Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 45 40
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.10% 0.54% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.42% 1.57% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £52,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +9.09% -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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 226 127 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 47.48% 34.42% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 151 107 70
Northern Ireland median annual salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,500 £26,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Northern Ireland

Middleware
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Middleware in Northern Ireland

Middleware
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
County Antrim -12 10 £35,000 -36.36%
Middleware
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) Workflow
2 9 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (80.00%) QA
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (80.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 8 (80.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (80.00%) JDeveloper
3 8 (80.00%) Change Management
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (80.00%) ERP
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 8 (80.00%) Java
3 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (20.00%) FIX Connectivity
4 2 (20.00%) BT
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 8 (80.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (10.00%) Luigi
Business Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) FIX Connectivity
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (10.00%) Azkaban
2 1 (10.00%) Looker
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) JDeveloper
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle APEX
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Consultant
1 8 (80.00%) E-Business Consultant
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 8 (80.00%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (60.00%) Junior
2 6 (60.00%) Junior Consultant
2 6 (60.00%) Junior Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) DBA Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (10.00%) Pandas
3 1 (10.00%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Workflow
2 8 (80.00%) Change Management
2 8 (80.00%) ERP
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 8 (80.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) BT
2 2 (20.00%) Radianz
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft