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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 63 94 105
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +11
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 89 46 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.59% 2.16% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.35% 5.33% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 61 29 32
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 £38,000 £45,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £62,500 £64,750
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
860 863 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.73% 40.55% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 726 716 859
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 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £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 30 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 30 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 +3 24 £57,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +6 21 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Rickmansworth +6 19 £50,500 -12.17%
St Albans - 4 £37,500 -
Stevenage +1 2 - -
Hitchin -9 2 £57,500 +9.52%
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 117 (63.59%) Finance
2 101 (54.89%) Oracle
3 98 (53.26%) Java
4 74 (40.22%) SQL
5 72 (39.13%) UNIX
6 64 (34.78%) J2EE
7 62 (33.70%) WebSphere
8 59 (32.07%) Solaris
9 54 (29.35%) Microsoft
9 54 (29.35%) HTTP
10 52 (28.26%) Linux
11 51 (27.72%) WebSphere Application Server
11 51 (27.72%) WebLogic
12 50 (27.17%) IBM
12 50 (27.17%) Retail
13 49 (26.63%) DB2
14 47 (25.54%) MQSeries
15 46 (25.00%) Tomcat
16 42 (22.83%) Windows
17 39 (21.20%) IIS
17 39 (21.20%) IBM HTTP Server
18 38 (20.65%) MS Office
18 38 (20.65%) AIX
18 38 (20.65%) FTP
19 36 (19.57%) Manufacturing
19 36 (19.57%) Enterprise Software
20 35 (19.02%) E-Commerce
20 35 (19.02%) JDBC
21 34 (18.48%) .NET
22 32 (17.39%) ITIL

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 62 (33.70%) WebSphere
2 51 (27.72%) WebSphere Application Server
2 51 (27.72%) WebLogic
3 47 (25.54%) MQSeries
4 46 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 39 (21.20%) IIS
5 39 (21.20%) IBM HTTP Server
6 31 (16.85%) Apache
7 14 (7.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (3.80%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (3.80%) GlassFish
9 5 (2.72%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (2.17%) Tuxedo
10 4 (2.17%) iPlanet
10 4 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.09%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 38 (20.65%) MS Office
2 4 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.63%) Finacle
2 3 (1.63%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.63%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (29.35%) HTTP
2 38 (20.65%) FTP
3 10 (5.43%) ATM
4 6 (3.26%) SAN
5 5 (2.72%) NFC
6 4 (2.17%) SSH
6 4 (2.17%) SSL
6 4 (2.17%) DNS
7 3 (1.63%) PuTTY
7 3 (1.63%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (26.63%) DB2
2 25 (13.59%) Relational Database
3 16 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.98%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (4.89%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (2.72%) SQLPlus
7 5 (2.72%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (2.72%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.54%) MySQL
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.43%) Ant
3 5 (2.72%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.72%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.17%) JIRA
4 4 (2.17%) Subversion
4 4 (2.17%) Maven
4 4 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.63%) Toad
5 3 (1.63%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 117 (63.59%) Finance
2 50 (27.17%) Retail
3 36 (19.57%) Manufacturing
4 14 (7.61%) Banking
5 7 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (30.98%) Architect
2 35 (19.02%) Analyst
3 34 (18.48%) Support Analyst
3 34 (18.48%) Operations Analyst
3 34 (18.48%) Operations Support Analyst
4 30 (16.30%) Middleware Engineer
5 27 (14.67%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (8.70%) Junior
6 16 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 16 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
6 16 (8.70%) Junior Support Analyst
7 15 (8.15%) Consultant
8 10 (5.43%) Integration Architect
9 9 (4.89%) Technical Leader
10 8 (4.35%) Systems Integration Architect
10 8 (4.35%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.35%) Developer
10 8 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (4.35%) Systems Architect
10 8 (4.35%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (34.78%) J2EE
2 35 (19.02%) JDBC
3 34 (18.48%) .NET
4 21 (11.41%) XML
5 17 (9.24%) Web Services
6 15 (8.15%) JMS
7 12 (6.52%) ASP.NET
7 12 (6.52%) CSS
7 12 (6.52%) Ajax
7 12 (6.52%) .NET Framework
7 12 (6.52%) WPF
8 11 (5.98%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (2.17%) Java EE
9 4 (2.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (1.63%) Apache Camel
10 3 (1.63%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (1.09%) Spring
11 2 (1.09%) Spring Integration
12 1 (0.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.57%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (11.96%) Open Source
3 21 (11.41%) PKI
4 11 (5.98%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.98%) Kindle
5 10 (5.43%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.35%) SWIFT
7 5 (2.72%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (2.72%) Smartcard
8 3 (1.63%) Replication
9 2 (1.09%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.09%) EPoS
9 2 (1.09%) EFTPOS
10 1 (0.54%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.54%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.54%) Celerra
10 1 (0.54%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 72 (39.13%) UNIX
2 59 (32.07%) Solaris
3 52 (28.26%) Linux
4 42 (22.83%) Windows
5 38 (20.65%) AIX
6 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.63%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.02%) E-Commerce
2 32 (17.39%) ITIL
2 32 (17.39%) SOA
3 25 (13.59%) Problem Management
4 22 (11.96%) Product Management
5 18 (9.78%) Use Case
5 18 (9.78%) Waterfall
6 17 (9.24%) Software Engineering
6 17 (9.24%) MVC
7 16 (8.70%) Software Architecture
8 14 (7.61%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (7.61%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (7.07%) TOGAF
9 13 (7.07%) ERP
9 13 (7.07%) CRM
10 10 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (5.43%) Service Delivery
11 9 (4.89%) PRINCE2
12 8 (4.35%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 98 (53.26%) Java
2 74 (40.22%) SQL
3 23 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 21 (11.41%) Perl
5 19 (10.33%) Shell Script
5 19 (10.33%) Bash Shell
6 17 (9.24%) Python
7 16 (8.70%) PL/SQL
8 12 (6.52%) VB
8 12 (6.52%) VB.NET
8 12 (6.52%) JavaScript
8 12 (6.52%) VB6
9 6 (3.26%) C
10 5 (2.72%) Embedded C
10 5 (2.72%) Embedded C++
10 5 (2.72%) C++
11 4 (2.17%) Jython
12 3 (1.63%) Ruby
13 1 (0.54%) C#
13 1 (0.54%) AWK
Qualifications
1 23 (12.50%) Degree
2 18 (9.78%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.63%) ISEB
5 3 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) COBIT
1 11 (5.98%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.72%) ISO 8583
3 4 (2.17%) SLA
3 4 (2.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.72%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (1.63%) XenApp
3 3 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.54%) vSphere
4 1 (0.54%) SRDF
4 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (7.07%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.63%) Puppet
2 3 (1.63%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (1.63%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 101 (54.89%) Oracle
2 54 (29.35%) Microsoft
3 50 (27.17%) IBM
4 14 (7.61%) TIBCO
5 11 (5.98%) Business Objects
6 7 (3.80%) JBoss
7 5 (2.72%) Talend
7 5 (2.72%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.72%) Hyperion
7 5 (2.72%) VMware
8 4 (2.17%) Fujitsu
8 4 (2.17%) BMC
9 3 (1.63%) NetIQ
9 3 (1.63%) Citrix
9 3 (1.63%) SAP
10 2 (1.09%) Sun
10 2 (1.09%) Informatica
10 2 (1.09%) EMC
11 1 (0.54%) VocaLink
11 1 (0.54%) CA
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
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