The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 76 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 12 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.09% 3.25% 3.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.21% 10.00% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 31
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £48,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Ajax
East of 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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
374 360 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.06% 32.55% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 306 324 375
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Ajax
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Ajax Salary Trend in Essex

Ajax
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ajax across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Ajax Salary Histogram in Essex

Ajax
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Colchester +4 5 £50,000 +100.00%
Saffron Walden - 4 £29,000 -
Harlow - 1 £30,000 -
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 64 (87.67%) JavaScript
2 54 (73.97%) CSS
3 51 (69.86%) HTML
4 43 (58.90%) C#
5 42 (57.53%) SQL Server
6 40 (54.79%) .NET
7 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET
8 32 (43.84%) jQuery
9 31 (42.47%) OO
10 26 (35.62%) SQL
10 26 (35.62%) MVC
11 24 (32.88%) Relational Database
12 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (30.14%) OOP
14 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
15 19 (26.03%) JSON
16 17 (23.29%) Degree
16 17 (23.29%) CSS3
17 16 (21.92%) Java
18 15 (20.55%) Oracle
18 15 (20.55%) HTML5
18 15 (20.55%) User Experience
19 14 (19.18%) Web Services
19 14 (19.18%) XML
20 13 (17.81%) WebLogic
20 13 (17.81%) Swing
20 13 (17.81%) JBoss
20 13 (17.81%) J2EE
20 13 (17.81%) Ant
20 13 (17.81%) PL/SQL

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 13 (17.81%) WebLogic
1 13 (17.81%) GlassFish
1 13 (17.81%) WebSphere
2 9 (12.33%) IBM Notes
2 9 (12.33%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (6.85%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.11%) Node.js
4 3 (4.11%) IIS
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.74%) CMS
6 1 (1.37%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.74%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) FTP
2 3 (4.11%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (57.53%) SQL Server
2 24 (32.88%) Relational Database
3 13 (17.81%) RDBMS
3 13 (17.81%) Data Mining
3 13 (17.81%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.22%) MySQL
5 4 (5.48%) MS Access
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Ant
1 13 (17.81%) Maven
1 13 (17.81%) Gradle
2 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.74%) MSI
4 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.44%) Automotive
2 7 (9.59%) Marketing
3 4 (5.48%) Back Office
4 2 (2.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 72 (98.63%) Developer
2 24 (32.88%) C# Developer
3 19 (26.03%) .NET Developer
4 16 (21.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (20.55%) Web Developer
6 13 (17.81%) Java Developer
7 11 (15.07%) Programmer
7 11 (15.07%) Software Developer
8 10 (13.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 8 (10.96%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (10.96%) .NET Programmer
10 7 (9.59%) C# Programmer
11 5 (6.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.48%) Systems Developer
12 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.48%) Database Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Web Programmer
13 3 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Web Engineer
13 3 (4.11%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (73.97%) CSS
2 51 (69.86%) HTML
3 40 (54.79%) .NET
4 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET
5 32 (43.84%) jQuery
6 19 (26.03%) JSON
7 17 (23.29%) CSS3
8 15 (20.55%) HTML5
9 14 (19.18%) Web Services
9 14 (19.18%) XML
10 13 (17.81%) Swing
10 13 (17.81%) J2EE
10 13 (17.81%) JMS
10 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
11 12 (16.44%) REST
12 11 (15.07%) SOAP
13 10 (13.70%) XHTML
13 10 (13.70%) WCF
14 9 (12.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (9.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) User Experience
2 13 (17.81%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.33%) Web 2.0
4 7 (9.59%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (8.22%) Open Source
6 5 (6.85%) Telematics
7 3 (4.11%) Life Science
7 3 (4.11%) Visualisation
7 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.74%) Reference Data
8 2 (2.74%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) OO
2 26 (35.62%) MVC
3 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.14%) OOP
5 13 (17.81%) Project Management
5 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
6 10 (13.70%) TDD
7 7 (9.59%) Workflow
8 5 (6.85%) Web Application Development
9 4 (5.48%) Web Design
10 3 (4.11%) Bioinformatics
10 3 (4.11%) Web Development
10 3 (4.11%) Validation
10 3 (4.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (1.37%) Content Management
11 1 (1.37%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.37%) V-Model
11 1 (1.37%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (87.67%) JavaScript
2 43 (58.90%) C#
3 26 (35.62%) SQL
4 16 (21.92%) Java
5 13 (17.81%) PL/SQL
6 11 (15.07%) T-SQL
7 9 (12.33%) LotusScript
8 7 (9.59%) F#
9 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.48%) PHP
10 3 (4.11%) Python
11 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.55%) Oracle
3 13 (17.81%) JBoss
4 9 (12.33%) IBM
4 9 (12.33%) Lotus
5 4 (5.48%) Bloomberg
6 3 (4.11%) Twitter
7 2 (2.74%) Adobe