The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 259 221 200
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -21
Permanent jobs citing Grails 6 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.080% 0.036% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.089% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 23
Average salary £40,000 £48,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-7.10% +18.83%
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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2692 2246 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.78% 40.75% 42.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2178 1817 2137
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Grails
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Grails Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Grails
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
West Yorkshire -24 4 £37,500 -21.87% 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Spring
3 11 (73.33%) XML
3 11 (73.33%) XML Schema
4 9 (60.00%) JUnit
4 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (53.33%) Web Services
5 8 (53.33%) Linux
6 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
6 7 (46.67%) Groovy
7 6 (40.00%) GlassFish
7 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
7 6 (40.00%) Oracle
7 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (40.00%) Apache
7 6 (40.00%) W3C
8 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 5 (33.33%) WSDL
8 5 (33.33%) Java EE
8 5 (33.33%) XPath
8 5 (33.33%) J2EE
8 5 (33.33%) HTML
8 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (33.33%) JMS
8 5 (33.33%) JAXB
8 5 (33.33%) SAX
8 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (33.33%) DOM
8 5 (33.33%) XSLT
8 5 (33.33%) Android

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (40.00%) GlassFish
2 6 (40.00%) Apache
3 3 (20.00%) CICS
4 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (13.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Maven
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (6.67%) RSpec
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) Ant
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
1 11 (73.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) CSS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) Spring
2 11 (73.33%) XML Schema
2 11 (73.33%) XML
3 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 8 (53.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) JAXB
5 5 (33.33%) SAX
5 5 (33.33%) Java EE
5 5 (33.33%) DOM
5 5 (33.33%) XSLT
5 5 (33.33%) JMS
5 5 (33.33%) WSDL
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) JSON
7 2 (13.33%) Ajax
7 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 2 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) W3C
2 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Android
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) zOS
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (20.00%) ETL
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) BCP
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) AOP
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) User Stories
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) Groovy
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) XPath
5 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 4 (26.67%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) COBOL
6 3 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat