Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 974 1014 889
Rank change year-on-year +40 -125 +77
Permanent jobs citing Mule 136 160 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.093% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.56% 0.54% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 105 126 255
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £43,750 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £73,125 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,000 £53,750 £51,500
% change year-on-year -1.40% +4.37% +3.00%

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 24,314 29,456 31,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.09% 17.09% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19,408 24,173 26,490
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.44% - -

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 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 +34 133 £60,000 +9.09% 24
London +75 84 £75,000 +20.00% 16
UK excluding London -14 49 £53,000 -1.40% 8
Midlands +52 16 £53,000 +120.83%
West Midlands +52 16 £53,000 +120.83%
South East +40 12 £50,000 -13.04% 1
East of England +34 12 £55,000 - 6
Yorkshire +29 6 - - 1
North of England +22 6 - - 1
South West -78 3 £50,500 -3.81%

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 94 (69.12%) Java
2 77 (56.62%) REST
3 73 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (50.74%) Jenkins
5 60 (44.12%) DevOps
6 57 (41.91%) SOAP
7 54 (39.71%) Maven
8 49 (36.03%) Spring
8 49 (36.03%) Amazon AWS
9 48 (35.29%) Finance
10 47 (34.56%) Git (software)
11 43 (31.62%) MuleSoft
12 42 (30.88%) Python
13 41 (30.15%) SQL
13 41 (30.15%) Anypoint
14 40 (29.41%) Oracle
15 38 (27.94%) Web Services
16 37 (27.21%) JIRA
16 37 (27.21%) Microservices
17 34 (25.00%) JSON
17 34 (25.00%) PaaS
18 33 (24.26%) Mule ESB
19 31 (22.79%) JUnit
20 29 (21.32%) Confluence
21 28 (20.59%) SaaS
21 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
21 28 (20.59%) Linux
22 27 (19.85%) MongoDB
22 27 (19.85%) QA
22 27 (19.85%) RAML

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 41 (30.15%) Anypoint
2 33 (24.26%) Mule ESB
3 29 (21.32%) Confluence
4 15 (11.03%) Apache
4 15 (11.03%) Tomcat
5 13 (9.56%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (5.15%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (4.41%) JBoss
8 6 (4.41%) nginx
9 3 (2.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.47%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.74%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 49 (36.03%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (25.00%) PaaS
3 28 (20.59%) SaaS
4 23 (16.91%) Apigee
5 22 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (13.97%) Boomi
6 19 (13.97%) GitHub
7 13 (9.56%) IaaS
8 11 (8.09%) Serverless
9 8 (5.88%) Slack
10 7 (5.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (2.94%) OpenShift
12 2 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (1.47%) CloudBees
12 2 (1.47%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.41%) Firewall
1 6 (4.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) FTP
3 1 (0.74%) SMTP
3 1 (0.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.85%) MongoDB
2 24 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 20 (14.71%) MySQL
3 20 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 11 (8.09%) RDBMS
5 11 (8.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (6.62%) SQL Server
7 7 (5.15%) Blockchain
7 7 (5.15%) Redis
8 5 (3.68%) Apache Ignite
8 5 (3.68%) Neo4j
9 3 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.47%) Power BI
10 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.74%) DB2
11 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 69 (50.74%) Jenkins
2 54 (39.71%) Maven
3 47 (34.56%) Git (software)
4 37 (27.21%) JIRA
5 31 (22.79%) JUnit
6 23 (16.91%) Sonatype Nexus
7 16 (11.76%) Eclipse
8 14 (10.29%) IntelliJ
8 14 (10.29%) SonarQube
9 11 (8.09%) Mockito
10 8 (5.88%) Babel
10 8 (5.88%) Subversion
11 6 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (4.41%) Mocha
11 6 (4.41%) Selenium
12 5 (3.68%) JMeter
12 5 (3.68%) NetBeans
12 5 (3.68%) SoapUI
13 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio
14 2 (1.47%) Grunt
General
1 48 (35.29%) Finance
2 24 (17.65%) Banking
3 10 (7.35%) Retail
4 7 (5.15%) Financial Institution
4 7 (5.15%) Games
5 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.68%) Marketing
7 4 (2.94%) Automotive
7 4 (2.94%) Publishing
8 3 (2.21%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.21%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.74%) Electronics
9 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (49.26%) Developer
2 54 (39.71%) Architect
3 29 (21.32%) Integration Architect
4 26 (19.12%) Java Developer
5 19 (13.97%) MuleSoft Developer
6 17 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 16 (11.76%) MuleSoft Architect
8 13 (9.56%) Enterprise Architect
9 12 (8.82%) Integration Developer
9 12 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (8.09%) Enterprise Integration Architect
10 11 (8.09%) Integration Engineer
11 10 (7.35%) Technical Architect
12 9 (6.62%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (6.62%) Lead Architect
13 8 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
13 8 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
14 7 (5.15%) Platform Architect
14 7 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (5.15%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (56.62%) REST
2 57 (41.91%) SOAP
3 49 (36.03%) Spring
4 38 (27.94%) Web Services
5 34 (25.00%) JSON
6 27 (19.85%) RAML
7 21 (15.44%) ActiveMQ
8 20 (14.71%) RESTful
9 17 (12.50%) XML
10 16 (11.76%) Node.js
11 15 (11.03%) Apache Camel
11 15 (11.03%) Hibernate
12 13 (9.56%) Kafka
12 13 (9.56%) Middleware
12 13 (9.56%) Spring Boot
13 12 (8.82%) React
14 11 (8.09%) Elastic Stack
15 10 (7.35%) CSS
16 9 (6.62%) HTML
16 9 (6.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 15 (11.03%) User Experience
3 11 (8.09%) Cloud Native
4 10 (7.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (5.15%) Blog
6 7 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (5.15%) PKI
7 4 (2.94%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.47%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.74%) Social Media
9 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.59%) Linux
2 15 (11.03%) Unix
3 8 (5.88%) Windows
4 2 (1.47%) Android
4 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (44.12%) DevOps
3 37 (27.21%) Microservices
4 21 (15.44%) API Design
5 17 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 16 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 16 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 15 (11.03%) Scrum
8 14 (10.29%) E-Commerce
8 14 (10.29%) Kanban
8 14 (10.29%) Unit Testing
9 13 (9.56%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (9.56%) TDD
10 12 (8.82%) BDD
10 12 (8.82%) Open Source
10 12 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (8.09%) Post-Production
12 10 (7.35%) ATDD
12 10 (7.35%) Mobile First
12 10 (7.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 94 (69.12%) Java
2 42 (30.88%) Python
3 41 (30.15%) SQL
4 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 24 (17.65%) Java 8
6 18 (13.24%) Perl
7 13 (9.56%) Bash Shell
8 11 (8.09%) Go
8 11 (8.09%) T-SQL
9 10 (7.35%) C#
10 8 (5.88%) ES6
10 8 (5.88%) PowerShell
11 7 (5.15%) Ruby
12 6 (4.41%) PHP
13 5 (3.68%) R
13 5 (3.68%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.94%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.47%) Scala
16 1 (0.74%) Clojure
16 1 (0.74%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 9 (6.62%) Degree
2 5 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (19.85%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) PMO
3 1 (0.74%) PSD2
System Software
1 23 (16.91%) Docker
2 13 (9.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (16.18%) Ansible
2 20 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (14.71%) Puppet
3 13 (9.56%) CloudHub
4 9 (6.62%) Kubernetes
5 7 (5.15%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (5.15%) Terraform
6 6 (4.41%) Packer
7 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (2.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 43 (31.62%) MuleSoft
2 40 (29.41%) Oracle
3 21 (15.44%) Axway
4 20 (14.71%) Red Hat
4 20 (14.71%) TIBCO
5 18 (13.24%) Microsoft
5 18 (13.24%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (11.03%) AppDynamics
6 15 (11.03%) Splunk
7 5 (3.68%) IBM
7 5 (3.68%) Solace
7 5 (3.68%) Sybase
8 4 (2.94%) Google
9 3 (2.21%) Adobe
10 2 (1.47%) Apple
10 2 (1.47%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.47%) Dynatrace
10 2 (1.47%) New Relic
10 2 (1.47%) WSO2
11 1 (0.74%) ForgeRock