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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 880 896 846
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -50
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 24 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.011% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.059% 0.030% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 30
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -11.11%

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
40832 43547 42223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.43% 38.18% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34986 36594 36546
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +22 24 £45,000 +20.00% 5
London - 10 £72,500 - 1
East Midlands 0 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Nottingham -2 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Nottinghamshire -12 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
South East +10 5 £53,750 +19.44%
Surrey +6 3 £62,500 +38.88%
Oxfordshire +1 2 £45,000 +2.85%
South West -13 2 £48,750 +21.87% 3
Exeter - 2 £48,750 - 3
Witney - 2 £45,000 -
Devon - 2 £48,750 - 3
Leatherhead - 1 - -

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 45 (76.27%) .NET
2 43 (72.88%) VB
2 43 (72.88%) SQL Server
2 43 (72.88%) Windows
3 40 (67.80%) C#
4 30 (50.85%) SQL
5 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET
6 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
6 26 (44.07%) VB6
7 24 (40.68%) T-SQL
7 24 (40.68%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (38.98%) HTML
9 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
10 20 (33.90%) MS Excel
10 20 (33.90%) CSS
10 20 (33.90%) MVC
10 20 (33.90%) TDD
11 17 (28.81%) .NET Framework
11 17 (28.81%) CRM
11 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (28.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (27.12%) SDLC
13 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (25.42%) C++
13 15 (25.42%) VBA
13 15 (25.42%) Degree
14 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (22.03%) WCF

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 10 (16.95%) Node.js
2 6 (10.17%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (33.90%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.25%) MS Office
3 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (72.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (16.95%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (13.56%) OLAP
5 8 (13.56%) InterSystems Cache
5 8 (13.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (16.95%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.25%) JIRA
4 8 (13.56%) Subversion
5 7 (11.86%) Selenium
5 7 (11.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (11.86%) WebDriver
5 7 (11.86%) Bitbucket
6 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
7 5 (8.47%) MSBuild
8 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (5.08%) NSubstitute
8 3 (5.08%) NUnit
8 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
9 2 (3.39%) CruiseControl
9 2 (3.39%) Maven
9 2 (3.39%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (13.56%) Retail
2 5 (8.47%) Legal
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.08%) Finance
4 3 (5.08%) Aerospace
4 3 (5.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Developer
2 22 (37.29%) Senior Developer
3 10 (16.95%) VB Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Applications Support
4 9 (15.25%) Programmer
4 9 (15.25%) Support Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Senior Programmer
4 9 (15.25%) C# Programmer
5 8 (13.56%) VB6 Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Technical Support
6 7 (11.86%) Lead Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (76.27%) .NET
2 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET
3 23 (38.98%) HTML
4 20 (33.90%) CSS
5 17 (28.81%) .NET Framework
5 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (22.03%) WCF
8 11 (18.64%) COM
9 10 (16.95%) ODBC
9 10 (16.95%) Web Services
9 10 (16.95%) XML
9 10 (16.95%) WinForms
9 10 (16.95%) Entity Framework
9 10 (16.95%) REST
9 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (13.56%) X-Windows
11 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
11 7 (11.86%) XSD
12 5 (8.47%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.68%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.56%) Replication
4 6 (10.17%) User Experience
5 5 (8.47%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 43 (72.88%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) MVC
1 20 (33.90%) TDD
2 17 (28.81%) CRM
3 16 (27.12%) SDLC
4 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
6 9 (15.25%) Time Management
6 9 (15.25%) ITIL
6 9 (15.25%) BCP
6 9 (15.25%) Service Management
7 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
7 8 (13.56%) Data Modelling
7 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.17%) Scrum
9 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.78%) UML
11 3 (5.08%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (72.88%) VB
2 40 (67.80%) C#
3 30 (50.85%) SQL
4 26 (44.07%) VB6
4 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
5 24 (40.68%) T-SQL
6 15 (25.42%) C++
6 15 (25.42%) VBA
7 5 (8.47%) Java
7 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.78%) VBScript
9 3 (5.08%) F#
10 1 (1.69%) C
10 1 (1.69%) VC++
10 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) CITP
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) CISSP
2 1 (1.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (15.25%) COBIT
2 6 (10.17%) SLA
3 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Citrix
2 9 (15.25%) Cisco
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle
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