Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 498 458 467
Rank change year-on-year -40 +9 +164
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 999 1,176 1,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.66% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.79% 3.24% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 836 995 1,128
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 35,822 36,241 36,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.58% 20.40% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29,045 29,920 31,661
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Grunt in the UK

Grunt
Top 14 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 19 July 2018. 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 -49 948 £50,000 - 154
London -52 494 £60,000 +9.09% 54
UK excluding London +7 488 £40,000 -5.88% 106
North of England +66 220 £37,500 -6.25% 36
North West +88 143 £38,500 -3.75% 18
South East +5 120 £40,000 -15.79% 28
Yorkshire +27 71 £35,000 -17.65% 17
East of England -9 43 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Midlands -41 42 £37,500 -11.76% 14
Scotland +7 37 £52,500 +50.00% 4
South West -33 26 £40,000 -3.03% 15
West Midlands -1 23 £35,000 -12.50% 10
East Midlands -32 19 £38,750 -8.82% 4
North East -11 6 £32,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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.

1 901 (90.19%) JavaScript
2 863 (86.39%) CSS
3 841 (84.18%) HTML
4 792 (79.28%) gulp
5 672 (67.27%) AngularJS
6 506 (50.65%) Git (software)
7 499 (49.95%) Sass
8 471 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
9 464 (46.45%) React
10 447 (44.74%) Front End Development
11 441 (44.14%) webpack
12 437 (43.74%) HTML5
13 399 (39.94%) Node.js
14 347 (34.73%) jQuery
15 312 (31.23%) CSS3
16 254 (25.43%) TDD
17 253 (25.33%) User Experience
18 239 (23.92%) Vue.js
19 231 (23.12%) Web Development
20 224 (22.42%) npm
21 206 (20.62%) LESS
22 200 (20.02%) MVC
23 185 (18.52%) Unit Testing
24 182 (18.22%) RESTful
25 180 (18.02%) PHP
25 180 (18.02%) ES6
26 175 (17.52%) .NET
27 165 (16.52%) REST
28 158 (15.82%) C#
29 157 (15.72%) Continuous Integration

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 98 (9.81%) CMS
2 65 (6.51%) WordPress
3 62 (6.21%) Drupal
4 44 (4.40%) Apache
5 34 (3.40%) Umbraco
6 28 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (2.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 16 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
9 15 (1.50%) Confluence
10 13 (1.30%) IIS
11 11 (1.10%) ExpressionEngine
12 10 (1.00%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.60%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.50%) JBoss
14 5 (0.50%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.40%) EPiServer
15 4 (0.40%) Kentico
15 4 (0.40%) nginx
15 4 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 67 (6.71%) Photoshop
2 34 (3.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (1.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 40 (4.00%) Magento
2 6 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.20%) Shopify
5 1 (0.10%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 224 (22.42%) npm
2 120 (12.01%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (5.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 47 (4.70%) Yarn
6 28 (2.80%) GitHub
7 24 (2.40%) Serverless
8 20 (2.00%) Cloudflare
9 13 (1.30%) SaaS
10 12 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (1.20%) Amazon S3
10 12 (1.20%) Firebase
11 10 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 10 (1.00%) IaaS
11 10 (1.00%) Loggly
11 10 (1.00%) Sumo Logic
12 8 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (0.80%) PaaS
12 8 (0.80%) Route 53
13 7 (0.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.51%) HTTP
2 13 (1.30%) Internet
3 7 (0.70%) Broadband
4 4 (0.40%) DNS
4 4 (0.40%) SSH
4 4 (0.40%) VoIP
5 1 (0.10%) MQTT
5 1 (0.10%) RTMP
5 1 (0.10%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (14.11%) MySQL
2 84 (8.41%) SQL Server
3 79 (7.91%) NoSQL
4 68 (6.81%) MongoDB
5 42 (4.20%) Redis
6 30 (3.00%) Relational Database
7 27 (2.70%) Blockchain
8 25 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (0.80%) MariaDB
13 8 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (0.40%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.40%) HBase
15 4 (0.40%) RethinkDB
16 3 (0.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 792 (79.28%) gulp
2 506 (50.65%) Git (software)
3 441 (44.14%) webpack
4 144 (14.41%) Jasmine
5 97 (9.71%) Jenkins
5 97 (9.71%) Karma Test Runner
6 96 (9.61%) Mocha
7 75 (7.51%) Bower
8 61 (6.11%) Subversion
9 56 (5.61%) Selenium
10 50 (5.01%) Protractor
11 48 (4.80%) JIRA
12 38 (3.80%) Vagrant
13 36 (3.60%) Babel
14 28 (2.80%) TeamCity
15 26 (2.60%) Cucumber
15 26 (2.60%) Visual Studio
16 24 (2.40%) Maven
17 23 (2.30%) Bitbucket
18 22 (2.20%) PostCSS
General
1 113 (11.31%) Finance
2 97 (9.71%) Games
3 80 (8.01%) Retail
4 49 (4.90%) Marketing
5 36 (3.60%) Banking
6 35 (3.50%) Advertising
7 11 (1.10%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.00%) Law
8 10 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (0.90%) Publishing
10 8 (0.80%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.60%) Automotive
11 6 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.60%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.50%) Legal
13 4 (0.40%) Electronics
14 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.10%) Back Office
14 1 (0.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 828 (82.88%) Developer
2 371 (37.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 201 (20.12%) JavaScript Developer
4 158 (15.82%) Senior Developer
5 91 (9.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 89 (8.91%) Web Developer
7 88 (8.81%) Angular Developer
7 88 (8.81%) Full Stack Developer
8 78 (7.81%) React Developer
9 72 (7.21%) HTML Developer
10 70 (7.01%) Lead Developer
11 69 (6.91%) PHP Developer
12 61 (6.11%) HTML CSS Developer
13 53 (5.31%) C# Developer
14 48 (4.80%) .NET Developer
15 47 (4.70%) UI Developer
16 40 (4.00%) JavaScript Engineer
17 39 (3.90%) Software Engineer
18 36 (3.60%) Architect
19 35 (3.50%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 863 (86.39%) CSS
2 841 (84.18%) HTML
3 672 (67.27%) AngularJS
4 499 (49.95%) Sass
5 464 (46.45%) React
6 437 (43.74%) HTML5
7 399 (39.94%) Node.js
8 347 (34.73%) jQuery
9 312 (31.23%) CSS3
10 239 (23.92%) Vue.js
11 206 (20.62%) LESS
12 182 (18.22%) RESTful
13 175 (17.52%) .NET
14 165 (16.52%) REST
15 156 (15.62%) Backbone.js
16 126 (12.61%) Angular 2
17 116 (11.61%) Web Services
18 98 (9.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 93 (9.31%) Ajax
20 87 (8.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 253 (25.33%) User Experience
2 77 (7.71%) Mobile App
3 66 (6.61%) Computer Science
4 31 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
5 28 (2.80%) Fintech
6 27 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (1.90%) Blog
9 17 (1.70%) Data Structures
10 16 (1.60%) Algorithms
10 16 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (1.60%) Virtual Team
11 14 (1.40%) W3C
12 12 (1.20%) Online Gambling
13 10 (1.00%) Animation
14 9 (0.90%) Robotics
15 8 (0.80%) Online Games
15 8 (0.80%) Social Media
16 7 (0.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 59 (5.91%) Linux
2 20 (2.00%) Android
3 19 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 9 (0.90%) CentOS
4 9 (0.90%) Unix
5 5 (0.50%) Windows
6 4 (0.40%) CoreOS
7 3 (0.30%) Debian
7 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 471 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
2 447 (44.74%) Front End Development
3 254 (25.43%) TDD
4 231 (23.12%) Web Development
5 200 (20.02%) MVC
6 185 (18.52%) Unit Testing
7 157 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
8 148 (14.81%) E-Commerce
9 147 (14.71%) Test Automation
10 146 (14.61%) Software Engineering
11 143 (14.31%) Scrum
12 137 (13.71%) Responsive Web Design
13 98 (9.81%) Problem-Solving
14 96 (9.61%) OO
15 85 (8.51%) DevOps
16 84 (8.41%) BDD
17 78 (7.81%) Mentoring
18 75 (7.51%) SEO
19 69 (6.91%) Web Design
20 61 (6.11%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 901 (90.19%) JavaScript
2 180 (18.02%) ES6
2 180 (18.02%) PHP
3 158 (15.82%) C#
4 130 (13.01%) Java
5 128 (12.81%) SQL
6 111 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 57 (5.71%) Python
8 53 (5.31%) Ruby
9 50 (5.01%) ES7
10 22 (2.20%) GLSL
11 19 (1.90%) Scala
12 16 (1.60%) Bash Shell
12 16 (1.60%) Java 8
13 13 (1.30%) Go
14 12 (1.20%) Perl
15 11 (1.10%) PHP 7
16 10 (1.00%) C++
17 8 (0.80%) T-SQL
18 7 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 93 (9.31%) Degree
2 32 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.10%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.70%) QA
2 24 (2.40%) WCAG
3 23 (2.30%) GCP
4 6 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.20%) GDPR
5 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.20%) SLA
5 2 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 110 (11.01%) Docker
2 4 (0.40%) HDFS
2 4 (0.40%) VirtualBox
2 4 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) Varnish
3 2 (0.20%) zsh
Systems Management
1 16 (1.60%) Puppet
2 15 (1.50%) Ansible
3 14 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.00%) Kubernetes
4 10 (1.00%) Nagios
4 10 (1.00%) ZABBIX
5 9 (0.90%) Terraform
6 6 (0.60%) Prometheus
7 4 (0.40%) Salt
8 3 (0.30%) cPanel
8 3 (0.30%) Grafana
8 3 (0.30%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.30%) Kibana
8 3 (0.30%) logstash
8 3 (0.30%) Marathon
8 3 (0.30%) Mesos
9 2 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 78 (7.81%) Adobe
2 57 (5.71%) Google
3 29 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 25 (2.50%) Oracle
5 22 (2.20%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.50%) Capita
7 14 (1.40%) Rackspace
7 14 (1.40%) Twitter
7 14 (1.40%) WooCommerce
8 13 (1.30%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 11 (1.10%) Apple
9 11 (1.10%) Splunk
9 11 (1.10%) Xamarin
10 10 (1.00%) New Relic
10 10 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.00%) Zend
11 8 (0.80%) hybris
11 8 (0.80%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.80%) Yahoo!
12 6 (0.60%) Facebook