Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 109 125
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16 -41
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 9 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.64% 1.61% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 4.04% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,144 £42,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £53,750 £97,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%

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 477 768 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 33.85% 39.85% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 395 619 686
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -14 2 - -
Colchester +2 1 £50,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea -11 1 £32,500 +4.11% 2
Brentwood - 1 - - 1
Middleware
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Electronics
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) Mule
2 5 (55.56%) Apache Camel
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (55.56%) WSO2
2 5 (55.56%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) XSLT
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) XPath
3 4 (44.44%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) 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 (55.56%) Mule
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Maven
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Electronics
2 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Middleware Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Middleware Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SOA Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) ICT Officer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Director
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Services Director
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) Apache Camel
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) XSLT
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Swagger
4 1 (11.11%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
2 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) XPath
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) WSO2
3 1 (11.11%) Actuate
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) Dynatrace
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) Talend