Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 242 208
Rank change year-on-year -21 -34 -26
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 82 92 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.77% 0.89% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.77% 2.23% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 66 68 100
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -10.71% +12.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £43,375 £41,250
90th Percentile £83,125 £102,500 £102,625
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% +4.00%

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 4,623 4,129 4,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.34% 39.81% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4,225 3,745 4,251
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Middleware in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 58 (70.73%) Finance
2 30 (36.59%) Linux
3 29 (35.37%) Java
4 28 (34.15%) Python
5 26 (31.71%) Jenkins
6 24 (29.27%) DevOps
6 24 (29.27%) SQL
7 21 (25.61%) Oracle
7 21 (25.61%) SQL Server
8 20 (24.39%) TIBCO
9 19 (23.17%) Banking
10 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (20.73%) Bash Shell
12 15 (18.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (18.29%) Ansible
12 15 (18.29%) Docker
12 15 (18.29%) VMware
12 15 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (18.29%) Red Hat
12 15 (18.29%) C#
13 14 (17.07%) RHCE
13 14 (17.07%) OpenStack
13 14 (17.07%) OpenShift
13 14 (17.07%) vSphere
13 14 (17.07%) Puppet
13 14 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (17.07%) vRealize
13 14 (17.07%) vCenter Server
14 13 (15.85%) Git (software)
14 13 (15.85%) Advertising

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 14 (17.07%) OpenStack
2 9 (10.98%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.10%) GemFire
4 4 (4.88%) Mule
5 3 (3.66%) Apache
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.44%) IIS
6 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.22%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.22%) JBoss
7 1 (1.22%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.22%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.22%) Kondor
2 1 (1.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) OpenShift
2 10 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (8.54%) Office 365
5 5 (6.10%) G Suite
6 3 (3.66%) Boomi
7 1 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.22%) PaaS
7 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) LAN
1 6 (7.32%) VoIP
1 6 (7.32%) VPN
1 6 (7.32%) WAN
2 4 (4.88%) FTP
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) DNS
4 1 (1.22%) HTTP
4 1 (1.22%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.22%) NAS
4 1 (1.22%) PABX
4 1 (1.22%) SAN
4 1 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.10%) Blockchain
3 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.10%) DB2
4 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.88%) Neo4j
4 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.88%) Redis
4 4 (4.88%) Riak
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.44%) Big Data
5 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.44%) KDB
5 2 (2.44%) Kdb+
5 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.44%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Zeppelin
6 1 (1.22%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 26 (31.71%) Jenkins
2 13 (15.85%) Git (software)
3 12 (14.63%) Maven
3 12 (14.63%) Subversion
4 9 (10.98%) Robot Framework
5 7 (8.54%) JIRA
6 5 (6.10%) Mockito
7 4 (4.88%) ProC
7 4 (4.88%) Selenium
7 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (2.44%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (1.22%) Ant
9 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.22%) Hudson
9 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 58 (70.73%) Finance
2 19 (23.17%) Banking
3 13 (15.85%) Advertising
4 9 (10.98%) Back Office
5 8 (9.76%) Front Office
6 5 (6.10%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (3.66%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.44%) Prime Brokerage
8 2 (2.44%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
9 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (32.93%) Developer
2 14 (17.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (17.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 14 (17.07%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (17.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 8 (9.76%) Analyst
3 8 (9.76%) C# Developer
3 8 (9.76%) Java Developer
4 7 (8.54%) Consultant
4 7 (8.54%) Junior
4 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.54%) SQL Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Junior DevOps
5 6 (7.32%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Junior Linux Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) REST
2 11 (13.41%) .NET
2 11 (13.41%) JMS
3 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET
4 9 (10.98%) Spring
4 9 (10.98%) XML
5 8 (9.76%) Web Services
5 8 (9.76%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (8.54%) Ajax
6 7 (8.54%) TIBCO EMS
7 6 (7.32%) Apache Camel
7 6 (7.32%) CSS
7 6 (7.32%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (7.32%) IBM Integration Bus
7 6 (7.32%) Velocity
8 5 (6.10%) jQuery
8 5 (6.10%) RESTful
8 5 (6.10%) SOAP
9 4 (4.88%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.98%) Derivative
2 9 (10.98%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (9.76%) Fintech
3 8 (9.76%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.88%) User Experience
6 3 (3.66%) BYOD
6 3 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.66%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.44%) Equities
8 1 (1.22%) Clustering
8 1 (1.22%) iSeries
8 1 (1.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.59%) Linux
2 15 (18.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (14.63%) Unix
4 11 (13.41%) Windows
5 5 (6.10%) Mac OS
5 5 (6.10%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.88%) Solaris
6 4 (4.88%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.44%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.22%) HPUX
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) DevOps
2 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.63%) OO
3 12 (14.63%) Test Automation
4 11 (13.41%) Risk Management
5 10 (12.20%) Analytics
5 10 (12.20%) ITIL
5 10 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (10.98%) Migration
7 8 (9.76%) Scrum
7 8 (9.76%) SOA
8 7 (8.54%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
8 7 (8.54%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.54%) MVC
8 7 (8.54%) OOP
8 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.32%) Data Analytics
9 6 (7.32%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) Java
2 28 (34.15%) Python
3 24 (29.27%) SQL
4 17 (20.73%) Bash Shell
5 15 (18.29%) C#
6 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.32%) C++
7 6 (7.32%) Java 8
7 6 (7.32%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.10%) Scala
9 4 (4.88%) C
9 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.44%) Perl
12 1 (1.22%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.22%) AWK
12 1 (1.22%) Korn
12 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) RHCE
2 10 (12.20%) Degree
3 7 (8.54%) MCSE
3 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (7.32%) RHCSA
5 5 (6.10%) CFA
5 5 (6.10%) MBA
5 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.66%) CISSP
7 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.44%) CCNA
8 2 (2.44%) CCNP
8 2 (2.44%) CEH
8 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.44%) CISM
8 2 (2.44%) GIAC
8 2 (2.44%) MCSA
9 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) GDPR
1 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 15 (18.29%) Docker
1 15 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (17.07%) vSphere
3 5 (6.10%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.22%) NFS
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (18.29%) Ansible
2 14 (17.07%) Puppet
2 14 (17.07%) vCenter Server
2 14 (17.07%) vRealize
3 5 (6.10%) Jamf Pro
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.22%) Ambari
5 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.22%) Kibana
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.22%) QRadar
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Oracle
2 20 (24.39%) TIBCO
3 15 (18.29%) Red Hat
3 15 (18.29%) VMware
4 10 (12.20%) IBM
5 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.76%) Solace
6 6 (7.32%) Citrix
6 6 (7.32%) SAP
7 5 (6.10%) Okta
7 5 (6.10%) Sybase
8 4 (4.88%) Algorithmics
8 4 (4.88%) Ariba
8 4 (4.88%) Bloomberg
8 4 (4.88%) Perforce
8 4 (4.88%) SEEBURGER
9 3 (3.66%) Dell
9 3 (3.66%) Informatica
10 2 (2.44%) SnapLogic
10 2 (2.44%) Sun