Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 145 112
Rank change year-on-year +10 -33 -8
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 18 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.45% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.81% 1.23% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 13
Edinburgh median annual salary £38,000 £56,250 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.44% +13.64% -1.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £39,823 £33,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,000 £64,350
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 996 974 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.40% 36.19% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 629 628 498
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.51% +4.32% +1.25%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Edinburgh

Middleware
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Edinburgh

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 9 (50.00%) AIX
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) Google
5 5 (27.78%) DB2
5 5 (27.78%) HPUX
5 5 (27.78%) Solaris
5 5 (27.78%) MQSeries
5 5 (27.78%) HP
5 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (22.22%) Apache
6 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
7 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) JBoss
7 3 (16.67%) Unix
7 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (11.11%) Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
8 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 2 (11.11%) Storage Management
8 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (27.78%) MQSeries
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 3 (16.67%) JBoss
4 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) DB2
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) GCC
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (5.56%) Introscope
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Head of Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) AIX
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) HPUX
3 5 (27.78%) Solaris
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) CentOS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Analytics
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (11.11%) SDLC
2 2 (11.11%) Storage Management
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Jython
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) CA Wily
1 1 (5.56%) Cacti
1 1 (5.56%) Capistrano
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Terraform
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Google
2 5 (27.78%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) Veritas
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Perforce
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Splunk