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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drools
Rank 833 798 813
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +15
Permanent jobs citing Drools 37 58 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.057% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.089% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 53 51
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+57.69% -16.66%
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
41570 40572 46192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.58% 39.73% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35304 35382 40977
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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
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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 -20 27 £50,000 -4.76% 2
South East -4 9 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Drools
UK

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 94 (98.95%) Java
2 72 (75.79%) JMS
3 56 (58.95%) Relational Database
4 55 (57.89%) SOA
5 53 (55.79%) Web Services
6 48 (50.53%) Scrum
7 44 (46.32%) TDD
8 40 (42.11%) OO
9 39 (41.05%) OOA/OOD
9 39 (41.05%) BDD
10 38 (40.00%) Selenium
11 37 (38.95%) Hibernate
11 37 (38.95%) Cucumber
12 36 (37.89%) Spring
13 31 (32.63%) Maven
14 29 (30.53%) SQL
15 28 (29.47%) EJB
15 28 (29.47%) Oracle
16 24 (25.26%) SOAP
16 24 (25.26%) Degree
16 24 (25.26%) Apache Camel
17 23 (24.21%) Subversion
17 23 (24.21%) XML
17 23 (24.21%) J2EE
17 23 (24.21%) JBoss
18 21 (22.11%) MVC
18 21 (22.11%) JSON
18 21 (22.11%) Computer Science
18 21 (22.11%) Java EE
19 20 (21.05%) JavaScript

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 5 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
1 5 (5.26%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.21%) Apache
2 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.11%) Documentum
3 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (2.11%) Alfresco
3 2 (2.11%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.05%) Liferay
4 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Office
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (58.95%) Relational Database
2 15 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 12 (12.63%) MySQL
3 12 (12.63%) RDBMS
4 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.16%) DB2
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.05%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.05%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (40.00%) Selenium
2 37 (38.95%) Cucumber
3 31 (32.63%) Maven
4 23 (24.21%) Subversion
5 14 (14.74%) Ant
6 8 (8.42%) Eclipse
7 7 (7.37%) JIRA
8 6 (6.32%) JUnit
8 6 (6.32%) Git (software)
9 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.16%) FitNesse
9 3 (3.16%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.05%) jMock
10 1 (1.05%) PROIV
10 1 (1.05%) Mockito
10 1 (1.05%) Concordion
10 1 (1.05%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (18.95%) Banking
2 14 (14.74%) Finance
3 12 (12.63%) Retail
4 8 (8.42%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.42%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.16%) Front Office
6 1 (1.05%) Law
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (94.74%) Developer
2 83 (87.37%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.95%) Senior Developer
4 17 (17.89%) Junior Developer
4 17 (17.89%) Junior
4 17 (17.89%) Junior Java Developer
5 16 (16.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (4.21%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.11%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.11%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (2.11%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.05%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (1.05%) Java Programmer
8 1 (1.05%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (1.05%) Programmer
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (1.05%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.05%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.05%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.05%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (75.79%) JMS
2 53 (55.79%) Web Services
3 37 (38.95%) Hibernate
4 36 (37.89%) Spring
5 28 (29.47%) EJB
6 24 (25.26%) SOAP
6 24 (25.26%) Apache Camel
7 23 (24.21%) J2EE
7 23 (24.21%) XML
8 21 (22.11%) Java EE
8 21 (22.11%) JSON
9 20 (21.05%) Struts
10 18 (18.95%) XSD
10 18 (18.95%) WSDL
11 16 (16.84%) jBPM
12 15 (15.79%) HTML
13 13 (13.68%) JPA
14 12 (12.63%) JSF
14 12 (12.63%) JSTL
15 10 (10.53%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.11%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.58%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (11.58%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.58%) Mathematics
3 9 (9.47%) Derivative
4 8 (8.42%) Social Network
5 4 (4.21%) Open Source
5 4 (4.21%) Equities
6 3 (3.16%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (3.16%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.16%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.11%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.11%) W3C
7 2 (2.11%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.05%) Clustering
8 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) Linux
2 10 (10.53%) UNIX
2 10 (10.53%) Windows
3 2 (2.11%) Android
3 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.89%) SOA
2 48 (50.53%) Scrum
3 44 (46.32%) TDD
4 40 (42.11%) OO
5 39 (41.05%) OOA/OOD
5 39 (41.05%) BDD
6 21 (22.11%) MVC
7 16 (16.84%) E-Commerce
8 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
9 12 (12.63%) BPMN
10 11 (11.58%) Time Management
11 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.53%) AOP
11 10 (10.53%) UML
12 9 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (8.42%) Workflow
14 5 (5.26%) Unit Testing
15 4 (4.21%) Systems Analysis
15 4 (4.21%) Migration
15 4 (4.21%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 94 (98.95%) Java
2 29 (30.53%) SQL
3 20 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.37%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.16%) Groovy
6 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.11%) XQuery
7 1 (1.05%) XPath
7 1 (1.05%) PHP5
7 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (25.26%) Degree
2 8 (8.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.79%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) Basel III
2 4 (4.21%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 28 (29.47%) Oracle
2 23 (24.21%) JBoss
3 4 (4.21%) Sybase
3 4 (4.21%) Sun
4 1 (1.05%) Reuters
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 21 days ago