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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drools
Rank 839 806 808
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +2
Permanent jobs citing Drools 41 51 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.051% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 58
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
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
39635 40157 44713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.63% 40.03% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 33653 35054 39427
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 0 28 £55,500 +11.00% 7
South East +1 10 £50,000 -4.76%
East of England - 2 £32,750 -
Yorkshire -38 1 £37,500 -
Drools
UK

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 91 (98.91%) Java
2 72 (78.26%) JMS
3 58 (63.04%) SOA
4 55 (59.78%) Web Services
5 50 (54.35%) Relational Database
6 49 (53.26%) Scrum
6 49 (53.26%) TDD
7 47 (51.09%) Selenium
7 47 (51.09%) Cucumber
7 47 (51.09%) BDD
8 45 (48.91%) OOA/OOD
8 45 (48.91%) OO
9 34 (36.96%) Apache Camel
10 33 (35.87%) Spring
11 30 (32.61%) Hibernate
12 28 (30.43%) Maven
12 28 (30.43%) SOAP
13 23 (25.00%) EJB
13 23 (25.00%) Subversion
14 22 (23.91%) Java EE
14 22 (23.91%) SQL
15 21 (22.83%) J2EE
15 21 (22.83%) JBoss
15 21 (22.83%) XSD
15 21 (22.83%) WSDL
15 21 (22.83%) JSON
16 19 (20.65%) MVC
17 18 (19.57%) Struts
18 17 (18.48%) BPMN
19 16 (17.39%) E-Commerce

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (7.61%) Apache
1 7 (7.61%) Apache Solr
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.09%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (54.35%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.04%) RDBMS
2 12 (13.04%) MySQL
3 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.09%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.09%) Big Data
5 1 (1.09%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 47 (51.09%) Selenium
1 47 (51.09%) Cucumber
2 28 (30.43%) Maven
3 23 (25.00%) Subversion
4 13 (14.13%) Eclipse
5 10 (10.87%) JIRA
5 10 (10.87%) Ant
6 9 (9.78%) TeamCity
7 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
8 7 (7.61%) JUnit
9 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.09%) PROIV
10 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
General
1 10 (10.87%) Retail
1 10 (10.87%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.78%) Banking
3 7 (7.61%) Finance
4 5 (5.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.26%) Front Office
6 1 (1.09%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (93.48%) Developer
2 75 (81.52%) Java Developer
3 19 (20.65%) Junior Developer
3 19 (20.65%) Junior Java Developer
3 19 (20.65%) Junior
4 17 (18.48%) Senior Developer
5 15 (16.30%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (7.61%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.17%) Java Team Leader
10 1 (1.09%) Graduate Java Developer
10 1 (1.09%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (1.09%) Java Programmer
10 1 (1.09%) Integration Engineer
10 1 (1.09%) Oracle Developer
10 1 (1.09%) Integration Manager
10 1 (1.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (78.26%) JMS
2 55 (59.78%) Web Services
3 34 (36.96%) Apache Camel
4 33 (35.87%) Spring
5 30 (32.61%) Hibernate
6 28 (30.43%) SOAP
7 23 (25.00%) EJB
8 22 (23.91%) Java EE
9 21 (22.83%) J2EE
9 21 (22.83%) XSD
9 21 (22.83%) WSDL
9 21 (22.83%) JSON
10 18 (19.57%) Struts
11 15 (16.30%) XML
12 14 (15.22%) REST
13 12 (13.04%) JSTL
14 11 (11.96%) jBPM
14 11 (11.96%) ActiveMQ
15 10 (10.87%) Java SE
16 9 (9.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.52%) Mathematics
2 6 (6.52%) Derivative
2 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.43%) Social Network
4 3 (3.26%) Open Source
5 1 (1.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.22%) Linux
2 8 (8.70%) UNIX
3 5 (5.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (63.04%) SOA
2 49 (53.26%) Scrum
2 49 (53.26%) TDD
3 47 (51.09%) BDD
4 45 (48.91%) OOA/OOD
4 45 (48.91%) OO
5 19 (20.65%) MVC
6 17 (18.48%) BPMN
7 16 (17.39%) E-Commerce
8 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (14.13%) UML
9 13 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.87%) Workflow
11 7 (7.61%) Data Transformation
11 7 (7.61%) OWASP
12 6 (6.52%) Time Management
12 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
13 5 (5.43%) Project Management
13 5 (5.43%) Kanban
13 5 (5.43%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 91 (98.91%) Java
2 22 (23.91%) SQL
3 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.61%) XPath
5 5 (5.43%) Groovy
6 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.09%) PHP5
8 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Degree
2 11 (11.96%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) QA
2 4 (4.35%) Basel III
2 4 (4.35%) CRD IV
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) JBoss
2 14 (15.22%) Oracle
3 7 (7.61%) Sun
4 4 (4.35%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (4.35%) Cerillion
4 4 (4.35%) Nokia
4 4 (4.35%) Siemens
5 1 (1.09%) Reuters
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago