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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 170 136 155
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +19
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 34 57 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 1.32% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.97% 3.68% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 34
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
1729 1549 2020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.66% 35.86% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1330 1833
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire -1 17 £46,250 +15.62% 3
Birmingham -10 9 £57,500 +21.05%
Coventry -7 4 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Walsall -3 1 £82,500 +65.00%
Warwickshire -17 1 £55,000 +66.66% 1
Shropshire - 1 £45,000 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 46 (46.46%) Oracle
2 34 (34.34%) Java
3 27 (27.27%) Linux
3 27 (27.27%) Project Management
4 26 (26.26%) UNIX
5 25 (25.25%) SQL
6 24 (24.24%) IBM
6 24 (24.24%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (22.22%) Finance
8 21 (21.21%) .NET
9 20 (20.20%) ETL
10 19 (19.19%) Tomcat
10 19 (19.19%) OO
10 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
10 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
11 18 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 18 (18.18%) Security Cleared
12 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
13 16 (16.16%) SOA
13 16 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
13 16 (16.16%) Low Latency
14 15 (15.15%) Windows
14 15 (15.15%) ERP
14 15 (15.15%) Data Integration
15 14 (14.14%) WebSphere
15 14 (14.14%) Retail
15 14 (14.14%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (14.14%) Internet
16 13 (13.13%) Erlang

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (19.19%) Tomcat
2 14 (14.14%) WebSphere
3 10 (10.10%) Apache
4 9 (9.09%) JBoss
5 7 (7.07%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.05%) IIS
7 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.02%) Sonic ESB
8 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) Internet
2 9 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.07%) Modbus
4 2 (2.02%) Network Security
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.01%) HTTP
5 1 (1.01%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.14%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.08%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.05%) DB2
6 3 (3.03%) MySQL
7 1 (1.01%) Big Data
7 1 (1.01%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.01%) Infinispan
7 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.01%) QlikView
7 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.01%) Gradle
3 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.01%) Hudson
3 1 (1.01%) Maven
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.01%) Lombardi
3 1 (1.01%) Ant
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (22.22%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Retail
3 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.03%) Automotive
6 2 (2.02%) Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Local Government
7 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.01%) Back Office
7 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (21.21%) Architect
2 19 (19.19%) Developer
3 18 (18.18%) Consultant
4 14 (14.14%) Software Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Middleware Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (6.06%) Systems Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Hyperion Consultant
9 5 (5.05%) Middleware Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (5.05%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Analyst
10 4 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.04%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.03%) IT Services Manager
11 3 (3.03%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.21%) .NET
2 12 (12.12%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (9.09%) HTML
4 8 (8.08%) CSS
4 8 (8.08%) XML
4 8 (8.08%) Java EE
5 7 (7.07%) J2EE
6 6 (6.06%) Spring
7 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.05%) JSP
7 5 (5.05%) Servlets
7 5 (5.05%) Struts
7 5 (5.05%) Web Services
7 5 (5.05%) JMS
8 3 (3.03%) EDI
9 2 (2.02%) XSD
9 2 (2.02%) XSLT
10 1 (1.01%) JAX-RS
10 1 (1.01%) JSF
10 1 (1.01%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) Data Integration
2 13 (13.13%) Open Source
3 10 (10.10%) Device Driver
4 9 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.06%) Mainframe
5 6 (6.06%) N-Tier
5 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.06%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.05%) Client/Server
7 4 (4.04%) Clustering
7 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (3.03%) Grid Computing
9 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.02%) User Experience
9 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.01%) IVR
10 1 (1.01%) Blog
10 1 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.27%) Linux
2 26 (26.26%) UNIX
3 15 (15.15%) Windows
4 10 (10.10%) Nucleus RTOS
5 5 (5.05%) Solaris
6 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.02%) AIX
8 1 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) Project Management
2 24 (24.24%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (20.20%) ETL
4 19 (19.19%) OO
4 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
5 16 (16.16%) SOA
5 16 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (16.16%) Low Latency
6 15 (15.15%) ERP
7 12 (12.12%) Data Management
7 12 (12.12%) Migration
7 12 (12.12%) CRM
7 12 (12.12%) Functional Programming
8 11 (11.11%) ITIL
8 11 (11.11%) OOD
9 10 (10.10%) UML
9 10 (10.10%) Software Architecture
9 10 (10.10%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (9.09%) Multithreading
10 9 (9.09%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.34%) Java
2 25 (25.25%) SQL
3 13 (13.13%) Erlang
4 12 (12.12%) F#
4 12 (12.12%) Scala
4 12 (12.12%) C#
4 12 (12.12%) C++
5 10 (10.10%) Haskell
6 8 (8.08%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.07%) Clojure
8 6 (6.06%) VB
9 4 (4.04%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.03%) VB6
11 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.02%) Delphi
12 1 (1.01%) C
12 1 (1.01%) PHP
12 1 (1.01%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 18 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 18 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.05%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.03%) Degree
3 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.01%) CISSP
4 1 (1.01%) CISA
4 1 (1.01%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.01%) COBIT
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.01%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.04%) RHEV
2 4 (4.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) MOM
Vendors
1 46 (46.46%) Oracle
2 24 (24.24%) IBM
3 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.12%) Informatica
4 12 (12.12%) Talend
5 10 (10.10%) QNX
6 9 (9.09%) TIBCO
6 9 (9.09%) SAP
7 6 (6.06%) Hyperion
7 6 (6.06%) Pega
7 6 (6.06%) VMware
8 5 (5.05%) Sybase
8 5 (5.05%) BEA
8 5 (5.05%) Vitria
9 4 (4.04%) EMC
9 4 (4.04%) Hitachi
9 4 (4.04%) Cisco
10 2 (2.02%) webMethods
10 2 (2.02%) HP
10 2 (2.02%) Avaya
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to 30% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
TRG
Salary: 35000-65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TRG
Salary: £35000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 19 days ago