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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 146 167 122
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -45
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 77 47 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.34% 0.87% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.66% 2.35% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 71 36 70
Average salary £48,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
2105 2003 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.63% 37.23% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1913 1722 1894
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +23 22 £80,000 +113.33% 1
Birmingham +9 17 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Warwickshire -14 17 £35,000 -6.66%
Coventry -6 12 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Worcestershire -3 3 £57,500 +76.92% 3
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 52 (35.62%) C#
2 45 (30.82%) .NET
3 40 (27.40%) SQL
3 40 (27.40%) Java
4 32 (21.92%) HTML
4 32 (21.92%) Oracle
4 32 (21.92%) Microsoft
5 31 (21.23%) JavaScript
5 31 (21.23%) Linux
6 30 (20.55%) CSS
7 29 (19.86%) Software Engineering
8 26 (17.81%) UNIX
9 25 (17.12%) Windows
9 25 (17.12%) Erlang
10 24 (16.44%) Functional Programming
11 22 (15.07%) Git (software)
11 22 (15.07%) Web Services
11 22 (15.07%) Finance
11 22 (15.07%) BizTalk Server
12 21 (14.38%) C++
12 21 (14.38%) Software Architecture
13 20 (13.70%) Scala
13 20 (13.70%) Haskell
13 20 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (13.01%) JSON
14 19 (13.01%) OO
15 18 (12.33%) TCP/IP
15 18 (12.33%) XML
15 18 (12.33%) ASP.NET
16 17 (11.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 22 (15.07%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (9.59%) WebLogic
3 12 (8.22%) Node.js
3 12 (8.22%) JBoss
4 3 (2.05%) Apache
4 3 (2.05%) IIS
5 2 (1.37%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.68%) SAS
6 1 (0.68%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.74%) Simulink
3 3 (2.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.74%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.74%) SAP CRM
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.37%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.37%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (6.85%) PaaS
1 10 (6.85%) Heroku
1 10 (6.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.33%) TCP/IP
2 12 (8.22%) Internet
3 8 (5.48%) Firewall
3 8 (5.48%) Network Security
3 8 (5.48%) LAN
3 8 (5.48%) WAN
3 8 (5.48%) Modbus
4 7 (4.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (2.74%) SAN
6 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (10.96%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.22%) MySQL
4 10 (6.85%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database
7 6 (4.11%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (3.42%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (2.74%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.05%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.68%) Riak
12 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (15.07%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.53%) Subversion
3 7 (4.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.68%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.68%) Maven
4 1 (0.68%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (15.07%) Finance
2 6 (4.11%) Games
2 6 (4.11%) Banking
3 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.74%) Billing
5 2 (1.37%) German Language
5 2 (1.37%) Retail
5 2 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (46.58%) Developer
2 27 (18.49%) Software Engineer
3 13 (8.90%) Architect
3 13 (8.90%) AWS Developer
4 11 (7.53%) Senior Developer
5 10 (6.85%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (6.85%) Node.js Developer
6 9 (6.16%) Analyst
6 9 (6.16%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (5.48%) C# Developer
7 8 (5.48%) Security Engineer
7 8 (5.48%) Network Engineer
7 8 (5.48%) Programmer
7 8 (5.48%) Designer
8 7 (4.79%) Technical Designer
9 6 (4.11%) Developer Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (4.11%) Server Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (30.82%) .NET
2 32 (21.92%) HTML
3 30 (20.55%) CSS
4 22 (15.07%) Web Services
5 19 (13.01%) JSON
6 18 (12.33%) XML
6 18 (12.33%) ASP.NET
7 16 (10.96%) jQuery
7 16 (10.96%) CSS3
7 16 (10.96%) HTML5
8 12 (8.22%) Mustache
8 12 (8.22%) Express
9 9 (6.16%) WCF
9 9 (6.16%) Ajax
10 7 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (3.42%) Apache Cordova
12 4 (2.74%) Apache Camel
12 4 (2.74%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (2.74%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.74%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.53%) N-Tier
1 11 (7.53%) Mathematics
1 11 (7.53%) Mobile App
2 10 (6.85%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.85%) Device Driver
3 8 (5.48%) User Experience
4 5 (3.42%) Physics
4 5 (3.42%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.74%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.74%) E-Learning
5 4 (2.74%) SCORM
5 4 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.74%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.74%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.74%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.37%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.37%) PKI
6 2 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.23%) Linux
2 26 (17.81%) UNIX
3 25 (17.12%) Windows
4 11 (7.53%) Android
5 10 (6.85%) Nucleus RTOS
6 9 (6.16%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.11%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.74%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.37%) AIX
10 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.86%) Software Engineering
2 24 (16.44%) Functional Programming
3 21 (14.38%) Software Architecture
4 20 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.01%) OO
6 14 (9.59%) SOA
7 13 (8.90%) Low Latency
8 12 (8.22%) E-Commerce
8 12 (8.22%) Scrum
9 11 (7.53%) ERP
9 11 (7.53%) CRM
9 11 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (7.53%) SDLC
9 11 (7.53%) Unit Testing
10 10 (6.85%) Multithreading
10 10 (6.85%) SIEM
10 10 (6.85%) Mobile Application Development
10 10 (6.85%) OOD
10 10 (6.85%) UML
11 9 (6.16%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 52 (35.62%) C#
2 40 (27.40%) Java
2 40 (27.40%) SQL
3 31 (21.23%) JavaScript
4 25 (17.12%) Erlang
5 21 (14.38%) C++
6 20 (13.70%) Haskell
6 20 (13.70%) Scala
7 14 (9.59%) F#
8 11 (7.53%) T-SQL
8 11 (7.53%) VB
8 11 (7.53%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.74%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.74%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.05%) Python
10 3 (2.05%) C
10 3 (2.05%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.05%) Clojure
11 2 (1.37%) VB6
12 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) Degree
2 4 (2.74%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.37%) CISSP
4 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 2 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.37%) COBIT
1 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.37%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Data Guard
2 5 (3.42%) MOM
2 5 (3.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (21.92%) Oracle
1 32 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.27%) Cisco
3 10 (6.85%) SAP
3 10 (6.85%) QNX
4 9 (6.16%) Telerik
5 8 (5.48%) Red Hat
5 8 (5.48%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.74%) NetApp
7 2 (1.37%) IBM
7 2 (1.37%) webMethods
7 2 (1.37%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.68%) Pega
8 1 (0.68%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.68%) VMware
8 1 (0.68%) ILOG
8 1 (0.68%) BEA
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Salary: £60k - 100k per year
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Salary: £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, home working
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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