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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Drools
Rank 880 909 946
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +37
Permanent jobs citing Drools 51 56 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.051% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.13% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 32
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £39,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+64.55% -21.00%

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
38107 41697 45243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.87% 37.81% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33121 35558 38497
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Drools Salary Histogram in the UK

Drools
Top 18 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 24 July 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 +44 36 £55,000 - 3
London +31 22 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Scotland +11 15 £55,000 +41.02%
South East +47 13 £70,000 +21.73%
Hampshire - 10 £70,000 -
Glasgow -10 7 - -
City of London +67 6 £55,000 -
Portsmouth - 4 £75,000 -
Edinburgh +5 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £45,000 -
Oxford - 2 £55,000 -
South West +20 1 £62,500 +56.25%
Reading +14 1 - -
Berkshire +9 1 - -
Poole - 1 £62,500 -
Havant - 1 £70,000 -
Dorset - 1 £62,500 -

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 101 (96.19%) Java
2 77 (73.33%) Spring
3 69 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (56.19%) Hibernate
5 57 (54.29%) Maven
6 48 (45.71%) Jenkins
7 46 (43.81%) Finance
7 46 (43.81%) J2EE
7 46 (43.81%) Oracle
8 41 (39.05%) SQL
9 38 (36.19%) HTML
10 37 (35.24%) JBoss
11 36 (34.29%) REST
11 36 (34.29%) Apache Camel
12 35 (33.33%) Subversion
13 34 (32.38%) Ant
14 33 (31.43%) Software Engineering
15 31 (29.52%) JavaScript
15 31 (29.52%) Web Services
15 31 (29.52%) UML
15 31 (29.52%) Tomcat
16 30 (28.57%) CSS
17 28 (26.67%) Middleware
18 27 (25.71%) ActiveMQ
18 27 (25.71%) Relational Database
19 26 (24.76%) jBPM
19 26 (24.76%) PostgreSQL
19 26 (24.76%) SOAP
20 25 (23.81%) JMS
20 25 (23.81%) Continuous Integration

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 37 (35.24%) JBoss
2 31 (29.52%) Tomcat
3 23 (21.90%) WebSphere
4 15 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 14 (13.33%) Apache
6 11 (10.48%) Alfresco
7 10 (9.52%) Jetty
7 10 (9.52%) nginx
8 9 (8.57%) Mule
9 8 (7.62%) GemFire
10 6 (5.71%) MQSeries
11 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (2.86%) Apache Spark
12 3 (2.86%) PegaRULES
13 2 (1.90%) Mule ESB
13 2 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.95%) Liferay
14 1 (0.95%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.90%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.86%) GitHub
3 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.71%) Relational Database
2 26 (24.76%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (17.14%) Hadoop
3 18 (17.14%) MongoDB
4 16 (15.24%) RDBMS
5 15 (14.29%) MySQL
6 12 (11.43%) Pentaho
6 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
7 11 (10.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (10.48%) Oracle Database
7 11 (10.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (9.52%) InterSystems Cache
9 9 (8.57%) NoSQL
10 8 (7.62%) Neo4j
11 6 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (2.86%) Data Mining
13 3 (2.86%) Hazelcast
13 3 (2.86%) JasperReports
14 2 (1.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 57 (54.29%) Maven
2 48 (45.71%) Jenkins
3 35 (33.33%) Subversion
4 34 (32.38%) Ant
5 24 (22.86%) JUnit
6 20 (19.05%) Eclipse
6 20 (19.05%) Git (software)
7 17 (16.19%) Talend Open Studio
8 14 (13.33%) Selenium
9 13 (12.38%) JIRA
10 10 (9.52%) Cucumber
10 10 (9.52%) Hudson
10 10 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (5.71%) Artifactory
11 6 (5.71%) IntelliJ
11 6 (5.71%) TeamCity
12 5 (4.76%) HP UFT
13 4 (3.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 4 (3.81%) FitNesse
13 4 (3.81%) NetBeans
General
1 46 (43.81%) Finance
2 24 (22.86%) Banking
3 9 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.71%) German Language
4 6 (5.71%) Italian Language
5 5 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.76%) Private Banking
5 5 (4.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (70.48%) Developer
2 61 (58.10%) Java Developer
3 17 (16.19%) Applications Developer
4 15 (14.29%) Architect
5 14 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 14 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (11.43%) Technical Leader
7 11 (10.48%) Open Source Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Consultant
8 9 (8.57%) J2EE Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Java Architect
8 9 (8.57%) Java Consultant
8 9 (8.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 8 (7.62%) Java Applications Developer
9 8 (7.62%) Java Software Architect
10 7 (6.67%) Java Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
11 6 (5.71%) Software Architect
12 5 (4.76%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (73.33%) Spring
2 59 (56.19%) Hibernate
3 46 (43.81%) J2EE
4 38 (36.19%) HTML
5 36 (34.29%) Apache Camel
5 36 (34.29%) REST
6 31 (29.52%) Web Services
7 30 (28.57%) CSS
8 28 (26.67%) Middleware
9 27 (25.71%) ActiveMQ
10 26 (24.76%) jBPM
10 26 (24.76%) SOAP
11 25 (23.81%) JMS
12 24 (22.86%) JSP
13 23 (21.90%) XML
14 20 (19.05%) RESTful
15 18 (17.14%) JSF
15 18 (17.14%) Spring Security
16 16 (15.24%) JSON
17 15 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.71%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.86%) Clustering
5 3 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.86%) Derivative
5 3 (2.86%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.95%) Economics
7 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.95%) Psychology
7 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.00%) Linux
2 10 (9.52%) Windows
3 7 (6.67%) CentOS
4 5 (4.76%) Unix
5 2 (1.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (31.43%) Software Engineering
3 31 (29.52%) UML
4 25 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (22.86%) Open Source
6 23 (21.90%) OO
7 22 (20.95%) Scrum
7 22 (20.95%) Workflow
8 20 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 20 (19.05%) SOA
9 19 (18.10%) SDLC
10 17 (16.19%) ETL
11 16 (15.24%) Multithreading
12 15 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
13 14 (13.33%) BPMN
13 14 (13.33%) Microservices
13 14 (13.33%) Migration
13 14 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (12.38%) Analytics
14 13 (12.38%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (96.19%) Java
2 41 (39.05%) SQL
3 31 (29.52%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.33%) Python
5 13 (12.38%) Jython
6 11 (10.48%) C++
7 10 (9.52%) C
7 10 (9.52%) Groovy
8 8 (7.62%) R
8 8 (7.62%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.71%) Perl
9 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.76%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.81%) Korn
12 3 (2.86%) VB
12 3 (2.86%) XQuery
13 1 (0.95%) PHP
13 1 (0.95%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) Degree
2 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.90%) ISO20022
System Software
1 8 (7.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Kibana
1 1 (0.95%) logstash
Vendors
1 46 (43.81%) Oracle
2 17 (16.19%) Talend
3 14 (13.33%) Sybase
4 13 (12.38%) ILOG
4 13 (12.38%) Red Hat
5 12 (11.43%) Splunk
6 10 (9.52%) Altova
6 10 (9.52%) Fiorano
6 10 (9.52%) WSO2
7 6 (5.71%) Pega
8 4 (3.81%) Appcelerator
8 4 (3.81%) Cognizant
8 4 (3.81%) Intalio
9 3 (2.86%) IBM
9 3 (2.86%) Terracotta
10 2 (1.90%) Greenplum
10 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.95%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.95%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
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