Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 117 98
Rank change year-on-year -14 -19 +164
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 143 184 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.14% 2.43% 2.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.91% 7.16% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 93 117 305
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £66,600 £77,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -0.94%

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 2,418 2,571 3,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.21% 33.95% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,093 2,151 2,977
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,300 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £68,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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
Maidenhead +16 57 £80,000 +28.00% 2
Reading +10 34 £75,000 +30.43% 8
Newbury - 19 £44,000 -
Slough -4 13 £22,500 -50.00%
Bracknell -2 6 £45,000 -
Windsor +13 1 £80,000 -
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 93 (65.03%) Oracle
2 52 (36.36%) IBM
3 50 (34.97%) Microsoft
4 48 (33.57%) SQL
5 43 (30.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 41 (28.67%) Windows
7 40 (27.97%) Unix
7 40 (27.97%) SQL Server
7 40 (27.97%) Firewall
8 39 (27.27%) Oracle Database
9 37 (25.87%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (25.17%) TIBCO
10 36 (25.17%) SOA
11 35 (24.48%) Linux
12 33 (23.08%) Java
12 33 (23.08%) LAN
12 33 (23.08%) VMware
13 31 (21.68%) WAN
13 31 (21.68%) Open Source
14 30 (20.98%) XML
15 29 (20.28%) Strategic Thinking
16 28 (19.58%) Oracle Database 12c
16 28 (19.58%) Telecoms
17 27 (18.88%) Degree
17 27 (18.88%) High Availability
17 27 (18.88%) Enterprise Software
18 26 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 26 (18.18%) Windows Server
18 26 (18.18%) JSON
18 26 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure

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 26 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 22 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (8.39%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.39%) WebSphere
4 11 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.80%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.80%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.10%) Apache
6 3 (2.10%) JBoss
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.40%) Confluence
7 2 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (6.29%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (5.59%) NetSuite
2 8 (5.59%) TIBCO iProcess
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.70%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 43 (30.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (17.48%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (16.78%) Bluemix
3 24 (16.78%) IBM Cloud
4 10 (6.99%) PaaS
5 8 (5.59%) Boomi
6 7 (4.90%) Serverless
7 5 (3.50%) IaaS
8 4 (2.80%) GitHub
9 3 (2.10%) SaaS
10 2 (1.40%) Akamai
10 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.40%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 40 (27.97%) Firewall
2 33 (23.08%) LAN
3 31 (21.68%) WAN
4 15 (10.49%) SAN
5 10 (6.99%) DNS
6 9 (6.29%) DHCP
6 9 (6.29%) HTTP
6 9 (6.29%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.59%) FTP
8 6 (4.20%) SMTP
8 6 (4.20%) Wireless
9 4 (2.80%) NAS
9 4 (2.80%) Network Security
10 2 (1.40%) DMZ
11 1 (0.70%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (0.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.97%) SQL Server
2 39 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 28 (19.58%) Oracle Database 12c
4 22 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (11.89%) Big Data
6 15 (10.49%) MongoDB
7 14 (9.79%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (5.59%) NoSQL
9 6 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (3.50%) MySQL
11 4 (2.80%) Apache Hive
11 4 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.80%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.80%) HBase
11 4 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (2.80%) Power BI
11 4 (2.80%) QlikView
11 4 (2.80%) Sqoop
12 3 (2.10%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (11.19%) Jenkins
2 10 (6.99%) Selenium
3 8 (5.59%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.20%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.20%) Subversion
5 4 (2.80%) Ant
5 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.80%) IntelliJ
5 4 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.40%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.40%) JIRA
6 2 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.40%) PhantomJS
6 2 (1.40%) Protractor
6 2 (1.40%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (19.58%) Telecoms
2 20 (13.99%) Publishing
3 9 (6.29%) Billing
3 9 (6.29%) Finance
4 2 (1.40%) Electronics
4 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (27.27%) Architect
2 22 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
3 21 (14.69%) Consultant
4 20 (13.99%) Developer
5 16 (11.19%) Applications Support
6 14 (9.79%) Infrastructure Architect
7 12 (8.39%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (7.69%) Operations Manager
9 10 (6.99%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 10 (6.99%) Java Developer
9 10 (6.99%) Middleware Specialist
9 10 (6.99%) TIBCO Support
10 9 (6.29%) Data Centre Architect
10 9 (6.29%) Implementation Consultant
10 9 (6.29%) Java Consultant
10 9 (6.29%) Support Specialist
10 9 (6.29%) Telecoms Consultant
10 9 (6.29%) TIBCO Specialist
10 9 (6.29%) Virtualisation Architect
11 8 (5.59%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.98%) XML
2 26 (18.18%) JSON
3 18 (12.59%) Java EE
4 17 (11.89%) Oracle Fusion
5 15 (10.49%) CSS
5 15 (10.49%) HTML
6 13 (9.09%) REST
6 13 (9.09%) Spring
7 10 (6.99%) Hibernate
8 9 (6.29%) Apache Camel
8 9 (6.29%) J2EE
8 9 (6.29%) SOAP
8 9 (6.29%) TIBCO EMS
9 8 (5.59%) JMS
9 8 (5.59%) RAML
9 8 (5.59%) Rendezvous
9 8 (5.59%) Web Services
10 5 (3.50%) .NET
10 5 (3.50%) WSDL
10 5 (3.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.88%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (13.29%) Public Cloud
3 13 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 10 (6.99%) Data Centre
5 9 (6.29%) IBM Mainframe
5 9 (6.29%) Mainframe
6 6 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.20%) iSeries
7 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.80%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.80%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.40%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.40%) Clustering
9 2 (1.40%) User Experience
10 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.70%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.67%) Windows
2 40 (27.97%) Unix
3 35 (24.48%) Linux
4 26 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 17 (11.89%) Android
6 13 (9.09%) Apple iOS
7 9 (6.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (4.20%) Solaris
10 4 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.80%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.87%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (25.17%) SOA
3 31 (21.68%) Open Source
4 29 (20.28%) Strategic Thinking
5 27 (18.88%) High Availability
6 23 (16.08%) ERP
6 23 (16.08%) ITIL
7 22 (15.38%) Project Management
7 22 (15.38%) Scrum
8 21 (14.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 21 (14.69%) Logistics
9 18 (12.59%) Configuration Management
9 18 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (11.89%) Analytics
10 17 (11.89%) Big Data Analytics
10 17 (11.89%) Data Analytics
10 17 (11.89%) Test Automation
11 16 (11.19%) Microservices
12 14 (9.79%) Build Automation
12 14 (9.79%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 48 (33.57%) SQL
2 33 (23.08%) Java
3 20 (13.99%) PowerShell
4 16 (11.19%) Python
5 9 (6.29%) C++
6 8 (5.59%) COBOL
7 6 (4.20%) C#
8 5 (3.50%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.50%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.50%) Perl
8 5 (3.50%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 4 (2.80%) XPath
10 3 (2.10%) F#
11 2 (1.40%) Ruby
12 1 (0.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 27 (18.88%) Degree
2 20 (13.99%) MCSE
2 20 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (9.79%) MCSD
4 8 (5.59%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.20%) MCSA
6 4 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.80%) ISEB
6 4 (2.80%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.80%) PMP
6 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.70%) OCP
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.08%) QA
2 14 (9.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (7.69%) PMO
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (17.48%) Hyper-V
3 17 (11.89%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (7.69%) NFS
4 11 (7.69%) VMware NSX
5 9 (6.29%) Active Directory
6 5 (3.50%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (2.80%) Apache Flume
7 4 (2.80%) HDFS
8 2 (1.40%) Docker
9 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (13.29%) Ansible
2 9 (6.29%) Puppet
2 9 (6.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (6.29%) vCenter Server
3 8 (5.59%) TIBCO Hawk
4 4 (2.80%) Oozie
5 3 (2.10%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (2.10%) Terraform
6 2 (1.40%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.40%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 93 (65.03%) Oracle
2 52 (36.36%) IBM
3 50 (34.97%) Microsoft
4 36 (25.17%) TIBCO
5 33 (23.08%) VMware
6 13 (9.09%) SAP
7 9 (6.29%) CommVault
7 9 (6.29%) Intel
7 9 (6.29%) Veeam
8 8 (5.59%) BEA
8 8 (5.59%) Dell
8 8 (5.59%) JD Edwards
8 8 (5.59%) PeopleSoft
8 8 (5.59%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (5.59%) Siebel
8 8 (5.59%) Workday
9 4 (2.80%) Kofax
9 4 (2.80%) Perforce
9 4 (2.80%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.80%) Tableau