Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 558 595 580
Rank change year-on-year +37 -15 -95
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 208 485 659
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.39% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.58% 2.00% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 209 428 549
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +19.05% +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 13,166 24,269 29,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.71% 19.36% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10,860 19,264 23,953
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,493 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Grunt
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Grunt as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Grunt in the UK

Grunt
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Grunt.

Salary trend for Grunt in the UK

Grunt
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Grunt over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Grunt in the UK

Grunt
Top 14 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 20 January 2021. 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 +36 200 £52,500 -4.55% 50
UK excluding London +63 105 £50,000 - 44
London +104 99 £63,750 +6.25% 10
North of England +76 37 £50,000 - 22
North West +79 29 £50,000 -2.91% 15
Work from Home -75 27 £42,500 -17.48% 7
South West +70 26 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Midlands +64 17 £41,500 -24.55% 5
East of England +92 11 £40,000 -23.81% 3
South East +78 9 £46,000 -16.36% 5
West Midlands +58 9 £35,000 -36.36% 3
East Midlands +60 8 £43,250 -3.89% 2
Yorkshire +47 8 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Northern Ireland - 5 £42,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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.

1 177 (85.10%) JavaScript
2 160 (76.92%) CSS
3 159 (76.44%) HTML
4 135 (64.90%) gulp
5 131 (62.98%) webpack
6 103 (49.52%) AngularJS
7 94 (45.19%) React
8 91 (43.75%) Sass
9 84 (40.38%) HTML5
10 82 (39.42%) Git (software)
11 80 (38.46%) Node.js
12 75 (36.06%) Front End Development
12 75 (36.06%) Redux
13 63 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
14 61 (29.33%) MVC
15 60 (28.85%) Web Development
16 59 (28.37%) AWS
16 59 (28.37%) LESS
17 56 (26.92%) CSS3
18 55 (26.44%) TDD
19 52 (25.00%) npm
20 48 (23.08%) OO
20 48 (23.08%) Unit Testing
21 46 (22.12%) Software Engineering
22 45 (21.63%) User Experience
23 43 (20.67%) C#
24 40 (19.23%) RESTful
25 39 (18.75%) TeamCity
25 39 (18.75%) TypeScript
25 39 (18.75%) .NET

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 22 (10.58%) WordPress
2 18 (8.65%) CMS
3 6 (2.88%) Apache
4 5 (2.40%) nginx
5 3 (1.44%) Confluence
5 3 (1.44%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.44%) Kentico
5 3 (1.44%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.96%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.48%) Drupal
7 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (6.73%) Zeplin
2 8 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.96%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.48%) Figma
5 1 (0.48%) InVision
5 1 (0.48%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 9 (4.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.48%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 59 (28.37%) AWS
2 52 (25.00%) npm
3 36 (17.31%) Azure
3 36 (17.31%) SaaS
4 16 (7.69%) GCP
5 12 (5.77%) GitHub
6 5 (2.40%) Yarn
7 4 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (1.92%) Asana
8 2 (0.96%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (0.96%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.96%) AWS Fargate
8 2 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.96%) Firebase
8 2 (0.96%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.96%) Serverless
9 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.48%) Heroku
9 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) FTP
1 3 (1.44%) IPsec
1 3 (1.44%) OpenVPN
1 3 (1.44%) SSH
1 3 (1.44%) VPN
2 2 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.48%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.79%) NoSQL
2 32 (15.38%) Redis
3 26 (12.50%) MySQL
4 23 (11.06%) MongoDB
5 14 (6.73%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.44%) SQLite
8 2 (0.96%) BigQuery
8 2 (0.96%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 135 (64.90%) gulp
2 131 (62.98%) webpack
3 82 (39.42%) Git (software)
4 39 (18.75%) TeamCity
5 29 (13.94%) Cypress.io
5 29 (13.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 29 (13.94%) Selenium
5 29 (13.94%) Storybook
6 24 (11.54%) Bower
7 20 (9.62%) Mocha
8 18 (8.65%) Jenkins
9 15 (7.21%) Karma Test Runner
10 13 (6.25%) JIRA
11 12 (5.77%) Jasmine
12 10 (4.81%) Babel
13 9 (4.33%) Subversion
14 7 (3.37%) Protractor
15 6 (2.88%) jspm
16 5 (2.40%) Bitbucket
17 4 (1.92%) PhantomJS
General
1 26 (12.50%) Marketing
2 20 (9.62%) Finance
3 16 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 14 (6.73%) Electronics
4 14 (6.73%) Games
4 14 (6.73%) Public Sector
4 14 (6.73%) Telecoms
5 13 (6.25%) Retail
6 6 (2.88%) Advertising
7 4 (1.92%) Automotive
8 3 (1.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 163 (78.37%) Developer
2 66 (31.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 55 (26.44%) Senior Developer
4 38 (18.27%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 28 (13.46%) React Developer
6 25 (12.02%) Angular Developer
7 22 (10.58%) Full Stack Developer
8 21 (10.10%) C# Developer
8 21 (10.10%) PHP Developer
9 19 (9.13%) HTML CSS Developer
9 19 (9.13%) HTML Developer
10 18 (8.65%) Cloud Developer
11 17 (8.17%) Software Engineer
12 16 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
13 15 (7.21%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (6.25%) Web Developer
15 12 (5.77%) Software Developer
16 6 (2.88%) Digital Developer
16 6 (2.88%) Games Developer
17 5 (2.40%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (76.92%) CSS
2 159 (76.44%) HTML
3 103 (49.52%) AngularJS
4 94 (45.19%) React
5 91 (43.75%) Sass
6 84 (40.38%) HTML5
7 80 (38.46%) Node.js
8 75 (36.06%) Redux
9 59 (28.37%) LESS
10 56 (26.92%) CSS3
11 40 (19.23%) RESTful
12 39 (18.75%) .NET
13 38 (18.27%) Vue.js
14 36 (17.31%) Express
15 34 (16.35%) .NET Framework
15 34 (16.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 33 (15.87%) jQuery
17 29 (13.94%) .NET Core
18 25 (12.02%) Web Services
19 20 (9.62%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.63%) User Experience
2 9 (4.33%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.92%) Blog
4 4 (1.92%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (0.96%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.48%) FMCG
7 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.48%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.37%) Android
1 7 (3.37%) Apple iOS
2 6 (2.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (36.06%) Front End Development
2 63 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (29.33%) MVC
4 60 (28.85%) Web Development
5 55 (26.44%) TDD
6 48 (23.08%) OO
6 48 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 46 (22.12%) Software Engineering
8 35 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (16.83%) Responsive Web Design
9 30 (14.42%) Microservices
10 29 (13.94%) Architectural Design
10 29 (13.94%) Code Optimisation
11 25 (12.02%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 25 (12.02%) E-Commerce
12 23 (11.06%) DevOps
12 23 (11.06%) Mobile First
13 21 (10.10%) Test Automation
14 20 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
14 20 (9.62%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 177 (85.10%) JavaScript
2 43 (20.67%) C#
3 39 (18.75%) TypeScript
4 35 (16.83%) PHP
5 33 (15.87%) SQL
6 31 (14.90%) ES6
7 12 (5.77%) Java
8 6 (2.88%) Python
8 6 (2.88%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.96%) C++
11 1 (0.48%) C
11 1 (0.48%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 9 (4.33%) Degree
2 6 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.21%) QA
2 8 (3.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.92%) Ansible
2 3 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.44%) Puppet
3 2 (0.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (7.21%) Google
2 14 (6.73%) SAP
3 8 (3.85%) Adobe
4 6 (2.88%) DoubleClick
4 6 (2.88%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle
7 2 (0.96%) Escenic
7 2 (0.96%) Intel
8 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.48%) Zend