The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank - - 104
Permanent jobs citing Drools 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +150.00%
Drools
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
579 454 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.69% 29.18% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 547 401 510
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Drools
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the Birmingham region.

Drools Salary Trend in Birmingham