Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 505 463 441
Rank change year-on-year -42 -22 +85
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 894 1,089 1,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.62% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.65% 3.00% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 731 906 1,169
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -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 33,769 36,357 35,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.19% 20.55% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27,325 29,526 31,000
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 £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -46 835 £50,000 - 162
London -43 440 £65,000 +23.81% 62
UK excluding London +12 435 £40,000 -2.44% 107
North of England +32 162 £37,500 -6.25% 49
South East +40 127 £40,000 -15.79% 10
North West +38 102 £37,500 -6.25% 25
Yorkshire +19 54 £40,000 -5.88% 22
Midlands -6 47 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Scotland +13 41 £50,000 +29.03% 4
East of England -2 34 £40,000 -13.51% 11
West Midlands +25 28 £38,750 +13.97% 3
South West -47 24 £42,500 -5.56% 21
East Midlands -10 19 £37,500 -6.25% 6
North East -18 6 £32,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 804 (89.93%) JavaScript
2 779 (87.14%) CSS
3 749 (83.78%) HTML
4 718 (80.31%) gulp
5 613 (68.57%) AngularJS
6 458 (51.23%) Git (software)
7 451 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
8 444 (49.66%) React
9 421 (47.09%) Sass
10 398 (44.52%) Front End Development
11 397 (44.41%) HTML5
12 378 (42.28%) webpack
13 375 (41.95%) Node.js
14 285 (31.88%) jQuery
14 285 (31.88%) CSS3
15 238 (26.62%) TDD
15 238 (26.62%) Vue.js
16 217 (24.27%) Web Development
17 214 (23.94%) User Experience
18 203 (22.71%) npm
19 184 (20.58%) RESTful
20 182 (20.36%) ES6
21 178 (19.91%) REST
22 176 (19.69%) Unit Testing
23 175 (19.57%) Test Automation
24 173 (19.35%) PHP
25 172 (19.24%) LESS
26 171 (19.13%) MVC
27 160 (17.90%) .NET
28 150 (16.78%) 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 91 (10.18%) CMS
2 45 (5.03%) WordPress
3 38 (4.25%) Drupal
4 37 (4.14%) Apache
5 30 (3.36%) Umbraco
6 22 (2.46%) Confluence
7 21 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
8 20 (2.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 18 (2.01%) IIS
10 14 (1.57%) Apache Solr
11 13 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (0.89%) ExpressionEngine
13 7 (0.78%) Kentico
13 7 (0.78%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.67%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.67%) nginx
15 5 (0.56%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.45%) JBoss
17 3 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (4.70%) Photoshop
2 18 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 42 (4.70%) Magento
2 6 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 203 (22.71%) npm
2 107 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (6.26%) Yarn
4 46 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 40 (4.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 39 (4.36%) GitHub
7 28 (3.13%) Serverless
8 16 (1.79%) SaaS
9 15 (1.68%) Amazon S3
10 10 (1.12%) Cloudflare
11 9 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.89%) Trello
13 7 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.78%) BrowserStack
13 7 (0.78%) IaaS
13 7 (0.78%) Loggly
13 7 (0.78%) Sumo Logic
14 5 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.56%) PaaS
14 5 (0.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.70%) HTTP
2 10 (1.12%) Internet
3 7 (0.78%) Broadband
3 7 (0.78%) VoIP
4 5 (0.56%) SSH
5 3 (0.34%) DNS
6 2 (0.22%) SSL
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) Intranet
7 1 (0.11%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (11.97%) MySQL
2 84 (9.40%) SQL Server
3 78 (8.72%) MongoDB
4 61 (6.82%) NoSQL
5 26 (2.91%) Redis
6 25 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (2.35%) Blockchain
8 19 (2.13%) Relational Database
9 15 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (0.89%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (0.45%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.34%) Cosmos DB
14 3 (0.34%) DB2
14 3 (0.34%) HBase
Development Applications
1 718 (80.31%) gulp
2 458 (51.23%) Git (software)
3 378 (42.28%) webpack
4 142 (15.88%) Jasmine
5 111 (12.42%) Jenkins
6 109 (12.19%) Mocha
7 89 (9.96%) Karma Test Runner
8 72 (8.05%) JIRA
9 65 (7.27%) Babel
10 62 (6.94%) Protractor
11 61 (6.82%) Subversion
12 59 (6.60%) Bower
13 52 (5.82%) Selenium
14 33 (3.69%) Bitbucket
15 30 (3.36%) TeamCity
16 29 (3.24%) Maven
17 28 (3.13%) Cucumber
18 24 (2.68%) Vagrant
19 22 (2.46%) PostCSS
19 22 (2.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 100 (11.19%) Finance
2 84 (9.40%) Games
3 77 (8.61%) Retail
4 64 (7.16%) Marketing
5 37 (4.14%) Banking
6 30 (3.36%) Advertising
7 17 (1.90%) Publishing
8 13 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.23%) Law
10 9 (1.01%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.89%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.78%) Legal
13 6 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.45%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.34%) Automotive
15 3 (0.34%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.11%) Back Office
16 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 712 (79.64%) Developer
2 318 (35.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 176 (19.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 153 (17.11%) Senior Developer
5 95 (10.63%) Web Developer
6 92 (10.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 84 (9.40%) Full Stack Developer
8 78 (8.72%) Angular Developer
8 78 (8.72%) HTML Developer
9 74 (8.28%) React Developer
10 68 (7.61%) HTML CSS Developer
11 61 (6.82%) PHP Developer
12 56 (6.26%) Lead Developer
13 52 (5.82%) C# Developer
14 45 (5.03%) Software Engineer
15 40 (4.47%) .NET Developer
16 39 (4.36%) JavaScript Engineer
17 36 (4.03%) UI Developer
18 35 (3.91%) Node.js Developer
19 30 (3.36%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 779 (87.14%) CSS
2 749 (83.78%) HTML
3 613 (68.57%) AngularJS
4 444 (49.66%) React
5 421 (47.09%) Sass
6 397 (44.41%) HTML5
7 375 (41.95%) Node.js
8 285 (31.88%) CSS3
8 285 (31.88%) jQuery
9 238 (26.62%) Vue.js
10 184 (20.58%) RESTful
11 178 (19.91%) REST
12 172 (19.24%) LESS
13 160 (17.90%) .NET
14 128 (14.32%) Angular 2
15 126 (14.09%) Backbone.js
16 107 (11.97%) Web Services
17 106 (11.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 88 (9.84%) JSON
19 86 (9.62%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 214 (23.94%) User Experience
2 62 (6.94%) Mobile App
3 40 (4.47%) Computer Science
4 37 (4.14%) Fintech
5 31 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
6 30 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
7 21 (2.35%) Blog
8 20 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.57%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.57%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
11 12 (1.34%) Online Gambling
12 10 (1.12%) Online Banking
12 10 (1.12%) Virtual Team
13 9 (1.01%) Replication
13 9 (1.01%) Taxonomies
14 8 (0.89%) W3C
15 7 (0.78%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.78%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 50 (5.59%) Linux
2 13 (1.45%) Apple iOS
2 13 (1.45%) Unix
3 10 (1.12%) Android
4 6 (0.67%) CentOS
5 3 (0.34%) CoreOS
5 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.11%) Windows
6 1 (0.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
2 398 (44.52%) Front End Development
3 238 (26.62%) TDD
4 217 (24.27%) Web Development
5 176 (19.69%) Unit Testing
6 175 (19.57%) Test Automation
7 171 (19.13%) MVC
8 150 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
9 129 (14.43%) Scrum
10 121 (13.53%) Responsive Web Design
11 115 (12.86%) E-Commerce
12 108 (12.08%) Software Engineering
13 98 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
14 96 (10.74%) DevOps
15 90 (10.07%) Mentoring
16 85 (9.51%) OO
17 79 (8.84%) BDD
18 65 (7.27%) Open Source
19 61 (6.82%) Workflow
20 56 (6.26%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 804 (89.93%) JavaScript
2 182 (20.36%) ES6
3 173 (19.35%) PHP
4 145 (16.22%) C#
5 117 (13.09%) Java
6 113 (12.64%) SQL
7 108 (12.08%) TypeScript
8 43 (4.81%) Python
9 37 (4.14%) Ruby
10 28 (3.13%) GLSL
11 25 (2.80%) ES7
12 20 (2.24%) Scala
13 18 (2.01%) Java 8
14 17 (1.90%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.34%) C
16 10 (1.12%) Go
16 10 (1.12%) R
17 9 (1.01%) Perl
18 8 (0.89%) Shell Script
19 7 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 72 (8.05%) Degree
2 25 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.25%) QA
2 26 (2.91%) GCP
3 17 (1.90%) WCAG
4 3 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.22%) GDPR
5 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 101 (11.30%) Docker
2 8 (0.89%) Varnish
3 3 (0.34%) HDFS
3 3 (0.34%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.22%) zsh
Systems Management
1 16 (1.79%) Puppet
2 10 (1.12%) Ansible
2 10 (1.12%) Kubernetes
3 7 (0.78%) Nagios
3 7 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.78%) Terraform
3 7 (0.78%) ZABBIX
4 6 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.56%) Marathon
6 4 (0.45%) cPanel
6 4 (0.45%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.34%) Grafana
7 3 (0.34%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.34%) Kibana
7 3 (0.34%) logstash
7 3 (0.34%) Mesos
7 3 (0.34%) Salt
8 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 51 (5.70%) Adobe
2 36 (4.03%) Google
3 32 (3.58%) Microsoft
4 27 (3.02%) Capita
5 26 (2.91%) Sitecore
6 23 (2.57%) Oracle
7 15 (1.68%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 14 (1.57%) hybris
8 14 (1.57%) Rackspace
9 13 (1.45%) Xamarin
10 10 (1.12%) WooCommerce
11 8 (0.89%) Twitter
12 7 (0.78%) New Relic
12 7 (0.78%) Splunk
13 5 (0.56%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.56%) SAP
14 4 (0.45%) ATG
14 4 (0.45%) Demandware
14 4 (0.45%) Facebook