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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 64 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 5.47% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 13.14% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 12
Average salary £92,500 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.00% +16.27%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%
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
220 236 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.67% 41.62% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 170 191 114
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 April 2015, 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 23 (82.14%) Retail
2 18 (64.29%) UNIX
2 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 17 (60.71%) Solaris
4 16 (57.14%) Oracle
5 14 (50.00%) Java
5 14 (50.00%) SQL
5 14 (50.00%) Linux
5 14 (50.00%) MS Office
5 14 (50.00%) FTP
5 14 (50.00%) Finance
6 13 (46.43%) IBM HTTP Server
6 13 (46.43%) Problem Management
6 13 (46.43%) WebSphere
6 13 (46.43%) HTTP
6 13 (46.43%) IBM
6 13 (46.43%) AIX
6 13 (46.43%) IIS
6 13 (46.43%) JDBC
6 13 (46.43%) ITIL
6 13 (46.43%) Tomcat
6 13 (46.43%) MQSeries
6 13 (46.43%) J2EE
6 13 (46.43%) Perl
6 13 (46.43%) DB2
6 13 (46.43%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (46.43%) Bash Shell
7 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
8 10 (35.71%) Banking

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 13 (46.43%) IIS
1 13 (46.43%) Tomcat
1 13 (46.43%) MQSeries
1 13 (46.43%) IBM HTTP Server
1 13 (46.43%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (46.43%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Temenos T24
1 10 (35.71%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) FTP
2 13 (46.43%) HTTP
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) SSH
4 1 (3.57%) PuTTY
4 1 (3.57%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Toad
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 23 (82.14%) Retail
2 14 (50.00%) Finance
3 10 (35.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
1 13 (46.43%) Support Analyst
2 12 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
2 12 (42.86%) Operations Support Analyst
3 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Architect
3 10 (35.71%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Environment Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) J2EE
1 13 (46.43%) JDBC
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) UNIX
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Solaris
3 14 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (46.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) ITIL
1 13 (46.43%) Problem Management
2 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 10 (35.71%) Use Case
3 10 (35.71%) Product Management
3 10 (35.71%) Waterfall
3 10 (35.71%) MVC
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) Perl
2 13 (46.43%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) PMP
1 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 16 (57.14%) Oracle
3 13 (46.43%) IBM
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) Sun
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) VMware