Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 323 234
Rank change year-on-year -2 -89 -10
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 633 755 1,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.95% 1.02% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 2.62% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 406 526 813
London median annual salary £72,500 £69,750 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.94% -3.79% +7.41%
10th Percentile £49,128 £46,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 27,133 28,846 29,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.78% 38.93% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22,369 23,649 26,270
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +1.69% +7.27%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,466 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -19 91 £70,000 +12.00% 27
West London +7 27 £55,000 -4.35% 8
South London +5 16 £72,500 - 3
East London -3 8 £80,000 +10.34% 3
North London - 5 £35,332 -
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 236 (37.28%) Finance
2 232 (36.65%) Java
3 216 (34.12%) SQL
4 211 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 173 (27.33%) Linux
6 168 (26.54%) SQL Server
7 141 (22.27%) DevOps
8 139 (21.96%) Oracle
9 126 (19.91%) .NET
10 123 (19.43%) C#
11 120 (18.96%) Microsoft
12 116 (18.33%) JavaScript
13 113 (17.85%) Python
14 106 (16.75%) Test Automation
15 105 (16.59%) Windows
16 104 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
17 92 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
17 92 (14.53%) Scrum
17 92 (14.53%) Degree
18 91 (14.38%) Amazon AWS
19 90 (14.22%) Git (software)
20 89 (14.06%) Banking
21 88 (13.90%) OO
21 88 (13.90%) REST
22 82 (12.95%) AngularJS
23 77 (12.16%) SOA
23 77 (12.16%) Project Management
23 77 (12.16%) WebSphere
24 76 (12.01%) Problem-Solving
25 73 (11.53%) Web Services

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 77 (12.16%) WebSphere
2 36 (5.69%) Confluence
3 34 (5.37%) Elasticsearch
4 33 (5.21%) Apache
5 28 (4.42%) CMS
6 27 (4.27%) MQSeries
7 23 (3.63%) Tomcat
8 22 (3.48%) Apache Spark
9 21 (3.32%) BizTalk Server
10 19 (3.00%) Mule
10 19 (3.00%) WebLogic
11 14 (2.21%) OpenStack
11 14 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (2.21%) SharePoint
12 13 (2.05%) NServiceBus
13 10 (1.58%) Hyperledger
13 10 (1.58%) IIS
14 6 (0.95%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.95%) JBoss
14 6 (0.95%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 13 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.42%) Markit EDM
2 8 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.26%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.95%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 4 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.63%) SAP SD
5 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.32%) Kondor
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.16%) Global One
7 1 (0.16%) Magento
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 104 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 91 (14.38%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (4.74%) PaaS
4 23 (3.63%) SaaS
5 20 (3.16%) Amazon S3
6 17 (2.69%) OpenShift
7 16 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (2.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (2.37%) Office 365
9 13 (2.05%) Amazon EMR
10 10 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (1.58%) IaaS
11 9 (1.42%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 9 (1.42%) Boomi
12 8 (1.26%) GitHub
12 8 (1.26%) Serverless
13 6 (0.95%) G Suite
14 5 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
14 5 (0.79%) Heroku
14 5 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.95%) Internet
2 16 (2.53%) WAN
3 14 (2.21%) Firewall
3 14 (2.21%) LAN
4 11 (1.74%) HTTP
4 11 (1.74%) VPN
5 10 (1.58%) SAN
5 10 (1.58%) VoIP
6 7 (1.11%) NAS
6 7 (1.11%) SSL
7 5 (0.79%) FTP
7 5 (0.79%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.63%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.63%) Network Security
8 4 (0.63%) PABX
9 3 (0.47%) AMQP
9 3 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (0.47%) FCoE
9 3 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (26.54%) SQL Server
2 72 (11.37%) NoSQL
3 63 (9.95%) Data Warehouse
4 62 (9.79%) Big Data
5 56 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (7.74%) Relational Database
7 45 (7.11%) MongoDB
8 39 (6.16%) Oracle Database
9 34 (5.37%) RDBMS
10 31 (4.90%) DB2
11 23 (3.63%) Hadoop
12 22 (3.48%) Power BI
13 20 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (3.16%) Apache Hive
13 20 (3.16%) Blockchain
14 18 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (2.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 16 (2.53%) MySQL
16 15 (2.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 90 (14.22%) Git (software)
2 62 (9.79%) Jenkins
3 53 (8.37%) JIRA
4 43 (6.79%) Maven
5 26 (4.11%) Subversion
6 22 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (3.32%) TeamCity
8 20 (3.16%) NUnit
9 18 (2.84%) Selenium
10 15 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
11 14 (2.21%) Artifactory
11 14 (2.21%) Bitbucket
12 13 (2.05%) Moq
12 13 (2.05%) NCrunch
12 13 (2.05%) ReSharper
13 11 (1.74%) Ant
14 10 (1.58%) Cucumber
14 10 (1.58%) JUnit
15 9 (1.42%) Mockito
15 9 (1.42%) SoapUI
General
1 236 (37.28%) Finance
2 89 (14.06%) Banking
3 50 (7.90%) Front Office
4 30 (4.74%) Investment Banking
5 29 (4.58%) Marketing
6 24 (3.79%) Retail
7 21 (3.32%) Financial Institution
8 18 (2.84%) Back Office
9 17 (2.69%) Advertising
10 11 (1.74%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.26%) Telecoms
12 7 (1.11%) Electronics
13 5 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.63%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.63%) Law
15 3 (0.47%) Billing
15 3 (0.47%) Games
15 3 (0.47%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.47%) Prime Brokerage
15 3 (0.47%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 219 (34.60%) Developer
2 76 (12.01%) Architect
3 63 (9.95%) Java Developer
4 58 (9.16%) Senior Developer
5 55 (8.69%) C# Developer
6 52 (8.21%) .NET Developer
7 36 (5.69%) Analyst
7 36 (5.69%) Software Engineer
8 29 (4.58%) Technical Architect
9 28 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (4.11%) Integration Developer
10 26 (4.11%) Senior C# Developer
11 25 (3.95%) Lead Developer
11 25 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
12 24 (3.79%) Consultant
13 23 (3.63%) Support Analyst
14 22 (3.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (3.32%) DevOps Engineer
15 21 (3.32%) Linux Engineer
15 21 (3.32%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (19.91%) .NET
2 88 (13.90%) REST
3 82 (12.95%) AngularJS
4 73 (11.53%) Spring
4 73 (11.53%) Web Services
5 62 (9.79%) HTML
6 61 (9.64%) WebSphere MQ
7 60 (9.48%) JMS
8 59 (9.32%) WCF
8 59 (9.32%) XML
9 58 (9.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 56 (8.85%) ASP.NET
11 48 (7.58%) Kafka
12 44 (6.95%) HTML5
13 43 (6.79%) JSON
14 42 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 40 (6.32%) CSS
16 39 (6.16%) Ajax
16 39 (6.16%) React
17 37 (5.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 92 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (9.79%) Data Centre
3 51 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (6.16%) Self-Motivation
5 28 (4.42%) Fixed Income
6 26 (4.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 24 (3.79%) Fintech
8 23 (3.63%) CMDB
9 20 (3.16%) Derivative
10 18 (2.84%) Management Information System
11 16 (2.53%) Mainframe
12 14 (2.21%) Data Structures
12 14 (2.21%) Spread Betting
13 13 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
13 13 (2.05%) Private Cloud
14 12 (1.90%) Equities
15 11 (1.74%) Algorithms
16 9 (1.42%) Cyberthreat
17 8 (1.26%) Mobile App
17 8 (1.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 173 (27.33%) Linux
2 105 (16.59%) Windows
3 68 (10.74%) Unix
4 56 (8.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (6.95%) Windows Server
6 33 (5.21%) Solaris
7 27 (4.27%) CentOS
8 15 (2.37%) AIX
8 15 (2.37%) HPUX
9 6 (0.95%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.95%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.63%) zOS
11 2 (0.32%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (22.27%) DevOps
3 106 (16.75%) Test Automation
4 92 (14.53%) Scrum
5 88 (13.90%) OO
6 77 (12.16%) Project Management
6 77 (12.16%) SOA
7 76 (12.01%) Problem-Solving
8 73 (11.53%) Software Engineering
9 71 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
9 71 (11.22%) ETL
10 69 (10.90%) SDLC
11 63 (9.95%) TDD
12 61 (9.64%) Analytics
12 61 (9.64%) MVC
13 58 (9.16%) Multithreading
14 57 (9.00%) Unit Testing
15 52 (8.21%) Computer Science
16 51 (8.06%) Risk Management
16 51 (8.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 232 (36.65%) Java
2 216 (34.12%) SQL
3 123 (19.43%) C#
4 116 (18.33%) JavaScript
5 113 (17.85%) Python
6 36 (5.69%) PowerShell
7 31 (4.90%) Java 8
8 28 (4.42%) C++
9 27 (4.27%) Bash Shell
10 24 (3.79%) Scala
10 24 (3.79%) Shell Script
11 23 (3.63%) T-SQL
12 22 (3.48%) Perl
12 22 (3.48%) VB.NET
13 20 (3.16%) C
14 18 (2.84%) VB
15 15 (2.37%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.90%) Apex Code
16 12 (1.90%) Go
17 9 (1.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 92 (14.53%) Degree
2 41 (6.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (4.11%) Security Cleared
4 22 (3.48%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.53%) RHCE
6 13 (2.05%) Master's Degree
7 9 (1.42%) MCSE
7 9 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.42%) RHCSA
8 6 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.95%) MBA
8 6 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.79%) CFA
9 5 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
10 4 (0.63%) CCNP
10 4 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.63%) CISSP
11 3 (0.47%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.47%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.95%) PMO
2 32 (5.06%) QA
3 15 (2.37%) HL7
4 11 (1.74%) MiFID
5 5 (0.79%) SLA
6 4 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.47%) GDPR
8 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.16%) COBIT
9 1 (0.16%) EMIR
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 64 (10.11%) Docker
2 34 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.37%) Hyper-V
3 15 (2.37%) vSphere
4 14 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.79%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.63%) Xen
9 3 (0.47%) KVM
9 3 (0.47%) NFS
9 3 (0.47%) SRDF
9 3 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.32%) HDFS
10 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 63 (9.95%) Ansible
2 48 (7.58%) Puppet
3 27 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (2.84%) Kubernetes
5 15 (2.37%) Automic
6 14 (2.21%) vRealize
7 13 (2.05%) vCenter Server
8 10 (1.58%) Ambari
8 10 (1.58%) Hadoop YARN
8 10 (1.58%) Kibana
9 9 (1.42%) logstash
10 8 (1.26%) HP ALM
10 8 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 6 (0.95%) Jamf Pro
11 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (0.95%) Terraform
11 6 (0.95%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 5 (0.79%) Packer
13 4 (0.63%) Xymon
Vendors
1 139 (21.96%) Oracle
2 120 (18.96%) Microsoft
3 64 (10.11%) TIBCO
4 60 (9.48%) Red Hat
5 53 (8.37%) VMware
6 52 (8.21%) IBM
7 46 (7.27%) Solace
8 37 (5.85%) MuleSoft
9 33 (5.21%) Cognizant
10 31 (4.90%) HP
11 29 (4.58%) Splunk
12 28 (4.42%) SAP
13 23 (3.63%) Google
14 18 (2.84%) Sybase
15 17 (2.69%) DevExpress
16 16 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (2.37%) Cadence
17 15 (2.37%) Telerik
18 14 (2.21%) Informatica
18 14 (2.21%) WorldPay