The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 87 135 117
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -18
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 56 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.46% 0.20% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.66% 0.86% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 22
Average salary £51,250 £52,000 £64,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -19.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £58,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.25%
Middleware
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
647 584 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.48% 23.85% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 511 527 618
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Middleware
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Reading

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Reading

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 40 (55.56%) Oracle
2 36 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 31 (43.06%) Linux
4 29 (40.28%) Oracle Fusion
5 28 (38.89%) Mentoring
6 26 (36.11%) Open Source
7 24 (33.33%) Public Cloud
8 23 (31.94%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (30.56%) Computer Science
9 22 (30.56%) Oracle RAC
9 22 (30.56%) Oracle Database
9 22 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (29.17%) WebCenter
11 19 (26.39%) WebSphere
12 18 (25.00%) Java
12 18 (25.00%) PaaS
12 18 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
13 17 (23.61%) SaaS
13 17 (23.61%) DevOps
13 17 (23.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 15 (20.83%) SOA
14 15 (20.83%) Oracle EBS
15 14 (19.44%) Relational Database
16 13 (18.06%) JBoss
17 12 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
17 12 (16.67%) Xen
17 12 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
17 12 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
17 12 (16.67%) Essbase
18 11 (15.28%) Oracle BPM

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 19 (26.39%) WebSphere
3 13 (18.06%) JBoss
4 12 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 12 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (9.72%) Tomcat
6 6 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (8.33%) GlassFish
7 5 (6.94%) Apache Solr
7 5 (6.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (6.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (6.94%) Apache
8 2 (2.78%) Node.js
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (15.28%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (15.28%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (11.11%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.00%) PaaS
2 17 (23.61%) SaaS
3 8 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (6.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) HTTP
2 6 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.56%) Oracle Database
2 14 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 12 (16.67%) Essbase
3 12 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (13.89%) NoSQL
5 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (9.72%) RDBMS
7 6 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
8 5 (6.94%) Big Data
8 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
8 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
8 5 (6.94%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) JUnit
1 5 (6.94%) LoadRunner
1 5 (6.94%) Rational Performance Tester
1 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (15.28%) Manufacturing
2 10 (13.89%) Finance
3 6 (8.33%) Banking
4 5 (6.94%) Law
5 3 (4.17%) German Language
6 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) DBA
2 12 (16.67%) Senior DBA
2 12 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 12 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Administrator
4 10 (13.89%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (11.11%) Developer
5 8 (11.11%) SAP Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Performance Test Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Performance Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 5 (6.94%) Test Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.28%) Oracle Fusion
2 21 (29.17%) WebCenter
3 17 (23.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (6.94%) HTML
4 5 (6.94%) Hibernate
4 5 (6.94%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (6.94%) Spring
5 3 (4.17%) .NET
5 3 (4.17%) jQuery
6 2 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.78%) WCF
6 2 (2.78%) J2EE
6 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.78%) Web Services
7 1 (1.39%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 22 (30.56%) Computer Science
3 11 (15.28%) Clustering
3 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Exalogic
4 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.94%) User Experience
6 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.39%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.06%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (2.78%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) Mentoring
2 26 (36.11%) Open Source
3 23 (31.94%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (23.61%) DevOps
7 15 (20.83%) SOA
8 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (15.28%) Load Balancing
9 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.11%) Project Management
10 8 (11.11%) Change Management
10 8 (11.11%) Business Development
10 8 (11.11%) Analytics
10 8 (11.11%) People Management
11 7 (9.72%) Migration
12 6 (8.33%) Content Management
12 6 (8.33%) Performance Management
12 6 (8.33%) Data Migration
12 6 (8.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (9.72%) SQL
3 5 (6.94%) Perl
3 5 (6.94%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.94%) ISEB
2 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
System Software
1 22 (30.56%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (16.67%) Xen
3 5 (6.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (13.89%) Puppet
2 10 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (8.33%) Data Guard
4 5 (6.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (55.56%) Oracle
2 9 (12.50%) SAP
3 6 (8.33%) IBM
4 5 (6.94%) HP
5 3 (4.17%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.78%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.39%) ATG
7 1 (1.39%) Endeca