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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware Engineer
Rank 860 834 848
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 18 59 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.058% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.061% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 30
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,100 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-26.92% +18.18%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Middleware Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Middleware Engineer
Top 21 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 30 January 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 -29 15 £47,500 -28.30%
East of England -7 4 £47,500 -
London -23 4 £52,500 -23.63%
Hertfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £37,500 -
City of London +4 2 - -
Scotland -3 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £50,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £55,000 -
Stevenage - 2 £47,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £47,500 -
Leeds - 1 £42,500 -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Middleware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 44 (100.00%) Middleware
2 32 (72.73%) WebLogic
2 32 (72.73%) Apache
3 29 (65.91%) Tomcat
4 28 (63.64%) Oracle
5 25 (56.82%) SOA
5 25 (56.82%) Finance
6 24 (54.55%) Linux
7 23 (52.27%) Oracle Fusion
8 22 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
9 21 (47.73%) UNIX
10 20 (45.45%) Oracle Database
11 18 (40.91%) Oracle Database 11g
11 18 (40.91%) WebLogic Portal
12 15 (34.09%) Java
13 13 (29.55%) Solaris
13 13 (29.55%) JBoss
13 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
13 13 (29.55%) Retail
14 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
16 8 (18.18%) HTTP
16 8 (18.18%) J2EE
16 8 (18.18%) WebSphere
17 7 (15.91%) .NET
18 6 (13.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 6 (13.64%) Internet
18 6 (13.64%) Release Management
18 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
18 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning

Middleware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (72.73%) WebLogic
1 32 (72.73%) Apache
2 29 (65.91%) Tomcat
3 22 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 18 (40.91%) WebLogic Portal
5 13 (29.55%) JBoss
6 8 (18.18%) WebSphere
7 6 (13.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (9.09%) IIS
9 3 (6.82%) MQSeries
10 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
11 1 (2.27%) TeamSite
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.55%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) HTTP
2 6 (13.64%) Internet
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.27%) LDAP
4 1 (2.27%) FTP
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 18 (40.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (4.55%) MSDE
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Ant
2 2 (4.55%) Gradle
2 2 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) Introscope
General
1 25 (56.82%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
2 13 (29.55%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) Middleware
2 23 (52.27%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (18.18%) J2EE
4 7 (15.91%) .NET
5 5 (11.36%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (6.82%) Java EE
7 2 (4.55%) WebCenter
8 1 (2.27%) REST
8 1 (2.27%) HTML
8 1 (2.27%) SOAP
8 1 (2.27%) Web Services
8 1 (2.27%) XML
8 1 (2.27%) XSLT
8 1 (2.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Open Source
2 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) DataPower
3 2 (4.55%) Physics
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Linux
2 21 (47.73%) UNIX
3 13 (29.55%) Solaris
4 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) SOA
2 6 (13.64%) Release Management
2 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
2 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (9.09%) Change Management
3 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (9.09%) Migration
3 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.82%) Multithreading
4 3 (6.82%) Low Latency
4 3 (6.82%) Functional Programming
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL
5 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.55%) Workflow
5 2 (4.55%) People Management
5 2 (4.55%) Dependency Management
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) Python
3 3 (6.82%) Erlang
4 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) C
4 2 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) VBScript
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) MOM
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.27%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.82%) IBM
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Open Text
5 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.27%) F5
5 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.27%) Vignette
5 1 (2.27%) Remedy
5 1 (2.27%) Sun
5 1 (2.27%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.27%) CA