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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mule
Rank 862 838 846
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mule 57 36 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.032% 0.053%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.16% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 56
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,250 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £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
25117 23120 25085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.74% 20.79% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20645 19449 21875
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 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 17 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 -11 50 £50,000 +11.11% 12
London -46 21 £75,000 +36.36% 4
East Midlands - 9 £40,000 - 1
South East -11 7 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Glasgow -11 7 - -
Scotland -18 7 - -
Northamptonshire - 7 £40,000 -
Northampton - 5 £40,000 -
South West +1 4 £38,750 +10.71% 4
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
Yorkshire - 4 - -
Harrogate - 4 - -
City of London -15 3 £50,000 -20.00% 2
East of England -21 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
North West - 3 £61,000 - 1
Andover -1 2 £41,250 +9.60%
Bristol -5 2 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Hampshire -16 2 £41,250 +26.66%
Kent - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Chester - 2 - -
Derby - 2 £55,000 - 1
Bedford - 2 £40,000 -
Maidstone - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £40,000 -
Sevenoaks - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £80,000 -

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 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 84 (89.36%) Java
2 42 (44.68%) Spring
3 40 (42.55%) JBoss
4 38 (40.43%) Oracle
5 37 (39.36%) J2EE
6 36 (38.30%) XML
7 35 (37.23%) Linux
8 31 (32.98%) Apache Camel
9 30 (31.91%) WebSphere
10 29 (30.85%) Maven
10 29 (30.85%) JavaScript
11 26 (27.66%) SQL
11 26 (27.66%) TDD
12 25 (26.60%) HTML
12 25 (26.60%) Hibernate
13 24 (25.53%) Scrum
14 23 (24.47%) Apache
15 21 (22.34%) OO
15 21 (22.34%) CSS
16 20 (21.28%) Tomcat
16 20 (21.28%) SOA
16 20 (21.28%) Jenkins
17 19 (20.21%) IBM
17 19 (20.21%) JMS
18 18 (19.15%) jQuery
19 17 (18.09%) JUnit
19 17 (18.09%) Finance
20 15 (15.96%) Computer Science
20 15 (15.96%) Relational Database
20 15 (15.96%) Redis

Mule
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 (31.91%) WebSphere
2 23 (24.47%) Apache
3 20 (21.28%) Tomcat
4 12 (12.77%) Apache ServiceMix
5 9 (9.57%) Node.js
6 8 (8.51%) GlassFish
7 7 (7.45%) Confluence
8 6 (6.38%) TIBCO EMS
9 4 (4.26%) Artix
9 4 (4.26%) nginx
9 4 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (2.13%) GemFire
10 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.06%) MQSeries
11 1 (1.06%) CMS
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 1 (1.06%) Apache Solr
11 1 (1.06%) Sonic ESB
11 1 (1.06%) JCAPS
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) SaaS
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) PaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) SSL
2 5 (5.32%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.06%) LDAP
3 1 (1.06%) SAN
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.06%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) Redis
1 15 (15.96%) Relational Database
2 14 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.89%) RDBMS
3 11 (11.70%) NoSQL
4 10 (10.64%) MongoDB
5 9 (9.57%) CouchDB
6 8 (8.51%) MySQL
6 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.32%) Big Data
7 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.13%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (30.85%) Maven
2 20 (21.28%) Jenkins
3 17 (18.09%) JUnit
4 11 (11.70%) Mockito
5 10 (10.64%) Ant
6 9 (9.57%) Eclipse
6 9 (9.57%) JIRA
6 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
7 7 (7.45%) FitNesse
7 7 (7.45%) Checkstyle
7 7 (7.45%) IntelliJ
7 7 (7.45%) EasyMock
7 7 (7.45%) Cucumber
7 7 (7.45%) SoapUI
7 7 (7.45%) FindBugs
8 6 (6.38%) Hudson
9 4 (4.26%) Gradle
9 4 (4.26%) JMeter
9 4 (4.26%) Subversion
9 4 (4.26%) jMock
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Retail
3 12 (12.77%) Advertising
3 12 (12.77%) Games
4 9 (9.57%) Telecoms
5 8 (8.51%) Banking
6 7 (7.45%) Online Betting
6 7 (7.45%) Investment Banking
7 6 (6.38%) Law
8 3 (3.19%) Legal
8 3 (3.19%) Front Office
8 3 (3.19%) Publishing
9 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (63.83%) Developer
2 47 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.77%) Architect
4 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.57%) J2EE Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.38%) Programmer
8 6 (6.38%) Administrator
8 6 (6.38%) Java Architect
8 6 (6.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.38%) Applications Architect
8 6 (6.38%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (6.38%) Java Applications Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.68%) Spring
2 37 (39.36%) J2EE
3 36 (38.30%) XML
4 31 (32.98%) Apache Camel
5 25 (26.60%) HTML
5 25 (26.60%) Hibernate
6 21 (22.34%) CSS
7 19 (20.21%) JMS
8 18 (19.15%) jQuery
9 14 (14.89%) JSP
9 14 (14.89%) Java EE
10 12 (12.77%) JSON
10 12 (12.77%) Web Services
10 12 (12.77%) JPA
10 12 (12.77%) RESTful
10 12 (12.77%) REST
10 12 (12.77%) Spring Integration
11 11 (11.70%) WebSphere MQ
11 11 (11.70%) JSF
12 10 (10.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.70%) Open Source
3 8 (8.51%) Social Network
4 7 (7.45%) Online Games
5 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
6 5 (5.32%) Equities
7 4 (4.26%) Clustering
8 3 (3.19%) iSeries
9 2 (2.13%) E-Learning
9 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.06%) NHS
10 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.23%) Linux
2 14 (14.89%) UNIX
2 14 (14.89%) Windows
3 6 (6.38%) Solaris
4 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.26%) Android
5 1 (1.06%) CentOS
5 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.66%) TDD
2 24 (25.53%) Scrum
3 21 (22.34%) OO
4 20 (21.28%) SOA
5 14 (14.89%) OOD
5 14 (14.89%) E-Commerce
6 12 (12.77%) Kanban
7 10 (10.64%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.45%) OOP
8 7 (7.45%) Validation
8 7 (7.45%) ATDD
8 7 (7.45%) BDD
9 6 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.32%) ETL
10 5 (5.32%) DNA
10 5 (5.32%) UML
10 5 (5.32%) Refactoring
11 4 (4.26%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 84 (89.36%) Java
2 29 (30.85%) JavaScript
3 26 (27.66%) SQL
4 14 (14.89%) Scala
5 11 (11.70%) Shell Script
6 8 (8.51%) Ruby
7 6 (6.38%) XPath
7 6 (6.38%) ECMAScript
7 6 (6.38%) Perl
8 5 (5.32%) C#
8 5 (5.32%) XQuery
9 4 (4.26%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.19%) VB
10 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.19%) Clojure
11 2 (2.13%) C-shell
11 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) RHCE
3 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.06%) PhD
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) HL7
2 1 (1.06%) WAI
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) Squid
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (13.83%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (8.51%) Puppet
3 5 (5.32%) MOM
3 5 (5.32%) YUM
4 1 (1.06%) collectd
Vendors
1 40 (42.55%) JBoss
2 38 (40.43%) Oracle
3 19 (20.21%) IBM
4 8 (8.51%) TIBCO
4 8 (8.51%) ATG
5 7 (7.45%) Google
6 6 (6.38%) hybris
6 6 (6.38%) Demandware
7 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (5.32%) Informatica
7 5 (5.32%) Sybase
8 4 (4.26%) Ab Initio
8 4 (4.26%) IONA
9 2 (2.13%) webMethods
9 2 (2.13%) Perforce
9 2 (2.13%) SAP
9 2 (2.13%) Siebel
9 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.13%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.06%) Foundry
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Cash Car + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Cash Car + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
DCM Select
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits & pension
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Ovo Energy
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 30+ days ago