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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 74 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 13 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.12% 2.84% 3.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.24% 8.70% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 30
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
401 368 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.63% 32.62% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 327 334 364
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
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 30 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 30 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 +3 5 £50,000 +100.00%
Saffron Walden - 4 £29,000 -
Harlow - 1 £30,000 -
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
Ajax
East of England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 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 63 (88.73%) JavaScript
2 54 (76.06%) CSS
3 51 (71.83%) HTML
4 42 (59.15%) C#
5 41 (57.75%) SQL Server
6 39 (54.93%) .NET
7 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
8 31 (43.66%) jQuery
9 30 (42.25%) OO
10 26 (36.62%) MVC
11 25 (35.21%) SQL
12 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (32.39%) Relational Database
14 22 (30.99%) OOP
15 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
16 18 (25.35%) Degree
16 18 (25.35%) JSON
17 16 (22.54%) Java
17 16 (22.54%) CSS3
18 15 (21.13%) Oracle
19 14 (19.72%) HTML5
19 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
19 14 (19.72%) XML
19 14 (19.72%) User Experience
20 13 (18.31%) NoSQL
20 13 (18.31%) Gradle
20 13 (18.31%) Project Management
20 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
20 13 (18.31%) JMS
20 13 (18.31%) Data Mining

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (18.31%) WebSphere
1 13 (18.31%) GlassFish
1 13 (18.31%) WebLogic
2 8 (11.27%) IBM Notes
2 8 (11.27%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (7.04%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.23%) Node.js
4 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.23%) IIS
5 2 (2.82%) CMS
5 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.41%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) GIMP
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) FTP
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (57.75%) SQL Server
2 23 (32.39%) Relational Database
3 13 (18.31%) NoSQL
3 13 (18.31%) Data Mining
3 13 (18.31%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.45%) MySQL
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.23%) MS Access
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Ant
1 13 (18.31%) Maven
1 13 (18.31%) Gradle
2 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) MSI
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.90%) Automotive
2 7 (9.86%) Marketing
3 4 (5.63%) Back Office
4 2 (2.82%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (98.59%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) C# Developer
3 19 (26.76%) .NET Developer
4 15 (21.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (19.72%) Web Developer
6 13 (18.31%) Java Developer
7 11 (15.49%) Programmer
8 10 (14.08%) Software Developer
8 10 (14.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 8 (11.27%) .NET Programmer
10 7 (9.86%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (9.86%) C# Programmer
11 5 (7.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (4.23%) Database Developer
13 3 (4.23%) Systems Developer
13 3 (4.23%) Web Programmer
13 3 (4.23%) Applications Developer
13 3 (4.23%) C# Software Developer
13 3 (4.23%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (76.06%) CSS
2 51 (71.83%) HTML
3 39 (54.93%) .NET
4 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
5 31 (43.66%) jQuery
6 18 (25.35%) JSON
7 16 (22.54%) CSS3
8 14 (19.72%) HTML5
8 14 (19.72%) XML
9 13 (18.31%) Swing
9 13 (18.31%) JMS
9 13 (18.31%) Hibernate
9 13 (18.31%) J2EE
9 13 (18.31%) Web Services
10 11 (15.49%) REST
11 10 (14.08%) XHTML
12 9 (12.68%) WCF
12 9 (12.68%) SOAP
13 8 (11.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (9.86%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
1 14 (19.72%) User Experience
2 8 (11.27%) Web 2.0
3 7 (9.86%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (8.45%) Open Source
5 5 (7.04%) Telematics
6 3 (4.23%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.23%) Life Science
7 2 (2.82%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.82%) Derivative
8 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) OO
2 26 (36.62%) MVC
3 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.99%) OOP
5 13 (18.31%) Project Management
5 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
6 10 (14.08%) TDD
7 8 (11.27%) Workflow
8 5 (7.04%) Web Application Development
9 4 (5.63%) Web Design
9 4 (5.63%) Web Development
10 3 (4.23%) Bioinformatics
10 3 (4.23%) Validation
10 3 (4.23%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (1.41%) Analytics
11 1 (1.41%) ETL
11 1 (1.41%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.41%) Content Management
11 1 (1.41%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (88.73%) JavaScript
2 42 (59.15%) C#
3 25 (35.21%) SQL
4 16 (22.54%) Java
5 13 (18.31%) PL/SQL
6 10 (14.08%) T-SQL
7 8 (11.27%) LotusScript
8 7 (9.86%) F#
9 4 (5.63%) PHP
10 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.23%) Python
11 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.13%) Oracle
3 13 (18.31%) JBoss
4 8 (11.27%) IBM
4 8 (11.27%) Lotus
5 4 (5.63%) Bloomberg
6 3 (4.23%) Twitter
7 2 (2.82%) Adobe
8 1 (1.41%) Tableau