Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 552 450 541
Rank change year-on-year -102 +91 +36
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 583 1,064 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.67% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.29% 3.36% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 474 854 687
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £107,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -

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 25,477 31,697 36,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.16% 19.90% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20,201 25,450 29,611
UK median annual salary £54,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.93% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 13 December 2019.

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 13 December 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 -110 543 £62,500 - 86
London -84 300 £75,000 +7.14% 45
UK excluding London -99 277 £57,500 +15.00% 47
South East -34 72 £62,500 +8.70% 8
North of England -35 70 £53,750 +2.38% 9
North West -2 69 £52,500 -4.55% 6
East of England +54 56 £57,500 - 3
Midlands -10 38 £60,000 +33.33% 8
Scotland +26 32 £47,500 -7.77% 6
East Midlands -29 20 £58,750 +22.40% 1
West Midlands +45 15 £80,000 +77.78% 7
South West +12 12 £80,000 +128.57% 13
Northern Ireland +7 5 £47,000 +56.67%
Wales -7 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire +13 1 £57,500 +4.55% 1

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 517 (88.68%) Java
2 403 (69.13%) Agile Software Development
3 388 (66.55%) Maven
4 296 (50.77%) Git (software)
5 288 (49.40%) Spring
6 285 (48.89%) Jenkins
7 210 (36.02%) TDD
8 187 (32.08%) AWS
9 186 (31.90%) Hibernate
10 177 (30.36%) JavaScript
11 175 (30.02%) Docker
12 169 (28.99%) DevOps
13 162 (27.79%) Java 8
14 160 (27.44%) Microservices
15 149 (25.56%) SQL
16 130 (22.30%) Finance
17 129 (22.13%) Test Automation
17 129 (22.13%) BDD
18 124 (21.27%) Spring Boot
19 120 (20.58%) JUnit
20 119 (20.41%) Kubernetes
21 111 (19.04%) Python
22 107 (18.35%) RESTful
23 106 (18.18%) Scrum
24 105 (18.01%) Ant
25 104 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
26 101 (17.32%) Linux
27 99 (16.98%) Software Engineering
27 99 (16.98%) Android
28 98 (16.81%) Ansible

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 58 (9.95%) Tomcat
2 38 (6.52%) WebSphere
3 35 (6.00%) Confluence
4 30 (5.15%) JBoss
5 28 (4.80%) Apache
6 26 (4.46%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (4.46%) Oracle Workflow
7 22 (3.77%) Apache Spark
8 15 (2.57%) Apache TomEE
9 12 (2.06%) WildFly
10 9 (1.54%) nginx
11 6 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.51%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.34%) IIS
14 2 (0.34%) Jetty
14 2 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
15 1 (0.17%) Mule ESB
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 187 (32.08%) AWS
2 77 (13.21%) Serverless
3 69 (11.84%) Azure
4 63 (10.81%) Amazon S3
5 60 (10.29%) Amazon EC2
6 47 (8.06%) AWS Lambda
7 39 (6.69%) GCP
8 25 (4.29%) GitHub
9 23 (3.95%) SaaS
10 22 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
11 21 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
12 19 (3.26%) PaaS
13 12 (2.06%) Amazon Kinesis
14 11 (1.89%) BrowserStack
14 11 (1.89%) npm
14 11 (1.89%) Sauce Labs
15 9 (1.54%) Amazon ECS
16 8 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
16 8 (1.37%) Slack
17 6 (1.03%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.77%) Internet
2 4 (0.69%) HTTPS
2 4 (0.69%) SSL
3 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (11.84%) MySQL
2 38 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
3 36 (6.17%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.29%) MongoDB
5 24 (4.12%) Big Data
5 24 (4.12%) SQL Server
6 20 (3.43%) Hadoop
6 20 (3.43%) NoSQL
7 16 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (1.72%) Hazelcast
10 9 (1.54%) DB2
11 7 (1.20%) HBase
12 6 (1.03%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.03%) Impala
13 5 (0.86%) Blockchain
13 5 (0.86%) Cosmos DB
13 5 (0.86%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.51%) Flink
14 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 388 (66.55%) Maven
2 296 (50.77%) Git (software)
3 285 (48.89%) Jenkins
4 120 (20.58%) JUnit
5 105 (18.01%) Ant
6 89 (15.27%) JIRA
7 88 (15.09%) Cucumber
8 66 (11.32%) Selenium
9 48 (8.23%) Eclipse
10 44 (7.55%) Android Studio
11 41 (7.03%) Mockito
12 40 (6.86%) Hudson
12 40 (6.86%) Subversion
13 39 (6.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 38 (6.52%) WebDriver
15 36 (6.17%) SonarQube
16 33 (5.66%) Artifactory
17 32 (5.49%) Bitbucket
18 26 (4.46%) TeamCity
19 24 (4.12%) GitLab
General
1 130 (22.30%) Finance
2 60 (10.29%) Retail
3 31 (5.32%) Advertising
4 29 (4.97%) Banking
5 16 (2.74%) Public Sector
6 11 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 11 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.20%) Front Office
9 6 (1.03%) Games
10 4 (0.69%) Publishing
11 3 (0.51%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.51%) Marketing
11 3 (0.51%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.34%) Local Government
12 2 (0.34%) Military
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Back Office
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 340 (58.32%) Developer
2 304 (52.14%) Java Developer
3 151 (25.90%) Senior Developer
4 142 (24.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 44 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 39 (6.69%) Java Engineer
6 39 (6.69%) Software Engineer
7 36 (6.17%) Android Engineer
8 31 (5.32%) Test Engineer
9 23 (3.95%) Software Developer
10 22 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
11 19 (3.26%) Release Manager
11 19 (3.26%) Senior Java Engineer
12 16 (2.74%) Android Developer
12 16 (2.74%) QA Engineer
13 15 (2.57%) Lead Developer
14 14 (2.40%) Architect
14 14 (2.40%) Java Software Developer
15 13 (2.23%) Lead Java Developer
15 13 (2.23%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (49.40%) Spring
2 186 (31.90%) Hibernate
3 124 (21.27%) Spring Boot
4 107 (18.35%) RESTful
5 78 (13.38%) Web Services
6 70 (12.01%) React
7 65 (11.15%) REST
8 62 (10.63%) HTML
9 61 (10.46%) Kafka
10 60 (10.29%) J2EE
11 58 (9.95%) XML
12 57 (9.78%) JSON
13 56 (9.61%) CSS
14 55 (9.43%) AngularJS
15 45 (7.72%) Java EE
16 43 (7.38%) jQuery
17 41 (7.03%) Servlets
18 37 (6.35%) Node.js
19 36 (6.17%) JDBC
19 36 (6.17%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 71 (12.18%) Mobile App
2 29 (4.97%) Cloud Native
3 26 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
4 24 (4.12%) User Experience
5 23 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.40%) Hedge funds
8 11 (1.89%) Renewable Energy
9 10 (1.72%) Blog
10 8 (1.37%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.20%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.20%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.03%) Data Centre
12 6 (1.03%) Derivative
12 6 (1.03%) Equities
12 6 (1.03%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (0.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 101 (17.32%) Linux
2 99 (16.98%) Android
3 54 (9.26%) Apple iOS
4 50 (8.58%) Unix
5 43 (7.38%) Windows
6 8 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (0.86%) Solaris
7 5 (0.86%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.34%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Android TV
9 1 (0.17%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.17%) tvOS
9 1 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (69.13%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (36.02%) TDD
3 169 (28.99%) DevOps
4 160 (27.44%) Microservices
5 129 (22.13%) BDD
5 129 (22.13%) Test Automation
6 106 (18.18%) Scrum
7 104 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
8 99 (16.98%) Software Engineering
9 83 (14.24%) E-Commerce
10 81 (13.89%) Multithreading
11 79 (13.55%) Continuous Deployment
12 78 (13.38%) Android Development
13 68 (11.66%) Computer Science
14 67 (11.49%) Low Latency
15 59 (10.12%) OO
16 53 (9.09%) Web Development
17 51 (8.75%) Mentoring
18 50 (8.58%) Configuration Management
19 46 (7.89%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 517 (88.68%) Java
2 177 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 162 (27.79%) Java 8
4 149 (25.56%) SQL
5 111 (19.04%) Python
6 46 (7.89%) C#
7 44 (7.55%) Kotlin
7 44 (7.55%) Shell Script
8 39 (6.69%) Ruby
9 37 (6.35%) Groovy
10 36 (6.17%) Scala
11 31 (5.32%) Go
12 26 (4.46%) C
13 25 (4.29%) Bash Shell
14 23 (3.95%) C++
15 21 (3.60%) PowerShell
16 20 (3.43%) Objective-C
17 19 (3.26%) Perl
18 14 (2.40%) Apple Swift
19 6 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 80 (13.72%) Degree
2 29 (4.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.74%) ISTQB
5 15 (2.57%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.20%) DBS Check
7 6 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (0.86%) ISEB
9 2 (0.34%) PhD
9 2 (0.34%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.61%) QA
2 8 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.86%) GDPR
3 5 (0.86%) TickIT
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 175 (30.02%) Docker
2 6 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.69%) vCloud
4 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.17%) HDFS
5 1 (0.17%) KVM
5 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 119 (20.41%) Kubernetes
2 98 (16.81%) Ansible
3 85 (14.58%) Puppet
4 56 (9.61%) Opscode Chef
5 51 (8.75%) Terraform
6 28 (4.80%) Prometheus
7 25 (4.29%) Grafana
8 14 (2.40%) Graphite
9 10 (1.72%) Kibana
9 10 (1.72%) Packer
10 9 (1.54%) Control-M
11 8 (1.37%) Rancher
12 6 (1.03%) Oozie
13 4 (0.69%) AirWatch
13 4 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (0.69%) logstash
13 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
14 3 (0.51%) Istio
14 3 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
14 3 (0.51%) Mesos
Vendors
1 82 (14.07%) Oracle
2 30 (5.15%) Google
3 18 (3.09%) Microsoft
4 16 (2.74%) New Relic
5 7 (1.20%) Splunk
5 7 (1.20%) VMware
6 6 (1.03%) Ab Initio
6 6 (1.03%) Facebook
6 6 (1.03%) Perforce
7 4 (0.69%) Bloomberg
7 4 (0.69%) IBM
7 4 (0.69%) Reuters
8 3 (0.51%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.51%) CyberArk
8 3 (0.51%) Kony
8 3 (0.51%) Murex
8 3 (0.51%) PagerDuty
8 3 (0.51%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.34%) RedGate
9 2 (0.34%) Solace