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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 867 910 851
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -59
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 25 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.016% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.061% 0.042% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 27
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,100 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%

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
41070 45471 43326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.50% 38.87% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35057 38635 37492
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 £62,500 £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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

ActiveX Salary Histogram in the UK

ActiveX
Top 14 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 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 +25 25 £45,000 +20.00% 3
South East -1 10 £45,000 +5.88%
London - 7 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +11 6 £45,000 +5.88%
East Midlands +1 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Nottingham -3 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Nottinghamshire -3 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Witney - 6 £45,000 -
Surrey +18 4 £62,500 +38.88%
South West -10 2 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Devon - 2 £50,000 - 1
City of London - 2 £55,000 - 1
Exeter - 2 £50,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 1 - -

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 35 (74.47%) .NET
1 35 (74.47%) Windows
2 33 (70.21%) VB
2 33 (70.21%) SQL Server
3 30 (63.83%) C#
4 27 (57.45%) ASP.NET
5 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
5 22 (46.81%) SQL
6 20 (42.55%) VB6
7 19 (40.43%) TDD
7 19 (40.43%) MVC
7 19 (40.43%) CSS
8 18 (38.30%) HTML
8 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
8 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (36.17%) MS Excel
10 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (29.79%) T-SQL
11 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
11 14 (29.79%) WCF
12 13 (27.66%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (27.66%) C++
12 13 (27.66%) VBA
12 13 (27.66%) CRM
12 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
13 11 (23.40%) Degree
14 10 (21.28%) WinForms
14 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (21.28%) ODBC

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (19.15%) Node.js
2 4 (8.51%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (36.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.15%) MS Office
3 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) SMTP
1 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (70.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (12.77%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (8.51%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (8.51%) OLAP
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.51%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.77%) JIRA
4 5 (10.64%) Selenium
4 5 (10.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (10.64%) Bitbucket
4 5 (10.64%) WebDriver
5 4 (8.51%) SpecFlow
5 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (8.51%) NSubstitute
5 4 (8.51%) NUnit
5 4 (8.51%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
1 4 (8.51%) Legal
1 4 (8.51%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) Senior Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Programmer
3 9 (19.15%) Support Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Applications Support
3 9 (19.15%) Applications Support Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Programmer
3 9 (19.15%) C# Programmer
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Support Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Support
5 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.77%) VB Developer
5 6 (12.77%) VB6 Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) .NET
2 27 (57.45%) ASP.NET
3 19 (40.43%) CSS
4 18 (38.30%) HTML
5 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
6 14 (29.79%) WCF
7 10 (21.28%) Entity Framework
7 10 (21.28%) REST
7 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 10 (21.28%) Web Services
7 10 (21.28%) ODBC
7 10 (21.28%) WinForms
8 8 (17.02%) XML
8 8 (17.02%) XSD
8 8 (17.02%) COM
9 5 (10.64%) ATL
9 5 (10.64%) MFC
9 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Replication
3 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
3 4 (8.51%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (74.47%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) MVC
1 19 (40.43%) TDD
2 13 (27.66%) CRM
3 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.28%) SDLC
4 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
4 9 (19.15%) Time Management
4 9 (19.15%) Service Management
4 9 (19.15%) ITIL
4 9 (19.15%) BCP
5 5 (10.64%) UML
5 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.51%) XML Parsing
6 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.51%) MVVM
6 4 (8.51%) BDD
6 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
6 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.51%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (70.21%) VB
2 30 (63.83%) C#
3 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 22 (46.81%) SQL
4 20 (42.55%) VB6
5 14 (29.79%) T-SQL
6 13 (27.66%) C++
6 13 (27.66%) VBA
7 5 (10.64%) Java
7 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
8 4 (8.51%) F#
9 1 (2.13%) VBScript
9 1 (2.13%) C
9 1 (2.13%) VC++
9 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) CITP
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) CISSP
2 1 (2.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (19.15%) COBIT
2 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) Citrix
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Prescot
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago