The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Grunt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 85 112
Rank change year-on-year -23 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 6 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.41% 0.31% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 1.66% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Grunt is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 292 181 303
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 20.08% 18.81% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 221 165 261
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Grunt as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in Cheshire

Grunt
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grunt in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Grunt in Cheshire

Grunt
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Grunt in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Grunt in Cheshire

Grunt
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 3 £32,500 -
Knutsford - 2 - -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
Grunt
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Grunt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) CSS3
3 6 (75.00%) gulp
3 6 (75.00%) Front End Development
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) React
5 4 (50.00%) Jasmine
5 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (50.00%) Magento
6 3 (37.50%) JSON
6 3 (37.50%) Node.js
6 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (37.50%) GitLab
6 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Web Development
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 3 (37.50%) Internet
7 2 (25.00%) IIS
7 2 (25.00%) OOP
7 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Ajax
7 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (25.00%) User Experience

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) gulp
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) Jasmine
4 3 (37.50%) GitLab
5 2 (25.00%) webpack
6 1 (12.50%) Babel
6 1 (12.50%) PhantomJS
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
6 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS3
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) React
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Node.js
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) Angular 2
5 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (25.00%) Sass
6 1 (12.50%) LESS
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) SOLID
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google