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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 132 123 124
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 12 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.46% 0.69% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.67% 2.30% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 4
Average salary £54,000 £65,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £56,500 £38,550
10% offered a salary of more than £54,350 £71,500 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £53,025 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+11.63% -1.04%
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
450 740 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.36% 29.95% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 388 645 689
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 October 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Reading

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) Oracle
1 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (42.11%) Migration
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (42.11%) ERP
3 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (42.11%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (42.11%) Data Quality
3 8 (42.11%) Talend
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle EDQ
3 8 (42.11%) Data Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Retail
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Content Management
7 3 (15.79%) SOAP
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
7 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
8 2 (10.53%) JIRA
8 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (10.53%) QA

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.53%) LoadUI
3 2 (10.53%) Spock
3 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
3 2 (10.53%) JMeter
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) jMock
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Technical Leader
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Sales Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) Flash
2 2 (10.53%) JMS
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) Worklight
3 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) IPTV
2 1 (5.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) AIX
3 2 (10.53%) SUSE
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ERP
1 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Migration
1 8 (42.11%) Data Migration
2 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Content Management
3 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) BDD
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Talend
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) webMethods
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Adobe
4 2 (10.53%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas