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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 80 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 241 378 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.25% 5.51% 5.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.56% 11.47% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 204 347 341
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
3188 3295 3498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.03% 48.06% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 2960 3137
Average salary £37,804 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.01% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Manchester -20 136 £37,500 +19.04% 30
Cheshire -18 74 £32,500 -13.33% 17
Lancashire -18 15 £25,000 -23.07% 5
Merseyside -15 14 £35,000 - 4
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 372 (79.83%) JavaScript
2 353 (75.75%) HTML
3 338 (72.53%) CSS
4 311 (66.74%) jQuery
5 271 (58.15%) .NET
6 226 (48.50%) C#
7 217 (46.57%) SQL Server
8 215 (46.14%) MVC
9 208 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
10 204 (43.78%) SQL
11 203 (43.56%) ASP.NET
12 162 (34.76%) XML
13 120 (25.75%) OO
14 115 (24.68%) .NET Framework
15 114 (24.46%) TDD
16 111 (23.82%) HTML5
17 110 (23.61%) Web Services
18 103 (22.10%) E-Commerce
19 101 (21.67%) MySQL
20 97 (20.82%) PHP
20 97 (20.82%) Scrum
21 92 (19.74%) Microsoft
22 79 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
23 71 (15.24%) SOAP
24 70 (15.02%) JSON
25 69 (14.81%) WCF
25 69 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
26 65 (13.95%) Web Development
27 62 (13.30%) Subversion
28 60 (12.88%) VB.NET

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 43 (9.23%) Apache
2 40 (8.58%) IIS
3 23 (4.94%) WordPress
4 21 (4.51%) CMS
5 16 (3.43%) nginx
6 11 (2.36%) Node.js
7 10 (2.15%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.93%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.93%) Drupal
8 9 (1.93%) uWSGI
9 4 (0.86%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.43%) Liferay
10 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.21%) Jetty
Applications
1 11 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.15%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.64%) MS Office
4 2 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 23 (4.94%) Magento
2 4 (0.86%) osCommerce
3 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.36%) Trello
3 2 (0.43%) GitHub
4 1 (0.21%) IaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.51%) Internet
2 15 (3.22%) Intranet
3 4 (0.86%) HTTP
4 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.43%) DNS
4 2 (0.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (46.57%) SQL Server
2 101 (21.67%) MySQL
3 69 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (10.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 44 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (8.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 29 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (3.22%) DB2
10 9 (1.93%) Big Data
11 8 (1.72%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.29%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.86%) JasperReports
14 3 (0.64%) DTS
14 3 (0.64%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (13.30%) Subversion
2 43 (9.23%) Visual Studio
3 36 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (4.72%) Git (software)
4 22 (4.72%) NUnit
5 20 (4.29%) Rhino Mocks
6 15 (3.22%) JUnit
7 10 (2.15%) Eclipse
7 10 (2.15%) Mercurial
8 9 (1.93%) JIRA
9 7 (1.50%) Ant
10 6 (1.29%) Grunt
11 5 (1.07%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (1.07%) Maven
12 4 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.86%) RSpec
12 4 (0.86%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.64%) Selenium
14 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (7.73%) Retail
2 30 (6.44%) Finance
3 29 (6.22%) Marketing
4 10 (2.15%) Back Office
5 5 (1.07%) Games
6 3 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.64%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.64%) Automotive
6 3 (0.64%) Legal
7 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.21%) Publishing
7 1 (0.21%) Electronics
7 1 (0.21%) Banking
Job Titles
1 415 (89.06%) Developer
2 145 (31.12%) .NET Developer
3 87 (18.67%) Web Developer
4 62 (13.30%) Senior Developer
5 53 (11.37%) PHP Developer
5 53 (11.37%) ASP.NET Developer
6 47 (10.09%) Java Developer
7 38 (8.15%) Junior
8 37 (7.94%) Junior Developer
9 32 (6.87%) Team Leader
10 31 (6.65%) Front-End Developer
11 26 (5.58%) C# .NET Developer
11 26 (5.58%) C# Developer
12 25 (5.36%) Software Developer
12 25 (5.36%) Development Team Leader
12 25 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (4.94%) .NET Web Developer
14 20 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
15 18 (3.86%) Graduate Developer
15 18 (3.86%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (75.75%) HTML
2 338 (72.53%) CSS
3 311 (66.74%) jQuery
4 271 (58.15%) .NET
5 203 (43.56%) ASP.NET
6 162 (34.76%) XML
7 115 (24.68%) .NET Framework
8 111 (23.82%) HTML5
9 110 (23.61%) Web Services
10 79 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (15.24%) SOAP
12 70 (15.02%) JSON
13 69 (14.81%) WCF
14 58 (12.45%) LINQ
14 58 (12.45%) CSS3
15 56 (12.02%) XHTML
16 52 (11.16%) XSLT
17 45 (9.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 37 (7.94%) J2EE
19 30 (6.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.58%) User Experience
2 24 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.29%) W3C
4 19 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (3.43%) Social Network
5 16 (3.43%) Graphic Design
6 15 (3.22%) Social Media
7 13 (2.79%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.58%) Open Source
9 10 (2.15%) EPoS
10 9 (1.93%) NHS
11 8 (1.72%) Web 2.0
11 8 (1.72%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.29%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.64%) EMV
14 3 (0.64%) APACS
14 3 (0.64%) iPhone
15 1 (0.21%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 49 (10.52%) Linux
2 30 (6.44%) Windows
3 12 (2.58%) UNIX
4 5 (1.07%) Android
5 4 (0.86%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.86%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (46.14%) MVC
2 208 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (25.75%) OO
4 114 (24.46%) TDD
5 103 (22.10%) E-Commerce
6 97 (20.82%) Scrum
7 65 (13.95%) Web Development
8 48 (10.30%) Unit Testing
9 35 (7.51%) Web Application Development
10 29 (6.22%) OOP
10 29 (6.22%) OO PHP
11 21 (4.51%) Pair Programming
11 21 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (3.65%) Web Design
12 17 (3.65%) Software Engineering
13 16 (3.43%) Multithreading
13 16 (3.43%) Web Accessibility
14 14 (3.00%) Waterfall
14 14 (3.00%) SOA
15 13 (2.79%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 372 (79.83%) JavaScript
2 226 (48.50%) C#
3 204 (43.78%) SQL
4 97 (20.82%) PHP
5 60 (12.88%) VB.NET
6 58 (12.45%) Java
7 51 (10.94%) T-SQL
8 22 (4.72%) XQuery
9 15 (3.22%) Python
10 14 (3.00%) PHP5
11 11 (2.36%) XPath
12 10 (2.15%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.72%) Perl
13 8 (1.72%) Ruby
14 5 (1.07%) VB6
14 5 (1.07%) C
14 5 (1.07%) VB
14 5 (1.07%) VBA
15 2 (0.43%) C++
16 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (6.65%) Degree
2 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.86%) MCSE
3 4 (0.86%) MCP
4 3 (0.64%) MCSD
5 2 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.58%) QA
2 6 (1.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (0.86%) Capistrano
1 4 (0.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 92 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.79%) Oracle
3 19 (4.08%) Zend
4 15 (3.22%) Sybase
5 9 (1.93%) Rackspace
6 6 (1.29%) Adobe
6 6 (1.29%) Twitter
7 4 (0.86%) Google
7 4 (0.86%) Cognos
7 4 (0.86%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.43%) JBoss
8 2 (0.43%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.43%) Capita
8 2 (0.43%) Endeca
9 1 (0.21%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.21%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.21%) ATG
9 1 (0.21%) SAP
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