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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 896 963 945
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAX 16 12 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.011% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.043% 0.029% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 35
Median salary £72,500 £61,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.36% +44.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,150 £67,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £53,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +43.33%

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
36848 41127 43590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.68% 37.70% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31898 35336 36668
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 September 2016 within the UK.

SAX Salary Histogram in the UK

SAX
Top 7 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 September 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 +61 15 £72,500 +18.36% 4
London +54 13 £75,000 +11.11% 2
South East +38 2 £70,000 +30.23%
Berkshire +14 2 £70,000 +30.23%
Maidenhead -1 2 £70,000 +30.23%
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 28 (100.00%) XML
2 27 (96.43%) DOM
2 27 (96.43%) Java
3 20 (71.43%) Relational Database
4 19 (67.86%) JUnit
4 19 (67.86%) Spring
5 18 (64.29%) Finance
5 18 (64.29%) Java EE
6 17 (60.71%) WebSphere
6 17 (60.71%) SQL
6 17 (60.71%) Ant
7 16 (57.14%) HTML
7 16 (57.14%) WebLogic
7 16 (57.14%) JMS
7 16 (57.14%) Maven
7 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (53.57%) XPath
8 15 (53.57%) Subversion
8 15 (53.57%) J2EE
8 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
8 15 (53.57%) XSLT
9 14 (50.00%) JSF
10 13 (46.43%) Banking
10 13 (46.43%) Middleware
10 13 (46.43%) JSP
10 13 (46.43%) Oracle
11 12 (42.86%) JDBC
11 12 (42.86%) Hibernate
11 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (42.86%) JPA

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 17 (60.71%) WebSphere
2 16 (57.14%) WebLogic
3 10 (35.71%) GlassFish
3 10 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
5 8 (28.57%) JBoss
6 6 (21.43%) Jetty
6 6 (21.43%) nginx
7 5 (17.86%) Apache
8 4 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (7.14%) JCAPS
10 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) PaaS
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) FTP
2 4 (14.29%) SMTP
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 11 (39.29%) MySQL
3 6 (21.43%) InterSystems Cache
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
5 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 3 (10.71%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (7.14%) Big Data
7 2 (7.14%) Couchbase
8 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.57%) DB2
8 1 (3.57%) MarkLogic
8 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) JUnit
2 17 (60.71%) Ant
3 16 (57.14%) Maven
4 15 (53.57%) Subversion
5 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
6 6 (21.43%) Hudson
6 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
6 6 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (21.43%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (10.71%) Log4j
8 2 (7.14%) Bugzilla
8 2 (7.14%) ERwin
8 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
8 2 (7.14%) JIRA
9 1 (3.57%) JBuilder
9 1 (3.57%) Trac
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 13 (46.43%) Banking
3 10 (35.71%) Back Office
4 7 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (17.86%) Wholesale Banking
6 3 (10.71%) Publishing
7 2 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Integration Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Java Middleware Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Java Programmer
7 2 (7.14%) Programmer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 2 (7.14%) XML Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) XML
2 27 (96.43%) DOM
3 19 (67.86%) Spring
4 18 (64.29%) Java EE
5 16 (57.14%) HTML
5 16 (57.14%) JMS
6 15 (53.57%) J2EE
6 15 (53.57%) XSLT
7 14 (50.00%) JSF
8 13 (46.43%) JSP
8 13 (46.43%) Middleware
9 12 (42.86%) Hibernate
9 12 (42.86%) JDBC
9 12 (42.86%) JPA
10 11 (39.29%) CSS
10 11 (39.29%) Web Services
11 10 (35.71%) SOAP
11 10 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (35.71%) XSD
12 8 (28.57%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Equities
4 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Android
2 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) SDLC
3 10 (35.71%) UML
4 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
5 8 (28.57%) AOP
5 8 (28.57%) OO
5 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 7 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (25.00%) Workflow
7 6 (21.43%) Analytics
7 6 (21.43%) API Design
7 6 (21.43%) BPMN
7 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (21.43%) ETL
7 6 (21.43%) Microservices
7 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
7 6 (21.43%) RUP
8 5 (17.86%) Web Development
9 4 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (53.57%) XPath
4 10 (35.71%) Shell Script
5 4 (14.29%) ECMAScript
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
6 2 (7.14%) XQuery
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) OCPJP
2 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Altova
2 6 (21.43%) Fiorano
2 6 (21.43%) ILOG
2 6 (21.43%) Splunk
2 6 (21.43%) Talend
2 6 (21.43%) WSO2
3 4 (14.29%) Adobe
4 3 (10.71%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) Apigee
6 1 (3.57%) hybris
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
6 1 (3.57%) Sybase
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