The table below looks at the statistics for SAX skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAX over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 316 324 326
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAX 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.018% 0.025% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.048% 0.067% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £52,500 £80,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.37% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
SAX
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4160 4483 4857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.11% 37.62% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3651 4012 4577
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SAX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SAX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAX
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAX across the City of London region.

SAX Salary Trend in the City of London

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SAX 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 SAX.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) DOM
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) WSDL
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Mercurial

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SAX 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 SAX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (100.00%) Hudson
1 4 (100.00%) Redmine
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) DOM
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) WSDL
1 4 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss