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

Mule
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 714 773 833
Rank change year-on-year +59 +60  
Permanent jobs citing Mule 138 177 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.91% 0.90% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 115 156 106
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% -8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £80,000 £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 15198 19713 20967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.79% 18.88% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12597 16633 17397
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Mule in the UK

Mule
Top 30 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 29 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 +29 127 £55,000 -4.34% 19
London +4 42 £75,000 +30.43% 8
South West +37 40 £60,000 -7.69% 6
Gloucestershire +19 37 £60,000 -7.69% 6
Yorkshire +60 27 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Leeds +48 27 £40,000 -20.00% 1
West Yorkshire +45 27 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East of England +24 13 £47,000 +3.29% 1
Cambridgeshire +19 13 £47,000 +3.29%
Peterborough +9 13 £47,000 +3.29%
Cheltenham +17 10 £60,000 - 3
Canary Wharf - 5 - -
City of London +35 4 £91,250 +58.69%
Bristol -5 2 £31,652 -39.71%
North West -16 2 £57,500 +15.00%
Manchester -27 2 £57,500 +15.00%
North East - 2 £55,000 - 1
South East +46 1 - - 1
Bournemouth +30 1 - -
West Midlands +29 1 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Dorset +28 1 - -
Scotland +19 1 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 1 - -
Glasgow +14 1 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Milton Keynes +13 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £60,000 -
Bury - 1 £55,000 -
West Wales - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 244 (80.53%) Java
2 220 (72.61%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (56.44%) Mule ESB
4 170 (56.11%) Spring
5 121 (39.93%) XML
6 114 (37.62%) Hibernate
6 114 (37.62%) Apache Camel
7 110 (36.30%) MVC
8 104 (34.32%) JBoss
9 100 (33.00%) REST
10 95 (31.35%) Web Services
11 92 (30.36%) JSON
12 90 (29.70%) Retail
12 90 (29.70%) SOAP
12 90 (29.70%) Spring Integration
13 88 (29.04%) JUnit
14 87 (28.71%) Finance
15 85 (28.05%) Scrum
16 77 (25.41%) NoSQL
16 77 (25.41%) MuleSoft
17 76 (25.08%) MongoDB
18 73 (24.09%) Amazon AWS
19 72 (23.76%) Spring MVC
20 71 (23.43%) Linux
21 70 (23.10%) Marketing
21 70 (23.10%) TDD
22 69 (22.77%) Kanban
22 69 (22.77%) SOA
23 66 (21.78%) Integration Testing
24 65 (21.45%) E-Commerce

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
1 171 (56.44%) Mule ESB
2 104 (34.32%) JBoss
3 47 (15.51%) Tomcat
4 39 (12.87%) Anypoint
5 36 (11.88%) WebSphere
6 29 (9.57%) Apache ServiceMix
7 22 (7.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 16 (5.28%) Confluence
9 14 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (3.30%) Oracle Service Bus
11 8 (2.64%) CMS
11 8 (2.64%) IIS
12 6 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (1.98%) Umbraco
13 5 (1.65%) Apache
14 3 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.99%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.99%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 60 (19.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.65%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.65%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.33%) Fredhopper
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.33%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 73 (24.09%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (21.12%) SaaS
3 46 (15.18%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (3.30%) GitHub
6 5 (1.65%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.99%) WebEx
2 2 (0.66%) AMQP
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) LDAP
3 1 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (25.41%) NoSQL
2 76 (25.08%) MongoDB
3 57 (18.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 25 (8.25%) MySQL
5 24 (7.92%) Relational Database
6 20 (6.60%) SQL Server
7 16 (5.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (5.28%) RDBMS
8 12 (3.96%) Amazon Redshift
9 10 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.97%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.98%) Big Data
13 3 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
13 3 (0.99%) Redis
13 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.66%) MarkLogic
15 1 (0.33%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 88 (29.04%) JUnit
2 61 (20.13%) JIRA
3 50 (16.50%) Git (software)
4 45 (14.85%) IntelliJ
5 41 (13.53%) Maven
6 37 (12.21%) Talend Open Studio
7 15 (4.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (4.62%) Subversion
9 11 (3.63%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.65%) Hudson
11 4 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.99%) jMock
12 3 (0.99%) TestNG
13 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.33%) Ant
14 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.33%) FitNesse
14 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 90 (29.70%) Retail
2 87 (28.71%) Finance
3 70 (23.10%) Marketing
4 64 (21.12%) Telecoms
5 62 (20.46%) Manufacturing
6 60 (19.80%) Electronics
7 32 (10.56%) Banking
8 17 (5.61%) Investment Banking
9 12 (3.96%) Retail Banking
10 7 (2.31%) Games
11 5 (1.65%) Front Office
12 2 (0.66%) Back Office
13 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 189 (62.38%) Developer
2 137 (45.21%) Java Developer
3 81 (26.73%) Architect
4 64 (21.12%) Senior Developer
5 51 (16.83%) Senior Java Developer
6 33 (10.89%) Integration Architect
7 30 (9.90%) .NET Developer
8 29 (9.57%) Java Architect
9 22 (7.26%) Integration Developer
10 21 (6.93%) Lead Developer
11 20 (6.60%) Technical Architect
12 19 (6.27%) Java Technical Architect
12 19 (6.27%) Lead .NET Developer
13 17 (5.61%) Development Team Leader
13 17 (5.61%) Software Development Team Leader
13 17 (5.61%) Software Team Leader
13 17 (5.61%) Team Leader
14 13 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (3.96%) NoSQL Architect
16 11 (3.63%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (56.11%) Spring
2 121 (39.93%) XML
3 114 (37.62%) Apache Camel
3 114 (37.62%) Hibernate
4 100 (33.00%) REST
5 95 (31.35%) Web Services
6 92 (30.36%) JSON
7 90 (29.70%) SOAP
7 90 (29.70%) Spring Integration
8 72 (23.76%) Spring MVC
9 61 (20.13%) JPA
10 54 (17.82%) RESTful
11 50 (16.50%) CSS
11 50 (16.50%) JMS
12 48 (15.84%) J2EE
13 47 (15.51%) HTML
14 42 (13.86%) Java EE
15 36 (11.88%) .NET
16 24 (7.92%) Middleware
17 20 (6.60%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
1 16 (5.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (4.95%) Computer Science
2 15 (4.95%) Equities
3 13 (4.29%) Fixed Income
4 12 (3.96%) Hedge funds
4 12 (3.96%) User Experience
5 10 (3.30%) Fintech
5 10 (3.30%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.98%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.65%) DataPower
8 4 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.32%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.99%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.66%) Clustering
10 2 (0.66%) Derivative
10 2 (0.66%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 71 (23.43%) Linux
2 12 (3.96%) Android
2 12 (3.96%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.31%) Windows
4 6 (1.98%) Unix
5 4 (1.32%) 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
1 220 (72.61%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (36.30%) MVC
3 85 (28.05%) Scrum
4 70 (23.10%) TDD
5 69 (22.77%) Kanban
5 69 (22.77%) SOA
6 66 (21.78%) Integration Testing
7 65 (21.45%) E-Commerce
8 64 (21.12%) BDD
9 60 (19.80%) Business Intelligence
9 60 (19.80%) Digital Marketing
9 60 (19.80%) Programme Management
10 58 (19.14%) Mentoring
11 44 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (12.54%) Open Source
13 34 (11.22%) DevOps
13 34 (11.22%) Software Engineering
14 31 (10.23%) Configuration Management
14 31 (10.23%) Release Management
14 31 (10.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 244 (80.53%) Java
2 54 (17.82%) C#
3 51 (16.83%) JavaScript
4 33 (10.89%) SQL
5 17 (5.61%) Scala
6 12 (3.96%) Groovy
7 10 (3.30%) Ruby
8 7 (2.31%) Python
9 5 (1.65%) XPath
10 4 (1.32%) C++
11 3 (0.99%) C
12 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.66%) XQuery
13 1 (0.33%) Go
13 1 (0.33%) Smalltalk
13 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (6.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.30%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) MiFID
3 3 (0.99%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.99%) EMIR
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.30%) CloudHub
2 4 (1.32%) yum
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (25.41%) MuleSoft
2 65 (21.45%) SAP
3 57 (18.81%) Apple
4 52 (17.16%) Oracle
5 41 (13.53%) webMethods
6 40 (13.20%) IBM
7 37 (12.21%) Talend
8 30 (9.90%) WSO2
9 20 (6.60%) Microsoft
10 15 (4.95%) Atlassian
11 11 (3.63%) TIBCO
12 10 (3.30%) Cognizant
13 6 (1.98%) Sitecore
13 6 (1.98%) Sybase
14 5 (1.65%) Hopewiser
14 5 (1.65%) LexisNexis
14 5 (1.65%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.65%) WorldPay
15 3 (0.99%) AppDynamics
15 3 (0.99%) Solace
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,000 per annum + 10% bonus, Pension, Shares etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Soho, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IDOX plc
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago