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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 136 174 184
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +10
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 112 78 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.82% 1.14% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.46% 2.55% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 77 62 51
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.25%
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
2512 3054 3555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.79% 44.53% 48.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2104 2593 3173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
Manchester +37 72 £57,500 +15.00% 10
Cheshire -2 17 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Merseyside +16 14 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Lancashire -6 4 £40,000 -38.46%
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 109 (66.06%) Oracle
2 88 (53.33%) Oracle Database
3 73 (44.24%) SOA
4 63 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (37.58%) Oracle Service Bus
6 61 (36.97%) WebLogic
7 54 (32.73%) Oracle Fusion
8 52 (31.52%) Java
9 50 (30.30%) UNIX
10 48 (29.09%) Windows
10 48 (29.09%) SQL
10 48 (29.09%) SDLC
11 47 (28.48%) Web Services
12 45 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 41 (24.85%) SOAP
14 40 (24.24%) Oracle BPM
15 39 (23.64%) XML
16 38 (23.03%) Finance
16 38 (23.03%) Degree
17 37 (22.42%) Performance Tuning
17 37 (22.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 36 (21.82%) JMS
19 35 (21.21%) XSLT
20 34 (20.61%) XSD
20 34 (20.61%) SoapUI
21 33 (20.00%) PL/SQL
21 33 (20.00%) WSDL
22 32 (19.39%) WebSphere
23 31 (18.79%) Linux
24 30 (18.18%) Mentoring

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 62 (37.58%) Oracle Service Bus
2 61 (36.97%) WebLogic
3 37 (22.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 32 (19.39%) WebSphere
5 12 (7.27%) JBoss
6 10 (6.06%) CMS
7 8 (4.85%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (2.42%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.82%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.82%) iPlanet
10 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.21%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.21%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle UPK
11 1 (0.61%) Apache
11 1 (0.61%) Documentum
11 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 40 (24.24%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (4.24%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (3.64%) Magento
4 5 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (2.42%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle AGIS
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.33%) SAN
2 6 (3.64%) Firewall
3 4 (2.42%) DVB
3 4 (2.42%) Bluetooth
3 4 (2.42%) GPRS
3 4 (2.42%) GSM
3 4 (2.42%) UMTS
3 4 (2.42%) VoIP
3 4 (2.42%) WLAN
3 4 (2.42%) NFC
3 4 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (2.42%) Wireless
4 3 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.21%) Internet
5 2 (1.21%) LDAP
6 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.61%) Extranet
6 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (53.33%) Oracle Database
2 45 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 27 (16.36%) SQL Server
3 27 (16.36%) Oracle ODI
4 25 (15.15%) RDBMS
4 25 (15.15%) Relational Database
5 24 (14.55%) DB2
6 22 (13.33%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (3.03%) Big Data
7 5 (3.03%) MySQL
8 4 (2.42%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.21%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 34 (20.61%) SoapUI
2 11 (6.67%) Hudson
2 11 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.24%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.03%) PhpStorm
4 5 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 5 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.21%) JUnit
5 2 (1.21%) Subversion
5 2 (1.21%) Redmine
6 1 (0.61%) Selenium
6 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 38 (23.03%) Finance
2 13 (7.88%) Marketing
3 11 (6.67%) Banking
3 11 (6.67%) Retail
4 6 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.42%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 71 (43.03%) Developer
2 60 (36.36%) Architect
3 44 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
4 40 (24.24%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 40 (24.24%) SOA Developer
5 30 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (13.94%) Oracle Architect
6 23 (13.94%) Infrastructure Architect
7 22 (13.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 21 (12.73%) Middleware Architect
9 12 (7.27%) Java Developer
10 8 (4.85%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (4.24%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.64%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.64%) Magento Developer
12 6 (3.64%) Senior Magento Developer
13 5 (3.03%) Analyst
13 5 (3.03%) Technical Architect
13 5 (3.03%) Web Developer
14 4 (2.42%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (32.73%) Oracle Fusion
2 47 (28.48%) Web Services
3 41 (24.85%) SOAP
4 39 (23.64%) XML
5 36 (21.82%) JMS
6 35 (21.21%) XSLT
7 34 (20.61%) XSD
8 33 (20.00%) WSDL
9 24 (14.55%) WebSphere MQ
10 22 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 19 (11.52%) .NET
12 17 (10.30%) J2EE
13 10 (6.06%) WebCenter
13 10 (6.06%) Oracle ADF
14 9 (5.45%) CSS
15 7 (4.24%) Java EE
16 6 (3.64%) HTML
16 6 (3.64%) EJB
16 6 (3.64%) Zend Framework
16 6 (3.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.58%) Data Centre
2 22 (13.33%) FlexPod
3 11 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.42%) MPEG
4 4 (2.42%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.42%) iPhone
4 4 (2.42%) Device Driver
4 4 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.21%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.21%) Tandem
5 2 (1.21%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 50 (30.30%) UNIX
2 48 (29.09%) Windows
3 31 (18.79%) Linux
4 24 (14.55%) AIX
4 24 (14.55%) Solaris
5 22 (13.33%) SUSE
5 22 (13.33%) HPUX
5 22 (13.33%) zOS
5 22 (13.33%) OS/400
5 22 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.42%) VME
6 4 (2.42%) Android
6 4 (2.42%) Nucleus RTOS
6 4 (2.42%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (2.42%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.42%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.21%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (44.24%) SOA
2 63 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (29.09%) SDLC
4 37 (22.42%) Performance Tuning
5 30 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 26 (15.76%) Coaching
6 26 (15.76%) Business Continuity
7 22 (13.33%) Converged Infrastructure
7 22 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 15 (9.09%) Scrum
9 12 (7.27%) Data Management
10 11 (6.67%) Open Source
10 11 (6.67%) Master Data Management
11 10 (6.06%) Service Delivery
11 10 (6.06%) Risk Management
11 10 (6.06%) Content Management
11 10 (6.06%) Software Engineering
12 9 (5.45%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (5.45%) TDD
12 9 (5.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 52 (31.52%) Java
2 48 (29.09%) SQL
3 33 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (6.67%) C#
5 6 (3.64%) PHP
6 5 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.03%) C
6 5 (3.03%) C++
7 4 (2.42%) COBOL
8 1 (0.61%) Ruby
8 1 (0.61%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 38 (23.03%) Degree
2 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.42%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.82%) OCPJWCD
4 3 (1.82%) OCPJP
4 3 (1.82%) OCMJD
4 3 (1.82%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.21%) ISEB
6 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.21%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) HL7
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (15.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (13.33%) KVM
2 22 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 24 (14.55%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.21%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (1.21%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.61%) MOM
Vendors
1 109 (66.06%) Oracle
2 28 (16.97%) VMware
3 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 27 (16.36%) HP
4 26 (15.76%) IBM
5 24 (14.55%) Cisco
6 22 (13.33%) Brocade
6 22 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 22 (13.33%) Symantec
6 22 (13.33%) EMC
6 22 (13.33%) Juniper
6 22 (13.33%) BMC
6 22 (13.33%) CA
6 22 (13.33%) NetApp
6 22 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 10 (6.06%) Stellent
8 6 (3.64%) Zend
9 5 (3.03%) Sun
10 4 (2.42%) Symbian
10 4 (2.42%) Fujitsu
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mobica Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £50,000 (Dependent on experience)
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mobica Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 12 days ago
Wilmslow, Manchester
Mobica Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
North West, Manchester
Mobica Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £50,000 (Dependent on experience)
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Salary: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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