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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drools
South East / Berkshire
Rank 178 214 225
Rank change year-on-year +36 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Drools 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.21% 0.020% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.070% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +13.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -30.43%  

Drools is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1284 1431 1576
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 38.59% 28.99% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 1250 1336
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Drools
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Drools as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +45 7 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Drools
South East

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 7 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 7 (100.00%) jBPM
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) CentOS
1 7 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 7 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 7 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 7 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
1 7 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 7 (100.00%) D3.js
1 7 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Jython
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Talend
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 6 (85.71%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source Development
2 6 (85.71%) Logistics
2 6 (85.71%) Big Data

Drools
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 7 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 7 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (85.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 7 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 7 (100.00%) D3.js
1 7 (100.00%) jBPM
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
2 6 (85.71%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) CentOS
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Logistics
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source Development
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Jython
1 7 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Talend
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 and comprehensive package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago