The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drools
UK / England
Rank 753 852 888
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +36
Permanent jobs citing Drools 61 52 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.055% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.14% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 46 43 35
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £34,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+51.47% -38.18%

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
30778 35995 36487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.56% 38.41% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26775 31322 31618
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 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 22 January 2017.

Drools Salary Histogram in England

Drools
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drools within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +66 33 £60,000 +14.28% 1
South East +74 17 £40,000 -42.85% 1
East of England +16 9 £55,000 +61.76% 1
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
Drools
UK

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Drools.

1 94 (87.85%) Java
2 59 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (55.14%) JBoss
3 58 (54.21%) Spring
4 56 (52.34%) Maven
5 54 (50.47%) Finance
6 52 (48.60%) SQL
7 51 (47.66%) Hibernate
8 49 (45.79%) JMS
9 46 (42.99%) Jenkins
10 45 (42.06%) J2EE
10 45 (42.06%) Web Services
11 41 (38.32%) MySQL
12 40 (37.38%) Workflow
13 39 (36.45%) ActiveMQ
13 39 (36.45%) Apache Camel
14 38 (35.51%) Oracle
14 38 (35.51%) Linux
15 36 (33.64%) PostgreSQL
16 35 (32.71%) Banking
16 35 (32.71%) XML
17 34 (31.78%) ILOG
18 33 (30.84%) Ant
19 32 (29.91%) JUnit
19 32 (29.91%) UML
19 32 (29.91%) Tomcat
19 32 (29.91%) Subversion
19 32 (29.91%) REST
20 31 (28.97%) Open Source
20 31 (28.97%) HTML

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 59 (55.14%) JBoss
2 32 (29.91%) Tomcat
3 29 (27.10%) WebSphere
4 24 (22.43%) Jetty
4 24 (22.43%) nginx
4 24 (22.43%) WebLogic
5 16 (14.95%) Apache Solr
6 7 (6.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (5.61%) Apache
8 5 (4.67%) PegaRULES
8 5 (4.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (2.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.87%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) GitHub
2 3 (2.80%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) HTTP
1 10 (9.35%) HTTPS
1 10 (9.35%) SNMP
1 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (38.32%) MySQL
2 36 (33.64%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (22.43%) InterSystems Cache
3 24 (22.43%) Oracle Database
3 24 (22.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (22.43%) Relational Database
4 19 (17.76%) MongoDB
5 12 (11.21%) Hadoop
6 11 (10.28%) Neo4j
6 11 (10.28%) Pentaho
7 8 (7.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (5.61%) Big Data
9 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (52.34%) Maven
2 46 (42.99%) Jenkins
3 33 (30.84%) Ant
4 32 (29.91%) JUnit
4 32 (29.91%) Subversion
5 27 (25.23%) Eclipse
6 25 (23.36%) Talend Open Studio
7 24 (22.43%) Hudson
7 24 (22.43%) Sonatype Nexus
8 22 (20.56%) Git (software)
9 10 (9.35%) CppUnit
9 10 (9.35%) GDB
9 10 (9.35%) IntelliJ
9 10 (9.35%) Valgrind
9 10 (9.35%) XMLSpy
10 9 (8.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (7.48%) SoapUI
12 6 (5.61%) FitNesse
12 6 (5.61%) JIRA
13 4 (3.74%) Selenium
General
1 54 (50.47%) Finance
2 35 (32.71%) Banking
3 12 (11.21%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.67%) Back Office
4 5 (4.67%) Retail
4 5 (4.67%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.80%) Law
6 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (67.29%) Developer
2 52 (48.60%) Java Developer
3 21 (19.63%) Consultant
4 17 (15.89%) Software Engineer
5 16 (14.95%) Java Consultant
6 14 (13.08%) Senior Software Engineer
7 12 (11.21%) Java Engineer
7 12 (11.21%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (8.41%) Java Middleware Consultant
8 9 (8.41%) Middleware Consultant
8 9 (8.41%) Senior Java Engineer
8 9 (8.41%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) Applications Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Automation Test Lead
10 6 (5.61%) Java Applications Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Java Middleware Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Middleware Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Business Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Open Source Developer
11 5 (4.67%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (54.21%) Spring
2 51 (47.66%) Hibernate
3 49 (45.79%) JMS
4 45 (42.06%) J2EE
4 45 (42.06%) Web Services
5 39 (36.45%) ActiveMQ
5 39 (36.45%) Apache Camel
6 35 (32.71%) XML
7 32 (29.91%) REST
8 31 (28.97%) HTML
9 29 (27.10%) JRules
9 29 (27.10%) RESTful
10 28 (26.17%) JSP
11 27 (25.23%) Middleware
11 27 (25.23%) XSD
12 26 (24.30%) Java EE
13 24 (22.43%) Apache OpenJPA
13 24 (22.43%) JAX-WS
13 24 (22.43%) JPA
13 24 (22.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.95%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.61%) Fintech
3 6 (5.61%) User Experience
4 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.51%) Linux
2 24 (22.43%) Windows
3 19 (17.76%) Unix
4 11 (10.28%) CentOS
4 11 (10.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.38%) Workflow
3 32 (29.91%) UML
4 31 (28.97%) Open Source
5 29 (27.10%) Microservices
6 26 (24.30%) Analytics
6 26 (24.30%) AOP
6 26 (24.30%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (24.30%) Multithreading
6 26 (24.30%) OO
7 25 (23.36%) API Design
8 24 (22.43%) BPMN
8 24 (22.43%) ETL
8 24 (22.43%) RUP
9 23 (21.50%) Software Engineering
10 22 (20.56%) SOA
11 21 (19.63%) Scrum
12 18 (16.82%) E-Commerce
12 18 (16.82%) Migration
13 16 (14.95%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 94 (87.85%) Java
2 52 (48.60%) SQL
3 29 (27.10%) Shell Script
4 24 (22.43%) C++
5 23 (21.50%) Groovy
6 21 (19.63%) Python
7 17 (15.89%) JavaScript
8 12 (11.21%) C
9 11 (10.28%) Jython
10 10 (9.35%) C#
10 10 (9.35%) Go
10 10 (9.35%) Ruby
10 10 (9.35%) Scala
11 8 (7.48%) PL/SQL
12 5 (4.67%) Korn
13 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (5.61%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.48%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Docker
Vendors
1 38 (35.51%) Oracle
2 34 (31.78%) ILOG
3 25 (23.36%) Talend
4 24 (22.43%) Splunk
5 20 (18.69%) Red Hat
6 17 (15.89%) Altova
7 14 (13.08%) Fiorano
7 14 (13.08%) WSO2
8 10 (9.35%) Google
9 9 (8.41%) Atlassian
9 9 (8.41%) Solace
10 7 (6.54%) MuleSoft
11 5 (4.67%) hybris
11 5 (4.67%) Pega
12 3 (2.80%) Sybase
13 1 (0.93%) IBM
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