Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
England > North West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 300 267
Rank change year-on-year +71 -33 +10
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 127 75 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.05% 0.57% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.76% 2.68% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 106 65 76
North West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,125 £55,750 £57,500
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 2,667 2,795 2,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.98% 21.25% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,153 2,305 2,057
North West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,700 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +75 111 £40,000 - 14
Lancashire - 7 £30,250 - 1
Cheshire -2 5 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Merseyside +16 4 £35,500 +5.19% 1
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 103 (81.10%) JavaScript
2 100 (78.74%) HTML
3 97 (76.38%) CSS
4 81 (63.78%) gulp
5 80 (62.99%) Sass
6 77 (60.63%) Git (software)
7 75 (59.06%) AngularJS
8 65 (51.18%) React
9 58 (45.67%) HTML5
10 56 (44.09%) webpack
11 55 (43.31%) Front End Development
12 51 (40.16%) Node.js
13 45 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (33.86%) Web Development
15 40 (31.50%) MVC
15 40 (31.50%) npm
16 39 (30.71%) Vue.js
16 39 (30.71%) CSS3
16 39 (30.71%) C#
17 36 (28.35%) jQuery
18 35 (27.56%) .NET
19 34 (26.77%) LESS
20 31 (24.41%) User Experience
21 28 (22.05%) Ember.js
22 27 (21.26%) SQL Server
23 23 (18.11%) SQL
23 23 (18.11%) E-Commerce
24 21 (16.54%) SEO
24 21 (16.54%) Finance
24 21 (16.54%) Jasmine

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 19 (14.96%) WordPress
2 16 (12.60%) CMS
3 6 (4.72%) ExpressionEngine
4 5 (3.94%) IIS
5 4 (3.15%) Drupal
5 4 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.36%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.57%) Kentico
8 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.79%) Moodle
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (10.24%) Magento
2 1 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 40 (31.50%) npm
2 16 (12.60%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (10.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.72%) BrowserStack
5 4 (3.15%) Yarn
6 3 (2.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.36%) Firebase
6 3 (2.36%) GitHub
6 3 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.57%) SaaS
8 1 (0.79%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.26%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.96%) MySQL
3 11 (8.66%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.51%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (5.51%) Redis
5 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.36%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.79%) Big Data
7 1 (0.79%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 81 (63.78%) gulp
2 77 (60.63%) Git (software)
3 56 (44.09%) webpack
4 21 (16.54%) Jasmine
5 19 (14.96%) Karma Test Runner
6 13 (10.24%) Subversion
6 13 (10.24%) Visual Studio
7 12 (9.45%) Babel
8 10 (7.87%) Mocha
9 7 (5.51%) PhantomJS
9 7 (5.51%) Protractor
10 4 (3.15%) JIRA
11 3 (2.36%) Bundler
11 3 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.36%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.57%) Selenium
12 2 (1.57%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (16.54%) Finance
2 16 (12.60%) Games
3 9 (7.09%) Banking
4 8 (6.30%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.30%) Law
5 6 (4.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (3.94%) Retail
7 4 (3.15%) Marketing
8 2 (1.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 111 (87.40%) Developer
2 48 (37.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (20.47%) Senior Developer
4 20 (15.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 19 (14.96%) C# Developer
6 18 (14.17%) .NET Developer
6 18 (14.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (13.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (12.60%) Web Developer
9 10 (7.87%) JavaScript Engineer
10 7 (5.51%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (5.51%) WordPress Developer
11 6 (4.72%) Software Engineer
11 6 (4.72%) UI Developer
12 5 (3.94%) Junior
12 5 (3.94%) Junior Developer
12 5 (3.94%) PHP Developer
13 4 (3.15%) Software Developer
14 3 (2.36%) Applications Developer
14 3 (2.36%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (78.74%) HTML
2 97 (76.38%) CSS
3 80 (62.99%) Sass
4 75 (59.06%) AngularJS
5 65 (51.18%) React
6 58 (45.67%) HTML5
7 51 (40.16%) Node.js
8 39 (30.71%) CSS3
8 39 (30.71%) Vue.js
9 36 (28.35%) jQuery
10 35 (27.56%) .NET
11 34 (26.77%) LESS
12 28 (22.05%) Ember.js
13 20 (15.75%) ASP.NET
14 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (14.17%) Dapper ORM
14 18 (14.17%) Redux
15 15 (11.81%) React Native
16 14 (11.02%) REST
17 13 (10.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.41%) User Experience
2 11 (8.66%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.09%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (6.30%) Online Banking
5 4 (3.15%) Social Media
6 3 (2.36%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.57%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.57%) Fintech
7 2 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.57%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.79%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.51%) Linux
2 2 (1.57%) Unix
2 2 (1.57%) Windows
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (43.31%) Front End Development
2 45 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (33.86%) Web Development
4 40 (31.50%) MVC
5 23 (18.11%) E-Commerce
6 21 (16.54%) SEO
7 18 (14.17%) Systems Analysis
7 18 (14.17%) Test Automation
8 15 (11.81%) Software Engineering
9 13 (10.24%) Open Source
9 13 (10.24%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (10.24%) Unit Testing
10 12 (9.45%) TDD
11 10 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.87%) Customer Requirements
12 8 (6.30%) Risk Management
12 8 (6.30%) Wealth Management
12 8 (6.30%) Workflow
13 7 (5.51%) Mobile First
13 7 (5.51%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 103 (81.10%) JavaScript
2 39 (30.71%) C#
3 23 (18.11%) SQL
4 20 (15.75%) PHP
5 16 (12.60%) ES6
6 12 (9.45%) Java
7 5 (3.94%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.79%) Python
8 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) Puppet
2 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.79%) cPanel
Vendors
1 9 (7.09%) Adobe
1 9 (7.09%) WooCommerce
2 7 (5.51%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 5 (3.94%) Google
3 5 (3.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.36%) Capita
5 2 (1.57%) Twitter
6 1 (0.79%) PayPal
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.79%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.79%) Zend