Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
South East > Kent
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 125 143
Rank change year-on-year +25 +18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 15 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.06% 0.92% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.42% 2.24% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 3
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £27,000 £33,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £55,200 £61,250 £59,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +1.85%

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 Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 619 850 938
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 43.90% 41.16% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 523 745 837
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,800 £25,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.80%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Kent

Middleware
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Kent

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Kent over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Kent

Middleware
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Kent region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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
Dartford -6 8 £37,500 -
Chatham - 4 £32,000 -
Folkestone - 2 £47,000 -
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 9 (60.00%) C++
1 9 (60.00%) Device Driver
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Device Driver Development
2 6 (40.00%) Video Processing
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) ISO 9001
3 4 (26.67%) UML
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 4 (26.67%) Service Design
3 4 (26.67%) Data Privacy
3 4 (26.67%) User Experience
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Utilities
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) Replication
5 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (6.67%) Toad

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Utilities
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (6.67%) Toad
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Designer
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (26.67%) UML Designer
2 4 (26.67%) Web Designer
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Device Driver
1 9 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (26.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Device Driver Development
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Video Processing
3 4 (26.67%) Data Privacy
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Service Design
3 4 (26.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle