Period
to 15 October 2021

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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 971 660 1024
Rank change year-on-year -311 +364 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mule 73 32 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.067% 0.056%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 0.47% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 50 26 66
10th Percentile £47,375 £44,375 £46,000
25th Percentile £57,813 £56,563 £50,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £85,500 £76,250 "
UK excluding London median annual salary £77,500 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.81% +22.73% -

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 17,217 6,759 20,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.76% 14.10% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10,779 5,612 16,214
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,540 £45,000 £42,693
% change year-on-year +1.20% +5.40% -2.67%

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mule in the UK

Mule
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mule.

Salary trend for Mule in the UK

Mule
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mule over the 6 months to 15 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Mule in the UK

Mule
Top 12 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 15 October 2021. 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 -280 61 £75,000 +11.11% 16
London -214 41 £75,000 +11.11% 13
Work from Home -256 20 £80,000 +33.33% 2
UK excluding London -254 19 £77,500 +14.81% 4
West Midlands -96 6 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Midlands -120 6 £80,000 +60.00% 2
North of England -142 6 £70,000 -3.45% 1
South West -95 5 £85,000 +70.00%
Yorkshire -105 4 £72,500 +81.25%
North West -102 2 £24,441 -66.86% 1
East of England -113 1 - -
South East -179 1 £50,000 -28.57%

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, 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 with a requirement for Mule.

1 46 (63.01%) Web Services
2 42 (57.53%) SOAP
3 41 (56.16%) Spring
4 38 (52.05%) Mule ESB
5 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (42.47%) Relational Database
7 30 (41.10%) Java
8 28 (38.36%) REST
8 28 (38.36%) MuleSoft
9 27 (36.99%) Anypoint
9 27 (36.99%) Performance Monitoring
10 26 (35.62%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (35.62%) Social Skills
11 25 (34.25%) AngularJS
11 25 (34.25%) SOA
12 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
13 23 (31.51%) XML
14 22 (30.14%) SQL
15 21 (28.77%) React
16 20 (27.40%) AWS
16 20 (27.40%) JMS
17 19 (26.03%) XSLT
17 19 (26.03%) J2EE
17 19 (26.03%) Degree
18 18 (24.66%) XSD
18 18 (24.66%) OO
18 18 (24.66%) EAI
18 18 (24.66%) Domain-Driven Design
19 17 (23.29%) Azure
19 17 (23.29%) Kalman Filter

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 38 (52.05%) Mule ESB
2 27 (36.99%) Anypoint
3 14 (19.18%) LiveCycle
4 9 (12.33%) Confluence
5 5 (6.85%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (5.48%) JBoss
7 3 (4.11%) Apache
7 3 (4.11%) Apache Spark
8 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Fuse
8 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.37%) Liferay
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.37%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.40%) AWS
2 17 (23.29%) Azure
3 6 (8.22%) npm
4 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.11%) iPaaS
4 3 (4.11%) Power Platform
4 3 (4.11%) Serverless
5 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.74%) Azure Functions
5 2 (2.74%) Azure Logic Apps
5 2 (2.74%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.37%) GCP
6 1 (1.37%) GitHub
6 1 (1.37%) Kong
6 1 (1.37%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.37%) Pulumi
6 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) HTTP
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (42.47%) Relational Database
2 14 (19.18%) Blockchain
2 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) Apache Hive
3 3 (4.11%) Big Data
3 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.11%) Power BI
3 3 (4.11%) Redis
3 3 (4.11%) Tableau
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) JIRA
2 10 (13.70%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.22%) webpack
5 5 (6.85%) JUnit
5 5 (6.85%) Maven
6 2 (2.74%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.37%) GitLab
7 1 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (35.62%) Social Skills
2 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Wearables
3 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.85%) Banking
5 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.11%) Electronics
6 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.11%) Marketing
6 3 (4.11%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.74%) Legal
7 2 (2.74%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (2.74%) Publishing
7 2 (2.74%) Retail
8 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Developer
2 21 (28.77%) MuleSoft Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Consultant
4 14 (19.18%) Software Consultant
4 14 (19.18%) Software Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Integration Manager
6 6 (8.22%) Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Data Scientist
6 6 (8.22%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (8.22%) Lead Software Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) MuleSoft Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Integration Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Junior
9 3 (4.11%) Junior Data Scientist
10 2 (2.74%) Data Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Integration Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.01%) Web Services
2 42 (57.53%) SOAP
3 41 (56.16%) Spring
4 28 (38.36%) REST
5 25 (34.25%) AngularJS
6 23 (31.51%) XML
7 21 (28.77%) React
8 20 (27.40%) JMS
9 19 (26.03%) J2EE
9 19 (26.03%) XSLT
10 18 (24.66%) XSD
11 17 (23.29%) Apache CXF
11 17 (23.29%) Middleware
11 17 (23.29%) UDDI
11 17 (23.29%) WSDL
12 16 (21.92%) Apache Camel
12 16 (21.92%) Hibernate
12 16 (21.92%) Java EE
13 15 (20.55%) JDBC
13 15 (20.55%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Greenfield Project
1 14 (19.18%) Mobile App
2 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.11%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.74%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Unix
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.99%) Performance Monitoring
3 26 (35.62%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (34.25%) SOA
5 18 (24.66%) Domain-Driven Design
5 18 (24.66%) EAI
5 18 (24.66%) OO
6 17 (23.29%) Content Enrichment
6 17 (23.29%) Kalman Filter
6 17 (23.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 17 (23.29%) Software Testing
6 17 (23.29%) TDD
7 16 (21.92%) SDLC
8 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (20.55%) MVC
9 14 (19.18%) Business Transformation
9 14 (19.18%) Computer Science
9 14 (19.18%) Front End Development
9 14 (19.18%) OOA/OOD
9 14 (19.18%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) Java
2 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.14%) SQL
4 6 (8.22%) ES6
4 6 (8.22%) Python
5 3 (4.11%) C
5 3 (4.11%) C#
5 3 (4.11%) Clojure
5 3 (4.11%) Haskell
5 3 (4.11%) Scala
6 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) Degree
2 14 (19.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (19.18%) Master's Degree
3 6 (8.22%) SAFe Agilist
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) Accessibility
2 2 (2.74%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Kubernetes
2 9 (12.33%) Ansible
3 5 (6.85%) CloudHub
4 1 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) MuleSoft
2 15 (20.55%) Oracle
3 14 (19.18%) Adobe
3 14 (19.18%) Talend
4 10 (13.70%) AppDynamics
5 6 (8.22%) Splunk
6 5 (6.85%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (4.11%) LexisNexis
7 3 (4.11%) SAP
7 3 (4.11%) TOWER Software
8 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.37%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.37%) New Relic
9 1 (1.37%) Pega