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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drools
UK
Rank 756 864 932
Rank change year-on-year
+108 +68
Permanent jobs citing Drools 85 75 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.073% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.19% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 60 48 25
Median salary £60,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%

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
32675 39016 39910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.40% 38.23% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28056 33584 34174
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 February 2017 within the UK.

Drools Salary Histogram in the UK

Drools
Top 19 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +123 72 £60,000 +20.00% 5
London +99 52 £60,000 +17.07% 4
South East +75 13 £40,000 -40.74% 1
Scotland +11 12 £55,000 -12.00% 4
Edinburgh - 10 £55,000 - 2
City of London +50 8 £67,500 +28.57% 2
Berkshire +56 6 £42,500 -37.03% 1
Reading +49 6 £42,500 -37.03% 1
Surrey - 6 £40,000 -
Leatherhead - 6 £40,000 -
East of England +14 5 £60,000 +76.47%
Hertfordshire +3 5 £60,000 +76.47%
Birmingham - 2 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
Marlow - 1 £40,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £60,000 -
St Albans - 1 £60,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 138 (88.46%) Java
2 87 (55.77%) JBoss
3 85 (54.49%) SQL
4 78 (50.00%) JMS
5 77 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (48.72%) Spring
6 76 (48.72%) Maven
6 76 (48.72%) Finance
7 74 (47.44%) Hibernate
8 71 (45.51%) Web Services
9 68 (43.59%) Apache Camel
10 67 (42.95%) XML
11 65 (41.67%) Jenkins
12 62 (39.74%) Linux
12 62 (39.74%) Oracle
12 62 (39.74%) SOA
12 62 (39.74%) ActiveMQ
13 61 (39.10%) Subversion
14 59 (37.82%) PostgreSQL
15 56 (35.90%) UML
16 55 (35.26%) Ant
16 55 (35.26%) Microservices
17 54 (34.62%) Java EE
18 53 (33.97%) Open Source
19 52 (33.33%) J2EE
20 50 (32.05%) Continuous Integration
21 49 (31.41%) Workflow
22 46 (29.49%) Eclipse
23 45 (28.85%) Talend Open Studio
23 45 (28.85%) Talend

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 87 (55.77%) JBoss
2 38 (24.36%) Tomcat
3 35 (22.44%) WebSphere
4 33 (21.15%) WebLogic
5 30 (19.23%) Jetty
5 30 (19.23%) nginx
6 19 (12.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (8.33%) Apache Solr
7 13 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (3.21%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.56%) Apache
9 4 (2.56%) GemFire
10 2 (1.28%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.77%) OpenShift
2 4 (2.56%) GitHub
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.38%) FTP
2 13 (8.33%) HTTP
2 13 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 13 (8.33%) SNMP
2 13 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (37.82%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (28.21%) MySQL
3 35 (22.44%) Oracle Database
3 35 (22.44%) Relational Database
4 33 (21.15%) Hadoop
4 33 (21.15%) MongoDB
5 30 (19.23%) InterSystems Cache
5 30 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 28 (17.95%) Neo4j
6 28 (17.95%) Pentaho
7 14 (8.97%) Big Data
8 9 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (3.21%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.28%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 76 (48.72%) Maven
2 65 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 61 (39.10%) Subversion
4 55 (35.26%) Ant
5 46 (29.49%) Eclipse
6 45 (28.85%) Talend Open Studio
7 41 (26.28%) JUnit
8 30 (19.23%) Hudson
8 30 (19.23%) Sonatype Nexus
9 20 (12.82%) Git (software)
10 15 (9.62%) FitNesse
11 13 (8.33%) CppUnit
11 13 (8.33%) GDB
11 13 (8.33%) IntelliJ
11 13 (8.33%) Valgrind
11 13 (8.33%) XMLSpy
12 11 (7.05%) SoapUI
13 9 (5.77%) Checkstyle
13 9 (5.77%) XMLUnit
14 6 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 76 (48.72%) Finance
2 43 (27.56%) Banking
3 12 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.21%) Retail
4 5 (3.21%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.92%) Law
6 2 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 109 (69.87%) Developer
2 85 (54.49%) Java Developer
3 27 (17.31%) Software Engineer
4 25 (16.03%) Consultant
5 20 (12.82%) Java Consultant
6 19 (12.18%) Senior Software Engineer
7 17 (10.90%) Java Engineer
7 17 (10.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (10.26%) Lead Developer
9 12 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
9 12 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 12 (7.69%) SOA Developer
10 11 (7.05%) Automation Developer
11 10 (6.41%) Architect
11 10 (6.41%) Lead Java Developer
12 9 (5.77%) Java Middleware Consultant
12 9 (5.77%) Middleware Consultant
13 7 (4.49%) C++ Software Engineer
13 7 (4.49%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 7 (4.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (50.00%) JMS
2 76 (48.72%) Spring
3 74 (47.44%) Hibernate
4 71 (45.51%) Web Services
5 68 (43.59%) Apache Camel
6 67 (42.95%) XML
7 62 (39.74%) ActiveMQ
8 54 (34.62%) Java EE
9 52 (33.33%) J2EE
10 44 (28.21%) XSD
11 43 (27.56%) HTML
11 43 (27.56%) XSLT
12 40 (25.64%) JPA
13 39 (25.00%) Middleware
14 38 (24.36%) jBPM
15 36 (23.08%) JSF
16 35 (22.44%) JRules
16 35 (22.44%) JSP
16 35 (22.44%) RESTful
16 35 (22.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.03%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.85%) User Experience
4 4 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.56%) Fintech
4 4 (2.56%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.56%) Taxonomies
5 3 (1.92%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (39.74%) Linux
2 36 (23.08%) Windows
3 26 (16.67%) Unix
4 11 (7.05%) CentOS
4 11 (7.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (39.74%) SOA
3 56 (35.90%) UML
4 55 (35.26%) Microservices
5 53 (33.97%) Open Source
6 50 (32.05%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (31.41%) Workflow
8 39 (25.00%) Analytics
9 35 (22.44%) BPMN
9 35 (22.44%) OO
9 35 (22.44%) Software Engineering
10 32 (20.51%) Scrum
11 31 (19.87%) AOP
11 31 (19.87%) API Design
11 31 (19.87%) TDD
12 30 (19.23%) ETL
12 30 (19.23%) Multithreading
12 30 (19.23%) RUP
13 22 (14.10%) Migration
14 18 (11.54%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 138 (88.46%) Java
2 85 (54.49%) SQL
3 41 (26.28%) Python
4 35 (22.44%) Shell Script
5 30 (19.23%) Groovy
6 26 (16.67%) C++
6 26 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 19 (12.18%) PL/SQL
8 15 (9.62%) C
9 13 (8.33%) C#
9 13 (8.33%) Go
9 13 (8.33%) Ruby
9 13 (8.33%) Scala
10 11 (7.05%) Jython
11 9 (5.77%) T-SQL
11 9 (5.77%) XPath
12 5 (3.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (6.41%) SC Cleared
1 10 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.97%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Docker
Vendors
1 62 (39.74%) Oracle
2 45 (28.85%) Talend
3 35 (22.44%) ILOG
4 30 (19.23%) Splunk
5 28 (17.95%) Red Hat
6 26 (16.67%) Altova
7 24 (15.38%) Solace
8 17 (10.90%) Fiorano
8 17 (10.90%) WSO2
9 13 (8.33%) Google
9 13 (8.33%) Sybase
10 6 (3.85%) Atlassian
11 5 (3.21%) Pega
12 4 (2.56%) MuleSoft
12 4 (2.56%) Terracotta
13 2 (1.28%) hybris
14 1 (0.64%) IBM
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