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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 164 103 124
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +21
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 74 117 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.19% 2.30% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.84% 5.25% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 43 53 66
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £57,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -2.06%
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
2608 2228 2145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.94% 43.79% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2247 1996 1936
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
(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
Bristol +22 39 £41,000 +9.33% 4
Gloucestershire +2 16 £41,000 -
Wiltshire -47 6 £37,329 -10.05% 1
Somerset -11 5 £70,000 +83.00%
Devon -22 5 £35,000 - 1
Dorset -27 2 £60,000 +20.00%
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 73 (45.91%) Oracle
2 70 (44.03%) SOA
3 65 (40.88%) Java
4 52 (32.70%) Web Services
5 51 (32.08%) Linux
6 50 (31.45%) SQL
7 48 (30.19%) XML
8 43 (27.04%) J2EE
8 43 (27.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 43 (27.04%) Oracle Database
9 38 (23.90%) Oracle Fusion
10 36 (22.64%) Security Cleared
11 35 (22.01%) HTML
12 34 (21.38%) SQL Server
13 31 (19.50%) Finance
14 29 (18.24%) Spring
15 28 (17.61%) Hibernate
16 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
17 26 (16.35%) Eclipse
17 26 (16.35%) Oracle Service Bus
17 26 (16.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 25 (15.72%) Apache
19 24 (15.09%) JBoss
19 24 (15.09%) JSP
20 22 (13.84%) JUnit
20 22 (13.84%) JDBC
20 22 (13.84%) CRM
20 22 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
21 21 (13.21%) Apache CXF
21 21 (13.21%) WebLogic

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 26 (16.35%) Oracle Service Bus
1 26 (16.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 25 (15.72%) Apache
3 21 (13.21%) WebLogic
4 17 (10.69%) WebSphere
5 14 (8.81%) IIS
6 11 (6.92%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (6.29%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.77%) TIBCO EMS
8 6 (3.77%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 5 (3.14%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.26%) Lync
11 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (10.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (10.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.77%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (3.14%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (3.14%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (3.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 5 (3.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (3.14%) Google Analytics
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.63%) Summit
5 1 (0.63%) AWD
5 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.77%) Google Apps
2 5 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.03%) VoIP
1 8 (5.03%) HTTP
2 7 (4.40%) WAN
2 7 (4.40%) Internet
3 6 (3.77%) IPv4
3 6 (3.77%) IPv6
4 4 (2.52%) SAN
4 4 (2.52%) VPN
4 4 (2.52%) NAS
5 3 (1.89%) DNS
5 3 (1.89%) DHCP
5 3 (1.89%) LDAP
6 2 (1.26%) FTP
7 1 (0.63%) LAN
7 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.63%) MPLS
7 1 (0.63%) DVB
7 1 (0.63%) Firewall
7 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.04%) Oracle Database 11g
1 43 (27.04%) Oracle Database
2 34 (21.38%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (6.92%) DTS
4 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (3.77%) MySQL
6 6 (3.77%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (2.52%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 26 (16.35%) Eclipse
2 22 (13.84%) JUnit
3 19 (11.95%) JDeveloper
4 14 (8.81%) Maven
5 13 (8.18%) Hudson
6 9 (5.66%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (4.40%) Subversion
8 5 (3.14%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.89%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.89%) Selenium
9 3 (1.89%) Calabash
10 2 (1.26%) Toad
11 1 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.63%) MSI
11 1 (0.63%) Introscope
11 1 (0.63%) NUnit
11 1 (0.63%) jMock
11 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.63%) JProfiler
General
1 31 (19.50%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Legal
3 5 (3.14%) Advertising
3 5 (3.14%) Marketing
4 3 (1.89%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.26%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Avionics
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (25.16%) Architect
2 35 (22.01%) Developer
3 19 (11.95%) Technical Architect
3 19 (11.95%) Applications Support
4 18 (11.32%) Analyst
5 16 (10.06%) Technical Leader
6 15 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 14 (8.81%) Middleware Developer
8 11 (6.92%) Integration Analyst
9 9 (5.66%) Administrator
10 8 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.03%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 5 (3.14%) Technical Manager
13 5 (3.14%) Digital Architect
14 4 (2.52%) Support Manager
14 4 (2.52%) Test Analyst
14 4 (2.52%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (32.70%) Web Services
2 48 (30.19%) XML
3 43 (27.04%) J2EE
4 38 (23.90%) Oracle Fusion
5 35 (22.01%) HTML
6 29 (18.24%) Spring
7 28 (17.61%) Hibernate
8 24 (15.09%) JSP
9 22 (13.84%) JDBC
10 21 (13.21%) Apache CXF
11 19 (11.95%) FreeMarker
12 18 (11.32%) .NET
13 17 (10.69%) SOAP
14 13 (8.18%) REST
15 12 (7.55%) HTML5
15 12 (7.55%) ASP.NET
16 10 (6.29%) MSMQ
16 10 (6.29%) JSON
16 10 (6.29%) WCF
16 10 (6.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.95%) PKI
3 11 (6.92%) Data Integration
3 11 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (6.29%) Mobile App
5 9 (5.66%) GIS
6 8 (5.03%) Client/Server
6 8 (5.03%) Open Source
6 8 (5.03%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.77%) Xbox
8 5 (3.14%) Mainframe
8 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.52%) CESG
10 2 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.63%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.63%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.63%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.63%) STB
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.08%) Linux
2 15 (9.43%) Windows
3 13 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.40%) UNIX
4 7 (4.40%) Android
5 6 (3.77%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.26%) Solaris
6 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.63%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (44.03%) SOA
2 22 (13.84%) CRM
3 19 (11.95%) Integration Testing
4 17 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (10.06%) Project Management
6 15 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (9.43%) Software Engineering
7 14 (8.81%) ITIL
8 12 (7.55%) UML
8 12 (7.55%) BPEL
8 12 (7.55%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (7.55%) Line Management
9 11 (6.92%) ERP
10 10 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.29%) Workflow
11 9 (5.66%) OO
11 9 (5.66%) Business Analysis
12 8 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.03%) Scrum
12 8 (5.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 65 (40.88%) Java
2 50 (31.45%) SQL
3 21 (13.21%) JavaScript
4 11 (6.92%) C
4 11 (6.92%) T-SQL
5 10 (6.29%) XQuery
6 7 (4.40%) Bash Shell
6 7 (4.40%) Python
7 6 (3.77%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.77%) C#
8 3 (1.89%) C++
8 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.63%) Perl
9 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (22.64%) Security Cleared
2 20 (12.58%) SC Cleared
3 19 (11.95%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.14%) Degree
5 1 (0.63%) ISEB
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.63%) MCITP
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.29%) QA
2 3 (1.89%) COBIT
3 2 (1.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.63%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) Puppet
1 4 (2.52%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.63%) nmon
2 1 (0.63%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.63%) WSUS
2 1 (0.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.63%) SCOM
2 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (45.91%) Oracle
2 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 24 (15.09%) JBoss
4 19 (11.95%) TIBCO
5 13 (8.18%) Red Hat
5 13 (8.18%) Saba
6 12 (7.55%) Google
7 11 (6.92%) Facebook
8 9 (5.66%) SAP
9 8 (5.03%) Unisys
10 7 (4.40%) JD Edwards
11 5 (3.14%) Siebel
11 5 (3.14%) VMware
11 5 (3.14%) Twitter
12 4 (2.52%) Sitecore
13 3 (1.89%) webMethods
14 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.63%) Sencha
14 1 (0.63%) HP
14 1 (0.63%) Dell
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 Per Annum Negotiable, plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago