Period
to 21 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mule
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 322 337 298
Rank change year-on-year +15 -39 +22
Permanent jobs citing Mule 4 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.040% 0.084% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.53% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 20
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -35.48%
10th Percentile £45,625 £23,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £59,250 £65,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +15.38% -14.75%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1491 1898 1801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.96% 15.87% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1517 1466
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Mule as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Mule in the West Midlands

Mule
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mule in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Mule in the West Midlands

Mule
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Birmingham +16 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Mule
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Mule.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) JPA
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Process
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Java RMI
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) RUP
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (75.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java RMI
2 3 (75.00%) JPA
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Drools
3 2 (50.00%) Java SE
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) OSGi
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
1 3 (75.00%) RUP
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Process
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft