The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 94 100 129
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +29
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 75 57 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.07% 1.77% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 4.64% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 55 42 10
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £33,950 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1485 1228 1165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.98% 38.04% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 851 860
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
UK

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
Edinburgh 0 56 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Glasgow -11 15 £42,500 +17.24% 1
West Lothian - 3 £45,000 -
Aberdeen +10 1 £44,000 -12.00%
Middleware
UK

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 85 (55.56%) Java
2 79 (51.63%) SOA
3 67 (43.79%) Oracle
4 43 (28.10%) Oracle Database
5 42 (27.45%) Finance
6 40 (26.14%) SQL
6 40 (26.14%) XML
7 37 (24.18%) XSLT
7 37 (24.18%) Linux
8 36 (23.53%) WebLogic
9 35 (22.88%) Python
10 34 (22.22%) JBoss
10 34 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 33 (21.57%) BPMN
11 33 (21.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 32 (20.92%) Open Source
13 30 (19.61%) Ant
14 29 (18.95%) SOAP
15 28 (18.30%) Web Services
15 28 (18.30%) JavaScript
15 28 (18.30%) Hibernate
16 24 (15.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
16 24 (15.69%) Internet
16 24 (15.69%) PL/SQL
17 23 (15.03%) Oracle ODI
18 22 (14.38%) UNIX
18 22 (14.38%) OO
19 21 (13.73%) Jython
19 21 (13.73%) WebSphere
20 20 (13.07%) Spring

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 36 (23.53%) WebLogic
2 33 (21.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (13.73%) WebSphere
4 18 (11.76%) Drupal
5 13 (8.50%) SugarCRM
6 11 (7.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (5.23%) Alfresco
7 8 (5.23%) Oracle Application Server
8 6 (3.92%) WebSphere Process Server
8 6 (3.92%) Apache
9 5 (3.27%) Oracle Coherence
9 5 (3.27%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (2.61%) OpenStack
10 4 (2.61%) MQSeries
10 4 (2.61%) CMS
10 4 (2.61%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.96%) Mule
11 3 (1.96%) TeamSite
11 3 (1.96%) ArcGIS
11 3 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (8.50%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (5.23%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (2.61%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.31%) Temenos T24
7 2 (1.31%) Finacle
8 1 (0.65%) MultiFonds
8 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.69%) Internet
2 9 (5.88%) LDAP
3 6 (3.92%) SAN
4 4 (2.61%) VoIP
5 3 (1.96%) HTTP
6 2 (1.31%) DNS
7 1 (0.65%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.65%) DMZ
7 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.65%) DHCP
7 1 (0.65%) Firewall
7 1 (0.65%) Wireless
7 1 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (28.10%) Oracle Database
2 34 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (15.03%) Oracle ODI
4 15 (9.80%) Relational Database
5 14 (9.15%) MongoDB
5 14 (9.15%) RDBMS
6 10 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (6.54%) Pentaho
7 9 (5.88%) Hadoop
7 9 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (5.88%) NoSQL
7 9 (5.88%) MySQL
7 9 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (5.88%) Big Data
8 8 (5.23%) SQL Server
9 7 (4.58%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (3.27%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.96%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 30 (19.61%) Ant
2 14 (9.15%) JUnit
3 12 (7.84%) Maven
3 12 (7.84%) TestNG
4 10 (6.54%) Talend Open Studio
5 9 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 9 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.61%) Selenium
6 4 (2.61%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.96%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.96%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.31%) Subversion
8 2 (1.31%) Mockito
8 2 (1.31%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.31%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.65%) Hudson
9 1 (0.65%) Gradle
9 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (27.45%) Finance
2 16 (10.46%) Banking
3 6 (3.92%) Legal
4 3 (1.96%) Retail
4 3 (1.96%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.96%) Local Government
5 2 (1.31%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Front Office
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (33.99%) Developer
2 28 (18.30%) Architect
2 28 (18.30%) Java Developer
3 25 (16.34%) Middleware Specialist
4 14 (9.15%) Middleware Engineer
5 11 (7.19%) Technical Architect
6 8 (5.23%) Consultant
6 8 (5.23%) Analyst
6 8 (5.23%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.23%) Oracle Architect
6 8 (5.23%) Designer
7 7 (4.58%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.27%) Administrator
9 5 (3.27%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 5 (3.27%) WebSphere Engineer
9 5 (3.27%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (3.27%) Middleware Administrator
9 5 (3.27%) Middleware Developer
10 4 (2.61%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.14%) XML
2 37 (24.18%) XSLT
3 29 (18.95%) SOAP
4 28 (18.30%) Web Services
4 28 (18.30%) Hibernate
5 20 (13.07%) Spring
5 20 (13.07%) HTML
6 19 (12.42%) J2EE
6 19 (12.42%) Oracle Fusion
7 18 (11.76%) Java EE
8 13 (8.50%) JSF
8 13 (8.50%) Ajax
9 12 (7.84%) CSS
10 11 (7.19%) RichFaces
11 10 (6.54%) JMS
11 10 (6.54%) jBPM
12 9 (5.88%) MapReduce
12 9 (5.88%) Drools
13 8 (5.23%) JNDI
13 8 (5.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.92%) Open Source
2 11 (7.19%) Clustering
3 10 (6.54%) Data Integration
4 9 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.23%) GIS
6 7 (4.58%) DataPower
6 7 (4.58%) Mainframe
7 5 (3.27%) Oracle Exalogic
7 5 (3.27%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.61%) Replication
9 3 (1.96%) Data Conversion
10 2 (1.31%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.31%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.65%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.65%) Physics
11 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (24.18%) Linux
2 22 (14.38%) UNIX
3 15 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.88%) Windows
5 6 (3.92%) AIX
6 3 (1.96%) Debian
6 3 (1.96%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.31%) zOS
8 1 (0.65%) CentOS
8 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (51.63%) SOA
2 33 (21.57%) BPMN
3 22 (14.38%) OO
4 20 (13.07%) Business Analysis
5 19 (12.42%) Technical Architecture
6 16 (10.46%) TDD
7 14 (9.15%) Workflow
8 13 (8.50%) Web Development
8 13 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.19%) TOGAF
10 9 (5.88%) Multithreading
11 8 (5.23%) Release Management
11 8 (5.23%) MVC
11 8 (5.23%) ITIL
12 7 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.58%) Time Management
13 6 (3.92%) OOD
13 6 (3.92%) Asset Management
13 6 (3.92%) OOP
13 6 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 85 (55.56%) Java
2 40 (26.14%) SQL
3 35 (22.88%) Python
4 28 (18.30%) JavaScript
5 24 (15.69%) PL/SQL
6 21 (13.73%) Jython
7 18 (11.76%) XQuery
7 18 (11.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 12 (7.84%) PHP
9 7 (4.58%) C#
10 6 (3.92%) Ruby
11 5 (3.27%) C++
12 4 (2.61%) Perl
13 1 (0.65%) C
13 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (7.84%) Degree
2 4 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 24 (15.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 19 (12.42%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.61%) Puppet
4 3 (1.96%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.31%) CA LISA
5 2 (1.31%) Ansible
6 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 67 (43.79%) Oracle
2 34 (22.22%) JBoss
3 11 (7.19%) IBM
3 11 (7.19%) Red Hat
4 10 (6.54%) Talend
5 6 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.61%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (1.31%) Green Hat
7 2 (1.31%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.31%) NetApp
7 2 (1.31%) HP
7 2 (1.31%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.31%) VMware
8 1 (0.65%) Google
8 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.65%) Twitter
8 1 (0.65%) Symantec
8 1 (0.65%) Perforce
8 1 (0.65%) EMC
8 1 (0.65%) Cisco
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