Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 327 320 305
Rank change year-on-year -7 -15 -66
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 495 661 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.90% 0.98% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 2.39% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 345 414 561
London median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £50,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £104,000 £105,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - -

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 21,725 27,618 29,615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.65% 40.89% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18,149 22,749 24,112
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in London

Middleware
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Middleware in London

Middleware
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in London over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 -16 59 £75,000 +7.14% 34
West London +32 41 £53,750 -2.27% 6
South London +25 34 £75,000 +1.69% 6
East London +17 6 £95,000 +18.75% 3
North London -5 1 - - 1
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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.

1 217 (43.84%) Java
2 167 (33.74%) Finance
3 164 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (25.45%) Oracle
5 117 (23.64%) Linux
6 111 (22.42%) SQL
7 99 (20.00%) DevOps
8 92 (18.59%) Banking
9 87 (17.58%) .NET
10 84 (16.97%) Windows
11 83 (16.77%) AWS
12 82 (16.57%) JavaScript
12 82 (16.57%) SOA
13 78 (15.76%) Microsoft
13 78 (15.76%) C#
14 76 (15.35%) SQL Server
15 74 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
16 71 (14.34%) SDLC
16 71 (14.34%) Web Services
17 65 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
18 60 (12.12%) XML
19 59 (11.92%) HTML
20 56 (11.31%) C++
21 55 (11.11%) IBM
21 55 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
22 54 (10.91%) CSS
23 53 (10.71%) Technical Leadership
24 49 (9.90%) Ansible
24 49 (9.90%) Docker
24 49 (9.90%) Software Engineering

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 55 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 44 (8.89%) WebSphere
3 39 (7.88%) Tomcat
4 38 (7.68%) BizTalk Server
5 37 (7.47%) WebLogic
6 27 (5.45%) Apache
7 24 (4.85%) IIS
7 24 (4.85%) Mule
8 22 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (4.04%) Confluence
10 15 (3.03%) Mule ESB
11 10 (2.02%) Anypoint
11 10 (2.02%) nginx
11 10 (2.02%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (1.62%) Oracle Coherence
13 7 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
13 7 (1.41%) SharePoint
14 6 (1.21%) CICS
14 6 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (1.01%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (3.43%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.61%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (0.61%) HipChat
3 3 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.20%) Mingle
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.82%) Shopify
3 8 (1.62%) Distributed Ledger
3 8 (1.62%) Documaker
3 8 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 6 (1.21%) Markit EDM
5 6 (1.21%) thinkFolio
6 5 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.01%) Eikon
7 4 (0.81%) HFM
7 4 (0.81%) Oracle FAH
8 3 (0.61%) Magento
8 3 (0.61%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 3 (0.61%) SAP ICH
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 83 (16.77%) AWS
2 30 (6.06%) Azure
2 30 (6.06%) SaaS
3 29 (5.86%) IaaS
4 21 (4.24%) GCP
5 18 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (3.43%) Office 365
6 17 (3.43%) OpenShift
7 9 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (1.41%) Power Platform
9 6 (1.21%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.21%) Boomi
9 6 (1.21%) Route 53
10 5 (1.01%) BlazeMeter
10 5 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (1.01%) GitHub
10 5 (1.01%) PaaS
10 5 (1.01%) Serverless
11 4 (0.81%) AWS Fargate
11 4 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.06%) Internet
2 9 (1.82%) DNS
2 9 (1.82%) HTTP
3 6 (1.21%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.01%) FTP
5 4 (0.81%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.81%) Network Security
6 3 (0.61%) DHCP
6 3 (0.61%) Firewall
6 3 (0.61%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.61%) SAN
6 3 (0.61%) SMTP
6 3 (0.61%) Wireless
7 2 (0.40%) SSL
7 2 (0.40%) X.509
8 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (15.35%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.07%) Big Data
3 30 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 27 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (5.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (3.23%) MySQL
6 16 (3.23%) RDBMS
7 12 (2.42%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.22%) Blockchain
8 11 (2.22%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (1.62%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (1.62%) Redis
11 7 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.41%) Power BI
12 6 (1.21%) DB2
13 5 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (8.28%) Git (software)
2 33 (6.67%) JIRA
3 32 (6.46%) Jenkins
4 19 (3.84%) Maven
5 18 (3.64%) Cucumber
6 16 (3.23%) Subversion
7 12 (2.42%) JMeter
7 12 (2.42%) Selenium
8 11 (2.22%) LoadRunner
9 10 (2.02%) Visual Studio
10 9 (1.82%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.62%) SoapUI
11 8 (1.62%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.41%) GitLab
12 7 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (1.41%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.21%) JUnit
13 6 (1.21%) WebDriver
14 5 (1.01%) eggPlant
14 5 (1.01%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 167 (33.74%) Finance
2 92 (18.59%) Banking
3 29 (5.86%) Front Office
4 25 (5.05%) Retail
5 18 (3.64%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.63%) Billing
6 13 (2.63%) Marketing
7 12 (2.42%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.82%) Legal
9 8 (1.62%) Multimedia
10 7 (1.41%) Automotive
10 7 (1.41%) Public Sector
11 6 (1.21%) Telecoms
12 5 (1.01%) Dutch Language
12 5 (1.01%) German Language
13 4 (0.81%) French Language
14 3 (0.61%) Advertising
14 3 (0.61%) Back Office
14 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 161 (32.53%) Developer
2 74 (14.95%) Architect
3 44 (8.89%) Java Developer
4 41 (8.28%) Analyst
5 36 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
6 34 (6.87%) Software Developer
7 29 (5.86%) Consultant
8 26 (5.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 26 (5.25%) Integration Architect
8 26 (5.25%) Support Analyst
9 25 (5.05%) Applications Support
10 23 (4.65%) Integration Developer
10 23 (4.65%) Senior DevOps
10 23 (4.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.24%) SQL Developer
12 19 (3.84%) Oracle Developer
13 18 (3.64%) Applications Support Analyst
13 18 (3.64%) EAI Developer
13 18 (3.64%) SOA Developer
14 17 (3.43%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (17.58%) .NET
2 71 (14.34%) Web Services
3 60 (12.12%) XML
4 59 (11.92%) HTML
5 54 (10.91%) CSS
6 47 (9.49%) Spring
7 33 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 33 (6.67%) J2EE
7 33 (6.67%) SOAP
8 31 (6.26%) AngularJS
9 30 (6.06%) XSLT
10 29 (5.86%) REST
11 25 (5.05%) React
12 23 (4.65%) HTML5
12 23 (4.65%) IBM Integration Bus
12 23 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
12 23 (4.65%) XSD
13 21 (4.24%) Apache Flex
13 21 (4.24%) Kafka
14 20 (4.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 74 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.25%) Public Cloud
3 20 (4.04%) Algorithms
3 20 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.43%) Data Centre
5 17 (3.43%) User Experience
6 15 (3.03%) Derivative
6 15 (3.03%) Equities
7 11 (2.22%) Cloud Native
8 9 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.62%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.62%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.41%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.41%) Mainframe
11 6 (1.21%) Fixed Income
11 6 (1.21%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 117 (23.64%) Linux
2 84 (16.97%) Windows
3 26 (5.25%) Unix
4 8 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.81%) Android
6 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.61%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.61%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.61%) zOS
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (20.00%) DevOps
3 82 (16.57%) SOA
4 71 (14.34%) SDLC
5 65 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
6 53 (10.71%) Technical Leadership
7 49 (9.90%) Software Engineering
8 48 (9.70%) Project Management
9 41 (8.28%) Presales
10 40 (8.08%) High Availability
11 39 (7.88%) Computer Science
11 39 (7.88%) Migration
12 38 (7.68%) OO
12 38 (7.68%) TDD
13 37 (7.47%) Mentoring
13 37 (7.47%) Runbook
14 35 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 34 (6.87%) OOP
16 33 (6.67%) Integration Testing
17 31 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 217 (43.84%) Java
2 111 (22.42%) SQL
3 82 (16.57%) JavaScript
4 78 (15.76%) C#
5 56 (11.31%) C++
6 40 (8.08%) Python
7 34 (6.87%) C
8 33 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 25 (5.05%) XPath
10 16 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 16 (3.23%) PHP
11 14 (2.83%) TypeScript
12 13 (2.63%) Ada
13 12 (2.42%) Groovy
13 12 (2.42%) Java 8
14 9 (1.82%) Perl
14 9 (1.82%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.62%) Kotlin
15 8 (1.62%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (8.69%) Degree
2 9 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.41%) AWS Certification
4 7 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.21%) TOGAF Certification
6 5 (1.01%) MCSD
6 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.40%) CISM
7 2 (0.40%) CISSP
8 1 (0.20%) CEH
8 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.20%) PMP
8 1 (0.20%) RHCA
8 1 (0.20%) RHCE
8 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.85%) SLA
2 16 (3.23%) QA
3 4 (0.81%) PMO
4 3 (0.61%) GLP
4 3 (0.61%) GxP
5 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 49 (9.90%) Docker
2 19 (3.84%) Forefront TMG
3 18 (3.64%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.81%) vSphere
5 3 (0.61%) Firmware
6 2 (0.40%) Microcode
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.20%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.20%) Gluster
7 1 (0.20%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 49 (9.90%) Ansible
2 37 (7.47%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (5.86%) Puppet
4 18 (3.64%) Kubernetes
4 18 (3.64%) Terraform
5 9 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (1.62%) HAProxy
7 6 (1.21%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (0.61%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.61%) Nagios
10 3 (0.61%) Prometheus
10 3 (0.61%) SCCM
10 3 (0.61%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.40%) QRadar
12 1 (0.20%) Automic
12 1 (0.20%) Kibana
12 1 (0.20%) Opsview
12 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 126 (25.45%) Oracle
2 78 (15.76%) Microsoft
3 55 (11.11%) IBM
4 44 (8.89%) WorldPay
5 43 (8.69%) Salesforce.com
6 37 (7.47%) TIBCO
7 25 (5.05%) MuleSoft
8 17 (3.43%) Solace
9 14 (2.83%) Bloomberg
10 13 (2.63%) WSO2
11 10 (2.02%) Atlassian
11 10 (2.02%) Red Hat
12 9 (1.82%) SAP
13 8 (1.62%) FactSet
13 8 (1.62%) Reuters
14 6 (1.21%) Google
14 6 (1.21%) JD Edwards
15 5 (1.01%) HP
15 5 (1.01%) InterSystems
15 5 (1.01%) Sitecore