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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 227 237 241
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Grails 24 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.045% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 0.092% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 16
Average salary £45,000 £67,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +68.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
2755 3253 3787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.80% 49.01% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2861 3375
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Manchester +21 23 £45,000 -33.33%
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 - 2
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) Web Services
4 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 15 (46.88%) Tomcat
4 15 (46.88%) Maven
5 14 (43.75%) J2SE
5 14 (43.75%) JMS
5 14 (43.75%) XML
6 13 (40.63%) Oracle
6 13 (40.63%) WebSphere MQ
6 13 (40.63%) WebSphere
7 12 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (37.50%) Ruby
8 10 (31.25%) Spring
8 10 (31.25%) Scrum
8 10 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
9 9 (28.13%) C#
9 9 (28.13%) Linux
10 8 (25.00%) XSLT
10 8 (25.00%) HTTP
10 8 (25.00%) XML Schema
10 8 (25.00%) Servlets
10 8 (25.00%) XPath
10 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (21.88%) User Stories
11 7 (21.88%) DOM

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (46.88%) Tomcat
2 13 (40.63%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.38%) SAS
4 1 (3.13%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.25%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Maven
2 7 (21.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.25%) Redmine
4 1 (3.13%) Gradle
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.13%) Automotive
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
1 17 (53.13%) Java Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Programme Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Web Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Web Programme Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) UI Designer
4 2 (6.25%) UX Designer
4 2 (6.25%) Designer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (3.13%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.13%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (3.13%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) Web Services
2 14 (43.75%) XML
2 14 (43.75%) J2SE
2 14 (43.75%) JMS
3 13 (40.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
5 10 (31.25%) Spring
6 8 (25.00%) XSLT
6 8 (25.00%) XML Schema
6 8 (25.00%) Servlets
7 7 (21.88%) DOM
7 7 (21.88%) J2EE
7 7 (21.88%) SAX
8 6 (18.75%) JSP
8 6 (18.75%) REST
9 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 3 (9.38%) .NET
11 2 (6.25%) SOAP
11 2 (6.25%) Struts
11 2 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Taxonomies
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Scrum
3 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
3 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
3 7 (21.88%) User Stories
4 6 (18.75%) UML
4 6 (18.75%) Requirements Management
5 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Line Management
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.25%) Web Design
7 2 (6.25%) Use Case
7 2 (6.25%) Information Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.13%) Change Control
8 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) Ruby
4 9 (28.13%) C#
5 8 (25.00%) XPath
6 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
3 6 (18.75%) VMware
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