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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 734 815 900
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +85
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 168 61 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.057% 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 0.38% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 148 48 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 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
-36.36% -

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
18414 16196 16856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.09% 15.18% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 13782 14539
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +89 160 £45,000 -12.62% 33
London +40 96 £55,000 +10.00% 22
City of London +28 30 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South East +2 17 £28,500 -28.75% 4
North West -6 17 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Manchester +6 11 £35,000 +16.66% 2
East of England -31 10 £45,000 -35.71%
Hertfordshire -18 8 £45,000 -35.71%
Yorkshire - 8 £31,250 - 2
East Sussex -20 7 £28,500 -28.75%
Brighton -21 7 £28,500 -28.75%
South West - 7 £42,500 - 2
Macclesfield - 6 £35,000 -
Sheffield - 6 £22,500 - 1
Cheshire - 6 £35,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £22,500 - 2
Glasgow - 5 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £35,000 -
Scotland - 5 £37,500 - 1
Maidenhead - 4 £25,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £25,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 4 £42,500 -
Dorset - 4 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £26,000 - 2
Southampton - 3 £26,000 - 1
Leeds - 2 £42,500 -
Exeter - 2 £33,750 - 1
Devon - 2 £33,750 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Kent - 1 £42,500 -

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 396 (93.40%) JavaScript
2 384 (90.57%) HTML
3 355 (83.73%) CSS
4 277 (65.33%) HTML5
5 218 (51.42%) jQuery
6 214 (50.47%) Sass
7 212 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 201 (47.41%) Backbone.js
9 175 (41.27%) Git (software)
10 174 (41.04%) CSS3
11 173 (40.80%) Node.js
12 157 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
13 141 (33.25%) MVC
14 122 (28.77%) Jasmine
15 104 (24.53%) LESS
16 94 (22.17%) TDD
17 93 (21.93%) Unit Testing
17 93 (21.93%) User Experience
18 92 (21.70%) OO
19 90 (21.23%) PHP
19 90 (21.23%) Responsive Web Design
20 73 (17.22%) Web Development
21 67 (15.80%) E-Commerce
22 66 (15.57%) Subversion
23 59 (13.92%) Ajax
24 57 (13.44%) Java
24 57 (13.44%) Bower
25 55 (12.97%) Ember.js
26 53 (12.50%) Mocha
27 52 (12.26%) Mobile App

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 173 (40.80%) Node.js
2 38 (8.96%) WordPress
3 31 (7.31%) CMS
4 11 (2.59%) Drupal
4 11 (2.59%) nginx
5 9 (2.12%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.42%) Apache
8 5 (1.18%) IIS
9 4 (0.94%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.71%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (0.71%) Confluence
10 3 (0.71%) Kentico
11 2 (0.47%) lighttpd
12 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
Applications
1 38 (8.96%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.36%) Fireworks
3 7 (1.65%) Maya
3 7 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (2.36%) Magento
2 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (2.12%) SaaS
2 3 (0.71%) Google Apps
2 3 (0.71%) Basecamp
3 2 (0.47%) GitHub
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.20%) Internet
2 33 (7.78%) HTTP
3 10 (2.36%) FTP
4 9 (2.12%) SMTP
4 9 (2.12%) SSH
5 4 (0.94%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.47%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.90%) MySQL
2 17 (4.01%) Big Data
3 14 (3.30%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.65%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.65%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.65%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.18%) Redis
7 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.24%) Riak
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.24%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 175 (41.27%) Git (software)
2 122 (28.77%) Jasmine
3 66 (15.57%) Subversion
4 57 (13.44%) Bower
5 53 (12.50%) Mocha
6 48 (11.32%) Karma Test Runner
7 45 (10.61%) PhantomJS
8 43 (10.14%) QUnit
9 32 (7.55%) Jenkins
10 28 (6.60%) Visual Studio
11 27 (6.37%) JIRA
12 24 (5.66%) Yeoman
13 22 (5.19%) JSHint
14 20 (4.72%) Mercurial
15 18 (4.25%) Selenium
15 18 (4.25%) Cucumber
16 13 (3.07%) Redmine
17 12 (2.83%) CruiseControl
18 9 (2.12%) Eclipse
19 7 (1.65%) Firebug
General
1 50 (11.79%) Games
2 42 (9.91%) Finance
3 38 (8.96%) Marketing
4 25 (5.90%) Advertising
5 11 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.59%) Retail
6 9 (2.12%) Publishing
7 7 (1.65%) Banking
8 6 (1.42%) Automotive
9 5 (1.18%) Swedish Language
10 4 (0.94%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.71%) Legal
11 3 (0.71%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 369 (87.03%) Developer
2 198 (46.70%) Front-End Developer
3 91 (21.46%) Senior Developer
4 81 (19.10%) Web Developer
5 74 (17.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 52 (12.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 22 (5.19%) Front-End Web Developer
8 19 (4.48%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 17 (4.01%) UI Developer
10 15 (3.54%) UI Programmer
10 15 (3.54%) Applications Developer
10 15 (3.54%) Java Developer
11 14 (3.30%) Lead Developer
11 14 (3.30%) Designer
12 13 (3.07%) Senior Web Developer
13 12 (2.83%) Web Applications Developer
13 12 (2.83%) User Experience Developer
14 9 (2.12%) Mobile Developer
14 9 (2.12%) Analyst
15 8 (1.89%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (90.57%) HTML
2 355 (83.73%) CSS
3 277 (65.33%) HTML5
4 218 (51.42%) jQuery
5 214 (50.47%) Sass
6 212 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 201 (47.41%) Backbone.js
8 174 (41.04%) CSS3
9 104 (24.53%) LESS
10 59 (13.92%) Ajax
11 55 (12.97%) Ember.js
12 51 (12.03%) KnockoutJS
13 48 (11.32%) REST
13 48 (11.32%) .NET
14 45 (10.61%) JSON
15 43 (10.14%) Web Services
16 41 (9.67%) XML
16 41 (9.67%) Semantic HTML
17 35 (8.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 31 (7.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 93 (21.93%) User Experience
2 52 (12.26%) Mobile App
3 45 (10.61%) Open Source
4 30 (7.08%) Animation
5 26 (6.13%) Computer Science
6 23 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (4.25%) Social Media
9 9 (2.12%) Online Games
10 8 (1.89%) Arduino
10 8 (1.89%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.65%) iPad
11 7 (1.65%) iPhone
11 7 (1.65%) Graphic Design
12 6 (1.42%) FMCG
12 6 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (1.18%) Visualisation
13 5 (1.18%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.18%) GIS
13 5 (1.18%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.78%) Linux
2 31 (7.31%) Windows
3 23 (5.42%) Android
4 18 (4.25%) UNIX
5 13 (3.07%) Ubuntu
5 13 (3.07%) Debian
6 12 (2.83%) Apple iOS
7 10 (2.36%) OpenBSD
7 10 (2.36%) AIX
7 10 (2.36%) FreeBSD
8 3 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (33.25%) MVC
3 94 (22.17%) TDD
4 93 (21.93%) Unit Testing
5 92 (21.70%) OO
6 90 (21.23%) Responsive Web Design
7 73 (17.22%) Web Development
8 67 (15.80%) E-Commerce
9 49 (11.56%) Scrum
10 48 (11.32%) MVVM
11 30 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (7.08%) Software Engineering
12 29 (6.84%) SEO
13 27 (6.37%) BDD
14 24 (5.66%) Mentoring
15 22 (5.19%) Web Design
15 22 (5.19%) OOP
16 19 (4.48%) Workflow
17 15 (3.54%) Analytics
18 13 (3.07%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 396 (93.40%) JavaScript
2 90 (21.23%) PHP
3 57 (13.44%) Java
4 48 (11.32%) Python
5 40 (9.43%) C#
6 38 (8.96%) Ruby
7 23 (5.42%) SQL
8 12 (2.83%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.83%) ActionScript
9 10 (2.36%) C
10 8 (1.89%) ActionScript 3.0
11 7 (1.65%) Scala
12 5 (1.18%) ECMAScript
13 3 (0.71%) PHP5
13 3 (0.71%) C++
13 3 (0.71%) Delphi
13 3 (0.71%) VBA
14 2 (0.47%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.47%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.24%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 37 (8.73%) Degree
2 3 (0.71%) Postgraduate
2 3 (0.71%) PhD
3 2 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.19%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.65%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (2.59%) Vagrant
2 7 (1.65%) Capistrano
3 4 (0.94%) Puppet
4 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (7.78%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.95%) Adobe
2 21 (4.95%) Twitter
3 16 (3.77%) Sencha
4 14 (3.30%) Facebook
4 14 (3.30%) Google
5 7 (1.65%) Oracle
5 7 (1.65%) Apple
6 6 (1.42%) Eloqua
6 6 (1.42%) EPiServer
7 4 (0.94%) JBoss
8 3 (0.71%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.71%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.71%) SAP
8 3 (0.71%) Zend
9 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
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