Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 204 135
Rank change year-on-year +19 -69 +14
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 12 11 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 0.23% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% 0.78% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 51
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -35.71% +3.70%
10th Percentile £23,750 £36,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £48,750 £80,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -16.67% +9.09%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1304 1419 1260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.67% 29.81% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1230 1119
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Birmingham

Middleware
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Birmingham

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Information Security
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Incident Management

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) OpenShift
3 2 (16.67%) PaaS
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
3 2 (16.67%) Serverless
4 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (16.67%) Express
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) Node.js
4 2 (16.67%) React Native
4 2 (16.67%) Redux
4 2 (16.67%) Sass
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) API Design
3 2 (16.67%) Compliance Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Microservices
3 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Security Auditing
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) CREST Certified
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) COBIT
1 2 (16.67%) GPG13
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle