The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drools
Rank 320 322 321
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Drools 16 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.033% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.087% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 2
Average salary £50,000 £82,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £82,500 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.12% -3.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4694 4578 5144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.75% 38.33% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4051 4070 4850
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Drools
London

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 April 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 April 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) REST
3 16 (53.33%) Web Services
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (50.00%) JDBC
5 14 (46.67%) J2EE
5 14 (46.67%) Scrum
5 14 (46.67%) Swing
5 14 (46.67%) JMS
5 14 (46.67%) Relational Database
6 12 (40.00%) Maven
7 10 (33.33%) TDD
7 10 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (33.33%) OO
8 9 (30.00%) JBoss
8 9 (30.00%) SOA
8 9 (30.00%) JSON
8 9 (30.00%) Selenium
8 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
8 9 (30.00%) BDD
8 9 (30.00%) Apache Camel
9 8 (26.67%) WSDL
9 8 (26.67%) XSD
10 7 (23.33%) Spring
11 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (20.00%) XML
12 5 (16.67%) JUnit
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle
13 4 (13.33%) Sybase

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) DB2
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Maven
2 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (30.00%) Selenium
3 5 (16.67%) JUnit
4 4 (13.33%) Subversion
5 3 (10.00%) Ant
5 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (10.00%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) Mockito
6 1 (3.33%) Concordion
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Java Developer
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Swing Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Junior Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Junior Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Junior
4 1 (3.33%) Java Programmer
4 1 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) REST
2 16 (53.33%) Web Services
3 15 (50.00%) JDBC
4 14 (46.67%) J2EE
4 14 (46.67%) Swing
4 14 (46.67%) JMS
5 9 (30.00%) Apache Camel
5 9 (30.00%) JSON
6 8 (26.67%) WSDL
6 8 (26.67%) XSD
7 7 (23.33%) Spring
8 6 (20.00%) XML
9 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
10 3 (10.00%) jBPM
10 3 (10.00%) SOAP
10 3 (10.00%) Java EE
11 2 (6.67%) Java SE
12 1 (3.33%) JSF
12 1 (3.33%) Ajax
12 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Equities
2 3 (10.00%) Derivative
2 3 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
3 10 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 10 (33.33%) OO
4 9 (30.00%) SOA
4 9 (30.00%) BDD
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Workflow
7 2 (6.67%) BPMN
8 1 (3.33%) Data Transformation
8 1 (3.33%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) XPath
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) JBoss
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Sybase
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 26 days ago