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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drools
Rank 243 305 324
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +19
Permanent jobs citing Drools 5 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.080% 0.057% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.17% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 19
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £39,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+70.88% -21.00%
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
2545 3635 4680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.54% 34.70% 38.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2332 3136 4003
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 £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 July 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JBoss
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (100.00%) Middleware
1 9 (100.00%) Migration
1 9 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (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 9 (100.00%) JBoss
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Consultant
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Consultant
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Middleware Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Java Middleware Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 9 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 9 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Migration
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat