Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 111 156
Rank change year-on-year -59 +45 -10
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 75 173 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.31% 2.65% 1.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 7.04% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 59 110 81
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +22.73% -4.35%
10th Percentile £35,200 £30,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +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 2,205 2,456 2,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 38.47% 37.61% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,894 2,124 1,920
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,025 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

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 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 2019. 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
Bracknell +28 30 £49,000 -22.83% 3
Reading -14 24 £55,000 -9.09% 8
Maidenhead -47 6 - -
Wokingham - 5 £37,500 -
Newbury +4 3 £50,000 -13.04%
Slough +3 2 £75,000 -
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 51 (68.00%) Java
2 40 (53.33%) SOA
3 37 (49.33%) Linux
4 36 (48.00%) REST
5 32 (42.67%) XML
6 30 (40.00%) DevOps
7 28 (37.33%) SOAP
8 26 (34.67%) XSLT
9 25 (33.33%) Oracle
10 24 (32.00%) IBM
11 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
11 23 (30.67%) JSON
12 21 (28.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 21 (28.00%) Unix
12 21 (28.00%) Project Management
13 18 (24.00%) EAI
13 18 (24.00%) Web Services
14 16 (21.33%) Windows
14 16 (21.33%) jQuery
14 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
15 15 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
16 14 (18.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (18.67%) Java EE
16 14 (18.67%) SQL
17 13 (17.33%) WebLogic
17 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion
19 11 (14.67%) Oracle Service Bus
19 11 (14.67%) Relational Database

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 14 (18.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (17.33%) WebLogic
3 11 (14.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (9.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (9.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (8.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (6.67%) WebSphere
7 4 (5.33%) Apache
7 4 (5.33%) JBoss
7 4 (5.33%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (4.00%) Anypoint
8 3 (4.00%) Confluence
8 3 (4.00%) Mule
8 3 (4.00%) Mule ESB
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.00%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.00%) SaaS
4 8 (10.67%) Office 365
5 1 (1.33%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) HTTP
2 6 (8.00%) Firewall
3 4 (5.33%) NAS
3 4 (5.33%) SAN
3 4 (5.33%) SSL
3 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.67%) LAN
4 2 (2.67%) WAN
5 1 (1.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) Relational Database
2 10 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (5.33%) MySQL
5 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.67%) Maven
3 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.33%) JIRA
3 4 (5.33%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.00%) IntelliJ
4 3 (4.00%) JUnit
4 3 (4.00%) Mockito
4 3 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.33%) Gatling
5 1 (1.33%) Hudson
5 1 (1.33%) JMeter
5 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.33%) Rational Quality Manager
5 1 (1.33%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 7 (9.33%) Retail
2 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.67%) Marketing
4 4 (5.33%) Finance
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.33%) Integration Specialist
2 12 (16.00%) Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Architect
3 9 (12.00%) Consultant
4 8 (10.67%) Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Middleware Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Oracle Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Senior Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Angular Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (6.67%) Unix Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Middleware Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.00%) REST
2 32 (42.67%) XML
3 28 (37.33%) SOAP
4 26 (34.67%) XSLT
5 23 (30.67%) JSON
6 18 (24.00%) Web Services
7 16 (21.33%) jQuery
8 14 (18.67%) Java EE
9 12 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 10 (13.33%) Spring
11 8 (10.67%) HTML
11 8 (10.67%) RESTful
12 7 (9.33%) IBM Integration Bus
12 7 (9.33%) JDBC
12 7 (9.33%) Spring Boot
13 6 (8.00%) CSS
14 5 (6.67%) AngularJS
14 5 (6.67%) JRockit
14 5 (6.67%) XSD
15 4 (5.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) User Experience
2 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.67%) DataPower
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Blog
5 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (49.33%) Linux
2 21 (28.00%) Unix
3 16 (21.33%) Windows
4 9 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (10.67%) Windows 10
6 5 (6.67%) Fedora
6 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.67%) Android
7 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (53.33%) SOA
2 30 (40.00%) DevOps
3 21 (28.00%) Project Management
4 18 (24.00%) EAI
5 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
6 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (13.33%) SDLC
8 9 (12.00%) Problem Management
9 8 (10.67%) Microservices
9 8 (10.67%) Network Design
9 8 (10.67%) Server Management
9 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.67%) Storage Management
10 7 (9.33%) API Design
10 7 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.00%) IT Strategy
11 6 (8.00%) Logistics
12 5 (6.67%) BPEL
12 5 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 51 (68.00%) Java
2 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.67%) SQL
4 10 (13.33%) Java 8
5 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.67%) XPath
5 5 (6.67%) XQuery
6 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.33%) Perl
7 3 (4.00%) C#
7 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.67%) C
9 1 (1.33%) Python
9 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
2 3 (4.00%) CloudHub
2 3 (4.00%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (2.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) Oracle
2 24 (32.00%) IBM
3 9 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.67%) VMware
5 4 (5.33%) OutSystems
6 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.00%) MuleSoft
6 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.67%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.33%) Workday