The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 51 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 17 36 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.67% 5.75% 8.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.14% 12.37% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 53
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
277 291 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.49% 46.49% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 233 260 318
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ajax
North West

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Ajax
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Ajax Salary Trend in Merseyside

Ajax
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ajax across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Ajax Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Ajax
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Liverpool -9 15 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Wirral -8 2 - -
Ajax
North West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 49 (83.05%) HTML
1 49 (83.05%) CSS
2 47 (79.66%) jQuery
3 46 (77.97%) JavaScript
4 35 (59.32%) TDD
5 34 (57.63%) MVC
6 33 (55.93%) OO
7 25 (42.37%) C#
7 25 (42.37%) .NET
7 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
8 23 (38.98%) PHP
9 22 (37.29%) Unit Testing
9 22 (37.29%) HTML5
10 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET
10 20 (33.90%) E-Commerce
11 19 (32.20%) MySQL
12 18 (30.51%) Retail
12 18 (30.51%) Subversion
13 16 (27.12%) WCF
13 16 (27.12%) XML
13 16 (27.12%) Apache
14 15 (25.42%) Web Services
14 15 (25.42%) Linux
15 14 (23.73%) OO PHP
16 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
17 11 (18.64%) SQL
17 11 (18.64%) CSS3
17 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
18 10 (16.95%) Rhino Mocks
18 10 (16.95%) Razor View Engine

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 16 (27.12%) Apache
2 5 (8.47%) nginx
3 4 (6.78%) WordPress
4 2 (3.39%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.69%) Jetty
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Magento
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 19 (32.20%) MySQL
3 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Subversion
2 10 (16.95%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.95%) NUnit
3 5 (8.47%) Cucumber
3 5 (8.47%) RSpec
4 2 (3.39%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.39%) JUnit
4 2 (3.39%) Maven
5 1 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) Log4j
5 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.69%) Ant
5 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (30.51%) Retail
2 4 (6.78%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (88.14%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) PHP Developer
3 13 (22.03%) .NET Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Web Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Team Leader
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Magento Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (5.08%) UI Developer
7 3 (5.08%) UI Programmer
8 2 (3.39%) PHP Magento Developer
8 2 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (83.05%) HTML
1 49 (83.05%) CSS
2 47 (79.66%) jQuery
3 25 (42.37%) .NET
4 22 (37.29%) HTML5
5 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET
6 16 (27.12%) WCF
6 16 (27.12%) XML
7 15 (25.42%) Web Services
8 11 (18.64%) CSS3
8 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (16.95%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (16.95%) Castle Windsor
9 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (16.95%) MonoRail
9 10 (16.95%) NHibernate
10 8 (13.56%) XSLT
10 8 (13.56%) JSON
11 7 (11.86%) SOAP
12 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) EPoS
2 6 (10.17%) N-Tier
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) Open Source
4 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.39%) NHS
6 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) DataPower
6 1 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.39%) UNIX
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) TDD
2 34 (57.63%) MVC
3 33 (55.93%) OO
4 22 (37.29%) Unit Testing
5 20 (33.90%) E-Commerce
6 14 (23.73%) OO PHP
7 10 (16.95%) Web Application Development
8 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
10 6 (10.17%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (10.17%) Scrum
10 6 (10.17%) Web Development
11 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (6.78%) Online Marketing
12 4 (6.78%) OOP
13 3 (5.08%) SOA
14 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
15 1 (1.69%) Continuous Integration
15 1 (1.69%) BPEL
15 1 (1.69%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 46 (77.97%) JavaScript
2 25 (42.37%) C#
3 23 (38.98%) PHP
4 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.64%) SQL
6 7 (11.86%) Ruby
7 2 (3.39%) Python
7 2 (3.39%) Java
7 2 (3.39%) PHP5
8 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Capistrano
1 5 (8.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Zend
3 3 (5.08%) Google
3 3 (5.08%) Twitter
4 2 (3.39%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Kony
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