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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 919 934 904
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -30
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 15 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.015% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.039% 0.040% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 25
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £25,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £27,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -28.00%

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
38503 39611 42685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.97% 37.18% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33219 34097 35665
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 8 February 2016 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 8 February 2016. 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 -1 15 £40,000 +48.14% 2
South East +24 7 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Surrey +22 7 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Woking +6 7 £40,000 -23.80%
Nottinghamshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £40,000 - 1
Nottingham - 5 £40,000 - 1
London -1 1 £57,500 +202.63%
West Midlands -26 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 - -

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 34 (91.89%) SQL Server
2 24 (64.86%) .NET
3 23 (62.16%) T-SQL
3 23 (62.16%) VB
4 22 (59.46%) C#
5 21 (56.76%) SQL
6 20 (54.05%) Windows
7 18 (48.65%) VB6
8 17 (45.95%) Crystal Reports
9 15 (40.54%) X-Windows
9 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
9 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
10 13 (35.14%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (32.43%) Scrum
12 10 (27.03%) WinForms
12 10 (27.03%) Security Management
12 10 (27.03%) C++
12 10 (27.03%) WCF
12 10 (27.03%) WPF
12 10 (27.03%) Multithreading
13 7 (18.92%) SDLC
13 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (18.92%) Degree
13 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
14 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (16.22%) Retail
14 6 (16.22%) Microsoft

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (5.41%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (91.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (13.51%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.51%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (13.51%) OLAP
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MSBuild
1 5 (13.51%) Subversion
1 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.81%) CruiseControl
2 4 (10.81%) TestComplete
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.41%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) WiX
General
1 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) VB Developer
2 17 (45.95%) VB6 Developer
3 11 (29.73%) C# Developer
4 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
4 9 (24.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) C# WCF Developer
5 7 (18.92%) C# WPF Developer
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Developer
5 7 (18.92%) WCF Developer
5 7 (18.92%) WPF Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Lead Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) C++ Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.41%) C++/C# Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Graduate C# Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Graduate C++ Developer
10 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) .NET
2 15 (40.54%) X-Windows
3 10 (27.03%) WCF
3 10 (27.03%) WinForms
3 10 (27.03%) WPF
4 6 (16.22%) COM
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.81%) HTML
7 3 (8.11%) CSS
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Compact Framework
8 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.70%) ADO
9 1 (2.70%) DHTML
9 1 (2.70%) MFC
9 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
4 5 (13.51%) Replication
5 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.70%) Fintech
6 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Scrum
3 10 (27.03%) Multithreading
3 10 (27.03%) Security Management
4 7 (18.92%) SDLC
5 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.51%) CRM
5 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.81%) OO
6 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.41%) MVC
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.41%) TDD
8 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Fund Management
8 1 (2.70%) Investment Management
8 1 (2.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) T-SQL
1 23 (62.16%) VB
2 22 (59.46%) C#
3 21 (56.76%) SQL
4 18 (48.65%) VB6
5 10 (27.03%) C++
6 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.41%) VBA
8 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Remedy
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