Period
to 15 November 2018

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 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grails
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 297 245
Rank change year-on-year +28 -52 +17
Permanent jobs citing Grails 16 1 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.22% 0.013% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.027% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 37
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 - £50,000
10th Percentile £45,000 - £29,750
90th Percentile £80,000 - £58,750
North West median annual salary £52,500 - £50,000

Grails is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,066 3,771 3,276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 41.90% 47.17% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,588 3,182 2,895
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Grails
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Grails as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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

Grails
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Grails in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Grails in Manchester

Grails
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 3 £52,500 -
Grails
North West

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Grails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Grails.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) JSON
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 13 (81.25%) SOAP
2 13 (81.25%) Groovy
3 12 (75.00%) RESTful
3 12 (75.00%) Web Services
4 11 (68.75%) JSP
5 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
5 10 (62.50%) XML
6 9 (56.25%) Finance
7 8 (50.00%) Struts
7 8 (50.00%) JIRA
7 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (31.25%) Spring
8 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (25.00%) IntelliJ
9 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (25.00%) Spring Boot
10 3 (18.75%) Open Source Development
10 3 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (18.75%) Docker
10 3 (18.75%) HDFS
10 3 (18.75%) Line Management
10 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
10 3 (18.75%) Microservices
10 3 (18.75%) WildFly
10 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes

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 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (18.75%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (18.75%) Big Data
2 3 (18.75%) HBase
2 3 (18.75%) Neo4j
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (18.75%) Redmine
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
1 14 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) JSON
1 13 (81.25%) SOAP
2 12 (75.00%) RESTful
2 12 (75.00%) Web Services
3 11 (68.75%) JSP
4 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 10 (62.50%) XML
5 8 (50.00%) Struts
6 5 (31.25%) Spring
7 4 (25.00%) Spring Boot
8 3 (18.75%) J2EE
8 3 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (12.50%) CSS
9 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Microservices
4 3 (18.75%) Open Source
4 3 (18.75%) Open Source Development
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Groovy
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby
3 3 (18.75%) Scala
4 2 (12.50%) Java 8
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
1 3 (18.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes