Period
to

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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 856 674 596
Rank change year-on-year -182 -78 +9
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 361 233 356
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 1.28% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 135 162 314
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,438 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £52,500 £56,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% -7.08% +18.95%
75th Percentile £67,375 £71,563 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £81,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.04% -1.00% +25.00%

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 36,827 18,244 18,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.56% 19.86% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15,765 13,754 14,663
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in the UK

Grunt
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Grunt.

Salary trend for Grunt in the UK

Grunt
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Grunt over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -208 287 £52,500 - 24
UK excluding London -126 156 £51,500 +4.04% 16
Work from Home -232 145 £45,000 -9.55% 7
London -218 139 £55,000 -21.43% 11
South East -93 56 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Midlands -29 52 £52,500 +16.67% 2
West Midlands -5 48 £52,500 -12.50% 2
North of England -100 25 £40,000 -33.33% 2
North West -90 13 £46,250 -28.85% 2
East of England -76 11 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Scotland -57 9 - - 2
Yorkshire -53 8 £40,000 -
East Midlands -43 4 - -
South West -46 4 £40,000 -23.81% 2
North East - 4 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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.

1 328 (90.86%) JavaScript
2 291 (80.61%) CSS
3 288 (79.78%) HTML
4 262 (72.58%) gulp
5 244 (67.59%) webpack
6 232 (64.27%) React
6 232 (64.27%) Sass
7 230 (63.71%) Agile
8 190 (52.63%) AngularJS
9 186 (51.52%) Git (software)
10 184 (50.97%) Front End Development
11 177 (49.03%) HTML5
12 138 (38.23%) TypeScript
13 135 (37.40%) npm
14 130 (36.01%) ES6
15 125 (34.63%) Node.js
16 119 (32.96%) TDD
17 113 (31.30%) Software Engineering
18 103 (28.53%) Redux
19 101 (27.98%) Scrum
20 100 (27.70%) Marketing
21 98 (27.15%) REST
22 92 (25.48%) Test Automation
23 91 (25.21%) jQuery
23 91 (25.21%) LESS
24 82 (22.71%) CSS3
24 82 (22.71%) Web Development
25 78 (21.61%) User Experience
26 77 (21.33%) Vue.js
27 76 (21.05%) Social Skills

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 58 (16.07%) CMS
2 39 (10.80%) WordPress
3 31 (8.59%) Apache
4 15 (4.16%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (3.60%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.66%) nginx
7 3 (0.83%) Drupal
8 2 (0.55%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.55%) Headless CMS
8 2 (0.55%) Kentico
8 2 (0.55%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.28%) Confluence
9 1 (0.28%) Moodle
9 1 (0.28%) Totara
Applications
1 11 (3.05%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.77%) Sketch
3 9 (2.49%) InVision
4 2 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.55%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.28%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 135 (37.40%) npm
2 66 (18.28%) AWS
3 64 (17.73%) Serverless
4 49 (13.57%) Azure
5 35 (9.70%) GitHub
6 25 (6.93%) GCP
7 13 (3.60%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (3.32%) Google Data Studio
8 12 (3.32%) SaaS
9 11 (3.05%) DigitalOcean
10 9 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (2.49%) Yarn
11 8 (2.22%) Amazon S3
11 8 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (2.22%) Figma
12 5 (1.39%) Asana
12 5 (1.39%) BrowserStack
13 4 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (1.11%) GitHub Actions
14 3 (0.83%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.05%) HTTP
2 6 (1.66%) Internet
3 2 (0.55%) Broadband
3 2 (0.55%) PPP
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) NFC
4 1 (0.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.40%) MySQL
2 33 (9.14%) Relational Database
3 21 (5.82%) SQL Server
4 14 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (3.60%) Amazon RDS
6 12 (3.32%) BigQuery
7 6 (1.66%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.39%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.55%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 262 (72.58%) gulp
2 244 (67.59%) webpack
3 186 (51.52%) Git (software)
4 75 (20.78%) Mocha
5 73 (20.22%) PostCSS
6 53 (14.68%) Subversion
7 49 (13.57%) Jasmine
8 45 (12.47%) rollup.js
9 39 (10.80%) Babel
9 39 (10.80%) JIRA
10 37 (10.25%) Jenkins
11 21 (5.82%) Maven
12 19 (5.26%) Cypress.io
13 17 (4.71%) Cucumber
14 15 (4.16%) Karma Test Runner
15 10 (2.77%) GitLab
16 9 (2.49%) Postman
16 9 (2.49%) Protractor
17 8 (2.22%) Selenium
18 6 (1.66%) Bitbucket
General
1 100 (27.70%) Marketing
2 76 (21.05%) Social Skills
3 50 (13.85%) Games
4 38 (10.53%) Advertising
5 37 (10.25%) Legal
6 34 (9.42%) Finance
7 30 (8.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 23 (6.37%) Publishing
9 20 (5.54%) Retail
10 17 (4.71%) Banking
11 9 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (1.94%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.28%) Automotive
14 1 (0.28%) Law
14 1 (0.28%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 276 (76.45%) Developer
2 128 (35.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 100 (27.70%) Senior Developer
4 57 (15.79%) React Developer
5 47 (13.02%) Software Engineer
6 36 (9.97%) PHP Developer
7 32 (8.86%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 24 (6.65%) JavaScript Developer
8 24 (6.65%) Senior React Developer
9 23 (6.37%) Node.js Developer
10 21 (5.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 17 (4.71%) Architect
11 17 (4.71%) Full Stack Developer
11 17 (4.71%) Technical Architect
12 16 (4.43%) Senior Software Engineer
13 15 (4.16%) WordPress Developer
14 14 (3.88%) Lead Software Engineer
14 14 (3.88%) PHP WordPress Developer
15 8 (2.22%) Web Developer
16 7 (1.94%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (80.61%) CSS
2 288 (79.78%) HTML
3 232 (64.27%) React
3 232 (64.27%) Sass
4 190 (52.63%) AngularJS
5 177 (49.03%) HTML5
6 125 (34.63%) Node.js
7 103 (28.53%) Redux
8 98 (27.15%) REST
9 91 (25.21%) jQuery
9 91 (25.21%) LESS
10 82 (22.71%) CSS3
11 77 (21.33%) Vue.js
12 69 (19.11%) HTML5 Canvas
13 63 (17.45%) WebSockets
14 61 (16.90%) Jest
15 56 (15.51%) Browserify
16 52 (14.40%) Express
17 51 (14.13%) Semantic HTML
18 49 (13.57%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 78 (21.61%) User Experience
2 39 (10.80%) Online Games
3 23 (6.37%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.60%) Sports Betting
5 8 (2.22%) Social Network
6 7 (1.94%) Animation
7 6 (1.66%) Cyber Defence
7 6 (1.66%) Cyberattack
8 3 (0.83%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.83%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.55%) PMI
9 2 (0.55%) PropTech
9 2 (0.55%) Social Media
10 1 (0.28%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.28%) Legacy Code
10 1 (0.28%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.28%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.28%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.28%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.91%) Linux
2 2 (0.55%) Unix
3 1 (0.28%) Android
3 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (63.71%) Agile
2 184 (50.97%) Front End Development
3 119 (32.96%) TDD
4 113 (31.30%) Software Engineering
5 101 (27.98%) Scrum
6 92 (25.48%) Test Automation
7 82 (22.71%) Web Development
8 68 (18.84%) BDD
9 65 (18.01%) UX Design
10 56 (15.51%) OO
11 55 (15.24%) MVC
12 54 (14.96%) DevOps
13 50 (13.85%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
14 47 (13.02%) Kanban
15 43 (11.91%) CI/CD
16 41 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
17 39 (10.80%) Mentoring
17 39 (10.80%) Responsive Web Design
18 37 (10.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
19 35 (9.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 328 (90.86%) JavaScript
2 138 (38.23%) TypeScript
3 130 (36.01%) ES6
4 54 (14.96%) PHP
5 51 (14.13%) Java
6 46 (12.74%) SQL
7 23 (6.37%) C
8 20 (5.54%) C#
9 17 (4.71%) T-SQL
10 13 (3.60%) Scala
11 11 (3.05%) Python
12 9 (2.49%) ES8
13 6 (1.66%) Go
14 2 (0.55%) Dart
14 2 (0.55%) Ruby
15 1 (0.28%) JSX
15 1 (0.28%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 58 (16.07%) Degree
2 17 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.94%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.83%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (19.94%) Accessibility
2 25 (6.93%) QA
3 6 (1.66%) WAI
4 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 34 (9.42%) Docker
2 4 (1.11%) Varnish
2 4 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (4.16%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.22%) Packer
3 3 (0.83%) Kibana
4 2 (0.55%) Terraform
5 1 (0.28%) Ansible
5 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (18.01%) Google
2 31 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.26%) IBM
4 17 (4.71%) Sun
4 17 (4.71%) Xamarin
5 9 (2.49%) Verint
6 8 (2.22%) Adobe
7 4 (1.11%) New Relic
8 3 (0.83%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.55%) Facebook
9 2 (0.55%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.55%) Zend
10 1 (0.28%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.28%) Capita
10 1 (0.28%) FactSet
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle
10 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.28%) SAP
10 1 (0.28%) WooCommerce