The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 116 79
Rank change year-on-year -12 -37  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 21 48 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.78% 1.68% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 4.53% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 46
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £38,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1040 1060 1128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.63% 37.09% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 677 558 699
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Middleware as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Scotland

Middleware
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Scotland

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Scotland

Middleware
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Glasgow +11 19 £45,000 - 8
Edinburgh -26 1 - - 1
Dundee - 1 £50,000 -
Middleware
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 19 (38.00%) SOA
3 16 (32.00%) IBM
4 13 (26.00%) Linux
4 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.00%) Windows
5 12 (24.00%) WebSphere
6 11 (22.00%) Java
6 11 (22.00%) SQL
7 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (20.00%) Unix
7 10 (20.00%) Degree
7 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (18.00%) C#
8 9 (18.00%) Shell Script
9 8 (16.00%) HTML
9 8 (16.00%) Oracle
10 7 (14.00%) Web Services
10 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (14.00%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (12.00%) Network Architecture
11 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (12.00%) Financial Modelling
11 6 (12.00%) Network Design
11 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (12.00%) Banking
11 6 (12.00%) BPR
11 6 (12.00%) Client/Server

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (24.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (6.00%) JBoss
5 2 (4.00%) CICS
5 2 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.00%) SAS
5 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Service Cloud
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) DHCP
1 3 (6.00%) DNS
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) LAN
1 3 (6.00%) WAN
2 2 (4.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.00%) SSH
2 2 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) LDAP
3 1 (2.00%) MQTT
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.00%) DB2
5 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Architect
2 7 (14.00%) Technical Specialist
3 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Middleware Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Technology Architect
6 2 (4.00%) AIX Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Solaris Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Support Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) SOAP
4 5 (10.00%) CSS
4 5 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (8.00%) Spring
5 4 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (6.00%) Drools
6 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.00%) J2EE
6 3 (6.00%) Java EE
6 3 (6.00%) jBPM
6 3 (6.00%) RESTful
6 3 (6.00%) Unreal Engine
6 3 (6.00%) XML
7 2 (4.00%) .NET
7 2 (4.00%) ISPF
7 2 (4.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.00%) PKI
6 1 (2.00%) Arduino
6 1 (2.00%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (2.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Linux
2 12 (24.00%) Windows
3 10 (20.00%) Unix
4 6 (12.00%) AIX
4 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (12.00%) Solaris
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) SOA
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.00%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (12.00%) BPR
4 6 (12.00%) Financial Modelling
4 6 (12.00%) Network Architecture
4 6 (12.00%) Network Design
4 6 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.00%) ERP
5 5 (10.00%) ITIL
5 5 (10.00%) Open Source
5 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.00%) Change Control
6 4 (8.00%) Front End Development
6 4 (8.00%) Microservices
6 4 (8.00%) Scrum
7 3 (6.00%) ITSM
7 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Java
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) C#
2 9 (18.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.00%) C++
4 4 (8.00%) Python
5 3 (6.00%) VB
5 3 (6.00%) VB6
6 2 (4.00%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) CLIST
6 2 (4.00%) JCL
6 2 (4.00%) Perl
6 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.00%) REXX
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (4.00%) RACF
3 2 (4.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) zSecure
2 1 (2.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) MOM
2 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) IBM
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
3 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) CA
4 2 (4.00%) F5
4 2 (4.00%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (4.00%) Sybase
4 2 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Talend
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