The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 29 30 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 5 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.47% 1.45% 14.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 3.51% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 24
Average salary £52,500 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-3.99% +6.38%
Middleware
Cheshire

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 Knutsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 57 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 41.67% 41.30% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 57 48 62
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Middleware
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Knutsford

Middleware
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (20.00%) iPlanet

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) iPlanet
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source