The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 178 175 155
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs citing Grails 15 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.40% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.00% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 29
Median salary £48,750 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%
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
1584 1493 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.03% 39.35% 44.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1319 1540
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Grails as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

Grails Salary Histogram in Manchester

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Grails.

1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
3 24 (57.14%) RESTful
4 23 (54.76%) JSP
5 18 (42.86%) Web Services
6 15 (35.71%) Oracle
6 15 (35.71%) Android
7 14 (33.33%) JSON
7 14 (33.33%) Redmine
7 14 (33.33%) Line Management
7 14 (33.33%) SOAP
7 14 (33.33%) XML
7 14 (33.33%) Spring
7 14 (33.33%) Maven
7 14 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 13 (30.95%) iPad
8 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (30.95%) SDLC
9 11 (26.19%) JIRA
9 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
9 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
9 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
9 11 (26.19%) Struts
10 10 (23.81%) Linux
11 9 (21.43%) J2EE
11 9 (21.43%) Groovy
11 9 (21.43%) Gradle
12 8 (19.05%) Software Delivery
12 8 (19.05%) Scala
13 7 (16.67%) Docker

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.90%) Hazelcast
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Maven
1 14 (33.33%) Redmine
2 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.19%) JIRA
3 9 (21.43%) Gradle
4 5 (11.90%) Babel
4 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.38%) Ant
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (92.86%) Developer
2 34 (80.95%) Java Developer
3 22 (52.38%) Senior Developer
4 21 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (16.67%) JSP Developer
6 7 (16.67%) XML Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Java Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.38%) Build Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Build Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) RESTful
2 23 (54.76%) JSP
3 18 (42.86%) Web Services
4 14 (33.33%) JSON
4 14 (33.33%) SOAP
4 14 (33.33%) Spring
4 14 (33.33%) XML
5 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
5 11 (26.19%) Struts
6 9 (21.43%) J2EE
7 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
7 5 (11.90%) J2SE
7 5 (11.90%) JMS
7 5 (11.90%) jQuery
7 5 (11.90%) Node.js
7 5 (11.90%) React
7 5 (11.90%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (4.76%) REST
9 1 (2.38%) HTML
9 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) iPad
2 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Android
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 14 (33.33%) Line Management
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) SDLC
3 8 (19.05%) Software Delivery
4 5 (11.90%) OOP
4 5 (11.90%) Web Development
5 2 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.38%) DevOps
6 1 (2.38%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) Groovy
4 8 (19.05%) Scala
5 6 (14.29%) SQL
6 5 (11.90%) ES6
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle