The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 158 161 188
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +27
Permanent jobs citing Grails 15 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.56% 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 1.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 4
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
Grails
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1452 1755 2183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.03% 44.55% 51.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1472 1969
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Grails
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Grails Salary Trend in Manchester

Grails
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grails across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Grails Salary Histogram in Manchester

Grails
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -5 9 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Grails
North West

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grails.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) Web Services
3 16 (50.00%) XML
4 15 (46.88%) .NET
5 12 (37.50%) Scrum
6 11 (34.38%) Line Management
6 11 (34.38%) React
7 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 10 (31.25%) Oracle
8 9 (28.13%) JSP
8 9 (28.13%) Ruby
8 9 (28.13%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
9 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
9 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
9 7 (21.88%) Struts
9 7 (21.88%) C#
10 6 (18.75%) SQL
10 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
10 6 (18.75%) Maven
11 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
11 5 (15.63%) J2SE
11 5 (15.63%) Linux
12 4 (12.50%) JMS
12 4 (12.50%) SOAP

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.38%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.38%) Hazelcast
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Maven
2 3 (9.38%) Redmine
2 3 (9.38%) Gradle
2 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Web Applications Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Applications Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Web Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Applications Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
6 4 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (9.38%) Development Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Programme Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Web Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Java Development Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Development Team Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) Web Services
1 16 (50.00%) XML
2 15 (46.88%) .NET
3 11 (34.38%) React
4 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
5 9 (28.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (28.13%) JSP
6 7 (21.88%) Struts
6 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
7 5 (15.63%) J2SE
8 4 (12.50%) JMS
8 4 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (12.50%) SOAP
9 3 (9.38%) J2EE
9 3 (9.38%) XSLT
9 3 (9.38%) Spring
9 3 (9.38%) REST
10 2 (6.25%) RESTful
10 2 (6.25%) JSON
10 2 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Scrum
3 11 (34.38%) Line Management
4 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.50%) TDD
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) OO
7 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.38%) UML
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Requirements Management
7 3 (9.38%) User Stories
8 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.25%) ITIL
8 2 (6.25%) SOA
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) Ruby
4 7 (21.88%) C#
5 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) XPath
7 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
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