The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank 193 243 259
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +16
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 41 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.68% 0.088% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.58% 0.60% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
Grunt
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1144 1001 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.95% 14.69% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 959 881 982
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,595
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Grunt
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Grunt Salary Trend in the North West

Grunt
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grunt across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Grunt Salary Histogram in the North West

Grunt
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +38 22 £33,750 +12.50% 7
Cheshire - 11 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 4 - -
Merseyside - 4 £24,000 -
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 59 (95.16%) HTML
2 58 (93.55%) CSS
3 56 (90.32%) JavaScript
4 40 (64.52%) jQuery
5 33 (53.23%) HTML5
6 29 (46.77%) Sass
7 27 (43.55%) Git (software)
8 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (33.87%) User Experience
10 20 (32.26%) AngularJS
10 20 (32.26%) Web Design
11 19 (30.65%) .NET
11 19 (30.65%) C#
11 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
11 19 (30.65%) E-Commerce
11 19 (30.65%) Bower
12 18 (29.03%) PHP
12 18 (29.03%) MVC
13 17 (27.42%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (25.81%) REST
15 14 (22.58%) CSS3
15 14 (22.58%) Web Development
15 14 (22.58%) Web Services
16 13 (20.97%) Photoshop
16 13 (20.97%) Backbone.js
17 12 (19.35%) TDD
18 11 (17.74%) Finance
18 11 (17.74%) Node.js
18 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
19 10 (16.13%) RESTful

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.74%) Node.js
2 9 (14.52%) CMS
3 5 (8.06%) Umbraco
3 5 (8.06%) WordPress
4 4 (6.45%) Apache
5 3 (4.84%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.84%) Drupal
5 3 (4.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Photoshop
2 8 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (6.45%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Magento
2 3 (4.84%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) MySQL
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (43.55%) Git (software)
2 19 (30.65%) Bower
3 5 (8.06%) Jasmine
4 4 (6.45%) Subversion
5 3 (4.84%) MSTest
5 3 (4.84%) JIRA
5 3 (4.84%) NUnit
6 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.61%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.61%) Behat
7 1 (1.61%) Gradle
7 1 (1.61%) Xdebug
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Marketing
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Automotive
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (100.00%) Developer
2 35 (56.45%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Web Developer
3 9 (14.52%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (14.52%) PHP Developer
4 8 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 8 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (8.06%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Junior Web Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Junior Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Junior
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Designer
8 1 (1.61%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (95.16%) HTML
2 58 (93.55%) CSS
3 40 (64.52%) jQuery
4 33 (53.23%) HTML5
5 29 (46.77%) Sass
6 20 (32.26%) AngularJS
7 19 (30.65%) .NET
7 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
8 16 (25.81%) REST
9 14 (22.58%) CSS3
9 14 (22.58%) Web Services
10 13 (20.97%) Backbone.js
11 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (16.13%) RESTful
12 10 (16.13%) Servlets
13 7 (11.29%) Symfony
13 7 (11.29%) LESS
14 5 (8.06%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (8.06%) XML
14 5 (8.06%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) User Experience
2 6 (9.68%) Social Media
3 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.61%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.26%) Web Design
3 19 (30.65%) E-Commerce
4 18 (29.03%) MVC
5 17 (27.42%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (22.58%) Web Development
7 12 (19.35%) TDD
8 7 (11.29%) Workflow
9 5 (8.06%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (6.45%) OOP
10 4 (6.45%) OO
10 4 (6.45%) BDD
11 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.23%) Mobile Development
13 1 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (1.61%) Progressive Enhancement
13 1 (1.61%) Waterfall
13 1 (1.61%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 56 (90.32%) JavaScript
2 19 (30.65%) C#
3 18 (29.03%) PHP
4 10 (16.13%) Java
5 3 (4.84%) XPath
5 3 (4.84%) SQL
5 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
1 1 (1.61%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Adobe
2 6 (9.68%) Apple
2 6 (9.68%) Zend
3 5 (8.06%) EPiServer
4 3 (4.84%) Google
4 3 (4.84%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.61%) Eloqua
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
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