The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 38 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 7 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.03% 3.62% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.80% 13.79% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.06%
Middleware
London

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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
103 58 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 44.59% 26.24% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 91 42 103
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Middleware
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Croydon

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (95.83%) WebLogic
3 18 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (54.17%) JIRA
4 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
4 13 (54.17%) CA
4 13 (54.17%) Subversion
4 13 (54.17%) Maven
4 13 (54.17%) XML
4 13 (54.17%) Ant
4 13 (54.17%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (54.17%) Change Management
4 13 (54.17%) Finance
4 13 (54.17%) Hudson
4 13 (54.17%) Change Control
4 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
4 13 (54.17%) Release Management
5 12 (50.00%) Java
6 11 (45.83%) SOA
6 11 (45.83%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
10 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 23 (95.83%) WebLogic
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Subversion
1 13 (54.17%) Maven
1 13 (54.17%) JIRA
1 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
1 13 (54.17%) Hudson
1 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
1 13 (54.17%) Ant
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Build Manager
2 6 (25.00%) WebLogic Specialist
3 1 (4.17%) SOA Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (54.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Change Management
1 13 (54.17%) Release Management
1 13 (54.17%) Change Control
2 11 (45.83%) SOA
3 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) C
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (54.17%) CA