Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 129 173
Rank change year-on-year -120 +44 -60
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 98 277 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.83% 2.24% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% 5.63% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 82 238 181
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £51,459
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +16.60% -10.51%
10th Percentile £42,325 £38,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £83,625 £77,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%

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 4,719 4,920 5,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.06% 39.78% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,987 4,220 4,722
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -93 58 £57,500 -4.17% 10
Bedfordshire +29 11 £64,000 +16.36%
Cambridgeshire -37 11 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Norfolk - 11 £82,000 - 3
Essex -13 7 £50,109 +25.27% 15
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 47 (47.96%) Oracle
2 39 (39.80%) Linux
3 33 (33.67%) Finance
4 30 (30.61%) Unix
5 25 (25.51%) SOA
6 23 (23.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 22 (22.45%) WebLogic
7 22 (22.45%) Java
8 21 (21.43%) ITIL
8 21 (21.43%) SOAP
8 21 (21.43%) High Availability
8 21 (21.43%) DevOps
9 20 (20.41%) Oracle Service Bus
9 20 (20.41%) XML
10 19 (19.39%) SQL
10 19 (19.39%) Microsoft
10 19 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (18.37%) Project Management
11 18 (18.37%) IBM
12 17 (17.35%) Fintech
13 16 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (16.33%) Oracle Fusion
14 15 (15.31%) Advertising
14 15 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (15.31%) C#
15 14 (14.29%) .NET
15 14 (14.29%) Web Services
15 14 (14.29%) Solaris
15 14 (14.29%) Line Management
16 13 (13.27%) Virtual Team

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 23 (23.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 22 (22.45%) WebLogic
3 20 (20.41%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (9.18%) SharePoint
5 8 (8.16%) Apache
6 7 (7.14%) WebSphere
7 6 (6.12%) Tomcat
8 4 (4.08%) JBoss
9 3 (3.06%) IIS
10 2 (2.04%) Mule
10 2 (2.04%) nginx
10 2 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (1.02%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (4.08%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.02%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.02%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.27%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (10.20%) IaaS
3 10 (10.20%) PaaS
3 10 (10.20%) SaaS
4 9 (9.18%) Office 365
5 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) HTTP
2 6 (6.12%) FTP
2 6 (6.12%) SSL
3 5 (5.10%) Internet
4 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.04%) DHCP
5 2 (2.04%) DNS
5 2 (2.04%) Firewall
5 2 (2.04%) OpenVPN
5 2 (2.04%) SAN
5 2 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (4.08%) MySQL
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.02%) OLTP
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Git (software)
1 12 (12.24%) Subversion
2 9 (9.18%) NUnit
3 8 (8.16%) Jasmine
3 8 (8.16%) JIRA
3 8 (8.16%) MSTest
3 8 (8.16%) Selenium
3 8 (8.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (5.10%) Maven
5 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.04%) Ant
6 2 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (33.67%) Finance
2 15 (15.31%) Advertising
3 4 (4.08%) Electronics
3 4 (4.08%) Legal
4 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.04%) Marketing
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (25.51%) Developer
2 23 (23.47%) Architect
3 10 (10.20%) Cloud Architect
3 10 (10.20%) Enterprise Architect
3 10 (10.20%) Project Manager
3 10 (10.20%) Senior Developer
4 9 (9.18%) C# Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 9 (9.18%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (7.14%) DBA
5 7 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 7 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.43%) SOAP
2 20 (20.41%) XML
3 16 (16.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 14 (14.29%) .NET
4 14 (14.29%) Web Services
5 12 (12.24%) REST
6 11 (11.22%) AngularJS
6 11 (11.22%) JSON
7 10 (10.20%) CSS
7 10 (10.20%) HTML
7 10 (10.20%) jQuery
8 9 (9.18%) Spring
9 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET
9 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (8.16%) CSS3
9 8 (8.16%) HTML5
9 8 (8.16%) JDBC
9 8 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (8.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Fintech
2 13 (13.27%) Virtual Team
3 10 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.20%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (10.20%) Mainframe
4 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.16%) User Experience
5 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.08%) CMDB
6 4 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.06%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.04%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (2.04%) EMC VNX
8 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.04%) Spread Betting
8 2 (2.04%) Symmetrix
8 2 (2.04%) Video on Demand
9 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (39.80%) Linux
2 30 (30.61%) Unix
3 14 (14.29%) Solaris
4 6 (6.12%) Windows
5 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.04%) AIX
6 2 (2.04%) Debian
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.04%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) SOA
2 21 (21.43%) DevOps
2 21 (21.43%) High Availability
2 21 (21.43%) ITIL
3 19 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (18.37%) Project Management
5 16 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (14.29%) Line Management
8 13 (13.27%) IT Strategy
8 13 (13.27%) Problem Management
9 12 (12.24%) OO
9 12 (12.24%) Open Source
10 10 (10.20%) Information Security
10 10 (10.20%) Migration
10 10 (10.20%) Supplier Management
10 10 (10.20%) TOGAF
11 9 (9.18%) MVC
11 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
11 9 (9.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.45%) Java
2 19 (19.39%) SQL
3 15 (15.31%) C#
4 13 (13.27%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.22%) Shell Script
6 8 (8.16%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.14%) XPath
8 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.12%) XQuery
9 3 (3.06%) Python
10 2 (2.04%) Jython
10 2 (2.04%) Scala
11 1 (1.02%) C++
11 1 (1.02%) Perl
11 1 (1.02%) R
11 1 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.20%) Degree
2 8 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.08%) ISEB
3 4 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.02%) ACCA
4 1 (1.02%) CIMA
4 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) SLA
2 6 (6.12%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.04%) Docker
2 2 (2.04%) iptables
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.04%) NFS
2 2 (2.04%) Samba
2 2 (2.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.02%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (10.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (6.12%) Tivoli
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 4 (4.08%) Puppet
5 3 (3.06%) Ansible
5 3 (3.06%) Data Guard
5 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.04%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (2.04%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.04%) MOM
6 2 (2.04%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.02%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (1.02%) OpenView
7 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (47.96%) Oracle
2 19 (19.39%) Microsoft
3 18 (18.37%) IBM
4 9 (9.18%) SAP
4 9 (9.18%) Xamarin
5 8 (8.16%) WorldPay
6 7 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (7.14%) Sitecore
7 6 (6.12%) VMware
8 5 (5.10%) Remedy
9 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.06%) MKS
11 2 (2.04%) Brocade
11 2 (2.04%) EMC
11 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.04%) Splunk
11 2 (2.04%) Veritas
11 2 (2.04%) WSO2
12 1 (1.02%) BMC
12 1 (1.02%) TIBCO