Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 62 133
Rank change year-on-year -74 +71 -67
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 77 184 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.75% 4.13% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.21% 11.62% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 69 164 86
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +10.09% -9.17%
10th Percentile £41,750 £42,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £77,500 £87,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +22.45% -14.78%

Middleware is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1827 1584 1857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 41.50% 35.59% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 1411 1625
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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
Hatfield -22 28 £60,000 - 2
Watford -5 23 £50,000 -33.33%
Rickmansworth +2 4 £71,250 +18.75%
Harpenden +3 2 £57,500 -4.17%
St Albans -15 1 £57,500 -4.17%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £30,000 -
Middleware
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 44 (57.14%) Oracle
2 29 (37.66%) Finance
3 28 (36.36%) Linux
4 27 (35.06%) Unix
4 27 (35.06%) Oracle Service Bus
5 25 (32.47%) DevOps
5 25 (32.47%) SOA
6 24 (31.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 23 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (29.87%) WebLogic
7 23 (29.87%) Java
8 22 (28.57%) SQL
8 22 (28.57%) SOAP
8 22 (28.57%) IBM
8 22 (28.57%) Advertising
9 20 (25.97%) Solaris
10 19 (24.68%) C#
11 18 (23.38%) Web Services
11 18 (23.38%) XML
11 18 (23.38%) ITIL
12 17 (22.08%) .NET
12 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
12 17 (22.08%) REST
12 17 (22.08%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (20.78%) HTML
13 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (20.78%) Subversion
14 15 (19.48%) MVC
14 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
14 15 (19.48%) OO

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 27 (35.06%) Oracle Service Bus
2 24 (31.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 23 (29.87%) WebLogic
4 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
4 12 (15.58%) WebSphere
5 10 (12.99%) Apache
6 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.19%) JBoss
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (5.19%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.58%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) HTTP
2 6 (7.79%) FTP
3 5 (6.49%) SSL
4 3 (3.90%) DNS
4 3 (3.90%) LDAP
4 3 (3.90%) SSH
4 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.60%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.30%) MySQL
7 1 (1.30%) OLTP
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Subversion
2 14 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 12 (15.58%) NUnit
4 11 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 11 (14.29%) MSTest
4 11 (14.29%) Selenium
4 11 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (9.09%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.60%) Ant
7 2 (2.60%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 29 (37.66%) Finance
2 22 (28.57%) Advertising
3 5 (6.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Developer
2 12 (15.58%) Project Manager
3 11 (14.29%) DBA
3 11 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 10 (12.99%) Architect
4 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 10 (12.99%) Oracle Specialist
4 10 (12.99%) SOA Specialist
5 9 (11.69%) C# Developer
6 8 (10.39%) .NET Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) SOAP
2 18 (23.38%) Web Services
2 18 (23.38%) XML
3 17 (22.08%) .NET
3 17 (22.08%) REST
4 16 (20.78%) HTML
5 14 (18.18%) CSS
5 14 (18.18%) jQuery
6 13 (16.88%) AngularJS
6 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
6 13 (16.88%) HTML5
7 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (15.58%) Oracle Fusion
7 12 (15.58%) XML Messaging
8 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (14.29%) CSS3
8 11 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 11 (14.29%) Spring
8 11 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (7.79%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.29%) User Experience
3 8 (10.39%) Fintech
3 8 (10.39%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.19%) PKI
4 4 (5.19%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.60%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.60%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 28 (36.36%) Linux
2 27 (35.06%) Unix
3 20 (25.97%) Solaris
4 3 (3.90%) AIX
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Windows
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) DevOps
1 25 (32.47%) SOA
2 23 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (23.38%) ITIL
4 17 (22.08%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (19.48%) MVC
6 15 (19.48%) OO
7 14 (18.18%) Open Source
8 13 (16.88%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 12 (15.58%) Data Integration
9 12 (15.58%) Load Balancing
9 12 (15.58%) Task Automation
10 11 (14.29%) Front End Development
10 11 (14.29%) High Availability
10 11 (14.29%) Mobile Development
10 11 (14.29%) OOD
10 11 (14.29%) Refactoring
10 11 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 11 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) Java
2 22 (28.57%) SQL
3 19 (24.68%) C#
4 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
5 12 (15.58%) Shell Script
6 8 (10.39%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.79%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.79%) Python
7 6 (7.79%) XQuery
8 5 (6.49%) XPath
9 3 (3.90%) Bourne shell
9 3 (3.90%) C-shell
9 3 (3.90%) Jython
9 3 (3.90%) Perl
10 2 (2.60%) C++
11 1 (1.30%) R
11 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 12 (15.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.49%) ISEB
3 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) SLA
2 6 (7.79%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (6.49%) Puppet
4 3 (3.90%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (3.90%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.30%) OpenView
5 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (57.14%) Oracle
2 22 (28.57%) IBM
3 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
4 12 (15.58%) Xamarin
5 6 (7.79%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (7.79%) SAP
5 6 (7.79%) Sitecore
6 5 (6.49%) Remedy
7 4 (5.19%) BMC
8 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.90%) Thales
8 3 (3.90%) VocaLink
9 2 (2.60%) VMware
10 1 (1.30%) Sun
10 1 (1.30%) TIBCO