The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 47 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 18 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.17% 3.20% 3.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 10.95% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 12
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,800 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,000 £51,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+10.67% -3.73%
Middleware
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
177 137 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.16% 29.21% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 163 115 140
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Middleware
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Watford

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Watford region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Watford

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 18 (85.71%) IBM
2 15 (71.43%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) Oracle
4 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 10 (47.62%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (42.86%) Solaris
5 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
6 8 (38.10%) Sun
6 8 (38.10%) Open Source
7 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 7 (33.33%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) MySQL
8 6 (28.57%) Windows
9 5 (23.81%) DataPower
9 5 (23.81%) AIX
9 5 (23.81%) SOA
9 5 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (23.81%) Banking
9 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
11 3 (14.29%) Maven
11 3 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
11 3 (14.29%) Retail
11 3 (14.29%) Scrum
11 3 (14.29%) ITIL
11 3 (14.29%) Unix
11 3 (14.29%) SQL
12 2 (9.52%) JSP

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (14.29%) Maven
1 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) FishEye
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Gradle
2 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
1 10 (47.62%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 8 (38.10%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Middleware Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Software Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (9.52%) Java EE
3 2 (9.52%) JSP
3 2 (9.52%) JSTL
3 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (9.52%) Servlets
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
3 2 (9.52%) Spring
3 2 (9.52%) UDDI
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
3 2 (9.52%) XSLT
4 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.76%) Drools
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (23.81%) DataPower
3 1 (4.76%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Solaris
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 5 (23.81%) AIX
5 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Open Source
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) SOA
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
5 2 (9.52%) RAD
5 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) XPath
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) Jython
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) VB
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (9.52%) MOM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) IBM
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle
3 8 (38.10%) Sun
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Sonatype