The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 125 85 102
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +17
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 5 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.28% 2.25% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 5.49% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 17
Average salary - £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Middleware
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
838 783 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 46.30% 41.04% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 773 694 716
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Middleware
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Bristol

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle
3 12 (42.86%) Java
4 11 (39.29%) Linux
4 11 (39.29%) SOA
5 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (32.14%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (32.14%) Open Source
7 8 (28.57%) Project Management
8 7 (25.00%) Degree
8 7 (25.00%) XML
8 7 (25.00%) UML
8 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (25.00%) QA
8 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (25.00%) SDLC
9 6 (21.43%) Big Data
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
9 6 (21.43%) Jaspersoft
9 6 (21.43%) HTML
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (21.43%) Windows
9 6 (21.43%) Internet
9 6 (21.43%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
10 5 (17.86%) SSL

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) IaaS
1 2 (7.14%) PaaS
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Internet
2 5 (17.86%) SSL
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) DLNA
4 1 (3.57%) DVB
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) HbbTV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) GIS
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (7.14%) Gradle
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.57%) Ant
3 1 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.57%) MagicDraw
3 1 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.57%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Local Government
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Back Office
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.57%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) DBA
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Maximo Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (25.00%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) MCollective
5 2 (7.14%) Spring
5 2 (7.14%) Struts
5 2 (7.14%) WebCenter
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE
6 1 (3.57%) Java EE
6 1 (3.57%) JDBC
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) JSON
6 1 (3.57%) Servlets
6 1 (3.57%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
3 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
3 5 (17.86%) Internet of Things
4 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.57%) Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.57%) DTV
5 1 (3.57%) iDTV
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) MPEG
5 1 (3.57%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) AIX
5 1 (3.57%) HPUX
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) SOA
3 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 9 (32.14%) Open Source
5 8 (28.57%) Project Management
6 7 (25.00%) SDLC
6 7 (25.00%) UML
6 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (17.86%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (17.86%) DSDM
7 5 (17.86%) Presales
7 5 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
8 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 4 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) BPR
9 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (10.71%) Information Management
9 3 (10.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) C++
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.86%) Perl
2 5 (17.86%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) C
4 3 (10.71%) Jython
5 2 (7.14%) Clojure
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.57%) Groovy
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) HL7
2 1 (3.57%) MISRA
2 1 (3.57%) MISRA C
2 1 (3.57%) OIPF
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (7.14%) VirtualBox
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) MetaFrame
2 1 (3.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Actuate
4 1 (3.57%) BEA
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Panasonic
4 1 (3.57%) Sun
4 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.57%) Toshiba
4 1 (3.57%) webMethods