Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 460 525 570
Rank change year-on-year +65 +45 +233
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 1,051 904 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.63% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.11% 2.49% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 841 690 718
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £34,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £88,000 £98,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +6.74%

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 33,779 36,301 35,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.16% 20.58% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27,350 29,447 30,373
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 £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +45 992 £62,500 +8.70% 188
London +63 587 £67,500 - 83
UK excluding London +98 455 £55,000 +15.79% 113
South East +67 153 £60,000 +33.33% 34
North of England +55 141 £55,000 +22.22% 36
North West +40 101 £55,000 +22.22% 26
Midlands +48 52 £48,000 +12.94% 12
East Midlands +49 46 £56,250 -13.46% 10
Yorkshire +31 36 £70,000 +38.61% 7
East of England +3 33 £57,500 +15.00% 19
South West -12 28 £55,000 +11.11% 4
Scotland -6 27 £50,000 -7.41% 4
Wales +18 14 £52,500 +56.72% 2
Northern Ireland +9 7 £65,000 -7.14% 2
West Midlands +19 6 £45,000 +8.43% 2
North East -14 4 £40,000 -5.88% 3

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 882 (83.92%) Java
2 711 (67.65%) Maven
3 685 (65.18%) Agile Software Development
4 492 (46.81%) Git (software)
5 491 (46.72%) Jenkins
6 483 (45.96%) Spring
7 352 (33.49%) TDD
8 328 (31.21%) JUnit
9 316 (30.07%) DevOps
10 290 (27.59%) JavaScript
11 288 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
12 277 (26.36%) Microservices
13 272 (25.88%) Amazon AWS
14 264 (25.12%) Java 8
15 257 (24.45%) SQL
16 253 (24.07%) Docker
17 234 (22.26%) REST
17 234 (22.26%) Scrum
18 230 (21.88%) HTML
18 230 (21.88%) Software Engineering
19 226 (21.50%) BDD
20 223 (21.22%) Finance
21 204 (19.41%) Linux
22 203 (19.31%) AngularJS
23 198 (18.84%) CSS
23 198 (18.84%) Test Automation
24 196 (18.65%) RESTful
25 188 (17.89%) Web Services
25 188 (17.89%) Spring Boot
26 187 (17.79%) Ant

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 80 (7.61%) Tomcat
2 67 (6.37%) Apache
3 51 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
4 46 (4.38%) Apache Spark
5 42 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 39 (3.71%) JBoss
7 26 (2.47%) WebLogic
8 22 (2.09%) Cloud Foundry
9 21 (2.00%) Confluence
10 16 (1.52%) WordPress
11 14 (1.33%) nginx
12 12 (1.14%) WildFly
13 11 (1.05%) Alfresco
14 10 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 10 (0.95%) GlassFish
14 10 (0.95%) Jetty
15 9 (0.86%) Hyperledger
16 7 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
17 4 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
17 4 (0.38%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (0.57%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.29%) Weka
3 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.095%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.095%) Mingle
4 1 (0.095%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.095%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.095%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 272 (25.88%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (5.99%) GitHub
4 49 (4.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 46 (4.38%) npm
6 21 (2.00%) Serverless
7 20 (1.90%) Google Play
8 18 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (1.52%) IBM Cloud
10 15 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (1.33%) OpenShift
12 12 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (1.14%) IaaS
13 11 (1.05%) PaaS
13 11 (1.05%) SaaS
14 9 (0.86%) Apple Pay
15 8 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
15 8 (0.76%) CloudBees
15 8 (0.76%) Firebase
15 8 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.43%) HTTP
2 26 (2.47%) Firewall
3 16 (1.52%) Wireless
4 11 (1.05%) SSL
5 9 (0.86%) SMS
5 9 (0.86%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.76%) DNS
6 8 (0.76%) SMTP
7 7 (0.67%) SSH
8 3 (0.29%) Internet
8 3 (0.29%) Network Security
8 3 (0.29%) PPP
9 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.095%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.095%) FTP
10 1 (0.095%) Skype
10 1 (0.095%) VPN
10 1 (0.095%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (15.70%) NoSQL
2 150 (14.27%) PostgreSQL
3 92 (8.75%) MongoDB
4 86 (8.18%) MySQL
5 76 (7.23%) Relational Database
6 75 (7.14%) Big Data
7 63 (5.99%) SQL Server
8 48 (4.57%) Redis
9 43 (4.09%) Hadoop
10 42 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 36 (3.43%) RDBMS
12 32 (3.04%) Blockchain
13 30 (2.85%) Neo4j
14 28 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (1.81%) Amazon Aurora
16 15 (1.43%) HBase
17 13 (1.24%) DB2
17 13 (1.24%) OLTP
17 13 (1.24%) Oracle Database
18 10 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 711 (67.65%) Maven
2 492 (46.81%) Git (software)
3 491 (46.72%) Jenkins
4 328 (31.21%) JUnit
5 187 (17.79%) Ant
6 152 (14.46%) Subversion
7 130 (12.37%) Mockito
8 123 (11.70%) Cucumber
9 121 (11.51%) JIRA
10 110 (10.47%) Eclipse
11 95 (9.04%) Bitbucket
12 88 (8.37%) IntelliJ
13 82 (7.80%) Selenium
13 82 (7.80%) TeamCity
14 62 (5.90%) Android Studio
15 44 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 42 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
17 40 (3.81%) Vagrant
18 36 (3.43%) TestNG
19 29 (2.76%) GitLab
General
1 223 (21.22%) Finance
2 98 (9.32%) Banking
3 58 (5.52%) Retail
4 47 (4.47%) Investment Banking
5 46 (4.38%) Games
6 38 (3.62%) Financial Institution
7 29 (2.76%) Electronics
8 26 (2.47%) Front Office
9 19 (1.81%) Advertising
10 16 (1.52%) Law
11 14 (1.33%) Publishing
12 13 (1.24%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.95%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.76%) Marketing
14 8 (0.76%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.67%) Arabic Language
15 7 (0.67%) Hindi Language
15 7 (0.67%) Russian Language
15 7 (0.67%) Welsh Language
16 5 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 694 (66.03%) Developer
2 497 (47.29%) Java Developer
3 129 (12.27%) Senior Developer
4 109 (10.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 101 (9.61%) Android Developer
6 98 (9.32%) Java Engineer
7 95 (9.04%) Software Engineer
8 93 (8.85%) DevOps Engineer
9 42 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
10 40 (3.81%) Lead Developer
10 40 (3.81%) Software Developer
11 39 (3.71%) Full Stack Developer
12 37 (3.52%) Senior Software Engineer
13 29 (2.76%) Architect
13 29 (2.76%) Java Developer - Fintech
14 28 (2.66%) Lead Java Developer
15 27 (2.57%) Java Software Developer
16 26 (2.47%) Cloud Engineer
17 24 (2.28%) JavaScript Developer
18 22 (2.09%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (45.96%) Spring
2 234 (22.26%) REST
3 230 (21.88%) HTML
4 203 (19.31%) AngularJS
5 198 (18.84%) CSS
6 196 (18.65%) RESTful
7 188 (17.89%) Spring Boot
7 188 (17.89%) Web Services
8 184 (17.51%) Hibernate
9 150 (14.27%) React
10 146 (13.89%) Java EE
11 132 (12.56%) SOAP
12 116 (11.04%) HTML5
13 113 (10.75%) JSON
14 103 (9.80%) XML
15 101 (9.61%) JPA
16 99 (9.42%) Node.js
17 89 (8.47%) CSS3
18 77 (7.33%) JSP
19 74 (7.04%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 117 (11.13%) Computer Science
2 105 (9.99%) User Experience
3 104 (9.90%) Fintech
4 89 (8.47%) Mobile App
5 78 (7.42%) Enterprise Software
6 62 (5.90%) Greenfield Project
7 50 (4.76%) Algorithms
8 38 (3.62%) Self-Motivation
9 32 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 29 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (2.76%) Data Structures
11 28 (2.66%) Data Centre
12 21 (2.00%) Management Information System
12 21 (2.00%) Virtual Team
13 18 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
14 17 (1.62%) Cyberthreat
15 16 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
