Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drools
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 188 211
Rank change year-on-year +43 +23 -
Permanent jobs citing Drools 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.38% 0.086% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 0.30% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -21.74% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £61,250
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year -16.67% -16.28% -

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 Reading with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 782 1016 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.18% 29.07% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 665 869 1167
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%

Drools
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Drools in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 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 Reading region with a requirement for Drools.

1 9 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Jython
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 9 (100.00%) jBPM
1 9 (100.00%) CentOS
1 9 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 9 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 9 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 9 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
1 9 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 9 (100.00%) D3.js
1 9 (100.00%) Talend
1 9 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 9 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source Development
1 9 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (88.89%) Big Data
3 5 (55.56%) Logistics
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics

Drools
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 9 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 9 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (88.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Open Source Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Big Data Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 9 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 9 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 9 (100.00%) D3.js
1 9 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (100.00%) jBPM
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) CentOS
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source Development
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Jython
1 9 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Talend