The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 75 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 224 278 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.39% 4.02% 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.51% 8.36% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 183 250 312
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Ajax
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2633 3325 3634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.85% 48.05% 49.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2245 2872 3244
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ajax
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Ajax Salary Trend in the North West

Ajax
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ajax across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Ajax Salary Histogram in the North West

Ajax
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Manchester -4 163 £37,500 +5.63% 20
Cheshire -2 33 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Merseyside -12 19 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Lancashire +3 7 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 384 (84.58%) HTML
2 364 (80.18%) JavaScript
3 362 (79.74%) CSS
4 324 (71.37%) jQuery
5 230 (50.66%) .NET
6 218 (48.02%) C#
7 202 (44.49%) SQL
8 201 (44.27%) ASP.NET
9 186 (40.97%) Agile Software Development
10 171 (37.67%) MVC
11 158 (34.80%) SQL Server
12 153 (33.70%) HTML5
13 151 (33.26%) PHP
14 140 (30.84%) Web Services
15 137 (30.18%) OO
16 123 (27.09%) XML
17 117 (25.77%) MySQL
18 105 (23.13%) OOP
19 91 (20.04%) .NET Framework
20 87 (19.16%) Microsoft
21 85 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
22 82 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
22 82 (18.06%) WCF
23 75 (16.52%) Windows
24 73 (16.08%) Unit Testing
25 72 (15.86%) Linux
26 69 (15.20%) Software Engineering
26 69 (15.20%) Java
27 66 (14.54%) T-SQL
28 65 (14.32%) Degree

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 40 (8.81%) IIS
2 34 (7.49%) SharePoint
3 32 (7.05%) CMS
4 31 (6.83%) Apache
5 25 (5.51%) WordPress
6 20 (4.41%) Drupal
7 16 (3.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (3.08%) Tomcat
9 11 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.66%) nginx
11 3 (0.66%) Liferay
11 3 (0.66%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.44%) SAS
13 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.22%) Node.js
13 1 (0.22%) uWSGI
Applications
1 29 (6.39%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.96%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.10%) MS Office
4 4 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 33 (7.27%) Magento
2 11 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.52%) Amazon S3
4 11 (2.42%) Office 365
5 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.66%) Force.com
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.85%) Internet
2 17 (3.74%) HTTP
3 12 (2.64%) Intranet
4 3 (0.66%) ATM
5 2 (0.44%) SSH
6 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (34.80%) SQL Server
2 117 (25.77%) MySQL
3 82 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (5.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (5.73%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 19 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.88%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.66%) DB2
14 2 (0.44%) Redis
14 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.22%) DTS
Development Applications
1 58 (12.78%) Visual Studio
2 48 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (9.47%) Git (software)
4 36 (7.93%) Subversion
5 30 (6.61%) JUnit
6 17 (3.74%) JIRA
7 10 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (1.98%) NUnit
8 9 (1.98%) Selenium
8 9 (1.98%) Ant
8 9 (1.98%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
9 7 (1.54%) Maven
10 4 (0.88%) Gradle
11 3 (0.66%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.66%) Mockito
11 3 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.44%) AccuRev
12 2 (0.44%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.22%) Hudson
General
1 40 (8.81%) Finance
2 34 (7.49%) Marketing
3 14 (3.08%) Retail
4 6 (1.32%) Advertising
5 5 (1.10%) Games
6 4 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.66%) Back Office
7 3 (0.66%) Automotive
7 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.22%) Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 431 (94.93%) Developer
2 98 (21.59%) Web Developer
3 94 (20.70%) PHP Developer
4 87 (19.16%) Senior Developer
5 80 (17.62%) .NET Developer
6 71 (15.64%) C# Developer
7 56 (12.33%) Front-End Developer
8 43 (9.47%) ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (9.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 41 (9.03%) Java Developer
11 39 (8.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (5.51%) Software Developer
13 24 (5.29%) Junior
13 24 (5.29%) Junior Developer
14 22 (4.85%) Senior C# Developer
15 20 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
15 20 (4.41%) Senior Software Developer
16 18 (3.96%) Senior .NET Developer
17 17 (3.74%) .NET Web Developer
17 17 (3.74%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (84.58%) HTML
2 362 (79.74%) CSS
3 324 (71.37%) jQuery
4 230 (50.66%) .NET
5 201 (44.27%) ASP.NET
6 153 (33.70%) HTML5
7 140 (30.84%) Web Services
8 123 (27.09%) XML
9 91 (20.04%) .NET Framework
10 85 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 82 (18.06%) WCF
12 65 (14.32%) CSS3
13 64 (14.10%) XHTML
14 55 (12.11%) SOAP
15 51 (11.23%) LINQ
16 46 (10.13%) JSON
17 43 (9.47%) AngularJS
18 38 (8.37%) REST
19 35 (7.71%) J2EE
20 33 (7.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.37%) Mobile App
1 38 (8.37%) User Experience
2 19 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.19%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.30%) Data Integration
4 13 (2.86%) W3C
5 12 (2.64%) N-Tier
6 9 (1.98%) Open Source
7 6 (1.32%) Telematics
8 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.66%) Web 2.0
9 3 (0.66%) Tandem
9 3 (0.66%) Social Media
10 2 (0.44%) iPad
10 2 (0.44%) iPhone
10 2 (0.44%) VSAM
10 2 (0.44%) LIMS
10 2 (0.44%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 75 (16.52%) Windows
2 72 (15.86%) Linux
3 20 (4.41%) UNIX
4 19 (4.19%) Android
5 12 (2.64%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.44%) Debian
7 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (40.97%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (37.67%) MVC
3 137 (30.18%) OO
4 105 (23.13%) OOP
5 73 (16.08%) Unit Testing
6 69 (15.20%) Software Engineering
7 65 (14.32%) TDD
8 61 (13.44%) Web Development
9 57 (12.56%) Scrum
10 45 (9.91%) E-Commerce
11 33 (7.27%) Mentoring
12 29 (6.39%) UML
13 28 (6.17%) OO PHP
14 22 (4.85%) Responsive Web Design
15 20 (4.41%) CRM
16 16 (3.52%) Load Balancing
17 15 (3.30%) OOA/OOD
18 13 (2.86%) SEO
19 12 (2.64%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (2.64%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 364 (80.18%) JavaScript
2 218 (48.02%) C#
3 202 (44.49%) SQL
4 151 (33.26%) PHP
5 69 (15.20%) Java
6 66 (14.54%) T-SQL
7 49 (10.79%) VB.NET
8 17 (3.74%) Python
9 12 (2.64%) VB
10 8 (1.76%) C
10 8 (1.76%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.54%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.32%) XPath
12 6 (1.32%) Perl
13 5 (1.10%) PHP5
13 5 (1.10%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.88%) Ruby
14 4 (0.88%) C++
15 3 (0.66%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 65 (14.32%) Degree
2 19 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.52%) MCSD
4 11 (2.42%) MCTS
4 11 (2.42%) MCP
4 11 (2.42%) MCAD
5 3 (0.66%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.54%) WCAG
2 2 (0.44%) SLA
2 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.22%) QA
Vendors
1 87 (19.16%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
2 20 (4.41%) Google
3 19 (4.19%) Oracle
4 9 (1.98%) Zend
5 7 (1.54%) Facebook
6 6 (1.32%) Twitter
7 5 (1.10%) Telerik
7 5 (1.10%) Adobe
8 4 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.66%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.66%) SAP
10 2 (0.44%) Symbian
10 2 (0.44%) Perforce
10 2 (0.44%) hybris
11 1 (0.22%) Sencha
11 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.22%) Sybase
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
D4 Digital
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
D4 Digital
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago