Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 286 232
Rank change year-on-year -11 -54 -19
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 736 896 1,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.07% 1.20% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 3.04% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 472 600 856
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £48,875 £46,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £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 28,446 29,431 31,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.33% 39.30% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23,252 23,806 27,913
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -49 98 £70,000 +27.27% 22
West London +13 34 £52,500 -6.67% 17
East London -16 20 £75,000 +7.14% 6
South London +29 13 £72,500 +16.00% 3
North London - 9 £35,332 - 3
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 316 (42.93%) Finance
2 305 (41.44%) Java
3 276 (37.50%) SQL
4 230 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 211 (28.67%) Oracle
6 207 (28.13%) Linux
7 182 (24.73%) SQL Server
8 169 (22.96%) .NET
9 157 (21.33%) Microsoft
10 154 (20.92%) C#
11 150 (20.38%) Windows
12 144 (19.57%) Banking
13 143 (19.43%) DevOps
14 134 (18.21%) JavaScript
15 128 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
16 119 (16.17%) Degree
17 112 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
18 110 (14.95%) Web Services
18 110 (14.95%) SDLC
19 109 (14.81%) Scrum
19 109 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
20 107 (14.54%) Python
21 106 (14.40%) OO
22 103 (13.99%) Unix
22 103 (13.99%) WebSphere
23 101 (13.72%) SOA
24 97 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
25 94 (12.77%) Test Automation
26 93 (12.64%) REST
26 93 (12.64%) Project Management

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
1 103 (13.99%) WebSphere
2 50 (6.79%) Apache
3 46 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 37 (5.03%) WebLogic
5 35 (4.76%) CMS
5 35 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
6 33 (4.48%) IIS
7 30 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 25 (3.40%) Confluence
9 24 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
9 24 (3.26%) OpenStack
10 20 (2.72%) NServiceBus
11 19 (2.58%) Apache Spark
12 17 (2.31%) SharePoint
13 16 (2.17%) JBoss
13 16 (2.17%) Mule
14 15 (2.04%) MQSeries
15 14 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 11 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
17 10 (1.36%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 19 (2.58%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (0.54%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (1.90%) Markit EDM
2 7 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.68%) Documaker
4 4 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 4 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.54%) SAP SD
5 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.27%) Kondor
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.14%) Global One
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 112 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 109 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (5.84%) SaaS
4 32 (4.35%) PaaS
5 16 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (2.17%) Office 365
6 15 (2.04%) OpenShift
7 12 (1.63%) GitHub
7 12 (1.63%) IaaS
8 10 (1.36%) Amazon S3
8 10 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
9 8 (1.09%) Serverless
10 7 (0.95%) Boomi
11 6 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.82%) G Suite
12 5 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
12 5 (0.68%) iPaaS
13 4 (0.54%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.66%) Firewall
2 32 (4.35%) HTTP
3 26 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 21 (2.85%) DNS
5 19 (2.58%) Internet
6 17 (2.31%) LAN
6 17 (2.31%) SAN
6 17 (2.31%) WAN
7 15 (2.04%) NAS
8 13 (1.77%) FTP
9 12 (1.63%) VoIP
10 11 (1.49%) DHCP
11 10 (1.36%) VPN
12 9 (1.22%) SSL
13 8 (1.09%) AMQP
14 7 (0.95%) Wireless
15 6 (0.82%) VLAN
16 5 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
16 5 (0.68%) IMAP
16 5 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 79 (10.73%) MongoDB
3 74 (10.05%) NoSQL
4 69 (9.38%) Big Data
5 58 (7.88%) Relational Database
6 54 (7.34%) Oracle Database
7 53 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 41 (5.57%) RDBMS
9 40 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
10 33 (4.48%) MySQL
11 29 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 29 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (3.67%) DB2
13 25 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 23 (3.13%) Blockchain
15 17 (2.31%) Apache Hive
15 17 (2.31%) Hadoop
16 16 (2.17%) Power BI
17 14 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
18 13 (1.77%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 88 (11.96%) Git (software)
2 58 (7.88%) Jenkins
2 58 (7.88%) Maven
3 47 (6.39%) JIRA
4 38 (5.16%) Subversion
5 37 (5.03%) NUnit
6 31 (4.21%) TeamCity
7 22 (2.99%) Selenium
8 21 (2.85%) Eclipse
8 21 (2.85%) JUnit
9 20 (2.72%) Artifactory
9 20 (2.72%) Bitbucket
10 19 (2.58%) Moq
10 19 (2.58%) NCrunch
10 19 (2.58%) ReSharper
10 19 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (2.04%) Gradle
12 13 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
12 13 (1.77%) Visual Studio
13 11 (1.49%) IntelliJ
General
1 316 (42.93%) Finance
2 144 (19.57%) Banking
3 72 (9.78%) Investment Banking
4 45 (6.11%) Financial Institution
5 43 (5.84%) Front Office
6 26 (3.53%) Retail
7 15 (2.04%) Back Office
7 15 (2.04%) Marketing
8 9 (1.22%) Advertising
8 9 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.09%) Military
10 6 (0.82%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.68%) Electronics
11 5 (0.68%) Games
11 5 (0.68%) Law
12 4 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.41%) Automotive
13 3 (0.41%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.27%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 256 (34.78%) Developer
2 97 (13.18%) Architect
3 75 (10.19%) Java Developer
4 64 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 63 (8.56%) C# Developer
6 49 (6.66%) Analyst
7 43 (5.84%) .NET Developer
7 43 (5.84%) Applications Support
8 38 (5.16%) Support Analyst
9 37 (5.03%) Consultant
9 37 (5.03%) Software Engineer
10 35 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
11 34 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
12 33 (4.48%) Integration Developer
13 31 (4.21%) Senior C# Developer
14 27 (3.67%) Senior Software Engineer
15 25 (3.40%) DevOps Engineer
16 22 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
16 22 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
16 22 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (22.96%) .NET
2 110 (14.95%) Web Services
3 93 (12.64%) REST
4 90 (12.23%) Spring
5 83 (11.28%) AngularJS
6 82 (11.14%) ASP.NET
7 72 (9.78%) HTML
8 71 (9.65%) XML
9 70 (9.51%) JSON
10 65 (8.83%) Kafka
11 60 (8.15%) HTML5
11 60 (8.15%) RabbitMQ
12 55 (7.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 55 (7.47%) React
13 54 (7.34%) WebSphere MQ
14 53 (7.20%) JMS
15 52 (7.07%) WCF
16 51 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
16 51 (6.93%) RESTful
17 44 (5.98%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 97 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (10.60%) Data Centre
3 66 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
4 49 (6.66%) Computer Science
4 49 (6.66%) Fixed Income
5 45 (6.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 43 (5.84%) Management Information System
7 37 (5.03%) Cyberthreat
7 37 (5.03%) Fintech
8 30 (4.08%) Algorithms
9 29 (3.94%) Data Structures
10 25 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
11 24 (3.26%) Derivative
12 20 (2.72%) Equities
13 16 (2.17%) Mainframe
14 15 (2.04%) Spread Betting
14 15 (2.04%) User Experience
15 13 (1.77%) PKI
16 12 (1.63%) CMDB
16 12 (1.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 207 (28.13%) Linux
2 150 (20.38%) Windows
3 103 (13.99%) Unix
4 58 (7.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (6.11%) Solaris
6 35 (4.76%) Windows Server
7 25 (3.40%) CentOS
8 24 (3.26%) AIX
9 14 (1.90%) HPUX
10 9 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.95%) Android
11 7 (0.95%) Windows 10
11 7 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.82%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.68%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.54%) VMS
15 3 (0.41%) zOS
16 2 (0.27%) Kali Linux
16 2 (0.27%) SUSE
16 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (19.43%) DevOps
3 128 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
4 110 (14.95%) SDLC
5 109 (14.81%) Scrum
6 106 (14.40%) OO
7 101 (13.72%) SOA
8 94 (12.77%) Test Automation
9 93 (12.64%) Project Management
10 88 (11.96%) Software Engineering
11 79 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
11 79 (10.73%) MVC
12 66 (8.97%) IT Strategy
13 64 (8.70%) Analytics
13 64 (8.70%) TDD
14 61 (8.29%) Change Management
14 61 (8.29%) Low Latency
15 60 (8.15%) Risk Management
16 58 (7.88%) Strategic Thinking
17 57 (7.74%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 305 (41.44%) Java
2 276 (37.50%) SQL
3 154 (20.92%) C#
4 134 (18.21%) JavaScript
5 107 (14.54%) Python
6 67 (9.10%) PowerShell
7 54 (7.34%) Perl
8 49 (6.66%) Bash Shell
9 46 (6.25%) Shell Script
10 45 (6.11%) PL/SQL
11 40 (5.43%) C++
12 30 (4.08%) T-SQL
13 22 (2.99%) Java 8
14 21 (2.85%) C
15 20 (2.72%) Ruby
15 20 (2.72%) Scala
16 14 (1.90%) Apex Code
16 14 (1.90%) Go
17 12 (1.63%) Korn
18 11 (1.49%) R
Qualifications
1 119 (16.17%) Degree
2 31 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (3.80%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.85%) Numerate Degree
5 19 (2.58%) SC Cleared
6 18 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (2.04%) RHCE
8 13 (1.77%) MCSE
9 10 (1.36%) Master's Degree
10 8 (1.09%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.09%) RHCSA
11 7 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.68%) CISSP
12 5 (0.68%) MBA
13 4 (0.54%) CFA
13 4 (0.54%) MCAD
13 4 (0.54%) MCSD
14 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.27%) CEH
15 2 (0.27%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.52%) PMO
2 21 (2.85%) QA
3 12 (1.63%) SLA
4 5 (0.68%) COBIT
4 5 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.54%) GDPR
6 3 (0.41%) HL7
7 2 (0.27%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (7.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (7.61%) Docker
3 24 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 21 (2.85%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (1.63%) Active Directory
5 12 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.36%) vSphere
7 8 (1.09%) Apache Flume
7 8 (1.09%) HDFS
8 7 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.68%) Samba
9 5 (0.68%) vCloud
9 5 (0.68%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.54%) KVM
10 4 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.41%) iptables
11 3 (0.41%) QEMU
12 2 (0.27%) NFS
13 1 (0.14%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 51 (6.93%) Ansible
2 49 (6.66%) Puppet
3 21 (2.85%) Kubernetes
4 19 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (2.04%) vRealize
6 13 (1.77%) Automic
7 12 (1.63%) Terraform
8 9 (1.22%) Nagios
8 9 (1.22%) vCenter Server
9 6 (0.82%) Jamf Pro
9 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (0.82%) SCCM
9 6 (0.82%) WMI
10 5 (0.68%) Oozie
10 5 (0.68%) Packer
10 5 (0.68%) Rancher
10 5 (0.68%) Sysdig
10 5 (0.68%) Xymon
10 5 (0.68%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.54%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 211 (28.67%) Oracle
2 157 (21.33%) Microsoft
3 76 (10.33%) VMware
4 75 (10.19%) IBM
5 63 (8.56%) Red Hat
6 45 (6.11%) TIBCO
7 43 (5.84%) Google
8 35 (4.76%) Solace
9 34 (4.62%) HP
10 31 (4.21%) Salesforce.com
10 31 (4.21%) Splunk
11 27 (3.67%) SAP
12 24 (3.26%) DevExpress
13 23 (3.13%) Cisco
14 22 (2.99%) Cognizant
14 22 (2.99%) Sybase
15 20 (2.72%) F5
16 18 (2.45%) WorldPay
17 16 (2.17%) MuleSoft
18 14 (1.90%) Citrix