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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drools
Rank 822 806 800
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Drools 44 58 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.057% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 45 67
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
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
38738 42109 46353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.88% 41.19% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33548 35852 41530
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +25 35 £57,500 +27.77% 1
East of England - 5 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire -23 3 £55,000 -
South East -7 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Drools
UK

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 82 (98.80%) Java
2 58 (69.88%) SOA
3 55 (66.27%) JMS
4 50 (60.24%) TDD
5 48 (57.83%) Apache Camel
6 46 (55.42%) Cucumber
6 46 (55.42%) Scrum
6 46 (55.42%) Web Services
6 46 (55.42%) BDD
7 41 (49.40%) Selenium
8 36 (43.37%) OOA/OOD
8 36 (43.37%) OO
9 34 (40.96%) Spring
9 34 (40.96%) REST
10 33 (39.76%) Maven
11 32 (38.55%) SOAP
12 31 (37.35%) Hibernate
13 30 (36.14%) ActiveMQ
13 30 (36.14%) Relational Database
14 29 (34.94%) Java EE
15 25 (30.12%) JBoss
16 23 (27.71%) J2EE
17 22 (26.51%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (24.10%) Java SE
19 20 (24.10%) Java EE 5
20 19 (22.89%) Subversion
21 18 (21.69%) Apache
21 18 (21.69%) jBPM
22 17 (20.48%) Middleware

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (30.12%) JBoss
2 18 (21.69%) Apache
3 8 (9.64%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.64%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.64%) WebLogic
4 7 (8.43%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.14%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.05%) RDBMS
3 7 (8.43%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (55.42%) Cucumber
2 41 (49.40%) Selenium
3 33 (39.76%) Maven
4 19 (22.89%) Subversion
5 17 (20.48%) JUnit
6 13 (15.66%) Eclipse
7 12 (14.46%) TeamCity
8 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
9 10 (12.05%) JIRA
10 9 (10.84%) Ant
10 9 (10.84%) Jenkins
11 8 (9.64%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Front Office
3 2 (2.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 80 (96.39%) Developer
2 70 (84.34%) Java Developer
3 21 (25.30%) Senior Developer
4 19 (22.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Junior Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Junior Java Developer
5 18 (21.69%) Junior
6 7 (8.43%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Consultant
6 7 (8.43%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Java Consultant
6 7 (8.43%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Middleware Consultant
7 4 (4.82%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (66.27%) JMS
2 48 (57.83%) Apache Camel
3 46 (55.42%) Web Services
4 34 (40.96%) Spring
4 34 (40.96%) REST
5 32 (38.55%) SOAP
6 31 (37.35%) Hibernate
7 30 (36.14%) ActiveMQ
8 29 (34.94%) Java EE
9 23 (27.71%) J2EE
10 20 (24.10%) Java EE 5
10 20 (24.10%) Java SE
11 18 (21.69%) jBPM
12 17 (20.48%) Middleware
13 14 (16.87%) XML
14 13 (15.66%) XSD
14 13 (15.66%) WSDL
14 13 (15.66%) JSON
15 10 (12.05%) Apache CXF
15 10 (12.05%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Open Source
2 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Linux
2 2 (2.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.88%) SOA
2 50 (60.24%) TDD
3 46 (55.42%) Scrum
3 46 (55.42%) BDD
4 36 (43.37%) OOA/OOD
4 36 (43.37%) OO
5 22 (26.51%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (15.66%) BPMN
7 13 (15.66%) Workflow
8 10 (12.05%) MVC
8 10 (12.05%) Data Transformation
9 9 (10.84%) UML
9 9 (10.84%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.64%) Migration
11 7 (8.43%) Project Management
11 7 (8.43%) OWASP
11 7 (8.43%) Kanban
11 7 (8.43%) Agile Project Management
12 4 (4.82%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (98.80%) Java
2 15 (18.07%) SQL
3 10 (12.05%) XPath
4 9 (10.84%) Groovy
5 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) Sun
1 7 (8.43%) Nokia
1 7 (8.43%) Siemens
1 7 (8.43%) Cerillion
1 7 (8.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + be - bonus, trips, pens +
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago