Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 609 561 585
Rank change year-on-year -48 +24 -89
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 233 468 641
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% 2.12% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 177 403 500
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £45,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +20.88% -9.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £62,813
90th Percentile £81,250 £84,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.00% +25.00% -

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 16,451 22,029 29,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.81% 19.35% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13,060 17,568 23,736
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £81,250
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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 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 -52 221 £52,500 -5.83% 44
UK excluding London -54 117 £49,500 -1.00% 31
London +62 110 £60,000 -7.69% 14
North of England +37 36 £60,000 +50.00% 14
North West +50 30 £65,000 +44.44% 6
South West 0 27 £52,500 +23.53% 5
Work from Home -121 26 £42,500 -15.00% 10
South East -3 21 £42,500 -24.78% 4
Midlands +33 15 £43,250 -8.95% 6
East of England +31 10 £37,500 -34.21% 1
East Midlands +24 9 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Northern Ireland - 7 £42,500 -
West Midlands +15 6 £45,000 -21.74% 4
Yorkshire -14 6 £35,500 -5.33% 7
Scotland +8 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 214 (91.85%) JavaScript
2 171 (73.39%) HTML
3 159 (68.24%) CSS
4 150 (64.38%) gulp
5 130 (55.79%) webpack
6 122 (52.36%) React
7 110 (47.21%) HTML5
8 89 (38.20%) AngularJS
9 85 (36.48%) Node.js
9 85 (36.48%) AWS
10 84 (36.05%) Front End Development
11 81 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
12 75 (32.19%) Web Development
12 75 (32.19%) Redux
13 74 (31.76%) Vue.js
13 74 (31.76%) PHP
14 71 (30.47%) Sass
15 69 (29.61%) Git (software)
16 68 (29.18%) MVC
17 66 (28.33%) User Experience
18 61 (26.18%) MySQL
19 60 (25.75%) CSS3
20 56 (24.03%) WordPress
21 55 (23.61%) Azure
22 54 (23.18%) TeamCity
23 53 (22.75%) Unit Testing
24 51 (21.89%) C#
24 51 (21.89%) TDD
25 50 (21.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 49 (21.03%) npm

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 56 (24.03%) WordPress
2 33 (14.16%) CMS
3 24 (10.30%) Drupal
4 5 (2.15%) Apache
5 4 (1.72%) Confluence
6 3 (1.29%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.29%) Kentico
6 3 (1.29%) nginx
6 3 (1.29%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.86%) Headless CMS
8 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (9.44%) Photoshop
2 13 (5.58%) Zeplin
3 5 (2.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.15%) Sketch
4 4 (1.72%) Fireworks
5 3 (1.29%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.43%) Figma
6 1 (0.43%) InVision
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 85 (36.48%) AWS
2 55 (23.61%) Azure
3 49 (21.03%) npm
4 43 (18.45%) SaaS
5 22 (9.44%) Yarn
6 20 (8.58%) GitHub
7 15 (6.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 15 (6.44%) Asana
8 10 (4.29%) GCP
9 5 (2.15%) Google Analytics
10 4 (1.72%) Veeva
11 3 (1.29%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (1.29%) AWS Fargate
12 2 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.86%) CloudBees
12 2 (0.86%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (0.86%) Firebase
12 2 (0.86%) Google Data Studio
12 2 (0.86%) PaaS
12 2 (0.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.15%) FTP
2 5 (2.15%) Intranet
2 5 (2.15%) SSH
3 4 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.29%) Broadband
4 3 (1.29%) HTTP
4 3 (1.29%) IPsec
4 3 (1.29%) OpenVPN
4 3 (1.29%) VPN
5 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.18%) MySQL
2 40 (17.17%) NoSQL
3 36 (15.45%) Redis
4 26 (11.16%) MongoDB
4 26 (11.16%) SQL Server
5 12 (5.15%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.43%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (1.72%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.29%) SQLite
10 2 (0.86%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.43%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.43%) GIS
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 150 (64.38%) gulp
2 130 (55.79%) webpack
3 69 (29.61%) Git (software)
4 54 (23.18%) TeamCity
5 37 (15.88%) Storybook
6 34 (14.59%) Cypress.io
6 34 (14.59%) Octopus Deploy
6 34 (14.59%) Selenium
7 24 (10.30%) Mocha
8 17 (7.30%) Jenkins
9 15 (6.44%) CasperJS
9 15 (6.44%) PhantomJS
10 12 (5.15%) JIRA
11 11 (4.72%) Jasmine
12 7 (3.00%) Bower
13 5 (2.15%) Bitbucket
13 5 (2.15%) git-flow
13 5 (2.15%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (1.72%) Babel
14 4 (1.72%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (14.59%) Marketing
2 24 (10.30%) Finance
3 16 (6.87%) Public Sector
4 15 (6.44%) Manufacturing
5 12 (5.15%) Electronics
5 12 (5.15%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.72%) Advertising
7 7 (3.00%) Retail
8 5 (2.15%) Games
9 4 (1.72%) Local Government
9 4 (1.72%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Automotive
10 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (80.69%) Developer
2 78 (33.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 65 (27.90%) Senior Developer
4 41 (17.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 36 (15.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 27 (11.59%) PHP Developer
7 24 (10.30%) React Developer
8 21 (9.01%) C# Developer
9 18 (7.73%) Cloud Developer
10 17 (7.30%) Web Developer
11 16 (6.87%) Drupal Developer
12 14 (6.01%) Angular Developer
13 11 (4.72%) Architect
13 11 (4.72%) Node.js Developer
14 10 (4.29%) Creative Developer
14 10 (4.29%) HTML CSS Developer
14 10 (4.29%) HTML Developer
15 9 (3.86%) Magento Developer
15 9 (3.86%) PHP Laravel Developer
15 9 (3.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (73.39%) HTML
2 159 (68.24%) CSS
3 122 (52.36%) React
4 110 (47.21%) HTML5
5 89 (38.20%) AngularJS
6 85 (36.48%) Node.js
7 75 (32.19%) Redux
8 74 (31.76%) Vue.js
9 71 (30.47%) Sass
10 60 (25.75%) CSS3
11 50 (21.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 46 (19.74%) .NET
13 42 (18.03%) .NET Core
14 40 (17.17%) LESS
15 39 (16.74%) Laravel
16 35 (15.02%) .NET Framework
16 35 (15.02%) RESTful
17 34 (14.59%) Express
18 29 (12.45%) jQuery
19 21 (9.01%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 66 (28.33%) User Experience
2 16 (6.87%) Animation
3 15 (6.44%) Blog
4 11 (4.72%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.43%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.58%) NHS
6 6 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.15%) W3C
8 4 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.29%) Life Science
9 3 (1.29%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.86%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.86%) iPad
11 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.43%) FMCG
11 1 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.00%) Linux
2 4 (1.72%) Android
2 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.43%) CentOS
3 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (36.05%) Front End Development
2 81 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (32.19%) Web Development
4 68 (29.18%) MVC
5 53 (22.75%) Unit Testing
6 51 (21.89%) TDD
7 42 (18.03%) OO
7 42 (18.03%) Software Engineering
8 36 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
8 36 (15.45%) Test Automation
9 34 (14.59%) Architectural Design
9 34 (14.59%) Code Optimisation
10 32 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (12.88%) Microservices
11 30 (12.88%) Mobile First
12 24 (10.30%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 21 (9.01%) Regression Testing
14 19 (8.15%) Asynchronous Programming
15 18 (7.73%) CRM
15 18 (7.73%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 214 (91.85%) JavaScript
2 74 (31.76%) PHP
3 51 (21.89%) C#
4 46 (19.74%) SQL
5 39 (16.74%) TypeScript
6 27 (11.59%) ES6
7 11 (4.72%) Python
8 9 (3.86%) Java
8 9 (3.86%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.43%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.72%) Perl
11 2 (0.86%) C
11 2 (0.86%) C++
12 1 (0.43%) ES7
12 1 (0.43%) Go
12 1 (0.43%) Java 8
12 1 (0.43%) JSX
12 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (5.15%) Degree
2 8 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.87%) QA
2 12 (5.15%) WCAG
3 4 (1.72%) WAI
System Software
1 25 (10.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.29%) Ansible
1 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.29%) Puppet
2 2 (0.86%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (9.87%) Adobe
2 22 (9.44%) Google
3 17 (7.30%) DoubleClick
4 16 (6.87%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (5.15%) SAP
6 10 (4.29%) Microsoft
7 8 (3.43%) IBM
7 8 (3.43%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle
8 3 (1.29%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.29%) Zend
9 2 (0.86%) Escenic
10 1 (0.43%) Intel
10 1 (0.43%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Samsung