The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 57 69
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.23% 0.88% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 1.83% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £26,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.22% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 219 218 277
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 49.32% 47.81% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 182 174 235
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Middleware
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle