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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 259 218 226
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +8
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1254 1600 1662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 1.50% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.32% 3.95% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 929 1279 1274
Median salary £58,350 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.75% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

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
37811 40469 47899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.46% 37.93% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 32762 34598 40946
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 31 May 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 May 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 -41 1153 £60,000 - 124
London -51 595 £65,000 +4.00% 45
South East +53 244 £55,000 +10.00% 25
East of England +62 99 £60,000 +9.09% 14
Berkshire +39 83 £57,500 -11.53% 15
City of London -102 67 £67,500 +8.00% 15
North West -22 58 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Hertfordshire +41 51 £60,000 - 5
Scotland -33 50 £57,500 +4.54% 16
Oxfordshire +25 48 £47,500 +4.97% 1
West Midlands -28 48 £50,000 +5.26% 4
South West -61 44 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Hampshire +16 41 £50,000 -9.09%
Surrey -11 37 £67,500 +42.10% 4
Yorkshire -17 35 £45,000 -25.00% 8
Manchester -26 34 £45,000 -25.00% 9
Reading +21 31 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Edinburgh -14 27 £60,000 +33.33% 8
West Yorkshire -18 20 £57,500 +21.05% 7
Bedfordshire +23 19 £52,500 -25.00%
Wales +21 19 £39,250 +3.28% 1
Oxford +10 19 £47,500 -13.63% 1
East Midlands -18 19 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Glasgow -30 18 £45,000 -25.00% 8
South Wales +17 16 £38,500 +1.31% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 16 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Buckinghamshire +10 15 £42,500 +2.40% 2
Leeds -4 14 £57,500 -14.81% 5
Essex +4 13 £95,000 +127.54%
Staines +13 12 £70,000 +40.00% 2

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 983 (37.15%) Oracle
2 959 (36.24%) Java
3 881 (33.30%) Agile Software Development
4 756 (28.57%) Linux
5 657 (24.83%) SOA
6 649 (24.53%) Finance
7 561 (21.20%) SQL
8 482 (18.22%) IBM
9 463 (17.50%) Unix
10 461 (17.42%) Windows
11 452 (17.08%) WebSphere
12 449 (16.97%) XML
13 399 (15.08%) Degree
14 387 (14.63%) ITIL
15 382 (14.44%) JavaScript
16 373 (14.10%) Web Services
17 352 (13.30%) SQL Server
18 334 (12.62%) WebLogic
19 332 (12.55%) TDD
20 322 (12.17%) C#
21 305 (11.53%) DevOps
22 304 (11.49%) Oracle Database
22 304 (11.49%) .NET
23 294 (11.11%) Tomcat
24 293 (11.07%) Microsoft
25 291 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
26 288 (10.88%) Scrum
27 272 (10.28%) HTML
28 270 (10.20%) Oracle Fusion
29 267 (10.09%) Banking

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
1 452 (17.08%) WebSphere
2 334 (12.62%) WebLogic
3 294 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 247 (9.33%) Apache
5 231 (8.73%) JBoss
6 125 (4.72%) IIS
7 110 (4.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 92 (3.48%) Node.js
9 64 (2.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 60 (2.27%) MQSeries
11 55 (2.08%) CMS
12 47 (1.78%) Mule
13 45 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
14 41 (1.55%) IBM HTTP Server
15 40 (1.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 39 (1.47%) SharePoint
17 32 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
18 27 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
19 26 (0.98%) NetWeaver
20 23 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 170 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.68%) MS Office
3 17 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.53%) MS Project
5 8 (0.30%) SPSS
6 7 (0.26%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 120 (4.54%) Oracle EBS
2 53 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
3 38 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
4 35 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 29 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
6 28 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
7 26 (0.98%) Oracle Retail
7 26 (0.98%) SAP CRM
8 25 (0.94%) Magento
9 22 (0.83%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 20 (0.76%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 17 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
12 14 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
13 13 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 10 (0.38%) Temenos T24
15 7 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
15 7 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
16 6 (0.23%) Eloqua
16 6 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
16 6 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 226 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
2 143 (5.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 132 (4.99%) SaaS
4 115 (4.35%) PaaS
5 79 (2.99%) GitHub
6 58 (2.19%) IaaS
7 57 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
8 41 (1.55%) Office 365
9 29 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
10 19 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
10 19 (0.72%) Force.com
11 18 (0.68%) CloudBees
12 16 (0.60%) Boomi
13 14 (0.53%) Amazon S3
13 14 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 11 (0.42%) IBM SmartCloud
15 9 (0.34%) Google Analytics
16 7 (0.26%) Google App Engine
16 7 (0.26%) Oracle CX
17 6 (0.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 148 (5.59%) HTTP
2 138 (5.22%) Firewall
3 126 (4.76%) SAN
4 121 (4.57%) SSL
5 102 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 97 (3.67%) DNS
7 95 (3.59%) LAN
8 83 (3.14%) LDAP
9 64 (2.42%) Internet
9 64 (2.42%) WAN
10 53 (2.00%) NAS
11 25 (0.94%) Network Security
12 23 (0.87%) Broadband
12 23 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
13 22 (0.83%) AMQP
14 20 (0.76%) HTTPS
15 19 (0.72%) DHCP
15 19 (0.72%) FTP
15 19 (0.72%) VPN
16 18 (0.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (13.30%) SQL Server
2 304 (11.49%) Oracle Database
3 204 (7.71%) Relational Database
4 171 (6.46%) NoSQL
5 162 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 151 (5.71%) RDBMS
7 135 (5.10%) MongoDB
8 131 (4.95%) MySQL
9 125 (4.72%) Big Data
10 110 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
11 109 (4.12%) Oracle Database 12c
12 89 (3.36%) DB2
13 67 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
14 64 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
15 59 (2.23%) Oracle ODI
16 55 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
16 55 (2.08%) Hadoop
17 41 (1.55%) Oracle Exadata
18 40 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
19 36 (1.36%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 262 (9.90%) Jenkins
2 208 (7.86%) Git (software)
3 116 (4.38%) JIRA
3 116 (4.38%) Maven
4 91 (3.44%) Subversion
5 84 (3.17%) JUnit
6 55 (2.08%) Eclipse
7 54 (2.04%) Hudson
8 50 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
9 43 (1.63%) Selenium
10 37 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
11 34 (1.28%) Ant
12 32 (1.21%) TeamCity
13 28 (1.06%) Mercurial
14 27 (1.02%) NUnit
15 25 (0.94%) Cucumber
16 24 (0.91%) PhpStorm
17 23 (0.87%) Introscope
18 20 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 20 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 649 (24.53%) Finance
2 267 (10.09%) Banking
3 231 (8.73%) Retail
4 150 (5.67%) Telecoms
5 104 (3.93%) Marketing
6 48 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 40 (1.51%) Front Office
8 38 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 36 (1.36%) Publishing
10 32 (1.21%) Advertising
11 30 (1.13%) Back Office
12 27 (1.02%) Financial Institution
13 22 (0.83%) Multimedia
14 19 (0.72%) Games
14 19 (0.72%) Legal
15 16 (0.60%) Law
15 16 (0.60%) Local Government
16 13 (0.49%) Electronics
17 12 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 700 (26.46%) Developer
2 582 (22.00%) Architect
3 273 (10.32%) Java Developer
4 227 (8.58%) Solutions Architect
5 206 (7.79%) Senior Developer
6 205 (7.75%) Consultant
7 199 (7.52%) Analyst
8 131 (4.95%) Administrator
9 118 (4.46%) DBA
10 114 (4.31%) Middleware Engineer
11 103 (3.89%) Middleware Developer
12 97 (3.67%) Applications Support
13 95 (3.59%) Software Engineer
14 94 (3.55%) Oracle DBA
15 93 (3.51%) Support Analyst
16 90 (3.40%) Technical Architect
17 88 (3.33%) .NET Developer
18 77 (2.91%) C# Developer
19 71 (2.68%) Infrastructure Architect
20 68 (2.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 449 (16.97%) XML
2 373 (14.10%) Web Services
3 304 (11.49%) .NET
4 272 (10.28%) HTML
5 270 (10.20%) Oracle Fusion
6 239 (9.03%) Spring
7 226 (8.54%) SOAP
8 214 (8.09%) J2EE
9 202 (7.63%) CSS
10 178 (6.73%) JMS
11 177 (6.69%) REST
12 158 (5.97%) HTML5
13 139 (5.25%) JSON
14 136 (5.14%) ASP.NET
15 126 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
16 115 (4.35%) jQuery
17 107 (4.04%) Java EE
18 100 (3.78%) AngularJS
19 89 (3.36%) RESTful
20 88 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 263 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
2 250 (9.45%) Computer Science
3 228 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
4 162 (6.12%) Data Centre
5 147 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 67 (2.53%) Visualisation
7 66 (2.49%) Data Integration
8 59 (2.23%) PKI
9 56 (2.12%) Mathematics
9 56 (2.12%) Mobile App
10 54 (2.04%) DataPower
11 45 (1.70%) Clustering
12 44 (1.66%) Derivative
12 44 (1.66%) Mainframe
13 42 (1.59%) Fintech
14 37 (1.40%) Algorithms
15 35 (1.32%) Private Cloud
16 34 (1.28%) Replication
17 32 (1.21%) User Experience
18 29 (1.10%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 756 (28.57%) Linux
2 463 (17.50%) Unix
3 461 (17.42%) Windows
4 162 (6.12%) Windows Server
5 153 (5.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 117 (4.42%) Solaris
7 114 (4.31%) AIX
8 62 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 36 (1.36%) CentOS
11 30 (1.13%) Android
12 28 (1.06%) SUSE
12 28 (1.06%) Ubuntu
12 28 (1.06%) Windows 7
13 25 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
13 25 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (0.64%) Apple iOS
15 16 (0.60%) zOS
16 14 (0.53%) Windows 10
17 10 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 881 (33.30%) Agile Software Development
2 657 (24.83%) SOA
3 387 (14.63%) ITIL
4 332 (12.55%) TDD
5 305 (11.53%) DevOps
6 291 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
7 288 (10.88%) Scrum
8 246 (9.30%) Open Source
9 243 (9.18%) Software Engineering
10 220 (8.31%) SDLC
11 218 (8.24%) E-Commerce
12 194 (7.33%) TOGAF
13 189 (7.14%) Mentoring
14 188 (7.11%) Project Management
15 187 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
16 166 (6.27%) OO
17 164 (6.20%) Analytics
18 163 (6.16%) Waterfall
19 162 (6.12%) MVC
20 161 (6.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 959 (36.24%) Java
2 561 (21.20%) SQL
3 382 (14.44%) JavaScript
4 322 (12.17%) C#
5 237 (8.96%) Python
6 203 (7.67%) Perl
7 174 (6.58%) Shell Script
8 140 (5.29%) C++
9 117 (4.42%) PL/SQL
10 110 (4.16%) Ruby
11 98 (3.70%) Bash Shell
12 89 (3.36%) PHP
13 81 (3.06%) PowerShell
14 48 (1.81%) T-SQL
15 39 (1.47%) C
16 37 (1.40%) Scala
17 30 (1.13%) ABAP
17 30 (1.13%) VB
18 28 (1.06%) XPath
19 26 (0.98%) R
Qualifications
1 399 (15.08%) Degree
2 117 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 74 (2.80%) SC Cleared
4 46 (1.74%) PhD
5 44 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
7 36 (1.36%) OCP
8 34 (1.28%) ISEB
9 23 (0.87%) MCSE
10 19 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
11 16 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (0.49%) CITP
12 13 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (0.45%) CCNA
13 12 (0.45%) MCSA
14 11 (0.42%) MCSD
15 10 (0.38%) CISSP
15 10 (0.38%) MBA
16 9 (0.34%) CISM
16 9 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (6.01%) QA
2 92 (3.48%) SLA
3 39 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 37 (1.40%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.57%) COBIT
7 13 (0.49%) ISO20022
8 10 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.23%) RosettaNet
10 5 (0.19%) HL7
11 4 (0.15%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.11%) ISO 8583
13 2 (0.076%) ISO15022
13 2 (0.076%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.076%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.076%) SEPA
14 1 (0.038%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.038%) PMBOK
14 1 (0.038%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 161 (6.08%) Active Directory
2 143 (5.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
4 73 (2.76%) Docker
5 69 (2.61%) Hyper-V
6 39 (1.47%) vSphere
7 22 (0.83%) Squid
8 20 (0.76%) PowerHA
8 20 (0.76%) VMware ESX
9 15 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 14 (0.53%) Apache Flume
11 11 (0.42%) Varnish
12 10 (0.38%) KVM
12 10 (0.38%) NFS
12 10 (0.38%) SRDF
12 10 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 10 (0.38%) Xen
13 7 (0.26%) RACF
14 5 (0.19%) HDFS
14 5 (0.19%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 206 (7.79%) Puppet
2 87 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (3.21%) Oracle RMAN
4 71 (2.68%) Data Guard
5 63 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 62 (2.34%) Ansible
7 39 (1.47%) Nagios
8 37 (1.40%) SCCM
9 35 (1.32%) Tivoli
10 24 (0.91%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 20 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
11 20 (0.76%) Salt
12 18 (0.68%) SCOM
12 18 (0.68%) SCVMM
12 18 (0.68%) Windows Intune
13 17 (0.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 16 (0.60%) Oracle ZFS
15 14 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
16 12 (0.45%) Control-M
16 12 (0.45%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 983 (37.15%) Oracle
2 482 (18.22%) IBM
3 293 (11.07%) Microsoft
4 218 (8.24%) VMware
5 180 (6.80%) Red Hat
6 113 (4.27%) SAP
7 103 (3.89%) webMethods
8 98 (3.70%) TIBCO
9 90 (3.40%) MuleSoft
10 84 (3.17%) HP
11 82 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
12 60 (2.27%) Cisco
13 50 (1.89%) Hortonworks
13 50 (1.89%) Talend
14 45 (1.70%) Cloudera
15 44 (1.66%) hybris
16 43 (1.63%) ATG
16 43 (1.63%) Sun
17 42 (1.59%) AppDynamics
17 42 (1.59%) Google
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