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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 46 53 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 14 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.72% 1.13% 5.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.09% 4.48% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 13
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £92,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -40.54%
UK excluding London median salary £57,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -4.76%

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
173 134 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.59% 25.33% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 153 111 149
Median salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Watford

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 20 (86.96%) IBM
2 16 (69.57%) Linux
3 14 (60.87%) Oracle
4 10 (43.48%) Solaris
4 10 (43.48%) Finance
4 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (39.13%) WebLogic
6 8 (34.78%) Java
6 8 (34.78%) Sun
6 8 (34.78%) WebSphere
6 8 (34.78%) Open Source
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) AIX
8 6 (26.09%) MySQL
8 6 (26.09%) SOA
8 6 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (26.09%) DataPower
8 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (21.74%) Banking
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) ITIL
10 4 (17.39%) Unix
10 4 (17.39%) Retail
11 3 (13.04%) Maven
11 3 (13.04%) IBM Integration Bus
11 3 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
11 3 (13.04%) SQL
11 3 (13.04%) HTTP
11 3 (13.04%) Scrum

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 (39.13%) WebLogic
2 8 (34.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Confluence
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.04%) Maven
1 3 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (8.70%) Ant
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.35%) ClearQuest
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) FishEye
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Gradle
3 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Architect
1 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 8 (34.78%) Middleware Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (21.74%) WebSphere Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Middleware Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Software Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (13.04%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (8.70%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) Java EE
3 2 (8.70%) JSP
3 2 (8.70%) JSTL
3 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (8.70%) Servlets
3 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) UDDI
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
3 2 (8.70%) XSLT
4 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.35%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (26.09%) DataPower
3 2 (8.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Solaris
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) AIX
5 4 (17.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Open Source
2 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (26.09%) SOA
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
6 2 (8.70%) RAD
6 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.35%) High Availability
7 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Jython
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) XPath
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VB
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) Samba
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (8.70%) MOM
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) IBM
2 14 (60.87%) Oracle
3 8 (34.78%) Sun
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) Sonatype