The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Drools
Rank 441 438 440
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Drools 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% 0.026% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.069% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
Drools
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7485 8671 8266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.09% 38.29% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6493 7540 7348
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Drools
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Drools Salary Trend in the South East

Drools
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drools within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(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
Berkshire - 2 £53,750 -
Drools
England

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Ehcache
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss Seam
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) JPA
2 3 (75.00%) AMQP
2 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Hazelcast
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) JMeter
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Ehcache
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss Seam
2 3 (75.00%) JPA
2 3 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Velocity
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) DTV
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP