Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 487 415 478
Rank change year-on-year -72 +63 +314
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 1,037 1,265 1,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.72% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.87% 3.80% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 874 1,059 1,124
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £28,075 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year - +13.48% -6.00%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36,070 33,308 37,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.47% 18.98% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29,676 28,296 31,829
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Grunt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in the UK

Grunt
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Grunt in the UK

Grunt
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Grunt over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Grunt in the UK

Grunt
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grunt within the UK 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
England -57 978 £50,000 +2.04% 225
London -73 514 £56,250 +2.27% 117
UK excluding London -14 494 £40,000 - 119
North of England +68 203 £37,500 -6.25% 56
North West +37 127 £41,000 -3.53% 43
South East -61 103 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Yorkshire +55 71 £30,000 -9.09% 13
Midlands -23 60 £40,000 - 14
South West +10 59 £42,500 +21.43% 9
West Midlands -18 40 £33,750 -10.00% 3
East of England -29 37 £52,500 +27.27% 11
Scotland -44 28 £38,750 +3.33% 9
East Midlands -13 20 £40,000 - 10
North East -36 5 £50,000 +29.03%
Wales -1 3 £35,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 2

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 with a requirement for Grunt.

1 909 (87.66%) JavaScript
2 840 (81.00%) CSS
3 837 (80.71%) HTML
4 784 (75.60%) gulp
5 646 (62.30%) AngularJS
6 552 (53.23%) Sass
7 510 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
8 505 (48.70%) HTML5
9 493 (47.54%) Front End Development
10 490 (47.25%) Git (software)
11 466 (44.94%) React
12 392 (37.80%) Node.js
13 378 (36.45%) CSS3
14 375 (36.16%) jQuery
15 363 (35.00%) webpack
16 286 (27.58%) User Experience
17 255 (24.59%) TDD
18 251 (24.20%) PHP
19 239 (23.05%) Web Development
20 227 (21.89%) npm
21 198 (19.09%) ES6
22 179 (17.26%) Scrum
23 175 (16.88%) MySQL
24 172 (16.59%) MVC
24 172 (16.59%) Software Engineering
25 170 (16.39%) LESS
26 165 (15.91%) Unit Testing
26 165 (15.91%) Java
27 163 (15.72%) Vue (Vue.js)
28 157 (15.14%) Backbone.js

Grunt
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 103 (9.93%) CMS
2 77 (7.43%) WordPress
3 57 (5.50%) Apache
4 51 (4.92%) Drupal
5 46 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (2.22%) Umbraco
7 16 (1.54%) nginx
8 13 (1.25%) Apache Spark
9 12 (1.16%) ExpressionEngine
10 9 (0.87%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.48%) Confluence
12 5 (0.48%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.39%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.39%) IIS
13 4 (0.39%) Mule
13 4 (0.39%) Mule ESB
13 4 (0.39%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 79 (7.62%) Photoshop
2 39 (3.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (1.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.29%) HipChat
5 1 (0.096%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 44 (4.24%) Magento
2 7 (0.68%) Shopify
3 1 (0.096%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.096%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.096%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.096%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.096%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 227 (21.89%) npm
2 86 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (3.95%) GitHub
5 29 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 20 (1.93%) SaaS
7 15 (1.45%) Cloudflare
8 13 (1.25%) Yarn
9 12 (1.16%) IaaS
10 11 (1.06%) Google Analytics
10 11 (1.06%) TestFlight
11 8 (0.77%) PaaS
12 7 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 7 (0.68%) Firebase
12 7 (0.68%) Loggly
12 7 (0.68%) Sumo Logic
13 5 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.48%) Heroku
13 5 (0.48%) Slack
14 4 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.53%) HTTP
2 27 (2.60%) Internet
3 8 (0.77%) SSL
4 5 (0.48%) DNS
4 5 (0.48%) FTP
4 5 (0.48%) SMTP
5 4 (0.39%) Skype
6 3 (0.29%) Broadband
6 3 (0.29%) SMS
7 1 (0.096%) Intranet
7 1 (0.096%) SSH
7 1 (0.096%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (16.88%) MySQL
2 95 (9.16%) NoSQL
3 79 (7.62%) MongoDB
4 59 (5.69%) Relational Database
4 59 (5.69%) SQL Server
5 58 (5.59%) Redis
6 33 (3.18%) Big Data
7 28 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (1.35%) MariaDB
10 12 (1.16%) Event Store
11 10 (0.96%) RethinkDB
12 8 (0.77%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.58%) CouchDB
15 5 (0.48%) Blockchain
15 5 (0.48%) RDBMS
16 4 (0.39%) HBase
17 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
18 2 (0.19%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 784 (75.60%) gulp
2 490 (47.25%) Git (software)
3 363 (35.00%) webpack
4 151 (14.56%) Jasmine
5 127 (12.25%) Bower
6 104 (10.03%) Jenkins
7 85 (8.20%) Subversion
8 59 (5.69%) Karma Test Runner
8 59 (5.69%) Mocha
9 58 (5.59%) Selenium
10 50 (4.82%) Protractor
11 43 (4.15%) JIRA
12 42 (4.05%) Maven
13 40 (3.86%) TeamCity
14 39 (3.76%) Babel
15 24 (2.31%) PHPUnit
16 22 (2.12%) Vagrant
17 21 (2.03%) JUnit
18 18 (1.74%) Bitbucket
19 16 (1.54%) Cucumber
General
1 128 (12.34%) Finance
2 110 (10.61%) Games
3 82 (7.91%) Retail
4 49 (4.73%) Marketing
5 44 (4.24%) Advertising
6 41 (3.95%) Banking
7 24 (2.31%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.35%) Electronics
9 11 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 10 (0.96%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.58%) Legal
13 3 (0.29%) Automotive
13 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.19%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.19%) Law
14 2 (0.19%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.096%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.096%) Digital Economy
15 1 (0.096%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 890 (85.82%) Developer
2 405 (39.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 224 (21.60%) JavaScript Developer
4 179 (17.26%) Senior Developer
5 131 (12.63%) Angular Developer
6 127 (12.25%) Web Developer
7 120 (11.57%) PHP Developer
8 73 (7.04%) Full Stack Developer
9 71 (6.85%) UI Developer
10 67 (6.46%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 65 (6.27%) Lead Developer
12 64 (6.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 63 (6.08%) HTML Developer
14 62 (5.98%) React Developer
15 54 (5.21%) HTML CSS Developer
16 48 (4.63%) JavaScript Engineer
17 43 (4.15%) .NET Developer
18 34 (3.28%) Junior
19 33 (3.18%) Junior Developer
20 32 (3.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 840 (81.00%) CSS
2 837 (80.71%) HTML
3 646 (62.30%) AngularJS
4 552 (53.23%) Sass
5 505 (48.70%) HTML5
6 466 (44.94%) React
7 392 (37.80%) Node.js
8 378 (36.45%) CSS3
9 375 (36.16%) jQuery
10 170 (16.39%) LESS
11 163 (15.72%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 157 (15.14%) Backbone.js
13 153 (14.75%) RESTful
14 151 (14.56%) REST
15 145 (13.98%) .NET
16 121 (11.67%) Web Services
17 96 (9.26%) Ajax
18 93 (8.97%) JSON
19 92 (8.87%) Angular 2
20 86 (8.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 286 (27.58%) User Experience
2 78 (7.52%) Mobile App
3 66 (6.36%) Computer Science
4 46 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (3.09%) Fintech
7 23 (2.22%) Online Games
7 23 (2.22%) W3C
8 22 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
10 20 (1.93%) Animation
11 18 (1.74%) Social Media
12 16 (1.54%) Life Science
13 14 (1.35%) Digital Media
13 14 (1.35%) Xbox
14 13 (1.25%) PlayStation
15 12 (1.16%) Clustering
15 12 (1.16%) Graphic Design
16 11 (1.06%) Robotics
17 10 (0.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 122 (11.76%) Linux
2 29 (2.80%) Unix
3 26 (2.51%) Android
3 26 (2.51%) Apple iOS
4 24 (2.31%) Windows
5 11 (1.06%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.77%) CentOS
7 7 (0.68%) Debian
8 4 (0.39%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.096%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 493 (47.54%) Front End Development
3 255 (24.59%) TDD
4 239 (23.05%) Web Development
5 179 (17.26%) Scrum
6 172 (16.59%) MVC
6 172 (16.59%) Software Engineering
7 165 (15.91%) Unit Testing
8 152 (14.66%) E-Commerce
9 148 (14.27%) OO
10 136 (13.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 128 (12.34%) BDD
11 128 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
12 111 (10.70%) DevOps
13 105 (10.13%) Web Design
14 98 (9.45%) Test Automation
15 79 (7.62%) Mobile First
16 74 (7.14%) Mentoring
17 70 (6.75%) OOP
18 64 (6.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 909 (87.66%) JavaScript
2 251 (24.20%) PHP
3 198 (19.09%) ES6
4 165 (15.91%) Java
5 146 (14.08%) SQL
6 111 (10.70%) C#
7 101 (9.74%) TypeScript
8 75 (7.23%) Python
9 65 (6.27%) ES7
10 58 (5.59%) Ruby
11 22 (2.12%) Bash Shell
12 19 (1.83%) T-SQL
13 18 (1.74%) Scala
14 15 (1.45%) PHP 7
15 12 (1.16%) Objective-C
15 12 (1.16%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.06%) Apple Swift
17 9 (0.87%) C++
17 9 (0.87%) Clojure
18 8 (0.77%) Go
Qualifications
1 103 (9.93%) Degree
2 17 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.48%) PhD
4 2 (0.19%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.096%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.096%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.096%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.69%) QA
2 24 (2.31%) WCAG
3 3 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.096%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.096%) SLA
System Software
1 139 (13.40%) Docker
2 12 (1.16%) HDFS
3 8 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.39%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.19%) Varnish
6 1 (0.096%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 44 (4.24%) Puppet
2 35 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (2.89%) Ansible
4 27 (2.60%) Kubernetes
5 12 (1.16%) Docker Swarm
5 12 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
6 7 (0.68%) Nagios
6 7 (0.68%) ZABBIX
7 6 (0.58%) Salt
7 6 (0.58%) Terraform
8 3 (0.29%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.096%) Grafana
10 1 (0.096%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.096%) Kibana
10 1 (0.096%) Packer
10 1 (0.096%) Plesk
Vendors
1 89 (8.58%) Google
2 50 (4.82%) Adobe
3 40 (3.86%) Zend
4 28 (2.70%) Twitter
5 25 (2.41%) Capita
6 23 (2.22%) Facebook
7 21 (2.03%) Microsoft
8 19 (1.83%) Splunk
9 13 (1.25%) Apple
10 11 (1.06%) Oracle
11 10 (0.96%) SAP
12 9 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.77%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.77%) Sitecore
13 8 (0.77%) WooCommerce
14 7 (0.68%) New Relic
15 6 (0.58%) Mapbox
15 6 (0.58%) MuleSoft
15 6 (0.58%) Rackspace
15 6 (0.58%) SaltStack