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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grunt
Rank 456 598 782
Rank change year-on-year
+142 +184
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 637 403 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.36% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.40% 2.22% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 560 292 198
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +12.58%

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
18716 18191 19243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.11% 16.38% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16080 15259 15932
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 29 April 2016 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 29 April 2016. 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 +139 618 £50,000 - 105
London +128 385 £52,500 - 69
South East +19 77 £47,500 -5.00% 11
City of London +74 52 £50,000 -13.04% 9
West Midlands +10 34 £50,000 +81.81% 5
North West +13 33 £40,000 +18.51% 7
Yorkshire +29 29 £34,000 -28.42% 6
West Yorkshire +24 28 £34,000 -28.42% 6
Leeds +19 27 £34,000 -28.42% 6
South West +19 24 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Oxfordshire +14 22 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Hampshire +2 22 £42,500 -22.72% 5
Manchester +10 21 £37,500 +15.38% 6
East of England +14 20 £32,500 -27.77% 4
Oxford +24 19 £50,000 - 1
Bristol +10 15 £33,750 -3.57% 3
Scotland +3 14 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Southampton +1 14 £50,000 - 5
Warwick - 14 £50,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 14 £50,000 - 3
Cambridge +27 12 £30,250 -28.82% 1
Berkshire +8 12 £68,125 +60.29% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 12 £30,250 -28.82% 1
North East +8 10 £32,500 -53.23%
East Sussex +31 9 £47,500 +69.64%
Brighton +21 9 £47,500 +69.64%
Redditch - 8 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 8 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire +9 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Glasgow - 7 £34,000 - 1

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1144 (94.62%) JavaScript
2 1068 (88.34%) CSS
3 1053 (87.10%) HTML
4 818 (67.66%) HTML5
5 732 (60.55%) AngularJS
6 706 (58.40%) Sass
7 695 (57.49%) CSS3
8 651 (53.85%) gulp
9 644 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
10 610 (50.45%) Front End Development
11 590 (48.80%) Git (software)
12 578 (47.81%) jQuery
12 578 (47.81%) Node.js
13 411 (34.00%) Web Development
14 406 (33.58%) User Experience
15 376 (31.10%) LESS
16 352 (29.11%) PHP
17 327 (27.05%) TDD
18 294 (24.32%) Bower
19 282 (23.33%) React
20 274 (22.66%) MVC
21 265 (21.92%) Backbone.js
22 254 (21.01%) Jasmine
23 238 (19.69%) OO
24 231 (19.11%) Responsive Web Design
25 223 (18.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 202 (16.71%) Photoshop
27 190 (15.72%) E-Commerce
28 188 (15.55%) MySQL
29 173 (14.31%) Java

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 578 (47.81%) Node.js
2 148 (12.24%) CMS
3 79 (6.53%) WordPress
4 28 (2.32%) Drupal
5 21 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
6 19 (1.57%) Apache
6 19 (1.57%) Umbraco
7 16 (1.32%) Confluence
7 16 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (1.24%) SharePoint
9 13 (1.08%) nginx
10 10 (0.83%) ExpressionEngine
11 9 (0.74%) Apache Solr
11 9 (0.74%) IIS
12 8 (0.66%) Joomla!
13 6 (0.50%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.33%) JBoss
15 3 (0.25%) Apache Spark
16 2 (0.17%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 202 (16.71%) Photoshop
2 74 (6.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (1.74%) Gliffy
3 21 (1.74%) OmniGraffle
4 9 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.50%) GIMP
5 6 (0.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (0.17%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 42 (3.47%) Magento
2 2 (0.17%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.083%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.083%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.083%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.083%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.083%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 145 (11.99%) GitHub
2 93 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (2.89%) SaaS
4 24 (1.99%) Amazon S3
5 22 (1.82%) CloudFront
5 22 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.74%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.41%) IaaS
9 4 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.25%) MailChimp
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.17%) Heroku
11 2 (0.17%) PaaS
12 1 (0.083%) Firebase
12 1 (0.083%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.64%) Internet
2 33 (2.73%) HTTP
3 18 (1.49%) Intranet
4 15 (1.24%) HTTPS
5 10 (0.83%) SSH
6 5 (0.41%) FTP
6 5 (0.41%) SMTP
7 4 (0.33%) Extranet
7 4 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.17%) DNS
8 2 (0.17%) DVB
8 2 (0.17%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.083%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (15.55%) MySQL
2 98 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 58 (4.80%) NoSQL
4 54 (4.47%) SQL Server
5 38 (3.14%) Redis
6 26 (2.15%) Relational Database
7 23 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (1.74%) CouchDB
9 16 (1.32%) Big Data
10 13 (1.08%) MariaDB
11 7 (0.58%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.25%) MarkLogic
14 3 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.17%) InfluxDB
15 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (0.17%) Triplestore
16 1 (0.083%) DB2
Development Applications
1 651 (53.85%) gulp
2 590 (48.80%) Git (software)
3 294 (24.32%) Bower
4 254 (21.01%) Jasmine
5 128 (10.59%) Subversion
6 123 (10.17%) Karma Test Runner
7 106 (8.77%) Jenkins
8 83 (6.87%) Mocha
9 65 (5.38%) Selenium
10 52 (4.30%) TeamCity
11 45 (3.72%) Maven
12 44 (3.64%) JIRA
13 40 (3.31%) Protractor
13 40 (3.31%) webpack
14 37 (3.06%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 28 (2.32%) Babel
16 25 (2.07%) Ant
17 24 (1.99%) Bitbucket
18 22 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
19 19 (1.57%) Vagrant
General
1 150 (12.41%) Finance
2 82 (6.78%) Marketing
3 74 (6.12%) Games
3 74 (6.12%) Retail
4 41 (3.39%) Advertising
4 41 (3.39%) Law
5 32 (2.65%) Financial Institution
5 32 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.57%) Legal
7 12 (0.99%) Banking
8 11 (0.91%) Brand Awareness
8 11 (0.91%) Publishing
9 10 (0.83%) Automotive
10 9 (0.74%) Electronics
10 9 (0.74%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.66%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.33%) Back Office
13 4 (0.33%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1093 (90.41%) Developer
2 499 (41.27%) JavaScript Developer
3 478 (39.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 291 (24.07%) HTML Developer
5 235 (19.44%) Senior Developer
6 224 (18.53%) HTML CSS Developer
7 193 (15.96%) Web Developer
8 177 (14.64%) Angular Developer
9 117 (9.68%) UI Developer
10 111 (9.18%) PHP Developer
11 98 (8.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 95 (7.86%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 76 (6.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 68 (5.62%) Full Stack Developer
15 54 (4.47%) Node.js Developer
16 52 (4.30%) Applications Developer
17 48 (3.97%) MySQL Developer
18 43 (3.56%) Lead Developer
19 40 (3.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
20 38 (3.14%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1068 (88.34%) CSS
2 1053 (87.10%) HTML
3 818 (67.66%) HTML5
4 732 (60.55%) AngularJS
5 706 (58.40%) Sass
6 695 (57.49%) CSS3
7 578 (47.81%) jQuery
8 376 (31.10%) LESS
9 282 (23.33%) React
10 265 (21.92%) Backbone.js
11 223 (18.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 154 (12.74%) Ajax
13 146 (12.08%) .NET
14 145 (11.99%) JSON
15 141 (11.66%) RequireJS
16 138 (11.41%) Ember.js
16 138 (11.41%) RESTful
17 135 (11.17%) D3.js
18 106 (8.77%) Web Services
19 103 (8.52%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 406 (33.58%) User Experience
2 72 (5.96%) Mobile App
3 71 (5.87%) Computer Science
4 57 (4.71%) Visualisation
5 41 (3.39%) iPhone
6 37 (3.06%) Fintech
7 30 (2.48%) Mathematics
8 26 (2.15%) Social Media
9 25 (2.07%) PlayStation
10 22 (1.82%) W3C
11 20 (1.65%) Online Games
12 19 (1.57%) Blog
13 17 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (1.41%) FMCG
13 17 (1.41%) iPad
14 16 (1.32%) Digital Media
15 14 (1.16%) Animation
16 13 (1.08%) e-Learning
17 10 (0.83%) Internet of Things
18 8 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 114 (9.43%) Linux
2 46 (3.80%) Unix
3 37 (3.06%) Android
4 30 (2.48%) Windows
5 21 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.24%) Mac OS X
7 13 (1.08%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.91%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.91%) VMS
9 3 (0.25%) CentOS
10 1 (0.083%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 644 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
2 610 (50.45%) Front End Development
3 411 (34.00%) Web Development
4 327 (27.05%) TDD
5 274 (22.66%) MVC
6 238 (19.69%) OO
7 231 (19.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 190 (15.72%) E-Commerce
9 146 (12.08%) BDD
9 146 (12.08%) Web Design
10 145 (11.99%) Unit Testing
11 144 (11.91%) Software Engineering
12 136 (11.25%) Scrum
13 131 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
14 97 (8.02%) Analytics
15 79 (6.53%) OOP
16 72 (5.96%) Mobile First
17 66 (5.46%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
18 65 (5.38%) Open Source
19 55 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1144 (94.62%) JavaScript
2 352 (29.11%) PHP
3 173 (14.31%) Java
4 104 (8.60%) C#
5 102 (8.44%) Python
6 84 (6.95%) SQL
7 67 (5.54%) ES6
8 57 (4.71%) Ruby
9 44 (3.64%) C++
10 38 (3.14%) TypeScript
11 28 (2.32%) ActionScript
12 22 (1.82%) Scala
13 16 (1.32%) Objective-C
13 16 (1.32%) Perl
14 15 (1.24%) Shell Script
15 14 (1.16%) CoffeeScript
16 13 (1.08%) XAML
17 10 (0.83%) ECMAScript
18 9 (0.74%) VB.NET
19 6 (0.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 95 (7.86%) Degree
2 26 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.33%) PhD
5 3 (0.25%) MBA
6 1 (0.083%) MCSA
6 1 (0.083%) MCSE
6 1 (0.083%) MCTS
6 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.88%) QA
2 18 (1.49%) WCAG
3 16 (1.32%) WAI
System Software
1 44 (3.64%) Docker
2 15 (1.24%) Varnish
3 3 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.25%) HDFS
3 3 (0.25%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.083%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (0.83%) Ansible
2 9 (0.74%) Puppet
3 5 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.41%) Salt
4 2 (0.17%) Packer
4 2 (0.17%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.083%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.083%) Nagios
5 1 (0.083%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 120 (9.93%) Adobe
2 84 (6.95%) Zend
3 51 (4.22%) Google
4 26 (2.15%) Microsoft
5 23 (1.90%) Sitecore
6 18 (1.49%) Sony
6 18 (1.49%) Virgin Media
7 15 (1.24%) EPiServer
8 11 (0.91%) Appcelerator
9 10 (0.83%) Twitter
10 8 (0.66%) Oracle
10 8 (0.66%) Rackspace
11 6 (0.50%) ATG
11 6 (0.50%) CODA
11 6 (0.50%) hybris
11 6 (0.50%) Maxymiser
11 6 (0.50%) Venda
12 5 (0.41%) SaltStack
12 5 (0.41%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.33%) WorldPay
West London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Salary Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
33-6 Consultancy Limited
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 10% bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Knowit
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Aquent
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + benefits, unlimited holiday, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £100000.00 - £200000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Top Training
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago