The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grails
UK
Rank 728 843 759
Rank change year-on-year +115 -84  
Permanent jobs citing Grails 139 121 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 122 104 184
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +5.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £70,350 £74,250
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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33911 39617 40053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.92% 38.35% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28948 34112 33994
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Grails
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Grails
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Grails in the UK

Grails
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Grails over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Grails in the UK

Grails
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +111 139 £50,000 -9.09% 7
London +87 71 £75,000 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire +43 23 £40,000 -8.57% 4
West Yorkshire +49 21 £40,000 -11.39% 4
North West -6 19 £36,250 -19.44%
Manchester -12 19 £36,250 -19.44%
South West +20 12 £33,838 -28.76%
Bradford +17 12 £35,000 - 2
City of London +49 10 £62,500 -7.40% 1
Devon - 10 £33,838 -
Leeds +26 9 £45,000 -0.32% 2
South East +69 7 £50,000 -3.84%
East of England +30 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Cambridgeshire +16 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Cambridge +14 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Exeter - 7 £33,838 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £50,000 -
West Midlands +13 1 £60,000 +4.34%
North Yorkshire +4 1 £37,500 -14.28%
York +1 1 £37,500 -14.28%
Somerset -7 1 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £60,000 -
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Street - 1 £50,000 -
Moorgate - 1 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £50,000 -

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for Grails.

1 207 (86.97%) Java
2 176 (73.95%) Groovy
3 158 (66.39%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (64.29%) JavaScript
5 146 (61.34%) Spring
6 122 (51.26%) CSS
7 113 (47.48%) HTML
8 104 (43.70%) AngularJS
9 95 (39.92%) RESTful
10 80 (33.61%) HTML5
11 75 (31.51%) Git (software)
12 73 (30.67%) CSS3
13 69 (28.99%) Linux
14 63 (26.47%) TDD
15 61 (25.63%) Maven
16 60 (25.21%) Scrum
17 59 (24.79%) Scala
18 57 (23.95%) RabbitMQ
19 56 (23.53%) jQuery
19 56 (23.53%) Finance
20 55 (23.11%) SQL
21 53 (22.27%) SDLC
22 52 (21.85%) REST
23 50 (21.01%) JSON
23 50 (21.01%) JUnit
23 50 (21.01%) Hibernate
23 50 (21.01%) Docker
24 49 (20.59%) Subversion
24 49 (20.59%) Web Services
24 49 (20.59%) XML

Grails
Top Related IT Skills 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 36 (15.13%) Tomcat
2 23 (9.66%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (7.14%) Apache Spark
4 14 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.20%) Jetty
5 10 (4.20%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.78%) Apache Solr
6 9 (3.78%) JBoss
7 8 (3.36%) Moodle
7 8 (3.36%) WebLogic Portal
7 8 (3.36%) WildFly
8 7 (2.94%) nginx
9 5 (2.10%) Apache
10 1 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.42%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (3.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.98%) GitHub
3 8 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.42%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.42%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.14%) Internet
2 4 (1.68%) UMTS
3 2 (0.84%) AMQP
3 2 (0.84%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) SNMP
4 1 (0.42%) SSL
4 1 (0.42%) VPN
4 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.33%) MySQL
2 37 (15.55%) NoSQL
2 37 (15.55%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (15.55%) SQL Server
3 29 (12.18%) Big Data
4 23 (9.66%) Relational Database
5 20 (8.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 20 (8.40%) Hazelcast
6 17 (7.14%) Apache Hive
6 17 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 16 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.36%) HBase
8 8 (3.36%) Neo4j
9 7 (2.94%) Redis
10 4 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.68%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.26%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.26%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 75 (31.51%) Git (software)
2 61 (25.63%) Maven
3 50 (21.01%) JUnit
4 49 (20.59%) Subversion
5 43 (18.07%) Jenkins
6 38 (15.97%) Gradle
7 25 (10.50%) JIRA
7 25 (10.50%) Mockito
8 22 (9.24%) Spock
9 14 (5.88%) Jasmine
10 13 (5.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (5.46%) Hudson
10 13 (5.46%) Karma Test Runner
10 13 (5.46%) webpack
11 10 (4.20%) IntelliJ
12 9 (3.78%) Eclipse
13 5 (2.10%) Ant
13 5 (2.10%) Cucumber
13 5 (2.10%) Travis CI
14 4 (1.68%) Mercurial
General
1 56 (23.53%) Finance
2 13 (5.46%) Electronics
3 6 (2.52%) Games
4 3 (1.26%) Automotive
5 2 (0.84%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 212 (89.08%) Developer
2 158 (66.39%) Java Developer
3 86 (36.13%) Senior Developer
4 75 (31.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (10.50%) Angular Developer
6 21 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (8.40%) Java Engineer
8 18 (7.56%) Java Software Developer
9 16 (6.72%) Java Scala Developer
9 16 (6.72%) Java Software Engineer
9 16 (6.72%) Lead Developer
9 16 (6.72%) Scala Developer
9 16 (6.72%) Software Engineer
10 15 (6.30%) Software Developer
11 14 (5.88%) SQL Developer
12 13 (5.46%) HTML Developer
12 13 (5.46%) PHP Developer
13 12 (5.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 11 (4.62%) Technical Leader
15 10 (4.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (61.34%) Spring
2 122 (51.26%) CSS
3 113 (47.48%) HTML
4 104 (43.70%) AngularJS
5 95 (39.92%) RESTful
6 80 (33.61%) HTML5
7 73 (30.67%) CSS3
8 57 (23.95%) RabbitMQ
9 56 (23.53%) jQuery
10 52 (21.85%) REST
11 50 (21.01%) Hibernate
11 50 (21.01%) JSON
12 49 (20.59%) Web Services
12 49 (20.59%) XML
13 48 (20.17%) Spring Boot
14 38 (15.97%) Node.js
15 36 (15.13%) React
16 33 (13.87%) Dropwizard
17 31 (13.03%) Redux
18 26 (10.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.82%) iPad
3 17 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 17 (7.14%) Fintech
4 14 (5.88%) User Experience
5 11 (4.62%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.94%) NHS
7 5 (2.10%) Semantic Web
8 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.26%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.26%) Social Media
10 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.42%) Online Games
10 1 (0.42%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 69 (28.99%) Linux
2 17 (7.14%) Android
3 11 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.36%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (66.39%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (26.47%) TDD
3 60 (25.21%) Scrum
4 53 (22.27%) SDLC
5 44 (18.49%) MVC
6 39 (16.39%) Software Engineering
6 39 (16.39%) Web Development
7 33 (13.87%) Open Source
8 20 (8.40%) Microservices
8 20 (8.40%) OO
9 17 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (7.14%) DevOps
9 17 (7.14%) Regression Testing
10 16 (6.72%) Data Integration
10 16 (6.72%) Front End Development
11 15 (6.30%) B2B
11 15 (6.30%) ETL
11 15 (6.30%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.88%) BDD
13 13 (5.46%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 207 (86.97%) Java
2 176 (73.95%) Groovy
3 153 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 59 (24.79%) Scala
5 55 (23.11%) SQL
6 26 (10.92%) Python
7 23 (9.66%) C#
8 16 (6.72%) Clojure
8 16 (6.72%) PHP
9 12 (5.04%) Ruby
10 6 (2.52%) C++
10 6 (2.52%) Jython
11 5 (2.10%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (2.10%) Go
12 3 (1.26%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.26%) SPARQL
12 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.84%) XPath
14 1 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (1.26%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 50 (21.01%) Docker
2 8 (3.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (3.36%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.42%) Nagios
2 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (11.34%) Oracle
2 12 (5.04%) Apigee
3 11 (4.62%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.36%) Blackboard
4 8 (3.36%) VMware
5 3 (1.26%) Cognos
6 1 (0.42%) Splunk
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