Period
to 16 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > London
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 229 222
Rank change year-on-year -85 -7 0
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 742 1116 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.01% 1.50% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.58% 3.75% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 519 819 1023
London median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.90% +7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £97,750 £95,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -

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 28729 29791 32988
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.07% 40.17% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 23535 26146 28377
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.00% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 -32 104 £62,500 -3.85% 14
West London +37 46 £57,500 -6.50% 3
East London +1 15 £62,500 -21.88% 1
South London -11 2 £72,500 -9.38% 1
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 330 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (42.86%) Java
3 317 (42.72%) Finance
4 204 (27.49%) Oracle
5 196 (26.42%) SQL
6 172 (23.18%) Banking
7 159 (21.43%) Linux
8 145 (19.54%) C#
9 143 (19.27%) .NET
10 141 (19.00%) Unix
11 138 (18.60%) Degree
12 131 (17.65%) RESTful
13 126 (16.98%) SQL Server
14 123 (16.58%) Windows
15 117 (15.77%) Microsoft
16 114 (15.36%) Software Engineering
17 108 (14.56%) Investment Banking
18 106 (14.29%) JavaScript
19 104 (14.02%) Python
20 102 (13.75%) Scrum
21 101 (13.61%) Spring
21 101 (13.61%) HTML
22 95 (12.80%) OO
22 95 (12.80%) Unit Testing
23 93 (12.53%) IBM
23 93 (12.53%) TDD
24 91 (12.26%) MVC
24 91 (12.26%) Web Services
24 91 (12.26%) Computer Science
24 91 (12.26%) 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 83 (11.19%) Tomcat
2 57 (7.68%) IIS
3 56 (7.55%) WebSphere
4 53 (7.14%) JBoss
5 45 (6.06%) Apache
6 39 (5.26%) CMS
7 34 (4.58%) WebLogic
8 31 (4.18%) BizTalk Server
9 28 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 24 (3.23%) Confluence
11 20 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
12 16 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (1.89%) SharePoint
14 11 (1.48%) MQSeries
14 11 (1.48%) MS Exchange
15 9 (1.21%) Ethereum
15 9 (1.21%) OpenStack
16 8 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 8 (1.08%) Apache Spark
16 8 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (2.56%) Magento
1 19 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.35%) BusinessWorks
4 8 (1.08%) Oracle HRMS
4 8 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.94%) SAP SRM
6 6 (0.81%) SAP SD
7 5 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.67%) RMDS
8 4 (0.54%) Kondor
8 4 (0.54%) SAP Hybris
8 4 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.40%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.40%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.40%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.40%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 61 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (7.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (5.66%) SaaS
4 37 (4.99%) PaaS
5 26 (3.50%) IaaS
6 25 (3.37%) Office 365
7 12 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 8 (1.08%) Yammer
10 7 (0.94%) Boomi
11 6 (0.81%) Cloudflare
11 6 (0.81%) Force.com
11 6 (0.81%) Oracle CX
11 6 (0.81%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 3 (0.40%) Serverless
13 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 2 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.91%) Internet
2 28 (3.77%) SAN
3 22 (2.96%) HTTP
4 19 (2.56%) Firewall
5 17 (2.29%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.35%) LAN
6 10 (1.35%) WAN
7 9 (1.21%) AMQP
8 8 (1.08%) Intranet
9 7 (0.94%) DHCP
9 7 (0.94%) DNS
10 6 (0.81%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.67%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.67%) Network Security
11 5 (0.67%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (0.54%) DVB
12 4 (0.54%) FIX Connectivity
12 4 (0.54%) HbbTV
12 4 (0.54%) Wireless
13 3 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 63 (8.49%) Relational Database
3 52 (7.01%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (4.58%) RDBMS
6 33 (4.45%) BusinessObjects
7 23 (3.10%) Oracle Database
8 22 (2.96%) Blockchain
9 18 (2.43%) MySQL
10 17 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (2.16%) Endeca
11 16 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (1.89%) Big Data
13 13 (1.75%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
14 12 (1.62%) Hadoop
14 12 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
15 11 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 91 (12.26%) Git (software)
2 67 (9.03%) Maven
3 64 (8.63%) JIRA
4 58 (7.82%) JUnit
5 55 (7.41%) Jenkins
6 49 (6.60%) Subversion
7 40 (5.39%) Mockito
8 34 (4.58%) Sonatype Nexus
9 30 (4.04%) NUnit
10 25 (3.37%) TeamCity
11 20 (2.70%) Selenium
12 12 (1.62%) MSTest
13 11 (1.48%) Jasmine
14 10 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (1.35%) Visual Studio
15 9 (1.21%) Eclipse
16 8 (1.08%) IntelliJ
17 7 (0.94%) Vagrant
18 6 (0.81%) SpecFlow
18 6 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 317 (42.72%) Finance
2 172 (23.18%) Banking
3 108 (14.56%) Investment Banking
4 81 (10.92%) Retail Banking
5 76 (10.24%) Front Office
5 76 (10.24%) Marketing
6 34 (4.58%) Publishing
7 32 (4.31%) Telecoms
8 26 (3.50%) Retail
9 23 (3.10%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.35%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.21%) Electronics
12 7 (0.94%) Back Office
13 6 (0.81%) Advertising
13 6 (0.81%) French Language
13 6 (0.81%) German Language
13 6 (0.81%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.67%) Billing
14 5 (0.67%) Games
14 5 (0.67%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 290 (39.08%) Developer
2 140 (18.87%) Architect
3 132 (17.79%) Java Developer
4 105 (14.15%) Senior Developer
5 58 (7.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 52 (7.01%) Analyst
7 50 (6.74%) Software Engineer
8 46 (6.20%) Solutions Architect
9 37 (4.99%) Oracle Developer
10 35 (4.72%) .NET Developer
11 34 (4.58%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 28 (3.77%) Applications Support
13 24 (3.23%) Agile Developer
13 24 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
13 24 (3.23%) Consultant
13 24 (3.23%) Integration Architect
14 23 (3.10%) BizTalk Developer
15 22 (2.96%) C# Developer
15 22 (2.96%) Salesforce Architect
15 22 (2.96%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (19.27%) .NET
2 131 (17.65%) RESTful
3 101 (13.61%) HTML
3 101 (13.61%) Spring
4 91 (12.26%) Web Services
5 84 (11.32%) XML
6 74 (9.97%) CSS
7 73 (9.84%) ASP.NET
8 71 (9.57%) J2EE
9 65 (8.76%) .NET Framework
10 60 (8.09%) JMS
10 60 (8.09%) TIBCO EMS
11 59 (7.95%) REST
12 54 (7.28%) HTML5
13 52 (7.01%) AngularJS
13 52 (7.01%) SOAP
14 48 (6.47%) JSON
15 43 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
16 42 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
16 42 (5.66%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 91 (12.26%) Computer Science
2 86 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (6.87%) Derivative
3 51 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (5.66%) Data Centre
5 31 (4.18%) Equity Derivative
6 30 (4.04%) Equities
7 27 (3.64%) Fintech
7 27 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 25 (3.37%) Management Information System
9 19 (2.56%) Hedge funds
10 18 (2.43%) Mobile App
10 18 (2.43%) SWIFT
11 17 (2.29%) User Experience
12 16 (2.16%) iPad
13 15 (2.02%) Clustering
14 13 (1.75%) Client/Server
14 13 (1.75%) Fixed Income
15 12 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
16 11 (1.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 159 (21.43%) Linux
2 141 (19.00%) Unix
3 123 (16.58%) Windows
4 34 (4.58%) Solaris
5 33 (4.45%) Windows Server
6 17 (2.29%) Android
6 17 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (2.02%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.08%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.81%) AIX
10 5 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.54%) VMS
12 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (15.36%) Software Engineering
3 102 (13.75%) Scrum
4 95 (12.80%) OO
4 95 (12.80%) Unit Testing
5 93 (12.53%) TDD
6 91 (12.26%) MVC
7 88 (11.86%) Asset Management
8 86 (11.59%) SOA
9 79 (10.65%) Wealth Management
10 77 (10.38%) SDLC
11 73 (9.84%) BDD
12 70 (9.43%) CRM
13 69 (9.30%) Multithreading
14 65 (8.76%) Project Management
15 64 (8.63%) Analytics
15 64 (8.63%) Migration
16 63 (8.49%) Data Integration
17 62 (8.36%) Change Management
18 60 (8.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 318 (42.86%) Java
2 196 (26.42%) SQL
3 145 (19.54%) C#
4 106 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 104 (14.02%) Python
6 70 (9.43%) Perl
7 64 (8.63%) Bash Shell
8 63 (8.49%) PL/SQL
9 58 (7.82%) C++
9 58 (7.82%) Shell Script
10 27 (3.64%) T-SQL
11 25 (3.37%) Scala
12 24 (3.23%) PHP
12 24 (3.23%) PowerShell
13 14 (1.89%) R
14 13 (1.75%) MATLAB
15 11 (1.48%) Ruby
15 11 (1.48%) TypeScript
16 10 (1.35%) C
17 9 (1.21%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 138 (18.60%) Degree
2 67 (9.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (3.10%) MCAD
4 23 (3.10%) MCSD
5 18 (2.43%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.21%) CISSP
7 9 (1.21%) Master's Degree
7 9 (1.21%) MCITP
7 9 (1.21%) MCTS
8 5 (0.67%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.67%) PMP
9 4 (0.54%) CISM
10 3 (0.40%) CEH
10 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.40%) GCIH
10 3 (0.40%) OSCP
11 2 (0.27%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.27%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.72%) SLA
2 11 (1.48%) QA
3 9 (1.21%) PMO
4 8 (1.08%) Basel III
4 8 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.94%) SEPA
6 6 (0.81%) TARGET2
7 4 (0.54%) OIPF
8 3 (0.40%) GPG13
8 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 32 (4.31%) Docker
2 18 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.62%) vSphere
4 10 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.81%) Active Directory
8 5 (0.67%) HDFS
8 5 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.54%) KVM
9 4 (0.54%) NFS
10 3 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.40%) Snort
10 3 (0.40%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.27%) XenApp
12 1 (0.13%) Firmware
12 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.13%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 32 (4.31%) Puppet
2 22 (2.96%) Tivoli
3 17 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.62%) Ansible
5 9 (1.21%) vRealize
6 7 (0.94%) Control-M
7 6 (0.81%) SCCM
8 5 (0.67%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.67%) Opsview
8 5 (0.67%) SCOM
9 4 (0.54%) Mesos
9 4 (0.54%) systemd
9 4 (0.54%) vCenter Server
9 4 (0.54%) vMotion
10 3 (0.40%) Fluentd
10 3 (0.40%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.40%) QRadar
10 3 (0.40%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.40%) Suricata
11 2 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 204 (27.49%) Oracle
2 117 (15.77%) Microsoft
3 93 (12.53%) IBM
4 81 (10.92%) TIBCO
5 35 (4.72%) Sybase
6 33 (4.45%) Tableau
7 32 (4.31%) Red Hat
8 31 (4.18%) SAP
8 31 (4.18%) Sun
9 29 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
9 29 (3.91%) VMware
10 20 (2.70%) hybris
11 18 (2.43%) Solace
12 17 (2.29%) ATG
12 17 (2.29%) Informatica
13 15 (2.02%) Adobe
13 15 (2.02%) EMC
14 14 (1.89%) MuleSoft
15 12 (1.62%) Veritas
16 11 (1.48%) Dell