The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grails
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 244 222
Rank change year-on-year +15 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Grails 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.016% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.097% 0.048% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £37,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.72% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2072 2071 2165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 39.97% 34.00% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1804 1734 1968
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Grails in the West Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Grails in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Grails in the West Midlands

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Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Coventry - 2 £37,000 - 1
Grails
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Grails.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Akka
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) RPG
3 1 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Akka
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) RPG
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