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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 155 123 152
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +29
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 24 59 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 1.60% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 3.19% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 42 15
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.06%
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
1769 1852 1968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.56% 50.19% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1518 1642 1779
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £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 30 September 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Manchester

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 29 (42.65%) Retail
3 25 (36.76%) Finance
3 25 (36.76%) UNIX
4 22 (32.35%) Shell Script
4 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (30.88%) Java
5 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
6 18 (26.47%) TIBCO
6 18 (26.47%) BusinessWorks
6 18 (26.47%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 18 (26.47%) TIBCO iProcess
7 17 (25.00%) Banking
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%) Oracle
9 15 (22.06%) SOA
10 14 (20.59%) C#
10 14 (20.59%) IIS
10 14 (20.59%) WebSphere
11 13 (19.12%) C++
11 13 (19.12%) XML
11 13 (19.12%) XSLT
11 13 (19.12%) ClearCase
12 12 (17.65%) Client/Server
12 12 (17.65%) IBM
12 12 (17.65%) ITIL

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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%) IIS
3 14 (20.59%) WebSphere
4 9 (13.24%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) Documentum
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.47%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) 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
4 6 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (5.88%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) SAN
2 4 (5.88%) SSL
3 3 (4.41%) LDAP
4 1 (1.47%) Broadband
4 1 (1.47%) FTP
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.29%) DB2
4 7 (10.29%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (42.65%) Retail
2 25 (36.76%) Finance
3 17 (25.00%) Banking
4 12 (17.65%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.88%) Marketing
6 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.47%) Billing
7 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Architect
1 16 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
2 12 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
3 11 (16.18%) Consultant
4 10 (14.71%) TIBCO Support
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Architect
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) TIBCO Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) TIBCO Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.94%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) Rendezvous
1 16 (23.53%) Java SE
1 16 (23.53%) Java EE
2 13 (19.12%) XML
2 13 (19.12%) XSLT
3 12 (17.65%) Web Services
4 11 (16.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 1 (1.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.47%) ISPF
8 1 (1.47%) EDI
8 1 (1.47%) .NET
8 1 (1.47%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.65%) Client/Server
3 7 (10.29%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.47%) GIS
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 31 (45.59%) Linux
2 25 (36.76%) UNIX
3 12 (17.65%) Windows
3 12 (17.65%) AIX
4 9 (13.24%) Solaris
5 8 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (10.29%) HPUX
6 7 (10.29%) OS/400
6 7 (10.29%) zOS
6 7 (10.29%) SUSE
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) SOA
2 12 (17.65%) ITIL
2 12 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 10 (14.71%) Problem Management
4 8 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 8 (11.76%) Logistics
4 8 (11.76%) ERP
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%) TDD
7 2 (2.94%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.94%) People Management
7 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.47%) Change Management
8 1 (1.47%) ETL
8 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) Shell Script
2 21 (30.88%) Java
3 14 (20.59%) C#
4 13 (19.12%) C++
5 12 (17.65%) C
6 6 (8.82%) Perl
7 2 (2.94%) SQL
7 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.47%) JCL
8 1 (1.47%) Jython
8 1 (1.47%) Korn
8 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
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
1 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
1 7 (10.29%) KVM
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.47%) Firmware
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.47%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (2.94%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (2.94%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.47%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) TIBCO
2 16 (23.53%) Oracle
3 12 (17.65%) IBM
4 9 (13.24%) SAP
4 9 (13.24%) Red Hat
5 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.76%) HP
5 8 (11.76%) EMC
5 8 (11.76%) NetApp
6 7 (10.29%) Juniper
6 7 (10.29%) BMC
6 7 (10.29%) CA
6 7 (10.29%) Cisco
6 7 (10.29%) CheckPoint
6 7 (10.29%) Symantec
6 7 (10.29%) VMware
6 7 (10.29%) Brocade
7 4 (5.88%) JD Edwards
7 4 (5.88%) Retek
7 4 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44625 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago