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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 105 98 113
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 62 65 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.74% 2.07% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.52% 5.70% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 23
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+11.70% -2.08%
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
1371 1141 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.53% 36.34% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 919 765 814
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
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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 +9 32 £42,000 -16.00% 2
Edinburgh -31 28 £41,500 +10.66% 3
Stirling - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £47,500 -
Middleware
UK

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 67 (51.94%) Oracle
2 65 (50.39%) Java
3 59 (45.74%) SOA
4 47 (36.43%) WebLogic
4 47 (36.43%) Oracle Database
5 46 (35.66%) Finance
6 45 (34.88%) SQL
7 42 (32.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 41 (31.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 39 (30.23%) Python
10 35 (27.13%) SOAP
11 34 (26.36%) Web Services
12 32 (24.81%) XML
13 28 (21.71%) Linux
14 27 (20.93%) XSLT
14 27 (20.93%) UNIX
15 26 (20.16%) Oracle Fusion
16 25 (19.38%) Ant
16 25 (19.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
17 24 (18.60%) Oracle ODI
17 24 (18.60%) BPMN
17 24 (18.60%) Business Analysis
18 23 (17.83%) Technical Architecture
19 22 (17.05%) Internet
20 21 (16.28%) PL/SQL
20 21 (16.28%) Banking
20 21 (16.28%) Oracle EBS R12
21 20 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
21 20 (15.50%) Oracle Identity Management
22 19 (14.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 47 (36.43%) WebLogic
2 41 (31.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (14.73%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.98%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (6.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (4.65%) ArcGIS
6 6 (4.65%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (4.65%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (4.65%) Alfresco
7 5 (3.88%) Mule
7 5 (3.88%) SugarCRM
7 5 (3.88%) CICS
8 3 (2.33%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.55%) Node.js
9 2 (1.55%) IIS
10 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.78%) CMS
10 1 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (16.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (10.85%) Oracle 11i
2 14 (10.85%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (10.85%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (6.98%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (1.55%) Finacle
6 2 (1.55%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.78%) MultiFonds
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.05%) Internet
2 5 (3.88%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.10%) VoIP
4 2 (1.55%) DNS
5 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.78%) DMZ
5 1 (0.78%) Wireless
5 1 (0.78%) Firewall
5 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.78%) DHCP
5 1 (0.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (36.43%) Oracle Database
2 42 (32.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (18.60%) Oracle ODI
4 16 (12.40%) SQL Server
5 15 (11.63%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (10.85%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (10.08%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (6.20%) NoSQL
9 7 (5.43%) Hadoop
9 7 (5.43%) Oracle Discoverer
9 7 (5.43%) MongoDB
9 7 (5.43%) Big Data
10 6 (4.65%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (3.88%) Pentaho
11 5 (3.88%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.55%) MySQL
12 2 (1.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (19.38%) Ant
2 15 (11.63%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (3.88%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.55%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.55%) Mockito
4 2 (1.55%) JUnit
4 2 (1.55%) TestNG
5 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) Maven
5 1 (0.78%) Subversion
5 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.78%) Gradle
5 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
General
1 46 (35.66%) Finance
2 21 (16.28%) Banking
3 9 (6.98%) Front Office
4 5 (3.88%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.55%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (31.01%) Developer
2 25 (19.38%) Middleware Specialist
3 15 (11.63%) Architect
4 14 (10.85%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.30%) Consultant
6 9 (6.98%) Oracle DBA
6 9 (6.98%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 9 (6.98%) Python Developer
6 9 (6.98%) DBA
7 8 (6.20%) Programmer
7 8 (6.20%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.20%) Analyst
7 8 (6.20%) Junior
7 8 (6.20%) Junior DBA
7 8 (6.20%) Junior Oracle DBA
7 8 (6.20%) Middleware Developer
7 8 (6.20%) Oracle Architect
8 7 (5.43%) Technical Specialist
8 7 (5.43%) Web Developer
8 7 (5.43%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.13%) SOAP
2 34 (26.36%) Web Services
3 32 (24.81%) XML
4 27 (20.93%) XSLT
5 26 (20.16%) Oracle Fusion
6 17 (13.18%) JMS
7 9 (6.98%) HTML
8 8 (6.20%) J2EE
8 8 (6.20%) Spring
9 7 (5.43%) Java EE
9 7 (5.43%) Hibernate
10 6 (4.65%) RESTful
11 3 (2.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 3 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (2.33%) .NET
12 2 (1.55%) REST
12 2 (1.55%) JSF
13 1 (0.78%) LINQ
13 1 (0.78%) jQuery
13 1 (0.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) Clustering
1 10 (7.75%) Open Source
2 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.20%) Data Integration
4 7 (5.43%) GIS
5 6 (4.65%) Oracle Exalogic
5 6 (4.65%) DataPower
6 5 (3.88%) N-Tier
7 4 (3.10%) Replication
7 4 (3.10%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.10%) Cryptography
7 4 (3.10%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.33%) Data Conversion
8 3 (2.33%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.78%) Online Games
10 1 (0.78%) Blog
10 1 (0.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.71%) Linux
2 27 (20.93%) UNIX
3 13 (10.08%) Windows
4 9 (6.98%) AIX
5 7 (5.43%) Solaris
6 4 (3.10%) zOS
7 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.78%) CentOS
8 1 (0.78%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (45.74%) SOA
2 24 (18.60%) BPMN
2 24 (18.60%) Business Analysis
3 23 (17.83%) Technical Architecture
4 20 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.18%) OO
6 15 (11.63%) Analytics
7 14 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (9.30%) Web Development
9 11 (8.53%) TDD
10 10 (7.75%) ITIL
10 10 (7.75%) Scrum
11 9 (6.98%) Change Management
11 9 (6.98%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.98%) OOD
12 8 (6.20%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.20%) Release Management
12 8 (6.20%) Time Management
13 7 (5.43%) Configuration Management
13 7 (5.43%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 65 (50.39%) Java
2 45 (34.88%) SQL
3 39 (30.23%) Python
4 21 (16.28%) PL/SQL
5 19 (14.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 19 (14.73%) XQuery
6 17 (13.18%) Jython
7 11 (8.53%) JavaScript
8 10 (7.75%) Perl
9 7 (5.43%) PHP
10 4 (3.10%) Assembly Language
10 4 (3.10%) JCL
11 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.33%) C#
12 2 (1.55%) Ruby
13 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.78%) C++
13 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (10.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) OCPJP
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.78%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) SLA
2 6 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.43%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (5.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.78%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (19.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 20 (15.50%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (5.43%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.78%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 67 (51.94%) Oracle
2 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.63%) IBM
4 13 (10.08%) JBoss
5 5 (3.88%) Talend
6 2 (1.55%) Sybase
6 2 (1.55%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.78%) Google
7 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.78%) VMware
7 1 (0.78%) Green Hat
7 1 (0.78%) Twitter
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago