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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 142 146 136
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 81 65 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.45% 1.19% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.99% 3.52% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 70 47 54
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,331 £30,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £90,250 £62,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -2.06%
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 1844 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.23% 33.89% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1646 1669
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Birmingham +4 38 £66,250 +32.50% 1
Staffordshire -2 19 £51,250 -21.15% 3
Coventry -6 9 £50,000 +85.18% 1
Warwickshire +2 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Worcestershire -2 3 £47,500 +58.33%
Dudley - 2 £38,000 -
Walsall - 2 £55,000 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 55 (42.97%) Oracle
2 45 (35.16%) .NET
3 40 (31.25%) C#
4 39 (30.47%) SQL Server
5 35 (27.34%) MS Excel
6 34 (26.56%) SQL
7 31 (24.22%) Finance
8 29 (22.66%) VB.NET
8 29 (22.66%) Java
8 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
8 29 (22.66%) Security Cleared
9 28 (21.88%) SC Cleared
10 25 (19.53%) HTML
11 24 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 24 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 24 (18.75%) VB
11 24 (18.75%) Project Management
12 23 (17.97%) ETL
12 23 (17.97%) Retail
12 23 (17.97%) Enterprise Architecture
13 21 (16.41%) Linux
13 21 (16.41%) UNIX
14 20 (15.63%) E-Commerce
14 20 (15.63%) Oracle Fusion
15 19 (14.84%) CSS
15 19 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (14.06%) Migration
16 18 (14.06%) WebSphere
16 18 (14.06%) IBM

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (14.06%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.03%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.03%) Apache
4 6 (4.69%) IIS
5 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.91%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.13%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.34%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 35 (27.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (10.16%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (7.03%) Maximo
3 5 (3.91%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (3.13%) assyst
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.78%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.78%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.78%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) Internet
2 7 (5.47%) HTTP
3 5 (3.91%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.56%) Network Security
4 2 (1.56%) Firewall
5 1 (0.78%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.78%) FTP
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.78%) Modbus
5 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.78%) CTI
5 1 (0.78%) OSPF
5 1 (0.78%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.91%) MS Access
6 5 (3.91%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.13%) DB2
7 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.34%) MySQL
9 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.78%) Big Data
10 1 (0.78%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.78%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (10.94%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.13%) Subversion
3 4 (3.13%) JIRA
4 2 (1.56%) Selenium
4 2 (1.56%) jMock
4 2 (1.56%) Ant
4 2 (1.56%) JUnit
4 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.56%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.56%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.56%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.56%) LoadUI
4 2 (1.56%) JMeter
5 1 (0.78%) LSMW
5 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 31 (24.22%) Finance
2 23 (17.97%) Retail
3 9 (7.03%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.34%) Back Office
5 3 (2.34%) Marketing
6 2 (1.56%) Local Government
7 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.78%) Automotive
7 1 (0.78%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (29.69%) Developer
2 27 (21.09%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.97%) Consultant
4 18 (14.06%) Analyst
5 16 (12.50%) Architect
6 15 (11.72%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (10.16%) VB.NET Developer
7 13 (10.16%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (8.59%) Systems Developer
9 9 (7.03%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (5.47%) Support Analyst
10 7 (5.47%) DBA
10 7 (5.47%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (5.47%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (5.47%) Hyperion Consultant
11 6 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.69%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (3.91%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.91%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (35.16%) .NET
2 25 (19.53%) HTML
3 24 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 20 (15.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 19 (14.84%) CSS
6 11 (8.59%) XML
7 9 (7.03%) Java EE
8 6 (4.69%) WebCenter
9 5 (3.91%) J2EE
10 3 (2.34%) SOAP
10 3 (2.34%) JMS
11 2 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (1.56%) Spring
11 2 (1.56%) Web Services
11 2 (1.56%) Classic ASP
11 2 (1.56%) REST
12 1 (0.78%) HTML5
12 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 1 (0.78%) EJB
12 1 (0.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) Data Integration
2 13 (10.16%) Mobile App
2 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.47%) N-Tier
5 6 (4.69%) Open Source
6 5 (3.91%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.91%) CMDB
6 5 (3.91%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.34%) Replication
7 3 (2.34%) Learning Management System
7 3 (2.34%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.56%) Clustering
9 1 (0.78%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.78%) SCORM
9 1 (0.78%) IVR
9 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.41%) UNIX
1 21 (16.41%) Linux
2 11 (8.59%) Windows
3 8 (6.25%) Solaris
4 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.78%) AIX
5 1 (0.78%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.75%) Project Management
2 23 (17.97%) ETL
2 23 (17.97%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (15.63%) E-Commerce
4 19 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (14.06%) Migration
5 18 (14.06%) ERP
6 17 (13.28%) SOA
6 17 (13.28%) Unit Testing
7 16 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (12.50%) Scrum
8 15 (11.72%) CRM
8 15 (11.72%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (10.94%) Data Management
10 13 (10.16%) Mobile Application Development
11 12 (9.38%) Functional Programming
11 12 (9.38%) ITIL
12 11 (8.59%) Low Latency
13 10 (7.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.25%) C#
2 34 (26.56%) SQL
3 29 (22.66%) Java
3 29 (22.66%) VB.NET
4 24 (18.75%) VB
4 24 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.16%) VB6
6 12 (9.38%) Erlang
6 12 (9.38%) F#
6 12 (9.38%) Scala
7 9 (7.03%) Haskell
8 5 (3.91%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.91%) C++
9 4 (3.13%) Clojure
10 3 (2.34%) PHP
11 2 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.56%) Delphi
11 2 (1.56%) Ruby
11 2 (1.56%) PHP5
11 2 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (22.66%) Security Cleared
2 28 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.91%) Degree
4 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.78%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.47%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.91%) SLA
3 3 (2.34%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.56%) RHEV
3 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.13%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (3.13%) Control-M
3 1 (0.78%) OPNET
3 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 55 (42.97%) Oracle
2 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
3 18 (14.06%) IBM
4 14 (10.94%) Informatica
4 14 (10.94%) Talend
5 10 (7.81%) SAP
6 9 (7.03%) Hyperion
7 7 (5.47%) TIBCO
8 5 (3.91%) BMC
9 4 (3.13%) Intel
9 4 (3.13%) Remedy
9 4 (3.13%) Lotus
9 4 (3.13%) VMware
10 2 (1.56%) Splunk
10 2 (1.56%) Fujitsu
10 2 (1.56%) AccuRev
10 2 (1.56%) webMethods
10 2 (1.56%) Mercator
10 2 (1.56%) Citrix
10 2 (1.56%) Hitachi
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