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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 49 77 51
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 54 36 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.00% 2.18% 3.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.37% 5.82% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 37
Average salary £45,000 £48,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +29.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £32,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
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
475 619 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.16% 37.56% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 301 446 282
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 1 May 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 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 48 (56.47%) JBoss
2 47 (55.29%) Java
3 46 (54.12%) XML
3 46 (54.12%) XML Schema
3 46 (54.12%) Use Case
4 41 (48.24%) Spring
5 40 (47.06%) Hibernate
5 40 (47.06%) MVC
5 40 (47.06%) Web Services
6 39 (45.88%) JPA
7 31 (36.47%) Eclipse
7 31 (36.47%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (36.47%) Maven
8 30 (35.29%) AspectJ
8 30 (35.29%) TopLink
8 30 (35.29%) Unified Process
8 30 (35.29%) RESTful
8 30 (35.29%) Java EE
8 30 (35.29%) WSDL
8 30 (35.29%) XSD
8 30 (35.29%) EJB
8 30 (35.29%) JDBC
8 30 (35.29%) RUP
8 30 (35.29%) JMS
9 29 (34.12%) jBPM
9 29 (34.12%) Drools
10 28 (32.94%) Oracle
11 22 (25.88%) Finance
11 22 (25.88%) People Management
12 21 (24.71%) Oracle Database

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 48 (56.47%) JBoss
2 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.71%) Apache
4 3 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.35%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.35%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.35%) CICS
6 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) Internet
2 5 (5.88%) Firewall
3 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) Oracle Database
2 20 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.71%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (36.47%) Eclipse
1 31 (36.47%) Maven
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (25.88%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (38.82%) Developer
2 31 (36.47%) Java Developer
3 30 (35.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 30 (35.29%) Senior Developer
4 27 (31.76%) Architect
5 12 (14.12%) Technical Architect
6 10 (11.76%) Consultant
7 9 (10.59%) Java Architect
8 8 (9.41%) Java Technical Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Oracle Consultant
10 4 (4.71%) Oracle Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.71%) Principal Consultant
10 4 (4.71%) AWS Architect
11 2 (2.35%) Senior Technical Specialist
11 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Administrator
11 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Specialist
11 2 (2.35%) Applications Architect
11 2 (2.35%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (54.12%) XML
1 46 (54.12%) XML Schema
2 41 (48.24%) Spring
3 40 (47.06%) Hibernate
3 40 (47.06%) Web Services
4 39 (45.88%) JPA
5 30 (35.29%) TopLink
5 30 (35.29%) RESTful
5 30 (35.29%) Java EE
5 30 (35.29%) WSDL
5 30 (35.29%) XSD
5 30 (35.29%) EJB
5 30 (35.29%) JDBC
5 30 (35.29%) JMS
6 29 (34.12%) jBPM
6 29 (34.12%) Drools
7 16 (18.82%) XSLT
7 16 (18.82%) XForms
8 10 (11.76%) J2EE
8 10 (11.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Data Integration
1 9 (10.59%) Open Source
2 7 (8.24%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Clustering
5 1 (1.18%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Windows
1 9 (10.59%) Linux
2 8 (9.41%) UNIX
3 5 (5.88%) Solaris
4 4 (4.71%) AIX
5 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.12%) Use Case
2 40 (47.06%) MVC
3 31 (36.47%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (35.29%) Unified Process
4 30 (35.29%) RUP
5 22 (25.88%) People Management
6 17 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 16 (18.82%) Data Modelling
7 16 (18.82%) SOA
7 16 (18.82%) E-Commerce
8 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (15.29%) Content Management
9 13 (15.29%) Project Management
10 12 (14.12%) DSDM
11 9 (10.59%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
13 5 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (5.88%) PRINCE
13 5 (5.88%) Performance Management
14 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.29%) Java
2 30 (35.29%) AspectJ
3 16 (18.82%) XPath
4 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.71%) Perl
5 3 (3.53%) SQL
6 2 (2.35%) Korn
6 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.35%) Python
6 2 (2.35%) JCL
6 2 (2.35%) Assembly Language
6 2 (2.35%) sed
7 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.35%) COBIT
3 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Xen
1 2 (2.35%) KVM
2 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.18%) Squid
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 28 (32.94%) Oracle
2 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.35%) VMware
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.35%) Informatica
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