Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1017 994 868
Rank change year-on-year -23 -126 +95
Permanent jobs citing Mule 79 192 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.35% 0.66% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 59 113 267
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £48,250 £35,000 £37,000
90th Percentile £96,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%

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 22,260 29,207 30,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.34% 16.80% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17,432 23,678 24,978
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,985 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +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 6 months to 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 -13 79 £60,000 +9.09% 1
UK excluding London +27 45 £57,500 +4.55%
London -9 34 £80,000 +28.00% 1
South East +52 19 £57,500 -8.00%
North of England +49 17 £47,500 -20.83%
Yorkshire +30 13 £60,000 -
North West +31 4 £45,250 -24.58%
East of England +68 3 £55,000 +4.76%
South West -17 3 £50,500 -8.18%
Midlands - 3 £57,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £56,250 -
East Midlands - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 58 (73.42%) Java
2 50 (63.29%) REST
3 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (43.04%) Jenkins
4 34 (43.04%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (37.97%) Spring
6 28 (35.44%) Git (software)
7 27 (34.18%) DevOps
8 26 (32.91%) MuleSoft
8 26 (32.91%) Mule ESB
8 26 (32.91%) SOAP
9 22 (27.85%) SQL
9 22 (27.85%) Test Automation
10 21 (26.58%) Sonatype Nexus
11 20 (25.32%) Mobile App
11 20 (25.32%) Maven
11 20 (25.32%) Banking
12 19 (24.05%) JIRA
12 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
12 19 (24.05%) GitHub
13 18 (22.78%) Mentoring
13 18 (22.78%) Microservices
13 18 (22.78%) JSON
14 17 (21.52%) Cloud Foundry
14 17 (21.52%) Spring Boot
14 17 (21.52%) Confluence
14 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (20.25%) PaaS
15 16 (20.25%) IaaS
15 16 (20.25%) User Experience

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 26 (32.91%) Mule ESB
2 17 (21.52%) Cloud Foundry
2 17 (21.52%) Confluence
3 14 (17.72%) Anypoint
4 11 (13.92%) Apache
5 10 (12.66%) Tomcat
6 8 (10.13%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (8.86%) JBoss
8 6 (7.59%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (7.59%) nginx
9 4 (5.06%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (3.80%) Apache Synapse
11 2 (2.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (1.27%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 34 (43.04%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (24.05%) GitHub
3 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (20.25%) IaaS
4 16 (20.25%) PaaS
5 9 (11.39%) OpenShift
6 8 (10.13%) Apigee
7 6 (7.59%) iPaaS
8 5 (6.33%) Slack
9 4 (5.06%) CloudBees
9 4 (5.06%) Kong
10 2 (2.53%) SaaS
10 2 (2.53%) Yarn
11 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
11 1 (1.27%) npm
11 1 (1.27%) Power Platform
11 1 (1.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) Firewall
1 6 (7.59%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) MySQL
1 14 (17.72%) NoSQL
1 14 (17.72%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (15.19%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.59%) Redis
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.27%) Power BI
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (43.04%) Jenkins
2 28 (35.44%) Git (software)
3 21 (26.58%) Sonatype Nexus
4 20 (25.32%) Maven
5 19 (24.05%) JIRA
6 16 (20.25%) JUnit
7 12 (15.19%) SonarQube
8 9 (11.39%) IntelliJ
8 9 (11.39%) Mockito
9 8 (10.13%) Babel
10 6 (7.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (6.33%) Selenium
12 4 (5.06%) Artifactory
12 4 (5.06%) Bitbucket Server
12 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
12 4 (5.06%) Gradle
12 4 (5.06%) Mocha
13 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
13 2 (2.53%) Subversion
13 2 (2.53%) webpack
General
1 20 (25.32%) Banking
2 16 (20.25%) Finance
3 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.33%) Marketing
5 4 (5.06%) Automotive
5 4 (5.06%) Publishing
5 4 (5.06%) Retail
6 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Architect
2 25 (31.65%) Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Integration Architect
4 12 (15.19%) Integration Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Integration Engineer
6 10 (12.66%) MuleSoft Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (11.39%) Technical Architect
8 7 (8.86%) MuleSoft Architect
8 7 (8.86%) Technical Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Technical Leader
10 5 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Analyst
11 4 (5.06%) Consultant
11 4 (5.06%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (5.06%) ITSM Architect
11 4 (5.06%) Java Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Middleware Consultant
11 4 (5.06%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (63.29%) REST
2 30 (37.97%) Spring
3 26 (32.91%) SOAP
4 18 (22.78%) JSON
5 17 (21.52%) Spring Boot
6 14 (17.72%) Web Services
7 12 (15.19%) ActiveMQ
7 12 (15.19%) Middleware
8 11 (13.92%) CSS
8 11 (13.92%) HTML
8 11 (13.92%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (13.92%) RAML
8 11 (13.92%) React
9 9 (11.39%) Node.js
9 9 (11.39%) Redux
9 9 (11.39%) RESTful
9 9 (11.39%) WireMock
10 8 (10.13%) CSS3
10 8 (10.13%) HTML5
11 7 (8.86%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Mobile App
2 16 (20.25%) User Experience
3 9 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.13%) Client/Server
5 7 (8.86%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (8.86%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (8.86%) PKI
6 6 (7.59%) Online Banking
7 4 (5.06%) Cloud Native
8 2 (2.53%) DataPower
8 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.27%) Cybercrime
9 1 (1.27%) Fintech
9 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Unix
2 10 (12.66%) Linux
3 5 (6.33%) Android
3 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) DevOps
3 22 (27.85%) Test Automation
4 18 (22.78%) Mentoring
4 18 (22.78%) Microservices
5 14 (17.72%) Kanban
5 14 (17.72%) Scrum
6 10 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (11.39%) BDD
7 9 (11.39%) Software Delivery
7 9 (11.39%) TDD
7 9 (11.39%) Technical Leadership
8 8 (10.13%) Multithreading
8 8 (10.13%) Open Source
8 8 (10.13%) UML
9 7 (8.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 7 (8.86%) Mobile First
9 7 (8.86%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (8.86%) SDLC
9 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (73.42%) Java
2 22 (27.85%) SQL
3 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
4 16 (20.25%) Java 8
4 16 (20.25%) Python
5 11 (13.92%) C#
6 9 (11.39%) ES6
7 8 (10.13%) Go
7 8 (10.13%) PL/SQL
8 6 (7.59%) PHP
8 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
8 6 (7.59%) Ruby
9 4 (5.06%) Apple Swift
9 4 (5.06%) Kotlin
9 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.80%) Perl
11 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.53%) Groovy
12 1 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) WCAG
3 1 (1.27%) PSD2
System Software
1 14 (17.72%) Docker
2 8 (10.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Terraform
2 7 (8.86%) CloudHub
2 7 (8.86%) Kubernetes
3 6 (7.59%) Ansible
3 6 (7.59%) Packer
4 2 (2.53%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) MuleSoft
2 15 (18.99%) AppDynamics
2 15 (18.99%) Splunk
3 13 (16.46%) Oracle
4 12 (15.19%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.59%) WSO2
6 4 (5.06%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.53%) Adobe
7 2 (2.53%) Axway
7 2 (2.53%) Cadence
7 2 (2.53%) Cognizant
7 2 (2.53%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) Apple
8 1 (1.27%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.27%) Google
8 1 (1.27%) New Relic
8 1 (1.27%) SAP