Period
to 18 October 2021

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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 483 529 582
Rank change year-on-year +46 +53 -116
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 742 166 620
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.85% 1.65% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 291 146 505
10th Percentile £41,750 £35,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £49,625 £41,563 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £51,046 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.54% -14.92% -4.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -4.55%

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 26,040 10,047 26,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.78% 20.97% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16,046 8,356 20,794
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 October 2021.

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 18 October 2021. 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 +96 722 £60,000 +4.35% 94
London +28 391 £72,500 +3.57% 63
UK excluding London -51 341 £50,000 - 34
South East +16 258 £50,000 - 10
Work from Home -226 96 £50,000 -0.99% 16
North of England -103 37 £45,000 -35.94% 11
North West -70 31 £45,000 -50.00% 10
Midlands -102 14 £55,000 +12.82% 5
East Midlands -65 12 £55,000 - 3
South West -98 12 £47,500 -7.93% 4
Scotland -78 11 £55,000 +27.71% 3
Yorkshire -105 6 £43,750 -11.62% 1
East of England -109 5 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Wales -64 4 £75,000 +66.67%
West Midlands -117 2 £45,000 +5.88% 2

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, 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.

1 659 (88.81%) Java
2 448 (60.38%) Spring
3 447 (60.24%) Git (software)
4 420 (56.60%) Jenkins
5 404 (54.45%) Agile Software Development
6 369 (49.73%) Finance
7 355 (47.84%) Microservices
8 354 (47.71%) DevOps
9 323 (43.53%) AngularJS
10 316 (42.59%) Kafka
11 314 (42.32%) Software Engineering
12 313 (42.18%) PostgreSQL
13 309 (41.64%) AWS
14 298 (40.16%) TDD
15 291 (39.22%) Banking
16 288 (38.81%) Computer Science
17 281 (37.87%) Degree
18 274 (36.93%) Node.js
19 266 (35.85%) Scrum
19 266 (35.85%) CSS
20 264 (35.58%) Linux
21 260 (35.04%) React
22 256 (34.50%) GitHub
23 253 (34.10%) Cucumber
24 252 (33.96%) RESTful
24 252 (33.96%) Sonatype Nexus
25 248 (33.42%) Ansible
26 241 (32.48%) JUnit
27 238 (32.08%) Mockito
28 237 (31.94%) IntelliJ

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
1 215 (28.98%) Apache Spark
2 214 (28.84%) Apache
2 214 (28.84%) GemFire
3 89 (11.99%) Elasticsearch
4 43 (5.80%) Cloud Foundry
5 28 (3.77%) Confluence
6 15 (2.02%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.94%) Apache Solr
7 7 (0.94%) IBM Domino
7 7 (0.94%) IIS
8 6 (0.81%) Camunda
8 6 (0.81%) Jetty
9 5 (0.67%) nginx
9 5 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.54%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.40%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.27%) CMS
12 2 (0.27%) JBoss
12 2 (0.27%) Traefik
12 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.27%) Figma
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.13%) InVision
Business Applications
1 14 (1.89%) Distributed Ledger
1 14 (1.89%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 309 (41.64%) AWS
2 256 (34.50%) GitHub
3 178 (23.99%) Azure
4 150 (20.22%) GCP
5 127 (17.12%) Amazon Kinesis
6 58 (7.82%) PaaS
7 49 (6.60%) Serverless
8 44 (5.93%) OpenShift
9 40 (5.39%) SaaS
10 38 (5.12%) AWS Lambda
11 24 (3.23%) Azure Functions
12 18 (2.43%) IaaS
13 14 (1.89%) BrowserStack
13 14 (1.89%) Slack
14 12 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (1.62%) CloudBees
15 11 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
16 6 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
17 5 (0.67%) Amazon ECS
17 5 (0.67%) Bitrise
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.18%) Calico
2 16 (2.16%) HTTP
3 7 (0.94%) Broadband
4 6 (0.81%) SSL
5 5 (0.67%) DNS
5 5 (0.67%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.54%) Firewall
6 4 (0.54%) RIP
7 2 (0.27%) Internet
7 2 (0.27%) Network Security
8 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (42.18%) PostgreSQL
2 229 (30.86%) NoSQL
3 227 (30.59%) Relational Database
4 194 (26.15%) Redis
5 181 (24.39%) HBase
6 175 (23.58%) MariaDB
7 151 (20.35%) Big Data
8 51 (6.87%) RDBMS
9 42 (5.66%) Hadoop
10 40 (5.39%) SQL Server
11 39 (5.26%) DB2
12 38 (5.12%) MongoDB
13 36 (4.85%) MySQL
14 23 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
15 21 (2.83%) Blockchain
16 15 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 10 (1.35%) HSQLDB
18 9 (1.21%) MarkLogic
19 7 (0.94%) Apache Hive
19 7 (0.94%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 447 (60.24%) Git (software)
2 420 (56.60%) Jenkins
3 253 (34.10%) Cucumber
4 252 (33.96%) Sonatype Nexus
5 241 (32.48%) JUnit
6 238 (32.08%) Mockito
7 237 (31.94%) IntelliJ
8 233 (31.40%) Eclipse
9 221 (29.78%) Maven
10 212 (28.57%) Protractor
11 182 (24.53%) Cypress.io
12 181 (24.39%) Storybook
13 138 (18.60%) Artifactory
14 113 (15.23%) SonarQube
15 95 (12.80%) JIRA
16 77 (10.38%) Selenium
17 53 (7.14%) gulp
18 42 (5.66%) Bitbucket
19 35 (4.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 35 (4.72%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 369 (49.73%) Finance
2 291 (39.22%) Banking
3 236 (31.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 210 (28.30%) Law
5 70 (9.43%) Social Skills
6 49 (6.60%) Retail
7 39 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (3.37%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.75%) Presentation Skills
10 9 (1.21%) Games
10 9 (1.21%) Private Banking
11 6 (0.81%) Marketing
12 5 (0.67%) Police
13 3 (0.40%) Advertising
13 3 (0.40%) Automotive
13 3 (0.40%) Billing
13 3 (0.40%) Documentation Skills
14 2 (0.27%) iGaming
14 2 (0.27%) Legal
14 2 (0.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 323 (43.53%) Developer
2 228 (30.73%) Java Developer
3 221 (29.78%) Software Engineer
4 87 (11.73%) Principal Engineer
5 76 (10.24%) Principal Software Engineer
6 63 (8.49%) Senior Developer
7 60 (8.09%) Lead Software Engineer
8 59 (7.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 53 (7.14%) Java Engineer
10 45 (6.06%) Lead Developer
11 40 (5.39%) Angular Developer
11 40 (5.39%) Senior Software Engineer
11 40 (5.39%) Software Developer
12 37 (4.99%) DevOps Engineer
13 35 (4.72%) Lead Software Developer
14 34 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
15 25 (3.37%) Senior Java Engineer
16 23 (3.10%) JavaScript Developer
17 21 (2.83%) Test Engineer
18 19 (2.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (60.38%) Spring
2 323 (43.53%) AngularJS
3 316 (42.59%) Kafka
4 274 (36.93%) Node.js
5 266 (35.85%) CSS
6 260 (35.04%) React
7 252 (33.96%) RESTful
8 221 (29.78%) WireMock
9 217 (29.25%) JSON
10 208 (28.03%) Redux
11 207 (27.90%) Spring Boot
12 189 (25.47%) RabbitMQ
13 184 (24.80%) Express
14 181 (24.39%) Spark Streaming
14 181 (24.39%) Tailwind CSS
14 181 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 175 (23.58%) Play Framework
16 129 (17.39%) LAMP
16 129 (17.39%) LAPP Stack
17 103 (13.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 181 (24.39%) Linux Command Line
2 147 (19.81%) User Experience
3 96 (12.94%) Self-Motivation
4 49 (6.60%) Derivative
5 41 (5.53%) Cloud Native
6 29 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
7 25 (3.37%) Mobile App
8 24 (3.23%) Social Network
9 16 (2.16%) Virtual Team
10 15 (2.02%) Algorithms
11 13 (1.75%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (1.62%) Mobile Banking
12 12 (1.62%) Over-the-Top Content
13 11 (1.48%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.48%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.48%) Reinsurance
14 9 (1.21%) CMDB
14 9 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
15 6 (0.81%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 264 (35.58%) Linux
2 230 (31.00%) Unix
3 71 (9.57%) Windows
4 59 (7.95%) Android
5 30 (4.04%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.81%) CentOS
7 5 (0.67%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (54.45%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (47.84%) Microservices
3 354 (47.71%) DevOps
4 314 (42.32%) Software Engineering
5 298 (40.16%) TDD
6 288 (38.81%) Computer Science
7 266 (35.85%) Scrum
8 212 (28.57%) Full Stack Development
9 209 (28.17%) Digital Banking
10 199 (26.82%) BDD
11 187 (25.20%) Validation
12 185 (24.93%) OO
13 181 (24.39%) Cross-Browser Testing
14 165 (22.24%) Clean Code
15 155 (20.89%) Open Source
16 146 (19.68%) Business Continuity
17 138 (18.60%) Software Testing
18 130 (17.52%) High Availability
18 130 (17.52%) Performance Monitoring
19 127 (17.12%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 659 (88.81%) Java
2 223 (30.05%) Groovy
3 222 (29.92%) Python
4 188 (25.34%) JavaScript
5 183 (24.66%) Shell Script
6 87 (11.73%) Kotlin
7 83 (11.19%) SQL
8 80 (10.78%) Java 8
9 70 (9.43%) TypeScript
10 48 (6.47%) Go
11 45 (6.06%) Scala
12 35 (4.72%) Bash Shell
13 27 (3.64%) Java 11
14 25 (3.37%) Ruby
15 22 (2.96%) Gremlin
16 21 (2.83%) Apple Swift
17 19 (2.56%) ES6
18 14 (1.89%) C#
19 10 (1.35%) ES7
20 8 (1.08%) ES8
Qualifications
1 281 (37.87%) Degree
2 205 (27.63%) OCP
2 205 (27.63%) Oracle Certification
3 73 (9.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (2.16%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.54%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (16.71%) QA
2 30 (4.04%) SLA
3 23 (3.10%) EMIR
3 23 (3.10%) MiFID
4 6 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.40%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 219 (29.51%) Docker
2 181 (24.39%) HDFS
3 139 (18.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (4.18%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.67%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.67%) KVM
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 248 (33.42%) Ansible
2 220 (29.65%) Kubernetes
3 91 (12.26%) Opscode Chef
4 66 (8.89%) Terraform
5 42 (5.66%) Grafana
6 36 (4.85%) Kibana
7 35 (4.72%) Puppet
8 19 (2.56%) Prometheus
9 12 (1.62%) Istio
10 9 (1.21%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.81%) logstash
12 3 (0.40%) Consul
12 3 (0.40%) Packer
13 2 (0.27%) HAProxy
14 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
14 1 (0.13%) Fluentd
14 1 (0.13%) Nagios
14 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 195 (26.28%) VMware
2 181 (24.39%) Okta
3 96 (12.94%) Oracle
4 35 (4.72%) Sybase
5 25 (3.37%) Google
6 24 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 19 (2.56%) PayPal
8 15 (2.02%) Splunk
9 9 (1.21%) ServiceNow
10 8 (1.08%) AppDynamics
10 8 (1.08%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.94%) Coverity
12 5 (0.67%) Cisco
12 5 (0.67%) IBM
12 5 (0.67%) SaltStack
12 5 (0.67%) TOWER Software
13 4 (0.54%) Cognizant
13 4 (0.54%) Twitter
14 2 (0.27%) F5
14 2 (0.27%) Facebook