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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
England / West Midlands
Rank 165 191 164
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -27
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 43 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.64% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 1.97% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 44
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 £38,600 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £75,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
1650 1927 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.95% 32.64% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1680 1606
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +12 13 £55,000 -21.42% 3
Warwickshire +39 8 £40,000 -8.04% 1
Coventry +18 6 £48,750 - 3
Staffordshire +6 6 £62,500 +13.63%
Shropshire - 6 £44,694 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 43 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (37.84%) SOA
3 40 (36.04%) Web Services
4 38 (34.23%) Java
5 32 (28.83%) C#
5 32 (28.83%) .NET
6 31 (27.93%) XML
6 31 (27.93%) SDLC
7 29 (26.13%) Linux
8 27 (24.32%) Oracle
9 26 (23.42%) TDD
10 25 (22.52%) SOAP
11 21 (18.92%) JSON
11 21 (18.92%) REST
12 19 (17.12%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
12 19 (17.12%) IBM
13 17 (15.32%) Microservices
14 16 (14.41%) API Design
14 16 (14.41%) Waterfall
14 16 (14.41%) Scrum
15 15 (13.51%) XSLT
15 15 (13.51%) Software Engineering
15 15 (13.51%) Open Source
15 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
16 14 (12.61%) Unix
17 13 (11.71%) Process Management
17 13 (11.71%) TCP/IP
17 13 (11.71%) Degree
17 13 (11.71%) WebSphere

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 13 (11.71%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.91%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.60%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.70%) CMS
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.80%) Documentum
6 1 (0.90%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.90%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Northgate Housing
1 4 (3.60%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.70%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.80%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.80%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.90%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) GitHub
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.71%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.11%) Internet
3 8 (7.21%) Firewall
4 5 (4.50%) FTP
5 4 (3.60%) Bluetooth
5 4 (3.60%) Wireless
5 4 (3.60%) ZigBee
6 3 (2.70%) LAN
6 3 (2.70%) Network Security
6 3 (2.70%) WAN
7 2 (1.80%) HTTP
7 2 (1.80%) Skype
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.90%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.90%) LDAP
8 1 (0.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.11%) RDBMS
3 9 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.70%) DB2
4 3 (2.70%) GIS
4 3 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.80%) BODI
5 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.80%) MySQL
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.80%) QlikView
5 2 (1.80%) Spatial Data
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.90%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.91%) Subversion
3 10 (9.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (8.11%) MSBuild
4 9 (8.11%) MSTest
4 9 (8.11%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.80%) Maven
6 2 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.90%) JIRA
7 1 (0.90%) JMeter
7 1 (0.90%) LSMW
7 1 (0.90%) NUnit
7 1 (0.90%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (7.21%) Marketing
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
3 4 (3.60%) Electronics
4 2 (1.80%) Local Government
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Back Office
5 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (36.94%) Developer
2 14 (12.61%) Architect
3 11 (9.91%) Senior Developer
4 9 (8.11%) Middleware Developer
5 8 (7.21%) Middleware Specialist
5 8 (7.21%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.31%) Development Manager
6 7 (6.31%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.31%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.41%) WebSphere Specialist
7 6 (5.41%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
8 5 (4.50%) Integration Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Embedded Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Linux Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Middleware Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Principal Technologist
9 4 (3.60%) Technologist
9 4 (3.60%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (36.04%) Web Services
2 32 (28.83%) .NET
3 31 (27.93%) XML
4 25 (22.52%) SOAP
5 21 (18.92%) JSON
5 21 (18.92%) REST
6 15 (13.51%) XSLT
7 12 (10.81%) WCF
8 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (8.11%) .NET Framework
10 8 (7.21%) HTML
10 8 (7.21%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (5.41%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.41%) XSD
12 5 (4.50%) IBM Integration Bus
13 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET
13 4 (3.60%) JMS
14 3 (2.70%) TIBCO EMS
15 2 (1.80%) RESTful
16 1 (0.90%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.11%) Algorithms
2 9 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.11%) Data Structures
3 7 (6.31%) DataPower
4 5 (4.50%) iPad
5 4 (3.60%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.60%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.70%) LLPG
7 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.80%) Blog
7 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.90%) AS400
8 1 (0.90%) Derivative
8 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.13%) Linux
2 14 (12.61%) Unix
3 7 (6.31%) Windows
4 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (37.84%) SOA
3 31 (27.93%) SDLC
4 26 (23.42%) TDD
5 17 (15.32%) Microservices
6 16 (14.41%) API Design
6 16 (14.41%) Scrum
6 16 (14.41%) Waterfall
7 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
7 15 (13.51%) Open Source
7 15 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 13 (11.71%) Process Management
9 12 (10.81%) Low Latency
10 11 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (9.91%) Kanban
10 11 (9.91%) TOGAF
11 10 (9.01%) Analytics
11 10 (9.01%) Configuration Management
11 10 (9.01%) Data Analytics
11 10 (9.01%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.23%) Java
2 32 (28.83%) C#
3 12 (10.81%) Erlang
3 12 (10.81%) F#
3 12 (10.81%) Haskell
4 10 (9.01%) Python
5 9 (8.11%) Clojure
5 9 (8.11%) SQL
6 8 (7.21%) Go
6 8 (7.21%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.31%) C++
8 4 (3.60%) C
8 4 (3.60%) Korn
8 4 (3.60%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.70%) Perl
9 3 (2.70%) Scala
9 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.80%) ABAP
10 2 (1.80%) Ruby
11 1 (0.90%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) Degree
2 9 (8.11%) CITP
3 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.90%) BS7666
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) Tivoli
2 5 (4.50%) Nagios
3 4 (3.60%) Netcool
3 4 (3.60%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (3.60%) SCOM
4 3 (2.70%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (1.80%) Puppet
6 1 (0.90%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 27 (24.32%) Oracle
2 19 (17.12%) IBM
3 10 (9.01%) SAP
4 7 (6.31%) WSO2
5 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.50%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.50%) ServiceNow
6 4 (3.60%) Cisco
6 4 (3.60%) JD Edwards
6 4 (3.60%) Northgate
6 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.70%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.80%) ESRI
8 2 (1.80%) Fiorano
8 2 (1.80%) Mapinfo
8 2 (1.80%) Pega
8 2 (1.80%) Twitter
8 2 (1.80%) webMethods
9 1 (0.90%) MuleSoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £31,000 to £46,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago