The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 65 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 12 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.66% 1.04% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 2.46% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 3
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +73.33%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-3.99% +6.38%
Middleware
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
283 284 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.09% 42.14% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 260 259 179
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Middleware
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Sheffield

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 13 (61.90%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) JBoss
2 11 (52.38%) Red Hat
3 10 (47.62%) IBM
3 10 (47.62%) Oracle
3 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
4 9 (42.86%) CRM
4 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 9 (42.86%) TIBCO
5 8 (38.10%) ERP
5 8 (38.10%) OO
5 8 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (38.10%) Mule
5 8 (38.10%) Retail
5 8 (38.10%) Mule ESB
6 7 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
6 7 (33.33%) Apache
6 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 7 (33.33%) OLAP
6 7 (33.33%) HTTP
6 7 (33.33%) OLTP
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (23.81%) XML
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (19.05%) NAS
8 4 (19.05%) SRDF
8 4 (19.05%) Problem Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 11 (52.38%) JBoss
2 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
3 8 (38.10%) Mule
3 8 (38.10%) Mule ESB
4 7 (33.33%) Apache
4 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (19.05%) IIS
6 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (14.29%) Joomla!
6 3 (14.29%) WordPress
6 3 (14.29%) Node.js
6 3 (14.29%) OpenStack
6 3 (14.29%) CloudStack
6 3 (14.29%) NetWeaver
6 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (14.29%) Commerce Server
6 3 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (14.29%) PegaRULES
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) HTTP
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) NAS
2 4 (19.05%) FCoE
2 4 (19.05%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (19.05%) Multicast
3 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) OLAP
1 7 (33.33%) OLTP
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) DB2
3 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) HBase
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (38.10%) Retail
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
2 10 (47.62%) Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Lead Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (14.29%) TIBCO Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Business Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Middleware Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Development Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Platform Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Business Solution Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Head of Technology
7 1 (4.76%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) XSLT
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) REST
3 3 (14.29%) Express
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) jQuery
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) Rendezvous
4 1 (4.76%) WinForms
4 1 (4.76%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
1 3 (14.29%) DataPower
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Solaris
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) SUSE
3 3 (14.29%) Debian
3 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 3 (14.29%) CentOS
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 3 (14.29%) AIX
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) CRM
1 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 8 (38.10%) ERP
2 8 (38.10%) OO
2 8 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
5 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 3 (14.29%) Process Management
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 3 (14.29%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
3 3 (14.29%) PHP
3 3 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 3 (14.29%) Jython
3 3 (14.29%) Korn
3 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (14.29%) PMP
1 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (19.05%) SRDF
1 4 (19.05%) NFS
2 3 (14.29%) Xen
2 3 (14.29%) vSphere
2 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (14.29%) pfSense
2 3 (14.29%) KVM
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Red Hat
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 10 (47.62%) IBM
3 9 (42.86%) TIBCO
4 4 (19.05%) EMC
4 4 (19.05%) Intel
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) NetApp
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) Endeca
5 3 (14.29%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) DataSynapse
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Sybase