Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 95 107
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 -27
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 7 35 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.51% 1.83% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.26% 4.83% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 32
Essex median annual salary £50,109 £40,000 £53,180
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.27% -24.78% -33.53%
10th Percentile £34,109 £33,750 £37,650
90th Percentile £65,765 £67,500 £88,750
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £51,459
% change year-on-year +4.17% +16.60% -10.51%

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 555 725 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 40.72% 37.94% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 473 520 745
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,725 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Brentwood +27 3 - -
Colchester -12 1 £69,000 +72.50% 2
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £31,217 - 5
Witham - 1 - -
Middleware
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) Node.js
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) MKS
3 3 (42.86%) CMDB
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (28.57%) Mule
4 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms

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 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) Mule
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP MM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SOA Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
4 2 (28.57%) Swagger
4 2 (28.57%) WireMock
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) CMDB
2 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
2 2 (28.57%) XPath
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ACCA
1 1 (14.29%) CIMA
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) MKS
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) WSO2