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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 160 172 166
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Grails 27 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.75% 0.39% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.81% 0.94% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 21
Median salary £47,500 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
1493 1496 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.50% 41.79% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1279 1463
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 July 2016.

Grails Salary Histogram in Manchester

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 45 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (57.78%) RESTful
4 24 (53.33%) JSP
5 20 (44.44%) Web Services
6 17 (37.78%) XML
6 17 (37.78%) Oracle
6 17 (37.78%) Android
7 16 (35.56%) Spring
7 16 (35.56%) Maven
8 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (33.33%) iPad
8 15 (33.33%) SDLC
9 14 (31.11%) Redmine
9 14 (31.11%) Line Management
9 14 (31.11%) JSON
9 14 (31.11%) Automated Testing
9 14 (31.11%) Linux
9 14 (31.11%) SOAP
10 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database
11 12 (26.67%) Struts
11 12 (26.67%) Hibernate
12 11 (24.44%) JIRA
12 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
13 10 (22.22%) Software Delivery
14 9 (20.00%) Gradle
14 9 (20.00%) Groovy
14 9 (20.00%) J2EE
15 8 (17.78%) Finance
15 8 (17.78%) SQL

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 7 (15.56%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (11.11%) Hazelcast
4 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Maven
2 14 (31.11%) Redmine
3 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
3 11 (24.44%) JIRA
4 9 (20.00%) Gradle
5 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
6 5 (11.11%) Babel
7 1 (2.22%) Ant
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (93.33%) Developer
2 37 (82.22%) Java Developer
3 22 (48.89%) Senior Developer
4 21 (46.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (24.44%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (13.33%) JSP Developer
6 6 (13.33%) XML Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Java Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Build Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Build Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) RESTful
2 24 (53.33%) JSP
3 20 (44.44%) Web Services
4 17 (37.78%) XML
5 16 (35.56%) Spring
6 14 (31.11%) JSON
6 14 (31.11%) SOAP
7 12 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 12 (26.67%) Struts
8 9 (20.00%) J2EE
9 7 (15.56%) J2SE
9 7 (15.56%) JMS
9 7 (15.56%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 5 (11.11%) jQuery
10 5 (11.11%) Node.js
10 5 (11.11%) React
11 3 (6.67%) XSLT
12 2 (4.44%) REST
13 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) iPad
2 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Android
2 14 (31.11%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (33.33%) SDLC
2 14 (31.11%) Automated Testing
2 14 (31.11%) Line Management
3 10 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 5 (11.11%) OOP
4 5 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (4.44%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps
6 1 (2.22%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.00%) Groovy
4 8 (17.78%) Scala
4 8 (17.78%) SQL
5 5 (11.11%) ES6
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Twitter