The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveX skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 604 637 593
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -44
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 3 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.002% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.020% 0.006% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Average salary £19,000 £45,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.77% -10.89%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.64%
ActiveX
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14923 17453 17367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.15% 40.59% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12701 14596 15172
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ActiveX Jobs Demand Trend in London

ActiveX
Salary Trend in London

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

ActiveX Salary Trend in London

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 5 (71.43%) InterSystems Cache
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (71.43%) Replication
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) OLAP
3 5 (71.43%) COM
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) CRM
3 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (71.43%) DNA
3 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (71.43%) InterSystems Cache
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) OLAP
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) COM
1 5 (71.43%) X-Windows
2 1 (14.29%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) Replication
3 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) DNA
1 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Fault Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) VB
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VBScript
4 2 (28.57%) Delphi
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday