Period
to 6 April 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 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > London
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 314 360 326
Rank change year-on-year +46 -34 -73
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 435 510 696
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.90% 0.83% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.21% 2.06% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 326 360 466
Median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +3.70% -6.90%
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £45,625
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,000 £102,500
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 19,645 24,755 27,972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.86% 40.31% 39.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16,160 20,554 23,521
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +5.26%

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 6 April 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 6 April 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 +44 97 £80,000 +6.67% 8
South London +21 24 £57,500 -20.69% 9
East London - 15 £85,000 - 1
West London +6 12 £48,500 -19.17% 5
North London -4 7 £37,500 -22.68% 1
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 6 April 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.

1 182 (41.84%) Java
2 178 (40.92%) Finance
3 142 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (24.14%) Banking
5 98 (22.53%) Web Services
6 94 (21.61%) Oracle
6 94 (21.61%) Linux
7 88 (20.23%) DevOps
8 82 (18.85%) AWS
9 79 (18.16%) SQL
10 64 (14.71%) C#
11 58 (13.33%) SOA
11 58 (13.33%) Git (software)
12 55 (12.64%) XML
12 55 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
13 53 (12.18%) Windows
13 53 (12.18%) Azure
14 52 (11.95%) Spring
14 52 (11.95%) SDLC
15 51 (11.72%) WebLogic
15 51 (11.72%) JavaScript
16 50 (11.49%) Docker
17 49 (11.26%) SOAP
18 48 (11.03%) .NET
19 47 (10.80%) C++
19 47 (10.80%) IBM
19 47 (10.80%) Microservices
20 46 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
20 46 (10.57%) REST
20 46 (10.57%) Jenkins

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 51 (11.72%) WebLogic
2 38 (8.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 33 (7.59%) WebSphere
4 30 (6.90%) Oracle Service Bus
4 30 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 24 (5.52%) Mule
6 23 (5.29%) Apache
7 17 (3.91%) Confluence
8 14 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (3.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (2.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (2.76%) Mule ESB
10 11 (2.53%) CMS
11 10 (2.30%) Oracle Coherence
11 10 (2.30%) SharePoint
12 8 (1.84%) Apache Spark
12 8 (1.84%) IBM Transformation Extender
12 8 (1.84%) JBoss
13 6 (1.38%) MS Exchange
14 5 (1.15%) Anypoint
Applications
1 7 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.46%) HipChat
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (4.37%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (2.30%) Documaker
3 9 (2.07%) HFM
3 9 (2.07%) Oracle FAH
4 6 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (1.38%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.69%) SAP ICH
7 2 (0.46%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.46%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.46%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 82 (18.85%) AWS
2 53 (12.18%) Azure
3 32 (7.36%) IaaS
4 27 (6.21%) PaaS
5 23 (5.29%) SaaS
6 21 (4.83%) GCP
7 15 (3.45%) GitHub
8 12 (2.76%) Serverless
9 8 (1.84%) AWS Fargate
10 7 (1.61%) Office 365
11 6 (1.38%) BlazeMeter
12 5 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (1.15%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.92%) Amazon ECS
13 4 (0.92%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.92%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.92%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.76%) Network Security
2 11 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.30%) FTP
4 8 (1.84%) SSH
5 6 (1.38%) HTTP
5 6 (1.38%) SAN
6 4 (0.92%) Firewall
7 3 (0.69%) DNS
7 3 (0.69%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.69%) Internet
8 2 (0.46%) DHCP
8 2 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.46%) LAN
8 2 (0.46%) NAS
8 2 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.46%) WAN
9 1 (0.23%) Broadband
9 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.23%) Skype
9 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.52%) Relational Database
3 18 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (3.91%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 14 (3.22%) DB2
7 13 (2.99%) Blockchain
7 13 (2.99%) Oracle Database 12c
7 13 (2.99%) Redis
8 12 (2.76%) Oracle ODI
9 10 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (0.92%) Amazon Aurora
11 4 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 58 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 46 (10.57%) Jenkins
3 44 (10.11%) Maven
4 37 (8.51%) JUnit
5 35 (8.05%) Cucumber
6 29 (6.67%) JIRA
7 17 (3.91%) JBehave
8 16 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (2.76%) GitLab
9 12 (2.76%) SoapUI
10 11 (2.53%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.07%) Mockito
12 8 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (1.84%) Postman
13 7 (1.61%) Subversion
14 6 (1.38%) eggPlant
14 6 (1.38%) JMeter
14 6 (1.38%) LoadRunner
14 6 (1.38%) REST Assured
14 6 (1.38%) Selenium
General
1 178 (40.92%) Finance
2 105 (24.14%) Banking
3 22 (5.06%) Marketing
4 18 (4.14%) Back Office
5 16 (3.68%) Investment Banking
6 14 (3.22%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.99%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.53%) Front Office
9 10 (2.30%) Billing
10 9 (2.07%) Aerospace
10 9 (2.07%) Electronics
10 9 (2.07%) Public Sector
11 8 (1.84%) Multimedia
12 7 (1.61%) Retail
13 6 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.69%) Advertising
14 3 (0.69%) Legal
15 2 (0.46%) Automotive
15 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 175 (40.23%) Developer
2 87 (20.00%) Architect
3 57 (13.10%) Java Developer
4 39 (8.97%) Solutions Architect
5 35 (8.05%) Senior Developer
6 28 (6.44%) Consultant
7 27 (6.21%) Integration Architect
8 24 (5.52%) Integration Developer
9 21 (4.83%) Analyst
10 20 (4.60%) Senior Java Developer
11 18 (4.14%) Middleware Engineer
11 18 (4.14%) MuleSoft Developer
12 16 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
13 15 (3.45%) Middleware Developer
13 15 (3.45%) Senior DevOps
13 15 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 14 (3.22%) Middleware Architect
14 14 (3.22%) Oracle Developer
15 12 (2.76%) .NET Developer
15 12 (2.76%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (22.53%) Web Services
2 55 (12.64%) XML
3 52 (11.95%) Spring
4 49 (11.26%) SOAP
5 48 (11.03%) .NET
6 46 (10.57%) REST
7 44 (10.11%) HTML
8 42 (9.66%) Oracle Fusion
9 29 (6.67%) HTML5
9 29 (6.67%) Node.js
10 28 (6.44%) CSS
10 28 (6.44%) Kafka
11 27 (6.21%) RESTful
12 21 (4.83%) RabbitMQ
13 19 (4.37%) Hibernate
14 18 (4.14%) ASP.NET
14 18 (4.14%) React
14 18 (4.14%) TIBCO EMS
14 18 (4.14%) WebSockets
15 17 (3.91%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.28%) Self-Motivation
3 25 (5.75%) Algorithms
4 24 (5.52%) Public Cloud
5 17 (3.91%) Management Information System
6 16 (3.68%) Client/Server
6 16 (3.68%) Data Centre
6 16 (3.68%) Hedge funds
7 14 (3.22%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (2.07%) Mobile Banking
8 9 (2.07%) Smartphone
8 9 (2.07%) SWIFT
9 8 (1.84%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.84%) Grid Computing
9 8 (1.84%) User Experience
10 7 (1.61%) Fixed Income
10 7 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.15%) Derivative
12 4 (0.92%) LIMS
13 3 (0.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 94 (21.61%) Linux
2 53 (12.18%) Windows
3 24 (5.52%) Unix
4 13 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.07%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.15%) Solaris
8 3 (0.69%) Android
9 2 (0.46%) AIX
9 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.46%) CentOS
9 2 (0.46%) SUSE
9 2 (0.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (20.23%) DevOps
3 58 (13.33%) SOA
4 55 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
5 52 (11.95%) SDLC
6 47 (10.80%) Microservices
7 46 (10.57%) Technical Leadership
8 42 (9.66%) OO
9 39 (8.97%) Multithreading
10 38 (8.74%) Software Engineering
11 37 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 36 (8.28%) Scrum
13 35 (8.05%) Performance Tuning
14 34 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (7.59%) High Availability
16 32 (7.36%) Computer Science
17 30 (6.90%) Integration Testing
18 28 (6.44%) Migration
18 28 (6.44%) Test Automation
19 27 (6.21%) Business Activity Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 182 (41.84%) Java
2 79 (18.16%) SQL
3 64 (14.71%) C#
4 51 (11.72%) JavaScript
5 47 (10.80%) C++
6 39 (8.97%) Python
7 31 (7.13%) C
8 21 (4.83%) TypeScript
9 17 (3.91%) Java 8
10 15 (3.45%) XPath
11 14 (3.22%) XQuery
12 12 (2.76%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.30%) Ada
14 9 (2.07%) PHP
14 9 (2.07%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.84%) F#
15 8 (1.84%) Scala
16 7 (1.61%) Groovy
16 7 (1.61%) Kotlin
17 6 (1.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (8.05%) Degree
2 17 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (3.22%) TOGAF Certification
4 7 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.38%) PMP
6 4 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.92%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.69%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.69%) CEH
7 3 (0.69%) CISM
7 3 (0.69%) CISSP
8 2 (0.46%) GIAC
8 2 (0.46%) IISP
8 2 (0.46%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.23%) RHCA
9 1 (0.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.76%) SLA
2 6 (1.38%) GxP
3 5 (1.15%) QA
4 4 (0.92%) GLP
5 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.46%) PMO
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) NIST
System Software
1 50 (11.49%) Docker
2 8 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.38%) vSphere
4 4 (0.92%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.92%) OpenAM
5 3 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.46%) OpenSSH
6 2 (0.46%) Samba
6 2 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.23%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 30 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 25 (5.75%) Ansible
3 17 (3.91%) Puppet
4 15 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (2.99%) Oracle Identity Management
6 11 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (1.84%) Terraform
8 7 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
9 6 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.92%) BladeLogic
10 4 (0.92%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.46%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.46%) Packer
12 2 (0.46%) WebSphere Cast Iron
13 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.23%) CloudHub
13 1 (0.23%) Control-M
13 1 (0.23%) MOM
13 1 (0.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 94 (21.61%) Oracle
2 47 (10.80%) IBM
3 35 (8.05%) MuleSoft
4 33 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 33 (7.59%) TIBCO
5 25 (5.75%) WorldPay
6 19 (4.37%) FIS
6 19 (4.37%) SAP
7 16 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (3.45%) Solace
9 14 (3.22%) Red Hat
10 12 (2.76%) Adobe
11 10 (2.30%) Hyperion
12 9 (2.07%) Google
12 9 (2.07%) Sybase
13 8 (1.84%) VMware
14 6 (1.38%) HP
14 6 (1.38%) Informatica
14 6 (1.38%) SmartStream
15 4 (0.92%) F5