Period
to 12 April 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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 790 927 1020
Rank change year-on-year +137 +93 -10
Permanent jobs citing Mule 59 78 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.069% 0.062%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.53% 0.48% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 67
10th Percentile " £57,000 £46,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £80,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.31% +33.33% +6.67%
75th Percentile £77,813 £90,000 £84,375
90th Percentile £82,500 £104,000 £92,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +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 11,165 16,388 23,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.53% 14.44% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8,609 13,147 18,407
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,125
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +1.01%
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 12 April 2021.

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 12 April 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 +120 55 £60,000 -25.00% 27
UK excluding London +116 39 £55,000 -15.38% 8
Work from Home -96 20 £50,000 - 1
South East +99 18 £76,250 - 2
South West +25 18 £50,000 +7.53% 1
London +85 16 £67,500 -18.18% 18
North of England +36 1 - - 1
Midlands +31 1 £72,500 +56.76% 3
North West +30 1 - -
West Midlands +26 1 £72,500 +93.33%
Scotland -1 1 £37,500 -42.31%

For the 6 months to 12 April 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 48 (81.36%) Java
2 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (57.63%) JUnit
3 34 (57.63%) SOAP
3 34 (57.63%) Telecoms
3 34 (57.63%) Mule ESB
4 33 (55.93%) Integration Testing
5 29 (49.15%) Web Services
6 28 (47.46%) MuleSoft
7 27 (45.76%) SQL
8 25 (42.37%) Spring
9 24 (40.68%) REST
10 23 (38.98%) AWS
11 22 (37.29%) Red Hat Fuse
11 22 (37.29%) Hibernate
11 22 (37.29%) Java EE
11 22 (37.29%) JSON
12 21 (35.59%) XML
13 20 (33.90%) TDD
13 20 (33.90%) Apache Camel
14 19 (32.20%) Maven
14 19 (32.20%) JBoss
15 18 (30.51%) SAP
15 18 (30.51%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (30.51%) Scrum
15 18 (30.51%) Programme Management
15 18 (30.51%) Finance
15 18 (30.51%) Manufacturing
15 18 (30.51%) Electronics
15 18 (30.51%) Marketing

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 34 (57.63%) Mule ESB
2 22 (37.29%) Red Hat Fuse
3 19 (32.20%) JBoss
4 15 (25.42%) Tomcat
5 7 (11.86%) Anypoint
6 4 (6.78%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (6.78%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
7 3 (5.08%) Apache
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.69%) LiveCycle
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.98%) AWS
2 17 (28.81%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (11.86%) Azure
4 4 (6.78%) IaaS
4 4 (6.78%) PaaS
5 3 (5.08%) SaaS
6 2 (3.39%) GitHub
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.69%) Boomi
7 1 (1.69%) Datadog
7 1 (1.69%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.69%) PowerApps
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
1 1 (1.69%) SSL
1 1 (1.69%) tcpdump
1 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) MongoDB
1 18 (30.51%) NoSQL
2 17 (28.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.78%) MySQL
5 3 (5.08%) Data Lake
5 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.39%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 34 (57.63%) JUnit
2 19 (32.20%) Maven
3 18 (30.51%) Cucumber
3 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
4 17 (28.81%) IntelliJ
5 16 (27.12%) JBehave
6 15 (25.42%) JIRA
7 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (5.08%) Subversion
8 1 (1.69%) Ant
8 1 (1.69%) Hudson
8 1 (1.69%) Mockito
8 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.69%) Spinnaker
8 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.69%) XMLSpy
General
1 34 (57.63%) Telecoms
2 18 (30.51%) Electronics
2 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Manufacturing
2 18 (30.51%) Marketing
2 18 (30.51%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.69%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 39 (66.10%) Developer
2 19 (32.20%) Java Developer
3 15 (25.42%) MuleSoft Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Architect
5 8 (13.56%) Lead Developer
6 6 (10.17%) MuleSoft Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Data Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Database Specialist
8 3 (5.08%) Integration Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Integration Specialist
8 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Integration Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Junior Java Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (57.63%) SOAP
2 29 (49.15%) Web Services
3 25 (42.37%) Spring
4 24 (40.68%) REST
5 22 (37.29%) Hibernate
5 22 (37.29%) Java EE
5 22 (37.29%) JSON
6 21 (35.59%) XML
7 20 (33.90%) Apache Camel
8 18 (30.51%) AngularJS
9 17 (28.81%) JPA
9 17 (28.81%) MyBatis
9 17 (28.81%) Spring Integration
10 16 (27.12%) Middleware
11 6 (10.17%) CSS
11 6 (10.17%) HTML
12 5 (8.47%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (8.47%) RAML
13 4 (6.78%) IBM Integration Bus
13 4 (6.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) DataPower
1 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.93%) Integration Testing
3 20 (33.90%) TDD
4 18 (30.51%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (30.51%) Digital Marketing
4 18 (30.51%) Kanban
4 18 (30.51%) Programme Management
4 18 (30.51%) Scrum
5 17 (28.81%) BDD
6 15 (25.42%) Multithreading
7 8 (13.56%) API Development
7 8 (13.56%) SOA
8 6 (10.17%) Microservices
9 5 (8.47%) B2B
9 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.47%) OO
9 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.78%) Data Integration
10 4 (6.78%) Web Development
10 4 (6.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 48 (81.36%) Java
2 27 (45.76%) SQL
3 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.08%) Groovy
5 3 (5.08%) Python
5 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.39%) C#
6 2 (3.39%) XPath
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.08%) CloudHub
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
3 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) MuleSoft
2 18 (30.51%) SAP
3 11 (18.64%) Oracle
4 9 (15.25%) Talend
5 6 (10.17%) IBM
6 5 (8.47%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.78%) WSO2
8 3 (5.08%) TIBCO
9 2 (3.39%) Guidewire
10 1 (1.69%) Adobe
10 1 (1.69%) Altova
10 1 (1.69%) Dell
10 1 (1.69%) PagerDuty