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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 48 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 4 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.14% 3.33% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.44% 6.15% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +144.44%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,495
% change year-on-year
- +5.27%
Middleware
Suffolk

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 Ipswich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
164 130 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 46.86% 54.17% 56.27%
Number of salaries quoted 139 114 158
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Middleware
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Ipswich

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Middleware
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Sun Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) RAD
3 2 (50.00%) SSADM
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Drools

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) RAD
2 2 (50.00%) SSADM
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle