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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 219 258
Rank change year-on-year -46 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 136 255 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.94% 1.38% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.32% 3.44% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 105 196 169
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £75,600 £70,000
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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5872 7408 7823
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 40.59% 40.09% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5115 6627 6742
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire -11 59 £55,000 -4.34% 6
Hampshire 0 28 £55,000 - 3
Surrey +17 16 £44,750 -38.27%
West Sussex +10 12 £52,000 +11.82% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 9 £62,000 +45.88% 3
Kent +4 5 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire -10 5 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 124 (39.49%) Linux
2 121 (38.54%) Oracle
3 95 (30.25%) SQL
4 87 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (24.52%) SOA
6 74 (23.57%) Unix
7 67 (21.34%) Java
8 64 (20.38%) Finance
9 61 (19.43%) Windows
10 58 (18.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 57 (18.15%) Oracle Database
12 54 (17.20%) HTML
13 52 (16.56%) SQL Server
14 47 (14.97%) XML
15 45 (14.33%) Degree
16 43 (13.69%) ITIL
17 40 (12.74%) Jenkins
18 39 (12.42%) Windows Server
18 39 (12.42%) JavaScript
19 38 (12.10%) CSS
19 38 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
20 37 (11.78%) Oracle Fusion
20 37 (11.78%) JSON
20 37 (11.78%) TCP/IP
20 37 (11.78%) IBM
20 37 (11.78%) Red Hat
21 36 (11.46%) Apache
21 36 (11.46%) Oracle Service Bus
22 35 (11.15%) WebLogic
23 34 (10.83%) Scrum

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 58 (18.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 36 (11.46%) Apache
2 36 (11.46%) Oracle Service Bus
3 35 (11.15%) WebLogic
4 27 (8.60%) WebSphere
5 24 (7.64%) JBoss
6 21 (6.69%) Tomcat
7 14 (4.46%) IIS
8 13 (4.14%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (2.87%) Confluence
10 7 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.91%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (1.27%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (1.27%) GemFire
12 4 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
14 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.32%) JCAPS
14 1 (0.32%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (5.10%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (3.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (3.18%) Oracle 11i
3 10 (3.18%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (2.87%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (2.55%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 7 (2.23%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (2.23%) SAP CRM
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.64%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.19%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.78%) PaaS
4 10 (3.18%) GitHub
5 9 (2.87%) IBM Cloud
5 9 (2.87%) SoftLayer
6 6 (1.91%) Bluemix
6 6 (1.91%) IaaS
7 5 (1.59%) SaaS
8 4 (1.27%) Boomi
9 2 (0.64%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.64%) Office 365
10 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.78%) TCP/IP
2 31 (9.87%) HTTP
3 25 (7.96%) Firewall
4 14 (4.46%) DOCSIS
4 14 (4.46%) DVB
4 14 (4.46%) HbbTV
4 14 (4.46%) SSL
5 11 (3.50%) LDAP
6 10 (3.18%) DNS
6 10 (3.18%) FTP
7 9 (2.87%) DLNA
8 8 (2.55%) HTTPS
8 8 (2.55%) LAN
8 8 (2.55%) WAN
9 5 (1.59%) SMTP
9 5 (1.59%) Wireless
10 4 (1.27%) SAN
11 3 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.96%) Internet
12 2 (0.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (18.15%) Oracle Database
2 52 (16.56%) SQL Server
3 27 (8.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 27 (8.60%) Oracle Database 12c
4 20 (6.37%) MySQL
5 17 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (3.82%) Hadoop
7 12 (3.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (3.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 9 (2.87%) HBase
10 8 (2.55%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.91%) Data Lake
11 6 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.59%) Parquet
12 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.27%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (12.74%) Jenkins
2 28 (8.92%) Git (software)
3 16 (5.10%) Selenium
4 12 (3.82%) Maven
4 12 (3.82%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (3.50%) JIRA
6 9 (2.87%) Cucumber
6 9 (2.87%) Gradle
7 7 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (2.23%) SoapUI
7 7 (2.23%) Subversion
8 6 (1.91%) LSMW
9 5 (1.59%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (1.27%) JUnit
10 4 (1.27%) Mockito
10 4 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (1.27%) TestDirector
10 4 (1.27%) TestNG
11 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (20.38%) Finance
2 27 (8.60%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.10%) Marketing
4 6 (1.91%) Electronics
5 5 (1.59%) Billing
5 5 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.27%) Banking
7 3 (0.96%) Advertising
7 3 (0.96%) Publishing
7 3 (0.96%) Retail
8 2 (0.64%) Military
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (25.16%) Developer
2 40 (12.74%) Consultant
3 29 (9.24%) Oracle Consultant
4 25 (7.96%) Architect
5 16 (5.10%) Java Developer
5 16 (5.10%) Middleware Specialist
6 15 (4.78%) Administrator
6 15 (4.78%) C# Developer
6 15 (4.78%) Marketing Manager
6 15 (4.78%) Senior Developer
6 15 (4.78%) SQL Developer
7 14 (4.46%) Web Developer
8 13 (4.14%) Designer
8 13 (4.14%) Middleware Engineer
8 13 (4.14%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 13 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (4.14%) Technical Consultant
8 13 (4.14%) Technical Specialist
9 12 (3.82%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (3.82%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (17.20%) HTML
2 47 (14.97%) XML
3 38 (12.10%) CSS
4 37 (11.78%) JSON
4 37 (11.78%) Oracle Fusion
5 33 (10.51%) Web Services
6 31 (9.87%) J2EE
7 25 (7.96%) .NET
8 22 (7.01%) SOAP
8 22 (7.01%) WebSphere MQ
9 21 (6.69%) REST
9 21 (6.69%) Spring
10 20 (6.37%) HTML5
11 15 (4.78%) LAMP
12 14 (4.46%) ASP.NET
13 11 (3.50%) XML Schema
14 10 (3.18%) Ajax
14 10 (3.18%) CSS3
15 9 (2.87%) Kafka
15 9 (2.87%) PlayReady
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.10%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.78%) STB
4 14 (4.46%) IPTV
4 14 (4.46%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.14%) Algorithms
5 13 (4.14%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.14%) Virtual Team
6 10 (3.18%) Over-the-Top Content
7 9 (2.87%) DataPower
7 9 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.87%) MPEG
7 9 (2.87%) User Experience
8 7 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.23%) iPad
9 5 (1.59%) Device Driver
9 5 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.59%) iSeries
9 5 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 124 (39.49%) Linux
2 74 (23.57%) Unix
3 61 (19.43%) Windows
4 39 (12.42%) Windows Server
5 23 (7.32%) Android
6 22 (7.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (4.78%) Solaris
8 10 (3.18%) AIX
8 10 (3.18%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (2.55%) CentOS
10 7 (2.23%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.64%) Tizen
11 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.64%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (24.52%) SOA
3 43 (13.69%) ITIL
4 38 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (10.83%) Scrum
6 31 (9.87%) Performance Tuning
7 30 (9.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 28 (8.92%) DevOps
9 25 (7.96%) TDD
10 24 (7.64%) BDD
10 24 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (7.64%) Web Development
11 23 (7.32%) MVC
12 21 (6.69%) SDLC
13 20 (6.37%) Change Management
13 20 (6.37%) Service Management
14 19 (6.05%) OO
15 18 (5.73%) Test Automation
16 17 (5.41%) E-Commerce
16 17 (5.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 95 (30.25%) SQL
2 67 (21.34%) Java
3 39 (12.42%) JavaScript
4 29 (9.24%) PL/SQL
5 28 (8.92%) C#
6 25 (7.96%) T-SQL
7 20 (6.37%) C++
8 16 (5.10%) Shell Script
9 15 (4.78%) PowerShell
10 14 (4.46%) PHP
11 13 (4.14%) C
12 11 (3.50%) Perl
12 11 (3.50%) PHP 7
13 10 (3.18%) ABAP
13 10 (3.18%) Jython
13 10 (3.18%) Python
14 9 (2.87%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.87%) XPath
15 6 (1.91%) SAPscript
16 2 (0.64%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 45 (14.33%) Degree
2 18 (5.73%) ISEB
3 10 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.87%) MBA
4 9 (2.87%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.55%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.59%) CREST Certified
6 5 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (1.27%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.27%) PMP
8 2 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.64%) MCSE
8 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.32%) CCNP
9 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.32%) CISSP
9 1 (0.32%) GCIA
9 1 (0.32%) GCIH
9 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.28%) QA
2 9 (2.87%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.59%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.96%) SLA
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) COSO
5 1 (0.32%) PMO
5 1 (0.32%) SAS 70
System Software
1 9 (2.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 9 (2.87%) HDFS
1 9 (2.87%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.91%) Docker
4 5 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.27%) vSphere
6 3 (0.96%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.32%) Firmware
7 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (4.14%) Puppet
2 8 (2.55%) CA Single Sign-On
2 8 (2.55%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (2.23%) Ansible
4 6 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.91%) Red Hat Satellite
5 5 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (1.59%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (1.59%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.27%) Data Guard
6 4 (1.27%) SELinux
7 3 (0.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (0.96%) Oracle Flashback
7 3 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.96%) SCCM
8 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.64%) MOM
8 2 (0.64%) SCOM
8 2 (0.64%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.32%) AppManager
Vendors
1 121 (38.54%) Oracle
2 37 (11.78%) IBM
2 37 (11.78%) Red Hat
3 26 (8.28%) Microsoft
4 20 (6.37%) VMware
5 16 (5.10%) Google
6 14 (4.46%) SAP
7 11 (3.50%) Zend
8 10 (3.18%) Apple
8 10 (3.18%) Roku
9 9 (2.87%) CA
9 9 (2.87%) Humax
9 9 (2.87%) Nagra
9 9 (2.87%) Verimatrix
10 6 (1.91%) Cisco
11 5 (1.59%) BT
12 4 (1.27%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.27%) Green Hat
12 4 (1.27%) hybris
12 4 (1.27%) Jaspersoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Maximise IT Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, Sussex
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £49,400 - £54,600
Posted: 14 days ago
East Sussex
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + flexible working + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
East Sussex
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 15 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago