The table below looks at the statistics for SAX skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAX over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 833 810 860
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +50
Permanent jobs citing SAX 46 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.024% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.061% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 22
Average salary £41,250 £46,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.28%
SAX
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40418 39343 44667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.87% 40.00% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 34301 34345 39484
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SAX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAX Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAX
Salary Trend in England

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

SAX Salary Trend in England

SAX
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAX across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SAX Salary Histogram in England

SAX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAX within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West - 30 £40,000 - 1
London -40 15 £47,500 +2.70%
Yorkshire - 5 £37,500 -
South East - 1 £45,000 -
SAX
UK

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 76 (100.00%) XML
1 76 (100.00%) DOM
2 74 (97.37%) Java
3 63 (82.89%) Android
3 63 (82.89%) Servlets
4 58 (76.32%) J2SE
5 49 (64.47%) XSLT
6 46 (60.53%) Spring
7 45 (59.21%) JMS
8 43 (56.58%) Tomcat
9 41 (53.95%) Grails
9 41 (53.95%) XPath
10 40 (52.63%) J2EE
11 39 (51.32%) XML Schema
11 39 (51.32%) Maven
12 36 (47.37%) WebSphere
13 35 (46.05%) Linux
14 34 (44.74%) HTTP
14 34 (44.74%) WebSphere MQ
15 31 (40.79%) Oracle
16 30 (39.47%) JSP
17 29 (38.16%) Red Hat
17 29 (38.16%) Ajax
17 29 (38.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 29 (38.16%) Hazelcast
18 28 (36.84%) JPA
18 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
19 27 (35.53%) HTML
19 27 (35.53%) CSS
19 27 (35.53%) UML

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 43 (56.58%) Tomcat
2 36 (47.37%) WebSphere
3 25 (32.89%) Apache
4 24 (31.58%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.63%) Node.js
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 34 (44.74%) HTTP
2 24 (31.58%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.16%) Hazelcast
2 27 (35.53%) Relational Database
3 25 (32.89%) SQL Server
3 25 (32.89%) MySQL
3 25 (32.89%) RDBMS
4 24 (31.58%) Jackrabbit
5 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (51.32%) Maven
2 24 (31.58%) JUnit
2 24 (31.58%) Log4j
3 8 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.58%) Subversion
4 5 (6.58%) Bugzilla
5 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.26%) Hudson
5 4 (5.26%) Redmine
5 4 (5.26%) Mercurial
5 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.63%) Toad
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.32%) Trac
7 1 (1.32%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.32%) JIRA
7 1 (1.32%) Ant
7 1 (1.32%) JBuilder
7 1 (1.32%) JDeveloper
General
1 23 (30.26%) Publishing
2 7 (9.21%) Games
3 5 (6.58%) Finance
4 4 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (92.11%) Developer
2 66 (86.84%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 8 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Software Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Java Engineer
8 1 (1.32%) iOS Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.32%) Java Programmer
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (1.32%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) XML
1 76 (100.00%) DOM
2 63 (82.89%) Servlets
3 58 (76.32%) J2SE
4 49 (64.47%) XSLT
5 46 (60.53%) Spring
6 45 (59.21%) JMS
7 41 (53.95%) Grails
8 40 (52.63%) J2EE
9 39 (51.32%) XML Schema
10 34 (44.74%) WebSphere MQ
11 30 (39.47%) JSP
12 29 (38.16%) Ajax
13 28 (36.84%) JPA
14 27 (35.53%) HTML
14 27 (35.53%) CSS
15 26 (34.21%) Hibernate
16 24 (31.58%) OSGi
16 24 (31.58%) Apache Commons
16 24 (31.58%) JPedal
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.89%) Client/Server
2 20 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Life Science
3 2 (2.63%) Social Media
3 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 63 (82.89%) Android
2 35 (46.05%) Linux
3 29 (38.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (32.89%) Apple iOS
5 24 (31.58%) Windows
6 6 (7.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) UML
2 25 (32.89%) Software Engineering
2 25 (32.89%) iOS Development
3 24 (31.58%) Android Development
3 24 (31.58%) Use Case
3 24 (31.58%) Web Development
4 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
5 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.89%) Scrum
7 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.58%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (5.26%) Software Architecture
8 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.26%) OO
8 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.63%) B2B
9 2 (2.63%) B2C
9 2 (2.63%) SOA
9 2 (2.63%) CRM
9 2 (2.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (97.37%) Java
2 41 (53.95%) XPath
3 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 24 (31.58%) ECMAScript
5 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.26%) SQL
7 2 (2.63%) PHP
7 2 (2.63%) Groovy
8 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (40.79%) Oracle
2 29 (38.16%) Red Hat
3 24 (31.58%) Adobe
4 6 (7.89%) JBoss
5 1 (1.32%) hybris
5 1 (1.32%) ATG
5 1 (1.32%) Yahoo!