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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 82 104 100
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 4 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.42% 1.46% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 3.97% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 19
Median salary £52,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.94%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
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
373 630 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.14% 36.71% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 340 527 664
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Knutsford +16 2 - -
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) Oracle
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) JBoss
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) PaaS
4 4 (30.77%) JSON
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Apache
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) Java EE
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source

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 5 (38.46%) JBoss
1 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
3 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 3 (23.08%) nginx
4 2 (15.38%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (7.69%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) PaaS
2 3 (23.08%) SaaS
3 2 (15.38%) OpenShift
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) LDAP
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) VXLAN
3 1 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) Couchbase
1 1 (7.69%) Hazelcast
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) git-flow
2 1 (7.69%) Hudson
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Support Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Developer
2 2 (15.38%) SOA Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) JSON
2 3 (23.08%) Ajax
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 3 (23.08%) Java EE
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (15.38%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) XSLT
4 1 (7.69%) DOM
4 1 (7.69%) EDI
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) JMS
4 1 (7.69%) LAMP
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
1 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) BPEL
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) B2B
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) Go
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) KVM
3 1 (7.69%) oVirt
3 1 (7.69%) Postfix
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) WSO2
4 2 (15.38%) MuleSoft
5 1 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.69%) webMethods