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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 213 175 190
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +15
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1473 1686 1566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.42% 1.62% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 3.98% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 1270 1184
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
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 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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
38699 42380 42368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.41% 40.63% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32994 35247 37194
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 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 6 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
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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 -32 1344 £60,000 +4.34% 178
London +2 693 £65,000 - 79
South East -17 219 £51,000 -15.00% 26
City of London +37 205 £66,500 +10.83% 34
East of England -4 107 £55,000 +4.76% 11
South West +31 102 £45,000 +20.80% 12
Scotland -10 74 £45,750 -8.50% 9
Hampshire -2 63 £48,000 -12.72% 3
Hertfordshire -23 56 £60,000 +14.28% 3
West Midlands -25 55 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Berkshire +15 54 £57,500 -24.59% 9
Yorkshire -49 52 £60,000 +41.17% 12
North West -115 52 £46,750 +0.53% 16
Surrey +9 50 £52,500 -30.00%
Bristol +11 46 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Edinburgh -1 45 £52,500 +50.00%
West Yorkshire -45 38 £52,500 +31.25% 10
East Midlands -7 34 £51,250 -15.28% 4
Essex +17 30 £44,000 -41.33% 4
Brentwood +7 29 £44,000 - 3
Wiltshire +36 28 £45,688 +64.64% 1
Manchester -44 26 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Glasgow 0 23 £42,500 -37.03% 7
Leeds -17 22 £61,215 +48.40% 5
Oxfordshire +16 21 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Swindon +11 21 £43,500 +56.75%
Egham +9 20 - -
Gloucestershire +3 20 £77,500 +101.29% 1
Nottinghamshire -15 20 £46,500 -23.14% 3
Nottingham -16 20 £46,500 -23.14% 3

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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 1413 (46.43%) Oracle
2 1234 (40.55%) Java
3 1185 (38.94%) Finance
4 872 (28.66%) SOA
5 758 (24.91%) Linux
6 678 (22.28%) SQL
7 640 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
8 634 (20.83%) UNIX
9 611 (20.08%) Oracle Fusion
10 562 (18.47%) Windows
11 546 (17.94%) IBM
12 515 (16.92%) WebSphere
13 495 (16.27%) WebLogic
14 489 (16.07%) Web Services
15 455 (14.95%) XML
16 454 (14.92%) Oracle Database
17 440 (14.46%) Banking
18 419 (13.77%) SQL Server
19 377 (12.39%) J2EE
20 364 (11.96%) JBoss
21 358 (11.76%) Microsoft
22 352 (11.57%) Spring
23 320 (10.52%) Tomcat
23 320 (10.52%) .NET
24 302 (9.92%) Retail
25 285 (9.37%) TIBCO
26 283 (9.30%) C#
27 280 (9.20%) Degree
28 257 (8.45%) OO
29 255 (8.38%) Relational Database

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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
1 515 (16.92%) WebSphere
2 495 (16.27%) WebLogic
3 364 (11.96%) JBoss
4 320 (10.52%) Tomcat
5 246 (8.08%) Oracle Service Bus
6 243 (7.99%) Apache
7 191 (6.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 170 (5.59%) IIS
9 150 (4.93%) WebSphere Application Server
10 114 (3.75%) MQSeries
11 90 (2.96%) Oracle Coherence
12 76 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
12 76 (2.50%) Mule
13 74 (2.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 74 (2.43%) CMS
14 52 (1.71%) WebLogic Portal
14 52 (1.71%) Adobe CQ
15 49 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
16 46 (1.51%) GlassFish
17 43 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 167 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 88 (2.89%) MS Office
3 23 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 21 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.33%) MS Project
6 3 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.066%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.033%) SPSS
8 1 (0.033%) Maya
Business Applications
1 155 (5.09%) Oracle EBS
2 108 (3.55%) Oracle BPM
3 89 (2.92%) Oracle Applications
4 64 (2.10%) Oracle EBS R12
5 44 (1.45%) Oracle ERP
6 40 (1.31%) RMDS
7 24 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
8 20 (0.66%) Finacle
8 20 (0.66%) Temenos T24
9 19 (0.62%) SAP CRM
10 18 (0.59%) AWD
11 16 (0.53%) Endur
12 13 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
13 12 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
13 12 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
13 12 (0.39%) SAP HR
14 9 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
14 9 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
15 8 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
16 7 (0.23%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (1.35%) PaaS
3 40 (1.31%) SaaS
4 32 (1.05%) IaaS
5 25 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
7 9 (0.30%) GitHub
8 7 (0.23%) 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 2 (0.066%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.033%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.033%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 187 (6.15%) HTTP
2 162 (5.32%) SAN
3 150 (4.93%) Internet
4 101 (3.32%) WAN
5 100 (3.29%) TCP/IP
6 96 (3.15%) LAN
7 90 (2.96%) Firewall
8 84 (2.76%) NAS
9 78 (2.56%) FTP
10 62 (2.04%) Multicast
11 53 (1.74%) FCoE
11 53 (1.74%) Fibre Channel
12 50 (1.64%) SSL
13 35 (1.15%) DNS
14 30 (0.99%) LDAP
15 28 (0.92%) Network Security
16 23 (0.76%) SSH
17 20 (0.66%) iSCSI
18 16 (0.53%) AMQP
19 14 (0.46%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 454 (14.92%) Oracle Database
2 419 (13.77%) SQL Server
3 255 (8.38%) Relational Database
4 234 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 197 (6.47%) DB2
6 180 (5.92%) RDBMS
7 146 (4.80%) Oracle Reports
8 126 (4.14%) MySQL
9 116 (3.81%) Oracle ODI
10 85 (2.79%) NoSQL
11 83 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
12 77 (2.53%) Hadoop
13 76 (2.50%) Big Data
14 69 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
15 65 (2.14%) MongoDB
15 65 (2.14%) Oracle Exadata
16 50 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 43 (1.41%) Oracle Discoverer
18 40 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
18 40 (1.31%) HBase
Development Applications
1 195 (6.41%) Maven
2 155 (5.09%) Subversion
3 146 (4.80%) Git (software)
4 137 (4.50%) Eclipse
5 136 (4.47%) Jenkins
6 109 (3.58%) JUnit
7 104 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
8 101 (3.32%) Ant
9 86 (2.83%) JIRA
10 84 (2.76%) Hudson
11 41 (1.35%) Selenium
12 40 (1.31%) JDeveloper
13 37 (1.22%) SoapUI
14 36 (1.18%) ClearCase
15 34 (1.12%) Cucumber
16 30 (0.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 26 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
17 26 (0.85%) Mockito
18 25 (0.82%) TeamCity
19 24 (0.79%) VisualVM
General
1 1185 (38.94%) Finance
2 440 (14.46%) Banking
3 302 (9.92%) Retail
4 121 (3.98%) Telecoms
5 113 (3.71%) Front Office
6 93 (3.06%) Investment Banking
7 54 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 52 (1.71%) Marketing
9 51 (1.68%) Financial Institution
10 43 (1.41%) Games
11 36 (1.18%) Back Office
12 27 (0.89%) Billing
13 25 (0.82%) Legal
14 20 (0.66%) Electronics
15 17 (0.56%) Advertising
16 16 (0.53%) Publishing
17 14 (0.46%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.30%) French Language
18 9 (0.30%) Law
19 8 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 881 (28.95%) Architect
2 718 (23.60%) Developer
3 322 (10.58%) Analyst
4 311 (10.22%) Solutions Architect
5 285 (9.37%) Java Developer
6 259 (8.51%) Consultant
7 179 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 172 (5.65%) Infrastructure Architect
9 167 (5.49%) Support Analyst
10 146 (4.80%) Technical Architect
11 127 (4.17%) Integration Architect
11 127 (4.17%) DBA
12 123 (4.04%) Oracle DBA
13 107 (3.52%) Applications Support
14 97 (3.19%) Middleware Developer
15 90 (2.96%) Senior Java Developer
16 89 (2.92%) Software Engineer
17 81 (2.66%) Lead Architect
18 80 (2.63%) Administrator
19 73 (2.40%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 611 (20.08%) Oracle Fusion
2 489 (16.07%) Web Services
3 455 (14.95%) XML
4 377 (12.39%) J2EE
5 352 (11.57%) Spring
6 320 (10.52%) .NET
7 231 (7.59%) HTML
8 215 (7.07%) JMS
9 204 (6.70%) SOAP
10 181 (5.95%) Hibernate
11 167 (5.49%) Java EE
12 140 (4.60%) XSLT
13 127 (4.17%) REST
14 124 (4.07%) CSS
15 120 (3.94%) WebSphere MQ
16 107 (3.52%) ASP.NET
17 103 (3.38%) JDBC
18 90 (2.96%) ActiveMQ
19 85 (2.79%) HTML5
20 83 (2.73%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 220 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
2 201 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 159 (5.23%) Mainframe
4 157 (5.16%) Open Source
5 119 (3.91%) Management Information System
6 106 (3.48%) Clustering
6 106 (3.48%) Computer Science
6 106 (3.48%) Data Integration
7 79 (2.60%) Client/Server
8 64 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 59 (1.94%) PKI
10 57 (1.87%) Mobile App
11 56 (1.84%) IBM Mainframe
12 55 (1.81%) DataPower
13 49 (1.61%) Derivative
14 47 (1.54%) N-Tier
15 43 (1.41%) Fixed Income
16 42 (1.38%) Mathematics
17 34 (1.12%) Tandem
18 32 (1.05%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 758 (24.91%) Linux
2 634 (20.83%) UNIX
3 562 (18.47%) Windows
4 253 (8.31%) Solaris
5 166 (5.46%) AIX
6 110 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 82 (2.69%) HPUX
8 63 (2.07%) Android
9 51 (1.68%) zOS
10 48 (1.58%) Apple iOS
11 42 (1.38%) SUSE
12 31 (1.02%) OS/400
12 31 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (0.59%) Ubuntu
14 15 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
15 11 (0.36%) CentOS
16 10 (0.33%) Nucleus RTOS
16 10 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 872 (28.66%) SOA
2 640 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (8.45%) OO
4 246 (8.08%) Project Management
5 224 (7.36%) E-Commerce
6 220 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
7 213 (7.00%) Software Engineering
8 212 (6.97%) ITIL
9 203 (6.67%) TOGAF
10 201 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
11 200 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 189 (6.21%) Scrum
13 185 (6.08%) Mentoring
14 168 (5.52%) TDD
15 157 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
15 157 (5.16%) Waterfall
16 150 (4.93%) Enterprise Architecture
17 149 (4.90%) Migration
18 147 (4.83%) MVC
18 147 (4.83%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1234 (40.55%) Java
2 678 (22.28%) SQL
3 283 (9.30%) C#
4 239 (7.85%) JavaScript
5 189 (6.21%) C++
6 173 (5.69%) Shell Script
7 166 (5.46%) Perl
8 126 (4.14%) Python
9 96 (3.15%) PL/SQL
10 95 (3.12%) C
11 90 (2.96%) Bash Shell
12 61 (2.00%) XPath
12 61 (2.00%) PHP
13 57 (1.87%) T-SQL
14 46 (1.51%) Scala
15 42 (1.38%) VB
16 41 (1.35%) COBOL
16 41 (1.35%) Erlang
17 39 (1.28%) Ruby
18 37 (1.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 280 (9.20%) Degree
2 161 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 130 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 66 (2.17%) VCP4
5 54 (1.77%) DV Cleared
6 36 (1.18%) ISEB
7 33 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 31 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 22 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (0.49%) PMI Certification
12 15 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
13 13 (0.43%) PMP
13 13 (0.43%) CISSP
14 11 (0.36%) CCIE
15 9 (0.30%) CCNP
16 8 (0.26%) RHCE
16 8 (0.26%) PhD
16 8 (0.26%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (5.75%) QA
2 68 (2.23%) SLA
3 24 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.30%) ISO 8583
6 8 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.26%) COBIT
7 7 (0.23%) RosettaNet
7 7 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.16%) EMIR
9 3 (0.099%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.066%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 149 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 142 (4.67%) Oracle RAC
3 65 (2.14%) Hyper-V
4 61 (2.00%) NFS
5 55 (1.81%) Active Directory
5 55 (1.81%) KVM
6 53 (1.74%) SRDF
7 43 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 27 (0.89%) Squid
9 25 (0.82%) Xen
10 17 (0.56%) vSphere
11 14 (0.46%) VMware ESX
12 11 (0.36%) Varnish
13 8 (0.26%) XenApp
14 7 (0.23%) ISA Server
14 7 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 5 (0.16%) VirtualBox
15 5 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 4 (0.13%) OCFS2
16 4 (0.13%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 72 (2.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 68 (2.23%) Tivoli
3 65 (2.14%) Puppet
4 53 (1.74%) Data Guard
5 31 (1.02%) Opsview
6 27 (0.89%) Nagios
7 25 (0.82%) MOM
8 24 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
10 11 (0.36%) Red Hat Satellite
11 10 (0.33%) SCCM
12 9 (0.30%) Salt
13 8 (0.26%) OpenAM
13 8 (0.26%) Cobbler
13 8 (0.26%) Vagrant
13 8 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
14 7 (0.23%) NetBackup
14 7 (0.23%) Control-M
14 7 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
15 6 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 1413 (46.43%) Oracle
2 546 (17.94%) IBM
3 358 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 285 (9.37%) TIBCO
5 207 (6.80%) VMware
6 177 (5.82%) SAP
7 155 (5.09%) Red Hat
8 154 (5.06%) Cisco
9 131 (4.30%) HP
10 128 (4.21%) EMC
11 120 (3.94%) NetApp
12 85 (2.79%) webMethods
13 71 (2.33%) Sybase
14 63 (2.07%) Citrix
15 58 (1.91%) 29West
16 55 (1.81%) Intel
17 52 (1.71%) Symantec
18 50 (1.64%) Sun
19 48 (1.58%) BMC
20 44 (1.45%) Informatica
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42500 - £46500 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + + Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Damia Group.
Salary: From £26,000 to £40,000 per annum plus pension, profit plan, share sch
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
White Clarke Group
Salary: £28-43k dependant on experience + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £78000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
asos
Salary: + Flexi Cash allowance + Bonus + Healthcare + Insurance + More
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago