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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 720 822 894
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +72
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 171 67 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.062% 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.95% 0.41% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 150 51 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% +26.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
-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
17930 16253 16822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.93% 15.14% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14774 13796 14481
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 1 October 2014 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 1 October 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
England +82 165 £45,000 -16.27% 38
London +64 97 £53,750 +7.50% 21
City of London +28 28 £51,250 -7.65% 6
North West +2 18 £35,000 +16.66% 5
South East +19 17 £28,500 -28.75% 8
Manchester -10 12 £36,250 +20.83% 3
East of England -17 10 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Yorkshire - 10 £23,500 - 1
South West - 9 £42,500 - 2
South Yorkshire - 8 £22,500 - 1
Brighton -6 7 £28,500 -28.75%
East Sussex -15 7 £28,500 -28.75%
Hertfordshire -28 7 £45,000 -28.00%
Sheffield - 7 £22,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 6 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 6 £35,000 - 2
Hampshire - 5 £26,000 - 3
Southampton - 5 £26,000 - 2
Bournemouth - 4 £42,500 -
Exeter - 4 £42,500 - 2
Devon - 4 £42,500 - 2
Dorset - 4 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £35,000 -
Scotland - 4 £29,500 - 1
Glasgow - 3 £29,500 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £25,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £25,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Leeds - 2 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £45,000 - 1

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 393 (93.13%) JavaScript
2 385 (91.23%) HTML
3 356 (84.36%) CSS
4 274 (64.93%) HTML5
5 221 (52.37%) Sass
6 218 (51.66%) jQuery
7 217 (51.42%) AngularJS
8 191 (45.26%) Backbone.js
9 181 (42.89%) Git (software)
10 175 (41.47%) Node.js
11 174 (41.23%) CSS3
12 152 (36.02%) Agile Software Development
13 131 (31.04%) MVC
14 123 (29.15%) Jasmine
15 103 (24.41%) LESS
16 92 (21.80%) PHP
17 90 (21.33%) Unit Testing
17 90 (21.33%) Responsive Web Design
17 90 (21.33%) User Experience
18 87 (20.62%) TDD
18 87 (20.62%) OO
19 73 (17.30%) Subversion
20 71 (16.82%) Web Development
21 64 (15.17%) E-Commerce
22 60 (14.22%) Bower
23 59 (13.98%) Ajax
24 58 (13.74%) Ember.js
25 54 (12.80%) Karma Test Runner
25 54 (12.80%) Mocha
26 50 (11.85%) Java

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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
1 175 (41.47%) Node.js
2 38 (9.00%) WordPress
3 33 (7.82%) CMS
4 13 (3.08%) nginx
5 11 (2.61%) Drupal
6 10 (2.37%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.66%) Apache
9 6 (1.42%) IIS
10 4 (0.95%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.71%) Kentico
11 3 (0.71%) Confluence
11 3 (0.71%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.47%) lighttpd
12 2 (0.47%) Gunicorn
13 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (9.72%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.61%) Fireworks
3 8 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.66%) Maya
5 1 (0.24%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 10 (2.37%) Magento
2 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.47%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.13%) SaaS
3 3 (0.71%) Basecamp
3 3 (0.71%) GitHub
3 3 (0.71%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.43%) Internet
2 33 (7.82%) HTTP
3 11 (2.61%) FTP
4 10 (2.37%) SMTP
4 10 (2.37%) SSH
5 4 (0.95%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.71%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.92%) MySQL
2 18 (4.27%) Big Data
3 15 (3.55%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.90%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.66%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.18%) Redis
7 5 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.24%) Riak
10 1 (0.24%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 181 (42.89%) Git (software)
2 123 (29.15%) Jasmine
3 73 (17.30%) Subversion
4 60 (14.22%) Bower
5 54 (12.80%) Karma Test Runner
5 54 (12.80%) Mocha
6 44 (10.43%) PhantomJS
7 41 (9.72%) QUnit
8 34 (8.06%) Jenkins
9 27 (6.40%) Visual Studio
9 27 (6.40%) JIRA
10 24 (5.69%) Yeoman
11 22 (5.21%) JSHint
12 21 (4.98%) Cucumber
12 21 (4.98%) Mercurial
13 16 (3.79%) Selenium
14 13 (3.08%) Redmine
14 13 (3.08%) CruiseControl
15 8 (1.90%) Firebug
15 8 (1.90%) Fiddler
General
1 46 (10.90%) Finance
2 44 (10.43%) Games
3 37 (8.77%) Marketing
4 25 (5.92%) Advertising
5 11 (2.61%) Retail
5 11 (2.61%) Publishing
6 10 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.13%) Banking
8 7 (1.66%) Automotive
9 5 (1.18%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.18%) Swedish Language
10 3 (0.71%) Legal
10 3 (0.71%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.47%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 368 (87.20%) Developer
2 198 (46.92%) Front-End Developer
3 95 (22.51%) Senior Developer
4 78 (18.48%) Web Developer
5 72 (17.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 52 (12.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 21 (4.98%) Front-End Web Developer
8 20 (4.74%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 15 (3.55%) Designer
9 15 (3.55%) Senior Web Developer
10 14 (3.32%) Lead Developer
10 14 (3.32%) Applications Developer
10 14 (3.32%) UI Developer
10 14 (3.32%) UI Programmer
11 12 (2.84%) Java Developer
12 11 (2.61%) Web Applications Developer
13 9 (2.13%) UX Developer
13 9 (2.13%) PHP Developer
13 9 (2.13%) Analyst
14 8 (1.90%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (91.23%) HTML
2 356 (84.36%) CSS
3 274 (64.93%) HTML5
4 221 (52.37%) Sass
5 218 (51.66%) jQuery
6 217 (51.42%) AngularJS
7 191 (45.26%) Backbone.js
8 174 (41.23%) CSS3
9 103 (24.41%) LESS
10 59 (13.98%) Ajax
11 58 (13.74%) Ember.js
12 49 (11.61%) .NET
13 48 (11.37%) REST
14 47 (11.14%) KnockoutJS
15 44 (10.43%) JSON
16 43 (10.19%) Web Services
17 39 (9.24%) Semantic HTML
18 38 (9.00%) XML
19 32 (7.58%) ASP.NET
19 32 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 90 (21.33%) User Experience
2 47 (11.14%) Mobile App
3 44 (10.43%) Open Source
4 30 (7.11%) Animation
5 25 (5.92%) Computer Science
6 24 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (4.03%) Social Media
9 8 (1.90%) Arduino
10 7 (1.66%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.66%) Graphic Design
11 6 (1.42%) Online Games
11 6 (1.42%) FMCG
11 6 (1.42%) iPhone
11 6 (1.42%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.42%) iPad
12 5 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (1.18%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.18%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.35%) Linux
2 30 (7.11%) Windows
3 20 (4.74%) Android
4 18 (4.27%) UNIX
5 15 (3.55%) Ubuntu
6 13 (3.08%) Debian
7 10 (2.37%) OpenBSD
7 10 (2.37%) FreeBSD
7 10 (2.37%) AIX
7 10 (2.37%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (36.02%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (31.04%) MVC
3 90 (21.33%) Unit Testing
3 90 (21.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 87 (20.62%) TDD
4 87 (20.62%) OO
5 71 (16.82%) Web Development
6 64 (15.17%) E-Commerce
7 50 (11.85%) Scrum
8 45 (10.66%) MVVM
9 31 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (7.11%) Software Engineering
10 30 (7.11%) SEO
11 24 (5.69%) BDD
12 23 (5.45%) Mentoring
12 23 (5.45%) OOP
13 22 (5.21%) Web Design
14 20 (4.74%) Workflow
15 16 (3.79%) Analytics
16 13 (3.08%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 393 (93.13%) JavaScript
2 92 (21.80%) PHP
3 50 (11.85%) Java
4 42 (9.95%) Python
5 39 (9.24%) C#
6 38 (9.00%) Ruby
7 21 (4.98%) SQL
8 13 (3.08%) VB.NET
9 12 (2.84%) C
10 11 (2.61%) ActionScript
11 8 (1.90%) ActionScript 3.0
12 7 (1.66%) ECMAScript
13 5 (1.18%) Scala
13 5 (1.18%) PHP5
14 3 (0.71%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.71%) VBA
14 3 (0.71%) C++
14 3 (0.71%) Delphi
15 2 (0.47%) Smalltalk
15 2 (0.47%) Lua
Qualifications
1 37 (8.77%) Degree
2 3 (0.71%) PhD
2 3 (0.71%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.45%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.66%) Varnish
2 2 (0.47%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (3.08%) Vagrant
2 7 (1.66%) Capistrano
3 5 (1.18%) Puppet
4 3 (0.71%) Ansible
5 2 (0.47%) StatsD
5 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.21%) Twitter
3 20 (4.74%) Adobe
4 16 (3.79%) Sencha
4 16 (3.79%) Facebook
5 15 (3.55%) Google
6 7 (1.66%) Oracle
6 7 (1.66%) Apple
7 6 (1.42%) EPiServer
7 6 (1.42%) Eloqua
8 5 (1.18%) Zend
9 4 (0.95%) JBoss
9 4 (0.95%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.71%) SAP
10 3 (0.71%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.47%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.24%) Bloomberg
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