Period
to 28 September 2020

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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
UK
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 515 572 472
Rank change year-on-year +57 -100 +73
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 173 616 1,043
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.44% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.72% 2.32% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 180 509 860
Median annual salary £51,593 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.01% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £38,675
90th Percentile £77,625 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +13.40%

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 10,040 26,540 33,633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.91% 19.04% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8,213 20,965 27,241
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 £85,000 £82,500 £79,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +2.27%

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 28 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Gradle in the UK

Gradle
Top 15 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 28 September 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 +60 145 £57,500 -8.00% 39
UK excluding London +152 115 £50,000 -4.76% 31
London +37 55 £67,500 -3.57% 16
South East +195 54 £50,000 -20.00% 7
Work from Home +74 33 £55,000 -12.00% 6
Wales +61 18 £42,500 -5.56% 4
South West +141 13 £42,724 -25.70% 1
East of England +100 10 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North of England +106 9 £50,500 -8.18% 7
Scotland +75 7 £47,500 +9.20% 3
Yorkshire +140 6 £49,500 -10.00% 1
Midlands +125 4 £55,000 +4.76% 6
West Midlands +103 3 £55,000 -12.00% 4
North West +62 3 £50,500 -8.18% 6
East Midlands +88 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, 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.

1 161 (93.06%) Java
2 100 (57.80%) Spring
3 94 (54.34%) SQL
4 79 (45.66%) DevOps
5 75 (43.35%) Maven
6 74 (42.77%) Python
7 72 (41.62%) GitHub
8 71 (41.04%) Terraform
9 67 (38.73%) Jenkins
10 64 (36.99%) PostgreSQL
11 63 (36.42%) Elasticsearch
12 62 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
13 60 (34.68%) Security Cleared
14 57 (32.95%) Git (software)
14 57 (32.95%) Spring Boot
15 56 (32.37%) GCP
16 55 (31.79%) Apache Spark
16 55 (31.79%) Public Sector
16 55 (31.79%) Splunk
17 54 (31.21%) SC Cleared
18 53 (30.64%) Apache
18 53 (30.64%) Google
19 52 (30.06%) Spring Integration
19 52 (30.06%) RabbitMQ
19 52 (30.06%) ITSM
19 52 (30.06%) Service Management
19 52 (30.06%) ServiceNow
19 52 (30.06%) Kubernetes
19 52 (30.06%) API Integration
19 52 (30.06%) Grafana

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 63 (36.42%) Elasticsearch
2 55 (31.79%) Apache Spark
3 53 (30.64%) Apache
4 11 (6.36%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.73%) JBoss
5 3 (1.73%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.58%) Camunda
6 1 (0.58%) Confluence
6 1 (0.58%) GemFire
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 72 (41.62%) GitHub
2 56 (32.37%) GCP
3 51 (29.48%) Stackdriver
4 19 (10.98%) AWS
5 16 (9.25%) Azure
6 10 (5.78%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (4.62%) OpenShift
8 5 (2.89%) Amazon ECS
8 5 (2.89%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (2.31%) BrowserStack
9 4 (2.31%) NuGet
9 4 (2.31%) SaaS
9 4 (2.31%) Sauce Labs
10 3 (1.73%) BlazeMeter
10 3 (1.73%) Office 365
10 3 (1.73%) Serverless
11 2 (1.16%) npm
12 1 (0.58%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.58%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.73%) Firewall
1 3 (1.73%) HTTP
1 3 (1.73%) X.509
2 2 (1.16%) DSL
3 1 (0.58%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (36.99%) PostgreSQL
2 41 (23.70%) Big Data
3 16 (9.25%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.78%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.20%) MySQL
6 8 (4.62%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.47%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.89%) MariaDB
9 4 (2.31%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.31%) JasperReports
10 3 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.16%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.16%) OLAP
11 2 (1.16%) Redis
12 1 (0.58%) Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.58%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 75 (43.35%) Maven
2 67 (38.73%) Jenkins
3 57 (32.95%) Git (software)
4 28 (16.18%) JUnit
5 20 (11.56%) Ant
5 20 (11.56%) Mockito
6 19 (10.98%) IntelliJ
7 18 (10.40%) TeamCity
8 17 (9.83%) Android Studio
9 14 (8.09%) JIRA
9 14 (8.09%) Selenium
9 14 (8.09%) Subversion
10 11 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (6.36%) Cucumber
11 8 (4.62%) Hudson
12 7 (4.05%) Appium
13 5 (2.89%) HP UFT
13 5 (2.89%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (2.31%) WebDriver
14 4 (2.31%) Xcode
General
1 55 (31.79%) Public Sector
2 32 (18.50%) Finance
3 13 (7.51%) Retail
4 12 (6.94%) Banking
5 6 (3.47%) Games
6 5 (2.89%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Automotive
7 2 (1.16%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 132 (76.30%) Developer
2 77 (44.51%) Java Developer
3 54 (31.21%) Senior Developer
4 28 (16.18%) Digital Developer
5 27 (15.61%) Digital Transformation
6 25 (14.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (6.36%) Junior
7 11 (6.36%) Junior Developer
7 11 (6.36%) Junior Java Developer
8 10 (5.78%) Android Developer
9 9 (5.20%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.05%) Architect
10 7 (4.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.47%) Automation Tester
11 6 (3.47%) Tester
12 5 (2.89%) Backend Developer
12 5 (2.89%) Java Engineer
12 5 (2.89%) Lead Developer
12 5 (2.89%) Test Engineer
13 4 (2.31%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (57.80%) Spring
2 57 (32.95%) Spring Boot
3 52 (30.06%) RabbitMQ
3 52 (30.06%) Spring Integration
4 26 (15.03%) AngularJS
4 26 (15.03%) HTML
5 24 (13.87%) CSS
6 21 (12.14%) REST
6 21 (12.14%) Web Services
7 17 (9.83%) XML
8 16 (9.25%) JSON
9 15 (8.67%) React
10 13 (7.51%) GraphQL
10 13 (7.51%) Hibernate
10 13 (7.51%) SOAP
11 12 (6.94%) .NET
12 11 (6.36%) JSF
13 10 (5.78%) JSP
13 10 (5.78%) Kafka
14 9 (5.20%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.36%) User Experience
3 10 (5.78%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.05%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.89%) Derivative
6 5 (2.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.31%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.73%) OTC Derivatives
8 3 (1.73%) PKI
8 3 (1.73%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.58%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.14%) Linux
2 19 (10.98%) Android
3 10 (5.78%) Windows
4 8 (4.62%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.31%) CentOS
5 4 (2.31%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.16%) Unix
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (45.66%) DevOps
2 62 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (30.06%) API Integration
3 52 (30.06%) ITSM
3 52 (30.06%) Service Management
4 47 (27.17%) Microservices
5 46 (26.59%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (21.97%) TDD
7 35 (20.23%) Scrum
8 32 (18.50%) Test Automation
9 25 (14.45%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (9.83%) BDD
11 16 (9.25%) MVC
12 15 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (8.67%) OO
13 14 (8.09%) Computer Science
13 14 (8.09%) Data Modelling
13 14 (8.09%) Dependency Injection
13 14 (8.09%) Unit Testing
14 13 (7.51%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 161 (93.06%) Java
2 94 (54.34%) SQL
3 74 (42.77%) Python
4 49 (28.32%) JavaScript
5 31 (17.92%) Java 8
6 24 (13.87%) Kotlin
7 18 (10.40%) Scala
7 18 (10.40%) TypeScript
8 16 (9.25%) Bash Shell
9 14 (8.09%) C#
10 10 (5.78%) Groovy
11 7 (4.05%) Apple Swift
11 7 (4.05%) ES6
12 5 (2.89%) C++
12 5 (2.89%) Korn
12 5 (2.89%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.31%) C
13 4 (2.31%) Perl
13 4 (2.31%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 60 (34.68%) Security Cleared
2 54 (31.21%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.25%) Degree
4 4 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.31%) ISEB
4 4 (2.31%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.16%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.51%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.58%) NCSC
2 1 (0.58%) NIST
System Software
1 30 (17.34%) Docker
2 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.58%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 71 (41.04%) Terraform
2 52 (30.06%) Grafana
2 52 (30.06%) Kubernetes
3 17 (9.83%) Ansible
4 8 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.05%) Kibana
5 7 (4.05%) Pingdom
5 7 (4.05%) Puppet
6 5 (2.89%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (2.31%) SCCM
8 3 (1.73%) HP Fortify
8 3 (1.73%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.73%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 55 (31.79%) Splunk
2 53 (30.64%) Google
3 52 (30.06%) ServiceNow
4 9 (5.20%) Oracle
5 8 (4.62%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.05%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.31%) Apple
8 4 (2.31%) Perforce
8 4 (2.31%) Sony
8 4 (2.31%) VMware
9 3 (1.73%) Black Duck
9 3 (1.73%) HP
9 3 (1.73%) Ping Identity
9 3 (1.73%) Veracode
9 3 (1.73%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.16%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (1.16%) Greenplum
10 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.58%) RedGate