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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grails
North West / Manchester
Rank 187 173 167
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Grails 18 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.18% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 0.47% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 24
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £36,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +15.55%

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
1675 1274 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.55% 38.96% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1117 1452
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 February 2017.

Grails Salary Histogram in Manchester

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (86.49%) Maven
2 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (72.97%) Groovy
4 25 (67.57%) SDLC
5 23 (62.16%) Linux
6 22 (59.46%) RESTful
6 22 (59.46%) Redux
7 21 (56.76%) Spring
8 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
8 20 (54.05%) Docker
9 19 (51.35%) Hazelcast
10 18 (48.65%) Scala
10 18 (48.65%) iPad
10 18 (48.65%) Android
10 18 (48.65%) J2EE
11 16 (43.24%) XML
11 16 (43.24%) Gradle
11 16 (43.24%) React
12 15 (40.54%) Web Services
13 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
14 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
15 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (29.73%) Oracle
15 11 (29.73%) J2SE
15 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
16 10 (27.03%) XSLT
17 9 (24.32%) Tomcat
17 9 (24.32%) Servlets
18 8 (21.62%) Eclipse

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 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
2 9 (24.32%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) Hazelcast
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (86.49%) Maven
2 16 (43.24%) Gradle
3 8 (21.62%) Eclipse
4 7 (18.92%) JIRA
5 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.70%) Babel
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (97.30%) Java Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Java Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Java Software Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Linux Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Agile Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) Redux
1 22 (59.46%) RESTful
2 21 (56.76%) Spring
3 18 (48.65%) J2EE
4 16 (43.24%) React
4 16 (43.24%) XML
5 15 (40.54%) Web Services
6 11 (29.73%) J2SE
7 10 (27.03%) XSLT
8 9 (24.32%) Servlets
9 7 (18.92%) Spring MVC
10 6 (16.22%) JMS
10 6 (16.22%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
11 4 (10.81%) JSP
11 4 (10.81%) Struts
12 2 (5.41%) DOM
12 2 (5.41%) REST
12 2 (5.41%) SAX
12 2 (5.41%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) iPad
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 18 (48.65%) Android
3 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) SDLC
3 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.62%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (21.62%) Software Delivery
5 7 (18.92%) MVC
6 4 (10.81%) Dependency Management
7 1 (2.70%) OOP
7 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (72.97%) Groovy
3 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
4 18 (48.65%) Scala
5 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.41%) SQL
5 2 (5.41%) XPath
6 1 (2.70%) ES6
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
1 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
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