The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAX over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple API for XML (SAX)
UK
Rank 830 940 920
Rank change year-on-year +110 -20  
Permanent jobs citing SAX 34 9 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.009% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.023% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 19
Median salary £40,496 £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.14% +61.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £56,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,248 - £45,000

SAX is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33955 39662 40709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.14% 38.35% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28984 34153 34569
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SAX
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAX in the UK

SAX
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAX in the UK

SAX
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAX over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAX in the UK

SAX
Top 12 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 27 March 2017. 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 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 +114 34 £40,496 -44.14% 4
London +95 24 £57,500 -20.68%
North West - 5 £35,000 - 4
Manchester - 5 £35,000 - 4
South East - 3 £40,000 -
East of England +27 2 £80,000 -
Watford - 2 £80,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £40,000 -
Stockport - 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £80,000 -
Havant - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

SAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 49 (80.33%) XML
1 49 (80.33%) DOM
2 48 (78.69%) Java
3 41 (67.21%) J2EE
4 39 (63.93%) SQL
4 39 (63.93%) Spring
5 38 (62.30%) Relational Database
5 38 (62.30%) Oracle
6 37 (60.66%) XSLT
6 37 (60.66%) SOAP
6 37 (60.66%) Web Services
6 37 (60.66%) JMS
7 36 (59.02%) Maven
8 35 (57.38%) Java EE
8 35 (57.38%) REST
8 35 (57.38%) HTML
8 35 (57.38%) JAXB
8 35 (57.38%) Finance
8 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (55.74%) WSDL
9 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
9 34 (55.74%) XSD
9 34 (55.74%) WebLogic
9 34 (55.74%) CSS
9 34 (55.74%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (54.10%) JAX-WS
10 33 (54.10%) JPA
10 33 (54.10%) JSP
10 33 (54.10%) JUnit
10 33 (54.10%) JBoss

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 34 (55.74%) WebLogic
2 33 (54.10%) JBoss
3 32 (52.46%) WebSphere
4 30 (49.18%) Tomcat
5 28 (45.90%) Jetty
6 27 (44.26%) nginx
7 14 (22.95%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (8.20%) Mule
8 5 (8.20%) Mule ESB
8 5 (8.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (6.56%) GlassFish
9 4 (6.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (4.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (4.92%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (8.20%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) HTTP
1 13 (21.31%) HTTPS
1 13 (21.31%) SNMP
1 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
2 12 (19.67%) BGP
2 12 (19.67%) EIGRP
2 12 (19.67%) Ethernet
2 12 (19.67%) LAN
2 12 (19.67%) MPLS
2 12 (19.67%) OSPF
2 12 (19.67%) Spanning Tree
2 12 (19.67%) VLAN
2 12 (19.67%) WAN
3 11 (18.03%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (6.56%) FTP
5 3 (4.92%) SMTP
6 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (62.30%) Relational Database
2 32 (52.46%) MySQL
3 30 (49.18%) Oracle Database
3 30 (49.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (45.90%) InterSystems Cache
4 28 (45.90%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.28%) Blockchain
7 2 (3.28%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 36 (59.02%) Maven
2 33 (54.10%) JUnit
3 32 (52.46%) Ant
4 31 (50.82%) Jenkins
5 30 (49.18%) Sonatype Nexus
5 30 (49.18%) Subversion
6 29 (47.54%) Eclipse
7 28 (45.90%) Hudson
8 19 (31.15%) Talend Open Studio
9 13 (21.31%) CppUnit
9 13 (21.31%) GDB
9 13 (21.31%) Valgrind
9 13 (21.31%) XMLSpy
10 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
10 2 (3.28%) JIRA
10 2 (3.28%) Log4j
11 1 (1.64%) ERwin
11 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (57.38%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) Banking
3 11 (18.03%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.56%) Back Office
4 4 (6.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Automotive
5 2 (3.28%) Publishing
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Software Engineer
3 14 (22.95%) Java Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Data Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) Data Network Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) Network Engineer
6 10 (16.39%) Java Engineer
6 10 (16.39%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Senior Java Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (9.84%) C++ Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Architect
10 5 (8.20%) Java Programmer
10 5 (8.20%) Programmer
11 4 (6.56%) Investment Banking Java Developer
11 4 (6.56%) Java Middleware Developer
11 4 (6.56%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (80.33%) DOM
1 49 (80.33%) XML
2 41 (67.21%) J2EE
3 39 (63.93%) Spring
4 37 (60.66%) JMS
4 37 (60.66%) SOAP
4 37 (60.66%) Web Services
4 37 (60.66%) XSLT
5 35 (57.38%) HTML
5 35 (57.38%) Java EE
5 35 (57.38%) JAXB
5 35 (57.38%) REST
6 34 (55.74%) CSS
6 34 (55.74%) WSDL
6 34 (55.74%) XSD
7 33 (54.10%) Hibernate
7 33 (54.10%) JAX-WS
7 33 (54.10%) JPA
7 33 (54.10%) JSP
8 31 (50.82%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.20%) DataPower
3 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.82%) Linux
2 29 (47.54%) Windows
3 15 (24.59%) Unix
4 2 (3.28%) Android
4 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (55.74%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (52.46%) OO
4 31 (50.82%) UML
5 28 (45.90%) AOP
5 28 (45.90%) BPMN
5 28 (45.90%) RUP
6 27 (44.26%) Analytics
6 27 (44.26%) API Design
6 27 (44.26%) ETL
6 27 (44.26%) Microservices
6 27 (44.26%) Multithreading
6 27 (44.26%) Workflow
7 25 (40.98%) Software Engineering
8 17 (27.87%) Mathematics
9 15 (24.59%) Open Source
10 14 (22.95%) Enterprise Architecture
10 14 (22.95%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (21.31%) Memory Management
12 12 (19.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 48 (78.69%) Java
2 39 (63.93%) SQL
3 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
4 32 (52.46%) Shell Script
5 28 (45.90%) Groovy
6 24 (39.34%) C++
7 14 (22.95%) C#
8 13 (21.31%) C
8 13 (21.31%) Go
8 13 (21.31%) Python
8 13 (21.31%) Ruby
8 13 (21.31%) Scala
8 13 (21.31%) XPath
9 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.92%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.64%) PHP
11 1 (1.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Control-M
2 2 (3.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (3.28%) MOM
Vendors
1 38 (62.30%) Oracle
2 28 (45.90%) Altova
3 27 (44.26%) ILOG
3 27 (44.26%) Splunk
4 19 (31.15%) Talend
5 14 (22.95%) Fiorano
5 14 (22.95%) WSO2
6 13 (21.31%) Google
7 12 (19.67%) Cisco
7 12 (19.67%) Nokia
8 8 (13.11%) TIBCO
9 7 (11.48%) IBM
9 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
10 5 (8.20%) Hopewiser
10 5 (8.20%) LexisNexis
10 5 (8.20%) webMethods
10 5 (8.20%) WorldPay
11 3 (4.92%) Adobe
12 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
Greater Manchester
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago