The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 198 173 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing Grails 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.027% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.073% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £19,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.86%
Grails
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1679 1363 1580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.64% 37.43% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1121 1358
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Grails
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Grails Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Grails
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -19 8 £37,500 +92.30% 1
Bradford - 3 £40,000 -
Grails
Yorkshire

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Spring
2 12 (70.59%) Hibernate
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Tomcat
4 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 9 (52.94%) XML
5 9 (52.94%) XML Schema
6 8 (47.06%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) JUnit
6 8 (47.06%) CSS
7 7 (41.18%) Web Services
7 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
7 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
7 7 (41.18%) Groovy
8 6 (35.29%) RESTful
8 6 (35.29%) jQuery
8 6 (35.29%) JBoss
8 6 (35.29%) J2EE
8 6 (35.29%) MySQL
8 6 (35.29%) Subversion
9 5 (29.41%) Ruby
9 5 (29.41%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (29.41%) SAX
9 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle
9 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
9 5 (29.41%) JMS
9 5 (29.41%) DOM
9 5 (29.41%) XSLT

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (64.71%) Tomcat
2 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
3 4 (23.53%) GlassFish
3 4 (23.53%) Apache
4 3 (17.65%) CICS
4 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.88%) CMS
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) JUnit
2 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (35.29%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) NUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) Ant
4 1 (5.88%) RSpec
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Java Developer
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.88%) CSS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Spring
2 12 (70.59%) Hibernate
3 9 (52.94%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) XML Schema
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) RESTful
6 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 6 (35.29%) J2EE
7 5 (29.41%) SAX
7 5 (29.41%) JMS
7 5 (29.41%) DOM
7 5 (29.41%) XSLT
8 3 (17.65%) Ajax
8 3 (17.65%) WSDL
8 3 (17.65%) JAXB
8 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
8 3 (17.65%) Java EE
8 3 (17.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) W3C
2 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Android
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (17.65%) zOS
3 3 (17.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) AOP
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) User Stories
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Groovy
4 5 (29.41%) Ruby
4 5 (29.41%) XPath
5 4 (23.53%) Scala
5 4 (23.53%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) COBOL
6 3 (17.65%) Perl
6 3 (17.65%) Python
7 1 (5.88%) PHP
7 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) JBoss
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle