The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 85 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 44 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.26% 2.77% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.40% 5.86% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 51
Average salary £54,000 £46,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £30,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -2.06%
Middleware
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
815 751 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.77% 47.32% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 701 672 823
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Middleware
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Cheshire

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Middleware
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 13 £54,000 -
Crewe +7 12 £45,000 - 2
Knutsford -12 4 £45,000 -2.70%
Runcorn -3 1 £18,000 -60.00%
Nantwich - 1 - -
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 38 (57.58%) Finance
2 29 (43.94%) Oracle
3 22 (33.33%) Java
4 21 (31.82%) SQL
5 19 (28.79%) UNIX
6 17 (25.76%) Windows
6 17 (25.76%) WebSphere
7 16 (24.24%) Data Quality
7 16 (24.24%) Oracle EDQ
7 16 (24.24%) Web Services
7 16 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (22.73%) Retail
8 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
8 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 14 (21.21%) Oracle EBS
9 14 (21.21%) Migration
9 14 (21.21%) .NET
10 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
10 13 (19.70%) C#
10 13 (19.70%) JBoss
10 13 (19.70%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (19.70%) ERP
10 13 (19.70%) Oracle ERP
10 13 (19.70%) Talend Open Studio
10 13 (19.70%) Data Migration
10 13 (19.70%) Talend
11 12 (18.18%) .NET Framework
11 12 (18.18%) T-SQL
12 11 (16.67%) Linux

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (25.76%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.58%) Apache
3 5 (7.58%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (7.58%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 4 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (6.06%) IIS
5 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (3.03%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (7.58%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 5 (7.58%) TIBCO iProcess
3 5 (7.58%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) Wireless
2 7 (10.61%) LDAP
2 7 (10.61%) SSL
3 6 (9.09%) FTP
3 6 (9.09%) HTTP
4 4 (6.06%) Firewall
5 1 (1.52%) SAN
5 1 (1.52%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
1 13 (19.70%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.52%) DB2
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 38 (57.58%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Retail
3 8 (12.12%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Developer
2 10 (15.15%) Technical Leader
3 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Integration Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Service Manager
6 4 (6.06%) TIBCO Specialist
6 4 (6.06%) Tivoli Specialist
7 3 (4.55%) Middleware Specialist
7 3 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.55%) Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) TIBCO Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Oracle Project Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Middleware Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Identity Management Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) Web Services
2 14 (21.21%) .NET
3 12 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 11 (16.67%) XML
4 11 (16.67%) XSD
4 11 (16.67%) XSLT
4 11 (16.67%) WCF
5 10 (15.15%) LINQ
5 10 (15.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (12.12%) RESTful
7 8 (12.12%) .NET Remoting
7 8 (12.12%) SOAP
8 6 (9.09%) Java EE
9 5 (7.58%) Java SE
9 5 (7.58%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (7.58%) Rendezvous
9 5 (7.58%) HTML
10 4 (6.06%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.52%) Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) NHS
3 1 (1.52%) Firmware
3 1 (1.52%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) UNIX
2 17 (25.76%) Windows
3 11 (16.67%) Linux
4 5 (7.58%) AIX
5 2 (3.03%) zOS
5 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.52%) SUSE
6 1 (1.52%) OS/400
6 1 (1.52%) HPUX
6 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.21%) Migration
3 13 (19.70%) ERP
3 13 (19.70%) Data Migration
4 11 (16.67%) ITIL
5 10 (15.15%) SOA
5 10 (15.15%) MVC
5 10 (15.15%) Customer Engagement
6 9 (13.64%) OO
7 8 (12.12%) Risk Management
7 8 (12.12%) Validation
7 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.12%) TDD
7 8 (12.12%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.58%) Identity Management
9 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) Java
2 21 (31.82%) SQL
3 13 (19.70%) C#
4 12 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 8 (12.12%) VB
5 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.12%) Perl
5 8 (12.12%) XPath
6 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.55%) Python
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.52%) JCL
9 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) Data Quality
2 10 (15.15%) SLA
3 6 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (1.52%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) KVM
3 1 (1.52%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 16 (24.24%) Oracle EDQ
2 6 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 4 (6.06%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Oracle
2 13 (19.70%) JBoss
2 13 (19.70%) Talend
3 8 (12.12%) IBM
4 6 (9.09%) TIBCO
5 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.55%) Fujitsu
6 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.55%) Hyperion
7 2 (3.03%) NetApp
7 2 (3.03%) EMC
8 1 (1.52%) Juniper
8 1 (1.52%) BMC
8 1 (1.52%) CA
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco
8 1 (1.52%) Sybase
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) Symantec
8 1 (1.52%) VMware
8 1 (1.52%) Brocade
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