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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 209 193 202
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1565 1700 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.45% 1.52% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.88% 3.75% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1307 1150
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%

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
40373 45366 43957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.52% 40.52% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34372 37889 38371
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 1424 £60,000 +4.34% 157
London +21 750 £65,000 - 84
City of London +49 234 £62,500 +4.16% 30
South East +1 222 £55,500 -7.50% 24
South West +49 128 £45,000 +16.88% 13
East of England -41 89 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Scotland +15 88 £47,000 -6.00% 5
West Midlands -17 68 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Berkshire +36 61 £62,500 -10.71% 5
Hampshire +7 59 £48,000 -22.89% 2
North West -79 57 £49,500 +16.47% 13
Edinburgh +17 56 £52,500 +11.70% 4
Yorkshire -52 54 £60,000 +33.33% 10
Bristol +18 52 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Surrey +14 49 £53,750 -17.30% 1
Hertfordshire -38 46 £55,000 +8.32%
West Yorkshire -41 37 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Wiltshire +35 36 £43,000 -4.44% 3
East Midlands -5 33 £50,000 -17.35% 2
Manchester -17 33 £57,500 +35.29% 9
Swindon +17 29 £40,000 +44.14% 2
Essex +13 28 £43,500 -35.55% 1
Gloucestershire +19 27 £77,500 +101.29% 1
Brentwood +12 27 £43,500 -
Glasgow +1 24 £45,375 -9.25% 1
Egham +13 22 - -
Warwickshire 0 22 £35,000 +6.06% 2
Buckinghamshire -12 22 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Leeds -15 20 £61,215 +44.03% 4
Nottinghamshire -20 20 £46,500 -23.14%

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1424 (46.46%) Oracle
2 1253 (40.88%) Java
3 1184 (38.63%) Finance
4 861 (28.09%) SOA
5 809 (26.39%) Linux
6 702 (22.90%) SQL
7 676 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
8 629 (20.52%) UNIX
9 585 (19.09%) Oracle Fusion
10 582 (18.99%) Windows
11 553 (18.04%) IBM
12 521 (17.00%) WebSphere
13 519 (16.93%) Web Services
14 467 (15.24%) WebLogic
15 464 (15.14%) XML
16 450 (14.68%) Oracle Database
17 431 (14.06%) SQL Server
18 424 (13.83%) Banking
19 378 (12.33%) J2EE
20 373 (12.17%) JBoss
21 370 (12.07%) Spring
22 365 (11.91%) Microsoft
23 327 (10.67%) Tomcat
24 318 (10.38%) .NET
25 298 (9.72%) Degree
26 291 (9.49%) TIBCO
27 289 (9.43%) Retail
28 284 (9.27%) C#
29 265 (8.65%) JavaScript
30 264 (8.61%) Solaris

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 521 (17.00%) WebSphere
2 467 (15.24%) WebLogic
3 373 (12.17%) JBoss
4 327 (10.67%) Tomcat
5 252 (8.22%) Apache
6 232 (7.57%) Oracle Service Bus
7 197 (6.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 178 (5.81%) IIS
9 146 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
10 105 (3.43%) MQSeries
10 105 (3.43%) Oracle Coherence
11 82 (2.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 78 (2.54%) CMS
13 76 (2.48%) Mule
14 72 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
15 57 (1.86%) Adobe CQ
16 52 (1.70%) Node.js
17 51 (1.66%) GlassFish
18 48 (1.57%) IBM HTTP Server
19 46 (1.50%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 162 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 89 (2.90%) MS Office
3 24 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.39%) MS Project
6 3 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.065%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.065%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 159 (5.19%) Oracle EBS
2 115 (3.75%) Oracle BPM
3 75 (2.45%) Oracle Applications
4 54 (1.76%) Oracle EBS R12
5 48 (1.57%) RMDS
6 32 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
7 22 (0.72%) SAP CRM
8 20 (0.65%) Endur
9 19 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
10 18 (0.59%) AWD
10 18 (0.59%) Temenos T24
10 18 (0.59%) Finacle
11 17 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
12 16 (0.52%) SAP HR
13 15 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
14 13 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
15 12 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
16 11 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
16 11 (0.36%) SAP SRM
17 10 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 53 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (1.63%) PaaS
3 49 (1.60%) SaaS
4 40 (1.31%) IaaS
5 27 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
7 9 (0.29%) GitHub
7 9 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.23%) Force.com
9 6 (0.20%) Heroku
10 5 (0.16%) Office 365
10 5 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
11 3 (0.098%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.033%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.033%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 195 (6.36%) HTTP
2 167 (5.45%) SAN
3 147 (4.80%) Internet
4 121 (3.95%) WAN
5 115 (3.75%) LAN
6 95 (3.10%) NAS
7 93 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 91 (2.97%) Firewall
9 77 (2.51%) FTP
10 72 (2.35%) Multicast
11 64 (2.09%) FCoE
11 64 (2.09%) Fibre Channel
12 54 (1.76%) SSL
13 38 (1.24%) DNS
14 32 (1.04%) LDAP
15 25 (0.82%) iSCSI
16 24 (0.78%) Network Security
17 23 (0.75%) SSH
18 18 (0.59%) AMQP
19 14 (0.46%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 450 (14.68%) Oracle Database
2 431 (14.06%) SQL Server
3 264 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 238 (7.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 196 (6.39%) DB2
6 193 (6.30%) RDBMS
7 139 (4.54%) MySQL
8 138 (4.50%) Oracle Reports
9 119 (3.88%) Oracle ODI
10 87 (2.84%) Hadoop
10 87 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
11 83 (2.71%) NoSQL
11 83 (2.71%) Big Data
12 71 (2.32%) MongoDB
13 66 (2.15%) Oracle Exadata
14 61 (1.99%) Oracle BI EE
15 48 (1.57%) HBase
16 47 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 47 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
17 43 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 186 (6.07%) Maven
2 150 (4.89%) Git (software)
3 137 (4.47%) Eclipse
4 136 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 134 (4.37%) Subversion
6 112 (3.65%) JUnit
7 100 (3.26%) Oracle Forms
8 88 (2.87%) Ant
9 80 (2.61%) Hudson
10 74 (2.41%) JIRA
11 41 (1.34%) Selenium
12 40 (1.31%) SoapUI
13 37 (1.21%) JDeveloper
14 34 (1.11%) ClearCase
15 33 (1.08%) TeamCity
16 31 (1.01%) Mockito
16 31 (1.01%) Cucumber
17 30 (0.98%) Appcelerator Titanium
18 24 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
19 23 (0.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 1184 (38.63%) Finance
2 424 (13.83%) Banking
3 289 (9.43%) Retail
4 112 (3.65%) Telecoms
5 103 (3.36%) Front Office
6 85 (2.77%) Investment Banking
7 57 (1.86%) Marketing
7 57 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 48 (1.57%) Financial Institution
9 37 (1.21%) Games
10 33 (1.08%) Back Office
11 28 (0.91%) Billing
12 20 (0.65%) Electronics
12 20 (0.65%) Advertising
12 20 (0.65%) Legal
13 14 (0.46%) Publishing
14 13 (0.42%) Military
15 10 (0.33%) Law
15 10 (0.33%) German Language
15 10 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 906 (29.56%) Architect
2 727 (23.72%) Developer
3 343 (11.19%) Analyst
4 322 (10.51%) Solutions Architect
5 284 (9.27%) Java Developer
6 266 (8.68%) Consultant
7 192 (6.26%) Infrastructure Architect
8 174 (5.68%) Support Analyst
9 168 (5.48%) Senior Developer
10 155 (5.06%) Technical Architect
11 118 (3.85%) Integration Architect
12 109 (3.56%) DBA
13 104 (3.39%) Oracle DBA
14 103 (3.36%) Applications Support
15 102 (3.33%) Software Engineer
16 93 (3.03%) Middleware Developer
17 91 (2.97%) Lead Architect
18 88 (2.87%) Senior Java Developer
19 78 (2.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
20 77 (2.51%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 585 (19.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 519 (16.93%) Web Services
3 464 (15.14%) XML
4 378 (12.33%) J2EE
5 370 (12.07%) Spring
6 318 (10.38%) .NET
7 252 (8.22%) HTML
8 246 (8.03%) JMS
9 224 (7.31%) SOAP
10 187 (6.10%) Hibernate
11 164 (5.35%) Java EE
12 161 (5.25%) XSLT
13 147 (4.80%) REST
14 134 (4.37%) CSS
15 126 (4.11%) WebSphere MQ
16 110 (3.59%) ASP.NET
17 108 (3.52%) JDBC
18 95 (3.10%) HTML5
19 92 (3.00%) ActiveMQ
20 85 (2.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 216 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 212 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
3 182 (5.94%) Open Source
4 155 (5.06%) Mainframe
5 121 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 108 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 108 (3.52%) Data Integration
7 102 (3.33%) Clustering
8 88 (2.87%) Client/Server
9 66 (2.15%) PKI
10 57 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 55 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
12 54 (1.76%) Mobile App
13 53 (1.73%) N-Tier
14 51 (1.66%) DataPower
14 51 (1.66%) Derivative
15 43 (1.40%) Mathematics
16 42 (1.37%) Fixed Income
17 36 (1.17%) Hedge funds
18 35 (1.14%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 809 (26.39%) Linux
2 629 (20.52%) UNIX
3 582 (18.99%) Windows
4 264 (8.61%) Solaris
5 160 (5.22%) AIX
6 115 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 75 (2.45%) HPUX
8 69 (2.25%) Android
9 51 (1.66%) Apple iOS
10 46 (1.50%) zOS
11 43 (1.40%) SUSE
12 36 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (1.04%) OS/400
14 18 (0.59%) Ubuntu
14 18 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
15 17 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (0.39%) Windows 7
16 12 (0.39%) Nucleus RTOS
16 12 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
16 12 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 861 (28.09%) SOA
2 676 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
3 251 (8.19%) OO
4 239 (7.80%) E-Commerce
5 234 (7.63%) Performance Tuning
6 229 (7.47%) Project Management
7 225 (7.34%) Software Engineering
8 215 (7.01%) ITIL
9 212 (6.92%) TOGAF
10 201 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
11 200 (6.53%) Scrum
12 190 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 179 (5.84%) Mentoring
14 168 (5.48%) TDD
15 162 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
16 159 (5.19%) Waterfall
17 158 (5.15%) Migration
18 155 (5.06%) MVC
19 150 (4.89%) CRM
20 145 (4.73%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1253 (40.88%) Java
2 702 (22.90%) SQL
3 284 (9.27%) C#
4 265 (8.65%) JavaScript
5 183 (5.97%) Shell Script
6 179 (5.84%) C++
7 178 (5.81%) Perl
8 141 (4.60%) Python
9 107 (3.49%) PL/SQL
10 97 (3.16%) Bash Shell
11 92 (3.00%) C
12 71 (2.32%) XPath
13 68 (2.22%) T-SQL
14 57 (1.86%) PHP
15 50 (1.63%) Ruby
16 49 (1.60%) Scala
17 41 (1.34%) Erlang
17 41 (1.34%) ABAP
18 39 (1.27%) VB
18 39 (1.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 298 (9.72%) Degree
2 153 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 128 (4.18%) SC Cleared
4 54 (1.76%) DV Cleared
5 35 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 35 (1.14%) ISEB
6 22 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 17 (0.55%) PMI Certification
8 16 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
9 15 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (0.39%) CISSP
11 12 (0.39%) PMP
12 11 (0.36%) PhD
13 10 (0.33%) OCP
14 9 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (0.26%) RHCE
15 8 (0.26%) CISM
15 8 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (5.87%) QA
2 69 (2.25%) SLA
3 21 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.36%) RosettaNet
6 11 (0.36%) ISO 8583
7 8 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.26%) COBIT
8 7 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.16%) EMIR
10 3 (0.098%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 2 (0.065%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 157 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 139 (4.54%) Oracle RAC
3 78 (2.54%) Hyper-V
4 72 (2.35%) NFS
5 64 (2.09%) SRDF
6 62 (2.02%) KVM
7 56 (1.83%) Active Directory
8 32 (1.04%) Xen
9 30 (0.98%) Squid
10 21 (0.69%) VMware ESX
11 14 (0.46%) vSphere
12 13 (0.42%) Varnish
13 8 (0.26%) XenApp
14 6 (0.20%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.20%) VirtualBox
14 6 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 5 (0.16%) Oracle Clusterware
16 4 (0.13%) OCFS2
16 4 (0.13%) Docker
16 4 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 80 (2.61%) Puppet
2 70 (2.28%) Tivoli
3 64 (2.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 51 (1.66%) Data Guard
5 48 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 34 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (0.85%) Opsview
8 23 (0.75%) MOM
9 22 (0.72%) Nagios
9 22 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
10 11 (0.36%) Red Hat Satellite
10 11 (0.36%) Cobbler
11 10 (0.33%) Vagrant
12 9 (0.29%) Oracle Flashback
12 9 (0.29%) Salt
12 9 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
13 8 (0.26%) SCCM
14 7 (0.23%) Control-M
15 6 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
15 6 (0.20%) OPNET
Vendors
1 1424 (46.46%) Oracle
2 553 (18.04%) IBM
3 365 (11.91%) Microsoft
4 291 (9.49%) TIBCO
5 216 (7.05%) VMware
6 193 (6.30%) SAP
7 171 (5.58%) Red Hat
8 158 (5.15%) Cisco
9 138 (4.50%) EMC
10 129 (4.21%) HP
11 128 (4.18%) NetApp
12 81 (2.64%) webMethods
13 80 (2.61%) Sybase
14 65 (2.12%) Intel
15 59 (1.92%) Citrix
16 58 (1.89%) 29West
17 53 (1.73%) BMC
18 49 (1.60%) Symantec
18 49 (1.60%) DataSynapse
19 47 (1.53%) hybris
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Momentum
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Required IT Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £57k + Car Allowance and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago