The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank - 89 103
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.84% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.52% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Average salary - £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Grunt
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
243 227 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.58% 23.70% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 210 193 177
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Grunt
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Kent region.

Grunt Salary Trend in Kent

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Grunt 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 Grunt.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) Handlebars
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Expense Management
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Grunt 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 Grunt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Handlebars
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Expense Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA