Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 86 88
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 11 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.92% 1.69% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 3.08% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 18
Staffordshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -22.58% +63.16%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £90,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -16.67% +9.09%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 504 682 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 41.97% 55.00% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 419 613 502
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33% -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Staffordshire

Middleware
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Staffordshire

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Staffordshire

Middleware
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Stafford - 8 £52,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +9 3 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Middleware
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) SysML
2 8 (72.73%) QA
2 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Electronics
2 8 (72.73%) UML
2 8 (72.73%) Firmware
2 8 (72.73%) MATLAB
2 8 (72.73%) Simulink
2 8 (72.73%) Regression Testing
2 8 (72.73%) IEC 61508
2 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (72.73%) Algorithms
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) Software Architecture
2 8 (72.73%) IEC 62304
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (9.09%) WLAN
General
1 8 (72.73%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) MATLAB Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) CSS3
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
1 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Algorithms
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (72.73%) Regression Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Software Architecture
2 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) SysML
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) UML
2 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) DMAIC
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) MATLAB
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) IEC 61508
1 8 (72.73%) IEC 62304
1 8 (72.73%) QA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft