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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 235 215 226
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1302 1711 1596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.46% 1.59% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.72% 4.14% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 925 1262 1195
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,000 £50,000 £53,050
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -5.74%

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
35015 41289 42397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.15% 38.37% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30237 35434 36427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -15 1157 £60,000 +9.09% 126
London +3 517 £72,500 +16.00% 40
South East -48 254 £58,000 +5.45% 22
East of England +16 125 £55,000 -4.34% 21
Berkshire -8 103 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Hertfordshire +26 77 £60,000 +4.34% 8
West Midlands +21 66 £50,000 +14.94% 6
North West -50 56 £57,000 +26.66% 15
South West +21 55 £55,000 +27.90% 7
City of London -17 53 £75,000 +22.44% 15
Yorkshire +18 52 £52,250 +4.50% 10
Scotland +24 48 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Hampshire -58 43 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Surrey +19 39 £70,000 +47.36% 4
Manchester -19 38 £57,000 +14.00% 11
Glasgow +41 35 £47,500 +11.76% 4
East Midlands -26 28 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -13 26 £35,000 -39.13% 3
North Yorkshire +20 25 £50,000 -9.09%
West Yorkshire +10 24 £62,500 +25.00% 8
West Sussex +43 23 £46,000 +8.23% 2
Nottinghamshire +16 23 £40,000 +21.04% 2
Nottingham +10 23 £40,000 +21.04% 2
Shropshire - 23 £52,387 -
Telford - 21 £52,387 -
Reading +34 18 £57,500 +7.47% 1
Leeds +13 18 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Watford -5 18 £70,000 +16.66%
Maidenhead -17 18 £63,750 -8.92% 1
Wiltshire +33 16 £41,000 -21.90%

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 990 (40.11%) Oracle
2 889 (36.02%) Agile Software Development
3 844 (34.20%) Java
4 790 (32.01%) Linux
5 720 (29.17%) Finance
6 632 (25.61%) SOA
7 535 (21.68%) SQL
8 514 (20.83%) Windows
9 442 (17.91%) Unix
10 441 (17.87%) JavaScript
11 436 (17.67%) Web Services
12 397 (16.09%) WebLogic
13 391 (15.84%) HTML
14 377 (15.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 376 (15.24%) WebSphere
16 368 (14.91%) DevOps
17 358 (14.51%) C#
18 338 (13.70%) SQL Server
19 324 (13.13%) IBM
20 322 (13.05%) Apache
21 319 (12.93%) Degree
22 316 (12.80%) .NET
23 315 (12.76%) XML
23 315 (12.76%) Software Engineering
24 308 (12.48%) Microsoft
25 295 (11.95%) Tomcat
26 287 (11.63%) JBoss
26 287 (11.63%) CSS
27 272 (11.02%) Spring
27 272 (11.02%) Relational Database

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
1 397 (16.09%) WebLogic
2 377 (15.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 376 (15.24%) WebSphere
4 322 (13.05%) Apache
5 295 (11.95%) Tomcat
6 287 (11.63%) JBoss
7 211 (8.55%) IIS
8 135 (5.47%) Oracle Service Bus
9 119 (4.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 87 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
11 76 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
12 62 (2.51%) WebSphere Application Server
13 60 (2.43%) SharePoint
14 56 (2.27%) MQSeries
15 54 (2.19%) Apache Spark
15 54 (2.19%) Confluence
16 47 (1.90%) Oracle Coherence
17 44 (1.78%) Mule
18 42 (1.70%) GlassFish
19 39 (1.58%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 113 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 19 (0.77%) MS Office
3 13 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.12%) MS Project
6 2 (0.081%) Gliffy
6 2 (0.081%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.041%) HipChat
7 1 (0.041%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 104 (4.21%) Oracle EBS
2 69 (2.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
4 40 (1.62%) SAP CRM
5 38 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
6 37 (1.50%) Oracle 11i
7 35 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 31 (1.26%) RMDS
9 26 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
10 25 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
11 24 (0.97%) Oracle Retail
12 23 (0.93%) PeopleSoft Financials
13 12 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
14 11 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
15 9 (0.36%) SAP ERP
15 9 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
16 6 (0.24%) BigMachines
16 6 (0.24%) Eloqua
17 5 (0.20%) Magento
17 5 (0.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 249 (10.09%) Amazon AWS
2 178 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 158 (6.40%) SaaS
4 82 (3.32%) PaaS
5 47 (1.90%) GitHub
6 41 (1.66%) IaaS
6 41 (1.66%) Office 365
7 27 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.57%) IBM Cloud
9 14 (0.57%) Oracle CX
10 13 (0.53%) Boomi
11 11 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.28%) FinancialForce.com
13 6 (0.24%) Force.com
14 5 (0.20%) Google App Engine
15 4 (0.16%) G Suite
16 3 (0.12%) iPaaS
16 3 (0.12%) OpenShift
16 3 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 180 (7.29%) HTTP
2 141 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 130 (5.27%) SAN
4 126 (5.11%) Firewall
5 88 (3.57%) WAN
6 86 (3.48%) Internet
6 86 (3.48%) NAS
7 83 (3.36%) LAN
8 65 (2.63%) LDAP
9 60 (2.43%) SSL
10 57 (2.31%) DNS
11 45 (1.82%) FCoE
11 45 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
11 45 (1.82%) Multicast
12 42 (1.70%) iSCSI
13 32 (1.30%) FTP
14 29 (1.18%) VPN
15 27 (1.09%) DHCP
16 23 (0.93%) Network Security
17 21 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 272 (11.02%) Relational Database
3 211 (8.55%) MySQL
4 209 (8.47%) Oracle Database
5 174 (7.05%) RDBMS
6 130 (5.27%) NoSQL
7 124 (5.02%) Big Data
8 123 (4.98%) MongoDB
9 113 (4.58%) Hadoop
10 109 (4.42%) Oracle Database 12c
11 108 (4.38%) Oracle Database 11g
12 75 (3.04%) Oracle Database 10g
13 74 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
14 57 (2.31%) DB2
15 48 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
16 42 (1.70%) Apache Hive
17 37 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
18 35 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
19 33 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
20 32 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 228 (9.24%) Jenkins
2 158 (6.40%) Git (software)
3 132 (5.35%) Subversion
4 99 (4.01%) JIRA
5 63 (2.55%) Maven
6 56 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 56 (2.27%) Selenium
7 48 (1.94%) NUnit
8 42 (1.70%) MSTest
9 41 (1.66%) Talend Open Studio
10 39 (1.58%) Ant
11 36 (1.46%) TeamCity
12 35 (1.42%) Jasmine
13 31 (1.26%) JUnit
14 28 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 21 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
17 18 (0.73%) Visual Studio
18 15 (0.61%) Gradle
18 15 (0.61%) SonarQube
General
1 720 (29.17%) Finance
2 256 (10.37%) Banking
3 199 (8.06%) Retail
4 94 (3.81%) Investment Banking
5 91 (3.69%) Marketing
6 81 (3.28%) Advertising
7 77 (3.12%) Telecoms
8 70 (2.84%) Manufacturing
9 52 (2.11%) Financial Institution
10 51 (2.07%) Back Office
11 43 (1.74%) Front Office
12 36 (1.46%) Electronics
13 28 (1.13%) Billing
14 25 (1.01%) Military
15 24 (0.97%) Local Government
16 23 (0.93%) Publishing
17 19 (0.77%) Games
18 17 (0.69%) Legal
19 12 (0.49%) Law
20 10 (0.41%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 619 (25.08%) Developer
2 592 (23.99%) Architect
3 252 (10.21%) Solutions Architect
4 246 (9.97%) Java Developer
5 189 (7.66%) Consultant
6 147 (5.96%) Senior Developer
7 139 (5.63%) Software Engineer
8 130 (5.27%) Applications Support
9 125 (5.06%) Middleware Engineer
10 107 (4.34%) Analyst
11 106 (4.29%) Infrastructure Architect
12 97 (3.93%) .NET Developer
13 96 (3.89%) Middleware Developer
13 96 (3.89%) Support Engineer
14 92 (3.73%) Technical Architect
15 87 (3.53%) C# Developer
15 87 (3.53%) Linux Engineer
16 86 (3.48%) Applications Engineer
17 83 (3.36%) Linux Support
18 78 (3.16%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (17.67%) Web Services
2 391 (15.84%) HTML
3 316 (12.80%) .NET
4 315 (12.76%) XML
5 287 (11.63%) CSS
6 272 (11.02%) Spring
7 268 (10.86%) SOAP
8 232 (9.40%) HTML5
9 217 (8.79%) REST
10 208 (8.43%) JMS
11 207 (8.39%) Oracle Fusion
12 206 (8.35%) AngularJS
13 194 (7.86%) Java EE
14 162 (6.56%) ASP.NET
15 148 (6.00%) jQuery
16 134 (5.43%) Apache Camel
17 130 (5.27%) CSS3
18 126 (5.11%) J2EE
18 126 (5.11%) WebSphere MQ
18 126 (5.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 220 (8.91%) Enterprise Software
2 212 (8.59%) Computer Science
3 151 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 104 (4.21%) Data Centre
5 86 (3.48%) User Experience
6 82 (3.32%) Management Information System
7 66 (2.67%) Clustering
8 63 (2.55%) Mobile App
9 62 (2.51%) Visualisation
10 58 (2.35%) Derivative
11 51 (2.07%) PKI
12 47 (1.90%) Data Integration
13 36 (1.46%) Fixed Income
13 36 (1.46%) iPad
14 35 (1.42%) Public Cloud
15 34 (1.38%) Fintech
16 33 (1.34%) Mathematics
17 32 (1.30%) DataPower
18 29 (1.18%) Client/Server
18 29 (1.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 790 (32.01%) Linux
2 514 (20.83%) Windows
3 442 (17.91%) Unix
4 181 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 121 (4.90%) Solaris
6 118 (4.78%) Windows Server
7 62 (2.51%) AIX
8 35 (1.42%) CentOS
9 32 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (0.69%) zOS
12 13 (0.53%) Android
12 13 (0.53%) Apple iOS
12 13 (0.53%) VxWorks
13 7 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (0.24%) HPUX
15 5 (0.20%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.20%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.16%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 889 (36.02%) Agile Software Development
2 632 (25.61%) SOA
3 368 (14.91%) DevOps
4 315 (12.76%) Software Engineering
5 258 (10.45%) ITIL
6 250 (10.13%) Scrum
7 237 (9.60%) Open Source
8 235 (9.52%) TDD
9 233 (9.44%) SDLC
10 231 (9.36%) CRM
11 224 (9.08%) TOGAF
12 223 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
13 206 (8.35%) OO
14 193 (7.82%) Performance Tuning
15 185 (7.50%) MVC
16 164 (6.65%) Project Management
17 157 (6.36%) E-Commerce
18 150 (6.08%) Migration
19 149 (6.04%) Analytics
20 147 (5.96%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 844 (34.20%) Java
2 535 (21.68%) SQL
3 441 (17.87%) JavaScript
4 358 (14.51%) C#
5 228 (9.24%) Perl
6 211 (8.55%) Python
7 164 (6.65%) C++
8 153 (6.20%) C
9 134 (5.43%) Shell Script
10 123 (4.98%) PowerShell
11 111 (4.50%) Bash Shell
12 81 (3.28%) PL/SQL
13 72 (2.92%) Ruby
14 69 (2.80%) ABAP
15 42 (1.70%) PHP
16 41 (1.66%) Scala
17 37 (1.50%) T-SQL
18 33 (1.34%) Jython
19 31 (1.26%) Erlang
20 30 (1.22%) F#
Qualifications
1 319 (12.93%) Degree
2 88 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 40 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 32 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (1.01%) DV Cleared
7 23 (0.93%) MCSE
8 22 (0.89%) CISSP
9 21 (0.85%) CISM
9 21 (0.85%) EMC Certification
10 18 (0.73%) ISEB
11 17 (0.69%) CISA
11 17 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
12 16 (0.65%) CCNA
13 14 (0.57%) OCP
14 13 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (0.41%) OCA
16 8 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
17 7 (0.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (4.46%) QA
2 81 (3.28%) SLA
3 44 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.41%) COBIT
8 8 (0.32%) PA-DSS
9 6 (0.24%) ISAE 3402
9 6 (0.24%) SSAE 16
10 4 (0.16%) ISO20022
10 4 (0.16%) MiFID
11 3 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
11 3 (0.12%) DO-178B
11 3 (0.12%) IEC 61508
11 3 (0.12%) ISO 8583
11 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.081%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.081%) SEPA
13 1 (0.041%) HIPAA
System Software
1 182 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 172 (6.97%) Oracle RAC
3 117 (4.74%) Hyper-V
4 45 (1.82%) NFS
4 45 (1.82%) SRDF
4 45 (1.82%) Xen
5 44 (1.78%) KVM
6 40 (1.62%) Active Directory
7 38 (1.54%) Docker
8 12 (0.49%) Samba
9 11 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 9 (0.36%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 9 (0.36%) Time Sharing Option
12 7 (0.28%) vSphere
13 5 (0.20%) Apache Flume
13 5 (0.20%) Firmware
13 5 (0.20%) RACF
14 4 (0.16%) Squid
14 4 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 200 (8.10%) Puppet
2 93 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 48 (1.94%) Data Guard
5 38 (1.54%) OpenAM
6 36 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 27 (1.09%) Oracle Identity Management
8 22 (0.89%) Tivoli
9 21 (0.85%) AirWatch
9 21 (0.85%) Nagios
10 19 (0.77%) Control-M
11 17 (0.69%) Red Hat Satellite
12 14 (0.57%) Ansible
12 14 (0.57%) SELinux
13 13 (0.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 10 (0.41%) Kibana
14 10 (0.41%) TIBCO Hawk
15 7 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
15 7 (0.28%) MOM
16 6 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 990 (40.11%) Oracle
2 324 (13.13%) IBM
3 308 (12.48%) Microsoft
4 219 (8.87%) VMware
5 207 (8.39%) Red Hat
6 148 (6.00%) SAP
7 107 (4.34%) TIBCO
8 100 (4.05%) Cisco
9 94 (3.81%) Sybase
10 80 (3.24%) EMC
11 72 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
12 66 (2.67%) Sun
13 64 (2.59%) MuleSoft
14 61 (2.47%) Intel
15 47 (1.90%) NetApp
16 44 (1.78%) webMethods
17 41 (1.66%) Sitecore
17 41 (1.66%) Talend
18 35 (1.42%) Citrix
19 34 (1.38%) Retek
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 5K on call
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Meraki Talent Ltd
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Boston Hale
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £62,000 (DOE) plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme an
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent company
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £77,000 to £87,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago