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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 51 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 59 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.02% 2.53% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.30% 6.68% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 47 24 8
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £47,500
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
573 464 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.03% 37.85% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 399 306 301
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,450 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 1 August 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 59 (65.56%) SOA
2 44 (48.89%) Java
2 44 (48.89%) Oracle
3 35 (38.89%) WebLogic
4 33 (36.67%) XML
5 32 (35.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 32 (35.56%) Oracle Database
6 31 (34.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 31 (34.44%) XSLT
7 28 (31.11%) SQL
8 27 (30.00%) BPMN
9 26 (28.89%) Web Services
10 25 (27.78%) SOAP
11 24 (26.67%) Ant
12 22 (24.44%) Finance
13 21 (23.33%) Oracle Fusion
14 20 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
15 19 (21.11%) HTML
15 19 (21.11%) Oracle ODI
16 18 (20.00%) Internet
17 17 (18.89%) JBoss
17 17 (18.89%) Linux
18 16 (17.78%) Python
18 16 (17.78%) PL/SQL
18 16 (17.78%) Oracle EBS R12
19 15 (16.67%) Java EE
19 15 (16.67%) Business Analysis
19 15 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
20 14 (15.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 35 (38.89%) WebLogic
2 31 (34.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (12.22%) WebSphere
4 9 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (10.00%) Drupal
4 9 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (6.67%) ArcGIS
6 4 (4.44%) CMS
7 3 (3.33%) Apache
7 3 (3.33%) TeamSite
8 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.11%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.11%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Office
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (12.22%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
4 9 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (4.44%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (2.22%) Finacle
7 2 (2.22%) Temenos T24
8 1 (1.11%) MultiFonds
8 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.00%) Internet
2 7 (7.78%) LDAP
3 4 (4.44%) VoIP
4 3 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 32 (35.56%) Oracle Database
2 19 (21.11%) Oracle ODI
3 12 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.44%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (26.67%) Ant
2 12 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (12.22%) JUnit
3 11 (12.22%) TestNG
4 8 (8.89%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.67%) Maven
6 3 (3.33%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.11%) Subversion
8 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (24.44%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Advertising
4 1 (1.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (35.56%) Developer
2 20 (22.22%) Middleware Specialist
3 14 (15.56%) Architect
4 13 (14.44%) Java Developer
5 11 (12.22%) Consultant
6 8 (8.89%) Oracle Architect
6 8 (8.89%) Technical Architect
6 8 (8.89%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Web Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Middleware Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Middleware Administrator
8 6 (6.67%) Middleware Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Administrator
9 5 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 5 (5.56%) GIS Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.56%) GIS Consultant
10 4 (4.44%) Middleware Architect
10 4 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Architect
10 4 (4.44%) Junior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.67%) XML
2 31 (34.44%) XSLT
3 26 (28.89%) Web Services
4 25 (27.78%) SOAP
5 21 (23.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 19 (21.11%) HTML
7 15 (16.67%) Java EE
8 12 (13.33%) JSF
9 9 (10.00%) CSS
9 9 (10.00%) Hibernate
9 9 (10.00%) Ajax
10 8 (8.89%) Drools
10 8 (8.89%) RichFaces
10 8 (8.89%) jBPM
11 7 (7.78%) JAAS
11 7 (7.78%) JNDI
12 6 (6.67%) RESTful
13 4 (4.44%) J2EE
14 3 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
14 3 (3.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Open Source
2 10 (11.11%) Clustering
3 6 (6.67%) Oracle Exalogic
3 6 (6.67%) DataPower
4 5 (5.56%) GIS
5 4 (4.44%) Replication
5 4 (4.44%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.33%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.33%) Data Conversion
6 3 (3.33%) Data Integration
6 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.22%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.89%) Linux
2 13 (14.44%) UNIX
3 9 (10.00%) Windows
4 6 (6.67%) AIX
5 4 (4.44%) Solaris
6 1 (1.11%) zOS
6 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (65.56%) SOA
2 27 (30.00%) BPMN
3 15 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 13 (14.44%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (13.33%) TDD
6 10 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.11%) Workflow
7 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.67%) Web Development
8 6 (6.67%) Information Management
8 6 (6.67%) System Testing
9 5 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (5.56%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.56%) Asset Management
9 5 (5.56%) Data Management
9 5 (5.56%) Time Management
9 5 (5.56%) Analytics
9 5 (5.56%) Network Management
10 4 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (4.44%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.89%) Java
2 28 (31.11%) SQL
3 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 16 (17.78%) Python
4 16 (17.78%) PL/SQL
5 14 (15.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 14 (15.56%) XQuery
6 13 (14.44%) Jython
7 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.22%) C#
7 2 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 4 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (4.44%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 20 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 15 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (4.44%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 44 (48.89%) Oracle
2 17 (18.89%) JBoss
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.22%) IBM
4 2 (2.22%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.11%) Google
5 1 (1.11%) Twitter
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Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
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