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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 127 116
Rank change year-on-year +24 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 17 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.91% 0.63% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 2.23% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 8
Median salary £51,750 £65,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.38% +20.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,175 £42,000 £39,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £84,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

Middleware is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 615 673 593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.98% 28.08% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 547 602 541
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Middleware as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 11 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) SAP
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
4 7 (31.82%) Project Management
5 6 (27.27%) Firewall
5 6 (27.27%) Tivoli
5 6 (27.27%) Nagios
5 6 (27.27%) Unix
5 6 (27.27%) FTP
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) Northgate
6 5 (22.73%) Korn
6 5 (22.73%) SCOM
6 5 (22.73%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) XML
6 5 (22.73%) Netcool
6 5 (22.73%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 5 (22.73%) MVC
6 5 (22.73%) Change Management
6 5 (22.73%) ServiceNow
6 5 (22.73%) People Management
6 5 (22.73%) Northgate Housing
6 5 (22.73%) PMO
7 4 (18.18%) TIBCO
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) C#

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 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Northgate Housing
2 3 (13.64%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (9.09%) SAP CRM
4 1 (4.55%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
1 6 (27.27%) FTP
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) DB2
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) GIS
2 2 (9.09%) Spatial Data
3 1 (4.55%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) LSMW
General
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Local Government
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Team Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) SAP CRM Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Web Services
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) JMS
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
3 3 (13.64%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
5 1 (4.55%) Node.js
5 1 (4.55%) React
5 1 (4.55%) Redux
5 1 (4.55%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) Sequelize
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) LLPG
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) People Management
3 5 (22.73%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) High Availability
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) Korn
5 4 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) ABAP
6 2 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.09%) VB
7 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) PMO
2 3 (13.64%) QA
3 2 (9.09%) SLA
4 1 (4.55%) BS7666
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Nagios
1 6 (27.27%) Tivoli
2 5 (22.73%) Netcool
2 5 (22.73%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 5 (22.73%) SCOM
3 3 (13.64%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) SAP
2 5 (22.73%) Northgate
2 5 (22.73%) ServiceNow
2 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds
3 4 (18.18%) TIBCO
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) ESRI
5 2 (9.09%) Mapinfo
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft
6 1 (4.55%) webMethods
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