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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple API for XML (SAX)
UK
Rank 824 943 920
Rank change year-on-year
+119 -23
Permanent jobs citing SAX 33 3 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.003% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.099% 0.008% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 32
Median salary £40,248 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.42% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,248 - £45,000

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
33171 39031 39969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.38% 38.19% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28481 33605 34253
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 9 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 24 February 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 +126 31 £37,500 -9.09% 3
London +102 25 - - 3
North West - 3 £35,000 -
South East - 3 £40,000 -
Manchester - 3 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £40,000 -
Scotland - 2 £47,500 -
Havant - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 49 (80.33%) Java
1 49 (80.33%) XML
1 49 (80.33%) DOM
2 41 (67.21%) J2EE
3 39 (63.93%) Oracle
4 38 (62.30%) Relational Database
5 37 (60.66%) Spring
6 36 (59.02%) XSLT
6 36 (59.02%) JMS
7 35 (57.38%) Web Services
7 35 (57.38%) SOAP
8 34 (55.74%) XSD
8 34 (55.74%) SQL
8 34 (55.74%) JUnit
8 34 (55.74%) HTML
8 34 (55.74%) WSDL
8 34 (55.74%) Maven
8 34 (55.74%) Java EE
9 33 (54.10%) Hibernate
9 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (54.10%) MySQL
9 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
9 33 (54.10%) CSS
10 32 (52.46%) Ant
10 32 (52.46%) JSP
10 32 (52.46%) UML
10 32 (52.46%) JAXB
10 32 (52.46%) JSF
10 32 (52.46%) Finance
10 32 (52.46%) Continuous Integration

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 31 (50.82%) JBoss
1 31 (50.82%) WebLogic
1 31 (50.82%) WebSphere
2 26 (42.62%) Jetty
2 26 (42.62%) nginx
2 26 (42.62%) Tomcat
3 13 (21.31%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (9.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Apache
5 5 (8.20%) GlassFish
5 5 (8.20%) Mule
5 5 (8.20%) Mule ESB
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (8.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (8.20%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) HTTP
1 13 (21.31%) HTTPS
1 13 (21.31%) SNMP
1 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
2 12 (19.67%) BGP
2 12 (19.67%) EIGRP
2 12 (19.67%) Ethernet
2 12 (19.67%) LAN
2 12 (19.67%) MPLS
2 12 (19.67%) OSPF
2 12 (19.67%) Spanning Tree
2 12 (19.67%) VLAN
2 12 (19.67%) WAN
3 11 (18.03%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (9.84%) SMTP
5 5 (8.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (62.30%) Relational Database
2 33 (54.10%) MySQL
3 28 (45.90%) Oracle Database
3 28 (45.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 26 (42.62%) InterSystems Cache
4 26 (42.62%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
6 6 (9.84%) RDBMS
7 5 (8.20%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (3.28%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.64%) MarkLogic
9 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (55.74%) JUnit
1 34 (55.74%) Maven
2 32 (52.46%) Ant
3 31 (50.82%) Subversion
4 26 (42.62%) Eclipse
4 26 (42.62%) Hudson
4 26 (42.62%) Jenkins
4 26 (42.62%) Sonatype Nexus
5 18 (29.51%) Talend Open Studio
6 13 (21.31%) CppUnit
6 13 (21.31%) GDB
6 13 (21.31%) Valgrind
6 13 (21.31%) XMLSpy
7 4 (6.56%) Log4j
8 3 (4.92%) ERwin
8 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (52.46%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) Banking
3 11 (18.03%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.20%) Back Office
4 5 (8.20%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Publishing
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) Software Engineer
3 14 (22.95%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Data Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Java Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Data Network Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) Network Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Java Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Java Programmer
7 7 (11.48%) Programmer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Java Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) C++ Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Architect
9 5 (8.20%) Integration Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (80.33%) DOM
1 49 (80.33%) XML
2 41 (67.21%) J2EE
3 37 (60.66%) Spring
4 36 (59.02%) JMS
4 36 (59.02%) XSLT
5 35 (57.38%) SOAP
5 35 (57.38%) Web Services
6 34 (55.74%) HTML
6 34 (55.74%) Java EE
6 34 (55.74%) WSDL
6 34 (55.74%) XSD
7 33 (54.10%) CSS
7 33 (54.10%) Hibernate
8 32 (52.46%) JAXB
8 32 (52.46%) JPA
8 32 (52.46%) JSF
8 32 (52.46%) JSP
8 32 (52.46%) REST
9 31 (50.82%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.84%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.20%) DataPower
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) New Media
5 1 (1.64%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Linux
2 27 (44.26%) Windows
3 14 (22.95%) Unix
4 5 (8.20%) Android
4 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (52.46%) Continuous Integration
2 32 (52.46%) UML
3 27 (44.26%) OO
4 26 (42.62%) Analytics
4 26 (42.62%) AOP
4 26 (42.62%) API Design
4 26 (42.62%) BPMN
4 26 (42.62%) ETL
4 26 (42.62%) Microservices
4 26 (42.62%) Multithreading
4 26 (42.62%) RUP
4 26 (42.62%) Workflow
5 24 (39.34%) Software Engineering
6 17 (27.87%) Mathematics
7 13 (21.31%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (21.31%) Memory Management
7 13 (21.31%) Open Source
7 13 (21.31%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (19.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (80.33%) Java
2 34 (55.74%) SQL
3 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
4 31 (50.82%) Shell Script
5 26 (42.62%) Groovy
6 21 (34.43%) C++
7 15 (24.59%) XPath
8 13 (21.31%) C
8 13 (21.31%) C#
8 13 (21.31%) Go
8 13 (21.31%) Python
8 13 (21.31%) Ruby
8 13 (21.31%) Scala
9 6 (9.84%) ECMAScript
10 3 (4.92%) XQuery
11 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 39 (63.93%) Oracle
2 26 (42.62%) Altova
2 26 (42.62%) ILOG
2 26 (42.62%) Splunk
3 18 (29.51%) Talend
4 13 (21.31%) Fiorano
4 13 (21.31%) Google
4 13 (21.31%) WSO2
5 12 (19.67%) Cisco
5 12 (19.67%) Nokia
6 8 (13.11%) TIBCO
7 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
8 6 (9.84%) Adobe
9 5 (8.20%) Hopewiser
9 5 (8.20%) IBM
9 5 (8.20%) LexisNexis
9 5 (8.20%) webMethods
9 5 (8.20%) WorldPay
10 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
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