Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
UK
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 454 557 550
Rank change year-on-year +103 -7 -59
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 717 244 709
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.02% 1.77% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 316 178 555
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,934 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% -
75th Percentile £92,813 £72,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £87,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -9.09%

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 23,715 13,750 27,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.01% 19.93% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15,310 11,149 22,299
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
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 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Gradle in the UK

Gradle
Top 17 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 29 July 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 +130 694 £62,500 +8.70% 91
London +80 382 £80,000 +9.59% 61
UK excluding London +51 322 £52,500 - 35
South East +95 257 £50,000 -13.04% 7
Work from Home -144 119 £57,500 -11.54% 17
North of England -64 19 £62,500 +19.05% 8
North West -54 13 £62,500 +19.05% 7
Midlands -79 13 £52,500 +2.44% 9
Scotland -70 12 £55,000 +10.00% 4
South West -84 10 £47,500 -7.93% 3
East of England -49 8 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands -66 8 £51,250 +2.50% 6
East Midlands -43 5 £52,500 -4.55% 3
Yorkshire -69 5 £67,500 +20.54%
Wales -29 2 £50,000 - 1
North East - 1 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 635 (88.56%) Java
2 429 (59.83%) Spring
3 420 (58.58%) Git (software)
4 418 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
5 412 (57.46%) Jenkins
6 370 (51.60%) Finance
7 358 (49.93%) Microservices
8 341 (47.56%) DevOps
9 317 (44.21%) PostgreSQL
10 313 (43.65%) AngularJS
11 307 (42.82%) AWS
12 306 (42.68%) Software Engineering
13 305 (42.54%) Kafka
14 302 (42.12%) Degree
15 298 (41.56%) Banking
16 286 (39.89%) TDD
17 276 (38.49%) Computer Science
18 266 (37.10%) Node.js
19 253 (35.29%) CSS
20 251 (35.01%) React
21 249 (34.73%) Docker
22 247 (34.45%) Linux
23 241 (33.61%) Kubernetes
24 238 (33.19%) Ansible
25 235 (32.78%) Scrum
26 229 (31.94%) GitHub
27 226 (31.52%) RESTful
27 226 (31.52%) IntelliJ
28 223 (31.10%) Cucumber
29 219 (30.54%) Eclipse

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
1 202 (28.17%) Apache Spark
2 199 (27.75%) Apache
3 197 (27.48%) GemFire
4 88 (12.27%) Elasticsearch
5 43 (6.00%) Confluence
6 40 (5.58%) Cloud Foundry
7 22 (3.07%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.26%) Apache Solr
8 9 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (1.12%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.98%) Camunda
11 6 (0.84%) nginx
12 5 (0.70%) Apache Pulsar
12 5 (0.70%) CloudStack
12 5 (0.70%) IIS
13 3 (0.42%) Jetty
14 2 (0.28%) CMS
14 2 (0.28%) JBoss
14 2 (0.28%) Traefik
14 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.98%) InVision
3 4 (0.56%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (1.95%) Distributed Ledger
1 14 (1.95%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 307 (42.82%) AWS
2 229 (31.94%) GitHub
3 169 (23.57%) Azure
4 127 (17.71%) GCP
5 112 (15.62%) Amazon Kinesis
6 68 (9.48%) PaaS
7 58 (8.09%) SaaS
8 47 (6.56%) OpenShift
9 34 (4.74%) Serverless
10 30 (4.18%) IaaS
11 25 (3.49%) AWS Lambda
12 19 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
13 16 (2.23%) Amazon ECS
14 15 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (2.09%) BrowserStack
15 14 (1.95%) npm
16 10 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
16 10 (1.39%) Azure Data Factory
16 10 (1.39%) Azure ExpressRoute
16 10 (1.39%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.18%) Calico
2 17 (2.37%) Firewall
2 17 (2.37%) HTTP
3 10 (1.39%) DMZ
4 8 (1.12%) Broadband
5 5 (0.70%) SSL
5 5 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.70%) VLAN
6 2 (0.28%) DNS
6 2 (0.28%) Internet
7 1 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (44.21%) PostgreSQL
2 211 (29.43%) Relational Database
3 182 (25.38%) Redis
4 180 (25.10%) NoSQL
5 166 (23.15%) HBase
5 166 (23.15%) MariaDB
6 130 (18.13%) Big Data
7 52 (7.25%) RDBMS
8 51 (7.11%) MongoDB
8 51 (7.11%) MySQL
9 49 (6.83%) Hadoop
10 40 (5.58%) DB2
11 27 (3.77%) SQL Server
12 14 (1.95%) Blockchain
13 12 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (1.39%) Couchbase
15 9 (1.26%) Hazelcast
16 8 (1.12%) HSQLDB
17 7 (0.98%) Flink
Development Applications
1 420 (58.58%) Git (software)
2 412 (57.46%) Jenkins
3 226 (31.52%) IntelliJ
4 223 (31.10%) Cucumber
5 219 (30.54%) Eclipse
5 219 (30.54%) Maven
5 219 (30.54%) Sonatype Nexus
6 208 (29.01%) JUnit
7 201 (28.03%) Mockito
8 196 (27.34%) Protractor
9 167 (23.29%) Cypress.io
10 166 (23.15%) Storybook
11 133 (18.55%) Artifactory
12 84 (11.72%) JIRA
13 81 (11.30%) SonarQube
14 66 (9.21%) Selenium
15 55 (7.67%) gulp
16 46 (6.42%) Bitbucket
17 36 (5.02%) Bitbucket Server
18 24 (3.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 370 (51.60%) Finance
2 298 (41.56%) Banking
3 205 (28.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 195 (27.20%) Law
5 80 (11.16%) Social Skills
6 41 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (5.02%) Retail
8 26 (3.63%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.95%) Billing
10 13 (1.81%) Presentation Skills
11 7 (0.98%) Games
11 7 (0.98%) Marketing
12 5 (0.70%) Documentation Skills
12 5 (0.70%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.42%) Advertising
13 3 (0.42%) Automotive
14 2 (0.28%) iGaming
14 2 (0.28%) Legal
14 2 (0.28%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 318 (44.35%) Developer
2 233 (32.50%) Java Developer
3 218 (30.40%) Software Engineer
4 79 (11.02%) Principal Engineer
5 78 (10.88%) Senior Developer
6 69 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 68 (9.48%) Principal Software Engineer
8 50 (6.97%) Java Engineer
8 50 (6.97%) Lead Software Engineer
9 42 (5.86%) Lead Developer
10 40 (5.58%) DevOps Engineer
11 37 (5.16%) Software Developer
12 36 (5.02%) Senior Software Engineer
13 35 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
14 34 (4.74%) Angular Developer
15 32 (4.46%) Lead Software Developer
16 29 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
17 25 (3.49%) Cloud Engineer
18 20 (2.79%) AWS Developer
19 19 (2.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (59.83%) Spring
2 313 (43.65%) AngularJS
3 305 (42.54%) Kafka
4 266 (37.10%) Node.js
5 253 (35.29%) CSS
6 251 (35.01%) React
7 226 (31.52%) RESTful
8 204 (28.45%) JSON
9 194 (27.06%) WireMock
10 184 (25.66%) Redux
11 181 (25.24%) Spring Boot
12 167 (23.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 166 (23.15%) Express
13 166 (23.15%) Spark Streaming
13 166 (23.15%) Tailwind CSS
14 152 (21.20%) Play Framework
15 151 (21.06%) RabbitMQ
16 113 (15.76%) HTML
16 113 (15.76%) LAMP
16 113 (15.76%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 166 (23.15%) Linux Command Line
2 131 (18.27%) User Experience
3 99 (13.81%) Self-Motivation
4 50 (6.97%) Derivative
5 40 (5.58%) Cloud Native
6 34 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (4.74%) Mobile Banking
7 18 (2.51%) N-Tier
8 17 (2.37%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.23%) Private Cloud
10 14 (1.95%) Legacy Systems
10 14 (1.95%) Virtual Team
11 11 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
11 11 (1.53%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
12 10 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.39%) Social Network
13 7 (0.98%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.98%) Clustering
14 6 (0.84%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 247 (34.45%) Linux
2 213 (29.71%) Unix
3 71 (9.90%) Windows
4 40 (5.58%) Android
5 22 (3.07%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.56%) CentOS
7 2 (0.28%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.28%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
2 358 (49.93%) Microservices
3 341 (47.56%) DevOps
4 306 (42.68%) Software Engineering
5 286 (39.89%) TDD
6 276 (38.49%) Computer Science
7 235 (32.78%) Scrum
8 207 (28.87%) Full Stack Development
9 195 (27.20%) Digital Banking
10 172 (23.99%) Validation
11 167 (23.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 165 (23.01%) Clean Code
13 160 (22.32%) BDD
14 157 (21.90%) OO
15 135 (18.83%) Open Source
16 133 (18.55%) Fintech
17 126 (17.57%) Business Continuity
18 119 (16.60%) Software Testing
19 116 (16.18%) High Availability
20 115 (16.04%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 635 (88.56%) Java
2 212 (29.57%) Python
3 209 (29.15%) Groovy
4 207 (28.87%) JavaScript
5 167 (23.29%) Shell Script
6 113 (15.76%) SQL
7 74 (10.32%) Java 8
7 74 (10.32%) Kotlin
8 67 (9.34%) TypeScript
9 45 (6.28%) Bash Shell
10 36 (5.02%) Scala
11 30 (4.18%) Go
12 27 (3.77%) Java 11
13 22 (3.07%) Gremlin
14 21 (2.93%) PowerShell
14 21 (2.93%) Ruby
15 14 (1.95%) C++
15 14 (1.95%) PL/SQL
16 13 (1.81%) Apple Swift
17 12 (1.67%) ES6
Qualifications
1 302 (42.12%) Degree
2 191 (26.64%) OCP
2 191 (26.64%) Oracle Certification
3 68 (9.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (2.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 10 (1.39%) AWS Certification
6 8 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.12%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.70%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (13.39%) QA
2 29 (4.04%) SLA
3 24 (3.35%) EMIR
3 24 (3.35%) MiFID
4 6 (0.84%) Accessibility
5 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.14%) NCSC
System Software
1 249 (34.73%) Docker
2 166 (23.15%) HDFS
3 116 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (5.58%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.39%) Active Directory
6 9 (1.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 241 (33.61%) Kubernetes
2 238 (33.19%) Ansible
3 86 (11.99%) Opscode Chef
4 59 (8.23%) Terraform
5 43 (6.00%) Grafana
6 37 (5.16%) Puppet
7 33 (4.60%) Kibana
8 27 (3.77%) Prometheus
9 7 (0.98%) logstash
10 5 (0.70%) ITRS Geneos
10 5 (0.70%) Nagios
10 5 (0.70%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.56%) Consul
12 3 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.42%) Istio
13 1 (0.14%) Fluentd
13 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 171 (23.85%) VMware
2 166 (23.15%) Okta
3 88 (12.27%) Oracle
4 36 (5.02%) Sybase
5 27 (3.77%) Google
6 26 (3.63%) Microsoft
7 18 (2.51%) PayPal
8 17 (2.37%) IBM
9 13 (1.81%) Splunk
10 12 (1.67%) Atlassian
11 9 (1.26%) Guidewire
12 7 (0.98%) AppDynamics
13 5 (0.70%) New Relic
13 5 (0.70%) ServiceNow
14 4 (0.56%) TOWER Software
14 4 (0.56%) Veracode
15 3 (0.42%) Red Hat
16 1 (0.14%) ATG
16 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com
16 1 (0.14%) SAP