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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 89 53 73
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +20
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 24 51 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.59% 3.57% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.12% 10.18% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 7
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,300 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,050 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -1.04%
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
582 501 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.65% 35.03% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 467 345 288
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 £26,846
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 31 October 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 43 (53.09%) SOA
2 41 (50.62%) Oracle
3 36 (44.44%) WebLogic
4 31 (38.27%) Java
4 31 (38.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 31 (38.27%) Oracle Database
5 30 (37.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 25 (30.86%) Web Services
7 24 (29.63%) SQL
7 24 (29.63%) SOAP
8 21 (25.93%) XML
8 21 (25.93%) Oracle Fusion
9 20 (24.69%) Finance
10 19 (23.46%) Banking
10 19 (23.46%) XSLT
10 19 (23.46%) Internet
10 19 (23.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 18 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
11 18 (22.22%) BPMN
11 18 (22.22%) Ant
12 17 (20.99%) Linux
12 17 (20.99%) Python
12 17 (20.99%) Oracle EBS R12
13 14 (17.28%) Oracle Identity Management
13 14 (17.28%) UNIX
13 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
14 13 (16.05%) Jython
14 13 (16.05%) Oracle Forms
14 13 (16.05%) Oracle Reports
14 13 (16.05%) PL/SQL

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 36 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 30 (37.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (13.58%) CICS
4 6 (7.41%) ArcGIS
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
5 5 (6.17%) MQSeries
6 4 (4.94%) JBoss
7 3 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.23%) Apache
8 1 (1.23%) CMS
8 1 (1.23%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (20.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (14.81%) Oracle 11i
2 12 (14.81%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (14.81%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (2.47%) Temenos T24
5 2 (2.47%) Finacle
6 1 (1.23%) MultiFonds
6 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) Internet
2 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.27%) Oracle Database 11g
1 31 (38.27%) Oracle Database
2 18 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
3 13 (16.05%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (14.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
6 7 (8.64%) Oracle Discoverer
7 6 (7.41%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (22.22%) Ant
2 13 (16.05%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.23%) Subversion
3 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (24.69%) Finance
2 19 (23.46%) Banking
3 7 (8.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) Developer
2 18 (22.22%) Middleware Specialist
3 12 (14.81%) Consultant
3 12 (14.81%) Programmer
4 11 (13.58%) CICS Programmer
5 9 (11.11%) Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Junior
6 7 (8.64%) Web Developer
6 7 (8.64%) DBA
6 7 (8.64%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (8.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 7 (8.64%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 7 (8.64%) Junior DBA
7 6 (7.41%) Middleware Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Middleware Administrator
7 6 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Administrator
7 6 (7.41%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Principal Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Oracle Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.86%) Web Services
2 24 (29.63%) SOAP
3 21 (25.93%) XML
3 21 (25.93%) Oracle Fusion
4 19 (23.46%) XSLT
5 7 (8.64%) HTML
6 6 (7.41%) RESTful
7 3 (3.70%) Java EE
8 2 (2.47%) .NET
8 2 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.23%) XML Schema
9 1 (1.23%) XForms
9 1 (1.23%) CSS
9 1 (1.23%) XSL
9 1 (1.23%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (1.23%) jQuery
9 1 (1.23%) HTML5
9 1 (1.23%) CSS3
9 1 (1.23%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.58%) Mainframe
3 8 (9.88%) Clustering
4 6 (7.41%) Cryptography
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle Exalogic
5 5 (6.17%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (6.17%) DataPower
5 5 (6.17%) Online Banking
5 5 (6.17%) GIS
5 5 (6.17%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.70%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.47%) Replication
7 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.23%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.99%) Linux
2 14 (17.28%) UNIX
3 9 (11.11%) Windows
4 7 (8.64%) AIX
4 7 (8.64%) Solaris
5 6 (7.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (53.09%) SOA
2 18 (22.22%) BPMN
3 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
4 12 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (7.41%) Web Development
6 6 (7.41%) Information Management
6 6 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.41%) System Testing
6 6 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 6 (7.41%) Analytics
7 5 (6.17%) Data Management
7 5 (6.17%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (6.17%) TOGAF
7 5 (6.17%) Migration
7 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.17%) Time Management
7 5 (6.17%) Performance Management
7 5 (6.17%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) Java
2 24 (29.63%) SQL
3 17 (20.99%) Python
4 13 (16.05%) XQuery
4 13 (16.05%) PL/SQL
4 13 (16.05%) Jython
4 13 (16.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 11 (13.58%) Assembly Language
6 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.41%) JCL
8 4 (4.94%) Perl
9 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.47%) C#
11 1 (1.23%) C++
11 1 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 14 (17.28%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (8.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 41 (50.62%) Oracle
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.17%) IBM
4 1 (1.23%) Informatica
4 1 (1.23%) Google
4 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.23%) Twitter