The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 196 167 172
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 30 52 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.92% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 2.80% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 44
Average salary £54,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £40,625
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -3.09%
Middleware
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1538 1855 2257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.00% 32.87% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1677 1998
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Middleware
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Berkshire region.

Middleware Salary Trend in Berkshire

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Middleware
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +5 9 - -
Reading -1 9 £54,000 -16.92%
Newbury +2 4 £60,000 -
Slough +6 2 £57,500 +58.62%
Maidenhead -30 2 £50,000 -28.57%
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 29 (46.03%) Web Services
2 27 (42.86%) SOA
3 21 (33.33%) Java
3 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (31.75%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (30.16%) Oracle
5 19 (30.16%) UML
6 18 (28.57%) EAI
7 17 (26.98%) TOGAF
8 15 (23.81%) IBM
9 14 (22.22%) XML
10 13 (20.63%) SQL
10 13 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (20.63%) TIBCO
11 11 (17.46%) UNIX
11 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
11 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
12 10 (15.87%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (15.87%) Linux
12 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
12 10 (15.87%) SAP
13 9 (14.29%) J2EE
13 9 (14.29%) JUnit
13 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 9 (14.29%) Finance
13 9 (14.29%) Selenium
14 8 (12.70%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (12.70%) WebSphere
14 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
14 8 (12.70%) ETL

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.70%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.35%) JCAPS
4 2 (3.17%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle BPEL
4 2 (3.17%) Apache
5 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.59%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.59%) Tornado
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (4.76%) SAP FI
3 3 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (4.76%) SAP GRC
3 3 (4.76%) SAP CO
4 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.59%) FTP
3 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.94%) MySQL
4 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.35%) DB2
5 3 (4.76%) SAP BW
5 3 (4.76%) DB2 UDB
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.17%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) JUnit
1 9 (14.29%) Selenium
2 8 (12.70%) SoapUI
3 7 (11.11%) JMeter
4 5 (7.94%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (7.94%) TestNG
5 4 (6.35%) Subversion
6 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.17%) Arquillian
7 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.17%) LoadUI
7 2 (3.17%) JIRA
7 2 (3.17%) Maven
7 2 (3.17%) jMock
7 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.17%) Hudson
7 2 (3.17%) PVCS
8 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.59%) Toad
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.17%) Billing
4 2 (3.17%) French Language
4 2 (3.17%) Electronics
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
4 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Architect
2 14 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (19.05%) Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Integration Architect
5 5 (7.94%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Architect
5 5 (7.94%) Oracle Architect
5 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Technical Leader
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.35%) QA Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Middleware Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Tester
7 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.76%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.03%) Web Services
2 14 (22.22%) XML
3 9 (14.29%) J2EE
4 8 (12.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (11.11%) SOAP
5 7 (11.11%) JSON
5 7 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 5 (7.94%) XSLT
6 5 (7.94%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (7.94%) SAP XI
6 5 (7.94%) Java EE
7 4 (6.35%) Spring
7 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
7 4 (6.35%) SAP PI
7 4 (6.35%) REST
7 4 (6.35%) JMS
8 3 (4.76%) .NET
8 3 (4.76%) EDI
8 3 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (4.76%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.76%) AS400
4 3 (4.76%) iSeries
5 2 (3.17%) FMCG
5 2 (3.17%) DTV
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) Open Source
6 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) UNIX
2 10 (15.87%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.59%) zOS
5 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) SOA
2 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.16%) UML
4 18 (28.57%) EAI
5 17 (26.98%) TOGAF
6 13 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (15.87%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 8 (12.70%) ETL
10 7 (11.11%) ERP
10 7 (11.11%) Change Management
10 7 (11.11%) B2B
10 7 (11.11%) B2C
10 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 6 (9.52%) Scrum
11 6 (9.52%) ITIL
12 5 (7.94%) OO
12 5 (7.94%) Data Modelling
12 5 (7.94%) Migration
12 5 (7.94%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) Java
2 13 (20.63%) SQL
3 4 (6.35%) ABAP
4 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.76%) C++
4 3 (4.76%) Python
4 3 (4.76%) SAPscript
5 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.17%) C
5 2 (3.17%) C#
5 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.17%) Perl
6 1 (1.59%) COBOL
6 1 (1.59%) VB
6 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
1 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) ISEB
3 5 (7.94%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.94%) Degree
3 5 (7.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) Data Quality
1 5 (7.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.59%) nmon
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Oracle
2 15 (23.81%) IBM
3 13 (20.63%) TIBCO
4 10 (15.87%) SAP
5 5 (7.94%) Talend
6 4 (6.35%) JBoss
6 4 (6.35%) Sybase
7 3 (4.76%) BEA
8 2 (3.17%) Aveksa
8 2 (3.17%) Fujitsu
8 2 (3.17%) Amdocs
8 2 (3.17%) Teradata
8 2 (3.17%) Sage
8 2 (3.17%) Hyperion
8 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.17%) Siebel
8 2 (3.17%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.59%) Citrix
9 1 (1.59%) Veritas