Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
England > North West
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 259 251
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 +108
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 90 94 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.70% 0.77% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.28% 3.75% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 67 84 93
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,300
90th Percentile £51,750 £57,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 2741 2505 2557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.45% 20.57% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2237 2239 2226
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £29,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 2017. 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 +2 69 £40,000 - 11
Merseyside +6 14 £36,250 +11.54%
Cheshire -38 7 £45,000 -14.29% 5
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Grunt.

1 75 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 74 (82.22%) HTML
2 74 (82.22%) CSS
3 65 (72.22%) Sass
4 64 (71.11%) gulp
5 54 (60.00%) jQuery
6 53 (58.89%) Git (software)
7 48 (53.33%) HTML5
8 46 (51.11%) Front End Development
9 45 (50.00%) AngularJS
10 38 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (40.00%) PHP
12 34 (37.78%) React
13 30 (33.33%) Node.js
14 27 (30.00%) CSS3
14 27 (30.00%) MVC
15 26 (28.89%) Web Development
16 24 (26.67%) REST
17 23 (25.56%) WordPress
18 22 (24.44%) Scrum
19 21 (23.33%) SQL
20 20 (22.22%) MySQL
20 20 (22.22%) Angular 2
21 17 (18.89%) .NET
21 17 (18.89%) OOP
21 17 (18.89%) Ajax
22 16 (17.78%) JSON
22 16 (17.78%) Linux
22 16 (17.78%) User Experience
23 15 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 23 (25.56%) WordPress
2 10 (11.11%) Apache
2 10 (11.11%) CMS
3 6 (6.67%) nginx
4 5 (5.56%) ExpressionEngine
4 5 (5.56%) Umbraco
5 4 (4.44%) Drupal
5 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.33%) EPiServer
6 3 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.11%) IIS
7 1 (1.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Magento
2 2 (2.22%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.33%) npm
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (3.33%) Route 53
4 1 (1.11%) GitHub
4 1 (1.11%) Loggly
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.11%) Slack
4 1 (1.11%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) MySQL
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.89%) Big Data
4 3 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.11%) Riak
Development Applications
1 64 (71.11%) gulp
2 53 (58.89%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.33%) Subversion
4 11 (12.22%) Jasmine
4 11 (12.22%) webpack
5 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (5.56%) Babel
6 5 (5.56%) QUnit
7 4 (4.44%) Broccoli
8 3 (3.33%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.33%) JIRA
9 2 (2.22%) NuGet
9 2 (2.22%) PhantomJS
9 2 (2.22%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.11%) CasperJS
10 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.11%) JSHint
10 1 (1.11%) Selenium
10 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 11 (12.22%) Finance
3 10 (11.11%) Games
3 10 (11.11%) Retail
4 6 (6.67%) Marketing
5 5 (5.56%) Electronics
5 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.33%) Banking
7 2 (2.22%) Online Betting
8 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (94.44%) Developer
2 42 (46.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (18.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 13 (14.44%) HTML Developer
6 12 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 10 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
7 10 (11.11%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Applications Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Angular Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Drupal Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Senior Applications Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Senior Web Applications Developer
11 3 (3.33%) UI Developer
11 3 (3.33%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (82.22%) CSS
1 74 (82.22%) HTML
2 65 (72.22%) Sass
3 54 (60.00%) jQuery
4 48 (53.33%) HTML5
5 45 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 34 (37.78%) React
7 30 (33.33%) Node.js
8 27 (30.00%) CSS3
9 24 (26.67%) REST
10 20 (22.22%) Angular 2
11 17 (18.89%) .NET
11 17 (18.89%) Ajax
12 16 (17.78%) JSON
13 15 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (16.67%) XML
14 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET
15 11 (12.22%) LAMP
16 10 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) User Experience
2 11 (12.22%) Mobile App
3 10 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.78%) Life Science
5 5 (5.56%) Online Games
6 4 (4.44%) W3C
7 3 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.11%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.11%) Online Banking
9 1 (1.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) Linux
2 8 (8.89%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.22%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.22%) Windows
4 1 (1.11%) Android
4 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.11%) Front End Development
2 38 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.00%) MVC
4 26 (28.89%) Web Development
5 22 (24.44%) Scrum
6 17 (18.89%) OOP
7 15 (16.67%) Kanban
8 14 (15.56%) Test Automation
9 13 (14.44%) TDD
10 12 (13.33%) E-Commerce
10 12 (13.33%) OO
11 10 (11.11%) Unit Testing
12 9 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (10.00%) Software Engineering
13 8 (8.89%) API Design
13 8 (8.89%) CRM
13 8 (8.89%) Data Protection
14 7 (7.78%) Systems Analysis
14 7 (7.78%) Workflow
15 6 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 75 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 36 (40.00%) PHP
3 21 (23.33%) SQL
4 13 (14.44%) C#
5 8 (8.89%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.22%) ES6
7 2 (2.22%) Java
7 2 (2.22%) XPath
8 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.11%) C++
8 1 (1.11%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.11%) Go
8 1 (1.11%) GraphQL
8 1 (1.11%) Python
8 1 (1.11%) Ruby
8 1 (1.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Docker
2 2 (2.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Ansible
1 1 (1.11%) Nagios
1 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.11%) Prometheus
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
1 1 (1.11%) Salt
1 1 (1.11%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) Sitecore
3 5 (5.56%) SAP
4 2 (2.22%) Capita
4 2 (2.22%) Google
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (1.11%) Adobe
5 1 (1.11%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.11%) New Relic
5 1 (1.11%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.11%) Splunk