Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 548 507 416
Rank change year-on-year -41 -91 +63
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 752 1,021 1,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.57% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.40% 2.82% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 595 866 1,170
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,125 £29,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +2.67%

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 31,378 36,172 34,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.85% 20.16% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25,156 29,482 29,851
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -42 699 £50,000 +5.26% 151
London -42 375 £62,500 +13.64% 58
UK excluding London -28 354 £42,000 +5.00% 101
North of England -2 135 £37,500 - 40
South East +37 106 £45,000 +5.88% 23
North West +16 91 £41,500 +3.75% 25
Yorkshire +10 42 £35,000 +16.67% 14
Midlands +13 40 £53,750 +53.57% 11
Scotland +10 32 £47,500 +22.58% 3
South West -36 25 £41,250 -13.16% 13
West Midlands +21 20 £60,000 +76.47% 6
East Midlands +18 20 £51,250 +28.13% 5
East of England +13 16 £40,000 -33.33% 6
North East -2 2 £44,000 -12.00% 1

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 683 (90.82%) JavaScript
2 633 (84.18%) gulp
3 614 (81.65%) CSS
4 605 (80.45%) HTML
5 499 (66.36%) AngularJS
6 413 (54.92%) Git (software)
7 394 (52.39%) Agile Software Development
8 393 (52.26%) React
9 363 (48.27%) Sass
10 357 (47.47%) HTML5
11 312 (41.49%) Front End Development
12 288 (38.30%) Node.js
13 278 (36.97%) webpack
14 268 (35.64%) CSS3
15 214 (28.46%) jQuery
16 192 (25.53%) TDD
17 187 (24.87%) Vue.js
18 186 (24.73%) npm
19 184 (24.47%) ES6
20 180 (23.94%) Web Development
21 176 (23.40%) PHP
22 174 (23.14%) User Experience
23 166 (22.07%) MVC
24 160 (21.28%) REST
25 154 (20.48%) Test Automation
26 150 (19.95%) RESTful
27 144 (19.15%) LESS
28 142 (18.88%) Unit Testing
29 137 (18.22%) .NET
30 123 (16.36%) MySQL

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 91 (12.10%) CMS
2 42 (5.59%) WordPress
3 39 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
4 30 (3.99%) Confluence
5 29 (3.86%) Apache
6 25 (3.32%) IIS
7 24 (3.19%) Sitecore CMS
7 24 (3.19%) Umbraco
8 22 (2.93%) Drupal
9 20 (2.66%) Apache Solr
10 17 (2.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 10 (1.33%) nginx
12 8 (1.06%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.66%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.53%) Kentico
15 3 (0.40%) JBoss
16 2 (0.27%) ExpressionEngine
16 2 (0.27%) Mule
16 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 31 (4.12%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 37 (4.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.13%) Shopify
2 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 186 (24.73%) npm
2 87 (11.57%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (5.59%) GitHub
3 42 (5.59%) Yarn
4 41 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (3.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 27 (3.59%) SaaS
7 21 (2.79%) Serverless
8 11 (1.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (0.93%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.93%) BrowserStack
10 6 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.80%) Slack
11 5 (0.66%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.53%) DigitalOcean
12 4 (0.53%) IaaS
12 4 (0.53%) PaaS
12 4 (0.53%) Trello
13 3 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.72%) HTTP
2 10 (1.33%) Internet
3 8 (1.06%) Broadband
4 6 (0.80%) SSL
4 6 (0.80%) VoIP
5 4 (0.53%) SSH
6 3 (0.40%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.40%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.40%) MQTT
6 3 (0.40%) NFC
6 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.27%) DNS
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) Intranet
8 1 (0.13%) LAN
8 1 (0.13%) Network Security
8 1 (0.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (16.36%) MySQL
2 74 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 70 (9.31%) MongoDB
4 50 (6.65%) NoSQL
5 34 (4.52%) Redis
6 26 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.33%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.80%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.53%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.40%) Adabas
14 3 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.27%) Amazon Redshift
15 2 (0.27%) HBase
16 1 (0.13%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 633 (84.18%) gulp
2 413 (54.92%) Git (software)
3 278 (36.97%) webpack
4 117 (15.56%) Jasmine
5 96 (12.77%) Jenkins
6 78 (10.37%) Mocha
7 73 (9.71%) JIRA
8 72 (9.57%) Babel
9 66 (8.78%) Karma Test Runner
9 66 (8.78%) Subversion
10 64 (8.51%) Protractor
11 63 (8.38%) Bower
12 37 (4.92%) TeamCity
13 36 (4.79%) Selenium
14 33 (4.39%) Bitbucket
14 33 (4.39%) Cucumber
15 28 (3.72%) Maven
16 23 (3.06%) PostCSS
17 22 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 20 (2.66%) JSUnit
General
1 95 (12.63%) Finance
2 73 (9.71%) Marketing
3 67 (8.91%) Retail
4 54 (7.18%) Banking
4 54 (7.18%) Games
5 25 (3.32%) Publishing
6 19 (2.53%) Advertising
6 19 (2.53%) Investment Banking
7 17 (2.26%) Legal
8 13 (1.73%) Law
9 7 (0.93%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.80%) Music Industry
11 5 (0.66%) Automotive
12 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.40%) Digital Economy
13 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.40%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 610 (81.12%) Developer
2 255 (33.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 156 (20.74%) JavaScript Developer
4 133 (17.69%) Senior Developer
5 98 (13.03%) Web Developer
6 68 (9.04%) HTML Developer
7 67 (8.91%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 66 (8.78%) React Developer
9 62 (8.24%) Full Stack Developer
10 60 (7.98%) PHP Developer
11 58 (7.71%) HTML CSS Developer
12 49 (6.52%) Angular Developer
13 42 (5.59%) Lead Developer
14 41 (5.45%) Software Engineer
15 36 (4.79%) UI Developer
16 34 (4.52%) .NET Developer
17 32 (4.26%) JavaScript Engineer
18 28 (3.72%) C# Developer
19 26 (3.46%) Node.js Developer
20 23 (3.06%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 614 (81.65%) CSS
2 605 (80.45%) HTML
3 499 (66.36%) AngularJS
4 393 (52.26%) React
5 363 (48.27%) Sass
6 357 (47.47%) HTML5
7 288 (38.30%) Node.js
8 268 (35.64%) CSS3
9 214 (28.46%) jQuery
10 187 (24.87%) Vue.js
11 160 (21.28%) REST
12 150 (19.95%) RESTful
13 144 (19.15%) LESS
14 137 (18.22%) .NET
15 116 (15.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 101 (13.43%) Web Services
17 97 (12.90%) Redux
18 96 (12.77%) Backbone.js
19 87 (11.57%) JSON
20 74 (9.84%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 174 (23.14%) User Experience
2 41 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 33 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (4.26%) Fintech
5 26 (3.46%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (2.26%) Blog
8 16 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.60%) Online Banking
10 11 (1.46%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.20%) Cloud Native
11 9 (1.20%) FMCG
12 8 (1.06%) Animation
12 8 (1.06%) Replication
13 6 (0.80%) Tandem
13 6 (0.80%) Taxonomies
14 5 (0.66%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.66%) Social Network
14 5 (0.66%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 54 (7.18%) Linux
2 13 (1.73%) Unix
3 8 (1.06%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.53%) Android
5 3 (0.40%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.40%) Windows
6 2 (0.27%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.13%) CentOS
7 1 (0.13%) Debian
7 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (52.39%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (41.49%) Front End Development
3 192 (25.53%) TDD
4 180 (23.94%) Web Development
5 166 (22.07%) MVC
6 154 (20.48%) Test Automation
7 142 (18.88%) Unit Testing
8 122 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 117 (15.56%) Scrum
10 111 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
11 109 (14.49%) Software Engineering
12 94 (12.50%) OO
13 82 (10.90%) E-Commerce
14 77 (10.24%) Mentoring
14 77 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
15 75 (9.97%) BDD
16 73 (9.71%) DevOps
17 70 (9.31%) Open Source
18 60 (7.98%) Web Design
18 60 (7.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 683 (90.82%) JavaScript
2 184 (24.47%) ES6
3 176 (23.40%) PHP
4 109 (14.49%) Java
5 103 (13.70%) C#
6 100 (13.30%) TypeScript
7 64 (8.51%) SQL
8 39 (5.19%) Python
9 24 (3.19%) PHP 7
10 20 (2.66%) Ruby
11 19 (2.53%) Java 8
12 17 (2.26%) C
13 16 (2.13%) Shell Script
14 15 (1.99%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.60%) ES7
15 12 (1.60%) GLSL
16 11 (1.46%) R
17 9 (1.20%) Perl
18 8 (1.06%) Scala
19 7 (0.93%) Go
Qualifications
1 61 (8.11%) Degree
2 18 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.46%) QA
2 14 (1.86%) WCAG
3 6 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.40%) GDPR
4 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 101 (13.43%) Docker
2 14 (1.86%) Varnish
3 2 (0.27%) HDFS
3 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.27%) zsh
Systems Management
1 21 (2.79%) Ansible
2 12 (1.60%) Puppet
3 8 (1.06%) Kubernetes
4 7 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (0.80%) Kibana
6 5 (0.66%) Marathon
6 5 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.53%) logstash
7 4 (0.53%) Terraform
8 3 (0.40%) cPanel
8 3 (0.40%) Grafana
8 3 (0.40%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.40%) Mesos
8 3 (0.40%) Nagios
8 3 (0.40%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.27%) Salt
10 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.13%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 34 (4.52%) Adobe
2 31 (4.12%) Google
3 30 (3.99%) Sitecore
4 22 (2.93%) Microsoft
5 17 (2.26%) Xamarin
6 13 (1.73%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 12 (1.60%) Zend
8 11 (1.46%) Oracle
9 9 (1.20%) hybris
9 9 (1.20%) Rackspace
10 6 (0.80%) Apple
11 5 (0.66%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.53%) Facebook
12 4 (0.53%) Panasonic
12 4 (0.53%) WooCommerce
13 3 (0.40%) IBM
13 3 (0.40%) Perforce
13 3 (0.40%) Splunk
13 3 (0.40%) Twitter
13 3 (0.40%) webMethods