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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grails
England / South East
Rank 389 439 416
Rank change year-on-year +50 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Grails 7 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.047% 0.088% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.23% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 40
Median salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% +9.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £52,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £66,250 £60,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -27.88% +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 South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5884 7312 7621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.39% 38.06% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5081 6529 6620
Median salary £44,000 £44,141 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.31% +3.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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
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 3 months to 24 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
Buckinghamshire - 6 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Grails.

1 16 (100.00%) Spring
2 15 (93.75%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) Groovy
3 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (68.75%) REST
5 8 (50.00%) Scala
5 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (43.75%) RESTful
6 7 (43.75%) Clojure
6 7 (43.75%) Redis
6 7 (43.75%) GitHub
6 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
6 7 (43.75%) Maven
6 7 (43.75%) SOAP
6 7 (43.75%) Web Services
6 7 (43.75%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (43.75%) Microservices
6 7 (43.75%) Redux
7 6 (37.50%) Spring Boot
8 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) CSS3
8 5 (31.25%) HTML5
9 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (25.00%) Apache Camel
9 4 (25.00%) Dependency Management
10 3 (18.75%) Gradle
10 3 (18.75%) Spock
10 3 (18.75%) Mentoring

Grails
Top Related 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 7 (43.75%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (43.75%) GitHub
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) SoftLayer
3 1 (6.25%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) AMQP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) SNMP
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Redis
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (43.75%) Maven
3 3 (18.75%) Gradle
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) Spock
4 2 (12.50%) IntelliJ
4 2 (12.50%) JUnit
4 2 (12.50%) Mockito
5 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
5 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Java Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) AWS Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Scala Developer
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
2 11 (68.75%) REST
3 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
3 7 (43.75%) Redux
3 7 (43.75%) RESTful
3 7 (43.75%) SOAP
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) Spring Boot
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) HTML5
6 4 (25.00%) Apache Camel
7 2 (12.50%) JMS
7 2 (12.50%) React
8 1 (6.25%) JSON
8 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
8 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Online Games
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Microservices
2 4 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Statistics
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Groovy
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Scala
4 7 (43.75%) Clojure
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Splunk