Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 942 746 1046
Rank change year-on-year -196 +300 -17
Permanent jobs citing Mule 53 46 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.067% 0.049%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.47% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 54
10th Percentile £47,500 £56,375 £46,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £71,250 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.75% +14.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £82,500 £86,563 £84,688
90th Percentile £90,000 £89,750 £97,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -19.23% +18.18% -

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 15,561 9,817 21,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.78% 14.23% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10,254 7,821 17,112
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +1.16%

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 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Mule in the UK

Mule
Top 9 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 29 July 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 -160 45 £70,000 -1.75% 12
London -127 24 £72,500 -12.12% 11
UK excluding London -117 20 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Work from Home - 11 £50,000 - 1
South West - 11 £50,000 -
North of England -64 4 £72,500 +3.57%
Yorkshire -68 4 £72,500 +81.25%
South East -82 4 £80,000 -
East of England -39 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 35 (66.04%) Mule ESB
2 30 (56.60%) Java
2 30 (56.60%) SOAP
3 28 (52.83%) Web Services
4 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (35.85%) Spring
4 19 (35.85%) AWS
4 19 (35.85%) REST
5 18 (33.96%) MuleSoft
5 18 (33.96%) Hibernate
6 17 (32.08%) TDD
6 17 (32.08%) Java EE
6 17 (32.08%) SQL
6 17 (32.08%) AngularJS
7 16 (30.19%) Apache Camel
8 15 (28.30%) Finance
9 14 (26.42%) J2EE
9 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
10 13 (24.53%) XML
10 13 (24.53%) Azure
10 13 (24.53%) Anypoint
11 12 (22.64%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (22.64%) Oracle
11 12 (22.64%) JUnit
11 12 (22.64%) Degree
11 12 (22.64%) JSON
11 12 (22.64%) Integration Testing
12 11 (20.75%) QA
12 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
12 11 (20.75%) Kafka

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 35 (66.04%) Mule ESB
2 13 (24.53%) Anypoint
3 8 (15.09%) JBoss
3 8 (15.09%) LiveCycle
3 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Fuse
3 8 (15.09%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.43%) Apache
5 3 (5.66%) Apache Spark
5 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.77%) Confluence
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.89%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.85%) AWS
2 13 (24.53%) Azure
3 8 (15.09%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.66%) IaaS
4 3 (5.66%) iPaaS
4 3 (5.66%) PaaS
5 2 (3.77%) Azure Service Bus
5 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.77%) SaaS
6 1 (1.89%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.89%) Boomi
6 1 (1.89%) GitHub
6 1 (1.89%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.89%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) MongoDB
3 8 (15.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (15.09%) Blockchain
3 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Hive
4 3 (5.66%) Big Data
4 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.66%) Redis
5 2 (3.77%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.77%) MySQL
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.89%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) JUnit
2 10 (18.87%) JIRA
3 9 (16.98%) Maven
4 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
4 8 (15.09%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.77%) JBehave
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.89%) Mockito
6 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.89%) XMLSpy
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Social Skills
2 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
3 9 (16.98%) Electronics
3 9 (16.98%) Manufacturing
3 9 (16.98%) Marketing
3 9 (16.98%) Public Sector
4 8 (15.09%) Wearables
5 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.77%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (3.77%) Publishing
7 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Integration Manager
3 9 (16.98%) Consultant
3 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Architect
4 8 (15.09%) Software Consultant
4 8 (15.09%) Software Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (11.32%) MuleSoft Architect
5 6 (11.32%) MuleSoft Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Integration Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Data Scientist
7 3 (5.66%) Junior
7 3 (5.66%) Junior Data Scientist
8 2 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Data Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Integration Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) Junior Data Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (56.60%) SOAP
2 28 (52.83%) Web Services
3 19 (35.85%) REST
3 19 (35.85%) Spring
4 18 (33.96%) Hibernate
5 17 (32.08%) AngularJS
5 17 (32.08%) Java EE
6 16 (30.19%) Apache Camel
7 14 (26.42%) J2EE
8 13 (24.53%) XML
9 12 (22.64%) JSON
10 11 (20.75%) Kafka
11 9 (16.98%) JDBC
11 9 (16.98%) JSF
12 8 (15.09%) Apache Wicket
12 8 (15.09%) GWT
12 8 (15.09%) JPA
12 8 (15.09%) Spring MVC
12 8 (15.09%) Spring Security
12 8 (15.09%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (15.09%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) DataPower
4 1 (1.89%) Housing Association
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Unix
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) TDD
3 12 (22.64%) Integration Testing
4 10 (18.87%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 10 (18.87%) Kanban
4 10 (18.87%) OO
4 10 (18.87%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (18.87%) Scrum
4 10 (18.87%) SOA
4 10 (18.87%) Translating Business Requirements
4 10 (18.87%) Workflow
5 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (16.98%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (16.98%) MVC
5 9 (16.98%) Programme Management
5 9 (16.98%) SDLC
6 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
6 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.09%) Front End Development
6 8 (15.09%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) Java
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.66%) C
5 3 (5.66%) Clojure
5 3 (5.66%) Haskell
5 3 (5.66%) Python
5 3 (5.66%) Scala
6 2 (3.77%) C#
6 2 (3.77%) Groovy
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (15.09%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) CloudHub
2 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) MuleSoft
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle
3 10 (18.87%) AppDynamics
3 10 (18.87%) Talend
4 9 (16.98%) SAP
5 8 (15.09%) Adobe
6 6 (11.32%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.77%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.77%) TOWER Software
9 1 (1.89%) Altova
9 1 (1.89%) Dell
9 1 (1.89%) IBM
9 1 (1.89%) Pega