The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 193 162 188
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +26
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 61 81 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 1.35% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.58% 3.12% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 19 53 34
Average salary £47,304 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,421 £36,500 £24,425
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Middleware
England

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2363 2596 2425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.21% 43.27% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2018 2357 2178
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Middleware
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Middleware Salary Trend in the South West

Middleware
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Middleware Salary Histogram in the South West

Middleware
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Dorset +37 29 £65,000 - 1
Wiltshire -5 13 £47,304 +5.12% 5
Bristol -47 5 - -
Gloucestershire 0 4 £46,250 -40.32% 1
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 59 (48.76%) Oracle
2 51 (42.15%) Java
2 51 (42.15%) Finance
3 48 (39.67%) SOA
4 45 (37.19%) XML
5 42 (34.71%) QA
6 41 (33.88%) IBM
7 38 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (27.27%) Banking
9 32 (26.45%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (25.62%) Configuration Management
11 28 (23.14%) HP
11 28 (23.14%) Relational Database
12 27 (22.31%) Oracle Database
12 27 (22.31%) SDLC
12 27 (22.31%) ISEB
12 27 (22.31%) Linux
12 27 (22.31%) Software Testing
13 26 (21.49%) TCP/IP
14 25 (20.66%) Software Engineering
15 23 (19.01%) Test Management
15 23 (19.01%) MQSeries
15 23 (19.01%) Windows
15 23 (19.01%) JavaScript
15 23 (19.01%) Test Automation
16 22 (18.18%) Green Hat
16 22 (18.18%) Unix
17 21 (17.36%) Oracle Fusion
17 21 (17.36%) Security Cleared
18 20 (16.53%) SQL

