Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 586 522 484
Rank change year-on-year -64 -38 +83
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 267 783 1,090
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.53% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.72% 2.75% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 214 642 936
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,962 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £92,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +22.22%

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 15,486 28,499 36,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.63% 19.41% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12,348 22,638 29,911
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,000 £77,500
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 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 4 July 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 4 July 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 -55 246 £60,000 - 31
UK excluding London +30 138 £55,000 +10.00% 16
London -52 125 £70,000 -3.45% 17
South East +81 46 £57,500 +15.00% 1
East of England +62 25 £50,000 - 2
North of England +42 23 £52,500 -4.55% 8
North West +18 21 £52,500 -4.55% 5
Work from Home +65 20 £62,500 +0.81% 10
South West +118 17 £51,593 -10.27% 2
Scotland +92 17 £55,000 +26.44%
Midlands +72 9 £55,000 +15.79% 1
West Midlands +78 7 £50,000 +9.29%
Yorkshire +105 2 £56,000 +12.00% 3
East Midlands +33 2 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Wales +19 1 £40,000 -11.11% 2

For the 6 months to 4 July 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.

1 217 (81.27%) Java
2 157 (58.80%) Maven
3 145 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (43.45%) Git (software)
5 109 (40.82%) Jenkins
6 104 (38.95%) Spring
7 93 (34.83%) JavaScript
8 87 (32.58%) Docker
9 80 (29.96%) DevOps
10 79 (29.59%) AWS
11 76 (28.46%) Microservices
12 72 (26.97%) Continuous Integration
13 66 (24.72%) Web Services
14 63 (23.60%) Spring Boot
15 62 (23.22%) TDD
16 60 (22.47%) Finance
17 58 (21.72%) Java 8
18 57 (21.35%) JUnit
19 55 (20.60%) Python
20 54 (20.22%) CSS
20 54 (20.22%) Scrum
21 53 (19.85%) Linux
22 52 (19.48%) SQL
23 51 (19.10%) JIRA
24 50 (18.73%) Test Automation
25 49 (18.35%) HTML
26 48 (17.98%) Software Engineering
26 48 (17.98%) Kubernetes
26 48 (17.98%) AngularJS
27 46 (17.23%) REST

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 24 (8.99%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (7.87%) Tomcat
3 20 (7.49%) Apache
4 13 (4.87%) Confluence
5 5 (1.87%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.50%) Apache Pulsar
7 3 (1.12%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.75%) Apache TomEE
8 2 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.75%) GemFire
8 2 (0.75%) JBoss
8 2 (0.75%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.37%) CMS
9 1 (0.37%) Hyperledger
9 1 (0.37%) nginx
9 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.37%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.37%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 79 (29.59%) AWS
2 35 (13.11%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (9.36%) Azure
4 23 (8.61%) Serverless
5 20 (7.49%) AWS Lambda
5 20 (7.49%) GitHub
6 19 (7.12%) Amazon S3
7 18 (6.74%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (4.12%) GCP
9 10 (3.75%) Amazon ECS
10 9 (3.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (3.00%) OpenShift
12 7 (2.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (1.87%) Amazon EMR
13 5 (1.87%) NuGet
14 4 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (1.50%) npm
14 4 (1.50%) PaaS
14 4 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.25%) HTTP
2 3 (1.12%) DNS
2 3 (1.12%) X.509
3 2 (0.75%) DSL
3 2 (0.75%) Firewall
3 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.75%) LAN
3 2 (0.75%) SSL
3 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.75%) VPN
3 2 (0.75%) WAN
4 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.49%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (5.99%) MySQL
2 16 (5.99%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.62%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.75%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.62%) Big Data
7 6 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.87%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.87%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.50%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.50%) Redis
10 3 (1.12%) Amazon Athena
10 3 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (1.12%) Flink
10 3 (1.12%) MarkLogic
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.75%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.75%) Pravega
Development Applications
1 157 (58.80%) Maven
2 116 (43.45%) Git (software)
3 109 (40.82%) Jenkins
4 57 (21.35%) JUnit
5 51 (19.10%) JIRA
6 36 (13.48%) Selenium
7 31 (11.61%) Cucumber
8 30 (11.24%) Android Studio
9 29 (10.86%) TeamCity
10 27 (10.11%) Ant
11 23 (8.61%) Mockito
12 18 (6.74%) IntelliJ
13 14 (5.24%) GitLab
14 12 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (4.12%) Eclipse
15 11 (4.12%) REST Assured
15 11 (4.12%) Subversion
15 11 (4.12%) TestNG
16 9 (3.37%) Gerrit
16 9 (3.37%) Hudson
General
1 60 (22.47%) Finance
2 24 (8.99%) Retail
3 11 (4.12%) Banking
4 5 (1.87%) Automotive
4 5 (1.87%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.50%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.12%) Back Office
6 3 (1.12%) Games
6 3 (1.12%) Marketing
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Billing
7 1 (0.37%) Front Office
7 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 160 (59.93%) Developer
2 105 (39.33%) Java Developer
3 61 (22.85%) Senior Developer
4 49 (18.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (10.86%) Android Developer
6 28 (10.49%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (7.49%) Java Engineer
7 20 (7.49%) Software Engineer
8 16 (5.99%) Test Engineer
9 14 (5.24%) Java Software Engineer
9 14 (5.24%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (4.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 11 (4.12%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.37%) Architect
12 9 (3.37%) Java Software Developer
12 9 (3.37%) Platform Engineer
12 9 (3.37%) Software Manager
12 9 (3.37%) Test Automation Engineer
13 7 (2.62%) Release Engineer
13 7 (2.62%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (38.95%) Spring
2 66 (24.72%) Web Services
3 63 (23.60%) Spring Boot
4 54 (20.22%) CSS
5 49 (18.35%) HTML
6 48 (17.98%) AngularJS
7 46 (17.23%) REST
8 36 (13.48%) Hibernate
9 35 (13.11%) RESTful
10 34 (12.73%) React
11 30 (11.24%) XML
12 27 (10.11%) SOAP
13 24 (8.99%) JSON
14 23 (8.61%) Kafka
15 22 (8.24%) J2EE
16 19 (7.12%) RxJava
17 18 (6.74%) Dagger
18 17 (6.37%) Material Design
18 17 (6.37%) Vue.js
19 15 (5.62%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.11%) User Experience
2 23 (8.61%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.24%) Mobile App
5 11 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.62%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.62%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.25%) Blog
7 6 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.87%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.87%) Derivative
8 5 (1.87%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (1.87%) PKI
8 5 (1.87%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.50%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.50%) Wiki
10 3 (1.12%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.12%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.85%) Linux
2 38 (14.23%) Android
3 22 (8.24%) Unix
4 19 (7.12%) Apple iOS
5 17 (6.37%) Windows
6 4 (1.50%) Solaris
6 4 (1.50%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.12%) CentOS
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (29.96%) DevOps
3 76 (28.46%) Microservices
4 72 (26.97%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (23.22%) TDD
6 54 (20.22%) Scrum
7 50 (18.73%) Test Automation
8 48 (17.98%) Software Engineering
9 45 (16.85%) Problem-Solving
10 39 (14.61%) BDD
11 36 (13.48%) Android Development
12 35 (13.11%) E-Commerce
13 34 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (11.61%) Computer Science
15 28 (10.49%) Unit Testing
16 24 (8.99%) MVC
16 24 (8.99%) OO
17 23 (8.61%) Front End Development
18 22 (8.24%) Multithreading
19 21 (7.87%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 217 (81.27%) Java
2 93 (34.83%) JavaScript
3 58 (21.72%) Java 8
4 55 (20.60%) Python
5 52 (19.48%) SQL
6 31 (11.61%) Kotlin
7 27 (10.11%) TypeScript
8 23 (8.61%) Groovy
9 22 (8.24%) Bash Shell
10 21 (7.87%) Go
11 13 (4.87%) Apple Swift
12 12 (4.49%) Objective-C
13 10 (3.75%) C#
13 10 (3.75%) Ruby
14 9 (3.37%) ES6
15 8 (3.00%) C
15 8 (3.00%) C++
16 7 (2.62%) PowerShell
16 7 (2.62%) Shell Script
17 6 (2.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (6.74%) Degree
1 18 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.87%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.12%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (0.75%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.75%) ISEB
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.24%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.37%) NIST
System Software
1 87 (32.58%) Docker
2 3 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 48 (17.98%) Kubernetes
2 41 (15.36%) Ansible
3 38 (14.23%) Terraform
4 33 (12.36%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (10.86%) Puppet
6 13 (4.87%) Prometheus
7 10 (3.75%) Grafana
7 10 (3.75%) Kibana
8 6 (2.25%) Pingdom
9 4 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (1.12%) HP Fortify
11 2 (0.75%) Graphite
11 2 (0.75%) Packer
11 2 (0.75%) Salt
11 2 (0.75%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.37%) Consul
12 1 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.37%) logstash
12 1 (0.37%) Marathon
12 1 (0.37%) Mesos
Vendors
1 27 (10.11%) Oracle
2 11 (4.12%) Google
3 7 (2.62%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.25%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.87%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (1.50%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.12%) Black Duck
7 3 (1.12%) HP
7 3 (1.12%) New Relic
7 3 (1.12%) Ping Identity
7 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.12%) Veracode
7 3 (1.12%) VMware
8 2 (0.75%) Cadence
8 2 (0.75%) Splunk
9 1 (0.37%) MapR
9 1 (0.37%) Murex
9 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.37%) RedGate
9 1 (0.37%) Sitecore