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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drools
Rank 863 901 856
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -45
Permanent jobs citing Drools 46 28 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.028% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.076% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 48
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £51,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-23.90% +17.14%
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
36170 37017 40722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.30% 37.29% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31529 32068 34213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +22 29 £52,500 +10.52% 4
East of England 0 9 £34,000 -24.44% 1
East Midlands - 4 - -
South East +17 3 £70,000 +19.14% 1
Yorkshire +6 1 £39,000 -29.09% 1
Drools
UK

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (62.14%) Hibernate
3 56 (54.37%) Spring
4 51 (49.51%) SQL
5 42 (40.78%) JBoss
6 40 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (37.86%) J2EE
7 39 (37.86%) jBPM
8 34 (33.01%) Open Source
9 33 (32.04%) SOA
10 32 (31.07%) Maven
11 30 (29.13%) OO
11 30 (29.13%) TDD
12 29 (28.16%) HTML
12 29 (28.16%) Java EE
13 28 (27.18%) Software Engineering
13 28 (27.18%) Oracle
14 25 (24.27%) REST
14 25 (24.27%) Apache Camel
14 25 (24.27%) XML
15 24 (23.30%) JUnit
15 24 (23.30%) Tomcat
16 23 (22.33%) WebLogic
17 22 (21.36%) Middleware
18 21 (20.39%) ActiveMQ
18 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
18 21 (20.39%) CSS
19 20 (19.42%) Workflow
20 19 (18.45%) Finance
20 19 (18.45%) Migration

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 42 (40.78%) JBoss
2 24 (23.30%) Tomcat
3 23 (22.33%) WebLogic
4 19 (18.45%) WebSphere
5 18 (17.48%) Apache
6 9 (8.74%) Alfresco
7 5 (4.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Apache ServiceMix
7 5 (4.85%) CMS
7 5 (4.85%) Drupal
7 5 (4.85%) MQSeries
7 5 (4.85%) Mule
7 5 (4.85%) SAS
8 2 (1.94%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.94%) Liferay
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) GitHub
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) HTTP
1 5 (4.85%) Internet
2 3 (2.91%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.65%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.71%) MySQL
4 8 (7.77%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.80%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.83%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.85%) Big Data
7 5 (4.85%) Hazelcast
7 5 (4.85%) JasperReports
7 5 (4.85%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (4.85%) Pentaho
8 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.94%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 32 (31.07%) Maven
2 24 (23.30%) JUnit
3 17 (16.50%) WebLogic Workshop
4 12 (11.65%) Ant
5 10 (9.71%) SoapUI
6 8 (7.77%) Jenkins
7 7 (6.80%) Eclipse
7 7 (6.80%) Subversion
8 6 (5.83%) JMeter
8 6 (5.83%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (4.85%) Cucumber
9 5 (4.85%) IntelliJ
9 5 (4.85%) Mockito
9 5 (4.85%) Rational Rose
9 5 (4.85%) XMLUnit
10 2 (1.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (1.94%) Checkstyle
10 2 (1.94%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (18.45%) Finance
2 12 (11.65%) Banking
3 7 (6.80%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.83%) Front Office
5 5 (4.85%) Marketing
6 4 (3.88%) Publishing
7 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 66 (64.08%) Developer
2 60 (58.25%) Java Developer
3 35 (33.98%) Java Software Developer
4 26 (25.24%) Java Engineer
4 26 (25.24%) Software Engineer
5 24 (23.30%) Java Software Engineer
6 22 (21.36%) J2EE Developer
6 22 (21.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 20 (19.42%) Software Developer
8 19 (18.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 14 (13.59%) J2EE Software Engineer
9 14 (13.59%) Senior Developer
10 13 (12.62%) Head of Architecture
10 13 (12.62%) Senior Java Developer
11 12 (11.65%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (9.71%) Analyst
12 10 (9.71%) Senior Java Engineer
12 10 (9.71%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 9 (8.74%) Programmer
14 7 (6.80%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (62.14%) Hibernate
2 56 (54.37%) Spring
3 39 (37.86%) J2EE
3 39 (37.86%) jBPM
4 29 (28.16%) HTML
4 29 (28.16%) Java EE
5 25 (24.27%) Apache Camel
5 25 (24.27%) REST
5 25 (24.27%) XML
6 22 (21.36%) Middleware
7 21 (20.39%) ActiveMQ
7 21 (20.39%) CSS
8 17 (16.50%) AngularJS
8 17 (16.50%) Web Services
9 15 (14.56%) JMS
10 14 (13.59%) JPA
11 13 (12.62%) HTML5
12 11 (10.68%) CSS3
12 11 (10.68%) XSL
13 10 (9.71%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.85%) Clustering
2 5 (4.85%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.56%) Linux
2 13 (12.62%) OpenVMS
3 6 (5.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.01%) Open Source
3 33 (32.04%) SOA
4 30 (29.13%) OO
4 30 (29.13%) TDD
5 28 (27.18%) Software Engineering
6 20 (19.42%) Workflow
7 19 (18.45%) Migration
8 14 (13.59%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
9 13 (12.62%) Microservices
9 13 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (10.68%) OOA/OOD
11 11 (10.68%) UML
12 10 (9.71%) Mentoring
12 10 (9.71%) OOP
12 10 (9.71%) Project Management
13 9 (8.74%) ETL
13 9 (8.74%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (49.51%) SQL
3 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.59%) XPath
5 12 (11.65%) Shell Script
6 11 (10.68%) PL/SQL
6 11 (10.68%) Ruby
7 9 (8.74%) XQuery
8 6 (5.83%) C#
8 6 (5.83%) C++
8 6 (5.83%) Perl
8 6 (5.83%) Python
9 5 (4.85%) PHP
9 5 (4.85%) Scala
9 5 (4.85%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.97%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Degree
2 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.80%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.83%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.97%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Kibana
1 2 (1.94%) logstash
Vendors
1 28 (27.18%) Oracle
2 16 (15.53%) Red Hat
3 13 (12.62%) hybris
3 13 (12.62%) webMethods
4 6 (5.83%) OpenText
5 5 (4.85%) Adobe
5 5 (4.85%) Solace
5 5 (4.85%) Sybase
6 3 (2.91%) Pega
7 2 (1.94%) Appcelerator
7 2 (1.94%) IBM
7 2 (1.94%) Intalio
7 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.97%) ILOG
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