The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 93 - 99
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Drools 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.76% - 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £39,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
Drools
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
466 684 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.23% 48.34% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 275 426 365
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Drools
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the Glasgow region.

Drools Salary Trend in Glasgow

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (40.00%) Pentaho
4 4 (40.00%) R
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) JUnit
5 3 (30.00%) UNIX
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) JBoss
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) Maven
6 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) Mule
6 2 (20.00%) Ext JS
6 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
6 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) Mule
3 1 (10.00%) GemFire
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (10.00%) Mule ESB
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (40.00%) Pentaho
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Ext JS
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) FpML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) jBPM
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ETL
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Revenue Management
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Decision Table
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) R
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Greenplum
1 1 (10.00%) Splunk