Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 305 306 255
Rank change year-on-year +1 -51 -21
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 71 93 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.55% 0.66% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 1.60% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 61 79 100
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +17.65% -0.83%
10th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £41,175
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £92,750
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,105 5,812 4,949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 39.51% 40.98% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,619 5,266 4,460
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Central London

Middleware
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Central London

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Central London over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Central London

Middleware
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Central London region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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
City of London -11 57 £75,000 +7.14% 11
Camden - 1 - -
Middleware
London

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 42 (59.15%) SQL
2 31 (43.66%) Finance
3 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
4 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (35.21%) Java
6 23 (32.39%) DevOps
7 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
8 21 (29.58%) C#
9 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (23.94%) J2EE
10 17 (23.94%) Linux
11 16 (22.54%) Windows
11 16 (22.54%) Mentoring
12 14 (19.72%) User Experience
12 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
12 14 (19.72%) JIRA
12 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
12 14 (19.72%) REST
13 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
13 13 (18.31%) .NET
13 13 (18.31%) Fidessa
13 13 (18.31%) Equities
13 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (18.31%) GraphQL
13 13 (18.31%) Lean Software Development
14 12 (16.90%) Oracle
14 12 (16.90%) Spring
15 11 (15.49%) Marketing
15 11 (15.49%) HTML

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 10 (14.08%) WebSphere
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (7.04%) JCAPS
4 4 (5.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.82%) Apache
5 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.41%) CMS
6 1 (1.41%) Confluence
6 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.41%) JBoss
6 1 (1.41%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.41%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.23%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) SAP ERP
1 7 (9.86%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (4.23%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (4.23%) CloudFront
3 3 (4.23%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.23%) Serverless
4 2 (2.82%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.82%) Office 365
5 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.41%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.41%) PowerApps
5 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) HTTP
1 7 (9.86%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
3 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.04%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (5.63%) MySQL
7 3 (4.23%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (4.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.41%) Big Data
9 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.41%) Power BI
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) JIRA
2 8 (11.27%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.04%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (7.04%) Selenium
5 4 (5.63%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.23%) Artifactory
6 3 (4.23%) GitLab
6 3 (4.23%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.23%) JUnit
6 3 (4.23%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (4.23%) Mockito
6 3 (4.23%) Protractor
7 2 (2.82%) Maven
8 1 (1.41%) Ant
8 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (43.66%) Finance
2 11 (15.49%) Marketing
3 10 (14.08%) Banking
4 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.23%) Front Office
5 3 (4.23%) Retail
6 2 (2.82%) Advertising
7 1 (1.41%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.41%) Environmental Health
7 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Architect
2 17 (23.94%) Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Hybris Architect
5 7 (9.86%) SAP Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Technical Support
6 6 (8.45%) Systems Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Technical Support
7 5 (7.04%) Integration Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) EAI Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.94%) J2EE
2 14 (19.72%) REST
3 13 (18.31%) .NET
3 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (18.31%) GraphQL
4 12 (16.90%) Spring
5 11 (15.49%) HTML
6 10 (14.08%) XML
7 9 (12.68%) .NET Core
7 9 (12.68%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (11.27%) RESTful
9 7 (9.86%) Web Services
10 6 (8.45%) JMS
11 5 (7.04%) CSS
12 4 (5.63%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.63%) IBM Integration Bus
13 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
13 3 (4.23%) JPA
13 3 (4.23%) WCF
13 3 (4.23%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) User Experience
2 13 (18.31%) Equities
3 5 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) Derivative
5 2 (2.82%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.41%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Linux
2 16 (22.54%) Windows
3 5 (7.04%) Unix
4 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) DevOps
3 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (22.54%) Mentoring
5 13 (18.31%) Lean Software Development
5 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.68%) Microservices
6 9 (12.68%) OO
6 9 (12.68%) OOP
6 9 (12.68%) Project Management
6 9 (12.68%) SOA
6 9 (12.68%) Test Automation
6 9 (12.68%) Workflow
7 7 (9.86%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (9.86%) ERP
7 7 (9.86%) Multithreaded Programming
7 7 (9.86%) Multithreading
7 7 (9.86%) OOD
7 7 (9.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (59.15%) SQL
2 25 (35.21%) Java
3 21 (29.58%) C#
4 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.08%) Python
6 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
6 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.45%) PHP
8 5 (7.04%) Perl
8 5 (7.04%) Tcl
9 3 (4.23%) Java 8
9 3 (4.23%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.41%) Go
11 1 (1.41%) Groovy
11 1 (1.41%) Korn
11 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.41%) X++
11 1 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
1 6 (8.45%) MCSD
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.04%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (7.04%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (4.23%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.82%) RHCE
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.41%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.41%) PMP
5 1 (1.41%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) Docker
2 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.82%) vSphere
3 1 (1.41%) Gluster
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Terraform
2 4 (5.63%) Ansible
2 4 (5.63%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.82%) Puppet
3 2 (2.82%) vCenter Server
3 2 (2.82%) vRealize
4 1 (1.41%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.41%) Grafana
4 1 (1.41%) Kibana
4 1 (1.41%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.31%) Fidessa
3 12 (16.90%) Oracle
4 10 (14.08%) IBM
5 7 (9.86%) hybris
5 7 (9.86%) SAP
6 6 (8.45%) Sitecore
6 6 (8.45%) TIBCO
7 5 (7.04%) InterSystems
7 5 (7.04%) MuleSoft
8 4 (5.63%) Adobe
8 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.82%) VMware
10 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.41%) Murex
10 1 (1.41%) Sybase