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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 139 138 158
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 69 58 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.31% 1.26% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.38% 3.64% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 64 50 38
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £65,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
2044 1592 1886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.90% 34.59% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1839 1355 1683
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Warwickshire +5 23 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Coventry -4 19 £47,500 +31.94% 1
Staffordshire +1 15 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Birmingham -21 8 £53,750 -17.30% 1
Shropshire - 2 £45,000 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 39 (35.78%) .NET
2 38 (34.86%) SQL
3 34 (31.19%) Java
4 32 (29.36%) Linux
5 31 (28.44%) C#
6 30 (27.52%) Oracle
7 28 (25.69%) Microsoft
8 27 (24.77%) HTML
9 26 (23.85%) JavaScript
9 26 (23.85%) CSS
9 26 (23.85%) Software Engineering
10 22 (20.18%) UNIX
11 21 (19.27%) Software Architecture
12 20 (18.35%) SQL Server
12 20 (18.35%) Web Services
12 20 (18.35%) XML
13 19 (17.43%) OO
14 18 (16.51%) Finance
14 18 (16.51%) Git (software)
15 17 (15.60%) Windows
16 15 (13.76%) JBoss
16 15 (13.76%) N-Tier
16 15 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (13.76%) JSON
16 15 (13.76%) Erlang
16 15 (13.76%) Low Latency
17 14 (12.84%) C++
17 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET
17 14 (12.84%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (12.84%) Scala

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 15 (13.76%) JBoss
2 14 (12.84%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (10.09%) Tomcat
4 10 (9.17%) WebLogic
5 9 (8.26%) Node.js
6 7 (6.42%) Apache
7 5 (4.59%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.83%) Sonic ESB
8 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.92%) IIS
9 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 11 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) Simulink
3 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (6.42%) PaaS
1 7 (6.42%) Heroku
1 7 (6.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.17%) Internet
2 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.42%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (6.42%) Modbus
4 1 (0.92%) Intranet
4 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.35%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (9.17%) MySQL
4 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
5 8 (7.34%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.34%) RDBMS
6 7 (6.42%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.59%) DB2
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.83%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.92%) Riak
11 1 (0.92%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.92%) QlikView
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (16.51%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.17%) Subversion
3 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.83%) Maven
4 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.92%) Ant
5 1 (0.92%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.92%) Hudson
5 1 (0.92%) Gradle
General
1 18 (16.51%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.75%) Automotive
3 3 (2.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (41.28%) Developer
2 24 (22.02%) Software Engineer
3 19 (17.43%) Architect
4 10 (9.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Middleware Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Designer
6 7 (6.42%) Node.js Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Technical Designer
6 7 (6.42%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.50%) AWS Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Senior Designer
8 5 (4.59%) Middleware Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.67%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (35.78%) .NET
2 27 (24.77%) HTML
3 26 (23.85%) CSS
4 20 (18.35%) Web Services
4 20 (18.35%) XML
5 15 (13.76%) JSON
6 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET
7 10 (9.17%) jQuery
7 10 (9.17%) HTML5
7 10 (9.17%) CSS3
8 9 (8.26%) Mustache
8 9 (8.26%) Express
9 8 (7.34%) Ajax
10 7 (6.42%) J2EE
11 6 (5.50%) XSLT
11 6 (5.50%) Spring
11 6 (5.50%) WCF
12 5 (4.59%) JMS
12 5 (4.59%) JSP
12 5 (4.59%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) N-Tier
2 11 (10.09%) Device Driver
2 11 (10.09%) Open Source
3 10 (9.17%) Mobile App
4 9 (8.26%) Mathematics
5 7 (6.42%) User Experience
6 5 (4.59%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.67%) E-Learning
7 4 (3.67%) SCORM
7 4 (3.67%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.67%) Learning Management System
8 3 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.75%) Grid Computing
8 3 (2.75%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.75%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.83%) Blog
9 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.83%) Clustering
9 2 (1.83%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.36%) Linux
2 22 (20.18%) UNIX
3 17 (15.60%) Windows
4 11 (10.09%) Nucleus RTOS
5 10 (9.17%) Android
6 8 (7.34%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.59%) Solaris
8 4 (3.67%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.83%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.85%) Software Engineering
2 21 (19.27%) Software Architecture
3 19 (17.43%) OO
4 15 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.76%) Low Latency
5 14 (12.84%) Functional Programming
6 12 (11.01%) Unit Testing
6 12 (11.01%) E-Commerce
7 11 (10.09%) UML
7 11 (10.09%) OOD
7 11 (10.09%) Scrum
7 11 (10.09%) MVC
7 11 (10.09%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (8.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (8.26%) Multithreading
8 9 (8.26%) SOA
9 8 (7.34%) Android Development
9 8 (7.34%) iOS Development
10 7 (6.42%) Problem Management
10 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.86%) SQL
2 34 (31.19%) Java
3 31 (28.44%) C#
4 26 (23.85%) JavaScript
5 15 (13.76%) Erlang
6 14 (12.84%) C++
6 14 (12.84%) Scala
7 13 (11.93%) Haskell
8 11 (10.09%) F#
9 10 (9.17%) VB
9 10 (9.17%) VB.NET
10 9 (8.26%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.59%) Clojure
12 3 (2.75%) Python
12 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.83%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.83%) VB6
13 2 (1.83%) C
14 1 (0.92%) PHP
14 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.75%) CISSP
1 3 (2.75%) Degree
1 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.92%) CISA
2 1 (0.92%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 3 (2.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.75%) COBIT
1 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.75%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.83%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) MOM
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (2.75%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 30 (27.52%) Oracle
2 28 (25.69%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.09%) QNX
4 10 (9.17%) IBM
5 9 (8.26%) Cisco
6 8 (7.34%) Telerik
7 7 (6.42%) SAP
8 6 (5.50%) Pega
9 5 (4.59%) Sybase
9 5 (4.59%) BEA
9 5 (4.59%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.59%) Vitria
10 4 (3.67%) VMware
11 3 (2.75%) TIBCO
11 3 (2.75%) webMethods
12 2 (1.83%) Hitachi
12 2 (1.83%) HP
12 2 (1.83%) EMC
12 2 (1.83%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.92%) RedPrairie
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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