The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drools
Rank 805 907 945
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +38
Permanent jobs citing Drools 76 67 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.063% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 46
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35189 40721 42048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.17% 38.25% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30371 34922 36151
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Drools as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Drools
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Drools within the UK.

Drools Salary Trend in the UK

Drools
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Drools over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 within the UK.

Drools Salary Histogram in the UK

Drools
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drools within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +70 53 £55,000 - 9
London +41 21 £53,750 -10.41% 5
Scotland +32 21 £48,250 - 5
South East +69 17 £45,000 -35.71% 2
East of England +9 14 £55,000 +61.76%
Hertfordshire +7 14 £55,000 +61.76%
Edinburgh - 12 £60,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire - 11 £40,000 - 1
High Wycombe - 8 £42,500 -
Potters Bar - 7 £55,000 -
Glasgow +19 6 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire +12 6 £55,000 -15.38%
Stevenage 0 4 £52,500 +54.41%
Farnborough -2 4 £55,000 -15.38%
Belfast - 2 - -
County Antrim - 2 - -
Gerrards Cross - 2 £40,000 -
St Albans - 2 £57,500 -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Scottish Borders - 2 - -
City of London +25 1 £52,500 -12.50% 2
West Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
Watford - 1 £55,000 -
Marlow - 1 £40,000 -
Havant - 1 £80,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £57,500 -

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Drools also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Drools.

1 118 (95.16%) Java
2 80 (64.52%) Spring
3 67 (54.03%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (50.81%) JBoss
5 62 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 54 (43.55%) Maven
7 52 (41.94%) Finance
8 50 (40.32%) ActiveMQ
9 49 (39.52%) Apache Camel
10 45 (36.29%) SQL
10 45 (36.29%) Oracle
11 44 (35.48%) Open Source
12 42 (33.87%) PostgreSQL
12 42 (33.87%) Linux
12 42 (33.87%) Workflow
13 41 (33.06%) Jenkins
14 40 (32.26%) Middleware
14 40 (32.26%) SOA
15 38 (30.65%) JMS
15 38 (30.65%) J2EE
16 37 (29.84%) Continuous Integration
17 36 (29.03%) Scrum
18 35 (28.23%) Web Services
19 34 (27.42%) XML
19 34 (27.42%) UML
19 34 (27.42%) jBPM
19 34 (27.42%) MongoDB
20 32 (25.81%) Talend Open Studio
20 32 (25.81%) Java EE
20 32 (25.81%) MySQL

