The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drools
Rank 842 799 821
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +22
Permanent jobs citing Drools 39 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.055% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.091% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 51 46
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.84%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42744 40582 46173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.07% 39.86% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36639 35450 41074
Average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Drools
UK

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(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 -67 31 £50,000 -4.76% 5
South East +12 7 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Drools
UK

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 99 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (67.68%) JMS
3 57 (57.58%) Relational Database
4 51 (51.52%) SOA
5 45 (45.45%) Web Services
5 45 (45.45%) Scrum
6 41 (41.41%) TDD
7 40 (40.40%) Spring
7 40 (40.40%) Maven
7 40 (40.40%) Hibernate
8 36 (36.36%) OO
9 35 (35.35%) OOA/OOD
9 35 (35.35%) Selenium
9 35 (35.35%) BDD
10 33 (33.33%) Cucumber
10 33 (33.33%) Oracle
11 31 (31.31%) SQL
12 30 (30.30%) Degree
13 29 (29.29%) JBoss
14 27 (27.27%) Linux
14 27 (27.27%) EJB
14 27 (27.27%) Java EE
14 27 (27.27%) Subversion
15 26 (26.26%) XML
16 25 (25.25%) Computer Science
17 23 (23.23%) JavaScript
18 22 (22.22%) SOAP
18 22 (22.22%) jBPM
18 22 (22.22%) Apache Camel
19 21 (21.21%) JSON

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (11.11%) Apache
2 8 (8.08%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (4.04%) Mule
5 2 (2.02%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.02%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (2.02%) Documentum
5 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.01%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
1 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) GitHub
1 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (57.58%) Relational Database
2 18 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 15 (15.15%) RDBMS
4 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
5 9 (9.09%) MySQL
6 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.03%) DB2
7 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.01%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.01%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 40 (40.40%) Maven
2 35 (35.35%) Selenium
3 33 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 27 (27.27%) Subversion
5 18 (18.18%) Ant
6 9 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 7 (7.07%) JUnit
7 7 (7.07%) JIRA
7 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.03%) FitNesse
8 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.03%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.02%) jMock
10 1 (1.01%) Concordion
10 1 (1.01%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.01%) PROIV
10 1 (1.01%) Mockito
General
1 19 (19.19%) Banking
2 15 (15.15%) Finance
3 12 (12.12%) Retail
4 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 8 (8.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.03%) Front Office
7 1 (1.01%) Law
7 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 95 (95.96%) Developer
2 92 (92.93%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.21%) Senior Java Developer
3 21 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 15 (15.15%) Junior
4 15 (15.15%) Junior Developer
4 15 (15.15%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (2.02%) Team Leader
5 2 (2.02%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (1.01%) Programmer
6 1 (1.01%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.01%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.01%) Java Programmer
6 1 (1.01%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (1.01%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (67.68%) JMS
2 45 (45.45%) Web Services
3 40 (40.40%) Spring
3 40 (40.40%) Hibernate
4 27 (27.27%) EJB
4 27 (27.27%) Java EE
5 26 (26.26%) XML
6 22 (22.22%) SOAP
6 22 (22.22%) jBPM
6 22 (22.22%) Apache Camel
7 21 (21.21%) JSON
8 19 (19.19%) J2EE
9 18 (18.18%) Struts
9 18 (18.18%) XSD
9 18 (18.18%) WSDL
9 18 (18.18%) JSF
10 17 (17.17%) JPA
11 15 (15.15%) HTML
12 13 (13.13%) JAXB
12 13 (13.13%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.25%) Computer Science
2 14 (14.14%) Mathematics
2 14 (14.14%) Management Information System
2 14 (14.14%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (9.09%) Social Network
3 9 (9.09%) Derivative
4 5 (5.05%) Clustering
4 5 (5.05%) Open Source
5 4 (4.04%) Equities
6 3 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.03%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.02%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.02%) Online Banking
7 2 (2.02%) W3C
8 1 (1.01%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.27%) Linux
2 13 (13.13%) Windows
3 10 (10.10%) UNIX
4 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (51.52%) SOA
2 45 (45.45%) Scrum
3 41 (41.41%) TDD
4 36 (36.36%) OO
5 35 (35.35%) OOA/OOD
5 35 (35.35%) BDD
6 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
6 17 (17.17%) MVC
7 14 (14.14%) Time Management
8 13 (13.13%) AOP
9 12 (12.12%) E-Commerce
10 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.10%) Workflow
12 9 (9.09%) UML
12 9 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (8.08%) BPMN
14 6 (6.06%) Migration
15 5 (5.05%) Unit Testing
16 4 (4.04%) Product Management
16 4 (4.04%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 99 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (31.31%) SQL
3 23 (23.23%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.06%) Groovy
6 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.02%) XQuery
7 1 (1.01%) PHP
7 1 (1.01%) XPath
7 1 (1.01%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 30 (30.30%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.20%) QA
2 4 (4.04%) Basel III
2 4 (4.04%) CRD IV
2 4 (4.04%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 33 (33.33%) Oracle
2 29 (29.29%) JBoss
3 4 (4.04%) Sybase
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.01%) Reuters
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary, pioneering professional environment an
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 27 days ago