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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 815 852 803
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -49
Permanent jobs citing Drools 46 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.031% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.081% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 56
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £51,250 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +58.91%
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
38767 41737 40454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.53% 38.50% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33477 35393 35199
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +18 34 £57,500 +15.00% 1
South West - 4 £40,000 - 1
North West - 3 £40,000 -
East of England - 3 £33,000 - 1
South East -22 2 £53,750 +2.38%
Drools
UK

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (95.95%) Java
2 57 (77.03%) Hibernate
3 52 (70.27%) Spring
4 37 (50.00%) JBoss
5 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (40.54%) Jenkins
6 29 (39.19%) Linux
7 27 (36.49%) J2EE
8 26 (35.14%) Maven
9 25 (33.78%) SQL
9 25 (33.78%) Tomcat
9 25 (33.78%) Git (software)
10 24 (32.43%) ActiveMQ
11 23 (31.08%) MySQL
11 23 (31.08%) Open Source
12 19 (25.68%) Apache Camel
12 19 (25.68%) TDD
12 19 (25.68%) jBPM
13 18 (24.32%) Java EE
13 18 (24.32%) Retail
13 18 (24.32%) Web Services
13 18 (24.32%) SOA
14 17 (22.97%) Apache
14 17 (22.97%) SOAP
14 17 (22.97%) Finance
15 16 (21.62%) JUnit
15 16 (21.62%) XML
15 16 (21.62%) Oracle
15 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
16 14 (18.92%) JSON

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 37 (50.00%) JBoss
2 25 (33.78%) Tomcat
3 17 (22.97%) Apache
4 14 (18.92%) WebLogic
5 11 (14.86%) Apache Solr
6 10 (13.51%) nginx
6 10 (13.51%) WebSphere
7 9 (12.16%) Mule
8 7 (9.46%) Mule ESB
9 4 (5.41%) Confluence
10 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
10 2 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (2.70%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (2.70%) Drupal
10 2 (2.70%) Alfresco
10 2 (2.70%) MQSeries
10 2 (2.70%) CMS
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) FTP
2 2 (2.70%) HTTP
2 2 (2.70%) Internet
2 2 (2.70%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) MySQL
2 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.05%) Big Data
5 2 (2.70%) Hazelcast
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.70%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (40.54%) Jenkins
2 26 (35.14%) Maven
3 25 (33.78%) Git (software)
4 16 (21.62%) JUnit
5 12 (16.22%) JIRA
6 11 (14.86%) SoapUI
7 10 (13.51%) WebLogic Workshop
7 10 (13.51%) Ant
8 9 (12.16%) Subversion
9 7 (9.46%) JMeter
9 7 (9.46%) Eclipse
10 6 (8.11%) IntelliJ
11 5 (6.76%) Hudson
12 4 (5.41%) Cucumber
12 4 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (5.41%) Selenium
12 4 (5.41%) XMLUnit
12 4 (5.41%) Checkstyle
13 3 (4.05%) NeoLoad
14 2 (2.70%) Mockito
General
1 18 (24.32%) Retail
2 17 (22.97%) Finance
3 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.05%) Front Office
5 2 (2.70%) Electronics
5 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (68.92%) Developer
2 49 (66.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Senior Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Consultant
3 10 (13.51%) Java Consultant
3 10 (13.51%) Middleware Consultant
4 9 (12.16%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.05%) QA Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Integration Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.05%) UI Developer
7 3 (4.05%) UI Programmer
7 3 (4.05%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Change and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (77.03%) Hibernate
2 52 (70.27%) Spring
3 27 (36.49%) J2EE
4 24 (32.43%) ActiveMQ
5 19 (25.68%) jBPM
5 19 (25.68%) Apache Camel
6 18 (24.32%) Java EE
6 18 (24.32%) Web Services
7 17 (22.97%) SOAP
8 16 (21.62%) XML
9 14 (18.92%) HTML
9 14 (18.92%) JSON
10 13 (17.57%) JMS
10 13 (17.57%) Middleware
11 12 (16.22%) RESTful
12 10 (13.51%) jQuery
13 8 (10.81%) JTA
13 8 (10.81%) Ajax
13 8 (10.81%) REST
14 7 (9.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.76%) Blog
3 3 (4.05%) User Experience
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.70%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.70%) DTV
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (39.19%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) Android
2 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) Open Source
3 19 (25.68%) TDD
4 18 (24.32%) SOA
5 13 (17.57%) Scrum
5 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (17.57%) SDLC
6 11 (14.86%) E-Commerce
7 10 (13.51%) OO
7 10 (13.51%) Migration
7 10 (13.51%) Multithreading
8 9 (12.16%) Waterfall
8 9 (12.16%) BDD
8 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.81%) High Availability
9 8 (10.81%) API Design
9 8 (10.81%) Mentoring
10 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.76%) Integration Testing
11 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 71 (95.95%) Java
2 25 (33.78%) SQL
3 9 (12.16%) C++
3 9 (12.16%) Groovy
3 9 (12.16%) PL/SQL
4 8 (10.81%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.11%) Ruby
6 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.41%) Perl
7 4 (5.41%) PHP
7 4 (5.41%) C#
7 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.41%) Python
7 4 (5.41%) XPath
8 2 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Puppet
1 2 (2.70%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Oracle
2 8 (10.81%) IBM
3 6 (8.11%) Sybase
4 5 (6.76%) Splunk
4 5 (6.76%) AppDynamics
4 5 (6.76%) MuleSoft
5 4 (5.41%) Solace
5 4 (5.41%) SAP
5 4 (5.41%) OpenText
6 2 (2.70%) Adobe
6 2 (2.70%) Informatica
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