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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 840 798 803
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +5
Permanent jobs citing Drools 23 59 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.060% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.062% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 65
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £71,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £41,250 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+12.12% +106.25%
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
37306 40057 41670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.39% 40.87% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32144 33531 37041
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 February 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 February 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
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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 -11 13 £45,000 -14.28% 3
East of England - 6 £45,000 -
South East -26 3 £57,500 +16.16% 2
Yorkshire -1 1 £43,000 - 1
Drools
UK

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 71 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (60.56%) Apache Camel
3 42 (59.15%) Spring
4 39 (54.93%) Hibernate
5 38 (53.52%) JMS
6 37 (52.11%) TDD
6 37 (52.11%) REST
7 36 (50.70%) Maven
7 36 (50.70%) SOA
7 36 (50.70%) JBoss
8 34 (47.89%) ActiveMQ
9 33 (46.48%) Java EE
9 33 (46.48%) Cucumber
9 33 (46.48%) BDD
9 33 (46.48%) Scrum
10 27 (38.03%) SOAP
10 27 (38.03%) Web Services
11 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (35.21%) Selenium
12 25 (35.21%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (35.21%) Apache
13 24 (33.80%) J2EE
13 24 (33.80%) Middleware
14 22 (30.99%) jBPM
14 22 (30.99%) Subversion
15 20 (28.17%) Java EE 5
15 20 (28.17%) Java SE
15 20 (28.17%) JUnit
15 20 (28.17%) OOA/OOD
15 20 (28.17%) OO

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 36 (50.70%) JBoss
2 25 (35.21%) Apache
3 19 (26.76%) Tomcat
4 12 (16.90%) WebSphere
4 12 (16.90%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.23%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) Relational Database
2 10 (14.08%) RDBMS
3 9 (12.68%) MySQL
4 3 (4.23%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (50.70%) Maven
2 33 (46.48%) Cucumber
3 25 (35.21%) Selenium
4 22 (30.99%) Subversion
5 20 (28.17%) JUnit
6 15 (21.13%) Jenkins
7 13 (18.31%) Eclipse
8 12 (16.90%) WebLogic Workshop
8 12 (16.90%) Ant
8 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
9 10 (14.08%) TeamCity
10 8 (11.27%) JIRA
11 3 (4.23%) JMeter
12 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.45%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (91.55%) Developer
2 62 (87.32%) Java Developer
3 19 (26.76%) Senior Java Developer
3 19 (26.76%) Senior Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Consultant
4 11 (15.49%) Junior
4 11 (15.49%) Junior Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Junior Java Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Java Consultant
4 11 (15.49%) Middleware Consultant
5 9 (12.68%) Java Software Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Software Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.82%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.41%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (60.56%) Apache Camel
2 42 (59.15%) Spring
3 39 (54.93%) Hibernate
4 38 (53.52%) JMS
5 37 (52.11%) REST
6 34 (47.89%) ActiveMQ
7 33 (46.48%) Java EE
8 27 (38.03%) SOAP
8 27 (38.03%) Web Services
9 24 (33.80%) J2EE
9 24 (33.80%) Middleware
10 22 (30.99%) jBPM
11 20 (28.17%) Java SE
11 20 (28.17%) Java EE 5
12 13 (18.31%) XML
13 12 (16.90%) JSP
13 12 (16.90%) Spring Security
13 12 (16.90%) Grails
14 11 (15.49%) JSON
14 11 (15.49%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Open Source
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) DTV
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) TDD
2 36 (50.70%) SOA
3 33 (46.48%) Scrum
3 33 (46.48%) BDD
4 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (35.21%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (28.17%) OOA/OOD
6 20 (28.17%) OO
7 16 (22.54%) Workflow
8 12 (16.90%) Migration
9 10 (14.08%) Data Transformation
10 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
11 7 (9.86%) Kanban
11 7 (9.86%) BPMN
11 7 (9.86%) Agile Project Management
11 7 (9.86%) Project Management
12 4 (5.63%) MVC
12 4 (5.63%) Data Modelling
12 4 (5.63%) BPEL
12 4 (5.63%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 12 (16.90%) Groovy
3 10 (14.08%) XPath
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Nokia
1 7 (9.86%) Siemens
1 7 (9.86%) Cerillion
1 7 (9.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 4 (5.63%) IBM
3 2 (2.82%) Sun
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) SAP
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