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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 80 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 2 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.26% 1.37% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 3.83% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 14
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
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
271 313 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.80% 35.69% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 240 282 349
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
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 2 July 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 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) SOA
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (36.84%) Finance
5 7 (36.84%) ERP
5 7 (36.84%) Clustering
5 7 (36.84%) Subversion
5 7 (36.84%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) UNIX
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) B2B
6 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
6 6 (31.58%) SLA
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (31.58%) Perl
6 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
6 6 (31.58%) Ant
6 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
6 6 (31.58%) SQLPlus
6 6 (31.58%) Sun
6 6 (31.58%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) EMC
6 6 (31.58%) CommVault
6 6 (31.58%) NetApp
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (31.58%) Technical Architecture

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
2 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
2 6 (31.58%) SQLPlus
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Subversion
2 6 (31.58%) Maven
2 6 (31.58%) Ant
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 8 (42.11%) DBA
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (36.84%) SOA Architect
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 6 (31.58%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Architect
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle SOA Architect
6 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (10.53%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Solutions Architect
8 1 (5.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
8 1 (5.26%) SOA Consultant
8 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Clustering
2 6 (31.58%) Data Structures
2 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (31.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) UNIX
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) SOA
2 7 (36.84%) ERP
2 7 (36.84%) B2B
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 6 (31.58%) Change Management
3 6 (31.58%) Migration
3 6 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (31.58%) Data Architecture
3 6 (31.58%) Database Tuning
3 6 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.26%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) Perl
3 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
1 6 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (31.58%) Data Guard
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Sun
2 6 (31.58%) HP
2 6 (31.58%) EMC
2 6 (31.58%) CommVault
2 6 (31.58%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) Pegasus
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft