The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 31 17 43
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 10 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.52% 8.70% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 30.99% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 7
Average salary - £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
100 71 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 45.25% 28.06% 47.66%
Number of salaries quoted 87 48 148
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
London

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 11 July 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 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (96.43%) WebLogic
3 18 (64.29%) SOA
3 18 (64.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 18 (64.29%) Oracle BPM
4 14 (50.00%) Java
5 12 (42.86%) Linux
5 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 11 (39.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (35.71%) Change Control
7 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
8 9 (32.14%) JIRA
8 9 (32.14%) Maven
8 9 (32.14%) Release Management
8 9 (32.14%) Change Management
8 9 (32.14%) Finance
8 9 (32.14%) Subversion
8 9 (32.14%) XML
8 9 (32.14%) Ant
8 9 (32.14%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (32.14%) CA
8 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
8 9 (32.14%) Hudson
8 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
9 7 (25.00%) BPEL
10 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
10 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
11 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 27 (96.43%) WebLogic
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.57%) OLTP
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Subversion
1 9 (32.14%) Maven
1 9 (32.14%) JIRA
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
1 9 (32.14%) Hudson
1 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
1 9 (32.14%) Ant
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) WebLogic Specialist
2 9 (32.14%) Build Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Architect
3 1 (3.57%) DBA
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (3.57%) SOA Architect
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (32.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) SOA
2 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
2 10 (35.71%) Change Control
3 9 (32.14%) Release Management
3 9 (32.14%) Change Management
4 7 (25.00%) BPEL
5 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Stress Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) CA