Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grails
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 191 235
Rank change year-on-year -26 +44 -8
Permanent jobs citing Grails 16 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.29% 0.022% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 0.057% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 - -
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% +5.00%

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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,259 1,755 2,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.55% 37.85% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,533 1,133 1,354
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £59,600 £57,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Grails
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Grails in Scotland

Grails
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Grails in Scotland

Grails
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Orkney Islands - 16 £40,000 -
Grails
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Grails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Grails.

1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) JUnit
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) CRM
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
1 16 (100.00%) Groovy
1 16 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (100.00%) SaaS
1 16 (100.00%) Spock

Grails
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 16 (100.00%) JUnit
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
1 16 (100.00%) Spock
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) CRM
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Groovy
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript