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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 623 795 892
Rank change year-on-year
+172 +97
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 270 84 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.078% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 0.51% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 198 64 0
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -

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
17600 16623 17221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.93% 15.42% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14890 13822 15154
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +168 261 £47,500 -5.00% 46
London +97 163 £54,000 -1.81% 28
South East +10 34 £37,500 -11.76% 11
City of London +28 31 £57,500 +15.00% 7
North West +5 22 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Southampton - 18 £25,000 - 7
Hampshire - 18 £25,000 - 7
West Midlands - 16 £40,000 - 1
Manchester -4 15 £37,500 +25.00%
South West +1 13 £30,000 -15.49%
East of England -14 9 £35,000 -51.72% 1
Kent -3 8 £57,500 +35.29%
Birmingham - 8 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 7 £35,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 6 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 6 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 6 - - 1
Macclesfield - 6 £35,000 -
Scotland - 6 - - 1
Warwickshire - 5 £52,500 -
Surrey - 4 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £28,750 - 3
Warwick - 4 £52,500 -
Devon - 4 £33,500 -
Hertfordshire -19 3 £45,000 -37.93%
Oxfordshire - 3 - - 1
Somerset - 3 £28,000 -
Bath - 3 £28,000 -
Oxford - 3 - -
Sheffield - 2 £22,500 -

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 408 (92.73%) JavaScript
2 398 (90.45%) HTML
3 370 (84.09%) CSS
4 249 (56.59%) Sass
5 248 (56.36%) HTML5
6 243 (55.23%) jQuery
7 232 (52.73%) Git (software)
8 226 (51.36%) AngularJS
9 221 (50.23%) CSS3
10 197 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
11 181 (41.14%) MVC
12 179 (40.68%) Node.js
13 156 (35.45%) Backbone.js
14 116 (26.36%) Responsive Web Design
15 113 (25.68%) Subversion
16 111 (25.23%) TDD
17 110 (25.00%) Bower
18 103 (23.41%) User Experience
19 102 (23.18%) LESS
20 91 (20.68%) Web Services
20 91 (20.68%) Scrum
21 90 (20.45%) PHP
22 89 (20.23%) OO
23 86 (19.55%) JSON
24 82 (18.64%) .NET
25 80 (18.18%) Jasmine
26 78 (17.73%) Web Development
27 71 (16.14%) RESTful
28 65 (14.77%) Karma Test Runner
29 63 (14.32%) Twitter Bootstrap

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 179 (40.68%) Node.js
2 42 (9.55%) CMS
3 41 (9.32%) WordPress
4 26 (5.91%) Umbraco
5 17 (3.86%) nginx
6 11 (2.50%) IIS
7 8 (1.82%) Drupal
7 8 (1.82%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.36%) Confluence
9 4 (0.91%) Gunicorn
10 3 (0.68%) Kentico
10 3 (0.68%) ExpressionEngine
11 2 (0.45%) SAS
11 2 (0.45%) JBoss
11 2 (0.45%) Apache
11 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 56 (12.73%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.59%) GIMP
4 6 (1.36%) Fireworks
5 5 (1.14%) Maya
6 3 (0.68%) MS Excel
7 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (2.27%) Magento
2 4 (0.91%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.59%) GitHub
4 4 (0.91%) IaaS
4 4 (0.91%) SaaS
4 4 (0.91%) PaaS
5 3 (0.68%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.68%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.23%) Office 365
7 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.18%) Internet
2 22 (5.00%) HTTP
3 13 (2.95%) FTP
3 13 (2.95%) SSH
4 12 (2.73%) SMTP
5 1 (0.23%) DAB
5 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.23%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.05%) MySQL
2 18 (4.09%) MongoDB
2 18 (4.09%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.64%) SQL Server
4 15 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 13 (2.95%) Redis
6 12 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.59%) Riak
8 7 (1.59%) Big Data
9 5 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.91%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.91%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.23%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 232 (52.73%) Git (software)
2 113 (25.68%) Subversion
3 110 (25.00%) Bower
4 80 (18.18%) Jasmine
5 65 (14.77%) Karma Test Runner
6 54 (12.27%) Jenkins
7 50 (11.36%) PhantomJS
8 48 (10.91%) Mocha
9 41 (9.32%) Yeoman
10 29 (6.59%) JIRA
11 20 (4.55%) Mercurial
12 18 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (3.41%) JSHint
14 14 (3.18%) Selenium
15 13 (2.95%) Visual Studio
16 11 (2.50%) CruiseControl
16 11 (2.50%) MSBuild
17 10 (2.27%) QUnit
18 9 (2.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
19 7 (1.59%) Cucumber
General
1 47 (10.68%) Finance
2 45 (10.23%) Games
3 41 (9.32%) Marketing
4 20 (4.55%) Retail
5 17 (3.86%) Advertising
6 8 (1.82%) Banking
7 5 (1.14%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.14%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.14%) Law
7 5 (1.14%) Swedish Language
7 5 (1.14%) Publishing
8 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.45%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Front Office
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.23%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 384 (87.27%) Developer
2 202 (45.91%) Front-End Developer
3 81 (18.41%) Senior Developer
4 70 (15.91%) Web Developer
5 51 (11.59%) JavaScript Developer
6 35 (7.95%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 24 (5.45%) PHP Developer
8 22 (5.00%) UI Programmer
8 22 (5.00%) UI Developer
9 21 (4.77%) Lead Developer
10 20 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
11 19 (4.32%) Front-End Web Developer
12 15 (3.41%) Mobile Developer
13 14 (3.18%) Software Engineer
14 11 (2.50%) .NET Developer
14 11 (2.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 10 (2.27%) Games Developer
16 8 (1.82%) Senior UI Developer
16 8 (1.82%) Mobile Web Developer
17 7 (1.59%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (90.45%) HTML
2 370 (84.09%) CSS
3 249 (56.59%) Sass
4 248 (56.36%) HTML5
5 243 (55.23%) jQuery
6 226 (51.36%) AngularJS
7 221 (50.23%) CSS3
8 156 (35.45%) Backbone.js
9 102 (23.18%) LESS
10 91 (20.68%) Web Services
11 86 (19.55%) JSON
12 82 (18.64%) .NET
13 71 (16.14%) RESTful
14 63 (14.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 52 (11.82%) KnockoutJS
16 46 (10.45%) Ember.js
16 46 (10.45%) Ajax
17 38 (8.64%) ASP.NET
18 36 (8.18%) .NET Framework
19 35 (7.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 103 (23.41%) User Experience
2 50 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 48 (10.91%) Open Source
4 33 (7.50%) Blog
5 26 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.86%) Animation
7 15 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (3.18%) Visualisation
9 11 (2.50%) Digital Media
9 11 (2.50%) Mobile Games
10 8 (1.82%) Graphic Design
11 7 (1.59%) Social Media
11 7 (1.59%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.59%) Wiki
12 5 (1.14%) W3C
13 4 (0.91%) Equities
13 4 (0.91%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.68%) Fixed Income
15 2 (0.45%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.23%) Linux
2 22 (5.00%) Windows
3 21 (4.77%) UNIX
4 19 (4.32%) Android
5 16 (3.64%) Ubuntu
6 12 (2.73%) Mac OS X
6 12 (2.73%) Debian
6 12 (2.73%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.05%) OpenBSD
7 9 (2.05%) AIX
7 9 (2.05%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.45%) CentOS
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (41.14%) MVC
3 116 (26.36%) Responsive Web Design
4 111 (25.23%) TDD
5 91 (20.68%) Scrum
6 89 (20.23%) OO
7 78 (17.73%) Web Development
8 53 (12.05%) E-Commerce
9 52 (11.82%) MVVM
10 41 (9.32%) Mentoring
11 39 (8.86%) Web Accessibility
11 39 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (8.64%) Refactoring
13 37 (8.41%) Software Engineering
14 36 (8.18%) Web Design
15 35 (7.95%) Unit Testing
16 29 (6.59%) BDD
17 22 (5.00%) OO PHP
18 20 (4.55%) OOP
18 20 (4.55%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 408 (92.73%) JavaScript
2 90 (20.45%) PHP
3 36 (8.18%) SQL
4 35 (7.95%) Java
5 29 (6.59%) C#
6 24 (5.45%) Ruby
7 20 (4.55%) PHP5
8 17 (3.86%) Python
9 16 (3.64%) C
10 9 (2.05%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.82%) ActionScript
11 8 (1.82%) ECMAScript
12 7 (1.59%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.36%) C++
14 4 (0.91%) Smalltalk
14 4 (0.91%) Lua
15 3 (0.68%) Scala
15 3 (0.68%) VBA
15 3 (0.68%) Delphi
15 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (2.73%) Degree
2 3 (0.68%) Postgraduate
2 3 (0.68%) PhD
3 1 (0.23%) AAT
3 1 (0.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.50%) QA
2 4 (0.91%) WAI
3 3 (0.68%) WCAG
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (0.91%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.45%) Varnish
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (2.95%) Vagrant
2 11 (2.50%) Graphite
3 10 (2.27%) Puppet
4 4 (0.91%) StatsD
4 4 (0.91%) Ansible
5 2 (0.45%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.23%) cPanel
Vendors
1 35 (7.95%) Twitter
2 23 (5.23%) Zend
3 22 (5.00%) Adobe
4 21 (4.77%) Google
5 19 (4.32%) Facebook
6 17 (3.86%) Microsoft
7 15 (3.41%) Sitecore
8 13 (2.95%) Sencha
9 12 (2.73%) Eloqua
9 12 (2.73%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.91%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.68%) Appcelerator
12 1 (0.23%) Assembla
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle
12 1 (0.23%) HP
12 1 (0.23%) Apple
12 1 (0.23%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.23%) VMware
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London
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Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +superb benefits.and bonus
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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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