The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 103 95 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -43
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 8 15 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 1.04% 4.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 2.52% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 60
Average salary £51,250 £58,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.76% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £40,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £65,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Middleware
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
667 596 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.30% 41.48% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 551 522 694
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Middleware
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Cambridge

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (60.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) MySQL
2 10 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) C++
4 7 (35.00%) Perl
5 6 (30.00%) C
5 6 (30.00%) Embedded C
5 6 (30.00%) Internet
5 6 (30.00%) 3G
5 6 (30.00%) Device Driver
5 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (30.00%) 2G
5 6 (30.00%) LTE
5 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (30.00%) 4G
5 6 (30.00%) High Availability
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) SAP
7 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) GSM
7 4 (20.00%) UMTS
7 4 (20.00%) PHP
7 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (20.00%) Embedded C++

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) NetWeaver
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Moodle
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
1 6 (30.00%) 3G
1 6 (30.00%) 2G
1 6 (30.00%) LTE
1 6 (30.00%) 4G
2 4 (20.00%) GSM
2 4 (20.00%) UMTS
3 2 (10.00%) SNMP
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) NWDS
1 2 (10.00%) CppUnit
1 2 (10.00%) Valgrind
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) AQtime
2 1 (5.00%) dotTrace
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) C++ Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) GIS Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Moodle Developer
4 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) GIS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.00%) J2EE
2 3 (15.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) EDI
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) BAPI
3 2 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (10.00%) SAP PI
4 1 (5.00%) WCF
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) Internet of Things
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) High Availability
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) B2B
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.00%) System Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) C++
3 7 (35.00%) Perl
4 6 (30.00%) C
4 6 (30.00%) Embedded C
4 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (20.00%) PHP
5 4 (20.00%) Embedded C++
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) ABAP
7 1 (5.00%) C++/CLI
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
1 5 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Coverity
3 1 (5.00%) Vertica
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Sybase
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft