The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 5 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 16 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 23.88% 12.24% 19.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.17% 42.86% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 12
Average salary £49,000 £56,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £58,150 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -3.09%
Middleware
Hertfordshire

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 Rickmansworth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 43.28% 28.57% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 29
Average salary £35,000 £54,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.77% +21.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Middleware
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 20 (62.50%) UNIX
2 18 (56.25%) Oracle
2 18 (56.25%) WebLogic
3 15 (46.88%) Java
4 14 (43.75%) Finance
5 12 (37.50%) Shell Script
6 9 (28.13%) Software Architecture
7 8 (25.00%) DB2
7 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (25.00%) XML
7 8 (25.00%) Solaris
7 8 (25.00%) MQSeries
7 8 (25.00%) JMS
7 8 (25.00%) TIBCO
7 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 8 (25.00%) Open Source
7 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (21.88%) J2EE
8 7 (21.88%) Apache
8 7 (21.88%) ERP
8 7 (21.88%) HTTP
8 7 (21.88%) Tivoli
8 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
8 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
8 7 (21.88%) Banking
8 7 (21.88%) SWIFT
9 6 (18.75%) Linux
9 6 (18.75%) PKI

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 18 (56.25%) WebLogic
2 8 (25.00%) MQSeries
2 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (21.88%) Apache
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) HTTP
2 5 (15.63%) SSH
2 5 (15.63%) PuTTY
2 5 (15.63%) WinSCP
2 5 (15.63%) FTP
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) DB2
1 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Toad
1 5 (15.63%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Ant
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Architect
1 11 (34.38%) Middleware Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Environment Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Backup Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Principal Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) XML
1 8 (25.00%) JMS
2 7 (21.88%) J2EE
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Open Source
1 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (21.88%) SWIFT
2 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.75%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Celerra
4 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) UNIX
2 8 (25.00%) Solaris
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Software Architecture
2 8 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (21.88%) ERP
3 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Programme Management
5 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Product Management
5 4 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.25%) Change Management
7 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) SOA
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (15.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO 8583
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (3.13%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Sun
5 1 (3.13%) EMC
5 1 (3.13%) NetApp
5 1 (3.13%) StorageTek
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Brocade
5 1 (3.13%) VocaLink