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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 180 175 182
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Grails 13 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.11% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.21% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 13
Average salary £43,000 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.84% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1788 1908 2347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.34% 50.69% 53.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1703 2156
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £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
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 - 9 £42,500 - 1
Grails
North West

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (86.96%) Tomcat
3 39 (84.78%) JMS
3 39 (84.78%) Spring
3 39 (84.78%) XML
4 37 (80.43%) Maven
5 35 (76.09%) XSLT
5 35 (76.09%) XML Schema
5 35 (76.09%) XPath
6 34 (73.91%) DOM
6 34 (73.91%) SAX
6 34 (73.91%) J2SE
7 33 (71.74%) WebSphere MQ
7 33 (71.74%) WebSphere
8 31 (67.39%) Linux
8 31 (67.39%) Android
9 30 (65.22%) Servlets
9 30 (65.22%) HTTP
10 27 (58.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (58.70%) Red Hat
11 22 (47.83%) Software Engineering
12 21 (45.65%) Hazelcast
13 18 (39.13%) Windows
14 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
15 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
16 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (23.91%) J2EE
17 7 (15.22%) SQL
17 7 (15.22%) Eclipse
17 7 (15.22%) Games

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (86.96%) Tomcat
2 33 (71.74%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.52%) JBoss
3 3 (6.52%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (65.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) Hazelcast
2 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (80.43%) Maven
2 7 (15.22%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.52%) JUnit
3 3 (6.52%) Selenium
3 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) Gerrit
3 3 (6.52%) Gradle
3 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (15.22%) Games
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.17%) Automotive
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) Developer
1 39 (84.78%) Java Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Software Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Programme Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Web Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Web Programme Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Software Programmer
8 1 (2.17%) Programmer
8 1 (2.17%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (84.78%) XML
1 39 (84.78%) JMS
1 39 (84.78%) Spring
2 35 (76.09%) XSLT
2 35 (76.09%) XML Schema
3 34 (73.91%) SAX
3 34 (73.91%) J2SE
3 34 (73.91%) DOM
4 33 (71.74%) WebSphere MQ
5 30 (65.22%) Servlets
6 11 (23.91%) J2EE
7 4 (8.70%) JSP
7 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.70%) REST
8 3 (6.52%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (6.52%) HTML
8 3 (6.52%) CSS
8 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (67.39%) Linux
1 31 (67.39%) Android
2 27 (58.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (39.13%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
3 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.04%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (8.70%) UML
6 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.70%) Requirements Management
7 3 (6.52%) MVC
7 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.52%) Change Control
7 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
7 3 (6.52%) User Stories
8 1 (2.17%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (2.17%) OO
8 1 (2.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (76.09%) XPath
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.52%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.52%) Ruby
5 3 (6.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
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