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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 81 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 4 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.53% 0.98% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 2.84% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 10
Average salary - £40,750 £31,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
359 317 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 47.36% 34.53% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 344 295 299
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) Bluetooth
1 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
1 5 (83.33%) SEO
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) Google Maps API
1 5 (83.33%) GIMP
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) Node.js
1 5 (83.33%) REST
1 5 (83.33%) CSS3
1 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Ajax
1 5 (83.33%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) GIMP
1 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Bluetooth
1 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Ajax
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) CSS3
1 5 (83.33%) Google Maps API
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) REST
1 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (83.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Google