Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 573 486 431
Rank change year-on-year -87 -55 +45
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 640 1,036 1,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.59% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% 2.86% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 504 871 1,057
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,300 £28,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,457 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.14% - +14.29%

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 30,048 36,200 33,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.86% 20.53% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23,950 29,727 28,376
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 -101 596 £47,500 -5.00% 182
UK excluding London -32 354 £42,457 +6.14% 126
London -130 274 £57,500 - 65
North of England +3 144 £37,500 - 44
North West -8 99 £40,000 -2.44% 27
South East +20 89 £47,500 +5.56% 26
Yorkshire +1 38 £35,000 +16.67% 12
Midlands +12 37 £63,750 +59.38% 20
Scotland +12 31 £45,000 +20.00% 6
South West -18 31 £40,000 -5.88% 14
East Midlands +34 19 £52,500 +31.25% 15
East of England +34 18 £40,000 -23.81% 13
West Midlands +19 18 £70,000 +102.90% 5
North East +24 7 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Wales +10 3 £36,000 +2.86% 3
Northern Ireland -14 1 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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.

1 573 (89.53%) JavaScript
2 524 (81.88%) gulp
3 477 (74.53%) CSS
4 464 (72.50%) HTML
5 421 (65.78%) AngularJS
6 350 (54.69%) Git (software)
7 324 (50.63%) Sass
8 317 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
9 310 (48.44%) React
10 292 (45.63%) HTML5
11 265 (41.41%) Front End Development
12 224 (35.00%) Node.js
13 219 (34.22%) CSS3
14 216 (33.75%) webpack
15 172 (26.88%) jQuery
16 154 (24.06%) TDD
16 154 (24.06%) PHP
17 153 (23.91%) npm
18 152 (23.75%) Web Development
19 140 (21.88%) User Experience
20 138 (21.56%) Vue.js
21 132 (20.63%) ES6
22 131 (20.47%) MVC
23 127 (19.84%) LESS
24 122 (19.06%) Test Automation
25 116 (18.13%) Responsive Web Design
26 108 (16.88%) .NET
26 108 (16.88%) REST
27 102 (15.94%) Jasmine
27 102 (15.94%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 81 (12.66%) CMS
2 52 (8.13%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (6.41%) WordPress
4 27 (4.22%) Apache
5 22 (3.44%) Drupal
6 19 (2.97%) Umbraco
7 18 (2.81%) Confluence
8 15 (2.34%) IIS
8 15 (2.34%) nginx
9 12 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
10 10 (1.56%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (1.09%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.78%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.63%) JBoss
13 4 (0.63%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.47%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (4.22%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.47%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 44 (6.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.16%) Shopify
2 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 153 (23.91%) npm
2 62 (9.69%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (4.22%) GitHub
4 27 (4.22%) SaaS
5 20 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (2.66%) Yarn
7 9 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 8 (1.25%) PaaS
9 7 (1.09%) Serverless
10 5 (0.78%) IaaS
11 4 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.63%) BrowserStack
11 4 (0.63%) Cloudflare
11 4 (0.63%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.31%) DigitalOcean
13 1 (0.16%) NuGet
13 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.16%) HTTP
2 8 (1.25%) Internet
3 6 (0.94%) Broadband
3 6 (0.94%) SSL
4 5 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.47%) Bluetooth
5 3 (0.47%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.47%) MQTT
5 3 (0.47%) NFC
6 1 (0.16%) DNS
6 1 (0.16%) FTP
6 1 (0.16%) LAN
6 1 (0.16%) Network Security
6 1 (0.16%) PPP
6 1 (0.16%) SMTP
6 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (15.16%) MySQL
2 56 (8.75%) SQL Server
3 43 (6.72%) MongoDB
4 40 (6.25%) Redis
5 34 (5.31%) NoSQL
6 26 (4.06%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (2.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (0.94%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.78%) Big Data
11 4 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.63%) MariaDB
11 4 (0.63%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.47%) Adabas
12 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.16%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.16%) HBase
Development Applications
1 524 (81.88%) gulp
2 350 (54.69%) Git (software)
3 216 (33.75%) webpack
4 102 (15.94%) Jasmine
5 71 (11.09%) Bower
6 55 (8.59%) Jenkins
7 54 (8.44%) Babel
7 54 (8.44%) Subversion
8 49 (7.66%) Karma Test Runner
9 48 (7.50%) Mocha
10 43 (6.72%) Visual Studio
11 38 (5.94%) JIRA
12 34 (5.31%) Protractor
13 31 (4.84%) Cucumber
14 29 (4.53%) TeamCity
15 26 (4.06%) Broccoli
15 26 (4.06%) PostCSS
16 24 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (3.44%) Selenium
18 19 (2.97%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 81 (12.66%) Finance
2 65 (10.16%) Marketing
3 54 (8.44%) Retail
4 41 (6.41%) Banking
5 22 (3.44%) Games
6 19 (2.97%) Publishing
7 18 (2.81%) Legal
8 13 (2.03%) Advertising
9 11 (1.72%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.09%) Law
11 6 (0.94%) Music Industry
11 6 (0.94%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.78%) Billing
13 4 (0.63%) Automotive
13 4 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.31%) Electronics
15 2 (0.31%) Welsh Language
16 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 534 (83.44%) Developer
2 244 (38.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 121 (18.91%) Senior Developer
4 114 (17.81%) JavaScript Developer
5 77 (12.03%) Web Developer
6 63 (9.84%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 46 (7.19%) PHP Developer
8 44 (6.88%) React Developer
9 42 (6.56%) Full Stack Developer
10 40 (6.25%) Lead Developer
11 38 (5.94%) HTML Developer
12 37 (5.78%) .NET Developer
13 29 (4.53%) HTML CSS Developer
13 29 (4.53%) Java Developer
14 27 (4.22%) Angular Developer
15 26 (4.06%) Architect
15 26 (4.06%) UI Developer
16 24 (3.75%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 23 (3.59%) Technical Architect
18 22 (3.44%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 477 (74.53%) CSS
2 464 (72.50%) HTML
3 421 (65.78%) AngularJS
4 324 (50.63%) Sass
5 310 (48.44%) React
6 292 (45.63%) HTML5
7 224 (35.00%) Node.js
8 219 (34.22%) CSS3
9 172 (26.88%) jQuery
10 138 (21.56%) Vue.js
11 127 (19.84%) LESS
12 108 (16.88%) .NET
12 108 (16.88%) REST
13 102 (15.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 90 (14.06%) RESTful
15 78 (12.19%) Redux
16 76 (11.88%) Backbone.js
16 76 (11.88%) JSON
17 65 (10.16%) Web Services
18 59 (9.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 140 (21.88%) User Experience
2 30 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 16 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.19%) Fintech
6 12 (1.88%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (1.41%) Animation
7 9 (1.41%) Blog
8 8 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.09%) Cloud Native
9 7 (1.09%) Online Banking
9 7 (1.09%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.09%) W3C
10 6 (0.94%) FMCG
10 6 (0.94%) NHS
11 5 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.78%) PlayStation
11 5 (0.78%) Xbox
12 4 (0.63%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 45 (7.03%) Linux
2 6 (0.94%) Unix
2 6 (0.94%) Windows
3 5 (0.78%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.47%) Android
4 3 (0.47%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.47%) Debian
5 1 (0.16%) CentOS
5 1 (0.16%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (41.41%) Front End Development
3 154 (24.06%) TDD
4 152 (23.75%) Web Development
5 131 (20.47%) MVC
6 122 (19.06%) Test Automation
7 116 (18.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 101 (15.78%) Scrum
9 98 (15.31%) Unit Testing
10 88 (13.75%) Software Engineering
11 82 (12.81%) OO
12 78 (12.19%) BDD
13 77 (12.03%) E-Commerce
14 69 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
15 65 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
16 64 (10.00%) Mentoring
17 56 (8.75%) OOP
18 51 (7.97%) DevOps
18 51 (7.97%) Open Source
19 45 (7.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 573 (89.53%) JavaScript
2 154 (24.06%) PHP
3 132 (20.63%) ES6
4 95 (14.84%) Java
5 88 (13.75%) C#
6 86 (13.44%) TypeScript
7 66 (10.31%) SQL
8 30 (4.69%) Python
9 25 (3.91%) PHP 7
10 18 (2.81%) Shell Script
11 13 (2.03%) C
12 12 (1.88%) Java 8
13 10 (1.56%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.56%) Ruby
14 8 (1.25%) R
15 7 (1.09%) Perl
15 7 (1.09%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.94%) ES7
17 4 (0.63%) CoffeeScript
17 4 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (8.44%) Degree
2 19 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.31%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.91%) QA
2 12 (1.88%) WCAG
3 11 (1.72%) WAI
4 6 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.63%) GDPR
6 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 84 (13.13%) Docker
2 11 (1.72%) Varnish
3 4 (0.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.16%) etcd
4 1 (0.16%) HDFS
4 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (2.81%) Ansible
2 9 (1.41%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.09%) Puppet
4 5 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.63%) Kibana
6 1 (0.16%) Consul
6 1 (0.16%) logstash
6 1 (0.16%) Nagios
6 1 (0.16%) Salt
6 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.16%) Terraform
6 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (5.31%) Google
2 24 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.28%) Adobe
4 17 (2.66%) Zend
5 15 (2.34%) Sitecore
6 13 (2.03%) Xamarin
7 8 (1.25%) Oracle
8 7 (1.09%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 6 (0.94%) Apple
10 5 (0.78%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.63%) Panasonic
11 4 (0.63%) WooCommerce
12 3 (0.47%) hybris
12 3 (0.47%) IBM
12 3 (0.47%) Perforce
12 3 (0.47%) Twitter
12 3 (0.47%) webMethods
13 2 (0.31%) Facebook
13 2 (0.31%) New Relic
13 2 (0.31%) Rackspace