Period
to 1 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Middleware Architect was £130,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 1 July 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware Architect
UK
6 months to
1 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 829 1092 1195
Rank change year-on-year +263 +103 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Architect 7 6 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.004% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 5
Median annual salary £130,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +79.31% +11.54% +18.18%
10th Percentile £78,500 £69,000 £61,000
90th Percentile £135,000 £85,000 £75,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +27.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 75,001 139,123 168,891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 95.90% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 60,283 110,935 137,136
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Middleware Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Middleware Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware Architect in the UK

Middleware Architect
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Middleware Architect.

Salary trend for Middleware Architect in the UK

Middleware Architect
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Middleware Architect over the 6 months to 1 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Middleware Architect in the UK

Middleware Architect
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 1 July 2020. 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
England +251 7 £130,000 +79.31%
London +185 7 £130,000 +62.50%

Middleware Architect Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2020, Middleware Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Middleware Architect in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Middleware
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) DB2
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 2 (28.57%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (28.57%) Kafka
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Solace
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (14.29%) Technology Roadmap
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft
4 1 (14.29%) Azure
4 1 (14.29%) AWS
4 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow

Middleware Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (14.29%) AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Kafka
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (14.29%) Technology Roadmap
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Solace
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft