The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 134 195 139
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -56
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 133 61 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.83% 0.81% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.91% 1.64% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 110 32 80
Average salary £42,500 £44,750 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.02% +2.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,050 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3401 3710 3544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 46.87% 49.41% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2913 3300 3176
Average salary £37,500 £34,189 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.68% +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +30 45 £50,000 +2.56%
Merseyside +20 41 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Cheshire +15 38 £42,500 +13.33% 15
Lancashire +1 3 £37,500 -11.24%
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 132 (35.29%) UNIX
1 132 (35.29%) Finance
2 121 (32.35%) Java
3 117 (31.28%) Oracle
4 108 (28.88%) Linux
5 90 (24.06%) Windows
6 81 (21.66%) WebSphere
7 78 (20.86%) .NET
8 72 (19.25%) SQL
9 69 (18.45%) SOA
10 63 (16.84%) AIX
11 61 (16.31%) C#
12 56 (14.97%) TIBCO
13 50 (13.37%) ASP.NET
13 50 (13.37%) OO
13 50 (13.37%) Java EE
13 50 (13.37%) Oracle Database
14 47 (12.57%) MVC
14 47 (12.57%) WebSphere MQ
15 46 (12.30%) UML
16 44 (11.76%) Mainframe
17 41 (10.96%) SQL Server
17 41 (10.96%) MySQL
17 41 (10.96%) WSO2
18 40 (10.70%) Web Services
18 40 (10.70%) Microsoft
19 39 (10.43%) SSL
19 39 (10.43%) Shell Script
20 38 (10.16%) Red Hat
20 38 (10.16%) WebLogic

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 81 (21.66%) WebSphere
2 38 (10.16%) WebLogic
3 36 (9.63%) TIBCO EMS
4 23 (6.15%) Apache
4 23 (6.15%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 22 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (4.28%) IIS
7 15 (4.01%) Gentran
8 11 (2.94%) MQSeries
9 8 (2.14%) WebLogic Portal
9 8 (2.14%) WebLogic Integration
9 8 (2.14%) WebSphere Process Server
9 8 (2.14%) GlassFish
10 7 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (1.87%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.60%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (0.80%) CICS
13 2 (0.53%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) MS Project
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (9.63%) BusinessWorks
2 25 (6.68%) TIBCO iProcess
3 23 (6.15%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
4 18 (4.81%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (4.28%) Oracle 11i
6 14 (3.74%) Oracle EBS R12
7 13 (3.48%) SAP xMII
8 10 (2.67%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (2.67%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.53%) AWD
10 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.43%) SSL
2 15 (4.01%) FTP
2 15 (4.01%) SAN
3 13 (3.48%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.48%) Internet
4 9 (2.41%) LAN
5 8 (2.14%) Firewall
5 8 (2.14%) Intranet
5 8 (2.14%) HTTP
5 8 (2.14%) Network Security
6 7 (1.87%) WAN
6 7 (1.87%) DMZ
7 3 (0.80%) VPN
8 2 (0.53%) UMTS
8 2 (0.53%) GPRS
8 2 (0.53%) LDAP
8 2 (0.53%) NAS
9 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (13.37%) Oracle Database
2 41 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.96%) MySQL
3 27 (7.22%) Relational Database
4 26 (6.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 26 (6.95%) DB2
4 26 (6.95%) RDBMS
5 13 (3.48%) Big Data
5 13 (3.48%) SAP HANA
5 13 (3.48%) SAP BW
6 10 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (2.14%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (1.87%) Spotfire
9 4 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.07%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.53%) SQLite
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 14 (3.74%) Maven
2 10 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.41%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.14%) MSI
4 8 (2.14%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.14%) Ant
4 8 (2.14%) JUnit
4 8 (2.14%) Hudson
5 6 (1.60%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.34%) Subversion
7 4 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.80%) JBuilder
9 2 (0.53%) Log4Net
9 2 (0.53%) Xcode
9 2 (0.53%) JMeter
9 2 (0.53%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.53%) NUnit
9 2 (0.53%) jMock
9 2 (0.53%) Selenium
9 2 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 132 (35.29%) Finance
2 18 (4.81%) Banking
3 17 (4.55%) Retail
4 10 (2.67%) Marketing
5 8 (2.14%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.07%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.53%) Military
7 2 (0.53%) Electronics
7 2 (0.53%) Front Office
7 2 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (22.19%) Developer
2 61 (16.31%) Architect
3 49 (13.10%) Consultant
4 48 (12.83%) Solutions Architect
5 35 (9.36%) Administrator
6 30 (8.02%) Software Developer
7 24 (6.42%) Middleware Specialist
8 21 (5.61%) Java Developer
8 21 (5.61%) TIBCO Consultant
9 18 (4.81%) Team Leader
10 17 (4.55%) DBA
10 17 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
11 16 (4.28%) C# Developer
12 14 (3.74%) TIBCO Specialist
13 13 (3.48%) SAP Administrator
13 13 (3.48%) WebSphere Specialist
13 13 (3.48%) SAP Basis Administrator
14 12 (3.21%) Informatica Consultant
14 12 (3.21%) Linux Specialist
15 11 (2.94%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (20.86%) .NET
2 50 (13.37%) ASP.NET
2 50 (13.37%) Java EE
3 47 (12.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 40 (10.70%) Web Services
5 37 (9.89%) J2EE
6 33 (8.82%) HTML
7 30 (8.02%) Oracle Fusion
8 27 (7.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 24 (6.42%) JSP
10 23 (6.15%) CSS
10 23 (6.15%) Rendezvous
10 23 (6.15%) Java SE
11 20 (5.35%) Spring
12 17 (4.55%) WCF
13 16 (4.28%) Hibernate
13 16 (4.28%) Servlets
13 16 (4.28%) XML
13 16 (4.28%) JPA
14 15 (4.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 11 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.67%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (2.41%) Open Source
4 9 (2.41%) Clustering
5 8 (2.14%) DataPower
6 7 (1.87%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.07%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.80%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.53%) IVR
9 2 (0.53%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.53%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.27%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 132 (35.29%) UNIX
2 108 (28.88%) Linux
3 90 (24.06%) Windows
4 63 (16.84%) AIX
5 34 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (8.02%) Solaris
7 20 (5.35%) HPUX
8 14 (3.74%) SUSE
9 5 (1.34%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.07%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.80%) Android
11 3 (0.80%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.80%) zOS
12 2 (0.53%) Windows CE
12 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.27%) CentOS
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.27%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (18.45%) SOA
2 50 (13.37%) OO
3 47 (12.57%) MVC
4 46 (12.30%) UML
5 36 (9.63%) Change Management
6 35 (9.36%) Project Management
7 34 (9.09%) OOD
7 34 (9.09%) Business Continuity
8 30 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 29 (7.75%) Migration
10 27 (7.22%) Enterprise Architecture
11 25 (6.68%) ITIL
12 23 (6.15%) Software Engineering
13 20 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (5.08%) Scrum
15 18 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (4.55%) Multithreading
17 16 (4.28%) Performance Monitoring
18 15 (4.01%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (32.35%) Java
2 72 (19.25%) SQL
3 61 (16.31%) C#
4 39 (10.43%) Shell Script
5 30 (8.02%) Perl
6 28 (7.49%) VB.NET
7 15 (4.01%) JCL
8 14 (3.74%) PL/SQL
8 14 (3.74%) JavaScript
9 12 (3.21%) C++
10 8 (2.14%) Python
11 6 (1.60%) PHP
12 5 (1.34%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.07%) C
14 3 (0.80%) Golang
15 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 1 (0.27%) Korn
16 1 (0.27%) Jython
Qualifications
1 23 (6.15%) Degree
2 11 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (2.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.34%) MBA
5 3 (0.80%) RHCE
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.53%) MCSA
6 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.27%) MCP
7 1 (0.27%) HNC
7 1 (0.27%) HND
7 1 (0.27%) CCNA
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.21%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.87%) QA
3 2 (0.53%) SLA
3 2 (0.53%) COBIT
3 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.80%) vSphere
4 3 (0.80%) Xen
4 3 (0.80%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.80%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.53%) KVM
6 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 16 (4.28%) Tivoli
2 13 (3.48%) TIBCO Hawk
3 8 (2.14%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.80%) Puppet
5 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.53%) Nagios
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.27%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 117 (31.28%) Oracle
2 56 (14.97%) TIBCO
3 41 (10.96%) WSO2
4 40 (10.70%) Microsoft
5 38 (10.16%) Red Hat
6 35 (9.36%) IBM
7 20 (5.35%) JBoss
8 16 (4.28%) VMware
9 15 (4.01%) EMC
10 14 (3.74%) Sophos
10 14 (3.74%) Cisco
11 13 (3.48%) SAP
12 12 (3.21%) Informatica
12 12 (3.21%) Axway
13 11 (2.94%) Symantec
14 8 (2.14%) Kony
15 7 (1.87%) Teradata
16 5 (1.34%) Google
16 5 (1.34%) NetApp
17 3 (0.80%) Zend
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Salary: From £37,000 to £43,000 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
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