Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1003 914 999
Rank change year-on-year -89 +85 +173
Permanent jobs citing Mule 186 310 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.59% 0.91% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 151 255 258
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £85,000 £82,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,750 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.00% -9.09%

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 31420 34140 41259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.48% 18.25% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 25401 28848 34326
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mule in the UK

Mule
Top 12 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 20 November 2017. 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 -67 181 £55,000 -8.33% 18
UK excluding London +27 131 £49,750 -3.40% 8
South West +53 99 £48,500 -11.82% 5
London -117 51 £60,000 - 10
North of England -3 14 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Yorkshire +13 9 £55,000 +37.50%
East of England -10 9 £39,750 -15.43% 1
North West -25 5 £60,000 - 1
South East +30 4 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Midlands +8 4 £51,250 -8.89%
West Midlands +6 4 £51,250 +31.41%
Wales +10 1 £50,000 +25.00%

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 154 (82.80%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (80.11%) Java
3 139 (74.73%) Spring
4 122 (65.59%) Hibernate
5 120 (64.52%) Mule ESB
6 117 (62.90%) SOAP
7 114 (61.29%) REST
8 108 (58.06%) TDD
9 105 (56.45%) Scrum
10 100 (53.76%) Tomcat
11 98 (52.69%) JSON
12 95 (51.08%) XML
13 93 (50.00%) JUnit
14 92 (49.46%) Finance
15 90 (48.39%) BDD
16 89 (47.85%) JIRA
17 87 (46.77%) MVC
17 87 (46.77%) Linux
18 82 (44.09%) Apache Camel
19 81 (43.55%) MongoDB
20 79 (42.47%) JPA
21 77 (41.40%) Spring MVC
22 76 (40.86%) Git (software)
22 76 (40.86%) Marketing
22 76 (40.86%) Business Intelligence
22 76 (40.86%) Web Services
23 74 (39.78%) Kanban
23 74 (39.78%) Amazon AWS
24 72 (38.71%) Integration Testing
25 71 (38.17%) JBoss

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
1 120 (64.52%) Mule ESB
2 100 (53.76%) Tomcat
3 71 (38.17%) JBoss
4 46 (24.73%) Apache
5 26 (13.98%) WebSphere
6 23 (12.37%) Anypoint
6 23 (12.37%) Confluence
7 20 (10.75%) WebLogic
8 18 (9.68%) GlassFish
9 15 (8.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (7.53%) IIS
11 12 (6.45%) Jetty
11 12 (6.45%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (4.30%) Apache ServiceMix
13 7 (3.76%) SharePoint
14 3 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 2 (1.08%) CMS
15 2 (1.08%) Drupal
16 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 12 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.69%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.69%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 74 (39.78%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (37.63%) SaaS
3 54 (29.03%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (3.76%) GitHub
6 4 (2.15%) npm
7 1 (0.54%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.14%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.45%) DHCP
2 12 (6.45%) DNS
2 12 (6.45%) HTTP
3 9 (4.84%) Internet
4 5 (2.69%) HTTPS
4 5 (2.69%) LDAP
4 5 (2.69%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (43.55%) MongoDB
2 62 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 54 (29.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 22 (11.83%) SQL Server
5 21 (11.29%) MySQL
6 13 (6.99%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (4.30%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.23%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.15%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (2.15%) Looker
10 3 (1.61%) Big Data
11 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.54%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.54%) QlikView
12 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 93 (50.00%) JUnit
2 89 (47.85%) JIRA
3 76 (40.86%) Git (software)
4 54 (29.03%) IntelliJ
5 45 (24.19%) Maven
6 22 (11.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (9.14%) Eclipse
8 16 (8.60%) Cucumber
9 15 (8.06%) Subversion
10 12 (6.45%) Gradle
10 12 (6.45%) SoapUI
11 10 (5.38%) Jenkins
12 5 (2.69%) Hudson
12 5 (2.69%) PROIV
13 4 (2.15%) Jasmine
13 4 (2.15%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (2.15%) Selenium
13 4 (2.15%) Spock
13 4 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (2.15%) webpack
General
1 92 (49.46%) Finance
2 76 (40.86%) Marketing
3 70 (37.63%) Manufacturing
3 70 (37.63%) Telecoms
4 69 (37.10%) Electronics
5 56 (30.11%) Retail
6 5 (2.69%) Advertising
6 5 (2.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Front Office
7 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 118 (63.44%) Developer
2 96 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 52 (27.96%) Senior Developer
4 43 (23.12%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (11.29%) Software Engineer
6 17 (9.14%) Analyst
6 17 (9.14%) Architect
6 17 (9.14%) Support Analyst
7 12 (6.45%) Applications Support
7 12 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
8 10 (5.38%) Development Team Leader
8 10 (5.38%) Integration Developer
8 10 (5.38%) Senior Architect
8 10 (5.38%) Software Development Team Leader
8 10 (5.38%) Software Team Leader
8 10 (5.38%) Team Leader
9 8 (4.30%) Java Development Team Leader
9 8 (4.30%) Java Team Leader
10 7 (3.76%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (74.73%) Spring
2 122 (65.59%) Hibernate
3 117 (62.90%) SOAP
4 114 (61.29%) REST
5 98 (52.69%) JSON
6 95 (51.08%) XML
7 82 (44.09%) Apache Camel
8 79 (42.47%) JPA
9 77 (41.40%) Spring MVC
10 76 (40.86%) Web Services
11 67 (36.02%) Spring Integration
12 31 (16.67%) J2EE
13 27 (14.52%) JMS
14 23 (12.37%) HTML
15 22 (11.83%) Middleware
16 21 (11.29%) CSS
17 18 (9.68%) XSLT
18 14 (7.53%) AngularJS
18 14 (7.53%) JSP
19 13 (6.99%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.44%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.76%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.69%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.15%) DataPower
6 2 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.08%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 87 (46.77%) Linux
2 24 (12.90%) Unix
3 20 (10.75%) Windows
4 12 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.69%) AIX
5 5 (2.69%) Solaris
5 5 (2.69%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (82.80%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (58.06%) TDD
3 105 (56.45%) Scrum
4 90 (48.39%) BDD
5 87 (46.77%) MVC
6 76 (40.86%) Business Intelligence
7 74 (39.78%) Kanban
8 72 (38.71%) Integration Testing
9 69 (37.10%) Digital Marketing
9 69 (37.10%) Programme Management
10 59 (31.72%) E-Commerce
11 30 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (15.59%) Software Engineering
13 28 (15.05%) Open Source
13 28 (15.05%) SOA
14 19 (10.22%) CRM
15 18 (9.68%) Microservices
16 15 (8.06%) Test Automation
17 14 (7.53%) Mentoring
18 12 (6.45%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 149 (80.11%) Java
2 45 (24.19%) SQL
3 34 (18.28%) JavaScript
4 18 (9.68%) Groovy
4 18 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 17 (9.14%) XPath
6 11 (5.91%) C#
7 8 (4.30%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.69%) PHP
8 5 (2.69%) Scala
9 4 (2.15%) ECMAScript
9 4 (2.15%) ES6
9 4 (2.15%) Ruby
10 3 (1.61%) Python
11 2 (1.08%) Go
12 1 (0.54%) C++
12 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (10.22%) Degree
2 2 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.54%) MCITP
3 1 (0.54%) MCTS
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (9.68%) CloudHub
2 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 70 (37.63%) SAP
2 64 (34.41%) Apple
3 57 (30.65%) Oracle
4 27 (14.52%) Microsoft
5 25 (13.44%) MuleSoft
6 18 (9.68%) IBM
7 12 (6.45%) Citrix
7 12 (6.45%) VMware
8 10 (5.38%) Atlassian
9 7 (3.76%) Cognizant
10 5 (2.69%) Jaspersoft
10 5 (2.69%) New Relic
10 5 (2.69%) NGA Human Resources
10 5 (2.69%) TIBCO
10 5 (2.69%) WSO2
11 4 (2.15%) Perforce
11 4 (2.15%) Sybase
12 3 (1.61%) MKS
12 3 (1.61%) Solace
12 3 (1.61%) webMethods