The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 38 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 32 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.44% 3.53% 3.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.06% 8.39% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 5
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -23.21%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
245 143 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.67% 42.06% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 200 119 108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Middleware
Hertfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Watford region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Watford

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 51 (94.44%) Finance
2 46 (85.19%) Java
3 41 (75.93%) Linux
3 41 (75.93%) Retail
4 38 (70.37%) WebSphere
5 37 (68.52%) MQSeries
5 37 (68.52%) E-Commerce
5 37 (68.52%) Oracle
5 37 (68.52%) DB2
5 37 (68.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 36 (66.67%) SQL
6 36 (66.67%) Tomcat
6 36 (66.67%) UNIX
6 36 (66.67%) Windows
6 36 (66.67%) HTTP
6 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
7 35 (64.81%) FTP
7 35 (64.81%) IBM
7 35 (64.81%) Manufacturing
7 35 (64.81%) IBM HTTP Server
7 35 (64.81%) AIX
7 35 (64.81%) Solaris
7 35 (64.81%) JDBC
7 35 (64.81%) IIS
7 35 (64.81%) MS Office
7 35 (64.81%) J2EE
8 20 (37.04%) Bash Shell
8 20 (37.04%) Perl
9 18 (33.33%) Degree
10 11 (20.37%) WebLogic

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (70.37%) WebSphere
2 37 (68.52%) MQSeries
2 37 (68.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 36 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 35 (64.81%) IBM HTTP Server
4 35 (64.81%) IIS
5 11 (20.37%) WebLogic
6 8 (14.81%) Apache
Applications
1 35 (64.81%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (66.67%) HTTP
2 35 (64.81%) FTP
3 8 (14.81%) ATM
4 6 (11.11%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (68.52%) DB2
2 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.85%) JMeter
1 1 (1.85%) Selenium
1 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.85%) LoadUI
General
1 51 (94.44%) Finance
2 41 (75.93%) Retail
3 35 (64.81%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.56%) Marketing
5 2 (3.70%) Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Analyst
1 35 (64.81%) Support Analyst
1 35 (64.81%) Operations Analyst
1 35 (64.81%) Operations Support Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Junior Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Junior Support Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Junior
3 8 (14.81%) Middleware Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Software Architect
5 2 (3.70%) Senior SEO Executive
5 2 (3.70%) Architect
5 2 (3.70%) SEO Executive
6 1 (1.85%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (64.81%) J2EE
1 35 (64.81%) JDBC
2 3 (5.56%) CSS
2 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) XML
3 2 (3.70%) JMS
4 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Smartcard
1 6 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (5.56%) EPoS
2 3 (5.56%) EFTPOS
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Open Source
3 2 (3.70%) Social Media
3 2 (3.70%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (75.93%) Linux
2 36 (66.67%) UNIX
2 36 (66.67%) Windows
3 35 (64.81%) AIX
3 35 (64.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) E-Commerce
2 9 (16.67%) SOA
2 9 (16.67%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 7 (12.96%) Test Scripting
4 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 6 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (3.70%) B2B
5 2 (3.70%) B2C
5 2 (3.70%) SEO
5 2 (3.70%) Analytics
5 2 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (3.70%) Content Management
6 1 (1.85%) Automated Testing
6 1 (1.85%) Stress Testing
6 1 (1.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.85%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.85%) Scrum
6 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 46 (85.19%) Java
2 36 (66.67%) SQL
3 20 (37.04%) Perl
3 20 (37.04%) Bash Shell
4 8 (14.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 6 (11.11%) Embedded C
5 6 (11.11%) Embedded C++
5 6 (11.11%) C++
5 6 (11.11%) C
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) C#
7 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) Oracle
2 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 35 (64.81%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.70%) Yahoo!
4 2 (3.70%) Google
4 2 (3.70%) hybris
4 2 (3.70%) Facebook
4 2 (3.70%) Twitter
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
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