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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 149 112 131
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +19
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 46 68 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.10% 1.82% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.62% 3.62% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24 55 40
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,050 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -1.04%
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
1759 1876 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.24% 50.19% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1657 1746
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 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 31 October 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Manchester

Middleware
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 1 £21,500 -
Sale - 1 £30,000 - 3
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 35 (45.45%) Retail
2 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
2 27 (35.06%) IBM
3 26 (33.77%) UNIX
3 26 (33.77%) Linux
4 25 (32.47%) Finance
5 24 (31.17%) Banking
6 23 (29.87%) Windows
7 21 (27.27%) XML
8 18 (23.38%) C#
8 18 (23.38%) C++
8 18 (23.38%) SOA
8 18 (23.38%) WebSphere
8 18 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (22.08%) Problem Management
9 17 (22.08%) IIS
9 17 (22.08%) XSLT
9 17 (22.08%) ClearCase
10 16 (20.78%) ITIL
10 16 (20.78%) Oracle
10 16 (20.78%) C
10 16 (20.78%) Incident Management
11 15 (19.48%) Mainframe
11 15 (19.48%) Web Services
11 15 (19.48%) AIX
11 15 (19.48%) Client/Server
11 15 (19.48%) WebSphere MQ
12 14 (18.18%) zOS
12 14 (18.18%) DB2
12 14 (18.18%) Java

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 18 (23.38%) WebSphere
2 17 (22.08%) IIS
3 11 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 11 (14.29%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 9 (11.69%) TIBCO EMS
5 4 (5.19%) CICS
6 1 (1.30%) Documentum
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
1 11 (14.29%) TIBCO iProcess
2 9 (11.69%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 6 (7.79%) SAP AFS
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (3.90%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Internet
2 10 (12.99%) SAN
3 3 (3.90%) SSL
4 2 (2.60%) LDAP
4 2 (2.60%) Firewall
4 2 (2.60%) LTE
5 1 (1.30%) Broadband
5 1 (1.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.18%) DB2
3 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database
4 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
4 10 (12.99%) RDBMS
4 10 (12.99%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 17 (22.08%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.30%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 35 (45.45%) Retail
2 25 (32.47%) Finance
3 24 (31.17%) Banking
4 13 (16.88%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Marketing
6 2 (2.60%) Billing
6 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Architect
2 19 (24.68%) Infrastructure Architect
3 18 (23.38%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (23.38%) Technical Specialist
4 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Designer
4 10 (12.99%) Designer
4 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 8 (10.39%) TIBCO Support
6 7 (9.09%) Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Consultant
7 6 (7.79%) C++ Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) C Developer
9 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Specialist
10 2 (2.60%) Lead Designer
10 2 (2.60%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) XML
2 17 (22.08%) XSLT
3 15 (19.48%) WebSphere MQ
3 15 (19.48%) Web Services
4 9 (11.69%) Rendezvous
4 9 (11.69%) Java SE
4 9 (11.69%) Java EE
5 5 (6.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 4 (5.19%) SOAP
7 2 (2.60%) ISPF
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 1 (1.30%) EDI
8 1 (1.30%) STL
8 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.48%) Client/Server
2 15 (19.48%) Mainframe
3 13 (16.88%) IBM Mainframe
4 10 (12.99%) FlexPod
5 9 (11.69%) Tandem
6 4 (5.19%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.30%) DataPower
8 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) UNIX
1 26 (33.77%) Linux
2 23 (29.87%) Windows
3 15 (19.48%) AIX
4 14 (18.18%) zOS
5 11 (14.29%) Solaris
6 10 (12.99%) SUSE
6 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (12.99%) OS/400
6 10 (12.99%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) SOA
2 17 (22.08%) Problem Management
3 16 (20.78%) ITIL
3 16 (20.78%) Incident Management
4 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
5 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
5 10 (12.99%) Coaching
6 9 (11.69%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.79%) ERP
7 6 (7.79%) Logistics
8 3 (3.90%) Supply Chain Management
8 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.90%) TDD
8 3 (3.90%) Business Transformation
9 2 (2.60%) People Management
9 2 (2.60%) CRM
9 2 (2.60%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) C#
1 18 (23.38%) C++
2 16 (20.78%) C
3 14 (18.18%) Java
4 13 (16.88%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.19%) COBOL
5 4 (5.19%) SQL
6 3 (3.90%) Perl
7 2 (2.60%) JCL
8 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (12.99%) Hyper-V
1 10 (12.99%) KVM
2 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.60%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (1.30%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 27 (35.06%) IBM
2 16 (20.78%) Oracle
3 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.29%) HP
3 11 (14.29%) TIBCO
4 10 (12.99%) Symantec
4 10 (12.99%) VMware
4 10 (12.99%) Brocade
4 10 (12.99%) Cisco
4 10 (12.99%) CheckPoint
4 10 (12.99%) EMC
4 10 (12.99%) Juniper
4 10 (12.99%) BMC
4 10 (12.99%) CA
4 10 (12.99%) NetApp
4 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
5 7 (9.09%) SAP
6 3 (3.90%) Siebel
6 3 (3.90%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (3.90%) JD Edwards
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago