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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 176 119 187
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +68
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 56 143 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.01% 2.24% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 5.48% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 102 59
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
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
2193 2609 3115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.61% 40.90% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1893 2206 2644
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -57 30 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Merseyside -7 6 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Cheshire +22 4 £52,500 +20.00% 1
Lancashire +12 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (33.61%) Oracle
2 33 (27.73%) Java
3 32 (26.89%) WebSphere
4 31 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (24.37%) SOAP
5 29 (24.37%) XML
6 28 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 28 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 27 (22.69%) SOA
8 26 (21.85%) Line Management
9 25 (21.01%) Web Services
10 24 (20.17%) Project Management
11 23 (19.33%) PHP
11 23 (19.33%) Oracle Fusion
12 22 (18.49%) Degree
12 22 (18.49%) OO
13 21 (17.65%) Unix
13 21 (17.65%) Magento
13 21 (17.65%) Zend
13 21 (17.65%) Zend Framework
13 21 (17.65%) PhpStorm
13 21 (17.65%) Mercurial
14 20 (16.81%) Docker
14 20 (16.81%) Linux
14 20 (16.81%) SQL
15 19 (15.97%) WebLogic
16 18 (15.13%) Windows
16 18 (15.13%) QA
16 18 (15.13%) Jenkins
17 17 (14.29%) PaaS

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 32 (26.89%) WebSphere
2 19 (15.97%) WebLogic
3 17 (14.29%) Apache
4 13 (10.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (10.08%) JBoss
6 11 (9.24%) WebSphere Portal
7 10 (8.40%) Tomcat
8 9 (7.56%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (5.88%) Mule
10 6 (5.04%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (4.20%) IIS
12 4 (3.36%) nginx
12 4 (3.36%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 3 (2.52%) MS Exchange
13 3 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (1.68%) IBM HTTP Server
14 2 (1.68%) Oracle Coherence
14 2 (1.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 1 (0.84%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (17.65%) Magento
2 12 (10.08%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (9.24%) Oracle 11i
3 11 (9.24%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (9.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (3.36%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.84%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.29%) PaaS
2 16 (13.45%) SaaS
3 12 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (5.04%) Amazon S3
4 6 (5.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (5.04%) IaaS
5 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.68%) Google Apps
7 2 (1.68%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) SSL
2 10 (8.40%) SAN
3 7 (5.88%) DNS
3 7 (5.88%) LAN
3 7 (5.88%) VPN
4 6 (5.04%) VoIP
5 5 (4.20%) DHCP
6 4 (3.36%) Firewall
6 4 (3.36%) LDAP
6 4 (3.36%) PABX
6 4 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.52%) WAN
8 2 (1.68%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (1.68%) BGP
8 2 (1.68%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.68%) HTTP
8 2 (1.68%) Internet
8 2 (1.68%) OSPF
8 2 (1.68%) VXLAN
9 1 (0.84%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.61%) Relational Database
2 14 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 12 (10.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (9.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (9.24%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (9.24%) Oracle9i Database
4 11 (9.24%) RDBMS
4 11 (9.24%) SQL Server
5 9 (7.56%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (5.88%) Couchbase
6 7 (5.88%) Hazelcast
6 7 (5.88%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.36%) DB2
8 2 (1.68%) MySQL
8 2 (1.68%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.84%) Big Data
9 1 (0.84%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.84%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 21 (17.65%) Mercurial
2 21 (17.65%) PhpStorm
3 18 (15.13%) Jenkins
4 11 (9.24%) Ant
5 8 (6.72%) Maven
6 7 (5.88%) git-flow
6 7 (5.88%) Hudson
7 1 (0.84%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.84%) Selenium
7 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.84%) WinRunner
General
1 13 (10.92%) Banking
2 11 (9.24%) Finance
3 4 (3.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Advertising
4 2 (1.68%) Marketing
4 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.84%) Games
5 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (44.54%) Developer
2 30 (25.21%) Senior Developer
3 21 (17.65%) Magento Developer
3 21 (17.65%) PHP Developer
3 21 (17.65%) PHP Magento Developer
3 21 (17.65%) Senior Magento Developer
3 21 (17.65%) Senior PHP Developer
4 16 (13.45%) Consultant
5 13 (10.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 12 (10.08%) DBA
6 12 (10.08%) Oracle DBA
7 11 (9.24%) Administrator
7 11 (9.24%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 10 (8.40%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (8.40%) WebSphere Consultant
9 8 (6.72%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.72%) Java Developer
9 8 (6.72%) SOA Developer
10 7 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.88%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.37%) SOAP
1 29 (24.37%) XML
2 25 (21.01%) Web Services
3 23 (19.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 21 (17.65%) Zend Framework
5 14 (11.76%) .NET
6 10 (8.40%) JSON
7 8 (6.72%) IBM Integration Bus
7 8 (6.72%) J2EE
7 8 (6.72%) JMS
8 7 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.88%) Apache Avro
8 7 (5.88%) Apache Camel
8 7 (5.88%) Apache Thrift
8 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (5.88%) EDI
8 7 (5.88%) Protocol Buffers
8 7 (5.88%) ZeroMQ
9 5 (4.20%) JNI
9 5 (4.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 7 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 7 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.20%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (4.20%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.52%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.68%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.84%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.84%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.65%) Unix
2 20 (16.81%) Linux
3 18 (15.13%) Windows
4 16 (13.45%) AIX
5 10 (8.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (7.56%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.20%) Android
7 5 (4.20%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.36%) Solaris
9 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 27 (22.69%) SOA
4 26 (21.85%) Line Management
5 24 (20.17%) Project Management
6 22 (18.49%) OO
7 16 (13.45%) DevOps
8 14 (11.76%) ITIL
8 14 (11.76%) Scrum
9 13 (10.92%) BDD
9 13 (10.92%) TDD
10 11 (9.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (9.24%) Open Source
10 11 (9.24%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (9.24%) TOGAF
11 10 (8.40%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.40%) PRINCE2
12 9 (7.56%) Information Security
12 9 (7.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.73%) Java
2 23 (19.33%) PHP
3 20 (16.81%) SQL
4 14 (11.76%) C#
5 11 (9.24%) Jython
6 5 (4.20%) Apple Swift
6 5 (4.20%) C++
6 5 (4.20%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.20%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.36%) Ruby
7 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.52%) Python
8 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.68%) Go
9 2 (1.68%) Perl
10 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (18.49%) Degree
2 6 (5.04%) SANS
3 5 (4.20%) CCNA
3 5 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.20%) EMC Certification
3 5 (4.20%) MCSE
3 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.68%) CISSP
5 1 (0.84%) CISA
5 1 (0.84%) CISM
5 1 (0.84%) CSSLP
5 1 (0.84%) OCP
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.13%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) COBIT
3 1 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (16.81%) Docker
2 11 (9.24%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (6.72%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.68%) KVM
5 2 (1.68%) oVirt
5 2 (1.68%) Postfix
5 2 (1.68%) PowerHA
5 2 (1.68%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (10.08%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (10.08%) Puppet
2 11 (9.24%) Data Guard
2 11 (9.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (4.20%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.68%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 40 (33.61%) Oracle
2 21 (17.65%) Zend
3 16 (13.45%) IBM
4 13 (10.92%) VMware
5 11 (9.24%) Retek
5 11 (9.24%) webMethods
6 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
6 9 (7.56%) SAP
6 9 (7.56%) Software AG
6 9 (7.56%) WSO2
7 8 (6.72%) Google
8 7 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.04%) MuleSoft
10 5 (4.20%) Cisco
10 5 (4.20%) Citrix
10 5 (4.20%) EMC
11 2 (1.68%) Apple
11 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.84%) HP
12 1 (0.84%) TIBCO
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