Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gradle
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 523 548 762
Rank change year-on-year +25 +214 +348
Permanent jobs citing Gradle 870 894 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.47% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.43% 2.53% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 656 702 425
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £34,789
90th Percentile £107,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +4.65%

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 35789 35331 38135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.56% 18.49% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29032 30506 32163
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 +22 839 £60,000 - 47
London +14 536 £67,500 +3.85% 27
UK excluding London +28 326 £49,500 +4.21% 24
North of England +6 109 £46,250 -2.63% 9
South East +34 73 £45,000 -14.29% 6
North West -25 71 £45,000 -5.26% 5
East of England +19 47 £50,000 -16.67% 2
South West +32 45 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Yorkshire +32 35 £50,250 +25.63% 4
Scotland +14 27 £55,000 +24.29% 3
Midlands -1 23 £41,500 -17.00%
West Midlands 0 14 £40,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +14 9 £52,000 -9.57%
North East +12 3 £42,500 -28.57%
Wales +6 1 £33,500 -21.18% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Gradle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Gradle.

1 758 (87.13%) Java
2 554 (63.68%) Agile Software Development
3 504 (57.93%) Maven
4 434 (49.89%) Git (software)
5 415 (47.70%) Jenkins
6 319 (36.67%) Spring
7 304 (34.94%) TDD
8 291 (33.45%) DevOps
9 266 (30.57%) Amazon AWS
10 253 (29.08%) Continuous Integration
11 247 (28.39%) Finance
11 247 (28.39%) Linux
12 244 (28.05%) JavaScript
13 234 (26.90%) JUnit
14 201 (23.10%) Software Engineering
15 199 (22.87%) Hibernate
16 192 (22.07%) BDD
17 190 (21.84%) Scrum
18 188 (21.61%) Python
19 187 (21.49%) Test Automation
20 182 (20.92%) Android
21 180 (20.69%) Web Services
22 171 (19.66%) Docker
23 170 (19.54%) JIRA
24 165 (18.97%) REST
25 163 (18.74%) AngularJS
26 155 (17.82%) NoSQL
26 155 (17.82%) HTML
27 154 (17.70%) Android Development
28 153 (17.59%) Puppet

