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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 80 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 13 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.49% 0.11% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.25% 0.33% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £62,500 £36,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.23% -30.47%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
306 305 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.05% 32.04% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 258 280 321
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 19 (82.61%) Oracle
2 16 (69.57%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (52.17%) SOA
4 10 (43.48%) ERP
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) UNIX
4 10 (43.48%) B2B
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (43.48%) Subversion
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
5 9 (39.13%) Integration Testing
5 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (39.13%) Maven
5 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 9 (39.13%) Java
5 9 (39.13%) Ant
5 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (26.09%) Data Architecture
7 6 (26.09%) Data Guard
7 6 (26.09%) Database Tuning
7 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
7 6 (26.09%) Data Structures
7 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
7 6 (26.09%) Migration
7 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (13.04%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) MPLS
1 1 (4.35%) BGP
1 1 (4.35%) IPsec
1 1 (4.35%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
2 6 (26.09%) SQLPlus
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Subversion
2 9 (39.13%) Maven
2 9 (39.13%) Ant
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) French Language
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Architect
2 7 (30.43%) SOA Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 6 (26.09%) Applications Specialist
3 6 (26.09%) DBA
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) SOA Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) ERP Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Middleware Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Support Technician
5 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Middleware Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (13.04%) Java EE
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
1 6 (26.09%) Replication
1 6 (26.09%) Clustering
1 6 (26.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) UNIX
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) SOA
2 10 (43.48%) ERP
2 10 (43.48%) B2B
3 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
3 9 (39.13%) Integration Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (26.09%) Data Architecture
4 6 (26.09%) Database Tuning
4 6 (26.09%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (26.09%) Change Management
4 6 (26.09%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCIE
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
1 6 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (26.09%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Sun
2 6 (26.09%) HP
2 6 (26.09%) EMC
2 6 (26.09%) CommVault
2 6 (26.09%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) F5
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft