The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 49 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.83% 1.85% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.95% 5.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £63,750 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £53,050 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -1.04%
Middleware
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
152 91 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 46.34% 33.58% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 152 89 54
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Middleware
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Bedford region.

Middleware Salary Trend in Bedford

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Bedford

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
4 7 (58.33%) MVC
4 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
4 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (58.33%) WCF
4 7 (58.33%) WPF
4 7 (58.33%) Silverlight
4 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (33.33%) Logistics
6 4 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (33.33%) UNIX
6 4 (33.33%) Java

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (16.67%) MQSeries
4 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) WCF
2 7 (58.33%) WPF
2 7 (58.33%) Silverlight
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
1 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Logistics
4 3 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) C
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) IBM