Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 157 192
Rank change year-on-year -36 +35 +3
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 195 225 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.51% 1.84% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.83% 4.61% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 130 161 162
East of England median annual salary £64,500 £60,000 £51,459
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +16.60% -6.44%
10th Percentile £43,725 £40,000 £32,575
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £79,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -8.33%

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 5,092 4,878 5,464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 39.44% 39.92% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4,136 4,156 4,660
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,955 £26,250
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -60 108 £60,000 - 10
Cambridgeshire +8 59 £41,250 -17.50% 5
Norfolk - 12 £82,000 -
Bedfordshire +22 9 £58,750 +2.17% 2
Essex 0 7 £62,500 +56.25% 9
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (55.90%) Linux
2 99 (50.77%) Oracle
3 79 (40.51%) DevOps
4 75 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (37.44%) Unix
6 70 (35.90%) SOA
7 68 (34.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 65 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 56 (28.72%) JavaScript
10 55 (28.21%) WorldPay
11 54 (27.69%) Microsoft
12 51 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (26.15%) Test Automation
13 48 (24.62%) ITIL
14 47 (24.10%) Python
14 47 (24.10%) Oracle Service Bus
15 45 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
16 44 (22.56%) SQL
17 43 (22.05%) WebLogic
18 42 (21.54%) Puppet
18 42 (21.54%) Ansible
18 42 (21.54%) Jenkins
19 41 (21.03%) Windows
20 40 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
21 39 (20.00%) Data Centre
21 39 (20.00%) SOAP
21 39 (20.00%) VMware
21 39 (20.00%) Load Balancing
22 37 (18.97%) PowerShell
23 36 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure

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 68 (34.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 47 (24.10%) Oracle Service Bus
3 43 (22.05%) WebLogic
4 18 (9.23%) SharePoint
5 17 (8.72%) Mule
6 16 (8.21%) WebSphere
7 10 (5.13%) Mule ESB
8 8 (4.10%) Apache
9 7 (3.59%) Confluence
10 6 (3.08%) OpenStack
11 5 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (2.05%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.54%) IIS
13 3 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.51%) JBoss
14 1 (0.51%) nginx
14 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (3.08%) Documaker
1 6 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.05%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 65 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (9.23%) Office 365
4 16 (8.21%) IaaS
5 11 (5.64%) Boomi
5 11 (5.64%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (5.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (5.13%) PaaS
6 10 (5.13%) SaaS
7 6 (3.08%) GitHub
8 4 (2.05%) Trello
9 1 (0.51%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.44%) DNS
2 28 (14.36%) Firewall
3 19 (9.74%) Internet
4 17 (8.72%) HTTP
5 8 (4.10%) Kerberos
5 8 (4.10%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.59%) DHCP
6 7 (3.59%) OpenVPN
7 6 (3.08%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (3.08%) FTP
7 6 (3.08%) HTTPS
7 6 (3.08%) ICMP
7 6 (3.08%) IPsec
7 6 (3.08%) POP3
7 6 (3.08%) SMTP
7 6 (3.08%) SNMP
7 6 (3.08%) SSL
7 6 (3.08%) Telnet
7 6 (3.08%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.85%) Oracle Database
2 19 (9.74%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.64%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.13%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.62%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.10%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.08%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.03%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 42 (21.54%) Jenkins
2 36 (18.46%) JIRA
3 26 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 19 (9.74%) NUnit
5 18 (9.23%) MSTest
5 18 (9.23%) Subversion
5 18 (9.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 17 (8.72%) Jasmine
6 17 (8.72%) Selenium
7 9 (4.62%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (4.10%) Maven
9 6 (3.08%) Gerrit
9 6 (3.08%) SoapUI
9 6 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (2.56%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.05%) VersionOne
12 3 (1.54%) Ant
General
1 34 (17.44%) Finance
2 29 (14.87%) Advertising
3 6 (3.08%) Electronics
4 5 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.56%) Marketing
4 5 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.03%) Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Games
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (25.64%) Developer
2 38 (19.49%) Architect
3 27 (13.85%) Senior Developer
4 22 (11.28%) C# Developer
5 19 (9.74%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
5 19 (9.74%) Identity Management Engineer
6 18 (9.23%) .NET Developer
6 18 (9.23%) Senior .NET Developer
7 17 (8.72%) Automation Engineer
7 17 (8.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (8.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (8.72%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 17 (8.72%) Senior C# Developer
8 16 (8.21%) Integration Developer
8 16 (8.21%) Principal Architect
9 12 (6.15%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.15%) DBA
9 12 (6.15%) Oracle DBA
9 12 (6.15%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (20.00%) SOAP
2 34 (17.44%) Web Services
3 33 (16.92%) XML
4 29 (14.87%) Oracle Fusion
5 25 (12.82%) REST
6 23 (11.79%) .NET
7 19 (9.74%) CSS
7 19 (9.74%) HTML
8 18 (9.23%) AngularJS
8 18 (9.23%) Apache Camel
8 18 (9.23%) ASP.NET
8 18 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (9.23%) CSS3
8 18 (9.23%) HTML5
8 18 (9.23%) jQuery
8 18 (9.23%) KnockoutJS
8 18 (9.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (8.21%) RESTful
10 12 (6.15%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 33 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (15.90%) Fintech
4 30 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
5 29 (14.87%) Computer Science
6 27 (13.85%) Public Cloud
7 18 (9.23%) User Experience
8 14 (7.18%) Mainframe
9 13 (6.67%) Mobile App
9 13 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (3.08%) Virtual Team
12 5 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (2.56%) Spread Betting
13 2 (1.03%) EMC VMAX
13 2 (1.03%) EMC VNX
13 2 (1.03%) Symmetrix
14 1 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
14 1 (0.51%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 109 (55.90%) Linux
2 73 (37.44%) Unix
3 41 (21.03%) Windows
4 28 (14.36%) Solaris
5 10 (5.13%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.08%) Android
7 6 (3.08%) CentOS
7 6 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.03%) AIX
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.51%) Debian
9 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (40.51%) DevOps
2 75 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 70 (35.90%) SOA
4 51 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (26.15%) Test Automation
5 48 (24.62%) ITIL
6 45 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
7 39 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 29 (14.87%) Project Management
9 28 (14.36%) Open Source
9 28 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (13.85%) Configuration Management
11 24 (12.31%) High Availability
12 23 (11.79%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (10.77%) OO
13 21 (10.77%) Process Improvement
13 21 (10.77%) Service Management
14 20 (10.26%) SDLC
15 19 (9.74%) Collaborative Working
15 19 (9.74%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (28.72%) JavaScript
2 47 (24.10%) Python
3 44 (22.56%) SQL
4 37 (18.97%) PowerShell
5 34 (17.44%) Bash Shell
6 27 (13.85%) Ruby
7 23 (11.79%) C#
8 12 (6.15%) Java
9 9 (4.62%) XPath
10 7 (3.59%) PHP
11 4 (2.05%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.05%) XQuery
12 3 (1.54%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.03%) C++
13 2 (1.03%) Jython
14 1 (0.51%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.51%) C
14 1 (0.51%) Groovy
14 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 30 (15.38%) Degree
2 19 (9.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.03%) ISEB
3 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.51%) PhD
4 1 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.64%) GCP
2 10 (5.13%) SLA
3 2 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 27 (13.85%) Virtual Desktop
3 27 (13.85%) Virtual Servers
3 27 (13.85%) vSphere
4 8 (4.10%) Docker
5 7 (3.59%) Samba
6 6 (3.08%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.51%) iptables
8 1 (0.51%) NFS
8 1 (0.51%) SRDF
8 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (21.54%) Ansible
1 42 (21.54%) Puppet
2 34 (17.44%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (16.92%) vRealize
4 28 (14.36%) Terraform
5 27 (13.85%) vCenter Server
6 21 (10.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 19 (9.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 6 (3.08%) Nagios
8 6 (3.08%) Rancher
8 6 (3.08%) Sysdig
9 4 (2.05%) CA Service Virtualization
10 3 (1.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (1.54%) MOM
10 3 (1.54%) Tivoli
11 2 (1.03%) Kubernetes
11 2 (1.03%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.51%) EMC VPLEX
12 1 (0.51%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 99 (50.77%) Oracle
2 55 (28.21%) WorldPay
3 54 (27.69%) Microsoft
4 39 (20.00%) VMware
5 34 (17.44%) Splunk
6 33 (16.92%) AppDynamics
6 33 (16.92%) BMC
6 33 (16.92%) Cisco
7 32 (16.41%) IBM
8 28 (14.36%) Citrix
9 27 (13.85%) F5
9 27 (13.85%) Fortinet
10 23 (11.79%) ServiceNow
11 19 (9.74%) WSO2
12 18 (9.23%) Xamarin
13 15 (7.69%) TIBCO
14 14 (7.18%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (6.67%) Sitecore
16 12 (6.15%) MuleSoft
17 11 (5.64%) Talend