The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Gradle skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +41 -  
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 29 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.85% 0.47% -
As % of the Development Applications category 14.65% 2.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 0
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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

Development Application Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 198 194 175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 19.49% 18.05% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 136 138 130
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Gradle as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in Essex

Gradle
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Gradle in Essex

Gradle
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in Essex over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Gradle in Essex

Gradle
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 14 £66,250 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £50,000 -
Gradle
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Gradle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 44 (97.78%) Java
1 44 (97.78%) Maven
2 42 (93.33%) J2EE
3 40 (88.89%) Ant
4 36 (80.00%) Hibernate
4 36 (80.00%) Oracle
4 36 (80.00%) JMS
5 34 (75.56%) JBoss
5 34 (75.56%) PL/SQL
5 34 (75.56%) WebSphere
5 34 (75.56%) Degree
5 34 (75.56%) Computer Science
6 31 (68.89%) WebLogic
7 26 (57.78%) GlassFish
8 25 (55.56%) Relational Database
8 25 (55.56%) RDBMS
8 25 (55.56%) Java EE
9 23 (51.11%) SQL
10 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (35.56%) E-Commerce
11 16 (35.56%) OOP
11 16 (35.56%) OO
12 14 (31.11%) Swing
12 14 (31.11%) NoSQL
13 11 (24.44%) Data Mining
14 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
15 8 (17.78%) CSS
16 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
16 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
16 6 (13.33%) Spring

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 34 (75.56%) JBoss
1 34 (75.56%) WebSphere
2 31 (68.89%) WebLogic
3 26 (57.78%) GlassFish
4 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.67%) Apache
5 3 (6.67%) Apache Geronimo
5 3 (6.67%) Apache Pig
5 3 (6.67%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 25 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 14 (31.11%) NoSQL
3 11 (24.44%) Data Mining
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.11%) MySQL
6 3 (6.67%) Apache Hive
6 3 (6.67%) Big Data
6 3 (6.67%) CouchDB
6 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.67%) Mahout
6 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.67%) Neo4j
6 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (6.67%) Sqoop
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (97.78%) Maven
2 40 (88.89%) Ant
3 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.89%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.89%) Selenium
4 4 (8.89%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.67%) Hudson
5 3 (6.67%) JUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Buildbot
6 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.22%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Developer
1 40 (88.89%) Java Developer
2 23 (51.11%) Senior Developer
2 23 (51.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 15 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
4 13 (28.89%) J2EE Developer
4 13 (28.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (26.67%) Agile Developer
5 12 (26.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 11 (24.44%) Java Swing Developer
6 11 (24.44%) Lead Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Team Leader
9 4 (8.89%) QA Leader
9 4 (8.89%) QA Team Leader
10 2 (4.44%) Java Programmer
10 2 (4.44%) Programmer
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Programmer
10 2 (4.44%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (93.33%) J2EE
2 36 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 36 (80.00%) JMS
3 25 (55.56%) Java EE
4 14 (31.11%) Swing
5 8 (17.78%) CSS
6 6 (13.33%) Spring
7 5 (11.11%) JSP
7 5 (11.11%) Servlets
7 5 (11.11%) Spring MVC
8 4 (8.89%) HTML
9 3 (6.67%) EJB
9 3 (6.67%) FreeMarker
9 3 (6.67%) JPA
9 3 (6.67%) REST
9 3 (6.67%) SOAP
9 3 (6.67%) TopLink
9 3 (6.67%) Web Services
10 1 (2.22%) Dropwizard
10 1 (2.22%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 34 (75.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
1 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) E-Commerce
2 16 (35.56%) OO
2 16 (35.56%) OOP
3 5 (11.11%) BDD
3 5 (11.11%) Coaching
3 5 (11.11%) MVC
4 4 (8.89%) ATDD
4 4 (8.89%) Exploratory Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Line Management
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.89%) TDD
4 4 (8.89%) Time Management
5 3 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.44%) Front End Development
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.22%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) Java
2 34 (75.56%) PL/SQL
3 23 (51.11%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (75.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Alteryx
2 3 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft