Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 279 237 192
Rank change year-on-year -42 -45 +125
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 325 496 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.06% 1.41% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.52% 3.68% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 238 352 602
South East median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £53,879
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +6.72% +1.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £41,375 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12874 13471 16410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.07% 38.28% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11189 11847 14205
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,705
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.96% +9.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in the South East

Middleware
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Middleware in the South East

Middleware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in the South East

Middleware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Hampshire +29 114 £51,250 -6.82% 10
Thames Valley -86 101 £50,000 -13.04% 9
Berkshire -68 63 £48,750 -15.22% 7
Surrey -23 58 £53,000 -24.29% 4
Oxfordshire +9 22 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Sussex -14 20 £52,000 +10.64%
Buckinghamshire -8 16 £62,000 +37.78%
Kent +16 12 £40,000 -30.43%
Middlesex +20 11 - - 1
East Sussex -10 4 £45,000 -35.71%
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 117 (36.00%) Oracle
2 104 (32.00%) Java
3 96 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (25.23%) SOA
5 78 (24.00%) Linux
6 76 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
7 75 (23.08%) Unix
8 72 (22.15%) SQL
9 63 (19.38%) Oracle Database
10 62 (19.08%) DevOps
11 60 (18.46%) Windows
11 60 (18.46%) Microsoft
12 59 (18.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 58 (17.85%) Oracle Fusion
14 56 (17.23%) Web Services
15 54 (16.62%) SQL Server
16 49 (15.08%) Scrum
17 46 (14.15%) SDLC
18 45 (13.85%) Finance
18 45 (13.85%) ITIL
19 44 (13.54%) Jenkins
20 39 (12.00%) JavaScript
20 39 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
20 39 (12.00%) Degree
20 39 (12.00%) JSON
21 38 (11.69%) QA
21 38 (11.69%) Oracle Service Bus
22 37 (11.38%) HTML
23 35 (10.77%) JIRA
23 35 (10.77%) Windows Server

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 59 (18.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 38 (11.69%) Oracle Service Bus
3 29 (8.92%) JBoss
4 24 (7.38%) Tomcat
4 24 (7.38%) WebLogic
5 21 (6.46%) Apache
6 17 (5.23%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (4.00%) Confluence
8 11 (3.38%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.46%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.54%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (1.23%) nginx
12 3 (0.92%) CMS
12 3 (0.92%) IIS
12 3 (0.92%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.92%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.62%) Drupal
13 2 (0.62%) GemFire
14 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (2.46%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (4.92%) SAP CRM
2 12 (3.69%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (3.38%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (1.23%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Utilities
8 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.31%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 76 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (5.54%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (4.00%) PaaS
5 12 (3.69%) SaaS
6 11 (3.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (3.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (2.77%) IaaS
8 5 (1.54%) GitHub
9 4 (1.23%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.92%) Bluemix
10 3 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (0.92%) Office 365
11 2 (0.62%) Boomi
11 2 (0.62%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.38%) HTTP
2 18 (5.54%) Firewall
3 13 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.69%) VPN
5 11 (3.38%) IPsec
6 8 (2.46%) FTP
6 8 (2.46%) LAN
6 8 (2.46%) SAN
6 8 (2.46%) SMTP
6 8 (2.46%) WAN
6 8 (2.46%) Wireless
7 5 (1.54%) DNS
7 5 (1.54%) NAS
8 4 (1.23%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.92%) LDAP
9 3 (0.92%) SSL
10 2 (0.62%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (19.38%) Oracle Database
2 54 (16.62%) SQL Server
3 32 (9.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (8.62%) Amazon RDS
5 22 (6.77%) Oracle Database 12c
6 21 (6.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (6.15%) Big Data
7 20 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (5.23%) MySQL
9 14 (4.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (4.31%) Oracle ODI
10 12 (3.69%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.77%) RDBMS
11 9 (2.77%) Relational Database
12 8 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (2.46%) Hadoop
13 7 (2.15%) NoSQL
13 7 (2.15%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 44 (13.54%) Jenkins
2 35 (10.77%) JIRA
3 25 (7.69%) Maven
3 25 (7.69%) Selenium
4 18 (5.54%) Git (software)
5 16 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (4.92%) LSMW
6 14 (4.31%) JDeveloper
7 12 (3.69%) Cucumber
8 11 (3.38%) Hudson
9 9 (2.77%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.77%) SoapUI
10 8 (2.46%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (2.46%) Subversion
11 7 (2.15%) IntelliJ
11 7 (2.15%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (1.85%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.85%) PhantomJS
12 6 (1.85%) Protractor
13 5 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 45 (13.85%) Finance
2 24 (7.38%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.69%) Banking
3 12 (3.69%) Military
4 10 (3.08%) Marketing
5 9 (2.77%) Electronics
6 8 (2.46%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.85%) Retail
8 5 (1.54%) Billing
9 4 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.92%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.92%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.62%) Law
11 2 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (25.54%) Developer
2 52 (16.00%) Architect
3 32 (9.85%) Consultant
4 24 (7.38%) Java Developer
5 23 (7.08%) DBA
6 22 (6.77%) Administrator
7 19 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (5.54%) Middleware Architect
8 18 (5.54%) Middleware Developer
9 17 (5.23%) SQL DBA
10 16 (4.92%) CRM Developer
10 16 (4.92%) Middleware Engineer
10 16 (4.92%) SAP CRM Developer
10 16 (4.92%) SAP Developer
10 16 (4.92%) Senior DevOps
11 15 (4.62%) Oracle Architect
11 15 (4.62%) Oracle Middleware Architect
11 15 (4.62%) Support Engineer
12 13 (4.00%) Java Engineer
12 13 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (17.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 56 (17.23%) Web Services
3 39 (12.00%) JSON
4 37 (11.38%) HTML
5 34 (10.46%) Spring
5 34 (10.46%) XML
6 31 (9.54%) CSS
7 30 (9.23%) SOAP
8 21 (6.46%) Apache Camel
8 21 (6.46%) J2EE
9 19 (5.85%) .NET
9 19 (5.85%) Hibernate
10 18 (5.54%) AngularJS
11 16 (4.92%) BAPI
12 15 (4.62%) REST
13 13 (4.00%) Java EE
13 13 (4.00%) jQuery
13 13 (4.00%) RESTful
13 13 (4.00%) SAP ALE
13 13 (4.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.54%) Mobile App
3 17 (5.23%) Clustering
4 16 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.38%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.08%) Device Driver
6 10 (3.08%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (2.77%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.77%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.77%) User Experience
8 8 (2.46%) iSeries
8 8 (2.46%) Private Cloud
9 7 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.85%) Fintech
11 5 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.23%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 78 (24.00%) Linux
2 75 (23.08%) Unix
3 60 (18.46%) Windows
4 35 (10.77%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.69%) Android
5 12 (3.69%) Solaris
6 11 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (3.08%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.77%) AIX
8 9 (2.77%) CentOS
9 7 (2.15%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (2.15%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.62%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.62%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (25.23%) SOA
3 62 (19.08%) DevOps
4 49 (15.08%) Scrum
5 46 (14.15%) SDLC
6 45 (13.85%) ITIL
7 33 (10.15%) TOGAF
8 31 (9.54%) Microservices
8 31 (9.54%) Software Engineering
9 29 (8.92%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (8.31%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (8.00%) Information Security
11 26 (8.00%) Open Source
12 25 (7.69%) BDD
13 24 (7.38%) Change Management
13 24 (7.38%) OO
13 24 (7.38%) Test Automation
14 23 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (7.08%) ERP
15 22 (6.77%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (32.00%) Java
2 72 (22.15%) SQL
3 39 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (7.08%) T-SQL
5 19 (5.85%) ABAP
6 18 (5.54%) C
7 16 (4.92%) PL/SQL
7 16 (4.92%) Python
8 15 (4.62%) C++
9 12 (3.69%) SAPscript
10 10 (3.08%) Jython
10 10 (3.08%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.77%) C#
12 7 (2.15%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.85%) Perl
14 5 (1.54%) PHP
15 4 (1.23%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.23%) Ruby
16 3 (0.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 2 (0.62%) F#
Qualifications
1 39 (12.00%) Degree
2 19 (5.85%) SC Cleared
2 19 (5.85%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.54%) ISEB
4 5 (1.54%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.92%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.62%) MCSE
6 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CCNP
7 1 (0.31%) GCIH
7 1 (0.31%) GIAC
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.31%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.69%) QA
2 17 (5.23%) PCI DSS
3 15 (4.62%) SLA
4 7 (2.15%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (6.77%) Docker
2 12 (3.69%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (2.77%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.85%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.23%) vSphere
7 3 (0.92%) HDFS
7 3 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.31%) Firmware
8 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (6.15%) Puppet
2 18 (5.54%) Ansible
3 15 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (4.31%) Kubernetes
5 12 (3.69%) Terraform
6 11 (3.38%) Mesos
6 11 (3.38%) rkt
7 4 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (0.92%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.62%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.62%) SELinux
10 1 (0.31%) CloudForms
10 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.31%) SCCM
10 1 (0.31%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 117 (36.00%) Oracle
2 60 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 34 (10.46%) SAP
4 23 (7.08%) Red Hat
5 22 (6.77%) MuleSoft
6 18 (5.54%) VMware
7 17 (5.23%) Atlassian
7 17 (5.23%) hybris
7 17 (5.23%) SolarWinds
8 16 (4.92%) IBM
9 8 (2.46%) Cisco
9 8 (2.46%) TIBCO
10 7 (2.15%) Talend
11 6 (1.85%) F5
12 5 (1.54%) HP
13 4 (1.23%) BMC
13 4 (1.23%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.23%) Nokia
14 3 (0.92%) Citrix
14 3 (0.92%) WSO2