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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 720 786 857
Rank change year-on-year +66 +71  
Permanent jobs citing Mule 154 149 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.097%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.96% 0.81% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 127 118 76
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £29,625
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £77,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £53,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.97% +26.47%  

Mule is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16045 18426 21550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 18.04% 18.73% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22173 26777 32892
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mule in the UK

Mule
Top 8 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 143 £57,500 - 15
London +16 72 £68,500 +14.16% 5
UK excluding London +48 71 £50,000 -6.97% 10
South West +14 41 £49,500 -17.50% 4
East of England +3 14 £39,750 -16.31% 4
North of England -11 12 £55,000 - 2
Midlands +11 3 £55,000 +10.00%
South East +42 1 £65,000 +23.80%

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 241 (82.53%) Java
1 241 (82.53%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (67.81%) Spring
3 161 (55.14%) Mule ESB
4 160 (54.79%) Hibernate
5 128 (43.84%) REST
6 125 (42.81%) Scrum
7 121 (41.44%) SOAP
8 111 (38.01%) TDD
9 109 (37.33%) XML
10 105 (35.96%) MVC
11 104 (35.62%) JSON
12 100 (34.25%) Apache Camel
13 99 (33.90%) Web Services
14 97 (33.22%) JUnit
14 97 (33.22%) MongoDB
15 93 (31.85%) SOA
16 92 (31.51%) Linux
16 92 (31.51%) Marketing
17 91 (31.16%) JIRA
18 89 (30.48%) Finance
19 87 (29.79%) Mentoring
20 84 (28.77%) Git (software)
21 83 (28.42%) Integration Testing
22 82 (28.08%) Retail
22 82 (28.08%) JBoss
23 80 (27.40%) BDD
24 78 (26.71%) Open Source
25 75 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
25 75 (25.68%) Oracle

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
1 161 (55.14%) Mule ESB
2 82 (28.08%) JBoss
3 65 (22.26%) Tomcat
4 49 (16.78%) Anypoint
5 38 (13.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 31 (10.62%) Apache
6 31 (10.62%) Oracle Service Bus
7 30 (10.27%) WebSphere
8 27 (9.25%) Apache ServiceMix
8 27 (9.25%) Confluence
9 22 (7.53%) CMS
10 21 (7.19%) Apache Solr
11 19 (6.51%) nginx
12 12 (4.11%) IIS
13 9 (3.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (2.74%) WebLogic
15 7 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (2.40%) GlassFish
16 6 (2.05%) Jetty
16 6 (2.05%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 66 (22.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.37%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.34%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 75 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (23.29%) SaaS
3 47 (16.10%) GitHub
4 43 (14.73%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (2.40%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.68%) Bluemix
7 2 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.14%) Internet
2 12 (4.11%) HTTP
3 5 (1.71%) DHCP
3 5 (1.71%) DNS
3 5 (1.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.68%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (33.22%) MongoDB
2 69 (23.63%) NoSQL
3 51 (17.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 43 (14.73%) MySQL
5 32 (10.96%) SQL Server
6 19 (6.51%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (4.79%) Amazon Redshift
8 13 (4.45%) Relational Database
9 11 (3.77%) Hadoop
10 9 (3.08%) Big Data
11 7 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.05%) Looker
13 4 (1.37%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.03%) InterSystems Cache
14 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.68%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.68%) Impala
16 1 (0.34%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 97 (33.22%) JUnit
2 91 (31.16%) JIRA
3 84 (28.77%) Git (software)
4 74 (25.34%) Maven
5 43 (14.73%) IntelliJ
6 37 (12.67%) Subversion
7 31 (10.62%) Jenkins
8 24 (8.22%) Talend Open Studio
9 23 (7.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 20 (6.85%) Hudson
11 16 (5.48%) Cucumber
12 12 (4.11%) SoapUI
13 9 (3.08%) Eclipse
14 7 (2.40%) Gradle
15 6 (2.05%) Bitbucket
15 6 (2.05%) Jasmine
15 6 (2.05%) Karma Test Runner
15 6 (2.05%) Selenium
15 6 (2.05%) Spock
15 6 (2.05%) webpack
General
1 92 (31.51%) Marketing
2 89 (30.48%) Finance
3 82 (28.08%) Retail
4 73 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 68 (23.29%) Manufacturing
6 66 (22.60%) Electronics
7 16 (5.48%) Banking
8 8 (2.74%) Legal
9 7 (2.40%) Front Office
9 7 (2.40%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 176 (60.27%) Developer
2 117 (40.07%) Java Developer
3 70 (23.97%) Architect
4 59 (20.21%) Senior Developer
5 40 (13.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (7.53%) Integration Developer
7 20 (6.85%) E-Commerce Architect
8 19 (6.51%) .NET Developer
8 19 (6.51%) Java Architect
8 19 (6.51%) Senior Architect
9 18 (6.16%) Lead Developer
10 16 (5.48%) MuleSoft Architect
10 16 (5.48%) Software Engineer
10 16 (5.48%) Team Leader
11 15 (5.14%) Integration Architect
11 15 (5.14%) MuleSoft Developer
12 14 (4.79%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
13 12 (4.11%) Development Team Leader
13 12 (4.11%) Software Development Team Leader
13 12 (4.11%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (67.81%) Spring
2 160 (54.79%) Hibernate
3 128 (43.84%) REST
4 121 (41.44%) SOAP
5 109 (37.33%) XML
6 104 (35.62%) JSON
7 100 (34.25%) Apache Camel
8 99 (33.90%) Web Services
9 71 (24.32%) Spring Integration
10 70 (23.97%) JPA
11 67 (22.95%) Spring MVC
12 66 (22.60%) JMS
13 63 (21.58%) HTML
14 56 (19.18%) CSS
15 46 (15.75%) Java EE
16 38 (13.01%) J2EE
17 37 (12.67%) RESTful
18 35 (11.99%) AngularJS
19 33 (11.30%) .NET
20 32 (10.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.41%) Greenfield Project
2 41 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (8.90%) Mainframe
4 19 (6.51%) Blog
5 13 (4.45%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.74%) Fintech
7 7 (2.40%) User Experience
8 5 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.37%) DataPower
9 4 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.37%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.03%) Equities
11 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.68%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.34%) Derivative
12 1 (0.34%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.34%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 92 (31.51%) Linux
2 16 (5.48%) Unix
3 13 (4.45%) Windows
4 5 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (82.53%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (42.81%) Scrum
3 111 (38.01%) TDD
4 105 (35.96%) MVC
5 93 (31.85%) SOA
6 87 (29.79%) Mentoring
7 83 (28.42%) Integration Testing
8 80 (27.40%) BDD
9 78 (26.71%) Open Source
10 74 (25.34%) Business Intelligence
11 67 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
12 66 (22.60%) Digital Marketing
12 66 (22.60%) Programme Management
13 65 (22.26%) E-Commerce
13 65 (22.26%) Kanban
14 49 (16.78%) Software Engineering
15 46 (15.75%) OO
16 39 (13.36%) SDLC
17 37 (12.67%) DevOps
18 31 (10.62%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 241 (82.53%) Java
2 60 (20.55%) JavaScript
3 50 (17.12%) SQL
4 39 (13.36%) C#
5 38 (13.01%) Groovy
6 15 (5.14%) XPath
7 13 (4.45%) Ruby
8 12 (4.11%) Python
9 9 (3.08%) PHP
10 6 (2.05%) ECMAScript
10 6 (2.05%) ES6
10 6 (2.05%) Go
10 6 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.03%) C++
11 3 (1.03%) Scala
12 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.68%) XQuery
13 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.34%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 20 (6.85%) Degree
2 9 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (15.41%) QA
2 3 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (1.03%) EMIR
2 3 (1.03%) MiFID
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.08%) Docker
2 5 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.68%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.68%) HDFS
4 1 (0.34%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 34 (11.64%) CloudHub
2 2 (0.68%) Oozie
2 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.34%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 75 (25.68%) Oracle
2 70 (23.97%) MuleSoft
3 69 (23.63%) SAP
4 52 (17.81%) Apple
5 34 (11.64%) IBM
6 26 (8.90%) Cognizant
6 26 (8.90%) webMethods
7 24 (8.22%) Talend
8 22 (7.53%) WSO2
9 15 (5.14%) TIBCO
10 13 (4.45%) Microsoft
11 10 (3.42%) Atlassian
12 9 (3.08%) Adobe
13 8 (2.74%) Sybase
14 7 (2.40%) AppDynamics
15 6 (2.05%) Sitecore
16 5 (1.71%) Citrix
16 5 (1.71%) VMware
17 4 (1.37%) hybris
18 3 (1.03%) Cloudera
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