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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mule
Rank 728 833 838
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mule 167 83 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.071% 0.054%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.78% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 133 59 33
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
21507 24411 21835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.01% 20.98% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17897 19864 18496
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +91 150 £50,000 -18.03% 12
London +33 52 £72,500 +17.88% 5
South West +23 31 £60,000 -14.28% 2
South East +25 27 £46,250 -24.18% 1
West Midlands - 18 £50,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 15 £50,000 - 2
Warwick - 15 £50,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +3 14 £42,500 -
Bristol +2 14 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Milton Keynes -4 14 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 14 £60,000 -
Scotland +16 13 £32,500 -23.52%
Hampshire - 12 £48,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 11 £50,000 - 1
City of London +24 10 £68,125 +13.07%
Leeds - 10 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 10 £50,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 10 £60,000 -
Andover - 9 £48,500 - 1
East of England +21 7 £33,173 -39.68% 1
Stirling - 7 £28,000 -
Glasgow +5 6 £55,000 +29.41%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £33,173 - 1
Peterborough - 4 £33,173 - 1
Dorset +10 3 - -
Bournemouth +5 3 - -
North West -1 3 £66,250 +120.83%
Bedfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Manchester +8 2 £95,000 +216.66%
Cardiff - 2 - -

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 233 (88.93%) Java
2 182 (69.47%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (69.08%) Spring
4 143 (54.58%) Mule ESB
5 115 (43.89%) Web Services
6 105 (40.08%) Hibernate
7 97 (37.02%) Git (software)
8 85 (32.44%) SOA
9 81 (30.92%) J2EE
9 81 (30.92%) Scrum
10 75 (28.63%) SOAP
11 74 (28.24%) REST
12 72 (27.48%) TDD
13 71 (27.10%) E-Commerce
13 71 (27.10%) JavaScript
14 70 (26.72%) CSS
14 70 (26.72%) JBoss
14 70 (26.72%) Software Engineering
15 69 (26.34%) Oracle
16 67 (25.57%) OO
16 67 (25.57%) Open Source
17 65 (24.81%) HTML
18 64 (24.43%) Finance
19 62 (23.66%) JIRA
20 61 (23.28%) JUnit
21 60 (22.90%) Linux
22 58 (22.14%) Jenkins
23 57 (21.76%) Tomcat
24 53 (20.23%) Subversion
24 53 (20.23%) Degree

Mule
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 143 (54.58%) Mule ESB
2 70 (26.72%) JBoss
3 57 (21.76%) Tomcat
4 40 (15.27%) Apache
5 26 (9.92%) Apache Solr
6 24 (9.16%) Confluence
7 22 (8.40%) CMS
8 21 (8.02%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (7.25%) Node.js
10 17 (6.49%) Oracle Coherence
10 17 (6.49%) Drupal
11 14 (5.34%) WebSphere
11 14 (5.34%) nginx
12 12 (4.58%) Liferay
13 10 (3.82%) Apache ServiceMix
14 8 (3.05%) OpenStack
14 8 (3.05%) IIS
15 6 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (2.29%) Oracle Service Bus
16 5 (1.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 6 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (4.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.29%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.91%) Magento
4 4 (1.53%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.76%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (3.82%) GitHub
4 9 (3.44%) SaaS
5 7 (2.67%) IaaS
6 6 (2.29%) PaaS
7 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.15%) Boomi
8 1 (0.38%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.82%) HTTP
2 8 (3.05%) LDAP
2 8 (3.05%) DNS
2 8 (3.05%) Internet
3 7 (2.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (1.91%) ATM
4 5 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.91%) MRTG
5 3 (1.15%) FTP
6 2 (0.76%) WebEx
7 1 (0.38%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.18%) MySQL
2 42 (16.03%) MongoDB
3 38 (14.50%) NoSQL
4 28 (10.69%) Big Data
4 28 (10.69%) Relational Database
5 27 (10.31%) SQL Server
5 27 (10.31%) Hadoop
6 14 (5.34%) Couchbase
7 13 (4.96%) RDBMS
8 11 (4.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (3.82%) Oracle Database
9 10 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.67%) Redis
11 5 (1.91%) Pentaho
11 5 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 97 (37.02%) Git (software)
2 62 (23.66%) JIRA
3 61 (23.28%) JUnit
4 58 (22.14%) Jenkins
5 53 (20.23%) Subversion
6 33 (12.60%) Maven
7 27 (10.31%) Eclipse
8 26 (9.92%) Mockito
9 25 (9.54%) Cucumber
10 22 (8.40%) IntelliJ
11 18 (6.87%) Selenium
11 18 (6.87%) Hudson
12 14 (5.34%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 13 (4.96%) Ant
14 12 (4.58%) EasyMock
15 11 (4.20%) FishEye
15 11 (4.20%) Spock
15 11 (4.20%) Geb
15 11 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (3.82%) jMock
General
1 64 (24.43%) Finance
2 42 (16.03%) Retail
3 28 (10.69%) Banking
4 19 (7.25%) Telecoms
5 15 (5.73%) Marketing
6 14 (5.34%) Manufacturing
7 13 (4.96%) Electronics
8 12 (4.58%) Games
9 6 (2.29%) Advertising
10 5 (1.91%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.53%) Back Office
12 3 (1.15%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.38%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 147 (56.11%) Developer
2 120 (45.80%) Java Developer
3 57 (21.76%) Architect
4 55 (20.99%) Senior Developer
5 42 (16.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 25 (9.54%) Solutions Architect
7 23 (8.78%) Software Engineer
8 14 (5.34%) Java Architect
9 10 (3.82%) Technical Leader
9 10 (3.82%) Integration Architect
9 10 (3.82%) Analyst
10 8 (3.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (3.05%) Senior Architect
11 7 (2.67%) Graduate
11 7 (2.67%) Head of Software Engineering
12 6 (2.29%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.29%) Software Developer
12 6 (2.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 6 (2.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
13 5 (1.91%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (69.08%) Spring
2 115 (43.89%) Web Services
3 105 (40.08%) Hibernate
4 81 (30.92%) J2EE
5 75 (28.63%) SOAP
6 74 (28.24%) REST
7 70 (26.72%) CSS
8 65 (24.81%) HTML
9 50 (19.08%) XML
10 49 (18.70%) Middleware
11 44 (16.79%) HTML5
11 44 (16.79%) Apache Camel
12 42 (16.03%) jQuery
13 41 (15.65%) AngularJS
14 40 (15.27%) JMS
15 37 (14.12%) RESTful
16 34 (12.98%) ActiveMQ
17 33 (12.60%) JSON
18 30 (11.45%) Java EE
19 24 (9.16%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.16%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.87%) Mobile App
4 13 (4.96%) DTV
5 12 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.05%) Blog
7 7 (2.67%) iPhone
7 7 (2.67%) iPad
8 6 (2.29%) Derivative
8 6 (2.29%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.91%) Clustering
9 5 (1.91%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.91%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.53%) User Experience
10 4 (1.53%) Equities
11 3 (1.15%) Replication
11 3 (1.15%) Wiki
11 3 (1.15%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.15%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.90%) Linux
2 21 (8.02%) UNIX
3 19 (7.25%) Windows
4 14 (5.34%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.05%) Android
6 4 (1.53%) Solaris
7 3 (1.15%) SUSE
7 3 (1.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (69.47%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (32.44%) SOA
3 81 (30.92%) Scrum
4 72 (27.48%) TDD
5 71 (27.10%) E-Commerce
6 70 (26.72%) Software Engineering
7 67 (25.57%) OO
7 67 (25.57%) Open Source
8 47 (17.94%) SDLC
8 47 (17.94%) MVC
9 46 (17.56%) Mentoring
10 37 (14.12%) BDD
11 30 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (11.07%) TOGAF
13 28 (10.69%) OOD
14 25 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (9.54%) Waterfall
15 24 (9.16%) Software Delivery
16 22 (8.40%) Kanban
17 21 (8.02%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 233 (88.93%) Java
2 71 (27.10%) JavaScript
3 48 (18.32%) SQL
4 28 (10.69%) Python
5 27 (10.31%) PHP
5 27 (10.31%) Ruby
6 21 (8.02%) Groovy
7 14 (5.34%) C#
8 13 (4.96%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.58%) Perl
9 12 (4.58%) C
10 8 (3.05%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.67%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.91%) Clojure
13 4 (1.53%) Scala
13 4 (1.53%) XPath
13 4 (1.53%) C++
13 4 (1.53%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.53%) XQuery
14 3 (1.15%) AWK
Qualifications
1 53 (20.23%) Degree
2 10 (3.82%) Sun Certification
3 5 (1.91%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (1.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.16%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.67%) Varnish
2 5 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.15%) Samba
3 3 (1.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (5.73%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.44%) Puppet
3 8 (3.05%) Nagios
4 7 (2.67%) ZABBIX
4 7 (2.67%) HAProxy
5 5 (1.91%) OpenAM
5 5 (1.91%) CFEngine
5 5 (1.91%) Cobbler
5 5 (1.91%) Cacti
6 3 (1.15%) CloudHub
7 2 (0.76%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 69 (26.34%) Oracle
2 41 (15.65%) TIBCO
3 24 (9.16%) hybris
4 20 (7.63%) IBM
5 17 (6.49%) MuleSoft
6 16 (6.11%) SAP
7 14 (5.34%) Apple
7 14 (5.34%) Endeca
8 13 (4.96%) Red Hat
9 12 (4.58%) New Relic
10 10 (3.82%) Microsoft
10 10 (3.82%) Sun
11 9 (3.44%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (3.05%) Talend
13 7 (2.67%) Percona
14 5 (1.91%) F5
14 5 (1.91%) VMware
14 5 (1.91%) webMethods
14 5 (1.91%) Adobe
15 4 (1.53%) ATG
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