16 14 (1.33%) Public Cloud
17 10 (0.95%) Fixed Income
17 10 (0.95%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 204 (19.41%) Linux
2 145 (13.80%) Android
3 88 (8.37%) Unix
4 44 (4.19%) Windows
5 41 (3.90%) Apple iOS
6 22 (2.09%) Ubuntu
7 16 (1.52%) openSUSE
8 12 (1.14%) Windows 10
9 10 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.76%) CentOS
11 3 (0.29%) Solaris
12 2 (0.19%) Debian
12 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.19%) SUSE
12 2 (0.19%) VMS
12 2 (0.19%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.095%) Fedora
13 1 (0.095%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (65.18%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (33.49%) TDD
3 316 (30.07%) DevOps
4 288 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
5 277 (26.36%) Microservices
6 234 (22.26%) Scrum
7 230 (21.88%) Software Engineering
8 226 (21.50%) BDD
9 198 (18.84%) Test Automation
10 160 (15.22%) MVC
11 130 (12.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 125 (11.89%) OO
13 112 (10.66%) Multithreading
14 110 (10.47%) Android Development
15 104 (9.90%) Kanban
15 104 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
16 102 (9.71%) Unit Testing
17 97 (9.23%) SDLC
18 91 (8.66%) Open Source
19 71 (6.76%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 882 (83.92%) Java
2 290 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 264 (25.12%) Java 8
4 257 (24.45%) SQL
5 161 (15.32%) Python
6 84 (7.99%) Scala
7 78 (7.42%) C++
8 72 (6.85%) Kotlin
8 72 (6.85%) Ruby
9 56 (5.33%) Groovy
10 53 (5.04%) Perl
11 52 (4.95%) Shell Script
12 46 (4.38%) PHP
13 45 (4.28%) Bash Shell
14 41 (3.90%) C#
15 40 (3.81%) TypeScript
16 38 (3.62%) Go
17 36 (3.43%) PowerShell
18 30 (2.85%) PL/SQL
19 27 (2.57%) C
Qualifications
1 180 (17.13%) Degree
2 63 (5.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.33%) Master's Degree
4 13 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (0.57%) CISSP
5 6 (0.57%) PhD
6 1 (0.095%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.095%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.095%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.095%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.095%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.095%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (9.42%) QA
2 5 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.29%) DICOM
3 3 (0.29%) PA-DSS
4 2 (0.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 253 (24.07%) Docker
2 25 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.28%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.19%) GridGain
5 12 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (0.95%) HDFS
7 7 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.38%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.19%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.095%) vCloud
10 1 (0.095%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.095%) Xen
Systems Management
1 137 (13.04%) Ansible
2 98 (9.32%) Puppet
3 93 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
4 78 (7.42%) Kubernetes
5 49 (4.66%) Terraform
6 16 (1.52%) HockeyApp
6 16 (1.52%) Salt
7 10 (0.95%) Prometheus
8 9 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
9 8 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (0.76%) Rancher
10 7 (0.67%) HAProxy
10 7 (0.67%) Icinga
10 7 (0.67%) Packer
11 5 (0.48%) Grafana
11 5 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.38%) Automic
12 4 (0.38%) Nagios
13 2 (0.19%) Oozie
13 2 (0.19%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 129 (12.27%) Oracle
2 70 (6.66%) Google
3 46 (4.38%) Atlassian
4 28 (2.66%) TIBCO
5 26 (2.47%) VMware
6 23 (2.19%) Splunk
6 23 (2.19%) StreamBase
7 21 (2.00%) Microsoft
8 18 (1.71%) Adobe
9 16 (1.52%) Apple
9 16 (1.52%) Sybase
10 14 (1.33%) IBM
11 11 (1.05%) Red Hat
12 10 (0.95%) AppDynamics
13 9 (0.86%) MuleSoft
14 8 (0.76%) Tableau
15 7 (0.67%) Twitter
16 6 (0.57%) Facebook
17 5 (0.48%) Cognizant
18 4 (0.38%) Actuate