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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 155 174 72
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -102
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 76 86 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.36% 1.22% 3.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.66% 3.03% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 46 69 205
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
2077 2835 3286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.30% 40.34% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1809 2497 2910
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +22 38 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Merseyside -5 14 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Lancashire +24 11 £50,000 -18.32%
Cheshire -1 8 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 71 (40.80%) Oracle
2 53 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (29.31%) WebSphere
4 48 (27.59%) Relational Database
5 46 (26.44%) IBM
6 45 (25.86%) WebLogic
7 42 (24.14%) Java
8 40 (22.99%) Finance
8 40 (22.99%) Oracle Database
9 37 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (21.26%) IBM Integration Bus
9 37 (21.26%) SOAP
9 37 (21.26%) Web Services
9 37 (21.26%) WebSphere MQ
10 36 (20.69%) XML
11 35 (20.11%) Unix
11 35 (20.11%) SOA
11 35 (20.11%) RDBMS
12 34 (19.54%) SQL
13 33 (18.97%) Oracle Fusion
14 32 (18.39%) Degree
14 32 (18.39%) Windows
14 32 (18.39%) webMethods
14 32 (18.39%) Git (software)
15 31 (17.82%) E-Commerce
16 29 (16.67%) Project Management
17 28 (16.09%) Linux
18 26 (14.94%) Microsoft
19 24 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
20 23 (13.22%) OO

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 51 (29.31%) WebSphere
2 45 (25.86%) WebLogic
3 20 (11.49%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 16 (9.20%) Apache
4 16 (9.20%) Oracle Service Bus
5 12 (6.90%) Mule
6 10 (5.75%) JBoss
7 5 (2.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (2.30%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.30%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.15%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.15%) IIS
9 2 (1.15%) nginx
9 2 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.57%) CMS
10 1 (0.57%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.57%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 10 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (12.07%) Magento
2 20 (11.49%) Oracle Applications
2 20 (11.49%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (10.34%) Oracle 11i
3 18 (10.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (10.34%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 4 (2.30%) OpenText Process Suite
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.34%) PaaS
2 17 (9.77%) SaaS
3 15 (8.62%) IBM PureFlex
4 13 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (6.90%) Amazon S3
5 12 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.15%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.62%) SAN
2 4 (2.30%) DMZ
2 4 (2.30%) LAN
2 4 (2.30%) SSL
2 4 (2.30%) WAN
3 2 (1.15%) HTTP
3 2 (1.15%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.15%) LDAP
3 2 (1.15%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (27.59%) Relational Database
2 40 (22.99%) Oracle Database
3 35 (20.11%) RDBMS
4 24 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 22 (12.64%) Oracle Database 12c
6 19 (10.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 18 (10.34%) Oracle OWB
7 18 (10.34%) Oracle9i Database
7 18 (10.34%) SQL Server
8 16 (9.20%) DB2
9 15 (8.62%) Oracle Exadata
10 14 (8.05%) Oracle ODI
11 12 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (6.90%) Couchbase
11 12 (6.90%) Hazelcast
12 5 (2.87%) NoSQL
13 4 (2.30%) GIS
14 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.57%) MySQL
14 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (18.39%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.49%) Mercurial
2 20 (11.49%) PhpStorm
3 12 (6.90%) git-flow
3 12 (6.90%) Hudson
3 12 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.90%) Maven
4 5 (2.87%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.15%) Selenium
6 1 (0.57%) ERwin
6 1 (0.57%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.57%) JIRA
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.57%) WinRunner
General
1 40 (22.99%) Finance
2 14 (8.05%) Banking
3 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.30%) Retail
5 3 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 72 (41.38%) Developer
2 30 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 24 (13.79%) Architect
4 22 (12.64%) Solutions Architect
5 21 (12.07%) Magento Developer
5 21 (12.07%) Senior Magento Developer
6 19 (10.92%) DBA
6 19 (10.92%) Oracle DBA
6 19 (10.92%) PHP Developer
6 19 (10.92%) PHP Magento Developer
6 19 (10.92%) Senior PHP Developer
7 18 (10.34%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 17 (9.77%) Infrastructure Architect
9 16 (9.20%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 16 (9.20%) Junior
10 14 (8.05%) Java Developer
11 13 (7.47%) Oracle Developer
11 13 (7.47%) SOA Developer
12 12 (6.90%) Java Engineer
12 12 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (21.26%) IBM Integration Bus
1 37 (21.26%) SOAP
1 37 (21.26%) Web Services
1 37 (21.26%) WebSphere MQ
2 36 (20.69%) XML
3 33 (18.97%) Oracle Fusion
4 21 (12.07%) Zend Framework
5 17 (9.77%) JMS
6 14 (8.05%) JSON
7 12 (6.90%) .NET
7 12 (6.90%) Apache Avro
7 12 (6.90%) Apache Camel
7 12 (6.90%) Apache Thrift
7 12 (6.90%) EDI
7 12 (6.90%) Protocol Buffers
7 12 (6.90%) ZeroMQ
8 7 (4.02%) jQuery
9 6 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (3.45%) CSS
10 5 (2.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (13.22%) Data Centre
3 16 (9.20%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (8.62%) FlexPod
4 15 (8.62%) VCE vBlock
5 12 (6.90%) Algorithms
5 12 (6.90%) Mainframe
6 8 (4.60%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.45%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.87%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.30%) Clustering
9 4 (2.30%) Life Science
10 2 (1.15%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.57%) FMCG
11 1 (0.57%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.11%) Unix
2 32 (18.39%) Windows
3 28 (16.09%) Linux
4 18 (10.34%) AIX
4 18 (10.34%) Solaris
5 17 (9.77%) HPUX
5 17 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (8.62%) OS/400
6 15 (8.62%) SUSE
6 15 (8.62%) zOS
7 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.15%) CentOS
8 2 (1.15%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.15%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.11%) SOA
3 31 (17.82%) E-Commerce
4 29 (16.67%) Project Management
5 23 (13.22%) Mentoring
5 23 (13.22%) OO
6 21 (12.07%) Line Management
6 21 (12.07%) Release Management
6 21 (12.07%) Scrum
7 19 (10.92%) Infrastructure Management
8 18 (10.34%) ITIL
8 18 (10.34%) SDLC
8 18 (10.34%) TDD
9 17 (9.77%) BDD
9 17 (9.77%) DevOps
9 17 (9.77%) Open Source
10 16 (9.20%) Business Continuity
10 16 (9.20%) Software Engineering
11 15 (8.62%) Converged Infrastructure
11 15 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 42 (24.14%) Java
2 34 (19.54%) SQL
3 21 (12.07%) PHP
4 16 (9.20%) C++
5 12 (6.90%) C#
6 6 (3.45%) C
6 6 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.87%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.72%) Perl
9 2 (1.15%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.15%) Go
9 2 (1.15%) Python
9 2 (1.15%) Ruby
9 2 (1.15%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.15%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 32 (18.39%) Degree
2 5 (2.87%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.30%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.30%) PMP
3 4 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.30%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) OCA
4 1 (0.57%) OCP
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.07%) QA
System Software
1 18 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.62%) Hyper-V
3 15 (8.62%) KVM
4 14 (8.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (10.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 19 (10.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (10.34%) Data Guard
3 15 (8.62%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.15%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.15%) Puppet
5 1 (0.57%) Netcool
5 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (40.80%) Oracle
2 46 (26.44%) IBM
3 32 (18.39%) webMethods
4 26 (14.94%) Microsoft
5 22 (12.64%) MuleSoft
5 22 (12.64%) VMware
6 21 (12.07%) Zend
7 20 (11.49%) HP
7 20 (11.49%) Software AG
8 17 (9.77%) Red Hat
9 15 (8.62%) BMC
9 15 (8.62%) Brocade
9 15 (8.62%) CA
9 15 (8.62%) CheckPoint
9 15 (8.62%) Cisco
9 15 (8.62%) EMC
9 15 (8.62%) Juniper
9 15 (8.62%) NetApp
9 15 (8.62%) Symantec
10 14 (8.05%) WSO2
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