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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mule
Rank 827 825 840
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mule 88 51 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.048% 0.064%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.37% 0.24% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 55 28 57
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,950 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -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
23761 21665 23870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.86% 20.25% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19402 18360 20400
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 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -17 73 £57,250 +9.04% 7
London +15 49 £60,000 -25.00% 4
Glasgow +7 14 £40,000 -
Scotland +1 14 £40,000 -
South East -6 13 £55,000 +27.16%
City of London +30 11 £60,250 - 2
East of England -10 8 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Hampshire -15 7 £55,000 +74.60%
Andover -4 4 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £42,500 -
Essex - 4 £55,000 -
Surrey -3 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 £47,500 - 1
Norwich - 2 £47,500 - 1
Godalming - 2 - -
Peterborough +4 1 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Reading -3 1 £67,500 -
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Dorset -5 1 £70,000 -
Berkshire -5 1 £67,500 -
Bournemouth -9 1 £70,000 -
Farnborough -11 1 - -
South West -32 1 £70,000 +93.10%
West Midlands - 1 £75,000 -
North West - 1 £30,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £80,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £60,000 -

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 146 (91.82%) Java
2 75 (47.17%) Spring
3 70 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (35.85%) Oracle
5 49 (30.82%) SOA
6 47 (29.56%) TDD
7 43 (27.04%) XML
8 42 (26.42%) Linux
9 41 (25.79%) Git (software)
10 38 (23.90%) Hibernate
10 38 (23.90%) REST
11 37 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (22.01%) HTML
12 35 (22.01%) Finance
12 35 (22.01%) Apache Camel
13 34 (21.38%) JavaScript
14 33 (20.75%) CSS
14 33 (20.75%) Maven
15 32 (20.13%) Web Services
15 32 (20.13%) Tomcat
16 31 (19.50%) jQuery
17 30 (18.87%) Open Source
18 29 (18.24%) Scala
18 29 (18.24%) SQL
18 29 (18.24%) Ant
19 27 (16.98%) Software Engineering
19 27 (16.98%) Jenkins
20 26 (16.35%) MongoDB
20 26 (16.35%) Middleware
21 25 (15.72%) Subversion

Mule
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 32 (20.13%) Tomcat
2 25 (15.72%) Node.js
3 20 (12.58%) Apache
4 15 (9.43%) WebSphere
4 15 (9.43%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (6.29%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (3.14%) Confluence
6 5 (3.14%) SugarCRM
6 5 (3.14%) WebLogic
6 5 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.14%) Alfresco
7 4 (2.52%) nginx
8 3 (1.89%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.89%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.26%) CMS
9 2 (1.26%) Sonic ESB
9 2 (1.26%) Liferay
9 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.63%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.63%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.52%) HTTP
1 4 (2.52%) DNS
1 4 (2.52%) Firewall
2 3 (1.89%) SSL
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.35%) MongoDB
2 23 (14.47%) SQL Server
3 22 (13.84%) Redis
4 20 (12.58%) Big Data
5 19 (11.95%) MySQL
6 16 (10.06%) CouchDB
7 15 (9.43%) NoSQL
8 11 (6.92%) Relational Database
9 9 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (5.03%) Hadoop
10 8 (5.03%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (4.40%) RDBMS
12 5 (3.14%) Pentaho
12 5 (3.14%) Apache Hive
12 5 (3.14%) MarkLogic
12 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.26%) Infinispan
14 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (25.79%) Git (software)
2 33 (20.75%) Maven
3 29 (18.24%) Ant
4 27 (16.98%) Jenkins
5 25 (15.72%) Subversion
6 21 (13.21%) JUnit
7 10 (6.29%) Mockito
8 9 (5.66%) Cucumber
8 9 (5.66%) ClearCase
8 9 (5.66%) TeamCity
9 8 (5.03%) Talend Open Studio
10 7 (4.40%) Eclipse
11 6 (3.77%) JIRA
12 5 (3.14%) Selenium
13 3 (1.89%) Hudson
13 3 (1.89%) Gradle
14 2 (1.26%) FindBugs
14 2 (1.26%) EasyMock
14 2 (1.26%) SoapUI
14 2 (1.26%) Checkstyle
General
1 35 (22.01%) Finance
2 13 (8.18%) Banking
3 11 (6.92%) Retail
4 9 (5.66%) Publishing
4 9 (5.66%) Games
5 8 (5.03%) Advertising
6 5 (3.14%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.14%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.14%) Legal
7 4 (2.52%) Billing
8 2 (1.26%) Law
9 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (69.18%) Developer
2 78 (49.06%) Java Developer
3 23 (14.47%) Senior Developer
4 21 (13.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (12.58%) Architect
6 16 (10.06%) Programmer
7 12 (7.55%) Java Programmer
8 9 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.66%) Web Developer
9 8 (5.03%) Integration Architect
9 8 (5.03%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.40%) Senior Web Developer
11 6 (3.77%) Systems Development Manager
11 6 (3.77%) Systems Manager
11 6 (3.77%) Junior
11 6 (3.77%) Development Manager
11 6 (3.77%) Enterprise Architect
12 5 (3.14%) Junior Java Developer
12 5 (3.14%) Junior Developer
13 4 (2.52%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (47.17%) Spring
2 43 (27.04%) XML
3 38 (23.90%) Hibernate
3 38 (23.90%) REST
4 35 (22.01%) Apache Camel
4 35 (22.01%) HTML
5 33 (20.75%) CSS
6 32 (20.13%) Web Services
7 31 (19.50%) jQuery
8 26 (16.35%) Middleware
9 25 (15.72%) JSON
9 25 (15.72%) HTML5
10 18 (11.32%) J2EE
11 14 (8.81%) SOAP
12 13 (8.18%) AngularJS
12 13 (8.18%) Spring MVC
12 13 (8.18%) Ext JS
13 12 (7.55%) Backbone.js
13 12 (7.55%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (6.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.87%) Open Source
2 17 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 14 (8.81%) Data Structures
5 13 (8.18%) Algorithms
6 11 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (6.29%) Social Network
8 8 (5.03%) Management Information System
9 7 (4.40%) SWIFT
10 6 (3.77%) Mobile App
10 6 (3.77%) E-Learning
10 6 (3.77%) Data Integration
11 4 (2.52%) Fixed Income
11 4 (2.52%) Mainframe
11 4 (2.52%) Derivative
12 3 (1.89%) User Experience
13 2 (1.26%) GIS
13 2 (1.26%) iPhone
14 1 (0.63%) Semantic Web
14 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.42%) Linux
2 21 (13.21%) UNIX
3 19 (11.95%) Windows
4 3 (1.89%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (30.82%) SOA
3 47 (29.56%) TDD
4 37 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (16.98%) Software Engineering
6 19 (11.95%) Scrum
7 18 (11.32%) OOP
7 18 (11.32%) E-Commerce
7 18 (11.32%) Web Development
8 17 (10.69%) OO
9 16 (10.06%) MapReduce
10 14 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.18%) MVC
11 13 (8.18%) EAI
12 9 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (5.03%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.03%) Configuration Management
14 7 (4.40%) Dependency Injection
14 7 (4.40%) DevOps
14 7 (4.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 146 (91.82%) Java
2 34 (21.38%) JavaScript
3 29 (18.24%) SQL
3 29 (18.24%) Scala
4 22 (13.84%) Ruby
5 14 (8.81%) Clojure
6 11 (6.92%) Shell Script
6 11 (6.92%) PHP
7 10 (6.29%) Python
7 10 (6.29%) Perl
8 9 (5.66%) C#
9 4 (2.52%) XPath
9 4 (2.52%) XQuery
9 4 (2.52%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.26%) C++
10 2 (1.26%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.26%) C
11 1 (0.63%) Groovy
11 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (11.95%) Degree
2 8 (5.03%) PhD
3 2 (1.26%) ISEB
4 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.29%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (11.95%) YUM
1 19 (11.95%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.52%) Puppet
3 3 (1.89%) Opsview
4 1 (0.63%) MOM
Vendors
1 57 (35.85%) Oracle
2 24 (15.09%) JBoss
3 13 (8.18%) webMethods
4 11 (6.92%) IBM
4 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.03%) Talend
6 7 (4.40%) TIBCO
6 7 (4.40%) Calypso
7 6 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.77%) hybris
8 5 (3.14%) Demandware
8 5 (3.14%) ATG
9 4 (2.52%) SAP
9 4 (2.52%) Reuters
9 4 (2.52%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.89%) Informatica
11 2 (1.26%) Siebel
11 2 (1.26%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.26%) Endeca
11 2 (1.26%) WSO2
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