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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 864 885 881
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAX 31 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.075% 0.045% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 23
Average salary £43,000 £42,800 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.46% +0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
41064 46438 44299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.47% 40.51% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34963 38863 38665
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

SAX Salary Histogram in the UK

SAX
Top 19 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 31 March 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
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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 -2 29 £43,000 +0.46% 3
London +11 8 £35,000 -30.00% 1
West Midlands -18 7 - -
Nottinghamshire +8 6 £47,500 +10.98% 1
East Midlands +7 6 £47,500 +10.98% 1
Nottingham -6 6 £47,500 +10.98% 1
Birmingham - 4 - -
East of England +12 3 £45,000 -
Watford +6 3 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -2 3 £45,000 -
Surrey - 3 £55,000 - 1
South East - 3 £55,000 - 1
Coventry - 3 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Salford - 2 £43,000 -
Manchester - 2 £43,000 -
North West - 2 £43,000 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Chessington - 1 £55,000 - 1

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 56 (100.00%) Java
1 56 (100.00%) XML
1 56 (100.00%) DOM
2 48 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 45 (80.36%) JSP
4 41 (73.21%) Maven
5 40 (71.43%) SOAP
6 39 (69.64%) Web Services
6 39 (69.64%) Spring
7 34 (60.71%) Servlets
8 33 (58.93%) XSLT
8 33 (58.93%) J2EE
8 33 (58.93%) JAXB
9 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (53.57%) Relational Database
11 29 (51.79%) Client/Server
11 29 (51.79%) HTML
12 27 (48.21%) Oracle
12 27 (48.21%) Struts
12 27 (48.21%) CSS
12 27 (48.21%) Tomcat
12 27 (48.21%) RDBMS
12 27 (48.21%) Subversion
12 27 (48.21%) XPath
13 26 (46.43%) jQuery
13 26 (46.43%) Hibernate
14 25 (44.64%) UML
15 24 (42.86%) SQL
16 23 (41.07%) Ant
17 22 (39.29%) SQL Server

SAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (48.21%) Tomcat
2 17 (30.36%) Apache
3 16 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 10 (17.86%) JBoss
4 10 (17.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (16.07%) WebLogic
6 8 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (8.93%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) IPv4
2 8 (14.29%) SMTP
3 6 (10.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (53.57%) Relational Database
2 27 (48.21%) RDBMS
3 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
4 21 (37.50%) MySQL
5 8 (14.29%) Jackrabbit
6 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
6 6 (10.71%) DB2
6 6 (10.71%) DB2 UDB
6 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (73.21%) Maven
2 27 (48.21%) Subversion
3 23 (41.07%) Ant
4 20 (35.71%) Eclipse
5 10 (17.86%) SoapUI
6 9 (16.07%) NetBeans
7 8 (14.29%) Log4j
7 8 (14.29%) JUnit
8 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
9 5 (8.93%) CruiseControl
10 3 (5.36%) JIRA
10 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
11 2 (3.57%) Flash Builder
General
1 10 (17.86%) Financial Institution
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
1 10 (17.86%) Banking
2 9 (16.07%) Retail
3 8 (14.29%) Publishing
4 5 (8.93%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (64.29%) Developer
2 33 (58.93%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (19.64%) Architect
5 8 (14.29%) Java Architect
5 8 (14.29%) Java Programmer
5 8 (14.29%) Programmer
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 2 (3.57%) J2EE Architect
7 2 (3.57%) J2EE Technical Architect
8 1 (1.79%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.79%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) XML
1 56 (100.00%) DOM
2 45 (80.36%) JSP
3 40 (71.43%) SOAP
4 39 (69.64%) Web Services
4 39 (69.64%) Spring
5 34 (60.71%) Servlets
6 33 (58.93%) J2EE
6 33 (58.93%) XSLT
6 33 (58.93%) JAXB
7 29 (51.79%) HTML
8 27 (48.21%) CSS
8 27 (48.21%) Struts
9 26 (46.43%) Hibernate
9 26 (46.43%) jQuery
10 20 (35.71%) Java EE
10 20 (35.71%) Spring MVC
11 19 (33.93%) REST
12 18 (32.14%) JSF
12 18 (32.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (51.79%) Client/Server
2 17 (30.36%) Computer Science
3 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (17.86%) Web 2.0
5 5 (8.93%) Credit Risk
5 5 (8.93%) DataPower
5 5 (8.93%) Open Source
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 12 (21.43%) UNIX
3 10 (17.86%) AIX
3 10 (17.86%) HPUX
3 10 (17.86%) Solaris
4 8 (14.29%) Android
4 8 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.93%) zOS
7 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (44.64%) UML
3 22 (39.29%) OO
4 21 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 20 (35.71%) MVC
6 16 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (19.64%) SOA
8 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
9 9 (16.07%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (16.07%) Build Automation
9 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (16.07%) Web Design
10 8 (14.29%) Web Development
10 8 (14.29%) Use Case
10 8 (14.29%) Scrum
10 8 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (14.29%) Web Application Development
10 8 (14.29%) User Stories
10 8 (14.29%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 27 (48.21%) XPath
4 24 (42.86%) SQL
5 11 (19.64%) Perl
5 11 (19.64%) Shell Script
6 10 (17.86%) C++
6 10 (17.86%) C
7 8 (14.29%) ECMAScript
8 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
9 3 (5.36%) C#
9 3 (5.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) Sun Certification
3 5 (8.93%) OCPJP
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (17.86%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Oracle
2 16 (28.57%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) Adobe
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
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