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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 46 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 28 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.60% 4.04% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.61% 10.00% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 1
Average salary £65,000 £30,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% -22.07%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
222 150 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.45% 40.43% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 149 127 99
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Watford

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (80.49%) UNIX
2 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) Solaris
2 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
3 29 (70.73%) Retail
4 28 (68.29%) Oracle
5 27 (65.85%) Java
5 27 (65.85%) SQL
6 26 (63.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 26 (63.41%) Tomcat
6 26 (63.41%) HTTP
6 26 (63.41%) IBM
6 26 (63.41%) IBM HTTP Server
6 26 (63.41%) WebSphere
7 25 (60.98%) J2EE
7 25 (60.98%) IIS
7 25 (60.98%) MS Office
7 25 (60.98%) Linux
7 25 (60.98%) FTP
8 24 (58.54%) Finance
9 23 (56.10%) DB2
9 23 (56.10%) JDBC
9 23 (56.10%) AIX
9 23 (56.10%) MQSeries
10 22 (53.66%) ITIL
10 22 (53.66%) E-Commerce
10 22 (53.66%) Problem Management
11 20 (48.78%) Perl
11 20 (48.78%) Bash Shell
12 12 (29.27%) Manufacturing

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (63.41%) WebSphere Application Server
1 26 (63.41%) Tomcat
1 26 (63.41%) IBM HTTP Server
1 26 (63.41%) WebSphere
2 25 (60.98%) IIS
3 23 (56.10%) MQSeries
4 8 (19.51%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
6 3 (7.32%) JBoss
6 3 (7.32%) Apache
6 3 (7.32%) iPlanet
6 3 (7.32%) GlassFish
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (4.88%) Tuxedo
8 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 25 (60.98%) MS Office
2 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Temenos T24
1 6 (14.63%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 26 (63.41%) HTTP
2 25 (60.98%) FTP
3 6 (14.63%) SAN
4 2 (4.88%) SSH
4 2 (4.88%) PuTTY
4 2 (4.88%) WinSCP
4 2 (4.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) DB2
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Toad
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 29 (70.73%) Retail
2 24 (58.54%) Finance
3 12 (29.27%) Manufacturing
4 7 (17.07%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Analyst
1 24 (58.54%) Support Analyst
2 22 (53.66%) Operations Analyst
2 22 (53.66%) Operations Support Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Middleware Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Junior Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Junior
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) J2EE
2 23 (56.10%) JDBC
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (80.49%) UNIX
2 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) Solaris
3 25 (60.98%) Linux
4 23 (56.10%) AIX
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) ITIL
1 22 (53.66%) E-Commerce
1 22 (53.66%) Problem Management
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
3 6 (14.63%) MVC
3 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
3 6 (14.63%) Use Case
3 6 (14.63%) Product Management
3 6 (14.63%) Waterfall
4 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.44%) Migration
5 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.44%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) Java
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 20 (48.78%) Perl
2 20 (48.78%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.88%) Jython
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) PMP
1 6 (14.63%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.32%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 28 (68.29%) Oracle
3 26 (63.41%) IBM
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco
4 6 (14.63%) Sun
4 6 (14.63%) Citrix
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) NetIQ
5 3 (7.32%) BMC
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
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