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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drools
Rank 87 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Drools 24 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.75% - 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.40% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-14.21% +8.57%
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
545 505 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.75% 46.59% 51.08%
Number of salaries quoted 312 335 375
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (96.67%) Spring
3 28 (93.33%) Maven
4 26 (86.67%) SQL
5 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (83.33%) TDD
5 25 (83.33%) Finance
5 25 (83.33%) Hibernate
6 24 (80.00%) Oracle
7 22 (73.33%) FitNesse
8 21 (70.00%) jBPM
8 21 (70.00%) Automated Testing
8 21 (70.00%) Unix
8 21 (70.00%) JBoss
8 21 (70.00%) Python
8 21 (70.00%) RDBMS
8 21 (70.00%) Relational Database
9 20 (66.67%) Oracle Database
9 20 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
9 20 (66.67%) PL/SQL
9 20 (66.67%) Oracle Coherence
9 20 (66.67%) Groovy
9 20 (66.67%) Castor
10 16 (53.33%) C#
10 16 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (43.33%) OO
12 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
13 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
14 5 (16.67%) ETL

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (70.00%) JBoss
2 20 (66.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (6.67%) GemFire
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.33%) Mule
4 1 (3.33%) Mule ESB
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) RDBMS
1 21 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (93.33%) Maven
2 22 (73.33%) FitNesse
3 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (16.67%) Subversion
5 4 (13.33%) JBehave
6 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (10.00%) JUnit
7 2 (6.67%) Selenium
8 1 (3.33%) Ant
8 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) Java Developer
3 14 (46.67%) Lead Developer
3 14 (46.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Core Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) Spring
2 25 (83.33%) Hibernate
3 21 (70.00%) jBPM
4 20 (66.67%) Castor
5 3 (10.00%) Ext JS
5 3 (10.00%) HTML
5 3 (10.00%) J2EE
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Flex
6 2 (6.67%) HTML5
6 2 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (3.33%) CSS
7 1 (3.33%) Ehcache
7 1 (3.33%) FpML
7 1 (3.33%) JMS
7 1 (3.33%) JSON
7 1 (3.33%) SOAP
7 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Unix
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (83.33%) TDD
2 21 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 16 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (43.33%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) ETL
7 4 (13.33%) Collateral Management
7 4 (13.33%) Multithreading
7 4 (13.33%) Open Source
7 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
7 4 (13.33%) Time Management
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Process Management
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management
9 1 (3.33%) Release Management
9 1 (3.33%) SOA
9 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 21 (70.00%) Python
4 20 (66.67%) Groovy
4 20 (66.67%) PL/SQL
5 16 (53.33%) C#
6 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) Jython
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Informatica
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.33%) Terracotta
3 1 (3.33%) Greenplum
3 1 (3.33%) Splunk