The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 82 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 200 383 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.78% 5.31% 5.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.31% 11.10% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 162 352 406
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3171 3452 3543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.07% 47.82% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2678 3076 3249
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
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
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -36 101 £37,500 +15.38% 23
Cheshire -30 67 £35,000 - 10
Merseyside -17 17 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Lancashire -30 10 £24,000 -26.15% 4
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 365 (78.49%) JavaScript
2 362 (77.85%) HTML
3 337 (72.47%) CSS
4 288 (61.94%) jQuery
5 283 (60.86%) .NET
6 243 (52.26%) C#
7 231 (49.68%) ASP.NET
8 225 (48.39%) SQL Server
9 215 (46.24%) MVC
10 209 (44.95%) SQL
11 201 (43.23%) XML
12 132 (28.39%) HTML5
13 117 (25.16%) OO
14 112 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
15 111 (23.87%) TDD
16 104 (22.37%) Scrum
17 103 (22.15%) E-Commerce
18 98 (21.08%) .NET Framework
19 96 (20.65%) Web Services
20 95 (20.43%) ASP.NET MVC
21 93 (20.00%) Microsoft
22 86 (18.49%) PHP
23 84 (18.06%) MySQL
24 83 (17.85%) SQL Server 2008
25 79 (16.99%) T-SQL
26 77 (16.56%) SOAP
27 71 (15.27%) JSON
28 64 (13.76%) WCF
29 63 (13.55%) XSLT
29 63 (13.55%) VB.NET

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 56 (12.04%) IIS
2 34 (7.31%) Apache
3 17 (3.66%) WordPress
3 17 (3.66%) nginx
4 10 (2.15%) CMS
5 9 (1.94%) uWSGI
6 6 (1.29%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.86%) Node.js
7 4 (0.86%) Drupal
7 4 (0.86%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.86%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.65%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.22%) Documentum
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic Integration
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.43%) MS Office
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (3.01%) Magento
2 4 (0.86%) osCommerce
3 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.58%) Trello
2 6 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.16%) Internet
2 19 (4.09%) Intranet
3 4 (0.86%) HTTP
4 3 (0.65%) NFC
5 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.43%) Firewall
6 1 (0.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 84 (18.06%) MySQL
3 83 (17.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (10.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 34 (7.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (4.09%) DB2
8 17 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (3.44%) Relational Database
9 16 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (1.51%) Big Data
13 6 (1.29%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.86%) NoSQL
14 4 (0.86%) SQLite
15 3 (0.65%) JasperReports
15 3 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
16 2 (0.43%) DTS
Development Applications
1 62 (13.33%) Subversion
2 35 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (6.88%) Visual Studio
4 26 (5.59%) NUnit
5 24 (5.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 14 (3.01%) Git (software)
7 12 (2.58%) Eclipse
8 11 (2.37%) JUnit
9 10 (2.15%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.29%) JIRA
11 5 (1.08%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.08%) RSpec
12 4 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (0.86%) Grunt
12 4 (0.86%) Ant
12 4 (0.86%) Maven
13 3 (0.65%) PowerBuilder
13 3 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.65%) MyEclipse
14 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (8.17%) Retail
2 27 (5.81%) Finance
3 23 (4.95%) Marketing
4 8 (1.72%) Back Office
5 4 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (0.86%) Publishing
5 4 (0.86%) Games
6 3 (0.65%) Automotive
7 2 (0.43%) Legal
7 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Electronics
8 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 410 (88.17%) Developer
2 165 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 86 (18.49%) Web Developer
4 69 (14.84%) Senior Developer
5 61 (13.12%) ASP.NET Developer
6 47 (10.11%) Java Developer
7 42 (9.03%) C# Developer
8 40 (8.60%) PHP Developer
9 37 (7.96%) Front-End Developer
9 37 (7.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 34 (7.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 32 (6.88%) Team Leader
12 28 (6.02%) Development Team Leader
13 22 (4.73%) Software Developer
14 21 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
15 20 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
16 19 (4.09%) .NET Web Developer
17 18 (3.87%) Junior
17 18 (3.87%) Junior Developer
18 17 (3.66%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (77.85%) HTML
2 337 (72.47%) CSS
3 288 (61.94%) jQuery
4 283 (60.86%) .NET
5 231 (49.68%) ASP.NET
6 201 (43.23%) XML
7 132 (28.39%) HTML5
8 98 (21.08%) .NET Framework
9 96 (20.65%) Web Services
10 95 (20.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 77 (16.56%) SOAP
12 71 (15.27%) JSON
13 64 (13.76%) WCF
14 63 (13.55%) XSLT
15 62 (13.33%) CSS3
16 52 (11.18%) LINQ
16 52 (11.18%) XHTML
17 41 (8.82%) J2EE
18 36 (7.74%) REST
19 34 (7.31%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.59%) W3C
2 19 (4.09%) Computer Science
2 19 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.01%) Social Network
5 13 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.80%) Social Media
6 9 (1.94%) NHS
6 9 (1.94%) Open Source
7 8 (1.72%) EPoS
7 8 (1.72%) Web 2.0
8 6 (1.29%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.86%) EMV
9 4 (0.86%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (0.86%) APACS
10 3 (0.65%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.43%) Informatics
11 2 (0.43%) iPhone
11 2 (0.43%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.46%) Linux
2 19 (4.09%) Windows
3 17 (3.66%) UNIX
4 6 (1.29%) Android
5 5 (1.08%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Solaris
7 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (46.24%) MVC
2 117 (25.16%) OO
3 112 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (23.87%) TDD
5 104 (22.37%) Scrum
6 103 (22.15%) E-Commerce
7 57 (12.26%) Web Development
8 54 (11.61%) Unit Testing
9 47 (10.11%) Web Application Development
10 26 (5.59%) Software Engineering
11 25 (5.38%) Pair Programming
12 22 (4.73%) OOP
13 21 (4.52%) OO PHP
14 20 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (3.87%) Multithreading
15 18 (3.87%) Web Design
16 15 (3.23%) Project Management
17 14 (3.01%) Responsive Web Design
17 14 (3.01%) SOA
18 13 (2.80%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 365 (78.49%) JavaScript
2 243 (52.26%) C#
3 209 (44.95%) SQL
4 86 (18.49%) PHP
5 79 (16.99%) T-SQL
6 63 (13.55%) VB.NET
6 63 (13.55%) Java
7 22 (4.73%) XQuery
8 18 (3.87%) Python
9 11 (2.37%) XPath
9 11 (2.37%) Perl
10 10 (2.15%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.94%) Ruby
11 9 (1.94%) C
12 6 (1.29%) PHP5
12 6 (1.29%) VB
13 5 (1.08%) VB6
13 5 (1.08%) VBA
14 3 (0.65%) Scala
15 2 (0.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 55 (11.83%) Degree
2 19 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.37%) MCSE
3 11 (2.37%) MCP
4 4 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.87%) QA
2 13 (2.80%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.08%) Capistrano
1 5 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 93 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.24%) Oracle
3 22 (4.73%) Sybase
4 14 (3.01%) Adobe
5 13 (2.80%) Zend
6 10 (2.15%) Twitter
7 9 (1.94%) Rackspace
8 5 (1.08%) Google
9 4 (0.86%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.65%) Cognos
10 3 (0.65%) JBoss
11 2 (0.43%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.22%) ATG
12 1 (0.22%) VMware
12 1 (0.22%) IBM
12 1 (0.22%) Ericsson
12 1 (0.22%) Sony
12 1 (0.22%) Symantec
12 1 (0.22%) SAP
12 1 (0.22%) Kony
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