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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 77 44 60
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +16
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 40 79 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.22% 5.05% 4.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.87% 10.39% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 39 68 70
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
682 760 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.85% 48.59% 56.72%
Number of salaries quoted 588 659 1078
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Runcorn -3 8 £39,000 -32.75%
Knutsford -23 6 £52,750 +14.67%
Crewe +10 4 £32,500 -18.75%
Warrington - 2 £61,215 - 1
Chester - 1 - -
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 72 (71.29%) Finance
2 55 (54.46%) Windows
3 51 (50.50%) UNIX
4 34 (33.66%) Mainframe
5 32 (31.68%) IBM
6 25 (24.75%) Java
7 23 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (22.77%) Web Services
7 23 (22.77%) Linux
8 22 (21.78%) Tandem
8 22 (21.78%) Problem Management
9 21 (20.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (20.79%) Oracle
10 20 (19.80%) Internet
10 20 (19.80%) Financial Institution
10 20 (19.80%) IBM Mainframe
11 18 (17.82%) Risk Analysis
12 16 (15.84%) SLA
12 16 (15.84%) SQL
12 16 (15.84%) .NET
12 16 (15.84%) WebSphere
13 15 (14.85%) SC Cleared
13 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
13 15 (14.85%) C#
14 14 (13.86%) SSL
15 13 (12.87%) WebSphere MQ
15 13 (12.87%) XML
15 13 (12.87%) Risk Management
15 13 (12.87%) Retail
16 12 (11.88%) TDD

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (15.84%) WebSphere
2 12 (11.88%) JBoss
3 4 (3.96%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.96%) Apache
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.98%) IIS
5 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.99%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.99%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.80%) Internet
2 14 (13.86%) SSL
3 9 (8.91%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.91%) Wireless
4 8 (7.92%) HTTP
5 6 (5.94%) FTP
6 3 (2.97%) LDAP
7 2 (1.98%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.97%) Big Data
4 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.93%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.98%) Maven
4 2 (1.98%) Selenium
4 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 72 (71.29%) Finance
2 20 (19.80%) Financial Institution
3 13 (12.87%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (24.75%) Developer
2 22 (21.78%) Designer
3 21 (20.79%) Infrastructure Designer
4 20 (19.80%) Architect
5 17 (16.83%) Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (11.88%) Senior Developer
7 11 (10.89%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Lead Architect
9 7 (6.93%) Technical Leader
9 7 (6.93%) Consultant
9 7 (6.93%) Lead Designer
9 7 (6.93%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (6.93%) Storage Specialist
10 6 (5.94%) Support Specialist
11 5 (4.95%) QA Engineer
11 5 (4.95%) Integration Manager
12 4 (3.96%) Service Manager
12 4 (3.96%) WebSphere Specialist
12 4 (3.96%) Analyst
12 4 (3.96%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.77%) Web Services
2 16 (15.84%) .NET
3 13 (12.87%) WebSphere MQ
3 13 (12.87%) XML
4 12 (11.88%) RESTful
4 12 (11.88%) .NET Framework
5 11 (10.89%) XSD
5 11 (10.89%) XSLT
6 10 (9.90%) LINQ
6 10 (9.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 10 (9.90%) WCF
6 10 (9.90%) FIX Protocol
6 10 (9.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (8.91%) .NET Remoting
7 9 (8.91%) SOAP
8 8 (7.92%) ISPF
9 6 (5.94%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (4.95%) Spring
11 4 (3.96%) HTML
12 3 (2.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (33.66%) Mainframe
2 22 (21.78%) Tandem
3 20 (19.80%) IBM Mainframe
4 7 (6.93%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.98%) Clustering
6 2 (1.98%) Equities
6 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.98%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 55 (54.46%) Windows
2 51 (50.50%) UNIX
3 23 (22.77%) Linux
4 12 (11.88%) AIX
5 2 (1.98%) VME
6 1 (0.99%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.78%) Problem Management
3 21 (20.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (17.82%) Risk Analysis
5 13 (12.87%) Risk Management
6 12 (11.88%) TDD
6 12 (11.88%) Migration
6 12 (11.88%) Automated Testing
7 11 (10.89%) Customer Engagement
8 10 (9.90%) MVC
8 10 (9.90%) OO
9 9 (8.91%) Data Migration
9 9 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.91%) ITIL
9 9 (8.91%) Validation
10 8 (7.92%) SOA
10 8 (7.92%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (6.93%) Data Protection
11 7 (6.93%) Benchmarking
11 7 (6.93%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.75%) Java
2 16 (15.84%) SQL
3 15 (14.85%) C#
4 12 (11.88%) T-SQL
5 9 (8.91%) XPath
5 9 (8.91%) VB
5 9 (8.91%) Perl
6 8 (7.92%) JCL
7 4 (3.96%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.97%) PHP
9 2 (1.98%) C++
9 2 (1.98%) COBOL
9 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.99%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) SC Cleared
1 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.93%) ISEB
3 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.84%) SLA
2 11 (10.89%) QA
3 7 (6.93%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (31.68%) IBM
2 21 (20.79%) Oracle
3 7 (6.93%) Talend
3 7 (6.93%) Brocade
3 7 (6.93%) Symantec
3 7 (6.93%) HP
3 7 (6.93%) EMC
3 7 (6.93%) NetApp
3 7 (6.93%) Cisco
4 4 (3.96%) Fujitsu
5 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.98%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.98%) ICL
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.99%) Informatica
6 1 (0.99%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.99%) Telerik
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