The table below looks at the statistics for SAX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAX over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 838 903 859
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -44
Permanent jobs citing SAX 34 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.018% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.082% 0.044% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 21
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 £29,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41527 47368 44437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 40.01% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35388 40174 38705
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,925
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SAX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAX
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAX within the UK.

SAX Salary Trend in the UK

SAX
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAX over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

SAX Salary Histogram in the UK

SAX
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAX within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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
(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
England +30 27 £38,750 -3.12%
West Midlands -15 9 - -
East Midlands - 9 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 8 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 8 £47,500 -
Scotland +21 7 - - 1
Glasgow +17 7 - - 1
London +19 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Coventry - 5 - -
Birmingham - 4 - -
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -
South East - 3 £55,000 -
Chessington - 2 £35,000 -
Derby - 1 £42,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £42,500 -

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 67 (100.00%) Java
1 67 (100.00%) XML
1 67 (100.00%) DOM
2 54 (80.60%) JavaScript
3 48 (71.64%) JSP
3 48 (71.64%) Maven
4 46 (68.66%) SOAP
5 45 (67.16%) Spring
6 44 (65.67%) Web Services
7 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (61.19%) HTML
9 40 (59.70%) J2EE
10 39 (58.21%) JAXB
11 35 (52.24%) Servlets
11 35 (52.24%) Relational Database
12 34 (50.75%) CSS
12 34 (50.75%) XSLT
12 34 (50.75%) Hibernate
13 32 (47.76%) Subversion
14 31 (46.27%) Oracle
15 29 (43.28%) Ant
15 29 (43.28%) RDBMS
15 29 (43.28%) Tomcat
15 29 (43.28%) jQuery
16 28 (41.79%) OO
16 28 (41.79%) Client/Server
16 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
16 28 (41.79%) Struts
17 27 (40.30%) SQL
18 26 (38.81%) MySQL

SAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 (43.28%) Tomcat
2 17 (25.37%) Apache
3 15 (22.39%) WebSphere
4 12 (17.91%) JBoss
5 9 (13.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (13.43%) WebLogic
6 8 (11.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (8.96%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 2 (2.99%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) IPv4
2 8 (11.94%) SMTP
3 6 (8.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (52.24%) Relational Database
2 29 (43.28%) RDBMS
3 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
4 26 (38.81%) MySQL
5 8 (11.94%) DB2
5 8 (11.94%) DB2 UDB
5 8 (11.94%) Jackrabbit
6 7 (10.45%) NoSQL
7 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
7 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 48 (71.64%) Maven
2 32 (47.76%) Subversion
3 29 (43.28%) Ant
4 23 (34.33%) Eclipse
5 10 (14.93%) Log4j
5 10 (14.93%) JUnit
6 9 (13.43%) NetBeans
6 9 (13.43%) SoapUI
6 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
7 8 (11.94%) JIRA
8 7 (10.45%) Flash Builder
9 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
9 6 (8.96%) CruiseControl
10 2 (2.99%) TestNG
10 2 (2.99%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (13.43%) Financial Institution
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
1 9 (13.43%) Banking
1 9 (13.43%) Retail
2 8 (11.94%) Publishing
3 7 (10.45%) Legal
4 6 (8.96%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (68.66%) Developer
2 40 (59.70%) Java Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Senior Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (16.42%) Architect
5 8 (11.94%) Programmer
5 8 (11.94%) Java Architect
5 8 (11.94%) Java Programmer
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.99%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (2.99%) J2EE Architect
7 2 (2.99%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 2 (2.99%) J2EE Technical Architect
8 1 (1.49%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) XML
1 67 (100.00%) DOM
2 48 (71.64%) JSP
3 46 (68.66%) SOAP
4 45 (67.16%) Spring
5 44 (65.67%) Web Services
6 41 (61.19%) HTML
7 40 (59.70%) J2EE
8 39 (58.21%) JAXB
9 35 (52.24%) Servlets
10 34 (50.75%) CSS
10 34 (50.75%) Hibernate
10 34 (50.75%) XSLT
11 29 (43.28%) jQuery
12 28 (41.79%) Struts
13 24 (35.82%) REST
14 21 (31.34%) Java EE
15 20 (29.85%) Ajax
16 19 (28.36%) Spring MVC
17 17 (25.37%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.79%) Client/Server
2 18 (26.87%) Computer Science
3 12 (17.91%) Web 2.0
3 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.96%) Credit Risk
4 6 (8.96%) DataPower
4 6 (8.96%) Open Source
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Linux
2 16 (23.88%) UNIX
3 9 (13.43%) AIX
3 9 (13.43%) HPUX
3 9 (13.43%) Solaris
4 8 (11.94%) Android
4 8 (11.94%) Apple iOS
5 7 (10.45%) Windows
6 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.96%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.79%) OO
3 25 (37.31%) UML
4 24 (35.82%) Unit Testing
5 20 (29.85%) Multithreading
6 19 (28.36%) MVC
7 18 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (16.42%) Test Automation
8 11 (16.42%) SOA
9 10 (14.93%) Scrum
9 10 (14.93%) Web Application Development
9 10 (14.93%) User Stories
10 9 (13.43%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (13.43%) Web Design
10 9 (13.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (13.43%) Build Automation
11 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (11.94%) Web Development
11 8 (11.94%) Use Case
11 8 (11.94%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (80.60%) JavaScript
3 27 (40.30%) SQL
4 26 (38.81%) XPath
5 11 (16.42%) Shell Script
5 11 (16.42%) Perl
6 9 (13.43%) C
6 9 (13.43%) C++
7 8 (11.94%) ECMAScript
8 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.97%) C#
9 4 (5.97%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Degree
2 9 (13.43%) Sun Certification
3 6 (8.96%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (13.43%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 31 (46.27%) Oracle
2 15 (22.39%) VMware
3 8 (11.94%) Adobe
4 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
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