The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mule
Rank 251 - 244
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mule 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.013% - 0.068%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.063% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £30,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.11% -5.26%
Mule
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1578 1302 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.21% 19.01% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1284 1126 1367
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mule across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mule
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Mule Salary Trend in the North West

Mule
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Manchester - 1 £30,000 -
Mule
England

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Mule 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 Mule.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (40.00%) XPath
4 2 (40.00%) OpenLaszlo
4 2 (40.00%) Velocity
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Axis
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) JAX-WS
4 2 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (40.00%) JiBX
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) POJO
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) Talend
4 2 (40.00%) Infinispan
4 2 (40.00%) WSO2
4 2 (40.00%) HornetQ
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Mule 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 Mule. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Infinispan
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Java Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) OpenLaszlo
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) HornetQ
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Velocity
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Axis
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) JAX-WS
3 2 (40.00%) JiBX
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) POJO
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) WSDL
3 2 (40.00%) JAX-RPC
3 2 (40.00%) JAXB
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Perforce
2 2 (40.00%) Talend
2 2 (40.00%) WSO2
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss