The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 17 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 6.33% 2.63% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 6.25% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £53,050 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -1.04%
Middleware
North East

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 Durham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 50.63% 42.11% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 30
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -26.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Middleware
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Durham

Middleware
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (40.00%) C Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++