Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 912 906 1041
Rank change year-on-year -6 +135 +154
Permanent jobs citing Mule 272 360 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.86% 0.98% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 223 300 214
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -10.93%
10th Percentile £35,250 £38,700 £33,346
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,375 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.40% +8.99%

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 31787 36843 41906
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.99% 18.60% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25644 31335 34675
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%

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 16 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Mule in the UK

Mule
Top 13 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 16 August 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 -36 253 £55,000 -4.35% 12
UK excluding London +43 151 £50,000 -9.09% 8
South West +44 105 £50,000 -16.67% 6
London -58 103 £68,500 +14.17% 4
North of England -4 21 £55,000 -4.35%
East of England +10 18 £40,000 -12.09% 2
Yorkshire +28 16 £55,000 +37.50%
Midlands +22 4 £55,000 +7.32%
West Midlands +7 4 £55,000 +10.00%
North West -50 4 £50,000 -16.67%
South East +49 2 £57,500 +9.52%
North East +28 1 £55,000 -
Scotland +3 1 £60,000 +50.00%

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 237 (87.13%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (85.66%) Java
3 206 (75.74%) Spring
4 178 (65.44%) Mule ESB
5 175 (64.34%) Hibernate
6 159 (58.46%) REST
7 152 (55.88%) SOAP
8 149 (54.78%) Scrum
9 142 (52.21%) TDD
10 129 (47.43%) JSON
11 124 (45.59%) XML
12 122 (44.85%) JIRA
13 120 (44.12%) Linux
13 120 (44.12%) MVC
14 117 (43.01%) JUnit
15 115 (42.28%) MongoDB
16 111 (40.81%) Marketing
17 110 (40.44%) Web Services
18 109 (40.07%) BDD
18 109 (40.07%) Git (software)
19 107 (39.34%) Apache Camel
20 106 (38.97%) Finance
21 105 (38.60%) Integration Testing
22 95 (34.93%) JPA
23 94 (34.56%) Amazon AWS
23 94 (34.56%) SaaS
24 93 (34.19%) Business Intelligence
25 92 (33.82%) Tomcat
25 92 (33.82%) Telecoms
26 91 (33.46%) Retail

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
1 178 (65.44%) Mule ESB
2 92 (33.82%) Tomcat
3 83 (30.51%) JBoss
4 46 (16.91%) Anypoint
5 39 (14.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 35 (12.87%) Apache
7 33 (12.13%) Confluence
7 33 (12.13%) Oracle Service Bus
8 24 (8.82%) WebSphere
9 21 (7.72%) Apache Solr
10 19 (6.99%) nginx
11 18 (6.62%) Apache ServiceMix
11 18 (6.62%) CMS
12 10 (3.68%) IIS
12 10 (3.68%) WebLogic
13 9 (3.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 9 (3.31%) GlassFish
14 7 (2.57%) SharePoint
15 6 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (2.21%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.10%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.37%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 94 (34.56%) Amazon AWS
1 94 (34.56%) SaaS
2 64 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
3 47 (17.28%) GitHub
4 7 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.47%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.74%) Bluemix
6 2 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.51%) Internet
2 12 (4.41%) HTTP
3 7 (2.57%) DHCP
3 7 (2.57%) DNS
3 7 (2.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (42.28%) MongoDB
2 82 (30.15%) NoSQL
3 66 (24.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 42 (15.44%) MySQL
5 27 (9.93%) SQL Server
6 16 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (4.04%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.68%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.31%) Big Data
10 8 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (2.21%) Looker
12 3 (1.10%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.74%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.74%) Impala
14 1 (0.37%) Endeca
14 1 (0.37%) InterSystems Cache
14 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
14 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.37%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 122 (44.85%) JIRA
2 117 (43.01%) JUnit
3 109 (40.07%) Git (software)
4 69 (25.37%) Maven
5 64 (23.53%) IntelliJ
6 37 (13.60%) Subversion
7 31 (11.40%) Jenkins
8 29 (10.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (7.35%) Hudson
10 18 (6.62%) Cucumber
11 14 (5.15%) SoapUI
12 13 (4.78%) Eclipse
12 13 (4.78%) Talend Open Studio
13 9 (3.31%) Gradle
14 6 (2.21%) Bitbucket
14 6 (2.21%) Jasmine
14 6 (2.21%) Karma Test Runner
14 6 (2.21%) Selenium
14 6 (2.21%) Spock
14 6 (2.21%) webpack
General
1 111 (40.81%) Marketing
2 106 (38.97%) Finance
3 92 (33.82%) Telecoms
4 91 (33.46%) Retail
5 87 (31.99%) Manufacturing
6 85 (31.25%) Electronics
7 10 (3.68%) Banking
8 8 (2.94%) Legal
9 7 (2.57%) Front Office
9 7 (2.57%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 161 (59.19%) Developer
2 116 (42.65%) Java Developer
3 65 (23.90%) Senior Developer
4 56 (20.59%) Architect
5 47 (17.28%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (7.35%) E-Commerce Architect
6 20 (7.35%) Senior Architect
6 20 (7.35%) Software Engineer
7 19 (6.99%) Integration Developer
8 18 (6.62%) Team Leader
9 16 (5.88%) MuleSoft Architect
10 14 (5.15%) Development Team Leader
10 14 (5.15%) Java Architect
10 14 (5.15%) MuleSoft Developer
10 14 (5.15%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 14 (5.15%) Software Development Team Leader
10 14 (5.15%) Software Team Leader
11 12 (4.41%) Java Team Leader
12 11 (4.04%) Lead Developer
13 9 (3.31%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (75.74%) Spring
2 175 (64.34%) Hibernate
3 159 (58.46%) REST
4 152 (55.88%) SOAP
5 129 (47.43%) JSON
6 124 (45.59%) XML
7 110 (40.44%) Web Services
8 107 (39.34%) Apache Camel
9 95 (34.93%) JPA
10 88 (32.35%) Spring MVC
11 85 (31.25%) Spring Integration
12 57 (20.96%) JMS
13 54 (19.85%) HTML
14 43 (15.81%) Java EE
15 42 (15.44%) CSS
16 35 (12.87%) AngularJS
17 30 (11.03%) Middleware
18 26 (9.56%) OAuth
18 26 (9.56%) SAML
18 26 (9.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.81%) Enterprise Software
2 42 (15.44%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (9.56%) Mainframe
4 19 (6.99%) Blog
5 8 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.57%) User Experience
7 5 (1.84%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.47%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.10%) DataPower
9 3 (1.10%) Fintech
10 2 (0.74%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.37%) Equities
11 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.37%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 120 (44.12%) Linux
2 18 (6.62%) Unix
3 13 (4.78%) Windows
4 7 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (87.13%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (54.78%) Scrum
3 142 (52.21%) TDD
4 120 (44.12%) MVC
5 109 (40.07%) BDD
6 105 (38.60%) Integration Testing
7 93 (34.19%) Business Intelligence
8 87 (31.99%) E-Commerce
9 85 (31.25%) Digital Marketing
9 85 (31.25%) Kanban
9 85 (31.25%) Programme Management
10 82 (30.15%) SOA
11 79 (29.04%) Open Source
12 66 (24.26%) Mentoring
13 59 (21.69%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (15.81%) Software Engineering
15 35 (12.87%) OO
16 33 (12.13%) CRM
17 32 (11.76%) SDLC
18 27 (9.93%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 233 (85.66%) Java
2 54 (19.85%) JavaScript
3 42 (15.44%) SQL
4 37 (13.60%) Groovy
5 21 (7.72%) C#
6 18 (6.62%) XPath
7 9 (3.31%) PHP
8 8 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.94%) Python
8 8 (2.94%) Ruby
9 6 (2.21%) ECMAScript
9 6 (2.21%) ES6
9 6 (2.21%) Go
10 3 (1.10%) Scala
11 2 (0.74%) C++
11 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.37%) Smalltalk
12 1 (0.37%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 19 (6.99%) Degree
2 3 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (16.54%) QA
2 3 (1.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.37%) EMIR
3 1 (0.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (3.31%) Docker
2 7 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.74%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.74%) HDFS
4 1 (0.37%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 37 (13.60%) CloudHub
2 4 (1.47%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 2 (0.74%) Oozie
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) Control-M
Vendors
1 88 (32.35%) SAP
2 79 (29.04%) Oracle
3 78 (28.68%) Apple
4 62 (22.79%) MuleSoft
5 26 (9.56%) Cognizant
5 26 (9.56%) IBM
6 15 (5.51%) webMethods
7 14 (5.15%) Atlassian
7 14 (5.15%) TIBCO
7 14 (5.15%) WSO2
8 13 (4.78%) Talend
9 12 (4.41%) Microsoft
10 9 (3.31%) Adobe
11 7 (2.57%) AppDynamics
11 7 (2.57%) Citrix
11 7 (2.57%) VMware
12 6 (2.21%) Sybase
13 4 (1.47%) hybris
14 3 (1.10%) Cloudera
14 3 (1.10%) Sitecore