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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 171 180 185
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Grails 19 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.080% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.10% +22.00%
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
1740 1877 1971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.28% 50.20% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1658 1792
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 - 11 £42,500 - 1
Stockport - 2 £37,500 -
Grails
North West

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 49 (100.00%) Java
1 49 (100.00%) Spring
2 45 (91.84%) XML
3 43 (87.76%) Tomcat
3 43 (87.76%) Maven
4 42 (85.71%) JMS
5 40 (81.63%) J2SE
5 40 (81.63%) XML Schema
5 40 (81.63%) XSLT
5 40 (81.63%) XPath
5 40 (81.63%) Android
6 39 (79.59%) WebSphere
6 39 (79.59%) DOM
6 39 (79.59%) SAX
7 38 (77.55%) HTTP
8 37 (75.51%) Linux
9 36 (73.47%) WebSphere MQ
10 35 (71.43%) Servlets
11 33 (67.35%) Hazelcast
12 30 (61.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 30 (61.22%) Red Hat
13 29 (59.18%) Software Engineering
14 28 (57.14%) Windows
15 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
16 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
17 7 (14.29%) Games
17 7 (14.29%) J2EE
18 6 (12.24%) MySQL
19 5 (10.20%) OOA/OOD
20 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 43 (87.76%) Tomcat
2 39 (79.59%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.12%) JBoss
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 38 (77.55%) HTTP
2 3 (6.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (67.35%) Hazelcast
2 6 (12.24%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (87.76%) Maven
2 3 (6.12%) Selenium
2 3 (6.12%) JUnit
2 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) Gerrit
2 3 (6.12%) Gradle
2 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.04%) Automotive
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (91.84%) Developer
1 45 (91.84%) Java Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Software Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (10.20%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) Spring
2 45 (91.84%) XML
3 42 (85.71%) JMS
4 40 (81.63%) J2SE
4 40 (81.63%) XML Schema
4 40 (81.63%) XSLT
5 39 (79.59%) DOM
5 39 (79.59%) SAX
6 36 (73.47%) WebSphere MQ
7 35 (71.43%) Servlets
8 7 (14.29%) J2EE
9 4 (8.16%) JSP
9 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
10 3 (6.12%) HTML
10 3 (6.12%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Android
2 37 (75.51%) Linux
3 30 (61.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (57.14%) Windows
5 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Software Engineering
2 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
3 5 (10.20%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) Scrum
5 3 (6.12%) MVC
5 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.12%) UML
5 3 (6.12%) Change Control
5 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.04%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.04%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (81.63%) XPath
3 3 (6.12%) Groovy
3 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Red Hat
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago