The table below looks at the statistics for SAX skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAX over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SAX 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.28%
SAX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1978 1900 1907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.82% 34.87% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1687 1693 1657
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SAX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAX across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAX across the West Midlands region.

SAX Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) DOM
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) XPath
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Grails
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (50.00%) Social Media
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JAXB
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) B2B
3 2 (50.00%) B2C
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) XSD

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) DOM
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Grails
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JAXB
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) Struts
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) JavaBeans
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) XPath
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss