Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 133 137
Rank change year-on-year +51 +4 +59
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 219 145 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.26% 2.19% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.40% 5.88% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 135 86 188
Berkshire median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% -4.35% -8.00%
10th Percentile £41,000 £42,500 £37,125
90th Percentile £79,500 £72,500 £80,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -

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 2,606 2,466 2,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 38.75% 37.20% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,282 2,052 2,559
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.52% -1.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,025 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £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 20 June 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 20 June 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 +25 124 £72,500 +20.83% 1
Reading +28 43 £62,500 -9.09% 11
Newbury - 17 £44,000 -
Slough -1 13 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Bracknell -29 1 £63,500 +41.11%
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 147 (67.12%) Oracle
2 91 (41.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (39.73%) IBM
4 79 (36.07%) Microsoft
5 62 (28.31%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (27.40%) SQL Server
7 59 (26.94%) LAN
7 59 (26.94%) Bluemix
7 59 (26.94%) IBM Cloud
8 57 (26.03%) Hyper-V
8 57 (26.03%) SQL
8 57 (26.03%) Firewall
9 55 (25.11%) WAN
9 55 (25.11%) Ansible
10 54 (24.66%) Strategic Thinking
10 54 (24.66%) Enterprise Architecture
11 51 (23.29%) Scrum
12 50 (22.83%) Logistics
12 50 (22.83%) PowerShell
13 49 (22.37%) Java
14 48 (21.92%) Amazon AWS
15 47 (21.46%) Oracle Database
16 46 (21.00%) REST
16 46 (21.00%) Enterprise Software
17 44 (20.09%) Configuration Management
18 43 (19.63%) Python
19 41 (18.72%) ITIL
19 41 (18.72%) WebSphere
20 40 (18.26%) VMware Infrastructure
20 40 (18.26%) VMware

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 41 (18.72%) WebSphere
2 40 (18.26%) Oracle Service Bus
3 37 (16.89%) WebLogic
4 20 (9.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (5.94%) JBoss
6 12 (5.48%) Tomcat
7 9 (4.11%) Apache
7 9 (4.11%) IIS
8 6 (2.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (2.28%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.83%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.83%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.83%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.83%) Liferay
10 4 (1.83%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.46%) Commerce Server
13 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 15 (6.85%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (5.94%) Oracle 11i
2 13 (5.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (4.11%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (3.65%) NetSuite
5 6 (2.74%) BusinessWorks
5 6 (2.74%) TIBCO iProcess
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (1.37%) OpenText Process Suite
8 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.46%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 91 (41.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (26.94%) Bluemix
2 59 (26.94%) IBM Cloud
3 48 (21.92%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (10.50%) PaaS
5 10 (4.57%) Office 365
5 10 (4.57%) SaaS
6 9 (4.11%) IaaS
7 8 (3.65%) Boomi
8 5 (2.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (2.28%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (2.28%) Serverless
9 4 (1.83%) GitHub
10 2 (0.91%) Akamai
10 2 (0.91%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 59 (26.94%) LAN
2 57 (26.03%) Firewall
3 55 (25.11%) WAN
4 28 (12.79%) SAN
5 18 (8.22%) DHCP
5 18 (8.22%) DNS
6 15 (6.85%) TCP/IP
7 10 (4.57%) Network Security
8 8 (3.65%) DMZ
8 8 (3.65%) NAS
9 6 (2.74%) FTP
9 6 (2.74%) HTTP
10 5 (2.28%) AMQP
11 4 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 47 (21.46%) Oracle Database
3 31 (14.16%) Oracle Database 12c
4 28 (12.79%) Big Data
5 27 (12.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (8.68%) MySQL
7 18 (8.22%) NoSQL
8 16 (7.31%) Relational Database
9 15 (6.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (6.85%) Oracle BI EE
9 15 (6.85%) RDBMS
10 13 (5.94%) MongoDB
11 10 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (4.57%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (2.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (2.28%) Amazon QuickSight
12 5 (2.28%) Hazelcast
12 5 (2.28%) Pentaho
12 5 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.83%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 20 (9.13%) Jenkins
2 14 (6.39%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.11%) Selenium
4 8 (3.65%) Cucumber
4 8 (3.65%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.65%) IntelliJ
4 8 (3.65%) Subversion
5 5 (2.28%) Gatling
5 5 (2.28%) JMeter
5 5 (2.28%) JUnit
5 5 (2.28%) SpecFlow
6 4 (1.83%) Ant
6 4 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.91%) Maven
8 1 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 36 (16.44%) Publishing
2 24 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 17 (7.76%) Finance
4 8 (3.65%) Marketing
5 5 (2.28%) Electronics
5 5 (2.28%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.83%) Retail
7 3 (1.37%) Banking
7 3 (1.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 83 (37.90%) Architect
2 44 (20.09%) Cloud Architect
3 34 (15.53%) Solutions Architect
4 29 (13.24%) Infrastructure Architect
5 28 (12.79%) Developer
6 20 (9.13%) Analyst
7 18 (8.22%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 18 (8.22%) Data Centre Architect
7 18 (8.22%) Java Developer
7 18 (8.22%) Virtualisation Architect
8 16 (7.31%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 16 (7.31%) Operations Manager
8 16 (7.31%) Senior Developer
8 16 (7.31%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (6.85%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (6.85%) IT Analyst
10 12 (5.48%) Applications Support
11 11 (5.02%) Consultant
11 11 (5.02%) DBA
11 11 (5.02%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (21.00%) REST
2 31 (14.16%) JSON
3 28 (12.79%) SOAP
4 25 (11.42%) .NET
5 23 (10.50%) Web Services
6 19 (8.68%) Oracle Fusion
6 19 (8.68%) Spring
7 17 (7.76%) Hibernate
7 17 (7.76%) Node.js
8 15 (6.85%) Java EE
9 12 (5.48%) J2EE
9 12 (5.48%) JMS
10 8 (3.65%) EDI
10 8 (3.65%) MEAP
10 8 (3.65%) RAML
10 8 (3.65%) XML
11 7 (3.20%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (2.74%) LDAP
12 6 (2.74%) Rendezvous
12 6 (2.74%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (21.00%) Enterprise Software
2 34 (15.53%) Mainframe
2 34 (15.53%) Public Cloud
3 20 (9.13%) Data Centre
4 19 (8.68%) Hybrid Cloud
5 18 (8.22%) IBM Mainframe
6 8 (3.65%) Cloud Native
6 8 (3.65%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.83%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.37%) Clustering
11 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.46%) Replication
11 1 (0.46%) User Experience
11 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.89%) Linux
2 34 (15.53%) Unix
3 32 (14.61%) Windows
4 17 (7.76%) Windows Server
5 11 (5.02%) Ubuntu
6 8 (3.65%) Android
7 6 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.37%) CentOS
9 2 (0.91%) AIX
10 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.31%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (24.66%) Enterprise Architecture
2 54 (24.66%) Strategic Thinking
3 51 (23.29%) Scrum
4 50 (22.83%) Logistics
5 44 (20.09%) Configuration Management
6 41 (18.72%) ITIL
7 40 (18.26%) Open Source
8 35 (15.98%) DevOps
9 32 (14.61%) SOA
10 29 (13.24%) Analytics
11 28 (12.79%) Build Automation
11 28 (12.79%) Microservices
11 28 (12.79%) Test Automation
12 26 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (10.96%) Big Data Analytics
13 24 (10.96%) Data Analytics
14 21 (9.59%) Requirements Management
15 20 (9.13%) High Availability
15 20 (9.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 57 (26.03%) SQL
2 50 (22.83%) PowerShell
3 49 (22.37%) Java
4 43 (19.63%) Python
5 10 (4.57%) Java 8
6 6 (2.74%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.74%) COBOL
6 6 (2.74%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.74%) Perl
7 5 (2.28%) C#
8 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.83%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 4 (1.83%) XPath
9 3 (1.37%) C++
10 1 (0.46%) ABAP
10 1 (0.46%) F#
Qualifications
1 36 (16.44%) MCSE
1 36 (16.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (9.13%) MCSD
3 16 (7.31%) MCSA
4 11 (5.02%) Degree
5 8 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (2.28%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.83%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.46%) ISEB
8 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.74%) PMO
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.46%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (26.03%) Hyper-V
2 40 (18.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (17.81%) Active Directory
4 20 (9.13%) NFS
4 20 (9.13%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (9.13%) VMware NSX
5 17 (7.76%) Docker
5 17 (7.76%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.83%) Apache Flume
6 4 (1.83%) HDFS
7 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 55 (25.11%) Ansible
2 27 (12.33%) Puppet
3 19 (8.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 18 (8.22%) SCOM
4 18 (8.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 18 (8.22%) vCenter Server
5 15 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (5.02%) Data Guard
6 11 (5.02%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (3.20%) Terraform
8 6 (2.74%) TIBCO Hawk
9 4 (1.83%) Oozie
9 4 (1.83%) Tivoli
10 3 (1.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (1.37%) Xymon
10 3 (1.37%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.91%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Management
12 1 (0.46%) logstash
Vendors
1 147 (67.12%) Oracle
2 87 (39.73%) IBM
3 79 (36.07%) Microsoft
4 40 (18.26%) VMware
5 32 (14.61%) SAP
6 23 (10.50%) TIBCO
7 22 (10.05%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (9.13%) Intel
9 19 (8.68%) Riverbed
10 18 (8.22%) CommVault
10 18 (8.22%) ServiceNow
10 18 (8.22%) SolarWinds
10 18 (8.22%) Veeam
11 15 (6.85%) Siebel
12 9 (4.11%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.65%) BEA
13 8 (3.65%) Dell
13 8 (3.65%) JD Edwards
13 8 (3.65%) PeopleSoft
13 8 (3.65%) Workday