The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 55 60
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.37% 0.84% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.83% 4.76% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Median salary £36,250 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.53% +30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £30,750 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £32,500 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 109 84 62
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 20.37% 17.65% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 100 74 33
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Grunt
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Grunt in Merseyside

Grunt
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 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
Liverpool +4 2 £36,250 +11.53%
Grunt
North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 3 (100.00%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) TeamSite
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) EPiServer
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile First
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore