Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 136 150
Rank change year-on-year +24 +14 -34
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 45 8 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.71% 0.36% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.09% 0.92% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 36
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £60,608
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -23.69% +42.61%
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,625 £38,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £54,750 £64,328
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% -6.00% -

Middleware is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1101 870 1283
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 41.82% 38.96% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 921 766 1040
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Cheshire

Middleware
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Middleware in Cheshire

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Cheshire

Middleware
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -14 24 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Wilmslow - 4 £37,500 -
Chester - 1 - -
Nantwich - 1 £25,000 -
Middleware
North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Linux
3 23 (51.11%) Unix
4 22 (48.89%) Risk Management
5 20 (44.44%) Finance
6 16 (35.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (28.89%) Banking
7 13 (28.89%) Java
8 11 (24.44%) AIX
8 11 (24.44%) IBM
8 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
10 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 9 (20.00%) GIS
10 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
10 9 (20.00%) JBoss
10 9 (20.00%) Tomcat
10 9 (20.00%) Perl
11 8 (17.78%) HTTP
11 8 (17.78%) OpenShift
12 7 (15.56%) Docker
12 7 (15.56%) AppDynamics
12 7 (15.56%) Kubernetes
12 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (15.56%) PaaS
12 7 (15.56%) JSON
12 7 (15.56%) Wealth Management

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (20.00%) JBoss
1 9 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.33%) Apache
3 5 (11.11%) Confluence
4 4 (8.89%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.44%) Tuxedo
7 1 (2.22%) IIS
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.78%) OpenShift
3 7 (15.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Boomi
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) HTTP
2 7 (15.56%) Firewall
3 4 (8.89%) Bluetooth
3 4 (8.89%) DVB
3 4 (8.89%) GPRS
3 4 (8.89%) GSM
3 4 (8.89%) LDAP
3 4 (8.89%) NFC
3 4 (8.89%) UMTS
3 4 (8.89%) VoIP
3 4 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (8.89%) WLAN
4 3 (6.67%) SSH
5 2 (4.44%) WebEx
6 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) GIS
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.44%) MS Access
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Banking
3 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.89%) Automotive
4 4 (8.89%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (2.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Head of Engineering
2 7 (15.56%) Software Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
4 4 (8.89%) Head of Security
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Messaging Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Middleware Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Software Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) JSON
2 4 (8.89%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (8.89%) BREW
2 4 (8.89%) Flash
2 4 (8.89%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (8.89%) J2ME
2 4 (8.89%) ODBC
2 4 (8.89%) OpenAL
2 4 (8.89%) OpenCL
2 4 (8.89%) OpenGL
2 4 (8.89%) Qt
2 4 (8.89%) REST
2 4 (8.89%) Series 60
2 4 (8.89%) SOAP
2 4 (8.89%) SVG
2 4 (8.89%) UIQ
3 3 (6.67%) .NET
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.44%) HTML
4 2 (4.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Contactless
2 5 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.89%) Device Driver
3 4 (8.89%) iPhone
3 4 (8.89%) MPEG
3 4 (8.89%) Smartphone
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) PKI
5 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) User Experience
6 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Linux
3 23 (51.11%) Unix
4 11 (24.44%) AIX
5 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.89%) Android
6 4 (8.89%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (8.89%) Nucleus RTOS
6 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.22%) HPUX
7 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Risk Management
2 16 (35.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.56%) Wealth Management
6 6 (13.33%) ITIL
6 6 (13.33%) Migration
6 6 (13.33%) Project Management
7 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.11%) TDD
7 5 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.89%) Change Management
8 4 (8.89%) DRM
8 4 (8.89%) Information Security
8 4 (8.89%) Mobile Commerce
8 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
8 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Speech Recognition
8 4 (8.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) Java
2 9 (20.00%) Perl
2 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (13.33%) Python
3 6 (13.33%) Ruby
4 5 (11.11%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) C
5 4 (8.89%) C++
5 4 (8.89%) Jython
5 4 (8.89%) Korn
6 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (15.56%) Kubernetes
3 5 (11.11%) CA Wily
3 5 (11.11%) Nagios
4 4 (8.89%) BladeLogic
4 4 (8.89%) Puppet
5 2 (4.44%) Ganglia
5 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.22%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (2.22%) Netcool
6 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) IBM
2 7 (15.56%) AppDynamics
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (8.89%) Atlassian
5 4 (8.89%) CA
5 4 (8.89%) Intel
5 4 (8.89%) Symbian
6 3 (6.67%) BMC
6 3 (6.67%) ServiceNow
6 3 (6.67%) Sun
7 2 (4.44%) HP
7 2 (4.44%) Splunk
7 2 (4.44%) Tableau
8 1 (2.22%) Dell
Knutsford, Cheshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Barclays
Posted: 23 days ago