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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 46 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 21 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.31% 4.63% 7.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.45% 9.56% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 44
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,100 £45,000
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
282 272 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.41% 48.40% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 244 241 321
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -1 18 £36,250 +11.53% 1
Wirral - 3 £45,000 -
Ajax
North West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 61 (85.92%) HTML
1 61 (85.92%) CSS
2 59 (83.10%) jQuery
3 54 (76.06%) JavaScript
4 45 (63.38%) MVC
5 42 (59.15%) TDD
6 40 (56.34%) OO
7 29 (40.85%) .NET
7 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
7 29 (40.85%) C#
8 28 (39.44%) PHP
9 26 (36.62%) Unit Testing
10 25 (35.21%) MySQL
11 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET
12 23 (32.39%) XML
12 23 (32.39%) HTML5
13 22 (30.99%) Apache
13 22 (30.99%) E-Commerce
14 21 (29.58%) Web Services
15 20 (28.17%) Retail
16 18 (25.35%) Subversion
17 17 (23.94%) WCF
17 17 (23.94%) Linux
17 17 (23.94%) SQL
18 16 (22.54%) T-SQL
18 16 (22.54%) OO PHP
19 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
20 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (16.90%) XSLT
20 12 (16.90%) Microsoft

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 22 (30.99%) Apache
2 5 (7.04%) nginx
3 4 (5.63%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (5.63%) WebLogic Integration
3 4 (5.63%) WordPress
3 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Process Server
3 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.63%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.82%) CMS
4 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.41%) Jetty
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Magento
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Internet
2 4 (5.63%) Intranet
3 2 (2.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
2 25 (35.21%) MySQL
3 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Subversion
2 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (14.08%) NUnit
4 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.04%) RSpec
5 4 (5.63%) Maven
5 4 (5.63%) JUnit
6 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.82%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.41%) Log4j
8 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.41%) JIRA
8 1 (1.41%) Ant
General
1 20 (28.17%) Retail
2 4 (5.63%) Multimedia
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (90.14%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) PHP Developer
3 14 (19.72%) .NET Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Web Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Team Leader
6 7 (9.86%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Development Team Leader
8 5 (7.04%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Magento Developer
10 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 3 (4.23%) UI Programmer
10 3 (4.23%) UI Developer
10 3 (4.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (85.92%) HTML
1 61 (85.92%) CSS
2 59 (83.10%) jQuery
3 29 (40.85%) .NET
4 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET
5 23 (32.39%) XML
5 23 (32.39%) HTML5
6 21 (29.58%) Web Services
7 17 (23.94%) WCF
8 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (16.90%) XSLT
10 11 (15.49%) SOAP
10 11 (15.49%) CSS3
11 10 (14.08%) Razor View Engine
11 10 (14.08%) Castle Windsor
11 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (14.08%) MonoRail
11 10 (14.08%) NHibernate
11 10 (14.08%) JSON
12 9 (12.68%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) N-Tier
1 7 (9.86%) EPoS
1 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Open Source
3 4 (5.63%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.63%) DataPower
4 3 (4.23%) Clustering
5 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.63%) UNIX
4 1 (1.41%) Solaris
4 1 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (63.38%) MVC
2 42 (59.15%) TDD
3 40 (56.34%) OO
4 26 (36.62%) Unit Testing
5 22 (30.99%) E-Commerce
6 16 (22.54%) OO PHP
7 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (14.08%) Web Application Development
9 9 (12.68%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (11.27%) Automated Testing
11 7 (9.86%) OOP
11 7 (9.86%) Web Development
12 6 (8.45%) Scrum
13 5 (7.04%) SOA
13 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
13 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (5.63%) AOP
14 4 (5.63%) Domain-Driven Design
14 4 (5.63%) Online Marketing
14 4 (5.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 54 (76.06%) JavaScript
2 29 (40.85%) C#
3 28 (39.44%) PHP
4 17 (23.94%) SQL
5 16 (22.54%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.86%) Ruby
7 5 (7.04%) Java
8 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.23%) PHP5
10 2 (2.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Capistrano
1 5 (7.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Zend
3 4 (5.63%) Kony
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) JBoss
3 4 (5.63%) IBM
4 3 (4.23%) Google
4 3 (4.23%) Twitter
5 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
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