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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mule
Rank 811 820 811
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Mule 82 57 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.054% 0.071%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 32 65
Average salary £60,000 £55,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.62% -7.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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
23846 21248 24264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.76% 20.01% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19399 17969 20765
Average salary £43,000 £42,783 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +0.66%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

Mule Salary Histogram in the UK

Mule
Top 25 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 28 August 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
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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 -5 70 £60,750 +8.96% 8
London +14 52 £60,500 -13.57% 4
City of London +11 15 £60,250 -13.92% 2
Scotland 0 11 £42,500 - 1
Glasgow -3 11 £42,500 - 1
South East -24 8 £61,000 +10.90% 4
South West -26 5 £70,000 +86.66%
Hammersmith - 5 £80,000 -
East of England - 4 £55,000 -
Essex - 4 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £61,000 -
Dorset -6 3 £70,000 -
Bournemouth -8 3 £70,000 -
Reading +1 2 £67,500 -
Berkshire 0 2 £67,500 +25.00% 1
Bristol -8 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Gatwick - 2 £61,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £42,500 -
North West - 1 £30,000 -
Manchester - 1 £30,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 £34,500 -
Belfast - 1 £34,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £34,500 -

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 139 (95.86%) Java
2 73 (50.34%) Spring
3 53 (36.55%) Oracle
4 46 (31.72%) XML
4 46 (31.72%) TDD
5 42 (28.97%) Linux
6 41 (28.28%) SOA
7 40 (27.59%) REST
8 39 (26.90%) Git (software)
9 38 (26.21%) JavaScript
10 36 (24.83%) Hibernate
11 35 (24.14%) Apache Camel
12 34 (23.45%) HTML
12 34 (23.45%) CSS
13 31 (21.38%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (20.69%) jQuery
14 30 (20.69%) Scala
14 30 (20.69%) Finance
15 29 (20.00%) SQL
15 29 (20.00%) Maven
15 29 (20.00%) Software Engineering
16 28 (19.31%) Web Services
17 26 (17.93%) Tomcat
17 26 (17.93%) JSON
18 25 (17.24%) Subversion
18 25 (17.24%) Ant
18 25 (17.24%) Node.js
18 25 (17.24%) Jenkins
19 23 (15.86%) J2EE
19 23 (15.86%) SQL Server

Mule
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (17.93%) Tomcat
2 25 (17.24%) Node.js
3 23 (15.86%) WebSphere
4 16 (11.03%) Apache
5 14 (9.66%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.14%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.45%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (2.76%) Confluence
9 3 (2.07%) SugarCRM
9 3 (2.07%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (2.07%) Alfresco
9 3 (2.07%) nginx
10 2 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.38%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.38%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.69%) Sonic ESB
11 1 (0.69%) FileNet
11 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.69%) Fredhopper
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.45%) SSL
2 4 (2.76%) DNS
3 3 (2.07%) Firewall
3 3 (2.07%) HTTP
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.86%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.17%) MongoDB
3 21 (14.48%) Redis
4 19 (13.10%) Big Data
5 15 (10.34%) CouchDB
6 14 (9.66%) MySQL
7 12 (8.28%) NoSQL
8 11 (7.59%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (4.83%) RDBMS
9 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database
10 6 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (4.14%) Hadoop
11 5 (3.45%) MarkLogic
12 3 (2.07%) Pentaho
12 3 (2.07%) Apache Hive
13 2 (1.38%) Infinispan
14 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (26.90%) Git (software)
2 29 (20.00%) Maven
3 25 (17.24%) Subversion
3 25 (17.24%) Ant
3 25 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 18 (12.41%) JUnit
5 10 (6.90%) Mockito
6 9 (6.21%) TeamCity
6 9 (6.21%) ClearCase
7 7 (4.83%) JIRA
7 7 (4.83%) Eclipse
7 7 (4.83%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.14%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (2.07%) Selenium
10 2 (1.38%) Hudson
10 2 (1.38%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.38%) FindBugs
10 2 (1.38%) Gradle
10 2 (1.38%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.38%) EasyMock
General
1 30 (20.69%) Finance
2 13 (8.97%) Banking
2 13 (8.97%) Retail
3 10 (6.90%) Games
4 9 (6.21%) Advertising
4 9 (6.21%) Publishing
5 5 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.45%) Law
5 5 (3.45%) Legal
5 5 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.76%) Billing
7 3 (2.07%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.38%) Front Office
9 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (72.41%) Developer
2 75 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 18 (12.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (11.03%) Architect
5 16 (11.03%) Programmer
6 12 (8.28%) Java Programmer
7 11 (7.59%) Software Developer
8 9 (6.21%) Lead Developer
9 8 (5.52%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Junior
10 6 (4.14%) Java Architect
10 6 (4.14%) Applications Architect
11 5 (3.45%) Junior Java Developer
11 5 (3.45%) Junior Developer
11 5 (3.45%) Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) Java Applications Architect
12 4 (2.76%) Scala Developer
12 4 (2.76%) Integration Architect
12 4 (2.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (50.34%) Spring
2 46 (31.72%) XML
3 40 (27.59%) REST
4 36 (24.83%) Hibernate
5 35 (24.14%) Apache Camel
6 34 (23.45%) HTML
6 34 (23.45%) CSS
7 30 (20.69%) jQuery
8 28 (19.31%) Web Services
9 26 (17.93%) JSON
10 23 (15.86%) J2EE
11 21 (14.48%) HTML5
12 19 (13.10%) Middleware
13 16 (11.03%) SOAP
14 13 (8.97%) Ext JS
14 13 (8.97%) AngularJS
15 12 (8.28%) Backbone.js
15 12 (8.28%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (7.59%) JMS
17 10 (6.90%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.48%) Open Source
2 17 (11.72%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.28%) Social Network
4 7 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.83%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.14%) E-Learning
6 4 (2.76%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.76%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.76%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.76%) Derivative
7 3 (2.07%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.38%) GIS
8 2 (1.38%) iPhone
8 2 (1.38%) Equities
9 1 (0.69%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 42 (28.97%) Linux
2 22 (15.17%) UNIX
3 19 (13.10%) Windows
4 3 (2.07%) Solaris
4 3 (2.07%) Android
5 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.72%) TDD
2 41 (28.28%) SOA
3 31 (21.38%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 21 (14.48%) OO
5 21 (14.48%) OOP
5 21 (14.48%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (13.10%) E-Commerce
7 18 (12.41%) Scrum
8 15 (10.34%) MapReduce
9 13 (8.97%) Web Development
10 11 (7.59%) OOD
11 10 (6.90%) MVC
12 8 (5.52%) DevOps
12 8 (5.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.52%) Unit Testing
13 7 (4.83%) Configuration Management
13 7 (4.83%) EAI
14 6 (4.14%) Analytics
15 5 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 139 (95.86%) Java
2 38 (26.21%) JavaScript
3 30 (20.69%) Scala
4 29 (20.00%) SQL
5 21 (14.48%) Ruby
6 14 (9.66%) Clojure
7 13 (8.97%) Shell Script
8 10 (6.90%) C#
9 9 (6.21%) Perl
10 8 (5.52%) PHP
11 6 (4.14%) Python
11 6 (4.14%) XPath
12 4 (2.76%) XQuery
13 3 (2.07%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.38%) ECMAScript
14 2 (1.38%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.69%) Groovy
15 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.69%) C++
15 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (13.10%) Degree
2 7 (4.83%) PhD
3 2 (1.38%) ISEB
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) Varnish
2 2 (1.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (13.79%) YUM
1 20 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.07%) MOM
2 3 (2.07%) Puppet
3 2 (1.38%) Opsview
Vendors
1 53 (36.55%) Oracle
2 22 (15.17%) JBoss
3 17 (11.72%) IBM
4 10 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.21%) webMethods
6 8 (5.52%) Demandware
6 8 (5.52%) hybris
6 8 (5.52%) ATG
7 7 (4.83%) Calypso
7 7 (4.83%) TIBCO
8 6 (4.14%) Talend
9 4 (2.76%) SAP
9 4 (2.76%) Reuters
9 4 (2.76%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.38%) WSO2
10 2 (1.38%) Siebel
10 2 (1.38%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.38%) Perforce
10 2 (1.38%) Informatica
11 1 (0.69%) Omniture
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