The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 169 148 137
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -11
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 56 72 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 1.34% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.23% 2.91% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 39 62 51
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £33,000 £32,755
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2513 2478 2390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.32% 46.05% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 2258 2159
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +10 31 £40,000 - 1
Dorset - 8 £61,250 - 5
Wiltshire -14 7 £45,000 -3.22%
Gloucestershire -5 6 £38,500 -6.09% 1
Devon - 2 £50,000 -
Somerset -11 1 £36,000 -20.00% 1
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 68 (59.65%) Oracle
2 54 (47.37%) SQL
3 52 (45.61%) Linux
4 44 (38.60%) Java
5 39 (34.21%) HTML
6 31 (27.19%) JavaScript
7 30 (26.32%) Oracle Fusion
8 26 (22.81%) Oracle Database
9 25 (21.93%) Finance
10 24 (21.05%) CRM
10 24 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
11 23 (20.18%) SOA
11 23 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (19.30%) Apache
13 20 (17.54%) XML
13 20 (17.54%) Security Cleared
13 20 (17.54%) Degree
14 19 (16.67%) CSS
14 19 (16.67%) Web Services
15 18 (15.79%) BPEL
16 17 (14.91%) Oracle Reports
16 17 (14.91%) JDeveloper
16 17 (14.91%) QA
17 16 (14.04%) Oracle EBS R12
17 16 (14.04%) PL/SQL
17 16 (14.04%) MySQL
17 16 (14.04%) Oracle EBS
18 15 (13.16%) Oracle ERP
18 15 (13.16%) ERP
18 15 (13.16%) Computer Science

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (19.30%) Apache
2 14 (12.28%) WebLogic
3 12 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
4 11 (9.65%) Tomcat
5 10 (8.77%) WebSphere
6 9 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (4.39%) IIS
7 5 (4.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (3.51%) GlassFish
8 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.63%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (2.63%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Process Server
10 2 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.75%) WebLogic Integration
11 1 (0.88%) Lync
11 1 (0.88%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (14.04%) Oracle EBS R12
1 16 (14.04%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (13.16%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (7.02%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (7.02%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (7.02%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (6.14%) Oracle CRM
5 5 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (4.39%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (3.51%) AWD
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 3 (2.63%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (1.75%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Google Apps
1 6 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.89%) Internet
2 8 (7.02%) HTTP
2 8 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.14%) WAN
4 6 (5.26%) Intranet
4 6 (5.26%) IPv4
4 6 (5.26%) IPv6
4 6 (5.26%) VoIP
5 3 (2.63%) DVB
5 3 (2.63%) DLNA
6 2 (1.75%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.75%) FTP
7 1 (0.88%) LAN
7 1 (0.88%) Firewall
7 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.81%) Oracle Database
2 24 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (14.91%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (14.04%) MySQL
5 13 (11.40%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (9.65%) Relational Database
7 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
8 8 (7.02%) Hazelcast
8 8 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.51%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (2.63%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (1.75%) MS Access
12 2 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (1.75%) DB2
12 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (14.91%) JDeveloper
2 12 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (7.02%) Eclipse
4 7 (6.14%) JUnit
4 7 (6.14%) Maven
5 5 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (4.39%) jMock
5 5 (4.39%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.75%) JProfiler
6 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.75%) Subversion
6 2 (1.75%) Introscope
6 2 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.75%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.75%) Toad
7 1 (0.88%) Ant
7 1 (0.88%) NUnit
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.88%) Hudson
General
1 25 (21.93%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Military
3 6 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 5 (4.39%) Legal
5 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.75%) Marketing
6 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.75%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.75%) Banking
6 2 (1.75%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) Law
7 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (24.56%) Architect
1 28 (24.56%) Analyst
2 20 (17.54%) Developer
3 15 (13.16%) Applications Support
4 12 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 11 (9.65%) Administrator
6 10 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (7.89%) Test Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) QA Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) QA Test Analyst
8 8 (7.02%) Applications Architect
8 8 (7.02%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Technical Architect
9 7 (6.14%) QA Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) Functional Analyst
10 6 (5.26%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Consultant
11 5 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.39%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (34.21%) HTML
2 30 (26.32%) Oracle Fusion
3 20 (17.54%) XML
4 19 (16.67%) CSS
4 19 (16.67%) Web Services
5 13 (11.40%) FreeMarker
6 10 (8.77%) J2EE
7 9 (7.89%) .NET
7 9 (7.89%) Spring
7 9 (7.89%) Ajax
7 9 (7.89%) jQuery
7 9 (7.89%) WebCenter
8 8 (7.02%) RESTful
8 8 (7.02%) ActiveMQ
8 8 (7.02%) XML-RPC
8 8 (7.02%) JSP
8 8 (7.02%) XSLT
9 7 (6.14%) Struts
9 7 (6.14%) Java EE
9 7 (6.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.40%) PKI
3 11 (9.65%) Open Source
4 9 (7.89%) Mobile App
5 8 (7.02%) BBC
6 7 (6.14%) Clustering
6 7 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.63%) MPEG
7 3 (2.63%) Xbox
8 2 (1.75%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.75%) DataPower
8 2 (1.75%) GIS
8 2 (1.75%) DTV
9 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 52 (45.61%) Linux
2 14 (12.28%) UNIX
3 13 (11.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (9.65%) Windows
5 4 (3.51%) Solaris
5 4 (3.51%) VMS
6 3 (2.63%) Android
6 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.75%) HPUX
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.05%) CRM
2 23 (20.18%) SOA
2 23 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (15.79%) BPEL
4 15 (13.16%) ERP
5 14 (12.28%) System Testing
5 14 (12.28%) Project Management
6 13 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.40%) Kanban
7 12 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (10.53%) Workflow
8 11 (9.65%) Scrum
8 11 (9.65%) Software Engineering
9 10 (8.77%) Test Scripting
9 10 (8.77%) Regression Testing
10 9 (7.89%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.89%) Logistics
10 9 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (7.89%) Web Development
10 9 (7.89%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.37%) SQL
2 44 (38.60%) Java
3 31 (27.19%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.04%) PL/SQL
5 13 (11.40%) C++
6 11 (9.65%) Shell Script
6 11 (9.65%) Python
7 9 (7.89%) PHP
7 9 (7.89%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.02%) Groovy
8 8 (7.02%) Ruby
8 8 (7.02%) C
9 4 (3.51%) C#
9 4 (3.51%) Perl
10 3 (2.63%) XQuery
11 2 (1.75%) VB
12 1 (0.88%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.88%) VBScript
12 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (17.54%) Security Cleared
1 20 (17.54%) Degree
2 13 (11.40%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.75%) ISEB
5 1 (0.88%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.75%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (1.75%) nmon
1 2 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (1.75%) Nagios
1 2 (1.75%) OpenView
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 68 (59.65%) Oracle
2 13 (11.40%) Red Hat
2 13 (11.40%) Saba
2 13 (11.40%) Google
3 10 (8.77%) JBoss
3 10 (8.77%) Informatica
4 8 (7.02%) Siebel
5 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.26%) Facebook
6 6 (5.26%) TIBCO
6 6 (5.26%) Cisco
6 6 (5.26%) IBM
7 4 (3.51%) Trapeze
7 4 (3.51%) LANDesk
7 4 (3.51%) VMware
7 4 (3.51%) HP
8 2 (1.75%) Twitter
8 2 (1.75%) Green Hat
8 2 (1.75%) Kony
8 2 (1.75%) SAP
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