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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 52 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 18 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.35% 0.27% 3.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.16% 0.54% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,247 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -3.57%
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
148 186 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.56% 50.96% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 94 136 88
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -10.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £52,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 46 (97.87%) Java
2 45 (95.74%) Finance
3 38 (80.85%) IBM HTTP Server
3 38 (80.85%) IBM
3 38 (80.85%) SQL
3 38 (80.85%) Oracle
3 38 (80.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 38 (80.85%) IIS
3 38 (80.85%) Tomcat
3 38 (80.85%) HTTP
3 38 (80.85%) WebSphere
4 37 (78.72%) UNIX
4 37 (78.72%) Windows
4 37 (78.72%) Solaris
5 36 (76.60%) Linux
5 36 (76.60%) J2EE
6 35 (74.47%) AIX
6 35 (74.47%) DB2
6 35 (74.47%) Manufacturing
6 35 (74.47%) Retail
7 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
7 34 (72.34%) FTP
7 34 (72.34%) MQSeries
7 34 (72.34%) E-Commerce
7 34 (72.34%) MS Office
7 34 (72.34%) JDBC
8 21 (44.68%) Problem Management
9 20 (42.55%) ITIL
10 19 (40.43%) Perl
10 19 (40.43%) Bash Shell

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 38 (80.85%) WebSphere Application Server
1 38 (80.85%) IIS
1 38 (80.85%) Tomcat
1 38 (80.85%) IBM HTTP Server
1 38 (80.85%) WebSphere
2 34 (72.34%) MQSeries
3 12 (25.53%) Apache
3 12 (25.53%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.51%) Tuxedo
4 4 (8.51%) GlassFish
4 4 (8.51%) iPlanet
5 2 (4.26%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 34 (72.34%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 38 (80.85%) HTTP
2 34 (72.34%) FTP
3 8 (17.02%) ATM
4 4 (8.51%) SSL
5 1 (2.13%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (74.47%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
General
1 45 (95.74%) Finance
2 35 (74.47%) Manufacturing
2 35 (74.47%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Analyst
2 33 (70.21%) Support Analyst
2 33 (70.21%) Operations Analyst
2 33 (70.21%) Operations Support Analyst
3 15 (31.91%) Junior Analyst
3 15 (31.91%) Junior Support Analyst
3 15 (31.91%) Junior
4 8 (17.02%) Middleware Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Middleware Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (76.60%) J2EE
2 34 (72.34%) JDBC
3 4 (8.51%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (8.51%) .NET
4 1 (2.13%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.13%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Open Source
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (2.13%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 37 (78.72%) Solaris
1 37 (78.72%) UNIX
1 37 (78.72%) Windows
2 36 (76.60%) Linux
3 35 (74.47%) AIX
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) E-Commerce
2 21 (44.68%) Problem Management
3 20 (42.55%) ITIL
4 8 (17.02%) SOA
5 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.13%) Project Management
7 1 (2.13%) ITSM
7 1 (2.13%) Validation
7 1 (2.13%) Migration
7 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 46 (97.87%) Java
2 38 (80.85%) SQL
3 19 (40.43%) Bash Shell
3 19 (40.43%) Perl
4 8 (17.02%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (8.51%) Jython
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.38%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Oracle
1 38 (80.85%) IBM
2 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.51%) JBoss
4 3 (6.38%) BMC
4 3 (6.38%) NetIQ
5 2 (4.26%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Sybase
6 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
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