The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 40 26 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 21 51 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.22% 8.32% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.14% 13.01% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 11
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Ajax
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 392 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.57% 63.95% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 182 345 248
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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 -5 17 £52,500 +31.25%
Ajax
North West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 34 (94.44%) CSS
3 33 (91.67%) HTML
4 31 (86.11%) OO
5 24 (66.67%) jQuery
6 22 (61.11%) PHP
6 22 (61.11%) TDD
7 20 (55.56%) MySQL
7 20 (55.56%) OO PHP
8 19 (52.78%) Apache
8 19 (52.78%) Linux
9 18 (50.00%) SOAP
9 18 (50.00%) Unit Testing
10 17 (47.22%) E-Commerce
11 15 (41.67%) REST
12 14 (38.89%) SQL
13 13 (36.11%) .NET
14 12 (33.33%) C#
14 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
14 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
14 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
14 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
14 12 (33.33%) WCF
15 11 (30.56%) MCTS
15 11 (30.56%) Dynamics CRM
15 11 (30.56%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (30.56%) OOA/OOD
15 11 (30.56%) MCP

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 19 (52.78%) Apache
2 11 (30.56%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (30.56%) SharePoint
2 11 (30.56%) IIS
2 11 (30.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (30.56%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (30.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (30.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) MySQL
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 10 (27.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) PHP Developer
3 11 (30.56%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Web Developer
5 6 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) CSS Developer
6 1 (2.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) HTML Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Programmer
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.78%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (2.78%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) CSS
2 33 (91.67%) HTML
3 24 (66.67%) jQuery
4 18 (50.00%) SOAP
5 15 (41.67%) REST
6 13 (36.11%) .NET
7 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 12 (33.33%) WCF
8 3 (8.33%) HTML5
8 3 (8.33%) CSS3
8 3 (8.33%) JSON
9 2 (5.56%) SQLAlchemy
9 2 (5.56%) Flask
9 2 (5.56%) Jinja
10 1 (2.78%) Google Maps API
10 1 (2.78%) Sass
10 1 (2.78%) LESS
10 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.78%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) EPoS
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) OO
2 22 (61.11%) TDD
3 20 (55.56%) OO PHP
4 18 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 17 (47.22%) E-Commerce
6 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (30.56%) OOA/OOD
6 11 (30.56%) CRM
7 9 (25.00%) MVC
8 8 (22.22%) OOP
9 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.56%) SOA
11 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.78%) UX Design
11 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 22 (61.11%) PHP
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 12 (33.33%) C#
4 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) MCTS
1 11 (30.56%) MCP
1 11 (30.56%) MCAD
1 11 (30.56%) MCSD
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) VCP4
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter
3 1 (2.78%) Google
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