Period
to 18 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 416 528 560
Rank change year-on-year +112 +32 +177
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 1,063 892 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.51% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.54% 2.53% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 858 692 606
UK median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £88,225 £107,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 30,063 35,320 33,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.85% 20.31% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23,959 28,940 28,613
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 £72,500
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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +118 1,013 £62,500 +4.17% 151
London +49 533 £72,500 +3.57% 65
UK excluding London +143 524 £50,000 -4.76% 89
North of England +70 153 £50,000 - 32
South East +111 141 £50,500 +9.19% 24
North West +51 115 £54,250 +20.56% 25
Midlands +116 96 £45,000 +20.00% 10
East Midlands +83 76 £47,750 -16.59% 5
East of England +69 74 £50,000 -13.04% 14
Scotland -7 25 £51,500 -6.36% 2
Yorkshire +3 21 £45,000 -26.53% 6
West Midlands +48 20 £45,000 +20.00% 5
South West -22 19 £35,000 -33.33% 6
North East +29 17 £42,500 -37.04% 1
Wales +18 9 £42,500 -5.56%
Northern Ireland - 7 £30,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 824 (77.52%) Java
2 730 (68.67%) Maven
3 691 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 499 (46.94%) Spring
5 479 (45.06%) Jenkins
6 469 (44.12%) Git (software)
7 398 (37.44%) Docker
8 335 (31.51%) DevOps
9 290 (27.28%) Amazon AWS
10 282 (26.53%) Finance
11 280 (26.34%) Microservices
12 267 (25.12%) Continuous Integration
13 262 (24.65%) JavaScript
14 260 (24.46%) TDD
15 259 (24.37%) JUnit
16 251 (23.61%) Spring Boot
17 250 (23.52%) Linux
18 238 (22.39%) Scrum
19 233 (21.92%) Ant
20 224 (21.07%) Java 8
21 217 (20.41%) Hibernate
22 211 (19.85%) Python
23 210 (19.76%) Software Engineering
24 206 (19.38%) SQL
25 204 (19.19%) HTML
26 199 (18.72%) REST
27 190 (17.87%) RESTful
27 190 (17.87%) Ansible
28 188 (17.69%) BDD
29 175 (16.46%) CSS

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
1 104 (9.78%) Tomcat
2 63 (5.93%) JBoss
2 63 (5.93%) WebSphere
3 52 (4.89%) Apache
3 52 (4.89%) Apache Spark
4 37 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
5 33 (3.10%) Confluence
5 33 (3.10%) WebLogic
6 24 (2.26%) WordPress
7 19 (1.79%) Apache Pig
8 17 (1.60%) Alfresco
8 17 (1.60%) Apache TomEE
9 16 (1.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 16 (1.51%) GlassFish
9 16 (1.51%) WildFly
10 13 (1.22%) Apache Geronimo
10 13 (1.22%) Apache Solr
11 12 (1.13%) Hyperledger
11 12 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 12 (1.13%) Weka
2 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.094%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.094%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.094%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 290 (27.28%) Amazon AWS
2 163 (15.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (7.53%) GitHub
4 42 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 32 (3.01%) npm
6 28 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 24 (2.26%) SaaS
8 22 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (1.88%) Serverless
10 19 (1.79%) IaaS
11 17 (1.60%) Google Play
11 17 (1.60%) PaaS
12 11 (1.03%) NuGet
13 9 (0.85%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.85%) OpenShift
14 8 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 8 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (0.66%) BrowserStack
16 5 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
17 4 (0.38%) Apple Pay
Communications & Networking
1 79 (7.43%) Firewall
2 47 (4.42%) HTTP
3 7 (0.66%) Network Security
4 6 (0.56%) Internet
4 6 (0.56%) SSL
5 5 (0.47%) PPP
6 3 (0.28%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.19%) VPN
8 1 (0.094%) FTP
8 1 (0.094%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 1 (0.094%) Skype
8 1 (0.094%) SMTP
8 1 (0.094%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.094%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (16.37%) PostgreSQL
2 119 (11.19%) NoSQL
3 103 (9.69%) MySQL
4 97 (9.13%) MongoDB
5 95 (8.94%) Relational Database
6 74 (6.96%) SQL Server
7 52 (4.89%) Big Data
8 47 (4.42%) Hadoop
9 34 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 33 (3.10%) RDBMS
11 32 (3.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 23 (2.16%) Apache Hive
13 20 (1.88%) Neo4j
14 19 (1.79%) MariaDB
15 17 (1.60%) HBase
16 16 (1.51%) OLTP
17 13 (1.22%) Amazon Aurora
18 12 (1.13%) Mahout
18 12 (1.13%) Redis
18 12 (1.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 730 (68.67%) Maven
2 479 (45.06%) Jenkins
3 469 (44.12%) Git (software)
4 259 (24.37%) JUnit
5 233 (21.92%) Ant
6 141 (13.26%) Cucumber
7 127 (11.95%) Subversion
8 114 (10.72%) Mockito
9 113 (10.63%) Selenium
10 112 (10.54%) JIRA
11 90 (8.47%) Visual Studio Team System
12 85 (8.00%) TeamCity
13 79 (7.43%) Bitbucket
14 65 (6.11%) Eclipse
15 51 (4.80%) IntelliJ
16 47 (4.42%) Android Studio
17 42 (3.95%) Apache Ivy
17 42 (3.95%) Sonatype Nexus
18 40 (3.76%) GitLab
18 40 (3.76%) TestNG
General
1 282 (26.53%) Finance
2 70 (6.59%) Banking
3 68 (6.40%) Financial Institution
4 57 (5.36%) Games
5 56 (5.27%) Retail
6 38 (3.57%) Advertising
7 23 (2.16%) Law
8 19 (1.79%) Front Office
9 17 (1.60%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.41%) Military
10 15 (1.41%) Retail Banking
11 11 (1.03%) Back Office
12 10 (0.94%) Telecoms
13 8 (0.75%) Automotive
13 8 (0.75%) Publishing
14 2 (0.19%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.19%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.094%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.094%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 632 (59.45%) Developer
2 449 (42.24%) Java Developer
3 150 (14.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 133 (12.51%) Senior Developer
5 117 (11.01%) Java Engineer
6 102 (9.60%) Senior Java Developer
7 82 (7.71%) Software Engineer
8 71 (6.68%) Android Developer
9 57 (5.36%) Java Software Engineer
10 52 (4.89%) AWS Engineer
11 51 (4.80%) Cloud Engineer
12 47 (4.42%) Agile Developer
12 47 (4.42%) Agile Java Developer
13 44 (4.14%) Lead Developer
14 42 (3.95%) Software Developer
15 41 (3.86%) Automation Engineer
16 35 (3.29%) Full Stack Developer
17 34 (3.20%) AWS DevOps
18 32 (3.01%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 31 (2.92%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 499 (46.94%) Spring
2 251 (23.61%) Spring Boot
3 217 (20.41%) Hibernate
4 204 (19.19%) HTML
5 199 (18.72%) REST
6 190 (17.87%) RESTful
7 175 (16.46%) CSS
8 173 (16.27%) Web Services
9 161 (15.15%) AngularJS
10 138 (12.98%) Java EE
11 113 (10.63%) SOAP
12 111 (10.44%) Node.js
13 108 (10.16%) React
14 92 (8.65%) .NET
15 91 (8.56%) HTML5
16 89 (8.37%) JSON
17 86 (8.09%) JSP
18 77 (7.24%) JPA
19 72 (6.77%) JMS
20 70 (6.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 107 (10.07%) Enterprise Software
2 84 (7.90%) Greenfield Project
3 76 (7.15%) Data Centre
4 64 (6.02%) Fintech
5 62 (5.83%) Mobile App
6 57 (5.36%) User Experience
7 54 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
8 30 (2.82%) Data Structures
9 29 (2.73%) Algorithms
10 26 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (1.79%) Virtual Team
12 18 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (1.60%) Fixed Income
13 17 (1.60%) Mobile Payment
14 13 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
15 12 (1.13%) Reference Data
16 11 (1.03%) Management Information System
17 8 (0.75%) EMV
18 7 (0.66%) Cloud Native
19 6 (0.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 250 (23.52%) Linux
2 132 (12.42%) Android
3 93 (8.75%) Unix
4 58 (5.46%) Apple iOS
5 55 (5.17%) Windows
6 28 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 24 (2.26%) openSUSE
8 11 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.75%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.47%) CentOS
11 2 (0.19%) VMS
12 1 (0.094%) Android TV
12 1 (0.094%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.094%) Debian
12 1 (0.094%) Fedora
12 1 (0.094%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 691 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (31.51%) DevOps
3 280 (26.34%) Microservices
4 267 (25.12%) Continuous Integration
5 260 (24.46%) TDD
6 238 (22.39%) Scrum
7 210 (19.76%) Software Engineering
8 188 (17.69%) BDD
9 170 (15.99%) Test Automation
10 136 (12.79%) Configuration Management
11 133 (12.51%) MVC
12 128 (12.04%) Open Source
13 116 (10.91%) OO
14 113 (10.63%) Computer Science
15 107 (10.07%) Kanban
16 104 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
17 101 (9.50%) Continuous Delivery
18 100 (9.41%) Unit Testing
19 91 (8.56%) Android Development
20 88 (8.28%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 824 (77.52%) Java
2 262 (24.65%) JavaScript
3 224 (21.07%) Java 8
4 211 (19.85%) Python
5 206 (19.38%) SQL
6 115 (10.82%) Ruby
7 105 (9.88%) Bash Shell
8 75 (7.06%) Groovy
9 72 (6.77%) Kotlin
10 70 (6.59%) C++
11 61 (5.74%) PHP
12 59 (5.55%) Scala
13 55 (5.17%) Perl
14 53 (4.99%) Go
15 43 (4.05%) PowerShell
16 37 (3.48%) TypeScript
17 35 (3.29%) C#
18 32 (3.01%) PL/SQL
19 31 (2.92%) Shell Script
20 22 (2.07%) C
Qualifications
1 142 (13.36%) Degree
2 53 (4.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.75%) Master's Degree
4 7 (0.66%) DBS Check
5 4 (0.38%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.38%) PhD
6 3 (0.28%) CISSP
6 3 (0.28%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.19%) ISEB
8 1 (0.094%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.094%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.094%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (8.94%) QA
2 11 (1.03%) GDPR
3 7 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.19%) DICOM
4 2 (0.19%) SLA
5 1 (0.094%) MiFID
5 1 (0.094%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 398 (37.44%) Docker
2 80 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (6.87%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.88%) HDFS
5 11 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.56%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.38%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.094%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 190 (17.87%) Ansible
2 160 (15.05%) Puppet
3 145 (13.64%) Kubernetes
4 63 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (3.86%) Terraform
6 23 (2.16%) Salt
7 19 (1.79%) Grafana
8 18 (1.69%) Prometheus
9 16 (1.51%) Nagios
10 10 (0.94%) Rancher
11 9 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
11 9 (0.85%) Oozie
12 4 (0.38%) BladeLogic
12 4 (0.38%) rkt
13 3 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
14 2 (0.19%) Graphite
14 2 (0.19%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.19%) Icinga
14 2 (0.19%) Packer
14 2 (0.19%) Riemann
Vendors
1 160 (15.05%) Oracle
2 81 (7.62%) VMware
3 38 (3.57%) Google
4 26 (2.45%) Microsoft
5 22 (2.07%) Atlassian
6 19 (1.79%) TIBCO
7 17 (1.60%) StreamBase
8 15 (1.41%) Cloudera
9 12 (1.13%) Alteryx
9 12 (1.13%) Tableau
10 11 (1.03%) Splunk
11 10 (0.94%) Adobe
11 10 (0.94%) NVIDIA
12 8 (0.75%) AppDynamics
12 8 (0.75%) MuleSoft
12 8 (0.75%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.56%) Actuate
14 5 (0.47%) Cognizant
15 4 (0.38%) Peoplefluent
15 4 (0.38%) Teradata