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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank - 165 154
Permanent jobs citing SAX 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.031% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.073% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £80,000
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
1207 1364 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.24% 41.70% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 880 871 799
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) iBATIS
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 2 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) MarkLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (100.00%) Alfresco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) iBATIS
1 2 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java