The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 50 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 11 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.20% 1.61% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.62% 2.71% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
Middleware
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
238 295 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 47.50% 59.24% 51.88%
Number of salaries quoted 201 244 253
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Middleware
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Lancashire

Middleware
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Chorley - 8 - - 4
Rossendale - 2 £45,000 -
Blackburn - 1 £45,000 -
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 11 (73.33%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) XML
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) IBM
4 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (40.00%) Software AG
4 6 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (40.00%) webMethods
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (40.00%) MuleSoft
4 6 (40.00%) Spring
5 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) UML
6 4 (26.67%) EJB
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) C++
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) JSP
7 3 (20.00%) Servlets
7 3 (20.00%) SOAP
7 3 (20.00%) Struts
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (20.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (20.00%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
1 8 (53.33%) Junior
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Applications Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) XML
2 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (40.00%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) EJB
3 4 (26.67%) JSP
4 3 (20.00%) Servlets
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
4 3 (20.00%) Struts
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) CSS3
4 3 (20.00%) Java SE
4 3 (20.00%) Java EE
4 3 (20.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) UML
3 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) RAD
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) WFM
3 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Sun Certification
2 3 (20.00%) OCPJWCD
2 3 (20.00%) OCPJP
2 3 (20.00%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) IBM
1 6 (40.00%) Software AG
1 6 (40.00%) webMethods
1 6 (40.00%) MuleSoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) TIBCO
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