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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 77 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 228 310 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.12% 4.56% 5.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.47% 9.04% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 203 279 399
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
3053 3429 4224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.73% 50.49% 52.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2673 3048 3830
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,650
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -33 118 £35,000 -2.77% 22
Cheshire -7 70 £34,000 -9.93% 12
Lancashire +14 27 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Merseyside -10 15 £35,000 - 3
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 375 (79.79%) HTML
2 372 (79.15%) JavaScript
3 368 (78.30%) CSS
4 333 (70.85%) jQuery
5 238 (50.64%) .NET
6 218 (46.38%) SQL
7 216 (45.96%) C#
8 208 (44.26%) MVC
9 184 (39.15%) ASP.NET
10 183 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
11 161 (34.26%) SQL Server
12 138 (29.36%) PHP
13 136 (28.94%) XML
14 135 (28.72%) OO
15 134 (28.51%) MySQL
16 130 (27.66%) HTML5
17 128 (27.23%) Web Services
18 102 (21.70%) .NET Framework
19 91 (19.36%) TDD
19 91 (19.36%) Microsoft
20 89 (18.94%) E-Commerce
21 74 (15.74%) Java
22 73 (15.53%) OOP
23 71 (15.11%) SOAP
24 68 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
25 65 (13.83%) Windows
26 64 (13.62%) Linux
26 64 (13.62%) XHTML
27 63 (13.40%) SQL Server 2008
28 59 (12.55%) Visual Studio

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 40 (8.51%) Apache
2 39 (8.30%) IIS
3 29 (6.17%) CMS
4 28 (5.96%) WordPress
5 20 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 19 (4.04%) Drupal
7 15 (3.19%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.91%) Node.js
9 6 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.85%) nginx
11 3 (0.64%) Liferay
12 2 (0.43%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.43%) SAS
13 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.21%) uWSGI
Applications
1 20 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.98%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.43%) MS Office
5 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 35 (7.45%) Magento
2 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.40%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.21%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Office 365
4 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.26%) Internet
2 16 (3.40%) Intranet
3 9 (1.91%) HTTP
4 2 (0.43%) SSH
5 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.21%) DNS
5 1 (0.21%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (34.26%) SQL Server
2 134 (28.51%) MySQL
3 63 (13.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (8.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 31 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (5.11%) Relational Database
9 20 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 17 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (3.19%) Azure SQL Database
12 10 (2.13%) DB2
13 7 (1.49%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.49%) Big Data
14 5 (1.06%) NoSQL
15 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 2 (0.43%) DTS
16 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
16 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 59 (12.55%) Visual Studio
2 47 (10.00%) Subversion
3 36 (7.66%) Git (software)
4 29 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (5.96%) JUnit
6 12 (2.55%) Eclipse
6 12 (2.55%) JIRA
7 11 (2.34%) Ant
7 11 (2.34%) Selenium
8 10 (2.13%) NUnit
9 8 (1.70%) Maven
10 7 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
10 7 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (0.85%) Gradle
12 3 (0.64%) Eclipse RCP
12 3 (0.64%) Grunt
12 3 (0.64%) Mockito
13 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.43%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 43 (9.15%) Finance
2 40 (8.51%) Marketing
3 26 (5.53%) Retail
4 6 (1.28%) Back Office
4 6 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.85%) Games
6 2 (0.43%) Banking
6 2 (0.43%) Electronics
6 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.21%) Publishing
7 1 (0.21%) Automotive
7 1 (0.21%) Legal
7 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 441 (93.83%) Developer
2 124 (26.38%) Web Developer
3 100 (21.28%) .NET Developer
4 90 (19.15%) PHP Developer
5 76 (16.17%) Senior Developer
6 55 (11.70%) Java Developer
7 46 (9.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 46 (9.79%) Junior
8 45 (9.57%) Junior Developer
9 31 (6.60%) Front-End Developer
10 30 (6.38%) Software Developer
11 29 (6.17%) C# Developer
12 28 (5.96%) .NET Web Developer
13 21 (4.47%) PHP Web Developer
14 20 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
14 20 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
14 20 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
15 19 (4.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 15 (3.19%) Team Leader
17 14 (2.98%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (79.79%) HTML
2 368 (78.30%) CSS
3 333 (70.85%) jQuery
4 238 (50.64%) .NET
5 184 (39.15%) ASP.NET
6 136 (28.94%) XML
7 130 (27.66%) HTML5
8 128 (27.23%) Web Services
9 102 (21.70%) .NET Framework
10 71 (15.11%) SOAP
11 68 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 64 (13.62%) XHTML
13 58 (12.34%) LINQ
14 56 (11.91%) JSON
14 56 (11.91%) WCF
15 55 (11.70%) CSS3
16 41 (8.72%) J2EE
17 38 (8.09%) REST
18 34 (7.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 31 (6.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.45%) User Experience
2 29 (6.17%) Mobile App
3 27 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.26%) W3C
5 16 (3.40%) Graphic Design
5 16 (3.40%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.98%) Open Source
7 11 (2.34%) Social Media
8 10 (2.13%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.70%) EPoS
10 7 (1.49%) Social Network
10 7 (1.49%) Telematics
11 6 (1.28%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.28%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (1.06%) Web 2.0
13 4 (0.85%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.64%) iPhone
14 3 (0.64%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 65 (13.83%) Windows
2 64 (13.62%) Linux
3 23 (4.89%) UNIX
4 12 (2.55%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.34%) Android
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.21%) Debian
6 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (44.26%) MVC
2 183 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (28.72%) OO
4 91 (19.36%) TDD
5 89 (18.94%) E-Commerce
6 73 (15.53%) OOP
7 59 (12.55%) Scrum
8 57 (12.13%) Unit Testing
9 55 (11.70%) Web Development
10 40 (8.51%) Software Engineering
11 33 (7.02%) OO PHP
12 22 (4.68%) UML
12 22 (4.68%) Web Application Development
13 19 (4.04%) Waterfall
14 16 (3.40%) Load Balancing
14 16 (3.40%) Mentoring
15 14 (2.98%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (2.98%) Responsive Web Design
16 13 (2.77%) Web Accessibility
17 12 (2.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 372 (79.15%) JavaScript
2 218 (46.38%) SQL
3 216 (45.96%) C#
4 138 (29.36%) PHP
5 74 (15.74%) Java
6 50 (10.64%) VB.NET
7 38 (8.09%) T-SQL
8 17 (3.62%) PHP5
9 10 (2.13%) Python
9 10 (2.13%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.70%) XPath
11 7 (1.49%) Perl
11 7 (1.49%) XQuery
12 6 (1.28%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.06%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.85%) Ruby
15 3 (0.64%) VB
16 2 (0.43%) VB6
17 1 (0.21%) SPARQL
17 1 (0.21%) C++
Qualifications
1 52 (11.06%) Degree
2 13 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.91%) MCSD
4 4 (0.85%) MCP
4 4 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.64%) MCSE
6 1 (0.21%) MCAD
6 1 (0.21%) MCTS
6 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.49%) WCAG
2 6 (1.28%) QA
3 2 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 91 (19.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.47%) Oracle
3 18 (3.83%) Zend
4 13 (2.77%) Google
5 8 (1.70%) Sybase
6 5 (1.06%) Facebook
6 5 (1.06%) Twitter
7 3 (0.64%) Rackspace
7 3 (0.64%) Telerik
8 2 (0.43%) Capita
8 2 (0.43%) Endeca
8 2 (0.43%) Adobe
8 2 (0.43%) SAP
8 2 (0.43%) Perforce
9 1 (0.21%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.21%) Sencha
9 1 (0.21%) Cognos
9 1 (0.21%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
Cheadle, Cheshire
Avecto Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, 26 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + .
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago