The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 61 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 19 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.61% 0.93% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.78% 2.26% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 7
Average salary £51,250 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -2.06%
Middleware
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
329 266 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.25% 41.43% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 283 229 202
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Middleware
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Middleware
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +15 14 £51,250 -26.78% 2
Stafford - 1 - -
Middleware
West Midlands

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (46.15%) Scala
4 12 (46.15%) Erlang
4 12 (46.15%) F#
4 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 12 (46.15%) Functional Programming
5 11 (42.31%) Low Latency
5 11 (42.31%) VB.NET
6 9 (34.62%) Haskell
7 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 8 (30.77%) OOD
8 7 (26.92%) OO
8 7 (26.92%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
9 6 (23.08%) HTTP
10 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
10 5 (19.23%) Internet
10 5 (19.23%) C++
10 5 (19.23%) Degree
10 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
10 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
10 5 (19.23%) Complex Event Processing
10 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
11 4 (15.38%) Clojure

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
2 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Ant
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Systems Developer
3 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
5 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Systems Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Release Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Middleware Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Middleware Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
2 4 (15.38%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (46.15%) Functional Programming
3 11 (42.31%) Low Latency
4 8 (30.77%) OOD
4 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 7 (26.92%) OO
6 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
6 5 (19.23%) Complex Event Processing
7 4 (15.38%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) SOA
8 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.69%) Validation
8 2 (7.69%) Change Control
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) Erlang
2 12 (46.15%) F#
2 12 (46.15%) Scala
3 11 (42.31%) VB.NET
4 9 (34.62%) Haskell
5 7 (26.92%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) C++
7 4 (15.38%) Clojure
8 3 (11.54%) VB
9 2 (7.69%) Python
9 2 (7.69%) Ruby
9 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy
1 2 (7.69%) AccuRev
2 1 (3.85%) QNX
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