Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 115 111
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 7 20 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.47% 1.05% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 2.77% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 28
Essex median annual salary £62,500 £40,000 £54,901
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -27.14% +24.77%
10th Percentile £52,250 £37,500 £47,903
90th Percentile £74,750 £55,000 £94,000
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £51,459
% change year-on-year +8.33% +16.60% -6.44%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 581 722 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.76% 38.04% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 487 580 752
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,374 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +3.53%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Essex

Middleware
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Essex

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Essex over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Essex

Middleware
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Essex region over the 6 months to 25 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
Basildon - 2 - -
Colchester 0 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Witham - 1 - -
Middleware
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (71.43%) Programme Management
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) XSLT
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) XPath
2 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Mule
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (71.43%) WSO2
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Camel
2 5 (71.43%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (28.57%) WireMock
3 2 (28.57%) Swagger
3 2 (28.57%) TDD

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (71.43%) Mule
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Integration Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) SOA Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Middleware Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Camel
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) RESTful
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) XSLT
2 2 (28.57%) Swagger
2 2 (28.57%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (71.43%) Programme Management
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) XPath
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Groovy
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) SAP
1 5 (71.43%) WSO2
2 1 (14.29%) Dynatrace
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk