The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 51 79 52
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 47 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.48% 1.84% 3.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 4.71% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 31
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
Middleware
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
439 616 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.49% 38.99% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 290 445 276
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Middleware
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 49 (54.44%) JBoss
2 47 (52.22%) Java
3 46 (51.11%) XML
3 46 (51.11%) XML Schema
3 46 (51.11%) Use Case
4 42 (46.67%) Spring
4 42 (46.67%) MVC
4 42 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 42 (46.67%) Web Services
4 42 (46.67%) JPA
5 33 (36.67%) Unified Process
5 33 (36.67%) TopLink
5 33 (36.67%) Maven
5 33 (36.67%) AspectJ
5 33 (36.67%) Java EE
5 33 (36.67%) EJB
5 33 (36.67%) JDBC
5 33 (36.67%) XSD
5 33 (36.67%) RUP
5 33 (36.67%) WSDL
5 33 (36.67%) JMS
5 33 (36.67%) Eclipse
5 33 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (36.67%) RESTful
5 33 (36.67%) EclipseLink
6 32 (35.56%) Drools
6 32 (35.56%) jBPM
7 31 (34.44%) Oracle
8 25 (27.78%) People Management
8 25 (27.78%) Oracle Database

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 49 (54.44%) JBoss
2 6 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.44%) Apache
4 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.22%) CICS
5 2 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.22%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) Internet
2 5 (5.56%) Firewall
2 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.22%) HTTP
4 1 (1.11%) LDAP
4 1 (1.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 23 (25.56%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.11%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 33 (36.67%) Eclipse
1 33 (36.67%) Maven
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (22.22%) Finance
2 14 (15.56%) Banking
3 6 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (38.89%) Developer
2 33 (36.67%) Senior Developer
2 33 (36.67%) Java Developer
2 33 (36.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 26 (28.89%) Architect
4 15 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 12 (13.33%) Consultant
6 8 (8.89%) Java Technical Architect
6 8 (8.89%) Java Architect
7 6 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.44%) AWS Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Oracle Consultant
10 3 (3.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
11 2 (2.22%) Senior Technical Specialist
11 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Administrator
11 2 (2.22%) Technical Specialist
11 2 (2.22%) Business Architect
11 2 (2.22%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (51.11%) XML
1 46 (51.11%) XML Schema
2 42 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 42 (46.67%) Spring
2 42 (46.67%) JPA
2 42 (46.67%) Web Services
3 33 (36.67%) EJB
3 33 (36.67%) JDBC
3 33 (36.67%) XSD
3 33 (36.67%) JMS
3 33 (36.67%) WSDL
3 33 (36.67%) TopLink
3 33 (36.67%) RESTful
3 33 (36.67%) Java EE
3 33 (36.67%) EclipseLink
4 32 (35.56%) Drools
4 32 (35.56%) jBPM
5 13 (14.44%) XForms
5 13 (14.44%) XSLT
6 9 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 8 (8.89%) N-Tier
3 7 (7.78%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.22%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.11%) Clustering
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) Windows
2 11 (12.22%) Linux
3 9 (10.00%) UNIX
4 6 (6.67%) Solaris
5 4 (4.44%) AIX
6 2 (2.22%) zOS
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.11%) Use Case
2 42 (46.67%) MVC
3 33 (36.67%) Unified Process
3 33 (36.67%) RUP
3 33 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (27.78%) People Management
5 16 (17.78%) PRINCE2
6 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
6 13 (14.44%) Data Modelling
6 13 (14.44%) SOA
6 13 (14.44%) Content Management
7 12 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (13.33%) Project Management
8 11 (12.22%) DSDM
9 9 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (10.00%) Open Source
10 8 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (8.89%) Performance Management
11 7 (7.78%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (52.22%) Java
2 33 (36.67%) AspectJ
3 13 (14.44%) XPath
4 4 (4.44%) Perl
4 4 (4.44%) SQL
4 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.22%) JCL
5 2 (2.22%) Python
5 2 (2.22%) Assembly Language
5 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.22%) sed
5 2 (2.22%) Korn
6 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.22%) COBIT
3 1 (1.11%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.22%) KVM
2 2 (2.22%) Xen
3 1 (1.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) BladeLogic
1 2 (2.22%) Puppet
1 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 31 (34.44%) Oracle
2 6 (6.67%) VMware
3 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.33%) HP
5 2 (2.22%) Informatica
Edinburgh
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Salary: Excellent package on offer
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago