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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 749 711 718
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +7
Permanent jobs citing Grails 180 168 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.37% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 153 144 159
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48836 45111 51829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.03% 40.18% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41196 39322 46228
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 23 April 2014 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -23 173 £45,000 -5.26% 10
London -7 135 £45,000 -10.00% 8
City of London -11 26 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Yorkshire -19 14 £40,000 -11.11%
West Yorkshire -24 13 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands +8 10 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Surrey +3 8 £40,000 -
Bradford +2 8 £40,000 -11.11%
South East -21 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Staines - 8 £40,000 -
Glasgow -11 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Scotland -13 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Wimbledon - 6 £40,000 -
Leeds - 5 £31,500 -
East of England -20 4 £31,250 +4.16%
North West -4 2 £65,000 +52.94%
Manchester -5 2 £65,000 +52.94%
Bury St Edmunds -6 2 £35,750 +10.00%
Suffolk -16 2 £35,750 +19.16%
Coventry - 2 £37,500 - 1
Norwich - 2 £30,250 -
Norfolk - 2 £30,250 -
Warwickshire +10 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Cheadle - 1 - -

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 362 (98.64%) Java
2 241 (65.67%) Spring
2 241 (65.67%) Groovy
3 185 (50.41%) HTML
4 176 (47.96%) Hibernate
5 175 (47.68%) JavaScript
6 168 (45.78%) CSS
7 147 (40.05%) Agile Software Development
8 141 (38.42%) Scrum
9 133 (36.24%) TDD
10 129 (35.15%) Oracle
11 115 (31.34%) SQL
12 109 (29.70%) XML
13 108 (29.43%) Continuous Integration
14 106 (28.88%) jQuery
15 98 (26.70%) SOA
16 95 (25.89%) Tomcat
17 94 (25.61%) Linux
18 93 (25.34%) MVC
19 90 (24.52%) JUnit
20 89 (24.25%) J2EE
21 82 (22.34%) JBoss
22 80 (21.80%) Selenium
23 78 (21.25%) JSON
23 78 (21.25%) RESTful
24 76 (20.71%) BDD
25 72 (19.62%) Software Engineering
26 70 (19.07%) Ruby
27 67 (18.26%) Web Services
28 66 (17.98%) Struts

Grails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 95 (25.89%) Tomcat
2 61 (16.62%) Apache
3 38 (10.35%) WebLogic
4 20 (5.45%) Apache Solr
5 19 (5.18%) WebSphere
6 14 (3.81%) Node.js
7 12 (3.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (2.45%) CICS
8 9 (2.45%) GlassFish
9 8 (2.18%) Confluence
10 7 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.63%) CMS
11 6 (1.63%) Liferay
12 5 (1.36%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (1.09%) SAS
13 4 (1.09%) Mule
14 3 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
14 3 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
15 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) MS Office
1 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.36%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.63%) Amazon EC2
1 17 (4.63%) SaaS
2 13 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.18%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.82%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.36%) Internet
2 16 (4.36%) HTTP
3 8 (2.18%) SSL
4 7 (1.91%) LDAP
5 4 (1.09%) Intranet
6 3 (0.82%) AMQP
7 1 (0.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (16.89%) MySQL
2 52 (14.17%) Relational Database
3 44 (11.99%) SQL Server
4 43 (11.72%) Oracle ODI
5 35 (9.54%) Oracle Database
5 35 (9.54%) MongoDB
6 24 (6.54%) Big Data
6 24 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (6.27%) NoSQL
8 19 (5.18%) Redis
9 17 (4.63%) Hadoop
10 16 (4.36%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.91%) CouchDB
12 6 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.82%) Riak
13 3 (0.82%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.82%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 90 (24.52%) JUnit
2 80 (21.80%) Selenium
3 60 (16.35%) Subversion
4 48 (13.08%) Maven
5 43 (11.72%) Git (software)
6 39 (10.63%) Ant
7 38 (10.35%) JIRA
8 35 (9.54%) JMeter
9 32 (8.72%) Jenkins
10 27 (7.36%) Eclipse
11 24 (6.54%) Jasmine
11 24 (6.54%) Hudson
12 22 (5.99%) FishEye
12 22 (5.99%) Cucumber
13 20 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 16 (4.36%) EasyMock
15 15 (4.09%) Artifactory
16 10 (2.72%) jMock
17 7 (1.91%) JBehave
17 7 (1.91%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 56 (15.26%) Finance
2 24 (6.54%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.63%) Banking
4 14 (3.81%) Online Betting
5 12 (3.27%) Retail
5 12 (3.27%) Games
6 7 (1.91%) Publishing
7 6 (1.63%) Law
8 5 (1.36%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.09%) Marketing
9 4 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.54%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 274 (74.66%) Developer
2 238 (64.85%) Java Developer
3 75 (20.44%) Senior Developer
4 68 (18.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (7.90%) Software Engineer
6 28 (7.63%) Analyst
6 28 (7.63%) Support Analyst
7 16 (4.36%) Applications Support
7 16 (4.36%) Applications Support Analyst
8 15 (4.09%) Architect
9 14 (3.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 13 (3.54%) Web Developer
10 13 (3.54%) J2EE Developer
10 13 (3.54%) Front-End Developer
11 12 (3.27%) Java Engineer
12 11 (3.00%) Senior Java Engineer
12 11 (3.00%) Programmer
13 10 (2.72%) Team Leader
13 10 (2.72%) Java Team Leader
13 10 (2.72%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (65.67%) Spring
2 185 (50.41%) HTML
3 176 (47.96%) Hibernate
4 168 (45.78%) CSS
5 109 (29.70%) XML
6 106 (28.88%) jQuery
7 89 (24.25%) J2EE
8 78 (21.25%) RESTful
8 78 (21.25%) JSON
9 67 (18.26%) Web Services
10 66 (17.98%) Struts
11 60 (16.35%) JSP
12 57 (15.53%) HTML5
13 56 (15.26%) Java EE
14 54 (14.71%) REST
15 37 (10.08%) XSLT
16 35 (9.54%) CSS3
17 32 (8.72%) SOAP
18 29 (7.90%) Spring MVC
19 27 (7.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.54%) Social Media
2 33 (8.99%) Open Source
3 29 (7.90%) iSeries
3 29 (7.90%) AS400
4 28 (7.63%) Computer Science
5 20 (5.45%) Video on Demand
6 12 (3.27%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.45%) Machine Learning
7 9 (2.45%) Visualisation
7 9 (2.45%) Online Games
7 9 (2.45%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.45%) W3C
8 8 (2.18%) iDTV
9 7 (1.91%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.91%) IPTV
10 6 (1.63%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (1.36%) DTV
12 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 94 (25.61%) Linux
2 38 (10.35%) UNIX
3 19 (5.18%) Windows
4 10 (2.72%) Solaris
5 9 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.45%) zOS
5 9 (2.45%) Android
6 8 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.27%) AIX
7 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (40.05%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (38.42%) Scrum
3 133 (36.24%) TDD
4 108 (29.43%) Continuous Integration
5 98 (26.70%) SOA
6 93 (25.34%) MVC
7 76 (20.71%) BDD
8 72 (19.62%) Software Engineering
9 61 (16.62%) OO
10 45 (12.26%) Pair Programming
11 36 (9.81%) E-Commerce
12 34 (9.26%) OOD
13 31 (8.45%) Project Management
14 30 (8.17%) Kanban
15 28 (7.63%) Data Modelling
16 26 (7.08%) ITIL
16 26 (7.08%) UML
17 25 (6.81%) Web Development
18 22 (5.99%) Time Management
18 22 (5.99%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 362 (98.64%) Java
2 241 (65.67%) Groovy
3 175 (47.68%) JavaScript
4 115 (31.34%) SQL
5 70 (19.07%) Ruby
6 65 (17.71%) Scala
7 32 (8.72%) Python
8 24 (6.54%) RPG IV
9 22 (5.99%) RPG
10 21 (5.72%) PL/SQL
10 21 (5.72%) T-SQL
11 19 (5.18%) PHP
12 18 (4.90%) Shell Script
13 16 (4.36%) C#
14 14 (3.81%) C++
15 12 (3.27%) Perl
16 9 (2.45%) COBOL
17 8 (2.18%) Smalltalk
17 8 (2.18%) CoffeeScript
17 8 (2.18%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 45 (12.26%) Degree
2 22 (5.99%) HNC
3 8 (2.18%) PhD
4 6 (1.63%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.63%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.36%) ISO 14001
2 5 (1.36%) QA
3 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (2.18%) Vagrant
2 6 (1.63%) Puppet
3 4 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.27%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 129 (35.15%) Oracle
2 82 (22.34%) JBoss
3 29 (7.90%) AccuRev
4 18 (4.90%) Red Hat
5 15 (4.09%) Google
6 13 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.45%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.91%) Twitter
9 5 (1.36%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.82%) ATG
10 3 (0.82%) Foundry
10 3 (0.82%) Sencha
11 2 (0.54%) Informatica
12 1 (0.27%) Demandware
12 1 (0.27%) Venda
12 1 (0.27%) hybris
12 1 (0.27%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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