The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 147 137 143
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 35 53 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 1.46% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.60% 3.37% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 32
Average salary £45,000 £61,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.53% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1344 1574 1832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.80% 43.48% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1154 1369 1574
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Middleware
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Manchester

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Manchester

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 40 (55.56%) XML
1 40 (55.56%) SOAP
1 40 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 32 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 29 (40.28%) PHP
3 29 (40.28%) Project Management
4 28 (38.89%) OO
4 28 (38.89%) Web Services
4 28 (38.89%) Zend
4 28 (38.89%) Zend Framework
4 28 (38.89%) Mercurial
4 28 (38.89%) Magento
4 28 (38.89%) PhpStorm
4 28 (38.89%) Line Management
5 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (26.39%) SOA
7 18 (25.00%) Scrum
8 17 (23.61%) Java
9 16 (22.22%) WebSphere
9 16 (22.22%) Docker
9 16 (22.22%) Jenkins
9 16 (22.22%) QA
10 15 (20.83%) DevOps
11 14 (19.44%) BDD
11 14 (19.44%) TDD
11 14 (19.44%) Apache
12 13 (18.06%) Data Modelling
12 13 (18.06%) Google
12 13 (18.06%) Open Source
13 12 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 14 (19.44%) Apache
3 12 (16.67%) Mule
4 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (1.39%) IIS
6 1 (1.39%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.39%) nginx
6 1 (1.39%) Node.js
6 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (38.89%) Magento
2 3 (4.17%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.39%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 12 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 12 (16.67%) PaaS
1 12 (16.67%) SaaS
2 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) SSL
1 4 (5.56%) VoIP
2 3 (4.17%) Firewall
2 3 (4.17%) LAN
2 3 (4.17%) PABX
2 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.78%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.39%) BGP
4 1 (1.39%) DNS
4 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) LDAP
4 1 (1.39%) OSPF
4 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 12 (16.67%) Couchbase
1 12 (16.67%) Hazelcast
2 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 40 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 28 (38.89%) Mercurial
2 28 (38.89%) PhpStorm
3 16 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.67%) git-flow
4 12 (16.67%) Hudson
4 12 (16.67%) Maven
5 4 (5.56%) Ant
6 1 (1.39%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.39%) WinRunner
General
1 10 (13.89%) Banking
2 9 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (65.28%) Developer
2 37 (51.39%) Senior Developer
3 28 (38.89%) Magento Developer
3 28 (38.89%) Senior Magento Developer
4 27 (37.50%) PHP Developer
4 27 (37.50%) PHP Magento Developer
4 27 (37.50%) Senior PHP Developer
5 12 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 12 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 11 (15.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (15.28%) Java Developer
6 11 (15.28%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (15.28%) SOA Developer
6 11 (15.28%) Software Developer
7 8 (11.11%) .NET Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (55.56%) SOAP
1 40 (55.56%) XML
2 28 (38.89%) Web Services
2 28 (38.89%) Zend Framework
3 12 (16.67%) Apache Avro
3 12 (16.67%) Apache Camel
3 12 (16.67%) Apache Thrift
3 12 (16.67%) EDI
3 12 (16.67%) JMS
3 12 (16.67%) JSON
3 12 (16.67%) Protocol Buffers
3 12 (16.67%) ZeroMQ
4 9 (12.50%) .NET
5 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.78%) CSS3
7 2 (2.78%) HTML
7 2 (2.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.94%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Linux
1 2 (2.78%) Windows
1 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.39%) CentOS
2 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 29 (40.28%) Project Management
3 28 (38.89%) Line Management
3 28 (38.89%) OO
4 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (26.39%) SOA
6 18 (25.00%) Scrum
7 15 (20.83%) DevOps
8 14 (19.44%) BDD
8 14 (19.44%) TDD
9 13 (18.06%) Data Modelling
9 13 (18.06%) Open Source
10 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (16.67%) Data Transformation
10 12 (16.67%) Microservices
10 12 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
10 12 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 12 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 12 (16.67%) Web Development
11 9 (12.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) PHP
2 17 (23.61%) Java
3 9 (12.50%) C#
4 6 (8.33%) SQL
5 4 (5.56%) Jython
6 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) CISSP
2 1 (1.39%) CSSLP
2 1 (1.39%) OCP
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.39%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) COBIT
3 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) KVM
2 1 (1.39%) oVirt
2 1 (1.39%) Postfix
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Puppet
2 4 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Zend
2 13 (18.06%) Google
3 12 (16.67%) webMethods
3 12 (16.67%) WSO2
4 4 (5.56%) SAP
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.78%) IBM
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle
6 2 (2.78%) VMware
7 1 (1.39%) Apple
7 1 (1.39%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
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