The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 204 215 208
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1610 1624 1477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.51% 1.38% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.98% 3.47% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1250 1117
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.19%

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
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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 +20 1497 £60,000 +4.34% 180
London +36 853 £62,500 -3.84% 83
City of London +61 304 £62,500 +1.62% 32
South East +9 195 £51,250 -6.81% 24
South West +30 120 £42,500 -19.04% 16
North West +12 99 £50,000 +17.64% 27
Scotland +41 76 £55,000 +17.64% 7
West Midlands +16 66 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Yorkshire -26 63 £60,000 +41.17% 5
Manchester +38 62 £60,000 +20.00% 9
East of England -92 57 £48,750 +2.63% 9
Berkshire +22 52 £65,000 +30.00% 9
Surrey +26 51 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Edinburgh +33 44 £45,000 -10.00% 4
West Yorkshire -21 39 £47,500 +11.76% 4
East Midlands -26 37 £47,500 -24.30% 4
Bristol +6 36 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Hampshire -5 31 £55,000 +10.00%
Buckinghamshire 0 29 £41,500 -17.00% 4
Glasgow +15 28 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Gloucestershire +12 28 £67,500 +75.32%
Wiltshire +8 27 £43,596 -20.73%
Essex -5 26 £43,500 -8.42% 1
Leeds -8 25 £70,000 +40.00% 4
Brentwood +5 24 £43,500 -8.42%
Swindon +18 22 £41,250 -25.00%
Hertfordshire -68 22 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Milton Keynes -14 19 £41,500 +10.66% 2
Northamptonshire +16 18 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Oxfordshire +16 17 £45,250 -7.17% 2

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Middleware also 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 that cited Middleware.

1 1494 (48.38%) Oracle
2 1283 (41.55%) Java
3 1161 (37.60%) Finance
4 854 (27.66%) SOA
5 834 (27.01%) Linux
6 760 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
7 744 (24.09%) SQL
8 624 (20.21%) Oracle Fusion
9 584 (18.91%) Web Services
10 562 (18.20%) UNIX
10 562 (18.20%) Oracle Database
11 549 (17.78%) Windows
12 483 (15.64%) SQL Server
13 471 (15.25%) XML
14 456 (14.77%) IBM
15 447 (14.48%) WebSphere
16 399 (12.92%) WebLogic
17 359 (11.63%) Banking
18 357 (11.56%) Degree
19 349 (11.30%) .NET
20 345 (11.17%) Microsoft
21 337 (10.91%) Spring
22 331 (10.72%) JavaScript
23 327 (10.59%) C#
24 324 (10.49%) JBoss
25 317 (10.27%) Oracle Database 11g
26 314 (10.17%) J2EE
27 302 (9.78%) HTML
28 300 (9.72%) JMS
29 292 (9.46%) Tomcat

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Middleware also 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 that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 447 (14.48%) WebSphere
2 399 (12.92%) WebLogic
3 324 (10.49%) JBoss
4 292 (9.46%) Tomcat
5 269 (8.71%) Apache
6 254 (8.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 245 (7.93%) Oracle Service Bus
8 175 (5.67%) IIS
9 132 (4.27%) Oracle Coherence
10 112 (3.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 103 (3.34%) WebSphere Application Server
12 88 (2.85%) CMS
13 79 (2.56%) MQSeries
14 73 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
15 67 (2.17%) Mule
16 62 (2.01%) Node.js
17 53 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
18 47 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 42 (1.36%) WebLogic Portal
20 39 (1.26%) GlassFish
Applications
1 161 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 70 (2.27%) MS Office
3 20 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.36%) MS Project
5 10 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.13%) Simulink
8 3 (0.097%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 206 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 185 (5.99%) Oracle BPM
3 98 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 73 (2.36%) Oracle Applications
5 72 (2.33%) RMDS
6 33 (1.07%) Oracle ERP
7 30 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
8 25 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
8 25 (0.81%) SAP CRM
9 24 (0.78%) Endur
9 24 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
10 23 (0.74%) SAP HR
11 17 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
11 17 (0.55%) AWD
12 16 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
13 14 (0.45%) Temenos T24
13 14 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
14 13 (0.42%) Markit EDM
15 12 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
15 12 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 80 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (1.98%) SaaS
3 58 (1.88%) PaaS
3 58 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (1.23%) IaaS
5 25 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
6 23 (0.74%) Boomi
7 14 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.29%) Force.com
8 9 (0.29%) GitHub
8 9 (0.29%) Office 365
9 7 (0.23%) Heroku
9 7 (0.23%) iPaaS
10 6 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
11 5 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.097%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.065%) Route 53
13 2 (0.065%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 199 (6.44%) HTTP
2 183 (5.93%) SAN
3 153 (4.95%) WAN
4 148 (4.79%) LAN
5 127 (4.11%) NAS
6 110 (3.56%) Multicast
7 100 (3.24%) Firewall
8 96 (3.11%) FCoE
8 96 (3.11%) Fibre Channel
9 88 (2.85%) Internet
10 85 (2.75%) TCP/IP
11 52 (1.68%) FTP
12 46 (1.49%) SSL
13 41 (1.33%) iSCSI
14 38 (1.23%) LDAP
15 35 (1.13%) DNS
16 27 (0.87%) Network Security
17 18 (0.58%) AMQP
18 12 (0.39%) Broadband
19 11 (0.36%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 562 (18.20%) Oracle Database
2 483 (15.64%) SQL Server
3 317 (10.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 263 (8.52%) Relational Database
5 207 (6.70%) RDBMS
6 186 (6.02%) DB2
7 183 (5.93%) Oracle ODI
8 171 (5.54%) MySQL
9 127 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
10 115 (3.72%) Hadoop
11 110 (3.56%) Big Data
12 105 (3.40%) MongoDB
13 101 (3.27%) Oracle Exadata
14 97 (3.14%) Oracle Reports
15 83 (2.69%) NoSQL
16 75 (2.43%) HBase
17 69 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
18 63 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
19 53 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 50 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 165 (5.34%) Git (software)
2 158 (5.12%) Maven
3 131 (4.24%) Jenkins
4 116 (3.76%) Subversion
5 96 (3.11%) JUnit
6 94 (3.04%) Eclipse
7 76 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
8 71 (2.30%) Hudson
9 66 (2.14%) Ant
10 62 (2.01%) JIRA
11 60 (1.94%) SoapUI
12 44 (1.42%) Selenium
13 38 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
14 37 (1.20%) TeamCity
14 37 (1.20%) Mockito
15 32 (1.04%) LoadRunner
16 31 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 31 (1.00%) Visual Studio
16 31 (1.00%) ClearCase
17 29 (0.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1161 (37.60%) Finance
2 359 (11.63%) Banking
3 250 (8.10%) Retail
4 106 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 94 (3.04%) Front Office
6 64 (2.07%) Manufacturing
7 59 (1.91%) Marketing
8 52 (1.68%) Financial Institution
9 48 (1.55%) Investment Banking
10 42 (1.36%) Billing
11 37 (1.20%) Back Office
12 32 (1.04%) Games
13 25 (0.81%) Advertising
14 24 (0.78%) Military
15 22 (0.71%) Electronics
16 16 (0.52%) Legal
16 16 (0.52%) Publishing
17 15 (0.49%) General Ledger
18 14 (0.45%) Automotive
19 13 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 901 (29.18%) Architect
2 807 (26.13%) Developer
3 307 (9.94%) Solutions Architect
4 299 (9.68%) Analyst
5 294 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 283 (9.16%) Consultant
7 191 (6.19%) Infrastructure Architect
8 189 (6.12%) Technical Architect
9 178 (5.76%) Senior Developer
10 130 (4.21%) Oracle Architect
11 119 (3.85%) Software Engineer
12 117 (3.79%) Support Analyst
13 116 (3.76%) Lead Architect
14 109 (3.53%) Integration Architect
15 107 (3.47%) DBA
16 98 (3.17%) Oracle DBA
16 98 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
17 96 (3.11%) SOA Architect
18 95 (3.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
18 95 (3.08%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 624 (20.21%) Oracle Fusion
2 584 (18.91%) Web Services
3 471 (15.25%) XML
4 349 (11.30%) .NET
5 337 (10.91%) Spring
6 314 (10.17%) J2EE
7 302 (9.78%) HTML
8 300 (9.72%) JMS
9 272 (8.81%) SOAP
10 211 (6.83%) XSLT
11 187 (6.06%) Hibernate
12 184 (5.96%) REST
13 170 (5.51%) Java EE
14 156 (5.05%) CSS
15 132 (4.27%) ASP.NET
16 124 (4.02%) HTML5
17 122 (3.95%) WSDL
18 113 (3.66%) XSD
19 112 (3.63%) WebSphere MQ
20 97 (3.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 224 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 181 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
3 178 (5.76%) Open Source
4 135 (4.37%) Computer Science
5 133 (4.31%) Data Integration
6 119 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 115 (3.72%) Mainframe
8 100 (3.24%) Clustering
9 72 (2.33%) Client/Server
10 61 (1.98%) PKI
11 60 (1.94%) Hedge funds
12 53 (1.72%) N-Tier
13 48 (1.55%) Visualisation
14 45 (1.46%) Mobile App
14 45 (1.46%) DataPower
14 45 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 43 (1.39%) Oracle Exalogic
16 42 (1.36%) Mathematics
17 39 (1.26%) Replication
18 37 (1.20%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 834 (27.01%) Linux
2 562 (18.20%) UNIX
3 549 (17.78%) Windows
4 250 (8.10%) Solaris
5 117 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 108 (3.50%) AIX
7 71 (2.30%) Android
8 56 (1.81%) HPUX
8 56 (1.81%) Apple iOS
9 36 (1.17%) SUSE
10 35 (1.13%) zOS
11 34 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
13 28 (0.91%) OS/400
14 20 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (0.58%) CentOS
16 16 (0.52%) Ubuntu
17 13 (0.42%) Nucleus RTOS
18 12 (0.39%) Windows 7
19 11 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 854 (27.66%) SOA
2 760 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
3 288 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
4 265 (8.58%) Software Engineering
5 239 (7.74%) OO
6 226 (7.32%) E-Commerce
7 224 (7.25%) TOGAF
8 211 (6.83%) Scrum
9 203 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
10 195 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
11 190 (6.15%) ITIL
12 188 (6.09%) Project Management
12 188 (6.09%) Mentoring
13 176 (5.70%) TDD
14 174 (5.63%) MVC
15 169 (5.47%) CRM
16 164 (5.31%) ERP
17 161 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
18 160 (5.18%) UML
19 159 (5.15%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1283 (41.55%) Java
2 744 (24.09%) SQL
3 331 (10.72%) JavaScript
4 327 (10.59%) C#
5 197 (6.38%) C++
6 183 (5.93%) Perl
7 179 (5.80%) Python
8 144 (4.66%) PL/SQL
9 140 (4.53%) Shell Script
10 109 (3.53%) C
11 99 (3.21%) T-SQL
12 91 (2.95%) Ruby
13 85 (2.75%) Bash Shell
14 84 (2.72%) PHP
15 76 (2.46%) XPath
16 50 (1.62%) Scala
17 47 (1.52%) VB
18 42 (1.36%) VB.NET
18 42 (1.36%) Erlang
19 35 (1.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 357 (11.56%) Degree
2 167 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 140 (4.53%) SC Cleared
4 46 (1.49%) DV Cleared
5 34 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 29 (0.94%) ISEB
7 22 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
8 18 (0.58%) CISSP
9 17 (0.55%) PMI Certification
10 15 (0.49%) PhD
11 14 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (0.42%) CISM
13 12 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (0.39%) OCP
14 11 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 9 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 8 (0.26%) CCNA
17 8 (0.26%) CISA
18 7 (0.23%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (5.21%) QA
2 67 (2.17%) SLA
3 21 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.36%) COBIT
5 11 (0.36%) RosettaNet
6 9 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.23%) ISO 8583
8 5 (0.16%) EMIR
9 2 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.065%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.065%) HIPAA
System Software
1 190 (6.15%) Oracle RAC
2 176 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (3.30%) NFS
4 100 (3.24%) Hyper-V
5 96 (3.11%) SRDF
6 73 (2.36%) KVM
7 62 (2.01%) Active Directory
8 43 (1.39%) Xen
9 32 (1.04%) VMware ESX
10 23 (0.74%) Squid
11 15 (0.49%) Varnish
12 10 (0.32%) vSphere
13 9 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 7 (0.23%) Docker
15 6 (0.19%) Oracle Clusterware
15 6 (0.19%) VirtualBox
15 6 (0.19%) XenApp
16 5 (0.16%) RACF
17 4 (0.13%) OCFS2
17 4 (0.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 118 (3.82%) Puppet
2 71 (2.30%) Data Guard
3 68 (2.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 60 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
5 58 (1.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 54 (1.75%) Tivoli
7 33 (1.07%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 21 (0.68%) Opsview
9 20 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
10 18 (0.58%) Nagios
10 18 (0.58%) MOM
11 16 (0.52%) Ansible
12 15 (0.49%) Cobbler
12 15 (0.49%) Salt
13 12 (0.39%) CA Single Sign-On
13 12 (0.39%) OPNET
14 11 (0.36%) Vagrant
15 10 (0.32%) Oracle Flashback
15 10 (0.32%) Oracle Statspack
16 9 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1494 (48.38%) Oracle
2 456 (14.77%) IBM
3 345 (11.17%) Microsoft
4 284 (9.20%) TIBCO
5 226 (7.32%) VMware
6 189 (6.12%) Red Hat
7 178 (5.76%) SAP
8 170 (5.51%) Cisco
9 144 (4.66%) NetApp
10 140 (4.53%) EMC
11 99 (3.21%) HP
12 97 (3.14%) Intel
13 95 (3.08%) Sybase
14 73 (2.36%) DataSynapse
15 61 (1.98%) Informatica
16 51 (1.65%) webMethods
17 49 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
18 47 (1.52%) Siebel
19 44 (1.42%) hybris
20 42 (1.36%) BMC
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