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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Drools
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 - 150
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Drools 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.077% - 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -36.00% +56.25%  

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 421 636 649
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.21% 35.99% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 342 551 519
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 8 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 8 (100.00%) jBPM
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) CentOS
1 8 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 8 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 8 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) Open Source
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
1 8 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 8 (100.00%) D3.js
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Jython
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Talend
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 8 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (87.50%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source Development
2 7 (87.50%) Logistics

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 8 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (87.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Big Data Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Open Source Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 8 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 8 (100.00%) D3.js
1 8 (100.00%) jBPM
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
2 7 (87.50%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) CentOS
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) Open Source
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Logistics
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source Development
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Jython
1 8 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Talend