The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 208 145 155
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +10
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 27 82 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 1.43% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 4.09% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 73 61
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Middleware
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1980 2006 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.84% 35.03% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1812 1739
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Middleware
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the West Midlands region.

Middleware Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Middleware
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Middleware Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Middleware
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Staffordshire -12 10 £60,000 -22.58% 2
Coventry -3 7 £39,000 -10.85% 3
Birmingham -42 2 £40,000 -46.66% 3
Warwickshire -8 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 32 (42.67%) Java
2 30 (40.00%) Linux
3 24 (32.00%) C#
4 23 (30.67%) Oracle
5 21 (28.00%) .NET
6 19 (25.33%) SQL
6 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
7 17 (22.67%) SOA
8 15 (20.00%) Erlang
9 14 (18.67%) Haskell
9 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
9 14 (18.67%) Low Latency
9 14 (18.67%) Functional Programming
10 13 (17.33%) Web Services
11 12 (16.00%) HTML
11 12 (16.00%) Open Source
11 12 (16.00%) Go
11 12 (16.00%) NoSQL
12 11 (14.67%) Scala
12 11 (14.67%) Mobile App
12 11 (14.67%) CRM
13 10 (13.33%) OO
13 10 (13.33%) TCP/IP
13 10 (13.33%) Internet
13 10 (13.33%) Multithreading
13 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
13 10 (13.33%) Finance
13 10 (13.33%) Data Structures
13 10 (13.33%) Algorithms

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.67%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.33%) JBoss
3 7 (9.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.33%) Apache
4 4 (5.33%) MQSeries
4 4 (5.33%) NetWeaver
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (4.00%) GlassFish
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.67%) CICS
7 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.33%) MS Office
1 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (6.67%) SAP CRM
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Internet
1 10 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.33%) Network Security
3 2 (2.67%) Firewall
4 1 (1.33%) FTP
4 1 (1.33%) LAN
4 1 (1.33%) LDAP
4 1 (1.33%) SAN
4 1 (1.33%) Skype
4 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.33%) MySQL
6 4 (5.33%) SAP BI
6 4 (5.33%) SAP HANA
6 4 (5.33%) VLDB
7 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.33%) DB2
9 1 (1.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.67%) Selenium
3 1 (1.33%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.33%) JUnit
3 1 (1.33%) LSMW
3 1 (1.33%) Maven
3 1 (1.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Marketing
3 4 (5.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (20.00%) Architect
2 13 (17.33%) Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Designer
7 5 (6.67%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Development Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Middleware Specialist
8 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (4.00%) Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) DBA
9 3 (4.00%) Development Project Manager
9 3 (4.00%) ERP Project Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (4.00%) Software Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) .NET
2 13 (17.33%) Web Services
3 12 (16.00%) HTML
4 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
5 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (9.33%) Backbone.js
5 7 (9.33%) CSS
5 7 (9.33%) JMS
5 7 (9.33%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (9.33%) Node.js
5 7 (9.33%) React
5 7 (9.33%) REST
5 7 (9.33%) SOAP
6 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (8.00%) XML
7 5 (6.67%) jQuery
8 4 (5.33%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (5.33%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Mobile App
2 10 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.33%) Data Structures
3 7 (9.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.67%) Physics
5 4 (5.33%) DataPower
5 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.67%) PKI
8 1 (1.33%) Blog
8 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.33%) Economics
8 1 (1.33%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.33%) iPad
8 1 (1.33%) LLPG
8 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (9.33%) Android
3 5 (6.67%) Unix
4 4 (5.33%) Windows
5 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.00%) Solaris
6 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.33%) MVS
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.67%) SOA
2 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
3 14 (18.67%) Functional Programming
3 14 (18.67%) Low Latency
4 12 (16.00%) Open Source
5 11 (14.67%) CRM
6 10 (13.33%) Complexity Analysis
6 10 (13.33%) Multithreading
6 10 (13.33%) OO
7 9 (12.00%) Presales
8 8 (10.67%) Project Management
8 8 (10.67%) Scrum
9 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.33%) ERP
9 7 (9.33%) High Availability
9 7 (9.33%) OOP
9 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.67%) Java
2 24 (32.00%) C#
3 19 (25.33%) SQL
4 15 (20.00%) Erlang
5 14 (18.67%) Haskell
5 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
6 12 (16.00%) Go
7 11 (14.67%) Scala
8 10 (13.33%) Clojure
9 9 (12.00%) C++
9 9 (12.00%) F#
10 8 (10.67%) PL/SQL
11 5 (6.67%) ABAP
11 5 (6.67%) Apple Swift
11 5 (6.67%) Objective-C
11 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
12 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.67%) Perl
13 2 (2.67%) Python
13 2 (2.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (2.67%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Oracle
2 9 (12.00%) IBM
3 6 (8.00%) SAP
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.33%) Pegasus
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.67%) Adobe
5 2 (2.67%) BEA
5 2 (2.67%) CA
5 2 (2.67%) Finjan
6 1 (1.33%) Google
6 1 (1.33%) Netezza
6 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.33%) Sybase
6 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.33%) Twitter
6 1 (1.33%) VMware
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