The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 111 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.079% 0.42% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 1.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
576 396 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.35% 33.06% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 463 341 312
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
South East

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) C++
6 1 (14.29%) AIX
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
6 1 (14.29%) SUSE
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 1 (14.29%) J2EE
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) DB2
6 1 (14.29%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) Apache
6 1 (14.29%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP xMII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat