Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 557 657 517
Rank change year-on-year +100 -140 -47
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 225 510 957
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.36% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.73% 1.85% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 217 462 843
Median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.37% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £74,875 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -5.88%

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 12,984 27,581 34,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.97% 19.32% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10,426 21,836 28,351
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 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 +89 212 £52,750 +5.50% 23
UK excluding London +148 144 £50,000 +17.65% 13
London +88 77 £65,000 +13.04% 10
North of England +64 37 £42,500 +6.25% 7
South East +151 33 £63,000 +20.00% 2
South West +117 28 £50,000 +21.95%
East of England +95 20 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Work from Home +35 20 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire +94 19 £37,500 - 3
North West +49 18 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Midlands +114 16 £42,500 -5.56% 1
East Midlands +83 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Wales +39 8 £50,000 +25.00%
West Midlands +98 7 £35,000 -44.00%
Scotland +82 1 £35,000 -6.67%
Northern Ireland +16 1 £70,000 +40.00%

For the 6 months to 8 August 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.

1 189 (84.00%) JavaScript
1 189 (84.00%) CSS
2 184 (81.78%) HTML
3 160 (71.11%) gulp
4 145 (64.44%) AngularJS
5 131 (58.22%) webpack
6 129 (57.33%) Sass
7 122 (54.22%) Git (software)
8 112 (49.78%) Front End Development
9 103 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
10 96 (42.67%) React
11 85 (37.78%) HTML5
12 82 (36.44%) Node.js
13 73 (32.44%) Vue.js
14 66 (29.33%) User Experience
15 60 (26.67%) CSS3
16 53 (23.56%) PHP
16 53 (23.56%) LESS
17 50 (22.22%) MVC
18 44 (19.56%) AWS
18 44 (19.56%) TypeScript
19 43 (19.11%) Redux
20 42 (18.67%) ES6
20 42 (18.67%) jQuery
21 41 (18.22%) Scrum
21 41 (18.22%) npm
22 40 (17.78%) Responsive Web Design
23 39 (17.33%) Test Automation
24 37 (16.44%) Web Development
25 36 (16.00%) TDD

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 25 (11.11%) WordPress
2 22 (9.78%) CMS
3 8 (3.56%) nginx
4 6 (2.67%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.33%) Apache
6 2 (0.89%) Confluence
6 2 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Drupal
7 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.44%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (9.78%) Photoshop
2 15 (6.67%) Sketch
3 7 (3.11%) InVision
4 6 (2.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (2.67%) Zeplin
5 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.44%) InDesign
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 44 (19.56%) AWS
2 41 (18.22%) npm
3 24 (10.67%) SaaS
4 16 (7.11%) Azure
5 10 (4.44%) GCP
6 9 (4.00%) Yarn
7 8 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (3.11%) GitHub
9 5 (2.22%) Google Docs
10 3 (1.33%) Amazon Cognito
11 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.44%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.22%) HTTP
2 4 (1.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.89%) VoIP
4 1 (0.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.44%) Network Security
4 1 (0.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.44%) MySQL
2 25 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 17 (7.56%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.56%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.78%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.78%) Redis
5 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.89%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.44%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 160 (71.11%) gulp
2 131 (58.22%) webpack
3 122 (54.22%) Git (software)
4 29 (12.89%) Jasmine
5 24 (10.67%) JIRA
6 17 (7.56%) Karma Test Runner
7 15 (6.67%) Bower
7 15 (6.67%) Jenkins
8 13 (5.78%) Protractor
9 12 (5.33%) Mocha
10 10 (4.44%) Selenium
10 10 (4.44%) TeamCity
11 9 (4.00%) Babel
11 9 (4.00%) git-flow
11 9 (4.00%) Subversion
11 9 (4.00%) Visual Studio
12 8 (3.56%) Bitbucket
13 7 (3.11%) Gradle
14 6 (2.67%) Ant
14 6 (2.67%) Maven
General
1 26 (11.56%) Finance
2 17 (7.56%) Games
2 17 (7.56%) Marketing
2 17 (7.56%) Retail
3 8 (3.56%) Banking
4 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.89%) Housing Association
5 2 (0.89%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (81.33%) Developer
2 106 (47.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 54 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 40 (17.78%) JavaScript Developer
5 35 (15.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 25 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 23 (10.22%) React Developer
8 20 (8.89%) PHP Developer
9 16 (7.11%) Angular Developer
10 15 (6.67%) Architect
10 15 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
10 15 (6.67%) HTML Developer
11 13 (5.78%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 13 (5.78%) Software Engineer
12 12 (5.33%) Senior React Developer
13 11 (4.89%) E-Commerce Developer
14 10 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
15 9 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
16 8 (3.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 6 (2.67%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (84.00%) CSS
2 184 (81.78%) HTML
3 145 (64.44%) AngularJS
4 129 (57.33%) Sass
5 96 (42.67%) React
6 85 (37.78%) HTML5
7 82 (36.44%) Node.js
8 73 (32.44%) Vue.js
9 60 (26.67%) CSS3
10 53 (23.56%) LESS
11 43 (19.11%) Redux
12 42 (18.67%) jQuery
13 30 (13.33%) REST
14 23 (10.22%) .NET
14 23 (10.22%) Symfony
15 20 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (8.00%) Backbone.js
17 16 (7.11%) Jest
17 16 (7.11%) RESTful
17 16 (7.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 66 (29.33%) User Experience
2 20 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (7.56%) Mobile App
4 12 (5.33%) Virtual Team
5 10 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.11%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (2.67%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.22%) Analytical Mindset
9 5 (2.22%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.78%) Social Network
11 3 (1.33%) Animation
11 3 (1.33%) Graphic Design
11 3 (1.33%) W3C
12 2 (0.89%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.89%) Motion Graphics
13 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.44%) Social Gaming
13 1 (0.44%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.33%) Linux
2 2 (0.89%) Debian
2 2 (0.89%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.44%) Android
3 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.44%) CentOS
3 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (49.78%) Front End Development
2 103 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (22.22%) MVC
4 41 (18.22%) Scrum
5 40 (17.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 39 (17.33%) Test Automation
7 37 (16.44%) Web Development
8 36 (16.00%) TDD
9 35 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (15.56%) Software Engineering
10 32 (14.22%) BDD
11 31 (13.78%) E-Commerce
12 30 (13.33%) DevOps
13 29 (12.89%) OO
14 25 (11.11%) Mentoring
15 24 (10.67%) Unit Testing
15 24 (10.67%) Wireframes
16 23 (10.22%) Collaborative Working
17 20 (8.89%) OOP
18 18 (8.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 189 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 53 (23.56%) PHP
3 44 (19.56%) TypeScript
4 42 (18.67%) ES6
5 28 (12.44%) C#
6 17 (7.56%) Java
7 16 (7.11%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.56%) Python
8 8 (3.56%) SQL
9 5 (2.22%) ES8
10 4 (1.78%) Go
11 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.89%) PHP 5
11 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.44%) C
12 1 (0.44%) ES7
12 1 (0.44%) Java 8
12 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (7.56%) Degree
2 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.56%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 35 (15.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.56%) Ansible
2 7 (3.11%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.11%) Puppet
3 6 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.89%) Nagios
4 2 (0.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (10.67%) Google
2 19 (8.44%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.78%) IBM
4 12 (5.33%) Xamarin
5 11 (4.89%) Atlassian
6 9 (4.00%) Zend
7 5 (2.22%) Adobe
7 5 (2.22%) WooCommerce
8 3 (1.33%) hybris
8 3 (1.33%) Oracle
9 1 (0.44%) Optimizely
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.44%) Sitecore