The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
North West / Cheshire
Rank 76 92 109
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 14 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.38% 0.62% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.32% 1.81% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 15
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
422 441 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.49% 33.98% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 367 381 518
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Middleware
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £48,000 -
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) C++
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) Unix
4 8 (33.33%) Degree
4 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
5 7 (29.17%) Android
5 7 (29.17%) C
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) Bluetooth
6 6 (25.00%) GPRS
6 6 (25.00%) GSM
6 6 (25.00%) MPEG
6 6 (25.00%) Symbian
6 6 (25.00%) UMTS
6 6 (25.00%) VoIP
6 6 (25.00%) WLAN
6 6 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
6 6 (25.00%) DRM
6 6 (25.00%) DVB
6 6 (25.00%) Flash
6 6 (25.00%) SVG
6 6 (25.00%) Intel
6 6 (25.00%) J2ME
6 6 (25.00%) OpenGL
6 6 (25.00%) iPhone
6 6 (25.00%) BREW

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (25.00%) DVB
1 6 (25.00%) GPRS
1 6 (25.00%) GSM
1 6 (25.00%) NFC
1 6 (25.00%) UMTS
1 6 (25.00%) VoIP
1 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (25.00%) WLAN
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (4.17%) LDAP
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Big Data
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Ant
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Automotive
2 6 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (8.33%) Back Office
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Junior
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Support Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Management Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Information Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (4.17%) QA Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) BREW
1 6 (25.00%) Flash
1 6 (25.00%) J2ME
1 6 (25.00%) OpenAL
1 6 (25.00%) OpenCL
1 6 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (25.00%) Qt
1 6 (25.00%) Series 60
1 6 (25.00%) SVG
1 6 (25.00%) UIQ
2 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (16.67%) REST
3 3 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) JSON
4 2 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (8.33%) WCF
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (25.00%) iPhone
2 6 (25.00%) MPEG
2 6 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Unix
4 7 (29.17%) Android
5 6 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Nucleus RTOS
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (8.33%) AIX
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.17%) HPUX
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) DRM
2 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 6 (25.00%) Speech Recognition
3 5 (20.83%) Data Management
3 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 4 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 4 (16.67%) Information Security
4 4 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 4 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (16.67%) Security Management
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) C++
3 7 (29.17%) C
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 3 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (8.33%) Perl
7 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.17%) Ruby
8 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CISA
2 2 (8.33%) CISM
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) BladeLogic
2 1 (4.17%) CA Wily
2 1 (4.17%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Netcool
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Intel
1 6 (25.00%) Symbian
2 2 (8.33%) CA
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.17%) Sun