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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 843 848 843
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAX 23 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.016% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.059% 0.038% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 20
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £80,000
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
38738 42109 46353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.88% 41.19% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33548 35852 41530
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +19 11 £55,000 +15.78% 3
East of England - 6 £45,000 -
North West - 4 £43,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £67,500 - 1
SAX
UK

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 68 (100.00%) XML
1 68 (100.00%) DOM
2 67 (98.53%) Java
3 55 (80.88%) Servlets
4 52 (76.47%) Spring
5 51 (75.00%) XSLT
6 49 (72.06%) Maven
7 47 (69.12%) XPath
8 46 (67.65%) Tomcat
9 45 (66.18%) JMS
10 41 (60.29%) Android
11 40 (58.82%) J2SE
12 36 (52.94%) Linux
13 35 (51.47%) WebSphere MQ
13 35 (51.47%) WebSphere
14 34 (50.00%) Grails
14 34 (50.00%) XML Schema
15 33 (48.53%) JSP
16 32 (47.06%) J2EE
17 29 (42.65%) HTTP
17 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
18 26 (38.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 26 (38.24%) Red Hat
19 24 (35.29%) Client/Server
20 22 (32.35%) UML
20 22 (32.35%) Web Services
20 22 (32.35%) SOAP
21 21 (30.88%) RDBMS
21 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
21 21 (30.88%) Computer Science

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (67.65%) Tomcat
2 35 (51.47%) WebSphere
3 16 (23.53%) Apache
4 11 (16.18%) Adobe CQ
5 9 (13.24%) JBoss
6 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.65%) HTTP
2 11 (16.18%) SMTP
3 6 (8.82%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) RDBMS
1 21 (30.88%) Relational Database
2 20 (29.41%) Hazelcast
3 16 (23.53%) MySQL
3 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 11 (16.18%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 49 (72.06%) Maven
2 15 (22.06%) Subversion
3 13 (19.12%) Eclipse
4 11 (16.18%) JUnit
4 11 (16.18%) Log4j
5 10 (14.71%) Ant
6 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
7 6 (8.82%) SoapUI
8 5 (7.35%) NetBeans
9 4 (5.88%) Redmine
9 4 (5.88%) Bugzilla
9 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
9 4 (5.88%) Mercurial
9 4 (5.88%) Hudson
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
1 10 (14.71%) Publishing
2 7 (10.29%) Games
3 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Financial Institution
4 5 (7.35%) Retail
5 4 (5.88%) Legal
6 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (82.35%) Developer
2 55 (80.88%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.18%) Senior Developer
3 11 (16.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Architect
4 7 (10.29%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Java Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.94%) J2EE Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) XML
1 68 (100.00%) DOM
2 55 (80.88%) Servlets
3 52 (76.47%) Spring
4 51 (75.00%) XSLT
5 45 (66.18%) JMS
6 40 (58.82%) J2SE
7 35 (51.47%) WebSphere MQ
8 34 (50.00%) XML Schema
8 34 (50.00%) Grails
9 33 (48.53%) JSP
10 32 (47.06%) J2EE
11 22 (32.35%) SOAP
11 22 (32.35%) Web Services
12 20 (29.41%) Ajax
13 19 (27.94%) Hibernate
14 18 (26.47%) JAXB
15 17 (25.00%) JSF
16 16 (23.53%) HTML
16 16 (23.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.29%) Client/Server
2 21 (30.88%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.35%) Web 2.0
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (60.29%) Android
2 36 (52.94%) Linux
3 26 (38.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (25.00%) Windows
5 12 (17.65%) Apple iOS
6 10 (14.71%) UNIX
7 6 (8.82%) AIX
7 6 (8.82%) HPUX
7 6 (8.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) UML
2 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) Software Engineering
3 15 (22.06%) OO
4 13 (19.12%) Multithreading
5 12 (17.65%) iOS Development
5 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 11 (16.18%) MVC
6 11 (16.18%) Web Development
6 11 (16.18%) Use Case
6 11 (16.18%) Android Development
7 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.24%) Scrum
8 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.29%) SOA
10 6 (8.82%) Web Application Development
10 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
11 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.35%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (7.35%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 67 (98.53%) Java
2 47 (69.12%) XPath
3 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.18%) SQL
4 11 (16.18%) ECMAScript
5 7 (10.29%) Shell Script
5 7 (10.29%) Perl
6 6 (8.82%) C
6 6 (8.82%) C++
7 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (8.82%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) Red Hat
2 20 (29.41%) Oracle
3 11 (16.18%) Adobe
4 10 (14.71%) VMware
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