The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 55 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 93 47 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.63% 2.44% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.88% 6.33% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 61 24 55
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,200 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £79,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
783 742 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.97% 38.51% 37.19%
Number of salaries quoted 605 618 888
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,559 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Middleware
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Middleware
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Watford -7 27 £92,500 +160.56% 1
Hitchin - 22 £57,500 -
Rickmansworth -1 19 £75,000 +17.64% 1
Stevenage +19 8 £47,500 -20.83%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £32,500 -
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 130 (67.01%) Finance
2 127 (65.46%) Oracle
3 94 (48.45%) Java
4 72 (37.11%) Microsoft
5 71 (36.60%) Oracle Fusion
6 65 (33.51%) WebLogic
7 60 (30.93%) XML
8 58 (29.90%) J2EE
9 56 (28.87%) Retail
10 55 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (26.80%) WebSphere
12 51 (26.29%) Waterfall
13 50 (25.77%) MVC
14 48 (24.74%) Oracle Reports
15 46 (23.71%) Oracle Forms
16 45 (23.20%) UNIX
17 44 (22.68%) JBoss
18 41 (21.13%) Linux
18 41 (21.13%) JIRA
19 40 (20.62%) Enterprise Software
20 39 (20.10%) Oracle Database
20 39 (20.10%) Tomcat
20 39 (20.10%) IBM
21 37 (19.07%) SQL
22 36 (18.56%) SOA
23 35 (18.04%) FTP
23 35 (18.04%) Spring
24 34 (17.53%) Use Case
24 34 (17.53%) MS Office
25 33 (17.01%) WebSphere Application Server

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 65 (33.51%) WebLogic
2 52 (26.80%) WebSphere
3 44 (22.68%) JBoss
4 39 (20.10%) Tomcat
5 33 (17.01%) WebSphere Application Server
6 31 (15.98%) MQSeries
7 23 (11.86%) Tuxedo
8 22 (11.34%) AquaLogic
8 22 (11.34%) Oracle Service Bus
8 22 (11.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 21 (10.82%) IBM HTTP Server
9 21 (10.82%) IIS
10 12 (6.19%) Apache
11 9 (4.64%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (1.03%) iPlanet
13 2 (1.03%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
14 1 (0.52%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 34 (17.53%) MS Office
2 29 (14.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (11.34%) Temenos T24
1 22 (11.34%) Finacle
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.04%) FTP
2 23 (11.86%) HTTP
3 15 (7.73%) SSH
3 15 (7.73%) PuTTY
3 15 (7.73%) WinSCP
4 7 (3.61%) SSL
4 7 (3.61%) SAN
5 1 (0.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.74%) Oracle Reports
2 39 (20.10%) Oracle Database
3 31 (15.98%) DB2
4 25 (12.89%) SQL Server
5 22 (11.34%) Crystal Reports
5 22 (11.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (11.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (11.34%) Oracle Database 11g
5 22 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (6.19%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 46 (23.71%) Oracle Forms
2 41 (21.13%) JIRA
3 28 (14.43%) Ant
3 28 (14.43%) Subversion
4 26 (13.40%) Maven
4 26 (13.40%) Git (software)
4 26 (13.40%) Hudson
4 26 (13.40%) Jenkins
5 17 (8.76%) Talend Open Studio
6 15 (7.73%) Toad
7 7 (3.61%) WebLogic Workshop
8 2 (1.03%) JUnit
8 2 (1.03%) Eclipse
General
1 130 (67.01%) Finance
2 56 (28.87%) Retail
3 25 (12.89%) Banking
4 6 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (27.32%) Architect
2 49 (25.26%) Analyst
3 38 (19.59%) Developer
4 33 (17.01%) Consultant
5 27 (13.92%) Support Analyst
6 26 (13.40%) Build Manager
7 22 (11.34%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 22 (11.34%) Senior Developer
7 22 (11.34%) Senior Analyst
7 22 (11.34%) Analyst Developer
7 22 (11.34%) Enterprise Architect
8 18 (9.28%) Operations Analyst
8 18 (9.28%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (9.28%) Operations Support Analyst
9 14 (7.22%) Middleware Consultant
10 12 (6.19%) Project Manager
11 11 (5.67%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (5.67%) Senior Architect
11 11 (5.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 10 (5.15%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (36.60%) Oracle Fusion
2 60 (30.93%) XML
3 58 (29.90%) J2EE
4 35 (18.04%) Spring
5 30 (15.46%) .NET
6 29 (14.95%) Web Services
6 29 (14.95%) Hibernate
7 22 (11.34%) JSF
7 22 (11.34%) Struts
7 22 (11.34%) ASP.NET
7 22 (11.34%) CSS
7 22 (11.34%) JPA
8 20 (10.31%) Java EE
9 19 (9.79%) JDBC
10 12 (6.19%) JMS
11 8 (4.12%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (4.12%) jBPM
11 8 (4.12%) Drools
11 8 (4.12%) Apache Camel
12 6 (3.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.62%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (11.34%) N-Tier
3 14 (7.22%) Open Source
4 12 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.19%) PKI
4 12 (6.19%) Data Integration
5 9 (4.64%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.61%) SWIFT
7 6 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.09%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.06%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 45 (23.20%) UNIX
2 41 (21.13%) Linux
3 30 (15.46%) Solaris
4 28 (14.43%) Windows
5 19 (9.79%) AIX
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.52%) zOS
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.29%) Waterfall
3 50 (25.77%) MVC
4 36 (18.56%) SOA
5 34 (17.53%) Use Case
6 28 (14.43%) Project Management
6 28 (14.43%) Product Management
7 27 (13.92%) Change Control
8 26 (13.40%) Release Management
9 22 (11.34%) Problem Management
9 22 (11.34%) BPEL
9 22 (11.34%) UML
9 22 (11.34%) Mentoring
10 21 (10.82%) ETL
11 20 (10.31%) ITIL
12 18 (9.28%) E-Commerce
12 18 (9.28%) ERP
12 18 (9.28%) Migration
12 18 (9.28%) Enterprise Architecture
13 17 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 94 (48.45%) Java
2 37 (19.07%) SQL
3 24 (12.37%) VB
3 24 (12.37%) JavaScript
3 24 (12.37%) VB6
4 22 (11.34%) COBOL
4 22 (11.34%) Delphi
5 19 (9.79%) Bash Shell
5 19 (9.79%) Perl
6 17 (8.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.03%) Python
8 2 (1.03%) C
8 2 (1.03%) C#
8 2 (1.03%) C++
8 2 (1.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.52%) Jython
Qualifications
1 23 (11.86%) SC Cleared
1 23 (11.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.61%) PMP
2 7 (3.61%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.09%) Degree
4 4 (2.06%) ISEB
4 4 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.67%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.09%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (8.76%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (1.55%) MOM
4 2 (1.03%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 127 (65.46%) Oracle
2 72 (37.11%) Microsoft
3 39 (20.10%) IBM
4 22 (11.34%) BEA
4 22 (11.34%) Micro Focus
5 21 (10.82%) TIBCO
6 17 (8.76%) Talend
7 13 (6.70%) CA
8 12 (6.19%) Informatica
9 9 (4.64%) Cisco
10 7 (3.61%) SAP
10 7 (3.61%) Sun
10 7 (3.61%) Citrix
10 7 (3.61%) VMware
11 6 (3.09%) Hyperion
12 3 (1.55%) Ab Initio
12 3 (1.55%) BMC
13 2 (1.03%) NetIQ
14 1 (0.52%) Lotus
14 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
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