Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 69 74
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 18 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.01% 2.26% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.27% 7.28% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 15
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% +25.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £47,500 £44,700 £51,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £87,400
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -6.38%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 422 316 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 47.15% 31.04% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 376 283 234
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +17.02% +4.44%
10th Percentile £33,125 £32,500 £26,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £68,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Watford

Middleware
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Watford

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Watford over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) High Availability
3 7 (38.89%) WebLogic
3 7 (38.89%) IBM
4 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 4 (22.22%) ISEB
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (22.22%) Legal
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
6 4 (22.22%) Matrix Management
6 4 (22.22%) Line Management
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (16.67%) REST
7 3 (16.67%) Fintech
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (16.67%) Data Guard
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (16.67%) Java EE
7 3 (16.67%) Tivoli
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 7 (38.89%) WebLogic
2 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
3 3 (16.67%) Apache
3 3 (16.67%) JBoss
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Middleware Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Principal Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Principal Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Middleware Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) J2EE
1 3 (16.67%) Java EE
1 3 (16.67%) REST
1 3 (16.67%) SOAP
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
2 2 (11.11%) DOM
2 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.11%) Java SE
2 2 (11.11%) JAXB
2 2 (11.11%) JDBC
2 2 (11.11%) JPA
2 2 (11.11%) JSP
2 2 (11.11%) JSTL
2 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (11.11%) RESTful
2 2 (11.11%) SAX
2 2 (11.11%) Servlets
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Solaris
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) High Availability
1 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 4 (22.22%) Line Management
3 4 (22.22%) Matrix Management
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
1 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (11.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (11.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) IBM
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) VMware