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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 69 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 87 71 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.76% 1.78% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.31% 4.62% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 38
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £32,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £59,700 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%
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 1537 1267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.80% 38.49% 39.99%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1069 761
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Edinburgh +28 55 £40,000 -14.43% 3
Glasgow +9 26 £45,750 +1.66% 3
Stirling - 4 - -
Middleware
UK

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 95 (63.76%) Java
2 62 (41.61%) Spring
3 56 (37.58%) Finance
3 56 (37.58%) JBoss
4 55 (36.91%) Hibernate
5 54 (36.24%) Web Services
6 52 (34.90%) XML
6 52 (34.90%) Oracle
7 45 (30.20%) XML Schema
7 45 (30.20%) Use Case
8 41 (27.52%) Maven
8 41 (27.52%) MVC
9 40 (26.85%) JMS
10 38 (25.50%) Eclipse
10 38 (25.50%) JPA
11 36 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (20.81%) Open Source
14 30 (20.13%) Java EE
15 29 (19.46%) Unified Process
15 29 (19.46%) TopLink
15 29 (19.46%) SOA
15 29 (19.46%) WSDL
15 29 (19.46%) RUP
15 29 (19.46%) XSD
15 29 (19.46%) EJB
15 29 (19.46%) JDBC
15 29 (19.46%) AspectJ
15 29 (19.46%) RESTful
16 28 (18.79%) Drools

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 56 (37.58%) JBoss
2 14 (9.40%) WebSphere
3 10 (6.71%) Mule
3 10 (6.71%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.03%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (4.03%) SugarCRM
4 6 (4.03%) Alfresco
5 5 (3.36%) Apache
6 4 (2.68%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.68%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.68%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (2.01%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.34%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.67%) CICS
9 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.67%) Node.js
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) MS Office
2 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.77%) Internet
2 5 (3.36%) Firewall
3 4 (2.68%) DNS
4 2 (1.34%) HTTP
4 2 (1.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.45%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (16.11%) Oracle Database
3 16 (10.74%) Relational Database
4 13 (8.72%) MongoDB
4 13 (8.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (6.71%) Hadoop
5 10 (6.71%) Big Data
6 9 (6.04%) Pentaho
7 8 (5.37%) SQL Server
8 7 (4.70%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.70%) NoSQL
9 6 (4.03%) Apache Hive
9 6 (4.03%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.34%) MSDE
10 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (27.52%) Maven
2 38 (25.50%) Eclipse
3 10 (6.71%) JUnit
3 10 (6.71%) Mockito
4 9 (6.04%) Gradle
4 9 (6.04%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (6.04%) TestNG
5 7 (4.70%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.70%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (4.70%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.34%) Ant
7 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 56 (37.58%) Finance
2 19 (12.75%) Banking
3 9 (6.04%) Front Office
4 6 (4.03%) Retail
4 6 (4.03%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (43.62%) Developer
2 56 (37.58%) Java Developer
3 38 (25.50%) Architect
4 30 (20.13%) Senior Developer
5 29 (19.46%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (10.07%) Consultant
7 12 (8.05%) Technical Architect
8 9 (6.04%) Java Architect
9 8 (5.37%) Java Technical Architect
9 8 (5.37%) Data Architect
9 8 (5.37%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (4.70%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.70%) Support Specialist
10 7 (4.70%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (4.03%) Python Developer
12 5 (3.36%) Infrastructure Manager
13 4 (2.68%) AWS Architect
13 4 (2.68%) Project Manager
13 4 (2.68%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (41.61%) Spring
2 55 (36.91%) Hibernate
3 54 (36.24%) Web Services
4 52 (34.90%) XML
5 45 (30.20%) XML Schema
6 40 (26.85%) JMS
7 38 (25.50%) JPA
8 30 (20.13%) Java EE
9 29 (19.46%) RESTful
9 29 (19.46%) TopLink
9 29 (19.46%) WSDL
9 29 (19.46%) XSD
9 29 (19.46%) EJB
9 29 (19.46%) JDBC
10 28 (18.79%) jBPM
10 28 (18.79%) Drools
11 17 (11.41%) SOAP
12 16 (10.74%) XSLT
12 16 (10.74%) XForms
12 16 (10.74%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.81%) Open Source
2 18 (12.08%) Data Integration
3 12 (8.05%) Derivative
4 9 (6.04%) Equities
4 9 (6.04%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.03%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.68%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.68%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.68%) Wiki
6 4 (2.68%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.68%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.01%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.34%) Physics
8 2 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.67%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.42%) Linux
2 15 (10.07%) UNIX
3 13 (8.72%) Windows
4 5 (3.36%) Solaris
5 4 (2.68%) AIX
6 2 (1.34%) zOS
6 2 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.20%) Use Case
2 41 (27.52%) MVC
3 36 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (19.46%) Unified Process
5 29 (19.46%) RUP
5 29 (19.46%) SOA
6 23 (15.44%) Project Management
7 22 (14.77%) Data Modelling
8 21 (14.09%) People Management
9 17 (11.41%) E-Commerce
9 17 (11.41%) PRINCE2
10 15 (10.07%) Change Management
10 15 (10.07%) TDD
10 15 (10.07%) Technical Architecture
11 14 (9.40%) Service Delivery
12 13 (8.72%) Content Management
13 12 (8.05%) DSDM
14 11 (7.38%) OO
15 10 (6.71%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 95 (63.76%) Java
2 29 (19.46%) AspectJ
3 24 (16.11%) Python
4 21 (14.09%) SQL
5 16 (10.74%) XPath
6 14 (9.40%) PHP
7 12 (8.05%) Perl
8 10 (6.71%) JavaScript
9 8 (5.37%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.37%) Ruby
10 3 (2.01%) C++
10 3 (2.01%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.34%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.34%) C
11 2 (1.34%) Korn
11 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.34%) sed
12 1 (0.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 24 (16.11%) Degree
2 7 (4.70%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.36%) QA
3 2 (1.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.68%) VMware Server
2 4 (2.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.01%) Docker
4 2 (1.34%) Xen
4 2 (1.34%) KVM
5 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) Puppet
1 3 (2.01%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.34%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 52 (34.90%) Oracle
2 13 (8.72%) IBM
2 13 (8.72%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.04%) Talend
4 6 (4.03%) VMware
5 5 (3.36%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.68%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.68%) Citrix
6 4 (2.68%) GoldenSource
7 2 (1.34%) Informatica
8 1 (0.67%) Sybase
8 1 (0.67%) Business Objects
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