Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Drools skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Drools over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drools
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 294 346
Rank change year-on-year +62 +52 -
Permanent jobs citing Drools 23 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.034% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 0.11% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 2
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -16.28% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £42,500 £45,875
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £60,625
South East median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% -32.14% +40.00%

Drools is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2247 2761 3441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 35.88% 31.71% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 2368 2919
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,603
% change year-on-year - +3.21% +9.01%

Drools
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Drools as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Drools in Berkshire

Drools
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Drools in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Drools in Berkshire

Drools
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Drools in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Drools in Berkshire

Drools
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drools within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 10 £26,250 -
Reading +50 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Drools
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Drools also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Drools.

1 22 (95.65%) AngularJS
2 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (78.26%) Scrum
3 18 (78.26%) jBPM
4 14 (60.87%) KnockoutJS
4 14 (60.87%) Maven
4 14 (60.87%) MySQL
4 14 (60.87%) Java
4 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 14 (60.87%) Ubuntu
5 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
5 13 (56.52%) React
5 13 (56.52%) Polymer
5 13 (56.52%) SQL
5 13 (56.52%) HTML
5 13 (56.52%) CSS
5 13 (56.52%) Apache
5 13 (56.52%) Tomcat
5 13 (56.52%) Finance
6 12 (52.17%) Web Development
7 10 (43.48%) Java EE
7 10 (43.48%) Open Source
7 10 (43.48%) Unix
8 9 (39.13%) Python
8 9 (39.13%) Jython
8 9 (39.13%) TDD
8 9 (39.13%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (39.13%) Talend
8 9 (39.13%) D3.js

Drools
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (56.52%) Apache
1 13 (56.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) MySQL
2 9 (39.13%) Hadoop
2 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
2 9 (39.13%) Neo4j
2 9 (39.13%) Pentaho
2 9 (39.13%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (34.78%) Big Data
4 5 (21.74%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Maven
2 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
3 9 (39.13%) Talend Open Studio
4 8 (34.78%) Eclipse
5 6 (26.09%) Subversion
6 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
6 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
6 5 (21.74%) JIRA
6 5 (21.74%) Selenium
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Open Source Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Big Data Developer
4 5 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Java Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate Java Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Open Source Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) AngularJS
2 18 (78.26%) jBPM
3 14 (60.87%) KnockoutJS
4 13 (56.52%) CSS
4 13 (56.52%) HTML
4 13 (56.52%) Polymer
4 13 (56.52%) React
5 10 (43.48%) Java EE
6 9 (39.13%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (39.13%) Apache Camel
6 9 (39.13%) Apache CXF
6 9 (39.13%) D3.js
6 9 (39.13%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (39.13%) Node.js
7 5 (21.74%) Vaadin
7 5 (21.74%) XML
8 3 (13.04%) Middleware
8 3 (13.04%) Spring
9 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Ubuntu
3 10 (43.48%) Unix
4 9 (39.13%) CentOS
5 5 (21.74%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) Web Development
4 10 (43.48%) Open Source
5 9 (39.13%) BDD
5 9 (39.13%) Open Source Development
5 9 (39.13%) Stochastic Modelling
5 9 (39.13%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) Logistics
7 3 (13.04%) Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Microservices
7 3 (13.04%) OO
7 3 (13.04%) SOA
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) Jython
3 9 (39.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Galera Cluster
1 5 (21.74%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Talend