Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grails
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 294 232
Rank change year-on-year +42 -62 +20
Permanent jobs citing Grails 23 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.15% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.32% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 41
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -26.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £24,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £40,000 £58,750
North West median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +42.86% -26.32% +5.56%

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 3,406 3,780 2,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.49% 45.87% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,917 3,220 2,438
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 17 July 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 17 July 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 - 2 £52,500 - 1
Grails
North West

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 23 (100.00%) Java
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) SOAP
1 23 (100.00%) JSON
2 22 (95.65%) Web Services
2 22 (95.65%) RESTful
3 21 (91.30%) XML
3 21 (91.30%) JSP
3 21 (91.30%) Groovy
3 21 (91.30%) Hibernate
3 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (86.96%) Finance
5 19 (82.61%) Struts
5 19 (82.61%) Unit Testing
5 19 (82.61%) JIRA
6 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.70%) Spring
8 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (8.70%) Redmine
8 2 (8.70%) DevOps
8 2 (8.70%) Line Management
8 2 (8.70%) Java 8
8 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (8.70%) HTML
8 2 (8.70%) CSS
8 2 (8.70%) J2EE
8 2 (8.70%) MySQL
8 2 (8.70%) Scrum
9 1 (4.35%) Degree

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Redmine
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 20 (86.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
1 23 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Software Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) JSON
1 23 (100.00%) SOAP
2 22 (95.65%) RESTful
2 22 (95.65%) Web Services
3 21 (91.30%) Hibernate
3 21 (91.30%) JSP
3 21 (91.30%) XML
4 19 (82.61%) Struts
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) J2EE
5 2 (8.70%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Unit Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Line Management
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.35%) SDLC
6 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (91.30%) Groovy
3 2 (8.70%) Java 8
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree