The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Grails skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grails
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 163 172
Rank change year-on-year -43 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Grails 1 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.024% 0.77% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.053% 1.85% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 13
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

Grails is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1884 1456 1463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 44.99% 41.49% 43.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1258 1264
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Grails
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Grails as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Grails in Manchester

Grails
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grails in Manchester.

Salary trend for Grails in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 20 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) XML
3 14 (70.00%) Groovy
4 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (60.00%) Maven
6 11 (55.00%) Linux
7 9 (45.00%) SDLC
8 8 (40.00%) WebSphere
8 8 (40.00%) Finance
8 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
8 8 (40.00%) J2EE
8 8 (40.00%) JSP
8 8 (40.00%) Struts
9 7 (35.00%) J2SE
9 7 (35.00%) Oracle
9 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (35.00%) RESTful
10 6 (30.00%) XSLT
10 6 (30.00%) Web Services
11 5 (25.00%) Servlets
11 5 (25.00%) MVC
11 5 (25.00%) Spring
11 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 5 (25.00%) Android
11 5 (25.00%) Spring MVC
11 5 (25.00%) React
11 5 (25.00%) Redux
11 5 (25.00%) iPad

Grails
Co-occurring 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 8 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Hazelcast
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (20.00%) Gradle
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
1 20 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Linux Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (40.00%) J2EE
2 8 (40.00%) JSP
2 8 (40.00%) Struts
3 7 (35.00%) J2SE
3 7 (35.00%) RESTful
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 6 (30.00%) XSLT
5 5 (25.00%) React
5 5 (25.00%) Redux
5 5 (25.00%) Servlets
5 5 (25.00%) Spring
5 5 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 4 (20.00%) JMS
6 4 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (10.00%) DOM
7 2 (10.00%) SAX
7 2 (10.00%) SOAP
7 2 (10.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) Groovy
3 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) Scala
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) XPath
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
1 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) VMware