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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mule
UK
Rank 720 762 831
Rank change year-on-year +42 +69  
Permanent jobs citing Mule 145 179 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.97% 0.93% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 122 158 116
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% -6.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £43,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -4.54% +23.59%  

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 14900 19339 20745
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.76% 18.90% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12379 16268 17220
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Mule as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Mule in the UK

Mule
Top 29 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 22 March 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 +69 135 £55,000 -4.34% 18
London +6 45 £75,000 +25.00% 7
South West +26 42 £60,000 -7.69% 7
Gloucestershire +24 39 £60,000 -7.69% 6
Leeds - 29 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 29 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 29 £40,000 - 1
East of England +32 15 £47,000 +3.29% 2
Cambridgeshire +19 15 £47,000 +3.29%
Peterborough +7 15 £47,000 +3.29%
Cheltenham +12 10 £56,250 -6.25% 4
City of London +33 4 £91,250 +58.69%
Canary Wharf - 4 - -
Bristol -1 2 £31,652 -39.71%
Manchester -31 2 £57,500 +15.00%
North West -33 2 £57,500 +15.00%
North East - 2 £55,000 - 1
South East +41 1 - -
Bournemouth +32 1 - -
Dorset +27 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +19 1 - -
Glasgow +17 1 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Milton Keynes +13 1 - -
Scotland +11 1 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Wales - 1 - -
Swansea - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £60,000 -
Bury - 1 £55,000 -
West Wales - 1 - -

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 245 (80.33%) Java
2 221 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (55.74%) Mule ESB
4 168 (55.08%) Spring
5 120 (39.34%) XML
6 115 (37.70%) Apache Camel
7 113 (37.05%) Hibernate
8 109 (35.74%) MVC
9 106 (34.75%) JBoss
10 97 (31.80%) REST
11 94 (30.82%) JSON
12 93 (30.49%) Web Services
13 92 (30.16%) Retail
14 89 (29.18%) JUnit
14 89 (29.18%) Spring Integration
15 87 (28.52%) SOAP
16 84 (27.54%) Finance
16 84 (27.54%) Scrum
17 80 (26.23%) MuleSoft
18 76 (24.92%) NoSQL
19 75 (24.59%) MongoDB
20 72 (23.61%) Amazon AWS
21 71 (23.28%) Spring MVC
22 70 (22.95%) Linux
23 69 (22.62%) TDD
24 68 (22.30%) Kanban
25 67 (21.97%) Marketing
25 67 (21.97%) SOA
26 66 (21.64%) E-Commerce
27 65 (21.31%) Integration Testing

Mule
Top Related 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
1 170 (55.74%) Mule ESB
2 106 (34.75%) JBoss
3 45 (14.75%) Tomcat
4 42 (13.77%) Anypoint
5 38 (12.46%) WebSphere
6 32 (10.49%) Apache ServiceMix
7 19 (6.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 17 (5.57%) BizTalk Server
8 17 (5.57%) Confluence
9 8 (2.62%) CMS
9 8 (2.62%) IIS
9 8 (2.62%) Oracle Service Bus
10 6 (1.97%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (1.97%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.64%) Apache
12 3 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.98%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.98%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 59 (19.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.64%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.64%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.33%) Fredhopper
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.33%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 72 (23.61%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (20.33%) SaaS
3 45 (14.75%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (5.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.62%) GitHub
6 5 (1.64%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.98%) WebEx
2 2 (0.66%) AMQP
3 1 (0.33%) LDAP
3 1 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (24.92%) NoSQL
2 75 (24.59%) MongoDB
3 56 (18.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 25 (8.20%) MySQL
5 24 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 20 (6.56%) SQL Server
7 16 (5.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (5.25%) RDBMS
8 12 (3.93%) Amazon Redshift
9 10 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.95%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (2.30%) Big Data
13 3 (0.98%) InterSystems Cache
13 3 (0.98%) Redis
13 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.66%) MarkLogic
15 1 (0.33%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 89 (29.18%) JUnit
2 61 (20.00%) JIRA
3 49 (16.07%) Git (software)
4 44 (14.43%) IntelliJ
5 40 (13.11%) Maven
6 39 (12.79%) Talend Open Studio
7 16 (5.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (3.93%) Subversion
9 11 (3.61%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.64%) Hudson
11 4 (1.31%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.98%) jMock
12 3 (0.98%) TestNG
13 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.33%) Ant
14 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.33%) FishEye
14 1 (0.33%) PROIV
14 1 (0.33%) XMLUnit
General
1 92 (30.16%) Retail
2 84 (27.54%) Finance
3 67 (21.97%) Marketing
4 62 (20.33%) Telecoms
5 60 (19.67%) Manufacturing
6 59 (19.34%) Electronics
7 32 (10.49%) Banking
8 17 (5.57%) Investment Banking
9 12 (3.93%) Retail Banking
10 7 (2.30%) Games
11 5 (1.64%) Front Office
12 2 (0.66%) Back Office
13 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 191 (62.62%) Developer
2 139 (45.57%) Java Developer
3 80 (26.23%) Architect
4 65 (21.31%) Senior Developer
5 53 (17.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 33 (10.82%) Integration Architect
7 29 (9.51%) .NET Developer
7 29 (9.51%) Java Architect
8 25 (8.20%) Integration Developer
9 20 (6.56%) Lead Developer
9 20 (6.56%) Technical Architect
10 19 (6.23%) Java Technical Architect
11 18 (5.90%) Lead .NET Developer
12 17 (5.57%) Development Team Leader
12 17 (5.57%) Software Development Team Leader
12 17 (5.57%) Software Team Leader
12 17 (5.57%) Team Leader
13 13 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.93%) NoSQL Architect
15 11 (3.61%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (55.08%) Spring
2 120 (39.34%) XML
3 115 (37.70%) Apache Camel
4 113 (37.05%) Hibernate
5 97 (31.80%) REST
6 94 (30.82%) JSON
7 93 (30.49%) Web Services
8 89 (29.18%) Spring Integration
9 87 (28.52%) SOAP
10 71 (23.28%) Spring MVC
11 60 (19.67%) JPA
12 56 (18.36%) RESTful
13 49 (16.07%) CSS
14 48 (15.74%) JMS
15 47 (15.41%) HTML
15 47 (15.41%) J2EE
16 39 (12.79%) Java EE
17 35 (11.48%) .NET
18 24 (7.87%) Middleware
19 19 (6.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (4.92%) Equities
3 14 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.26%) Fixed Income
5 12 (3.93%) Hedge funds
5 12 (3.93%) User Experience
6 9 (2.95%) Fintech
7 8 (2.62%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.97%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.64%) DataPower
10 4 (1.31%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.31%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.98%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.66%) Clustering
12 2 (0.66%) Derivative
12 2 (0.66%) SWIFT
13 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 70 (22.95%) Linux
2 12 (3.93%) Android
2 12 (3.93%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.30%) Windows
4 6 (1.97%) Unix
5 4 (1.31%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.33%) AIX
6 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Solaris
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (35.74%) MVC
3 84 (27.54%) Scrum
4 69 (22.62%) TDD
5 68 (22.30%) Kanban
6 67 (21.97%) SOA
7 66 (21.64%) E-Commerce
8 65 (21.31%) Integration Testing
9 63 (20.66%) BDD
10 60 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
11 59 (19.34%) Digital Marketing
11 59 (19.34%) Programme Management
12 55 (18.03%) Mentoring
13 47 (15.41%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (12.13%) DevOps
15 36 (11.80%) Open Source
16 34 (11.15%) API Development
16 34 (11.15%) Configuration Management
16 34 (11.15%) Release Management
17 33 (10.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 245 (80.33%) Java
2 53 (17.38%) C#
3 51 (16.72%) JavaScript
4 32 (10.49%) SQL
5 17 (5.57%) Scala
6 12 (3.93%) Groovy
7 10 (3.28%) Ruby
8 7 (2.30%) Python
9 5 (1.64%) XPath
10 4 (1.31%) C++
11 3 (0.98%) C
12 2 (0.66%) XQuery
13 1 (0.33%) Go
13 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.33%) Smalltalk
13 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (6.89%) Degree
2 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.62%) QA
2 4 (1.31%) MiFID
3 3 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.98%) EMIR
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.62%) CloudHub
2 4 (1.31%) yum
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (26.23%) MuleSoft
2 63 (20.66%) SAP
3 56 (18.36%) Apple
4 52 (17.05%) Oracle
5 44 (14.43%) IBM
6 43 (14.10%) webMethods
7 39 (12.79%) Talend
8 33 (10.82%) WSO2
9 20 (6.56%) Microsoft
10 15 (4.92%) Atlassian
11 11 (3.61%) TIBCO
12 8 (2.62%) Cognizant
13 6 (1.97%) Sitecore
13 6 (1.97%) Sybase
14 5 (1.64%) Hopewiser
14 5 (1.64%) LexisNexis
14 5 (1.64%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.64%) WorldPay
15 3 (0.98%) AppDynamics
15 3 (0.98%) Hortonworks
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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IDOX plc
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Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 50% travel
Posted: 26 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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