The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 182 128 184
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +56
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 55 138 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.94% 2.10% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.34% 5.15% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27 88 52
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £59,650
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% -3.00%
Middleware
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2354 2680 3098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.20% 40.71% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2035 2252 2610
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Middleware
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Middleware Salary Trend in the North West

Middleware
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Middleware Salary Histogram in the North West

Middleware
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -59 22 £45,000 -4.25% 5
Merseyside -11 10 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Lancashire +12 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Cheshire +9 3 - - 1
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 40 (36.36%) Oracle
2 26 (23.64%) Oracle Fusion
3 25 (22.73%) Java
3 25 (22.73%) SQL
3 25 (22.73%) Unix
4 24 (21.82%) Line Management
5 23 (20.91%) E-Commerce
5 23 (20.91%) WebSphere
6 21 (19.09%) Degree
6 21 (19.09%) Git (software)
6 21 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (19.09%) Oracle Database
7 20 (18.18%) Project Management
7 20 (18.18%) SOA
7 20 (18.18%) AIX
7 20 (18.18%) Web Services
7 20 (18.18%) XML
8 19 (17.27%) SOAP
8 19 (17.27%) Windows
8 19 (17.27%) PHP
8 19 (17.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (17.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 19 (17.27%) Relational Database
9 18 (16.36%) Oracle RAC
9 18 (16.36%) Linux
10 17 (15.45%) OO
10 17 (15.45%) WebLogic
10 17 (15.45%) RDBMS
10 17 (15.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (15.45%) Zend

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (20.91%) WebSphere
2 17 (15.45%) WebLogic
3 14 (12.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (10.91%) Apache
4 12 (10.91%) WebSphere Portal
5 10 (9.09%) Tomcat
6 9 (8.18%) JBoss
7 8 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (6.36%) IIS
9 6 (5.45%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.82%) Mule
10 2 (1.82%) nginx
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.91%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 1 (0.91%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (15.45%) Magento
2 16 (14.55%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (13.64%) Oracle 11i
3 15 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (3.64%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.91%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.09%) SaaS
2 9 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.18%) PaaS
3 8 (7.27%) IaaS
4 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.82%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.91%) GitHub
7 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.91%) SAN
1 12 (10.91%) SSL
2 9 (8.18%) DNS
2 9 (8.18%) VPN
3 7 (6.36%) DHCP
4 6 (5.45%) VoIP
5 4 (3.64%) Firewall
5 4 (3.64%) LAN
5 4 (3.64%) PABX
5 4 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.82%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (1.82%) BGP
6 2 (1.82%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.82%) Internet
6 2 (1.82%) LDAP
6 2 (1.82%) OSPF
7 1 (0.91%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.91%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.09%) Oracle Database
2 19 (17.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 19 (17.27%) Oracle Database 12c
2 19 (17.27%) Relational Database
3 17 (15.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 17 (15.45%) RDBMS
4 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
5 15 (13.64%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (5.45%) MySQL
6 6 (5.45%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.45%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (3.64%) DB2
7 4 (3.64%) Informix
8 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.82%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.82%) Hazelcast
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.82%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.91%) Big Data
9 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (19.09%) Git (software)
2 17 (15.45%) Mercurial
2 17 (15.45%) PhpStorm
3 14 (12.73%) Jenkins
4 12 (10.91%) Ant
5 3 (2.73%) Maven
6 2 (1.82%) git-flow
6 2 (1.82%) Hudson
7 1 (0.91%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.91%) WinRunner
General
1 12 (10.91%) Banking
2 9 (8.18%) Finance
3 3 (2.73%) Retail
4 2 (1.82%) Advertising
4 2 (1.82%) Electronics
4 2 (1.82%) Marketing
4 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (31.82%) Developer
2 21 (19.09%) Senior Developer
3 20 (18.18%) DBA
4 18 (16.36%) Administrator
5 17 (15.45%) Magento Developer
5 17 (15.45%) Oracle DBA
5 17 (15.45%) PHP Developer
5 17 (15.45%) PHP Magento Developer
5 17 (15.45%) Senior Magento Developer
5 17 (15.45%) Senior PHP Developer
6 15 (13.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 14 (12.73%) Consultant
8 11 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 11 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
9 9 (8.18%) Architect
10 7 (6.36%) Cloud Architect
10 7 (6.36%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (5.45%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 20 (18.18%) Web Services
2 20 (18.18%) XML
3 19 (17.27%) SOAP
4 17 (15.45%) Zend Framework
5 12 (10.91%) .NET
6 10 (9.09%) J2EE
7 5 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (4.55%) JNI
8 4 (3.64%) JSON
9 3 (2.73%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (2.73%) SAP Basis
10 2 (1.82%) EDI
10 2 (1.82%) HTML
10 2 (1.82%) JMS
10 2 (1.82%) LAMP
10 2 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (1.82%) STL
10 2 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.18%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.36%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (6.36%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.82%) iPad
6 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.82%) Statistics
7 1 (0.91%) Blog
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.73%) Unix
2 20 (18.18%) AIX
3 19 (17.27%) Windows
4 18 (16.36%) Linux
5 11 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.55%) Android
7 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.64%) Solaris
9 2 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.82%) Line Management
2 23 (20.91%) E-Commerce
3 21 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (18.18%) Project Management
4 20 (18.18%) SOA
5 17 (15.45%) OO
6 16 (14.55%) ITIL
7 15 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (11.82%) TOGAF
9 12 (10.91%) PRINCE2
10 10 (9.09%) DevOps
10 10 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 9 (8.18%) Information Security
11 9 (8.18%) Mobile Device Management
12 8 (7.27%) ITIL V3
12 8 (7.27%) Load Balancing
12 8 (7.27%) TDD
13 7 (6.36%) BDD
13 7 (6.36%) Scrum
13 7 (6.36%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.73%) Java
1 25 (22.73%) SQL
2 19 (17.27%) PHP
3 12 (10.91%) C#
3 12 (10.91%) Jython
4 5 (4.55%) Apple Swift
4 5 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 4 (3.64%) C++
6 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.73%) Ruby
7 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.91%) Erlang
8 1 (0.91%) F#
8 1 (0.91%) Haskell
8 1 (0.91%) Python
8 1 (0.91%) Scala
8 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (19.09%) Degree
2 7 (6.36%) CCNA
2 7 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (6.36%) EMC Certification
2 7 (6.36%) MCSE
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.45%) SANS
4 3 (2.73%) CISSP
5 2 (1.82%) CISA
5 2 (1.82%) CISM
6 1 (0.91%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.91%) OCP
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.73%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) COBIT
3 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (16.36%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (12.73%) Docker
3 10 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (6.36%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.82%) KVM
6 2 (1.82%) oVirt
6 2 (1.82%) Postfix
6 2 (1.82%) PowerHA
6 2 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (15.45%) Data Guard
1 17 (15.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (11.82%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (11.82%) Puppet
3 7 (6.36%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 40 (36.36%) Oracle
2 17 (15.45%) Zend
3 15 (13.64%) Retek
4 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
5 12 (10.91%) IBM
5 12 (10.91%) VMware
6 9 (8.18%) SAP
7 8 (7.27%) Software AG
8 7 (6.36%) Cisco
8 7 (6.36%) Citrix
8 7 (6.36%) EMC
9 5 (4.55%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.73%) Google
10 3 (2.73%) webMethods
11 2 (1.82%) Apple
11 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.82%) WSO2
12 1 (0.91%) IDERA
12 1 (0.91%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.91%) Twitter
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