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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple API for XML (SAX)
Rank 210 185 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing SAX 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.14% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
2139 1731 1988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 40.24% 35.24% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 1477 1773
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Coventry - 5 - -
Birmingham - 4 - -
SAX
England

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) DOM
1 11 (100.00%) Subversion
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (54.55%) JSP
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
2 6 (54.55%) Backbone.js
2 6 (54.55%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (54.55%) Build Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Mustache
2 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 6 (54.55%) XPath
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) Maven
2 6 (54.55%) NetBeans
2 6 (54.55%) Web Design
2 6 (54.55%) XSLT
2 6 (54.55%) UML
2 6 (54.55%) Apache
2 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 6 (54.55%) Client/Server

SAX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
1 6 (54.55%) Apache
1 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Solr
2 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Subversion
2 6 (54.55%) Maven
2 6 (54.55%) Ant
2 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
2 6 (54.55%) NetBeans
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Java Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) DOM
2 6 (54.55%) XSLT
2 6 (54.55%) JMS
2 6 (54.55%) JavaBeans
2 6 (54.55%) JAXB
2 6 (54.55%) JMX
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) Struts
2 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 6 (54.55%) Backbone.js
2 6 (54.55%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (54.55%) Mustache
2 6 (54.55%) JSP
3 5 (45.45%) Grails
3 5 (45.45%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
2 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (54.55%) Build Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (54.55%) UML
2 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 6 (54.55%) Web Design
3 4 (36.36%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) Perl
2 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
2 6 (54.55%) XPath
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Groovy
4 3 (27.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
West Midlands
TUI Group
Salary: Very competitive
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