The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 25 30
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 3.26% 1.20% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 2.17% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% -  
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 Knutsford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 42 46 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 45.65% 55.42% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 33
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Middleware
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (60.00%) OpenShift
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (40.00%) Jython
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Korn
4 2 (40.00%) PaaS

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) OpenShift
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Jython
3 2 (40.00%) Korn
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
4 1 (20.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 2 (40.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (20.00%) CA