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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 139 116 134
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 96 100 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.57% 1.92% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.62% 4.32% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 65 47 62
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -5.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,306 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £50,000 £54,750
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
2654 2314 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.28% 44.48% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2285 2065 2045
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 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +25 43 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Gloucestershire +11 21 £41,000 - 1
Wiltshire -37 15 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Devon -14 7 £35,000 -6.66%
Dorset -21 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Somerset -19 1 - -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 64 (41.03%) Oracle
2 59 (37.82%) SOA
3 52 (33.33%) Java
4 50 (32.05%) SQL
5 49 (31.41%) Linux
6 37 (23.72%) Web Services
6 37 (23.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 37 (23.72%) Security Cleared
6 37 (23.72%) Oracle Database
7 34 (21.79%) HTML
8 33 (21.15%) Finance
9 31 (19.87%) SQL Server
9 31 (19.87%) Oracle Fusion
10 30 (19.23%) J2EE
10 30 (19.23%) XML
11 26 (16.67%) Apache
12 25 (16.03%) CRM
13 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
13 20 (12.82%) SC Cleared
14 19 (12.18%) JavaScript
14 19 (12.18%) WebSphere
15 18 (11.54%) PKI
15 18 (11.54%) Spring
15 18 (11.54%) SOAP
15 18 (11.54%) TIBCO
15 18 (11.54%) DV Cleared
15 18 (11.54%) FreeMarker
16 17 (10.90%) Software Engineering
16 17 (10.90%) Hibernate
17 16 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (16.67%) Apache
2 19 (12.18%) WebSphere
3 15 (9.62%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (9.62%) WebLogic
4 14 (8.97%) IIS
5 13 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (7.05%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.49%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (4.49%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
8 6 (3.85%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.28%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.28%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.64%) Lync
11 1 (0.64%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.64%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (4.49%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (4.49%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (3.85%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (3.21%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 5 (3.21%) Google Analytics
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.64%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (5.13%) Google Apps
2 5 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.05%) HTTP
2 9 (5.77%) Internet
2 9 (5.77%) VoIP
2 9 (5.77%) WAN
3 8 (5.13%) IPv4
3 8 (5.13%) IPv6
4 4 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.92%) NAS
5 3 (1.92%) VPN
5 3 (1.92%) DNS
5 3 (1.92%) DHCP
5 3 (1.92%) FTP
5 3 (1.92%) LDAP
5 3 (1.92%) SAN
6 2 (1.28%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.64%) Network Security
7 1 (0.64%) LAN
7 1 (0.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.72%) Oracle Database 11g
1 37 (23.72%) Oracle Database
2 31 (19.87%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.97%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (6.41%) MySQL
7 9 (5.77%) DTS
7 9 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.28%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.28%) MS Access
12 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (8.97%) Eclipse
2 13 (8.33%) JDeveloper
3 11 (7.05%) JUnit
4 10 (6.41%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (5.77%) Hudson
5 9 (5.77%) Maven
6 7 (4.49%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (3.85%) Subversion
8 3 (1.92%) Toad
9 2 (1.28%) Introscope
9 2 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (1.28%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.28%) Selenium
9 2 (1.28%) Calabash
9 2 (1.28%) JProfiler
9 2 (1.28%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.64%) PhoneGap
10 1 (0.64%) MSI
10 1 (0.64%) NUnit
General
1 33 (21.15%) Finance
2 5 (3.21%) Marketing
2 5 (3.21%) Advertising
2 5 (3.21%) Legal
3 4 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.92%) Banking
4 3 (1.92%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Avionics
6 1 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Military
6 1 (0.64%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (23.72%) Architect
2 26 (16.67%) Analyst
3 25 (16.03%) Developer
4 19 (12.18%) Applications Support
5 18 (11.54%) Technical Architect
6 16 (10.26%) Technical Leader
7 12 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 12 (7.69%) Administrator
8 11 (7.05%) Middleware Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Integration Analyst
9 9 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (5.77%) QA Analyst
9 9 (5.77%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.77%) QA Test Analyst
10 8 (5.13%) Test Engineer
10 8 (5.13%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.49%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (4.49%) QA Engineer
12 6 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.72%) Web Services
2 34 (21.79%) HTML
3 31 (19.87%) Oracle Fusion
4 30 (19.23%) J2EE
4 30 (19.23%) XML
5 18 (11.54%) Spring
5 18 (11.54%) SOAP
5 18 (11.54%) FreeMarker
6 17 (10.90%) Hibernate
7 16 (10.26%) .NET
8 14 (8.97%) REST
9 13 (8.33%) HTML5
9 13 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 13 (8.33%) JDBC
9 13 (8.33%) JSP
10 11 (7.05%) WCF
10 11 (7.05%) Apache CXF
11 10 (6.41%) JSON
11 10 (6.41%) MSMQ
12 8 (5.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.54%) PKI
2 10 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.77%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.77%) Open Source
3 9 (5.77%) Data Integration
3 9 (5.77%) GIS
4 8 (5.13%) Client/Server
5 7 (4.49%) Xbox
5 7 (4.49%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.21%) Mainframe
6 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.56%) CESG
8 2 (1.28%) DTV
8 2 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.28%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.64%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.64%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 49 (31.41%) Linux
2 14 (8.97%) Windows
2 14 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (7.69%) UNIX
4 6 (3.85%) Android
4 6 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.21%) Solaris
6 2 (1.28%) HPUX
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.64%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.64%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (37.82%) SOA
2 25 (16.03%) CRM
3 17 (10.90%) Software Engineering
4 16 (10.26%) Project Management
5 15 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
5 15 (9.62%) BPEL
6 14 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (8.33%) ERP
8 12 (7.69%) UML
8 12 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 12 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.05%) Manual Testing
10 10 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (6.41%) ITIL
10 10 (6.41%) Regression Testing
11 9 (5.77%) System Testing
11 9 (5.77%) Stress Testing
11 9 (5.77%) Unit Testing
11 9 (5.77%) Integration Testing
11 9 (5.77%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (33.33%) Java
2 50 (32.05%) SQL
3 19 (12.18%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.05%) C
5 10 (6.41%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.13%) Python
7 8 (5.13%) Shell Script
7 8 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.85%) XQuery
9 4 (2.56%) C#
9 4 (2.56%) C++
10 2 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (23.72%) Security Cleared
2 20 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 18 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.56%) Degree
5 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.26%) QA
2 4 (2.56%) SLA
3 3 (1.92%) COBIT
4 1 (0.64%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.64%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.56%) Puppet
2 2 (1.28%) OpenView
2 2 (1.28%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.28%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (1.28%) nmon
Vendors
1 64 (41.03%) Oracle
2 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (11.54%) TIBCO
4 14 (8.97%) Saba
4 14 (8.97%) JBoss
4 14 (8.97%) Red Hat
5 13 (8.33%) Google
6 12 (7.69%) Facebook
7 11 (7.05%) SAP
8 8 (5.13%) Unisys
9 7 (4.49%) JD Edwards
10 6 (3.85%) VMware
10 6 (3.85%) Siebel
11 5 (3.21%) Twitter
12 4 (2.56%) HP
12 4 (2.56%) Sitecore
13 3 (1.92%) IBM
13 3 (1.92%) webMethods
14 2 (1.28%) Micro Focus
14 2 (1.28%) BMC
South West
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Boeing
Salary: Competitive
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Boeing
Salary: Competitive
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: Fantastic Benifits
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