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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 924 957 971
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +14
Permanent jobs citing SAX 12 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.016% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.032% 0.043% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 29
Median salary £75,000 £38,750 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+93.54% -7.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
37980 42125 47441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 37.98% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33002 36000 40633
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 2016 within the UK.

SAX Salary Histogram in the UK

SAX
Top 2 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 30 June 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 +46 12 £75,000 +93.54% 3
London +38 12 £75,000 +114.28% 2

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 20 (100.00%) XML
2 19 (95.00%) DOM
3 17 (85.00%) Oracle
4 16 (80.00%) SQL
4 16 (80.00%) Java
4 16 (80.00%) SOAP
4 16 (80.00%) Web Services
4 16 (80.00%) Relational Database
5 15 (75.00%) XSD
5 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (75.00%) HTML
5 15 (75.00%) MySQL
5 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (70.00%) Finance
6 14 (70.00%) Subversion
6 14 (70.00%) Spring
6 14 (70.00%) Tomcat
7 13 (65.00%) JBoss
7 13 (65.00%) J2EE
7 13 (65.00%) XSLT
7 13 (65.00%) JUnit
7 13 (65.00%) JSP
7 13 (65.00%) JSF
7 13 (65.00%) REST
8 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (60.00%) JPA
8 12 (60.00%) RESTful
8 12 (60.00%) WebSphere
8 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
8 12 (60.00%) 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 14 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (65.00%) JBoss
3 12 (60.00%) WebSphere
4 11 (55.00%) nginx
4 11 (55.00%) WebLogic
5 10 (50.00%) Jetty
6 2 (10.00%) Apache
7 1 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
7 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
7 1 (5.00%) JCAPS
7 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) SMTP
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (75.00%) MySQL
3 11 (55.00%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data
6 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
6 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.00%) DB2
6 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Subversion
2 13 (65.00%) JUnit
3 12 (60.00%) Eclipse
4 11 (55.00%) Ant
4 11 (55.00%) Maven
5 10 (50.00%) Hudson
5 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 10 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 10 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (25.00%) JIRA
7 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (10.00%) Bugzilla
9 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (5.00%) CppUnit
9 1 (5.00%) GoogleTest
9 1 (5.00%) JBuilder
9 1 (5.00%) jMock
9 1 (5.00%) JProfiler
9 1 (5.00%) Log4j
9 1 (5.00%) Trac
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Java Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
7 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) XML
2 19 (95.00%) DOM
3 16 (80.00%) SOAP
3 16 (80.00%) Web Services
4 15 (75.00%) HTML
4 15 (75.00%) XSD
5 14 (70.00%) Spring
6 13 (65.00%) J2EE
6 13 (65.00%) JSF
6 13 (65.00%) JSP
6 13 (65.00%) REST
6 13 (65.00%) XSLT
7 12 (60.00%) CSS
7 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
7 12 (60.00%) JPA
7 12 (60.00%) RESTful
8 11 (55.00%) Java EE
8 11 (55.00%) JMS
8 11 (55.00%) WSDL
9 10 (50.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (55.00%) AOP
3 11 (55.00%) Multithreading
3 11 (55.00%) OO
3 11 (55.00%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (55.00%) UML
3 11 (55.00%) Workflow
4 10 (50.00%) Analytics
4 10 (50.00%) API Design
4 10 (50.00%) BPMN
4 10 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (50.00%) ETL
4 10 (50.00%) Microservices
4 10 (50.00%) RUP
4 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) SDLC
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) XPath
5 2 (10.00%) Groovy
6 1 (5.00%) ECMAScript
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) Altova
2 10 (50.00%) Fiorano
2 10 (50.00%) ILOG
2 10 (50.00%) Splunk
2 10 (50.00%) Talend
2 10 (50.00%) WSO2
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe
4 1 (5.00%) Apigee
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) hybris
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £111000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday