Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 616 565 494
Rank change year-on-year -51 -71 -65
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 493 754 1,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.94% 2.38% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 407 602 885
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £34,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,350 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.00% -

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 25,416 31,688 36,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.12% 19.94% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20,203 25,493 29,555
UK median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £75,000
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 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 8 December 2019.

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 8 December 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 -39 457 £52,500 +5.00% 111
UK excluding London +19 262 £45,500 +8.33% 73
London -38 218 £56,500 -9.60% 42
North of England -21 69 £48,500 +29.33% 24
South East +1 66 £47,500 +5.56% 14
North West +12 58 £50,000 +25.00% 19
Midlands +32 38 £50,000 -6.98% 5
South West +24 34 £37,500 -10.45% 13
East of England +75 26 £45,000 +12.50% 13
West Midlands +29 21 £55,000 -4.35% 3
East Midlands +18 17 £45,000 -16.28% 2
Wales - 16 £50,000 - 2
Scotland -9 13 £47,500 - 2
Yorkshire -15 9 £42,500 +21.43% 3
North East +20 2 £67,500 +53.41% 2

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 428 (86.82%) JavaScript
2 404 (81.95%) HTML
3 400 (81.14%) gulp
4 394 (79.92%) CSS
5 306 (62.07%) AngularJS
6 265 (53.75%) Sass
7 264 (53.55%) Front End Development
8 232 (47.06%) React
9 230 (46.65%) Git (software)
9 230 (46.65%) Agile Software Development
10 216 (43.81%) HTML5
11 210 (42.60%) webpack
12 186 (37.73%) CSS3
13 144 (29.21%) Node.js
14 141 (28.60%) Vue.js
14 141 (28.60%) jQuery
15 125 (25.35%) User Experience
16 114 (23.12%) npm
17 111 (22.52%) LESS
18 98 (19.88%) OO
19 96 (19.47%) ES6
20 85 (17.24%) MVC
21 84 (17.04%) Web Development
22 83 (16.84%) Software Engineering
22 83 (16.84%) Finance
23 79 (16.02%) Jasmine
24 78 (15.82%) Responsive Web Design
25 74 (15.01%) Scrum
26 68 (13.79%) TypeScript
27 65 (13.18%) 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 54 (10.95%) CMS
2 42 (8.52%) WordPress
3 25 (5.07%) Drupal
4 18 (3.65%) nginx
5 15 (3.04%) Apache
6 11 (2.23%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.83%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.62%) Confluence
10 5 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.61%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.61%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.61%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.20%) Kentico
13 1 (0.20%) Moodle
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 37 (7.51%) Photoshop
2 18 (3.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (3.04%) Sketch
4 10 (2.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (1.42%) Adobe XD
6 6 (1.22%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.41%) InVision
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.20%) InDesign
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (4.87%) Magento
2 9 (1.83%) Shopify
3 5 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.61%) OpenCart
4 3 (0.61%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.41%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 114 (23.12%) npm
2 58 (11.76%) AWS
3 31 (6.29%) GitHub
4 27 (5.48%) SaaS
4 27 (5.48%) Yarn
5 14 (2.84%) Azure
6 11 (2.23%) Heroku
7 7 (1.42%) GCP
8 5 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.81%) AWS IoT
9 4 (0.81%) PaaS
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.20%) Firebase
11 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.67%) HTTP
2 13 (2.64%) Internet
3 6 (1.22%) DAB
4 5 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.11%) MySQL
2 17 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.04%) MariaDB
3 15 (3.04%) SQL Server
4 14 (2.84%) MongoDB
5 11 (2.23%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.62%) Big Data
7 7 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (0.81%) Geospatial Data
8 4 (0.81%) GIS
9 3 (0.61%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 400 (81.14%) gulp
2 230 (46.65%) Git (software)
3 210 (42.60%) webpack
4 79 (16.02%) Jasmine
5 52 (10.55%) Bower
6 37 (7.51%) Karma Test Runner
6 37 (7.51%) Protractor
7 36 (7.30%) Mocha
8 34 (6.90%) Jenkins
9 33 (6.69%) Visual Studio
10 32 (6.49%) JIRA
11 30 (6.09%) Subversion
12 27 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (4.06%) Bitbucket
14 17 (3.45%) Sinon.JS
14 17 (3.45%) TeamCity
15 16 (3.25%) Selenium
16 11 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
17 10 (2.03%) Mercurial
18 9 (1.83%) GitLab
General
1 83 (16.84%) Finance
2 48 (9.74%) Marketing
3 34 (6.90%) Retail
4 28 (5.68%) Games
5 15 (3.04%) Banking
6 9 (1.83%) Legal
7 7 (1.42%) Automotive
8 6 (1.22%) Advertising
9 5 (1.01%) Publishing
9 5 (1.01%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Housing Association
10 2 (0.41%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.20%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.20%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 430 (87.22%) Developer
2 234 (47.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 90 (18.26%) Senior Developer
4 86 (17.44%) JavaScript Developer
5 60 (12.17%) Angular Developer
6 54 (10.95%) React Developer
7 53 (10.75%) Full Stack Developer
8 48 (9.74%) UI Developer
9 45 (9.13%) Web Developer
10 44 (8.92%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 28 (5.68%) HTML Developer
12 26 (5.27%) HTML CSS Developer
13 20 (4.06%) Software Engineer
14 19 (3.85%) C# Developer
15 18 (3.65%) .NET Developer
16 15 (3.04%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 13 (2.64%) Architect
17 13 (2.64%) Senior UI Developer
17 13 (2.64%) UX Developer
18 12 (2.43%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (81.95%) HTML
2 394 (79.92%) CSS
3 306 (62.07%) AngularJS
4 265 (53.75%) Sass
5 232 (47.06%) React
6 216 (43.81%) HTML5
7 186 (37.73%) CSS3
8 144 (29.21%) Node.js
9 141 (28.60%) jQuery
9 141 (28.60%) Vue.js
10 111 (22.52%) LESS
11 65 (13.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 56 (11.36%) .NET
13 55 (11.16%) Redux
14 50 (10.14%) RESTful
15 47 (9.53%) Ember.js
15 47 (9.53%) REST
16 46 (9.33%) Backbone.js
17 44 (8.92%) Jest
18 40 (8.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 125 (25.35%) User Experience
2 58 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 28 (5.68%) Data Structures
3 28 (5.68%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (5.27%) Algorithms
5 21 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (3.85%) Virtual Team
7 14 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (2.43%) Animation
8 12 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (2.43%) W3C
9 9 (1.83%) Analytical Mindset
10 8 (1.62%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.42%) Cloud Native
11 7 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.42%) Online Gambling
11 7 (1.42%) Social Network
12 6 (1.22%) Blog
13 5 (1.01%) iPad
13 5 (1.01%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.29%) Linux
2 8 (1.62%) Android
3 7 (1.42%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.01%) Windows
5 4 (0.81%) Unix
6 3 (0.61%) CentOS
6 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.61%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (53.55%) Front End Development
2 230 (46.65%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (19.88%) OO
4 85 (17.24%) MVC
5 84 (17.04%) Web Development
6 83 (16.84%) Software Engineering
7 78 (15.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 74 (15.01%) Scrum
9 65 (13.18%) Problem-Solving
10 63 (12.78%) TDD
11 62 (12.58%) E-Commerce
11 62 (12.58%) Open Source
12 58 (11.76%) BDD
13 57 (11.56%) DevOps
14 53 (10.75%) Computer Science
14 53 (10.75%) Test Automation
15 52 (10.55%) Content Management
16 51 (10.34%) Web Design
17 49 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
18 45 (9.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 428 (86.82%) JavaScript
2 96 (19.47%) ES6
3 68 (13.79%) TypeScript
4 63 (12.78%) PHP
5 57 (11.56%) C#
6 46 (9.33%) SQL
7 45 (9.13%) Java
8 29 (5.88%) ES7
9 25 (5.07%) Python
10 13 (2.64%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.42%) PHP 7
12 5 (1.01%) Kotlin
12 5 (1.01%) PHP 5
13 4 (0.81%) Ruby
14 3 (0.61%) Groovy
14 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (11.76%) Degree
2 21 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.42%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.84%) QA
2 12 (2.43%) WCAG
3 9 (1.83%) WAI
System Software
1 41 (8.32%) Docker
2 9 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (4.26%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.01%) Ansible
3 5 (1.01%) Puppet
4 2 (0.41%) cPanel
4 2 (0.41%) Plesk
4 2 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (4.06%) Adobe
2 18 (3.65%) Google
3 15 (3.04%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.43%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.62%) Oracle
6 5 (1.01%) Facebook
6 5 (1.01%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.81%) Avid
7 4 (0.81%) TOWER Software
8 3 (0.61%) hybris
8 3 (0.61%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.61%) WooCommerce
9 2 (0.41%) IBM
9 2 (0.41%) PayPal
9 2 (0.41%) Zend
10 1 (0.20%) Apple
10 1 (0.20%) DoubleClick
10 1 (0.20%) New Relic
10 1 (0.20%) Perforce
10 1 (0.20%) Wallstreet Suite