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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 48 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 19 32 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.93% 5.34% 7.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.53% 11.47% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 48
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 £29,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £41,500
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
291 279 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.91% 46.58% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 248 249 323
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +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 23 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 23 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 -8 16 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Wirral -7 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Ajax
North West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 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 55 (84.62%) HTML
1 55 (84.62%) CSS
2 53 (81.54%) jQuery
3 51 (78.46%) JavaScript
4 40 (61.54%) MVC
5 39 (60.00%) TDD
6 37 (56.92%) OO
7 27 (41.54%) .NET
7 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
7 27 (41.54%) C#
8 26 (40.00%) PHP
9 24 (36.92%) Unit Testing
10 22 (33.85%) MySQL
10 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET
10 22 (33.85%) E-Commerce
10 22 (33.85%) HTML5
11 20 (30.77%) Retail
12 19 (29.23%) Apache
12 19 (29.23%) XML
13 18 (27.69%) Web Services
13 18 (27.69%) Subversion
14 17 (26.15%) Linux
15 16 (24.62%) WCF
15 16 (24.62%) OO PHP
16 14 (21.54%) SQL
16 14 (21.54%) T-SQL
17 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 11 (16.92%) CSS3
18 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
18 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 19 (29.23%) Apache
2 5 (7.69%) nginx
3 4 (6.15%) WordPress
4 2 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.08%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.08%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.08%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (3.08%) CMS
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.08%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.54%) Jetty
5 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Magento
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 22 (33.85%) MySQL
3 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Subversion
2 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (15.38%) NUnit
4 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.69%) RSpec
5 3 (4.62%) Maven
5 3 (4.62%) JUnit
6 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.08%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.54%) Log4j
7 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.54%) JIRA
7 1 (1.54%) Ant
General
1 20 (30.77%) Retail
2 4 (6.15%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Games
4 2 (3.08%) Finance
4 2 (3.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (87.69%) Developer
2 16 (24.62%) PHP Developer
3 13 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Web Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Team Leader
7 7 (10.77%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Development Team Leader
9 5 (7.69%) Lead Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Ruby Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Magento Developer
11 3 (4.62%) UI Programmer
11 3 (4.62%) UI Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
12 2 (3.08%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (84.62%) HTML
1 55 (84.62%) CSS
2 53 (81.54%) jQuery
3 27 (41.54%) .NET
4 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET
4 22 (33.85%) HTML5
5 19 (29.23%) XML
6 18 (27.69%) Web Services
7 16 (24.62%) WCF
8 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (16.92%) CSS3
10 10 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
10 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (15.38%) MonoRail
10 10 (15.38%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (15.38%) NHibernate
10 10 (15.38%) XSLT
11 9 (13.85%) SOAP
11 9 (13.85%) JSON
12 8 (12.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) EPoS
2 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.23%) N-Tier
3 5 (7.69%) Open Source
4 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.08%) DataPower
5 2 (3.08%) NHS
5 2 (3.08%) Clustering
5 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.15%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.62%) UNIX
4 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (61.54%) MVC
2 39 (60.00%) TDD
3 37 (56.92%) OO
4 24 (36.92%) Unit Testing
5 22 (33.85%) E-Commerce
6 16 (24.62%) OO PHP
7 10 (15.38%) Web Application Development
7 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.77%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (10.77%) Automated Testing
9 6 (9.23%) Web Development
9 6 (9.23%) Scrum
10 5 (7.69%) OOP
10 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (6.15%) SOA
11 4 (6.15%) Online Marketing
12 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
13 2 (3.08%) AOP
13 2 (3.08%) BPEL
13 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 51 (78.46%) JavaScript
2 27 (41.54%) C#
3 26 (40.00%) PHP
4 14 (21.54%) SQL
4 14 (21.54%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.77%) Ruby
6 3 (4.62%) Java
7 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.08%) PHP5
7 2 (3.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Capistrano
1 5 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Zend
3 3 (4.62%) Twitter
3 3 (4.62%) Google
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) JBoss
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) Kony
4 2 (3.08%) Sitecore
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