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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 70 93 107
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +14
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 88 87 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.82% 2.32% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.21% 5.97% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 43 50 42
Average salary £47,000 £48,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.09% +12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £67,500 £54,500
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
1220 1457 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.15% 38.88% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 765 970 696
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +20 56 £52,500 +11.70% 4
Glasgow 0 24 £45,375 -4.47% 1
Stirling -8 4 - -
West Lothian -1 1 - -
Middleware
UK

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 92 (59.74%) Java
2 64 (41.56%) Finance
3 55 (35.71%) Spring
4 50 (32.47%) Web Services
5 49 (31.82%) Oracle
5 49 (31.82%) JBoss
6 47 (30.52%) Hibernate
7 46 (29.87%) XML
8 41 (26.62%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (25.32%) Use Case
9 39 (25.32%) XML Schema
10 36 (23.38%) JMS
11 35 (22.73%) Maven
12 33 (21.43%) MVC
13 32 (20.78%) Eclipse
14 31 (20.13%) SOA
15 30 (19.48%) JPA
16 28 (18.18%) Open Source
17 27 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (17.53%) Banking
17 27 (17.53%) Python
17 27 (17.53%) Internet
18 25 (16.23%) Project Management
18 25 (16.23%) Degree
19 23 (14.94%) Data Modelling
19 23 (14.94%) Linux
19 23 (14.94%) SQL
19 23 (14.94%) Java EE
20 22 (14.29%) AspectJ
20 22 (14.29%) RESTful

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 49 (31.82%) JBoss
2 16 (10.39%) WebSphere
3 12 (7.79%) WebLogic
4 10 (6.49%) Mule
5 7 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (4.55%) CICS
6 6 (3.90%) Apache
6 6 (3.90%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.90%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (3.90%) Alfresco
6 6 (3.90%) SugarCRM
7 5 (3.25%) MQSeries
8 4 (2.60%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (1.30%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.65%) Node.js
11 1 (0.65%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) MS Office
2 2 (1.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.95%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (17.53%) Internet
2 5 (3.25%) Firewall
3 4 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.60%) DNS
4 2 (1.30%) HTTP
5 1 (0.65%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.99%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (12.34%) Oracle Database
2 19 (12.34%) Relational Database
3 13 (8.44%) MongoDB
3 13 (8.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (6.49%) Big Data
4 10 (6.49%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.84%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (5.84%) Pentaho
6 7 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.55%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.90%) Apache Hive
8 5 (3.25%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.30%) MSDE
12 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (22.73%) Maven
2 32 (20.78%) Eclipse
3 10 (6.49%) JUnit
3 10 (6.49%) Mockito
4 9 (5.84%) Gradle
4 9 (5.84%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (5.84%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (5.84%) TestNG
5 7 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.30%) Ant
7 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 64 (41.56%) Finance
2 27 (17.53%) Banking
3 11 (7.14%) Front Office
4 10 (6.49%) Retail
5 6 (3.90%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.95%) Marketing
7 2 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (42.86%) Developer
2 53 (34.42%) Java Developer
3 37 (24.03%) Architect
4 24 (15.58%) Senior Developer
5 23 (14.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (9.09%) Consultant
7 11 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 8 (5.19%) Data Architect
8 8 (5.19%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (5.19%) Python Developer
8 8 (5.19%) Java Architect
9 7 (4.55%) CICS Programmer
9 7 (4.55%) Java Technical Architect
9 7 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
9 7 (4.55%) Programmer
9 7 (4.55%) Support Specialist
9 7 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.25%) Analyst
11 5 (3.25%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (35.71%) Spring
2 50 (32.47%) Web Services
3 47 (30.52%) Hibernate
4 46 (29.87%) XML
5 39 (25.32%) XML Schema
6 36 (23.38%) JMS
7 30 (19.48%) JPA
8 23 (14.94%) Java EE
9 22 (14.29%) RESTful
9 22 (14.29%) WSDL
9 22 (14.29%) TopLink
9 22 (14.29%) XSD
9 22 (14.29%) EJB
9 22 (14.29%) JDBC
10 21 (13.64%) jBPM
10 21 (13.64%) Drools
11 18 (11.69%) SOAP
12 17 (11.04%) XSLT
12 17 (11.04%) XForms
13 15 (9.74%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.18%) Open Source
2 18 (11.69%) Data Integration
3 12 (7.79%) Mainframe
3 12 (7.79%) Derivative
4 9 (5.84%) Equities
5 8 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.90%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.25%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (3.25%) Online Banking
7 5 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.60%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.60%) Reference Data
8 4 (2.60%) Wiki
8 4 (2.60%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.95%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.95%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.95%) Physics
10 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.30%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.94%) Linux
2 18 (11.69%) UNIX
3 14 (9.09%) Windows
4 5 (3.25%) AIX
4 5 (3.25%) Solaris
5 4 (2.60%) zOS
6 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.62%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (25.32%) Use Case
3 33 (21.43%) MVC
4 31 (20.13%) SOA
5 27 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (16.23%) Project Management
7 23 (14.94%) Data Modelling
8 22 (14.29%) RUP
8 22 (14.29%) Unified Process
9 19 (12.34%) E-Commerce
10 18 (11.69%) PRINCE2
11 16 (10.39%) Service Delivery
11 16 (10.39%) Change Management
12 15 (9.74%) TDD
12 15 (9.74%) Technical Architecture
12 15 (9.74%) People Management
13 13 (8.44%) Content Management
13 13 (8.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (8.44%) OO
13 13 (8.44%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 92 (59.74%) Java
2 27 (17.53%) Python
3 23 (14.94%) SQL
4 22 (14.29%) AspectJ
5 17 (11.04%) XPath
6 14 (9.09%) PHP
7 13 (8.44%) Perl
8 8 (5.19%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.19%) Ruby
8 8 (5.19%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.55%) Assembly Language
10 4 (2.60%) C++
11 2 (1.30%) C
11 2 (1.30%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.30%) JCL
11 2 (1.30%) Korn
11 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.30%) sed
Qualifications
1 25 (16.23%) Degree
2 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.19%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.25%) QA
3 2 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.60%) VMware Server
3 3 (1.95%) Docker
4 2 (1.30%) KVM
4 2 (1.30%) Squid
4 2 (1.30%) Xen
5 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.95%) Puppet
1 3 (1.95%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.65%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 49 (31.82%) Oracle
2 21 (13.64%) IBM
3 15 (9.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.84%) Talend
5 6 (3.90%) VMware
6 5 (3.25%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.60%) GoldenSource
7 4 (2.60%) Citrix
7 4 (2.60%) Sybase
7 4 (2.60%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.95%) Informatica
9 1 (0.65%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.65%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.65%) Green Hat
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: excellent package on offer
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Salary: Excellent package on offer
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Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum
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