Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 571 579 490
Rank change year-on-year +8 -89 -62
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 492 643 1,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.09% 2.14% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 413 506 875
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,150 £30,500 £28,100
90th Percentile £85,000 £74,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% +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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 23,523 30,055 36,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.13% 19.91% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18,546 23,982 29,786
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Grunt in the UK

Grunt
Top 15 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 28 February 2020. 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 +4 444 £55,000 +15.79% 91
UK excluding London +41 293 £50,000 +19.05% 72
London -4 180 £62,500 +8.70% 22
South East +69 102 £56,500 +7.62% 10
East of England +76 40 £57,000 +42.50% 6
South West +67 40 £41,250 +3.13% 18
North of England -40 39 £42,500 +13.33% 25
Midlands +36 34 £57,500 -8.00% 10
Wales +21 28 £50,000 +38.89% 1
North West -41 23 £45,000 +12.50% 17
West Midlands +47 22 £57,500 -17.86% 3
Yorkshire +10 14 £37,500 +7.14% 8
East Midlands +22 12 £63,750 +21.43% 7
Scotland +14 10 £47,500 +11.76% 2
North East +6 2 £67,500 +92.86%

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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.

1 426 (86.59%) HTML
2 402 (81.71%) JavaScript
3 391 (79.47%) gulp
4 387 (78.66%) CSS
5 345 (70.12%) AngularJS
6 276 (56.10%) Front End Development
7 260 (52.85%) Sass
8 240 (48.78%) React
9 229 (46.54%) HTML5
10 225 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
11 220 (44.72%) Git (software)
12 202 (41.06%) webpack
13 187 (38.01%) CSS3
14 148 (30.08%) Vue.js
15 141 (28.66%) jQuery
16 133 (27.03%) Node.js
17 127 (25.81%) User Experience
18 111 (22.56%) Finance
19 108 (21.95%) LESS
20 100 (20.33%) TypeScript
21 98 (19.92%) OO
22 97 (19.72%) C#
23 84 (17.07%) Responsive Web Design
24 82 (16.67%) npm
24 82 (16.67%) Open Source
25 78 (15.85%) AWS
25 78 (15.85%) Jasmine
25 78 (15.85%) ES6
26 76 (15.45%) MVC
27 75 (15.24%) Software Engineering

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 49 (9.96%) CMS
2 33 (6.71%) WordPress
3 19 (3.86%) nginx
4 12 (2.44%) Apache
5 11 (2.24%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.03%) Drupal
7 8 (1.63%) Confluence
7 8 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.42%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.81%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.41%) IIS
11 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.20%) Kentico
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 44 (8.94%) Photoshop
2 22 (4.47%) Sketch
3 19 (3.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (2.24%) InVision
5 9 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (1.83%) Zeplin
6 6 (1.22%) Adobe XD
6 6 (1.22%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.41%) InDesign
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (4.27%) Magento
2 5 (1.02%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 82 (16.67%) npm
2 78 (15.85%) AWS
3 44 (8.94%) SaaS
4 31 (6.30%) Azure
5 27 (5.49%) GitHub
6 16 (3.25%) Yarn
7 12 (2.44%) Heroku
8 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.81%) GCP
8 4 (0.81%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.61%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.41%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.41%) Google Docs
11 1 (0.20%) IaaS
11 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.24%) Internet
2 10 (2.03%) HTTP
3 3 (0.61%) DAB
3 3 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.10%) MySQL
3 28 (5.69%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.85%) MariaDB
5 11 (2.24%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.03%) Big Data
7 8 (1.63%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.22%) Cosmos DB
8 6 (1.22%) Geospatial Data
8 6 (1.22%) GIS
9 5 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.20%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 391 (79.47%) gulp
2 220 (44.72%) Git (software)
3 202 (41.06%) webpack
4 78 (15.85%) Jasmine
5 48 (9.76%) Jenkins
6 42 (8.54%) JIRA
7 37 (7.52%) Visual Studio
8 35 (7.11%) Karma Test Runner
9 34 (6.91%) Protractor
10 31 (6.30%) Mocha
11 29 (5.89%) Bower
12 25 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 23 (4.67%) Bitbucket
14 22 (4.47%) Subversion
15 19 (3.86%) TeamCity
16 12 (2.44%) Sinon.JS
17 11 (2.24%) GitLab
18 10 (2.03%) Gradle
18 10 (2.03%) Maven
18 10 (2.03%) Selenium
General
1 111 (22.56%) Finance
2 38 (7.72%) Marketing
3 36 (7.32%) Retail
4 31 (6.30%) Games
5 12 (2.44%) Banking
6 10 (2.03%) Automotive
7 5 (1.02%) Housing Association
7 5 (1.02%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.61%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Publishing
9 2 (0.41%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.20%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.20%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 423 (85.98%) Developer
2 247 (50.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 91 (18.50%) Senior Developer
4 84 (17.07%) JavaScript Developer
5 74 (15.04%) Full Stack Developer
6 73 (14.84%) Angular Developer
7 55 (11.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 47 (9.55%) C# Developer
9 42 (8.54%) React Developer
10 34 (6.91%) HTML Developer
11 33 (6.71%) Web Developer
12 32 (6.50%) HTML CSS Developer
12 32 (6.50%) UI Developer
13 30 (6.10%) Architect
14 15 (3.05%) Software Engineer
14 15 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (2.44%) .NET Developer
16 11 (2.24%) UX Developer
17 10 (2.03%) Technical Architect
18 9 (1.83%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (86.59%) HTML
2 387 (78.66%) CSS
3 345 (70.12%) AngularJS
4 260 (52.85%) Sass
5 240 (48.78%) React
6 229 (46.54%) HTML5
7 187 (38.01%) CSS3
8 148 (30.08%) Vue.js
9 141 (28.66%) jQuery
10 133 (27.03%) Node.js
11 108 (21.95%) LESS
12 61 (12.40%) Backbone.js
13 59 (11.99%) Ember.js
14 56 (11.38%) .NET
15 43 (8.74%) Jest
16 42 (8.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 40 (8.13%) Redux
18 35 (7.11%) RESTful
19 32 (6.50%) Express
20 31 (6.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 127 (25.81%) User Experience
2 65 (13.21%) Mobile App
3 53 (10.77%) Virtual Team
4 34 (6.91%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (3.46%) Data Structures
7 16 (3.25%) W3C
8 14 (2.85%) Animation
9 13 (2.64%) Algorithms
9 13 (2.64%) Analytical Mindset
10 12 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.42%) Cloud Native
13 6 (1.22%) Blog
14 5 (1.02%) RIA
14 5 (1.02%) Social Network
14 5 (1.02%) Xbox
15 4 (0.81%) Cybercrime
15 4 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.67%) Linux
2 7 (1.42%) Android
3 6 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.02%) Windows
5 4 (0.81%) Unix
6 2 (0.41%) CentOS
6 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Debian
7 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (56.10%) Front End Development
2 225 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (19.92%) OO
4 84 (17.07%) Responsive Web Design
5 82 (16.67%) Open Source
6 76 (15.45%) MVC
7 75 (15.24%) Software Engineering
8 73 (14.84%) Test Automation
9 70 (14.23%) Web Development
10 68 (13.82%) DevOps
10 68 (13.82%) E-Commerce
11 67 (13.62%) Scrum
12 64 (13.01%) Problem-Solving
13 57 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
14 56 (11.38%) BDD
15 54 (10.98%) Unit Testing
16 52 (10.57%) Content Management
17 49 (9.96%) Mentoring
18 46 (9.35%) Computer Science
19 41 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 402 (81.71%) JavaScript
2 100 (20.33%) TypeScript
3 97 (19.72%) C#
4 78 (15.85%) ES6
5 54 (10.98%) PHP
6 44 (8.94%) Java
7 38 (7.72%) SQL
8 34 (6.91%) ES7
9 24 (4.88%) Python
10 14 (2.85%) Bash Shell
10 14 (2.85%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.63%) Ruby
12 4 (0.81%) PHP 5
12 4 (0.81%) PHP 7
12 4 (0.81%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.61%) C
13 3 (0.61%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.41%) Go
15 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (10.77%) Degree
2 14 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.81%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.28%) QA
2 15 (3.05%) WCAG
3 9 (1.83%) WAI
System Software
1 49 (9.96%) Docker
2 10 (2.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (3.46%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.03%) Ansible
2 10 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.03%) Puppet
3 3 (0.61%) Plesk
4 2 (0.41%) cPanel
4 2 (0.41%) Terraform
5 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (6.71%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.30%) Google
3 26 (5.28%) Xamarin
4 19 (3.86%) Adobe
5 18 (3.66%) IBM
6 8 (1.63%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.42%) Oracle
8 6 (1.22%) hybris
9 4 (0.81%) Optimizely
9 4 (0.81%) Zend
10 3 (0.61%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.61%) TOWER Software
10 3 (0.61%) WooCommerce
11 2 (0.41%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.20%) DoubleClick
12 1 (0.20%) Facebook
12 1 (0.20%) Wallstreet Suite