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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 256 214 220
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +6
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1212 1716 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.24% 1.56% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.18% 4.12% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 889 1272 1239
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £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
38107 41697 45243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.87% 37.81% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33121 35558 38497
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -43 1130 £60,500 +0.83% 125
London -10 629 £70,000 +7.69% 58
South East +15 226 £55,000 +10.00% 16
Berkshire +10 99 £57,500 -8.00% 7
City of London -48 80 £72,500 +16.00% 9
East of England +25 76 £60,000 +31.86% 14
North West -53 55 £45,000 -4.25% 9
Yorkshire 0 49 £56,500 -5.83% 10
Reading +3 46 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Hertfordshire +31 44 £60,000 +33.33% 7
South West -72 44 £47,500 +8.95% 6
Hampshire +8 38 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Yorkshire +6 37 £60,750 +27.89% 6
Scotland -38 32 £41,000 -20.38% 6
Surrey +13 29 £72,500 +52.63% 4
West Midlands -59 27 £50,000 - 4
Leeds +11 26 £65,000 +36.84% 2
East Midlands -24 22 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Manchester -63 21 £45,000 -4.25% 5
Buckinghamshire +1 17 £42,500 -22.72%
Glasgow -39 15 £41,500 -19.41% 5
Slough - 15 £85,000 -
Milton Keynes +17 14 £42,500 +1.31%
West Sussex +1 14 £46,500 -7.00% 1
Edinburgh -5 14 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Gloucestershire -13 14 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Oxfordshire -24 14 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire +22 13 £53,750 +3.36% 2
Worthing +18 12 £46,500 -40.00%
Staines +18 12 £90,000 +97.80% 2

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 938 (36.34%) Java
2 915 (35.45%) Oracle
3 863 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
4 723 (28.01%) Linux
5 662 (25.65%) Finance
6 615 (23.83%) SOA
7 464 (17.98%) SQL
8 460 (17.82%) IBM
9 444 (17.20%) WebSphere
10 441 (17.09%) Unix
11 435 (16.85%) Windows
12 403 (15.61%) ITIL
13 378 (14.65%) Degree
14 369 (14.30%) Web Services
15 361 (13.99%) JavaScript
16 353 (13.68%) SQL Server
17 341 (13.21%) XML
18 334 (12.94%) WebLogic
19 313 (12.13%) DevOps
20 311 (12.05%) C#
21 306 (11.86%) .NET
22 298 (11.55%) Tomcat
23 297 (11.51%) TDD
24 294 (11.39%) HTML
25 269 (10.42%) Apache
26 265 (10.27%) Retail
27 263 (10.19%) Open Source
28 261 (10.11%) Microsoft
29 260 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
30 259 (10.03%) Software Engineering

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
1 444 (17.20%) WebSphere
2 334 (12.94%) WebLogic
3 298 (11.55%) Tomcat
4 269 (10.42%) Apache
5 256 (9.92%) JBoss
6 138 (5.35%) IIS
7 107 (4.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 69 (2.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 61 (2.36%) MQSeries
10 60 (2.32%) CMS
11 58 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
12 55 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 45 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
13 45 (1.74%) Mule
13 45 (1.74%) SharePoint
14 41 (1.59%) IBM HTTP Server
15 35 (1.36%) NetWeaver
16 33 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
17 32 (1.24%) Confluence
18 26 (1.01%) GlassFish
Applications
1 140 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (0.66%) MS Office
4 16 (0.62%) MS Project
5 12 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.077%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 101 (3.91%) Oracle EBS
2 51 (1.98%) Oracle BPM
3 45 (1.74%) Oracle Applications
3 45 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 36 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
4 36 (1.39%) Oracle Retail
5 34 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
6 33 (1.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 27 (1.05%) SAP CRM
8 20 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 19 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
10 18 (0.70%) Magento
11 14 (0.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
12 10 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
12 10 (0.39%) RMDS
13 9 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
14 7 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
15 6 (0.23%) Eloqua
15 6 (0.23%) HFM
15 6 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 250 (9.69%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (5.42%) SaaS
4 115 (4.46%) PaaS
5 83 (3.22%) GitHub
6 63 (2.44%) IaaS
7 61 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
8 39 (1.51%) Office 365
9 26 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
10 18 (0.70%) CloudBees
11 15 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (0.58%) Force.com
12 11 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
12 11 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.35%) Boomi
13 9 (0.35%) Google Analytics
14 7 (0.27%) Google App Engine
15 6 (0.23%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
17 4 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 183 (7.09%) HTTP
2 144 (5.58%) SAN
3 135 (5.23%) Firewall
4 112 (4.34%) TCP/IP
5 104 (4.03%) SSL
6 103 (3.99%) DNS
7 82 (3.18%) LDAP
8 73 (2.83%) LAN
8 73 (2.83%) NAS
9 55 (2.13%) WAN
10 50 (1.94%) Internet
11 32 (1.24%) Network Security
11 32 (1.24%) VPN
12 27 (1.05%) DHCP
13 24 (0.93%) FTP
14 19 (0.74%) AMQP
15 18 (0.70%) HTTPS
16 17 (0.66%) iSCSI
16 17 (0.66%) Wireless
17 16 (0.62%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 246 (9.53%) Oracle Database
3 212 (8.21%) Relational Database
4 179 (6.94%) MySQL
5 151 (5.85%) RDBMS
6 148 (5.73%) NoSQL
7 125 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 116 (4.49%) Big Data
8 116 (4.49%) MongoDB
9 103 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
10 95 (3.68%) Oracle Database 12c
11 82 (3.18%) Oracle Database 10g
12 73 (2.83%) DB2
13 68 (2.63%) Hadoop
14 66 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
15 55 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
16 44 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
17 31 (1.20%) Pentaho
18 30 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
18 30 (1.16%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 252 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 194 (7.52%) Git (software)
3 104 (4.03%) JIRA
3 104 (4.03%) Subversion
4 102 (3.95%) Maven
5 82 (3.18%) JUnit
6 51 (1.98%) Eclipse
7 47 (1.82%) Ant
8 43 (1.67%) Selenium
9 39 (1.51%) Talend Open Studio
10 37 (1.43%) Hudson
11 28 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 26 (1.01%) Cucumber
13 25 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
14 24 (0.93%) Introscope
15 22 (0.85%) Mockito
16 21 (0.81%) Mercurial
17 18 (0.70%) TeamCity
18 17 (0.66%) Jasmine
18 17 (0.66%) PhpStorm
General
1 662 (25.65%) Finance
2 265 (10.27%) Retail
3 248 (9.61%) Banking
4 112 (4.34%) Telecoms
5 94 (3.64%) Marketing
6 52 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 47 (1.82%) Investment Banking
8 46 (1.78%) Advertising
9 43 (1.67%) Financial Institution
10 40 (1.55%) Front Office
11 30 (1.16%) Back Office
11 30 (1.16%) Games
12 29 (1.12%) Publishing
13 19 (0.74%) Local Government
14 18 (0.70%) Electronics
15 16 (0.62%) Law
16 15 (0.58%) Multimedia
17 11 (0.43%) Retail Banking
18 10 (0.39%) Legal
19 9 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 660 (25.57%) Developer
2 588 (22.78%) Architect
3 255 (9.88%) Solutions Architect
4 252 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 197 (7.63%) Senior Developer
6 188 (7.28%) Consultant
7 138 (5.35%) Analyst
8 134 (5.19%) Middleware Engineer
9 119 (4.61%) Applications Support
10 111 (4.30%) Administrator
11 99 (3.84%) Middleware Developer
12 94 (3.64%) DBA
12 94 (3.64%) Software Engineer
13 90 (3.49%) .NET Developer
14 76 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
14 76 (2.94%) Technical Architect
15 74 (2.87%) Support Analyst
16 73 (2.83%) Linux Engineer
17 71 (2.75%) Enterprise Architect
17 71 (2.75%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (14.30%) Web Services
2 341 (13.21%) XML
3 306 (11.86%) .NET
4 294 (11.39%) HTML
5 251 (9.72%) Oracle Fusion
6 227 (8.80%) CSS
7 218 (8.45%) Spring
8 203 (7.87%) SOAP
9 202 (7.83%) REST
10 201 (7.79%) JMS
11 195 (7.56%) HTML5
12 183 (7.09%) J2EE
13 138 (5.35%) ASP.NET
14 132 (5.11%) AngularJS
15 126 (4.88%) Java EE
16 115 (4.46%) CSS3
17 111 (4.30%) WebSphere MQ
18 108 (4.18%) JSON
19 104 (4.03%) jQuery
20 82 (3.18%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 254 (9.84%) Computer Science
2 240 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
3 221 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
4 139 (5.39%) Data Centre
5 135 (5.23%) Management Information System
6 68 (2.63%) Data Integration
7 57 (2.21%) Clustering
7 57 (2.21%) Mathematics
8 56 (2.17%) PKI
9 53 (2.05%) Virtual Team
10 50 (1.94%) User Experience
11 49 (1.90%) Visualisation
12 47 (1.82%) DataPower
13 45 (1.74%) Derivative
14 41 (1.59%) Fintech
14 41 (1.59%) Mobile App
15 38 (1.47%) Mainframe
16 37 (1.43%) iPad
17 29 (1.12%) Life Science
18 23 (0.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 723 (28.01%) Linux
2 441 (17.09%) Unix
3 435 (16.85%) Windows
4 175 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 128 (4.96%) Windows Server
6 120 (4.65%) AIX
7 112 (4.34%) Solaris
8 47 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 42 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (1.55%) CentOS
11 31 (1.20%) Android
12 29 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
13 28 (1.08%) SUSE
14 26 (1.01%) Windows 7
15 24 (0.93%) Ubuntu
16 19 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
17 15 (0.58%) Apple iOS
18 14 (0.54%) Windows 10
19 11 (0.43%) zOS
20 10 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 863 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
2 615 (23.83%) SOA
3 403 (15.61%) ITIL
4 313 (12.13%) DevOps
5 297 (11.51%) TDD
6 263 (10.19%) Open Source
7 260 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
8 259 (10.03%) Software Engineering
9 251 (9.72%) TOGAF
10 234 (9.07%) Scrum
11 232 (8.99%) E-Commerce
12 218 (8.45%) SDLC
13 195 (7.56%) CRM
13 195 (7.56%) Project Management
14 186 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 178 (6.90%) MVC
16 173 (6.70%) Mentoring
17 171 (6.63%) Performance Tuning
18 164 (6.35%) OO
19 157 (6.08%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 938 (36.34%) Java
2 464 (17.98%) SQL
3 361 (13.99%) JavaScript
4 311 (12.05%) C#
5 227 (8.80%) Python
6 206 (7.98%) Perl
7 162 (6.28%) Shell Script
8 141 (5.46%) C++
9 122 (4.73%) Bash Shell
10 91 (3.53%) Ruby
11 82 (3.18%) PHP
12 65 (2.52%) PL/SQL
13 62 (2.40%) C
14 54 (2.09%) PowerShell
15 50 (1.94%) ABAP
16 38 (1.47%) Jython
17 37 (1.43%) Scala
17 37 (1.43%) T-SQL
18 21 (0.81%) Haskell
19 20 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 378 (14.65%) Degree
2 79 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 43 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 32 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (1.20%) PhD
6 28 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (1.01%) ISEB
8 25 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
9 24 (0.93%) OCP
10 22 (0.85%) MCSE
11 20 (0.77%) CISSP
12 18 (0.70%) CISA
12 18 (0.70%) CISM
13 17 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (0.54%) CCNA
15 13 (0.50%) EMC Certification
16 11 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 10 (0.39%) DV Cleared
17 10 (0.39%) SANS
18 8 (0.31%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (4.77%) QA
2 87 (3.37%) SLA
3 50 (1.94%) Data Quality
4 33 (1.28%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.66%) ISO20022
6 16 (0.62%) COBIT
7 13 (0.50%) PCI DSS
8 12 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.23%) ISAE 3402
10 6 (0.23%) ISO 8583
10 6 (0.23%) SSAE 16
11 5 (0.19%) HL7
12 4 (0.15%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.15%) RosettaNet
12 4 (0.15%) SEPA
13 2 (0.077%) Disclosure Scotland
13 2 (0.077%) ISO15022
13 2 (0.077%) JSP 440
14 1 (0.039%) HIPAA
System Software
1 138 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 129 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 129 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
3 74 (2.87%) Docker
4 62 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 43 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
6 24 (0.93%) vSphere
7 22 (0.85%) Squid
8 17 (0.66%) Apache Flume
8 17 (0.66%) KVM
8 17 (0.66%) Xen
9 16 (0.62%) NFS
9 16 (0.62%) PowerHA
9 16 (0.62%) SRDF
10 15 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 14 (0.54%) VMware ESX
12 12 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 11 (0.43%) Varnish
14 6 (0.23%) RACF
15 5 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 204 (7.90%) Puppet
2 93 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (2.75%) Data Guard
4 70 (2.71%) Oracle RMAN
5 69 (2.67%) Ansible
6 55 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 33 (1.28%) Nagios
8 32 (1.24%) Tivoli
9 26 (1.01%) OpenAM
9 26 (1.01%) SCCM
10 25 (0.97%) Salt
11 19 (0.74%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 17 (0.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 16 (0.62%) Control-M
14 12 (0.46%) AirWatch
14 12 (0.46%) Kubernetes
15 11 (0.43%) MOM
15 11 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 10 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
16 10 (0.39%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 915 (35.45%) Oracle
2 460 (17.82%) IBM
3 261 (10.11%) Microsoft
4 195 (7.56%) VMware
5 186 (7.21%) Red Hat
6 123 (4.77%) SAP
7 100 (3.87%) webMethods
8 97 (3.76%) TIBCO
9 82 (3.18%) MuleSoft
10 79 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
11 77 (2.98%) Cisco
12 58 (2.25%) ATG
13 55 (2.13%) HP
14 50 (1.94%) Sun
15 49 (1.90%) Hortonworks
16 48 (1.86%) Adobe
16 48 (1.86%) Cloudera
16 48 (1.86%) PeopleSoft
17 46 (1.78%) hybris
17 46 (1.78%) Retek
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Market Leading Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hamlin Knight
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £95,000 per annum Plus 15% Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum £70-£80K + bonus, bens, training
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits + Significant Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus on call and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + significant bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Networkers
Salary: £40000 per annum + EXCELLENT benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £80,000 per annum Plus a range of Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago