
13 12 (4.44%) Workflow
13 12 (4.44%) Unit Testing
13 12 (4.44%) Analytics
14 11 (4.07%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 261 (96.67%) Java
2 118 (43.70%) Groovy
3 113 (41.85%) JavaScript
4 48 (17.78%) SQL
5 28 (10.37%) Ruby
6 25 (9.26%) C#
7 18 (6.67%) XPath
8 14 (5.19%) Scala
9 13 (4.81%) PHP
10 9 (3.33%) Objective-C
10 9 (3.33%) Python
11 8 (2.96%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.59%) Perl
13 4 (1.48%) C++
13 4 (1.48%) XQuery
14 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.37%) Clojure
15 1 (0.37%) Golang
15 1 (0.37%) Erlang
15 1 (0.37%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 28 (10.37%) Degree
2 7 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.15%) QA
2 7 (2.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.85%) Kibana
1 5 (1.85%) StatsD
1 5 (1.85%) logstash
1 5 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.37%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (20.74%) Oracle
2 15 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.19%) Red Hat
4 11 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (3.70%) TIBCO
5 10 (3.70%) Google
6 9 (3.33%) Sony
7 6 (2.22%) VMware
8 5 (1.85%) New Relic
9 4 (1.48%) SEEBURGER
9 4 (1.48%) Sencha
10 3 (1.11%) Splunk
10 3 (1.11%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.11%) AccuRev
10 3 (1.11%) SAP
11 2 (0.74%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.74%) Ektron
11 2 (0.74%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.37%) Akamai
12 1 (0.37%) Zend
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £65000 per annum
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London
Venturi
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
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Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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London
Venturi
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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London
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