The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 78 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 27 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.27% 1.80% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.26% 5.05% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 2
Average salary £53,700 £82,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.90% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,903 £43,400 £75,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Middleware
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
431 455 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 36.22% 35.69% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 354 363 304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Middleware
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Essex

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Essex

Middleware
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Southend-on-Sea - 14 £51,459 -
Brentwood -8 10 £82,500 -
Thurrock - 1 £60,000 -
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Oracle
3 16 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (34.09%) TIBCO
4 15 (34.09%) SOA
4 15 (34.09%) WebSphere
5 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (31.82%) Data Analytics
5 14 (31.82%) Analytics
5 14 (31.82%) Scrum
6 10 (22.73%) Degree
7 9 (20.45%) Banking
7 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (20.45%) Project Management
7 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
8 8 (18.18%) Open Source
8 8 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (15.91%) IIS
10 6 (13.64%) JBoss
10 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
11 5 (11.36%) .NET
11 5 (11.36%) COM+
11 5 (11.36%) SOAP
11 5 (11.36%) Apache
11 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
11 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (11.36%) Translating Business Requirements
12 4 (9.09%) SDLC
12 4 (9.09%) QA
12 4 (9.09%) SoapUI

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 15 (34.09%) WebSphere
2 7 (15.91%) IIS
3 6 (13.64%) JBoss
3 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
4 5 (11.36%) Apache
4 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) Power BI
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.82%) HP UFT
2 3 (6.82%) VisualVM
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.55%) XMLSpy
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.27%) Xcode
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
2 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Architect
2 15 (34.09%) Integration Architect
3 11 (25.00%) Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Middleware Architect
4 9 (20.45%) SOA Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Applications Support
5 5 (11.36%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Messaging Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Messaging Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.27%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Integration Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Operations Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) .NET
1 5 (11.36%) COM+
1 5 (11.36%) SOAP
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) HTML5
4 1 (2.27%) JSON
4 1 (2.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.82%) DataPower
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.27%) CMDB
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (34.09%) SOA
3 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) Analytics
3 14 (31.82%) Data Analytics
3 14 (31.82%) Scrum
4 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (20.45%) Project Management
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
5 8 (18.18%) Open Source
6 5 (11.36%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL
7 4 (9.09%) SDLC
8 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.82%) High Availability
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) Java
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Nagios
1 3 (6.82%) Opsview
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Oracle
2 15 (34.09%) TIBCO
3 3 (6.82%) IBM
3 3 (6.82%) Splunk
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) MKS
5 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.27%) webMethods