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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 866 903 882
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAX 31 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.024% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.076% 0.060% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 16
Average salary £38,750 £42,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.73% -26.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £71,000 £83,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -

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
40748 48460 44031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 39.97% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 34845 41425 38275
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 £65,000
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 28 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 28 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 +37 21 £38,750 -7.73%
Scotland +22 10 - - 1
Glasgow +18 10 - - 1
East Midlands - 9 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 8 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 8 £47,500 -
West Midlands +3 7 - -
London +31 4 £35,000 -14.63%
Birmingham -8 4 - -
Coventry - 3 - -
Chessington - 2 £35,000 -
Derby - 1 £42,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £42,500 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
South East - 1 £55,000 -

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 66 (100.00%) Java
1 66 (100.00%) XML
1 66 (100.00%) DOM
2 51 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 47 (71.21%) Maven
4 45 (68.18%) Spring
4 45 (68.18%) JSP
5 43 (65.15%) SOAP
5 43 (65.15%) HTML
5 43 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (63.64%) J2EE
7 41 (62.12%) Web Services
8 39 (59.09%) JAXB
9 35 (53.03%) Hibernate
10 34 (51.52%) Relational Database
11 33 (50.00%) CSS
12 31 (46.97%) Servlets
12 31 (46.97%) XSLT
12 31 (46.97%) Ant
13 30 (45.45%) Oracle
13 30 (45.45%) Subversion
14 28 (42.42%) RDBMS
14 28 (42.42%) OO
15 27 (40.91%) Tomcat
15 27 (40.91%) SQL Server
15 27 (40.91%) Unit Testing
16 26 (39.39%) jQuery
16 26 (39.39%) Struts
16 26 (39.39%) Client/Server
17 25 (37.88%) MySQL

SAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 27 (40.91%) Tomcat
2 17 (25.76%) Apache
3 12 (18.18%) WebSphere
4 11 (16.67%) JBoss
5 9 (13.64%) WebLogic
6 8 (12.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (10.61%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (9.09%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
9 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) SMTP
2 7 (10.61%) IPv4
3 5 (7.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (51.52%) Relational Database
2 28 (42.42%) RDBMS
3 27 (40.91%) SQL Server
4 25 (37.88%) MySQL
5 10 (15.15%) NoSQL
6 8 (12.12%) Jackrabbit
6 8 (12.12%) DB2
6 8 (12.12%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (71.21%) Maven
2 31 (46.97%) Ant
3 30 (45.45%) Subversion
4 22 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 10 (15.15%) Flash Builder
5 10 (15.15%) JUnit
5 10 (15.15%) Log4j
6 9 (13.64%) NetBeans
7 8 (12.12%) Jenkins
7 8 (12.12%) JIRA
8 7 (10.61%) SoapUI
9 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
9 6 (9.09%) CruiseControl
10 2 (3.03%) TestNG
10 2 (3.03%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (15.15%) Legal
2 9 (13.64%) Retail
3 8 (12.12%) Publishing
4 7 (10.61%) Financial Institution
4 7 (10.61%) Finance
4 7 (10.61%) Banking
5 6 (9.09%) Marketing
6 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) Developer
2 39 (59.09%) Java Developer
3 19 (28.79%) Senior Java Developer
3 19 (28.79%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Architect
5 8 (12.12%) Java Architect
5 8 (12.12%) Java Programmer
5 8 (12.12%) Programmer
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.03%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.03%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (3.03%) J2EE Architect
7 2 (3.03%) J2EE Technical Architect
7 2 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (1.52%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) XML
1 66 (100.00%) DOM
2 45 (68.18%) Spring
2 45 (68.18%) JSP
3 43 (65.15%) SOAP
3 43 (65.15%) HTML
4 42 (63.64%) J2EE
5 41 (62.12%) Web Services
6 39 (59.09%) JAXB
7 35 (53.03%) Hibernate
8 33 (50.00%) CSS
9 31 (46.97%) Servlets
9 31 (46.97%) XSLT
10 26 (39.39%) jQuery
10 26 (39.39%) Struts
11 22 (33.33%) REST
12 19 (28.79%) Ajax
13 18 (27.27%) Java EE
14 16 (24.24%) JMS
14 16 (24.24%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (39.39%) Client/Server
2 15 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 11 (16.67%) Web 2.0
3 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.09%) Credit Risk
4 6 (9.09%) DataPower
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.33%) Linux
2 17 (25.76%) UNIX
3 10 (15.15%) Windows
4 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
4 8 (12.12%) Android
5 7 (10.61%) AIX
5 7 (10.61%) HPUX
5 7 (10.61%) Solaris
6 6 (9.09%) zOS
7 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (42.42%) OO
3 27 (40.91%) Unit Testing
4 24 (36.36%) UML
5 20 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (27.27%) Multithreading
7 16 (24.24%) MVC
8 11 (16.67%) SOA
9 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 10 (15.15%) Content Management
10 9 (13.64%) Scrum
10 9 (13.64%) Web Design
10 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
10 9 (13.64%) SDLC
10 9 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (13.64%) Build Automation
10 9 (13.64%) Web Application Development
10 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (13.64%) User Stories
11 8 (12.12%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 24 (36.36%) SQL
4 23 (34.85%) XPath
5 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 11 (16.67%) Perl
6 8 (12.12%) ECMAScript
7 7 (10.61%) C++
7 7 (10.61%) C
8 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
9 4 (6.06%) Groovy
9 4 (6.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) Sun Certification
3 6 (9.09%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (10.61%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Oracle
2 12 (18.18%) VMware
3 8 (12.12%) Adobe
4 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
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