Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1013 915 934
Rank change year-on-year -98 +19 +147
Permanent jobs citing Mule 176 289 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.61% 0.90% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 108 241 300
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,700 £42,150
90th Percentile £96,250 £83,750 £81,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.37% -7.73% +15.79%

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 28,793 32,045 38,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.62% 18.04% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23,072 26,015 32,234
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual 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 6 months to 23 July 2018.

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 23 July 2018. 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 -64 173 £55,000 - 21
London 0 108 £55,000 -21.43% 11
UK excluding London -97 66 £55,000 +8.37% 12
South West -69 37 £55,000 +4.76% 2
East of England +15 22 £49,750 +10.56% 6
West Midlands +24 2 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Midlands +12 2 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire +7 2 - -
South East -9 2 £55,000 -15.38%
North of England -14 2 - - 1
Scotland -23 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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.

1 145 (82.39%) Java
2 135 (76.70%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (62.50%) Spring
4 91 (51.70%) Maven
5 90 (51.14%) JIRA
5 90 (51.14%) TDD
6 89 (50.57%) REST
7 87 (49.43%) Scrum
8 85 (48.30%) Finance
9 83 (47.16%) Amazon AWS
10 82 (46.59%) JSON
11 81 (46.02%) BDD
12 80 (45.45%) Git (software)
13 78 (44.32%) DevOps
14 74 (42.05%) Jenkins
15 71 (40.34%) SOAP
16 70 (39.77%) JUnit
17 64 (36.36%) Kanban
17 64 (36.36%) Mule ESB
18 63 (35.80%) Test Automation
18 63 (35.80%) Tomcat
19 59 (33.52%) Web Services
19 59 (33.52%) Java 8
20 58 (32.95%) Banking
21 57 (32.39%) Apache Camel
22 56 (31.82%) Node.js
23 55 (31.25%) Linux
23 55 (31.25%) SQL
24 52 (29.55%) MongoDB
25 51 (28.98%) HTML

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 64 (36.36%) Mule ESB
2 63 (35.80%) Tomcat
3 48 (27.27%) Confluence
4 41 (23.30%) Cloud Foundry
5 32 (18.18%) Apache
6 23 (13.07%) JBoss
7 17 (9.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 16 (9.09%) Anypoint
9 8 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
10 6 (3.41%) WebLogic
11 5 (2.84%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (1.14%) GlassFish
12 2 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.57%) IIS
13 1 (0.57%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 83 (47.16%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (25.00%) PaaS
3 41 (23.30%) GitHub
3 41 (23.30%) IaaS
3 41 (23.30%) Slack
4 37 (21.02%) SaaS
5 26 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (10.80%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (10.23%) Boomi
8 10 (5.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (2.27%) iPaaS
9 4 (2.27%) Trello
10 1 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.11%) HTTP
2 8 (4.55%) Kerberos
3 4 (2.27%) FTP
4 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (29.55%) MongoDB
2 45 (25.57%) NoSQL
3 26 (14.77%) Relational Database
4 21 (11.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 20 (11.36%) MySQL
6 19 (10.80%) Neo4j
7 17 (9.66%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (6.25%) RDBMS
9 10 (5.68%) SQL Server
10 4 (2.27%) Redis
10 4 (2.27%) Riak
11 3 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.57%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 91 (51.70%) Maven
2 90 (51.14%) JIRA
3 80 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 74 (42.05%) Jenkins
5 70 (39.77%) JUnit
6 47 (26.70%) Selenium
7 42 (23.86%) Sonatype Nexus
8 41 (23.30%) Babel
8 41 (23.30%) Mocha
8 41 (23.30%) SonarQube
9 21 (11.93%) Eclipse
9 21 (11.93%) IntelliJ
10 16 (9.09%) Subversion
11 15 (8.52%) NetBeans
12 13 (7.39%) SoapUI
13 5 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (2.84%) Gradle
13 5 (2.84%) JMeter
13 5 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (2.84%) TeamCity
General
1 85 (48.30%) Finance
2 58 (32.95%) Banking
3 31 (17.61%) Retail
4 27 (15.34%) Marketing
5 22 (12.50%) Electronics
5 22 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 22 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.14%) Advertising
6 2 (1.14%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (60.23%) Developer
2 85 (48.30%) Java Developer
3 48 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 42 (23.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (12.50%) Integration Developer
6 19 (10.80%) Integration Engineer
6 19 (10.80%) Java Software Developer
6 19 (10.80%) Software Developer
6 19 (10.80%) Technical Leader
7 15 (8.52%) DevOps Developer
7 15 (8.52%) Linux Developer
7 15 (8.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 15 (8.52%) SQL Developer
8 13 (7.39%) Software Engineer
9 12 (6.82%) Java Engineer
10 10 (5.68%) Architect
10 10 (5.68%) Digital Developer
11 8 (4.55%) Integration Architect
12 6 (3.41%) Consultant
12 6 (3.41%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (62.50%) Spring
2 89 (50.57%) REST
3 82 (46.59%) JSON
4 71 (40.34%) SOAP
5 59 (33.52%) Web Services
6 57 (32.39%) Apache Camel
7 56 (31.82%) Node.js
8 51 (28.98%) CSS
8 51 (28.98%) HTML
9 50 (28.41%) Hibernate
10 48 (27.27%) WireMock
11 42 (23.86%) HTML5
11 42 (23.86%) Spring Boot
11 42 (23.86%) XML
12 41 (23.30%) Chai
12 41 (23.30%) CSS3
12 41 (23.30%) Jest
12 41 (23.30%) React
12 41 (23.30%) Redux
13 33 (18.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.57%) User Experience
2 44 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.68%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.84%) Fintech
7 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.14%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.57%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (31.25%) Linux
2 21 (11.93%) Unix
3 9 (5.11%) Windows
4 2 (1.14%) Solaris
5 1 (0.57%) Android
5 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (76.70%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (51.14%) TDD
3 87 (49.43%) Scrum
4 81 (46.02%) BDD
5 78 (44.32%) DevOps
6 64 (36.36%) Kanban
7 63 (35.80%) Test Automation
8 50 (28.41%) Project Management
9 43 (24.43%) Web Development
10 41 (23.30%) ATDD
10 41 (23.30%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (23.30%) Cross-Platform Development
10 41 (23.30%) Mobile First
10 41 (23.30%) Software Delivery
11 38 (21.59%) E-Commerce
12 30 (17.05%) Software Engineering
13 27 (15.34%) Open Source
14 26 (14.77%) MVC
15 25 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
16 24 (13.64%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 145 (82.39%) Java
2 59 (33.52%) Java 8
3 55 (31.25%) SQL
4 41 (23.30%) ES6
5 17 (9.66%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.82%) Groovy
7 10 (5.68%) XPath
8 8 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.98%) C#
10 5 (2.84%) C
11 4 (2.27%) XQuery
12 3 (1.70%) C++
12 3 (1.70%) Scala
13 2 (1.14%) Python
14 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.57%) Ruby
14 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (8.52%) Degree
2 6 (3.41%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.27%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) GCP
2 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (12.50%) Ansible
2 11 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (6.25%) Puppet
2 11 (6.25%) Terraform
3 4 (2.27%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (1.14%) CloudHub
5 1 (0.57%) Icinga
5 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.57%) Nagios
5 1 (0.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 45 (25.57%) MuleSoft
2 42 (23.86%) AppDynamics
2 42 (23.86%) Splunk
3 36 (20.45%) Oracle
4 28 (15.91%) SAP
5 22 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 19 (10.80%) Apple
7 18 (10.23%) WSO2
8 17 (9.66%) TIBCO
9 15 (8.52%) Dell
10 11 (6.25%) IBM
11 10 (5.68%) Google
11 10 (5.68%) Talend
12 9 (5.11%) webMethods
13 8 (4.55%) SnapLogic
13 8 (4.55%) Solace
13 8 (4.55%) Sybase
14 7 (3.98%) Apigee
14 7 (3.98%) Axway
14 7 (3.98%) Red Hat