Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 561 605 496
Rank change year-on-year +44 -109 -49
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 327 568 990
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.40% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.91% 2.02% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 303 462 861
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -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 17,122 28,055 35,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.55% 19.67% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13,493 22,118 28,962
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 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 +39 299 £56,500 +18.95% 31
UK excluding London +78 213 £50,000 +25.00% 12
London +19 103 £65,000 +13.04% 19
South East +120 76 £56,500 +7.62% 6
North of England +14 39 £40,000 +14.29% 3
South West +95 38 £47,500 +15.85% 1
East of England +79 29 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Yorkshire +86 25 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Work from Home +45 19 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Wales +14 18 £50,000 +38.89%
North West +12 14 £45,000 +12.50%
Midlands +68 11 £45,000 -14.29% 1
East Midlands +54 6 £43,750 +25.00%
West Midlands +59 5 £57,500 -8.00% 1
Scotland +46 2 £35,000 -3.45%

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 286 (87.46%) HTML
2 263 (80.43%) JavaScript
3 259 (79.20%) CSS
3 259 (79.20%) gulp
4 219 (66.97%) AngularJS
5 167 (51.07%) Sass
6 164 (50.15%) Front End Development
7 160 (48.93%) React
7 160 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
8 153 (46.79%) webpack
9 152 (46.48%) Git (software)
10 142 (43.43%) HTML5
11 98 (29.97%) Node.js
11 98 (29.97%) CSS3
12 95 (29.05%) Vue.js
13 88 (26.91%) User Experience
14 85 (25.99%) TypeScript
15 68 (20.80%) AWS
15 68 (20.80%) C#
16 66 (20.18%) Finance
17 63 (19.27%) jQuery
18 61 (18.65%) Test Automation
19 60 (18.35%) Responsive Web Design
20 59 (18.04%) PHP
20 59 (18.04%) LESS
21 57 (17.43%) Scrum
22 53 (16.21%) BDD
23 52 (15.90%) MVC
24 51 (15.60%) E-Commerce
25 50 (15.29%) OO

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 28 (8.56%) CMS
2 27 (8.26%) WordPress
3 7 (2.14%) Umbraco
4 6 (1.83%) nginx
5 5 (1.53%) Apache
5 5 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.22%) Confluence
7 2 (0.61%) Drupal
7 2 (0.61%) IIS
7 2 (0.61%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.31%) Headless CMS
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (8.87%) Photoshop
2 20 (6.12%) Sketch
3 10 (3.06%) InVision
3 10 (3.06%) Zeplin
4 7 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.92%) Adobe XD
5 3 (0.92%) InDesign
6 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (3.98%) Magento
2 2 (0.61%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 68 (20.80%) AWS
2 38 (11.62%) npm
3 32 (9.79%) SaaS
4 29 (8.87%) Azure
5 10 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.83%) GCP
7 5 (1.53%) Google Docs
8 4 (1.22%) GitHub
8 4 (1.22%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.92%) Amazon Cognito
9 3 (0.92%) DigitalOcean
9 3 (0.92%) Yarn
10 2 (0.61%) Heroku
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.31%) IaaS
11 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.53%) HTTP
1 5 (1.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.61%) VoIP
3 1 (0.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) Network Security
3 1 (0.31%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.09%) MySQL
3 25 (7.65%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.06%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.83%) Cosmos DB
6 4 (1.22%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (0.92%) Big Data
7 3 (0.92%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.61%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (0.61%) GIS
9 1 (0.31%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 259 (79.20%) gulp
2 153 (46.79%) webpack
3 152 (46.48%) Git (software)
4 39 (11.93%) Jenkins
5 37 (11.31%) Jasmine
6 27 (8.26%) JIRA
7 19 (5.81%) Karma Test Runner
8 18 (5.50%) Mocha
9 16 (4.89%) Visual Studio
10 15 (4.59%) Protractor
11 12 (3.67%) Selenium
12 10 (3.06%) Babel
13 9 (2.75%) Bower
13 9 (2.75%) git-flow
14 8 (2.45%) Gradle
15 7 (2.14%) Ant
15 7 (2.14%) Bitbucket
15 7 (2.14%) fastlane
15 7 (2.14%) Maven
15 7 (2.14%) Subversion
General
1 66 (20.18%) Finance
2 29 (8.87%) Marketing
3 25 (7.65%) Games
4 21 (6.42%) Retail
5 6 (1.83%) Banking
5 6 (1.83%) Housing Association
6 3 (0.92%) Automotive
6 3 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 277 (84.71%) Developer
2 159 (48.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 68 (20.80%) Senior Developer
4 60 (18.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 48 (14.68%) Angular Developer
6 47 (14.37%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 42 (12.84%) Full Stack Developer
8 33 (10.09%) C# Developer
9 30 (9.17%) React Developer
10 28 (8.56%) Architect
11 26 (7.95%) HTML CSS Developer
11 26 (7.95%) HTML Developer
12 25 (7.65%) Web Developer
13 18 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (4.59%) PHP Developer
15 11 (3.36%) UI Developer
16 10 (3.06%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 9 (2.75%) E-Commerce Developer
17 9 (2.75%) Senior JavaScript Developer
18 8 (2.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (87.46%) HTML
2 259 (79.20%) CSS
3 219 (66.97%) AngularJS
4 167 (51.07%) Sass
5 160 (48.93%) React
6 142 (43.43%) HTML5
7 98 (29.97%) CSS3
7 98 (29.97%) Node.js
8 95 (29.05%) Vue.js
9 63 (19.27%) jQuery
10 59 (18.04%) LESS
11 43 (13.15%) Redux
12 40 (12.23%) Backbone.js
13 36 (11.01%) .NET
13 36 (11.01%) Ember.js
14 32 (9.79%) ASP.NET Web API
15 29 (8.87%) REST
16 27 (8.26%) ASP.NET
17 25 (7.65%) Jest
17 25 (7.65%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 88 (26.91%) User Experience
2 46 (14.07%) Virtual Team
3 29 (8.87%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (8.87%) Mobile App
4 19 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.67%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (3.06%) Analytical Mindset
6 10 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.45%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.14%) W3C
9 5 (1.53%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.22%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.22%) Animation
10 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.92%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.92%) Vector Graphics
12 2 (0.61%) Motion Graphics
12 2 (0.61%) Social Network
13 1 (0.31%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.31%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.36%) Linux
2 2 (0.61%) CentOS
2 2 (0.61%) Debian
2 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
2 2 (0.61%) Windows
3 1 (0.31%) Android
3 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (50.15%) Front End Development
2 160 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (18.65%) Test Automation
4 60 (18.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 57 (17.43%) Scrum
6 53 (16.21%) BDD
7 52 (15.90%) MVC
8 51 (15.60%) E-Commerce
9 50 (15.29%) OO
10 48 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (14.37%) Open Source
12 45 (13.76%) Web Development
13 43 (13.15%) Software Engineering
14 42 (12.84%) DevOps
14 42 (12.84%) Mentoring
15 39 (11.93%) TDD
16 38 (11.62%) Unit Testing
17 37 (11.31%) Wireframes
18 30 (9.17%) Collaborative Working
19 29 (8.87%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 263 (80.43%) JavaScript
2 85 (25.99%) TypeScript
3 68 (20.80%) C#
4 59 (18.04%) PHP
5 50 (15.29%) ES6
6 29 (8.87%) Java
7 20 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.36%) SQL
9 10 (3.06%) Python
10 7 (2.14%) ES7
11 4 (1.22%) Go
11 4 (1.22%) Ruby
12 3 (0.92%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.92%) C
13 2 (0.61%) ES8
13 2 (0.61%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (8.56%) Degree
2 20 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.31%) QA
2 3 (0.92%) WCAG
3 1 (0.31%) WAI
System Software
1 31 (9.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (2.75%) Ansible
2 8 (2.45%) Puppet
3 7 (2.14%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.61%) Nagios
4 2 (0.61%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.31%) Plesk
5 1 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (10.70%) Google
2 27 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.73%) IBM
4 21 (6.42%) Xamarin
5 12 (3.67%) Atlassian
5 12 (3.67%) Zend
6 6 (1.83%) Adobe
7 5 (1.53%) Oracle
7 5 (1.53%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.53%) WooCommerce
8 4 (1.22%) hybris
8 4 (1.22%) Optimizely
9 2 (0.61%) Red Hat