The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 161 122 139
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +17
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 24 46 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.66% 1.48% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 3.76% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 14
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £53,625 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.89% -
Middleware
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1179 1222 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.25% 39.37% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1040 1070
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Middleware
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Leeds

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Leeds

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 28 (63.64%) Oracle
2 19 (43.18%) IBM
3 18 (40.91%) Scrum
4 16 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (34.09%) Windows
5 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.09%) IT Governance
5 15 (34.09%) Waterfall
6 14 (31.82%) WebSphere
7 13 (29.55%) Linux
7 13 (29.55%) Apache
8 11 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
8 11 (25.00%) Apache Camel
9 10 (22.73%) Oracle Service Bus
9 10 (22.73%) webMethods
10 9 (20.45%) MOM
10 9 (20.45%) EAI
10 9 (20.45%) Project Management
10 9 (20.45%) Oracle Fusion
10 9 (20.45%) Apache ServiceMix
11 8 (18.18%) VMware
12 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
12 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
12 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
12 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
12 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
12 7 (15.91%) Line Management
12 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (31.82%) WebSphere
3 13 (29.55%) Apache
4 10 (22.73%) Oracle Service Bus
5 9 (20.45%) Apache ServiceMix
6 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
7 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
8 4 (9.09%) IIS
9 3 (6.82%) JBoss
10 1 (2.27%) Mule
10 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
10 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
10 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (2.27%) Lync
10 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) DNS
1 6 (13.64%) SAN
1 6 (13.64%) Internet
1 6 (13.64%) Firewall
2 5 (11.36%) NAS
2 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
1 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) Informix
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.36%) Hudson
1 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Games
3 4 (9.09%) Legal
4 3 (6.82%) Law
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
4 3 (6.82%) Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Architect
2 13 (29.55%) Integration Architect
3 10 (22.73%) Technical Leader
4 7 (15.91%) Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Engineering Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
7 4 (9.09%) IT Support
7 4 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Integration Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Integration Specialist
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Middleware Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
1 11 (25.00%) Apache Camel
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (11.36%) WebCenter
3 5 (11.36%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.55%) CSS3
4 2 (4.55%) PhoneGap
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (4.55%) HTML5
4 2 (4.55%) Drools
4 2 (4.55%) Spring
4 2 (4.55%) Ajax
4 2 (4.55%) jBPM
4 2 (4.55%) Java EE
4 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 2 (4.55%) J2EE
4 2 (4.55%) CSS
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
4 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Storage
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) IBM XIV
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) iPad
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.55%) iPhone
4 1 (2.27%) iSeries
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) CMDB
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (13.64%) UNIX
4 4 (9.09%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (4.55%) Android
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) HPUX
6 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Scrum
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) IT Governance
2 15 (34.09%) Waterfall
3 9 (20.45%) EAI
3 9 (20.45%) Project Management
4 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (15.91%) Line Management
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
5 6 (13.64%) Network Architecture
5 6 (13.64%) Performance Management
6 5 (11.36%) Load Balancing
6 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.09%) ERP
8 3 (6.82%) CRM
8 3 (6.82%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) E-business
8 3 (6.82%) Migration
9 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
2 5 (11.36%) Java
2 5 (11.36%) Perl
2 5 (11.36%) PHP
2 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) CCIE
1 6 (13.64%) CCSP
1 6 (13.64%) CCNP
1 6 (13.64%) CISSP
1 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (13.64%) CCDE
2 5 (11.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (11.36%) vSphere
2 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.27%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) MOM
2 5 (11.36%) Nagios
2 5 (11.36%) NetBackup
2 5 (11.36%) Cacti
2 5 (11.36%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 5 (11.36%) Opsview
3 1 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.27%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Oracle
2 19 (43.18%) IBM
3 10 (22.73%) webMethods
4 8 (18.18%) VMware
5 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
5 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.64%) HP
6 6 (13.64%) Cisco
6 6 (13.64%) Symantec
7 5 (11.36%) Riverbed
7 5 (11.36%) SolarWinds
7 5 (11.36%) F5
7 5 (11.36%) NetApp
7 5 (11.36%) Veritas
8 1 (2.27%) Intel
8 1 (2.27%) Hyperion
8 1 (2.27%) Remedy
8 1 (2.27%) TIBCO