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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 77 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 2 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.30% 1.18% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 3.19% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 23
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
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
283 313 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 42.68% 36.82% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 249 282 308
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £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 27 August 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Ant
4 3 (42.86%) ERP
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) B2B
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (28.57%) Data Guard
5 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (28.57%) SLA

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQLPlus
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Ant
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (42.86%) SOA Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) B2B
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (28.57%) Data Guard
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Sun
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) CommVault
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Pegasus