The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 72 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 17 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.79% 0.11% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.31% 0.35% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Average salary £55,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £38,050 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%
Middleware
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
320 287 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.65% 31.64% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 272 266 309
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Middleware
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Southampton

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Southampton

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 27 (84.38%) Oracle
2 22 (68.75%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (56.25%) SOA
4 17 (53.13%) Subversion
5 16 (50.00%) Maven
5 16 (50.00%) B2B
5 16 (50.00%) Ant
5 16 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 16 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 16 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 14 (43.75%) Oracle ERP
6 14 (43.75%) ERP
7 11 (34.38%) UNIX
8 10 (31.25%) SQL
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
9 9 (28.13%) Java
9 9 (28.13%) Linux
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (25.00%) Change Management
10 8 (25.00%) Migration
11 7 (21.88%) Finance
12 6 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (18.75%) QA
12 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
12 6 (18.75%) Data Structures
12 6 (18.75%) Data Architecture
12 6 (18.75%) Data Guard

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 22 (68.75%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (43.75%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) MPLS
1 2 (6.25%) BGP
1 2 (6.25%) IPsec
1 2 (6.25%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 6 (18.75%) SQLPlus
3 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Subversion
2 16 (50.00%) Maven
2 16 (50.00%) Ant
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) French Language
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Architect
2 7 (21.88%) SOA Architect
3 6 (18.75%) SOA Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Specialist
3 6 (18.75%) DBA
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Middleware Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Architect
5 3 (9.38%) ERP Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Support Technician
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Release Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (9.38%) Java EE
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 6 (18.75%) Replication
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
1 6 (18.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) UNIX
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) SOA
2 16 (50.00%) B2B
2 16 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 16 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 16 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (43.75%) ERP
4 8 (25.00%) Change Management
4 8 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (18.75%) Data Architecture
5 6 (18.75%) Database Tuning
5 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.25%) Release Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) Perl
3 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CCIE
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
1 6 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (18.75%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Sun
2 6 (18.75%) HP
2 6 (18.75%) EMC
2 6 (18.75%) CommVault
2 6 (18.75%) NetApp
3 2 (6.25%) F5
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft