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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 202 253
Rank change year-on-year -24 +51  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 175 300 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.17% 1.53% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 4.02% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 102 231 133
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £78,250
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 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 5957 7456 7784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.76% 38.01% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5141 6654 6774
Median salary £42,713 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.92% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +20 83 £57,500 - 10
Hampshire +14 40 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Surrey +9 20 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Oxfordshire -39 8 £50,000 - 2
Kent +13 7 £32,000 -14.66%
Buckinghamshire +10 5 £38,500 -14.44%
West Sussex +3 5 £44,738 -5.81%
Middleware
England

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 South East region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 163 (39.00%) Linux
2 131 (31.34%) Java
3 130 (31.10%) Oracle
4 110 (26.32%) Unix
5 109 (26.08%) Windows
6 107 (25.60%) Finance
7 106 (25.36%) SQL
8 87 (20.81%) WebLogic
9 84 (20.10%) HTML
10 82 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
11 76 (18.18%) XML
12 74 (17.70%) SOA
13 71 (16.99%) Tomcat
14 68 (16.27%) Apache
15 66 (15.79%) JBoss
15 66 (15.79%) Web Services
16 58 (13.88%) TCP/IP
16 58 (13.88%) Red Hat
17 57 (13.64%) WebSphere
18 55 (13.16%) Firewall
18 55 (13.16%) Microsoft
19 53 (12.68%) SQL Server
19 53 (12.68%) Performance Tuning
20 52 (12.44%) Windows Server
21 50 (11.96%) JavaScript
22 49 (11.72%) CSS
22 49 (11.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
23 48 (11.48%) J2EE
24 46 (11.00%) IBM
25 45 (10.77%) Telecoms

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 87 (20.81%) WebLogic
2 71 (16.99%) Tomcat
3 68 (16.27%) Apache
4 66 (15.79%) JBoss
5 57 (13.64%) WebSphere
6 49 (11.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 24 (5.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 19 (4.55%) IIS
9 16 (3.83%) Oracle Service Bus
10 12 (2.87%) GlassFish
11 8 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (1.91%) IBM HTTP Server
12 7 (1.67%) Confluence
13 5 (1.20%) CMS
14 4 (0.96%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.96%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.96%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.96%) WildFly
15 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 19 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 8 (1.91%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (1.44%) SAP CRM
5 5 (1.20%) SAP ERP
5 5 (1.20%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Utilities
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.24%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.39%) SaaS
4 7 (1.67%) GitHub
4 7 (1.67%) PaaS
5 5 (1.20%) IaaS
6 3 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.72%) Boomi
7 2 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (13.88%) TCP/IP
2 55 (13.16%) Firewall
3 44 (10.53%) HTTP
4 23 (5.50%) FTP
5 21 (5.02%) LDAP
6 19 (4.55%) DOCSIS
6 19 (4.55%) DVB
6 19 (4.55%) HbbTV
7 18 (4.31%) DNS
7 18 (4.31%) SSL
8 15 (3.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 15 (3.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 14 (3.35%) DLNA
10 11 (2.63%) LAN
10 11 (2.63%) WAN
11 10 (2.39%) HTTPS
12 6 (1.44%) SAN
12 6 (1.44%) SMTP
12 6 (1.44%) Wireless
13 3 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.46%) Oracle Database
3 21 (5.02%) MySQL
3 21 (5.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
5 15 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.39%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 6 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.44%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.20%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.96%) DB2
10 4 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.96%) Redis
11 3 (0.72%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.48%) OLTP
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 39 (9.33%) Jenkins
2 37 (8.85%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.63%) JIRA
4 9 (2.15%) Maven
5 7 (1.67%) Subversion
6 6 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.44%) Gradle
6 6 (1.44%) Selenium
6 6 (1.44%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.96%) JUnit
7 4 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.96%) SonarQube
7 4 (0.96%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.72%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.48%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.48%) jMock
9 2 (0.48%) Toad
9 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 107 (25.60%) Finance
2 45 (10.77%) Telecoms
3 38 (9.09%) Marketing
4 16 (3.83%) Banking
5 11 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.91%) Retail
7 7 (1.67%) Electronics
8 6 (1.44%) Billing
9 4 (0.96%) Advertising
9 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 99 (23.68%) Developer
2 56 (13.40%) Architect
3 45 (10.77%) Java Developer
4 39 (9.33%) Middleware Engineer
5 29 (6.94%) Consultant
6 23 (5.50%) Applications Support
6 23 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (5.02%) Marketing Manager
7 21 (5.02%) Middleware Specialist
8 20 (4.78%) Senior Developer
9 19 (4.55%) Senior Middleware Engineer
10 17 (4.07%) C# Developer
11 16 (3.83%) Technical Leader
12 15 (3.59%) Analyst
13 14 (3.35%) Oracle Specialist
13 14 (3.35%) SQL Developer
13 14 (3.35%) Systems Manager
14 13 (3.11%) Applications Architect
14 13 (3.11%) IT Manager
14 13 (3.11%) Oracle Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (20.10%) HTML
2 76 (18.18%) XML
3 66 (15.79%) Web Services
4 49 (11.72%) CSS
5 48 (11.48%) J2EE
6 44 (10.53%) Spring
7 43 (10.29%) .NET
8 35 (8.37%) WebSphere MQ
9 33 (7.89%) JSON
10 32 (7.66%) HTML5
10 32 (7.66%) SOAP
11 28 (6.70%) Hibernate
12 25 (5.98%) ASP.NET
12 25 (5.98%) Java EE
13 23 (5.50%) REST
14 21 (5.02%) Oracle Fusion
15 20 (4.78%) Apache Camel
16 19 (4.55%) Ajax
17 18 (4.31%) LAMP
18 17 (4.07%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.46%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (5.98%) Data Centre
4 21 (5.02%) STB
5 20 (4.78%) Mobile App
6 19 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 19 (4.55%) IPTV
7 18 (4.31%) Clustering
8 16 (3.83%) Over-the-Top Content
8 16 (3.83%) Replication
9 15 (3.59%) Algorithms
10 14 (3.35%) MPEG
11 13 (3.11%) DataPower
12 12 (2.87%) iPad
13 11 (2.63%) iSeries
13 11 (2.63%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.67%) User Experience
15 5 (1.20%) Data Structures
15 5 (1.20%) Smart Home
16 4 (0.96%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 163 (39.00%) Linux
2 110 (26.32%) Unix
3 109 (26.08%) Windows
4 52 (12.44%) Windows Server
5 33 (7.89%) Android
5 33 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (4.78%) Solaris
7 11 (2.63%) AIX
7 11 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.44%) CentOS
9 2 (0.48%) Tizen
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.24%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (19.62%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (17.70%) SOA
3 53 (12.68%) Performance Tuning
4 43 (10.29%) ITIL
5 40 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 32 (7.66%) DevOps
8 30 (7.18%) TDD
9 27 (6.46%) OO
10 26 (6.22%) Change Management
10 26 (6.22%) High Availability
11 25 (5.98%) Project Management
12 24 (5.74%) SDLC
12 24 (5.74%) Service Management
12 24 (5.74%) UML
13 23 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (5.50%) CRM
13 23 (5.50%) ERP
13 23 (5.50%) Migration
13 23 (5.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 131 (31.34%) Java
2 106 (25.36%) SQL
3 50 (11.96%) JavaScript
4 42 (10.05%) Perl
5 40 (9.57%) C#
6 39 (9.33%) PowerShell
7 24 (5.74%) Bash Shell
8 23 (5.50%) T-SQL
9 21 (5.02%) Shell Script
10 20 (4.78%) PL/SQL
11 18 (4.31%) C++
12 17 (4.07%) ABAP
13 13 (3.11%) XPath
14 12 (2.87%) C
15 11 (2.63%) VB.NET
16 10 (2.39%) Jython
17 9 (2.15%) PHP
18 7 (1.67%) Python
19 5 (1.20%) Korn
19 5 (1.20%) RPG
Qualifications
1 42 (10.05%) Degree
2 14 (3.35%) MBA
3 12 (2.87%) ISEB
4 10 (2.39%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.44%) CREST Certified
7 3 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.24%) CISSP
8 1 (0.24%) GCIA
8 1 (0.24%) GCIH
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.22%) QA
2 24 (5.74%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.15%) SLA
4 3 (0.72%) PMO
5 1 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) COSO
5 1 (0.24%) SAS 70
System Software
1 20 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.87%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.44%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.72%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.48%) HDFS
8 1 (0.24%) Docker
8 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (6.22%) Puppet
2 17 (4.07%) Red Hat Satellite
3 14 (3.35%) Oracle Identity Management
3 14 (3.35%) SELinux
4 12 (2.87%) CA Single Sign-On
5 6 (1.44%) Data Guard
6 5 (1.20%) Control-M
6 5 (1.20%) Nagios
6 5 (1.20%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (1.20%) SCOM
7 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (0.72%) MOM
8 3 (0.72%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.72%) Oracle Flashback
9 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.48%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.24%) Ansible
10 1 (0.24%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 130 (31.10%) Oracle
2 58 (13.88%) Red Hat
3 55 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 46 (11.00%) IBM
5 39 (9.33%) VMware
6 23 (5.50%) SAP
7 17 (4.07%) CA
8 16 (3.83%) Apple
8 16 (3.83%) Google
8 16 (3.83%) Roku
9 15 (3.59%) F5
10 14 (3.35%) Nagra
10 14 (3.35%) Verimatrix
11 12 (2.87%) Humax
12 9 (2.15%) HP
13 6 (1.44%) Cisco
13 6 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.20%) Intel
14 5 (1.20%) Sun
14 5 (1.20%) Veritas
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