Period
to 28 September 2020

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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 657 1009 1026
Rank change year-on-year +352 +17 -51
Permanent jobs citing Mule 29 71 159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.051% 0.096%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 0.34% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 60 118
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £55,250 £45,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £78,500 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +22.73% - +10.00%

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 6,811 20,619 27,551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.18% 14.79% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5,581 16,309 22,136
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +7.41%

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 28 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Mule in the UK

Mule
Top 10 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 28 September 2020. 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 +350 24 £67,500 +3.85% 18
UK excluding London +314 20 £67,500 +22.73% 12
London +242 9 £63,750 -22.73% 10
East of England +146 6 £65,000 +18.18%
South East +216 5 £67,500 +22.73% 1
Scotland - 5 - - 4
North of England +182 4 £57,500 - 3
Yorkshire +142 2 £40,000 - 1
North West - 2 £75,000 - 1
Work from Home +56 1 £75,000 +15.38% 4

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, 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 20 (68.97%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) MuleSoft
3 12 (41.38%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) JUnit
4 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (34.48%) Middleware
6 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 9 (31.03%) C#
7 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing
8 6 (20.69%) JBehave
8 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
8 6 (20.69%) Node.js
8 6 (20.69%) TDD
8 6 (20.69%) Python
9 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
9 5 (17.24%) C++
9 5 (17.24%) HTML
9 5 (17.24%) JSP
9 5 (17.24%) OO
9 5 (17.24%) JMS
9 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
9 5 (17.24%) Scala
9 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
9 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
9 5 (17.24%) Big Data
9 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
9 5 (17.24%) Ajax
9 5 (17.24%) Apache Spark
10 4 (13.79%) Mule ESB

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 5 (17.24%) Apache Spark
2 4 (13.79%) Mule ESB
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) Anypoint
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Azure
1 3 (10.34%) Power Platform
2 2 (6.90%) AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.90%) iPaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Boomi
3 1 (3.45%) GitHub
3 1 (3.45%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Big Data
1 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) Power BI
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) JUnit
2 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
2 6 (20.69%) JBehave
3 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
4 2 (6.90%) FishEye
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) Maven
5 1 (3.45%) Postman
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) MuleSoft Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Python Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Integration Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
4 3 (10.34%) MuleSoft Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Architect
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Release Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Middleware
2 6 (20.69%) Node.js
3 5 (17.24%) Ajax
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) JMS
3 5 (17.24%) JSP
4 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 3 (10.34%) SOAP
6 2 (6.90%) .NET
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (6.90%) RAML
6 2 (6.90%) React
6 2 (6.90%) RESTful
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
7 1 (3.45%) Apache CXF
7 1 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) Swagger
7 1 (3.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing
3 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
4 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
4 5 (17.24%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Banking
6 2 (6.90%) Microservices
6 2 (6.90%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) Python
5 5 (17.24%) C++
5 5 (17.24%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) MuleSoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.90%) Dynatrace
3 2 (6.90%) Google
3 2 (6.90%) New Relic
3 2 (6.90%) webMethods
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) Talend
4 1 (3.45%) WSO2