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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 853 837 857
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing SAX 23 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.025% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.058% 0.061% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 28
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £67,000 £77,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-29.16% +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
39719 40948 44254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.17% 40.53% 40.72%
Number of salaries quoted 33861 35748 39011
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 20 October 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 20 October 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
North West - 15 £41,250 - 1
London -11 7 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
South East - 1 £45,000 -
SAX
UK

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 65 (100.00%) XML
1 65 (100.00%) DOM
2 63 (96.92%) Java
3 57 (87.69%) Android
4 56 (86.15%) Servlets
5 52 (80.00%) J2SE
6 46 (70.77%) XSLT
7 45 (69.23%) JMS
7 45 (69.23%) Spring
8 41 (63.08%) XPath
9 40 (61.54%) Tomcat
10 39 (60.00%) XML Schema
10 39 (60.00%) Maven
10 39 (60.00%) Grails
11 35 (53.85%) WebSphere
12 34 (52.31%) HTTP
12 34 (52.31%) WebSphere MQ
13 33 (50.77%) Linux
14 29 (44.62%) J2EE
14 29 (44.62%) Red Hat
14 29 (44.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 29 (44.62%) Hazelcast
15 25 (38.46%) Software Engineering
16 24 (36.92%) Windows
17 23 (35.38%) JSP
18 22 (33.85%) Ajax
18 22 (33.85%) JPA
19 20 (30.77%) Hibernate
19 20 (30.77%) Oracle
20 19 (29.23%) JavaScript

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 40 (61.54%) Tomcat
2 35 (53.85%) WebSphere
3 18 (27.69%) Apache
3 18 (27.69%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 34 (52.31%) HTTP
2 18 (27.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (44.62%) Hazelcast
2 19 (29.23%) Relational Database
2 19 (29.23%) RDBMS
3 18 (27.69%) MySQL
3 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
3 18 (27.69%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (60.00%) Maven
2 18 (27.69%) JUnit
2 18 (27.69%) Log4j
3 5 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 5 (7.69%) Subversion
4 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.15%) Mercurial
4 4 (6.15%) Hudson
4 4 (6.15%) Redmine
4 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.15%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.54%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.54%) Ant
6 1 (1.54%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (26.15%) Publishing
2 7 (10.77%) Games
3 5 (7.69%) Finance
4 4 (6.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (92.31%) Developer
2 58 (89.23%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Software Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Java Engineer
7 1 (1.54%) iOS Developer
7 1 (1.54%) Software Programmer
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (1.54%) Java Programmer
7 1 (1.54%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) XML
1 65 (100.00%) DOM
2 56 (86.15%) Servlets
3 52 (80.00%) J2SE
4 46 (70.77%) XSLT
5 45 (69.23%) JMS
5 45 (69.23%) Spring
6 39 (60.00%) Grails
6 39 (60.00%) XML Schema
7 34 (52.31%) WebSphere MQ
8 29 (44.62%) J2EE
9 23 (35.38%) JSP
10 22 (33.85%) Ajax
10 22 (33.85%) JPA
11 20 (30.77%) Hibernate
12 18 (27.69%) JCE
12 18 (27.69%) JSF
12 18 (27.69%) Lucene
12 18 (27.69%) HTML
12 18 (27.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) Client/Server
1 19 (29.23%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (87.69%) Android
2 33 (50.77%) Linux
3 29 (44.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (36.92%) Windows
5 19 (29.23%) Apple iOS
6 4 (6.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 19 (29.23%) UML
2 19 (29.23%) iOS Development
3 18 (27.69%) Android Development
3 18 (27.69%) Web Development
3 18 (27.69%) Use Case
4 12 (18.46%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (6.15%) OO
7 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.15%) Scrum
7 4 (6.15%) Software Architecture
7 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.08%) SOA
9 1 (1.54%) Web Design
9 1 (1.54%) BPEL
9 1 (1.54%) Logistics
9 1 (1.54%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 63 (96.92%) Java
2 41 (63.08%) XPath
3 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
4 18 (27.69%) ECMAScript
5 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.54%) Perl
5 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Red Hat
2 20 (30.77%) Oracle
3 18 (27.69%) Adobe
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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