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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 212 248 214
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -34
Permanent jobs citing Grails 27 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.21% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 0.52% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 22
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 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +15.29%
Grails
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2325 2681 3066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.88% 40.73% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2011 2252 2580
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Grails
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the North West region.

Grails Salary Trend in the North West

Grails
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grails across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Grails Salary Histogram in the North West

Grails
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +10 27 £47,500 -2.56%
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West 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 the North West 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