Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 29 44
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 48 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 8.08% 2.54% 2.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.34% 12.00% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 5
Knutsford median annual salary £50,000 - £52,500
10th Percentile £42,500 - £44,500
90th Percentile £58,125 - £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +58.33% -36.84% -10.80%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 236 25 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 39.73% 21.19% 43.30%
Number of salaries quoted 110 11 106
Knutsford median annual salary £49,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.33% +41.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £69,125 £75,000 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

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

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Knutsford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 31 (64.58%) Unix
2 30 (62.50%) Banking
3 26 (54.17%) Risk Management
4 22 (45.83%) Finance
5 21 (43.75%) Investment Banking
5 21 (43.75%) Wealth Management
6 18 (37.50%) Windows
7 17 (35.42%) Java
8 16 (33.33%) Law
9 15 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (31.25%) Linux
10 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (29.17%) AppDynamics
11 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (25.00%) SQL
12 11 (22.92%) Splunk
13 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
13 10 (20.83%) Apache
13 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
13 10 (20.83%) IBM
14 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
14 9 (18.75%) User Experience
14 9 (18.75%) Line Management
15 8 (16.67%) OpenShift
15 8 (16.67%) Migration
15 8 (16.67%) PaaS
15 8 (16.67%) Python
15 8 (16.67%) JBoss
16 7 (14.58%) Shell Script
16 7 (14.58%) Firewall

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 10 (20.83%) Apache
1 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 8 (16.67%) JBoss
3 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
4 5 (10.42%) Confluence
4 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.17%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.67%) OpenShift
2 8 (16.67%) PaaS
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Firewall
2 6 (12.50%) HTTP
3 5 (10.42%) Internet
3 5 (10.42%) LDAP
4 4 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (2.08%) DMZ
5 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) GIS
3 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.17%) MS Access
4 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) QlikView
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) JIRA
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (62.50%) Banking
2 22 (45.83%) Finance
3 21 (43.75%) Investment Banking
4 16 (33.33%) Law
5 3 (6.25%) Advertising
5 3 (6.25%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Applications Support
2 8 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Head of Engineering
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Developer
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Excel Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Digital Programme Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) ODBC
2 4 (8.33%) REST
2 4 (8.33%) SOAP
3 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 3 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.17%) Ajax
4 2 (4.17%) HTML5
4 2 (4.17%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (4.17%) jQuery
4 2 (4.17%) JSON
4 2 (4.17%) LAMP
5 1 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.08%) ISPF
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.08%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) User Experience
2 5 (10.42%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Contactless
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) PKI
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (64.58%) Unix
2 18 (37.50%) Windows
3 15 (31.25%) Linux
4 6 (12.50%) AIX
5 4 (8.33%) Android
5 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Risk Management
2 21 (43.75%) Wealth Management
3 15 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 9 (18.75%) Line Management
6 8 (16.67%) Migration
7 6 (12.50%) DevOps
7 6 (12.50%) ITIL
7 6 (12.50%) Scrum
8 5 (10.42%) Change Management
8 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.33%) Data Extraction
9 4 (8.33%) Information Security
9 4 (8.33%) Project Management
10 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (6.25%) Open Source
10 3 (6.25%) Release Management
10 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) Java
2 12 (25.00%) SQL
3 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.67%) Python
5 7 (14.58%) Shell Script
6 6 (12.50%) Perl
7 3 (6.25%) Ruby
8 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.17%) C
9 1 (2.08%) Go
9 1 (2.08%) Groovy
9 1 (2.08%) JCL
9 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) CA Wily
1 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.42%) BladeLogic
3 4 (8.33%) Ganglia
3 4 (8.33%) Kubernetes
4 3 (6.25%) Nagios
5 1 (2.08%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) Puppet
5 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) AppDynamics
2 11 (22.92%) Splunk
3 10 (20.83%) IBM
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle
5 4 (8.33%) CA
5 4 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (8.33%) Tableau
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.08%) BMC
8 1 (2.08%) Sun