The table below looks at the statistics for SAX skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAX over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 620 582 629
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +47
Permanent jobs citing SAX 14 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.054% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.081% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 17
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £80,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.28%
SAX
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17269 17810 20216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.49% 40.00% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14718 15344 17912
Average salary £52,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SAX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAX Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAX
Salary Trend in London

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

SAX Salary Trend in London

SAX
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAX across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SAX Salary Histogram in London

SAX
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAX within the London region over the 3 months to 19 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
(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
City of London +5 4 £52,500 -34.37%
SAX
England

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) J2EE
1 31 (100.00%) XML
1 31 (100.00%) DOM
2 29 (93.55%) JSP
2 29 (93.55%) Servlets
2 29 (93.55%) Ajax
3 28 (90.32%) JPA
4 27 (87.10%) Oracle
4 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
5 26 (83.87%) UML
5 26 (83.87%) Hibernate
5 26 (83.87%) Relational Database
6 25 (80.65%) Apache
6 25 (80.65%) HTML
6 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
6 25 (80.65%) MySQL
6 25 (80.65%) CSS
7 24 (77.42%) JUnit
7 24 (77.42%) XSL
7 24 (77.42%) XHTML
7 24 (77.42%) J2SE
7 24 (77.42%) Client/Server
7 24 (77.42%) ECMAScript
7 24 (77.42%) JCE
7 24 (77.42%) RDBMS
7 24 (77.42%) Adobe
7 24 (77.42%) SMTP
7 24 (77.42%) Log4j
7 24 (77.42%) JSF

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 25 (80.65%) Apache
2 24 (77.42%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (6.45%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) Relational Database
2 25 (80.65%) MySQL
2 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
3 24 (77.42%) RDBMS
3 24 (77.42%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (77.42%) JUnit
1 24 (77.42%) Log4j
2 7 (22.58%) Eclipse
3 5 (16.13%) Bugzilla
4 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.90%) Mercurial
4 4 (12.90%) Hudson
4 4 (12.90%) Redmine
4 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.90%) Subversion
4 4 (12.90%) Maven
5 2 (6.45%) Toad
5 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.23%) Trac
6 1 (3.23%) JBuilder
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 23 (74.19%) Publishing
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 24 (77.42%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Java Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) J2EE
1 31 (100.00%) XML
1 31 (100.00%) DOM
2 29 (93.55%) JSP
2 29 (93.55%) Servlets
2 29 (93.55%) Ajax
3 28 (90.32%) JPA
4 26 (83.87%) Hibernate
5 25 (80.65%) CSS
5 25 (80.65%) HTML
6 24 (77.42%) XSL
6 24 (77.42%) XHTML
6 24 (77.42%) J2SE
6 24 (77.42%) Lucene
6 24 (77.42%) JCE
6 24 (77.42%) JSF
6 24 (77.42%) OSGi
6 24 (77.42%) Apache Sling
6 24 (77.42%) Apache Felix
6 24 (77.42%) Apache Commons
Miscellaneous
1 24 (77.42%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.45%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Wiki
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Android
1 24 (77.42%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) UML
2 24 (77.42%) Web Development
2 24 (77.42%) Use Case
2 24 (77.42%) Android Development
2 24 (77.42%) iOS Development
3 4 (12.90%) OO
3 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.90%) Scrum
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (12.90%) Software Architecture
4 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
3 24 (77.42%) ECMAScript
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Oracle
2 24 (77.42%) Adobe
3 5 (16.13%) JBoss
4 1 (3.23%) ATG
4 1 (3.23%) Yahoo!
4 1 (3.23%) hybris