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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drools
Rank 310 317 346
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +29
Permanent jobs citing Drools 6 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.053% 0.12% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.31% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 2
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,800 £62,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £65,000 £84,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -15.03%
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
4197 4453 4948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.84% 37.60% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3660 3987 4660
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 36 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (88.89%) Scrum
2 32 (88.89%) JMS
3 31 (86.11%) Relational Database
4 30 (83.33%) Cucumber
4 30 (83.33%) BDD
4 30 (83.33%) TDD
4 30 (83.33%) Selenium
5 29 (80.56%) OOA/OOD
6 28 (77.78%) OO
7 21 (58.33%) Web Services
7 21 (58.33%) Apache Camel
8 18 (50.00%) XSD
8 18 (50.00%) SOA
8 18 (50.00%) WSDL
8 18 (50.00%) JSON
9 13 (36.11%) SOAP
10 12 (33.33%) Maven
11 9 (25.00%) JBoss
12 6 (16.67%) Spring
12 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (13.89%) Subversion
13 5 (13.89%) Java EE
14 4 (11.11%) Java SE
14 4 (11.11%) Derivative
14 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
14 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
14 4 (11.11%) XML
14 4 (11.11%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (86.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) DB2
2 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (83.33%) Selenium
1 30 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 12 (33.33%) Maven
3 5 (13.89%) Subversion
4 4 (11.11%) JUnit
4 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.56%) Ant
5 2 (5.56%) JIRA
5 2 (5.56%) FitNesse
5 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
1 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
1 34 (94.44%) Java Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Junior Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Junior Java Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Junior
3 1 (2.78%) Java Programmer
3 1 (2.78%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
3 1 (2.78%) Programmer
3 1 (2.78%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) JMS
2 21 (58.33%) Web Services
2 21 (58.33%) Apache Camel
3 18 (50.00%) WSDL
3 18 (50.00%) XSD
3 18 (50.00%) JSON
4 13 (36.11%) SOAP
5 6 (16.67%) Spring
6 5 (13.89%) Java EE
7 4 (11.11%) Java SE
7 4 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (11.11%) XML
8 3 (8.33%) HTML
8 3 (8.33%) Java EE 5
8 3 (8.33%) REST
8 3 (8.33%) HTML5
9 2 (5.56%) OSGi
9 2 (5.56%) Apache CXF
9 2 (5.56%) jBPM
9 2 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Derivative
2 2 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (5.56%) Open Source
2 2 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.56%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Scrum
2 30 (83.33%) BDD
2 30 (83.33%) TDD
3 29 (80.56%) OOA/OOD
4 28 (77.78%) OO
5 18 (50.00%) SOA
6 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) BPMN
8 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Data Transformation
8 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.56%) BPEL
8 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Workflow
9 1 (2.78%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) XPath
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) JBoss
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Sybase
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