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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 103 98 101
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 67 74 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.03% 1.98% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.63% 5.30% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 30
Average salary £51,500 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,495
% change year-on-year
- +5.27%
Middleware
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1190 1395 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.98% 37.35% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 733 924 784
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Middleware
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Scotland

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Scotland

Middleware
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Glasgow +18 35 £51,500 +22.61% 2
Edinburgh -24 23 £63,000 +40.00% 4
Stirling +7 1 - -
West Lothian -5 1 - -
Middleware
UK

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 89 (62.24%) Oracle
2 78 (54.55%) Oracle Database
3 68 (47.55%) Java
4 60 (41.96%) WebLogic
5 59 (41.26%) SOA
6 54 (37.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 52 (36.36%) Oracle Fusion
8 50 (34.97%) XML
9 49 (34.27%) Web Services
10 39 (27.27%) Oracle Service Bus
10 39 (27.27%) Spring
11 38 (26.57%) Relational Database
12 37 (25.87%) RDBMS
12 37 (25.87%) JBoss
13 35 (24.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 34 (23.78%) Linux
14 34 (23.78%) Java EE
15 33 (23.08%) SQL
16 32 (22.38%) Finance
17 30 (20.98%) Oracle EBS
18 28 (19.58%) Hibernate
18 28 (19.58%) J2EE
19 26 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
20 25 (17.48%) Solaris
20 25 (17.48%) JMS
20 25 (17.48%) MVC
21 24 (16.78%) XSLT
21 24 (16.78%) JPA
22 23 (16.08%) Maven
22 23 (16.08%) Oracle 11i

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 60 (41.96%) WebLogic
2 39 (27.27%) Oracle Service Bus
3 37 (25.87%) JBoss
4 35 (24.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (5.59%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.20%) MS Exchange
7 5 (3.50%) MQSeries
8 4 (2.80%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.10%) Apache
9 3 (2.10%) Mule
10 2 (1.40%) CICS
10 2 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.40%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.70%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.70%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (20.98%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (16.08%) Oracle 11i
3 22 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (3.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.40%) PaaS
2 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) Internet
2 3 (2.10%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.10%) DNS
3 1 (0.70%) Network Security
3 1 (0.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 54 (37.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 38 (26.57%) Relational Database
4 37 (25.87%) RDBMS
5 26 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (14.69%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (5.59%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.20%) SQLPlus
9 5 (3.50%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (2.80%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.40%) Big Data
11 2 (1.40%) Pentaho
11 2 (1.40%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (16.08%) Eclipse
1 23 (16.08%) Maven
2 4 (2.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.80%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.10%) Gradle
3 3 (2.10%) Mockito
3 3 (2.10%) JUnit
3 3 (2.10%) TestNG
4 2 (1.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.70%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 32 (22.38%) Finance
2 20 (13.99%) Banking
3 2 (1.40%) Retail
4 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (25.17%) Developer
2 29 (20.28%) Designer
2 29 (20.28%) SOA Designer
3 23 (16.08%) Architect
4 22 (15.38%) Consultant
4 22 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 21 (14.69%) Senior Developer
6 20 (13.99%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (11.19%) Oracle DBA
7 16 (11.19%) DBA
8 14 (9.79%) Oracle Consultant
8 14 (9.79%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 14 (9.79%) Lead Designer
8 14 (9.79%) SOA Consultant
9 12 (8.39%) Administrator
9 12 (8.39%) Technical Architect
10 9 (6.29%) Middleware Administrator
11 8 (5.59%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 8 (5.59%) SOA Developer
11 8 (5.59%) Senior Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (36.36%) Oracle Fusion
2 50 (34.97%) XML
3 49 (34.27%) Web Services
4 39 (27.27%) Spring
5 34 (23.78%) Java EE
6 28 (19.58%) Hibernate
6 28 (19.58%) J2EE
7 25 (17.48%) JMS
8 24 (16.78%) XSLT
8 24 (16.78%) JPA
9 22 (15.38%) Oracle ADF
9 22 (15.38%) XML Schema
10 21 (14.69%) jBPM
10 21 (14.69%) Drools
10 21 (14.69%) WebCenter
11 20 (13.99%) RESTful
11 20 (13.99%) TopLink
11 20 (13.99%) WSDL
11 20 (13.99%) XSD
11 20 (13.99%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.59%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.79%) Mathematics
2 14 (9.79%) Physics
3 10 (6.99%) iPad
3 10 (6.99%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.90%) N-Tier
5 6 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.80%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.80%) Online Banking
6 4 (2.80%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.40%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.40%) Wiki
8 2 (1.40%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.40%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.40%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.40%) Equities
8 2 (1.40%) Derivative
9 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.78%) Linux
2 25 (17.48%) Solaris
3 17 (11.89%) AIX
3 17 (11.89%) UNIX
4 16 (11.19%) Windows
5 11 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (4.20%) zOS
7 4 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (41.26%) SOA
2 25 (17.48%) MVC
3 22 (15.38%) Use Case
4 21 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (13.99%) Unified Process
5 20 (13.99%) RUP
6 17 (11.89%) Technical Architecture
6 17 (11.89%) People Management
7 16 (11.19%) SDLC
8 15 (10.49%) Open Source
8 15 (10.49%) ERP
9 14 (9.79%) BPEL
9 14 (9.79%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (9.79%) Performance Testing
9 14 (9.79%) Project Planning
10 13 (9.09%) Service Management
10 13 (9.09%) Service Delivery
11 12 (8.39%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (47.55%) Java
2 33 (23.08%) SQL
3 22 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 20 (13.99%) JavaScript
4 20 (13.99%) AspectJ
5 17 (11.89%) Shell Script
6 8 (5.59%) Perl
7 6 (4.20%) Python
8 4 (2.80%) Ruby
8 4 (2.80%) PHP
9 2 (1.40%) C#
9 2 (1.40%) JCL
9 2 (1.40%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.40%) XPath
9 2 (1.40%) sed
10 1 (0.70%) Scala
10 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.70%) PeopleCode
10 1 (0.70%) SQR
10 1 (0.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (6.99%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) OCP
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.40%) SLA
1 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.99%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.40%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.40%) Docker
4 1 (0.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (3.50%) Oracle Statspack
2 5 (3.50%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.80%) Puppet
3 4 (2.80%) logstash
4 2 (1.40%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.70%) Nagios
5 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.70%) Opsview
5 1 (0.70%) Graphite
Vendors
1 89 (62.24%) Oracle
2 11 (7.69%) HP
3 8 (5.59%) VMware
4 7 (4.90%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.20%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.50%) IBM
7 4 (2.80%) Sun
8 2 (1.40%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.40%) Informatica
8 2 (1.40%) Talend
8 2 (1.40%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.70%) F5
9 1 (0.70%) Telerik
9 1 (0.70%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.70%) Cisco
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