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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 84 66 47
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 198 263 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.09% 3.75% 5.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.60% 8.06% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 163 233 352
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
2604 3264 3664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.69% 46.48% 49.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2202 2780 3273
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +5 147 £35,000 +7.69% 24
Cheshire -8 32 £32,500 +8.33% 14
Merseyside -18 12 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Lancashire -12 3 £37,500 +19.04% 4
Cumbria -13 2 £19,000 -41.53%
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 357 (87.29%) HTML
2 332 (81.17%) JavaScript
3 330 (80.68%) CSS
4 304 (74.33%) jQuery
5 205 (50.12%) .NET
6 193 (47.19%) C#
7 184 (44.99%) ASP.NET
8 173 (42.30%) SQL
9 166 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
10 155 (37.90%) MVC
11 146 (35.70%) HTML5
12 139 (33.99%) SQL Server
13 137 (33.50%) PHP
14 123 (30.07%) OO
15 121 (29.58%) Web Services
16 110 (26.89%) MySQL
17 102 (24.94%) XML
18 100 (24.45%) OOP
19 81 (19.80%) .NET Framework
20 78 (19.07%) WCF
21 74 (18.09%) Microsoft
21 74 (18.09%) ASP.NET MVC
22 67 (16.38%) CSS3
23 66 (16.14%) SQL Server 2008
23 66 (16.14%) Windows
24 65 (15.89%) XHTML
25 64 (15.65%) Software Engineering
26 63 (15.40%) Unit Testing
27 62 (15.16%) T-SQL
28 59 (14.43%) Linux

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 39 (9.54%) CMS
2 38 (9.29%) IIS
3 34 (8.31%) SharePoint
4 24 (5.87%) Apache
5 21 (5.13%) Drupal
6 17 (4.16%) WordPress
7 16 (3.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (2.93%) Tomcat
9 11 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (2.20%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.73%) nginx
12 3 (0.73%) Liferay
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.24%) uWSGI
Applications
1 22 (5.38%) Photoshop
2 19 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.98%) MS Office
3 4 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (6.36%) Magento
2 11 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 38 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.69%) Office 365
4 7 (1.71%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.73%) Force.com
5 3 (0.73%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.87%) Internet
2 13 (3.18%) HTTP
3 11 (2.69%) Intranet
4 3 (0.73%) ATM
5 2 (0.49%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.49%) SSH
6 1 (0.24%) SSL
6 1 (0.24%) FTP
6 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (33.99%) SQL Server
2 110 (26.89%) MySQL
3 66 (16.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (4.16%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.73%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.49%) Redis
12 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 55 (13.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (11.74%) Visual Studio
3 40 (9.78%) Git (software)
4 30 (7.33%) Subversion
5 24 (5.87%) JUnit
6 14 (3.42%) JIRA
7 10 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 10 (2.44%) NUnit
8 7 (1.71%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
9 6 (1.47%) Ant
10 5 (1.22%) PHPUnit
11 4 (0.98%) Selenium
11 4 (0.98%) Maven
12 3 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.73%) Mockito
13 2 (0.49%) Gradle
13 2 (0.49%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.49%) AccuRev
14 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 34 (8.31%) Finance
2 33 (8.07%) Marketing
3 10 (2.44%) Retail
4 6 (1.47%) Advertising
5 4 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.73%) Automotive
6 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.73%) Back Office
6 3 (0.73%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.49%) Games
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 386 (94.38%) Developer
2 90 (22.00%) PHP Developer
3 81 (19.80%) Web Developer
4 72 (17.60%) C# Developer
5 71 (17.36%) .NET Developer
6 63 (15.40%) Front-End Developer
7 59 (14.43%) Senior Developer
8 45 (11.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 43 (10.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 41 (10.02%) ASP.NET Developer
11 30 (7.33%) Java Developer
12 22 (5.38%) Software Developer
13 20 (4.89%) Junior Developer
13 20 (4.89%) Senior C# Developer
13 20 (4.89%) Junior
14 14 (3.42%) Senior Software Developer
14 14 (3.42%) Senior .NET Developer
15 13 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
15 13 (3.18%) .NET Web Developer
15 13 (3.18%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (87.29%) HTML
2 330 (80.68%) CSS
3 304 (74.33%) jQuery
4 205 (50.12%) .NET
5 184 (44.99%) ASP.NET
6 146 (35.70%) HTML5
7 121 (29.58%) Web Services
8 102 (24.94%) XML
9 81 (19.80%) .NET Framework
10 78 (19.07%) WCF
11 74 (18.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 67 (16.38%) CSS3
13 65 (15.89%) XHTML
14 53 (12.96%) AngularJS
15 51 (12.47%) JSON
16 49 (11.98%) LINQ
17 39 (9.54%) SOAP
18 38 (9.29%) Sass
19 33 (8.07%) Entity Framework
20 32 (7.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.29%) Mobile App
2 36 (8.80%) User Experience
3 16 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.91%) W3C
4 15 (3.67%) Data Integration
5 13 (3.18%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.93%) N-Tier
7 8 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.47%) Social Media
9 4 (0.98%) Open Source
10 3 (0.73%) Replication
10 3 (0.73%) Tandem
10 3 (0.73%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.73%) Telematics
11 2 (0.49%) iPad
11 2 (0.49%) iPhone
11 2 (0.49%) LIMS
11 2 (0.49%) EPoS
11 2 (0.49%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 66 (16.14%) Windows
2 59 (14.43%) Linux
3 15 (3.67%) Android
4 8 (1.96%) UNIX
5 7 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.49%) Debian
7 2 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (37.90%) MVC
3 123 (30.07%) OO
4 100 (24.45%) OOP
5 64 (15.65%) Software Engineering
6 63 (15.40%) Unit Testing
7 53 (12.96%) Web Development
8 51 (12.47%) TDD
9 50 (12.22%) Scrum
10 30 (7.33%) Mentoring
10 30 (7.33%) E-Commerce
11 26 (6.36%) Responsive Web Design
12 23 (5.62%) OO PHP
13 22 (5.38%) UML
14 21 (5.13%) CRM
15 15 (3.67%) OOA/OOD
15 15 (3.67%) Mobile Development
16 13 (3.18%) Software Architecture
16 13 (3.18%) Change Control
17 12 (2.93%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 332 (81.17%) JavaScript
2 193 (47.19%) C#
3 173 (42.30%) SQL
4 137 (33.50%) PHP
5 62 (15.16%) T-SQL
6 56 (13.69%) Java
7 42 (10.27%) VB.NET
8 14 (3.42%) Python
9 11 (2.69%) VB
10 8 (1.96%) C
11 7 (1.71%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.22%) XPath
13 5 (1.22%) C++
14 3 (0.73%) Perl
14 3 (0.73%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.73%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.49%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 50 (12.22%) Degree
2 17 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.67%) MCSD
4 11 (2.69%) MCTS
4 11 (2.69%) MCP
4 11 (2.69%) MCAD
5 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.22%) WCAG
2 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 74 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (4.65%) Google
4 17 (4.16%) Oracle
5 9 (2.20%) Zend
5 9 (2.20%) Facebook
6 7 (1.71%) Adobe
6 7 (1.71%) Twitter
7 5 (1.22%) Telerik
7 5 (1.22%) Apigee
7 5 (1.22%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.73%) SAP
8 3 (0.73%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.49%) hybris
9 2 (0.49%) Symbian
10 1 (0.24%) Avaya
10 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.24%) PayPal
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