The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank 415 735 843
Rank change year-on-year
+320 +108
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 643 176 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.15% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.35% 0.95% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 508 161 37
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -12.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -33.33%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19174 18524 16190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.32% 16.12% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16303 15346 13789
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Grunt
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grunt within the UK.

Grunt Salary Trend in the UK

Grunt
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grunt over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Grunt Salary Histogram in the UK

Grunt
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
England +309 604 £47,500 +5.55% 84
London +208 336 £55,000 - 46
South East +129 141 £42,250 +48.24% 11
North West +36 46 £37,500 +7.14% 10
East Sussex +42 40 £28,500 - 2
Brighton +45 38 £28,500 - 2
City of London +26 35 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Hampshire +53 29 £42,500 +63.46% 5
East of England +25 29 £40,000 -11.11%
Berkshire +32 27 £50,000 +100.00%
Yorkshire +21 27 £47,500 +26.66% 7
Cheshire +11 22 £47,500 +35.71% 3
West Yorkshire +19 20 £47,500 +22.58% 4
Manchester +11 20 £37,500 - 6
Leeds +25 19 £47,500 +18.75% 3
West Sussex - 18 £42,000 - 2
Southampton +22 17 £42,500 +63.46% 3
Cambridgeshire +20 15 £40,000 -20.00%
Cambridge +23 14 £40,000 -20.00%
Warrington - 14 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -8 13 £30,000 -14.28% 4
South West +2 12 £40,000 +12.67% 2
Slough - 12 £50,000 -
Crawley - 12 £42,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +4 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Scotland -4 9 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 9 £40,000 +60.00%
Essex - 9 £22,500 -
Reading - 9 £65,000 -
Glasgow +1 7 £35,500 -5.33%

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 971 (91.60%) HTML
1 971 (91.60%) JavaScript
2 916 (86.42%) CSS
3 653 (61.60%) HTML5
4 574 (54.15%) AngularJS
5 562 (53.02%) Git (software)
6 550 (51.89%) CSS3
7 521 (49.15%) jQuery
8 515 (48.58%) Agile Software Development
9 504 (47.55%) Sass
10 401 (37.83%) Node.js
11 358 (33.77%) Bower
12 334 (31.51%) gulp
13 331 (31.23%) PHP
14 300 (28.30%) TDD
15 270 (25.47%) Backbone.js
16 261 (24.62%) MVC
17 247 (23.30%) User Experience
18 245 (23.11%) OO
19 242 (22.83%) LESS
20 210 (19.81%) Responsive Web Design
21 203 (19.15%) Java
22 172 (16.23%) Jasmine
23 170 (16.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 168 (15.85%) MySQL
25 163 (15.38%) Scrum
26 161 (15.19%) Web Development
27 154 (14.53%) Subversion
28 152 (14.34%) Software Engineering
29 144 (13.58%) React

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 401 (37.83%) Node.js
2 106 (10.00%) CMS
3 103 (9.72%) WordPress
4 93 (8.77%) Apache
5 47 (4.43%) nginx
6 37 (3.49%) Drupal
7 34 (3.21%) Tomcat
8 26 (2.45%) OpenStack
8 26 (2.45%) Apache Spark
9 24 (2.26%) Jetty
10 15 (1.42%) Umbraco
10 15 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (0.66%) Joomla!
13 6 (0.57%) ExpressionEngine
13 6 (0.57%) Confluence
14 5 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.28%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.28%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.19%) IIS
Applications
1 99 (9.34%) Photoshop
2 53 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (0.94%) Fireworks
5 7 (0.66%) InDesign
6 6 (0.57%) MS Excel
7 5 (0.47%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
7 5 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.094%) GIMP
8 1 (0.094%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 43 (4.06%) Magento
2 12 (1.13%) JDE OneWorld
3 3 (0.28%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 101 (9.53%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (4.34%) GitHub
3 32 (3.02%) IaaS
4 31 (2.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 24 (2.26%) Sumo Logic
5 24 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (1.89%) SaaS
6 20 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.47%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.47%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.38%) Google Compute Engine
9 4 (0.38%) Firebase
10 3 (0.28%) Trello
10 3 (0.28%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.19%) PaaS
11 2 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 69 (6.51%) HTTP
2 67 (6.32%) Internet
3 46 (4.34%) DNS
4 14 (1.32%) SSL
5 9 (0.85%) Network Security
6 7 (0.66%) SSH
7 5 (0.47%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.38%) PuTTY
9 3 (0.28%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.19%) LDAP
10 2 (0.19%) VoIP
11 1 (0.094%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (15.85%) MySQL
2 132 (12.45%) MongoDB
3 86 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 67 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
5 66 (6.23%) Redis
6 55 (5.19%) Relational Database
7 35 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 29 (2.74%) Hadoop
9 26 (2.45%) HBase
10 25 (2.36%) Riak
11 22 (2.08%) SQL Server
12 20 (1.89%) Big Data
13 14 (1.32%) CouchDB
14 10 (0.94%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.75%) Couchbase
16 4 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
17 3 (0.28%) JasperReports
18 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
18 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database
19 1 (0.094%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 562 (53.02%) Git (software)
2 358 (33.77%) Bower
3 334 (31.51%) gulp
4 172 (16.23%) Jasmine
5 154 (14.53%) Subversion
6 126 (11.89%) Jenkins
7 107 (10.09%) Maven
8 89 (8.40%) Karma Test Runner
9 86 (8.11%) Mocha
10 63 (5.94%) Selenium
11 51 (4.81%) JIRA
12 50 (4.72%) Yeoman
13 49 (4.62%) PhantomJS
14 33 (3.11%) Cucumber
15 30 (2.83%) Gradle
16 29 (2.74%) webpack
17 28 (2.64%) PHPUnit
17 28 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (1.89%) Ant
19 18 (1.70%) Bitbucket
General
1 120 (11.32%) Marketing
2 91 (8.58%) Finance
3 74 (6.98%) Games
4 33 (3.11%) Retail
5 18 (1.70%) Advertising
6 17 (1.60%) Law
7 11 (1.04%) Banking
8 9 (0.85%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.75%) Music Industry
10 7 (0.66%) Legal
11 5 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.28%) Electronics
12 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.28%) Publishing
13 2 (0.19%) Front Office
13 2 (0.19%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.094%) Automotive
14 1 (0.094%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.094%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 918 (86.60%) Developer
2 459 (43.30%) Front-End Developer
3 199 (18.77%) Web Developer
4 181 (17.08%) Senior Developer
5 142 (13.40%) JavaScript Developer
6 85 (8.02%) PHP Developer
7 82 (7.74%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 78 (7.36%) Front-End Web Developer
9 60 (5.66%) UI Programmer
9 60 (5.66%) UI Developer
10 37 (3.49%) Lead Developer
11 34 (3.21%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 32 (3.02%) Web Engineer
13 31 (2.92%) Software Engineer
14 28 (2.64%) Senior Web Developer
15 26 (2.45%) Architect
16 23 (2.17%) Java Developer
17 22 (2.08%) Full Stack Developer
18 21 (1.98%) Applications Developer
19 20 (1.89%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 971 (91.60%) HTML
2 916 (86.42%) CSS
3 653 (61.60%) HTML5
4 574 (54.15%) AngularJS
5 550 (51.89%) CSS3
6 521 (49.15%) jQuery
7 504 (47.55%) Sass
8 270 (25.47%) Backbone.js
9 242 (22.83%) LESS
10 170 (16.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 144 (13.58%) React
12 141 (13.30%) REST
13 138 (13.02%) .NET
14 133 (12.55%) JSON
14 133 (12.55%) Ember.js
15 129 (12.17%) Web Services
16 127 (11.98%) RESTful
17 119 (11.23%) XML
18 104 (9.81%) Ajax
19 82 (7.74%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 247 (23.30%) User Experience
2 78 (7.36%) Computer Science
3 57 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 47 (4.43%) Blog
5 36 (3.40%) Visualisation
6 32 (3.02%) Replication
7 22 (2.08%) Client/Server
8 19 (1.79%) Mathematics
9 18 (1.70%) Social Media
9 18 (1.70%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.60%) Graphic Design
11 15 (1.42%) Online Games
12 13 (1.23%) W3C
13 12 (1.13%) iPad
13 12 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (1.04%) Physics
14 11 (1.04%) Derivative
15 10 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
15 10 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (0.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 137 (12.92%) Linux
2 44 (4.15%) Android
3 42 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 30 (2.83%) UNIX
5 26 (2.45%) CoreOS
6 18 (1.70%) Windows
7 6 (0.57%) CentOS
8 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.094%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (48.58%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (28.30%) TDD
3 261 (24.62%) MVC
4 245 (23.11%) OO
5 210 (19.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 163 (15.38%) Scrum
7 161 (15.19%) Web Development
8 152 (14.34%) Software Engineering
9 141 (13.30%) E-Commerce
10 130 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
11 105 (9.91%) Unit Testing
12 102 (9.62%) BDD
13 88 (8.30%) Open Source
14 87 (8.21%) Web Design
15 75 (7.08%) OOP
16 71 (6.70%) DevOps
17 66 (6.23%) MVVM
18 63 (5.94%) Web Accessibility
19 62 (5.85%) Mentoring
20 46 (4.34%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 971 (91.60%) JavaScript
2 331 (31.23%) PHP
3 203 (19.15%) Java
4 132 (12.45%) Ruby
5 130 (12.26%) Python
6 114 (10.75%) C#
7 91 (8.58%) SQL
8 58 (5.47%) Bash Shell
9 41 (3.87%) Shell Script
10 39 (3.68%) C++
11 37 (3.49%) PHP5
12 34 (3.21%) Go
13 33 (3.11%) Scala
14 23 (2.17%) Objective-C
15 17 (1.60%) Apple Swift
16 13 (1.23%) ActionScript
17 12 (1.13%) T-SQL
17 12 (1.13%) Lua
18 11 (1.04%) Perl
19 10 (0.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 120 (11.32%) Degree
2 1 (0.094%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.58%) QA
2 7 (0.66%) WAI
3 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.28%) WCAG
5 1 (0.094%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (3.40%) Docker
2 32 (3.02%) Varnish
3 27 (2.55%) VirtualBox
4 26 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (2.45%) HDFS
5 9 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 60 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 59 (5.57%) Vagrant
3 57 (5.38%) Puppet
4 52 (4.91%) Ansible
5 28 (2.64%) Salt
6 26 (2.45%) Kubernetes
7 24 (2.26%) Nagios
7 24 (2.26%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.38%) Mesos
9 3 (0.28%) cPanel
10 1 (0.094%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.094%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 75 (7.08%) Google
2 65 (6.13%) Adobe
3 51 (4.81%) Rackspace
4 48 (4.53%) Zend
5 41 (3.87%) Oracle
6 36 (3.40%) Splunk
7 28 (2.64%) SaltStack
8 26 (2.45%) VMware
9 24 (2.26%) New Relic
10 23 (2.17%) Facebook
11 14 (1.32%) Twitter
12 12 (1.13%) Sitecore
13 11 (1.04%) Microsoft
14 9 (0.85%) Perforce
15 7 (0.66%) Apple
15 7 (0.66%) Cisco
16 6 (0.57%) Juniper
17 5 (0.47%) CODA
18 4 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
18 4 (0.38%) EPiServer
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 5% bonus + benefits
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