Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 162 146
Rank change year-on-year +4 -16 -42
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 49 20 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.27% 0.63% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.67% 1.44% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 47 16 38
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +7.78%
10th Percentile £35,000 £41,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £78,750 £70,250
South West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,798
% change year-on-year +10.00% +14.16% +6.82%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1834 1393 1685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 47.70% 43.54% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1233 1519
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) Electronics
2 21 (42.86%) C
3 19 (38.78%) Open Source
4 18 (36.73%) Degree
4 18 (36.73%) Java
4 18 (36.73%) Linux
5 15 (30.61%) C++
6 14 (28.57%) Finance
6 14 (28.57%) XML
6 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (26.53%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (26.53%) Apache Camel
7 13 (26.53%) ActiveMQ
7 13 (26.53%) Spring
8 12 (24.49%) SAP
9 11 (22.45%) Tomcat
9 11 (22.45%) Scrum
9 11 (22.45%) TDD
9 11 (22.45%) Parallel Programming
10 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
10 10 (20.41%) SQL
11 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.37%) Manufacturing
11 9 (18.37%) MVC
11 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
11 9 (18.37%) Programme Management

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 11 (22.45%) Tomcat
2 8 (16.33%) Mule
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) Jetty
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.08%) JBoss
4 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) IaaS
2 2 (4.08%) PaaS
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Network Security
2 2 (4.08%) AMQP
2 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (8.16%) MySQL
4 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.08%) PowerCenter
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) JUnit
2 4 (8.16%) Maven
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) Ant
4 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (42.86%) Electronics
2 14 (28.57%) Finance
3 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
4 9 (18.37%) Manufacturing
4 9 (18.37%) Marketing
5 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.04%) Automotive
6 1 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (2.04%) Legal
6 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Java Developer
3 14 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 12 (24.49%) Senior Developer
5 11 (22.45%) Architect
6 9 (18.37%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (18.37%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (16.33%) Technical Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Java Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Java Technical Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Senior Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Senior Java Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Senior Java Technical Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Senior Technical Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Technical Developer
9 4 (8.16%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
10 3 (6.12%) C++ Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Programme Manager
10 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) XML
2 13 (26.53%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (26.53%) Apache Camel
2 13 (26.53%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (26.53%) Spring
3 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
4 8 (16.33%) JPA
4 8 (16.33%) JSON
4 8 (16.33%) REST
4 8 (16.33%) SOAP
4 8 (16.33%) Spring MVC
5 5 (10.20%) HTML
6 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.12%) JSF
7 3 (6.12%) OSGi
7 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (6.12%) Web Services
8 1 (2.04%) .NET
8 1 (2.04%) CSS
8 1 (2.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.24%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) PKI
6 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) Open Source
4 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (22.45%) Parallel Programming
5 11 (22.45%) Scrum
5 11 (22.45%) TDD
6 9 (18.37%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (18.37%) MVC
6 9 (18.37%) Programme Management
7 8 (16.33%) Integration Testing
7 8 (16.33%) Kanban
8 6 (12.24%) Project Management
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.20%) DevOps
9 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.20%) Migration
9 5 (10.20%) SOA
10 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
10 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) C
2 18 (36.73%) Java
3 15 (30.61%) C++
4 10 (20.41%) SQL
5 3 (6.12%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.04%) C#
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (6.12%) QA
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) DO-178B
2 2 (4.08%) HL7
2 2 (4.08%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.04%) MISRA
3 1 (2.04%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Xen
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) SAP
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco
3 3 (6.12%) F5
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) Informatica
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) EMC
5 1 (2.04%) VMware