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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 92 191 215
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +24
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 216 50 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.77% 0.71% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.40% 1.75% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 160 37 42
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £56,600 £69,650
UK excluding London average salary £53,050 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -1.04%
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
2918 2860 4001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.41% 40.78% 43.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2459 2576 3509
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +65 104 £60,000 +33.33% 8
Essex +36 47 £80,000 +100.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 23 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Suffolk +15 21 £55,000 +83.33%
Bedfordshire +2 19 £53,000 +0.95% 1
Norfolk +13 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 213 (57.26%) Oracle
2 192 (51.61%) Finance
3 126 (33.87%) Java
4 107 (28.76%) SQL
5 102 (27.42%) Microsoft
6 94 (25.27%) UNIX
7 92 (24.73%) WebSphere
8 89 (23.92%) Oracle Fusion
9 87 (23.39%) Linux
10 83 (22.31%) WebLogic
11 79 (21.24%) Windows
12 78 (20.97%) IBM
13 67 (18.01%) Tomcat
14 66 (17.74%) Enterprise Software
15 65 (17.47%) IIS
15 65 (17.47%) J2EE
16 61 (16.40%) SOA
17 59 (15.86%) Oracle Database
18 58 (15.59%) Solaris
19 56 (15.05%) Retail
19 56 (15.05%) .NET
20 53 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
21 52 (13.98%) SQL Server
22 51 (13.71%) JBoss
23 48 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
24 47 (12.63%) XML
25 45 (12.10%) MS Office
26 44 (11.83%) TIBCO
26 44 (11.83%) Security Cleared
27 43 (11.56%) FTP

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 92 (24.73%) WebSphere
2 83 (22.31%) WebLogic
3 67 (18.01%) Tomcat
4 65 (17.47%) IIS
5 51 (13.71%) JBoss
6 48 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 41 (11.02%) MQSeries
8 35 (9.41%) Apache
9 33 (8.87%) IBM HTTP Server
10 13 (3.49%) Oracle Application Server
11 12 (3.23%) Tuxedo
12 11 (2.96%) SharePoint
12 11 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (2.15%) Mule
13 8 (2.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (1.88%) Oracle Service Bus
14 7 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (1.88%) AquaLogic
14 7 (1.88%) GlassFish
15 6 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 45 (12.10%) MS Office
2 37 (9.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.54%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (5.11%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.96%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (2.42%) Finacle
3 9 (2.42%) Temenos T24
4 8 (2.15%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (1.88%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (1.88%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (1.61%) BASE24
7 5 (1.34%) AWD
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.27%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (11.56%) FTP
2 41 (11.02%) HTTP
3 21 (5.65%) SAN
4 17 (4.57%) SSH
5 16 (4.30%) PuTTY
5 16 (4.30%) WinSCP
6 13 (3.49%) Firewall
7 12 (3.23%) LTE
7 12 (3.23%) NAS
7 12 (3.23%) LAN
7 12 (3.23%) WAN
8 9 (2.42%) 2G
8 9 (2.42%) 3G
8 9 (2.42%) GSM
8 9 (2.42%) UMTS
9 8 (2.15%) 4G
9 8 (2.15%) Internet
10 7 (1.88%) SSL
11 6 (1.61%) Wireless
12 4 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.86%) Oracle Database
2 52 (13.98%) SQL Server
3 39 (10.48%) DB2
4 35 (9.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 32 (8.60%) Oracle Reports
6 30 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (6.99%) Relational Database
8 21 (5.65%) MySQL
9 15 (4.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (2.96%) Oracle Database 12c
10 11 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.61%) NonStop SQL
12 6 (1.61%) Big Data
13 3 (0.81%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.54%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (9.95%) JIRA
2 33 (8.87%) Subversion
3 28 (7.53%) Oracle Forms
3 28 (7.53%) Ant
4 26 (6.99%) Jenkins
5 23 (6.18%) Git (software)
5 23 (6.18%) Hudson
6 22 (5.91%) Talend Open Studio
6 22 (5.91%) Maven
7 19 (5.11%) Visual Studio
8 16 (4.30%) Toad
9 12 (3.23%) VisualVM
10 5 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.34%) Valgrind
11 4 (1.08%) CppUnit
12 3 (0.81%) Rational Rhapsody
13 2 (0.54%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.54%) Gradle
13 2 (0.54%) CruiseControl
General
1 192 (51.61%) Finance
2 56 (15.05%) Retail
3 31 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 29 (7.80%) Banking
5 26 (6.99%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.61%) Marketing
7 4 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.54%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 94 (25.27%) Architect
2 58 (15.59%) Analyst
3 56 (15.05%) Developer
4 50 (13.44%) Support Analyst
5 41 (11.02%) Consultant
6 39 (10.48%) Solutions Architect
7 32 (8.60%) Senior Developer
8 26 (6.99%) Operations Support Analyst
8 26 (6.99%) Operations Analyst
9 24 (6.45%) DBA
9 24 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
10 22 (5.91%) Software Engineer
11 21 (5.65%) Build Manager
12 14 (3.76%) Middleware Engineer
12 14 (3.76%) Infrastructure Architect
13 13 (3.49%) Administrator
13 13 (3.49%) Integration Architect
14 12 (3.23%) Environment Manager
14 12 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
15 11 (2.96%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (23.92%) Oracle Fusion
2 65 (17.47%) J2EE
3 56 (15.05%) .NET
4 47 (12.63%) XML
5 41 (11.02%) Web Services
6 27 (7.26%) JDBC
6 27 (7.26%) Spring
7 26 (6.99%) ASP.NET
8 22 (5.91%) .NET Framework
9 20 (5.38%) CSS
10 19 (5.11%) WPF
11 16 (4.30%) Ajax
12 14 (3.76%) Hibernate
13 13 (3.49%) WebSphere MQ
13 13 (3.49%) Java EE
14 12 (3.23%) COM+
14 12 (3.23%) Struts
15 9 (2.42%) JMS
15 9 (2.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 8 (2.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 66 (17.74%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.18%) Open Source
4 18 (4.84%) DataPower
4 18 (4.84%) PKI
5 15 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.76%) Data Integration
7 13 (3.49%) Clustering
8 11 (2.96%) Device Driver
9 10 (2.69%) SWIFT
10 9 (2.42%) Replication
10 9 (2.42%) Mathematics
10 9 (2.42%) Computer Science
11 8 (2.15%) Mobile App
11 8 (2.15%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.34%) Mainframe
13 4 (1.08%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.08%) Handset
14 3 (0.81%) GIS
15 2 (0.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 94 (25.27%) UNIX
2 87 (23.39%) Linux
3 79 (21.24%) Windows
4 58 (15.59%) Solaris
5 31 (8.33%) AIX
6 4 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.08%) Windows 2000
6 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.54%) zOS
9 1 (0.27%) Debian
9 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (16.40%) SOA
2 53 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (11.29%) Software Engineering
4 41 (11.02%) Waterfall
4 41 (11.02%) Configuration Management
5 39 (10.48%) MVC
6 38 (10.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 36 (9.68%) Project Management
8 34 (9.14%) ITIL
9 33 (8.87%) E-Commerce
10 32 (8.60%) Product Management
10 32 (8.60%) Performance Tuning
11 31 (8.33%) ERP
11 31 (8.33%) Use Case
12 30 (8.06%) UML
13 29 (7.80%) ETL
13 29 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (6.99%) Identity Management
15 25 (6.72%) TOGAF
16 24 (6.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (33.87%) Java
2 107 (28.76%) SQL
3 42 (11.29%) Shell Script
4 36 (9.68%) Perl
5 31 (8.33%) Python
6 30 (8.06%) Bash Shell
7 22 (5.91%) JavaScript
7 22 (5.91%) C
8 18 (4.84%) VB6
8 18 (4.84%) VB
9 17 (4.57%) C#
9 17 (4.57%) C++
10 14 (3.76%) VB.NET
11 12 (3.23%) Embedded C
11 12 (3.23%) PL/SQL
12 11 (2.96%) PHP
13 9 (2.42%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 7 (1.88%) COBOL
14 7 (1.88%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 44 (11.83%) Security Cleared
2 31 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 21 (5.65%) Degree
4 4 (1.08%) ISEB
5 3 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.54%) PMP
6 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PhD
7 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.03%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.88%) ISO 8583
2 7 (1.88%) QA
3 5 (1.34%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (5.91%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.81%) XenApp
6 2 (0.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.54%) SRDF
6 2 (0.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.27%) vSphere
7 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (6.18%) Tivoli
2 12 (3.23%) Opsview
2 12 (3.23%) Nagios
3 11 (2.96%) Oracle Identity Management
4 8 (2.15%) Oracle EDQ
5 5 (1.34%) BMC Performance Manager
6 2 (0.54%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.27%) MOM
7 1 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 213 (57.26%) Oracle
2 102 (27.42%) Microsoft
3 78 (20.97%) IBM
4 44 (11.83%) TIBCO
5 32 (8.60%) webMethods
6 29 (7.80%) VMware
7 22 (5.91%) Talend
8 21 (5.65%) Citrix
9 18 (4.84%) Splunk
10 17 (4.57%) Informatica
11 15 (4.03%) SAP
12 13 (3.49%) CA
13 10 (2.69%) HP
14 9 (2.42%) Hyperion
15 7 (1.88%) Micro Focus
15 7 (1.88%) Red Hat
15 7 (1.88%) BEA
16 6 (1.61%) Sun
16 6 (1.61%) BMC
16 6 (1.61%) MKS
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