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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware Engineer
Rank 875 848 832
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 29 23 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.021% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.022% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 53
Average salary £51,000 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.30% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £50,400 £44,200
10% offered a salary of more than £73,050 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £54,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.60% +21.11%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 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 22 August 2014. 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 -9 26 £51,000 -11.30% 3
London +9 21 £51,000 -21.53% 1
City of London -2 6 £73,750 +18.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 4 £51,000 -
Scotland - 3 - -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
South East - 2 £37,500 -
Southampton - 2 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £37,500 -
East of England -9 1 £47,500 -12.84%
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £47,500 -

Middleware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 87 (100.00%) Middleware
2 67 (77.01%) WebLogic
3 58 (66.67%) Apache
4 57 (65.52%) UNIX
5 50 (57.47%) Finance
6 48 (55.17%) Oracle
7 46 (52.87%) Linux
8 43 (49.43%) Tomcat
9 40 (45.98%) JBoss
10 39 (44.83%) Solaris
11 36 (41.38%) Java
12 35 (40.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 33 (37.93%) SOA
13 33 (37.93%) Red Hat
14 27 (31.03%) Security Cleared
15 26 (29.89%) HTTP
16 23 (26.44%) SC Cleared
17 21 (24.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 16 (18.39%) Telecoms
19 14 (16.09%) Banking
19 14 (16.09%) Shell Script
19 14 (16.09%) Windows
20 13 (14.94%) Python
20 13 (14.94%) Retail
21 12 (13.79%) Fujitsu
21 12 (13.79%) J2EE
21 12 (13.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
21 12 (13.79%) Oracle Fusion
21 12 (13.79%) Oracle Database
21 12 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring

Middleware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 67 (77.01%) WebLogic
2 58 (66.67%) Apache
3 43 (49.43%) Tomcat
4 12 (13.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (8.05%) WebSphere
7 6 (6.90%) Oracle Coherence
7 6 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.60%) IIS
9 2 (2.30%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.15%) TeamSite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.30%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.89%) HTTP
2 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.34%) ATM
2 9 (10.34%) LDAP
3 6 (6.90%) SSL
3 6 (6.90%) DMZ
4 4 (4.60%) Internet
5 3 (3.45%) Wireless
6 2 (2.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
4 2 (2.30%) DB2
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.15%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Ant
2 4 (4.60%) JConsole
3 3 (3.45%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (2.30%) Maven
5 1 (1.15%) Gradle
General
1 50 (57.47%) Finance
2 16 (18.39%) Telecoms
3 14 (16.09%) Banking
4 13 (14.94%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (100.00%) Middleware
2 12 (13.79%) J2EE
2 12 (13.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (6.90%) HTML
4 5 (5.75%) Java EE
5 4 (4.60%) JRockit
5 4 (4.60%) Web Services
6 3 (3.45%) .NET
7 2 (2.30%) XHTML
7 2 (2.30%) SOAP
7 2 (2.30%) XML
7 2 (2.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (2.30%) Spring
7 2 (2.30%) JSF
7 2 (2.30%) REST
8 1 (1.15%) RESTful
8 1 (1.15%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.15%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) DataPower
1 7 (8.05%) PKI
2 4 (4.60%) Open Source
3 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.45%) Kindle
4 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.30%) Physics
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Handset
5 1 (1.15%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (65.52%) UNIX
2 46 (52.87%) Linux
3 39 (44.83%) Solaris
4 35 (40.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (16.09%) Windows
6 3 (3.45%) AIX
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) SOA
2 12 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (9.20%) Service Delivery
4 7 (8.05%) ITIL
5 6 (6.90%) Change Management
6 5 (5.75%) Time Management
7 4 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.60%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.60%) Database Tuning
7 4 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.45%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.45%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.45%) UML
8 3 (3.45%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.30%) Web Development
9 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.30%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (1.15%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.38%) Java
2 21 (24.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 14 (16.09%) Shell Script
4 13 (14.94%) Python
5 6 (6.90%) Perl
6 4 (4.60%) C
7 3 (3.45%) C++
7 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.30%) C#
8 2 (2.30%) SQL
8 2 (2.30%) Ruby
8 2 (2.30%) Korn
8 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.15%) F#
9 1 (1.15%) Scala
9 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.15%) Erlang
9 1 (1.15%) VBScript
9 1 (1.15%) VB
9 1 (1.15%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 23 (26.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Tivoli
1 4 (4.60%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.30%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (2.30%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (2.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (55.17%) Oracle
2 40 (45.98%) JBoss
3 33 (37.93%) Red Hat
4 12 (13.79%) Fujitsu
5 6 (6.90%) Sun
6 4 (4.60%) IBM
7 3 (3.45%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.30%) CA
8 2 (2.30%) Sybase
9 1 (1.15%) F5
9 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.15%) Open Text
9 1 (1.15%) Vignette
9 1 (1.15%) Remedy
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago