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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grunt
Rank 463 696 833
Rank change year-on-year
+233 +137
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 536 234 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.20% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.88% 1.23% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 416 220 43
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £27,700 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%

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
18635 19047 16312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 16.28% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15670 16015 13880
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +217 502 £50,000 - 83
London +124 281 £55,000 - 43
South East +87 102 £42,500 +41.66% 15
North West +33 49 £37,500 +7.14% 9
East Sussex +49 31 £28,500 - 1
City of London +25 30 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Brighton +50 29 £28,500 - 1
Yorkshire +26 26 £36,000 -4.00% 4
Manchester +19 24 £37,500 - 7
West Yorkshire +25 23 £36,000 -4.00% 1
East of England +26 22 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Berkshire +27 20 £50,000 +100.00% 2
Hampshire +26 20 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Leeds +19 20 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Cheshire +24 18 £44,000 +25.71% 1
South West -5 11 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +13 10 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Cambridge +20 9 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Slough - 9 £50,000 - 1
Warrington - 9 £50,000 - 1
Southampton +10 8 £42,500 +41.66% 1
West Midlands -2 8 £22,500 -35.71% 2
East Midlands - 8 £48,750 - 4
Basingstoke - 8 £60,000 -
Reading - 8 £65,000 - 1
West Sussex - 7 £42,000 - 3
Essex - 7 £40,000 -
Ealing - 7 - -
Oxfordshire +11 6 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Scotland +7 6 £47,500 +26.66% 4

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 864 (92.31%) HTML
2 852 (91.03%) JavaScript
3 803 (85.79%) CSS
4 587 (62.71%) HTML5
5 501 (53.53%) Git (software)
6 497 (53.10%) AngularJS
7 495 (52.88%) CSS3
8 478 (51.07%) jQuery
9 449 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
10 432 (46.15%) Sass
11 352 (37.61%) Node.js
12 319 (34.08%) Bower
13 290 (30.98%) PHP
14 278 (29.70%) TDD
15 261 (27.88%) gulp
16 247 (26.39%) MVC
17 226 (24.15%) Backbone.js
18 222 (23.72%) OO
19 218 (23.29%) Responsive Web Design
20 210 (22.44%) LESS
21 196 (20.94%) User Experience
22 181 (19.34%) Java
23 161 (17.20%) Jasmine
24 158 (16.88%) Scrum
25 157 (16.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 139 (14.85%) Software Engineering
27 137 (14.64%) Subversion
28 136 (14.53%) REST
29 132 (14.10%) MySQL
30 130 (13.89%) Jenkins

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 352 (37.61%) Node.js
2 86 (9.19%) CMS
3 82 (8.76%) WordPress
4 75 (8.01%) Apache
5 37 (3.95%) Tomcat
6 35 (3.74%) nginx
7 33 (3.53%) Drupal
8 26 (2.78%) OpenStack
8 26 (2.78%) Apache Spark
9 22 (2.35%) Jetty
10 14 (1.50%) Umbraco
11 12 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.64%) ExpressionEngine
13 6 (0.64%) Confluence
14 5 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (0.43%) Joomla!
16 3 (0.32%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.32%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 81 (8.65%) Photoshop
2 47 (5.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (2.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.96%) Fireworks
5 8 (0.85%) MS Excel
6 6 (0.64%) InDesign
7 4 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
7 4 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (0.43%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.11%) GIMP
8 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 37 (3.95%) Magento
2 5 (0.53%) JDE OneWorld
3 3 (0.32%) Tridion
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.31%) GitHub
2 31 (3.31%) IaaS
3 27 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 24 (2.56%) Sumo Logic
5 22 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (1.07%) SaaS
8 6 (0.64%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.32%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.32%) Trello
10 3 (0.32%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.21%) Office 365
11 2 (0.21%) Yammer
11 2 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.11%) PaaS
12 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 79 (8.44%) Internet
2 57 (6.09%) HTTP
3 38 (4.06%) DNS
4 9 (0.96%) SSL
5 6 (0.64%) SSH
6 5 (0.53%) Wireshark
6 5 (0.53%) Network Security
7 4 (0.43%) DAB
7 4 (0.43%) LDAP
8 3 (0.32%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.21%) VoIP
10 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (14.10%) MySQL
2 104 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 65 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 55 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 50 (5.34%) Redis
6 47 (5.02%) Relational Database
7 35 (3.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 31 (3.31%) Hadoop
9 26 (2.78%) HBase
10 21 (2.24%) SQL Server
11 16 (1.71%) CouchDB
12 14 (1.50%) Big Data
13 13 (1.39%) Riak
14 10 (1.07%) Couchbase
15 8 (0.85%) RDBMS
16 4 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
17 3 (0.32%) JasperReports
18 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
18 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database
18 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 501 (53.53%) Git (software)
2 319 (34.08%) Bower
3 261 (27.88%) gulp
4 161 (17.20%) Jasmine
5 137 (14.64%) Subversion
6 130 (13.89%) Jenkins
7 98 (10.47%) Maven
8 97 (10.36%) Mocha
9 80 (8.55%) Karma Test Runner
10 57 (6.09%) JIRA
11 50 (5.34%) Selenium
11 50 (5.34%) PhantomJS
12 41 (4.38%) Yeoman
13 29 (3.10%) Gradle
14 27 (2.88%) PHPUnit
15 26 (2.78%) Cucumber
16 21 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
16 21 (2.24%) webpack
17 20 (2.14%) Bitbucket
18 16 (1.71%) Ant
General
1 102 (10.90%) Finance
2 99 (10.58%) Marketing
3 54 (5.77%) Games
4 25 (2.67%) Retail
5 17 (1.82%) Advertising
6 12 (1.28%) Banking
7 9 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.75%) Law
8 7 (0.75%) Legal
8 7 (0.75%) Music Industry
9 4 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.32%) Publishing
11 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.21%) Front Office
11 2 (0.21%) Electronics
11 2 (0.21%) Automotive
11 2 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.11%) Back Office
12 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 810 (86.54%) Developer
2 411 (43.91%) Front-End Developer
3 170 (18.16%) Web Developer
4 153 (16.35%) Senior Developer
5 129 (13.78%) JavaScript Developer
6 67 (7.16%) PHP Developer
7 66 (7.05%) Front-End Web Developer
8 62 (6.62%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 53 (5.66%) UI Developer
9 53 (5.66%) UI Programmer
10 40 (4.27%) Lead Developer
11 31 (3.31%) Senior Web Developer
12 30 (3.21%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 28 (2.99%) Architect
14 24 (2.56%) Java Developer
15 22 (2.35%) Software Engineer
16 21 (2.24%) Web Engineer
17 18 (1.92%) Senior UI Developer
18 17 (1.82%) Lead PHP Developer
18 17 (1.82%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 864 (92.31%) HTML
2 803 (85.79%) CSS
3 587 (62.71%) HTML5
4 497 (53.10%) AngularJS
5 495 (52.88%) CSS3
6 478 (51.07%) jQuery
7 432 (46.15%) Sass
8 226 (24.15%) Backbone.js
9 210 (22.44%) LESS
10 157 (16.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 136 (14.53%) REST
12 125 (13.35%) .NET
12 125 (13.35%) Web Services
13 124 (13.25%) Ember.js
14 118 (12.61%) JSON
15 115 (12.29%) RESTful
16 112 (11.97%) XML
16 112 (11.97%) React
17 92 (9.83%) Ajax
18 80 (8.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 196 (20.94%) User Experience
2 63 (6.73%) Mobile App
3 53 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 52 (5.56%) Blog
5 32 (3.42%) Replication
6 28 (2.99%) Visualisation
7 21 (2.24%) Client/Server
8 18 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.71%) Social Media
10 13 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.39%) W3C
10 13 (1.39%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (1.07%) Online Games
13 9 (0.96%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.96%) Physics
13 9 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (0.96%) Internet of Things
14 8 (0.85%) Graphic Design
15 6 (0.64%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 126 (13.46%) Linux
2 49 (5.24%) Apple iOS
3 48 (5.13%) Android
4 26 (2.78%) CoreOS
5 25 (2.67%) UNIX
6 17 (1.82%) Windows
7 4 (0.43%) CentOS
7 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (29.70%) TDD
3 247 (26.39%) MVC
4 222 (23.72%) OO
5 218 (23.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 158 (16.88%) Scrum
7 139 (14.85%) Software Engineering
8 129 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
9 127 (13.57%) Web Development
10 109 (11.65%) E-Commerce
11 98 (10.47%) BDD
12 89 (9.51%) Open Source
12 89 (9.51%) Unit Testing
13 74 (7.91%) Web Design
14 70 (7.48%) OOP
15 69 (7.37%) MVVM
16 65 (6.94%) Mentoring
17 64 (6.84%) DevOps
18 57 (6.09%) Web Accessibility
19 52 (5.56%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 852 (91.03%) JavaScript
2 290 (30.98%) PHP
3 181 (19.34%) Java
4 110 (11.75%) Ruby
5 103 (11.00%) C#
6 99 (10.58%) Python
7 71 (7.59%) SQL
8 53 (5.66%) Bash Shell
9 40 (4.27%) C++
10 34 (3.63%) PHP5
11 33 (3.53%) Scala
12 32 (3.42%) Go
13 29 (3.10%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.82%) Objective-C
15 13 (1.39%) Apple Swift
15 13 (1.39%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.18%) Lua
17 10 (1.07%) ActionScript
18 9 (0.96%) Groovy
19 8 (0.85%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 96 (10.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.17%) QA
2 5 (0.53%) PCI DSS
2 5 (0.53%) ISO 9001
2 5 (0.53%) WAI
3 4 (0.43%) WCAG
System Software
1 35 (3.74%) Docker
2 28 (2.99%) VirtualBox
3 26 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.78%) HDFS
4 14 (1.50%) Varnish
5 9 (0.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 58 (6.20%) Vagrant
1 58 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
2 55 (5.88%) Puppet
3 52 (5.56%) Ansible
4 28 (2.99%) Salt
5 26 (2.78%) Kubernetes
6 24 (2.56%) Nagios
6 24 (2.56%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.43%) cPanel
8 3 (0.32%) Mesos
9 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 64 (6.84%) Google
2 51 (5.45%) Zend
2 51 (5.45%) Rackspace
3 49 (5.24%) Adobe
4 41 (4.38%) Oracle
5 36 (3.85%) Splunk
6 28 (2.99%) SaltStack
7 26 (2.78%) VMware
8 25 (2.67%) Facebook
9 24 (2.56%) New Relic
10 13 (1.39%) Twitter
11 10 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (0.96%) Perforce
12 9 (0.96%) Sitecore
12 9 (0.96%) Microsoft
13 7 (0.75%) Cisco
13 7 (0.75%) Apple
14 6 (0.64%) Juniper
15 5 (0.53%) CODA
16 4 (0.43%) EPiServer
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