Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 494 432 500
Rank change year-on-year -62 +68 +200
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 1,000 1,167 1,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.69% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.80% 3.47% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 837 964 1,069
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -2.44%

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 35,703 33,622 36,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.79% 19.90% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29,030 28,209 30,973
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 22 May 2018.

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 May 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 -59 952 £50,000 - 183
London -64 493 £60,000 +9.09% 75
UK excluding London -30 492 £40,000 -5.88% 113
North of England +80 235 £37,500 -6.25% 41
North West +99 160 £40,000 - 25
South East -27 112 £45,000 -5.26% 25
Yorkshire +37 69 £31,250 -19.35% 14
Midlands -44 44 £40,000 - 15
East of England -25 41 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Scotland -16 35 £38,750 +10.71% 4
West Midlands -5 28 £38,750 -3.13% 8
South West -61 24 £40,000 +14.29% 12
East Midlands -36 16 £40,000 -5.88% 7
North East -18 6 £33,750 +22.73% 2
Wales -2 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 894 (89.40%) JavaScript
2 845 (84.50%) CSS
3 827 (82.70%) HTML
4 765 (76.50%) gulp
5 650 (65.00%) AngularJS
6 536 (53.60%) Sass
7 479 (47.90%) Git (software)
8 471 (47.10%) React
9 465 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
10 463 (46.30%) Front End Development
11 447 (44.70%) webpack
12 442 (44.20%) HTML5
13 400 (40.00%) Node.js
14 368 (36.80%) jQuery
15 321 (32.10%) CSS3
16 261 (26.10%) User Experience
17 241 (24.10%) npm
18 235 (23.50%) Vue (Vue.js)
19 228 (22.80%) Web Development
20 219 (21.90%) TDD
21 200 (20.00%) Unit Testing
22 191 (19.10%) LESS
23 187 (18.70%) PHP
24 181 (18.10%) ES6
25 172 (17.20%) MVC
26 166 (16.60%) E-Commerce
27 161 (16.10%) Backbone.js
28 158 (15.80%) REST
29 157 (15.70%) RESTful
30 146 (14.60%) Responsive Web Design

