The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 228 237 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 13 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.034% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.20% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
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 South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1085 1036 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.11% 17.53% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 950 900 729
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Grunt
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Grunt Salary Trend in the South West

Grunt
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grunt across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Grunt Salary Histogram in the South West

Grunt
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Devon - 4 £33,500 -
Somerset - 3 £28,000 -
Dorset - 1 £30,000 -
Grunt
England

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 18 (81.82%) HTML5
3 17 (77.27%) CSS3
4 16 (72.73%) AngularJS
5 14 (63.64%) LESS
5 14 (63.64%) jQuery
6 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (54.55%) Sass
7 11 (50.00%) MVC
8 9 (40.91%) Ajax
8 9 (40.91%) Backbone.js
8 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (36.36%) Node.js
9 8 (36.36%) REST
9 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
10 7 (31.82%) nginx
10 7 (31.82%) Subversion
10 7 (31.82%) Redis
10 7 (31.82%) Riak
10 7 (31.82%) Puppet
10 7 (31.82%) Apache Solr
10 7 (31.82%) Web Services
10 7 (31.82%) PHP
10 7 (31.82%) Open Source
10 7 (31.82%) Ember.js
10 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
10 7 (31.82%) Vagrant
10 7 (31.82%) Bower

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 8 (36.36%) Node.js
2 7 (31.82%) nginx
2 7 (31.82%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
2 4 (18.18%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Redis
1 7 (31.82%) Riak
2 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) Subversion
2 7 (31.82%) Bower
3 2 (9.09%) PhantomJS
3 2 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Web Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Front-End Web Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Designer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Interactive Designer
8 1 (4.55%) Interactive Developer
8 1 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 18 (81.82%) HTML5
3 17 (77.27%) CSS3
4 16 (72.73%) AngularJS
5 14 (63.64%) LESS
5 14 (63.64%) jQuery
6 12 (54.55%) Sass
7 9 (40.91%) Backbone.js
7 9 (40.91%) Ajax
8 8 (36.36%) REST
9 7 (31.82%) Ember.js
9 7 (31.82%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) Spring
11 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
11 3 (13.64%) Spring Web Flow
12 1 (4.55%) RESTful
12 1 (4.55%) Smarty
12 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Open Source
1 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 6 (27.27%) Wiki
3 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Animation
4 1 (4.55%) W3C
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) MVC
3 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (27.27%) SOA
4 6 (27.27%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) Pair Programming
5 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
5 5 (22.73%) Workflow
6 4 (18.18%) Web Design
6 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) SEO
7 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) Coaching
8 1 (4.55%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) PHP
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) C
5 2 (9.09%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
1 7 (31.82%) Vagrant
1 7 (31.82%) Graphite
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe
1 1 (4.55%) HP