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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > South East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 341 285 256
Rank change year-on-year -56 -29 +92
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 131 98 167
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.72% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 1.69% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 71 60 144
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,750 £36,960
25th Percentile £50,000 £42,188 £40,133
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £63,750
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +12.63%
75th Percentile £70,000 £81,750 £80,313
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £62,875 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +0.60% -3.85% +8.33%

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 7,323 5,809 6,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.35% 42.84% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4,374 4,726 5,803
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £71,458 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Middleware as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Middleware in the South East.

Salary trend for Middleware in the South East

Middleware
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Middleware in the South East over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +2 80 £60,000 -25.00% 9
Buckinghamshire -14 48 £60,000 -14.29% 1
Hampshire -61 35 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Berkshire -5 20 £81,250 +1.56% 8
Oxfordshire -17 12 £42,500 -
Surrey -61 9 £70,000 +47.37% 1
West Sussex -5 4 £50,000 -
East Sussex -12 1 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 55 (41.98%) Azure
2 52 (39.69%) SQL
3 40 (30.53%) Web Services
4 36 (27.48%) Linux
5 35 (26.72%) Agile
5 35 (26.72%) IT Strategy
6 34 (25.95%) AWS
7 33 (25.19%) Jenkins
8 32 (24.43%) Oracle
8 32 (24.43%) .NET
9 28 (21.37%) Java
9 28 (21.37%) Cybersecurity
9 28 (21.37%) DevOps
10 27 (20.61%) Full Stack Development
10 27 (20.61%) Degree
11 26 (19.85%) Finance
12 25 (19.08%) C#
12 25 (19.08%) SOA
12 25 (19.08%) TDD
12 25 (19.08%) Analytics
13 24 (18.32%) Boomi
13 24 (18.32%) Social Skills
13 24 (18.32%) Spring
13 24 (18.32%) Dell
14 23 (17.56%) API Development
14 23 (17.56%) BDD
15 22 (16.79%) Azure SQL Database
15 22 (16.79%) RESTful
15 22 (16.79%) Entity Framework
15 22 (16.79%) Web Application Development

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 16 (12.21%) Cloud Foundry
1 16 (12.21%) WebLogic
2 15 (11.45%) Apache Spark
3 13 (9.92%) IIS
3 13 (9.92%) JBoss
4 4 (3.05%) CMS
5 3 (2.29%) Apache
5 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.53%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.76%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.76%) SAS
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.53%) SAP APO
2 2 (1.53%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.53%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.76%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 55 (41.98%) Azure
2 34 (25.95%) AWS
3 24 (18.32%) Boomi
4 9 (6.87%) SaaS
5 8 (6.11%) OpenShift
5 8 (6.11%) PaaS
6 7 (5.34%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (5.34%) Amazon Kinesis
6 7 (5.34%) IaaS
7 6 (4.58%) iPaaS
7 6 (4.58%) Microsoft 365
8 2 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.53%) GCP
9 1 (0.76%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.87%) HTTP
2 6 (4.58%) DNS
3 4 (3.05%) Internet
4 3 (2.29%) Firewall
5 2 (1.53%) 3GPP
5 2 (1.53%) 4G
5 2 (1.53%) 5G
5 2 (1.53%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.53%) LTE
5 2 (1.53%) PPP
6 1 (0.76%) Intranet
6 1 (0.76%) Network Security
6 1 (0.76%) SMTP
6 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.79%) Azure SQL Database
2 18 (13.74%) Oracle Database
3 17 (12.98%) Relational Database
4 16 (12.21%) Big Data
5 15 (11.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 15 (11.45%) Hadoop
5 15 (11.45%) HBase
5 15 (11.45%) MariaDB
5 15 (11.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.05%) DB2
7 4 (3.05%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (2.29%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (2.29%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.53%) Data Vault
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.53%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.53%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 33 (25.19%) Jenkins
2 19 (14.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.58%) JIRA
4 5 (3.82%) Maven
4 5 (3.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.53%) ESLint
5 2 (1.53%) Grunt
5 2 (1.53%) gulp
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.53%) Toad
5 2 (1.53%) webpack
5 2 (1.53%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.76%) CF BOSH
6 1 (0.76%) GitLab
6 1 (0.76%) Gradle
6 1 (0.76%) REST Assured
6 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (19.85%) Finance
2 24 (18.32%) Social Skills
3 18 (13.74%) Banking
3 18 (13.74%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 15 (11.45%) Law
5 8 (6.11%) Influencing Skills
6 7 (5.34%) Marketing
7 6 (4.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (3.82%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (3.05%) Legal
10 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
10 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
11 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.53%) Billing
11 2 (1.53%) Retail
12 1 (0.76%) French Language
12 1 (0.76%) German Language
12 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.76%) Military
12 1 (0.76%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 35 (26.72%) Architect
2 29 (22.14%) Developer
3 24 (18.32%) Full Stack Developer
4 17 (12.98%) Administrator
4 17 (12.98%) Applications Architect
4 17 (12.98%) DBA
5 13 (9.92%) Principal Architect
6 12 (9.16%) Analyst
7 10 (7.63%) Applications Support
7 10 (7.63%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (7.63%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (7.63%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.11%) Test Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.82%) Integration Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 3 (2.29%) DB2 Administrator
12 3 (2.29%) Designer
12 3 (2.29%) Salesforce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (30.53%) Web Services
2 32 (24.43%) .NET
3 24 (18.32%) Spring
4 22 (16.79%) .NET Core
4 22 (16.79%) .NET Framework
4 22 (16.79%) Entity Framework
4 22 (16.79%) JSON
4 22 (16.79%) RESTful
5 20 (15.27%) REST
6 18 (13.74%) Kafka
7 17 (12.98%) RabbitMQ
7 17 (12.98%) Spring Boot
8 15 (11.45%) Drools
8 15 (11.45%) Lambda Expressions
9 9 (6.87%) Node.js
9 9 (6.87%) React
10 8 (6.11%) Play Framework
11 7 (5.34%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (4.58%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (3.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Public Cloud
2 13 (9.92%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.11%) Virtual Team
4 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.58%) W3C
5 5 (3.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (3.82%) User Experience
6 3 (2.29%) Biotechnology
6 3 (2.29%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.29%) HACMP
6 3 (2.29%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.29%) Replication
7 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.53%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.53%) PMI
7 2 (1.53%) Social Media
7 2 (1.53%) TM Forum
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.48%) Linux
2 20 (15.27%) Unix
3 18 (13.74%) Windows
4 6 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.29%) AIX
6 1 (0.76%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) Solaris
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.72%) Agile
1 35 (26.72%) IT Strategy
2 28 (21.37%) Cybersecurity
2 28 (21.37%) DevOps
3 27 (20.61%) Full Stack Development
4 25 (19.08%) Analytics
4 25 (19.08%) SOA
4 25 (19.08%) TDD
5 23 (17.56%) API Development
5 23 (17.56%) BDD
6 22 (16.79%) Computer Science
6 22 (16.79%) Microservices
6 22 (16.79%) MVC
6 22 (16.79%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (16.79%) Release Management
6 22 (16.79%) Sprint Planning
6 22 (16.79%) Sprint Review
6 22 (16.79%) Unit Testing
6 22 (16.79%) Web Application Development
7 17 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 52 (39.69%) SQL
2 28 (21.37%) Java
3 25 (19.08%) C#
4 22 (16.79%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.87%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.11%) Groovy
7 6 (4.58%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.82%) C
9 4 (3.05%) Python
9 4 (3.05%) Ruby
10 3 (2.29%) Korn
11 2 (1.53%) Go
12 1 (0.76%) Bash
12 1 (0.76%) C++
12 1 (0.76%) Clojure
12 1 (0.76%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.76%) Perl
12 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.76%) R
12 1 (0.76%) Rust
Qualifications
1 27 (20.61%) Degree
2 9 (6.87%) ISEB
2 9 (6.87%) ISTQB
3 8 (6.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (4.58%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.29%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (1.53%) HNC
7 2 (1.53%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) HND
8 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) QA
2 4 (3.05%) Accessibility
2 4 (3.05%) PMO
3 3 (2.29%) COBIT
3 3 (2.29%) GDPR
3 3 (2.29%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (11.45%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.05%) Docker
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.76%) Firmware
5 1 (0.76%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 17 (12.98%) Ansible
2 15 (11.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (9.92%) Data Guard
4 9 (6.87%) Terraform
5 4 (3.05%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.29%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (2.29%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.53%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.76%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.76%) Control-M
8 1 (0.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (24.43%) Oracle
2 24 (18.32%) Dell
3 19 (14.50%) Microsoft
4 13 (9.92%) IBM
4 13 (9.92%) MuleSoft
5 6 (4.58%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.82%) SnapLogic
6 5 (3.82%) Veritas
6 5 (3.82%) VMware
7 4 (3.05%) SAP
8 3 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.29%) SEEBURGER
9 2 (1.53%) Google
9 2 (1.53%) RedGate
9 2 (1.53%) Symantec
9 2 (1.53%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.53%) Veeam
9 2 (1.53%) Workday
10 1 (0.76%) New Relic
10 1 (0.76%) ServiceNow