Drools
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 63 (50.81%) JBoss
2 26 (20.97%) Tomcat
3 20 (16.13%) WebSphere
4 18 (14.52%) WebLogic
5 16 (12.90%) Apache Solr
6 15 (12.10%) Jetty
6 15 (12.10%) nginx
7 11 (8.87%) Apache
8 7 (5.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (5.65%) PegaRULES
9 5 (4.03%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (3.23%) Alfresco
10 4 (3.23%) GemFire
11 2 (1.61%) Confluence
11 2 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.81%) SAS
Business Applications
1 13 (10.48%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.81%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) GitHub
2 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) HTTP
1 6 (4.84%) HTTPS
1 6 (4.84%) SNMP
1 6 (4.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.87%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (27.42%) MongoDB
3 32 (25.81%) MySQL
4 31 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 23 (18.55%) Neo4j
5 23 (18.55%) Pentaho
6 18 (14.52%) Relational Database
7 17 (13.71%) Oracle Database
8 15 (12.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (12.10%) InterSystems Cache
8 15 (12.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (10.48%) Big Data
10 8 (6.45%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.81%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.81%) Impala
Development Applications
1 54 (43.55%) Maven
2 41 (33.06%) Jenkins
3 32 (25.81%) Talend Open Studio
4 27 (21.77%) Git (software)
5 26 (20.97%) Subversion
6 24 (19.35%) Ant
7 21 (16.94%) Eclipse
7 21 (16.94%) JUnit
8 15 (12.10%) Hudson
8 15 (12.10%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (7.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (7.26%) JIRA
10 8 (6.45%) IntelliJ
10 8 (6.45%) Selenium
11 6 (4.84%) CppUnit
11 6 (4.84%) GDB
11 6 (4.84%) SoapUI
11 6 (4.84%) Valgrind
11 6 (4.84%) XMLSpy
12 4 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (41.94%) Finance
2 27 (21.77%) Banking
3 12 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.03%) Back Office
5 3 (2.42%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.42%) Law
6 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (68.55%) Developer
2 69 (55.65%) Java Developer
3 19 (15.32%) Consultant
4 18 (14.52%) Software Engineer
5 14 (11.29%) Java Consultant
6 12 (9.68%) Architect
6 12 (9.68%) Java Engineer
6 12 (9.68%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (8.87%) Applications Developer
7 11 (8.87%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.87%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (8.06%) Java Applications Developer
9 9 (7.26%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Java Middleware Consultant
10 8 (6.45%) Middleware Consultant
10 8 (6.45%) Open Source Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Software Developer
11 7 (5.65%) Senior Java Engineer
11 7 (5.65%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 6 (4.84%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (64.52%) Spring
2 62 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 50 (40.32%) ActiveMQ
4 49 (39.52%) Apache Camel
5 40 (32.26%) Middleware
6 38 (30.65%) J2EE
6 38 (30.65%) JMS
7 35 (28.23%) Web Services
8 34 (27.42%) jBPM
8 34 (27.42%) XML
9 32 (25.81%) Java EE
10 31 (25.00%) HTML
11 28 (22.58%) REST
12 27 (21.77%) RESTful
13 26 (20.97%) XSLT
14 24 (19.35%) JSP
15 20 (16.13%) JPA
16 18 (14.52%) ELK Stack
16 18 (14.52%) JRules
16 18 (14.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.84%) Fintech
4 5 (4.03%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.23%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.81%) Economics
7 1 (0.81%) Psychology
7 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.87%) Linux
2 21 (16.94%) Windows
3 18 (14.52%) Unix
4 10 (8.06%) CentOS
5 7 (5.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (54.03%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.48%) Open Source
3 42 (33.87%) Workflow
4 40 (32.26%) SOA
5 37 (29.84%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (29.03%) Scrum
7 34 (27.42%) UML
8 32 (25.81%) Microservices
9 29 (23.39%) Analytics
10 28 (22.58%) Software Engineering
11 23 (18.55%) TDD
12 21 (16.94%) OO
13 18 (14.52%) BPMN
13 18 (14.52%) E-Commerce
14 17 (13.71%) AOP
14 17 (13.71%) Multithreading
15 16 (12.90%) API Design
15 16 (12.90%) ETL
16 15 (12.10%) Open Source Development
16 15 (12.10%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 118 (95.16%) Java
2 45 (36.29%) SQL
3 30 (24.19%) Python
4 21 (16.94%) Shell Script
5 19 (15.32%) Groovy
6 18 (14.52%) C++
7 12 (9.68%) JavaScript
8 10 (8.06%) C
8 10 (8.06%) Jython
9 8 (6.45%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.84%) C#
10 6 (4.84%) Go
10 6 (4.84%) Ruby
10 6 (4.84%) Scala
11 5 (4.03%) Korn
12 3 (2.42%) R
13 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.81%) XPath
13 1 (0.81%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (8.06%) Degree
2 8 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO20022
2 1 (0.81%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 45 (36.29%) Oracle
2 32 (25.81%) Talend
3 23 (18.55%) ILOG
4 19 (15.32%) Red Hat
5 15 (12.10%) Splunk
6 9 (7.26%) Atlassian
6 9 (7.26%) Fiorano
6 9 (7.26%) WSO2
7 8 (6.45%) Altova
8 7 (5.65%) MuleSoft
9 6 (4.84%) Google
10 5 (4.03%) hybris
10 5 (4.03%) Sybase
10 5 (4.03%) Terracotta
11 3 (2.42%) IBM
11 3 (2.42%) Pega
12 1 (0.81%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.81%) Solace
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