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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
England / West Midlands
Rank 172 176 182
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 44 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.90% 0.78% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 2.38% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 29
Median salary £50,000 £49,250 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% +1.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £75,000 £77,750
UK excluding London median salary £57,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -4.76%

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
1701 1721 1718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.94% 32.93% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1503 1489 1580
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Shropshire - 19 £52,387 -
Warwickshire +19 6 £40,000 -8.04% 1
Coventry +17 6 £46,125 -23.12% 1
Staffordshire +3 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Birmingham -15 3 £55,000 -24.13% 4
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 47 (46.53%) SOA
2 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (40.59%) Web Services
4 31 (30.69%) Linux
4 31 (30.69%) .NET
5 30 (29.70%) C#
5 30 (29.70%) XML
5 30 (29.70%) SDLC
6 28 (27.72%) Oracle
7 27 (26.73%) Java
8 25 (24.75%) TDD
9 21 (20.79%) JSON
9 21 (20.79%) SOAP
9 21 (20.79%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (19.80%) IBM
10 20 (19.80%) REST
11 18 (17.82%) SQL Server
12 17 (16.83%) Waterfall
13 16 (15.84%) Scrum
13 16 (15.84%) Microservices
13 16 (15.84%) API Design
14 15 (14.85%) XSLT
14 15 (14.85%) Open Source
15 14 (13.86%) F#
15 14 (13.86%) Haskell
15 14 (13.86%) Erlang
15 14 (13.86%) Process Management
15 14 (13.86%) Functional Programming
15 14 (13.86%) Mentoring
15 14 (13.86%) Low Latency

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 12 (11.88%) WebSphere
2 11 (10.89%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.97%) CMS
4 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.98%) Documentum
6 1 (0.99%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.99%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.99%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.98%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.99%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.99%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) GitHub
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.91%) Internet
3 3 (2.97%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.97%) Wireless
3 3 (2.97%) ZigBee
4 2 (1.98%) Firewall
4 2 (1.98%) Skype
5 1 (0.99%) HTTP
5 1 (0.99%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.99%) LAN
5 1 (0.99%) LDAP
5 1 (0.99%) Network Security
5 1 (0.99%) SSL
5 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (9.90%) RDBMS
3 10 (9.90%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.95%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.97%) GIS
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.98%) BODI
6 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.98%) MySQL
6 2 (1.98%) QlikView
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.99%) DB2
7 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.99%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Jenkins
2 11 (10.89%) Subversion
3 10 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (8.91%) MSBuild
4 9 (8.91%) MSTest
4 9 (8.91%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.98%) Maven
6 2 (1.98%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.99%) JIRA
7 1 (0.99%) NUnit
7 1 (0.99%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (8.91%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Marketing
3 3 (2.97%) Electronics
4 1 (0.99%) Advertising
4 1 (0.99%) Back Office
4 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (40.59%) Developer
2 13 (12.87%) Architect
2 13 (12.87%) Senior Developer
3 10 (9.90%) Middleware Developer
3 10 (9.90%) Middleware Specialist
4 8 (7.92%) Technical Specialist
5 7 (6.93%) Development Manager
5 7 (6.93%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.94%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Integration Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) WebSphere Specialist
7 5 (4.95%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
8 4 (3.96%) Business Manager
8 4 (3.96%) ERP Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Linux Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Principal Technologist
8 4 (3.96%) Technologist
8 4 (3.96%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.59%) Web Services
2 31 (30.69%) .NET
3 30 (29.70%) XML
4 21 (20.79%) JSON
4 21 (20.79%) SOAP
5 20 (19.80%) REST
6 15 (14.85%) XSLT
7 12 (11.88%) WCF
8 10 (9.90%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (8.91%) .NET Framework
9 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (6.93%) HTML
10 7 (6.93%) IBM Integration Bus
11 6 (5.94%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.94%) XSD
12 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
12 3 (2.97%) JMS
13 1 (0.99%) LAMP
13 1 (0.99%) Servlets
13 1 (0.99%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.79%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.91%) Algorithms
2 9 (8.91%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.91%) Data Structures
2 9 (8.91%) DataPower
2 9 (8.91%) Mathematics
2 9 (8.91%) Physics
3 4 (3.96%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.97%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.97%) iPad
4 3 (2.97%) LLPG
4 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.98%) Blog
6 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.99%) AS400
6 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.99%) Derivative
6 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.69%) Linux
2 8 (7.92%) Unix
3 4 (3.96%) Windows
4 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (46.53%) SOA
2 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (29.70%) SDLC
4 25 (24.75%) TDD
5 17 (16.83%) Waterfall
6 16 (15.84%) API Design
6 16 (15.84%) Microservices
6 16 (15.84%) Scrum
7 15 (14.85%) Open Source
8 14 (13.86%) Functional Programming
8 14 (13.86%) Low Latency
8 14 (13.86%) Mentoring
8 14 (13.86%) Process Management
9 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
10 11 (10.89%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (10.89%) Coaching
10 11 (10.89%) Kanban
10 11 (10.89%) TOGAF
11 10 (9.90%) Analytics
11 10 (9.90%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.70%) C#
2 27 (26.73%) Java
3 14 (13.86%) Erlang
3 14 (13.86%) F#
3 14 (13.86%) Haskell
4 9 (8.91%) Clojure
4 9 (8.91%) Go
5 8 (7.92%) Python
5 8 (7.92%) SQL
6 7 (6.93%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.94%) C++
7 6 (5.94%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.95%) Scala
9 4 (3.96%) Perl
9 4 (3.96%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.97%) C
10 3 (2.97%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.98%) Ruby
12 1 (0.99%) ABAP
12 1 (0.99%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 12 (11.88%) Degree
2 9 (8.91%) CITP
3 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (1.98%) Puppet
1 2 (1.98%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.98%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.99%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 28 (27.72%) Oracle
2 20 (19.80%) IBM
3 8 (7.92%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.93%) WSO2
5 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.96%) JD Edwards
6 4 (3.96%) SAP
7 2 (1.98%) Adobe
7 2 (1.98%) CA
7 2 (1.98%) Cisco
7 2 (1.98%) Finjan
7 2 (1.98%) Fiorano
7 2 (1.98%) Pega
7 2 (1.98%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.98%) Twitter
7 2 (1.98%) VMware
8 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.99%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.99%) Netezza
8 1 (0.99%) TIBCO
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £44k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham
Capita
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham
Capita
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Webrecruit
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Car
Posted: 20 days ago