Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 668 524 478
Rank change year-on-year -144 -46 -41
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 450 884 1,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.53% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.70% 2.63% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 372 722 902
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +9.33%

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 26,539 33,602 36,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.08% 20.18% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20,963 27,191 29,495
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,524 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.16% +3.45% +2.35%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -136 422 £50,000 - 145
UK excluding London -78 246 £42,500 +6.25% 108
London -84 198 £53,750 -17.31% 41
North of England -44 100 £42,500 +13.33% 45
North West -3 72 £45,500 +21.33% 36
South East -50 54 £50,500 +26.25% 14
Yorkshire -25 28 £38,750 -3.13% 7
East of England +62 24 £42,500 +6.25% 12
South West +3 24 £41,000 -3.53% 15
Midlands -2 22 £45,000 +20.00% 18
Scotland -7 19 £40,000 -21.95% 4
East Midlands +19 16 £45,000 +20.00% 13
West Midlands +8 6 £50,000 +29.03% 5
Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 398 (88.44%) JavaScript
2 353 (78.44%) CSS
3 352 (78.22%) gulp
4 345 (76.67%) HTML
5 255 (56.67%) AngularJS
6 244 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
7 224 (49.78%) Git (software)
7 224 (49.78%) Front End Development
8 223 (49.56%) webpack
9 218 (48.44%) Sass
10 212 (47.11%) React
11 210 (46.67%) HTML5
12 162 (36.00%) CSS3
13 111 (24.67%) User Experience
14 110 (24.44%) Node.js
14 110 (24.44%) Vue.js
15 98 (21.78%) Scrum
16 92 (20.44%) Web Development
16 92 (20.44%) ES6
17 90 (20.00%) LESS
18 89 (19.78%) TDD
19 88 (19.56%) Responsive Web Design
20 86 (19.11%) npm
20 86 (19.11%) jQuery
21 82 (18.22%) MVC
22 76 (16.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 75 (16.67%) BDD
23 75 (16.67%) OO
24 74 (16.44%) Jasmine
25 69 (15.33%) Java

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 31 (6.89%) WordPress
2 30 (6.67%) CMS
3 26 (5.78%) Drupal
4 13 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.56%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.11%) Apache
7 5 (1.11%) Confluence
8 3 (0.67%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.67%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.44%) Kentico
9 2 (0.44%) nginx
9 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.22%) Moodle
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 23 (5.11%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.22%) Sketch
3 6 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.33%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (4.89%) Magento
2 11 (2.44%) Shopify
3 5 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.67%) OpenCart
4 3 (0.67%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.44%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 86 (19.11%) npm
2 54 (12.00%) AWS
3 25 (5.56%) Yarn
4 15 (3.33%) Azure
5 13 (2.89%) GCP
6 10 (2.22%) GitHub
6 10 (2.22%) SaaS
7 9 (2.00%) PaaS
8 5 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (0.89%) AWS IoT
9 4 (0.89%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.89%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.67%) IaaS
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.22%) Firebase
11 1 (0.22%) Heroku
11 1 (0.22%) Logz.io
11 1 (0.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.44%) HTTP
2 6 (1.33%) DAB
2 6 (1.33%) Internet
3 5 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.67%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.00%) MySQL
2 16 (3.56%) MongoDB
3 14 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.33%) Big Data
6 6 (1.33%) MariaDB
6 6 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.11%) SQLite
8 4 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 352 (78.22%) gulp
2 224 (49.78%) Git (software)
3 223 (49.56%) webpack
4 74 (16.44%) Jasmine
5 51 (11.33%) Bower
5 51 (11.33%) Mocha
6 47 (10.44%) Karma Test Runner
7 31 (6.89%) Jenkins
8 30 (6.67%) Protractor
9 26 (5.78%) JIRA
10 21 (4.67%) Selenium
11 17 (3.78%) PostCSS
12 16 (3.56%) Ant
12 16 (3.56%) Maven
13 15 (3.33%) Sinon.JS
13 15 (3.33%) Subversion
14 14 (3.11%) TeamCity
15 13 (2.89%) Babel
16 12 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (2.44%) Gradle
General
1 49 (10.89%) Marketing
2 46 (10.22%) Finance
3 23 (5.11%) Games
4 21 (4.67%) Retail
5 13 (2.89%) Banking
6 12 (2.67%) Law
7 11 (2.44%) Legal
8 7 (1.56%) Publishing
9 5 (1.11%) Advertising
10 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 386 (85.78%) Developer
2 204 (45.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 91 (20.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 73 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 60 (13.33%) React Developer
6 40 (8.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 40 (8.89%) UI Developer
7 34 (7.56%) HTML Developer
8 33 (7.33%) Angular Developer
9 31 (6.89%) Web Developer
10 28 (6.22%) HTML CSS Developer
11 26 (5.78%) PHP Developer
12 23 (5.11%) Software Developer
13 20 (4.44%) .NET Developer
14 19 (4.22%) Full Stack Developer
15 16 (3.56%) C# Developer
15 16 (3.56%) Java Developer
15 16 (3.56%) Web Engineer
16 15 (3.33%) Senior Web Engineer
16 15 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (78.44%) CSS
2 345 (76.67%) HTML
3 255 (56.67%) AngularJS
4 218 (48.44%) Sass
5 212 (47.11%) React
6 210 (46.67%) HTML5
7 162 (36.00%) CSS3
8 110 (24.44%) Node.js
8 110 (24.44%) Vue.js
9 90 (20.00%) LESS
10 86 (19.11%) jQuery
11 76 (16.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 56 (12.44%) Redux
13 55 (12.22%) REST
14 53 (11.78%) .NET
15 46 (10.22%) RESTful
16 38 (8.44%) Jest
17 31 (6.89%) Ajax
17 31 (6.89%) Backbone.js
18 30 (6.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 111 (24.67%) User Experience
2 41 (9.11%) Mobile App
3 26 (5.78%) Algorithms
4 25 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 23 (5.11%) Data Structures
6 18 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (3.33%) Digital Media
7 15 (3.33%) Online Gambling
8 12 (2.67%) Social Network
9 11 (2.44%) iPad
10 9 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (2.00%) Social Media
10 9 (2.00%) W3C
11 6 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.11%) Animation
13 4 (0.89%) Cloud Native
13 4 (0.89%) NHS
13 4 (0.89%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.67%) Analytical Mindset
14 3 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.00%) Linux
2 4 (0.89%) Android
2 4 (0.89%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.67%) Mac OS
3 3 (0.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.44%) CentOS
4 2 (0.44%) Debian
4 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (49.78%) Front End Development
3 98 (21.78%) Scrum
4 92 (20.44%) Web Development
5 89 (19.78%) TDD
6 88 (19.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 82 (18.22%) MVC
8 75 (16.67%) BDD
8 75 (16.67%) OO
9 68 (15.11%) Software Engineering
10 63 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
11 57 (12.67%) E-Commerce
12 54 (12.00%) Test Automation
13 51 (11.33%) Mentoring
14 48 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
14 48 (10.67%) Unit Testing
15 46 (10.22%) DevOps
16 45 (10.00%) Computer Science
17 43 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (8.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 398 (88.44%) JavaScript
2 92 (20.44%) ES6
3 69 (15.33%) Java
4 62 (13.78%) PHP
5 53 (11.78%) TypeScript
6 38 (8.44%) C#
7 33 (7.33%) SQL
8 14 (3.11%) ES7
9 13 (2.89%) PHP 7
9 13 (2.89%) Python
10 8 (1.78%) ES8
11 7 (1.56%) C
12 4 (0.89%) PHP 5
13 3 (0.67%) Groovy
13 3 (0.67%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.44%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.22%) JSX
15 1 (0.22%) Ruby
15 1 (0.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (14.44%) Degree
2 22 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.67%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.56%) WAI
2 8 (1.78%) QA
3 2 (0.44%) WCAG
4 1 (0.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 46 (10.22%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (3.11%) Ansible
3 13 (2.89%) Kubernetes
3 13 (2.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (5.11%) Google
2 20 (4.44%) Adobe
3 11 (2.44%) Avid
4 9 (2.00%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 7 (1.56%) Oracle
6 6 (1.33%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.89%) Facebook
8 3 (0.67%) Apple
8 3 (0.67%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.67%) Twitter
8 3 (0.67%) WooCommerce
8 3 (0.67%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.67%) Zend
9 2 (0.44%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.44%) hybris
9 2 (0.44%) PayPal
9 2 (0.44%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.22%) New Relic
10 1 (0.22%) Perforce
10 1 (0.22%) TOWER Software