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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 89 98 109
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 76 77 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.41% 2.11% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.71% 5.33% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 50 58 33
Average salary £51,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,650 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £49,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.31%
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
1132 1445 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.83% 39.69% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 717 956 818
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,120 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Glasgow +39 43 £51,500 +21.17% 3
Edinburgh -31 23 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Stirling - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Middleware
UK

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 97 (58.43%) Oracle
2 91 (54.82%) Java
3 81 (48.80%) Oracle Database
4 65 (39.16%) Web Services
4 65 (39.16%) Spring
5 62 (37.35%) XML
6 59 (35.54%) SOA
7 56 (33.73%) WebLogic
8 55 (33.13%) JBoss
9 53 (31.93%) Hibernate
10 50 (30.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 48 (28.92%) Oracle Fusion
12 41 (24.70%) Java EE
12 41 (24.70%) MVC
13 39 (23.49%) Eclipse
13 39 (23.49%) Maven
13 39 (23.49%) JPA
14 38 (22.89%) Finance
15 37 (22.29%) XML Schema
15 37 (22.29%) Use Case
16 36 (21.69%) Oracle Service Bus
17 35 (21.08%) JMS
18 34 (20.48%) PostgreSQL
18 34 (20.48%) Relational Database
19 33 (19.88%) Drools
19 33 (19.88%) jBPM
20 32 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (19.28%) RDBMS
20 32 (19.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
21 31 (18.67%) EclipseLink

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (33.73%) WebLogic
2 55 (33.13%) JBoss
3 36 (21.69%) Oracle Service Bus
4 32 (19.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (6.02%) WebSphere
6 8 (4.82%) Mule
7 6 (3.61%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.41%) MQSeries
8 4 (2.41%) SugarCRM
8 4 (2.41%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (2.41%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (2.41%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.20%) CICS
9 2 (1.20%) Apache
9 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.60%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (4.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (17.47%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (13.25%) Oracle 11i
3 21 (12.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (3.61%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) PaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.61%) Internet
2 5 (3.01%) DNS
3 3 (1.81%) Firewall
3 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.60%) LDAP
4 1 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (48.80%) Oracle Database
2 50 (30.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 34 (20.48%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (20.48%) Relational Database
4 32 (19.28%) RDBMS
5 22 (13.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (7.23%) MongoDB
6 12 (7.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (4.82%) SQL Server
8 7 (4.22%) Big Data
8 7 (4.22%) Pentaho
8 7 (4.22%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.61%) SQLPlus
10 5 (3.01%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (2.41%) Apache Hive
11 4 (2.41%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (23.49%) Eclipse
1 39 (23.49%) Maven
2 11 (6.63%) Mockito
3 10 (6.02%) TestNG
3 10 (6.02%) JUnit
4 8 (4.82%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.82%) Gradle
4 8 (4.82%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.22%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 38 (22.89%) Finance
2 19 (11.45%) Banking
3 4 (2.41%) Retail
3 4 (2.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.60%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 57 (34.34%) Developer
2 39 (23.49%) Java Developer
3 33 (19.88%) Senior Developer
4 31 (18.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (17.47%) Architect
6 26 (15.66%) Consultant
7 25 (15.06%) Designer
7 25 (15.06%) SOA Designer
8 17 (10.24%) Technical Architect
9 15 (9.04%) DBA
9 15 (9.04%) Oracle Consultant
9 15 (9.04%) Oracle DBA
9 15 (9.04%) Oracle SOA Consultant
9 15 (9.04%) SOA Consultant
10 12 (7.23%) Administrator
11 10 (6.02%) Lead Designer
12 9 (5.42%) Middleware Administrator
13 8 (4.82%) Oracle SOA Developer
13 8 (4.82%) SOA Developer
13 8 (4.82%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (39.16%) Web Services
1 65 (39.16%) Spring
2 62 (37.35%) XML
3 53 (31.93%) Hibernate
4 48 (28.92%) Oracle Fusion
5 41 (24.70%) Java EE
6 39 (23.49%) JPA
7 37 (22.29%) XML Schema
8 35 (21.08%) JMS
9 33 (19.88%) Drools
9 33 (19.88%) jBPM
10 31 (18.67%) TopLink
10 31 (18.67%) RESTful
10 31 (18.67%) WSDL
10 31 (18.67%) XSD
10 31 (18.67%) EJB
10 31 (18.67%) JDBC
10 31 (18.67%) EclipseLink
11 30 (18.07%) J2EE
12 24 (14.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.23%) Data Integration
3 11 (6.63%) iPad
4 10 (6.02%) Mathematics
4 10 (6.02%) Physics
5 9 (5.42%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.22%) N-Tier
7 6 (3.61%) Mainframe
8 5 (3.01%) Derivative
9 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.41%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.41%) Equities
9 4 (2.41%) Wiki
9 4 (2.41%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.20%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.20%) GIS
10 2 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.67%) Linux
2 19 (11.45%) Solaris
3 18 (10.84%) UNIX
4 14 (8.43%) Windows
5 13 (7.83%) AIX
6 10 (6.02%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.81%) zOS
9 1 (0.60%) Android
9 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (35.54%) SOA
2 41 (24.70%) MVC
3 37 (22.29%) Use Case
4 32 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (18.67%) Unified Process
5 31 (18.67%) RUP
6 30 (18.07%) Open Source
7 29 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (15.06%) People Management
9 21 (12.65%) Technical Architecture
10 17 (10.24%) E-Commerce
11 16 (9.64%) ERP
12 15 (9.04%) BPEL
12 15 (9.04%) SDLC
13 14 (8.43%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (8.43%) Mentoring
14 13 (7.83%) Project Planning
14 13 (7.83%) Project Management
14 13 (7.83%) Service Management
15 12 (7.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 91 (54.82%) Java
2 31 (18.67%) AspectJ
3 30 (18.07%) SQL
4 21 (12.65%) JavaScript
5 19 (11.45%) Shell Script
6 16 (9.64%) PL/SQL
7 13 (7.83%) Python
8 12 (7.23%) PHP
9 9 (5.42%) Perl
10 8 (4.82%) Ruby
11 6 (3.61%) XPath
12 2 (1.20%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.20%) JCL
12 2 (1.20%) C#
12 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.60%) C++
13 1 (0.60%) sed
Qualifications
1 16 (9.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.41%) QA
3 2 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.02%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.81%) Docker
4 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (3.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (3.01%) Oracle Statspack
2 5 (3.01%) Data Guard
2 5 (3.01%) Puppet
3 4 (2.41%) logstash
4 3 (1.81%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.20%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 97 (58.43%) Oracle
2 8 (4.82%) VMware
3 7 (4.22%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.22%) HP
3 7 (4.22%) Talend
4 5 (3.01%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.41%) Sun
5 4 (2.41%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.60%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.60%) Informatica
6 1 (0.60%) Telerik
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