The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 132 78
Rank change year-on-year +13 -54  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 13 5 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.71% 0.27% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 0.62% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 34
Median salary £45,269 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.77% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £45,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 833 805 809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 45.44% 43.21% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 707 733 721
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Middleware
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Bristol

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Bristol over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 14 (63.64%) Java
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
3 11 (50.00%) MVC
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 10 (45.45%) HTML
4 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (40.91%) Unix
6 8 (36.36%) Web Services
6 8 (36.36%) SOAP
6 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) Spring
7 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
7 7 (31.82%) IBM
7 7 (31.82%) Eclipse
7 7 (31.82%) .NET
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
7 7 (31.82%) C#
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (31.82%) Degree
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (31.82%) BDD
8 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
8 6 (27.27%) Scrum
9 5 (22.73%) Finance

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.55%) Alfresco
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Maximo
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 4 (18.18%) GIS
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Big Data
4 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Eclipse
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) Maven
3 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Local Government
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
1 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Graduate
3 4 (18.18%) Graduate Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Maximo Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Java Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) SOAP
2 8 (36.36%) Spring
2 8 (36.36%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (18.18%) Ajax
4 4 (18.18%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) iBATIS
4 4 (18.18%) Java EE
4 4 (18.18%) JMS
4 4 (18.18%) JSF
4 4 (18.18%) JSP
4 4 (18.18%) RESTful
4 4 (18.18%) Struts
4 4 (18.18%) XML
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
5 3 (13.64%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Digital TV
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) MPEG
3 1 (4.55%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Unix
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) AIX
4 4 (18.18%) HPUX
4 4 (18.18%) Solaris
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 2000
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
3 11 (50.00%) MVC
4 7 (31.82%) BDD
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) B2B
6 4 (18.18%) CAD
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) OOD
6 4 (18.18%) OOP
6 4 (18.18%) RAD
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 4 (18.18%) SOLID
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (13.64%) Customer Insight
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (13.64%) Presales
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
2 1 (4.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) MetaFrame
2 4 (18.18%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) IBM
4 4 (18.18%) Actuate
4 4 (18.18%) BEA
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) Serena
4 4 (18.18%) Sun
4 4 (18.18%) webMethods
5 1 (4.55%) ATG
5 1 (4.55%) ClickSoftware Technologies
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) hybris
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) TIBCO