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 23 (19.01%) MQSeries
2 18 (14.88%) WebSphere
3 16 (13.22%) WebLogic
4 13 (10.74%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (7.44%) Node.js
7 8 (6.61%) Apache
7 8 (6.61%) Tomcat
7 8 (6.61%) WebSphere Process Server
8 7 (5.79%) IBM HTTP Server
9 6 (4.96%) IIS
10 5 (4.13%) JBoss
11 4 (3.31%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (3.31%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (15.70%) Temenos T24
2 10 (8.26%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.48%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.83%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.26%) IaaS
2 7 (5.79%) PaaS
3 4 (3.31%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (1.65%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (21.49%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.74%) Internet
3 9 (7.44%) HTTP
4 6 (4.96%) LDAP
5 5 (4.13%) SSL
6 4 (3.31%) SAN
7 3 (2.48%) Intranet
7 3 (2.48%) LAN
7 3 (2.48%) WAN
8 2 (1.65%) DHCP
8 2 (1.65%) DNS
8 2 (1.65%) DVB
8 2 (1.65%) Firewall
8 2 (1.65%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.83%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.83%) DLNA
9 1 (0.83%) HbbTV
9 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.14%) Relational Database
2 27 (22.31%) Oracle Database
3 15 (12.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (11.57%) Big Data
4 14 (11.57%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (10.74%) MongoDB
5 13 (10.74%) SQL Server
6 12 (9.92%) OLTP
7 10 (8.26%) RDBMS
8 7 (5.79%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (4.96%) MySQL
10 5 (4.13%) Couchbase
10 5 (4.13%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.13%) Redis
11 4 (3.31%) TKPROF
12 2 (1.65%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.65%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.83%) GIS
13 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.44%) Subversion
3 8 (6.61%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (4.96%) HP UFT
5 5 (4.13%) ClearCase
5 5 (4.13%) LoadRunner
5 5 (4.13%) YourKit
6 4 (3.31%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.65%) Gradle
7 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.65%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.83%) Ant
8 1 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.83%) MagicDraw
8 1 (0.83%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.83%) WinRunner
General
1 51 (42.15%) Finance
2 33 (27.27%) Banking
3 16 (13.22%) Investment Banking
4 9 (7.44%) Retail
5 8 (6.61%) Financial Institution
6 7 (5.79%) Military
7 3 (2.48%) Local Government
7 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.65%) Back Office
8 2 (1.65%) Electronics
8 2 (1.65%) Law
9 1 (0.83%) Advertising
9 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.83%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (13.22%) Software Engineer
2 15 (12.40%) Test Engineer
3 14 (11.57%) Developer
4 12 (9.92%) Test Leader
5 10 (8.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 9 (7.44%) Architect
6 9 (7.44%) Middleware Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) QA Leader
8 7 (5.79%) DBA
8 7 (5.79%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (4.96%) Oracle Specialist
10 5 (4.13%) Defect Manager
10 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (4.13%) Functional Test Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Lead Tester
10 5 (4.13%) Non-Functional Tester
10 5 (4.13%) QA Tester
10 5 (4.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (37.19%) XML
2 21 (17.36%) Oracle Fusion
3 19 (15.70%) HTML
4 15 (12.40%) J2EE
4 15 (12.40%) Spring
5 14 (11.57%) AngularJS
6 12 (9.92%) CSS
7 11 (9.09%) HTML5
8 10 (8.26%) .NET
8 10 (8.26%) Hibernate
8 10 (8.26%) IBM Integration Bus
8 10 (8.26%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (6.61%) Apache Camel
9 8 (6.61%) CSS3
10 7 (5.79%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (4.96%) Java EE
11 6 (4.96%) LAMP
12 5 (4.13%) JMS
12 5 (4.13%) Silverlight
12 5 (4.13%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.45%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.40%) Management Information System
3 12 (9.92%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (7.44%) SWIFT
6 8 (6.61%) Data Centre
6 8 (6.61%) PKI
6 8 (6.61%) Visualisation
7 6 (4.96%) Client/Server
7 6 (4.96%) DataPower
8 5 (4.13%) Internet of Things
9 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
9 4 (3.31%) Replication
9 4 (3.31%) W3C
10 3 (2.48%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.65%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.83%) Clustering
12 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.83%) STB
12 1 (0.83%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.31%) Linux
2 23 (19.01%) Windows
3 22 (18.18%) Unix
4 9 (7.44%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.48%) AIX
7 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.65%) Android
8 2 (1.65%) Solaris
8 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.83%) HPUX
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.67%) SOA
2 38 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (25.62%) Configuration Management
4 27 (22.31%) SDLC
4 27 (22.31%) Software Testing
5 25 (20.66%) Software Engineering
6 23 (19.01%) Test Automation
6 23 (19.01%) Test Management
7 19 (15.70%) Regression Testing
8 18 (14.88%) Data Management
8 18 (14.88%) Data Modelling
8 18 (14.88%) Functional Testing
8 18 (14.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (14.05%) System Testing
10 16 (13.22%) Analytics
11 15 (12.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (11.57%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (11.57%) Process Management
12 14 (11.57%) Scrum
12 14 (11.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.15%) Java
2 23 (19.01%) JavaScript
3 20 (16.53%) SQL
4 14 (11.57%) C
4 14 (11.57%) C++
5 13 (10.74%) Python
5 13 (10.74%) XPath
6 11 (9.09%) Perl
7 10 (8.26%) C#
8 9 (7.44%) Ruby
9 8 (6.61%) PL/SQL
10 7 (5.79%) Clojure
11 6 (4.96%) Groovy
12 5 (4.13%) Bash Shell
12 5 (4.13%) Scala
13 3 (2.48%) Jython
14 2 (1.65%) PHP
15 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.83%) Tcl
15 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (22.31%) ISEB
2 21 (17.36%) Security Cleared
3 15 (12.40%) ISTQB
4 13 (10.74%) Degree
5 12 (9.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
8 5 (4.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (2.48%) CCNA
9 3 (2.48%) CCSA
9 3 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.48%) MCSE
9 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (34.71%) QA
2 7 (5.79%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.48%) SLA
4 1 (0.83%) HL7
4 1 (0.83%) MISRA
4 1 (0.83%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.83%) OIPF
System Software
1 13 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.61%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (5.79%) PowerHA
4 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.13%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (3.31%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (1.65%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.83%) Docker
7 1 (0.83%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (12.40%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (4.13%) Ansible
3 5 (4.13%) CA Service Virtualization
3 5 (4.13%) Data Guard
3 5 (4.13%) nmon
3 5 (4.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle Flashback
4 4 (3.31%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.48%) Puppet
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 59 (48.76%) Oracle
2 41 (33.88%) IBM
3 28 (23.14%) HP
4 22 (18.18%) Green Hat
5 18 (14.88%) VMware
5 18 (14.88%) webMethods
6 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.13%) ATG
7 5 (4.13%) Dynatrace
7 5 (4.13%) Jaspersoft
8 4 (3.31%) Cisco
8 4 (3.31%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.48%) Avaya
9 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.48%) SAP
9 3 (2.48%) Unisys
10 2 (1.65%) Software AG
11 1 (0.83%) Actuate
11 1 (0.83%) BEA
11 1 (0.83%) Citrix
South West
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 23 days ago