The table below looks at the statistics for the Middleware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware Engineer
Rank 878 883 854
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 20 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.038% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.040% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 28
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,800 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £48,750 £54,500
% change year-on-year
+17.94% -10.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103108 110561 102421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.50% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85312 90184 84719
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Middleware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Middleware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Middleware Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware Engineer within the UK.

Middleware Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Middleware Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware Engineer over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 within the UK.

Middleware Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Middleware Engineer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 19 £62,500 +25.00% 2
London +8 10 £67,500 +32.35%
South East +16 9 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £62,500 -
High Wycombe - 4 £55,000 -
City of London +32 1 £65,000 -21.21%
Cardiff - 1 £37,500 -
South Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Wales - 1 £37,500 -

Middleware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Engineer in their job title 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 with Middleware Engineer in their job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Middleware
2 48 (77.42%) Apache
3 43 (69.35%) Finance
4 42 (67.74%) UNIX
4 42 (67.74%) Linux
5 38 (61.29%) Java
6 30 (48.39%) JMS
7 28 (45.16%) Red Hat
8 25 (40.32%) Tomcat
9 23 (37.10%) Shell Script
10 22 (35.48%) JBoss
10 22 (35.48%) IBM
11 20 (32.26%) WebLogic
12 17 (27.42%) Puppet
13 16 (25.81%) ITIL
14 15 (24.19%) Perl
14 15 (24.19%) Configuration Management
14 15 (24.19%) DevOps
15 14 (22.58%) Jenkins
15 14 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (20.97%) Bash Shell
16 13 (20.97%) Clustering
16 13 (20.97%) J2EE
16 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (19.35%) Web Services
17 12 (19.35%) Solaris
17 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (19.35%) ActiveMQ
17 12 (19.35%) Maven
18 11 (17.74%) VMware

Middleware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Engineer in their job title 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 with Middleware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (77.42%) Apache
2 25 (40.32%) Tomcat
3 22 (35.48%) JBoss
4 20 (32.26%) WebLogic
5 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
6 6 (9.68%) GlassFish
7 5 (8.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (8.06%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.61%) nginx
9 1 (1.61%) Liferay
9 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.84%) PaaS
1 3 (4.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) HTTP
2 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.29%) Internet
3 7 (11.29%) LDAP
4 4 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (4.84%) AMQP
6 2 (3.23%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Jenkins
2 12 (19.35%) Maven
3 11 (17.74%) Ant
4 8 (12.90%) Eclipse
4 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.45%) Mercurial
5 4 (6.45%) Hudson
5 4 (6.45%) Subversion
6 3 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.84%) RSpec
General
1 43 (69.35%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.23%) Front Office
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) Middleware
2 30 (48.39%) JMS
3 13 (20.97%) J2EE
4 12 (19.35%) Web Services
4 12 (19.35%) ActiveMQ
5 10 (16.13%) MCollective
6 9 (14.52%) Java EE
7 7 (11.29%) EJB
8 5 (8.06%) Spring
9 3 (4.84%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (4.84%) Rendezvous
10 2 (3.23%) Ultra Messaging
11 1 (1.61%) REST
11 1 (1.61%) QML
11 1 (1.61%) OpenCL
11 1 (1.61%) mod_rewrite
11 1 (1.61%) XML
11 1 (1.61%) JDBC
11 1 (1.61%) JSP
11 1 (1.61%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Clustering
1 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) PKI
3 5 (8.06%) Derivative
4 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (67.74%) UNIX
1 42 (67.74%) Linux
2 14 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (19.35%) Solaris
4 7 (11.29%) CentOS
5 5 (8.06%) Windows
6 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) ITIL
2 15 (24.19%) Configuration Management
2 15 (24.19%) DevOps
3 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (14.52%) Problem Management
5 9 (14.52%) SOA
5 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
6 8 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (8.06%) Change Management
9 4 (6.45%) Mobile Commerce
9 4 (6.45%) Release Management
9 4 (6.45%) Service Management
9 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
9 4 (6.45%) Coaching
10 3 (4.84%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (4.84%) Garbage Collection
10 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) Java
2 23 (37.10%) Shell Script
3 15 (24.19%) Perl
4 13 (20.97%) Bash Shell
5 8 (12.90%) Python
6 6 (9.68%) Ruby
7 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.45%) Objective-C
7 4 (6.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 2 (3.23%) C
8 2 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) CISSP
1 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Squid
2 3 (4.84%) Varnish
2 3 (4.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (27.42%) Puppet
2 5 (8.06%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.84%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) Red Hat
2 22 (35.48%) IBM
3 11 (17.74%) VMware
4 10 (16.13%) Fiorano
4 10 (16.13%) Oracle
5 7 (11.29%) F5
6 4 (6.45%) Sun
6 4 (6.45%) CA
6 4 (6.45%) New Relic
6 4 (6.45%) AppDynamics
7 3 (4.84%) Informatica
7 3 (4.84%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.23%) Siebel
8 2 (3.23%) Solace
9 1 (1.61%) Splunk
9 1 (1.61%) Adobe
9 1 (1.61%) webMethods
9 1 (1.61%) QNX