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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 873 866 845
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 8 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.025% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.020% 0.061% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 25
Average salary £42,250 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.71% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.64%

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
39968 42832 43850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.34% 40.66% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34186 35557 38647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -23 7 £42,250 +20.71% 1
London +17 4 £19,000 -57.77%
Woking -3 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Surrey -19 2 £52,500 +5.00%
South East -32 2 £52,500 +50.00%
West Midlands - 1 £32,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £32,000 -
Pershore - 1 £32,000 -

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (80.00%) VB
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (76.67%) SQL
3 21 (70.00%) .NET
4 18 (60.00%) C#
5 17 (56.67%) Windows
6 15 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
7 14 (46.67%) T-SQL
8 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
8 13 (43.33%) VB6
8 13 (43.33%) Degree
9 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
11 10 (33.33%) COM
11 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (30.00%) OO
12 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
13 8 (26.67%) ODBC
13 8 (26.67%) JSON
13 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (23.33%) DAO
14 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
14 7 (23.33%) GlassFish
14 7 (23.33%) System Testing
14 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (23.33%) ADO
14 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
14 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
14 7 (23.33%) DTS

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (23.33%) GlassFish
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) AutoCAD
2 4 (13.33%) Revit
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (23.33%) DTS
5 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (16.67%) OLAP
5 5 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (13.33%) Ingres
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
1 7 (23.33%) Eclipse
2 6 (20.00%) Subversion
2 6 (20.00%) TestComplete
2 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (16.67%) MSBuild
3 5 (16.67%) CruiseControl
4 4 (13.33%) InstallShield
4 4 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (3.33%) NUnit
5 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.33%) NSubstitute
General
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Web Developer
4 6 (20.00%) VB Developer
4 6 (20.00%) VB6 Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 5 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Applications Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Trainee Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Trainee Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Trainee
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Tester
9 1 (3.33%) Business Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Software Tester
9 1 (3.33%) VB Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (33.33%) COM
4 8 (26.67%) ODBC
4 8 (26.67%) JSON
5 7 (23.33%) DAO
5 7 (23.33%) OLE
5 7 (23.33%) ADO
6 6 (20.00%) HTML
6 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (16.67%) .NET Compact Framework
7 5 (16.67%) Ajax
7 5 (16.67%) X-Windows
8 3 (10.00%) XHTML
8 3 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (6.67%) CSS
10 1 (3.33%) SOAP
10 1 (3.33%) COM+
10 1 (3.33%) DCOM
10 1 (3.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
3 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (16.67%) Replication
5 2 (6.67%) Statistics
5 2 (6.67%) Physics
6 1 (3.33%) User Experience
6 1 (3.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) OO
2 7 (23.33%) System Testing
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.67%) CRM
4 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.67%) DNA
4 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (16.67%) OOP
4 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Workflow
6 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Fault Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) VB
2 23 (76.67%) SQL
3 18 (60.00%) C#
4 14 (46.67%) T-SQL
5 13 (43.33%) VB6
5 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (16.67%) C
7 5 (16.67%) VBScript
8 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
8 4 (13.33%) C++
8 4 (13.33%) VBA
8 4 (13.33%) MapBasic
9 3 (10.00%) Java
10 2 (6.67%) Delphi
11 1 (3.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Autodesk
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
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