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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mule
Rank 813 856 817
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -39
Permanent jobs citing Mule 77 45 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.041% 0.065%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% 0.20% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 58
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%

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
23625 22568 23323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.98% 20.78% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19429 19102 20060
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 £39,000 £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 22 October 2014 within the UK.

Mule Salary Histogram in the UK

Mule
Top 29 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 22 October 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
(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 +46 64 £55,000 +18.91% 12
London +33 37 £65,000 +18.18% 7
South East -8 14 £55,000 +44.67% 1
Scotland +6 12 £39,000 -
Glasgow +3 12 £39,000 -
East of England -8 11 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Hampshire -3 9 £55,000 +44.67%
City of London +23 7 £67,500 - 2
Andover -8 5 £55,000 +44.67%
Peterborough +4 4 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Cambridgeshire -9 4 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £42,500 -
Essex - 4 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £42,500 -
Surrey -6 2 - - 1
Norwich - 2 £47,500 -
Godalming - 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 £47,500 -
Bournemouth -3 1 £70,000 -
Farnborough -6 1 - -
Dorset -7 1 £70,000 -
South West -19 1 £70,000 +100.00%
West Midlands - 1 £75,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Walsall - 1 £75,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £47,500 - 2
Brentwood - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £60,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £67,500 -

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 135 (90.60%) Java
2 75 (50.34%) Spring
3 61 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (37.58%) Oracle
5 51 (34.23%) SOA
6 41 (27.52%) XML
6 41 (27.52%) Linux
7 40 (26.85%) Hibernate
8 38 (25.50%) Git (software)
9 37 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (24.83%) Finance
10 36 (24.16%) TDD
11 34 (22.82%) Web Services
11 34 (22.82%) REST
12 32 (21.48%) Maven
13 31 (20.81%) Middleware
14 30 (20.13%) Tomcat
15 29 (19.46%) SQL
15 29 (19.46%) Open Source
15 29 (19.46%) Apache Camel
16 26 (17.45%) Ant
16 26 (17.45%) Jenkins
17 25 (16.78%) HTML
17 25 (16.78%) Scala
17 25 (16.78%) Subversion
17 25 (16.78%) Software Engineering
18 24 (16.11%) Windows
18 24 (16.11%) MongoDB
19 23 (15.44%) UNIX
19 23 (15.44%) HTML5

Mule
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (20.13%) Tomcat
2 21 (14.09%) JBoss
2 21 (14.09%) Node.js
3 17 (11.41%) Apache
4 16 (10.74%) WebSphere
5 15 (10.07%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (5.37%) Apache ServiceMix
6 8 (5.37%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (4.70%) WebLogic
8 6 (4.03%) Apache Solr
9 5 (3.36%) SugarCRM
9 5 (3.36%) CMS
9 5 (3.36%) Liferay
9 5 (3.36%) Alfresco
10 4 (2.68%) Adobe CQ
10 4 (2.68%) Drupal
10 4 (2.68%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (2.68%) nginx
10 4 (2.68%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (2.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.67%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.67%) GitHub
2 1 (0.67%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.36%) Firewall
1 5 (3.36%) HTTP
2 4 (2.68%) DNS
3 2 (1.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.11%) MongoDB
2 19 (12.75%) MySQL
2 19 (12.75%) Redis
3 18 (12.08%) Big Data
3 18 (12.08%) SQL Server
4 15 (10.07%) NoSQL
5 14 (9.40%) CouchDB
6 9 (6.04%) Hadoop
6 9 (6.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (5.37%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.70%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.36%) Pentaho
9 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.36%) MarkLogic
9 5 (3.36%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.68%) Couchbase
10 4 (2.68%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.34%) Infinispan
11 2 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.67%) Riak
Development Applications
1 38 (25.50%) Git (software)
2 32 (21.48%) Maven
3 26 (17.45%) Ant
3 26 (17.45%) Jenkins
4 25 (16.78%) Subversion
5 17 (11.41%) JUnit
6 10 (6.71%) TeamCity
7 9 (6.04%) ClearCase
7 9 (6.04%) Eclipse
8 8 (5.37%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (4.70%) Cucumber
10 6 (4.03%) JIRA
10 6 (4.03%) Mockito
11 5 (3.36%) Selenium
12 4 (2.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 3 (2.01%) CruiseControl
13 3 (2.01%) Hudson
14 2 (1.34%) Gradle
14 2 (1.34%) NetBeans
General
1 37 (24.83%) Finance
2 13 (8.72%) Banking
3 10 (6.71%) Retail
4 8 (5.37%) Games
5 6 (4.03%) Publishing
6 5 (3.36%) Advertising
6 5 (3.36%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.36%) Legal
6 5 (3.36%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.68%) Billing
7 4 (2.68%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (65.10%) Developer
2 72 (48.32%) Java Developer
3 27 (18.12%) Senior Developer
4 25 (16.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (12.75%) Architect
6 14 (9.40%) Programmer
7 10 (6.71%) Java Programmer
8 8 (5.37%) Systems Development Manager
8 8 (5.37%) Systems Manager
8 8 (5.37%) Development Manager
9 7 (4.70%) Lead Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Integration Architect
9 7 (4.70%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.36%) Junior
11 5 (3.36%) Senior Programmer
11 5 (3.36%) Senior Java Programmer
12 4 (2.68%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (50.34%) Spring
2 41 (27.52%) XML
3 40 (26.85%) Hibernate
4 34 (22.82%) Web Services
4 34 (22.82%) REST
5 31 (20.81%) Middleware
6 29 (19.46%) Apache Camel
7 25 (16.78%) HTML
8 23 (15.44%) HTML5
8 23 (15.44%) JSON
9 21 (14.09%) jQuery
10 20 (13.42%) CSS
11 18 (12.08%) J2EE
12 13 (8.72%) Spring MVC
12 13 (8.72%) SOAP
13 11 (7.38%) XML Schema
13 11 (7.38%) .NET
13 11 (7.38%) AngularJS
14 10 (6.71%) Backbone.js
14 10 (6.71%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.46%) Open Source
2 15 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.72%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.38%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.38%) Data Structures
5 10 (6.71%) Algorithms
5 10 (6.71%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (4.70%) SWIFT
7 6 (4.03%) Data Integration
7 6 (4.03%) Derivative
7 6 (4.03%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.68%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.01%) E-Learning
9 3 (2.01%) Social Network
9 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.34%) GIS
11 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.67%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.52%) Linux
2 24 (16.11%) Windows
3 23 (15.44%) UNIX
4 3 (2.01%) Solaris
5 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.67%) Android
5 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (34.23%) SOA
3 37 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (24.16%) TDD
5 25 (16.78%) Software Engineering
6 21 (14.09%) Web Development
6 21 (14.09%) E-Commerce
7 16 (10.74%) OO
8 15 (10.07%) Scrum
9 14 (9.40%) MapReduce
10 13 (8.72%) MVC
10 13 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (8.72%) EAI
11 12 (8.05%) OOP
12 11 (7.38%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (5.37%) Mentoring
13 8 (5.37%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.37%) Configuration Management
14 7 (4.70%) TOGAF
14 7 (4.70%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 135 (90.60%) Java
2 29 (19.46%) SQL
3 25 (16.78%) Scala
4 21 (14.09%) JavaScript
5 17 (11.41%) Ruby
6 15 (10.07%) PHP
7 12 (8.05%) Shell Script
8 11 (7.38%) Clojure
9 10 (6.71%) Perl
9 10 (6.71%) Python
10 6 (4.03%) C#
11 4 (2.68%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.01%) XQuery
12 3 (2.01%) C
12 3 (2.01%) XPath
13 2 (1.34%) C++
14 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (13.42%) Degree
2 8 (5.37%) PhD
3 2 (1.34%) ISEB
3 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.04%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.36%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (12.08%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (10.74%) YUM
3 6 (4.03%) Puppet
4 3 (2.01%) Opsview
5 1 (0.67%) Nagios
5 1 (0.67%) MOM
5 1 (0.67%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.67%) Rsyslog
5 1 (0.67%) Kibana
5 1 (0.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 56 (37.58%) Oracle
2 14 (9.40%) webMethods
3 10 (6.71%) TIBCO
4 9 (6.04%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.37%) Talend
5 8 (5.37%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (4.70%) Calypso
6 7 (4.70%) hybris
7 6 (4.03%) IBM
8 5 (3.36%) Endeca
9 4 (2.68%) Reuters
9 4 (2.68%) Bloomberg
10 3 (2.01%) ATG
10 3 (2.01%) SAP
10 3 (2.01%) Demandware
11 2 (1.34%) WSO2
11 2 (1.34%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.67%) Thunderhead
12 1 (0.67%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.67%) Informatica
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Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus (c50%)
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £390 - £430 per day
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Salary: £30-£50K depending on experience
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Excellent package and opportunity
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City of London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + banking bonus + bens + on call
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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