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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 48 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 15 45 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.04% 7.29% 5.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.28% 12.93% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 20
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
206 348 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.70% 56.40% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 179 322 265
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +3 14 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Wirral 0 3 £35,000 -
Ajax
North West

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (92.86%) HTML
2 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 25 (89.29%) jQuery
4 21 (75.00%) PHP
4 21 (75.00%) MySQL
4 21 (75.00%) TDD
5 20 (71.43%) Linux
5 20 (71.43%) OO
5 20 (71.43%) Apache
6 18 (64.29%) E-Commerce
6 18 (64.29%) Unit Testing
6 18 (64.29%) OO PHP
7 16 (57.14%) SOAP
8 14 (50.00%) MVC
8 14 (50.00%) Retail
9 11 (39.29%) REST
10 7 (25.00%) OOP
10 7 (25.00%) EPoS
10 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 6 (21.43%) SQL
11 6 (21.43%) .NET
11 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
12 5 (17.86%) Magento
13 4 (14.29%) C#
13 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
13 4 (14.29%) WCF
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (71.43%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Magento
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 14 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) PHP Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Team Leader
5 5 (17.86%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.57%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.57%) CSS Developer
7 1 (3.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (92.86%) HTML
3 25 (89.29%) jQuery
4 16 (57.14%) SOAP
5 11 (39.29%) REST
6 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 4 (14.29%) WCF
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
8 3 (10.71%) CSS3
8 3 (10.71%) JSON
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) XML
8 3 (10.71%) HTML5
9 2 (7.14%) SQLAlchemy
9 2 (7.14%) Flask
9 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET
10 1 (3.57%) Sass
10 1 (3.57%) LESS
10 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) EPoS
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) TDD
2 20 (71.43%) OO
3 18 (64.29%) E-Commerce
3 18 (64.29%) Unit Testing
3 18 (64.29%) OO PHP
4 14 (50.00%) MVC
5 7 (25.00%) OOP
5 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
8 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 21 (75.00%) PHP
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) MCP
1 1 (3.57%) MCAD
1 1 (3.57%) MCSD
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) MCTS
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Rackspace
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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