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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 260 225 220
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Grails 5 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.070% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.61% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 18
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +21.79%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
2718 2459 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.91% 39.89% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2275 1993 2285
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grails across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Grails Salary Histogram 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 19 December 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 £65,000 +48.57%
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) Spring
3 9 (69.23%) XML
3 9 (69.23%) XML Schema
4 8 (61.54%) J2EE
5 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
5 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
5 7 (53.85%) JUnit
6 6 (46.15%) JAXB
7 5 (38.46%) SAX
7 5 (38.46%) DOM
7 5 (38.46%) XSLT
7 5 (38.46%) JMS
7 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
7 5 (38.46%) XPath
7 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 5 (38.46%) Android
7 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle
7 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
7 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
8 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) ETL
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Apache
8 4 (30.77%) GlassFish
8 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 4 (30.77%) W3C
8 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (53.85%) WebSphere
2 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
3 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 4 (30.77%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Automotive
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Spring
2 9 (69.23%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) XML Schema
3 8 (61.54%) J2EE
4 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
5 6 (46.15%) JAXB
6 5 (38.46%) SAX
6 5 (38.46%) DOM
6 5 (38.46%) XSLT
6 5 (38.46%) JMS
7 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) WSDL
8 3 (23.08%) Java EE
9 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) W3C
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Android
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) BCP
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) XPath
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat