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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 78 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 237 378 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.21% 5.66% 5.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.51% 11.70% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 205 342 352
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
3155 3232 3535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.73% 48.35% 48.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2714 2883 3166
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
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 30 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 30 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 -24 138 £37,500 +19.04% 23
Cheshire -17 69 £32,500 -13.33% 16
Lancashire -20 15 £28,000 -13.84% 5
Merseyside -14 14 £35,000 - 5
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 362 (79.21%) JavaScript
2 347 (75.93%) HTML
3 334 (73.09%) CSS
4 305 (66.74%) jQuery
5 260 (56.89%) .NET
6 215 (47.05%) C#
7 208 (45.51%) SQL Server
8 203 (44.42%) MVC
9 201 (43.98%) SQL
10 196 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
11 189 (41.36%) ASP.NET
12 149 (32.60%) XML
13 119 (26.04%) OO
14 111 (24.29%) TDD
15 110 (24.07%) Web Services
15 110 (24.07%) HTML5
16 108 (23.63%) .NET Framework
17 105 (22.98%) MySQL
18 100 (21.88%) PHP
18 100 (21.88%) E-Commerce
19 88 (19.26%) Microsoft
19 88 (19.26%) Scrum
20 73 (15.97%) SOAP
21 71 (15.54%) ASP.NET MVC
22 67 (14.66%) Web Development
22 67 (14.66%) JSON
23 66 (14.44%) WCF
24 62 (13.57%) Subversion
25 60 (13.13%) Java
25 60 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 46 (10.07%) Apache
2 39 (8.53%) IIS
3 24 (5.25%) WordPress
4 22 (4.81%) CMS
5 15 (3.28%) nginx
6 11 (2.41%) Node.js
7 9 (1.97%) uWSGI
7 9 (1.97%) Drupal
7 9 (1.97%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.75%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.88%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.44%) Liferay
10 2 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.22%) Jetty
Applications
1 12 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.41%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.88%) MS Office
4 3 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 24 (5.25%) Magento
2 4 (0.88%) osCommerce
3 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.75%) Trello
3 2 (0.44%) GitHub
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.60%) Internet
2 14 (3.06%) Intranet
3 5 (1.09%) HTTP
4 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.44%) DNS
4 2 (0.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (45.51%) SQL Server
2 105 (22.98%) MySQL
3 60 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (9.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 37 (8.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 30 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (3.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (3.06%) DB2
10 8 (1.75%) Big Data
11 7 (1.53%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.31%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.88%) DTS
14 4 (0.88%) JasperReports
15 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.66%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (13.57%) Subversion
2 46 (10.07%) Visual Studio
3 31 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (5.03%) Git (software)
5 20 (4.38%) NUnit
6 18 (3.94%) Rhino Mocks
7 16 (3.50%) JUnit
8 10 (2.19%) Eclipse
8 10 (2.19%) Mercurial
9 9 (1.97%) JIRA
10 6 (1.31%) Ant
10 6 (1.31%) Grunt
11 5 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (1.09%) Maven
12 4 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.88%) Selenium
13 3 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.66%) RSpec
13 3 (0.66%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.66%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 36 (7.88%) Retail
2 31 (6.78%) Finance
3 30 (6.56%) Marketing
4 10 (2.19%) Back Office
5 5 (1.09%) Games
6 4 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.66%) Legal
8 2 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 404 (88.40%) Developer
2 130 (28.45%) .NET Developer
3 89 (19.47%) Web Developer
4 62 (13.57%) Senior Developer
5 56 (12.25%) PHP Developer
6 50 (10.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 46 (10.07%) Java Developer
8 39 (8.53%) Junior
9 38 (8.32%) Junior Developer
10 32 (7.00%) Team Leader
11 31 (6.78%) Front-End Developer
12 29 (6.35%) Software Developer
13 26 (5.69%) C# Developer
13 26 (5.69%) C# .NET Developer
14 25 (5.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 25 (5.47%) Development Team Leader
15 22 (4.81%) .NET Web Developer
16 20 (4.38%) Senior .NET Developer
17 17 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
18 15 (3.28%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (75.93%) HTML
2 334 (73.09%) CSS
3 305 (66.74%) jQuery
4 260 (56.89%) .NET
5 189 (41.36%) ASP.NET
6 149 (32.60%) XML
7 110 (24.07%) Web Services
7 110 (24.07%) HTML5
8 108 (23.63%) .NET Framework
9 73 (15.97%) SOAP
10 71 (15.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 67 (14.66%) JSON
12 66 (14.44%) WCF
13 58 (12.69%) LINQ
13 58 (12.69%) CSS3
14 54 (11.82%) XHTML
15 49 (10.72%) XSLT
16 42 (9.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 37 (8.10%) J2EE
18 32 (7.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.75%) User Experience
2 23 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.60%) Mobile App
4 19 (4.16%) W3C
5 16 (3.50%) Graphic Design
6 15 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (3.28%) Social Network
6 15 (3.28%) Social Media
7 14 (3.06%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.63%) Open Source
9 10 (2.19%) EPoS
10 9 (1.97%) NHS
11 8 (1.75%) Web 2.0
12 7 (1.53%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.31%) Artificial Intelligence
13 6 (1.31%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.88%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.66%) EMV
15 3 (0.66%) APACS
15 3 (0.66%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 51 (11.16%) Linux
2 33 (7.22%) Windows
3 13 (2.84%) UNIX
4 7 (1.53%) Android
5 6 (1.31%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.66%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (44.42%) MVC
2 196 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (26.04%) OO
4 111 (24.29%) TDD
5 100 (21.88%) E-Commerce
6 88 (19.26%) Scrum
7 67 (14.66%) Web Development
8 48 (10.50%) Unit Testing
9 32 (7.00%) OOP
10 30 (6.56%) Web Application Development
10 30 (6.56%) OO PHP
11 22 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (4.60%) Pair Programming
13 20 (4.38%) Software Engineering
14 16 (3.50%) Multithreading
14 16 (3.50%) Web Accessibility
15 15 (3.28%) Web Design
16 14 (3.06%) SOA
16 14 (3.06%) Waterfall
16 14 (3.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 362 (79.21%) JavaScript
2 215 (47.05%) C#
3 201 (43.98%) SQL
4 100 (21.88%) PHP
5 60 (13.13%) Java
6 57 (12.47%) VB.NET
7 47 (10.28%) T-SQL
8 22 (4.81%) XQuery
9 16 (3.50%) PHP5
10 15 (3.28%) Python
11 11 (2.41%) XPath
12 9 (1.97%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.97%) Perl
13 7 (1.53%) Ruby
14 5 (1.09%) VB6
14 5 (1.09%) VB
14 5 (1.09%) VBA
15 4 (0.88%) C
16 3 (0.66%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (7.00%) Degree
2 6 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.66%) MCP
3 3 (0.66%) MCSD
3 3 (0.66%) MCSE
4 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.63%) QA
2 5 (1.09%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (0.66%) Capistrano
1 3 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 88 (19.26%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.47%) Oracle
3 20 (4.38%) Zend
4 14 (3.06%) Sybase
5 9 (1.97%) Rackspace
6 4 (0.88%) Business Objects
6 4 (0.88%) Adobe
6 4 (0.88%) Cognos
6 4 (0.88%) Google
6 4 (0.88%) Twitter
7 2 (0.44%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.44%) Capita
7 2 (0.44%) Endeca
7 2 (0.44%) JBoss
8 1 (0.22%) ATG
8 1 (0.22%) SAP
8 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.22%) DevExpress
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