Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Grails skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Grails over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grails
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1011 998 904
Rank change year-on-year -13 -94 +123
Permanent jobs citing Grails 161 192 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.095% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.27% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 136 181 314
England median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £33,859 £38,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £104,375 £87,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%

Grails is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 68113 70170 77599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.25% 39.09% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57086 61423 66898
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,875 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%

Grails
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Grails as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Grails in England

Grails
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Grails in England

Grails
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Grails in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Grails in England

Grails
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 98 £75,000 +15.38% 8
South East +40 33 £50,000 -4.76%
South West +26 16 £55,000 +29.41%
East of England +15 6 £42,500 +6.25%
North of England -52 6 £38,500 -18.95% 1
Yorkshire +8 5 £38,500 -12.00%
Midlands +32 2 £27,000 -47.57% 1
East Midlands +39 1 £25,000 -51.46% 1
North West -53 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £29,000 -
Grails
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 England region with a requirement for Grails.

1 145 (90.06%) Java
2 124 (77.02%) Groovy
3 116 (72.05%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 88 (54.66%) Spring
6 70 (43.48%) AngularJS
7 62 (38.51%) Scrum
8 56 (34.78%) HTML
9 54 (33.54%) TDD
10 48 (29.81%) Finance
10 48 (29.81%) CSS
11 41 (25.47%) RabbitMQ
11 41 (25.47%) RESTful
11 41 (25.47%) Jenkins
12 39 (24.22%) Scala
12 39 (24.22%) Amazon AWS
13 38 (23.60%) Microservices
14 37 (22.98%) SQL
15 36 (22.36%) HTML5
15 36 (22.36%) jQuery
15 36 (22.36%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (21.74%) Git (software)
17 34 (21.12%) CSS3
18 32 (19.88%) Degree
19 31 (19.25%) Maven
19 31 (19.25%) Docker
19 31 (19.25%) Spring Boot
20 29 (18.01%) Linux
20 29 (18.01%) NoSQL
21 27 (16.77%) Hibernate

Grails
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.45%) CMS
1 12 (7.45%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.97%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.35%) nginx
4 4 (2.48%) Confluence
5 3 (1.86%) Apache
5 3 (1.86%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.24%) JBoss
7 1 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.62%) Moodle
7 1 (0.62%) Mule
7 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 39 (24.22%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.83%) GitHub
3 2 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.24%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.24%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.91%) Internet
2 9 (5.59%) SMS
3 1 (0.62%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.01%) NoSQL
2 20 (12.42%) Relational Database
3 16 (9.94%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (7.45%) MySQL
5 9 (5.59%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.97%) Redis
7 6 (3.73%) Big Data
8 5 (3.11%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.11%) Triplestore
9 4 (2.48%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.24%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 41 (25.47%) Jenkins
2 35 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 31 (19.25%) Maven
4 20 (12.42%) Gradle
5 12 (7.45%) JIRA
5 12 (7.45%) Subversion
6 8 (4.97%) Mockito
6 8 (4.97%) Selenium
6 8 (4.97%) WebDriver
7 7 (4.35%) Spock
8 6 (3.73%) Gatling
8 6 (3.73%) JMeter
8 6 (3.73%) JUnit
9 5 (3.11%) CMake
9 5 (3.11%) CodeNarc
9 5 (3.11%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.11%) GitLab
10 4 (2.48%) Ant
11 2 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.24%) IntelliJ
General
1 48 (29.81%) Finance
2 4 (2.48%) Advertising
2 4 (2.48%) Games
2 4 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.24%) Marketing
3 2 (1.24%) Retail
4 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 101 (62.73%) Developer
2 83 (51.55%) Java Developer
3 40 (24.84%) Senior Developer
4 36 (22.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (7.45%) Software Developer
5 12 (7.45%) Software Engineer
5 12 (7.45%) Technical Leader
6 11 (6.83%) Development Manager
6 11 (6.83%) Development Team Leader
6 11 (6.83%) Team Leader
7 10 (6.21%) Junior
8 8 (4.97%) Java Software Developer
9 7 (4.35%) Java Development Team Leader
9 7 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
10 6 (3.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (3.73%) PHP Developer
10 6 (3.73%) Software Tester
10 6 (3.73%) Tester
11 5 (3.11%) Junior Developer
11 5 (3.11%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (54.66%) Spring
2 70 (43.48%) AngularJS
3 56 (34.78%) HTML
4 48 (29.81%) CSS
5 41 (25.47%) RabbitMQ
5 41 (25.47%) RESTful
6 36 (22.36%) HTML5
6 36 (22.36%) jQuery
7 34 (21.12%) CSS3
8 31 (19.25%) Spring Boot
9 27 (16.77%) Hibernate
10 24 (14.91%) XML
11 17 (10.56%) Dropwizard
12 16 (9.94%) REST
13 15 (9.32%) JSON
14 14 (8.70%) SOAP
15 13 (8.07%) J2EE
15 13 (8.07%) Ruby on Rails
15 13 (8.07%) Web Services
16 11 (6.83%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.83%) User Experience
2 10 (6.21%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (6.21%) Reinsurance
3 9 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.11%) Fintech
5 5 (3.11%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.48%) Biotechnology
6 4 (2.48%) NHS
7 2 (1.24%) iPad
7 2 (1.24%) Life Science
7 2 (1.24%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.62%) iSeries
8 1 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.62%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.01%) Linux
2 7 (4.35%) Ubuntu
3 5 (3.11%) Debian
4 3 (1.86%) Windows
5 2 (1.24%) Android
5 2 (1.24%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (72.05%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (38.51%) Scrum
3 54 (33.54%) TDD
4 38 (23.60%) Microservices
5 36 (22.36%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (16.77%) Mentoring
7 26 (16.15%) SDLC
8 25 (15.53%) Front End Development
9 24 (14.91%) Software Engineering
10 22 (13.66%) Open Source
10 22 (13.66%) Test Automation
11 21 (13.04%) Web Development
12 18 (11.18%) MVC
13 17 (10.56%) B2B
14 13 (8.07%) Low Latency
15 11 (6.83%) Content Management
15 11 (6.83%) OO
16 10 (6.21%) Collaborative Working
16 10 (6.21%) DevOps
16 10 (6.21%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 145 (90.06%) Java
2 124 (77.02%) Groovy
3 92 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 39 (24.22%) Scala
5 37 (22.98%) SQL
6 20 (12.42%) Ruby
7 19 (11.80%) Clojure
8 15 (9.32%) Python
9 12 (7.45%) PHP
10 6 (3.73%) C++
10 6 (3.73%) Jython
11 5 (3.11%) ES6
12 4 (2.48%) Haskell
13 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.62%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.62%) Perl
13 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.62%) RPG
13 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (19.88%) Degree
2 7 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.83%) QA
System Software
1 31 (19.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (6.21%) Kubernetes
2 9 (5.59%) Puppet
3 5 (3.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (4.97%) Microsoft
1 8 (4.97%) Oracle
2 2 (1.24%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe
3 1 (0.62%) Blackboard
3 1 (0.62%) Google
3 1 (0.62%) IBM
3 1 (0.62%) Twitter