Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 761 559 647
Rank change year-on-year -202 +88 -130
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 234 240 528
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.99% 1.75% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 144 212 424
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.48% +16.11% -10.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £84,250 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 23,715 13,750 27,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.01% 19.93% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15,310 11,149 22,299
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 -167 227 £52,500 -4.55% 46
London -94 117 £70,000 +7.69% 28
UK excluding London -157 109 £49,500 -1.00% 19
South East -80 48 £49,500 -12.39% 2
Work from Home -243 25 £50,000 - 9
North of England -77 24 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Midlands -76 18 £47,500 +11.76% 2
South West -96 15 £35,000 -28.21% 5
North West -55 14 £62,500 +38.89% 5
West Midlands -58 13 £60,000 +81.82% 1
Yorkshire -80 10 £40,000 +6.67% 2
East Midlands -48 5 £42,500 -2.86% 1
Northern Ireland -36 2 - -
East of England -56 1 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Scotland -69 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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.

1 224 (95.73%) JavaScript
2 188 (80.34%) HTML
3 176 (75.21%) CSS
4 175 (74.79%) React
5 167 (71.37%) gulp
6 126 (53.85%) webpack
7 120 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
8 108 (46.15%) Node.js
9 107 (45.73%) AngularJS
10 100 (42.74%) HTML5
11 93 (39.74%) Vue.js
12 86 (36.75%) Front End Development
13 85 (36.32%) PHP
14 81 (34.62%) AWS
15 80 (34.19%) Git (software)
16 77 (32.91%) TypeScript
17 75 (32.05%) Social Skills
18 73 (31.20%) Full Stack Development
19 69 (29.49%) MVC
20 68 (29.06%) npm
21 67 (28.63%) Sass
22 65 (27.78%) MySQL
22 65 (27.78%) Redux
23 63 (26.92%) WordPress
24 62 (26.50%) CSS3
24 62 (26.50%) Web Development
25 61 (26.07%) TDD
26 58 (24.79%) User Experience
27 51 (21.79%) Laravel
28 47 (20.09%) Azure

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 63 (26.92%) WordPress
2 29 (12.39%) Drupal
3 27 (11.54%) CMS
4 14 (5.98%) Confluence
5 10 (4.27%) nginx
6 2 (0.85%) Camunda
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.43%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.43%) Moodle
7 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.43%) Totara
7 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (8.97%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.71%) Fireworks
2 4 (1.71%) Sketch
3 2 (0.85%) Zeplin
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.43%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 8 (3.42%) Magento
2 2 (0.85%) Shopify
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (34.62%) AWS
2 68 (29.06%) npm
3 47 (20.09%) Azure
4 37 (15.81%) SaaS
5 34 (14.53%) GitHub
6 25 (10.68%) Yarn
7 14 (5.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 14 (5.98%) Asana
8 9 (3.85%) DigitalOcean
9 8 (3.42%) Veeva
10 7 (2.99%) Google Analytics
11 6 (2.56%) Amazon ECS
12 5 (2.14%) Amazon S3
12 5 (2.14%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (2.14%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (2.14%) GCP
12 5 (2.14%) Serverless
13 3 (1.28%) Heroku
14 2 (0.85%) CloudBees
14 2 (0.85%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.42%) FTP
2 5 (2.14%) HTTP
3 4 (1.71%) Broadband
3 4 (1.71%) Intranet
4 2 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.85%) SSH
5 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (27.78%) MySQL
2 35 (14.96%) SQL Server
3 24 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 23 (9.83%) NoSQL
5 16 (6.84%) Redis
6 15 (6.41%) MongoDB
7 12 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.42%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.85%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.43%) Big Data
10 1 (0.43%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 167 (71.37%) gulp
2 126 (53.85%) webpack
3 80 (34.19%) Git (software)
4 43 (18.38%) Jasmine
5 34 (14.53%) TeamCity
6 32 (13.68%) Mocha
7 27 (11.54%) Jenkins
8 22 (9.40%) Cypress.io
8 22 (9.40%) JIRA
9 19 (8.12%) Storybook
10 14 (5.98%) CasperJS
10 14 (5.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (5.98%) PhantomJS
10 14 (5.98%) Selenium
11 9 (3.85%) Babel
11 9 (3.85%) GitLab
12 8 (3.42%) Bower
13 6 (2.56%) git-flow
13 6 (2.56%) Vagrant
14 5 (2.14%) Subversion
General
1 75 (32.05%) Social Skills
2 39 (16.67%) Marketing
3 25 (10.68%) Finance
