Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
England > North West
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 283 257
Rank change year-on-year +37 -26 +84
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 127 73 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.99% 0.59% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.41% 2.81% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 102 64 80
North West median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,625 £59,550 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -10.00%

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 2,883 2,600 2,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.54% 20.97% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,308 2,283 2,118
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,300 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +40 85 £40,000 -5.88% 31
Merseyside +44 28 £41,000 +26.15% 3
Cheshire -43 11 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Lancashire +8 2 £32,250 -4.44% 3
Grunt
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 99 (77.95%) gulp
2 93 (73.23%) HTML
2 93 (73.23%) CSS
3 89 (70.08%) JavaScript
4 78 (61.42%) Sass
4 78 (61.42%) AngularJS
5 77 (60.63%) Git (software)
6 61 (48.03%) Front End Development
7 56 (44.09%) jQuery
8 55 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (43.31%) React
9 52 (40.94%) webpack
10 51 (40.16%) HTML5
11 45 (35.43%) CSS3
12 44 (34.65%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 43 (33.86%) Node.js
14 35 (27.56%) REST
15 33 (25.98%) Web Development
15 33 (25.98%) User Experience
15 33 (25.98%) npm
16 32 (25.20%) PHP
17 28 (22.05%) MVC
17 28 (22.05%) Software Engineering
18 25 (19.69%) E-Commerce
19 24 (18.90%) SQL
19 24 (18.90%) C#
20 23 (18.11%) Unit Testing
21 22 (17.32%) .NET
21 22 (17.32%) MySQL
21 22 (17.32%) XML

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%) CMS
2 13 (10.24%) WordPress
3 11 (8.66%) Apache
4 6 (4.72%) nginx
5 4 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.15%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (2.36%) Drupal
7 2 (1.57%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.79%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Magento
2 3 (2.36%) Shopify
3 1 (0.79%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.98%) npm
2 13 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.15%) Firebase
3 4 (3.15%) GitHub
3 4 (3.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.15%) SaaS
4 3 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.36%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (2.36%) Route 53
5 2 (1.57%) Yarn
6 1 (0.79%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.79%) Loggly
6 1 (0.79%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (0.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.57%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.32%) MySQL
2 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.15%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.79%) Riak
Development Applications
1 99 (77.95%) gulp
2 77 (60.63%) Git (software)
3 52 (40.94%) webpack
4 14 (11.02%) Subversion
5 11 (8.66%) Jasmine
6 9 (7.09%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (5.51%) PhantomJS
8 6 (4.72%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.72%) Protractor
9 5 (3.94%) JIRA
9 5 (3.94%) Maven
10 4 (3.15%) Babel
10 4 (3.15%) Bundler
11 3 (2.36%) Bitbucket
11 3 (2.36%) Mocha
12 2 (1.57%) Broccoli
12 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.79%) Gitweb
13 1 (0.79%) PostCSS
General
1 16 (12.60%) Games
2 12 (9.45%) Retail
3 9 (7.09%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.15%) Finance
6 3 (2.36%) Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Advertising
7 2 (1.57%) Marketing
7 2 (1.57%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Law
8 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 114 (89.76%) Developer
2 48 (37.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 34 (26.77%) Web Developer
4 30 (23.62%) Senior Developer
5 27 (21.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 18 (14.17%) Senior Web Developer
7 14 (11.02%) Applications Developer
7 14 (11.02%) Web Applications Developer
8 13 (10.24%) HTML Developer
9 12 (9.45%) Senior Applications Developer
9 12 (9.45%) Senior Web Applications Developer
10 10 (7.87%) React Developer
11 9 (7.09%) Angular Developer
11 9 (7.09%) HTML CSS Developer
11 9 (7.09%) PHP Developer
12 8 (6.30%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (6.30%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 7 (5.51%) JavaScript Engineer
14 6 (4.72%) .NET Developer
14 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (73.23%) CSS
1 93 (73.23%) HTML
2 78 (61.42%) AngularJS
2 78 (61.42%) Sass
3 56 (44.09%) jQuery
4 55 (43.31%) React
5 51 (40.16%) HTML5
6 45 (35.43%) CSS3
7 44 (34.65%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 43 (33.86%) Node.js
9 35 (27.56%) REST
10 22 (17.32%) .NET
10 22 (17.32%) LESS
10 22 (17.32%) XML
11 19 (14.96%) Ember.js
11 19 (14.96%) JSON
12 16 (12.60%) ASP.NET
13 15 (11.81%) Ajax
14 13 (10.24%) Angular 2
15 12 (9.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.98%) User Experience
2 12 (9.45%) Life Science
3 10 (7.87%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.94%) Online Games
5 4 (3.15%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.57%) Social Media
7 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.54%) Linux
2 8 (6.30%) Ubuntu
3 4 (3.15%) Android
3 4 (3.15%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.15%) Windows
4 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.03%) Front End Development
2 55 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (25.98%) Web Development
4 28 (22.05%) MVC
4 28 (22.05%) Software Engineering
5 25 (19.69%) E-Commerce
6 23 (18.11%) Unit Testing
7 20 (15.75%) Scrum
8 17 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (11.02%) OOP
10 12 (9.45%) OO
10 12 (9.45%) Test Automation
11 11 (8.66%) API Design
11 11 (8.66%) Open Source
11 11 (8.66%) SDLC
12 9 (7.09%) SEO
12 9 (7.09%) Systems Analysis
12 9 (7.09%) TDD
13 8 (6.30%) CRM
13 8 (6.30%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 89 (70.08%) JavaScript
2 32 (25.20%) PHP
3 24 (18.90%) C#
3 24 (18.90%) SQL
4 8 (6.30%) ES6
5 7 (5.51%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.51%) XPath
6 6 (4.72%) Java
7 4 (3.15%) GraphQL
7 4 (3.15%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.57%) Ruby
9 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.79%) C++
9 1 (0.79%) ES7
9 1 (0.79%) ES8
9 1 (0.79%) Go
9 1 (0.79%) Python
9 1 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (2.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (12.60%) Docker
2 2 (1.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.57%) Puppet
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
2 1 (0.79%) Nagios
2 1 (0.79%) Plesk
2 1 (0.79%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.79%) Salt
2 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (16.54%) Capita
2 10 (7.87%) Google
3 7 (5.51%) Adobe
4 2 (1.57%) WooCommerce
5 1 (0.79%) New Relic
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle
5 1 (0.79%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.79%) Splunk
5 1 (0.79%) Zend