The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank - 51 57
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 0 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 2.14% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.72% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 5
Average salary - £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Middleware
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
306 233 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 51.26% 45.42% 58.60%
Number of salaries quoted 269 201 199
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Middleware
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Suffolk

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) JBoss
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (50.00%) Sun Certification
4 2 (33.33%) RAD
4 2 (33.33%) SSADM
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Drools
5 1 (16.67%) V-Model

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 1 (16.67%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) RAD
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) SSADM
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle