The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 93 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 3 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.25% 0.22% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.64% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 16
Average salary £38,500 £31,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -9.28%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%
Middleware
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
390 314 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.53% 34.17% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 335 279 395
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Middleware
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Middleware Salary Trend in South Wales

Middleware
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cardiff -1 3 £38,500 +14.92%
Middleware
Wales

Middleware
Top 23 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XHTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript