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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 105 131 116
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 151 98 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.59% 1.60% 1.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 3.65% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 78 67 52
Average salary £43,798 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,031
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.38%
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
2567 2686 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.96% 43.80% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 2315 2073
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
Dorset +43 36 - -
Bristol -22 35 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Wiltshire +4 29 £45,245 -17.73% 3
Gloucestershire -4 27 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Somerset +13 3 £55,000 - 2
Devon -10 3 £35,000 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 173 (60.07%) Oracle
2 124 (43.06%) Java
3 108 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (36.81%) SOA
5 99 (34.38%) Finance
6 90 (31.25%) Linux
7 86 (29.86%) Configuration Management
8 76 (26.39%) Oracle Fusion
9 73 (25.35%) Banking
10 72 (25.00%) XML
11 68 (23.61%) SQL
12 62 (21.53%) OO
13 59 (20.49%) Oracle Database
14 58 (20.14%) IBM
15 57 (19.79%) Software Engineering
15 57 (19.79%) Relational Database
16 55 (19.10%) VMware
16 55 (19.10%) UNIX
17 53 (18.40%) C++
17 53 (18.40%) HTML
17 53 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
18 51 (17.71%) SDLC
19 50 (17.36%) QA
20 49 (17.01%) Security Cleared
21 48 (16.67%) Windows
22 47 (16.32%) Python
22 47 (16.32%) JavaScript
22 47 (16.32%) SQL Server
22 47 (16.32%) Mentoring
23 46 (15.97%) WebSphere

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 46 (15.97%) WebSphere
2 40 (13.89%) Tomcat
3 32 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 31 (10.76%) Apache
5 27 (9.38%) Node.js
6 25 (8.68%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (7.64%) WebLogic
8 19 (6.60%) JBoss
9 14 (4.86%) MQSeries
10 9 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (2.43%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
12 6 (2.08%) IIS
13 5 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.69%) GlassFish
15 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.35%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 5 (1.74%) MS Office
2 2 (0.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (13.19%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (11.46%) Oracle Cash Management
3 32 (11.11%) Temenos T24
4 16 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.29%) PaaS
1 21 (7.29%) IaaS
2 19 (6.60%) SaaS
3 4 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.04%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.17%) Internet
2 7 (2.43%) LDAP
3 6 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.08%) Network Security
4 5 (1.74%) HTTP
5 4 (1.39%) VoIP
5 4 (1.39%) WAN
6 3 (1.04%) IPv4
6 3 (1.04%) IPv6
7 2 (0.69%) DHCP
7 2 (0.69%) VPN
7 2 (0.69%) DNS
7 2 (0.69%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.35%) SMTP
8 1 (0.35%) SAN
8 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.35%) NAS
8 1 (0.35%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.35%) PABX
8 1 (0.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (20.49%) Oracle Database
2 57 (19.79%) Relational Database
3 47 (16.32%) SQL Server
4 41 (14.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 38 (13.19%) OLTP
6 35 (12.15%) Oracle BI EE
7 28 (9.72%) RDBMS
7 28 (9.72%) MySQL
8 27 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 26 (9.03%) MongoDB
10 25 (8.68%) Big Data
11 19 (6.60%) Hadoop
12 18 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (5.21%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (3.82%) Oracle ODI
16 9 (3.13%) DB2
17 6 (2.08%) Data Mining
17 6 (2.08%) SQLite
17 6 (2.08%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 27 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.60%) ClearCase
3 9 (3.13%) JDeveloper
4 8 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.78%) JUnit
5 7 (2.43%) Subversion
6 6 (2.08%) Xcode
6 6 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (2.08%) Mercurial
6 6 (2.08%) Ant
6 6 (2.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (1.74%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.74%) TestDirector
7 5 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.39%) JIRA
9 3 (1.04%) Hudson
10 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.35%) Calabash
11 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.35%) Selenium
General
1 99 (34.38%) Finance
2 73 (25.35%) Banking
3 32 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 27 (9.38%) Telecoms
5 20 (6.94%) Military
6 19 (6.60%) Law
7 9 (3.13%) Advertising
8 8 (2.78%) Marketing
9 6 (2.08%) Retail
10 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.69%) Electronics
11 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (29.51%) Developer
2 52 (18.06%) Architect
3 40 (13.89%) Analyst
4 38 (13.19%) Software Engineer
5 31 (10.76%) Middleware Analyst
6 23 (7.99%) Oracle Analyst
7 19 (6.60%) Senior Developer
8 18 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
9 17 (5.90%) Technical Specialist
10 15 (5.21%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (4.86%) Oracle Developer
11 14 (4.86%) Linux Engineer
11 14 (4.86%) OBIEE Developer
11 14 (4.86%) Middleware Developer
12 13 (4.51%) Designer
12 13 (4.51%) Technical Designer
12 13 (4.51%) Support Analyst
13 12 (4.17%) Oracle Support Analyst
14 11 (3.82%) Java Developer
14 11 (3.82%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (26.39%) Oracle Fusion
2 72 (25.00%) XML
3 53 (18.40%) HTML
4 45 (15.63%) J2EE
5 42 (14.58%) SOAP
6 41 (14.24%) Web Services
6 41 (14.24%) WSDL
7 40 (13.89%) REST
8 39 (13.54%) CSS
9 37 (12.85%) Spring
9 37 (12.85%) HTML5
10 31 (10.76%) Hibernate
11 29 (10.07%) XSLT
12 26 (9.03%) XSD
13 23 (7.99%) Apache Camel
14 22 (7.64%) CSS3
14 22 (7.64%) .NET
14 22 (7.64%) WCF
15 18 (6.25%) MSMQ
15 18 (6.25%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.85%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (10.42%) Data Centre
3 29 (10.07%) Visualisation
4 28 (9.72%) Management Information System
5 25 (8.68%) Computer Science
6 22 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (7.29%) PKI
8 15 (5.21%) Mainframe
9 13 (4.51%) Client/Server
10 10 (3.47%) DataPower
11 9 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (3.13%) Mobile App
12 7 (2.43%) User Experience
12 7 (2.43%) Replication
13 6 (2.08%) W3C
13 6 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
13 6 (2.08%) Data Structures
13 6 (2.08%) iPhone
13 6 (2.08%) Social Media
13 6 (2.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 90 (31.25%) Linux
2 55 (19.10%) UNIX
3 48 (16.67%) Windows
4 12 (4.17%) Android
5 10 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.47%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.08%) Solaris
7 3 (1.04%) CentOS
8 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (36.81%) SOA
3 86 (29.86%) Configuration Management
4 62 (21.53%) OO
5 57 (19.79%) Software Engineering
6 51 (17.71%) SDLC
7 47 (16.32%) Mentoring
8 43 (14.93%) Scrum
9 41 (14.24%) Business Intelligence
9 41 (14.24%) DevOps
10 38 (13.19%) CRM
10 38 (13.19%) BPEL
11 34 (11.81%) Performance Tuning
11 34 (11.81%) Test Automation
12 33 (11.46%) Cash Management
13 32 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
14 31 (10.76%) UML
15 30 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (10.07%) ITIL
16 29 (10.07%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (43.06%) Java
2 68 (23.61%) SQL
3 53 (18.40%) C++
4 47 (16.32%) JavaScript
4 47 (16.32%) Python
5 42 (14.58%) Perl
5 42 (14.58%) C
6 27 (9.38%) XPath
7 25 (8.68%) C#
8 24 (8.33%) Ruby
9 19 (6.60%) Jython
10 12 (4.17%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.47%) PL/SQL
12 9 (3.13%) VBScript
12 9 (3.13%) PowerShell
12 9 (3.13%) VBA
13 6 (2.08%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.08%) VB
13 6 (2.08%) PHP
14 4 (1.39%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 49 (17.01%) Security Cleared
2 43 (14.93%) SC Cleared
3 40 (13.89%) Degree
4 26 (9.03%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.74%) ISEB
6 2 (0.69%) MCSE
6 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CCSA
7 1 (0.35%) MCSA
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (17.36%) QA
2 21 (7.29%) SLA
3 6 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.74%) HL7
5 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (7.64%) Hyper-V
3 20 (6.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 18 (6.25%) VirtualBox
5 12 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (2.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (2.08%) Oracle Clusterware
8 5 (1.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.35%) XenApp
9 1 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (7.29%) Puppet
1 21 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (6.25%) Oracle Identity Management
2 18 (6.25%) Vagrant
3 8 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (2.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (2.08%) Data Guard
5 6 (2.08%) Oracle Flashback
6 5 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.39%) CA Endevor
8 3 (1.04%) Ansible
9 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 173 (60.07%) Oracle
2 58 (20.14%) IBM
3 55 (19.10%) VMware
4 40 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 38 (13.19%) Siebel
6 32 (11.11%) Green Hat
7 31 (10.76%) TIBCO
8 15 (5.21%) Google
9 14 (4.86%) webMethods
9 14 (4.86%) Informatica
10 11 (3.82%) Red Hat
10 11 (3.82%) Cisco
11 10 (3.47%) Avaya
12 7 (2.43%) Sybase
12 7 (2.43%) SAP
12 7 (2.43%) Panasonic
12 7 (2.43%) Toshiba
13 6 (2.08%) Sencha
13 6 (2.08%) Appcelerator
13 6 (2.08%) Netbiscuits
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ham, Wiltshire
Cognizant
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glastonbury, Somerset
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive Salary & Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
South West England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 18 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 21 days ago