The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mule
Rank 101 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing Mule 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% 0.11% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.68% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
Mule
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
296 333 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.41% 17.83% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 251 284 250
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,600 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mule across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Mule
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Mule Salary Trend in Cheshire

Mule
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +4 2 £37,500 -
Mule
North West

Mule
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Mule 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 Mule.

1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) WSDL
1 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Mule 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 Mule. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) ETL Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) WSDL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA