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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple API for XML (SAX)
UK
Rank 809 921 917
Rank change year-on-year
+112 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAX 36 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.006% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.016% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 30
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%

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
33216 38165 38475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.51% 38.12% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28718 32873 33157
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017 within the UK.

SAX Salary Histogram in the UK

SAX
Top 8 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +99 30 £46,000 +22.66% 4
London +78 22 £59,000 +57.33% 1
South East +57 6 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Scotland - 6 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 6 £47,500 - 1
North West - 2 £35,000 - 2
Manchester - 2 £35,000 -
Havant - 1 - - 1

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 43 (78.18%) Java
1 43 (78.18%) XML
1 43 (78.18%) DOM
2 33 (60.00%) Spring
2 33 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 32 (58.18%) J2EE
3 32 (58.18%) JMS
4 30 (54.55%) Oracle
4 30 (54.55%) JUnit
4 30 (54.55%) Maven
5 29 (52.73%) SQL
5 29 (52.73%) Java EE
6 28 (50.91%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (50.91%) Ant
6 28 (50.91%) Finance
7 27 (49.09%) Shell Script
7 27 (49.09%) WebLogic
7 27 (49.09%) XSLT
7 27 (49.09%) WebSphere
8 25 (45.45%) Subversion
9 23 (41.82%) JSF
9 23 (41.82%) Hibernate
9 23 (41.82%) Web Services
9 23 (41.82%) XSD
9 23 (41.82%) SOAP
9 23 (41.82%) HTML
9 23 (41.82%) WSDL
10 22 (40.00%) MySQL
10 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 22 (40.00%) CSS

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 27 (49.09%) WebLogic
1 27 (49.09%) WebSphere
2 21 (38.18%) JBoss
3 16 (29.09%) Jetty
3 16 (29.09%) nginx
3 16 (29.09%) Tomcat
4 11 (20.00%) GlassFish
4 11 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (10.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Apache
5 6 (10.91%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (9.09%) Mule
6 5 (9.09%) Mule ESB
6 5 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.82%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (9.09%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) BGP
1 12 (21.82%) EIGRP
1 12 (21.82%) Ethernet
1 12 (21.82%) LAN
1 12 (21.82%) MPLS
1 12 (21.82%) OSPF
1 12 (21.82%) Spanning Tree
1 12 (21.82%) VLAN
1 12 (21.82%) WAN
2 11 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 11 (20.00%) FTP
2 11 (20.00%) HTTP
2 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (18.18%) HTTPS
3 10 (18.18%) SNMP
4 6 (10.91%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 22 (40.00%) MySQL
3 18 (32.73%) Oracle Database
3 18 (32.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (29.09%) InterSystems Cache
4 16 (29.09%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (10.91%) RDBMS
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
6 5 (9.09%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (1.82%) Big Data
7 1 (1.82%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (54.55%) JUnit
1 30 (54.55%) Maven
2 28 (50.91%) Ant
3 25 (45.45%) Subversion
4 16 (29.09%) Eclipse
4 16 (29.09%) Hudson
4 16 (29.09%) Jenkins
4 16 (29.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 10 (18.18%) CppUnit
6 10 (18.18%) GDB
6 10 (18.18%) Valgrind
6 10 (18.18%) XMLSpy
7 4 (7.27%) Log4j
8 2 (3.64%) ERwin
8 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (50.91%) Finance
2 21 (38.18%) Banking
3 11 (20.00%) Back Office
3 11 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 5 (9.09%) Publishing
6 2 (3.64%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Data Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Integration Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Network Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Java Middleware Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Middleware Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Java Programmer
7 7 (12.73%) Programmer
8 5 (9.09%) Architect
8 5 (9.09%) C++ Developer
8 5 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Java Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (78.18%) DOM
1 43 (78.18%) XML
2 33 (60.00%) Spring
3 32 (58.18%) J2EE
3 32 (58.18%) JMS
4 29 (52.73%) Java EE
5 27 (49.09%) XSLT
6 23 (41.82%) Hibernate
6 23 (41.82%) HTML
6 23 (41.82%) JSF
6 23 (41.82%) SOAP
6 23 (41.82%) Web Services
6 23 (41.82%) WSDL
6 23 (41.82%) XSD
7 22 (40.00%) CSS
7 22 (40.00%) JAXB
7 22 (40.00%) JPA
7 22 (40.00%) JSP
8 21 (38.18%) JAX-WS
9 20 (36.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.09%) DataPower
4 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) New Media
6 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 17 (30.91%) Windows
3 7 (12.73%) Unix
4 5 (9.09%) Android
4 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (40.00%) UML
3 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.91%) OO
5 16 (29.09%) Analytics
5 16 (29.09%) AOP
5 16 (29.09%) API Design
5 16 (29.09%) BPMN
5 16 (29.09%) ETL
5 16 (29.09%) Microservices
5 16 (29.09%) Multithreading
5 16 (29.09%) RUP
5 16 (29.09%) Workflow
6 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
7 12 (21.82%) Network Design
7 12 (21.82%) Project Management
7 12 (21.82%) Time Management
8 11 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 11 (20.00%) SDLC
9 10 (18.18%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) Java
2 29 (52.73%) SQL
3 27 (49.09%) Shell Script
4 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (36.36%) XPath
6 16 (29.09%) Groovy
7 15 (27.27%) C++
8 10 (18.18%) C
8 10 (18.18%) C#
8 10 (18.18%) Go
8 10 (18.18%) Python
8 10 (18.18%) Ruby
8 10 (18.18%) Scala
9 6 (10.91%) ECMAScript
10 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Oracle
2 16 (29.09%) Altova
2 16 (29.09%) ILOG
2 16 (29.09%) Splunk
3 12 (21.82%) Cisco
3 12 (21.82%) Nokia
4 11 (20.00%) Talend
5 10 (18.18%) Google
6 8 (14.55%) TIBCO
7 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
8 6 (10.91%) Adobe
8 6 (10.91%) Fiorano
8 6 (10.91%) IBM
8 6 (10.91%) WSO2
9 5 (9.09%) Hopewiser
9 5 (9.09%) LexisNexis
9 5 (9.09%) webMethods
9 5 (9.09%) WorldPay
10 1 (1.82%) Sun
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