Period
to 21 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 459 422 494
Rank change year-on-year -37 +72 +435
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 1073 1363 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.71% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.00% 3.86% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 886 1184 1008
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% - +1.06%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,175
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,875 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +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 35789 35331 38135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.56% 18.49% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29032 30506 32163
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 -20 1016 £50,000 +5.26% 65
London -38 563 £52,500 - 40
UK excluding London -19 484 £42,500 +13.33% 27
North of England +19 154 £40,000 +6.67% 14
South East -20 92 £48,000 +20.00% 3
North West -21 91 £40,000 +6.67% 10
South West +17 82 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Midlands -24 75 £35,000 - 3
Yorkshire +58 63 £42,500 +41.67% 4
East of England +9 48 £50,000 +49.25% 2
West Midlands -45 42 £35,000 -
East Midlands +34 33 £38,750 +15.67% 3
Scotland -64 22 £42,500 -
Wales +21 9 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Northern Ireland - 2 £26,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Grunt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Grunt.

1 922 (85.93%) JavaScript
2 853 (79.50%) CSS
3 845 (78.75%) HTML
4 725 (67.57%) gulp
5 711 (66.26%) AngularJS
6 597 (55.64%) Agile Software Development
7 574 (53.49%) Git (software)
8 517 (48.18%) Sass
9 502 (46.78%) HTML5
10 485 (45.20%) Front End Development
11 437 (40.73%) Node.js
12 400 (37.28%) jQuery
13 379 (35.32%) CSS3
14 354 (32.99%) React
15 290 (27.03%) TDD
16 284 (26.47%) User Experience
17 252 (23.49%) PHP
18 249 (23.21%) Bower
19 242 (22.55%) Web Development
20 241 (22.46%) npm
21 232 (21.62%) webpack
22 222 (20.69%) Scrum
23 217 (20.22%) MySQL
24 216 (20.13%) LESS
25 195 (18.17%) Backbone.js
26 183 (17.05%) MVC
27 180 (16.78%) SQL
28 174 (16.22%) OO
29 171 (15.94%) REST
30 165 (15.38%) 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
1 100 (9.32%) WordPress
2 96 (8.95%) CMS
3 54 (5.03%) Drupal
4 44 (4.10%) Apache
5 40 (3.73%) nginx
6 33 (3.08%) Umbraco
7 29 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (1.77%) IIS
9 18 (1.68%) SharePoint
10 17 (1.58%) Tomcat
11 16 (1.49%) EPiServer
12 14 (1.30%) ExpressionEngine
13 10 (0.93%) Confluence
14 9 (0.84%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.75%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 6 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
18 4 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
19 3 (0.28%) MS Exchange
19 3 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 79 (7.36%) Photoshop
2 29 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.37%) HipChat
4 4 (0.37%) InDesign
5 1 (0.093%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 46 (4.29%) Magento
2 3 (0.28%) Shopify
3 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.093%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 241 (22.46%) npm
2 98 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (4.29%) GitHub
5 28 (2.61%) SaaS
6 21 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (1.49%) PaaS
8 14 (1.30%) Google Analytics
9 12 (1.12%) IaaS
9 12 (1.12%) Loggly
9 12 (1.12%) Sumo Logic
10 8 (0.75%) Cloudflare
10 8 (0.75%) CloudFront
11 7 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.65%) TestFlight
12 6 (0.56%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.56%) Route 53
13 5 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (0.47%) Office 365
14 4 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.94%) HTTP
2 17 (1.58%) Internet
3 7 (0.65%) DNS
4 5 (0.47%) SSL
5 3 (0.28%) Skype
5 3 (0.28%) SMS
5 3 (0.28%) SSH
6 1 (0.093%) LDAP
6 1 (0.093%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (20.22%) MySQL
2 123 (11.46%) NoSQL
3 105 (9.79%) MongoDB
4 86 (8.01%) SQL Server
5 75 (6.99%) Redis
6 51 (4.75%) Relational Database
7 36 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 29 (2.70%) Big Data
9 27 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (2.42%) Event Store
11 12 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (0.93%) Riak
13 9 (0.84%) MariaDB
14 6 (0.56%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.47%) CouchDB
16 3 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (0.28%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.28%) SQLite
17 2 (0.19%) HBase
17 2 (0.19%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 725 (67.57%) gulp
2 574 (53.49%) Git (software)
3 249 (23.21%) Bower
4 232 (21.62%) webpack
5 142 (13.23%) Jasmine
6 136 (12.67%) Jenkins
7 90 (8.39%) Karma Test Runner
8 78 (7.27%) Subversion
9 76 (7.08%) Selenium
10 67 (6.24%) Mocha
11 65 (6.06%) Maven
12 54 (5.03%) Babel
13 52 (4.85%) Vagrant
14 48 (4.47%) Protractor
15 47 (4.38%) JIRA
16 36 (3.36%) Bitbucket
16 36 (3.36%) TeamCity
17 35 (3.26%) PHPUnit
18 29 (2.70%) PostCSS
19 28 (2.61%) Firebug
General
1 134 (12.49%) Finance
2 77 (7.18%) Marketing
3 75 (6.99%) Retail
4 66 (6.15%) Games
5 41 (3.82%) Banking
6 39 (3.63%) Manufacturing
7 34 (3.17%) Advertising
8 29 (2.70%) Telecoms
9 28 (2.61%) Electronics
10 12 (1.12%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.93%) Legal
12 8 (0.75%) Publishing
13 5 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.28%) Automotive
14 3 (0.28%) Avionics
14 3 (0.28%) Military
15 2 (0.19%) Front Office
15 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.19%) Online Betting
15 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 924 (86.11%) Developer
2 392 (36.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 292 (27.21%) JavaScript Developer
4 153 (14.26%) Senior Developer
5 133 (12.40%) Angular Developer
6 121 (11.28%) HTML Developer
7 116 (10.81%) Web Developer
8 110 (10.25%) Full Stack Developer
9 108 (10.07%) PHP Developer
10 96 (8.95%) HTML CSS Developer
11 78 (7.27%) UI Developer
12 58 (5.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 53 (4.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 51 (4.75%) Lead Developer
15 49 (4.57%) Junior
16 47 (4.38%) Junior Developer
16 47 (4.38%) Node.js Developer
17 43 (4.01%) .NET Developer
18 41 (3.82%) Java Developer
19 40 (3.73%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 853 (79.50%) CSS
2 845 (78.75%) HTML
3 711 (66.26%) AngularJS
4 517 (48.18%) Sass
5 502 (46.78%) HTML5
6 437 (40.73%) Node.js
7 400 (37.28%) jQuery
8 379 (35.32%) CSS3
9 354 (32.99%) React
10 216 (20.13%) LESS
11 195 (18.17%) Backbone.js
12 171 (15.94%) REST
13 165 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 155 (14.45%) .NET
15 139 (12.95%) Web Services
16 125 (11.65%) RESTful
17 123 (11.46%) Ajax
18 100 (9.32%) Redux
19 95 (8.85%) Express
19 95 (8.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 284 (26.47%) User Experience
2 92 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 70 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 52 (4.85%) Fintech
5 48 (4.47%) Greenfield Project
6 26 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (2.42%) Clustering
6 26 (2.42%) Social Media
7 25 (2.33%) W3C
8 24 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.68%) Animation
10 11 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (0.93%) Life Science
11 10 (0.93%) Online Games
12 9 (0.84%) iPad
13 7 (0.65%) Credit Risk
13 7 (0.65%) Graphic Design
13 7 (0.65%) Xbox
14 6 (0.56%) e-Learning
14 6 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 142 (13.23%) Linux
2 39 (3.63%) Windows
3 33 (3.08%) Android
4 32 (2.98%) Apple iOS
5 24 (2.24%) Unix
6 12 (1.12%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.28%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.19%) CentOS
9 2 (0.19%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.093%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 597 (55.64%) Agile Software Development
2 485 (45.20%) Front End Development
3 290 (27.03%) TDD
4 242 (22.55%) Web Development
5 222 (20.69%) Scrum
6 183 (17.05%) MVC
7 174 (16.22%) OO
8 141 (13.14%) Continuous Integration
9 132 (12.30%) Test Automation
10 131 (12.21%) DevOps
11 120 (11.18%) Software Engineering
12 116 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
13 102 (9.51%) E-Commerce
14 101 (9.41%) BDD
15 93 (8.67%) OOP
16 88 (8.20%) Unit Testing
17 87 (8.11%) Mentoring
18 82 (7.64%) Web Design
19 71 (6.62%) Microservices
20 68 (6.34%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 922 (85.93%) JavaScript
2 252 (23.49%) PHP
3 180 (16.78%) SQL
4 154 (14.35%) ES6
5 141 (13.14%) Java
6 138 (12.86%) C#
7 97 (9.04%) Python
8 89 (8.29%) TypeScript
9 65 (6.06%) Ruby
10 37 (3.45%) PowerShell
11 36 (3.36%) Bash Shell
12 31 (2.89%) T-SQL
13 21 (1.96%) Scala
14 17 (1.58%) C++
14 17 (1.58%) Go
15 13 (1.21%) Perl
16 12 (1.12%) ECMAScript
17 11 (1.03%) PHP 5
18 10 (0.93%) Groovy
19 9 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 101 (9.41%) Degree
2 46 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.47%) PhD
5 4 (0.37%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.28%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.28%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.093%) ISEB
7 1 (0.093%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.85%) QA
2 22 (2.05%) WCAG
3 8 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.37%) SLA
4 4 (0.37%) WAI
5 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 152 (14.17%) Docker
2 8 (0.75%) HDFS
3 6 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.37%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.28%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.19%) Varnish
6 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.093%) vCloud
7 1 (0.093%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.093%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (5.50%) Puppet
2 42 (3.91%) Kubernetes
3 37 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (2.42%) Ansible
4 26 (2.42%) Docker Swarm
5 13 (1.21%) Nagios
5 13 (1.21%) ZABBIX
6 12 (1.12%) Salt
7 10 (0.93%) Prometheus
8 9 (0.84%) Terraform
9 4 (0.37%) Grafana
9 4 (0.37%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.37%) Kibana
9 4 (0.37%) logstash
9 4 (0.37%) Marathon
9 4 (0.37%) Mesos
10 2 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.19%) Packer
11 1 (0.093%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 72 (6.71%) Google
2 49 (4.57%) Microsoft
3 42 (3.91%) Adobe
4 38 (3.54%) Splunk
5 34 (3.17%) Zend
6 32 (2.98%) SAP
7 24 (2.24%) Facebook
8 23 (2.14%) Oracle
9 15 (1.40%) Twitter
10 14 (1.30%) Sitecore
11 12 (1.12%) New Relic
11 12 (1.12%) Rackspace
11 12 (1.12%) SaltStack
12 9 (0.84%) Apple
13 7 (0.65%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.65%) Perforce
13 7 (0.65%) Samsung
14 6 (0.56%) F5
14 6 (0.56%) PayPal
14 6 (0.56%) Salesforce.com