Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 147 185
Rank change year-on-year -84 +38 -60
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 117 256 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.98% 1.95% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.43% 4.98% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 90 225 162
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +11.11% -6.09%
10th Percentile £39,125 £40,100 £32,000
90th Percentile £69,550 £71,250 £87,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 4806 5144 5543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.34% 39.11% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4025 4413 4872
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -64 78 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Essex +26 20 £31,217 -21.96% 1
Bedfordshire +12 8 £64,500 +17.27%
Suffolk +10 5 £30,000 -20.00%
Norfolk - 4 £75,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire -55 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 65 (55.56%) Oracle
2 47 (40.17%) Finance
3 41 (35.04%) Linux
4 37 (31.62%) Java
5 36 (30.77%) Unix
6 33 (28.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 32 (27.35%) DevOps
7 32 (27.35%) SOA
8 30 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (25.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 27 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
9 27 (23.08%) XML
9 27 (23.08%) SOAP
10 26 (22.22%) WebLogic
10 26 (22.22%) Shell Script
10 26 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (21.37%) IBM
12 24 (20.51%) HTML
13 23 (19.66%) Web Services
13 23 (19.66%) Solaris
14 22 (18.80%) Advertising
14 22 (18.80%) AngularJS
15 21 (17.95%) HTML5
15 21 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (17.95%) Spring
15 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
15 21 (17.95%) C#
15 21 (17.95%) SQL
16 19 (16.24%) .NET
17 18 (15.38%) SQL Server

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 33 (28.21%) Oracle Service Bus
2 30 (25.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 26 (22.22%) WebLogic
4 14 (11.97%) Apache
5 13 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 11 (9.40%) SharePoint
7 8 (6.84%) Tomcat
8 5 (4.27%) JBoss
8 5 (4.27%) Mule
9 4 (3.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (2.56%) IIS
11 2 (1.71%) nginx
12 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
1 9 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (3.42%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.85%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.85%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.85%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.85%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.85%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.40%) Office 365
3 6 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.56%) IaaS
4 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.56%) PaaS
4 3 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) HTTP
2 7 (5.98%) SSL
2 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.13%) FTP
4 5 (4.27%) DNS
4 5 (4.27%) LDAP
5 3 (2.56%) SSH
6 2 (1.71%) DHCP
6 2 (1.71%) Firewall
6 2 (1.71%) OpenVPN
6 2 (1.71%) SAN
6 2 (1.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.82%) Oracle Database
3 14 (11.97%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (4.27%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.42%) MySQL
5 4 (3.42%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.71%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) OLTP
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (15.38%) Subversion
2 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.40%) NUnit
4 10 (8.55%) Jasmine
4 10 (8.55%) MSTest
4 10 (8.55%) Selenium
4 10 (8.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (5.98%) TeamCity
6 6 (5.13%) Maven
7 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.71%) Ant
9 2 (1.71%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 47 (40.17%) Finance
2 22 (18.80%) Advertising
3 14 (11.97%) Manufacturing
4 11 (9.40%) Retail
5 9 (7.69%) Banking
6 7 (5.98%) Electronics
7 5 (4.27%) Legal
7 5 (4.27%) Marketing
7 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (37.61%) Developer
2 23 (19.66%) Senior Developer
3 21 (17.95%) Java Developer
4 13 (11.11%) Architect
5 12 (10.26%) DBA
5 12 (10.26%) Oracle DBA
5 12 (10.26%) Project Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 10 (8.55%) Oracle Specialist
6 10 (8.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (8.55%) SOA Specialist
7 8 (6.84%) Applications Support
7 8 (6.84%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.98%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.98%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
1 27 (23.08%) SOAP
1 27 (23.08%) XML
2 24 (20.51%) HTML
3 23 (19.66%) Web Services
4 22 (18.80%) AngularJS
5 21 (17.95%) HTML5
5 21 (17.95%) Spring
6 19 (16.24%) .NET
7 18 (15.38%) REST
8 14 (11.97%) JSON
9 13 (11.11%) CSS
9 13 (11.11%) jQuery
9 13 (11.11%) XML Messaging
10 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET
11 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (9.40%) XSLT
12 10 (8.55%) CSS3
12 10 (8.55%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (8.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (9.40%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.55%) User Experience
4 9 (7.69%) Fintech
4 9 (7.69%) Life Science
4 9 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 7 (5.98%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.42%) PKI
6 4 (3.42%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.56%) CMDB
7 3 (2.56%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.56%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.71%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (1.71%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.71%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.71%) Spread Betting
8 2 (1.71%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.04%) Linux
2 36 (30.77%) Unix
3 23 (19.66%) Solaris
4 11 (9.40%) Windows
5 8 (6.84%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.27%) AIX
7 4 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.71%) Debian
8 2 (1.71%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.35%) DevOps
1 32 (27.35%) SOA
2 30 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (15.38%) ITIL
6 15 (12.82%) Open Source
7 14 (11.97%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 14 (11.97%) E-Commerce
7 14 (11.97%) High Availability
7 14 (11.97%) MVC
7 14 (11.97%) OO
8 13 (11.11%) Data Integration
8 13 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 13 (11.11%) Task Automation
8 13 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 12 (10.26%) Continuous Deployment
9 12 (10.26%) Project Management
10 11 (9.40%) Front End Development
10 11 (9.40%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.62%) Java
2 26 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 21 (17.95%) C#
3 21 (17.95%) SQL
4 17 (14.53%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.55%) XPath
6 9 (7.69%) Python
7 8 (6.84%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.13%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.13%) XQuery
9 5 (4.27%) C
9 5 (4.27%) Perl
10 4 (3.42%) Jython
11 3 (2.56%) Bourne shell
11 3 (2.56%) C-shell
12 2 (1.71%) C++
12 2 (1.71%) Scala
13 1 (0.85%) R
13 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Degree
2 11 (9.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.27%) ISEB
3 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) ACCA
5 1 (0.85%) CIMA
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.68%) SLA
2 6 (5.13%) RosettaNet
3 5 (4.27%) HL7
4 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.71%) Docker
3 2 (1.71%) iptables
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.71%) NFS
3 2 (1.71%) Samba
3 2 (1.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 9 (7.69%) Puppet
1 9 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 8 (6.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (3.42%) Ansible
3 4 (3.42%) Data Guard
3 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.71%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.71%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.85%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.85%) OpenView
6 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (55.56%) Oracle
2 25 (21.37%) IBM
3 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.26%) SAP
5 11 (9.40%) Xamarin
6 9 (7.69%) Cognizant
6 9 (7.69%) JD Edwards
6 9 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
7 7 (5.98%) Red Hat
8 6 (5.13%) VMware
9 5 (4.27%) Remedy
9 5 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (4.27%) Sitecore
9 5 (4.27%) WSO2
10 4 (3.42%) BMC
11 3 (2.56%) MKS
11 3 (2.56%) Thales
11 3 (2.56%) VocaLink
12 2 (1.71%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.71%) Splunk