Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 198 201
Rank change year-on-year +21 +3 +60
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 207 178 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.70% 1.43% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 3.59% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 122 117 148
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% -2.78%
10th Percentile £43,525 £30,000 £38,100
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -4.17%

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 East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,691 4,963 5,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.61% 39.75% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,819 4,118 4,625
East of England median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £27,350
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in the East of England

Middleware
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Middleware in the East of England

Middleware
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Middleware in the East of England

Middleware
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -10 108 £60,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire +61 81 £55,000 -63.33% 5
Essex +11 9 £50,000 - 14
Bedfordshire +23 8 £46,500 +16.25% 2
Norfolk +15 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 109 (52.66%) Oracle
1 109 (52.66%) Linux
2 84 (40.58%) DevOps
3 73 (35.27%) Continuous Integration
3 73 (35.27%) SOA
4 72 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
5 69 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 64 (30.92%) JavaScript
7 63 (30.43%) Unix
8 62 (29.95%) SQL
9 60 (28.99%) Microsoft
10 58 (28.02%) Python
11 57 (27.54%) WorldPay
12 52 (25.12%) Windows
13 51 (24.64%) Test Automation
14 50 (24.15%) Puppet
14 50 (24.15%) Ansible
15 48 (23.19%) PowerShell
16 46 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 46 (22.22%) Finance
16 46 (22.22%) VMware
16 46 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
17 45 (21.74%) WebLogic
17 45 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
18 44 (21.26%) Jenkins
18 44 (21.26%) Oracle Service Bus
18 44 (21.26%) Microsoft Azure
18 44 (21.26%) DNS
19 43 (20.77%) Cisco
19 43 (20.77%) BMC

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 69 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 45 (21.74%) WebLogic
3 44 (21.26%) Oracle Service Bus
4 23 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 17 (8.21%) Mule
6 15 (7.25%) SharePoint
7 14 (6.76%) Confluence
8 13 (6.28%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (5.80%) OpenStack
10 10 (4.83%) Mule ESB
11 8 (3.86%) Apache
12 6 (2.90%) IIS
13 5 (2.42%) Oracle Application Server
13 5 (2.42%) Tomcat
14 4 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.48%) JBoss
16 1 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.80%) Documaker
2 11 (5.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 9 (4.35%) Cognos TM1
4 8 (3.86%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (3.38%) Infor M3
5 7 (3.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (3.38%) StreamServe
6 4 (1.93%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.97%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 72 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (21.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (8.21%) Office 365
4 12 (5.80%) GitHub
4 12 (5.80%) IaaS
5 11 (5.31%) Boomi
5 11 (5.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.93%) Trello
7 2 (0.97%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.48%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 44 (21.26%) DNS
2 30 (14.49%) Firewall
3 21 (10.14%) HTTP
4 17 (8.21%) TCP/IP
5 15 (7.25%) Internet
6 14 (6.76%) HTTPS
6 14 (6.76%) SSL
7 13 (6.28%) FTP
8 12 (5.80%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (5.80%) DHCP
8 12 (5.80%) ICMP
8 12 (5.80%) IMAP
8 12 (5.80%) IPsec
8 12 (5.80%) OpenVPN
8 12 (5.80%) POP3
8 12 (5.80%) SMTP
8 12 (5.80%) SNMP
8 12 (5.80%) SSH
8 12 (5.80%) Telnet
8 12 (5.80%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 30 (14.49%) SQL Server
3 23 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (9.18%) Relational Database
5 13 (6.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (5.80%) MongoDB
7 11 (5.31%) Microsoft Power View
7 11 (5.31%) Power BI
7 11 (5.31%) PowerPivot
7 11 (5.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (4.83%) NoSQL
9 9 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (4.35%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.97%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.48%) OLTP
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (21.26%) Jenkins
2 38 (18.36%) JIRA
3 29 (14.01%) Git (software)
4 17 (8.21%) Subversion
5 15 (7.25%) MSTest
5 15 (7.25%) NUnit
5 15 (7.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 14 (6.76%) Jasmine
6 14 (6.76%) Selenium
6 14 (6.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (5.80%) Gerrit
8 7 (3.38%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (2.90%) Maven
9 6 (2.90%) SoapUI
9 6 (2.90%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.93%) VersionOne
11 2 (0.97%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.48%) Ant
12 1 (0.48%) JDeveloper
General
1 46 (22.22%) Finance
2 26 (12.56%) Advertising
3 12 (5.80%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.90%) Marketing
5 5 (2.42%) Electronics
5 5 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.93%) Banking
7 3 (1.45%) Retail
8 2 (0.97%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Games
9 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 59 (28.50%) Developer
2 40 (19.32%) Architect
3 25 (12.08%) Senior Developer
4 19 (9.18%) Automation Engineer
4 19 (9.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 15 (7.25%) .NET Developer
6 15 (7.25%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
6 15 (7.25%) Identity Management Engineer
6 15 (7.25%) Integration Developer
6 15 (7.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (6.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 14 (6.76%) Senior C# Developer
8 13 (6.28%) Analyst
9 12 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (5.80%) Middleware Developer
9 12 (5.80%) Senior DevOps
9 12 (5.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.31%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (20.77%) SOAP
2 41 (19.81%) Web Services
3 34 (16.43%) XML
4 23 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
5 21 (10.14%) REST
5 21 (10.14%) RESTful
6 20 (9.66%) .NET
7 19 (9.18%) HTML
8 17 (8.21%) AngularJS
8 17 (8.21%) Apache Camel
8 17 (8.21%) CSS
8 17 (8.21%) jQuery
9 15 (7.25%) ASP.NET
9 15 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (7.25%) CSS3
9 15 (7.25%) HTML5
9 15 (7.25%) KnockoutJS
9 15 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (6.28%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.36%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (16.43%) Data Centre
3 33 (15.94%) Linux Command Line
4 32 (15.46%) Computer Science
5 30 (14.49%) Public Cloud
6 19 (9.18%) Fintech
7 15 (7.25%) User Experience
8 12 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (4.35%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (2.42%) Device Driver
11 5 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (1.93%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.93%) Spread Betting
13 3 (1.45%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.45%) DataPower
13 3 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (0.97%) Clustering
14 2 (0.97%) CMDB
14 2 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 109 (52.66%) Linux
2 63 (30.43%) Unix
3 52 (25.12%) Windows
4 30 (14.49%) Solaris
5 19 (9.18%) Windows Server
6 17 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (8.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (6.76%) CentOS
7 14 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (5.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (40.58%) DevOps
2 73 (35.27%) Continuous Integration
2 73 (35.27%) SOA
3 51 (24.64%) Test Automation
4 46 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
6 43 (20.77%) Load Balancing
7 42 (20.29%) ITIL
8 34 (16.43%) Problem-Solving
9 32 (15.46%) Configuration Management
10 28 (13.53%) Project Management
11 26 (12.56%) Open Source
11 26 (12.56%) SDLC
12 21 (10.14%) Analytics
12 21 (10.14%) Data Modelling
13 20 (9.66%) Mentoring
13 20 (9.66%) Service Management
14 19 (9.18%) High Availability
15 18 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (8.70%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 64 (30.92%) JavaScript
2 62 (29.95%) SQL
3 58 (28.02%) Python
4 48 (23.19%) PowerShell
5 43 (20.77%) Bash Shell
6 30 (14.49%) Ruby
7 20 (9.66%) C#
8 17 (8.21%) Java
9 14 (6.76%) PHP
10 8 (3.86%) XPath
11 7 (3.38%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.90%) C
13 5 (2.42%) C++
14 4 (1.93%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.93%) VB
14 4 (1.93%) XQuery
15 2 (0.97%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.48%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.48%) Groovy
16 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (14.98%) Degree
2 18 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.42%) PhD
4 3 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.45%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.97%) ISEB
5 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.31%) GCP
2 6 (2.90%) SLA
3 4 (1.93%) PMO
System Software
1 46 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 30 (14.49%) Virtual Desktop
3 30 (14.49%) Virtual Servers
3 30 (14.49%) vSphere
4 13 (6.28%) Docker
5 12 (5.80%) Samba
5 12 (5.80%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (24.15%) Ansible
1 50 (24.15%) Puppet
2 42 (20.29%) vRealize
3 41 (19.81%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (14.49%) Terraform
4 30 (14.49%) vCenter Server
5 15 (7.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 15 (7.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 12 (5.80%) Nagios
6 12 (5.80%) Rancher
6 12 (5.80%) Sysdig
7 4 (1.93%) CA Service Virtualization
8 3 (1.45%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
9 2 (0.97%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 2 (0.97%) MOM
9 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.97%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.48%) OpenView
10 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.48%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 109 (52.66%) Oracle
2 60 (28.99%) Microsoft
3 57 (27.54%) WorldPay
4 46 (22.22%) VMware
5 43 (20.77%) BMC
5 43 (20.77%) Cisco
5 43 (20.77%) Splunk
6 42 (20.29%) AppDynamics
7 37 (17.87%) IBM
8 32 (15.46%) Citrix
9 31 (14.98%) ServiceNow
10 30 (14.49%) F5
10 30 (14.49%) Fortinet
11 23 (11.11%) Talend
12 19 (9.18%) WSO2
13 15 (7.25%) Xamarin
14 14 (6.76%) HP
14 14 (6.76%) Red Hat
14 14 (6.76%) TIBCO
15 12 (5.80%) Intel