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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank 217 240 258
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +18
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 32 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.17% 0.067%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.71% 1.05% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 2
Average salary £32,500 £25,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
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
1179 1138 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.96% 15.94% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 988 928
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +18 19 £31,250 +4.16% 8
Cheshire +11 7 £45,000 - 2
Merseyside +17 6 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 50 (96.15%) HTML
1 50 (96.15%) CSS
2 48 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 34 (65.38%) jQuery
4 31 (59.62%) Git (software)
5 28 (53.85%) Sass
6 26 (50.00%) HTML5
7 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (38.46%) Web Design
9 16 (30.77%) MVC
9 16 (30.77%) PHP
10 15 (28.85%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (28.85%) CSS3
10 15 (28.85%) Backbone.js
11 14 (26.92%) LESS
11 14 (26.92%) Umbraco
11 14 (26.92%) .NET
11 14 (26.92%) C#
11 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
11 14 (26.92%) Web Services
11 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
12 13 (25.00%) WordPress
13 12 (23.08%) Photoshop
14 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
14 11 (21.15%) REST
14 11 (21.15%) Bower
14 11 (21.15%) User Experience
15 10 (19.23%) TDD
16 9 (17.31%) Finance
16 9 (17.31%) MySQL

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (26.92%) Umbraco
2 13 (25.00%) WordPress
3 8 (15.38%) CMS
4 5 (9.62%) IIS
5 4 (7.69%) Node.js
6 3 (5.77%) Apache
6 3 (5.77%) Drupal
7 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.92%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Magento
2 1 (1.92%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Silverpop
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (59.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (21.15%) Bower
3 6 (11.54%) MSBuild
4 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.62%) Jasmine
5 3 (5.77%) JIRA
6 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.92%) Gradle
7 1 (1.92%) Xdebug
7 1 (1.92%) MSTest
7 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.92%) Behat
7 1 (1.92%) NUnit
7 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Marketing
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Automotive
4 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (51.92%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 8 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (13.46%) PHP Developer
6 6 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Junior
7 4 (7.69%) Junior Web Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (96.15%) HTML
1 50 (96.15%) CSS
2 34 (65.38%) jQuery
3 28 (53.85%) Sass
4 26 (50.00%) HTML5
5 15 (28.85%) CSS3
5 15 (28.85%) Backbone.js
6 14 (26.92%) LESS
6 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
6 14 (26.92%) Web Services
6 14 (26.92%) .NET
7 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
7 11 (21.15%) REST
8 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (13.46%) Symfony
9 6 (11.54%) LINQ
9 6 (11.54%) Servlets
9 6 (11.54%) RESTful
9 6 (11.54%) Modernizr
9 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) User Experience
2 9 (17.31%) Social Media
3 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) RIA
4 1 (1.92%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) Web Design
3 16 (30.77%) MVC
4 15 (28.85%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
6 10 (19.23%) TDD
7 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (15.38%) Web Development
9 6 (11.54%) Scrum
9 6 (11.54%) Email Marketing
10 5 (9.62%) Workflow
11 4 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (5.77%) OOP
12 3 (5.77%) OO
12 3 (5.77%) BDD
13 1 (1.92%) Progressive Enhancement
13 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (1.92%) Refactoring
13 1 (1.92%) Technical Architecture
13 1 (1.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.77%) PHP
3 14 (26.92%) C#
4 6 (11.54%) Java
5 1 (1.92%) SQL
5 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.92%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
1 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) EPiServer
1 7 (13.46%) Sitecore
2 6 (11.54%) Eloqua
2 6 (11.54%) Zend
3 4 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
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