Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 441 532 569
Rank change year-on-year +91 +37 +209
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 1,051 907 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.27% 2.50% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 846 688 671
UK median annual salary £62,500 £59,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.04% +3.48% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,625 £107,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 32,138 36,335 35,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.99% 20.29% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25,930 29,518 30,365
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in the UK

Gradle
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Gradle in the UK

Gradle
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 +77 985 £62,500 +4.17% 158
London +40 545 £69,000 +2.22% 65
UK excluding London +119 497 £52,500 +5.00% 101
North of England +50 159 £53,500 +18.89% 37
South East +110 152 £60,000 +33.33% 27
North West +37 112 £55,000 +22.22% 27
Midlands +79 69 £45,000 +20.00% 8
East Midlands +54 61 £48,000 -7.69% 6
East of England +42 47 £62,500 +25.00% 13
Yorkshire +27 32 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Scotland -6 30 £41,000 -25.45% 4
South West -9 16 £35,000 -33.33% 8
North East +5 15 £42,500 - 7
Wales +14 14 £50,000 +49.25% 2
Northern Ireland - 10 £65,000 - 2
West Midlands +37 8 £45,000 +20.00% 2

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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.

1 858 (81.64%) Java
2 724 (68.89%) Maven
3 688 (65.46%) Agile Software Development
4 524 (49.86%) Spring
5 520 (49.48%) Git (software)
6 497 (47.29%) Jenkins
7 318 (30.26%) DevOps
8 312 (29.69%) JUnit
9 311 (29.59%) TDD
9 311 (29.59%) Docker
10 294 (27.97%) Continuous Integration
11 287 (27.31%) Microservices
12 282 (26.83%) JavaScript
13 262 (24.93%) Finance
14 261 (24.83%) Amazon AWS
15 252 (23.98%) Scrum
16 250 (23.79%) Java 8
17 241 (22.93%) HTML
18 235 (22.36%) SQL
19 226 (21.50%) REST
20 225 (21.41%) Linux
21 223 (21.22%) Spring Boot
22 207 (19.70%) Ant
22 207 (19.70%) CSS
23 205 (19.51%) BDD
23 205 (19.51%) Software Engineering
24 203 (19.31%) RESTful
25 200 (19.03%) Hibernate
26 192 (18.27%) AngularJS
27 188 (17.89%) Web Services

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 92 (8.75%) Tomcat
2 69 (6.57%) Apache
3 51 (4.85%) WebSphere
4 49 (4.66%) Apache Spark
5 42 (4.00%) JBoss
6 31 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (2.76%) WebLogic
8 24 (2.28%) Confluence
9 22 (2.09%) WordPress
10 17 (1.62%) WildFly
11 13 (1.24%) Alfresco
11 13 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
12 12 (1.14%) Apache Solr
12 12 (1.14%) GlassFish
12 12 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (1.05%) Apache TomEE
13 11 (1.05%) Jetty
14 9 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 9 (0.86%) Hyperledger
15 8 (0.76%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (0.67%) Weka
2 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.095%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.095%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 261 (24.83%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (6.85%) GitHub
4 45 (4.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 35 (3.33%) npm
6 23 (2.19%) Google Play
7 20 (1.90%) Serverless
8 19 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
8 19 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (1.43%) SaaS
10 13 (1.24%) IaaS
11 12 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.86%) OpenShift
12 9 (0.86%) PaaS
13 8 (0.76%) Apple Pay
13 8 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (0.67%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (0.57%) Google Pay
16 5 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
16 5 (0.48%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.19%) Firewall
2 34 (3.24%) HTTP
3 6 (0.57%) Network Security
3 6 (0.57%) SSL
4 3 (0.29%) Internet
4 3 (0.29%) PPP
4 3 (0.29%) SMS
5 2 (0.19%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.19%) DNS
5 2 (0.19%) SMTP
5 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.19%) VPN
5 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.095%) FTP
6 1 (0.095%) Skype
6 1 (0.095%) SSH
6 1 (0.095%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (15.60%) PostgreSQL
2 139 (13.23%) NoSQL
3 91 (8.66%) MySQL
4 86 (8.18%) MongoDB
4 86 (8.18%) Relational Database
5 62 (5.90%) SQL Server
6 52 (4.95%) Big Data
7 40 (3.81%) Hadoop
8 38 (3.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 34 (3.24%) RDBMS
10 31 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 27 (2.57%) Redis
12 24 (2.28%) Blockchain
13 23 (2.19%) Neo4j
14 18 (1.71%) Apache Hive
14 18 (1.71%) HBase
15 16 (1.52%) Amazon Aurora
15 16 (1.52%) MariaDB
16 14 (1.33%) OLTP
17 9 (0.86%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 724 (68.89%) Maven
2 520 (49.48%) Git (software)
3 497 (47.29%) Jenkins
4 312 (29.69%) JUnit
5 207 (19.70%) Ant
6 155 (14.75%) Subversion
7 138 (13.13%) Cucumber
8 132 (12.56%) Mockito
9 97 (9.23%) JIRA
10 94 (8.94%) Selenium
11 92 (8.75%) Eclipse
12 91 (8.66%) Bitbucket
13 75 (7.14%) TeamCity
14 71 (6.76%) IntelliJ
15 59 (5.61%) Android Studio
16 58 (5.52%) Visual Studio Team System
17 40 (3.81%) GitLab
18 38 (3.62%) TestNG
19 35 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 33 (3.14%) Apache Ivy
General
1 262 (24.93%) Finance
2 79 (7.52%) Banking
3 59 (5.61%) Retail
4 48 (4.57%) Games
5 44 (4.19%) Financial Institution
6 31 (2.95%) Advertising
7 30 (2.85%) Investment Banking
8 26 (2.47%) Front Office
9 15 (1.43%) Law
10 14 (1.33%) Publishing
10 14 (1.33%) Retail Banking
11 10 (0.95%) Back Office
12 8 (0.76%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.48%) Automotive
13 5 (0.48%) Electronics
13 5 (0.48%) Military
14 4 (0.38%) Marketing
15 3 (0.29%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.29%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.095%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 670 (63.75%) Developer
2 481 (45.77%) Java Developer
3 156 (14.84%) Senior Developer
4 125 (11.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 120 (11.42%) DevOps Engineer
6 102 (9.71%) Java Engineer
7 90 (8.56%) Android Developer
8 82 (7.80%) Software Engineer
9 44 (4.19%) Cloud Engineer
9 44 (4.19%) Java Software Engineer
10 40 (3.81%) Lead Developer
11 38 (3.62%) Full Stack Developer
12 36 (3.43%) Software Developer
13 35 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
14 32 (3.04%) Agile Developer
14 32 (3.04%) Agile Java Developer
15 29 (2.76%) Cloud Automation Engineer
15 29 (2.76%) Senior Software Engineer
16 27 (2.57%) Java Developer - Fintech
17 25 (2.38%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (49.86%) Spring
2 241 (22.93%) HTML
3 226 (21.50%) REST
4 223 (21.22%) Spring Boot
5 207 (19.70%) CSS
6 203 (19.31%) RESTful
