Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 118 138
Rank change year-on-year +28 +20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 32 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.00% 1.03% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.29% 2.98% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 9
South Wales median annual salary £45,269 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.58% +2.67% +19.05%
10th Percentile £38,875 £36,225 £21,450
90th Percentile £54,080 £60,000 £45,750
Wales median annual salary £45,269 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.58% +2.67% +11.94%

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 605 805 822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 37.88% 34.48% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 556 714 695
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £49,600
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in South Wales

Middleware
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Middleware in South Wales

Middleware
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in South Wales

Middleware
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Cardiff +17 10 £45,269 +0.60% 1
Newport +10 9 £45,269 -24.55%
Caerphilly - 5 £45,269 - 1
Torfaen - 3 £45,269 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £45,269 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £45,269 -
Bridgend +5 1 £42,500 +10.39% 1
Middleware
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (75.00%) Web Services
3 24 (75.00%) REST
4 23 (71.88%) .NET
4 23 (71.88%) SOAP
4 23 (71.88%) Maven
5 22 (68.75%) Software Engineering
5 22 (68.75%) TDD
5 22 (68.75%) Spring
5 22 (68.75%) Unit Testing
5 22 (68.75%) Hibernate
5 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
5 22 (68.75%) Customer Insight
5 22 (68.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (68.75%) Test Automation
5 22 (68.75%) RESTful
5 22 (68.75%) BDD
5 22 (68.75%) User Experience
5 22 (68.75%) Performance Optimisation
5 22 (68.75%) Continuous Deployment
6 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (65.63%) IIS
6 21 (65.63%) Visual Studio
6 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
6 21 (65.63%) EJB
6 21 (65.63%) C#
6 21 (65.63%) Tomcat
6 21 (65.63%) Eclipse

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 21 (65.63%) IIS
1 21 (65.63%) Tomcat
1 21 (65.63%) WebSphere
2 5 (15.63%) JBoss
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
4 2 (6.25%) CMS
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.25%) WordPress
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Maven
2 21 (65.63%) Eclipse
2 21 (65.63%) Subversion
2 21 (65.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Software Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) .NET Software Engineer
3 12 (37.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 11 (34.38%) Java Engineer
4 11 (34.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Software Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) REST
1 24 (75.00%) Web Services
2 23 (71.88%) .NET
2 23 (71.88%) SOAP
3 22 (68.75%) Hibernate
3 22 (68.75%) RESTful
3 22 (68.75%) Spring
4 21 (65.63%) .NET Framework
4 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
4 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (65.63%) EJB
4 21 (65.63%) Java SE
5 3 (9.38%) J2EE
6 2 (6.25%) CakePHP
6 2 (6.25%) CSS
6 2 (6.25%) HTML
6 2 (6.25%) JSON
6 2 (6.25%) XML
6 2 (6.25%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) User Experience
2 20 (62.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) CentOS
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (68.75%) BDD
2 22 (68.75%) Continuous Deployment
2 22 (68.75%) Customer Insight
2 22 (68.75%) Performance Optimisation
2 22 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 22 (68.75%) TDD
2 22 (68.75%) Test Automation
2 22 (68.75%) Unit Testing
3 21 (65.63%) MVC
4 20 (62.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Open Source
5 3 (9.38%) SOA
6 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps
6 2 (6.25%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.25%) JVM Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 21 (65.63%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) C
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (62.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 20 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Grafana
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) IBM
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) WSO2
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Amazing training & progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Excelerate Technology Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago