The table below looks at the statistics for SAX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAX over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 899 969 918
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -51
Permanent jobs citing SAX 15 11 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.010% 0.046%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.040% 0.027% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 44
Median salary £75,000 £67,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +58.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £104,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary - £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +37.50%

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
37884 41185 44114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.86% 37.58% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32984 35208 37085
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,264 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SAX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SAX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016 within the UK.

SAX Salary Histogram in the UK

SAX
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAX within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 14 £75,000 +11.11% 1
London +26 14 £75,000 +11.11%
Scotland +15 1 - -
Glasgow +4 1 - -

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing SAX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAX.

1 30 (100.00%) XML
2 29 (96.67%) DOM
3 27 (90.00%) Java
4 24 (80.00%) SQL
4 24 (80.00%) Spring
4 24 (80.00%) Relational Database
5 23 (76.67%) Finance
6 21 (70.00%) WebSphere
6 21 (70.00%) Ant
6 21 (70.00%) JUnit
6 21 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (66.67%) Java EE
7 20 (66.67%) WebLogic
7 20 (66.67%) JMS
7 20 (66.67%) Maven
7 20 (66.67%) Subversion
8 17 (56.67%) XSLT
8 17 (56.67%) Oracle
8 17 (56.67%) HTML
9 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
9 16 (53.33%) J2EE
9 16 (53.33%) Web Services
9 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (53.33%) Banking
10 15 (50.00%) JSF
10 15 (50.00%) SOAP
11 14 (46.67%) XSD
11 14 (46.67%) JSP
11 14 (46.67%) MySQL
11 14 (46.67%) Tomcat

SAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 14 (46.67%) Tomcat
4 13 (43.33%) JBoss
5 11 (36.67%) nginx
6 10 (33.33%) GlassFish
6 10 (33.33%) Jetty
6 10 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (6.67%) Apache
7 2 (6.67%) JCAPS
8 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (46.67%) MySQL
3 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.67%) Big Data
6 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
7 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.33%) DB2
7 1 (3.33%) MarkLogic
7 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Ant
1 21 (70.00%) JUnit
2 20 (66.67%) Maven
2 20 (66.67%) Subversion
3 12 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 10 (33.33%) Hudson
4 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 10 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (6.67%) Bugzilla
6 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.33%) CppUnit
7 1 (3.33%) Geb
7 1 (3.33%) GoogleTest
7 1 (3.33%) JBuilder
7 1 (3.33%) jMock
7 1 (3.33%) JProfiler
7 1 (3.33%) Log4j
General
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Banking
3 10 (33.33%) Back Office
4 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking
5 5 (16.67%) Wholesale Banking
6 2 (6.67%) Legal
6 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Integration Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Java Middleware Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Middleware Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.33%) C++ Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) XML
2 29 (96.67%) DOM
3 24 (80.00%) Spring
4 20 (66.67%) Java EE
4 20 (66.67%) JMS
5 17 (56.67%) HTML
5 17 (56.67%) XSLT
6 16 (53.33%) J2EE
6 16 (53.33%) Web Services
7 15 (50.00%) JSF
7 15 (50.00%) SOAP
8 14 (46.67%) JSP
8 14 (46.67%) XSD
9 13 (43.33%) Hibernate
9 13 (43.33%) JPA
9 13 (43.33%) RESTful
10 12 (40.00%) CSS
10 12 (40.00%) JDBC
10 12 (40.00%) REST
11 11 (36.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Equities
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) AOP
3 12 (40.00%) OO
3 12 (40.00%) SDLC
4 11 (36.67%) Multithreading
4 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
4 11 (36.67%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (36.67%) UML
4 11 (36.67%) Workflow
5 10 (33.33%) Analytics
5 10 (33.33%) API Design
5 10 (33.33%) BPMN
5 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (33.33%) ETL
5 10 (33.33%) Microservices
5 10 (33.33%) RUP
6 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (20.00%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (43.33%) XPath
5 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (20.00%) C++
7 2 (6.67%) C#
7 2 (6.67%) Groovy
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby
8 1 (3.33%) ECMAScript
8 1 (3.33%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.33%) Python
8 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) OCPJP
2 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) Altova
2 10 (33.33%) Fiorano
2 10 (33.33%) ILOG
2 10 (33.33%) Splunk
2 10 (33.33%) Talend
2 10 (33.33%) WSO2
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) Apigee
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) hybris
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Sun
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase
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