Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > South West
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 240 247
Rank change year-on-year -43 +7 -112
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 50 94 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.48% 0.91% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 2.05% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 73 51
South West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +6.74%
10th Percentile £36,074 £35,450 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,200 £71,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -

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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,356 4,579 4,273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.65% 44.29% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,731 3,936 3,723
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,350
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in the South West

Middleware
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Middleware in the South West

Middleware
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in the South West over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Middleware in the South West

Middleware
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
Bristol -3 24 £52,500 - 17
Wiltshire -33 9 £50,000 -1.94% 2
Devon - 9 £41,000 - 2
Cornwall - 3 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire 0 1 - - 1
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (56.00%) Linux
3 24 (48.00%) Software Engineering
4 23 (46.00%) Open Source
5 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
6 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 14 (28.00%) DevOps
8 13 (26.00%) Ansible
8 13 (26.00%) Docker
8 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (26.00%) Puppet
8 13 (26.00%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (26.00%) VMware
8 13 (26.00%) Web Services
8 13 (26.00%) C
9 12 (24.00%) Oracle
9 12 (24.00%) Degree
9 12 (24.00%) Waterfall
10 11 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (22.00%) Kibana
10 11 (22.00%) Kubernetes
10 11 (22.00%) Terraform
10 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
10 11 (22.00%) Nagios
10 11 (22.00%) Configuration Management
10 11 (22.00%) MySQL
10 11 (22.00%) Scrum
11 10 (20.00%) C++
11 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 9 (18.00%) Apache
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (14.00%) Apache Solr
4 7 (14.00%) nginx
5 3 (6.00%) JBoss
5 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.00%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.00%) Confluence
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.00%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) IaaS
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (14.00%) SaaS
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (8.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) SMS
2 3 (6.00%) HTTP
2 3 (6.00%) Software-Defined Radio
3 2 (4.00%) DNS
3 2 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (22.00%) MySQL
3 7 (14.00%) Redis
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.00%) GIS
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (4.00%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.00%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.00%) GoCD
4 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.00%) Gatling
4 2 (4.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) JMeter
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.00%) FishEye
5 1 (2.00%) Hudson
5 1 (2.00%) JDeveloper
5 1 (2.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (16.00%) Electronics
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Architect
1 12 (24.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) C Software Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Lead Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Lead Enterprise Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Systems Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) Web Services
2 6 (12.00%) .NET
3 5 (10.00%) Spring
4 4 (8.00%) JSF
4 4 (8.00%) XML
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (6.00%) REST
6 2 (4.00%) J2EE
6 2 (4.00%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (2.00%) CSS
7 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.00%) HTML
7 1 (2.00%) HTML5
7 1 (2.00%) jQuery
7 1 (2.00%) Qt
7 1 (2.00%) RESTful
7 1 (2.00%) SOAP
7 1 (2.00%) Tapestry
7 1 (2.00%) XSLT
7 1 (2.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.00%) Device Driver
3 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.00%) NHS
6 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) VxWorks
4 2 (4.00%) CentOS
4 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.00%) Software Engineering
3 23 (46.00%) Open Source
4 15 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (28.00%) DevOps
6 12 (24.00%) Waterfall
7 11 (22.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (22.00%) Scrum
8 9 (18.00%) SOA
8 9 (18.00%) TOGAF
9 8 (16.00%) SDLC
10 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (14.00%) Presales
10 7 (14.00%) UML
11 6 (12.00%) Analytics
11 6 (12.00%) Data Analytics
11 6 (12.00%) Machine Learning
11 6 (12.00%) Parallel Programming
11 6 (12.00%) Project Management
11 6 (12.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) C
2 10 (20.00%) C++
3 8 (16.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) Python
5 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.00%) SQL
6 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.00%) Perl
6 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) C#
7 1 (2.00%) Java 8
7 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (12.00%) PhD
5 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) Docker
1 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.00%) KVM
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Ansible
1 13 (26.00%) Puppet
2 11 (22.00%) Kibana
2 11 (22.00%) Kubernetes
2 11 (22.00%) Nagios
2 11 (22.00%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (22.00%) Terraform
3 2 (4.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) VMware
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Google
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) Siebel
5 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) Informatica