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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
UK > Northern Ireland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 28 37
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.04% 1.89% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 5.36% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 - £42,500
10th Percentile £35,000 - £38,750
90th Percentile £45,000 - £73,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

Middleware is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 88 56 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 44.90% 35.22% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 204 174 117
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
10th Percentile £26,500 £29,200 £26,600
90th Percentile £100,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -4 4 £40,000 -
Middleware
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (60.00%) ERP
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) JDeveloper
2 6 (60.00%) Change Management
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (60.00%) Workflow
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (60.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (40.00%) User Experience
3 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) JSON

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 6 (60.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JDeveloper
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) E-Business Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) ERP
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (60.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 6 (60.00%) Workflow
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle