Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Middleware
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 83 86
Rank change year-on-year +33 +3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 30 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.70% 0.39% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.90% 1.11% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31 3 14
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £77,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.16% +14.81% +68.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £46,750 £42,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £81,250 £102,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £77,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -45.16% +19.23% +62.50%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 337 361 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 41.55% 35.36% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 294 334 431
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £53,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Sheffield

Middleware
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Sheffield

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Sheffield

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

1 25 (83.33%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) TDD
3 19 (63.33%) Java EE
4 16 (53.33%) Banking
5 15 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 15 (50.00%) JBoss
5 15 (50.00%) Finance
5 15 (50.00%) Unix
6 14 (46.67%) PL/SQL
6 14 (46.67%) SQL
6 14 (46.67%) Oracle
6 14 (46.67%) Oracle Forms
6 14 (46.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (43.33%) Solaris
7 13 (43.33%) Linux
8 11 (36.67%) Ant
8 11 (36.67%) SOAP
8 11 (36.67%) Web Services
8 11 (36.67%) XML
8 11 (36.67%) Hibernate
8 11 (36.67%) REST
8 11 (36.67%) JAX-RS
8 11 (36.67%) JAX-WS
8 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (36.67%) Spring
8 11 (36.67%) Maven
9 10 (33.33%) COBOL
9 10 (33.33%) Micro Focus
10 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
11 5 (16.67%) Migration

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 15 (50.00%) JBoss
1 15 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (36.67%) Ant
2 11 (36.67%) Maven
General
1 16 (53.33%) Banking
2 15 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Unix Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) DBA
5 4 (13.33%) Junior
5 4 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) Java EE
2 14 (46.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (36.67%) Hibernate
3 11 (36.67%) JAX-RS
3 11 (36.67%) JAX-WS
3 11 (36.67%) REST
3 11 (36.67%) SOAP
3 11 (36.67%) Spring
3 11 (36.67%) Web Services
3 11 (36.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Unix
2 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Solaris
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) TDD
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) High Availability
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.33%) Line Management
5 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) PL/SQL
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) COBOL
4 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Data Guard
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) Micro Focus
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) VMware