Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 129 76
Rank change year-on-year -51 -53 +86
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 26 87 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.64% 2.07% 3.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 4.90% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 77 144
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +11.11%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% -2.17% +19.79%

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 1,511 1,776 1,487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 37.39% 42.24% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,289 1,546 1,324
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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
Watford -14 8 £75,000 +36.36%
Hemel Hempstead +16 5 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Hatfield -26 5 £60,000 -
St Albans -3 1 £55,000 -4.35%
Middleware
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) TOGAF
4 7 (26.92%) Finance
4 7 (26.92%) Python
4 7 (26.92%) SOA
4 7 (26.92%) IBM
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
5 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 6 (23.08%) XML
5 6 (23.08%) Java
5 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
5 6 (23.08%) DataPower
5 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
6 5 (19.23%) Storage Management
6 5 (19.23%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (19.23%) Retail
6 5 (19.23%) VB
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (19.23%) ERP
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) Advertising
7 4 (15.38%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
7 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite

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 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
1 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) ColdFusion
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) OLTP
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
1 1 (3.85%) JDeveloper
1 1 (3.85%) MSTest
1 1 (3.85%) NUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 4 (15.38%) Advertising
4 2 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Designer
3 4 (15.38%) Applications Manager
3 4 (15.38%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.54%) AWS Architect
4 3 (11.54%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 3 (11.54%) IT Architect
4 3 (11.54%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Middleware Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Principal Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) XML
2 5 (19.23%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (7.69%) EDI
3 2 (7.69%) EDIFACT
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) CSS3
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.85%) SAML
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) WSDL
4 1 (3.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) DataPower
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.69%) Fintech
4 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (3.85%) PKI
5 1 (3.85%) TRADACOMS
5 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) TOGAF
2 7 (26.92%) SOA
3 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) ERP
4 5 (19.23%) Storage Management
5 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) BPR
6 3 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
6 3 (11.54%) Network Design
6 3 (11.54%) Server Management
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) B2B
7 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 5 (19.23%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
5 2 (7.69%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) IBM
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) webMethods
5 1 (3.85%) BMC
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Jitterbit
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Sun
5 1 (3.85%) Teradata
5 1 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Xamarin