The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 100 145 -
Rank change year-on-year +45 -  
Permanent jobs citing Drools 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.57% 0.051% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% -  
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 Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 509 611 626
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 41.35% 31.40% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 394 560 536
Median salary £49,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Drools
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Drools in Reading

Drools
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Drools in Reading over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Drools in Reading

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading 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 Reading 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: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago