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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank - 45 63
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 0 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 3.67% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 8.02% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Median salary - £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £57,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -4.76%
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
178 237 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 42.89% 45.75% 60.16%
Number of salaries quoted 166 185 251
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Security
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Apache

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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Basis Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (25.00%) EAI
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware