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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 196 151 160
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 48 79 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 1.47% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.27% 3.66% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 36 72 44
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £64,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2110 2159 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.11% 40.10% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 1957 1517
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 6 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
Birmingham -13 12 £51,250 -2.38% 2
Staffordshire +2 11 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Worcestershire 0 10 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Warwickshire -24 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Coventry -13 3 £50,000 +8.10% 1
Dudley - 1 £26,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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

1 38 (42.70%) Java
2 35 (39.33%) Linux
3 31 (34.83%) Oracle
4 29 (32.58%) C#
4 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (30.34%) Unix
6 23 (25.84%) SQL
7 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
8 21 (23.60%) Software Engineering
9 20 (22.47%) SOA
9 20 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (21.35%) Open Source
10 19 (21.35%) .NET
11 17 (19.10%) TDD
11 17 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
12 16 (17.98%) MongoDB
12 16 (17.98%) Node.js
13 15 (16.85%) XML
14 13 (14.61%) Windows
14 13 (14.61%) Presales
15 12 (13.48%) DevOps
15 12 (13.48%) HTML
15 12 (13.48%) Mathematics
16 11 (12.36%) Oracle EBS
16 11 (12.36%) IBM
16 11 (12.36%) Analytics
16 11 (12.36%) Oracle Database
16 11 (12.36%) Translating Business Requirements
16 11 (12.36%) AngularJS

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 16 (17.98%) Node.js
2 10 (11.24%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.99%) JBoss
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (8.99%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.99%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.62%) Apache
4 5 (5.62%) MQSeries
5 3 (3.37%) CICS
5 3 (3.37%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.12%) CMS
7 1 (1.12%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.12%) IIS
7 1 (1.12%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
2 2 (2.25%) MS Project
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (2.25%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.12%) assyst
6 1 (1.12%) Maximo
6 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) GitHub
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.49%) PaaS
4 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Internet
2 7 (7.87%) Firewall
2 7 (7.87%) SAN
3 6 (6.74%) LAN
3 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.74%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (6.74%) WLAN
4 1 (1.12%) FTP
4 1 (1.12%) Network Security
4 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.98%) MongoDB
2 11 (12.36%) Oracle Database
3 9 (10.11%) Big Data
3 9 (10.11%) Neo4j
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (10.11%) Pentaho
3 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.62%) MySQL
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.37%) Data Mining
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (3.37%) QlikView
7 3 (3.37%) VLDB
8 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.25%) DB2
8 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.12%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
1 9 (10.11%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.25%) Selenium
3 2 (2.25%) Toad
4 1 (1.12%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.12%) JUnit
4 1 (1.12%) LSMW
4 1 (1.12%) Maven
4 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (11.24%) Marketing
2 8 (8.99%) Finance
3 6 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.25%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.25%) Automotive
5 2 (2.25%) Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Games
6 1 (1.12%) Publishing
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) Consultant
2 19 (21.35%) Analyst
3 16 (17.98%) Architect
4 9 (10.11%) Big Data Consultant
4 9 (10.11%) Data Consultant
4 9 (10.11%) Data Scientist
4 9 (10.11%) Middleware Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) Big Data Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Business Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) Data Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Data Business Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Service Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.49%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) .NET
2 15 (16.85%) XML
3 12 (13.48%) HTML
4 11 (12.36%) AngularJS
5 10 (11.24%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (11.24%) SOAP
5 10 (11.24%) Web Services
6 9 (10.11%) Spring XD
7 8 (8.99%) REST
8 7 (7.87%) Backbone.js
8 7 (7.87%) CSS
8 7 (7.87%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (7.87%) React
9 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET
10 5 (5.62%) JMS
10 5 (5.62%) jQuery
10 5 (5.62%) RESTful
11 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (4.49%) WSDL
12 3 (3.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.48%) Mathematics
3 9 (10.11%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.11%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.11%) Visualisation
4 8 (8.99%) Economics
5 7 (7.87%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (6.74%) Algorithms
6 6 (6.74%) Data Structures
6 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.74%) Private Cloud
7 5 (5.62%) DataPower
8 3 (3.37%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (3.37%) Physics
8 3 (3.37%) PKI
9 2 (2.25%) User Experience
10 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.33%) Linux
2 27 (30.34%) Unix
3 13 (14.61%) Windows
4 8 (8.99%) Mac OS X
5 6 (6.74%) MVS
6 5 (5.62%) Android
6 5 (5.62%) Solaris
7 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.60%) Software Engineering
3 20 (22.47%) SOA
4 19 (21.35%) Open Source
5 17 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (19.10%) TDD
6 13 (14.61%) Presales
7 12 (13.48%) DevOps
8 11 (12.36%) Analytics
8 11 (12.36%) Translating Business Requirements
9 10 (11.24%) ERP
9 10 (11.24%) ETL
9 10 (11.24%) High Availability
9 10 (11.24%) Information Management
9 10 (11.24%) ITIL
10 9 (10.11%) CRM
10 9 (10.11%) Data Visualisation
10 9 (10.11%) OO
10 9 (10.11%) Project Management
10 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) Java
2 29 (32.58%) C#
3 23 (25.84%) SQL
4 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.24%) C++
5 10 (11.24%) Python
6 8 (8.99%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.87%) Erlang
7 7 (7.87%) Scala
8 6 (6.74%) Clojure
8 6 (6.74%) Haskell
9 5 (5.62%) Apple Swift
9 5 (5.62%) Go
9 5 (5.62%) Objective-C
10 4 (4.49%) C
11 2 (2.25%) ABAP
11 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.12%) Pascal
12 1 (1.12%) Ruby
12 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Degree
2 9 (10.11%) PhD
3 6 (6.74%) A+ Certification
4 5 (5.62%) MCP
4 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.25%) ISEB
6 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) Puppet
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.12%) Control-M
3 1 (1.12%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.12%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.12%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (34.83%) Oracle
2 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.36%) IBM
4 9 (10.11%) Cloudera
4 9 (10.11%) Greenplum
4 9 (10.11%) Hortonworks
4 9 (10.11%) MuleSoft
4 9 (10.11%) Talend
5 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.49%) SAP
6 3 (3.37%) BEA
7 2 (2.25%) Tableau
7 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.12%) BMC
8 1 (1.12%) Google
8 1 (1.12%) Lotus
8 1 (1.12%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.12%) Remedy
8 1 (1.12%) Solace
8 1 (1.12%) Veritas
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