Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > London
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 274 232
Rank change year-on-year -12 -42 -33
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 831 940 1,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.16% 1.29% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.85% 3.20% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 509 645 920
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £46,200 £48,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -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 29,187 29,350 33,717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.78% 40.18% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23,869 24,373 29,653
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 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
Central London -70 100 £71,250 +1.79% 19
West London +36 51 £52,500 +2.44% 11
East London +8 26 £70,000 - 5
North London +15 13 £62,500 +6.38%
South London +6 12 £70,000 +12.00% 6
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, 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.

1 340 (40.91%) Finance
2 307 (36.94%) Java
3 272 (32.73%) SQL
4 261 (31.41%) Oracle
4 261 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
5 201 (24.19%) Linux
6 197 (23.71%) .NET
7 192 (23.10%) Microsoft
8 183 (22.02%) SQL Server
9 176 (21.18%) C#
10 172 (20.70%) Windows
11 164 (19.74%) Problem-Solving
12 150 (18.05%) Banking
13 142 (17.09%) JavaScript
14 141 (16.97%) SOA
15 136 (16.37%) Web Services
16 129 (15.52%) Degree
17 128 (15.40%) SDLC
18 124 (14.92%) Amazon AWS
19 121 (14.56%) DevOps
20 116 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
21 110 (13.24%) Enterprise Software
22 109 (13.12%) Scrum
23 102 (12.27%) Project Management
23 102 (12.27%) Data Centre
24 101 (12.15%) REST
24 101 (12.15%) WebSphere
25 100 (12.03%) Change Management
26 93 (11.19%) VMware
26 93 (11.19%) Unix

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
1 101 (12.15%) WebSphere
2 60 (7.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 59 (7.10%) Tomcat
4 53 (6.38%) Apache
5 49 (5.90%) WebLogic
6 46 (5.54%) IIS
7 42 (5.05%) SharePoint
8 38 (4.57%) BizTalk Server
9 34 (4.09%) CMS
9 34 (4.09%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (2.77%) Apache Spark
11 22 (2.65%) Confluence
11 22 (2.65%) JBoss
12 21 (2.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 19 (2.29%) EPiServer
13 19 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
13 19 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
13 19 (2.29%) Umbraco
14 17 (2.05%) NServiceBus
14 17 (2.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (0.84%) Adobe Premiere
2 7 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.56%) Markit EDM
2 12 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
3 10 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (0.96%) HFM
5 8 (0.96%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
5 8 (0.96%) Oracle FAH
5 8 (0.96%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 5 (0.60%) Documaker
6 5 (0.60%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.24%) Kondor
9 2 (0.24%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 124 (14.92%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (9.63%) SaaS
4 42 (5.05%) PaaS
5 27 (3.25%) Office 365
6 20 (2.41%) IaaS
7 10 (1.20%) Boomi
7 10 (1.20%) GitHub
7 10 (1.20%) Serverless
8 8 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.96%) Yammer
9 7 (0.84%) Algolia
9 7 (0.84%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
10 6 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.72%) OpenShift
10 6 (0.72%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 6 (0.72%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 5 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.60%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (7.34%) Firewall
2 47 (5.66%) SAN
3 38 (4.57%) HTTP
4 33 (3.97%) TCP/IP
5 30 (3.61%) NAS
6 23 (2.77%) DNS
7 21 (2.53%) Internet
8 20 (2.41%) LAN
8 20 (2.41%) WAN
9 19 (2.29%) VoIP
10 17 (2.05%) Wireless
11 15 (1.81%) MPLS
12 14 (1.68%) FTP
13 13 (1.56%) DHCP
14 10 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (1.20%) Software-Defined Networking
14 10 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (0.96%) AMQP
15 8 (0.96%) Intranet
15 8 (0.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (22.02%) SQL Server
2 85 (10.23%) MongoDB
3 69 (8.30%) Relational Database
4 63 (7.58%) NoSQL
5 60 (7.22%) Big Data
6 52 (6.26%) Oracle Database
7 47 (5.66%) MySQL
8 46 (5.54%) RDBMS
9 43 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (3.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (2.41%) Blockchain
14 19 (2.29%) Hadoop
15 17 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
16 16 (1.93%) Oracle BI EE
17 15 (1.81%) Apache Hive
17 15 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (1.68%) DB2
19 12 (1.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 69 (8.30%) Git (software)
2 49 (5.90%) Maven
3 47 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 41 (4.93%) JIRA
5 40 (4.81%) NUnit
6 33 (3.97%) Subversion
7 29 (3.49%) TeamCity
8 25 (3.01%) Visual Studio
9 20 (2.41%) Eclipse
10 19 (2.29%) Selenium
11 18 (2.17%) JUnit
12 17 (2.05%) Gradle
13 16 (1.93%) Artifactory
13 16 (1.93%) Bitbucket
13 16 (1.93%) Moq
13 16 (1.93%) NCrunch
13 16 (1.93%) ReSharper
14 14 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 9 (1.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 340 (40.91%) Finance
2 150 (18.05%) Banking
3 90 (10.83%) Investment Banking
4 62 (7.46%) Retail
5 46 (5.54%) Financial Institution
6 28 (3.37%) Front Office
7 21 (2.53%) Marketing
8 14 (1.68%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.56%) Back Office
10 10 (1.20%) Military
11 9 (1.08%) Publishing
12 8 (0.96%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.84%) Games
14 6 (0.72%) Billing
15 5 (0.60%) French Language
15 5 (0.60%) German Language
15 5 (0.60%) Law
16 4 (0.48%) Dutch Language
16 4 (0.48%) Electronics
16 4 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 258 (31.05%) Developer
2 134 (16.13%) Architect
3 73 (8.78%) Analyst
4 66 (7.94%) C# Developer
5 64 (7.70%) Java Developer
6 61 (7.34%) Consultant
7 59 (7.10%) Senior Developer
8 55 (6.62%) Applications Support
9 40 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
9 40 (4.81%) Support Analyst
10 39 (4.69%) .NET Developer
11 38 (4.57%) Linux Engineer
12 35 (4.21%) Applications Support Analyst
13 33 (3.97%) Software Engineer
14 26 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
15 25 (3.01%) C# .NET Developer
16 24 (2.89%) Integration Architect
17 23 (2.77%) Senior Software Engineer
18 21 (2.53%) Full Stack Developer
19 20 (2.41%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (23.71%) .NET
2 136 (16.37%) Web Services
3 101 (12.15%) REST
4 84 (10.11%) ASP.NET
5 83 (9.99%) Spring
6 82 (9.87%) XML
7 75 (9.03%) HTML
8 72 (8.66%) AngularJS
8 72 (8.66%) JSON
9 59 (7.10%) WCF
10 55 (6.62%) Kafka
11 54 (6.50%) RabbitMQ
12 51 (6.14%) RESTful
13 50 (6.02%) HTML5
14 49 (5.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 49 (5.90%) CSS
15 47 (5.66%) React
16 45 (5.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 45 (5.42%) JMS
17 43 (5.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 110 (13.24%) Enterprise Software
2 102 (12.27%) Data Centre
3 88 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (6.62%) Management Information System
5 51 (6.14%) Fixed Income
6 48 (5.78%) Computer Science
7 45 (5.42%) Fintech
8 43 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 38 (4.57%) Cyberthreat
10 30 (3.61%) Algorithms
11 28 (3.37%) Data Structures
11 28 (3.37%) User Experience
12 25 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
13 24 (2.89%) Derivative
13 24 (2.89%) Equities
14 21 (2.53%) Mobile App
15 17 (2.05%) Private Cloud
15 17 (2.05%) Spread Betting
16 13 (1.56%) PKI
17 12 (1.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 201 (24.19%) Linux
2 172 (20.70%) Windows
3 93 (11.19%) Unix
4 46 (5.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (5.17%) Solaris
6 34 (4.09%) Windows Server
7 22 (2.65%) AIX
8 14 (1.68%) Android
9 13 (1.56%) CentOS
10 12 (1.44%) Windows 10
11 9 (1.08%) HPUX
11 9 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.84%) Apple iOS
12 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.60%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.60%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.36%) VMS
15 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (19.74%) Problem-Solving
3 141 (16.97%) SOA
4 128 (15.40%) SDLC
5 121 (14.56%) DevOps
6 109 (13.12%) Scrum
7 102 (12.27%) Project Management
8 100 (12.03%) Change Management
9 89 (10.71%) OO
10 88 (10.59%) Analytics
10 88 (10.59%) Software Engineering
11 80 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
12 78 (9.39%) MVC
13 72 (8.66%) IT Strategy
14 71 (8.54%) ITIL
15 66 (7.94%) TDD
16 65 (7.82%) Test Automation
17 60 (7.22%) Risk Management
18 59 (7.10%) ETL
19 58 (6.98%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 307 (36.94%) Java
2 272 (32.73%) SQL
3 176 (21.18%) C#
4 142 (17.09%) JavaScript
5 81 (9.75%) PowerShell
6 75 (9.03%) Python
7 57 (6.86%) PL/SQL
8 54 (6.50%) Perl
9 52 (6.26%) Bash Shell
10 45 (5.42%) C++
11 43 (5.17%) Shell Script
12 25 (3.01%) T-SQL
13 23 (2.77%) C
14 20 (2.41%) Scala
15 19 (2.29%) Java 8
16 17 (2.05%) Ruby
17 15 (1.81%) Apex Code
18 14 (1.68%) R
19 13 (1.56%) Korn
19 13 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 129 (15.52%) Degree
2 35 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (3.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 28 (3.37%) Security Cleared
5 22 (2.65%) TOGAF Certification
6 21 (2.53%) Numerate Degree
7 13 (1.56%) MCSE
8 12 (1.44%) SC Cleared
9 11 (1.32%) MCAD
9 11 (1.32%) MCSD
10 10 (1.20%) DV Cleared
10 10 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.20%) MCSA
10 10 (1.20%) VCDX
11 9 (1.08%) Master's Degree
11 9 (1.08%) RHCE
12 7 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.48%) IIBA
13 4 (0.48%) RHCSA
14 3 (0.36%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.57%) PMO
2 34 (4.09%) QA
3 25 (3.01%) SLA
4 14 (1.68%) GDPR
5 11 (1.32%) COBIT
6 6 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.24%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.12%) Basel III
9 1 (0.12%) GCP
9 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.12%) SEPA
9 1 (0.12%) TARGET2
System Software
1 72 (8.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (5.42%) Docker
3 35 (4.21%) Oracle RAC
4 26 (3.13%) Active Directory
5 24 (2.89%) Hyper-V
6 15 (1.81%) Apache Flume
7 14 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 10 (1.20%) HDFS
9 10 (1.20%) VMware NSX
10 6 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (0.60%) NFS
11 5 (0.60%) Samba
11 5 (0.60%) vCloud
11 5 (0.60%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.36%) iptables
12 3 (0.36%) KVM
12 3 (0.36%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 38 (4.57%) Puppet
2 28 (3.37%) Ansible
3 19 (2.29%) Kubernetes
4 15 (1.81%) SCCM
5 12 (1.44%) Terraform
6 9 (1.08%) Control-M
6 9 (1.08%) Nagios
6 9 (1.08%) WMI
7 8 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.84%) vRealize
9 6 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (0.72%) Rancher
10 5 (0.60%) BladeLogic
10 5 (0.60%) Jamf Pro
10 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (0.60%) Oozie
10 5 (0.60%) Sysdig
10 5 (0.60%) Xymon
10 5 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 261 (31.41%) Oracle
2 192 (23.10%) Microsoft
3 93 (11.19%) VMware
4 83 (9.99%) IBM
5 63 (7.58%) Cognizant
6 60 (7.22%) Red Hat
7 43 (5.17%) Cisco
7 43 (5.17%) SAP
8 39 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
8 39 (4.69%) TIBCO
9 38 (4.57%) Google
10 34 (4.09%) HP
11 23 (2.77%) Sybase
12 21 (2.53%) Citrix
12 21 (2.53%) Splunk
13 20 (2.41%) Solace
14 19 (2.29%) MuleSoft
15 18 (2.17%) DevExpress
16 16 (1.93%) Cloudera
17 15 (1.81%) F5