The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 63 80 98
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +18
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 87 52 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.50% 2.43% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.95% 6.13% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 34
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,200 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
874 848 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.16% 39.70% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 738 701 876
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
East of England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 +2 26 £53,750 +25.00%
Rickmansworth +6 18 £57,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +6 17 £40,000 -36.00% 2
St Albans - 4 £37,500 -
Hitchin -10 3 £57,500 +9.52%
Stevenage -2 2 - - 1
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 114 (64.04%) Finance
2 100 (56.18%) Java
3 96 (53.93%) Oracle
4 72 (40.45%) SQL
5 70 (39.33%) UNIX
6 65 (36.52%) J2EE
7 64 (35.96%) WebSphere
8 60 (33.71%) Solaris
9 55 (30.90%) HTTP
10 53 (29.78%) WebSphere Application Server
11 52 (29.21%) DB2
11 52 (29.21%) WebLogic
11 52 (29.21%) Linux
11 52 (29.21%) Microsoft
12 50 (28.09%) MQSeries
12 50 (28.09%) Retail
13 49 (27.53%) IBM
14 47 (26.40%) Tomcat
15 43 (24.16%) Windows
16 40 (22.47%) IIS
16 40 (22.47%) AIX
16 40 (22.47%) IBM HTTP Server
17 37 (20.79%) MS Office
17 37 (20.79%) JDBC
17 37 (20.79%) E-Commerce
17 37 (20.79%) FTP
17 37 (20.79%) Manufacturing
18 34 (19.10%) Enterprise Software
19 32 (17.98%) .NET
19 32 (17.98%) ITIL

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 64 (35.96%) WebSphere
2 53 (29.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 52 (29.21%) WebLogic
4 50 (28.09%) MQSeries
5 47 (26.40%) Tomcat
6 40 (22.47%) IBM HTTP Server
6 40 (22.47%) IIS
7 30 (16.85%) Apache
8 13 (7.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 7 (3.93%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (3.37%) GlassFish
11 5 (2.81%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (1.69%) Tuxedo
13 3 (1.69%) iPlanet
14 2 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 37 (20.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.12%) Temenos T24
3 2 (1.12%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (30.90%) HTTP
2 37 (20.79%) FTP
3 10 (5.62%) ATM
4 6 (3.37%) SAN
4 6 (3.37%) NFC
5 4 (2.25%) DNS
6 3 (1.69%) SSL
7 1 (0.56%) SSH
7 1 (0.56%) LDAP
7 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (29.21%) DB2
2 26 (14.61%) Relational Database
3 16 (8.99%) SQL Server
4 14 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (6.18%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (3.93%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (3.37%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (2.81%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (2.81%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (2.81%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (6.74%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.62%) Ant
3 5 (2.81%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.25%) Subversion
4 4 (2.25%) Maven
4 4 (2.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.69%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.56%) Hudson
7 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 114 (64.04%) Finance
2 50 (28.09%) Retail
3 37 (20.79%) Manufacturing
4 13 (7.30%) Banking
5 6 (3.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (30.90%) Architect
2 37 (20.79%) Analyst
3 36 (20.22%) Support Analyst
3 36 (20.22%) Operations Analyst
3 36 (20.22%) Operations Support Analyst
4 30 (16.85%) Middleware Engineer
5 26 (14.61%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (9.55%) Junior
6 17 (9.55%) Software Engineer
6 17 (9.55%) Junior Support Analyst
6 17 (9.55%) Junior Analyst
7 12 (6.74%) Consultant
8 10 (5.62%) Integration Architect
9 8 (4.49%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.49%) Developer
9 8 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (4.49%) Systems Architect
9 8 (4.49%) Technical Leader
9 8 (4.49%) Systems Integration Architect
9 8 (4.49%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (36.52%) J2EE
2 37 (20.79%) JDBC
3 32 (17.98%) .NET
4 22 (12.36%) XML
5 17 (9.55%) Web Services
6 16 (8.99%) JMS
7 12 (6.74%) ASP.NET
7 12 (6.74%) CSS
7 12 (6.74%) Ajax
7 12 (6.74%) .NET Framework
7 12 (6.74%) WPF
8 7 (3.93%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (2.25%) Java EE
10 3 (1.69%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (1.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (1.69%) Apache Camel
11 2 (1.12%) Spring Integration
11 2 (1.12%) Spring
12 1 (0.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.10%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (12.36%) Open Source
3 21 (11.80%) PKI
4 11 (6.18%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.18%) Kindle
5 10 (5.62%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.49%) SWIFT
7 6 (3.37%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (3.37%) Smartcard
8 3 (1.69%) EPoS
8 3 (1.69%) EFTPOS
8 3 (1.69%) Replication
9 1 (0.56%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.56%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.56%) Celerra
9 1 (0.56%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 70 (39.33%) UNIX
2 60 (33.71%) Solaris
3 52 (29.21%) Linux
4 43 (24.16%) Windows
5 40 (22.47%) AIX
6 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.79%) E-Commerce
2 32 (17.98%) ITIL
2 32 (17.98%) SOA
3 25 (14.04%) Problem Management
4 20 (11.24%) Product Management
5 18 (10.11%) Software Engineering
6 16 (8.99%) Software Architecture
6 16 (8.99%) Waterfall
7 15 (8.43%) Use Case
7 15 (8.43%) MVC
8 14 (7.87%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (7.30%) TOGAF
10 12 (6.74%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (6.18%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (6.18%) CRM
12 10 (5.62%) Service Delivery
12 10 (5.62%) ERP
13 8 (4.49%) PRINCE2
14 7 (3.93%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (3.93%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 100 (56.18%) Java
2 72 (40.45%) SQL
3 23 (12.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 22 (12.36%) Perl
5 20 (11.24%) Bash Shell
6 17 (9.55%) Python
7 16 (8.99%) Shell Script
7 16 (8.99%) PL/SQL
8 12 (6.74%) VB
8 12 (6.74%) VB.NET
8 12 (6.74%) JavaScript
8 12 (6.74%) VB6
9 7 (3.93%) C
10 6 (3.37%) Embedded C
10 6 (3.37%) Embedded C++
10 6 (3.37%) C++
11 3 (1.69%) Jython
11 3 (1.69%) Ruby
12 1 (0.56%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.56%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 23 (12.92%) Degree
2 14 (7.87%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.69%) ISEB
5 3 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.18%) ISO 9001
1 11 (6.18%) COBIT
2 5 (2.81%) ISO 8583
3 4 (2.25%) SLA
4 2 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 4 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.69%) XenApp
2 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.56%) SRDF
3 1 (0.56%) vSphere
3 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (5.06%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.69%) Puppet
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (1.12%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 96 (53.93%) Oracle
2 52 (29.21%) Microsoft
3 49 (27.53%) IBM
4 14 (7.87%) TIBCO
5 11 (6.18%) Business Objects
6 7 (3.93%) JBoss
7 5 (2.81%) VMware
8 4 (2.25%) Fujitsu
8 4 (2.25%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.25%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.69%) Citrix
9 3 (1.69%) BMC
10 2 (1.12%) EMC
10 2 (1.12%) Sun
10 2 (1.12%) Talend
10 2 (1.12%) NetIQ
11 1 (0.56%) Symantec
11 1 (0.56%) Brocade
11 1 (0.56%) VocaLink
11 1 (0.56%) HP
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Steria
Salary: Benefits
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Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago