The first table below looks at the demand for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 18 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 24 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.66% 4.27% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.86% 22.50% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 30.89% 18.96% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 45
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Middleware
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Middleware Salary Trend in the Midlands

Middleware
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 11 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 11 (100.00%) OCP
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 11 (100.00%) SQLPlus
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 11 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 11 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Exalogic
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 11 (100.00%) SQLPlus
1 11 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 11 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Consultant
1 11 (100.00%) DBA
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) OCP
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle