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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 62 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 15 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.98% 0.45% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.84% 1.21% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £53,050 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -1.04%
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
310 165 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.90% 37.41% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 273 150 261
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Software Architecture
2 12 (57.14%) C++
2 12 (57.14%) Python
3 11 (52.38%) C
3 11 (52.38%) Embedded C++
3 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
4 10 (47.62%) JSON
4 10 (47.62%) RESTful
4 10 (47.62%) ISO 9001
5 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
6 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (23.81%) SOA
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Web Development
8 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 3 (14.29%) Smartphone
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 3 (14.29%) CSS
8 3 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (14.29%) HTML
8 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 3 (14.29%) XML
8 3 (14.29%) XSLT
8 3 (14.29%) Law

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) SMTP
2 1 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Law
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineer
1 11 (52.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) JSON
1 10 (47.62%) RESTful
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) XSLT
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (14.29%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Software Architecture
3 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
4 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) SOA
5 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
6 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) TDD
7 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
8 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.76%) Line Management
9 1 (4.76%) MVC
9 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
9 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C++
1 12 (57.14%) Python
2 11 (52.38%) Embedded C++
2 11 (52.38%) C
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) webMethods