The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Drools
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 84 93 101
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Drools 2 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.21% 1.16% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 2.74% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £50,500 £68,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.54% +10.00%  
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 Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 398 548 529
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 42.52% 42.25% 46.36%
Number of salaries quoted 233 324 340
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,820 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Drools
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Drools
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Drools in Glasgow

Drools
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Drools in Glasgow over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Drools in Glasgow

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Drools.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (60.00%) Neo4j
3 3 (60.00%) Talend
3 3 (60.00%) Pentaho
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) jBPM
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) UML
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Mule
2 1 (20.00%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) Neo4j
2 3 (60.00%) Pentaho
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) OrientDB
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (60.00%) Java EE
1 3 (60.00%) jBPM
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Go
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Talend
2 2 (40.00%) IBM