The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Rickmansworth region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 4 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 18 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 26.09% 16.28% 21.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.25% 42.42% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 13
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £54,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £61,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 46.38% 38.37% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 39
Average salary £35,000 £54,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.77% +28.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
Hertfordshire

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 25 July 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 22 (68.75%) WebLogic
2 19 (59.38%) Java
3 18 (56.25%) UNIX
4 17 (53.13%) Oracle
5 12 (37.50%) Finance
5 12 (37.50%) WebSphere
6 11 (34.38%) Solaris
7 10 (31.25%) Apache
7 10 (31.25%) J2EE
7 10 (31.25%) Software Architecture
8 9 (28.13%) Open Source
8 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
8 9 (28.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (28.13%) DB2
8 9 (28.13%) XML
8 9 (28.13%) MQSeries
8 9 (28.13%) JMS
8 9 (28.13%) HTTP
8 9 (28.13%) Shell Script
8 9 (28.13%) TIBCO
9 8 (25.00%) Banking
9 8 (25.00%) ERP
9 8 (25.00%) SWIFT
9 8 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (21.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 7 (21.88%) Python
10 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
10 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
11 6 (18.75%) PKI

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 22 (68.75%) WebLogic
2 12 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 10 (31.25%) Apache
4 9 (28.13%) MQSeries
4 9 (28.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) DB2
1 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Ant
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Middleware Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Backup Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Principal Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Senior UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) J2EE
2 9 (28.13%) XML
2 9 (28.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Open Source
1 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (25.00%) SWIFT
3 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
4 6 (18.75%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Celerra
5 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) UNIX
2 11 (34.38%) Solaris
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Software Architecture
2 8 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (25.00%) ERP
3 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Programme Management
4 5 (15.63%) Data Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Product Management
5 4 (12.50%) SOA
5 4 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) Shell Script
3 7 (21.88%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 1 (3.13%) AWK
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
1 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
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 3 (9.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) TIBCO
3 5 (15.63%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Sun
4 1 (3.13%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) NetApp
4 1 (3.13%) StorageTek
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Brocade
4 1 (3.13%) VocaLink