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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 913 976 937
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -39
Permanent jobs citing SAX 14 8 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.007% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.037% 0.019% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 36
Median salary £75,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £125,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary - £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
38068 41565 45717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 37.75% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33087 35470 38904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +40 14 £75,000 +76.47% 2
London - 14 £75,000 - 2

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 25 (100.00%) XML
2 24 (96.00%) DOM
3 21 (84.00%) Java
4 20 (80.00%) SQL
4 20 (80.00%) Relational Database
5 18 (72.00%) Oracle
5 18 (72.00%) Spring
6 17 (68.00%) Finance
6 17 (68.00%) Web Services
7 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (64.00%) HTML
7 16 (64.00%) SOAP
7 16 (64.00%) JUnit
7 16 (64.00%) Subversion
7 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (64.00%) WebSphere
8 15 (60.00%) JSF
8 15 (60.00%) WebLogic
8 15 (60.00%) Ant
8 15 (60.00%) XSD
8 15 (60.00%) J2EE
8 15 (60.00%) MySQL
8 15 (60.00%) JMS
8 15 (60.00%) Java EE
8 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (56.00%) Tomcat
9 14 (56.00%) XSLT
9 14 (56.00%) JSP
9 14 (56.00%) Maven
10 13 (52.00%) JBoss

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 16 (64.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 14 (56.00%) Tomcat
4 13 (52.00%) JBoss
5 11 (44.00%) nginx
6 10 (40.00%) Jetty
7 5 (20.00%) GlassFish
7 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (8.00%) Apache
8 2 (8.00%) JCAPS
9 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) PaaS
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) FTP
2 2 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (60.00%) MySQL
3 11 (44.00%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (40.00%) InterSystems Cache
4 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.00%) Big Data
6 2 (8.00%) Couchbase
7 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.00%) DB2
7 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) JUnit
1 16 (64.00%) Subversion
2 15 (60.00%) Ant
3 14 (56.00%) Maven
4 12 (48.00%) Eclipse
5 10 (40.00%) Hudson
5 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 10 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 10 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (20.00%) JIRA
7 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (8.00%) Bugzilla
9 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (4.00%) CppUnit
9 1 (4.00%) GoogleTest
9 1 (4.00%) JBuilder
9 1 (4.00%) jMock
9 1 (4.00%) JProfiler
9 1 (4.00%) Log4j
9 1 (4.00%) Trac
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Back Office
3 5 (20.00%) Wholesale Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Retail
5 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Java Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Integration Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Java Middleware Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) XML
2 24 (96.00%) DOM
3 18 (72.00%) Spring
4 17 (68.00%) Web Services
5 16 (64.00%) HTML
5 16 (64.00%) SOAP
6 15 (60.00%) J2EE
6 15 (60.00%) Java EE
6 15 (60.00%) JMS
6 15 (60.00%) JSF
6 15 (60.00%) XSD
7 14 (56.00%) JSP
7 14 (56.00%) XSLT
8 13 (52.00%) JPA
8 13 (52.00%) REST
8 13 (52.00%) RESTful
9 12 (48.00%) CSS
9 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
10 11 (44.00%) WSDL
11 10 (40.00%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) Equities
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (48.00%) AOP
4 11 (44.00%) Multithreading
4 11 (44.00%) OO
4 11 (44.00%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (44.00%) UML
4 11 (44.00%) Workflow
5 10 (40.00%) Analytics
5 10 (40.00%) API Design
5 10 (40.00%) BPMN
5 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (40.00%) ETL
5 10 (40.00%) Microservices
5 10 (40.00%) RUP
5 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (28.00%) SDLC
7 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) XPath
5 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (24.00%) C++
7 3 (12.00%) C#
8 2 (8.00%) Groovy
8 2 (8.00%) Ruby
9 1 (4.00%) ECMAScript
9 1 (4.00%) Perl
9 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (4.00%) Python
9 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) OCPJP
2 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 10 (40.00%) Altova
2 10 (40.00%) Fiorano
2 10 (40.00%) ILOG
2 10 (40.00%) Splunk
2 10 (40.00%) Talend
2 10 (40.00%) WSO2
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Apigee
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) hybris
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Sun
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase