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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 846 883 848
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -35
Permanent jobs citing SAX 27 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.017% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.069% 0.042% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 23
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £85,000 £84,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
39102 44967 42216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.97% 40.38% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 33587 38241 37084
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAX across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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
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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
West Midlands -4 9 - -
East Midlands - 9 £47,500 -
London +27 6 £35,000 -12.50%
South East - 3 £55,000 -
SAX
UK

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 61 (100.00%) Java
1 61 (100.00%) XML
1 61 (100.00%) DOM
2 55 (90.16%) JavaScript
3 49 (80.33%) JSP
4 47 (77.05%) SOAP
5 45 (73.77%) Web Services
6 42 (68.85%) Maven
7 39 (63.93%) Spring
8 36 (59.02%) Servlets
9 35 (57.38%) XSLT
9 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (57.38%) Relational Database
10 34 (55.74%) CSS
10 34 (55.74%) HTML
11 33 (54.10%) J2EE
11 33 (54.10%) JAXB
11 33 (54.10%) Subversion
12 31 (50.82%) Oracle
13 30 (49.18%) jQuery
14 29 (47.54%) Struts
14 29 (47.54%) RDBMS
14 29 (47.54%) Client/Server
14 29 (47.54%) Tomcat
15 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
15 28 (45.90%) SQL
15 28 (45.90%) Hibernate
16 27 (44.26%) XPath
17 26 (42.62%) MySQL
18 25 (40.98%) UML

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 29 (47.54%) Tomcat
2 17 (27.87%) Apache
3 16 (26.23%) WebSphere
4 12 (19.67%) JBoss
5 10 (16.39%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (14.75%) WebLogic
7 8 (13.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (9.84%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
9 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) IPv4
2 8 (13.11%) SMTP
3 6 (9.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) Relational Database
2 29 (47.54%) RDBMS
3 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
4 26 (42.62%) MySQL
5 8 (13.11%) DB2
5 8 (13.11%) DB2 UDB
5 8 (13.11%) Jackrabbit
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
6 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 42 (68.85%) Maven
2 33 (54.10%) Subversion
3 23 (37.70%) Eclipse
4 22 (36.07%) Ant
5 10 (16.39%) JUnit
5 10 (16.39%) Log4j
5 10 (16.39%) SoapUI
6 9 (14.75%) Jenkins
6 9 (14.75%) NetBeans
7 8 (13.11%) JIRA
8 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
8 6 (9.84%) CruiseControl
9 2 (3.28%) TestNG
9 2 (3.28%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (16.39%) Banking
1 10 (16.39%) Financial Institution
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Retail
3 8 (13.11%) Publishing
4 6 (9.84%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (65.57%) Developer
2 34 (55.74%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Senior Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Architect
5 8 (13.11%) Java Programmer
5 8 (13.11%) Programmer
5 8 (13.11%) Java Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.28%) J2EE Technical Architect
7 2 (3.28%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.28%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (3.28%) J2EE Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (1.64%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) XML
1 61 (100.00%) DOM
2 49 (80.33%) JSP
3 47 (77.05%) SOAP
4 45 (73.77%) Web Services
5 39 (63.93%) Spring
6 36 (59.02%) Servlets
7 35 (57.38%) XSLT
8 34 (55.74%) CSS
8 34 (55.74%) HTML
9 33 (54.10%) J2EE
9 33 (54.10%) JAXB
10 30 (49.18%) jQuery
11 29 (47.54%) Struts
12 28 (45.90%) Hibernate
13 24 (39.34%) REST
14 22 (36.07%) Java EE
15 20 (32.79%) Ajax
15 20 (32.79%) Spring MVC
16 18 (29.51%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (47.54%) Client/Server
2 19 (31.15%) Computer Science
3 12 (19.67%) Web 2.0
3 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.84%) Open Source
4 6 (9.84%) Credit Risk
4 6 (9.84%) DataPower
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) UNIX
2 10 (16.39%) AIX
2 10 (16.39%) HPUX
2 10 (16.39%) Solaris
3 8 (13.11%) Android
3 8 (13.11%) Apple iOS
4 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.84%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) UML
3 22 (36.07%) OO
4 21 (34.43%) Multithreading
5 20 (32.79%) MVC
6 17 (27.87%) Unit Testing
7 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
8 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (18.03%) SOA
9 10 (16.39%) Scrum
9 10 (16.39%) Web Application Development
9 10 (16.39%) User Stories
10 9 (14.75%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (14.75%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (14.75%) Build Automation
10 9 (14.75%) Web Design
11 8 (13.11%) Use Case
11 8 (13.11%) Web Development
11 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (90.16%) JavaScript
3 28 (45.90%) SQL
4 27 (44.26%) XPath
5 11 (18.03%) Shell Script
5 11 (18.03%) Perl
6 10 (16.39%) C++
6 10 (16.39%) C
7 8 (13.11%) ECMAScript
8 6 (9.84%) PL/SQL
9 4 (6.56%) Groovy
9 4 (6.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) Sun Certification
3 6 (9.84%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (16.39%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 31 (50.82%) Oracle
2 16 (26.23%) VMware
3 8 (13.11%) Adobe
4 6 (9.84%) Red Hat