Period
to 22 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > London
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 332 338 364
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26 -46
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 267 400 499
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.85% 0.90% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 2.20% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 200 295 351
10th Percentile £52,500 £49,250 £47,500
25th Percentile £57,000 £58,375 £52,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
75th Percentile £86,375 £95,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £112,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 13,718 18,215 24,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.53% 40.85% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10,609 15,147 20,118
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +8.00%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in London

Middleware
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Middleware in London.

Salary trend for Middleware in London

Middleware
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Middleware in London over the 6 months to 22 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Middleware in London

Middleware
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the London region over the 6 months to 22 April 2021. 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
Central London +7 40 £70,000 -15.15% 11
South London +31 23 £55,000 -18.52% 1
West London +52 12 £80,000 +64.95% 3
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 107 (40.07%) Java
2 97 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (27.34%) Finance
4 70 (26.22%) SQL
5 65 (24.34%) Banking
6 63 (23.60%) Web Services
7 59 (22.10%) AWS
8 58 (21.72%) Azure
9 57 (21.35%) Python
10 52 (19.48%) Linux
11 50 (18.73%) Oracle
11 50 (18.73%) Software Engineering
12 49 (18.35%) Spring
13 47 (17.60%) JavaScript
13 47 (17.60%) DevOps
14 43 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
15 36 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
16 35 (13.11%) Investment Banking
17 34 (12.73%) Front Office
17 34 (12.73%) SaaS
18 33 (12.36%) Unix
19 30 (11.24%) Scrum
19 30 (11.24%) MuleSoft
20 29 (10.86%) Migration
21 28 (10.49%) Software Testing
21 28 (10.49%) Microservices
22 27 (10.11%) Node.js
22 27 (10.11%) REST
23 26 (9.74%) AngularJS
23 26 (9.74%) Git (software)

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 22 (8.24%) WebSphere
2 15 (5.62%) Apache
3 14 (5.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (4.49%) WebLogic
5 11 (4.12%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (3.37%) Red Hat Fuse
7 7 (2.62%) Confluence
7 7 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.62%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.25%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 6 (2.25%) nginx
9 5 (1.87%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.50%) CMS
10 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.37%) Apache Pulsar
12 1 (0.37%) Appian
12 1 (0.37%) JBoss
12 1 (0.37%) Mule
Applications
1 26 (9.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (6.37%) MS Visio
3 16 (5.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (7.87%) Oracle ERP
2 12 (4.49%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (4.12%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 5 (1.87%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.75%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.37%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.37%) Magento
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.37%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 59 (22.10%) AWS
2 58 (21.72%) Azure
3 34 (12.73%) SaaS
4 18 (6.74%) GCP
5 14 (5.24%) PaaS
6 13 (4.87%) Boomi
7 9 (3.37%) Serverless
8 7 (2.62%) OpenShift
9 6 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.12%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (1.12%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (1.12%) Apigee
10 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.12%) CloudFront
10 3 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (1.12%) GitHub
10 3 (1.12%) Microsoft 365
10 3 (1.12%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.74%) Firewall
2 11 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (4.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 11 (4.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (3.00%) FTP
4 7 (2.62%) Internet
4 7 (2.62%) SSH
4 7 (2.62%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.50%) HTTP
5 4 (1.50%) Network Security
6 3 (1.12%) HbbTV
6 3 (1.12%) WAN
7 2 (0.75%) CHAP
7 2 (0.75%) LAN
7 2 (0.75%) SD-WAN
7 2 (0.75%) VPN
8 1 (0.37%) 802.11
8 1 (0.37%) CDMA
8 1 (0.37%) GSM
8 1 (0.37%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 17 (6.37%) Oracle Reports
3 16 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (5.62%) Oracle ODI
5 12 (4.49%) Oracle Database
5 12 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.75%) SQL Server
7 9 (3.37%) Big Data
8 7 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.62%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.62%) Redis
9 6 (2.25%) Blockchain
9 6 (2.25%) MariaDB
9 6 (2.25%) MySQL
9 6 (2.25%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.50%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (9.74%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.99%) JIRA
3 11 (4.12%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.12%) Oracle APEX
3 11 (4.12%) TeamCity
4 10 (3.75%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (2.62%) JUnit
5 7 (2.62%) Mockito
6 6 (2.25%) Cypress.io
6 6 (2.25%) webpack
7 4 (1.50%) Artifactory
7 4 (1.50%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.50%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.50%) Maven
7 4 (1.50%) Selenium
8 3 (1.12%) CircleCI
8 3 (1.12%) gulp
8 3 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.75%) Postman
9 2 (0.75%) SonarQube
General
1 73 (27.34%) Finance
2 65 (24.34%) Banking
3 35 (13.11%) Investment Banking
4 34 (12.73%) Front Office
5 17 (6.37%) Retail
6 16 (5.99%) Back Office
7 8 (3.00%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.62%) Avionics
9 5 (1.87%) Automotive
9 5 (1.87%) Publishing
10 4 (1.50%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.50%) Legal
10 4 (1.50%) Marketing
11 3 (1.12%) Advertising
11 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.75%) French Language
12 2 (0.75%) German Language
12 2 (0.75%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.75%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 104 (38.95%) Developer
2 37 (13.86%) Java Developer
3 24 (8.99%) Analyst
4 23 (8.61%) Architect
4 23 (8.61%) Software Engineer
5 22 (8.24%) Integration Developer
6 17 (6.37%) Security Specialist
7 16 (5.99%) JavaScript Developer
8 15 (5.62%) Cloud Consultant
8 15 (5.62%) Consultant
8 15 (5.62%) Information Security Specialist
8 15 (5.62%) Information Specialist
8 15 (5.62%) Oracle Consultant
9 14 (5.24%) Analyst Developer
10 13 (4.87%) Front Office Developer
10 13 (4.87%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (4.49%) Angular Developer
11 12 (4.49%) MuleSoft Developer
11 12 (4.49%) Technical Leader
12 11 (4.12%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (23.60%) Web Services
2 49 (18.35%) Spring
3 27 (10.11%) Node.js
3 27 (10.11%) REST
4 26 (9.74%) AngularJS
5 19 (7.12%) Express
5 19 (7.12%) XML
6 18 (6.74%) HTML
7 16 (5.99%) RESTful
8 15 (5.62%) Hibernate
8 15 (5.62%) JSON
9 14 (5.24%) SOAP
10 13 (4.87%) Spring Boot
11 12 (4.49%) JPA
11 12 (4.49%) React
12 11 (4.12%) HTML5
12 11 (4.12%) XSLT
13 10 (3.75%) Kafka
13 10 (3.75%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (3.37%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.24%) Cyberthreat
2 22 (8.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 21 (7.87%) Management Information System
4 19 (7.12%) Fixed Income
4 19 (7.12%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (5.62%) SWIFT
6 14 (5.24%) Equities
7 13 (4.87%) Derivative
7 13 (4.87%) Hedge funds
8 10 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (3.37%) Virtual Team
10 8 (3.00%) Algorithms
10 8 (3.00%) Data Structures
10 8 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (2.62%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.50%) FMCG
12 4 (1.50%) Replication
13 3 (1.12%) NHS
13 3 (1.12%) STB
Operating Systems
1 52 (19.48%) Linux
2 33 (12.36%) Unix
3 23 (8.61%) Windows
4 10 (3.75%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.62%) Solaris
5 7 (2.62%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.75%) AIX
6 2 (0.75%) CentOS
7 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (18.73%) Software Engineering
3 47 (17.60%) DevOps
4 43 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (11.24%) Scrum
6 29 (10.86%) Migration
7 28 (10.49%) Microservices
7 28 (10.49%) Software Testing
8 26 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (9.74%) ERP
8 26 (9.74%) ITIL
8 26 (9.74%) Risk Management
8 26 (9.74%) SOA
9 23 (8.61%) Analytics
9 23 (8.61%) Change Management
9 23 (8.61%) Data Migration
9 23 (8.61%) Information Security
9 23 (8.61%) SDLC
10 22 (8.24%) ETL
11 21 (7.87%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 107 (40.07%) Java
2 70 (26.22%) SQL
3 57 (21.35%) Python
4 47 (17.60%) JavaScript
5 21 (7.87%) PL/SQL
6 15 (5.62%) Perl
7 12 (4.49%) C#
7 12 (4.49%) TypeScript
8 8 (3.00%) Ada
8 8 (3.00%) Ada 95
8 8 (3.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.62%) Java 8
9 7 (2.62%) Scala
9 7 (2.62%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.25%) C++
11 4 (1.50%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.50%) C
11 4 (1.50%) COBOL
11 4 (1.50%) ES6
11 4 (1.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (9.74%) Security Cleared
2 21 (7.87%) BPSS Clearance
2 21 (7.87%) Oracle Certification
3 18 (6.74%) Degree
4 17 (6.37%) CISSP
5 15 (5.62%) CISA
5 15 (5.62%) CISM
6 12 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.50%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.12%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.75%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.75%) CGEIT
9 2 (0.75%) FFIEC
9 2 (0.75%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.75%) PMP
9 2 (0.75%) SANS
10 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.37%) ISEB
10 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.99%) COBIT
1 24 (8.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (8.61%) PCI DSS
3 21 (7.87%) QA
4 17 (6.37%) GDPR
5 11 (4.12%) GRC
6 4 (1.50%) NIST
7 3 (1.12%) HL7
7 3 (1.12%) OIPF
8 2 (0.75%) NIST 800
8 2 (0.75%) SLA
9 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 23 (8.61%) Docker
2 11 (4.12%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.37%) NFS
4 1 (0.37%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 25 (9.36%) Kubernetes
2 16 (5.99%) Ansible
3 11 (4.12%) Data Guard
3 11 (4.12%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (3.00%) Puppet
5 7 (2.62%) Terraform
6 6 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.75%) Kibana
8 1 (0.37%) Grafana
8 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.37%) logstash
8 1 (0.37%) Nagios
8 1 (0.37%) nmon
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.37%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 50 (18.73%) Oracle
2 30 (11.24%) MuleSoft
3 21 (7.87%) Microsoft
4 19 (7.12%) ServiceNow
5 17 (6.37%) IBM
6 15 (5.62%) Guidewire
7 13 (4.87%) JD Edwards
7 13 (4.87%) Solace
8 12 (4.49%) Cisco
8 12 (4.49%) F5
9 11 (4.12%) Apple
9 11 (4.12%) CheckPoint
9 11 (4.12%) PeopleSoft
9 11 (4.12%) Zscaler
10 10 (3.75%) SmartStream
11 9 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (3.37%) TIBCO
12 6 (2.25%) Google
12 6 (2.25%) Murex
12 6 (2.25%) SAP