The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 23 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 9 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 5.84% 3.39% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.89% 8.33% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £38,000 £37,250 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.01% +30.70%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.40%
Ajax
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 48 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 59.09% 40.68% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 78 46 43
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Ajax
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Ajax Salary Trend in Preston

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) MCSD
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) UML
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) WCF
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) DTS
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSD
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
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Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
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