Period
to 20 January 2018

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

Middleware
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 113 116
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 5 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.39% 0.74% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 1.76% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 20
Kent median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +11.76% -10.53%
10th Percentile £37,425 £27,000 £28,425
90th Percentile £53,775 £62,500 £57,000
South East median annual salary £53,000 £57,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year -7.83% +10.58% -1.98%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 556 683 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 43.37% 42.11% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 455 579 884
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +8.64%

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 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
Dartford - 3 £45,000 -
Folkestone +7 2 £47,000 +5.62%
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Kent region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (60.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Device Driver Development
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Utilities
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (40.00%) Video Processing
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Toad
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) QA

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 (20.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Utilities
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Senior DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Device Driver Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle