Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 220 171
Rank change year-on-year -1 -49 +77
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 120 154 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 1.31% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.88% 3.17% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 75 115 190
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.17% +33.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £68,875
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 4,171 4,865 5,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.69% 41.25% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,414 4,061 4,387
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Cambridgeshire +61 54 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Hertfordshire -33 52 £60,000 +4.35% 3
Bedfordshire +6 9 £46,500 -28.46% 1
Essex +2 5 £38,750 -22.50% 7
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 57 (47.50%) Oracle
2 53 (44.17%) Linux
3 40 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (32.50%) SQL
5 38 (31.67%) DevOps
6 37 (30.83%) JavaScript
7 35 (29.17%) Python
7 35 (29.17%) SOA
7 35 (29.17%) Finance
8 33 (27.50%) SQL Server
8 33 (27.50%) Windows
9 32 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 28 (23.33%) Web Services
11 28 (23.33%) PowerShell
11 28 (23.33%) WorldPay
12 27 (22.50%) Ansible
12 27 (22.50%) Puppet
12 27 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (22.50%) DNS
13 26 (21.67%) Cisco
13 26 (21.67%) BMC
13 26 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (21.67%) VMware
14 25 (20.83%) Splunk
14 25 (20.83%) Bash Shell
14 25 (20.83%) AppDynamics
14 25 (20.83%) vRealize
15 24 (20.00%) Unix
16 23 (19.17%) WebLogic

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 32 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 23 (19.17%) WebLogic
3 19 (15.83%) Oracle Service Bus
4 18 (15.00%) WebSphere
5 13 (10.83%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (10.00%) Confluence
7 10 (8.33%) OpenStack
8 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (2.50%) Apache
9 3 (2.50%) IIS
10 2 (1.67%) Mule
10 2 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (9.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (8.33%) Documaker
3 9 (7.50%) Cognos TM1
4 8 (6.67%) Infor M3
4 8 (6.67%) StreamServe
5 6 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (1.67%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 40 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (19.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.33%) GitHub
3 10 (8.33%) IaaS
4 8 (6.67%) Office 365
5 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.67%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (1.67%) Boomi
7 1 (0.83%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.50%) DNS
2 15 (12.50%) Firewall
2 15 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 12 (10.00%) FTP
3 12 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 12 (10.00%) SSL
4 10 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (8.33%) DHCP
4 10 (8.33%) HTTP
4 10 (8.33%) ICMP
4 10 (8.33%) IMAP
4 10 (8.33%) IPsec
4 10 (8.33%) OpenVPN
4 10 (8.33%) POP3
4 10 (8.33%) SMTP
4 10 (8.33%) SNMP
4 10 (8.33%) SSH
4 10 (8.33%) Telnet
4 10 (8.33%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.33%) Oracle Database
3 19 (15.83%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (11.67%) MongoDB
4 14 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Power View
5 11 (9.17%) Power BI
5 11 (9.17%) PowerPivot
5 11 (9.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.67%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.83%) MySQL
9 1 (0.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 18 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.17%) Jenkins
3 16 (13.33%) JIRA
4 10 (8.33%) Gerrit
4 10 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (6.67%) Subversion
6 6 (5.00%) MSTest
6 6 (5.00%) NUnit
6 6 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (4.17%) Jasmine
7 5 (4.17%) Selenium
7 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (3.33%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.83%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.83%) Maven
General
1 35 (29.17%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Advertising
3 10 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.00%) Retail
5 4 (3.33%) Banking
5 4 (3.33%) Marketing
6 2 (1.67%) Electronics
6 2 (1.67%) Legal
6 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (25.00%) Developer
2 28 (23.33%) Architect
3 11 (9.17%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 10 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
4 10 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
4 10 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 9 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Consultant
5 9 (7.50%) Report Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
7 6 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.00%) Analyst
7 6 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (4.17%) C Developer
8 5 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.33%) Web Services
2 20 (16.67%) SOAP
3 14 (11.67%) RESTful
4 13 (10.83%) XML
5 12 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (8.33%) YAML
7 9 (7.50%) HTML
7 9 (7.50%) REST
8 8 (6.67%) jQuery
9 7 (5.83%) .NET
9 7 (5.83%) CSS
10 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (5.00%) CSS3
10 6 (5.00%) HTML5
10 6 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (5.00%) OAuth
10 6 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Public Cloud
2 17 (14.17%) Data Centre
3 16 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
5 14 (11.67%) Computer Science
6 8 (6.67%) User Experience
7 6 (5.00%) DataPower
7 6 (5.00%) Device Driver
8 4 (3.33%) Fintech
9 3 (2.50%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.67%) Clustering
10 2 (1.67%) CMDB
10 2 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 53 (44.17%) Linux
2 33 (27.50%) Windows
3 24 (20.00%) Unix
4 17 (14.17%) Solaris
5 13 (10.83%) Windows Server
6 12 (10.00%) CentOS
6 12 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (8.33%) Android
9 1 (0.83%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.67%) DevOps
2 35 (29.17%) SOA
3 27 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (17.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 21 (17.50%) Test Automation
5 20 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 19 (15.83%) SDLC
7 17 (14.17%) Configuration Management
7 17 (14.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 16 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (13.33%) Analytics
8 16 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 16 (13.33%) Project Management
9 15 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (12.50%) ERP
9 15 (12.50%) Release Management
10 14 (11.67%) High Availability
11 13 (10.83%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.50%) SQL
2 37 (30.83%) JavaScript
3 35 (29.17%) Python
4 28 (23.33%) PowerShell
5 25 (20.83%) Bash Shell
6 15 (12.50%) Ruby
7 11 (9.17%) PHP
8 10 (8.33%) Java
9 9 (7.50%) C#
10 8 (6.67%) C
11 6 (5.00%) PL/SQL
12 5 (4.17%) VB
13 4 (3.33%) C++
14 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.67%) ActionScript
15 2 (1.67%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (1.67%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (9.17%) Degree
2 9 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.17%) PhD
4 3 (2.50%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.67%) ISEB
5 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) PMO
2 2 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
3 15 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
3 15 (12.50%) vSphere
4 11 (9.17%) Docker
5 10 (8.33%) Samba
5 10 (8.33%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 27 (22.50%) Ansible
1 27 (22.50%) Puppet
2 25 (20.83%) vRealize
3 20 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (12.50%) vCenter Server
5 11 (9.17%) Terraform
6 10 (8.33%) Nagios
6 10 (8.33%) Rancher
6 10 (8.33%) Sysdig
7 6 (5.00%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
8 3 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.83%) OpenView
10 1 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (47.50%) Oracle
2 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 28 (23.33%) WorldPay
4 26 (21.67%) BMC
4 26 (21.67%) Cisco
4 26 (21.67%) VMware
5 25 (20.83%) AppDynamics
5 25 (20.83%) Splunk
6 21 (17.50%) IBM
7 20 (16.67%) ServiceNow
8 16 (13.33%) Citrix
9 15 (12.50%) F5
9 15 (12.50%) Fortinet
10 14 (11.67%) Talend
11 12 (10.00%) Cognos
11 12 (10.00%) Red Hat
12 11 (9.17%) HP
12 11 (9.17%) Informatica
12 11 (9.17%) Intel
13 10 (8.33%) New Relic