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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 157 176 180
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Grails 34 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.84% 0.026% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 0.053% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
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
1777 1872 1933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.08% 49.42% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1671 1748
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,000 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 - 15 £40,000 -
Stockport - 5 £37,500 - 1
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
Grails
North West

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 45 (100.00%) Java
1 45 (100.00%) Spring
2 42 (93.33%) XML
3 39 (86.67%) DOM
3 39 (86.67%) XSLT
3 39 (86.67%) Tomcat
3 39 (86.67%) JMS
3 39 (86.67%) XML Schema
3 39 (86.67%) SAX
3 39 (86.67%) Maven
3 39 (86.67%) XPath
3 39 (86.67%) Android
4 37 (82.22%) WebSphere
4 37 (82.22%) HTTP
4 37 (82.22%) J2SE
5 35 (77.78%) Linux
6 34 (75.56%) Servlets
6 34 (75.56%) WebSphere MQ
7 32 (71.11%) Hazelcast
8 29 (64.44%) Red Hat
8 29 (64.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (60.00%) Software Engineering
9 27 (60.00%) Windows
10 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
11 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
12 7 (15.56%) Games
12 7 (15.56%) J2EE
13 5 (11.11%) MySQL
13 5 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
14 3 (6.67%) UML

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 39 (86.67%) Tomcat
2 37 (82.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.44%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 37 (82.22%) HTTP
2 3 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (71.11%) Hazelcast
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (86.67%) Maven
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Gerrit
2 2 (4.44%) Gradle
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.44%) JUnit
2 2 (4.44%) Selenium
General
1 7 (15.56%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.22%) Automotive
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (93.33%) Developer
1 42 (93.33%) Java Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.22%) Programmer
7 1 (2.22%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) Spring
2 42 (93.33%) XML
3 39 (86.67%) DOM
3 39 (86.67%) XSLT
3 39 (86.67%) JMS
3 39 (86.67%) XML Schema
3 39 (86.67%) SAX
4 37 (82.22%) J2SE
5 34 (75.56%) Servlets
5 34 (75.56%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (15.56%) J2EE
7 3 (6.67%) JSP
7 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.44%) HTML
8 2 (4.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (86.67%) Android
2 35 (77.78%) Linux
3 29 (64.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (6.67%) UML
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) Scrum
5 2 (4.44%) MVC
5 2 (4.44%) Change Control
5 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.22%) OO
6 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (86.67%) XPath
3 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) Groovy
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.44%) JBoss
Stockport
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