The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 878 911 843
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -68
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 26 9 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.008% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.062% 0.019% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 35
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+36.36% +1.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41711 48043 44800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.77% 40.06% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 35548 40680 39010
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

ActiveX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ActiveX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ActiveX
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ActiveX within the UK.

ActiveX Salary Trend in the UK

ActiveX
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActiveX over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 within the UK.

ActiveX Salary Histogram in the UK

ActiveX
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveX within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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
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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
England +60 25 £50,000 +51.51% 5
London +26 11 £55,000 +22.22% 2
City of London +41 8 £55,000 +22.22%
South East +21 7 £45,000 +36.36% 2
South West - 7 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Witney - 4 £45,000 - 1
Devon - 4 £47,500 - 1
Exeter - 4 £47,500 - 1
Dorset - 3 £25,000 -
Surrey +14 2 £62,500 +89.39% 1

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ActiveX 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 ActiveX.

1 32 (76.19%) .NET
1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) VB
2 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
2 29 (69.05%) SQL
3 25 (59.52%) C#
4 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
5 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (47.62%) Degree
7 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
7 17 (40.48%) HTML
8 15 (35.71%) VBA
8 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (30.95%) CRM
9 13 (30.95%) COM
9 13 (30.95%) CSS
9 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (30.95%) MVC
9 13 (30.95%) TDD
10 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (28.57%) ODBC
10 12 (28.57%) C++
10 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
10 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
11 11 (26.19%) JSON
12 10 (23.81%) VB6
12 10 (23.81%) Service Management
12 10 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ActiveX 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 ActiveX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.05%) Node.js
2 7 (16.67%) GlassFish
3 6 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.05%) MS Office
3 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.38%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) SMTP
2 4 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (16.67%) DTS
5 5 (11.90%) OLAP
5 5 (11.90%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (11.90%) InterSystems Cache
5 5 (11.90%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (9.52%) Ingres
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.52%) NSubstitute
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (9.52%) WebDriver
3 4 (9.52%) SpecFlow
3 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
3 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (9.52%) NUnit
3 4 (9.52%) Selenium
3 4 (9.52%) JIRA
3 4 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.38%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.38%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Electronics
2 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 3 (7.14%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Applications Support
3 8 (19.05%) Applications Support Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# Programmer
7 4 (9.52%) Applications Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Lead Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (9.52%) Programmer
7 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Trainee Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Trainee Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (40.48%) HTML
4 13 (30.95%) COM
4 13 (30.95%) CSS
5 12 (28.57%) ODBC
6 11 (26.19%) JSON
7 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (21.43%) WCF
8 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
8 8 (19.05%) XML
8 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (16.67%) ADO
9 7 (16.67%) OLE
9 7 (16.67%) DAO
10 6 (14.29%) XSD
11 5 (11.90%) Web Services
11 5 (11.90%) X-Windows
11 5 (11.90%) Ajax
11 5 (11.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.90%) Replication
4 4 (9.52%) User Experience
5 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) CRM
1 13 (30.95%) MVC
1 13 (30.95%) TDD
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) Service Management
4 8 (19.05%) BCP
4 8 (19.05%) ITIL
4 8 (19.05%) Time Management
5 7 (16.67%) System Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.90%) DNA
6 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (9.52%) XML Parsing
7 4 (9.52%) MVVM
7 4 (9.52%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) VB
1 29 (69.05%) SQL
2 25 (59.52%) C#
3 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
4 15 (35.71%) VBA
5 12 (28.57%) C++
5 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 10 (23.81%) VB6
7 6 (14.29%) Java
8 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 4 (9.52%) F#
8 4 (9.52%) MapBasic
8 4 (9.52%) VBScript
9 3 (7.14%) C
10 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) COBIT
1 8 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Citrix
2 8 (19.05%) Cisco
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Autodesk
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TEOCO
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago