Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
England > South West
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 236 235
Rank change year-on-year -22 -1 -55
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 71 96 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.69% 0.92% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 2.07% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 46 74 52
South West median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +12.82% +11.82%
10th Percentile £35,608 £35,182 £32,675
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,175 £69,325
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 4,199 4,639 4,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.04% 44.57% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,487 3,981 3,802
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -14 26 £54,250 -1.36% 9
Wiltshire -5 15 £35,608 -32.18% 4
Devon - 11 - -
Gloucestershire +17 7 £46,250 -11.06% 8
Somerset +42 6 £42,000 - 3
Dorset -15 1 £49,515 - 4
Cornwall - 1 £38,000 - 3
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.62%) Degree
3 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
3 23 (32.39%) UML
4 21 (29.58%) Windows
4 21 (29.58%) Linux
5 19 (26.76%) .NET
5 19 (26.76%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (26.76%) Software Engineering
6 18 (25.35%) TOGAF
6 18 (25.35%) C
6 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (22.54%) Oracle
7 16 (22.54%) Waterfall
7 16 (22.54%) Analytics
8 15 (21.13%) SC Cleared
8 15 (21.13%) MODAF
9 14 (19.72%) Ivanti
9 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
9 14 (19.72%) C++
9 14 (19.72%) Electronics
10 13 (18.31%) Java
10 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
10 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
10 13 (18.31%) Python
10 13 (18.31%) Problem Management
10 13 (18.31%) DV Cleared
10 13 (18.31%) Open Source
11 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (15.49%) PowerShell

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 8 (11.27%) Apache
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) JBoss
3 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Siebel CRM
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Office 365
2 4 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.23%) IaaS
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.23%) SaaS
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) Intranet
2 6 (8.45%) HTTP
3 4 (5.63%) DNS
4 2 (2.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (7.04%) GIS
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.82%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.82%) MySQL
5 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.82%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.41%) Big Data
6 1 (1.41%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Eclipse
1 6 (8.45%) Eclipse RCP
1 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.63%) Gatling
2 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.63%) JMeter
3 3 (4.23%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.23%) JIRA
4 2 (2.82%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.82%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.82%) FishEye
4 2 (2.82%) Hudson
4 2 (2.82%) JUnit
4 2 (2.82%) Selenium
4 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.82%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.41%) Rational Quality Manager
5 1 (1.41%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 14 (19.72%) Electronics
2 11 (15.49%) Finance
3 8 (11.27%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.27%) Marketing
3 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) Architect
2 13 (18.31%) Software Engineer
3 10 (14.08%) IT Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Application Development Manager
4 8 (11.27%) Applications Development Manager
4 8 (11.27%) Applications Manager
4 8 (11.27%) Development Manager
4 8 (11.27%) Development Team Manager
4 8 (11.27%) Systems Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) C Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Desktop Support
7 5 (7.04%) Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior IT Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.76%) .NET
2 11 (15.49%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (9.86%) CSS
3 7 (9.86%) HTML
4 6 (8.45%) JSP
4 6 (8.45%) REST
5 4 (5.63%) Spring
5 4 (5.63%) Web Services
6 3 (4.23%) JSF
6 3 (4.23%) XML
7 2 (2.82%) GWT
7 2 (2.82%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (2.82%) RESTful
7 2 (2.82%) SOAP
8 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.41%) CSS3
8 1 (1.41%) HTML5
8 1 (1.41%) jQuery
8 1 (1.41%) Node.js
8 1 (1.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.68%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Linux
1 21 (29.58%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Windows Server
2 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) CentOS
3 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) UML
3 19 (26.76%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (26.76%) Software Engineering
4 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (25.35%) TOGAF
5 16 (22.54%) Analytics
5 16 (22.54%) Waterfall
6 15 (21.13%) MODAF
7 13 (18.31%) Open Source
7 13 (18.31%) Problem Management
8 11 (15.49%) Data Modelling
8 11 (15.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (15.49%) Identity Management
9 10 (14.08%) CRM
9 10 (14.08%) SDLC
10 9 (12.68%) OO
11 8 (11.27%) E-business
11 8 (11.27%) ETL
11 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) C
2 14 (19.72%) C++
3 13 (18.31%) Java
3 13 (18.31%) Python
4 11 (15.49%) PowerShell
5 9 (12.68%) SQL
6 7 (9.86%) C#
7 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.82%) Perl
8 2 (2.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) Java 8
9 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Degree
2 23 (32.39%) Security Cleared
3 15 (21.13%) SC Cleared
4 13 (18.31%) DV Cleared
5 6 (8.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) SCCM
2 6 (8.45%) WSUS
3 2 (2.82%) Ansible
3 2 (2.82%) Cobbler
3 2 (2.82%) Puppet
3 2 (2.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Oracle
2 14 (19.72%) Ivanti
2 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.08%) SAP
3 10 (14.08%) Siebel
4 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) IBM