The table below looks at the statistics for SAX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAX over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 171 - 159
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAX 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.055% - 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% - 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £62,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1387 1099 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.31% 36.18% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 932 757 831
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SAX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SAX Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SAX
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SAX Salary Trend in Scotland

SAX
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAX within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 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
Glasgow - 2 £62,500 -
SAX
UK

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) DOM
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) XPath
2 2 (50.00%) iBATIS
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (50.00%) MarkLogic
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) JAXB
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (50.00%) Alfresco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) MarkLogic
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) DOM
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) iBATIS
2 2 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (50.00%) JAXB
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) XPath
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) C#