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 (9.10%) CMS
2 74 (7.40%) Drupal
3 67 (6.70%) WordPress
4 53 (5.30%) Apache
5 31 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (2.30%) Umbraco
7 12 (1.20%) ExpressionEngine
8 10 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (1.00%) Confluence
8 10 (1.00%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.70%) JBoss
10 7 (0.70%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.70%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.60%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.50%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.50%) IIS
13 4 (0.40%) Mule
13 4 (0.40%) Mule ESB
13 4 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 77 (7.70%) Photoshop
2 41 (4.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.10%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 51 (5.10%) Magento
2 4 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (0.40%) Shopify
3 2 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.10%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.10%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 241 (24.10%) npm
2 96 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (3.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 27 (2.70%) Cloudflare
6 26 (2.60%) Yarn
7 17 (1.70%) SaaS
8 16 (1.60%) IaaS
9 14 (1.40%) GitHub
10 12 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 12 (1.20%) Firebase
11 11 (1.10%) Amazon S3
11 11 (1.10%) Google Analytics
11 11 (1.10%) Loggly
11 11 (1.10%) Sumo Logic
12 10 (1.00%) TestFlight
13 9 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (0.90%) PaaS
14 8 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
14 8 (0.80%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 60 (6.00%) HTTP
2 20 (2.00%) Internet
3 7 (0.70%) SSL
4 6 (0.60%) Broadband
4 6 (0.60%) DNS
5 4 (0.40%) FTP
5 4 (0.40%) SMTP
6 2 (0.20%) Skype
7 1 (0.10%) Intranet
7 1 (0.10%) MQTT
7 1 (0.10%) RTMP
7 1 (0.10%) SMS
7 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (13.50%) MySQL
2 87 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 74 (7.40%) MongoDB
4 52 (5.20%) SQL Server
5 43 (4.30%) Redis
6 35 (3.50%) Relational Database
7 20 (2.00%) Blockchain
8 19 (1.90%) Big Data
8 19 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (1.00%) RethinkDB
11 8 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.80%) MariaDB
12 7 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (0.50%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.50%) HBase
15 3 (0.30%) Event Store
15 3 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 765 (76.50%) gulp
2 479 (47.90%) Git (software)
3 447 (44.70%) webpack
4 138 (13.80%) Jasmine
5 83 (8.30%) Jenkins
6 79 (7.90%) Bower
7 75 (7.50%) Karma Test Runner
8 57 (5.70%) Mocha
8 57 (5.70%) Subversion
9 41 (4.10%) Protractor
10 37 (3.70%) Vagrant
11 36 (3.60%) Selenium
12 28 (2.80%) JIRA
13 26 (2.60%) TeamCity
14 25 (2.50%) Maven
14 25 (2.50%) PostCSS
15 24 (2.40%) Babel
16 21 (2.10%) Visual Studio
17 15 (1.50%) Cucumber
18 14 (1.40%) PhantomJS
General
1 116 (11.60%) Finance
2 85 (8.50%) Games
3 75 (7.50%) Retail
4 46 (4.60%) Marketing
5 35 (3.50%) Banking
6 30 (3.00%) Advertising
7 11 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (1.00%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.60%) Law
11 5 (0.50%) Electronics
12 4 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.30%) Automotive
13 3 (0.30%) Legal
14 2 (0.20%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.20%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.10%) Back Office
15 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 847 (84.70%) Developer
2 390 (39.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 190 (19.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 159 (15.90%) Senior Developer
5 103 (10.30%) Web Developer
6 98 (9.80%) Angular Developer
7 81 (8.10%) Full Stack Developer
8 79 (7.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 75 (7.50%) PHP Developer
10 63 (6.30%) Lead Developer
11 61 (6.10%) React Developer
12 57 (5.70%) UI Developer
13 53 (5.30%) JavaScript Engineer
14 49 (4.90%) HTML Developer
15 41 (4.10%) HTML CSS Developer
16 39 (3.90%) .NET Developer
17 36 (3.60%) Architect
17 36 (3.60%) Technical Architect
18 35 (3.50%) C# Developer
19 32 (3.20%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 845 (84.50%) CSS
2 827 (82.70%) HTML
3 650 (65.00%) AngularJS
4 536 (53.60%) Sass
5 471 (47.10%) React
6 442 (44.20%) HTML5
7 400 (40.00%) Node.js
8 368 (36.80%) jQuery
9 321 (32.10%) CSS3
10 235 (23.50%) Vue (Vue.js)
11 191 (19.10%) LESS
12 161 (16.10%) Backbone.js
13 158 (15.80%) REST
14 157 (15.70%) RESTful
15 141 (14.10%) .NET
16 111 (11.10%) Web Services
17 108 (10.80%) Angular 2
18 107 (10.70%) Ajax
19 85 (8.50%) JSON
20 82 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 261 (26.10%) User Experience
2 84 (8.40%) Mobile App
3 63 (6.30%) Computer Science
4 33 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (2.00%) W3C
7 19 (1.90%) Fintech
7 19 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
8 18 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
9 16 (1.60%) Robotics
10 15 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.40%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.30%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.30%) Online Games
13 12 (1.20%) Graphic Design
13 12 (1.20%) Virtual Team
14 11 (1.10%) Animation
15 9 (0.90%) Digital Media
16 8 (0.80%) Online Gambling
17 6 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (6.90%) Linux
2 18 (1.80%) Android
2 18 (1.80%) Apple iOS
3 14 (1.40%) Windows
4 13 (1.30%) Unix
5 11 (1.10%) CentOS
6 7 (0.70%) Debian
7 5 (0.50%) CoreOS
8 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
2 463 (46.30%) Front End Development
3 228 (22.80%) Web Development
4 219 (21.90%) TDD
5 200 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 172 (17.20%) MVC
7 166 (16.60%) E-Commerce
8 146 (14.60%) Responsive Web Design
9 142 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
10 134 (13.40%) Scrum
11 133 (13.30%) Software Engineering
12 129 (12.90%) Test Automation
13 99 (9.90%) OO
14 96 (9.60%) DevOps
14 96 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
15 85 (8.50%) Web Design
16 80 (8.00%) BDD
17 78 (7.80%) SEO
18 69 (6.90%) Mentoring
19 59 (5.90%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 894 (89.40%) JavaScript
2 187 (18.70%) PHP
3 181 (18.10%) ES6
4 139 (13.90%) Java
5 129 (12.90%) SQL
6 118 (11.80%) C#
7 104 (10.40%) TypeScript
8 63 (6.30%) Python
9 59 (5.90%) ES7
10 49 (4.90%) Ruby
11 22 (2.20%) Scala
12 17 (1.70%) Java 8
13 12 (1.20%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.20%) GLSL
13 12 (1.20%) Go
13 12 (1.20%) Objective-C
14 11 (1.10%) C++
15 10 (1.00%) Apple Swift
15 10 (1.00%) T-SQL
16 9 (0.90%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 107 (10.70%) Degree
2 26 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.10%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.80%) QA
2 32 (3.20%) WCAG
3 7 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.60%) GCP
5 2 (0.20%) GDPR
5 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.20%) SLA
5 2 (0.20%) WAI
6 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (11.10%) Docker
2 5 (0.50%) HDFS
2 5 (0.50%) VirtualBox
2 5 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (2.20%) Ansible
2 16 (1.60%) Puppet
3 15 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.20%) Kubernetes
5 11 (1.10%) Nagios
5 11 (1.10%) ZABBIX
6 8 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
6 8 (0.80%) Terraform
7 6 (0.60%) Prometheus
8 5 (0.50%) Salt
9 3 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.10%) Grafana
10 1 (0.10%) Kibana
Vendors
1 73 (7.30%) Google
2 71 (7.10%) Adobe
3 22 (2.20%) Capita
4 20 (2.00%) Oracle
5 19 (1.90%) Microsoft
5 19 (1.90%) Twitter
6 18 (1.80%) WooCommerce
7 14 (1.40%) Splunk
8 11 (1.10%) Apple
8 11 (1.10%) New Relic
8 11 (1.10%) Rackspace
8 11 (1.10%) Red Hat
8 11 (1.10%) Sitecore
8 11 (1.10%) Zend
9 10 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.90%) Facebook
11 8 (0.80%) Yahoo!
12 6 (0.60%) Mapbox
12 6 (0.60%) MuleSoft
13 5 (0.50%) SaltStack