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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 113 90 43
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -47
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 157 202 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.39% 2.78% 5.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.97% 6.28% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 147 165 357
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
2630 3219 3486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.97% 44.26% 47.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2223 2716 3108
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 5 August 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 5 August 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
Cheshire +8 70 £38,000 +8.57% 18
Manchester -23 67 £35,000 -6.66% 28
Lancashire -4 10 £36,250 +51.04% 4
Merseyside +1 9 £36,000 -4.00% 5
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 306 (86.69%) JavaScript
2 297 (84.14%) HTML
3 283 (80.17%) CSS
4 225 (63.74%) jQuery
5 204 (57.79%) .NET
6 183 (51.84%) C#
7 178 (50.42%) SQL
8 177 (50.14%) ASP.NET
9 146 (41.36%) SQL Server
10 136 (38.53%) MVC
11 123 (34.84%) Web Services
12 114 (32.29%) XML
13 109 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
14 105 (29.75%) PHP
15 99 (28.05%) HTML5
16 82 (23.23%) Microsoft
17 80 (22.66%) OO
18 79 (22.38%) WCF
19 75 (21.25%) MySQL
20 71 (20.11%) .NET Framework
20 71 (20.11%) SQL Server 2008
21 69 (19.55%) AngularJS
22 66 (18.70%) SDLC
23 65 (18.41%) OOP
24 63 (17.85%) T-SQL
25 62 (17.56%) Team Foundation Server
26 57 (16.15%) Web Development
26 57 (16.15%) ASP.NET MVC
27 55 (15.58%) Software Engineering
28 53 (15.01%) LINQ

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 43 (12.18%) CMS
2 29 (8.22%) SharePoint
3 25 (7.08%) IIS
4 15 (4.25%) Umbraco
5 14 (3.97%) WordPress
5 14 (3.97%) Drupal
5 14 (3.97%) Apache
6 12 (3.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (3.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (2.83%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.28%) Liferay
12 1 (0.28%) Kentico
12 1 (0.28%) Node.js
12 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.23%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.13%) MS Office
5 3 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.57%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 6 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.12%) Office 365
2 9 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.85%) Force.com
4 3 (0.85%) GitHub
5 2 (0.57%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.65%) Internet
2 14 (3.97%) Intranet
3 6 (1.70%) FTP
3 6 (1.70%) VPN
3 6 (1.70%) SSL
4 5 (1.42%) HTTP
5 4 (1.13%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.85%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (0.85%) ATM
7 2 (0.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (41.36%) SQL Server
2 75 (21.25%) MySQL
3 71 (20.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (1.98%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.13%) Big Data
11 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.85%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 62 (17.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (15.01%) Visual Studio
3 45 (12.75%) Git (software)
4 22 (6.23%) Subversion
5 14 (3.97%) JUnit
6 10 (2.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (2.27%) NUnit
8 7 (1.98%) Dreamweaver
8 7 (1.98%) PHPUnit
9 6 (1.70%) JIRA
9 6 (1.70%) Grunt
10 5 (1.42%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.42%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.85%) Ant
12 3 (0.85%) Maven
12 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.85%) Bower
12 3 (0.85%) gulp
13 2 (0.57%) Mercurial
General
1 44 (12.46%) Finance
2 20 (5.67%) Marketing
3 7 (1.98%) Retail
4 6 (1.70%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.42%) Back Office
5 5 (1.42%) Advertising
6 3 (0.85%) Automotive
6 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.57%) Games
7 2 (0.57%) Banking
7 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 318 (90.08%) Developer
2 70 (19.83%) .NET Developer
3 69 (19.55%) C# Developer
4 58 (16.43%) Web Developer
5 54 (15.30%) PHP Developer
