The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 62 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.61% 0.93% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.95% 3.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Middleware
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
182 149 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.62% 27.75% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137 136 168
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,150 £45,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Middleware
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Northampton

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) Unix
2 21 (80.77%) Tomcat
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 20 (76.92%) J2EE
3 20 (76.92%) Java
3 20 (76.92%) SOAP
3 20 (76.92%) Web Services
3 20 (76.92%) OO
3 20 (76.92%) SLA
3 20 (76.92%) SOA
3 20 (76.92%) Hibernate
3 20 (76.92%) Spring
3 20 (76.92%) Liferay
3 20 (76.92%) REST
4 18 (69.23%) JSON
4 18 (69.23%) SSL
4 18 (69.23%) JMS
4 18 (69.23%) XML
5 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (53.85%) Scrum
6 14 (53.85%) WSO2
7 12 (46.15%) TDD
7 12 (46.15%) XSLT
7 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
7 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (42.31%) Coaching
8 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
8 11 (42.31%) High Availability
8 11 (42.31%) Performance Tuning

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 21 (80.77%) Tomcat
2 20 (76.92%) Liferay
3 4 (15.38%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Architect
2 12 (46.15%) Integration Architect
3 9 (34.62%) Middleware Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Deployment Manager
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Server Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) Hibernate
1 20 (76.92%) J2EE
1 20 (76.92%) REST
1 20 (76.92%) SOAP
1 20 (76.92%) Spring
1 20 (76.92%) Web Services
2 18 (69.23%) JMS
2 18 (69.23%) JSON
2 18 (69.23%) XML
3 12 (46.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) OO
1 20 (76.92%) SOA
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) Scrum
4 12 (46.15%) TDD
5 11 (42.31%) Coaching
5 11 (42.31%) High Availability
5 11 (42.31%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
6 9 (34.62%) OOD
7 8 (30.77%) API Design
7 8 (30.77%) Identity Management
8 7 (26.92%) Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 1 (3.85%) BDD
11 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
11 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
11 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 20 (76.92%) Java
3 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) WSO2
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) hybris
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft