The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 279 270 214
Rank change year-on-year -9 -56  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 965 1106 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.15% 1.21% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.79% 3.10% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 700 843 1268
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

Middleware is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34527 35721 39925
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.06% 39.18% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29194 31435 34499
Median salary £47,500 £45,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Middleware as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in England

Middleware
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Middleware in England

Middleware
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in England

Middleware
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 496 £70,000 +3.70% 56
South East -27 139 £52,500 -4.54% 20
East of England -14 91 £57,500 +2.67% 13
West Midlands +57 84 £45,000 -14.28% 9
North West -37 55 £46,250 +2.77% 14
South West +3 46 £55,000 +12.82% 6
Yorkshire -1 38 £50,000 +2.56% 10
East Midlands +16 8 £28,500 -22.31% 4
North East +9 6 £69,000 +25.45% 2
Middleware
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 721 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
2 694 (36.82%) Java
3 669 (35.49%) Oracle
4 584 (30.98%) Finance
5 483 (25.62%) Linux
6 447 (23.71%) SOA
7 419 (22.23%) SQL
8 369 (19.58%) Web Services
9 350 (18.57%) Unix
10 327 (17.35%) JavaScript
11 312 (16.55%) C#
12 307 (16.29%) HTML
13 295 (15.65%) Windows
13 295 (15.65%) DevOps
14 293 (15.54%) XML
15 289 (15.33%) OO
16 275 (14.59%) .NET
17 262 (13.90%) Scrum
18 261 (13.85%) SQL Server
19 252 (13.37%) Software Engineering
20 245 (13.00%) Degree
21 244 (12.94%) CSS
22 242 (12.84%) IBM
23 239 (12.68%) Banking
24 235 (12.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
25 231 (12.25%) Continuous Integration
26 223 (11.83%) SOAP
27 219 (11.62%) WebSphere
28 216 (11.46%) Microsoft
28 216 (11.46%) REST

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 235 (12.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 219 (11.62%) WebSphere
3 183 (9.71%) Tomcat
4 179 (9.50%) WebLogic
5 158 (8.38%) JBoss
6 126 (6.68%) Apache
7 119 (6.31%) Oracle Service Bus
8 80 (4.24%) CMS
9 71 (3.77%) IIS
10 52 (2.76%) SharePoint
11 46 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
11 46 (2.44%) Confluence
12 43 (2.28%) Apache Solr
13 36 (1.91%) Apache Spark
14 33 (1.75%) Mule
15 28 (1.49%) Documentum
15 28 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
16 26 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
17 25 (1.33%) MS Exchange
17 25 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 75 (3.98%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (1.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 27 (1.43%) Markit EDM
5 26 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
6 25 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
7 24 (1.27%) Oracle Retail
8 22 (1.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 20 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
9 20 (1.06%) SAP CRM
10 18 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
11 17 (0.90%) SAP ERP
12 14 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
13 13 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
14 11 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
15 10 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
15 10 (0.53%) RMDS
16 9 (0.48%) SAP CO
16 9 (0.48%) SAP FI
16 9 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 208 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (7.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (5.20%) PaaS
3 98 (5.20%) SaaS
4 75 (3.98%) IaaS
5 44 (2.33%) Office 365
6 42 (2.23%) Google Analytics
7 33 (1.75%) GitHub
7 33 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
8 29 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.95%) OpenShift
10 15 (0.80%) Boomi
10 15 (0.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 10 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
12 9 (0.48%) SoftLayer
13 8 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (0.42%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 8 (0.42%) Taleo
14 7 (0.37%) Bluemix
15 4 (0.21%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 118 (6.26%) HTTP
2 94 (4.99%) TCP/IP
3 85 (4.51%) Firewall
4 74 (3.93%) Internet
5 57 (3.02%) SAN
6 54 (2.86%) LAN
7 51 (2.71%) WAN
8 40 (2.12%) DNS
9 33 (1.75%) LDAP
10 28 (1.49%) NAS
11 22 (1.17%) DHCP
11 22 (1.17%) Wireless
12 21 (1.11%) SSL
13 20 (1.06%) DVB
14 17 (0.90%) FTP
15 16 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (0.80%) Bluetooth
16 15 (0.80%) Ethernet
16 15 (0.80%) VoIP
17 14 (0.74%) DOCSIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 165 (8.75%) Oracle Database
3 115 (6.10%) Relational Database
4 96 (5.09%) MySQL
5 82 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 77 (4.08%) MongoDB
7 67 (3.55%) RDBMS
8 63 (3.34%) Oracle Database 12c
9 58 (3.08%) Hadoop
10 55 (2.92%) Big Data
11 53 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
12 50 (2.65%) Oracle ODI
12 50 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
13 48 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
14 41 (2.18%) NoSQL
15 36 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
16 33 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 31 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
18 29 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
19 27 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 147 (7.80%) Jenkins
2 143 (7.59%) JIRA
3 138 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 115 (6.10%) Maven
5 101 (5.36%) Subversion
6 95 (5.04%) Selenium
7 61 (3.24%) JUnit
8 47 (2.49%) TeamCity
9 43 (2.28%) Jasmine
10 38 (2.02%) Ant
11 35 (1.86%) NUnit
11 35 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
12 33 (1.75%) MSTest
13 32 (1.70%) SoapUI
14 30 (1.59%) Eclipse
14 30 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 27 (1.43%) Mockito
16 25 (1.33%) Visual Studio
17 24 (1.27%) LSMW
18 21 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 584 (30.98%) Finance
2 239 (12.68%) Banking
3 172 (9.12%) Retail
4 145 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 91 (4.83%) Manufacturing
6 90 (4.77%) Marketing
7 69 (3.66%) Telecoms
8 62 (3.29%) Front Office
9 51 (2.71%) Advertising
10 47 (2.49%) Retail Banking
11 43 (2.28%) Electronics
12 37 (1.96%) Local Government
13 27 (1.43%) Publishing
14 23 (1.22%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.69%) Military
16 12 (0.64%) Automotive
17 11 (0.58%) Back Office
18 9 (0.48%) Legal
19 6 (0.32%) Billing
19 6 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 618 (32.79%) Developer
2 432 (22.92%) Architect
3 201 (10.66%) Senior Developer
4 198 (10.50%) Java Developer
5 152 (8.06%) Consultant
6 134 (7.11%) Solutions Architect
7 109 (5.78%) Software Engineer
8 107 (5.68%) Analyst
9 84 (4.46%) .NET Developer
10 76 (4.03%) Cloud Architect
10 76 (4.03%) Technical Architect
11 70 (3.71%) Senior Java Developer
12 64 (3.40%) C# Developer
13 63 (3.34%) Software Developer
14 60 (3.18%) Infrastructure Architect
15 59 (3.13%) Java Engineer
16 55 (2.92%) Integration Architect
16 55 (2.92%) Senior Architect
17 54 (2.86%) Middleware Engineer
18 51 (2.71%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (19.58%) Web Services
2 307 (16.29%) HTML
3 293 (15.54%) XML
4 275 (14.59%) .NET
5 244 (12.94%) CSS
6 223 (11.83%) SOAP
7 216 (11.46%) REST
8 196 (10.40%) Spring
9 192 (10.19%) AngularJS
10 183 (9.71%) HTML5
11 155 (8.22%) Oracle Fusion
12 146 (7.75%) ASP.NET
13 145 (7.69%) J2EE
14 143 (7.59%) JSON
15 123 (6.53%) jQuery
16 120 (6.37%) JMS
17 100 (5.31%) RESTful
18 98 (5.20%) CSS3
19 95 (5.04%) ASP.NET Web API
20 92 (4.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 160 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 122 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
4 118 (6.26%) Management Information System
5 84 (4.46%) Data Centre
6 73 (3.87%) User Experience
7 63 (3.34%) Derivative
8 60 (3.18%) Fintech
9 48 (2.55%) Mobile App
10 45 (2.39%) Greenfield Project
11 42 (2.23%) DataPower
12 38 (2.02%) PKI
13 37 (1.96%) Mainframe
14 34 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 29 (1.54%) Virtual Team
16 28 (1.49%) Algorithms
16 28 (1.49%) Clustering
17 26 (1.38%) Fixed Income
18 23 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
19 22 (1.17%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 483 (25.62%) Linux
2 350 (18.57%) Unix
3 295 (15.65%) Windows
4 116 (6.15%) Solaris
5 91 (4.83%) Windows Server
6 44 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (2.02%) Android
8 35 (1.86%) AIX
9 33 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
10 14 (0.74%) Apple iOS
10 14 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (0.58%) CentOS
13 9 (0.48%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
14 7 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.32%) Nucleus RTOS
15 6 (0.32%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 721 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
2 447 (23.71%) SOA
3 295 (15.65%) DevOps
4 289 (15.33%) OO
5 262 (13.90%) Scrum
6 252 (13.37%) Software Engineering
7 231 (12.25%) Continuous Integration
8 206 (10.93%) MVC
9 191 (10.13%) ITIL
9 191 (10.13%) TDD
10 186 (9.87%) Open Source
11 185 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 167 (8.86%) Test Automation
13 166 (8.81%) CRM
14 165 (8.75%) Migration
15 156 (8.28%) E-Commerce
16 150 (7.96%) SDLC
17 145 (7.69%) OOD
18 143 (7.59%) TOGAF
19 136 (7.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 694 (36.82%) Java
2 419 (22.23%) SQL
3 327 (17.35%) JavaScript
4 312 (16.55%) C#
5 155 (8.22%) Python
6 107 (5.68%) PL/SQL
6 107 (5.68%) Shell Script
7 103 (5.46%) C++
8 94 (4.99%) Perl
9 92 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 85 (4.51%) PHP
11 69 (3.66%) C
12 51 (2.71%) Ruby
13 48 (2.55%) PowerShell
14 44 (2.33%) Bash Shell
15 37 (1.96%) ABAP
16 32 (1.70%) Scala
17 25 (1.33%) ECMAScript
17 25 (1.33%) ES6
18 24 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 245 (13.00%) Degree
2 86 (4.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 77 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 39 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 25 (1.33%) ISEB
6 19 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
8 12 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (0.64%) DV Cleared
9 11 (0.58%) CISSP
10 9 (0.48%) CCA
10 9 (0.48%) CISM
10 9 (0.48%) MBA
11 8 (0.42%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.42%) MCSD
12 7 (0.37%) MCAD
12 7 (0.37%) PhD
12 7 (0.37%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.37%) PMP
12 7 (0.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (4.99%) QA
2 72 (3.82%) SLA
3 25 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 17 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.74%) HL7
7 11 (0.58%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 10 (0.53%) PMO
9 9 (0.48%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.48%) MiFID
10 7 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.21%) Basel III
12 3 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.16%) EMIR
12 3 (0.16%) SEPA
13 1 (0.053%) MISRA
13 1 (0.053%) MISRA C
13 1 (0.053%) SAS 70
13 1 (0.053%) TARGET2
System Software
1 84 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (3.66%) Active Directory
3 61 (3.24%) Docker
4 48 (2.55%) Hyper-V
5 30 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
6 21 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (0.80%) vSphere
8 12 (0.64%) NFS
8 12 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 9 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 9 (0.48%) HDFS
10 9 (0.48%) Xen
11 8 (0.42%) KVM
12 7 (0.37%) SRDF
13 5 (0.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 4 (0.21%) Firmware
14 4 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.16%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 101 (5.36%) Puppet
2 51 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (2.28%) Control-M
4 29 (1.54%) Tivoli
5 24 (1.27%) Ansible
5 24 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 22 (1.17%) Opsview
7 18 (0.95%) SCCM
8 16 (0.85%) Kubernetes
8 16 (0.85%) Nagios
9 15 (0.80%) ZABBIX
10 13 (0.69%) BladeLogic
10 13 (0.69%) MOM
11 12 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
12 11 (0.58%) Data Guard
12 11 (0.58%) SCOM
13 9 (0.48%) Netcool
14 8 (0.42%) CA Single Sign-On
15 7 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
15 7 (0.37%) Kibana
Vendors
1 669 (35.49%) Oracle
2 242 (12.84%) IBM
3 216 (11.46%) Microsoft
4 147 (7.80%) VMware
5 130 (6.90%) SAP
6 115 (6.10%) TIBCO
7 104 (5.52%) Red Hat
8 101 (5.36%) Google
9 78 (4.14%) ATG
10 52 (2.76%) Cisco
11 50 (2.65%) hybris
12 43 (2.28%) Cognizant
12 43 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
13 41 (2.18%) Demandware
14 40 (2.12%) EMC
15 39 (2.07%) Sybase
16 37 (1.96%) webMethods
17 36 (1.91%) PeopleSoft
18 35 (1.86%) MuleSoft
18 35 (1.86%) Sun
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + be - equity, flexitime
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £78000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - please contact for details
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £70,000 to £78,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 15% bonus + good bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Java Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Private Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IT Connections
Salary: 75000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £32000.00 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago