The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 119 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Drools 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.17% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
Drools
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
642 786 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.69% 44.81% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 538 657 706
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Drools
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Drools Salary Trend in Cheshire

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Drools also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Drools.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) J2SE
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Java ME
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Drools also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Drools. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Applications Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2SE
2 3 (75.00%) Java ME
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Security
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Android Development
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle