The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 234 223 209
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Grails 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.066% 0.076% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.19% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Median salary £57,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Grails
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2088 2066 1862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.35% 39.01% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 1880 1606
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Grails
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Grails Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Grails
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Warwickshire - 3 £57,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Grails.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) JBoss
1 28 (100.00%) JMS
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (100.00%) TDD
1 28 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 28 (100.00%) Spring
1 28 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 28 (100.00%) Groovy
2 27 (96.43%) JPA
2 27 (96.43%) Smart Meter
2 27 (96.43%) RESTful
2 27 (96.43%) RSpec
2 27 (96.43%) JBehave
2 27 (96.43%) Mathematics
2 27 (96.43%) GlassFish
2 27 (96.43%) Unit Testing
2 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 27 (96.43%) Java EE
2 27 (96.43%) Degree
2 27 (96.43%) Scrum
2 27 (96.43%) Billing
2 27 (96.43%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (96.43%) SOA
2 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 27 (96.43%) MySQL
2 27 (96.43%) JUnit
2 27 (96.43%) Dependency Injection
2 27 (96.43%) Cucumber
2 27 (96.43%) Puppet

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 28 (100.00%) JBoss
2 27 (96.43%) GlassFish
2 27 (96.43%) WildFly
3 1 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (3.57%) Mule
3 1 (3.57%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (96.43%) MySQL
1 27 (96.43%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (96.43%) Cucumber
1 27 (96.43%) Hudson
1 27 (96.43%) JBehave
1 27 (96.43%) Jenkins
1 27 (96.43%) JUnit
1 27 (96.43%) RSpec
General
1 27 (96.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
1 28 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 27 (96.43%) Agile Developer
2 27 (96.43%) Agile Java Developer
2 27 (96.43%) Lead Developer
2 27 (96.43%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (3.57%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 28 (100.00%) JMS
1 28 (100.00%) Spring
2 27 (96.43%) Java EE
2 27 (96.43%) JAX-RS
2 27 (96.43%) JPA
2 27 (96.43%) RESTEasy
2 27 (96.43%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Camel
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 27 (96.43%) Mathematics
1 27 (96.43%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 28 (100.00%) TDD
2 27 (96.43%) Coaching
2 27 (96.43%) Dependency Injection
2 27 (96.43%) Mentoring
2 27 (96.43%) Scrum
2 27 (96.43%) SOA
2 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 27 (96.43%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) DevOps
3 1 (3.57%) OO
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Groovy
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (96.43%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (96.43%) Degree
System Software
1 27 (96.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (96.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) WSO2