The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 33 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 20 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.39% 0.67% 5.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.08% 2.04% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 12
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Ajax
Bedfordshire

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 Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
142 98 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 45.37% 32.89% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 136 97 73
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Ajax
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Ajax Salary Trend in Bedford

Ajax
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ajax across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Ajax Salary Histogram in Bedford

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Ajax 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 Ajax.

1 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (92.50%) jQuery
3 34 (85.00%) HTML
3 34 (85.00%) CSS
4 33 (82.50%) HTML5
5 24 (60.00%) .NET
6 22 (55.00%) Product Management
7 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET
8 20 (50.00%) WPF
9 19 (47.50%) C#
10 18 (45.00%) KnockoutJS
10 18 (45.00%) AngularJS
10 18 (45.00%) Adobe Illustrator
10 18 (45.00%) Photoshop
10 18 (45.00%) Fireworks
11 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
11 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (37.50%) Silverlight
12 15 (37.50%) Web Services
12 15 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
13 12 (30.00%) Windows
13 12 (30.00%) OO
13 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
13 12 (30.00%) SharePoint
13 12 (30.00%) N-Tier
13 12 (30.00%) WCF
13 12 (30.00%) Scrum
13 12 (30.00%) XAML
14 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Ajax 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 Ajax. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (22.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Photoshop
1 18 (45.00%) Fireworks
1 18 (45.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (22.50%) Subversion
2 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.00%) JUnit
4 5 (12.50%) Moq
5 2 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (25.00%) UI Programmer
3 10 (25.00%) UI Developer
4 6 (15.00%) UI Designer
4 6 (15.00%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (15.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Designer
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Leader
6 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Developer
6 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) jQuery
2 34 (85.00%) HTML
2 34 (85.00%) CSS
3 33 (82.50%) HTML5
4 24 (60.00%) .NET
5 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET
6 20 (50.00%) WPF
7 18 (45.00%) KnockoutJS
7 18 (45.00%) AngularJS
8 15 (37.50%) Silverlight
8 15 (37.50%) Web Services
9 12 (30.00%) WCF
10 10 (25.00%) WinForms
11 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
11 9 (22.50%) Windows Identity Foundation
12 7 (17.50%) XML
13 6 (15.00%) EJB
13 6 (15.00%) JSP
13 6 (15.00%) Struts
13 6 (15.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Product Management
2 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (30.00%) Scrum
4 12 (30.00%) OO
5 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
6 10 (25.00%) Web Development
6 10 (25.00%) TDD
7 9 (22.50%) OOD
7 9 (22.50%) MVC
7 9 (22.50%) Multithreading
8 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 8 (20.00%) Project Management
9 7 (17.50%) SOA
9 7 (17.50%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
11 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (10.00%) User Experience Design
12 3 (7.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (47.50%) C#
3 12 (30.00%) XAML
4 9 (22.50%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Sun Certification
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Sun