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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 57 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 19 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.62% 1.17% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 2.71% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 6
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
351 332 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 48.48% 43.29% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 293 280 326
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,300 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Oxford

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 21 (75.00%) SOA
2 16 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (57.14%) ERP
2 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 14 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (50.00%) CRM
3 14 (50.00%) IBM
3 14 (50.00%) LAMP
4 12 (42.86%) XML
5 11 (39.29%) Oracle
6 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (28.57%) Java
7 8 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
9 5 (17.86%) J2EE
9 5 (17.86%) XML Schema
9 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
10 4 (14.29%) Clustering
10 4 (14.29%) Linux
10 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
10 4 (14.29%) EJB
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.29%) Java EE
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (14.29%) Data Integration

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.71%) Big Data
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (7.14%) Data Mart
4 2 (7.14%) QlikView
4 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.71%) Publishing
2 1 (3.57%) French Language
2 1 (3.57%) German Language
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Architect
2 14 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) TIBCO Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) LAMP
2 12 (42.86%) XML
3 8 (28.57%) Web Services
4 5 (17.86%) J2EE
4 5 (17.86%) XML Schema
5 4 (14.29%) EJB
5 4 (14.29%) Java EE
5 4 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (10.71%) Spring
6 3 (10.71%) REST
6 3 (10.71%) SOAP
6 3 (10.71%) HTML
7 2 (7.14%) JSON
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) WCF
8 1 (3.57%) XSLT
8 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.29%) Clustering
3 4 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
6 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) SOA
2 16 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (57.14%) ERP
2 16 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 14 (50.00%) CRM
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) BDD
6 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 2 (7.14%) Content Management
7 2 (7.14%) Information Management
7 2 (7.14%) SEO
7 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) IBM
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
3 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) hybris
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe