Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Grunt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Grunt over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
England > North West
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 291 264
Rank change year-on-year +79 -27 +49
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 157 68 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.28% 0.55% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.52% 2.62% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 134 61 54
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £26,610 £31,250 £26,625
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £58,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

Grunt is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,844 2,595 2,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.25% 20.98% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,227 2,197 1,947
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,400
90th Percentile £64,250 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Grunt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in the North West

Grunt
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Grunt in the North West

Grunt
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Grunt in the North West over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Grunt in the North West

Grunt
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +78 128 £40,500 +1.25% 15
Merseyside +22 17 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Lancashire +3 6 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Cheshire -35 5 £39,250 +20.77% 4
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing Grunt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 124 (78.98%) HTML
1 124 (78.98%) JavaScript
2 122 (77.71%) CSS
3 107 (68.15%) gulp
4 103 (65.61%) AngularJS
5 99 (63.06%) Sass
6 93 (59.24%) Git (software)
7 79 (50.32%) React
8 78 (49.68%) webpack
8 78 (49.68%) Front End Development
9 68 (43.31%) HTML5
10 57 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
11 56 (35.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 55 (35.03%) jQuery
13 53 (33.76%) Node.js
13 53 (33.76%) CSS3
14 48 (30.57%) npm
15 47 (29.94%) Web Development
16 42 (26.75%) LESS
17 37 (23.57%) MVC
17 37 (23.57%) User Experience
18 36 (22.93%) Ember.js
19 34 (21.66%) E-Commerce
20 33 (21.02%) C#
21 31 (19.75%) Software Engineering
22 28 (17.83%) .NET
23 26 (16.56%) Unit Testing
24 25 (15.92%) PHP
25 23 (14.65%) MySQL
25 23 (14.65%) SQL Server

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 22 (14.01%) WordPress
2 20 (12.74%) CMS
3 8 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (5.10%) ExpressionEngine
4 3 (1.91%) Drupal
4 3 (1.91%) IIS
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.64%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (7.01%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (10.19%) Magento
2 1 (0.64%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 48 (30.57%) npm
2 19 (12.10%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.46%) Firebase
4 7 (4.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (3.82%) SaaS
6 4 (2.55%) Yarn
7 3 (1.91%) BrowserStack
7 3 (1.91%) GitHub
8 1 (0.64%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.64%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.18%) HTTP
2 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.65%) MySQL
1 23 (14.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.55%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.46%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (4.46%) Redis
4 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.64%) Big Data
5 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 107 (68.15%) gulp
2 93 (59.24%) Git (software)
3 78 (49.68%) webpack
4 22 (14.01%) Jasmine
5 17 (10.83%) Karma Test Runner
6 16 (10.19%) Subversion
7 10 (6.37%) PhantomJS
7 10 (6.37%) Protractor
8 9 (5.73%) Visual Studio
9 7 (4.46%) Bundler
10 6 (3.82%) Mocha
11 5 (3.18%) Babel
12 4 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.91%) Vagrant
14 2 (1.27%) JIRA
15 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
15 1 (0.64%) JSHint
15 1 (0.64%) Selenium
15 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
15 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (13.38%) Games
2 16 (10.19%) Finance
3 8 (5.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.82%) Banking
5 5 (3.18%) Retail
6 4 (2.55%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.55%) Law
7 2 (1.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Legal
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 138 (87.90%) Developer
2 64 (40.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 40 (25.48%) Senior Developer
4 29 (18.47%) Web Developer
5 26 (16.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 22 (14.01%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 15 (9.55%) JavaScript Engineer
7 15 (9.55%) Senior Web Developer
8 13 (8.28%) .NET Developer
8 13 (8.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (8.28%) C# Developer
9 11 (7.01%) React Developer
10 10 (6.37%) Applications Developer
11 8 (5.10%) Senior Applications Developer
11 8 (5.10%) Senior Web Applications Developer
11 8 (5.10%) Web Applications Developer
11 8 (5.10%) WordPress Developer
12 7 (4.46%) Angular Developer
12 7 (4.46%) UI Developer
13 6 (3.82%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (78.98%) HTML
2 122 (77.71%) CSS
3 103 (65.61%) AngularJS
4 99 (63.06%) Sass
5 79 (50.32%) React
6 68 (43.31%) HTML5
7 56 (35.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 55 (35.03%) jQuery
9 53 (33.76%) CSS3
9 53 (33.76%) Node.js
10 42 (26.75%) LESS
11 36 (22.93%) Ember.js
12 28 (17.83%) .NET
13 23 (14.65%) REST
14 19 (12.10%) Redux
15 17 (10.83%) RESTful
16 15 (9.55%) Ajax
17 14 (8.92%) ASP.NET
17 14 (8.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 14 (8.92%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.57%) User Experience
2 15 (9.55%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.18%) Social Media
5 3 (1.91%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.27%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.64%) Fintech
7 1 (0.64%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.64%) Life Science
7 1 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.64%) Linux
2 5 (3.18%) Windows
3 1 (0.64%) Unix
3 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (49.68%) Front End Development
2 57 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (29.94%) Web Development
4 37 (23.57%) MVC
5 34 (21.66%) E-Commerce
6 31 (19.75%) Software Engineering
7 26 (16.56%) Unit Testing
8 23 (14.65%) SEO
9 18 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (10.19%) Open Source
11 15 (9.55%) SDLC
11 15 (9.55%) TDD
12 14 (8.92%) Systems Analysis
13 13 (8.28%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (8.28%) Test Automation
14 12 (7.64%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 10 (6.37%) Scrum
16 9 (5.73%) Asynchronous Programming
16 9 (5.73%) OO
17 8 (5.10%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 124 (78.98%) JavaScript
2 33 (21.02%) C#
3 25 (15.92%) PHP
4 18 (11.46%) SQL
5 16 (10.19%) ES6
6 11 (7.01%) Java
7 5 (3.18%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.64%) ES7
8 1 (0.64%) ES8
8 1 (0.64%) Python
8 1 (0.64%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.73%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (8.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (9.55%) Capita
1 15 (9.55%) Google
2 10 (6.37%) Adobe
2 10 (6.37%) WooCommerce
3 5 (3.18%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.55%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 2 (1.27%) Twitter
6 1 (0.64%) PayPal
6 1 (0.64%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.64%) Zend