Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 827 750 872
Rank change year-on-year -77 +122 +77
Permanent jobs citing Mule 86 174 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.086% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.52% 0.97% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 74 161 129
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% -1.90% +10.53%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -2.65% -5.83%

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 16,389 17,878 22,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 16.30% 17.60% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13,406 14,854 18,825
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018. 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 -16 53 £55,000 -2.22% 3
North of England -16 21 £60,000 +9.09% 2
North West -14 13 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire -4 8 £55,000 +15.79% 1
South East +10 6 £57,500 -11.54% 1
East of England -41 3 £60,000 +27.66% 6
Wales +8 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands +10 1 £24,000 -50.77%
Midlands +1 1 £24,000 -54.29%
Mule
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Mule also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Mule.

1 80 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (79.07%) Java
3 64 (74.42%) Spring
4 61 (70.93%) Hibernate
5 56 (65.12%) Tomcat
6 52 (60.47%) SOAP
7 49 (56.98%) Scrum
8 48 (55.81%) TDD
9 46 (53.49%) MVC
10 45 (52.33%) Web Services
10 45 (52.33%) REST
11 43 (50.00%) Mule ESB
11 43 (50.00%) JUnit
11 43 (50.00%) JBoss
12 42 (48.84%) XML
13 39 (45.35%) JSON
14 38 (44.19%) Spring MVC
14 38 (44.19%) SAP
15 36 (41.86%) JIRA
15 36 (41.86%) Marketing
15 36 (41.86%) Electronics
15 36 (41.86%) Telecoms
15 36 (41.86%) Manufacturing
15 36 (41.86%) Finance
15 36 (41.86%) Programme Management
15 36 (41.86%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (41.86%) Digital Marketing
16 34 (39.53%) Git (software)
16 34 (39.53%) MongoDB
16 34 (39.53%) Apache Camel

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 56 (65.12%) Tomcat
2 43 (50.00%) JBoss
2 43 (50.00%) Mule ESB
3 29 (33.72%) Apache
4 25 (29.07%) WebSphere
5 21 (24.42%) WebLogic
6 13 (15.12%) Jetty
7 12 (13.95%) GlassFish
8 10 (11.63%) Anypoint
9 9 (10.47%) Confluence
10 3 (3.49%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (3.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (2.33%) Documentum
11 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (2.33%) IIS
11 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
11 2 (2.33%) Sonic ESB
12 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (5.81%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 31 (36.05%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (31.40%) SaaS
3 23 (26.74%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) HTTP
1 5 (5.81%) HTTPS
1 5 (5.81%) Reverse Proxy
1 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.53%) MongoDB
2 23 (26.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 23 (26.74%) NoSQL
3 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
4 8 (9.30%) MySQL
4 8 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.65%) Big Data
7 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.16%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 43 (50.00%) JUnit
2 36 (41.86%) JIRA
3 34 (39.53%) Git (software)
4 23 (26.74%) IntelliJ
4 23 (26.74%) Maven
5 14 (16.28%) Jenkins
5 14 (16.28%) Subversion
6 13 (15.12%) Eclipse
6 13 (15.12%) Hudson
7 9 (10.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (8.14%) Gradle
8 7 (8.14%) SoapUI
9 5 (5.81%) PROIV
10 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.16%) NetBeans
General
1 36 (41.86%) Electronics
1 36 (41.86%) Finance
1 36 (41.86%) Manufacturing
1 36 (41.86%) Marketing
1 36 (41.86%) Telecoms
2 23 (26.74%) Retail
3 11 (12.79%) Advertising
4 3 (3.49%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (77.91%) Developer
2 56 (65.12%) Java Developer
3 38 (44.19%) Senior Developer
4 37 (43.02%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Integration Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Lead Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (2.33%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (2.33%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (2.33%) Integration Manager
8 2 (2.33%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.33%) Software Integration Engineer
8 2 (2.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (74.42%) Spring
2 61 (70.93%) Hibernate
3 52 (60.47%) SOAP
4 45 (52.33%) REST
4 45 (52.33%) Web Services
5 42 (48.84%) XML
6 39 (45.35%) JSON
7 38 (44.19%) Spring MVC
8 34 (39.53%) Apache Camel
9 30 (34.88%) J2EE
9 30 (34.88%) JPA
10 25 (29.07%) Spring Integration
11 24 (27.91%) RESTful
12 16 (18.60%) Node.js
13 9 (10.47%) XSLT
14 8 (9.30%) .NET
14 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET
14 8 (9.30%) Middleware
14 8 (9.30%) RAML
15 7 (8.14%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.33%) DataPower
3 2 (2.33%) PMI
4 1 (1.16%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.88%) Linux
2 7 (8.14%) Windows
3 6 (6.98%) Solaris
3 6 (6.98%) Unix
4 5 (5.81%) AIX
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (56.98%) Scrum
3 48 (55.81%) TDD
4 46 (53.49%) MVC
5 36 (41.86%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (41.86%) Digital Marketing
5 36 (41.86%) Programme Management
6 31 (36.05%) BDD
6 31 (36.05%) Kanban
7 30 (34.88%) Integration Testing
8 23 (26.74%) E-Commerce
9 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (19.77%) Open Source
10 13 (15.12%) Content Management
11 7 (8.14%) API Design
11 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
11 7 (8.14%) Software Engineering
12 6 (6.98%) ERP
13 5 (5.81%) Test Automation
13 5 (5.81%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 68 (79.07%) Java
2 13 (15.12%) SQL
3 9 (10.47%) Groovy
3 9 (10.47%) XPath
4 8 (9.30%) C#
5 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.81%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.33%) C++
8 1 (1.16%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) CloudHub
1 5 (5.81%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (44.19%) SAP
2 25 (29.07%) Apple
3 20 (23.26%) Oracle
4 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
5 12 (13.95%) IBM
5 12 (13.95%) MuleSoft
6 5 (5.81%) Jaspersoft
6 5 (5.81%) New Relic
6 5 (5.81%) NGA Human Resources
7 3 (3.49%) WSO2
8 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.33%) Fujitsu
8 2 (2.33%) InterSystems
8 2 (2.33%) Progress
8 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.33%) Talend
8 2 (2.33%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.33%) webMethods
8 2 (2.33%) Workday