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 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 63 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 14 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.94% 0.78% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.49% 2.00% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 7
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £40,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,050 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -1.04%
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
312 250 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.15% 39.06% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 269 208 226
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +10 9 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Stafford - 2 - -
Middleware
West Midlands

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (60.71%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) C#
3 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 14 (50.00%) Erlang
3 14 (50.00%) F#
3 14 (50.00%) Scala
4 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 13 (46.43%) Low Latency
4 13 (46.43%) Functional Programming
5 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (39.29%) Haskell
7 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
8 9 (32.14%) Java
8 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
9 7 (25.00%) OOD
9 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.00%) Internet
9 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
9 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
10 6 (21.43%) Clojure
10 6 (21.43%) UNIX
10 6 (21.43%) C++
10 6 (21.43%) OO
11 5 (17.86%) N-Tier
11 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (25.00%) Internet
2 5 (17.86%) HTTP
3 2 (7.14%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Ant
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Systems Developer
3 9 (32.14%) .NET Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Systems Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
7 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
8 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Release Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
10 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) Middleware Team Leader
10 1 (3.57%) Middleware Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) Software Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (17.86%) N-Tier
3 4 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Low Latency
1 13 (46.43%) Functional Programming
2 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.00%) OOD
4 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (21.43%) OO
6 5 (17.86%) Complex Event Processing
7 4 (14.29%) Web Development
8 2 (7.14%) UML
8 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.14%) Validation
8 2 (7.14%) Change Control
8 2 (7.14%) Software Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) Erlang
2 14 (50.00%) F#
2 14 (50.00%) Scala
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) Haskell
5 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
6 9 (32.14%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) C++
7 6 (21.43%) Clojure
8 3 (10.71%) VB
9 2 (7.14%) Python
9 2 (7.14%) Ruby
9 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Remedy
1 2 (7.14%) QNX
1 2 (7.14%) AccuRev
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