Period
to 20 September 2020

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 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 318 358 306
Rank change year-on-year +40 -52 -17
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 158 465 741
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.78% 0.83% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.71% 2.13% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 124 340 480
Median annual salary £70,000 £68,750 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% -5.17% +3.57%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,125 £108,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% -8.00% +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 9,231 21,820 28,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.68% 39.05% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7,788 18,179 22,906
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +3.00%

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 20 September 2020.

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 20 September 2020. 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 +145 37 £70,000 -6.67% 13
South London +43 7 £53,750 -28.33% 1
West London +36 3 £92,500 +76.19%
East London +31 3 £77,500 +22.05% 1
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2020, 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 67 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (39.87%) Finance
3 48 (30.38%) Oracle
3 48 (30.38%) Linux
4 46 (29.11%) Java
5 41 (25.95%) SQL
6 38 (24.05%) AWS
7 34 (21.52%) Azure
8 30 (18.99%) Banking
9 29 (18.35%) DevOps
10 27 (17.09%) Degree
11 26 (16.46%) Migration
12 25 (15.82%) Scrum
12 25 (15.82%) WebSphere
12 25 (15.82%) Microservices
13 24 (15.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (15.19%) IBM
14 23 (14.56%) Microsoft
14 23 (14.56%) Python
15 22 (13.92%) Windows
16 21 (13.29%) TCP/IP
17 20 (12.66%) SaaS
17 20 (12.66%) Self-Motivation
18 19 (12.03%) C#
19 18 (11.39%) Project Management
19 18 (11.39%) Computer Science Degree
20 17 (10.76%) .NET
20 17 (10.76%) Kubernetes
20 17 (10.76%) Kafka
21 16 (10.13%) 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 25 (15.82%) WebSphere
2 14 (8.86%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 12 (7.59%) Confluence
4 7 (4.43%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (3.16%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.53%) Apache
7 4 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.90%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.90%) Mule
8 3 (1.90%) WildFly
9 2 (1.27%) CMS
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.63%) Anypoint
10 1 (0.63%) MTS
10 1 (0.63%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.63%) nginx
10 1 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (4.43%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (5.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (5.06%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.27%) Endur
4 2 (1.27%) Findur
4 2 (1.27%) Magento
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.63%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.63%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
5 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.63%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.63%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 38 (24.05%) AWS
2 34 (21.52%) Azure
3 20 (12.66%) SaaS
4 13 (8.23%) GCP
5 8 (5.06%) Office 365
6 5 (3.16%) Serverless
7 3 (1.90%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.90%) BlazeMeter
7 3 (1.90%) PaaS
8 2 (1.27%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.63%) Boomi
9 1 (0.63%) GitHub
9 1 (0.63%) IaaS
9 1 (0.63%) npm
9 1 (0.63%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.29%) TCP/IP
2 14 (8.86%) FTP
2 14 (8.86%) SSH
3 10 (6.33%) Firewall
4 8 (5.06%) WAN
5 6 (3.80%) LAN
6 4 (2.53%) HTTP
6 4 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.53%) Network Security
6 4 (2.53%) Skype
6 4 (2.53%) WebEx
7 3 (1.90%) AMQP
8 2 (1.27%) DNS
8 2 (1.27%) Multicast
9 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (5.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.06%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.80%) Big Data
6 5 (3.16%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.90%) DB2
8 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.27%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.27%) KDB
9 2 (1.27%) MySQL
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Git (software)
1 12 (7.59%) JIRA
2 10 (6.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.43%) Cucumber
3 7 (4.43%) Maven
4 6 (3.80%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.16%) JUnit
6 3 (1.90%) Ant
6 3 (1.90%) eggPlant
6 3 (1.90%) JMeter
7 2 (1.27%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.27%) JBehave
7 2 (1.27%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.27%) Postman
7 2 (1.27%) REST Assured
7 2 (1.27%) Selenium
7 2 (1.27%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.27%) The Grinder
8 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 63 (39.87%) Finance
2 30 (18.99%) Banking
3 16 (10.13%) Back Office
4 12 (7.59%) Front Office
5 11 (6.96%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.53%) Mandarin Language
6 4 (2.53%) Retail
7 3 (1.90%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (32.28%) Developer
2 23 (14.56%) Architect
3 18 (11.39%) Integration Developer
4 16 (10.13%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.13%) Middleware Developer
5 14 (8.86%) Analyst
6 13 (8.23%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (6.33%) Technical Leader
8 9 (5.70%) Java Engineer
9 8 (5.06%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.06%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Applications Support
10 7 (4.43%) Consultant
10 7 (4.43%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Lead Java Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.80%) Data Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) Head of Infrastructure
11 6 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.76%) .NET
1 17 (10.76%) Kafka
2 15 (9.49%) Spring
3 11 (6.96%) AngularJS
3 11 (6.96%) Web Services
4 10 (6.33%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (5.70%) HTML
5 9 (5.70%) JMS
5 9 (5.70%) REST
6 8 (5.06%) CSS
6 8 (5.06%) Spring Boot
7 7 (4.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (4.43%) J2EE
7 7 (4.43%) Java EE
7 7 (4.43%) SOAP
8 6 (3.80%) Java SE
8 6 (3.80%) Lambda Expressions
8 6 (3.80%) MSMQ
8 6 (3.80%) React
8 6 (3.80%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.66%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (5.70%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.70%) SWIFT
5 8 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (4.43%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.16%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.53%) Cyber-Physical System
8 4 (2.53%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.53%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.90%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.90%) iPhone
9 3 (1.90%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.27%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.27%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 48 (30.38%) Linux
2 22 (13.92%) Windows
3 16 (10.13%) Windows Server
4 13 (8.23%) Oracle Linux
4 13 (8.23%) Unix
5 6 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.90%) Android
6 3 (1.90%) Solaris
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.35%) DevOps
3 26 (16.46%) Migration
4 25 (15.82%) Microservices
4 25 (15.82%) Scrum
5 24 (15.19%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (11.39%) Project Management
7 16 (10.13%) Software Engineering
8 15 (9.49%) Kanban
8 15 (9.49%) System Testing
8 15 (9.49%) Test Automation
9 14 (8.86%) Computer Science
9 14 (8.86%) Software Testing
10 13 (8.23%) Data Migration
11 12 (7.59%) Project Delivery
11 12 (7.59%) Release Management
11 12 (7.59%) SDLC
12 11 (6.96%) TDD
13 10 (6.33%) ERP
13 10 (6.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 46 (29.11%) Java
2 41 (25.95%) SQL
3 23 (14.56%) Python
4 19 (12.03%) C#
5 12 (7.59%) JavaScript
6 11 (6.96%) Java 8
7 9 (5.70%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.70%) C
7 9 (5.70%) Perl
8 7 (4.43%) C++
9 6 (3.80%) Kotlin
9 6 (3.80%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.16%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.53%) Apex Code
11 4 (2.53%) SOQL
12 3 (1.90%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.90%) VB
13 2 (1.27%) PHP
13 2 (1.27%) VBScript
14 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (17.09%) Degree
2 18 (11.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.70%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (2.53%) RHCE
4 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.27%) CISM
5 2 (1.27%) CISSP
5 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.27%) PMP
5 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) CEH
6 1 (0.63%) CISA
6 1 (0.63%) GIAC
6 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.63%) OCP
6 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.06%) QA
2 3 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.27%) EMIR
3 2 (1.27%) GDPR
3 2 (1.27%) NIST
4 1 (0.63%) COBIT
4 1 (0.63%) GxP
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.96%) Docker
2 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.27%) XenApp
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.63%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (10.76%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.43%) Ansible
3 5 (3.16%) Puppet
3 5 (3.16%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (2.53%) Kibana
4 4 (2.53%) logstash
5 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.27%) Terraform
6 1 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.63%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.63%) SELinux
6 1 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 48 (30.38%) Oracle
2 24 (15.19%) IBM
3 23 (14.56%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.96%) TIBCO
5 8 (5.06%) Bloomberg
6 7 (4.43%) Google
6 7 (4.43%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (4.43%) Solace
7 6 (3.80%) ServiceNow
8 5 (3.16%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.53%) MuleSoft
9 4 (2.53%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.90%) ATG
10 3 (1.90%) Demandware
10 3 (1.90%) hybris
11 2 (1.27%) Automation Anywhere
11 2 (1.27%) Blue Prism
11 2 (1.27%) OpenLink
11 2 (1.27%) UiPath
11 2 (1.27%) VMware