The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mule
Rank 780 867 860
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -7
Permanent jobs citing Mule 116 62 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.052% 0.037%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.51% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 94 35 32
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22854 24939 23428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.74% 20.91% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18934 20606 19779
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mule
Salary Trend

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

Mule Salary Trend in the UK

Mule
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mule over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 within the UK.

Mule Salary Histogram in the UK

Mule
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
England +66 101 £62,750 +39.44% 14
London +60 57 £65,000 -13.33% 9
South East +21 22 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Yorkshire +17 13 £35,000 - 2
Scotland +22 11 £40,000 -
South West +3 9 £60,000 +54.83% 2
Hampshire +3 9 £42,000 +1.81% 1
City of London +33 8 £72,500 +45.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +14 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Gloucestershire -11 7 £60,000 +100.00%
Milton Keynes -11 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Sheffield - 7 - -
South Yorkshire - 7 - -
Andover -8 6 £42,500 +3.03%
Stirling - 6 - -
West Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 - 2
Leeds - 6 £35,000 - 2
Glasgow +6 5 £40,000 -
Surrey +23 3 £63,750 -5.55%
Oxfordshire - 3 £80,000 -
Gloucester -13 2 £67,500 +125.00%
Cheltenham - 2 £65,000 -
Fareham - 2 £33,000 - 1
Brentford - 2 - -
Bristol 0 1 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Cardiff - 1 £70,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £67,500 -
Farnham - 1 £67,500 -
Swindon - 1 £70,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £70,000 -

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 201 (85.17%) Java
2 128 (54.24%) Spring
3 100 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (38.98%) Web Services
5 85 (36.02%) Mule ESB
6 81 (34.32%) SOA
7 79 (33.47%) JBoss
8 78 (33.05%) Middleware
9 76 (32.20%) Hibernate
10 75 (31.78%) J2EE
11 68 (28.81%) Oracle
12 65 (27.54%) Finance
13 63 (26.69%) E-Commerce
14 61 (25.85%) TIBCO
15 59 (25.00%) REST
16 58 (24.58%) HTML
17 57 (24.15%) SQL
17 57 (24.15%) Open Source
18 54 (22.88%) MySQL
19 53 (22.46%) JavaScript
19 53 (22.46%) NoSQL
20 49 (20.76%) SOAP
21 48 (20.34%) JMS
22 43 (18.22%) XML
22 43 (18.22%) MVC
23 42 (17.80%) TDD
23 42 (17.80%) Degree
24 41 (17.37%) TOGAF
25 39 (16.53%) Jenkins
26 38 (16.10%) Amazon AWS

Mule
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 85 (36.02%) Mule ESB
2 79 (33.47%) JBoss
3 37 (15.68%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (14.41%) Tomcat
5 28 (11.86%) CMS
6 27 (11.44%) Liferay
7 26 (11.02%) Drupal
7 26 (11.02%) Oracle Coherence
8 23 (9.75%) Apache Solr
9 21 (8.90%) WebSphere
10 16 (6.78%) Apache
11 14 (5.93%) Node.js
12 13 (5.51%) Confluence
13 12 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (4.66%) WebLogic
15 10 (4.24%) Alfresco
16 7 (2.97%) Apache ServiceMix
17 6 (2.54%) SugarCRM
18 5 (2.12%) GlassFish
18 5 (2.12%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 13 (5.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.39%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.69%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.85%) Cordys
5 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.42%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 38 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.54%) IaaS
3 6 (2.54%) SaaS
4 5 (2.12%) PaaS
5 4 (1.69%) Boomi
6 2 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.54%) LDAP
1 6 (2.54%) HTTP
1 6 (2.54%) Internet
2 4 (1.69%) DNS
2 4 (1.69%) Firewall
3 3 (1.27%) SSL
3 3 (1.27%) FTP
3 3 (1.27%) S/MIME
4 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.42%) SNMP
4 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.42%) ATM
4 1 (0.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.88%) MySQL
2 53 (22.46%) NoSQL
3 30 (12.71%) MongoDB
4 23 (9.75%) Couchbase
5 21 (8.90%) SQL Server
6 18 (7.63%) Redis
6 18 (7.63%) Big Data
7 17 (7.20%) Relational Database
8 14 (5.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (4.66%) RDBMS
10 9 (3.81%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.54%) Pentaho
11 6 (2.54%) Apache Hive
12 5 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (2.12%) Riak
12 5 (2.12%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.69%) CouchDB
13 4 (1.69%) Neo4j
13 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (16.53%) Jenkins
2 34 (14.41%) Git (software)
3 33 (13.98%) Maven
4 32 (13.56%) JUnit
5 24 (10.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 22 (9.32%) JIRA
7 20 (8.47%) Subversion
7 20 (8.47%) Eclipse
8 12 (5.08%) Mockito
9 11 (4.66%) Ant
10 10 (4.24%) Talend Open Studio
11 9 (3.81%) Hudson
12 5 (2.12%) TestNG
12 5 (2.12%) Gradle
13 4 (1.69%) ClearCase
13 4 (1.69%) WebLogic Workshop
14 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (1.27%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.85%) SoapUI
15 2 (0.85%) FitNesse
General
1 65 (27.54%) Finance
2 38 (16.10%) Retail
3 33 (13.98%) Banking
4 16 (6.78%) Games
4 16 (6.78%) Manufacturing
5 12 (5.08%) Advertising
6 10 (4.24%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.97%) Aerospace
8 6 (2.54%) Marketing
9 4 (1.69%) Publishing
10 3 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.42%) Electronics
11 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 104 (44.07%) Developer
2 89 (37.71%) Architect
3 79 (33.47%) Java Developer
4 34 (14.41%) Solutions Architect
5 30 (12.71%) Senior Developer
6 23 (9.75%) Technical Architect
7 18 (7.63%) Java Architect
8 16 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (5.51%) Java Engineer
10 11 (4.66%) Integration Architect
11 9 (3.81%) Software Engineer
11 9 (3.81%) Senior Architect
12 8 (3.39%) Senior Java Engineer
13 6 (2.54%) Software Developer
13 6 (2.54%) Java Technical Architect
14 5 (2.12%) Senior Solutions Architect
14 5 (2.12%) Consultant
14 5 (2.12%) Middleware Developer
15 4 (1.69%) Java Solutions Architect
15 4 (1.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (54.24%) Spring
2 92 (38.98%) Web Services
3 78 (33.05%) Middleware
4 76 (32.20%) Hibernate
5 75 (31.78%) J2EE
6 59 (25.00%) REST
7 58 (24.58%) HTML
8 49 (20.76%) SOAP
9 48 (20.34%) JMS
10 43 (18.22%) XML
11 35 (14.83%) Apache Camel
11 35 (14.83%) HTML5
12 28 (11.86%) jQuery
13 27 (11.44%) Lucene
14 25 (10.59%) Java EE
14 25 (10.59%) CSS
15 24 (10.17%) Spring MVC
15 24 (10.17%) PhoneGap
16 18 (7.63%) ActiveMQ
17 15 (6.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 57 (24.15%) Open Source
2 31 (13.14%) Management Information System
3 18 (7.63%) Computer Science
4 14 (5.93%) Life Science
5 7 (2.97%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.54%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.54%) Fixed Income
6 6 (2.54%) Clustering
6 6 (2.54%) Derivative
7 5 (2.12%) Blog
8 4 (1.69%) User Experience
8 4 (1.69%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.69%) Reference Data
8 4 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.69%) Wiki
8 4 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.69%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.69%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.83%) Windows
2 32 (13.56%) Linux
3 25 (10.59%) UNIX
4 8 (3.39%) Android
5 5 (2.12%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.27%) SUSE
6 3 (1.27%) CentOS
7 2 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (34.32%) SOA
3 63 (26.69%) E-Commerce
4 43 (18.22%) MVC
5 42 (17.80%) TDD
6 41 (17.37%) TOGAF
7 38 (16.10%) Scrum
8 32 (13.56%) OO
9 30 (12.71%) Zachman Framework
9 30 (12.71%) Web Development
10 27 (11.44%) Information Management
11 23 (9.75%) Mentoring
11 23 (9.75%) Software Engineering
12 22 (9.32%) Financial Modelling
13 20 (8.47%) CRM
13 20 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (8.05%) Enterprise Architecture
15 18 (7.63%) IT Governance
16 16 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
17 15 (6.36%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 201 (85.17%) Java
2 57 (24.15%) SQL
3 53 (22.46%) JavaScript
4 31 (13.14%) PHP
5 15 (6.36%) Perl
6 13 (5.51%) Ruby
6 13 (5.51%) C#
7 11 (4.66%) Scala
8 9 (3.81%) Python
8 9 (3.81%) Clojure
9 7 (2.97%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.97%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.12%) Groovy
11 4 (1.69%) C++
11 4 (1.69%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.69%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.27%) AWK
12 3 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.27%) sed
13 2 (0.85%) RPG
Qualifications
1 42 (17.80%) Degree
2 5 (2.12%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.69%) PhD
4 3 (1.27%) ISEB
4 3 (1.27%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.63%) QA
2 4 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.27%) VMware ESX
1 3 (1.27%) Samba
1 3 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.12%) Ansible
2 4 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.69%) yum
2 4 (1.69%) Puppet
2 4 (1.69%) MOM
3 3 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.27%) Nagios
3 3 (1.27%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 3 (1.27%) CloudHub
4 2 (0.85%) OpenView
5 1 (0.42%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.42%) SCCM
5 1 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (28.81%) Oracle
2 61 (25.85%) TIBCO
3 29 (12.29%) MuleSoft
4 28 (11.86%) hybris
5 25 (10.59%) Red Hat
6 24 (10.17%) Endeca
7 14 (5.93%) WSO2
8 10 (4.24%) Talend
8 10 (4.24%) webMethods
9 9 (3.81%) IBM
9 9 (3.81%) Sun
10 7 (2.97%) ATG
10 7 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.97%) SAP
11 6 (2.54%) Microsoft
12 5 (2.12%) SEEBURGER
13 4 (1.69%) Demandware
13 4 (1.69%) GoldenSource
14 3 (1.27%) Alterian
14 3 (1.27%) VMware
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