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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 188 151 178
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +27
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 49 70 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 1.30% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.35% 3.36% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 39 61 39
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
2082 2085 1975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.09% 38.61% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1893 1701
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 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 30 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
Staffordshire -13 12 £60,000 -
Birmingham -9 11 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Worcestershire +5 10 £42,500 -26.08%
Warwickshire -14 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Coventry -13 4 £50,000 +8.10% 2
West Bromwich - 2 £45,000 -
Dudley - 1 £26,500 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 37 (41.57%) Java
2 32 (35.96%) Oracle
3 31 (34.83%) Linux
4 30 (33.71%) C#
5 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (25.84%) SQL
6 23 (25.84%) Unix
7 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
8 21 (23.60%) .NET
9 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
10 19 (21.35%) Open Source
11 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (19.10%) SOA
13 16 (17.98%) TDD
13 16 (17.98%) Presales
14 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
15 14 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (15.73%) MongoDB
15 14 (15.73%) Node.js
16 13 (14.61%) Windows
16 13 (14.61%) HTML
17 12 (13.48%) XML
17 12 (13.48%) IBM
17 12 (13.48%) Oracle EBS
18 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
18 11 (12.36%) ERP
18 11 (12.36%) AngularJS
19 10 (11.24%) Mobile App
19 10 (11.24%) DevOps
19 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database

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 14 (15.73%) Node.js
2 9 (10.11%) WebLogic
2 9 (10.11%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.99%) JBoss
3 8 (8.99%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (5.62%) Apache
5 5 (5.62%) MQSeries
6 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.37%) CICS
6 3 (3.37%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.37%) WebSphere Application 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%) 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 12 (13.48%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (6.74%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (3.37%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle 11i
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 7 (7.87%) 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 10 (11.24%) Internet
2 8 (8.99%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.62%) Firewall
3 5 (5.62%) SAN
4 4 (4.49%) LAN
4 4 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (4.49%) WLAN
5 1 (1.12%) FTP
5 1 (1.12%) Network Security
5 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.73%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database
3 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (7.87%) Big Data
5 7 (7.87%) Neo4j
5 7 (7.87%) Pentaho
6 5 (5.62%) MySQL
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (4.49%) VLDB
8 3 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.37%) QlikView
9 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.25%) DB2
9 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.12%) SAP HANA
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
1 7 (7.87%) 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
General
1 9 (10.11%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Marketing
3 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.25%) Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.12%) Games
6 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (21.35%) Consultant
2 17 (19.10%) Analyst
3 16 (17.98%) Architect
4 9 (10.11%) Middleware Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Big Data Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Big Data Consultant
6 7 (7.87%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Business Consultant
6 7 (7.87%) Data Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Data Business Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Data Consultant
6 7 (7.87%) Data Scientist
6 7 (7.87%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Designer
8 5 (5.62%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.49%) Oracle Architect
9 4 (4.49%) Oracle SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.60%) .NET
2 13 (14.61%) HTML
3 12 (13.48%) XML
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%) REST
7 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET
7 7 (7.87%) Backbone.js
7 7 (7.87%) CSS
7 7 (7.87%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (7.87%) React
7 7 (7.87%) Spring XD
8 6 (6.74%) JMS
9 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.62%) jQuery
9 5 (5.62%) RESTful
10 4 (4.49%) J2EE
11 3 (3.37%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
3 10 (11.24%) Mathematics
3 10 (11.24%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.99%) Algorithms
4 8 (8.99%) Data Structures
5 7 (7.87%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (7.87%) Visualisation
6 5 (5.62%) DataPower
7 4 (4.49%) Economics
7 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.49%) Private Cloud
8 3 (3.37%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (3.37%) Physics
8 3 (3.37%) PKI
9 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.25%) User Experience
10 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.83%) Linux
2 23 (25.84%) Unix
3 13 (14.61%) Windows
4 6 (6.74%) Android
4 6 (6.74%) Mac OS X
5 5 (5.62%) Solaris
6 4 (4.49%) MVS
7 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
3 19 (21.35%) Open Source
4 17 (19.10%) SOA
5 16 (17.98%) Presales
5 16 (17.98%) TDD
6 14 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.36%) ERP
8 10 (11.24%) CRM
8 10 (11.24%) DevOps
8 10 (11.24%) High Availability
8 10 (11.24%) Project Management
8 10 (11.24%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (10.11%) Analytics
9 9 (10.11%) OO
9 9 (10.11%) Scrum
10 8 (8.99%) ETL
10 8 (8.99%) Functional Programming
10 8 (8.99%) Information Management
10 8 (8.99%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.57%) Java
2 30 (33.71%) C#
3 23 (25.84%) SQL
4 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.11%) Erlang
5 9 (10.11%) Scala
6 8 (8.99%) C++
6 8 (8.99%) Clojure
6 8 (8.99%) Haskell
6 8 (8.99%) Python
7 7 (7.87%) Go
7 7 (7.87%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.62%) Apple Swift
8 5 (5.62%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.25%) ABAP
10 2 (2.25%) C
11 1 (1.12%) Perl
11 1 (1.12%) PHP
11 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) PhD
3 4 (4.49%) A+ Certification
4 3 (3.37%) MCP
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.25%) ISEB
6 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) 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 32 (35.96%) Oracle
2 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.48%) IBM
4 7 (7.87%) Cloudera
4 7 (7.87%) Greenplum
4 7 (7.87%) Hortonworks
4 7 (7.87%) MuleSoft
4 7 (7.87%) 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%) Lotus
8 1 (1.12%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.12%) Remedy
8 1 (1.12%) Solace
8 1 (1.12%) Veritas
8 1 (1.12%) Vitria
West Midlands
D P Connect
Salary: Competitive + 33 Day Holiday, 7% Matched Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £58,000 per annum + great benefits and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Small Heath, Birmingham
Connect Distribution
Salary: £35-40k dependent upon experience
Posted: 18 days ago