Period
to 15 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 512 566 431
Rank change year-on-year +54 -135 +105
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 242 535 1,054
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.42% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.87% 2.19% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 255 484 861
Median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £91,250 £88,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -1.48%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 12,975 24,460 30,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.77% 19.35% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10,713 19,418 24,312
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,428 £32,750 £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% -

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in the UK

Gradle
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Gradle in the UK

Gradle
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Gradle over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Gradle in the UK

Gradle
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the UK over the 6 months to 15 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 +39 202 £57,500 -8.00% 50
UK excluding London +112 155 £50,000 -13.04% 31
London +13 79 £70,000 -12.50% 27
Work from Home -28 54 £50,000 -20.00% 18
South East +137 45 £45,000 -28.00% 3
North of England +63 29 £67,500 +25.58% 11
North West +43 21 £72,500 +38.10% 5
South West +84 17 £50,000 -37.50% 4
Midlands +76 17 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Wales +62 17 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Scotland +30 16 £47,500 -9.52% 5
West Midlands +79 11 £50,000 -37.50% 4
East of England +74 11 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Yorkshire +62 8 £60,000 +4.35% 6
East Midlands +50 6 £55,000 -4.35%
Northern Ireland +20 3 £31,000 -34.04% 2

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 with a requirement for Gradle.

1 211 (87.19%) Java
2 131 (54.13%) Spring
3 129 (53.31%) SQL
4 119 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (47.52%) Maven
6 107 (44.21%) DevOps
7 104 (42.98%) Git (software)
8 102 (42.15%) Jenkins
9 95 (39.26%) Kubernetes
10 88 (36.36%) Spring Boot
11 86 (35.54%) Terraform
12 83 (34.30%) Microservices
13 81 (33.47%) Docker
14 77 (31.82%) JavaScript
15 76 (31.40%) PostgreSQL
16 72 (29.75%) GitHub
17 70 (28.93%) Elasticsearch
18 69 (28.51%) GCP
19 68 (28.10%) Google
20 64 (26.45%) TDD
21 63 (26.03%) Python
22 61 (25.21%) Scrum
23 60 (24.79%) Security Cleared
23 60 (24.79%) Public Sector
24 59 (24.38%) Test Automation
25 58 (23.97%) SC Cleared
26 57 (23.55%) Splunk
27 56 (23.14%) Grafana
28 53 (21.90%) Spring Integration
29 52 (21.49%) RabbitMQ

Gradle
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 70 (28.93%) Elasticsearch
2 52 (21.49%) Apache Spark
3 51 (21.07%) Apache
4 20 (8.26%) Confluence
5 10 (4.13%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.65%) nginx
7 3 (1.24%) JBoss
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.83%) Camunda
8 2 (0.83%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.41%) Apache TomEE
9 1 (0.41%) GemFire
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.24%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 72 (29.75%) GitHub
2 69 (28.51%) GCP
3 51 (21.07%) Stackdriver
4 39 (16.12%) AWS
5 33 (13.64%) Azure
6 15 (6.20%) Serverless
7 12 (4.96%) SaaS
8 11 (4.55%) OpenShift
9 9 (3.72%) PaaS
10 8 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (3.31%) Amazon S3
10 8 (3.31%) IaaS
11 7 (2.89%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (2.89%) Sauce Labs
12 6 (2.48%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (2.48%) Azure Data Factory
12 6 (2.48%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 6 (2.48%) BrowserStack
13 5 (2.07%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (1.65%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.55%) DNS
1 11 (4.55%) Firewall
2 9 (3.72%) HTTP
3 6 (2.48%) DMZ
4 4 (1.65%) Internet
5 2 (0.83%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (31.40%) PostgreSQL
2 36 (14.88%) Big Data
3 22 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 21 (8.68%) MySQL
5 15 (6.20%) MongoDB
6 12 (4.96%) Couchbase
7 11 (4.55%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.72%) SQL Server
9 6 (2.48%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (2.07%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.65%) Redis
12 3 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.24%) JasperReports
12 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.83%) OLAP
13 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.41%) DB2
14 1 (0.41%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 115 (47.52%) Maven
2 104 (42.98%) Git (software)
3 102 (42.15%) Jenkins
4 36 (14.88%) JUnit
5 34 (14.05%) JIRA
6 27 (11.16%) Ant
7 26 (10.74%) Cucumber
8 23 (9.50%) IntelliJ
9 18 (7.44%) Mockito
10 17 (7.02%) Android Studio
11 16 (6.61%) Bitbucket
11 16 (6.61%) Selenium
12 15 (6.20%) Subversion
12 15 (6.20%) TeamCity
13 14 (5.79%) Artifactory
14 11 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (4.55%) SonarQube
15 10 (4.13%) Vagrant
16 9 (3.72%) Appium
16 9 (3.72%) Xcode
General
1 60 (24.79%) Public Sector
2 38 (15.70%) Finance
3 23 (9.50%) Banking
4 16 (6.61%) Games
5 9 (3.72%) Retail
6 7 (2.89%) Publishing
7 6 (2.48%) Billing
7 6 (2.48%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.07%) Automotive
9 3 (1.24%) Electronics
9 3 (1.24%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.24%) Marketing
9 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.83%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.83%) French Language
10 2 (0.83%) German Language
10 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.41%) Advertising
11 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 174 (71.90%) Developer
2 113 (46.69%) Java Developer
3 69 (28.51%) Senior Developer
4 42 (17.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (9.92%) Digital Developer
5 24 (9.92%) Digital Transformation
6 21 (8.68%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (6.61%) Junior
7 16 (6.61%) Junior Developer
8 15 (6.20%) Junior Java Developer
9 14 (5.79%) Backend Developer
10 13 (5.37%) Lead Developer
11 10 (4.13%) Java Engineer
12 9 (3.72%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.31%) Android Developer
13 8 (3.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (3.31%) Full Stack Developer
14 7 (2.89%) Senior Backend Developer
15 6 (2.48%) Java Software Engineer
15 6 (2.48%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (54.13%) Spring
2 88 (36.36%) Spring Boot
3 53 (21.90%) Spring Integration
4 52 (21.49%) RabbitMQ
5 43 (17.77%) REST
6 39 (16.12%) HTML
7 37 (15.29%) CSS
8 36 (14.88%) AngularJS
9 34 (14.05%) Hibernate
10 21 (8.68%) SOAP
11 20 (8.26%) Kafka
11 20 (8.26%) React
12 15 (6.20%) Node.js
12 15 (6.20%) RESTful
12 15 (6.20%) Web Services
13 10 (4.13%) JSP
13 10 (4.13%) Lambda Expressions
13 10 (4.13%) OpenJDK
13 10 (4.13%) RxJava
13 10 (4.13%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.44%) Mobile App
2 16 (6.61%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (5.37%) N-Tier
4 10 (4.13%) e-Learning
5 9 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.31%) User Experience
7 7 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.89%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (2.48%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.07%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.65%) Arduino
10 4 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.65%) Raspberry Pi
11 3 (1.24%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.83%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.41%) iPad
13 1 (0.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.36%) Linux
2 27 (11.16%) Android
3 17 (7.02%) Windows
4 13 (5.37%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.48%) Unix
6 4 (1.65%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.24%) CentOS
7 3 (1.24%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (44.21%) DevOps
3 83 (34.30%) Microservices
4 64 (26.45%) TDD
5 61 (25.21%) Scrum
6 59 (24.38%) Test Automation
7 52 (21.49%) API Integration
7 52 (21.49%) ITSM
7 52 (21.49%) Service Management
8 44 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (16.12%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (11.57%) Computer Science
11 24 (9.92%) BDD
12 23 (9.50%) Unit Testing
13 22 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (8.26%) Software Engineering
15 19 (7.85%) Mentoring
15 19 (7.85%) MVC
16 18 (7.44%) OO
17 17 (7.02%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 211 (87.19%) Java
2 129 (53.31%) SQL
3 77 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 63 (26.03%) Python
5 40 (16.53%) Java 8
6 32 (13.22%) Kotlin
7 22 (9.09%) Scala
8 21 (8.68%) TypeScript
9 17 (7.02%) Groovy
10 12 (4.96%) C#
11 11 (4.55%) Apple Swift
12 10 (4.13%) Bash Shell
13 8 (3.31%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.31%) Ruby
14 6 (2.48%) ES6
15 5 (2.07%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.65%) C++
16 4 (1.65%) Perl
17 3 (1.24%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (24.79%) Security Cleared
2 58 (23.97%) SC Cleared
3 33 (13.64%) Degree
4 11 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.24%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.24%) ISEB
6 3 (1.24%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.24%) PhD
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.44%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) NCSC
3 1 (0.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 81 (33.47%) Docker
2 9 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.48%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.48%) KVM
3 6 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 95 (39.26%) Kubernetes
2 86 (35.54%) Terraform
3 56 (23.14%) Grafana
4 30 (12.40%) Ansible
5 21 (8.68%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (7.44%) Puppet
7 12 (4.96%) Packer
8 7 (2.89%) Istio
8 7 (2.89%) Prometheus
9 4 (1.65%) SCCM
10 3 (1.24%) Kibana
10 3 (1.24%) Pingdom
10 3 (1.24%) Salt
10 3 (1.24%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.83%) Nagios
12 1 (0.41%) Graphite
Vendors
1 68 (28.10%) Google
2 57 (23.55%) Splunk
3 52 (21.49%) ServiceNow
4 17 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 17 (7.02%) Oracle
5 11 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 10 (4.13%) Aquila
7 9 (3.72%) SaltStack
7 9 (3.72%) VMware
8 8 (3.31%) Cisco
8 8 (3.31%) IBM
9 6 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.65%) Apple
10 4 (1.65%) Perforce
10 4 (1.65%) Sony
11 3 (1.24%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.24%) SAP
11 3 (1.24%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.83%) Greenplum
12 2 (0.83%) SolarWinds