Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 456 427 486
Rank change year-on-year -29 +59 +451
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 1090 1359 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.60% 0.71% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.97% 3.81% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1179 1083
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% - -

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 36702 35642 37921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.32% 18.74% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29857 30770 32040
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 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 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
England -35 1027 £50,000 +5.26% 104
London -57 567 £52,500 - 50
UK excluding London -34 495 £41,000 +9.33% 56
North of England +8 162 £40,000 +14.29% 25
North West -17 98 £40,000 +6.67% 13
South East -51 90 £47,750 +19.38% 10
South West +34 88 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Midlands -20 72 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Yorkshire +54 62 £37,500 +25.00% 11
East of England +5 47 £56,250 +45.16% 6
West Midlands -40 44 £34,000 -2.86% 5
East Midlands +32 28 £42,500 +26.87% 5
Scotland -60 25 £41,250 +3.13% 1
Wales +12 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North East -15 2 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £26,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 with a requirement for Grunt.

1 948 (86.97%) JavaScript
2 874 (80.18%) CSS
3 856 (78.53%) HTML
4 760 (69.72%) gulp
5 703 (64.50%) AngularJS
6 596 (54.68%) Agile Software Development
7 565 (51.83%) Git (software)
8 525 (48.17%) HTML5
8 525 (48.17%) Sass
9 509 (46.70%) Front End Development
10 456 (41.83%) Node.js
11 422 (38.72%) CSS3
12 405 (37.16%) jQuery
13 394 (36.15%) React
14 312 (28.62%) TDD
15 292 (26.79%) User Experience
16 272 (24.95%) PHP
17 265 (24.31%) webpack
18 248 (22.75%) Web Development
19 242 (22.20%) npm
20 229 (21.01%) Bower
21 226 (20.73%) Scrum
22 217 (19.91%) MySQL
23 203 (18.62%) LESS
24 188 (17.25%) MVC
25 187 (17.16%) OO
26 179 (16.42%) SQL
27 175 (16.06%) REST
28 172 (15.78%) ES6
29 166 (15.23%) 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
1 107 (9.82%) CMS
2 98 (8.99%) WordPress
3 61 (5.60%) Drupal
4 45 (4.13%) Apache
5 37 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
6 34 (3.12%) nginx
7 33 (3.03%) Umbraco
8 17 (1.56%) SharePoint
9 16 (1.47%) Tomcat
10 15 (1.38%) ExpressionEngine
11 12 (1.10%) Apache Spark
11 12 (1.10%) EPiServer
11 12 (1.10%) IIS
12 9 (0.83%) Confluence
13 7 (0.64%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 4 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
17 3 (0.28%) JBoss
17 3 (0.28%) Mongoose
Applications
1 72 (6.61%) Photoshop
2 30 (2.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.37%) HipChat
4 4 (0.37%) InDesign
5 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 43 (3.94%) Magento
2 4 (0.37%) Shopify
3 2 (0.18%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.092%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 242 (22.20%) npm
2 94 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (4.50%) GitHub
5 26 (2.39%) SaaS
6 24 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (1.19%) Google Analytics
7 13 (1.19%) IaaS
8 12 (1.10%) Loggly
8 12 (1.10%) PaaS
8 12 (1.10%) Sumo Logic
9 7 (0.64%) TestFlight
10 6 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.55%) Office 365
10 6 (0.55%) Route 53
11 5 (0.46%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (0.37%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.37%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 50 (4.59%) HTTP
2 22 (2.02%) Internet
3 5 (0.46%) DNS
3 5 (0.46%) Skype
4 4 (0.37%) SMS
4 4 (0.37%) SSH
4 4 (0.37%) SSL
5 1 (0.092%) FTP
5 1 (0.092%) LDAP
5 1 (0.092%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (19.91%) MySQL
2 120 (11.01%) NoSQL
3 103 (9.45%) MongoDB
4 84 (7.71%) Redis
4 84 (7.71%) SQL Server
5 62 (5.69%) Relational Database
6 35 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 31 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (2.66%) Big Data
9 22 (2.02%) Event Store
10 16 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 13 (1.19%) MariaDB
12 9 (0.83%) Hadoop
12 9 (0.83%) Riak
13 6 (0.55%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.46%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.28%) Blockchain
15 3 (0.28%) HBase
15 3 (0.28%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 760 (69.72%) gulp
2 565 (51.83%) Git (software)
3 265 (24.31%) webpack
4 229 (21.01%) Bower
5 160 (14.68%) Jasmine
6 140 (12.84%) Jenkins
7 89 (8.17%) Subversion
8 82 (7.52%) Karma Test Runner
9 77 (7.06%) Selenium
10 73 (6.70%) Mocha
11 69 (6.33%) Maven
12 57 (5.23%) Babel
13 50 (4.59%) JIRA
14 47 (4.31%) Protractor
15 46 (4.22%) TeamCity
16 44 (4.04%) Vagrant
17 35 (3.21%) Bitbucket
17 35 (3.21%) PHPUnit
18 29 (2.66%) JUnit
19 28 (2.57%) Firebug
General
1 142 (13.03%) Finance
2 95 (8.72%) Games
3 84 (7.71%) Retail
4 59 (5.41%) Marketing
5 47 (4.31%) Banking
6 41 (3.76%) Advertising
7 39 (3.58%) Manufacturing
8 29 (2.66%) Telecoms
9 27 (2.48%) Electronics
10 13 (1.19%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.92%) Legal
12 6 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.37%) Publishing
15 2 (0.18%) Law
15 2 (0.18%) Online Betting
16 1 (0.092%) Digital Economy
16 1 (0.092%) Front Office
16 1 (0.092%) Japanese Language
16 1 (0.092%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 942 (86.42%) Developer
2 405 (37.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 282 (25.87%) JavaScript Developer
4 166 (15.23%) Senior Developer
5 127 (11.65%) Angular Developer
6 124 (11.38%) PHP Developer
7 114 (10.46%) Web Developer
8 110 (10.09%) Full Stack Developer
9 100 (9.17%) HTML Developer
10 75 (6.88%) HTML CSS Developer
10 75 (6.88%) UI Developer
11 65 (5.96%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 58 (5.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 56 (5.14%) Lead Developer
14 53 (4.86%) Junior
15 51 (4.68%) Junior Developer
16 50 (4.59%) .NET Developer
17 44 (4.04%) Java Developer
18 43 (3.94%) Node.js Developer
19 37 (3.39%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 874 (80.18%) CSS
2 856 (78.53%) HTML
3 703 (64.50%) AngularJS
4 525 (48.17%) HTML5
4 525 (48.17%) Sass
5 456 (41.83%) Node.js
6 422 (38.72%) CSS3
7 405 (37.16%) jQuery
8 394 (36.15%) React
9 203 (18.62%) LESS
10 175 (16.06%) REST
11 166 (15.23%) Backbone.js
12 148 (13.58%) .NET
13 142 (13.03%) RESTful
14 141 (12.94%) Web Services
15 132 (12.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 110 (10.09%) Express
17 106 (9.72%) Ajax
18 103 (9.45%) XML
19 97 (8.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 292 (26.79%) User Experience
2 88 (8.07%) Mobile App
3 65 (5.96%) Computer Science
4 49 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
5 48 (4.40%) Fintech
6 27 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (2.39%) Social Media
8 23 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (2.02%) Clustering
10 20 (1.83%) W3C
11 19 (1.74%) Animation
12 15 (1.38%) Online Games
13 14 (1.28%) Life Science
14 12 (1.10%) Xbox
15 11 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
15 11 (1.01%) PlayStation
16 10 (0.92%) Algorithms
17 8 (0.73%) Data Structures
17 8 (0.73%) Graphic Design
18 7 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 143 (13.12%) Linux
2 37 (3.39%) Windows
3 31 (2.84%) Android
3 31 (2.84%) Apple iOS
4 24 (2.20%) Unix
5 11 (1.01%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.37%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.28%) CoreOS
7 3 (0.28%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.092%) CentOS
8 1 (0.092%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 596 (54.68%) Agile Software Development
2 509 (46.70%) Front End Development
3 312 (28.62%) TDD
4 248 (22.75%) Web Development
5 226 (20.73%) Scrum
6 188 (17.25%) MVC
7 187 (17.16%) OO
8 143 (13.12%) Software Engineering
9 133 (12.20%) BDD
10 129 (11.83%) DevOps
11 124 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
12 121 (11.10%) Test Automation
13 115 (10.55%) Responsive Web Design
14 112 (10.28%) E-Commerce
15 106 (9.72%) OOP
16 104 (9.54%) Unit Testing
17 86 (7.89%) Web Design
18 84 (7.71%) Mentoring
19 67 (6.15%) Microservices
20 64 (5.87%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 948 (86.97%) JavaScript
2 272 (24.95%) PHP
3 179 (16.42%) SQL
4 172 (15.78%) ES6
5 162 (14.86%) Java
6 141 (12.94%) C#
7 102 (9.36%) TypeScript
8 85 (7.80%) Python
9 65 (5.96%) Ruby
10 32 (2.94%) Bash Shell
11 30 (2.75%) PowerShell
12 27 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 25 (2.29%) Scala
14 17 (1.56%) Go
15 16 (1.47%) C++
16 12 (1.10%) ECMAScript
17 10 (0.92%) Groovy
17 10 (0.92%) Perl
17 10 (0.92%) PHP 5
18 9 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 98 (8.99%) Degree
2 35 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.46%) PhD
5 4 (0.37%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.37%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.28%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.092%) ISEB
7 1 (0.092%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.092%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.24%) QA
2 20 (1.83%) WCAG
3 8 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.37%) SLA
4 4 (0.37%) WAI
5 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 154 (14.13%) Docker
2 11 (1.01%) HDFS
3 8 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.37%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.28%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.18%) Varnish
7 1 (0.092%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 66 (6.06%) Puppet
2 41 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (3.30%) Kubernetes
4 27 (2.48%) Ansible
5 22 (2.02%) Docker Swarm
6 12 (1.10%) Nagios
6 12 (1.10%) Salt
6 12 (1.10%) ZABBIX
7 9 (0.83%) Prometheus
8 7 (0.64%) Terraform
9 4 (0.37%) Grafana
9 4 (0.37%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.37%) Kibana
9 4 (0.37%) logstash
9 4 (0.37%) Marathon
9 4 (0.37%) Mesos
10 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.092%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.092%) Packer
11 1 (0.092%) Plesk
Vendors
1 84 (7.71%) Google
2 43 (3.94%) Adobe
3 39 (3.58%) Microsoft
4 38 (3.49%) Zend
5 34 (3.12%) Splunk
6 31 (2.84%) SAP
7 27 (2.48%) Facebook
8 24 (2.20%) Oracle
9 21 (1.93%) Twitter
10 13 (1.19%) Sitecore
11 12 (1.10%) New Relic
11 12 (1.10%) Rackspace
11 12 (1.10%) SaltStack
12 9 (0.83%) Apple
12 9 (0.83%) WooCommerce
13 7 (0.64%) Perforce
14 6 (0.55%) Atlassian
14 6 (0.55%) Capita
14 6 (0.55%) F5
14 6 (0.55%) PayPal