The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 104 108
Rank change year-on-year +29 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 69 58 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.11% 2.23% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.14% 7.58% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 28
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,250 £67,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 848 765 902
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 38.18% 29.43% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 725 626 745
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Middleware as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Hertfordshire

Middleware
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Hertfordshire

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Hertfordshire

Middleware
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield +37 25 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Watford +1 14 £65,000 +4.83%
Harpenden -7 3 £57,500 -
Rickmansworth 0 2 £65,000 -5.79%
Stevenage -11 1 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £30,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £60,000 -
Middleware
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 115 (61.83%) Oracle
2 95 (51.08%) SOA
3 87 (46.77%) Linux
4 86 (46.24%) Oracle Service Bus
5 85 (45.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 77 (41.40%) Continuous Integration
7 68 (36.56%) WebLogic
7 68 (36.56%) DevOps
8 65 (34.95%) Advertising
9 62 (33.33%) SQL
10 59 (31.72%) Agile Software Development
11 54 (29.03%) Oracle Fusion
11 54 (29.03%) Business Activity Monitoring
12 53 (28.49%) Unix
13 51 (27.42%) Solaris
13 51 (27.42%) Oracle Database
14 49 (26.34%) ITIL
15 47 (25.27%) Amazon AWS
16 46 (24.73%) C#
17 45 (24.19%) .NET
17 45 (24.19%) Subversion
18 42 (22.58%) ASP.NET
18 42 (22.58%) Microsoft
19 41 (22.04%) IBM
19 41 (22.04%) Java
20 40 (21.51%) HTML
20 40 (21.51%) XML
20 40 (21.51%) Git (software)
21 39 (20.97%) JavaScript
22 38 (20.43%) Web Services

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 86 (46.24%) Oracle Service Bus
2 85 (45.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 68 (36.56%) WebLogic
4 31 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 21 (11.29%) JBoss
6 15 (8.06%) WebSphere
7 14 (7.53%) Apache
8 12 (6.45%) Tomcat
9 6 (3.23%) Confluence
10 5 (2.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.61%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.08%) IIS
13 1 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.54%) Liferay
13 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (16.13%) Oracle EBS
1 30 (16.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 47 (25.27%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (16.67%) Office 365
3 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.61%) G Suite
5 3 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.29%) SSL
2 15 (8.06%) HTTP
3 7 (3.76%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.23%) Internet
5 5 (2.69%) Firewall
6 4 (2.15%) LAN
6 4 (2.15%) Network Security
6 4 (2.15%) VPN
6 4 (2.15%) WAN
7 1 (0.54%) DNS
7 1 (0.54%) FTP
7 1 (0.54%) LDAP
7 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (27.42%) Oracle Database
2 34 (18.28%) Oracle Database 12c
3 19 (10.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (7.53%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (5.38%) SQL Server
6 9 (4.84%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (3.76%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.69%) MySQL
9 4 (2.15%) DB2
9 4 (2.15%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.61%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.54%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 45 (24.19%) Subversion
2 40 (21.51%) Git (software)
3 32 (17.20%) NUnit
3 32 (17.20%) Selenium
4 31 (16.67%) Jasmine
4 31 (16.67%) MSTest
4 31 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 24 (12.90%) TeamCity
6 14 (7.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 11 (5.91%) Jenkins
8 10 (5.38%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (4.84%) JIRA
10 8 (4.30%) Ant
10 8 (4.30%) Maven
11 7 (3.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (3.23%) Bitbucket
12 6 (3.23%) FishEye
13 5 (2.69%) ClearCase
13 5 (2.69%) ClearQuest
13 5 (2.69%) SonarQube
General
1 65 (34.95%) Advertising
2 34 (18.28%) Finance
3 4 (2.15%) Retail
4 3 (1.61%) Banking
4 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.08%) Law
5 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (42.47%) Developer
2 31 (16.67%) DBA
2 31 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 27 (14.52%) Lead Developer
4 24 (12.90%) .NET Developer
5 23 (12.37%) Senior Developer
6 22 (11.83%) Architect
7 20 (10.75%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (9.68%) C# Developer
9 17 (9.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (8.60%) Consultant
11 15 (8.06%) Integration Developer
11 15 (8.06%) Java Developer
12 14 (7.53%) Oracle Developer
12 14 (7.53%) Oracle SOA Developer
12 14 (7.53%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (7.53%) Senior C# Developer
12 14 (7.53%) SOA Developer
13 13 (6.99%) Analyst
13 13 (6.99%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (29.03%) Oracle Fusion
2 45 (24.19%) .NET
3 42 (22.58%) ASP.NET
4 40 (21.51%) HTML
4 40 (21.51%) XML
5 38 (20.43%) Web Services
6 37 (19.89%) CSS
6 37 (19.89%) jQuery
6 37 (19.89%) SOAP
7 35 (18.82%) HTML5
8 33 (17.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (17.20%) AngularJS
9 32 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (17.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 31 (16.67%) CSS3
10 31 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
11 20 (10.75%) Apache Camel
11 20 (10.75%) UDDI
12 18 (9.68%) JMS
12 18 (9.68%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.20%) Computer Science
2 31 (16.67%) User Experience
3 28 (15.05%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.38%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.23%) DataPower
5 6 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.69%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.15%) Fintech
7 4 (2.15%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.61%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.54%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 87 (46.77%) Linux
2 53 (28.49%) Unix
3 51 (27.42%) Solaris
4 19 (10.22%) Windows
5 7 (3.76%) AIX
6 6 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (51.08%) SOA
2 77 (41.40%) Continuous Integration
3 68 (36.56%) DevOps
4 59 (31.72%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (29.03%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 49 (26.34%) ITIL
7 38 (20.43%) MVC
8 37 (19.89%) OO
9 35 (18.82%) Translating Business Requirements
10 34 (18.28%) Migration
10 34 (18.28%) Open Source
11 33 (17.74%) Automated Testing
11 33 (17.74%) OOD
11 33 (17.74%) Performance Tuning
12 31 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
12 31 (16.67%) Refactoring
12 31 (16.67%) SOLID
13 28 (15.05%) Mobile Application Development
14 23 (12.37%) Mobile Development
15 19 (10.22%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 62 (33.33%) SQL
2 46 (24.73%) C#
3 41 (22.04%) Java
4 39 (20.97%) JavaScript
5 21 (11.29%) PL/SQL
6 14 (7.53%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.76%) Python
8 5 (2.69%) Jython
9 4 (2.15%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.15%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.08%) Erlang
10 2 (1.08%) Perl
10 2 (1.08%) XPath
11 1 (0.54%) C++
11 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (18.28%) Degree
2 6 (3.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (5.38%) Oracle RAC
1 10 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (5.38%) vSphere
2 6 (3.23%) Samba
2 6 (3.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 6 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.15%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (13.98%) Puppet
2 9 (4.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (4.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (4.30%) Tivoli
4 6 (3.23%) vRealize
5 4 (2.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 4 (2.15%) Data Guard
5 4 (2.15%) MOM
6 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 115 (61.83%) Oracle
2 42 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 41 (22.04%) IBM
4 31 (16.67%) Xamarin
5 25 (13.44%) Salesforce.com
5 25 (13.44%) Sitecore
6 22 (11.83%) Red Hat
7 13 (6.99%) SAP
8 10 (5.38%) VMware
9 9 (4.84%) Atlassian
10 6 (3.23%) Sonatype
11 5 (2.69%) Sun
12 4 (2.15%) Cisco
12 4 (2.15%) EMC
12 4 (2.15%) NetApp
13 3 (1.61%) BMC
13 3 (1.61%) Computacenter
13 3 (1.61%) Google
13 3 (1.61%) MuleSoft
13 3 (1.61%) TIBCO
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
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Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
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