Period
to 23 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Mule skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mule over the 6 months to 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 769 840 836
Rank change year-on-year +71 -4 +141
Permanent jobs citing Mule 146 130 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 0.65% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 129 117 135
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +8.25% -11.01%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,600 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year -8.33% +19.40% -16.60%

Mule is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16551 20131 23569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 17.01% 18.09% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13501 16753 19361
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Mule as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Mule in the UK excluding London

Mule
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mule in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Mule in the UK excluding London

Mule
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mule in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 23 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Mule in the UK excluding London

Mule
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 23 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +67 105 £48,500 -19.17% 5
North of England -15 18 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East of England +21 16 £39,750 -16.32% 2
Yorkshire +29 14 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Midlands +35 4 £55,000 +4.76%
West Midlands +16 4 £55,000 +10.00%
North West -37 4 £50,000 -16.67%
South East +52 3 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Mule
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Mule.

1 141 (96.58%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (83.56%) Java
3 119 (81.51%) Spring
4 109 (74.66%) REST
4 109 (74.66%) Mule ESB
5 108 (73.97%) SOAP
6 107 (73.29%) TDD
6 107 (73.29%) Hibernate
7 102 (69.86%) Scrum
8 101 (69.18%) JUnit
8 101 (69.18%) JSON
9 100 (68.49%) XML
10 98 (67.12%) JIRA
11 96 (65.75%) MVC
12 93 (63.70%) BDD
13 90 (61.64%) Tomcat
14 89 (60.96%) Apache Camel
15 84 (57.53%) JPA
16 83 (56.85%) MongoDB
17 81 (55.48%) Finance
18 80 (54.79%) Spring MVC
18 80 (54.79%) Kanban
18 80 (54.79%) Integration Testing
19 79 (54.11%) Git (software)
19 79 (54.11%) Linux
20 78 (53.42%) Business Intelligence
20 78 (53.42%) Amazon AWS
21 77 (52.74%) Spring Integration
21 77 (52.74%) Digital Marketing
21 77 (52.74%) SAP

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 109 (74.66%) Mule ESB
2 90 (61.64%) Tomcat
3 67 (45.89%) JBoss
4 28 (19.18%) Confluence
5 19 (13.01%) Apache
6 14 (9.59%) Anypoint
6 14 (9.59%) GlassFish
6 14 (9.59%) WebSphere
7 11 (7.53%) WebLogic
8 6 (4.11%) Oracle Service Bus
8 6 (4.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (2.05%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.37%) CMS
10 2 (1.37%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 78 (53.42%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (43.84%) SaaS
3 63 (43.15%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) HTTP
1 8 (5.48%) Internet
2 3 (2.05%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.05%) LDAP
2 3 (2.05%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (56.85%) MongoDB
2 65 (44.52%) NoSQL
3 63 (43.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 20 (13.70%) MySQL
5 14 (9.59%) SQL Server
6 12 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 101 (69.18%) JUnit
2 98 (67.12%) JIRA
3 79 (54.11%) Git (software)
4 63 (43.15%) IntelliJ
5 29 (19.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 27 (18.49%) Maven
7 16 (10.96%) SoapUI
8 15 (10.27%) Eclipse
9 13 (8.90%) Cucumber
10 11 (7.53%) Gradle
11 5 (3.42%) EasyMock
11 5 (3.42%) JMeter
11 5 (3.42%) XMLUnit
12 3 (2.05%) PROIV
13 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
13 2 (1.37%) Mockito
14 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
14 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 81 (55.48%) Finance
2 77 (52.74%) Electronics
2 77 (52.74%) Manufacturing
2 77 (52.74%) Marketing
2 77 (52.74%) Telecoms
3 52 (35.62%) Retail
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 110 (75.34%) Developer
2 88 (60.27%) Java Developer
3 40 (27.40%) Senior Developer
4 36 (24.66%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (13.70%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.90%) Lead Developer
7 12 (8.22%) Development Team Leader
7 12 (8.22%) Software Development Team Leader
7 12 (8.22%) Software Team Leader
7 12 (8.22%) Team Leader
8 10 (6.85%) Integration Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Java Development Team Leader
9 8 (5.48%) Java Team Leader
9 8 (5.48%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (3.42%) Java Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Java Technical Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Senior Java Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Senior Java Technical Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Senior Technical Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (81.51%) Spring
2 109 (74.66%) REST
3 108 (73.97%) SOAP
4 107 (73.29%) Hibernate
5 101 (69.18%) JSON
6 100 (68.49%) XML
7 89 (60.96%) Apache Camel
8 84 (57.53%) JPA
9 80 (54.79%) Spring MVC
10 77 (52.74%) Spring Integration
11 73 (50.00%) Web Services
12 18 (12.33%) J2EE
12 18 (12.33%) XSLT
13 15 (10.27%) .NET
14 12 (8.22%) JMS
14 12 (8.22%) Middleware
15 11 (7.53%) CSS
15 11 (7.53%) HTML
15 11 (7.53%) WSDL
15 11 (7.53%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.59%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.05%) Fintech
4 2 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 79 (54.11%) Linux
2 5 (3.42%) Unix
3 3 (2.05%) AIX
3 3 (2.05%) Solaris
3 3 (2.05%) Windows
3 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (96.58%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (73.29%) TDD
3 102 (69.86%) Scrum
4 96 (65.75%) MVC
5 93 (63.70%) BDD
6 80 (54.79%) Integration Testing
6 80 (54.79%) Kanban
7 78 (53.42%) Business Intelligence
8 77 (52.74%) Digital Marketing
8 77 (52.74%) Programme Management
9 57 (39.04%) E-Commerce
10 25 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (15.75%) Software Engineering
12 14 (9.59%) Mentoring
12 14 (9.59%) SOA
13 12 (8.22%) API Design
13 12 (8.22%) Test Automation
14 11 (7.53%) Release Management
14 11 (7.53%) Software Delivery
14 11 (7.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 122 (83.56%) Java
2 27 (18.49%) SQL
3 17 (11.64%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.64%) XPath
4 13 (8.90%) C#
5 12 (8.22%) Groovy
6 4 (2.74%) PHP
7 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.05%) Ruby
7 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.37%) Scala
9 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (11.64%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (8.22%) CloudHub
2 1 (0.68%) Ansible
2 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 77 (52.74%) SAP
2 75 (51.37%) Apple
3 29 (19.86%) Oracle
4 15 (10.27%) IBM
5 12 (8.22%) Atlassian
5 12 (8.22%) MuleSoft
6 6 (4.11%) WSO2
7 3 (2.05%) Jaspersoft
7 3 (2.05%) New Relic
7 3 (2.05%) NGA Human Resources
8 2 (1.37%) Adobe
8 2 (1.37%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.37%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.37%) Zend