The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 60 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.39% 0.48% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 1.42% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -45.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £34,000 £72,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £44,000 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.06%
Middleware
Berkshire

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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 212 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.71% 33.87% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 137 204 172
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Middleware
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Slough region.

Middleware Salary Trend in Slough

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (75.00%) ABAP
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (50.00%) SAPscript
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) AS400
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) EDI
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (50.00%) BAPI
2 2 (50.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (50.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) iSeries
2 2 (50.00%) SAP GRC
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) nmon

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (50.00%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (25.00%) Introscope
1 1 (25.00%) JProfiler
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EDI
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (50.00%) BAPI
1 2 (50.00%) SAP XI
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) ODBC
2 1 (25.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) ABAP
2 2 (50.00%) SAPscript
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (25.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft