The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 88 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 5 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.51% 2.11% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 4.37% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 9
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
Middleware
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
369 503 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.69% 48.27% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 313 431 289
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Middleware
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Kent region.

Middleware Salary Trend in Kent

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Kent

Middleware
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gravesend - 1 £35,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £34,000 -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (50.00%) OOD
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) JSF
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) TestNG
4 1 (16.67%) RichFaces
4 1 (16.67%) 3D Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) JSTL
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) TestNG
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) RichFaces
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) JSTL
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) OOD
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss