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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank - 213 193
Permanent jobs citing SAX 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.040% 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £67,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +68.75%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £41,400
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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
1835 1785 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.23% 35.28% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1615 1301
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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