The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 200 163 172
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 26 60 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.44% 1.13% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.46% 3.44% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 49
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £69,500 £62,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1781 1746 2404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.27% 32.80% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1545 2187
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -13 7 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Maidenhead -15 4 £82,500 -
Bracknell - 4 £50,000 - 1
Slough -4 3 £85,000 +100.00% 1
Newbury -10 1 £30,000 -51.02%
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (43.24%) Oracle
2 23 (31.08%) Linux
3 22 (29.73%) Finance
4 21 (28.38%) SOA
5 20 (27.03%) Java
6 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (22.97%) WebLogic
7 17 (22.97%) UNIX
8 16 (21.62%) Windows
9 14 (18.92%) JMS
9 14 (18.92%) Telecoms
9 14 (18.92%) Oracle Database
10 13 (17.57%) IBM
10 13 (17.57%) WebSphere
10 13 (17.57%) Degree
10 13 (17.57%) Oracle Fusion
11 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
12 11 (14.86%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (14.86%) Web Services
12 11 (14.86%) Solaris
12 11 (14.86%) DataPower
12 11 (14.86%) Clustering
13 10 (13.51%) Legal
13 10 (13.51%) Software Engineering
13 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (13.51%) HTTP
13 10 (13.51%) XML
14 9 (12.16%) C++
14 9 (12.16%) Project Management
14 9 (12.16%) Oracle EBS

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (22.97%) WebLogic
2 13 (17.57%) WebSphere
3 11 (14.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (9.46%) MQSeries
5 6 (8.11%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (8.11%) WebLogic Integration
5 6 (8.11%) Apache
6 5 (6.76%) JCAPS
7 4 (5.41%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 4 (5.41%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (5.41%) iPlanet
8 3 (4.05%) Documentum
8 3 (4.05%) FileNet
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (4.05%) CMS
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle BPEL
8 3 (4.05%) Alfresco
8 3 (4.05%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.35%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) HTTP
2 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.41%) SAN
4 3 (4.05%) SSL
5 2 (2.70%) LDAP
6 1 (1.35%) LAN
6 1 (1.35%) WAN
6 1 (1.35%) FTP
6 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) Oracle Database
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (12.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (9.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
6 6 (8.11%) MySQL
7 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.05%) DB2
8 3 (4.05%) OLAP
8 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (4.05%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (4.05%) Pentaho
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (4.05%) MarkLogic
8 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
8 3 (4.05%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (4.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Selenium
1 4 (5.41%) JUnit
2 3 (4.05%) PVCS
2 3 (4.05%) JMeter
2 3 (4.05%) TestNG
2 3 (4.05%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) Toad
4 1 (1.35%) Introscope
4 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) Arquillian
4 1 (1.35%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.35%) Hudson
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 14 (18.92%) Telecoms
3 10 (13.51%) Legal
4 8 (10.81%) Retail
5 6 (8.11%) Banking
6 3 (4.05%) Billing
7 2 (2.70%) Automotive
8 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.35%) Electronics
8 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.35%) French Language
8 1 (1.35%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Architect
2 11 (14.86%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (13.51%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.16%) Oracle Project Manager
5 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (10.81%) Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Middleware Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Business Project Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Business Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Oracle Architect
8 4 (5.41%) WebLogic Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Business Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.05%) Business Objects Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Lead Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.92%) JMS
2 13 (17.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (14.86%) Web Services
4 10 (13.51%) XML
5 7 (9.46%) J2EE
6 5 (6.76%) Spring
6 5 (6.76%) Java EE
7 4 (5.41%) SAP PI
7 4 (5.41%) .NET
8 3 (4.05%) EJB
8 3 (4.05%) XSLT
8 3 (4.05%) ActiveX
8 3 (4.05%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (4.05%) SAP XI
8 3 (4.05%) JSON
8 3 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (4.05%) REST
9 2 (2.70%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.35%) HTML
10 1 (1.35%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) DataPower
1 11 (14.86%) Clustering
2 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.76%) Open Source
4 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.05%) FMCG
4 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.70%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.70%) Firmware
6 1 (1.35%) DTV
6 1 (1.35%) PKI
6 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.35%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Linux
2 17 (22.97%) UNIX
3 16 (21.62%) Windows
4 11 (14.86%) Solaris
5 6 (8.11%) AIX
6 2 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.35%) zOS
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) SOA
2 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.51%) Software Engineering
4 9 (12.16%) Project Management
5 7 (9.46%) ERP
6 5 (6.76%) ITIL
6 5 (6.76%) EAI
6 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.76%) Logistics
6 5 (6.76%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.41%) ETL
7 4 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (5.41%) OO
8 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.05%) UML
8 3 (4.05%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.03%) Java
2 9 (12.16%) C++
3 8 (10.81%) SQL
4 6 (8.11%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.11%) C#
5 5 (6.76%) Perl
6 4 (5.41%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (4.05%) C
7 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.05%) C-shell
8 2 (2.70%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.70%) Python
8 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.35%) PHP
9 1 (1.35%) COBOL
9 1 (1.35%) VB
9 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) ISEB
3 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.05%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.70%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.35%) nmon
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Oracle
2 13 (17.57%) IBM
3 6 (8.11%) TIBCO
4 5 (6.76%) SAP
4 5 (6.76%) BEA
5 4 (5.41%) Fujitsu
5 4 (5.41%) Tumbleweed
6 3 (4.05%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.70%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.70%) JBoss
8 1 (1.35%) Sybase
8 1 (1.35%) Siebel
8 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.35%) Sage
8 1 (1.35%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.35%) Teradata
8 1 (1.35%) Amdocs
Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago