The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 16 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 24 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 11.82% 7.27% 8.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.10% 17.02% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 0
Average salary £43,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.19%
Middleware
Essex

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 Brentwood region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
63 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 31.03% 42.73% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 16
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,900 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Middleware
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Brentwood

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 27 (60.00%) IIS
1 27 (60.00%) JBoss
2 26 (57.78%) Finance
3 18 (40.00%) DataPower
3 18 (40.00%) Splunk
3 18 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (40.00%) Opsview
3 18 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 18 (40.00%) COM+
3 18 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 17 (37.78%) Software Delivery
5 14 (31.11%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (31.11%) VisualVM
5 14 (31.11%) Incident Management
5 14 (31.11%) QA
5 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
5 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
5 14 (31.11%) IBM
5 14 (31.11%) Nagios
5 14 (31.11%) Apache
6 13 (28.89%) .NET
6 13 (28.89%) Oracle
6 13 (28.89%) SoapUI
7 12 (26.67%) SOAP
8 11 (24.44%) XMLSpy
9 10 (22.22%) ISTQB
9 10 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (20.00%) MKS
10 9 (20.00%) Windows
10 9 (20.00%) Linux

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 27 (60.00%) IIS
1 27 (60.00%) JBoss
2 18 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 18 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 14 (31.11%) Apache
4 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (20.00%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) VisualVM
2 13 (28.89%) SoapUI
3 11 (24.44%) XMLSpy
4 10 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (20.00%) Subversion
6 7 (15.56%) Selenium
7 4 (8.89%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Analyst
2 18 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 11 (24.44%) Applications Support
4 11 (24.44%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (20.00%) QA Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Middleware Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) COM+
2 13 (28.89%) .NET
3 12 (26.67%) SOAP
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) DataPower
1 18 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Software Delivery
2 14 (31.11%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (31.11%) Incident Management
2 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
2 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
3 9 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (20.00%) System Testing
3 9 (20.00%) Logistics
4 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.89%) Automation Testing
5 4 (8.89%) SOA
6 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.22%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 7 (15.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (40.00%) Opsview
2 14 (31.11%) Nagios
3 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Splunk
2 14 (31.11%) IBM
3 13 (28.89%) Oracle
4 9 (20.00%) MKS
5 4 (8.89%) TIBCO
5 4 (8.89%) webMethods
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft