The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drools
Rank 298 336 318
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -18
Permanent jobs citing Drools 16 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.049% 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 6
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £69,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -49.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,500 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +34.61%
Drools
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3927 4780 4410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.67% 39.32% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3472 4184 4127
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Drools
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Drools Salary Trend in the City of London

Drools
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Drools across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Drools Salary Histogram in the City of London

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (89.29%) TDD
2 25 (89.29%) Cucumber
2 25 (89.29%) BDD
2 25 (89.29%) JMS
2 25 (89.29%) Scrum
3 23 (82.14%) Web Services
4 21 (75.00%) SOA
4 21 (75.00%) Selenium
4 21 (75.00%) Apache Camel
5 20 (71.43%) Relational Database
6 19 (67.86%) OOA/OOD
6 19 (67.86%) OO
7 14 (50.00%) SOAP
8 9 (32.14%) REST
9 8 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (28.57%) Maven
9 8 (28.57%) Java EE
10 6 (21.43%) JSON
10 6 (21.43%) Java EE 5
10 6 (21.43%) Java SE
10 6 (21.43%) XSD
10 6 (21.43%) WSDL
11 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
12 3 (10.71%) Spring
13 2 (7.14%) Subversion
13 2 (7.14%) jBPM
13 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (7.14%) HTML5
13 2 (7.14%) Eclipse

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 2 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (89.29%) Cucumber
2 21 (75.00%) Selenium
3 8 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
5 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
1 27 (96.43%) Java Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Junior Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Junior Java Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Junior
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Integration Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Java Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) JMS
2 23 (82.14%) Web Services
3 21 (75.00%) Apache Camel
4 14 (50.00%) SOAP
5 9 (32.14%) REST
6 8 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (28.57%) Java EE
7 6 (21.43%) JSON
7 6 (21.43%) Java EE 5
7 6 (21.43%) XSD
7 6 (21.43%) WSDL
7 6 (21.43%) Java SE
8 3 (10.71%) Spring
9 2 (7.14%) jBPM
9 2 (7.14%) HTML
9 2 (7.14%) J2EE
9 2 (7.14%) HTML5
10 1 (3.57%) OSGi
10 1 (3.57%) XML
10 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Derivative
1 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) TDD
1 25 (89.29%) Scrum
1 25 (89.29%) BDD
2 21 (75.00%) SOA
3 19 (67.86%) OOA/OOD
3 19 (67.86%) OO
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
5 1 (3.57%) Data Transformation
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) BPEL
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.57%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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