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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 875 837 833
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAX 9 51 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.048% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.023% 0.12% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 3 42 24
Average salary £67,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -33.33%
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
38421 41313 39919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.58% 38.56% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33157 35020 34727
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 28 August 2015. 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 +1 6 £67,500 +42.10%
East Midlands - 2 - -
South East +15 1 £55,000 +22.22%
SAX
UK

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) XML
1 30 (100.00%) DOM
2 28 (93.33%) SOAP
3 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (86.67%) Web Services
5 23 (76.67%) JSP
6 20 (66.67%) J2EE
7 19 (63.33%) HTML
7 19 (63.33%) CSS
7 19 (63.33%) XSLT
7 19 (63.33%) Spring
8 18 (60.00%) Subversion
8 18 (60.00%) Struts
9 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (53.33%) Unit Testing
11 15 (50.00%) Relational Database
12 14 (46.67%) Oracle
13 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
13 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
13 13 (43.33%) JAXB
13 13 (43.33%) Maven
14 12 (40.00%) Hibernate
14 12 (40.00%) Eclipse
14 12 (40.00%) UML
14 12 (40.00%) SQL
15 11 (36.67%) MySQL
15 11 (36.67%) jQuery
16 10 (33.33%) Multithreading
16 10 (33.33%) JPA

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 6 (20.00%) Apache
3 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (10.00%) JBoss
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
5 2 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) SMTP
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (36.67%) MySQL
4 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (26.67%) DB2 UDB
5 8 (26.67%) DB2
6 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (20.00%) OLTP
6 6 (20.00%) Star Schema
7 2 (6.67%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Subversion
2 13 (43.33%) Maven
3 12 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 10 (33.33%) Ant
5 8 (26.67%) JIRA
6 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (20.00%) CruiseControl
7 4 (13.33%) JUnit
7 4 (13.33%) Log4j
7 4 (13.33%) NetBeans
8 2 (6.67%) TestNG
8 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
8 2 (6.67%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (23.33%) Retail
1 7 (23.33%) Marketing
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Publishing
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Architect
2 10 (33.33%) Java Architect
3 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Java Programmer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Programmer
4 2 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) XML
1 30 (100.00%) DOM
2 28 (93.33%) SOAP
3 26 (86.67%) Web Services
4 23 (76.67%) JSP
5 20 (66.67%) J2EE
6 19 (63.33%) HTML
6 19 (63.33%) CSS
6 19 (63.33%) XSLT
6 19 (63.33%) Spring
7 18 (60.00%) Struts
8 13 (43.33%) JAXB
9 12 (40.00%) Hibernate
10 11 (36.67%) jQuery
11 10 (33.33%) JPA
11 10 (33.33%) JMX
11 10 (33.33%) JMS
11 10 (33.33%) JavaBeans
12 9 (30.00%) WSDL
12 9 (30.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 6 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (20.00%) DataPower
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Web 2.0
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) zOS
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Unit Testing
3 12 (40.00%) UML
4 10 (33.33%) SOA
4 10 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 8 (26.67%) Web Design
5 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 8 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (23.33%) Logistics
7 6 (20.00%) Migration
7 6 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Product Management
7 6 (20.00%) Open Source
7 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (13.33%) Build Automation
9 3 (10.00%) BDD
9 3 (10.00%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) TDD
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (40.00%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) XPath
5 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 8 (26.67%) Perl
6 4 (13.33%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) Groovy
7 2 (6.67%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe