Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grails
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 512 554 582
Rank change year-on-year +42 +28 +65
Permanent jobs citing Grails 34 36 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.27% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 45
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -8.70% +21.05%
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £47,900
90th Percentile £62,500 £80,000 £73,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12990 13407 16384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.17% 38.34% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11291 11804 14185
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Grails
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Grails as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Grails in the South East

Grails
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Grails in the South East

Grails
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Grails in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Grails in the South East

Grails
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley +39 20 £50,000 -4.76%
Buckinghamshire +4 19 £50,000 -4.76%
Surrey +12 12 £50,000 -33.33%
West Sussex - 1 £75,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Grails
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for Grails.

1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 25 (73.53%) Microservices
3 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
5 21 (61.76%) Spring
6 20 (58.82%) SDLC
7 19 (55.88%) Groovy
8 18 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (38.24%) Maven
10 12 (35.29%) Scala
10 12 (35.29%) Docker
11 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (32.35%) Scrum
11 11 (32.35%) Linux
12 10 (29.41%) REST
12 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
12 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
12 10 (29.41%) Kafka
12 10 (29.41%) User Stories
12 10 (29.41%) Kubernetes
13 9 (26.47%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (26.47%) XML
13 9 (26.47%) SOAP
14 8 (23.53%) J2EE
14 8 (23.53%) XSLT
14 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
14 8 (23.53%) Low Latency
14 8 (23.53%) Apache Camel
14 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
14 8 (23.53%) Redis

Grails
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (26.47%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 18 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.65%) GitHub
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) SMS
2 1 (2.94%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 8 (23.53%) Redis
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.88%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Maven
2 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
4 4 (11.76%) Gradle
4 4 (11.76%) JIRA
5 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.94%) JUnit
6 1 (2.94%) Mockito
6 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.94%) Spock
General
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 29 (85.29%) Java Developer
3 16 (47.06%) Senior Developer
3 16 (47.06%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) AWS Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Scala Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Scala Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Angular Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.94%) XML Developer
6 1 (2.94%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) Spring
2 10 (29.41%) Kafka
2 10 (29.41%) REST
3 9 (26.47%) SOAP
3 9 (26.47%) XML
4 8 (23.53%) Apache Camel
4 8 (23.53%) J2EE
4 8 (23.53%) XSLT
5 7 (20.59%) J2SE
6 6 (17.65%) CSS
6 6 (17.65%) HTML
7 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
8 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.82%) RESTful
8 3 (8.82%) Web Services
9 2 (5.88%) CSS3
9 2 (5.88%) HTML5
9 2 (5.88%) jQuery
9 2 (5.88%) Memcached
9 2 (5.88%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) iPad
1 2 (5.88%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Microservices
2 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (58.82%) SDLC
4 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (32.35%) Scrum
5 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
5 10 (29.41%) User Stories
6 8 (23.53%) Low Latency
6 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.59%) Open Source
7 7 (20.59%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.82%) Software Delivery
9 2 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
9 2 (5.88%) ITSM
10 1 (2.94%) MVC
10 1 (2.94%) OO
10 1 (2.94%) TDD
10 1 (2.94%) Web Development
10 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) Groovy
4 12 (35.29%) Scala
5 8 (23.53%) Clojure
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Python
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) C#
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.94%) Perl
8 1 (2.94%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.94%) IBM