The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 77 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 37 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.20% 3.75% 2.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.00% 9.95% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 22
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
617 422 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.68% 37.68% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 436 277 414
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
Scotland

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 16 April 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 36 (45.57%) SOA
2 34 (43.04%) Java
3 23 (29.11%) JBoss
4 22 (27.85%) Linux
5 20 (25.32%) IBM
5 20 (25.32%) Mainframe
5 20 (25.32%) TDD
5 20 (25.32%) Open Source
6 19 (24.05%) Java EE
6 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
7 18 (22.78%) XML
8 17 (21.52%) Finance
8 17 (21.52%) Hibernate
8 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (20.25%) Ajax
9 16 (20.25%) JSF
9 16 (20.25%) XSLT
9 16 (20.25%) UNIX
9 16 (20.25%) Windows
9 16 (20.25%) Oracle
10 15 (18.99%) Workflow
10 15 (18.99%) WebSphere
11 14 (17.72%) jBPM
11 14 (17.72%) BPMN
11 14 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (17.72%) HTML
12 13 (16.46%) Eclipse
12 13 (16.46%) Drools
12 13 (16.46%) Drupal
13 12 (15.19%) Relational Database

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 15 (18.99%) WebSphere
2 13 (16.46%) Drupal
3 8 (10.13%) MQSeries
4 7 (8.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (7.59%) CMS
5 6 (7.59%) Apache
5 6 (7.59%) TeamSite
6 5 (6.33%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) LDAP
2 6 (7.59%) HTTP
3 4 (5.06%) Internet
3 4 (5.06%) SAN
4 2 (2.53%) WAN
4 2 (2.53%) SSL
4 2 (2.53%) LAN
4 2 (2.53%) NAS
4 2 (2.53%) Network Security
5 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) Relational Database
1 12 (15.19%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Eclipse
2 12 (15.19%) JUnit
3 11 (13.92%) TestNG
4 10 (12.66%) Maven
5 5 (6.33%) Ant
6 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.06%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Retail
4 3 (3.80%) Local Government
4 3 (3.80%) Advertising
4 3 (3.80%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) Architect
2 20 (25.32%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (11.39%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Designer
6 6 (7.59%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.59%) Middleware Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) WebSphere Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (5.06%) IT Audit Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Audit Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Applications Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.05%) Java EE
2 18 (22.78%) XML
3 17 (21.52%) Hibernate
4 16 (20.25%) Ajax
4 16 (20.25%) JSF
4 16 (20.25%) XSLT
5 14 (17.72%) jBPM
5 14 (17.72%) HTML
6 13 (16.46%) Drools
7 11 (13.92%) CSS
7 11 (13.92%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (13.92%) RichFaces
8 9 (11.39%) Spring
9 8 (10.13%) JNDI
9 8 (10.13%) JAAS
9 8 (10.13%) J2EE
10 6 (7.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 5 (6.33%) JSP
11 5 (6.33%) Servlets
12 3 (3.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Mainframe
1 20 (25.32%) Open Source
2 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.06%) iSeries
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.53%) DataPower
5 1 (1.27%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Linux
2 16 (20.25%) UNIX
2 16 (20.25%) Windows
3 11 (13.92%) AIX
4 7 (8.86%) Solaris
5 6 (7.59%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.33%) zOS
7 2 (2.53%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) SOA
2 20 (25.32%) TDD
3 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (18.99%) Workflow
5 14 (17.72%) BPMN
5 14 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.13%) Business Continuity
6 8 (10.13%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.59%) Migration
7 6 (7.59%) Service Management
7 6 (7.59%) ITIL
7 6 (7.59%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (6.33%) Refactoring
8 5 (6.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Content Management
8 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (6.33%) OO
8 5 (6.33%) Content Management
9 4 (5.06%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.04%) Java
2 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.86%) SQL
4 6 (7.59%) C
5 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.53%) C#
7 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) CISA
2 4 (5.06%) QiCA
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.80%) vSphere
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Ansible
2 3 (3.80%) SCCM
2 3 (3.80%) SCOM
3 2 (2.53%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.53%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) JBoss
2 20 (25.32%) IBM
3 16 (20.25%) Oracle
4 8 (10.13%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.33%) HP
5 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.33%) TIBCO
6 4 (5.06%) Sybase
7 2 (2.53%) VMware
7 2 (2.53%) Symantec
7 2 (2.53%) EMC
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco
8 1 (1.27%) Intel
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