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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 191 148 156
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +8
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 46 66 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.81% 1.24% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 3.51% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 52 68
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,750 £36,035
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £79,500 £90,750
UK excluding London median salary £57,250 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -4.76%
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
1948 1881 2018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.09% 35.28% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 1700 1758
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +6 13 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Coventry -2 9 £39,000 -8.23% 3
Birmingham -51 7 £41,250 -41.07% 5
Shropshire - 6 £50,000 - 1
Solihull +9 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Warwickshire -2 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (46.34%) Java
2 34 (41.46%) SOA
3 30 (36.59%) Linux
4 28 (34.15%) .NET
5 26 (31.71%) Web Services
6 25 (30.49%) Oracle
7 21 (25.61%) C#
7 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (21.95%) Haskell
8 18 (21.95%) Erlang
8 18 (21.95%) XML
8 18 (21.95%) Open Source
8 18 (21.95%) Low Latency
8 18 (21.95%) Functional Programming
9 17 (20.73%) SOAP
10 16 (19.51%) IBM
10 16 (19.51%) REST
11 14 (17.07%) F#
12 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
12 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
12 13 (15.85%) SQL
12 13 (15.85%) Go
13 12 (14.63%) Clojure
13 12 (14.63%) Mentoring
13 12 (14.63%) Data Structures
13 12 (14.63%) Algorithms
13 12 (14.63%) Complexity Analysis
13 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
13 12 (14.63%) TCP/IP
13 12 (14.63%) Internet

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 11 (13.41%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.54%) JBoss
3 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.88%) Apache
4 4 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.88%) MQSeries
4 4 (4.88%) NetWeaver
5 3 (3.66%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.44%) CICS
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.22%) MS Office
1 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.88%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.44%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) Internet
1 12 (14.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.88%) Network Security
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) Skype
4 1 (1.22%) FTP
4 1 (1.22%) LAN
4 1 (1.22%) LDAP
4 1 (1.22%) SAN
4 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.32%) RDBMS
3 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.10%) MySQL
4 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.88%) SAP BI
5 4 (4.88%) SAP HANA
5 4 (4.88%) VLDB
6 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.44%) GIS
7 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.22%) DB2
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.88%) MSBuild
3 3 (3.66%) MSTest
3 3 (3.66%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.66%) Subversion
4 1 (1.22%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) JIRA
4 1 (1.22%) JUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Maven
4 1 (1.22%) NUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.22%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Selenium
4 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.54%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Marketing
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (28.05%) Developer
2 14 (17.07%) Architect
3 9 (10.98%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (8.54%) Analyst
4 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Designer
5 6 (7.32%) Middleware Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Integration Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.88%) Applications Architect
7 4 (4.88%) Middleware Specialist
7 4 (4.88%) Principal Technologist
7 4 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (4.88%) Technologist
8 3 (3.66%) ERP Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Software Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.15%) .NET
2 26 (31.71%) Web Services
3 18 (21.95%) XML
4 17 (20.73%) SOAP
5 16 (19.51%) REST
6 11 (13.41%) HTML
7 9 (10.98%) XSLT
8 8 (9.76%) JSON
9 7 (8.54%) JMS
10 6 (7.32%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.32%) IBM Integration Bus
10 6 (7.32%) XSD
11 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET
11 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
13 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
13 3 (3.66%) J2EE
13 3 (3.66%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (3.66%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Algorithms
1 12 (14.63%) Computer Science
1 12 (14.63%) Data Structures
2 10 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.54%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.54%) Physics
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) DataPower
4 4 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.44%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.44%) Blog
6 2 (2.44%) iPad
6 2 (2.44%) LLPG
6 2 (2.44%) PKI
7 1 (1.22%) AS400
7 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.22%) Economics
7 1 (1.22%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.59%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Unix
2 4 (4.88%) Windows
3 2 (2.44%) Android
3 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.22%) MVS
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.22%) Solaris
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.46%) SOA
2 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.95%) Functional Programming
3 18 (21.95%) Low Latency
3 18 (21.95%) Open Source
4 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
5 12 (14.63%) Complexity Analysis
5 12 (14.63%) Mentoring
5 12 (14.63%) Multithreading
6 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (12.20%) High Availability
6 10 (12.20%) Presales
6 10 (12.20%) Scrum
7 9 (10.98%) TDD
7 9 (10.98%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.76%) Coaching
9 7 (8.54%) EAI
9 7 (8.54%) ERP
9 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (46.34%) Java
2 21 (25.61%) C#
3 18 (21.95%) Erlang
3 18 (21.95%) Haskell
4 14 (17.07%) F#
5 13 (15.85%) Go
5 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.85%) SQL
6 12 (14.63%) Clojure
7 11 (13.41%) Scala
8 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL
8 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.88%) ABAP
9 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.66%) C++
10 3 (3.66%) Perl
11 2 (2.44%) PHP
11 2 (2.44%) Python
11 2 (2.44%) Ruby
12 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
1 2 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (2.44%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) Oracle
2 16 (19.51%) IBM
3 7 (8.54%) SAP
4 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.88%) Pegasus
6 2 (2.44%) Adobe
6 2 (2.44%) BEA
6 2 (2.44%) CA
6 2 (2.44%) Finjan
6 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.44%) Twitter
6 2 (2.44%) VMware
7 1 (1.22%) Netezza
7 1 (1.22%) Sybase
7 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.22%) WSO2
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £31k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries - please contact for details
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 78,320 per year + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago