The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 44 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 8 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.84% 4.18% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.96% 9.57% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 11
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -2.06%
Middleware
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
202 209 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 46.44% 43.72% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 173 185 255
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Middleware
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Liverpool

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 16 (94.12%) SOA
2 15 (88.24%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 8 (47.06%) DB2
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) EAI
4 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
4 8 (47.06%) Project Management
4 8 (47.06%) Change Management
4 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Release Management
7 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 5 (29.41%) ITIL
7 5 (29.41%) UNIX
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (17.65%) Change Control

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (41.18%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) DB2
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Ant
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Release Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Test Team Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Team Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Test Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Integration Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Testing Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XSD
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) JMS
3 1 (5.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) SOA
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Change Management
2 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
2 8 (47.06%) EAI
3 5 (29.41%) Release Management
3 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (17.65%) Load Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
2 3 (17.65%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.88%) WSO2