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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 842 840 825
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Drools 26 61 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.055% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.066% 0.14% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 26 54 35
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 £42,500 £38,950 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £46,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+24.32% +20.12%
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
39246 44699 42093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.93% 40.39% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33714 37895 37002
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +6 22 £55,000 -15.38% 6
South East +7 2 £57,500 +17.34%
East of England +22 1 £45,000 -5.26%
North West - 1 £42,500 -
Drools
UK

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 60 (98.36%) Java
2 43 (70.49%) Hibernate
2 43 (70.49%) Spring
3 38 (62.30%) JBoss
4 31 (50.82%) Tomcat
4 31 (50.82%) J2EE
5 29 (47.54%) Apache Camel
6 28 (45.90%) ActiveMQ
7 25 (40.98%) Maven
7 25 (40.98%) JMS
8 24 (39.34%) SOAP
8 24 (39.34%) TDD
9 22 (36.07%) Java EE
9 22 (36.07%) REST
10 21 (34.43%) SOA
11 20 (32.79%) Middleware
12 19 (31.15%) Scrum
12 19 (31.15%) MySQL
12 19 (31.15%) Cucumber
12 19 (31.15%) BDD
12 19 (31.15%) jBPM
13 18 (29.51%) Apache
14 17 (27.87%) Web Services
14 17 (27.87%) JUnit
14 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
15 13 (21.31%) Ajax
15 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
16 12 (19.67%) WebLogic Workshop
16 12 (19.67%) Migration

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 38 (62.30%) JBoss
2 31 (50.82%) Tomcat
3 18 (29.51%) Apache
4 12 (19.67%) WebSphere
4 12 (19.67%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.56%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.64%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.64%) Mule
7 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) MySQL
2 8 (13.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) Hazelcast
4 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.64%) Big Data
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Maven
2 19 (31.15%) Cucumber
3 17 (27.87%) JUnit
4 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
5 12 (19.67%) WebLogic Workshop
6 10 (16.39%) Selenium
7 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
8 8 (13.11%) Subversion
9 6 (9.84%) Eclipse
10 5 (8.20%) Ant
10 5 (8.20%) JMeter
11 4 (6.56%) JIRA
11 4 (6.56%) TeamCity
12 2 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (18.03%) Telecoms
1 11 (18.03%) Retail
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (83.61%) Developer
1 51 (83.61%) Java Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Software Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Java Software Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Senior Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Consultant
4 11 (18.03%) Middleware Consultant
4 11 (18.03%) Java Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) Junior
5 8 (13.11%) Junior Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Junior Java Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.28%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (70.49%) Hibernate
1 43 (70.49%) Spring
2 31 (50.82%) J2EE
3 29 (47.54%) Apache Camel
4 28 (45.90%) ActiveMQ
5 25 (40.98%) JMS
6 24 (39.34%) SOAP
7 22 (36.07%) Java EE
7 22 (36.07%) REST
8 20 (32.79%) Middleware
9 19 (31.15%) jBPM
10 17 (27.87%) Web Services
11 13 (21.31%) Ajax
12 12 (19.67%) JSON
12 12 (19.67%) jQuery
13 11 (18.03%) JPA
13 11 (18.03%) JTA
14 10 (16.39%) Java SE
14 10 (16.39%) Java EE 5
15 6 (9.84%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Open Source
2 3 (4.92%) DTV
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) TDD
2 21 (34.43%) SOA
3 19 (31.15%) Scrum
3 19 (31.15%) BDD
4 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
6 12 (19.67%) Migration
7 11 (18.03%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (18.03%) OO
7 11 (18.03%) High Availability
8 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (14.75%) Workflow
10 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.20%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (4.92%) Kanban
11 3 (4.92%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (4.92%) Data Transformation
11 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (98.36%) Java
2 12 (19.67%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.56%) Groovy
5 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.92%) XPath
6 2 (3.28%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) IBM
2 4 (6.56%) SAP
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) Nokia
3 3 (4.92%) Siemens
3 3 (4.92%) Cerillion
3 3 (4.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (1.64%) Informatica
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