The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank - 66 -
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.70% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-14.70% -
Grunt
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
48 86 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.19% 15.11% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 46 79 101
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000