The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 44 56
Rank change year-on-year +16 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 13 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.90% 3.66% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.40% 13.94% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 2
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £72,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 114 165 162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 34.23% 26.23% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 110 140 151
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Middleware
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Slough

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Slough over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Slough region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 26 (89.66%) SQL
2 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
3 14 (48.28%) XML
4 12 (41.38%) Firewall
4 12 (41.38%) VMware
4 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
4 12 (41.38%) iPad
4 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (41.38%) Linux
4 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
4 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
4 12 (41.38%) Server Building
4 12 (41.38%) Technical Analysis
5 10 (34.48%) Mobile App
5 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
6 9 (31.03%) ERP
6 9 (31.03%) CSS
6 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
6 9 (31.03%) HTML
6 9 (31.03%) QA
6 9 (31.03%) System Testing
6 9 (31.03%) Android
6 9 (31.03%) Degree
6 9 (31.03%) Software Testing
6 9 (31.03%) Apple iOS
7 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
9 5 (17.24%) XML Messaging

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
1 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Applications Support
2 12 (41.38%) IT Manager
2 12 (41.38%) Systems Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Applications Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Enterprise Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) XML
2 9 (31.03%) CSS
2 9 (31.03%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (17.24%) XML Messaging
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) iPad
2 10 (34.48%) Mobile App
3 5 (17.24%) iSeries
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
1 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 9 (31.03%) Android
3 9 (31.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (41.38%) Server Building
1 12 (41.38%) Technical Analysis
2 9 (31.03%) ERP
2 9 (31.03%) Software Testing
2 9 (31.03%) System Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) ETL
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.90%) Microservices
6 1 (3.45%) BDD
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.45%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) SOLID
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.24%) RPG
3 5 (17.24%) RPG IV
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) IBM
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle