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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 72 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 32 51 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.21% 3.28% 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.58% 8.10% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 32
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
486 630 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.61% 40.54% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 327 430 318
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 3 July 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 47 (51.65%) JBoss
2 46 (50.55%) Java
3 45 (49.45%) XML
3 45 (49.45%) XML Schema
3 45 (49.45%) Use Case
4 43 (47.25%) JPA
4 43 (47.25%) Spring
4 43 (47.25%) MVC
4 43 (47.25%) Hibernate
4 43 (47.25%) Web Services
5 34 (37.36%) JMS
5 34 (37.36%) Eclipse
5 34 (37.36%) WSDL
5 34 (37.36%) XSD
5 34 (37.36%) EJB
5 34 (37.36%) JDBC
5 34 (37.36%) RUP
5 34 (37.36%) Unified Process
5 34 (37.36%) TopLink
5 34 (37.36%) Maven
5 34 (37.36%) AspectJ
5 34 (37.36%) jBPM
5 34 (37.36%) Java EE
5 34 (37.36%) Drools
5 34 (37.36%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (37.36%) RESTful
5 34 (37.36%) EclipseLink
6 29 (31.87%) Oracle
7 26 (28.57%) Oracle Database
8 25 (27.47%) People Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 47 (51.65%) JBoss
2 6 (6.59%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.20%) CICS
4 2 (2.20%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (2.20%) Apache
4 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.20%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) Internet
2 5 (5.49%) Firewall
3 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.10%) DNS
4 1 (1.10%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 25 (27.47%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.10%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 34 (37.36%) Eclipse
1 34 (37.36%) Maven
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 15 (16.48%) Banking
3 6 (6.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (39.56%) Developer
2 34 (37.36%) Senior Developer
2 34 (37.36%) Java Developer
2 34 (37.36%) Senior Java Developer
3 29 (31.87%) Architect
4 17 (18.68%) Technical Architect
5 10 (10.99%) Consultant
6 8 (8.79%) Java Technical Architect
6 8 (8.79%) Java Architect
7 6 (6.59%) Principal Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.40%) AWS Architect
9 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.40%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.30%) Administrator
10 3 (3.30%) WebSphere Administrator
11 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Architect
11 2 (2.20%) Cloud Engineer
11 2 (2.20%) Support Engineer
12 1 (1.10%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (49.45%) XML
1 45 (49.45%) XML Schema
2 43 (47.25%) Hibernate
2 43 (47.25%) Spring
2 43 (47.25%) JPA
2 43 (47.25%) Web Services
3 34 (37.36%) EJB
3 34 (37.36%) JDBC
3 34 (37.36%) XSD
3 34 (37.36%) JMS
3 34 (37.36%) WSDL
3 34 (37.36%) Drools
3 34 (37.36%) jBPM
3 34 (37.36%) Java EE
3 34 (37.36%) TopLink
3 34 (37.36%) RESTful
3 34 (37.36%) EclipseLink
4 11 (12.09%) XForms
4 11 (12.09%) XSLT
5 9 (9.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) N-Tier
1 8 (8.79%) Mainframe
1 8 (8.79%) Data Integration
2 7 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.20%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.10%) Clustering
4 1 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.58%) Windows
2 9 (9.89%) UNIX
2 9 (9.89%) Linux
3 6 (6.59%) Solaris
4 3 (3.30%) AIX
4 3 (3.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (49.45%) Use Case
2 43 (47.25%) MVC
3 34 (37.36%) Unified Process
3 34 (37.36%) RUP
3 34 (37.36%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (27.47%) People Management
5 14 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 13 (14.29%) SOA
7 12 (13.19%) Service Management
7 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (12.09%) Content Management
8 11 (12.09%) Open Source
8 11 (12.09%) Project Management
8 11 (12.09%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.09%) Data Modelling
9 9 (9.89%) DSDM
10 8 (8.79%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (8.79%) Performance Management
10 8 (8.79%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.55%) Java
2 34 (37.36%) AspectJ
3 11 (12.09%) XPath
4 4 (4.40%) SQL
5 2 (2.20%) Perl
5 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.20%) Python
5 2 (2.20%) Assembly Language
5 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.20%) JCL
5 2 (2.20%) sed
6 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.10%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) BladeLogic
1 2 (2.20%) Puppet
1 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (31.87%) Oracle
2 8 (8.79%) VMware
3 7 (7.69%) HP
4 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.20%) Informatica
5 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
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