The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Mule skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
England / North West
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 221 -
Rank change year-on-year -31 -  
Permanent jobs citing Mule 4 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.062% 0.19% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +34.83%  

Mule is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1112 950 1201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 17.31% 16.73% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 939 784 930
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Mule as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Mule in the North West

Mule
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mule in the North West.

Salary trend for Mule in the North West

Mule
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Manchester -19 4 £50,000 -23.07%
Mule
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing Mule 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 North West region with a requirement for Mule.

1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) Java EE
2 10 (90.91%) Mule ESB
2 10 (90.91%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) XHTML
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) HTTP
5 1 (9.09%) RDBMS

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (90.91%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) JPA
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (9.09%) React
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) XHTML
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Groovy
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle