Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 954 925 1007
Rank change year-on-year -29 +82 +181
Permanent jobs citing Mule 224 317 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.72% 0.90% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 182 257 239
UK median annual salary £53,750 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.42% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £33,635
90th Percentile £72,375 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.62% +5.00% +5.26%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31221 35327 41480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.85% 18.41% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25138 29856 34546
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mule as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mule in the UK

Mule
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mule in the UK

Mule
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mule over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Mule in the UK

Mule
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 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
England -21 215 £52,500 -12.50% 13
UK excluding London +63 141 £48,500 -7.62% 10
South West +58 105 £48,500 -19.17% 7
London -81 74 £60,000 - 3
East of England +17 16 £39,750 -15.43% 1
North of England -1 13 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Yorkshire +40 12 £55,000 +37.50%
Midlands +32 4 £51,250 -2.38%
West Midlands +26 4 £51,250 +2.50%
South East +63 3 £50,000 -4.76% 1
North West -21 1 £50,000 -16.67% 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 with a requirement for Mule.

1 192 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (80.80%) Java
3 166 (74.11%) Spring
4 147 (65.63%) Mule ESB
5 141 (62.95%) Hibernate
6 135 (60.27%) REST
7 134 (59.82%) SOAP
8 132 (58.93%) Scrum
9 126 (56.25%) TDD
10 112 (50.00%) JSON
11 111 (49.55%) JIRA
12 106 (47.32%) Linux
12 106 (47.32%) MongoDB
13 104 (46.43%) XML
14 102 (45.54%) MVC
15 101 (45.09%) JUnit
16 100 (44.64%) Tomcat
16 100 (44.64%) BDD
17 99 (44.20%) Finance
18 96 (42.86%) Git (software)
19 89 (39.73%) Apache Camel
20 86 (38.39%) JPA
20 86 (38.39%) Integration Testing
20 86 (38.39%) Web Services
21 85 (37.95%) Marketing
21 85 (37.95%) Amazon AWS
22 82 (36.61%) Business Intelligence
23 80 (35.71%) Spring MVC
24 78 (34.82%) SaaS
25 77 (34.38%) E-Commerce

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 147 (65.63%) Mule ESB
2 100 (44.64%) Tomcat
3 72 (32.14%) JBoss
4 50 (22.32%) Apache
5 30 (13.39%) Anypoint
5 30 (13.39%) Confluence
6 24 (10.71%) WebSphere
7 22 (9.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 19 (8.48%) GlassFish
9 18 (8.04%) Oracle Service Bus
10 16 (7.14%) WebLogic
11 12 (5.36%) IIS
12 11 (4.91%) Apache ServiceMix
13 10 (4.46%) Apache Solr
13 10 (4.46%) nginx
14 9 (4.02%) CMS
15 7 (3.13%) Jetty
15 7 (3.13%) SharePoint
16 6 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 3 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 12 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.23%) ResourceLink
3 3 (1.34%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.34%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 85 (37.95%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (34.82%) SaaS
3 59 (26.34%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (9.82%) GitHub
5 7 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.79%) npm
7 2 (0.89%) Bluemix
7 2 (0.89%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.89%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.59%) TCP/IP
2 15 (6.70%) HTTP
2 15 (6.70%) Internet
3 12 (5.36%) DHCP
3 12 (5.36%) DNS
4 5 (2.23%) HTTPS
4 5 (2.23%) LDAP
4 5 (2.23%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (47.32%) MongoDB
2 74 (33.04%) NoSQL
3 59 (26.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 32 (14.29%) MySQL
5 24 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 18 (8.04%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.68%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.68%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.68%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (1.79%) Big Data
8 4 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.79%) Looker
9 2 (0.89%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.45%) QlikView
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 111 (49.55%) JIRA
2 101 (45.09%) JUnit
3 96 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 59 (26.34%) IntelliJ
5 52 (23.21%) Maven
6 26 (11.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (8.48%) Subversion
8 18 (8.04%) Eclipse
9 17 (7.59%) Cucumber
10 16 (7.14%) Jenkins
10 16 (7.14%) SoapUI
11 11 (4.91%) Gradle
12 10 (4.46%) Hudson
13 6 (2.68%) Talend Open Studio
14 5 (2.23%) EasyMock
14 5 (2.23%) JMeter
14 5 (2.23%) PROIV
14 5 (2.23%) XMLUnit
15 4 (1.79%) Jasmine
15 4 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 99 (44.20%) Finance
2 85 (37.95%) Marketing
3 76 (33.93%) Telecoms
4 74 (33.04%) Manufacturing
5 73 (32.59%) Electronics
5 73 (32.59%) Retail
6 8 (3.57%) Legal
7 2 (0.89%) Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Front Office
8 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (61.61%) Developer
2 103 (45.98%) Java Developer
3 54 (24.11%) Senior Developer
4 42 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 33 (14.73%) Architect
6 20 (8.93%) Software Engineer
7 18 (8.04%) Analyst
8 17 (7.59%) Support Analyst
9 13 (5.80%) Senior Architect
10 12 (5.36%) Applications Support
10 12 (5.36%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (5.36%) Integration Developer
11 11 (4.91%) Lead Developer
11 11 (4.91%) Team Leader
12 10 (4.46%) Development Team Leader
12 10 (4.46%) E-Commerce Architect
12 10 (4.46%) Software Development Team Leader
12 10 (4.46%) Software Team Leader
13 9 (4.02%) Java Architect
13 9 (4.02%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (74.11%) Spring
2 141 (62.95%) Hibernate
3 135 (60.27%) REST
4 134 (59.82%) SOAP
5 112 (50.00%) JSON
6 104 (46.43%) XML
7 89 (39.73%) Apache Camel
8 86 (38.39%) JPA
8 86 (38.39%) Web Services
9 80 (35.71%) Spring MVC
10 73 (32.59%) Spring Integration
11 38 (16.96%) HTML
12 37 (16.52%) JMS
13 29 (12.95%) CSS
14 27 (12.05%) AngularJS
15 25 (11.16%) J2EE
15 25 (11.16%) Middleware
16 23 (10.27%) XSLT
17 18 (8.04%) Java EE
18 17 (7.59%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.39%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (12.95%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.36%) Mainframe
4 10 (4.46%) Blog
5 5 (2.23%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.23%) DataPower
6 4 (1.79%) User Experience
7 3 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.89%) Fintech
8 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 106 (47.32%) Linux
2 25 (11.16%) Unix
3 20 (8.93%) Windows
4 12 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.23%) AIX
5 5 (2.23%) Solaris
5 5 (2.23%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (58.93%) Scrum
3 126 (56.25%) TDD
4 102 (45.54%) MVC
5 100 (44.64%) BDD
6 86 (38.39%) Integration Testing
7 82 (36.61%) Business Intelligence
8 77 (34.38%) E-Commerce
9 76 (33.93%) Kanban
10 73 (32.59%) Digital Marketing
10 73 (32.59%) Programme Management
11 55 (24.55%) SOA
12 49 (21.88%) Open Source
13 47 (20.98%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (16.07%) Mentoring
15 32 (14.29%) Software Engineering
16 25 (11.16%) SDLC
17 24 (10.71%) CRM
17 24 (10.71%) Microservices
18 21 (9.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 181 (80.80%) Java
2 50 (22.32%) SQL
3 47 (20.98%) JavaScript
4 28 (12.50%) Groovy
5 20 (8.93%) XPath
6 18 (8.04%) PowerShell
7 17 (7.59%) C#
8 10 (4.46%) PHP
9 8 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.13%) Ruby
11 5 (2.23%) Go
11 5 (2.23%) Python
12 4 (1.79%) ECMAScript
12 4 (1.79%) ES6
13 2 (0.89%) Scala
14 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (8.48%) Degree
2 2 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.82%) QA
2 3 (1.34%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (11.16%) CloudHub
2 4 (1.79%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 2 (0.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 74 (33.04%) SAP
2 70 (31.25%) Oracle
3 69 (30.80%) Apple
4 35 (15.63%) MuleSoft
5 23 (10.27%) IBM
6 17 (7.59%) Microsoft
7 12 (5.36%) Citrix
7 12 (5.36%) Cognizant
7 12 (5.36%) VMware
8 11 (4.91%) TIBCO
9 10 (4.46%) Atlassian
10 8 (3.57%) WSO2
11 7 (3.13%) webMethods
12 6 (2.68%) Adobe
12 6 (2.68%) Talend
13 5 (2.23%) Jaspersoft
13 5 (2.23%) New Relic
13 5 (2.23%) NGA Human Resources
14 4 (1.79%) AppDynamics
14 4 (1.79%) Perforce