The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 14 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 5.88% 20.69% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 30.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Middleware
Hertfordshire

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 Hitchin region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 41.18% 68.97% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 6
Average salary £32,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.04% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

Middleware
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Hitchin

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 21 (91.30%) Oracle
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle Forms
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle Reports
1 21 (91.30%) XML
1 21 (91.30%) Finance
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle Fusion
2 20 (86.96%) Java
3 18 (78.26%) .NET
4 17 (73.91%) J2EE
4 17 (73.91%) JBoss
4 17 (73.91%) Spring
4 17 (73.91%) Hibernate
5 15 (65.22%) Micro Focus
5 15 (65.22%) MVC
5 15 (65.22%) JSF
5 15 (65.22%) BPEL
5 15 (65.22%) VB6
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (65.22%) Oracle Service Bus
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (65.22%) AquaLogic
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (65.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (65.22%) JPA
5 15 (65.22%) UML
5 15 (65.22%) Tuxedo
5 15 (65.22%) N-Tier
5 15 (65.22%) SOA
5 15 (65.22%) Microsoft

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 17 (73.91%) JBoss
2 15 (65.22%) Tuxedo
2 15 (65.22%) AquaLogic
2 15 (65.22%) Oracle Service Bus
2 15 (65.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (34.78%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.70%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (65.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (65.22%) Oracle Database
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (65.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (26.09%) Ant
2 6 (26.09%) Subversion
2 6 (26.09%) Maven
2 6 (26.09%) JIRA
2 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) Hudson
2 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 21 (91.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Analyst
2 15 (65.22%) Senior Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Senior Analyst
2 15 (65.22%) Analyst Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Build Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Java Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) XML
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle Fusion
2 18 (78.26%) .NET
3 17 (73.91%) J2EE
3 17 (73.91%) Spring
3 17 (73.91%) Hibernate
4 15 (65.22%) JPA
4 15 (65.22%) JSF
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
4 15 (65.22%) CSS
4 15 (65.22%) Struts
4 15 (65.22%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) jBPM
5 2 (8.70%) Java EE
5 2 (8.70%) Drools
5 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) BPEL
2 15 (65.22%) UML
2 15 (65.22%) SOA
2 15 (65.22%) MVC
2 15 (65.22%) Mentoring
3 6 (26.09%) Change Control
3 6 (26.09%) Release Management
4 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) COBOL
2 15 (65.22%) Delphi
2 15 (65.22%) VB
2 15 (65.22%) VB6
3 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle
2 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) BEA
2 15 (65.22%) Micro Focus
3 3 (13.04%) CA
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter