Period
to 6 April 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 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
UK
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 900 1022 1028
Rank change year-on-year +122 +6 -129
Permanent jobs citing Mule 79 104 174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.070% 0.098%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.45% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 51 73 122
Median annual salary £80,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.13% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £57,500 £44,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £94,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% - +4.76%

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 16,899 23,128 29,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.45% 15.50% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13,429 18,326 24,365
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01% +9.35%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

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 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 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 +109 68 £80,000 +39.13% 8
London +113 53 £82,500 +3.13% 6
UK excluding London +72 26 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Scotland - 11 £65,000 - 1
North of England +70 9 £72,500 +52.63% 1
North West +47 8 £70,000 +54.70% 1
Midlands +45 4 £46,250 -6.57% 1
West Midlands +42 3 £37,500 -24.24%
South East +41 1 - -
South West +39 1 £46,500 -7.92%
Yorkshire +39 1 £82,500 +37.50%
East Midlands +33 1 £65,000 -18.75% 1
Work from Home -1 1 - -

For the 6 months to 6 April 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 55 (69.62%) Java
2 53 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (55.70%) Finance
4 39 (49.37%) REST
5 37 (46.84%) MuleSoft
6 35 (44.30%) JUnit
7 31 (39.24%) Web Services
7 31 (39.24%) Maven
8 28 (35.44%) Middleware
9 27 (34.18%) Git (software)
10 26 (32.91%) SOAP
10 26 (32.91%) Spring
11 25 (31.65%) Banking
12 23 (29.11%) SQL
12 23 (29.11%) AWS
12 23 (29.11%) DevOps
13 22 (27.85%) Mule ESB
13 22 (27.85%) Cucumber
13 22 (27.85%) SOA
14 21 (26.58%) Jenkins
15 19 (24.05%) TDD
16 18 (22.78%) C#
17 17 (21.52%) Anypoint
17 17 (21.52%) Scrum
17 17 (21.52%) Azure
18 16 (20.25%) JBehave
18 16 (20.25%) Marketing
18 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
19 14 (17.72%) JIRA
19 14 (17.72%) RESTful

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 22 (27.85%) Mule ESB
2 17 (21.52%) Anypoint
3 11 (13.92%) Confluence
4 7 (8.86%) Apache Spark
4 7 (8.86%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (8.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (5.06%) Apache
5 4 (5.06%) Apache Solr
5 4 (5.06%) CMS
5 4 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.06%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (5.06%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Fuse
7 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.27%) JBoss
8 1 (1.27%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.27%) SAP EWM
1 1 (1.27%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.27%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (1.27%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.27%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (1.27%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.11%) AWS
2 17 (21.52%) Azure
3 12 (15.19%) GitHub
4 7 (8.86%) IaaS
4 7 (8.86%) PaaS
5 4 (5.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (5.06%) iPaaS
6 2 (2.53%) SaaS
6 2 (2.53%) Slack
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.27%) Boomi
7 1 (1.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (1.27%) Serverless
7 1 (1.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) FTP
1 4 (5.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (8.86%) Big Data
3 7 (8.86%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.59%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.06%) Endeca
5 4 (5.06%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (44.30%) JUnit
2 31 (39.24%) Maven
3 27 (34.18%) Git (software)
4 22 (27.85%) Cucumber
5 21 (26.58%) Jenkins
6 16 (20.25%) JBehave
7 14 (17.72%) JIRA
8 7 (8.86%) SonarQube
8 7 (8.86%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (7.59%) Subversion
10 4 (5.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (5.06%) Selenium
10 4 (5.06%) Travis CI
11 2 (2.53%) Babel
11 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
11 2 (2.53%) Mocha
12 1 (1.27%) Appium
12 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (55.70%) Finance
2 25 (31.65%) Banking
3 16 (20.25%) Marketing
4 10 (12.66%) Electronics
4 10 (12.66%) Manufacturing
4 10 (12.66%) Public Sector
4 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
5 8 (10.13%) Retail
6 6 (7.59%) Financial Institution
7 4 (5.06%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.53%) Legal
9 1 (1.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 42 (53.16%) Developer
2 21 (26.58%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.32%) MuleSoft Developer
4 18 (22.78%) Integration Developer
5 16 (20.25%) Architect
6 11 (13.92%) Senior Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Digital Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (8.86%) Python Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) MuleSoft Architect
11 3 (3.80%) EAI Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Middleware Developer
11 3 (3.80%) SOA Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Technical Director
12 2 (2.53%) .NET Solutions Architect
12 2 (2.53%) C# Architect
12 2 (2.53%) Consultant
12 2 (2.53%) Java Engineer
12 2 (2.53%) Sitecore Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (49.37%) REST
2 31 (39.24%) Web Services
3 28 (35.44%) Middleware
4 26 (32.91%) SOAP
4 26 (32.91%) Spring
5 14 (17.72%) RESTful
6 13 (16.46%) JMS
7 12 (15.19%) .NET
7 12 (15.19%) React
8 11 (13.92%) RAML
8 11 (13.92%) Spring Boot
9 10 (12.66%) AngularJS
9 10 (12.66%) HTML
10 8 (10.13%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (10.13%) Hibernate
10 8 (10.13%) JSON
10 8 (10.13%) Kafka
10 8 (10.13%) Node.js
10 8 (10.13%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Mobile App
1 7 (8.86%) Mobile Banking
1 7 (8.86%) User Experience
2 6 (7.59%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (6.33%) Online Banking
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.06%) PKI
5 2 (2.53%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Life Science
5 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.27%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.27%) DataPower
6 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.11%) DevOps
3 22 (27.85%) SOA
4 19 (24.05%) TDD
5 17 (21.52%) Scrum
6 13 (16.46%) Integration Testing
6 13 (16.46%) Kanban
7 12 (15.19%) OO
8 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (12.66%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (12.66%) Programme Management
9 9 (11.39%) Microservices
10 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.13%) CRM
10 8 (10.13%) ETL
10 8 (10.13%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (10.13%) Machine Learning
10 8 (10.13%) Process Management
10 8 (10.13%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 55 (69.62%) Java
2 23 (29.11%) SQL
3 18 (22.78%) C#
4 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.39%) Python
6 7 (8.86%) Java 8
7 6 (7.59%) C++
7 6 (7.59%) Scala
8 4 (5.06%) Groovy
9 2 (2.53%) ES6
10 1 (1.27%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.27%) Perl
10 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.27%) R
10 1 (1.27%) SOQL
10 1 (1.27%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) CloudHub
2 5 (6.33%) Kubernetes
3 4 (5.06%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (5.06%) OpenSSO
3 4 (5.06%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (46.84%) MuleSoft
2 12 (15.19%) SAP
3 11 (13.92%) AppDynamics
4 10 (12.66%) webMethods
5 8 (10.13%) IBM
5 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.13%) New Relic
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle
6 7 (8.86%) Splunk
7 4 (5.06%) ATG
7 4 (5.06%) Atlassian
7 4 (5.06%) BEA
7 4 (5.06%) Sitecore
7 4 (5.06%) Solace
7 4 (5.06%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.53%) Cognizant
8 2 (2.53%) hybris
8 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.27%) Informatica
9 1 (1.27%) WSO2