The first table below looks at the demand for Ajax skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 29 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 34 17 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 6 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.97% 10.61% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.52% 25.68% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 1
Average salary - £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 74 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 45.54% 41.34% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 45
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ajax across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Ajax
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ajax across the Northern Ireland region.

Ajax Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Ajax
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 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
County Antrim -18 6 - -
Ajax
UK

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) Windows
5 8 (61.54%) CSS
5 8 (61.54%) JSON
5 8 (61.54%) jQuery
6 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (53.85%) Web Development
6 7 (53.85%) XML
7 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
7 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 6 (46.15%) .NET
7 6 (46.15%) C#
7 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
7 6 (46.15%) Degree
7 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (46.15%) MVC
7 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (38.46%) MSTest
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 5 (38.46%) NUnit
8 5 (38.46%) Northgate
8 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
8 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
8 5 (38.46%) Use Case

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (38.46%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (15.38%) GIMP
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (38.46%) MSTest
2 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 5 (38.46%) Rational Rose
2 5 (38.46%) NUnit
3 3 (23.08%) Subversion
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) Firebug
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) JSON
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
5 5 (38.46%) COM+
5 5 (38.46%) XSLT
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 2 (15.38%) Semantic HTML
7 2 (15.38%) Mustache
7 2 (15.38%) RESTful
8 1 (7.69%) WCF
8 1 (7.69%) LINQ
8 1 (7.69%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Web Development
2 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Use Case
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
3 5 (38.46%) UML
3 5 (38.46%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (15.38%) Graceful Degradation
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) C
5 4 (30.77%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) PowerHouse
5 4 (30.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) MCAD
2 5 (38.46%) MCSD
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Northgate
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe