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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 167 115 150
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +35
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 24 62 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 1.64% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 3.31% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 44 13
Average salary £47,000 £31,250 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.40% -35.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £45,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.06%
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
1777 1872 1933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.08% 49.42% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1671 1748
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,000 £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 16 September 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Manchester

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 31 (45.59%) Linux
2 28 (41.18%) Retail
3 26 (38.24%) UNIX
4 25 (36.76%) Finance
5 22 (32.35%) Shell Script
5 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (29.41%) Java
7 18 (26.47%) Oracle
7 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
7 18 (26.47%) TIBCO
7 18 (26.47%) BusinessWorks
7 18 (26.47%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 18 (26.47%) TIBCO iProcess
8 16 (23.53%) Java SE
8 16 (23.53%) Java EE
8 16 (23.53%) TIBCO EMS
8 16 (23.53%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
8 16 (23.53%) Rendezvous
8 16 (23.53%) Banking
9 14 (20.59%) WebSphere
10 13 (19.12%) SOA
11 12 (17.65%) IBM
11 12 (17.65%) C#
11 12 (17.65%) IIS
11 12 (17.65%) Degree
12 11 (16.18%) Retail Banking
12 11 (16.18%) Incident Management
12 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database
12 11 (16.18%) C
12 11 (16.18%) C++

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (26.47%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 16 (23.53%) TIBCO EMS
3 14 (20.59%) WebSphere
4 12 (17.65%) IIS
5 8 (11.76%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.94%) Apache
6 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.47%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.47%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (26.47%) BusinessWorks
1 18 (26.47%) TIBCO iProcess
2 16 (23.53%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 8 (11.76%) SAP AFS
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (5.88%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) SAN
2 4 (5.88%) SSL
3 3 (4.41%) LDAP
4 1 (1.47%) LTE
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) Broadband
4 1 (1.47%) FTP
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.82%) DB2
4 6 (8.82%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (41.18%) Retail
2 25 (36.76%) Finance
3 16 (23.53%) Banking
4 11 (16.18%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.88%) Marketing
6 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Architect
1 16 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
2 11 (16.18%) Technical Specialist
2 11 (16.18%) Consultant
3 10 (14.71%) TIBCO Support
4 8 (11.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Senior Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 4 (5.88%) TIBCO Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) TIBCO Specialist
6 4 (5.88%) DBA
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) Java SE
1 16 (23.53%) Java EE
1 16 (23.53%) Rendezvous
2 11 (16.18%) XML
2 11 (16.18%) XSLT
3 10 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (14.71%) Web Services
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 1 (1.47%) ISPF
7 1 (1.47%) .NET
7 1 (1.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.71%) Client/Server
3 6 (8.82%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) DataPower
5 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.47%) GIS
5 1 (1.47%) Firmware
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (45.59%) Linux
2 26 (38.24%) UNIX
3 11 (16.18%) Windows
3 11 (16.18%) AIX
4 9 (13.24%) Solaris
5 8 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.82%) zOS
6 6 (8.82%) SUSE
6 6 (8.82%) OS/400
6 6 (8.82%) HPUX
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) SOA
2 11 (16.18%) Incident Management
2 11 (16.18%) ITIL
3 10 (14.71%) Problem Management
4 8 (11.76%) Logistics
4 8 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 8 (11.76%) ERP
4 8 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 8 (11.76%) Coaching
5 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (5.88%) Business Transformation
6 4 (5.88%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (2.94%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.94%) People Management
8 1 (1.47%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (1.47%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.47%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) Shell Script
2 20 (29.41%) Java
3 12 (17.65%) C#
4 11 (16.18%) C
4 11 (16.18%) C++
5 6 (8.82%) Perl
6 2 (2.94%) SQL
6 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.47%) Korn
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.47%) JCL
7 1 (1.47%) Jython
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.82%) KVM
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (1.47%) RHEV
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.88%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (2.94%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (1.47%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Oracle
1 18 (26.47%) TIBCO
2 12 (17.65%) IBM
3 9 (13.24%) SAP
3 9 (13.24%) Red Hat
4 8 (11.76%) EMC
5 7 (10.29%) Cisco
5 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.29%) HP
5 7 (10.29%) NetApp
5 7 (10.29%) VMware
5 7 (10.29%) Symantec
6 6 (8.82%) CheckPoint
6 6 (8.82%) Juniper
6 6 (8.82%) BMC
6 6 (8.82%) CA
6 6 (8.82%) Brocade
7 4 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (5.88%) Siebel
7 4 (5.88%) Retek
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