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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
England / South West
Rank 181 176 127
Rank change year-on-year -5 -49  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 48 76 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.96% 1.30% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.21% 3.28% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 83
Median salary £45,269 £47,304 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.30% +5.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,421 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £77,500
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 West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2173 2316 2565
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.34% 39.70% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 1960 2329
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 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
Wiltshire +14 22 £50,990 +7.79% 3
Bristol +12 14 £45,269 -13.77% 2
Gloucestershire +12 11 £45,269 -21.27%
Somerset - 1 £22,500 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 44 (45.36%) Oracle
1 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.02%) Java
3 32 (32.99%) Relational Database
4 31 (31.96%) Software Engineering
5 28 (28.87%) RDBMS
6 27 (27.84%) IBM
6 27 (27.84%) IIS
6 27 (27.84%) Web Services
6 27 (27.84%) Scrum
7 26 (26.80%) Finance
7 26 (26.80%) Spring
7 26 (26.80%) .NET
8 25 (25.77%) Linux
8 25 (25.77%) WebSphere
9 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
9 23 (23.71%) Windows
10 22 (22.68%) SOAP
10 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
10 22 (22.68%) Microsoft
10 22 (22.68%) Degree
11 21 (21.65%) Hibernate
11 21 (21.65%) HTML
11 21 (21.65%) SOA
12 20 (20.62%) Unix
12 20 (20.62%) .NET Framework
12 20 (20.62%) BPEL
13 19 (19.59%) MVC
14 18 (18.56%) DevOps
14 18 (18.56%) REST

Middleware
Top Related 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 27 (27.84%) IIS
2 25 (25.77%) WebSphere
3 16 (16.49%) Tomcat
4 10 (10.31%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (8.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (7.22%) Apache
6 7 (7.22%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (7.22%) JBoss
6 7 (7.22%) WebLogic
7 6 (6.19%) Apache Pig
7 6 (6.19%) Apache Spark
7 6 (6.19%) Confluence
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.03%) Alfresco
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) Gliffy
2 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.03%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (14.43%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (14.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (12.37%) Oracle 11i
3 11 (11.34%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (4.12%) Maximo
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.03%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.37%) SaaS
2 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.19%) IaaS
3 6 (6.19%) PaaS
4 1 (1.03%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Internet
2 7 (7.22%) VPN
3 6 (6.19%) DHCP
3 6 (6.19%) DNS
3 6 (6.19%) SAN
4 5 (5.15%) Firewall
4 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.03%) HTTP
5 1 (1.03%) Intranet
5 1 (1.03%) LAN
5 1 (1.03%) LDAP
5 1 (1.03%) WAN
5 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.99%) Relational Database
2 28 (28.87%) RDBMS
3 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
4 16 (16.49%) Oracle Database
5 14 (14.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 13 (13.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (12.37%) Big Data
7 12 (12.37%) MongoDB
8 11 (11.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (10.31%) MySQL
9 10 (10.31%) Oracle Database 12c
9 10 (10.31%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (6.19%) Apache Hive
10 6 (6.19%) Hadoop
11 4 (4.12%) GIS
12 3 (3.09%) Essbase
13 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
13 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (14.43%) Eclipse
2 11 (11.34%) Maven
2 11 (11.34%) Visual Studio
3 10 (10.31%) Subversion
4 7 (7.22%) JIRA
5 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.12%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.03%) Ant
6 1 (1.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.03%) JUnit
6 1 (1.03%) Selenium
6 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.03%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (26.80%) Finance
2 14 (14.43%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Retail
4 4 (4.12%) Legal
5 3 (3.09%) Local Government
5 3 (3.09%) Marketing
6 2 (2.06%) Electronics
6 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (22.68%) Architect
2 21 (21.65%) Software Engineer
3 13 (13.40%) DBA
3 13 (13.40%) Oracle DBA
4 12 (12.37%) Technical Architect
5 11 (11.34%) Analyst
5 11 (11.34%) Developer
5 11 (11.34%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 10 (10.31%) Middleware Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) PowerShell Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Server Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Windows Server Engineer
7 9 (9.28%) Middleware Architect
7 9 (9.28%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Java Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (6.19%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (6.19%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.84%) Web Services
2 26 (26.80%) .NET
2 26 (26.80%) Spring
3 22 (22.68%) SOAP
4 21 (21.65%) Hibernate
4 21 (21.65%) HTML
5 20 (20.62%) .NET Framework
6 18 (18.56%) REST
7 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET
7 16 (16.49%) CSS
8 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (14.43%) Java EE
10 12 (12.37%) HTML5
11 11 (11.34%) CSS3
11 11 (11.34%) jQuery
11 11 (11.34%) RESTful
12 10 (10.31%) AngularJS
12 10 (10.31%) Apache Camel
12 10 (10.31%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) User Experience
2 10 (10.31%) DataPower
2 10 (10.31%) Mainframe
2 10 (10.31%) PKI
3 8 (8.25%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (6.19%) Public Cloud
5 6 (6.19%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.06%) Clustering
8 1 (1.03%) CMDB
8 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.03%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.03%) MPEG
8 1 (1.03%) STB
8 1 (1.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.77%) Linux
2 23 (23.71%) Windows
3 20 (20.62%) Unix
4 17 (17.53%) Windows Server
5 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.12%) AIX
7 4 (4.12%) HPUX
7 4 (4.12%) Solaris
7 4 (4.12%) Windows 2000
7 4 (4.12%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.12%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.96%) Software Engineering
3 27 (27.84%) Scrum
4 21 (21.65%) SOA
5 20 (20.62%) BPEL
6 19 (19.59%) MVC
7 18 (18.56%) DevOps
8 16 (16.49%) TDD
9 15 (15.46%) BDD
10 13 (13.40%) Mentoring
11 12 (12.37%) OO
12 11 (11.34%) Unit Testing
13 10 (10.31%) Analytics
13 10 (10.31%) Continuous Deployment
13 10 (10.31%) Customer Insight
13 10 (10.31%) Data Analytics
13 10 (10.31%) Performance Optimisation
13 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (10.31%) TOGAF
13 10 (10.31%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.02%) Java
2 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.49%) C#
4 13 (13.40%) SQL
5 11 (11.34%) Python
6 10 (10.31%) C++
6 10 (10.31%) Perl
6 10 (10.31%) PowerShell
6 10 (10.31%) Ruby
7 8 (8.25%) C
8 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (22.68%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
2 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.19%) CCNA
3 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.19%) EMC Certification
3 6 (6.19%) MCSE
3 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.06%) ISEB
5 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.03%) PhD
5 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 10 (10.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.22%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.09%) QA
4 2 (2.06%) SLA
5 1 (1.03%) COBIT
5 1 (1.03%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (13.40%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
4 10 (10.31%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.12%) MetaFrame
5 4 (4.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (11.34%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (10.31%) Data Guard
3 6 (6.19%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (45.36%) Oracle
2 27 (27.84%) IBM
3 22 (22.68%) Microsoft
4 16 (16.49%) VMware
5 14 (14.43%) Siebel
6 13 (13.40%) Software AG
7 10 (10.31%) Citrix
8 8 (8.25%) SAP
9 6 (6.19%) Cisco
9 6 (6.19%) EMC
9 6 (6.19%) Unisys
10 4 (4.12%) Actuate
10 4 (4.12%) BEA
10 4 (4.12%) Serena
10 4 (4.12%) Sun
10 4 (4.12%) webMethods
11 3 (3.09%) Hyperion
12 2 (2.06%) ATG
12 2 (2.06%) Pegasus
12 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
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Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £36,880 per annum
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The National Trust
Salary: £36,880 per annum
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