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
1 105 (12.07%) Tomcat
2 91 (10.46%) WebSphere
3 68 (7.82%) nginx
4 56 (6.44%) JBoss
5 47 (5.40%) Cloud Foundry
5 47 (5.40%) Confluence
6 42 (4.83%) Elasticsearch
7 38 (4.37%) Apache
8 35 (4.02%) WebLogic
9 33 (3.79%) GlassFish
10 32 (3.68%) OpenStack
11 23 (2.64%) Apache Spark
12 19 (2.18%) Apache Solr
13 17 (1.95%) Apache TomEE
14 15 (1.72%) Jetty
15 13 (1.49%) Anypoint
15 13 (1.49%) Mule ESB
16 11 (1.26%) Mule
17 8 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
18 6 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.11%) HipChat
1 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.80%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.11%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 266 (30.57%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (7.93%) PaaS
3 64 (7.36%) Google Play
4 57 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 54 (6.21%) npm
6 44 (5.06%) SaaS
7 43 (4.94%) GitHub
8 27 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (2.76%) Amazon SQS
10 22 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
11 17 (1.95%) Amazon S3
12 16 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (1.84%) OpenShift
13 11 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
14 9 (1.03%) Firebase
15 8 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 7 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
16 7 (0.80%) Serverless
17 5 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (6.44%) HTTP
2 10 (1.15%) Internet
3 8 (0.92%) Firewall
3 8 (0.92%) Wireless
4 4 (0.46%) Skype
4 4 (0.46%) SSH
4 4 (0.46%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.34%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.23%) AMQP
6 2 (0.23%) FTP
6 2 (0.23%) SMTP
6 2 (0.23%) VPN
7 1 (0.11%) DNS
7 1 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.11%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.11%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (17.82%) NoSQL
2 125 (14.37%) MySQL
3 94 (10.80%) MongoDB
4 68 (7.82%) SQL Server
5 62 (7.13%) Relational Database
6 52 (5.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 47 (5.40%) Big Data
8 43 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (3.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 29 (3.33%) Redis
11 27 (3.10%) Hadoop
12 20 (2.30%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
14 13 (1.49%) Neo4j
15 12 (1.38%) DB2
16 10 (1.15%) Blockchain
16 10 (1.15%) Couchbase
16 10 (1.15%) HBase
17 9 (1.03%) Hazelcast
18 7 (0.80%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 504 (57.93%) Maven
2 434 (49.89%) Git (software)
3 415 (47.70%) Jenkins
4 234 (26.90%) JUnit
5 170 (19.54%) JIRA
6 149 (17.13%) Ant
7 122 (14.02%) TeamCity
8 109 (12.53%) Mockito
9 104 (11.95%) Android Studio
10 92 (10.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 62 (7.13%) gulp
12 54 (6.21%) Selenium
13 53 (6.09%) Cucumber
13 53 (6.09%) Subversion
14 52 (5.98%) Bitbucket
15 46 (5.29%) Eclipse
16 37 (4.25%) Travis CI
17 36 (4.14%) Appium
17 36 (4.14%) TestNG
18 34 (3.91%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 247 (28.39%) Finance
2 122 (14.02%) Banking
3 71 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 62 (7.13%) Retail Banking
5 54 (6.21%) Retail
6 45 (5.17%) Publishing
7 37 (4.25%) Games
8 36 (4.14%) Front Office
9 24 (2.76%) Advertising
10 14 (1.61%) Marketing
11 13 (1.49%) Electronics
12 11 (1.26%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.57%) Automotive
14 4 (0.46%) Local Government
15 3 (0.34%) Legal
15 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.23%) Billing
17 1 (0.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 497 (57.13%) Developer
2 344 (39.54%) Java Developer
3 139 (15.98%) Android Developer
4 126 (14.48%) Senior Developer
5 104 (11.95%) Senior Java Developer
6 94 (10.80%) Java Engineer
7 81 (9.31%) Software Engineer
8 74 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
9 49 (5.63%) Subject Matter Expert
10 45 (5.17%) Java Software Engineer
11 36 (4.14%) Lead DevOps
12 31 (3.56%) Lead Developer
13 30 (3.45%) Applications Developer
13 30 (3.45%) Software Developer
14 29 (3.33%) Android Engineer
15 27 (3.10%) Java Software Developer
15 27 (3.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 26 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
17 24 (2.76%) Java Android Developer
18 23 (2.64%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (36.67%) Spring
2 199 (22.87%) Hibernate
3 180 (20.69%) Web Services
4 165 (18.97%) REST
5 163 (18.74%) AngularJS
6 155 (17.82%) HTML
7 151 (17.36%) RESTful
8 113 (12.99%) CSS
9 112 (12.87%) Spring Boot
10 110 (12.64%) XML
11 98 (11.26%) Node.js
12 95 (10.92%) .NET
13 91 (10.46%) JSON
14 90 (10.34%) Android SDK
15 85 (9.77%) HTML5
16 77 (8.85%) SOAP
17 74 (8.51%) React
18 65 (7.47%) J2EE
19 58 (6.67%) jQuery
19 58 (6.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 98 (11.26%) Computer Science
2 90 (10.34%) User Experience
3 89 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (8.39%) Mobile App
5 59 (6.78%) Fintech
6 38 (4.37%) Greenfield Project
7 32 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (2.76%) Data Structures
9 23 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (2.18%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.72%) Equities
12 13 (1.49%) Public Cloud
13 7 (0.80%) FMCG
13 7 (0.80%) Linked Data
14 6 (0.69%) STB
15 5 (0.57%) Clustering
15 5 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
15 5 (0.57%) iPad
15 5 (0.57%) N-Tier
15 5 (0.57%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 247 (28.39%) Linux
2 182 (20.92%) Android
3 109 (12.53%) Unix
4 61 (7.01%) Apple iOS
5 60 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (5.63%) Solaris
7 31 (3.56%) Windows
8 16 (1.84%) CentOS
9 13 (1.49%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.69%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (63.68%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (34.94%) TDD
3 291 (33.45%) DevOps
4 253 (29.08%) Continuous Integration
5 201 (23.10%) Software Engineering
6 192 (22.07%) BDD
7 190 (21.84%) Scrum
8 187 (21.49%) Test Automation
9 154 (17.70%) Android Development
10 144 (16.55%) Microservices
11 136 (15.63%) OO
12 133 (15.29%) Open Source
13 124 (14.25%) SDLC
14 100 (11.49%) MVC
15 87 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
16 71 (8.16%) Unit Testing
17 69 (7.93%) Asset Management
18 64 (7.36%) Software Delivery
18 64 (7.36%) Wealth Management
19 56 (6.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 758 (87.13%) Java
2 244 (28.05%) JavaScript
3 188 (21.61%) Python
4 152 (17.47%) SQL
5 140 (16.09%) Groovy
6 103 (11.84%) Shell Script
7 55 (6.32%) Bash Shell
8 51 (5.86%) Ruby
9 50 (5.75%) Scala
10 49 (5.63%) C++
11 48 (5.52%) C#
12 39 (4.48%) PHP
13 27 (3.10%) Objective-C
14 25 (2.87%) Go
15 24 (2.76%) Clojure
16 23 (2.64%) Perl
17 22 (2.53%) XPath
18 18 (2.07%) ES6
19 17 (1.95%) TypeScript
20 16 (1.84%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 123 (14.14%) Degree
2 81 (9.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.69%) PhD
4 2 (0.23%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.23%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.23%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.09%) QA
2 12 (1.38%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.46%) MiFID
4 3 (0.34%) EMIR
5 2 (0.23%) SLA
6 1 (0.11%) PSD2
System Software
1 171 (19.66%) Docker
2 55 (6.32%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (1.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (0.80%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.46%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.34%) GridGain
6 3 (0.34%) HDFS
6 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 153 (17.59%) Puppet
2 144 (16.55%) Ansible
3 143 (16.44%) Opscode Chef
4 84 (9.66%) Kubernetes
5 16 (1.84%) Terraform
6 11 (1.26%) CloudHub
6 11 (1.26%) Packer
7 8 (0.92%) HockeyApp
8 7 (0.80%) Salt
9 5 (0.57%) Mesos
9 5 (0.57%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.23%) logstash
11 2 (0.23%) Nagios
12 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.11%) Icinga
12 1 (0.11%) Kibana
12 1 (0.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 105 (12.07%) Oracle
2 98 (11.26%) Google
3 52 (5.98%) Red Hat
4 23 (2.64%) AppDynamics
5 20 (2.30%) IBM
5 20 (2.30%) StreamBase
5 20 (2.30%) TIBCO
6 14 (1.61%) MuleSoft
7 11 (1.26%) Microsoft
8 9 (1.03%) Apple
9 8 (0.92%) Apigee
9 8 (0.92%) Atlassian
9 8 (0.92%) Concur
9 8 (0.92%) SAP
10 7 (0.80%) Splunk
11 6 (0.69%) Perforce
12 5 (0.57%) ATG
13 4 (0.46%) Solace
13 4 (0.46%) Sybase
14 3 (0.34%) VMware