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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 104 103 120
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 73 56 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.79% 1.77% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.66% 4.44% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 31
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £58,000 £72,500
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
1566 1262 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.39% 39.89% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 757 998
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -24 39 £46,750 +8.72% 2
Glasgow +5 30 £45,000 -10.00% 4
West Lothian +14 1 £46,750 -
Middleware
UK

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 93 (54.71%) Java
2 73 (42.94%) Linux
3 59 (34.71%) SOA
4 55 (32.35%) Open Source
5 51 (30.00%) JBoss
6 48 (28.24%) Oracle
7 39 (22.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (22.35%) Red Hat
9 35 (20.59%) Finance
9 35 (20.59%) OO
10 32 (18.82%) Drupal
10 32 (18.82%) MongoDB
11 30 (17.65%) TOGAF
11 30 (17.65%) Python
12 29 (17.06%) Hibernate
13 28 (16.47%) JavaScript
13 28 (16.47%) Apache Cassandra
14 27 (15.88%) IBM
15 26 (15.29%) XML
15 26 (15.29%) UNIX
15 26 (15.29%) Windows
15 26 (15.29%) WebSphere
16 25 (14.71%) SugarCRM
16 25 (14.71%) Jython
16 25 (14.71%) J2EE
16 25 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
17 24 (14.12%) RDBMS
17 24 (14.12%) Relational Database
18 22 (12.94%) XSLT
18 22 (12.94%) Continuous Integration

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 32 (18.82%) Drupal
2 26 (15.29%) WebSphere
3 25 (14.71%) SugarCRM
4 14 (8.24%) WebLogic
5 13 (7.65%) Apache
6 10 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (5.29%) MQSeries
8 7 (4.12%) WebSphere Process Server
8 7 (4.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (3.53%) TeamSite
9 6 (3.53%) CMS
10 5 (2.94%) Tomcat
11 4 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (2.35%) OpenStack
11 4 (2.35%) Alfresco
12 2 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.59%) Node.js
13 1 (0.59%) LiveLink
13 1 (0.59%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 3 (1.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.47%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (5.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.88%) SAN
2 9 (5.29%) Internet
3 8 (4.71%) LDAP
4 6 (3.53%) HTTP
5 3 (1.76%) SSL
6 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.59%) LAN
6 1 (0.59%) VoIP
6 1 (0.59%) WAN
6 1 (0.59%) SSH
6 1 (0.59%) Network Security
6 1 (0.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.82%) MongoDB
2 28 (16.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 25 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (14.12%) RDBMS
4 24 (14.12%) Relational Database
5 19 (11.18%) Pentaho
6 17 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 16 (9.41%) SQL Server
8 11 (6.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (6.47%) NoSQL
9 8 (4.71%) MySQL
10 7 (4.12%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (2.35%) Big Data
12 4 (2.35%) Hadoop
13 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.18%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 19 (11.18%) Maven
1 19 (11.18%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (9.41%) JUnit
3 13 (7.65%) Eclipse
4 12 (7.06%) Ant
4 12 (7.06%) TestNG
5 4 (2.35%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.35%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.35%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.35%) Selenium
5 4 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (2.35%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.76%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.76%) Subversion
6 3 (1.76%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.76%) Hudson
6 3 (1.76%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.76%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.18%) Gradle
8 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
General
1 35 (20.59%) Finance
2 14 (8.24%) Banking
3 9 (5.29%) Legal
3 9 (5.29%) Advertising
4 7 (4.12%) Games
5 4 (2.35%) Retail
6 3 (1.76%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.76%) Local Government
6 3 (1.76%) Front Office
7 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (32.94%) Architect
2 54 (31.76%) Developer
3 38 (22.35%) Java Developer
4 18 (10.59%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (8.24%) Technical Architect
6 13 (7.65%) Middleware Engineer
7 11 (6.47%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.88%) Designer
9 7 (4.12%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (4.12%) DBA
9 7 (4.12%) Solutions Designer
10 6 (3.53%) Technical Manager
10 6 (3.53%) Service Manager
10 6 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (3.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.53%) Technical Services Manager
11 5 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (2.94%) WebSphere Engineer
11 5 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
12 4 (2.35%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.06%) Hibernate
2 26 (15.29%) XML
3 25 (14.71%) J2EE
4 22 (12.94%) XSLT
5 21 (12.35%) Spring
6 20 (11.76%) Java EE
7 19 (11.18%) Ajax
7 19 (11.18%) HTML
8 17 (10.00%) JSF
9 15 (8.82%) JMS
10 14 (8.24%) jBPM
11 13 (7.65%) Drools
12 11 (6.47%) RichFaces
12 11 (6.47%) WebSphere MQ
12 11 (6.47%) CSS
13 8 (4.71%) JAAS
13 8 (4.71%) JNDI
13 8 (4.71%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (4.12%) Web Services
14 7 (4.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 55 (32.35%) Open Source
2 17 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 13 (7.65%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.12%) Data Integration
4 7 (4.12%) Blog
4 7 (4.12%) Online Games
5 4 (2.35%) GIS
5 4 (2.35%) Clustering
6 3 (1.76%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.76%) iSeries
7 2 (1.18%) DataPower
7 2 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Data Conversion
7 2 (1.18%) Physics
7 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.59%) PKI
8 1 (0.59%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (42.94%) Linux
2 39 (22.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (15.29%) UNIX
3 26 (15.29%) Windows
4 15 (8.82%) Debian
5 14 (8.24%) Ubuntu
6 10 (5.88%) AIX
7 7 (4.12%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.53%) Solaris
9 5 (2.94%) zOS
10 1 (0.59%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (34.71%) SOA
2 35 (20.59%) OO
3 30 (17.65%) TOGAF
4 22 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (12.35%) TDD
6 19 (11.18%) Workflow
7 16 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (9.41%) Multithreading
7 16 (9.41%) BPMN
8 15 (8.82%) Web Development
9 14 (8.24%) ITIL
10 9 (5.29%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (4.71%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (4.71%) Business Continuity
12 7 (4.12%) Service Delivery
13 6 (3.53%) Service Management
13 6 (3.53%) PRINCE2
13 6 (3.53%) OOD
13 6 (3.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 93 (54.71%) Java
2 30 (17.65%) Python
3 28 (16.47%) JavaScript
4 25 (14.71%) Jython
5 21 (12.35%) SQL
6 11 (6.47%) PHP
7 8 (4.71%) C
8 7 (4.12%) C#
8 7 (4.12%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.53%) C++
10 4 (2.35%) Ruby
10 4 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.18%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (1.18%) XQuery
11 2 (1.18%) Perl
12 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (7.65%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.88%) Degree
2 10 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.76%) CISA
3 3 (1.76%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.12%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.76%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.76%) vSphere
4 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (3.53%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.35%) Puppet
2 4 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.35%) Ansible
3 3 (1.76%) CA LISA
3 3 (1.76%) SCCM
3 3 (1.76%) SCOM
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.18%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 51 (30.00%) JBoss
2 48 (28.24%) Oracle
3 38 (22.35%) Red Hat
4 27 (15.88%) IBM
5 19 (11.18%) Talend
6 6 (3.53%) TIBCO
6 6 (3.53%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.53%) Sybase
7 5 (2.94%) HP
8 4 (2.35%) Jaspersoft
9 3 (1.76%) Green Hat
9 3 (1.76%) Perforce
9 3 (1.76%) Cognizant
9 3 (1.76%) NetApp
10 2 (1.18%) Symantec
10 2 (1.18%) EMC
10 2 (1.18%) Cisco
10 2 (1.18%) VMware
11 1 (0.59%) Open Text
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Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £DOE + excellentbenefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Cognizant
Posted: 21 days ago
Scotland
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago