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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 872 921 853
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -68
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 30 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.014% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.072% 0.037% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 28
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,200 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%

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
41730 46198 43669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 39.12% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35708 39502 38013
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 £65,000
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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

ActiveX Salary Histogram in the UK

ActiveX
Top 13 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 3 July 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 +36 30 £45,000 +20.00% 6
South East +15 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Oxfordshire +13 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
London - 8 £55,000 - 1
Witney - 8 £45,000 -
South West 0 5 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Exeter - 5 £50,000 - 3
Devon - 5 £50,000 - 3
City of London - 5 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +12 4 £62,500 +38.88%
East Midlands +3 4 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Nottinghamshire -2 4 £36,250 +3.57%
Nottingham -6 4 £36,250 +3.57%

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 33 (76.74%) .NET
2 31 (72.09%) Windows
3 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
4 28 (65.12%) VB
4 28 (65.12%) C#
5 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
6 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
7 21 (48.84%) SQL
8 19 (44.19%) HTML
9 18 (41.86%) CSS
9 18 (41.86%) MVC
9 18 (41.86%) TDD
10 17 (39.53%) VB6
11 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
12 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
13 13 (30.23%) VBA
13 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
13 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
13 13 (30.23%) WCF
13 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (27.91%) C++
15 11 (25.58%) Service Management
15 11 (25.58%) SDLC
16 10 (23.26%) CRM
16 10 (23.26%) XML
16 10 (23.26%) Degree
16 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (20.93%) Management Information System

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (20.93%) Node.js
2 6 (13.95%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.93%) MS Office
3 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) SMTP
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (67.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (9.30%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) OLAP
5 1 (2.33%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
1 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
2 5 (11.63%) JIRA
2 5 (11.63%) Selenium
2 5 (11.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (11.63%) Bitbucket
3 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (9.30%) NSubstitute
3 4 (9.30%) SpecFlow
3 4 (9.30%) NUnit
3 4 (9.30%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
1 4 (9.30%) Legal
2 3 (6.98%) Electronics
2 3 (6.98%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) Senior Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Support Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Applications Support
3 9 (20.93%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Programmer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Programmer
4 8 (18.60%) C# Programmer
5 7 (16.28%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Technical Support
5 7 (16.28%) Technical Support Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) .NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Lead Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
8 4 (9.30%) VB6 Developer
8 4 (9.30%) VB Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Systems Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (76.74%) .NET
2 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
3 19 (44.19%) HTML
4 18 (41.86%) CSS
5 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
6 13 (30.23%) WCF
7 10 (23.26%) XML
8 9 (20.93%) Web Services
8 9 (20.93%) ODBC
8 9 (20.93%) WinForms
8 9 (20.93%) Entity Framework
8 9 (20.93%) REST
8 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (18.60%) XSD
10 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.30%) Reactive Extensions
11 4 (9.30%) Gherkin
11 4 (9.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
3 4 (9.30%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) MVC
1 18 (41.86%) TDD
2 11 (25.58%) SDLC
2 11 (25.58%) Service Management
3 10 (23.26%) CRM
3 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.93%) Time Management
4 9 (20.93%) ITIL
4 9 (20.93%) BCP
5 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
6 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.30%) XML Parsing
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.30%) Multithreading
7 4 (9.30%) MVVM
7 4 (9.30%) BDD
7 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Scrum
7 4 (9.30%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) C#
1 28 (65.12%) VB
2 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
3 21 (48.84%) SQL
4 17 (39.53%) VB6
5 13 (30.23%) VBA
6 12 (27.91%) C++
7 9 (20.93%) T-SQL
8 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
8 4 (9.30%) F#
8 4 (9.30%) Java
9 1 (2.33%) Delphi
9 1 (2.33%) VBScript
9 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) CITP
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) CISSP
2 1 (2.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (20.93%) COBIT
2 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Citrix
2 9 (20.93%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
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Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
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Salary: £16k - 20k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
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