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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 886 881 856
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Permanent jobs citing SAX 6 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.041% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.11% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 0 40 20
Average salary - £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 -

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
41070 45471 43326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.50% 38.87% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35057 38635 37492
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 £62,500 £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
Top 2 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 July 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
Scotland +19 6 - -
Glasgow +17 6 - -

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (100.00%) Java
1 40 (100.00%) XML
1 40 (100.00%) DOM
2 36 (90.00%) HTML
3 29 (72.50%) J2EE
3 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (70.00%) JavaScript
5 27 (67.50%) Hibernate
5 27 (67.50%) Spring
6 26 (65.00%) Maven
7 24 (60.00%) CSS
8 23 (57.50%) SOAP
9 22 (55.00%) Unit Testing
9 22 (55.00%) JSP
9 22 (55.00%) Ant
10 21 (52.50%) Web Services
10 21 (52.50%) JAXB
11 20 (50.00%) Relational Database
12 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
12 18 (45.00%) Subversion
12 18 (45.00%) iBATIS
13 17 (42.50%) Oracle
13 17 (42.50%) OO
14 16 (40.00%) MySQL
14 16 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
16 13 (32.50%) jQuery
16 13 (32.50%) JPA
17 12 (30.00%) HTML5
17 12 (30.00%) Ext JS

SAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (22.50%) Apache
1 9 (22.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 5 (12.50%) JBoss
3 5 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (40.00%) MySQL
4 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
5 12 (30.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (20.00%) DB2
6 8 (20.00%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (12.50%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (65.00%) Maven
2 22 (55.00%) Ant
3 18 (45.00%) Subversion
4 12 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 12 (30.00%) Flash Builder
5 8 (20.00%) JIRA
6 7 (17.50%) Log4j
6 7 (17.50%) JUnit
7 6 (15.00%) CruiseControl
7 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (10.00%) NetBeans
9 2 (5.00%) TestNG
9 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
9 2 (5.00%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (30.00%) Legal
2 6 (15.00%) Marketing
3 5 (12.50%) Publishing
4 4 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 23 (57.50%) Java Developer
3 14 (35.00%) Senior Developer
3 14 (35.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Java Programmer
4 5 (12.50%) Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) XML
1 40 (100.00%) DOM
2 36 (90.00%) HTML
3 29 (72.50%) J2EE
4 27 (67.50%) Hibernate
4 27 (67.50%) Spring
5 24 (60.00%) CSS
6 23 (57.50%) SOAP
7 22 (55.00%) JSP
8 21 (52.50%) JAXB
8 21 (52.50%) Web Services
9 18 (45.00%) iBATIS
10 13 (32.50%) jQuery
10 13 (32.50%) JPA
11 12 (30.00%) HTML5
11 12 (30.00%) Ext JS
11 12 (30.00%) Struts
11 12 (30.00%) XSLT
11 12 (30.00%) Flash
12 11 (27.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Client/Server
2 6 (15.00%) Credit Risk
2 6 (15.00%) DataPower
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.50%) Web 2.0
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) UNIX
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) zOS
3 5 (12.50%) Android
3 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) Unit Testing
3 17 (42.50%) OO
4 16 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (30.00%) Content Management
5 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (22.50%) UML
7 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 6 (15.00%) Product Management
8 6 (15.00%) Open Source
8 6 (15.00%) Migration
8 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Web Development
9 5 (12.50%) Use Case
9 5 (12.50%) TDD
9 5 (12.50%) BDD
9 5 (12.50%) Android Development
9 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
10 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) ECMAScript
5 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.00%) XPath
5 4 (10.00%) Groovy
5 4 (10.00%) Perl
5 4 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe
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