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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 155 195 188
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -7
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 67 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.22% 0.57% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 1.63% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 18 40
Median salary £50,000 £36,750 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.05% -38.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,400 £65,000 £83,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,000 £50,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -5.66%
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
2029 1780 1937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.88% 34.83% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 1575 1790
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Shropshire - 23 £52,387 - 1
Coventry +5 11 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Staffordshire - 9 £51,250 -
Birmingham -10 8 £42,500 -32.00% 5
Warwickshire +14 7 £46,250 +6.32%
Solihull -6 3 £37,500 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 46 (47.92%) SOA
2 39 (40.63%) Web Services
3 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (33.33%) Linux
4 32 (33.33%) .NET
5 29 (30.21%) Java
6 28 (29.17%) Oracle
6 28 (29.17%) XML
7 27 (28.13%) C#
8 24 (25.00%) SDLC
9 21 (21.88%) SOAP
9 21 (21.88%) TDD
10 20 (20.83%) REST
11 19 (19.79%) JSON
11 19 (19.79%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
12 18 (18.75%) IBM
13 17 (17.71%) Open Source
13 17 (17.71%) Haskell
13 17 (17.71%) Erlang
13 17 (17.71%) F#
13 17 (17.71%) Low Latency
13 17 (17.71%) Functional Programming
14 15 (15.63%) Mentoring
15 14 (14.58%) Waterfall
15 14 (14.58%) Software Engineering
15 14 (14.58%) XSLT
16 13 (13.54%) Scrum
16 13 (13.54%) Microservices
17 12 (12.50%) API Design

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 10 (10.42%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (10.42%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.13%) CMS
3 3 (3.13%) NetWeaver
3 3 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.08%) Documentum
4 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.04%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.04%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) SAP CRM
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.13%) GitHub
3 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) Internet
1 10 (10.42%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.13%) Network Security
2 3 (3.13%) Skype
3 1 (1.04%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.04%) Firewall
3 1 (1.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.04%) LDAP
3 1 (1.04%) SSL
3 1 (1.04%) Wireless
3 1 (1.04%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.42%) RDBMS
3 10 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.29%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.13%) GIS
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.13%) SAP HANA
7 2 (2.08%) BODI
7 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.08%) MySQL
7 2 (2.08%) QlikView
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.04%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.42%) Subversion
2 10 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (9.38%) MSBuild
4 8 (8.33%) MSTest
4 8 (8.33%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.08%) Maven
6 2 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.04%) JIRA
7 1 (1.04%) NUnit
7 1 (1.04%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.29%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Marketing
3 2 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (41.67%) Developer
2 13 (13.54%) Architect
3 12 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.42%) Middleware Developer
5 9 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
7 5 (5.21%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Development Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Integration Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.21%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Lead Architect
8 4 (4.17%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.17%) Linux Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Principal Technologist
8 4 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.63%) Web Services
2 32 (33.33%) .NET
3 28 (29.17%) XML
4 21 (21.88%) SOAP
5 20 (20.83%) REST
6 19 (19.79%) JSON
7 14 (14.58%) XSLT
8 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (9.38%) WCF
9 8 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 8 (8.33%) HTML
10 7 (7.29%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (6.25%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
11 6 (6.25%) XSD
12 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
13 3 (3.13%) JMS
14 1 (1.04%) EJB
14 1 (1.04%) JAXB
14 1 (1.04%) JAXP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (10.42%) Algorithms
2 10 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.42%) Data Structures
2 10 (10.42%) Mathematics
2 10 (10.42%) Physics
3 7 (7.29%) DataPower
4 4 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.13%) Blog
5 3 (3.13%) iPad
5 3 (3.13%) LLPG
5 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.04%) AS400
7 1 (1.04%) Derivative
7 1 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.04%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (7.29%) Unix
3 4 (4.17%) Windows
4 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Android
5 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.92%) SOA
2 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.00%) SDLC
4 21 (21.88%) TDD
5 17 (17.71%) Functional Programming
5 17 (17.71%) Low Latency
5 17 (17.71%) Open Source
6 15 (15.63%) Mentoring
7 14 (14.58%) Software Engineering
7 14 (14.58%) Waterfall
8 13 (13.54%) Microservices
8 13 (13.54%) Scrum
9 12 (12.50%) API Design
9 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (11.46%) Coaching
10 11 (11.46%) Process Management
11 10 (10.42%) Analytics
11 10 (10.42%) Complexity Analysis
11 10 (10.42%) Data Analytics
11 10 (10.42%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.21%) Java
2 27 (28.13%) C#
3 17 (17.71%) Erlang
3 17 (17.71%) F#
3 17 (17.71%) Haskell
4 11 (11.46%) Go
5 10 (10.42%) Clojure
5 10 (10.42%) SQL
6 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.29%) Python
6 7 (7.29%) Scala
7 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.21%) C++
8 5 (5.21%) Perl
8 5 (5.21%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.17%) ABAP
9 4 (4.17%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.13%) Ruby
10 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) CITP
3 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (2.08%) Puppet
1 2 (2.08%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 28 (29.17%) Oracle
2 18 (18.75%) IBM
3 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.29%) SAP
4 6 (6.25%) WSO2
5 3 (3.13%) Pegasus
5 3 (3.13%) Twitter
6 2 (2.08%) Adobe
6 2 (2.08%) CA
6 2 (2.08%) Finjan
6 2 (2.08%) Fiorano
6 2 (2.08%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.08%) Pega
6 2 (2.08%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco
7 1 (1.04%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.04%) Netezza
7 1 (1.04%) webMethods
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