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

Grunt
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 450 450 560
Rank change year-on-year 0 +110 +374
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 1142 1290 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.65% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 3.58% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1111 818
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%

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 36460 35993 37100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.71% 18.27% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29772 31198 31164
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 August 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 August 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 +10 1092 £48,000 +1.05% 87
London -3 640 £53,750 +2.38% 41
UK excluding London -6 473 £41,000 +2.50% 50
North of England +2 150 £40,000 +9.59% 14
South East +32 96 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Midlands -14 80 £40,000 +14.29% 8
North West -33 76 £40,000 +6.67% 6
Yorkshire +63 71 £42,500 +41.67% 8
South West -3 65 £42,500 +3.03% 6
East of England +19 57 £45,000 +34.33% 7
East Midlands +47 48 £42,500 +26.87% 7
West Midlands -50 32 £35,000 -6.04% 1
Scotland -49 15 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Wales +13 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
North East 0 3 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £26,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1001 (87.65%) JavaScript
2 954 (83.54%) CSS
3 931 (81.52%) HTML
4 803 (70.32%) gulp
5 764 (66.90%) AngularJS
6 606 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
7 565 (49.47%) Git (software)
8 563 (49.30%) Sass
9 531 (46.50%) HTML5
10 525 (45.97%) Front End Development
11 465 (40.72%) Node.js
12 406 (35.55%) CSS3
13 399 (34.94%) React
14 394 (34.50%) jQuery
15 326 (28.55%) TDD
16 285 (24.96%) User Experience
17 268 (23.47%) Web Development
18 260 (22.77%) Bower
19 249 (21.80%) LESS
20 233 (20.40%) PHP
21 230 (20.14%) Backbone.js
22 217 (19.00%) Scrum
23 213 (18.65%) webpack
24 192 (16.81%) MySQL
25 188 (16.46%) ES6
26 175 (15.32%) MVC
27 171 (14.97%) OO
27 171 (14.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 166 (14.54%) SQL
29 165 (14.45%) REST

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
1 114 (9.98%) WordPress
2 89 (7.79%) CMS
3 61 (5.34%) Drupal
4 40 (3.50%) Umbraco
5 37 (3.24%) nginx
6 27 (2.36%) Apache
7 26 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (1.66%) IIS
9 17 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 16 (1.40%) SharePoint
11 15 (1.31%) EPiServer
12 12 (1.05%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.79%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.70%) ExpressionEngine
15 7 (0.61%) Confluence
15 7 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
16 5 (0.44%) WebSphere
17 4 (0.35%) JBoss
17 4 (0.35%) OpenStack
17 4 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 77 (6.74%) Photoshop
2 24 (2.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.26%) InDesign
5 2 (0.18%) HipChat
6 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 50 (4.38%) Magento
2 1 (0.088%) Shopify
2 1 (0.088%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 96 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (5.95%) GitHub
3 49 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (2.54%) SaaS
5 25 (2.19%) PaaS
6 21 (1.84%) Google Analytics
7 15 (1.31%) IaaS
8 12 (1.05%) Cloudflare
8 12 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (0.88%) CloudFront
9 10 (0.88%) Loggly
9 10 (0.88%) Sumo Logic
10 9 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 7 (0.61%) Heroku
12 6 (0.53%) TestFlight
13 5 (0.44%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 4 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.20%) HTTP
2 10 (0.88%) DNS
2 10 (0.88%) Internet
3 9 (0.79%) SSH
4 6 (0.53%) SSL
5 4 (0.35%) Skype
6 3 (0.26%) Network Security
6 3 (0.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.18%) VoIP
8 1 (0.088%) LDAP
8 1 (0.088%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (16.81%) MySQL
2 116 (10.16%) NoSQL
3 94 (8.23%) MongoDB
4 64 (5.60%) Redis
5 54 (4.73%) SQL Server
6 38 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 36 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (2.28%) Big Data
10 25 (2.19%) Event Store
11 10 (0.88%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.70%) Riak
13 4 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.35%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.35%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.26%) SQLite
15 2 (0.18%) Blockchain
15 2 (0.18%) HBase
15 2 (0.18%) KDB
16 1 (0.088%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 803 (70.32%) gulp
2 565 (49.47%) Git (software)
3 260 (22.77%) Bower
4 213 (18.65%) webpack
5 140 (12.26%) Jasmine
6 114 (9.98%) Karma Test Runner
7 108 (9.46%) Jenkins
8 100 (8.76%) Mocha
9 80 (7.01%) Selenium
10 60 (5.25%) Subversion
11 57 (4.99%) Babel
12 54 (4.73%) Maven
13 52 (4.55%) Vagrant
14 49 (4.29%) Protractor
15 36 (3.15%) JIRA
16 34 (2.98%) PostCSS
17 31 (2.71%) Bitbucket
17 31 (2.71%) TeamCity
18 27 (2.36%) QUnit
19 26 (2.28%) JUnit
General
1 146 (12.78%) Finance
2 90 (7.88%) Marketing
3 62 (5.43%) Retail
4 44 (3.85%) Games
5 42 (3.68%) Banking
6 38 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 32 (2.80%) Manufacturing
8 29 (2.54%) Electronics
9 23 (2.01%) Publishing
10 22 (1.93%) Advertising
11 11 (0.96%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.79%) Law
13 8 (0.70%) Legal
14 5 (0.44%) Automotive
14 5 (0.44%) Avionics
14 5 (0.44%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.44%) Military
15 4 (0.35%) Front Office
15 4 (0.35%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 993 (86.95%) Developer
2 453 (39.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 350 (30.65%) JavaScript Developer
4 166 (14.54%) Senior Developer
5 156 (13.66%) Angular Developer
6 149 (13.05%) HTML Developer
7 132 (11.56%) Full Stack Developer
8 128 (11.21%) HTML CSS Developer
9 106 (9.28%) Web Developer
10 82 (7.18%) PHP Developer
11 77 (6.74%) UI Developer
12 62 (5.43%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 58 (5.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 56 (4.90%) Node.js Developer
15 41 (3.59%) Lead Developer
16 36 (3.15%) Junior
17 34 (2.98%) DevOps Engineer
18 33 (2.89%) Junior Developer
19 32 (2.80%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 32 (2.80%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 954 (83.54%) CSS
2 931 (81.52%) HTML
3 764 (66.90%) AngularJS
4 563 (49.30%) Sass
5 531 (46.50%) HTML5
6 465 (40.72%) Node.js
7 406 (35.55%) CSS3
8 399 (34.94%) React
9 394 (34.50%) jQuery
10 249 (21.80%) LESS
11 230 (20.14%) Backbone.js
12 171 (14.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 165 (14.45%) REST
14 146 (12.78%) Ajax
15 143 (12.52%) Ember.js
16 131 (11.47%) .NET
17 123 (10.77%) Web Services
18 118 (10.33%) RESTful
19 107 (9.37%) Redux
20 92 (8.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 285 (24.96%) User Experience
2 80 (7.01%) Mobile App
3 59 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 59 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
4 47 (4.12%) Fintech
5 32 (2.80%) Social Media
6 30 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (2.45%) W3C
8 25 (2.19%) Clustering
9 23 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (1.31%) Animation
10 15 (1.31%) iPad
11 11 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (0.88%) Graphic Design
13 9 (0.79%) e-Learning
14 7 (0.61%) Social Network
15 6 (0.53%) Algorithms
15 6 (0.53%) Credit Risk
15 6 (0.53%) Digital Media
15 6 (0.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 129 (11.30%) Linux
2 40 (3.50%) Windows
3 26 (2.28%) Android
4 23 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.31%) Unix
6 7 (0.61%) CentOS
7 6 (0.53%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.35%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.26%) SUSE
10 2 (0.18%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.088%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 606 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 525 (45.97%) Front End Development
3 326 (28.55%) TDD
4 268 (23.47%) Web Development
5 217 (19.00%) Scrum
6 175 (15.32%) MVC
7 171 (14.97%) OO
8 153 (13.40%) Responsive Web Design
9 143 (12.52%) Test Automation
10 141 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
11 129 (11.30%) DevOps
12 126 (11.03%) Unit Testing
13 106 (9.28%) Software Engineering
13 106 (9.28%) Web Design
14 96 (8.41%) E-Commerce
15 93 (8.14%) BDD
16 85 (7.44%) OOP
17 84 (7.36%) Mentoring
18 69 (6.04%) Microservices
19 66 (5.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1001 (87.65%) JavaScript
2 233 (20.40%) PHP
3 188 (16.46%) ES6
4 166 (14.54%) SQL
5 140 (12.26%) Java
6 124 (10.86%) C#
7 103 (9.02%) TypeScript
8 96 (8.41%) Python
9 50 (4.38%) Ruby
10 40 (3.50%) PowerShell
11 39 (3.42%) Bash Shell
12 28 (2.45%) T-SQL
13 27 (2.36%) ECMAScript
14 22 (1.93%) Clojure
15 18 (1.58%) Scala
16 15 (1.31%) Go
17 14 (1.23%) Perl
18 13 (1.14%) C++
18 13 (1.14%) Groovy
19 11 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 117 (10.25%) Degree
2 46 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.35%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.26%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.18%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.088%) ISEB
7 1 (0.088%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.89%) QA
2 23 (2.01%) WCAG
3 9 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.35%) WAI
5 3 (0.26%) SLA
6 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 129 (11.30%) Docker
2 8 (0.70%) VirtualBox
3 6 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.26%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.18%) HDFS
6 2 (0.18%) vCloud
6 2 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (3.94%) Puppet
2 35 (3.06%) Kubernetes
3 27 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (2.19%) Ansible
4 25 (2.19%) Docker Swarm
5 11 (0.96%) Nagios
5 11 (0.96%) ZABBIX
6 10 (0.88%) Salt
6 10 (0.88%) Terraform
7 8 (0.70%) Marathon
7 8 (0.70%) Mesos
7 8 (0.70%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.35%) Grafana
8 4 (0.35%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.35%) Kibana
8 4 (0.35%) logstash
9 2 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.18%) Plesk
10 1 (0.088%) Packer
10 1 (0.088%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 68 (5.95%) Google
2 52 (4.55%) Adobe
3 43 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 36 (3.15%) SAP
5 35 (3.06%) Splunk
6 32 (2.80%) Oracle
7 16 (1.40%) Sitecore
8 13 (1.14%) Facebook
8 13 (1.14%) Zend
9 11 (0.96%) Rackspace
10 10 (0.88%) New Relic
10 10 (0.88%) SaltStack
11 8 (0.70%) Apple
11 8 (0.70%) Cognizant
12 7 (0.61%) Samsung
13 6 (0.53%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.53%) VMware
14 5 (0.44%) FatWire
14 5 (0.44%) PayPal
14 5 (0.44%) Perforce