The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 252 228 234
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1247 1599 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.30% 1.48% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.36% 3.92% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 900 1151 1163
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,211 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,000 £50,125 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+13.71% -4.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37110 40828 43556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.78% 37.72% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32146 35022 36654
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Middleware
Salary Trend

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

Middleware Salary Trend in the UK

Middleware
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Middleware Salary Histogram in the UK

Middleware
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -25 1164 £60,000 - 128
London -6 578 £70,000 - 51
South East -16 226 £58,000 +8.02% 24
Berkshire -8 88 £57,500 -4.16% 8
East of England +18 85 £60,000 +38.72% 9
City of London -19 71 £65,000 -1.88% 17
North West -4 69 £47,500 +5.55% 10
South West -52 64 £47,500 +8.95% 16
Surrey +65 60 £70,000 +12.00% 5
Yorkshire -8 58 £56,500 -5.83% 5
Hertfordshire +34 54 £60,000 +71.42% 6
West Midlands -35 44 £50,000 -23.07% 8
Scotland +11 36 £48,750 -5.33% 8
East Midlands +4 36 £41,000 -3.52% 1
West Yorkshire -2 28 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Hampshire -64 26 £58,000 +19.58% 6
Manchester -18 25 £50,000 +25.00% 10
Reading +12 24 £57,500 - 3
Gloucestershire -15 24 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Glasgow +17 22 £45,000 -12.62% 4
Staines +15 21 £90,000 +44.00% 3
West Sussex +27 19 £46,000 +2.22% 1
North Yorkshire +12 19 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Nottinghamshire +4 19 £40,000 -0.62%
Merseyside -1 18 £47,500 -32.14%
Liverpool -11 17 £47,500 -32.14%
Essex -5 16 £40,000 -
Leeds -8 16 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 15 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Edinburgh +2 14 £50,000 -6.54% 3

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Middleware.

1 957 (39.33%) Oracle
2 816 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
3 809 (33.25%) Java
4 710 (29.18%) Linux
5 655 (26.92%) Finance
6 596 (24.50%) SOA
7 479 (19.69%) SQL
8 459 (18.87%) Windows
9 454 (18.66%) Unix
10 422 (17.34%) Web Services
11 407 (16.73%) WebSphere
12 356 (14.63%) WebLogic
13 351 (14.43%) IBM
14 347 (14.26%) JavaScript
15 340 (13.97%) Degree
16 330 (13.56%) ITIL
17 317 (13.03%) C#
17 317 (13.03%) SQL Server
18 306 (12.58%) HTML
19 297 (12.21%) .NET
19 297 (12.21%) DevOps
20 282 (11.59%) Apache
21 278 (11.43%) JBoss
22 271 (11.14%) Software Engineering
23 269 (11.06%) XML
24 267 (10.97%) Tomcat
25 263 (10.81%) Retail
26 262 (10.77%) Microsoft
27 257 (10.56%) Banking
28 249 (10.23%) TOGAF

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 407 (16.73%) WebSphere
2 356 (14.63%) WebLogic
3 282 (11.59%) Apache
4 278 (11.43%) JBoss
5 267 (10.97%) Tomcat
6 150 (6.17%) IIS
7 115 (4.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 97 (3.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 84 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
10 83 (3.41%) Oracle Service Bus
11 82 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
12 67 (2.75%) MQSeries
13 57 (2.34%) SharePoint
14 54 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
15 37 (1.52%) Mule
16 34 (1.40%) CMS
16 34 (1.40%) GlassFish
17 32 (1.32%) NetWeaver
18 30 (1.23%) Confluence
19 27 (1.11%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 114 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.74%) MS Office
2 18 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.21%) MS Project
5 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.041%) Gliffy
6 1 (0.041%) HipChat
6 1 (0.041%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.041%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 107 (4.40%) Oracle EBS
2 65 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 56 (2.30%) Oracle Applications
4 47 (1.93%) Oracle 11i
5 46 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
5 46 (1.89%) Oracle Retail
6 45 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
7 43 (1.77%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 34 (1.40%) SAP CRM
9 32 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
9 32 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 13 (0.53%) SAP IS-U
11 9 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
11 9 (0.37%) RMDS
12 7 (0.29%) Eloqua
12 7 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
13 6 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
13 6 (0.25%) Magento
13 6 (0.25%) PeopleSoft CRM
14 5 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 232 (9.54%) Amazon AWS
2 162 (6.66%) SaaS
3 153 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 94 (3.86%) PaaS
5 48 (1.97%) GitHub
6 45 (1.85%) IaaS
7 40 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
8 34 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
9 26 (1.07%) Office 365
10 18 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
11 12 (0.49%) Oracle CX
12 10 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.29%) Force.com
14 5 (0.21%) Boomi
14 5 (0.21%) CloudBees
15 4 (0.16%) Google App Engine
15 4 (0.16%) Google Apps
15 4 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 3 (0.12%) Amazon S3
16 3 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 174 (7.15%) HTTP
2 147 (6.04%) SAN
3 120 (4.93%) TCP/IP
4 113 (4.64%) Firewall
5 87 (3.58%) NAS
6 83 (3.41%) DNS
7 81 (3.33%) LDAP
8 72 (2.96%) SSL
9 63 (2.59%) LAN
10 57 (2.34%) WAN
11 55 (2.26%) Internet
12 35 (1.44%) VPN
13 33 (1.36%) DHCP
14 27 (1.11%) FTP
15 23 (0.95%) FCoE
15 23 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
15 23 (0.95%) Multicast
15 23 (0.95%) Network Security
16 21 (0.86%) SSH
17 20 (0.82%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (13.03%) SQL Server
2 240 (9.86%) Relational Database
3 237 (9.74%) Oracle Database
4 205 (8.43%) MySQL
5 163 (6.70%) RDBMS
6 118 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 114 (4.69%) NoSQL
8 105 (4.32%) Big Data
8 105 (4.32%) MongoDB
9 94 (3.86%) Oracle Database 10g
10 87 (3.58%) Oracle Database 12c
11 83 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
12 68 (2.79%) Hadoop
13 66 (2.71%) Oracle ODI
14 62 (2.55%) DB2
15 48 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
16 42 (1.73%) Oracle9i Database
17 34 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
18 33 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
19 32 (1.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 188 (7.73%) Jenkins
2 143 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 135 (5.55%) Subversion
4 97 (3.99%) JIRA
5 68 (2.79%) Maven
6 50 (2.06%) Ant
7 47 (1.93%) JUnit
8 46 (1.89%) Selenium
9 41 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 37 (1.52%) Talend Open Studio
11 29 (1.19%) NUnit
12 28 (1.15%) TeamCity
13 24 (0.99%) Eclipse
14 21 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (0.70%) MSTest
15 17 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
16 16 (0.66%) Jasmine
16 16 (0.66%) Mockito
17 15 (0.62%) Introscope
18 12 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 655 (26.92%) Finance
2 263 (10.81%) Retail
3 257 (10.56%) Banking
4 93 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 85 (3.49%) Marketing
6 73 (3.00%) Manufacturing
7 69 (2.84%) Investment Banking
8 57 (2.34%) Advertising
9 54 (2.22%) Financial Institution
10 49 (2.01%) Back Office
11 39 (1.60%) Front Office
12 29 (1.19%) Electronics
13 28 (1.15%) Games
14 26 (1.07%) Publishing
15 24 (0.99%) Billing
16 22 (0.90%) Local Government
17 16 (0.66%) Law
18 11 (0.45%) Aerospace
18 11 (0.45%) Retail Banking
19 9 (0.37%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 599 (24.62%) Developer
2 589 (24.21%) Architect
3 273 (11.22%) Solutions Architect
4 228 (9.37%) Java Developer
5 178 (7.32%) Consultant
6 162 (6.66%) Senior Developer
7 135 (5.55%) Applications Support
8 123 (5.06%) Middleware Engineer
9 121 (4.97%) Analyst
10 113 (4.64%) Software Engineer
11 98 (4.03%) Administrator
12 93 (3.82%) .NET Developer
13 91 (3.74%) Middleware Developer
14 90 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
15 84 (3.45%) DBA
16 82 (3.37%) Support Engineer
17 79 (3.25%) Linux Support
18 78 (3.21%) C# Developer
19 77 (3.16%) Technical Architect
20 74 (3.04%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (17.34%) Web Services
2 306 (12.58%) HTML
3 297 (12.21%) .NET
4 269 (11.06%) XML
5 242 (9.95%) Oracle Fusion
6 223 (9.17%) CSS
7 222 (9.12%) JMS
8 209 (8.59%) SOAP
9 207 (8.51%) HTML5
10 197 (8.10%) Spring
11 193 (7.93%) REST
12 155 (6.37%) AngularJS
13 148 (6.08%) J2EE
14 147 (6.04%) Java EE
15 132 (5.43%) ASP.NET
16 114 (4.69%) jQuery
17 108 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
18 104 (4.27%) CSS3
19 88 (3.62%) JSON
20 87 (3.58%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 235 (9.66%) Computer Science
2 215 (8.84%) Enterprise Software
3 173 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
4 125 (5.14%) Management Information System
5 106 (4.36%) Data Centre
6 76 (3.12%) User Experience
7 70 (2.88%) Data Integration
8 69 (2.84%) Clustering
9 56 (2.30%) Mathematics
10 49 (2.01%) Derivative
11 43 (1.77%) PKI
12 39 (1.60%) Mobile App
12 39 (1.60%) Virtual Team
13 36 (1.48%) iPad
13 36 (1.48%) Visualisation
14 33 (1.36%) Mainframe
15 32 (1.32%) DataPower
16 31 (1.27%) Fixed Income
17 29 (1.19%) Private Cloud
17 29 (1.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 710 (29.18%) Linux
2 459 (18.87%) Windows
3 454 (18.66%) Unix
4 166 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 113 (4.64%) Solaris
6 111 (4.56%) AIX
7 97 (3.99%) Windows Server
8 35 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (1.19%) CentOS
9 29 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (1.15%) Android
11 20 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
12 19 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 16 (0.66%) zOS
14 15 (0.62%) SUSE
15 12 (0.49%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.37%) VxWorks
17 7 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
17 7 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
18 6 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 816 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
2 596 (24.50%) SOA
3 330 (13.56%) ITIL
4 297 (12.21%) DevOps
5 271 (11.14%) Software Engineering
6 249 (10.23%) TOGAF
7 248 (10.19%) CRM
8 240 (9.86%) Open Source
9 238 (9.78%) TDD
10 216 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
11 212 (8.71%) E-Commerce
12 197 (8.10%) Scrum
13 186 (7.64%) OO
14 184 (7.56%) Project Management
15 183 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 176 (7.23%) MVC
17 171 (7.03%) SDLC
18 167 (6.86%) Technical Architecture
19 159 (6.54%) Performance Tuning
20 143 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 809 (33.25%) Java
2 479 (19.69%) SQL
3 347 (14.26%) JavaScript
4 317 (13.03%) C#
5 222 (9.12%) Perl
6 194 (7.97%) Python
7 152 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 148 (6.08%) C++
9 145 (5.96%) Bash Shell
10 115 (4.73%) C
11 88 (3.62%) PowerShell
12 70 (2.88%) ABAP
13 61 (2.51%) PHP
14 60 (2.47%) PL/SQL
14 60 (2.47%) Ruby
15 39 (1.60%) Jython
15 39 (1.60%) T-SQL
16 30 (1.23%) Haskell
17 26 (1.07%) Scala
18 25 (1.03%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 340 (13.97%) Degree
2 76 (3.12%) Security Cleared
3 45 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 36 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (0.90%) CISSP
6 22 (0.90%) MCSE
7 21 (0.86%) CISM
7 21 (0.86%) ISEB
8 20 (0.82%) CCNA
8 20 (0.82%) CISA
9 18 (0.74%) EMC Certification
9 18 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
10 16 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (0.66%) OCP
11 12 (0.49%) PhD
12 10 (0.41%) CCIE
12 10 (0.41%) OCA
13 9 (0.37%) DV Cleared
13 9 (0.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (4.60%) QA
2 80 (3.29%) SLA
3 45 (1.85%) Data Quality
4 37 (1.52%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 13 (0.53%) ISO20022
6 13 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.41%) COBIT
8 8 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.29%) ISAE 3402
9 7 (0.29%) ISO 8583
9 7 (0.29%) PA-DSS
9 7 (0.29%) SSAE 16
10 4 (0.16%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.16%) SEPA
11 3 (0.12%) DO-178B
11 3 (0.12%) IEC 61508
12 2 (0.082%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.082%) ISO15022
12 2 (0.082%) PMBOK
System Software
1 165 (6.78%) Oracle RAC
2 129 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (2.71%) Hyper-V
4 65 (2.67%) Active Directory
5 53 (2.18%) Docker
6 24 (0.99%) Xen
7 23 (0.95%) KVM
7 23 (0.95%) NFS
7 23 (0.95%) SRDF
8 21 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (0.58%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 13 (0.53%) Apache Flume
10 13 (0.53%) Squid
11 10 (0.41%) vSphere
12 9 (0.37%) RACF
13 8 (0.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 8 (0.33%) Time Sharing Option
13 8 (0.33%) VMware ESX
14 7 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 7 (0.29%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 189 (7.77%) Puppet
2 91 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (2.75%) Oracle RMAN
4 65 (2.67%) Data Guard
5 46 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 44 (1.81%) OpenAM
7 37 (1.52%) Ansible
8 21 (0.86%) Nagios
8 21 (0.86%) Tivoli
9 20 (0.82%) Salt
10 18 (0.74%) Control-M
11 17 (0.70%) AirWatch
12 15 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Management
13 11 (0.45%) Kubernetes
13 11 (0.45%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 7 (0.29%) MOM
14 7 (0.29%) zSecure
15 6 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
15 6 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
15 6 (0.25%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 957 (39.33%) Oracle
2 351 (14.43%) IBM
3 262 (10.77%) Microsoft
4 179 (7.36%) Red Hat
5 176 (7.23%) VMware
6 140 (5.75%) SAP
7 86 (3.53%) Cisco
8 74 (3.04%) Sun
8 74 (3.04%) webMethods
9 70 (2.88%) Sybase
9 70 (2.88%) TIBCO
10 64 (2.63%) MuleSoft
10 64 (2.63%) Retek
11 62 (2.55%) ATG
12 61 (2.51%) PeopleSoft
13 60 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
14 58 (2.38%) EMC
15 49 (2.01%) Hyperion
16 46 (1.89%) HP
17 43 (1.77%) Citrix
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £50,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Skilliantech Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 8& pension, medical, life, health etc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries - please contact for details
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 18 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + very good bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 5K on call
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000+ (DOE) plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pen
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 (DOE) plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme an
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Benefits and Bonus Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £57500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £81,000 + incredible package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago