The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 69 65
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 12 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.54% 0.71% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.92% 2.14% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 14
Median salary £41,000 £57,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.69% +31.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 306 234 296
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 39.38% 33.38% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 266 192 277
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Middleware
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Coventry

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Coventry over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
3 9 (47.37%) IBM
4 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
5 7 (36.84%) DataPower
5 7 (36.84%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (26.32%) SOAP
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) Logistics
6 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
6 5 (26.32%) JMeter
6 5 (26.32%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Web Development
6 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
7 4 (21.05%) Selenium
7 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
7 4 (21.05%) SOA
8 3 (15.79%) Bluetooth
8 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
8 3 (15.79%) C++
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) UML

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Bluetooth
1 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
1 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) JMeter
1 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
2 4 (21.05%) Selenium
3 3 (15.79%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
1 3 (15.79%) Automotive
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Middleware Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Software Architect
4 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (26.32%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (26.32%) SOAP
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) DataPower
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Logistics
3 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) CMMI
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.79%) High Availability
5 3 (15.79%) Prototyping
5 3 (15.79%) Release Management
5 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) SysML
5 3 (15.79%) UML
5 3 (15.79%) Unified Process
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.79%) C
3 3 (15.79%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) Green Hills
2 3 (15.79%) QNX
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle