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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 883 888 873
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 12 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.016% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.029% 0.039% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 27
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +3.70%

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
41064 46438 44299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.47% 40.51% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34963 38863 38665
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

ActiveX Salary Histogram in the UK

ActiveX
Top 8 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 31 March 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 -15 11 £52,500 +50.00% 1
London +14 6 £55,000 +22.22% 1
City of London +9 3 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South West - 3 £25,000 -
Dorset - 3 £25,000 -
Woking +3 2 £52,500 +59.09%
South East -3 2 £52,500 +50.00%
Surrey -10 2 £52,500 +59.09%

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 21 (75.00%) SQL
1 21 (75.00%) VB
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (71.43%) .NET
3 19 (67.86%) Windows
4 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
5 15 (53.57%) Degree
6 13 (46.43%) C#
7 12 (42.86%) COM
7 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
8 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
9 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
9 10 (35.71%) JSON
10 9 (32.14%) VBA
10 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (28.57%) HTML
11 8 (28.57%) CRM
11 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (25.00%) GlassFish
12 7 (25.00%) System Testing
12 7 (25.00%) DAO
12 7 (25.00%) Ajax
12 7 (25.00%) VB6
12 7 (25.00%) DTS
12 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
12 7 (25.00%) OLE

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) AutoCAD
2 4 (14.29%) Revit
3 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
3 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (25.00%) DTS
5 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (17.86%) OLAP
5 5 (17.86%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (17.86%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 4 (14.29%) Ingres
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (14.29%) InstallShield
3 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.71%) NUnit
4 3 (10.71%) Subversion
4 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
4 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (10.71%) NSubstitute
5 1 (3.57%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.71%) Electronics
3 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Trainee Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Trainee Web Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Trainee
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) COM
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (35.71%) JSON
4 8 (28.57%) HTML
5 7 (25.00%) ADO
5 7 (25.00%) ODBC
5 7 (25.00%) OLE
5 7 (25.00%) DAO
5 7 (25.00%) Ajax
6 5 (17.86%) X-Windows
6 5 (17.86%) XML
7 3 (10.71%) XSD
7 3 (10.71%) MSMQ
7 3 (10.71%) XHTML
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Remoting
7 3 (10.71%) DCOM
7 3 (10.71%) CSS
7 3 (10.71%) SOAP
7 3 (10.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Replication
2 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) CRM
2 7 (25.00%) System Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.86%) DNA
4 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.86%) Service Management
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.29%) OO
6 3 (10.71%) XML Parsing
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.71%) Time Management
6 3 (10.71%) MVVM
6 3 (10.71%) BDD
6 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
6 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) SQL
1 21 (75.00%) VB
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 13 (46.43%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
5 9 (32.14%) VBA
6 7 (25.00%) VB6
7 6 (21.43%) C++
7 6 (21.43%) Java
8 4 (14.29%) MapBasic
8 4 (14.29%) VBScript
8 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (10.71%) F#
9 3 (10.71%) C
10 1 (3.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
1 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Autodesk
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
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