The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 57 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.25% 0.89% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 2.07% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £50,608 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.14%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
178 193 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.84% 42.79% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 152 162 170
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,961 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 1 - -
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (66.67%) MuleSoft
4 8 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 8 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
4 8 (66.67%) C++
4 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 8 (66.67%) IBM
4 8 (66.67%) Software AG
4 8 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (66.67%) webMethods
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
7 2 (16.67%) SOAP
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (16.67%) JBoss
7 2 (16.67%) Unix
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Selenium
7 2 (16.67%) SoapUI

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 8 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Applications Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Integration Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 8 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) EAI
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
1 8 (66.67%) MuleSoft
1 8 (66.67%) Software AG
1 8 (66.67%) webMethods
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle