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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank 567 710 867
Rank change year-on-year
+143 +157
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 353 187 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.17% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.03% 1.03% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 239 168 11
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.98%

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
17377 18136 16257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 16.20% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14595 14832 13860
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +152 341 £50,000 +11.11% 85
London +113 184 £52,500 -4.54% 48
South East +48 89 £50,000 +48.14% 16
Hampshire +36 37 £52,500 - 3
North West +23 27 £33,750 +35.00% 11
Southampton +11 21 £50,000 - 1
City of London -5 21 £53,750 +19.44% 10
Yorkshire - 17 £42,500 -
Manchester +19 16 £32,500 +8.33% 5
Leeds - 15 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 15 £47,500 -
Kent +28 13 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Berkshire +12 12 £48,000 +60.00% 5
Basingstoke - 12 £57,500 - 2
East of England +8 10 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Oxfordshire - 10 £45,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +7 9 £45,000 -37.93% 3
Watford - 9 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +11 7 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Oxford - 7 - - 2
West Midlands - 7 £27,000 - 2
Cheshire +9 6 £45,000 - 5
Surrey - 6 £42,500 - 2
Scotland - 6 £40,000 - 1
Warrington - 6 £45,000 - 2
Liverpool +15 5 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Merseyside +11 5 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Edinburgh - 5 £40,750 - 1
East Midlands +18 4 £22,000 -26.66% 2
Nottinghamshire +1 4 £22,000 -26.66%

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 579 (92.64%) JavaScript
2 565 (90.40%) HTML
3 533 (85.28%) CSS
4 381 (60.96%) HTML5
5 351 (56.16%) CSS3
6 335 (53.60%) Git (software)
7 328 (52.48%) Sass
7 328 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
8 324 (51.84%) AngularJS
9 323 (51.68%) jQuery
10 243 (38.88%) MVC
11 238 (38.08%) Node.js
12 201 (32.16%) Backbone.js
13 196 (31.36%) TDD
14 186 (29.76%) Responsive Web Design
15 164 (26.24%) Bower
16 149 (23.84%) Subversion
17 146 (23.36%) Scrum
18 144 (23.04%) PHP
19 132 (21.12%) User Experience
20 127 (20.32%) OO
21 126 (20.16%) .NET
22 123 (19.68%) LESS
23 122 (19.52%) JSON
24 120 (19.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 115 (18.40%) RESTful
26 108 (17.28%) Web Services
27 104 (16.64%) Jasmine
28 99 (15.84%) Web Development
29 91 (14.56%) Jenkins

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 238 (38.08%) Node.js
2 38 (6.08%) CMS
3 37 (5.92%) WordPress
4 20 (3.20%) Drupal
5 18 (2.88%) Umbraco
6 15 (2.40%) nginx
7 11 (1.76%) Apache Solr
8 9 (1.44%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.28%) Apache
10 7 (1.12%) IIS
11 5 (0.80%) Confluence
12 4 (0.64%) Adobe CQ
13 3 (0.48%) Gunicorn
13 3 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.48%) ExpressionEngine
13 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.32%) SAS
14 2 (0.32%) Joomla!
Applications
1 74 (11.84%) Photoshop
2 18 (2.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (1.44%) GIMP
4 8 (1.28%) Fireworks
4 8 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.80%) MS Excel
6 2 (0.32%) Maya
7 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 23 (3.68%) Magento
2 8 (1.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.76%) GitHub
3 6 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.96%) SaaS
4 4 (0.64%) PaaS
4 4 (0.64%) IaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.16%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.16%) Yammer
6 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.16%) Heroku
6 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.72%) Internet
2 23 (3.68%) HTTP
3 13 (2.08%) SSH
4 9 (1.44%) DAB
5 4 (0.64%) LDAP
6 2 (0.32%) SMTP
6 2 (0.32%) FTP
6 2 (0.32%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.16%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.16%) SSL
7 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.08%) MySQL
2 29 (4.64%) MongoDB
3 22 (3.52%) NoSQL
4 17 (2.72%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.24%) Redis
6 10 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.44%) Riak
8 7 (1.12%) Couchbase
8 7 (1.12%) SQL Server
9 6 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (0.80%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.64%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.48%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.32%) Big Data
14 1 (0.16%) Triplestore
14 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.16%) QlikView
14 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 335 (53.60%) Git (software)
2 164 (26.24%) Bower
3 149 (23.84%) Subversion
4 104 (16.64%) Jasmine
5 91 (14.56%) Jenkins
6 90 (14.40%) Karma Test Runner
7 86 (13.76%) Mocha
8 83 (13.28%) PhantomJS
9 46 (7.36%) JIRA
10 43 (6.88%) Yeoman
11 33 (5.28%) Selenium
12 24 (3.84%) Maven
13 23 (3.68%) Appium
14 22 (3.52%) Sinon.JS
15 16 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (2.08%) Mercurial
17 12 (1.92%) QUnit
18 10 (1.60%) Bitbucket
19 9 (1.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
19 9 (1.44%) PHPUnit
General
1 90 (14.40%) Finance
2 80 (12.80%) Marketing
3 47 (7.52%) Games
4 36 (5.76%) Advertising
5 22 (3.52%) Retail
6 12 (1.92%) Banking
7 8 (1.28%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.12%) Publishing
9 5 (0.80%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.80%) Law
10 4 (0.64%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.48%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.32%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Front Office
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 535 (85.60%) Developer
2 271 (43.36%) Front-End Developer
3 108 (17.28%) Web Developer
4 100 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 82 (13.12%) JavaScript Developer
6 51 (8.16%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 44 (7.04%) Lead Developer
8 43 (6.88%) UI Developer
8 43 (6.88%) UI Programmer
9 36 (5.76%) PHP Developer
10 34 (5.44%) Front-End Web Developer
11 24 (3.84%) Senior Web Developer
12 20 (3.20%) Software Engineer
13 19 (3.04%) Junior
13 19 (3.04%) Senior UI Developer
14 16 (2.56%) Junior Developer
15 14 (2.24%) .NET Developer
15 14 (2.24%) Mobile Developer
16 12 (1.92%) Development Manager
16 12 (1.92%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 565 (90.40%) HTML
2 533 (85.28%) CSS
3 381 (60.96%) HTML5
4 351 (56.16%) CSS3
5 328 (52.48%) Sass
6 324 (51.84%) AngularJS
7 323 (51.68%) jQuery
8 201 (32.16%) Backbone.js
9 126 (20.16%) .NET
10 123 (19.68%) LESS
11 122 (19.52%) JSON
12 120 (19.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 115 (18.40%) RESTful
14 108 (17.28%) Web Services
15 85 (13.60%) KnockoutJS
16 79 (12.64%) Ember.js
17 73 (11.68%) REST
18 72 (11.52%) .NET Framework
19 63 (10.08%) XML
20 62 (9.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 132 (21.12%) User Experience
2 83 (13.28%) Open Source
3 75 (12.00%) Blog
4 74 (11.84%) Mobile App
5 29 (4.64%) Visualisation
6 24 (3.84%) Computer Science
6 24 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (2.88%) W3C
8 14 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (2.08%) Digital Media
10 11 (1.76%) Social Media
10 11 (1.76%) Animation
11 10 (1.60%) Mobile Games
11 10 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.44%) Wiki
13 8 (1.28%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.64%) Equities
14 4 (0.64%) Streaming Video
14 4 (0.64%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.64%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.48%) Linux
2 36 (5.76%) Android
3 34 (5.44%) Apple iOS
4 22 (3.52%) Windows
5 12 (1.92%) UNIX
6 11 (1.76%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.80%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.64%) CentOS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.16%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (38.88%) MVC
3 196 (31.36%) TDD
4 186 (29.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 146 (23.36%) Scrum
6 127 (20.32%) OO
7 99 (15.84%) Web Development
8 85 (13.60%) MVVM
9 74 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (11.52%) Refactoring
11 67 (10.72%) Web Accessibility
12 65 (10.40%) E-Commerce
12 65 (10.40%) Mentoring
13 62 (9.92%) Software Engineering
14 53 (8.48%) Unit Testing
15 51 (8.16%) BDD
15 51 (8.16%) Web Design
16 37 (5.92%) OOP
17 27 (4.32%) SEO
18 23 (3.68%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 579 (92.64%) JavaScript
2 144 (23.04%) PHP
3 47 (7.52%) Java
4 44 (7.04%) SQL
5 36 (5.76%) Ruby
6 31 (4.96%) C#
7 28 (4.48%) PHP5
8 21 (3.36%) Python
9 14 (2.24%) C
10 9 (1.44%) ActionScript
11 8 (1.28%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.96%) C++
14 5 (0.80%) ECMAScript
14 5 (0.80%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (0.64%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.64%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.48%) Smalltalk
16 3 (0.48%) Lua
17 1 (0.16%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 28 (4.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.16%) AAT
2 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.20%) QA
2 9 (1.44%) WAI
3 7 (1.12%) WCAG
4 4 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.80%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (3.36%) Vagrant
2 15 (2.40%) Puppet
3 12 (1.92%) Graphite
4 9 (1.44%) cPanel
5 6 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.64%) Ansible
7 3 (0.48%) StatsD
8 1 (0.16%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 45 (7.20%) Zend
2 25 (4.00%) Twitter
3 23 (3.68%) Google
4 20 (3.20%) Adobe
5 19 (3.04%) Facebook
6 12 (1.92%) Sitecore
7 10 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.12%) Rackspace
9 6 (0.96%) Microsoft
9 6 (0.96%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.96%) Eloqua
10 5 (0.80%) Assembla
11 4 (0.64%) Sencha
11 4 (0.64%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.48%) Appcelerator
13 2 (0.32%) VMware
13 2 (0.32%) Cognizant
14 1 (0.16%) CODA
14 1 (0.16%) HP
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Great Career Growth, Bonus, Benefits
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London
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Nakama
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Central London / West End
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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