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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Engineer
Rank 918 923 884
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 33 18 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.017% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.018% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 42
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+23.68% -26.92%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Middleware Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Middleware Engineer
Top 18 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 5 February 2016. 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 +24 31 £57,500 +21.05% 4
South East - 11 £60,000 - 1
South West - 9 - - 1
Bournemouth - 9 - - 1
Dorset - 9 - - 1
Surrey - 7 £60,000 - 1
London +2 5 £52,500 +23.52% 2
East of England +3 4 £57,500 +21.05%
Hertfordshire -2 4 £57,500 +21.05%
Harpenden - 4 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
North West - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Scotland -2 1 £30,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £65,000 -
Livingston - 1 £30,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £65,000 -

Middleware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 74 (100.00%) Middleware
2 45 (60.81%) Linux
3 33 (44.59%) Unix
3 33 (44.59%) Java
4 32 (43.24%) Windows
5 28 (37.84%) Oracle
6 27 (36.49%) Finance
7 26 (35.14%) Tomcat
8 25 (33.78%) Apache
8 25 (33.78%) IBM
9 21 (28.38%) J2EE
9 21 (28.38%) Perl
9 21 (28.38%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (28.38%) DevOps
10 20 (27.03%) JBoss
11 19 (25.68%) XML
12 18 (24.32%) WebLogic
12 18 (24.32%) Red Hat
12 18 (24.32%) WebSphere
13 17 (22.97%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (22.97%) PowerShell
14 16 (21.62%) Change Management
14 16 (21.62%) webMethods
15 15 (20.27%) SOA
15 15 (20.27%) MQSeries
15 15 (20.27%) Relational Database
15 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (18.92%) Oracle Fusion
16 14 (18.92%) High Availability
17 13 (17.57%) Software Testing

Middleware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (35.14%) Tomcat
2 25 (33.78%) Apache
3 20 (27.03%) JBoss
4 18 (24.32%) WebLogic
4 18 (24.32%) WebSphere
5 15 (20.27%) MQSeries
6 6 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (5.41%) NServiceBus
8 3 (4.05%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (4.05%) nginx
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (2.70%) CMS
10 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Temenos T24
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) OpenShift
1 3 (4.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 13 (17.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.76%) LDAP
4 4 (5.41%) Wireshark
5 3 (4.05%) HTTP
5 3 (4.05%) VXLAN
6 2 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.41%) RavenDB
4 2 (2.70%) MSDE
4 2 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) JUnit
2 5 (6.76%) Subversion
3 4 (5.41%) Fiddler
3 4 (5.41%) JIRA
3 4 (5.41%) NUnit
3 4 (5.41%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.70%) Ant
4 2 (2.70%) Gradle
4 2 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (36.49%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Banking
2 9 (12.16%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (100.00%) Middleware
2 21 (28.38%) J2EE
3 19 (25.68%) XML
4 14 (18.92%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (13.51%) SOAP
6 9 (12.16%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (9.46%) Ajax
7 7 (9.46%) HTML
7 7 (9.46%) HTML5
7 7 (9.46%) jQuery
7 7 (9.46%) JSON
8 6 (8.11%) Web Services
8 6 (8.11%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (6.76%) TIBCO EMS
10 4 (5.41%) .NET
10 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.41%) CSS
10 4 (5.41%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.57%) Clustering
3 7 (9.46%) Data Integration
3 7 (9.46%) DataPower
3 7 (9.46%) Replication
4 5 (6.76%) SWIFT
5 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.70%) Physics
7 1 (1.35%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (60.81%) Linux
2 33 (44.59%) Unix
3 32 (43.24%) Windows
4 5 (6.76%) Solaris
5 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) DevOps
1 21 (28.38%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (22.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (21.62%) Change Management
4 15 (20.27%) SOA
5 14 (18.92%) High Availability
6 13 (17.57%) Load Balancing
6 13 (17.57%) Software Testing
7 11 (14.86%) TDD
8 9 (12.16%) Asset Management
8 9 (12.16%) Automation Testing
8 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
8 9 (12.16%) Data Management
8 9 (12.16%) Functional Testing
8 9 (12.16%) Identity Management
8 9 (12.16%) Integration Testing
8 9 (12.16%) Regression Testing
8 9 (12.16%) Test Management
8 9 (12.16%) Test Scripting
8 9 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) Java
2 21 (28.38%) Perl
3 17 (22.97%) PowerShell
4 12 (16.22%) Shell Script
5 11 (14.86%) SQL
6 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.81%) C
8 5 (6.76%) Python
8 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.41%) C#
10 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.05%) Go
10 3 (4.05%) Ruby
11 2 (2.70%) C++
11 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) ISEB
1 9 (12.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.05%) Docker
3 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.70%) Nagios
2 2 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (37.84%) Oracle
2 25 (33.78%) IBM
3 18 (24.32%) Red Hat
4 16 (21.62%) webMethods
5 13 (17.57%) F5
6 9 (12.16%) Green Hat
6 9 (12.16%) HP
7 7 (9.46%) Ab Initio
7 7 (9.46%) Software AG
8 5 (6.76%) TIBCO
9 3 (4.05%) MuleSoft
9 3 (4.05%) WSO2
10 2 (2.70%) Siebel
10 2 (2.70%) VMware
11 1 (1.35%) Talend
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North London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Car Allowance, Private
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago