Period
to 7 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 202 208 253
Rank change year-on-year +6 +45 -7
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 34 72 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.68% 0.95% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 2.48% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 31 69 68
10th Percentile " £53,750 £65,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £67,500 £71,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,500 £82,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.55% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £84,125 £87,500 £85,625
90th Percentile £100,000 £120,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £82,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -15.15% +10.00% +3.45%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,066 2,901 4,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.31% 38.27% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,882 2,579 3,789
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £68,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in the City of London

Middleware
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Middleware in the City of London.

Salary trend for Middleware in the City of London

Middleware
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Middleware in the City of London over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Middleware in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Banking
3 11 (32.35%) Social Skills
4 10 (29.41%) Kubernetes
4 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Java
6 8 (23.53%) Apache
7 7 (20.59%) IBM
7 7 (20.59%) SQL
7 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
7 7 (20.59%) Fintech
7 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (17.65%) SDLC
8 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (17.65%) Microservices
8 6 (17.65%) System Testing
8 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Spring
8 6 (17.65%) Unix
9 5 (14.71%) OO
9 5 (14.71%) Python
9 5 (14.71%) QA
9 5 (14.71%) Open Source
9 5 (14.71%) AWS
9 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) GCP
9 5 (14.71%) PySpark
10 4 (11.76%) Technical Leadership

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 4 (11.76%) Apache Spark
2 4 (11.76%) CMS
2 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Fuse
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (2.94%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) AWS
1 5 (14.71%) GCP
2 4 (11.76%) Azure
3 3 (8.82%) Amazon EKS
3 3 (8.82%) Apigee
3 3 (8.82%) OpenShift
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Functions
4 2 (5.88%) Google App Engine
4 2 (5.88%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (5.88%) Google Container Engine
4 2 (5.88%) Stackdriver
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.94%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) OLAP
3 1 (2.94%) OLTP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 3 (8.82%) Artifactory
3 3 (8.82%) CircleCI
3 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) Banking
2 11 (32.35%) Social Skills
3 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.76%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.88%) Front Office
6 1 (2.94%) Advertising
6 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Integration Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) AWS Developer
5 4 (11.76%) ETL Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Product Owner
5 4 (11.76%) Python Developer
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Unix Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Spring
2 5 (14.71%) PySpark
3 4 (11.76%) Apache Camel
3 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
3 4 (11.76%) OSGi
4 2 (5.88%) JMS
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.94%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) Java EE
5 1 (2.94%) React
5 1 (2.94%) Rendezvous
5 1 (2.94%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (2.94%) WinForms
5 1 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Equities
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Pricing Data
4 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
3 7 (20.59%) Fintech
3 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (17.65%) Microservices
4 6 (17.65%) SDLC
4 6 (17.65%) System Testing
4 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (14.71%) OO
5 5 (14.71%) Open Source
5 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 4 (11.76%) Cash Management
6 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.76%) ETL
6 4 (11.76%) Information Management
6 4 (11.76%) Release Management
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Kubernetes
2 4 (11.76%) Terraform
3 3 (8.82%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) nmon
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) IBM
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) TIBCO
2 3 (8.82%) Veracode
3 2 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) FIS
4 1 (2.94%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) SnapLogic
4 1 (2.94%) Solace
4 1 (2.94%) SunGard
4 1 (2.94%) Workday