Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 121 105
Rank change year-on-year -75 -16 +181
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 62 206 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.98% 2.38% 2.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.71% 7.55% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 54 162 238
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +4.55% +1.85%
10th Percentile £22,500 £46,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,675 £76,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £53,879
% change year-on-year -8.70% +6.72% +0.71%

Middleware is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2288 2730 3470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.01% 31.52% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1958 2341 2943
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £30,850
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Berkshire

Middleware
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Middleware in Berkshire

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Berkshire

Middleware
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 14 £60,500 +5.22% 3
Slough -6 12 £22,500 -52.63% 1
Bracknell +12 8 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Newbury -10 8 £47,500 - 2
Maidenhead +13 3 £65,000 - 1
Windsor +16 1 £80,000 -
Thatcham - 1 £57,500 -
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 28 (45.16%) QA
2 25 (40.32%) XML
3 22 (35.48%) SQL
3 22 (35.48%) Oracle
4 20 (32.26%) Windows
4 20 (32.26%) Degree
5 19 (30.65%) Linux
5 19 (30.65%) CSS
5 19 (30.65%) HTML
5 19 (30.65%) Java
6 17 (27.42%) Windows Server
7 15 (24.19%) SOA
7 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
7 15 (24.19%) JSON
8 14 (22.58%) Android
8 14 (22.58%) ERP
8 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (20.97%) Telecoms
9 13 (20.97%) Firewall
9 13 (20.97%) Unix
9 13 (20.97%) Microservices
10 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database
10 12 (19.35%) Finance
10 12 (19.35%) VMware
10 12 (19.35%) System Testing
10 12 (19.35%) Spring
10 12 (19.35%) Software Testing
10 12 (19.35%) Apple iOS
10 12 (19.35%) Mobile App

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (16.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (11.29%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.45%) JBoss
5 2 (3.23%) Confluence
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.61%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.61%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.61%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.61%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.23%) SaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Serverless
5 1 (1.61%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.61%) IaaS
5 1 (1.61%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) Firewall
2 8 (12.90%) HTTP
2 8 (12.90%) SMTP
2 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.90%) Wireless
3 5 (8.06%) LAN
3 5 (8.06%) WAN
4 2 (3.23%) DOCSIS
4 2 (3.23%) DVB
4 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (3.23%) HbbTV
4 2 (3.23%) NAS
4 2 (3.23%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database
3 9 (14.52%) MongoDB
4 6 (9.68%) MySQL
5 5 (8.06%) Big Data
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.84%) Neo4j
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.84%) Pentaho
7 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.61%) DB2
9 1 (1.61%) Essbase
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
2 6 (9.68%) Jasmine
2 6 (9.68%) PhantomJS
2 6 (9.68%) Protractor
2 6 (9.68%) Selenium
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (4.84%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.23%) JIRA
4 2 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.23%) Subversion
4 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (20.97%) Telecoms
2 12 (19.35%) Finance
3 7 (11.29%) Marketing
4 6 (9.68%) Billing
5 5 (8.06%) Electronics
5 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Consultant
2 12 (19.35%) Applications Support
3 11 (17.74%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) IT Consultant
4 8 (12.90%) IT Security Consultant
4 8 (12.90%) Security Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Oracle Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) HTML Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Implementation Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Java Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Telecoms Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Architect
8 4 (6.45%) CSS Developer
8 4 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Middleware Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) UI Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Web UI Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) XML
2 19 (30.65%) CSS
2 19 (30.65%) HTML
3 15 (24.19%) JSON
4 12 (19.35%) Spring
5 11 (17.74%) Web Services
6 9 (14.52%) AngularJS
6 9 (14.52%) Apache Camel
7 8 (12.90%) Java EE
8 6 (9.68%) J2EE
8 6 (9.68%) jQuery
8 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (8.06%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (8.06%) REST
10 4 (6.45%) SOAP
11 3 (4.84%) Apache CXF
11 3 (4.84%) D3.js
11 3 (4.84%) Drools
11 3 (4.84%) jBPM
11 3 (4.84%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) iSeries
3 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.68%) User Experience
4 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.23%) IPTV
5 2 (3.23%) STB
6 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.61%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Linux
3 17 (27.42%) Windows Server
4 14 (22.58%) Android
5 13 (20.97%) Unix
6 12 (19.35%) Apple iOS
7 8 (12.90%) Solaris
8 3 (4.84%) CentOS
8 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.23%) AIX
9 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) SOA
2 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) ERP
3 13 (20.97%) Microservices
4 12 (19.35%) Software Testing
4 12 (19.35%) System Testing
5 11 (17.74%) BDD
5 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.13%) SDLC
7 9 (14.52%) Information Security
7 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
8 8 (12.90%) Content Management
8 8 (12.90%) Cryptanalysis
8 8 (12.90%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (12.90%) High Availability
8 8 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Presales
8 8 (12.90%) Project Management
8 8 (12.90%) Social Engineering
9 7 (11.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) SQL
2 19 (30.65%) Java
3 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.68%) C++
4 6 (9.68%) Python
5 3 (4.84%) Jython
5 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.84%) Ruby
6 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.23%) C#
6 2 (3.23%) F#
6 2 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (45.16%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
2 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.61%) Ansible
3 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.61%) SCCM
3 1 (1.61%) SCOM
3 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Oracle
2 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
3 12 (19.35%) VMware
4 9 (14.52%) TIBCO
5 8 (12.90%) SAP
6 4 (6.45%) IBM
7 3 (4.84%) F5
7 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.84%) Talend
8 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.23%) Cisco
8 2 (3.23%) HP
8 2 (3.23%) Nokia
8 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.61%) Ariba
9 1 (1.61%) BEA
9 1 (1.61%) Citrix
9 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.61%) Informatica
9 1 (1.61%) Juniper