The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 43 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 17 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 5.40% 2.36% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.50% 4.26% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £68,750 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Middleware
Dorset

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 Bournemouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 235 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 63.49% 55.42% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 148 197 144
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Middleware
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 33 (70.21%) Finance
1 33 (70.21%) Banking
2 31 (65.96%) QA
3 27 (57.45%) Software Testing
3 27 (57.45%) Oracle
3 27 (57.45%) XML
3 27 (57.45%) IBM
3 27 (57.45%) HP
3 27 (57.45%) ISEB
4 22 (46.81%) MQSeries
4 22 (46.81%) Data Management
4 22 (46.81%) Configuration Management
4 22 (46.81%) Test Management
4 22 (46.81%) Functional Testing
4 22 (46.81%) Green Hat
4 22 (46.81%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (42.55%) SOA
6 19 (40.43%) Temenos T24
7 17 (36.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (36.17%) Test Scripting
7 17 (36.17%) System Testing
7 17 (36.17%) Test Automation
7 17 (36.17%) Relational Database
7 17 (36.17%) Regression Testing
7 17 (36.17%) webMethods
7 17 (36.17%) Unix
7 17 (36.17%) Java
8 16 (34.04%) Investment Banking
9 15 (31.91%) ISTQB
9 15 (31.91%) HP Quality Center

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 22 (46.81%) MQSeries
2 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.26%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (40.43%) Temenos T24
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) Intranet
2 4 (8.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) Relational Database
2 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database
3 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (17.02%) OLTP
5 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) HP UFT
1 5 (10.64%) LoadRunner
1 5 (10.64%) Subversion
1 5 (10.64%) YourKit
General
1 33 (70.21%) Banking
1 33 (70.21%) Finance
2 16 (34.04%) Investment Banking
3 8 (17.02%) Financial Institution
4 4 (8.51%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Test Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) Test Leader
3 14 (29.79%) Middleware Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) QA Leader
5 7 (14.89%) Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Defect Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Functional Test Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Lead Tester
6 5 (10.64%) Non-Functional Tester
6 5 (10.64%) QA Tester
6 5 (10.64%) Tester
7 4 (8.51%) Administrator
7 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Middleware Administrator
7 4 (8.51%) Strategy Architect
8 2 (4.26%) .NET Architect
8 2 (4.26%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Portfolio Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.26%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) XML
2 5 (10.64%) JMS
2 5 (10.64%) XML Messaging
3 3 (6.38%) .NET
4 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 2 (4.26%) HTML5
4 2 (4.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (46.81%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
2 9 (19.15%) SWIFT
3 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Clustering
4 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Unix
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Software Testing
2 22 (46.81%) Configuration Management
2 22 (46.81%) Data Management
2 22 (46.81%) Functional Testing
2 22 (46.81%) Test Management
3 20 (42.55%) SOA
4 17 (36.17%) Regression Testing
4 17 (36.17%) System Testing
4 17 (36.17%) Test Automation
4 17 (36.17%) Test Scripting
4 17 (36.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (25.53%) Automation Testing
5 12 (25.53%) Integration Testing
5 12 (25.53%) SDLC
6 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (23.40%) Asset Management
7 10 (21.28%) Cash Management
8 8 (17.02%) V-Model
9 7 (14.89%) Defect Management
10 6 (12.77%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) XPath
4 4 (8.51%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (57.45%) ISEB
2 15 (31.91%) ISTQB
3 12 (25.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (10.64%) Degree
4 5 (10.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (65.96%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (10.64%) CA Service Virtualization
2 5 (10.64%) nmon
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) HP
1 27 (57.45%) IBM
1 27 (57.45%) Oracle
2 22 (46.81%) Green Hat
3 17 (36.17%) webMethods
4 6 (12.77%) TIBCO
5 5 (10.64%) Dynatrace
6 4 (8.51%) Avaya
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco
6 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.51%) VMware