The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Grails skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grails
England / East of England
Rank 237 267 271
Rank change year-on-year +30 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Grails 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.027% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.074% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -25.48% +15.55%  

Grails is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2250 2690 2805
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.46% 36.97% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1899 2235 2317
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Grails
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Grails as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Grails in the East of England

Grails
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grails in the East of England.

Salary trend for Grails in the East of England

Grails
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +16 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Grails
England

Grails
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Grails.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) Groovy
3 8 (80.00%) Node.js
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) Web Development
4 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (70.00%) CSS3
4 7 (70.00%) HTML5
4 7 (70.00%) User Experience
4 7 (70.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) Java EE
6 2 (20.00%) C++
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
7 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (10.00%) Spring
7 1 (10.00%) Linux

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) Node.js
3 7 (70.00%) CSS3
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Java EE
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Scrum
1 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) Groovy
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree