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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 268 224 227
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +3
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1186 1679 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.22% 1.53% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 4.08% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 874 1208 1156
Median salary £60,397 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.03% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,654 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% -3.00%

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
37884 41185 44114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.86% 37.58% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32984 35208 37085
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,264 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -49 1108 £62,500 +4.16% 105
London -14 594 £70,000 - 56
South East -20 218 £57,500 +15.00% 13
Berkshire -1 97 £57,500 -4.16% 6
East of England -8 67 £60,000 +36.36% 6
City of London -30 67 £67,500 - 18
North West -50 59 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Yorkshire -16 56 £58,750 -2.08% 4
South West -77 55 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Surrey +58 41 £70,000 +40.00% 3
Hertfordshire +21 40 £60,000 +71.42% 6
Scotland -8 40 £41,000 -20.38% 7
West Yorkshire +2 36 £65,000 +22.97% 1
Reading -13 33 £57,500 -17.85% 1
East Midlands -7 32 £41,000 -3.52% 2
West Midlands -63 28 £50,000 -13.04% 7
Hampshire -30 24 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Glasgow -9 23 £40,000 -22.33% 3
Gloucestershire -12 22 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Leeds -2 21 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Manchester -38 21 £45,000 -0.55% 6
West Sussex +12 18 £46,500 -24.08% 2
Merseyside -9 18 £47,500 -5.00%
Liverpool -10 17 £47,500 -5.00%
Edinburgh +16 16 £49,750 -21.03% 4
Staines +28 15 £90,000 +71.42% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 15 £41,000 +1.86% 2
Croydon - 15 £80,000 -
Buckinghamshire -3 13 £46,800 -28.00%
North Yorkshire +22 12 £50,000 -16.66% 2

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 908 (37.21%) Oracle
2 847 (34.71%) Java
3 822 (33.69%) Agile Software Development
4 720 (29.51%) Linux
5 653 (26.76%) Finance
6 567 (23.24%) SOA
7 461 (18.89%) SQL
8 450 (18.44%) Windows
9 441 (18.07%) Unix
10 407 (16.68%) WebSphere
11 384 (15.74%) Web Services
12 380 (15.57%) IBM
13 350 (14.34%) ITIL
14 341 (13.98%) JavaScript
15 340 (13.93%) WebLogic
16 338 (13.85%) Degree
17 305 (12.50%) SQL Server
18 299 (12.25%) HTML
19 294 (12.05%) C#
20 293 (12.01%) DevOps
21 278 (11.39%) Apache
22 276 (11.31%) Tomcat
23 274 (11.23%) .NET
24 272 (11.15%) XML
25 263 (10.78%) Software Engineering
26 262 (10.74%) Retail
27 261 (10.70%) TDD
28 260 (10.66%) JBoss
29 247 (10.12%) Microsoft
30 239 (9.80%) 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 (16.68%) WebSphere
2 340 (13.93%) WebLogic
3 278 (11.39%) Apache
4 276 (11.31%) Tomcat
5 260 (10.66%) JBoss
6 140 (5.74%) IIS
7 87 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 86 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 85 (3.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 72 (2.95%) BizTalk Server
11 61 (2.50%) MQSeries
12 54 (2.21%) Oracle Service Bus
13 49 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
13 49 (2.01%) SharePoint
14 43 (1.76%) CMS
15 42 (1.72%) Mule
16 36 (1.48%) GlassFish
16 36 (1.48%) NetWeaver
17 32 (1.31%) Confluence
18 24 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 117 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (0.70%) MS Office
4 10 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.29%) MS Project
6 4 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.041%) HipChat
8 1 (0.041%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 100 (4.10%) Oracle EBS
2 54 (2.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 51 (2.09%) Oracle Applications
4 50 (2.05%) Oracle BPM
5 46 (1.89%) Oracle Retail
6 44 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
7 43 (1.76%) Oracle 11i
7 43 (1.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 28 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
8 28 (1.15%) SAP CRM
9 23 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 11 (0.45%) Magento
10 11 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
11 10 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
12 9 (0.37%) Eloqua
12 9 (0.37%) RMDS
13 7 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
14 6 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
15 5 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
15 5 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 235 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (6.39%) SaaS
3 155 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 101 (4.14%) PaaS
5 54 (2.21%) GitHub
6 50 (2.05%) IaaS
7 48 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
8 32 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 30 (1.23%) Office 365
10 18 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
11 13 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (0.53%) Force.com
12 11 (0.45%) CloudBees
13 8 (0.33%) Oracle CX
14 6 (0.25%) Boomi
15 5 (0.20%) Google Analytics
15 5 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 4 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
16 4 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (0.16%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 172 (7.05%) HTTP
2 147 (6.02%) SAN
3 115 (4.71%) Firewall
4 103 (4.22%) TCP/IP
5 93 (3.81%) DNS
6 83 (3.40%) LDAP
6 83 (3.40%) NAS
7 76 (3.11%) SSL
8 65 (2.66%) LAN
9 55 (2.25%) Internet
10 53 (2.17%) WAN
11 32 (1.31%) DHCP
11 32 (1.31%) VPN
12 25 (1.02%) FTP
13 24 (0.98%) Network Security
14 20 (0.82%) FCoE
14 20 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
14 20 (0.82%) Multicast
14 20 (0.82%) SSH
15 17 (0.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 234 (9.59%) Oracle Database
3 220 (9.02%) Relational Database
4 203 (8.32%) MySQL
5 150 (6.15%) RDBMS
6 131 (5.37%) NoSQL
7 118 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 112 (4.59%) MongoDB
9 101 (4.14%) Big Data
10 91 (3.73%) Oracle Database 10g
11 85 (3.48%) Oracle Database 12c
12 81 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
13 65 (2.66%) DB2
14 63 (2.58%) Hadoop
15 58 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
16 51 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
17 36 (1.48%) Oracle9i Database
18 35 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
19 32 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
19 32 (1.31%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 208 (8.52%) Jenkins
2 165 (6.76%) Git (software)
3 120 (4.92%) Subversion
4 107 (4.39%) JIRA
5 88 (3.61%) Maven
6 58 (2.38%) JUnit
7 55 (2.25%) Ant
8 46 (1.89%) Selenium
9 39 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
10 35 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 35 (1.43%) Eclipse
11 25 (1.02%) Hudson
12 20 (0.82%) Mockito
12 20 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
12 20 (0.82%) TeamCity
13 19 (0.78%) Introscope
13 19 (0.78%) NUnit
14 17 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (0.66%) Cucumber
16 13 (0.53%) Jasmine
General
1 653 (26.76%) Finance
2 262 (10.74%) Retail
3 235 (9.63%) Banking
4 93 (3.81%) Telecoms
5 81 (3.32%) Marketing
6 58 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 57 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 51 (2.09%) Financial Institution
9 45 (1.84%) Advertising
10 40 (1.64%) Back Office
11 35 (1.43%) Front Office
12 31 (1.27%) Games
13 23 (0.94%) Publishing
14 21 (0.86%) Electronics
14 21 (0.86%) Local Government
15 17 (0.70%) Billing
15 17 (0.70%) Law
16 12 (0.49%) Multimedia
17 10 (0.41%) Aerospace
17 10 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 602 (24.67%) Developer
2 593 (24.30%) Architect
3 266 (10.90%) Solutions Architect
4 232 (9.51%) Java Developer
5 173 (7.09%) Consultant
6 167 (6.84%) Senior Developer
7 131 (5.37%) Middleware Engineer
8 126 (5.16%) Applications Support
9 119 (4.88%) Analyst
10 105 (4.30%) Software Engineer
11 104 (4.26%) Administrator
12 93 (3.81%) Middleware Developer
13 86 (3.52%) DBA
13 86 (3.52%) Linux Engineer
14 84 (3.44%) .NET Developer
15 79 (3.24%) Technical Architect
16 75 (3.07%) Support Engineer
17 74 (3.03%) Oracle DBA
18 70 (2.87%) Senior Architect
19 69 (2.83%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (15.74%) Web Services
2 299 (12.25%) HTML
3 274 (11.23%) .NET
4 272 (11.15%) XML
5 231 (9.47%) Oracle Fusion
6 224 (9.18%) JMS
7 221 (9.06%) CSS
8 210 (8.61%) HTML5
9 197 (8.07%) Spring
10 192 (7.87%) SOAP
11 188 (7.70%) REST
12 148 (6.07%) J2EE
13 146 (5.98%) AngularJS
14 135 (5.53%) Java EE
15 115 (4.71%) jQuery
16 114 (4.67%) ASP.NET
17 109 (4.47%) CSS3
18 99 (4.06%) WebSphere MQ
19 86 (3.52%) JSON
20 85 (3.48%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 236 (9.67%) Computer Science
2 230 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
3 182 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 132 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 119 (4.88%) Data Centre
6 65 (2.66%) User Experience
7 64 (2.62%) Data Integration
8 61 (2.50%) Clustering
9 54 (2.21%) Mathematics
10 50 (2.05%) PKI
11 45 (1.84%) Derivative
12 41 (1.68%) Mobile App
13 40 (1.64%) iPad
14 39 (1.60%) DataPower
15 38 (1.56%) Mainframe
16 37 (1.52%) Virtual Team
17 36 (1.48%) Visualisation
18 27 (1.11%) Private Cloud
18 27 (1.11%) Public Cloud
19 26 (1.07%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 720 (29.51%) Linux
2 450 (18.44%) Windows
3 441 (18.07%) Unix
4 170 (6.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 117 (4.80%) Solaris
6 115 (4.71%) AIX
7 102 (4.18%) Windows Server
8 37 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (1.39%) CentOS
10 31 (1.27%) Android
10 31 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
12 21 (0.86%) SUSE
13 18 (0.74%) Ubuntu
14 17 (0.70%) Apple iOS
14 17 (0.70%) Windows 7
15 15 (0.61%) zOS
16 11 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (0.41%) Windows 10
18 7 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 822 (33.69%) Agile Software Development
2 567 (23.24%) SOA
3 350 (14.34%) ITIL
4 293 (12.01%) DevOps
5 263 (10.78%) Software Engineering
6 261 (10.70%) TDD
7 239 (9.80%) TOGAF
8 236 (9.67%) Open Source
9 230 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
10 226 (9.26%) CRM
11 223 (9.14%) E-Commerce
12 211 (8.65%) Scrum
13 196 (8.03%) Project Management
14 189 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 175 (7.17%) OO
16 170 (6.97%) SDLC
17 164 (6.72%) Technical Architecture
18 161 (6.60%) MVC
19 155 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
20 151 (6.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 847 (34.71%) Java
2 461 (18.89%) SQL
3 341 (13.98%) JavaScript
4 294 (12.05%) C#
5 217 (8.89%) Perl
6 205 (8.40%) Python
7 153 (6.27%) Shell Script
8 144 (5.90%) C++
9 142 (5.82%) Bash Shell
10 91 (3.73%) C
11 74 (3.03%) PHP
12 68 (2.79%) PowerShell
13 63 (2.58%) ABAP
14 61 (2.50%) Ruby
15 52 (2.13%) PL/SQL
16 41 (1.68%) Jython
17 36 (1.48%) T-SQL
18 28 (1.15%) Haskell
19 27 (1.11%) Scala
20 21 (0.86%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 338 (13.85%) Degree
2 74 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 45 (1.84%) SC Cleared
4 34 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (1.02%) ISEB
6 23 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (0.82%) CISSP
7 20 (0.82%) MCSE
7 20 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
8 19 (0.78%) CCNA
8 19 (0.78%) CISA
8 19 (0.78%) CISM
8 19 (0.78%) OCP
9 16 (0.66%) EMC Certification
9 16 (0.66%) PhD
10 13 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.41%) OCA
12 9 (0.37%) CCIE
12 9 (0.37%) SANS
13 8 (0.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (4.51%) QA
2 77 (3.16%) SLA
3 46 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 36 (1.48%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.86%) ISO 9001
6 16 (0.66%) COBIT
6 16 (0.66%) ISO20022
7 14 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.29%) ISAE 3402
8 7 (0.29%) ISO 8583
8 7 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.29%) SSAE 16
9 4 (0.16%) ISO 9000
9 4 (0.16%) PA-DSS
9 4 (0.16%) SEPA
10 2 (0.082%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.082%) DO-178B
10 2 (0.082%) IEC 61508
10 2 (0.082%) ISO15022
10 2 (0.082%) JSP 440
System Software
1 153 (6.27%) Oracle RAC
2 127 (5.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 58 (2.38%) Docker
5 56 (2.30%) Hyper-V
6 29 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
7 21 (0.86%) KVM
7 21 (0.86%) Squid
7 21 (0.86%) Xen
8 20 (0.82%) NFS
8 20 (0.82%) SRDF
9 17 (0.70%) Apache Flume
10 14 (0.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 11 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 11 (0.45%) Varnish
11 11 (0.45%) vSphere
12 10 (0.41%) VMware ESX
13 8 (0.33%) RACF
14 7 (0.29%) Job Entry Subsystem
14 7 (0.29%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 185 (7.58%) Puppet
2 91 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (2.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 66 (2.70%) Data Guard
5 54 (2.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 52 (2.13%) Ansible
7 38 (1.56%) OpenAM
8 27 (1.11%) Nagios
9 25 (1.02%) Salt
10 24 (0.98%) Tivoli
11 19 (0.78%) Control-M
12 15 (0.61%) AirWatch
12 15 (0.61%) SCCM
13 14 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
14 12 (0.49%) WebSphere Cast Iron
15 11 (0.45%) Kubernetes
15 11 (0.45%) MOM
16 10 (0.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
17 7 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
18 6 (0.25%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 908 (37.21%) Oracle
2 380 (15.57%) IBM
3 247 (10.12%) Microsoft
4 181 (7.42%) VMware
5 174 (7.13%) Red Hat
6 118 (4.84%) SAP
7 85 (3.48%) webMethods
8 80 (3.28%) Cisco
9 77 (3.16%) TIBCO
10 69 (2.83%) MuleSoft
10 69 (2.83%) Sun
11 65 (2.66%) ATG
11 65 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
12 64 (2.62%) Sybase
13 61 (2.50%) Retek
14 58 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
15 55 (2.25%) EMC
16 49 (2.01%) Hyperion
17 46 (1.89%) Adobe
18 43 (1.76%) Google
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonua
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits including bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52969.00 - £62239.00 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 5K on call
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £37,000 per annum plus £15-19,000 OTE UNCAPPED PLUS BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tesco Bank
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Crunchposter
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: £40-£60K + bonus, bens
Posted: 6 days ago