The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 830 865 813
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -52
Permanent jobs citing Drools 36 51 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.046% 0.046%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.093% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 39
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £49,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-19.19% +32.00%
Drools
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38729 44134 41420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.04% 39.39% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33444 38058 36334
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in England

Drools
Salary Trend in England

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

Drools Salary Trend in England

Drools
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Drools across the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Drools Salary Histogram in England

Drools
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drools within the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 28 £57,500 +15.00% 6
East of England - 4 £33,000 -
North West - 3 £40,000 -
South East -1 1 £57,500 +16.16%
Drools
UK

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 57 (96.61%) Java
2 49 (83.05%) Hibernate
3 48 (81.36%) Spring
4 37 (62.71%) JBoss
5 31 (52.54%) Tomcat
6 27 (45.76%) J2EE
7 23 (38.98%) Linux
7 23 (38.98%) Jenkins
8 22 (37.29%) MySQL
8 22 (37.29%) Git (software)
9 21 (35.59%) ActiveMQ
10 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (32.20%) Retail
11 19 (32.20%) Maven
12 18 (30.51%) SOAP
13 17 (28.81%) Apache
14 16 (27.12%) TDD
14 16 (27.12%) jBPM
15 15 (25.42%) Open Source
16 14 (23.73%) Apache Camel
16 14 (23.73%) Ajax
16 14 (23.73%) jQuery
16 14 (23.73%) Middleware
17 13 (22.03%) JUnit
18 12 (20.34%) SQL
18 12 (20.34%) IBM
18 12 (20.34%) JTA
18 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
18 12 (20.34%) High Availability
18 12 (20.34%) API Design

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 37 (62.71%) JBoss
2 31 (52.54%) Tomcat
3 17 (28.81%) Apache
4 10 (16.95%) WebSphere
4 10 (16.95%) WebLogic
5 8 (13.56%) Apache Solr
6 7 (11.86%) nginx
7 5 (8.47%) Mule
7 5 (8.47%) Mule ESB
8 4 (6.78%) Confluence
8 4 (6.78%) OpenStack
9 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) MySQL
2 9 (15.25%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.78%) Hazelcast
4 3 (5.08%) Big Data
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (38.98%) Jenkins
2 22 (37.29%) Git (software)
3 19 (32.20%) Maven
4 13 (22.03%) JUnit
5 10 (16.95%) WebLogic Workshop
6 9 (15.25%) JIRA
7 8 (13.56%) JMeter
8 7 (11.86%) Subversion
9 6 (10.17%) SoapUI
10 5 (8.47%) Ant
11 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
12 3 (5.08%) Hudson
13 2 (3.39%) NeoLoad
13 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (3.39%) Selenium
13 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
14 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
14 1 (1.69%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 19 (32.20%) Retail
2 10 (16.95%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.08%) Electronics
4 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.08%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Developer
1 40 (67.80%) Java Developer
2 12 (20.34%) Software Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Java Software Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Java Consultant
3 10 (16.95%) Consultant
3 10 (16.95%) Middleware Consultant
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (5.08%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.39%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.39%) UI Programmer
9 2 (3.39%) Change and Release Manager
9 2 (3.39%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (83.05%) Hibernate
2 48 (81.36%) Spring
3 27 (45.76%) J2EE
4 21 (35.59%) ActiveMQ
5 18 (30.51%) SOAP
6 16 (27.12%) jBPM
7 14 (23.73%) Middleware
7 14 (23.73%) Ajax
7 14 (23.73%) jQuery
7 14 (23.73%) Apache Camel
8 12 (20.34%) JTA
9 11 (18.64%) JMS
9 11 (18.64%) Web Services
9 11 (18.64%) RESTful
9 11 (18.64%) JSON
10 10 (16.95%) Java EE
10 10 (16.95%) REST
11 8 (13.56%) JPA
12 7 (11.86%) XML
13 5 (8.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.08%) DTV
2 3 (5.08%) Blog
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Android
2 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) TDD
3 15 (25.42%) Open Source
4 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.34%) High Availability
4 12 (20.34%) API Design
5 11 (18.64%) SOA
6 10 (16.95%) Migration
6 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.95%) Multithreading
7 9 (15.25%) SDLC
8 8 (13.56%) BDD
8 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.86%) Scrum
9 7 (11.86%) Unit Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Workflow
11 5 (8.47%) OO
11 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
12 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 57 (96.61%) Java
2 12 (20.34%) SQL
3 9 (15.25%) Groovy
4 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) C++
5 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.39%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) IBM
2 5 (8.47%) SAP
3 4 (6.78%) Splunk
3 4 (6.78%) AppDynamics
4 3 (5.08%) MuleSoft
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) Informatica
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