The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mule
Rank 866 840 837
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -3
Permanent jobs citing Mule 61 39 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.035% 0.057%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 61
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £42,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £64,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -34.78%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25215 23366 24902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.67% 20.81% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20791 19683 21700
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 23 April 2014 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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -13 54 £47,500 - 5
London -44 22 £75,000 +36.36% 4
East Midlands - 11 £40,000 -
South East -7 7 £40,000 +22.82%
Glasgow -11 7 - -
Scotland -15 7 - -
Northamptonshire - 7 £40,000 -
Northampton - 5 £40,000 -
East of England -8 4 £42,000 +12.00%
South West -11 4 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Yorkshire - 4 - -
Derbyshire - 4 £50,000 -
Derby - 4 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
Harrogate - 4 - -
City of London -9 3 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Hammersmith - 3 £80,000 -
North West - 3 £61,000 -
Peterborough +5 2 £44,000 +17.33%
Andover +1 2 £41,250 +9.60%
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £44,000 +17.33%
Hampshire -5 2 £41,250 +26.66%
Bristol -7 2 £38,750 +10.71%
Chester - 2 - -
Bedford - 2 £40,000 -
Sevenoaks - 2 - -
Maidstone - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 86 (89.58%) Java
2 43 (44.79%) Spring
3 40 (41.67%) JBoss
4 39 (40.63%) Oracle
5 37 (38.54%) J2EE
6 35 (36.46%) XML
6 35 (36.46%) Linux
7 32 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 30 (31.25%) WebSphere
8 30 (31.25%) Apache Camel
9 29 (30.21%) Maven
10 28 (29.17%) HTML
11 27 (28.13%) SQL
12 26 (27.08%) Hibernate
12 26 (27.08%) TDD
13 24 (25.00%) CSS
14 23 (23.96%) Scrum
15 22 (22.92%) Apache
16 21 (21.88%) jQuery
17 20 (20.83%) OO
17 20 (20.83%) Tomcat
18 19 (19.79%) SOA
18 19 (19.79%) IBM
18 19 (19.79%) Jenkins
19 18 (18.75%) JMS
20 17 (17.71%) JUnit
20 17 (17.71%) Finance
21 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
22 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
22 15 (15.63%) Relational Database

Mule
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 30 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 22 (22.92%) Apache
3 20 (20.83%) Tomcat
4 12 (12.50%) Node.js
4 12 (12.50%) Apache ServiceMix
5 8 (8.33%) GlassFish
6 7 (7.29%) Confluence
7 6 (6.25%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (5.21%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (4.17%) Artix
9 4 (4.17%) nginx
10 2 (2.08%) GemFire
10 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.04%) MQSeries
11 1 (1.04%) CMS
11 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
11 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
11 1 (1.04%) Sonic ESB
11 1 (1.04%) JCAPS
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) SaaS
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) PaaS
3 1 (1.04%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) SSL
2 5 (5.21%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) DNS
3 1 (1.04%) LDAP
3 1 (1.04%) SAN
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.04%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.63%) Redis
2 15 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 14 (14.58%) RDBMS
4 13 (13.54%) NoSQL
5 11 (11.46%) MongoDB
6 10 (10.42%) MySQL
6 10 (10.42%) CouchDB
7 8 (8.33%) Oracle Database
8 5 (5.21%) Big Data
8 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.08%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 29 (30.21%) Maven
2 19 (19.79%) Jenkins
3 17 (17.71%) JUnit
4 11 (11.46%) Mockito
5 10 (10.42%) Ant
6 9 (9.38%) Eclipse
6 9 (9.38%) JIRA
6 9 (9.38%) Git (software)
7 7 (7.29%) FitNesse
7 7 (7.29%) Checkstyle
7 7 (7.29%) IntelliJ
7 7 (7.29%) EasyMock
7 7 (7.29%) Cucumber
7 7 (7.29%) SoapUI
7 7 (7.29%) FindBugs
8 6 (6.25%) Hudson
9 4 (4.17%) Gradle
9 4 (4.17%) PhoneGap
9 4 (4.17%) JMeter
9 4 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 12 (12.50%) Advertising
2 12 (12.50%) Retail
3 11 (11.46%) Games
4 8 (8.33%) Banking
4 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 7 (7.29%) Investment Banking
6 6 (6.25%) Online Betting
6 6 (6.25%) Law
7 4 (4.17%) Publishing
8 3 (3.13%) Legal
8 3 (3.13%) Front Office
9 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (64.58%) Developer
2 48 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.50%) Architect
4 11 (11.46%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.38%) J2EE Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (8.33%) Programmer
8 7 (7.29%) Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.25%) Administrator
9 6 (6.25%) Java Architect
9 6 (6.25%) Applications Architect
9 6 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (6.25%) Java Applications Architect
10 5 (5.21%) Java Programmer
11 4 (4.17%) Performance Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (44.79%) Spring
2 37 (38.54%) J2EE
3 35 (36.46%) XML
4 30 (31.25%) Apache Camel
5 28 (29.17%) HTML
6 26 (27.08%) Hibernate
7 24 (25.00%) CSS
8 21 (21.88%) jQuery
9 18 (18.75%) JMS
10 14 (14.58%) JSP
10 14 (14.58%) Java EE
10 14 (14.58%) REST
11 12 (12.50%) Spring Integration
11 12 (12.50%) JPA
12 11 (11.46%) HTML5
12 11 (11.46%) RESTful
12 11 (11.46%) JSON
12 11 (11.46%) JSF
12 11 (11.46%) WebSphere MQ
13 10 (10.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.50%) Open Source
3 9 (9.38%) Social Network
4 8 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 6 (6.25%) Online Games
6 5 (5.21%) Equities
7 4 (4.17%) Clustering
8 3 (3.13%) E-Learning
8 3 (3.13%) iSeries
9 2 (2.08%) N-Tier
9 2 (2.08%) iPhone
10 1 (1.04%) NHS
10 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.46%) Linux
2 14 (14.58%) UNIX
2 14 (14.58%) Windows
3 6 (6.25%) Solaris
3 6 (6.25%) Android
4 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.04%) CentOS
5 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.08%) TDD
2 23 (23.96%) Scrum
3 20 (20.83%) OO
4 19 (19.79%) SOA
5 14 (14.58%) OOD
5 14 (14.58%) E-Commerce
6 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
6 11 (11.46%) Kanban
7 9 (9.38%) OOP
8 7 (7.29%) Validation
8 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.29%) BDD
8 7 (7.29%) ATDD
9 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.21%) Refactoring
10 5 (5.21%) ETL
10 5 (5.21%) DNA
10 5 (5.21%) UML
11 4 (4.17%) RAD
11 4 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 86 (89.58%) Java
2 32 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 27 (28.13%) SQL
4 13 (13.54%) Scala
5 11 (11.46%) Shell Script
6 9 (9.38%) Ruby
7 7 (7.29%) C#
8 6 (6.25%) Perl
8 6 (6.25%) XPath
8 6 (6.25%) ECMAScript
9 5 (5.21%) XQuery
10 4 (4.17%) Clojure
10 4 (4.17%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.13%) VB
11 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.08%) C-shell
12 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) RHCE
3 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.04%) PhD
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.46%) HL7
2 1 (1.04%) WAI
2 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.29%) Squid
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.29%) Puppet
3 5 (5.21%) MOM
3 5 (5.21%) YUM
4 1 (1.04%) collectd
Vendors
1 40 (41.67%) JBoss
2 39 (40.63%) Oracle
3 19 (19.79%) IBM
4 8 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 7 (7.29%) ATG
5 7 (7.29%) Google
6 6 (6.25%) hybris
6 6 (6.25%) Demandware
7 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
7 5 (5.21%) Informatica
7 5 (5.21%) Sybase
8 4 (4.17%) Ab Initio
8 4 (4.17%) IONA
9 2 (2.08%) webMethods
9 2 (2.08%) Perforce
9 2 (2.08%) SAP
9 2 (2.08%) Siebel
9 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.04%) Foundry
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £5k Cash Car + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £5k Cash Car + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £30,728 to £36,661 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Ovo Energy
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 30+ days ago