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

Middleware
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 196 123
Rank change year-on-year +38 -73 -12
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 108 62 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.75% 0.98% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.86% 2.73% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 76 54 166
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -17.39% +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £81,000
South East median annual salary £57,080 £52,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.77% -9.57% +7.10%

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 2,222 2,271 2,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.09% 36.05% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,902 1,941 2,361
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 November 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 November 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 +20 62 £37,500 -42.31% 1
Reading +7 10 £63,750 +5.37% 2
Newbury +13 7 £52,500 +10.53% 3
Slough -7 7 £77,500 +244.44%
Windsor -4 3 £52,500 -34.38% 1
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 67 (62.04%) Oracle
2 56 (51.85%) Logistics
3 48 (44.44%) Incident Management
4 47 (43.52%) Unix
5 42 (38.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 39 (36.11%) Problem Management
7 37 (34.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 37 (34.26%) Linux
8 33 (30.56%) ITIL
9 31 (28.70%) Service Management
10 30 (27.78%) WebLogic
11 29 (26.85%) SQL Server
12 28 (25.93%) Virtual Machines
13 27 (25.00%) IBM
13 27 (25.00%) Puppet
14 26 (24.07%) Riverbed
14 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
15 23 (21.30%) Windows
15 23 (21.30%) SolarWinds
15 23 (21.30%) SCOM
15 23 (21.30%) ServiceNow
16 22 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (20.37%) SLA
16 22 (20.37%) LAN
16 22 (20.37%) WAN
16 22 (20.37%) Firewall
17 21 (19.44%) Java
17 21 (19.44%) Oracle Fusion
17 21 (19.44%) Oracle Database
18 20 (18.52%) MQSeries

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 30 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 20 (18.52%) MQSeries
3 16 (14.81%) IIS
4 7 (6.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.70%) Apache
6 4 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.78%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.78%) JBoss
7 3 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (14.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (13.89%) Oracle 11i
3 15 (13.89%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.81%) Office 365
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.78%) GitHub
4 3 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (2.78%) Serverless
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.37%) Firewall
1 22 (20.37%) LAN
1 22 (20.37%) WAN
2 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.70%) HTTP
4 3 (2.78%) Network Security
5 2 (1.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.85%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.44%) Oracle Database
3 17 (15.74%) Oracle BI EE
4 16 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 15 (13.89%) RDBMS
6 8 (7.41%) Big Data
7 6 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.56%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.70%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (3.70%) Star Schema
10 3 (2.78%) Parquet
11 2 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.85%) Amazon QuickSight
11 2 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.85%) Hazelcast
11 2 (1.85%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.78%) Gradle
3 3 (2.78%) Maven
4 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.85%) Gatling
4 2 (1.85%) JMeter
4 2 (1.85%) JUnit
4 2 (1.85%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.93%) JIRA
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (3.70%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.85%) Electronics
3 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (34.26%) Analyst
2 19 (17.59%) Monitoring Analyst
3 18 (16.67%) DBA
3 18 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 15 (13.89%) Developer
4 15 (13.89%) Support Analyst
5 14 (12.96%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 13 (12.04%) Linux Support
6 13 (12.04%) Unix Analyst
6 13 (12.04%) Unix Support
6 13 (12.04%) Unix Support Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Middleware Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.56%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Senior DBA
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 5 (4.63%) Incident Manager
10 5 (4.63%) IT Operations Manager
10 5 (4.63%) Major Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.44%) Oracle Fusion
2 16 (14.81%) .NET
3 15 (13.89%) REST
4 9 (8.33%) Spring
5 7 (6.48%) SOAP
5 7 (6.48%) Web Services
6 5 (4.63%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (3.70%) WCF
7 4 (3.70%) WinForms
8 3 (2.78%) Apache Avro
8 3 (2.78%) JSON
8 3 (2.78%) Kafka
8 3 (2.78%) Node.js
8 3 (2.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (1.85%) CGI
9 2 (1.85%) Drools
9 2 (1.85%) J2EE
9 2 (1.85%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Mainframe
1 5 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Cyberattack
5 1 (0.93%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.52%) Unix
2 37 (34.26%) Linux
3 23 (21.30%) Windows
4 17 (15.74%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.56%) CentOS
5 6 (5.56%) Solaris
6 3 (2.78%) AIX
6 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (51.85%) Logistics
2 48 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 39 (36.11%) Problem Management
4 37 (34.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 33 (30.56%) ITIL
6 31 (28.70%) Service Management
7 22 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (15.74%) Proactive Monitoring
9 15 (13.89%) BPEL
10 13 (12.04%) Microservices
11 12 (11.11%) Scrum
12 11 (10.19%) Migration
13 10 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (9.26%) SOA
13 10 (9.26%) TDD
14 8 (7.41%) BDD
14 8 (7.41%) Configuration Management
15 7 (6.48%) DevOps
15 7 (6.48%) Problem-Solving
16 6 (5.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.44%) Java
2 17 (15.74%) SQL
3 10 (9.26%) Shell Script
4 6 (5.56%) C#
4 6 (5.56%) Java 8
5 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.70%) VB
5 4 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.78%) Python
7 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.93%) Perl
8 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.56%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.37%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 28 (25.93%) Virtual Machines
2 18 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 18 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (2.78%) Docker
4 2 (1.85%) HDFS
5 1 (0.93%) Snort
Systems Management
1 42 (38.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 27 (25.00%) Puppet
3 23 (21.30%) SCOM
4 18 (16.67%) Data Guard
5 17 (15.74%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (8.33%) Ansible
7 3 (2.78%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (2.78%) logstash
7 3 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.85%) Terraform
9 1 (0.93%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 67 (62.04%) Oracle
2 27 (25.00%) IBM
3 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
3 26 (24.07%) Riverbed
4 23 (21.30%) ServiceNow
4 23 (21.30%) SolarWinds
5 8 (7.41%) SAP
6 5 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.78%) Splunk
8 2 (1.85%) Birst
8 2 (1.85%) Siebel
9 1 (0.93%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.93%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.93%) Sun
9 1 (0.93%) Sybase
9 1 (0.93%) Trend Micro
9 1 (0.93%) VMware