Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Gradle skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Gradle over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 137 131
Rank change year-on-year +50 -6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 47 49 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.20% 1.44% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.22% 6.06% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 1
Cheshire median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +33.33% -28.57%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £74,000 £57,250 £41,250
North West median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%

Gradle is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 460 809 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 21.51% 23.77% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 355 576 317
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,250 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,625 £56,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Gradle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in Cheshire

Gradle
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Gradle in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Gradle in Cheshire

Gradle
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Gradle in Cheshire

Gradle
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 March 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
Knutsford +20 18 £41,250 -21.43% 3
Chester +33 5 £75,000 +76.47% 2
Gradle
North West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT jobs citing Gradle 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 43 (91.49%) Java
2 33 (70.21%) Jenkins
3 29 (61.70%) Git (software)
4 27 (57.45%) DevOps
5 26 (55.32%) Maven
6 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (40.43%) JIRA
6 19 (40.43%) OpenShift
7 18 (38.30%) Spring
7 18 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (34.04%) Finance
8 16 (34.04%) Docker
9 14 (29.79%) Banking
9 14 (29.79%) Microservices
10 12 (25.53%) CA Release Automation
10 12 (25.53%) WebSphere
10 12 (25.53%) BladeLogic
11 11 (23.40%) PaaS
11 11 (23.40%) OpenStack
11 11 (23.40%) TDD
11 11 (23.40%) J2EE
11 11 (23.40%) JBoss
11 11 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
13 9 (19.15%) REST
13 9 (19.15%) Collaborative Working
14 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
14 8 (17.02%) Java EE
14 8 (17.02%) HTML
15 7 (14.89%) User Experience

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 12 (25.53%) WebSphere
2 11 (23.40%) JBoss
2 11 (23.40%) OpenStack
3 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (10.64%) Jetty
4 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
5 4 (8.51%) Mule
6 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) OpenShift
2 18 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (23.40%) PaaS
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (6.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.13%) Route 53
5 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.13%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (70.21%) Jenkins
2 29 (61.70%) Git (software)
3 26 (55.32%) Maven
4 19 (40.43%) JIRA
5 12 (25.53%) CA Release Automation
6 7 (14.89%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (8.51%) Artifactory
7 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.38%) Bitbucket
8 3 (6.38%) JUnit
8 3 (6.38%) Selenium
9 2 (4.26%) Ant
10 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.13%) DbUnit
10 1 (2.13%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.13%) JMeter
10 1 (2.13%) Mockito
10 1 (2.13%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Law
4 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Android Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Android Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) Spring
2 11 (23.40%) J2EE
3 9 (19.15%) REST
4 8 (17.02%) HTML
4 8 (17.02%) Java EE
5 6 (12.77%) Middleware
5 6 (12.77%) Spring Boot
6 5 (10.64%) Web Services
7 4 (8.51%) Apache CXF
7 4 (8.51%) CSS
7 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.51%) Spring Cloud
8 2 (4.26%) Gherkin
8 2 (4.26%) Kafka
8 2 (4.26%) RAML
8 2 (4.26%) WireMock
9 1 (2.13%) Android NDK
9 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.13%) Apache Camel
9 1 (2.13%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) User Experience
2 6 (12.77%) Cloud Native
3 4 (8.51%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Fintech
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Unix
2 5 (10.64%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Android
4 3 (6.38%) Windows
5 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) DevOps
2 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Microservices
4 11 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (23.40%) TDD
5 9 (19.15%) Collaborative Working
6 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.77%) Creative Thinking
7 6 (12.77%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (12.77%) Project Management
7 6 (12.77%) Static Code Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.64%) API Design
8 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
8 5 (10.64%) MVC
8 5 (10.64%) Scrum
8 5 (10.64%) SOA
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (8.51%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 43 (91.49%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.64%) Python
4 4 (8.51%) C
4 4 (8.51%) C++
5 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.38%) C#
5 3 (6.38%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.26%) Groovy
6 2 (4.26%) Kotlin
6 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.26%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) Scala
6 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.13%) Java 8
7 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) BladeLogic
2 6 (12.77%) Kubernetes
3 3 (6.38%) Ansible
3 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.26%) Consul
4 2 (4.26%) Puppet
4 2 (4.26%) Terraform
5 1 (2.13%) Juju
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) IBM
2 2 (4.26%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.13%) SaltStack