4 13 (5.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 7 (2.99%) Public Sector
6 6 (2.56%) Advertising
7 4 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.71%) Local Government
7 4 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.28%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.85%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Electronics
10 1 (0.43%) Law
10 1 (0.43%) Retail
10 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 165 (70.51%) Developer
2 70 (29.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 47 (20.09%) Senior Developer
4 27 (11.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 26 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 25 (10.68%) PHP Developer
7 22 (9.40%) Web Developer
8 19 (8.12%) Architect
9 18 (7.69%) React Developer
10 17 (7.26%) Drupal Developer
11 15 (6.41%) Angular Developer
12 10 (4.27%) Creative Developer
12 10 (4.27%) Senior PHP Developer
12 10 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.42%) Creative Web Developer
13 8 (3.42%) Technical Architect
14 7 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
15 6 (2.56%) Magento Developer
15 6 (2.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
15 6 (2.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (80.34%) HTML
2 176 (75.21%) CSS
3 175 (74.79%) React
4 108 (46.15%) Node.js
5 107 (45.73%) AngularJS
6 100 (42.74%) HTML5
7 93 (39.74%) Vue.js
8 67 (28.63%) Sass
9 65 (27.78%) Redux
10 62 (26.50%) CSS3
11 51 (21.79%) Laravel
12 37 (15.81%) .NET
12 37 (15.81%) LESS
13 35 (14.96%) Jest
13 35 (14.96%) REST
13 35 (14.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 33 (14.10%) .NET Core
15 32 (13.68%) RESTful
16 31 (13.25%) Web Services
17 29 (12.39%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 58 (24.79%) User Experience
2 21 (8.97%) Mobile App
3 18 (7.69%) Animation
4 14 (5.98%) Blog
5 13 (5.56%) Video on Demand
5 13 (5.56%) Video\Live Streaming
5 13 (5.56%) Xbox
6 10 (4.27%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.99%) Life Science
8 7 (2.99%) NHS
9 6 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.71%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.71%) W3C
11 3 (1.28%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.28%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.85%) iPad
12 2 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.71%) Linux
2 1 (0.43%) Android
2 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.43%) CentOS
2 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (36.75%) Front End Development
3 73 (31.20%) Full Stack Development
4 69 (29.49%) MVC
5 62 (26.50%) Web Development
6 61 (26.07%) TDD
7 45 (19.23%) Scrum
8 44 (18.80%) OO
9 39 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 39 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 38 (16.24%) Unit Testing
11 31 (13.25%) Microservices
11 31 (13.25%) Responsive Web Design
11 31 (13.25%) Software Engineering
12 30 (12.82%) BDD
12 30 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
13 27 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (10.68%) Decision-Making
14 25 (10.68%) User Stories
15 21 (8.97%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 224 (95.73%) JavaScript
2 85 (36.32%) PHP
3 77 (32.91%) TypeScript
4 36 (15.38%) C#
5 34 (14.53%) SQL
6 27 (11.54%) ES6
7 18 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.56%) Python
9 9 (3.85%) C
9 9 (3.85%) Java
10 7 (2.99%) Go
11 5 (2.14%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.14%) Dart
12 4 (1.71%) Perl
13 2 (0.85%) Elm
14 1 (0.43%) ES7
14 1 (0.43%) Java 8
14 1 (0.43%) JSX
14 1 (0.43%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.43%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 18 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.11%) Accessibility
2 16 (6.84%) QA
3 10 (4.27%) WAI
4 4 (1.71%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (14.10%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) Varnish
2 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (3.42%) Puppet
2 3 (1.28%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.85%) Terraform
4 1 (0.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 36 (15.38%) Google
2 22 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.55%) Adobe
4 18 (7.69%) IBM
4 18 (7.69%) Xamarin
5 15 (6.41%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (5.98%) DoubleClick
7 7 (2.99%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle
8 2 (0.85%) Spotify
8 2 (0.85%) Zend
9 1 (0.43%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) Samsung
9 1 (0.43%) SAP
9 1 (0.43%) WooCommerce