6 50 (14.16%) Front-End Developer
7 49 (13.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 46 (13.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 39 (11.05%) ASP.NET Developer
10 37 (10.48%) Software Developer
11 35 (9.92%) Senior Developer
12 17 (4.82%) Java Developer
13 16 (4.53%) Senior C# Developer
14 15 (4.25%) C# Web Developer
14 15 (4.25%) Lead Developer
15 13 (3.68%) Designer
16 12 (3.40%) Software Engineer
17 11 (3.12%) Analyst
17 11 (3.12%) SharePoint Developer
17 11 (3.12%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (84.14%) HTML
2 283 (80.17%) CSS
3 225 (63.74%) jQuery
4 204 (57.79%) .NET
5 177 (50.14%) ASP.NET
6 123 (34.84%) Web Services
7 114 (32.29%) XML
8 99 (28.05%) HTML5
9 79 (22.38%) WCF
10 71 (20.11%) .NET Framework
11 69 (19.55%) AngularJS
12 57 (16.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 53 (15.01%) LINQ
14 51 (14.45%) CSS3
15 44 (12.46%) XHTML
16 43 (12.18%) Entity Framework
17 37 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 37 (10.48%) KnockoutJS
18 33 (9.35%) ASP.NET Web API
18 33 (9.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.48%) Mobile App
2 25 (7.08%) User Experience
3 17 (4.82%) W3C
4 14 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.40%) N-Tier
5 12 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.12%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.55%) Social Media
8 8 (2.27%) Replication
9 5 (1.42%) Tandem
10 4 (1.13%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.13%) NHS
11 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.57%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.28%) APACS
13 1 (0.28%) EMV
13 1 (0.28%) RIA
13 1 (0.28%) iPhone
13 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.75%) Windows
2 44 (12.46%) Linux
3 16 (4.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (3.97%) Android
5 6 (1.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (38.53%) MVC
2 109 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (22.66%) OO
4 66 (18.70%) SDLC
5 65 (18.41%) OOP
6 57 (16.15%) Web Development
7 55 (15.58%) Software Engineering
8 50 (14.16%) TDD
9 42 (11.90%) Mentoring
10 39 (11.05%) Unit Testing
11 35 (9.92%) Scrum
12 26 (7.37%) E-Commerce
12 26 (7.37%) Mobile Development
13 20 (5.67%) Content Management
14 17 (4.82%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (4.53%) OO PHP
16 15 (4.25%) CRM
17 14 (3.97%) Software Architecture
18 13 (3.68%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (3.68%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 306 (86.69%) JavaScript
2 183 (51.84%) C#
3 178 (50.42%) SQL
4 105 (29.75%) PHP
5 63 (17.85%) T-SQL
6 52 (14.73%) Java
7 23 (6.52%) VB.NET
8 19 (5.38%) Python
9 13 (3.68%) VB
10 10 (2.83%) C++
11 8 (2.27%) Perl
11 8 (2.27%) ActionScript
11 8 (2.27%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.42%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.42%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.13%) C
13 4 (1.13%) Ruby
14 3 (0.85%) XPath
14 3 (0.85%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 36 (10.20%) Degree
2 7 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.42%) MCP
4 4 (1.13%) MCAD
4 4 (1.13%) MCSD
4 4 (1.13%) MCTS
5 1 (0.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (1.13%) HL7
1 4 (1.13%) DICOM
2 3 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.13%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 82 (23.23%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.52%) Oracle
3 20 (5.67%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (2.83%) Google
4 10 (2.83%) Zend
4 10 (2.83%) Adobe
5 6 (1.70%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.13%) InterSystems
6 4 (1.13%) VMware
6 4 (1.13%) Apigee
7 3 (0.85%) Facebook
7 3 (0.85%) Twitter
8 2 (0.57%) hybris
8 2 (0.57%) Telerik
8 2 (0.57%) SAP
8 2 (0.57%) Symbian
8 2 (0.57%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.28%) Avaya
9 1 (0.28%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.28%) webMethods
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45 - 55k
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-55k
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stockport NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £31,072 to £40,964 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago