The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 147 182 162
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -20
Permanent jobs citing Grails 36 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.90% 0.025% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.01% 0.049% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +23.52%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1790 2027 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.63% 49.99% 49.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1512 1817 1724
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Grails
North West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 - 22 £40,000 - 2
Stockport - 5 £37,500 -
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
Grails
North West

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (97.37%) Spring
3 34 (89.47%) XML
4 32 (84.21%) Maven
5 31 (81.58%) XPath
5 31 (81.58%) DOM
5 31 (81.58%) XSLT
5 31 (81.58%) Linux
5 31 (81.58%) Tomcat
5 31 (81.58%) JMS
5 31 (81.58%) XML Schema
5 31 (81.58%) SAX
5 31 (81.58%) Android
6 29 (76.32%) J2SE
6 29 (76.32%) HTTP
6 29 (76.32%) WebSphere
7 26 (68.42%) WebSphere MQ
7 26 (68.42%) Servlets
8 25 (65.79%) Red Hat
8 25 (65.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (63.16%) Hazelcast
10 23 (60.53%) Windows
10 23 (60.53%) Software Engineering
11 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
12 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
13 7 (18.42%) Games
14 6 (15.79%) J2EE
15 5 (13.16%) MySQL
15 5 (13.16%) OOA/OOD
16 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 31 (81.58%) Tomcat
2 29 (76.32%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) Hazelcast
2 5 (13.16%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (84.21%) Maven
2 3 (7.89%) JUnit
2 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.89%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) Gradle
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Gerrit
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.42%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Military
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
1 34 (89.47%) Java Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Software Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Programmer
6 1 (2.63%) Programmer
6 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Software Programmer
6 1 (2.63%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) Spring
2 34 (89.47%) XML
3 31 (81.58%) DOM
3 31 (81.58%) XSLT
3 31 (81.58%) JMS
3 31 (81.58%) XML Schema
3 31 (81.58%) SAX
4 29 (76.32%) J2SE
5 26 (68.42%) WebSphere MQ
5 26 (68.42%) Servlets
6 6 (15.79%) J2EE
7 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.89%) CSS
7 3 (7.89%) JSP
7 3 (7.89%) HTML
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Linux
1 31 (81.58%) Android
2 25 (65.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (60.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Software Engineering
2 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.16%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (7.89%) MVC
4 3 (7.89%) UML
4 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.89%) Change Control
5 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.63%) Validation
6 1 (2.63%) CMMI
6 1 (2.63%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.63%) Web Development
6 1 (2.63%) Information Management
6 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (81.58%) XPath
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.89%) Groovy
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.26%) JBoss
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