Period
to 29 October 2020

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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Grunt
UK
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 534 652 550
Rank change year-on-year +118 -102 -73
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 154 461 818
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.33% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.48% 1.77% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 160 427 701
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%

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 10,430 26,079 33,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.97% 18.93% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8,617 20,730 26,670
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £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 29 October 2020.

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 29 October 2020. 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 +117 149 £53,750 +7.50% 40
London +155 84 £67,500 +28.57% 14
UK excluding London +134 66 £50,000 +11.11% 28
North of England +108 23 £50,000 +11.11% 11
North West +96 20 £50,000 -2.91% 9
Work from Home -9 20 £50,000 - 5
Midlands +119 17 £38,500 -18.95% 6
South West +116 14 £52,500 +40.00% 5
West Midlands +110 10 £35,000 -33.33% 2
East Midlands +73 7 £41,500 -7.78% 4
South East +155 6 £55,000 +9.45% 2
East of England +115 4 £46,250 +8.82% 2
Yorkshire +105 3 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Wales +44 1 £50,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £70,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, 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.

1 140 (90.91%) CSS
2 129 (83.77%) HTML
3 122 (79.22%) JavaScript
4 111 (72.08%) AngularJS
5 100 (64.94%) gulp
6 99 (64.29%) webpack
7 97 (62.99%) Sass
8 75 (48.70%) Git (software)
9 69 (44.81%) Node.js
10 66 (42.86%) Front End Development
11 54 (35.06%) LESS
12 53 (34.42%) HTML5
13 50 (32.47%) React
13 50 (32.47%) npm
14 49 (31.82%) CSS3
15 46 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (29.87%) Redux
16 44 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
17 38 (24.68%) ES6
17 38 (24.68%) Vue.js
18 35 (22.73%) TypeScript
19 32 (20.78%) MVC
20 31 (20.13%) User Experience
20 31 (20.13%) RESTful
21 30 (19.48%) TDD
21 30 (19.48%) Software Engineering
22 29 (18.83%) jQuery
23 28 (18.18%) Bower
24 26 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
25 25 (16.23%) Web Development

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 11 (7.14%) CMS
1 11 (7.14%) WordPress
2 5 (3.25%) nginx
3 3 (1.95%) Apache
4 2 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.30%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.65%) Drupal
5 1 (0.65%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.90%) Zeplin
2 5 (3.25%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.60%) Sketch
4 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.30%) InVision
6 1 (0.65%) Figma
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (32.47%) npm
2 23 (14.94%) AWS
2 23 (14.94%) SaaS
3 18 (11.69%) GCP
4 9 (5.84%) Yarn
5 6 (3.90%) GitHub
6 5 (3.25%) Azure
7 2 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.30%) Firebase
8 1 (0.65%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.95%) HTTP
2 2 (1.30%) IPsec
2 2 (1.30%) OpenVPN
2 2 (1.30%) SSH
2 2 (1.30%) VPN
3 1 (0.65%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.44%) MongoDB
1 13 (8.44%) MySQL
2 8 (5.19%) NoSQL
2 8 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.60%) Redis
5 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 100 (64.94%) gulp
2 99 (64.29%) webpack
3 75 (48.70%) Git (software)
4 28 (18.18%) Bower
5 22 (14.29%) Jasmine
6 20 (12.99%) Jenkins
7 17 (11.04%) Karma Test Runner
8 13 (8.44%) Mocha
9 12 (7.79%) Protractor
10 11 (7.14%) JIRA
11 10 (6.49%) Babel
11 10 (6.49%) Subversion
12 6 (3.90%) jspm
12 6 (3.90%) TeamCity
13 5 (3.25%) CircleCI
14 4 (2.60%) Bitbucket
15 3 (1.95%) Cucumber
15 3 (1.95%) PostCSS
16 2 (1.30%) git-flow
16 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 18 (11.69%) Finance
2 17 (11.04%) Marketing
3 14 (9.09%) Games
4 9 (5.84%) Retail
5 8 (5.19%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.55%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.90%) Electronics
7 6 (3.90%) Public Sector
8 5 (3.25%) Banking
9 4 (2.60%) Automotive
10 3 (1.95%) Publishing
11 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (77.27%) Developer
2 57 (37.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 38 (24.68%) Senior Developer
4 33 (21.43%) React Developer
5 28 (18.18%) Angular Developer
6 25 (16.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 19 (12.34%) Software Engineer
8 18 (11.69%) PHP Developer
9 16 (10.39%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (8.44%) HTML CSS Developer
10 13 (8.44%) HTML Developer
11 12 (7.79%) Senior React Developer
12 11 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
12 11 (7.14%) Web Developer
13 7 (4.55%) Games Developer
14 6 (3.90%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 6 (3.90%) PHP Web Developer
15 5 (3.25%) Digital Developer
15 5 (3.25%) Full Stack Developer
15 5 (3.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (90.91%) CSS
2 129 (83.77%) HTML
3 111 (72.08%) AngularJS
4 97 (62.99%) Sass
5 69 (44.81%) Node.js
6 54 (35.06%) LESS
7 53 (34.42%) HTML5
8 50 (32.47%) React
9 49 (31.82%) CSS3
10 46 (29.87%) Redux
11 38 (24.68%) Vue.js
12 31 (20.13%) RESTful
13 29 (18.83%) jQuery
14 24 (15.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 24 (15.58%) Web Services
15 18 (11.69%) REST
16 15 (9.74%) Highcharts JS
17 14 (9.09%) Express
18 13 (8.44%) Angular 2
18 13 (8.44%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.13%) User Experience
2 9 (5.84%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 7 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.60%) Social Network
4 4 (2.60%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.30%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.30%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.30%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.84%) Linux
2 5 (3.25%) Android
2 5 (3.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 46 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 32 (20.78%) MVC
5 30 (19.48%) Software Engineering
5 30 (19.48%) TDD
6 26 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (16.23%) OO
7 25 (16.23%) Web Development
8 24 (15.58%) DevOps
9 23 (14.94%) OOP
10 21 (13.64%) E-Commerce
11 20 (12.99%) OWASP
12 19 (12.34%) Microservices
12 19 (12.34%) Unit Testing
13 18 (11.69%) Analytics
13 18 (11.69%) BDD
13 18 (11.69%) Mobile First
14 16 (10.39%) Software Architecture
15 15 (9.74%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 122 (79.22%) JavaScript
2 38 (24.68%) ES6
3 35 (22.73%) TypeScript
4 25 (16.23%) PHP
5 9 (5.84%) C#
6 6 (3.90%) Java
6 6 (3.90%) SQL
6 6 (3.90%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.25%) ES8
8 2 (1.30%) Java 8
9 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (5.19%) Degree
2 7 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 25 (16.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) Ansible
1 4 (2.60%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.30%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Nagios
3 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (9.09%) Google
2 6 (3.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.90%) SAP
3 3 (1.95%) Oracle
4 2 (1.30%) Adobe
4 2 (1.30%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.30%) Intel
4 2 (1.30%) Zend
5 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.65%) Sitecore