The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveX skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 833 815 856
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +41
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 17 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.032% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.079% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 16
Average salary £27,000 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +12.50%
ActiveX
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36647 39427 43716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.09% 41.22% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31799 33200 39159
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ActiveX Jobs Demand Trend in England

ActiveX
Salary Trend in England

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

ActiveX Salary Trend in England

ActiveX
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActiveX across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ActiveX Salary Histogram in England

ActiveX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveX within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
West Midlands -8 7 £25,000 -44.44%
London +1 6 £19,000 -
South East -44 2 £52,500 +16.66%
South West - 2 £32,500 -
ActiveX
UK

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing ActiveX 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 ActiveX.

1 23 (82.14%) SQL
1 23 (82.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (78.57%) VB
3 19 (67.86%) .NET
4 17 (60.71%) Windows
5 16 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (57.14%) C#
6 14 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 13 (46.43%) Degree
8 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
9 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
9 11 (39.29%) VB6
10 10 (35.71%) OO
11 9 (32.14%) COM
11 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
11 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (28.57%) ODBC
12 8 (28.57%) VB.NET
13 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
13 7 (25.00%) ADO
13 7 (25.00%) DTS
13 7 (25.00%) DAO
13 7 (25.00%) OLE
13 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
13 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 7 (25.00%) JSON
13 7 (25.00%) GlassFish
13 7 (25.00%) System Testing
13 7 (25.00%) TestComplete

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing ActiveX 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 ActiveX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) Revit
2 4 (14.29%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (82.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (25.00%) DTS
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (17.86%) OLAP
6 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (17.86%) InterSystems Cache
6 5 (17.86%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 4 (14.29%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (25.00%) TestComplete
2 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (21.43%) MSBuild
2 6 (21.43%) Subversion
2 6 (21.43%) CruiseControl
3 4 (14.29%) InstallShield
3 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.00%) VB Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
4 6 (21.43%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Applications Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Trainee Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Trainee Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Trainee
8 2 (7.14%) Tester
9 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Business Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) VB Software Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (32.14%) COM
4 8 (28.57%) ODBC
5 7 (25.00%) ADO
5 7 (25.00%) DAO
5 7 (25.00%) OLE
5 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (25.00%) JSON
6 6 (21.43%) .NET Compact Framework
6 6 (21.43%) HTML
7 5 (17.86%) X-Windows
8 4 (14.29%) Ajax
9 3 (10.71%) XHTML
10 2 (7.14%) XML
11 1 (3.57%) COM+
11 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (17.86%) Replication
3 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.14%) Statistics
5 1 (3.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) OO
2 7 (25.00%) System Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
3 6 (21.43%) OOP
4 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.86%) DNA
4 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) CRM
4 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Fault Management
6 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) VB
3 16 (57.14%) C#
4 14 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 11 (39.29%) VB6
7 8 (28.57%) VB.NET
8 5 (17.86%) VBScript
9 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 4 (14.29%) MapBasic
10 3 (10.71%) VBA
10 3 (10.71%) C
10 3 (10.71%) Java
10 3 (10.71%) C++
11 2 (7.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Autodesk
3 2 (7.14%) VMware