7 200 (19.03%) Hibernate
8 192 (18.27%) AngularJS
9 188 (17.89%) Web Services
10 142 (13.51%) Java EE
11 137 (13.04%) SOAP
12 119 (11.32%) JPA
12 119 (11.32%) React
13 116 (11.04%) HTML5
13 116 (11.04%) JSON
14 105 (9.99%) Node.js
15 94 (8.94%) JMS
16 82 (7.80%) XML
17 80 (7.61%) JSP
18 78 (7.42%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 105 (9.99%) Computer Science
2 95 (9.04%) Fintech
3 90 (8.56%) Mobile App
4 88 (8.37%) Enterprise Software
5 83 (7.90%) User Experience
6 78 (7.42%) Greenfield Project
7 46 (4.38%) Data Centre
7 46 (4.38%) Self-Motivation
8 33 (3.14%) Algorithms
9 27 (2.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 23 (2.19%) Data Structures
11 22 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (2.09%) Mobile Payment
12 17 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
13 15 (1.43%) Management Information System
13 15 (1.43%) Virtual Team
14 12 (1.14%) Fixed Income
15 10 (0.95%) Reference Data
16 8 (0.76%) EMV
17 7 (0.67%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 225 (21.41%) Linux
2 136 (12.94%) Android
3 90 (8.56%) Unix
4 45 (4.28%) Apple iOS
5 43 (4.09%) Windows
6 29 (2.76%) Ubuntu
7 22 (2.09%) openSUSE
8 13 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.05%) Windows 10
10 10 (0.95%) CentOS
11 4 (0.38%) Android TV
12 2 (0.19%) VMS
13 1 (0.095%) Debian
13 1 (0.095%) Fedora
13 1 (0.095%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 688 (65.46%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (30.26%) DevOps
3 311 (29.59%) TDD
4 294 (27.97%) Continuous Integration
5 287 (27.31%) Microservices
6 252 (23.98%) Scrum
7 205 (19.51%) BDD
7 205 (19.51%) Software Engineering
8 169 (16.08%) Test Automation
9 150 (14.27%) MVC
10 126 (11.99%) Continuous Delivery
11 121 (11.51%) OO
12 116 (11.04%) Kanban
13 111 (10.56%) Open Source
14 109 (10.37%) Unit Testing
15 106 (10.09%) Android Development
16 99 (9.42%) Configuration Management
17 93 (8.85%) Multithreading
18 89 (8.47%) SDLC
19 83 (7.90%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 858 (81.64%) Java
2 282 (26.83%) JavaScript
3 250 (23.79%) Java 8
4 235 (22.36%) SQL
5 166 (15.79%) Python
6 81 (7.71%) Ruby
7 78 (7.42%) Kotlin
8 69 (6.57%) Bash Shell
9 65 (6.18%) Groovy
10 62 (5.90%) C++
11 60 (5.71%) Scala
12 57 (5.42%) PHP
13 50 (4.76%) Perl
14 43 (4.09%) Go
14 43 (4.09%) TypeScript
15 40 (3.81%) Shell Script
16 36 (3.43%) PowerShell
17 34 (3.24%) C#
18 29 (2.76%) PL/SQL
19 26 (2.47%) C
Qualifications
1 169 (16.08%) Degree
2 46 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.14%) Master's Degree
4 8 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (0.67%) DBS Check
6 6 (0.57%) CISSP
7 5 (0.48%) PhD
8 3 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.19%) ISEB
10 1 (0.095%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.095%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.095%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.095%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.095%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (10.37%) QA
2 7 (0.67%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.48%) GDPR
4 3 (0.29%) DICOM
5 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.19%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.095%) MiFID
System Software
1 311 (29.59%) Docker
2 47 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (4.09%) Hyper-V
4 22 (2.09%) GridGain
5 15 (1.43%) HDFS
6 12 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.19%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.095%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 143 (13.61%) Ansible
2 122 (11.61%) Puppet
3 97 (9.23%) Kubernetes
4 74 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (3.43%) Terraform
6 21 (2.00%) Salt
7 13 (1.24%) Grafana
7 13 (1.24%) Prometheus
8 10 (0.95%) Rancher
9 9 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
9 9 (0.86%) Oozie
10 7 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
11 6 (0.57%) Nagios
11 6 (0.57%) Packer
12 4 (0.38%) Automic
13 3 (0.29%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.29%) Icinga
14 2 (0.19%) Graphite
14 2 (0.19%) Riemann
14 2 (0.19%) rkt
Vendors
1 149 (14.18%) Oracle
2 57 (5.42%) Google
3 48 (4.57%) VMware
4 33 (3.14%) Atlassian
5 28 (2.66%) TIBCO
6 23 (2.19%) StreamBase
7 16 (1.52%) Microsoft
8 13 (1.24%) Adobe
9 10 (0.95%) Apple
9 10 (0.95%) Tableau
10 9 (0.86%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.76%) Splunk
11 8 (0.76%) Sybase
12 7 (0.67%) Alteryx
12 7 (0.67%) MuleSoft
12 7 (0.67%) Twitter
13 6 (0.57%) Actuate
13 6 (0.57%) Facebook
14 5 (0.48%) Cloudera
14 5 (0.48%) Cognizant