The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. 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 - - 88
Permanent jobs citing Grails 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.091%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
Grails
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
485 457 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.79% 43.86% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 431 422 433
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Grails
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Wales region.

Grails Salary Trend in Wales

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Release Management
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Groovy
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) Mockito
1 6 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (100.00%) Yii
1 6 (100.00%) Node.js
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) D3.js
1 6 (100.00%) Gradle
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 6 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
1 6 (100.00%) Microservices
1 6 (100.00%) Spock
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) PHP

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 6 (100.00%) Node.js
1 6 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 6 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Mockito
1 6 (100.00%) Gradle
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
1 6 (100.00%) Spock
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) Yii
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) D3.js
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Release Management
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Microservices
1 6 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Groovy
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) PHP