Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 626 495 440
Rank change year-on-year -131 -55 +52
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 546 989 1,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.57% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.95% 2.76% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 425 828 975
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +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 28,059 35,814 34,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.53% 20.80% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22,217 29,100 28,900
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £30,738
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Grunt in the UK

Grunt
Top 16 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 19 June 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 -121 516 £47,500 -5.00% 13
UK excluding London -40 333 £40,000 - 12
London -137 205 £58,750 -2.08% 2
North of England -31 151 £37,500 -1.96% 5
North West -14 98 £40,000 - 2
South East +5 75 £52,500 +23.53%
Yorkshire -25 48 £35,000 - 3
East of England +51 30 £40,000 -5.88%
Midlands +32 28 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Scotland 0 23 £37,500 -14.29%
South West +8 20 £41,000 +2.50% 4
West Midlands +28 17 £62,500 +66.67% 1
East Midlands +20 11 £35,000 -9.68% 1
North East +22 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Northern Ireland - 3 £50,000 -
Wales - 3 £36,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 480 (87.91%) JavaScript
2 413 (75.64%) gulp
3 401 (73.44%) CSS
4 379 (69.41%) HTML
5 336 (61.54%) AngularJS
6 296 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
7 276 (50.55%) Sass
8 274 (50.18%) Git (software)
9 264 (48.35%) Front End Development
10 259 (47.44%) HTML5
11 256 (46.89%) React
12 225 (41.21%) webpack
13 192 (35.16%) CSS3
14 136 (24.91%) Node.js
14 136 (24.91%) TDD
15 123 (22.53%) Web Development
16 117 (21.43%) jQuery
16 117 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
17 115 (21.06%) Vue.js
18 111 (20.33%) LESS
19 110 (20.15%) Scrum
20 106 (19.41%) BDD
21 103 (18.86%) Test Automation
21 103 (18.86%) User Experience
22 102 (18.68%) MVC
23 94 (17.22%) Java
23 94 (17.22%) Jasmine
24 90 (16.48%) PHP
25 88 (16.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 87 (15.93%) 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 45 (8.24%) CMS
2 31 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (4.95%) WordPress
4 18 (3.30%) Drupal
5 16 (2.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 13 (2.38%) Umbraco
7 9 (1.65%) Apache
7 9 (1.65%) nginx
8 6 (1.10%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.92%) Confluence
9 5 (0.92%) IIS
9 5 (0.92%) Kentico
10 4 (0.73%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.37%) JBoss
12 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.18%) Ethereum
Applications
1 17 (3.11%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.10%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.92%) Sketch
5 3 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 37 (6.78%) Magento
2 6 (1.10%) Shopify
3 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 87 (15.93%) npm
2 70 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (3.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (2.75%) SaaS
6 14 (2.56%) Yarn
7 13 (2.38%) GitHub
8 10 (1.83%) PaaS
9 7 (1.28%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.92%) Google Tag Manager
10 5 (0.92%) IaaS
11 4 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.73%) AWS CodePipeline
12 3 (0.55%) Serverless
13 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.37%) Cloudflare
13 2 (0.37%) Heroku
13 2 (0.37%) Twilio
14 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.03%) HTTP
2 5 (0.92%) Internet
3 3 (0.55%) PPP
3 3 (0.55%) SSL
4 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.16%) MySQL
2 34 (6.23%) SQL Server
3 20 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 17 (3.11%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.38%) Redis
7 12 (2.20%) Big Data
7 12 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.92%) SQLite
9 2 (0.37%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.18%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.18%) DB2
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 413 (75.64%) gulp
2 274 (50.18%) Git (software)
3 225 (41.21%) webpack
4 94 (17.22%) Jasmine
5 58 (10.62%) Mocha
6 57 (10.44%) Bower
7 51 (9.34%) Karma Test Runner
8 41 (7.51%) Visual Studio
9 39 (7.14%) Jenkins
10 33 (6.04%) PostCSS
11 30 (5.49%) JIRA
12 29 (5.31%) Babel
12 29 (5.31%) TeamCity
13 26 (4.76%) Selenium
14 19 (3.48%) Protractor
15 18 (3.30%) Ant
15 18 (3.30%) Cucumber
15 18 (3.30%) Gradle
15 18 (3.30%) Subversion
16 15 (2.75%) Maven
General
1 65 (11.90%) Marketing
2 61 (11.17%) Finance
3 26 (4.76%) Retail
4 17 (3.11%) Games
5 13 (2.38%) Banking
6 12 (2.20%) Publishing
7 11 (2.01%) Law
8 10 (1.83%) Legal
9 8 (1.47%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.92%) Billing
11 4 (0.73%) Automotive
12 2 (0.37%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Front Office
13 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.18%) Retail Finance
13 1 (0.18%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 475 (87.00%) Developer
2 247 (45.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 114 (20.88%) Senior Developer
4 97 (17.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 63 (11.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 56 (10.26%) React Developer
7 41 (7.51%) .NET Developer
8 37 (6.78%) C# Developer
9 35 (6.41%) HTML Developer
9 35 (6.41%) PHP Developer
10 33 (6.04%) Lead Developer
11 30 (5.49%) Angular Developer
11 30 (5.49%) Java Developer
12 28 (5.13%) HTML CSS Developer
13 27 (4.95%) UI Developer
14 24 (4.40%) Web Developer
15 21 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
15 21 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
15 21 (3.85%) Software Developer
16 19 (3.48%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (73.44%) CSS
2 379 (69.41%) HTML
3 336 (61.54%) AngularJS
4 276 (50.55%) Sass
5 259 (47.44%) HTML5
6 256 (46.89%) React
7 192 (35.16%) CSS3
8 136 (24.91%) Node.js
9 117 (21.43%) jQuery
10 115 (21.06%) Vue.js
11 111 (20.33%) LESS
12 88 (16.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 79 (14.47%) .NET
14 52 (9.52%) REST
14 52 (9.52%) Spring
15 50 (9.16%) ASP.NET
16 48 (8.79%) Redux
17 46 (8.42%) Backbone.js
18 44 (8.06%) Laravel
19 42 (7.69%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 103 (18.86%) User Experience
2 31 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
3 27 (4.95%) Mobile App
4 21 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 21 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (3.66%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.01%) Blog
7 10 (1.83%) W3C
8 9 (1.65%) Digital Media
8 9 (1.65%) Online Gambling
9 8 (1.47%) Social Network
10 7 (1.28%) iPad
11 6 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (1.10%) Social Media
12 4 (0.73%) Online Games
13 3 (0.55%) Animation
13 3 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.55%) Life Science
14 2 (0.37%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.88%) Linux
2 4 (0.73%) Mac OS
2 4 (0.73%) Unix
3 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.37%) Debian
4 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.37%) Windows
5 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (48.35%) Front End Development
3 136 (24.91%) TDD
4 123 (22.53%) Web Development
5 117 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
6 110 (20.15%) Scrum
7 106 (19.41%) BDD
8 103 (18.86%) Test Automation
9 102 (18.68%) MVC
10 87 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
11 73 (13.37%) E-Commerce
12 69 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 68 (12.45%) Software Engineering
14 67 (12.27%) OO
15 64 (11.72%) Mentoring
16 63 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
17 61 (11.17%) Open Source
18 57 (10.44%) DevOps
19 54 (9.89%) Unit Testing
20 45 (8.24%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 480 (87.91%) JavaScript
2 94 (17.22%) Java
3 90 (16.48%) PHP
4 84 (15.38%) C#
5 83 (15.20%) ES6
6 66 (12.09%) SQL
7 49 (8.97%) TypeScript
8 19 (3.48%) PHP 7
9 17 (3.11%) Python
10 9 (1.65%) ES8
11 7 (1.28%) C
11 7 (1.28%) ES7
11 7 (1.28%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.92%) Ruby
13 4 (0.73%) C++
13 4 (0.73%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (0.73%) Perl
13 4 (0.73%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.55%) Java 8
15 2 (0.37%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 70 (12.82%) Degree
2 29 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) ISEB
5 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.49%) WAI
2 18 (3.30%) QA
3 3 (0.55%) GDPR
4 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 71 (13.00%) Docker
2 4 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (0.73%) etcd
2 4 (0.73%) Varnish
3 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (3.11%) Ansible
3 13 (2.38%) Puppet
4 11 (2.01%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.73%) Consul
5 4 (0.73%) Terraform
6 1 (0.18%) Kibana
Vendors
1 31 (5.68%) Google
2 26 (4.76%) Adobe
3 17 (3.11%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.65%) Avid
5 8 (1.47%) Zend
6 7 (1.28%) Atlassian
6 7 (1.28%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 7 (1.28%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.28%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.10%) Twitter
8 3 (0.55%) Apple
8 3 (0.55%) Facebook
8 3 (0.55%) Oracle
8 3 (0.55%) WooCommerce
9 2 (0.37%) FatWire
9 2 (0.37%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.37%) Instagram
9 2 (0.37%) Vignette
10 1 (0.18%) New Relic
10 1 (0.18%) Sony