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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ActiveX
Rank 899 848 861
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +13
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 16 28 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.026% 0.046%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.037% 0.066% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 47
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,600 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%

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
42806 42513 47184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.58% 39.74% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36049 36894 41355
Average salary £42,500 £40,680 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 September 2014 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 30 September 2014. 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 -60 13 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Nottinghamshire +14 9 £35,000 -6.66%
East Midlands 0 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Nottingham +12 8 £35,000 -6.66%
Glasgow - 3 £40,000 - 1
Scotland - 3 £40,000 - 1
South East -26 2 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
London -9 1 £33,000 -26.66%
Bristol - 1 £32,500 -
Croydon - 1 £33,000 -
Oxford - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £32,500 -

ActiveX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 29 (90.63%) C#
1 29 (90.63%) .NET
2 26 (81.25%) VB
3 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 24 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 23 (71.88%) VB6
4 23 (71.88%) SQL
5 22 (68.75%) Crystal Reports
6 21 (65.63%) Visual Studio
7 19 (59.38%) VB.NET
8 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET
9 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
10 13 (40.63%) OOP
10 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
10 13 (40.63%) Subversion
10 13 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (37.50%) Windows
12 9 (28.13%) OO
12 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
12 9 (28.13%) Regression Testing
12 9 (28.13%) TestComplete
12 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (28.13%) .NET Compact Framework
12 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (28.13%) MSBuild
12 9 (28.13%) CruiseControl
13 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 7 (21.88%) ODBC
14 7 (21.88%) C
14 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008

ActiveX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 4 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.13%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (68.75%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Visual Studio
2 13 (40.63%) Subversion
3 9 (28.13%) TestComplete
3 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (28.13%) MSBuild
3 9 (28.13%) CruiseControl
4 4 (12.50%) NUnit
5 2 (6.25%) Xcode
5 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.13%) InstallShield
6 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (6.25%) French Language
1 2 (6.25%) German Language
1 2 (6.25%) Italian Language
1 2 (6.25%) Spanish Language
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 16 (50.00%) VB Developer
3 16 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
4 14 (43.75%) Software Engineer
5 9 (28.13%) VB.NET Developer
6 8 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (21.88%) Software Developer
8 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
8 6 (18.75%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (18.75%) VB Software Engineer
8 6 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Software Support Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) Tester
10 1 (3.13%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (90.63%) .NET
2 24 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET
4 9 (28.13%) .NET Compact Framework
5 7 (21.88%) ODBC
6 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 6 (18.75%) CSS
6 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (15.63%) XML
8 4 (12.50%) LINQ
8 4 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
8 4 (12.50%) JSON
9 2 (6.25%) WCF
9 2 (6.25%) WPF
9 2 (6.25%) WSDL
9 2 (6.25%) WinForms
9 2 (6.25%) SOAP
9 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.38%) Physics
3 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) SCADA
3 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) OOP
2 13 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (28.13%) OO
3 9 (28.13%) Regression Testing
4 6 (18.75%) MVC
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (6.25%) OOD
7 1 (3.13%) Workflow
7 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Fault Management
7 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) C#
2 26 (81.25%) VB
3 23 (71.88%) VB6
3 23 (71.88%) SQL
4 19 (59.38%) VB.NET
5 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
6 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.88%) C
8 2 (6.25%) Java
8 2 (6.25%) C++
8 2 (6.25%) Perl
8 2 (6.25%) PHP
8 2 (6.25%) VC++
8 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
8 2 (6.25%) Ruby
8 2 (6.25%) C-shell
9 1 (3.13%) VBScript
9 1 (3.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.25%) Citrix
1 2 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Autodesk
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