The first table below looks at the demand for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 34 53 77
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +24
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 41 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.17% 1.46% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.08% 2.85% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 5 3
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +51.89%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
370 246 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.72% 51.14% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 329 217 292
Average salary £40,000 £32,528 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.97% -13.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Middleware
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Merseyside

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Middleware
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +18 41 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 60 (68.18%) Java
2 56 (63.64%) SOA
3 47 (53.41%) Oracle
4 41 (46.59%) OO
5 40 (45.45%) WSO2
6 39 (44.32%) UML
7 36 (40.91%) MySQL
8 32 (36.36%) OOD
9 24 (27.27%) SQL
10 22 (25.00%) TIBCO
11 21 (23.86%) Project Management
11 21 (23.86%) Web Services
12 20 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (21.59%) WebSphere
13 19 (21.59%) WebSphere MQ
14 18 (20.45%) UNIX
14 18 (20.45%) Degree
15 17 (19.32%) MVC
16 16 (18.18%) Hibernate
16 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (18.18%) Spring
16 16 (18.18%) JSP
16 16 (18.18%) Servlets
16 16 (18.18%) Java EE
16 16 (18.18%) JPA
17 15 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (17.05%) EAI
18 14 (15.91%) CSS
18 14 (15.91%) HTML
18 14 (15.91%) Finance

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 19 (21.59%) WebSphere
2 13 (14.77%) TIBCO EMS
3 9 (10.23%) WebLogic
4 8 (9.09%) GlassFish
4 8 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (9.09%) WebLogic Integration
4 8 (9.09%) Apache
4 8 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.14%) Mule
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.27%) MS Project
2 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (14.77%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) Intranet
1 8 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.14%) GPRS
3 1 (1.14%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.91%) MySQL
2 12 (13.64%) Big Data
3 11 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 11 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 10 (11.36%) RDBMS
5 9 (10.23%) DB2
6 7 (7.95%) Spotfire
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.14%) SQLite
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Maven
2 8 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.09%) Hudson
2 8 (9.09%) Ant
3 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.55%) JUnit
3 4 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (1.14%) Log4Net
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.14%) JDeveloper
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Retail
3 10 (11.36%) Banking
4 9 (10.23%) Marketing
5 8 (9.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (35.23%) Architect
1 31 (35.23%) Solutions Architect
2 22 (25.00%) Developer
3 19 (21.59%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Release Manager
5 7 (7.95%) Test Manager
6 6 (6.82%) Integration Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Test Team Leader
7 5 (5.68%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.68%) Head of Development
7 5 (5.68%) Testing Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Java Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Java Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Middleware Specialist
8 4 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Applications Manager
8 4 (4.55%) TIBCO Specialist
9 2 (2.27%) Middleware Engineer
9 2 (2.27%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.27%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.86%) Web Services
2 19 (21.59%) WebSphere MQ
3 16 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 16 (18.18%) Spring
3 16 (18.18%) JSP
3 16 (18.18%) Servlets
3 16 (18.18%) Java EE
3 16 (18.18%) JPA
4 14 (15.91%) CSS
4 14 (15.91%) HTML
5 13 (14.77%) ActiveMQ
6 12 (13.64%) Spring MVC
7 11 (12.50%) .NET
7 11 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
8 9 (10.23%) JSF
8 9 (10.23%) J2EE
8 9 (10.23%) XML
8 9 (10.23%) WebCenter
9 8 (9.09%) Ajax
9 8 (9.09%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.23%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.09%) DataPower
3 8 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.09%) Open Source
4 7 (7.95%) Clustering
5 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) IVR
6 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) UNIX
2 13 (14.77%) Windows
3 12 (13.64%) Linux
4 9 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.14%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (1.14%) Android
5 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (63.64%) SOA
2 41 (46.59%) OO
3 39 (44.32%) UML
4 32 (36.36%) OOD
5 21 (23.86%) Project Management
6 20 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
7 17 (19.32%) MVC
8 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (17.05%) EAI
10 11 (12.50%) TDD
10 11 (12.50%) Scrum
10 11 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (12.50%) Use Case
11 10 (11.36%) Migration
11 10 (11.36%) Data Management
11 10 (11.36%) Software Testing
12 9 (10.23%) Change Management
12 9 (10.23%) Direct Marketing
12 9 (10.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (68.18%) Java
2 24 (27.27%) SQL
3 13 (14.77%) Shell Script
4 11 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.41%) PHP
6 3 (3.41%) C
7 2 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (20.45%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (14.77%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (2.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (53.41%) Oracle
2 40 (45.45%) WSO2
3 22 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 9 (10.23%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.23%) JBoss
5 8 (9.09%) Kony
5 8 (9.09%) IBM
6 7 (7.95%) Teradata
7 3 (3.41%) Zend
8 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.14%) Infragistics
9 1 (1.14%) Apple
9 1 (1.14%) DevExpress
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