The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 114 188 199
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +11
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 165 66 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.11% 0.89% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% 2.12% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 122 52 65
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,300 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -3.58%
Middleware
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3007 3114 4002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.52% 42.16% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2563 2846 3467
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Middleware
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Middleware Salary Trend in the East of England

Middleware
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in the East of England

Middleware
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +33 85 £62,500 +15.74% 4
Essex +19 23 £80,000 +60.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +6 23 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Suffolk +15 16 £40,000 +77.77%
Bedfordshire +2 13 £56,500 +25.55% 5
Norfolk - 4 £32,750 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 174 (48.07%) Oracle
2 163 (45.03%) Finance
3 142 (39.23%) SQL
4 121 (33.43%) Java
5 99 (27.35%) Microsoft
6 92 (25.41%) Linux
7 89 (24.59%) UNIX
8 88 (24.31%) Windows
9 78 (21.55%) .NET
10 73 (20.17%) Solaris
10 73 (20.17%) WebSphere
11 72 (19.89%) J2EE
12 71 (19.61%) IBM
13 70 (19.34%) Tomcat
14 67 (18.51%) WebLogic
15 64 (17.68%) Oracle Fusion
16 60 (16.57%) Enterprise Software
17 59 (16.30%) IIS
17 59 (16.30%) SQL Server
18 55 (15.19%) Software Engineering
19 53 (14.64%) Oracle Database
20 52 (14.36%) Retail
21 50 (13.81%) SOA
22 48 (13.26%) WebSphere Application Server
23 47 (12.98%) HTTP
24 44 (12.15%) MS Office
25 42 (11.60%) DB2
25 42 (11.60%) MQSeries
25 42 (11.60%) Web Services
26 41 (11.33%) FTP

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 73 (20.17%) WebSphere
2 70 (19.34%) Tomcat
3 67 (18.51%) WebLogic
4 59 (16.30%) IIS
5 48 (13.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 42 (11.60%) MQSeries
7 39 (10.77%) Apache
8 36 (9.94%) IBM HTTP Server
9 28 (7.73%) SharePoint
10 21 (5.80%) Oracle Application Server
11 10 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (2.49%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (2.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 6 (1.66%) GlassFish
13 6 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (1.10%) Mule
14 4 (1.10%) iPlanet
14 4 (1.10%) Tuxedo
15 3 (0.83%) Documentum
Applications
1 44 (12.15%) MS Office
2 31 (8.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.55%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (8.01%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (6.08%) Oracle 11i
3 20 (5.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (3.04%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (1.38%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (1.38%) Temenos T24
5 5 (1.38%) Finacle
6 4 (1.10%) BASE24
7 3 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.55%) Magento
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.28%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (12.98%) HTTP
2 41 (11.33%) FTP
3 14 (3.87%) SAN
4 13 (3.59%) Internet
5 10 (2.76%) Firewall
5 10 (2.76%) ATM
5 10 (2.76%) SSH
6 9 (2.49%) PuTTY
6 9 (2.49%) WinSCP
7 7 (1.93%) NAS
7 7 (1.93%) LAN
7 7 (1.93%) WAN
8 6 (1.66%) LDAP
9 5 (1.38%) 3G
9 5 (1.38%) 2G
9 5 (1.38%) LTE
10 4 (1.10%) 4G
10 4 (1.10%) Wireless
10 4 (1.10%) SNMP
10 4 (1.10%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 53 (14.64%) Oracle Database
3 42 (11.60%) DB2
4 38 (10.50%) Relational Database
5 33 (9.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 27 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (5.80%) Oracle Database 12c
9 19 (5.25%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (4.70%) MySQL
11 13 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (2.21%) Oracle9i Database
13 8 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (1.93%) SQLPlus
14 7 (1.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 7 (1.93%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (1.38%) Big Data
16 4 (1.10%) NonStop SQL
17 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (10.22%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.46%) Subversion
3 19 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (4.42%) JIRA
5 13 (3.59%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (3.31%) Ant
7 11 (3.04%) Talend Open Studio
7 11 (3.04%) Jenkins
8 10 (2.76%) VisualVM
9 9 (2.49%) Maven
9 9 (2.49%) Toad
10 8 (2.21%) Git (software)
11 7 (1.93%) Hudson
12 5 (1.38%) Valgrind
13 4 (1.10%) CppUnit
14 3 (0.83%) Rational Rhapsody
15 2 (0.55%) Rhino Mocks
15 2 (0.55%) Moq
15 2 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
15 2 (0.55%) CruiseControl
General
1 163 (45.03%) Finance
2 52 (14.36%) Retail
3 33 (9.12%) Manufacturing
4 17 (4.70%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.42%) Banking
6 8 (2.21%) Marketing
7 4 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Automotive
8 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 86 (23.76%) Architect
2 57 (15.75%) Analyst
3 55 (15.19%) Support Analyst
4 47 (12.98%) Developer
5 42 (11.60%) Solutions Architect
6 31 (8.56%) DBA
6 31 (8.56%) Operations Analyst
6 31 (8.56%) Operations Support Analyst
7 30 (8.29%) Oracle DBA
7 30 (8.29%) Consultant
8 27 (7.46%) Software Engineer
8 27 (7.46%) Middleware Engineer
9 24 (6.63%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.14%) Junior
10 15 (4.14%) Junior Support Analyst
10 15 (4.14%) Junior Analyst
11 14 (3.87%) Administrator
12 13 (3.59%) Integration Architect
12 13 (3.59%) Oracle Consultant
12 13 (3.59%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (21.55%) .NET
2 72 (19.89%) J2EE
3 64 (17.68%) Oracle Fusion
4 42 (11.60%) Web Services
5 37 (10.22%) ASP.NET
5 37 (10.22%) .NET Framework
6 35 (9.67%) WPF
7 34 (9.39%) XML
8 32 (8.84%) JDBC
9 23 (6.35%) Silverlight
9 23 (6.35%) WCF
10 18 (4.97%) Spring
10 18 (4.97%) Ajax
11 16 (4.42%) CSS
12 13 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (3.31%) WebSphere MQ
14 11 (3.04%) COM+
15 10 (2.76%) ADO.NET
15 10 (2.76%) WinForms
15 10 (2.76%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.57%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (5.80%) Open Source
3 20 (5.52%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.97%) PKI
5 14 (3.87%) DataPower
6 11 (3.04%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.04%) Replication
7 10 (2.76%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.76%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.49%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.21%) Clustering
9 8 (2.21%) Kindle
10 7 (1.93%) SWIFT
11 6 (1.66%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.66%) Device Driver
12 5 (1.38%) N-Tier
13 4 (1.10%) Mainframe
13 4 (1.10%) Handset
14 3 (0.83%) GIS
14 3 (0.83%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 92 (25.41%) Linux
2 89 (24.59%) UNIX
3 88 (24.31%) Windows
4 73 (20.17%) Solaris
5 36 (9.94%) AIX
6 7 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.83%) Windows 2000
7 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.28%) Debian
9 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (15.19%) Software Engineering
2 50 (13.81%) SOA
3 39 (10.77%) ITIL
4 38 (10.50%) E-Commerce
5 37 (10.22%) MVC
6 35 (9.67%) Product Management
7 31 (8.56%) Project Management
8 30 (8.29%) Identity Management
8 30 (8.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 30 (8.29%) Performance Tuning
9 29 (8.01%) Configuration Management
10 27 (7.46%) Waterfall
11 24 (6.63%) Use Case
12 23 (6.35%) Problem Management
12 23 (6.35%) Multithreading
13 20 (5.52%) Systems Analysis
13 20 (5.52%) TDD
14 19 (5.25%) Project Planning
14 19 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (5.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 142 (39.23%) SQL
2 121 (33.43%) Java
3 39 (10.77%) PL/SQL
4 34 (9.39%) Shell Script
5 31 (8.56%) Python
6 30 (8.29%) C#
7 25 (6.91%) Perl
8 24 (6.63%) T-SQL
9 21 (5.80%) Bash Shell
10 18 (4.97%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 18 (4.97%) JavaScript
11 17 (4.70%) C
12 15 (4.14%) PHP
13 14 (3.87%) VB.NET
14 12 (3.31%) VB
14 12 (3.31%) VB6
15 10 (2.76%) Embedded C
15 10 (2.76%) C++
16 4 (1.10%) Jython
17 3 (0.83%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 41 (11.33%) Degree
2 28 (7.73%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.38%) PMP
4 5 (1.38%) ISEB
5 3 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.28%) HND
7 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.76%) QA
2 8 (2.21%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.21%) ISO 9001
2 8 (2.21%) COBIT
3 5 (1.38%) ISO 8583
3 5 (1.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.83%) XenApp
6 2 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.55%) SRDF
6 2 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.28%) vSphere
7 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (5.80%) Oracle Identity Management
2 16 (4.42%) Tivoli
3 11 (3.04%) Opsview
4 10 (2.76%) Nagios
5 5 (1.38%) Oracle EDQ
6 3 (0.83%) BMC Performance Manager
7 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.55%) MOM
8 1 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.28%) SCCM
8 1 (0.28%) SCOM
8 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.28%) Puppet
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 174 (48.07%) Oracle
2 99 (27.35%) Microsoft
3 71 (19.61%) IBM
4 29 (8.01%) JBoss
5 21 (5.80%) TIBCO
6 20 (5.52%) webMethods
7 18 (4.97%) Splunk
8 16 (4.42%) VMware
9 15 (4.14%) Citrix
10 14 (3.87%) SAP
11 11 (3.04%) Talend
12 9 (2.49%) Software AG
12 9 (2.49%) Informatica
13 8 (2.21%) HP
13 8 (2.21%) Business Objects
14 7 (1.93%) Capita
15 6 (1.66%) Red Hat
16 5 (1.38%) CA
16 5 (1.38%) Hyperion
16 5 (1.38%) Siebel
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