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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 61 79 57
Rank change year-on-year +18 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 7 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.25% 0.51% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.18% 1.26% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 17
Median salary £50,000 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year - -2.43%  

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 220 317 255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 39.29% 40.49% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 205 268 210
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Coventry

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 (68.75%) IBM
2 8 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) DataPower
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) SOA
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 3 (18.75%) CMS
6 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
7 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) High Availability
7 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) Logistics
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing

Middleware
Top Related 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (18.75%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JMeter
1 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (43.75%) Middleware Specialist
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Specialist
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Logistics
4 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat