Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grails
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 262 281 258
Rank change year-on-year +19 -23 +5
Permanent jobs citing Grails 5 5 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.075% 0.068% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.14% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 36
Manchester median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +31.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £60,000 £45,375 £30,625
90th Percentile £80,000 £63,125 £53,125
North West median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% +31.25% -3.03%

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 2,866 3,559 3,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.25% 48.21% 44.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,414 3,067 2,979
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,625 £65,000 £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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (100.00%) Groovy
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (100.00%) Scala
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) HBase
1 5 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) HDFS
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) WildFly
1 5 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 5 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source Development
1 5 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL

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 5 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (100.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) HBase
1 5 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Groovy
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Scala
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Kubernetes