The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 55 54 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 35 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.39% 2.86% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.10% 5.68% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 6
Average salary £52,000 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Middleware
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
432 370 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.14% 50.41% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 366 312 286
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Middleware
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Oxford

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Oxford

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 38 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (84.09%) Spring
2 37 (84.09%) Scrum
2 37 (84.09%) Java
2 37 (84.09%) Web Services
3 36 (81.82%) Product Management
3 36 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (68.18%) SDLC
5 29 (65.91%) SQL
5 29 (65.91%) Oracle
5 29 (65.91%) TDD
6 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
6 28 (63.64%) MongoDB
6 28 (63.64%) Ajax
6 28 (63.64%) jQuery
7 24 (54.55%) Unit Testing
7 24 (54.55%) QA
7 24 (54.55%) DevOps
7 24 (54.55%) J2EE
8 21 (47.73%) Data Management
9 20 (45.45%) PL/SQL
9 20 (45.45%) Struts
9 20 (45.45%) BDD
10 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
10 17 (38.64%) IBM
11 16 (36.36%) SOAP
11 16 (36.36%) Kanban
11 16 (36.36%) WebSphere
11 16 (36.36%) Low Latency
11 16 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 6 (13.64%) Apache
2 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) DNS
1 6 (13.64%) LDAP
1 6 (13.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (63.64%) MongoDB
2 16 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 8 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 28 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 20 (45.45%) Principal Developer
3 20 (45.45%) Principal Java Developer
4 12 (27.27%) Agile Developer
4 12 (27.27%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Senior Developer
6 8 (18.18%) AWS Developer
6 8 (18.18%) Lead Developer
6 8 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (15.91%) Java WebSphere Developer
7 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Developer
8 6 (13.64%) Administrator
8 6 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (13.64%) Ubuntu Administrator
8 6 (13.64%) VMWare Administrator
9 5 (11.36%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (84.09%) Spring
1 37 (84.09%) Web Services
2 28 (63.64%) Ajax
2 28 (63.64%) jQuery
3 24 (54.55%) J2EE
4 20 (45.45%) Struts
5 16 (36.36%) REST
5 16 (36.36%) SOAP
6 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 12 (27.27%) HTML
6 12 (27.27%) HTML5
7 1 (2.27%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.27%) EDI
7 1 (2.27%) JMS
7 1 (2.27%) RESTful
7 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) CentOS
2 6 (13.64%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Ubuntu
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (84.09%) Scrum
3 36 (81.82%) Product Management
4 30 (68.18%) SDLC
5 29 (65.91%) TDD
6 24 (54.55%) DevOps
6 24 (54.55%) Unit Testing
7 21 (47.73%) Data Management
8 20 (45.45%) BDD
9 16 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (36.36%) Kanban
9 16 (36.36%) Low Latency
9 16 (36.36%) Metadata Management
10 12 (27.27%) Service Management
11 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
12 8 (18.18%) Image Processing
12 8 (18.18%) Migration
12 8 (18.18%) Project Planning
13 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
14 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) Java
2 29 (65.91%) SQL
3 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 20 (45.45%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (54.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Nagios
1 6 (13.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Oracle
2 17 (38.64%) IBM
3 6 (13.64%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.27%) SAP