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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 74 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 235 355 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.16% 5.18% 5.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.16% 10.85% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 194 328 378
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £40,000 £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
3283 3273 3493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.13% 47.78% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2777 2934 3169
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -26 126 £37,500 +19.04% 28
Cheshire -12 71 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Merseyside -11 18 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Lancashire -25 17 £25,750 -20.76% 4
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 368 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 349 (75.22%) HTML
3 330 (71.12%) CSS
4 299 (64.44%) jQuery
5 288 (62.07%) .NET
6 243 (52.37%) C#
7 227 (48.92%) MVC
8 226 (48.71%) SQL Server
9 222 (47.84%) ASP.NET
10 201 (43.32%) SQL
11 183 (39.44%) XML
12 123 (26.51%) .NET Framework
13 122 (26.29%) HTML5
14 114 (24.57%) OO
15 109 (23.49%) TDD
16 107 (23.06%) Agile Software Development
16 107 (23.06%) Scrum
17 103 (22.20%) Web Services
18 102 (21.98%) E-Commerce
19 100 (21.55%) Microsoft
20 88 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
21 80 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
22 79 (17.03%) PHP
23 78 (16.81%) MySQL
24 76 (16.38%) SOAP
25 73 (15.73%) JSON
26 68 (14.66%) WCF
27 63 (13.58%) Subversion
28 62 (13.36%) CSS3
29 61 (13.15%) VB.NET

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 44 (9.48%) IIS
2 33 (7.11%) Apache
3 20 (4.31%) WordPress
4 16 (3.45%) nginx
5 13 (2.80%) CMS
6 10 (2.16%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.94%) Node.js
7 9 (1.94%) uWSGI
8 8 (1.72%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.51%) Drupal
10 4 (0.86%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.22%) Liferay
12 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.22%) Jetty
12 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.94%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.65%) MS Office
4 2 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (2.59%) Magento
2 4 (0.86%) osCommerce
3 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.59%) Trello
3 2 (0.43%) GitHub
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.74%) Internet
2 16 (3.45%) 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
1 226 (48.71%) SQL Server
2 80 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (16.81%) MySQL
4 56 (12.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 39 (8.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (7.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 29 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (3.45%) DB2
10 15 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (2.16%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.94%) Big Data
12 9 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (1.29%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.86%) NoSQL
14 4 (0.86%) JasperReports
14 4 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.86%) SQLite
15 3 (0.65%) DTS
16 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (13.58%) Subversion
2 39 (8.41%) Visual Studio
3 35 (7.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (5.17%) NUnit
5 22 (4.74%) Rhino Mocks
6 19 (4.09%) Git (software)
7 12 (2.59%) JUnit
8 11 (2.37%) Eclipse
9 10 (2.16%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.29%) JIRA
11 5 (1.08%) Grunt
11 5 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (0.86%) RSpec
12 4 (0.86%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.86%) Maven
12 4 (0.86%) Ant
13 3 (0.65%) MyEclipse
14 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (7.76%) Retail
2 28 (6.03%) Finance
3 21 (4.53%) Marketing
4 8 (1.72%) Back Office
5 4 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (0.86%) Games
6 3 (0.65%) Publishing
6 3 (0.65%) Automotive
6 3 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.22%) Electronics
7 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 412 (88.79%) Developer
2 158 (34.05%) .NET Developer
3 80 (17.24%) Web Developer
4 65 (14.01%) Senior Developer
5 57 (12.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 47 (10.13%) Java Developer
7 35 (7.54%) PHP Developer
8 34 (7.33%) C# Developer
8 34 (7.33%) Front-End Developer
9 32 (6.90%) Team Leader
10 31 (6.68%) Junior
11 30 (6.47%) Junior Developer
11 30 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
12 29 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (5.39%) Development Team Leader
14 24 (5.17%) Software Developer
15 21 (4.53%) .NET Web Developer
16 20 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
17 19 (4.09%) Senior .NET Developer
18 16 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 349 (75.22%) HTML
2 330 (71.12%) CSS
3 299 (64.44%) jQuery
4 288 (62.07%) .NET
5 222 (47.84%) ASP.NET
6 183 (39.44%) XML
7 123 (26.51%) .NET Framework
8 122 (26.29%) HTML5
9 103 (22.20%) Web Services
10 88 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 76 (16.38%) SOAP
12 73 (15.73%) JSON
13 68 (14.66%) WCF
14 62 (13.36%) CSS3
15 56 (12.07%) XSLT
16 55 (11.85%) LINQ
17 50 (10.78%) XHTML
18 47 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 37 (7.97%) J2EE
20 32 (6.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.60%) W3C
2 17 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.45%) Social Network
4 14 (3.02%) Social Media
5 13 (2.80%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.80%) Graphic Design
5 13 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.16%) Open Source
7 9 (1.94%) EPoS
8 8 (1.72%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.72%) NHS
9 7 (1.51%) Web 2.0
10 6 (1.29%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (1.08%) APACS
11 5 (1.08%) EMV
12 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.86%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.65%) iPhone
14 2 (0.43%) Informatics
14 2 (0.43%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.27%) Linux
2 21 (4.53%) Windows
3 15 (3.23%) UNIX
4 6 (1.29%) Android
5 4 (0.86%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (48.92%) MVC
2 114 (24.57%) OO
3 109 (23.49%) TDD
4 107 (23.06%) Scrum
4 107 (23.06%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (21.98%) E-Commerce
6 59 (12.72%) Web Development
7 48 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 41 (8.84%) Web Application Development
9 23 (4.96%) Pair Programming
9 23 (4.96%) OOP
10 22 (4.74%) Software Engineering
11 21 (4.53%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (4.09%) Multithreading
12 19 (4.09%) OO PHP
12 19 (4.09%) Web Design
13 14 (3.02%) SOA
14 12 (2.59%) PRINCE2
14 12 (2.59%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (2.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 368 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 243 (52.37%) C#
3 201 (43.32%) SQL
4 79 (17.03%) PHP
5 61 (13.15%) VB.NET
6 60 (12.93%) T-SQL
7 59 (12.72%) Java
8 22 (4.74%) XQuery
9 16 (3.45%) Python
10 10 (2.16%) XPath
10 10 (2.16%) Perl
11 9 (1.94%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.72%) C
12 8 (1.72%) Ruby
13 5 (1.08%) PHP5
13 5 (1.08%) VB6
13 5 (1.08%) VB
13 5 (1.08%) VBA
14 2 (0.43%) Scala
15 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (10.13%) Degree
2 17 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.59%) MCSE
3 12 (2.59%) MCP
4 3 (0.65%) MCSD
5 2 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.09%) QA
2 9 (1.94%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (0.86%) Capistrano
1 4 (0.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 100 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.60%) Oracle
3 17 (3.66%) Sybase
4 16 (3.45%) Zend
5 12 (2.59%) Adobe
6 10 (2.16%) Twitter
7 9 (1.94%) Rackspace
8 4 (0.86%) Business Objects
8 4 (0.86%) Cognos
8 4 (0.86%) Google
9 2 (0.43%) Endeca
9 2 (0.43%) JBoss
9 2 (0.43%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.22%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.22%) SAP
10 1 (0.22%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.22%) Sony
10 1 (0.22%) ATG
10 1 (0.22%) Capita
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