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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drools
Rank 236 285 327
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +42
Permanent jobs citing Drools 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.035% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.041% 0.095% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -11.11%
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
2453 3146 4313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.72% 37.16% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2256 2704 3770
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Drools as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Drools also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Drools.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Camel

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Middleware Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Java Middleware Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat