The table below looks at the statistics for Ajax skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ajax over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 67 67 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 185 147 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.67% 3.28% 5.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.69% 9.18% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 178 133 251
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ajax
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1730 1602 2021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.35% 35.74% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1387 1837
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Ajax
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ajax across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ajax Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Ajax
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ajax across the West Midlands region.

Ajax Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Ajax
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ajax across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Ajax Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Ajax
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham +18 71 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Coventry +27 36 £41,250 +19.56% 2
Staffordshire +10 35 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Warwickshire -10 32 £42,500 +11.84% 2
Worcestershire -8 7 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Solihull +2 2 £42,500 +41.66%
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Ajax 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 Ajax.

1 343 (83.45%) HTML
2 340 (82.73%) CSS
3 323 (78.59%) JavaScript
4 307 (74.70%) .NET
5 292 (71.05%) jQuery
6 290 (70.56%) C#
7 239 (58.15%) SQL Server
8 235 (57.18%) ASP.NET
9 213 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
10 210 (51.09%) MVC
11 195 (47.45%) SQL
12 193 (46.96%) Microsoft
13 180 (43.80%) .NET Framework
14 129 (31.39%) HTML5
15 117 (28.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 107 (26.03%) XML
17 105 (25.55%) Scrum
18 102 (24.82%) JSON
19 97 (23.60%) Web Development
20 91 (22.14%) SQL Server 2008
21 79 (19.22%) VB.NET
21 79 (19.22%) Java
22 78 (18.98%) TDD
22 78 (18.98%) Team Foundation Server
23 77 (18.73%) ASP.NET MVC
24 76 (18.49%) T-SQL
24 76 (18.49%) MS Excel
25 75 (18.25%) OO
26 73 (17.76%) Windows
27 70 (17.03%) OOP

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Ajax 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 Ajax. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 65 (15.82%) IIS
2 64 (15.57%) SharePoint
3 38 (9.25%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (6.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 24 (5.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (2.92%) CMS
7 11 (2.68%) Drupal
7 11 (2.68%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.43%) Node.js
9 9 (2.19%) Apache
10 6 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.97%) JBoss
12 3 (0.73%) WordPress
13 2 (0.49%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.49%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.49%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Foundation
14 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 76 (18.49%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.14%) MS Office
3 9 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.95%) MS Project
4 8 (1.95%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (1.46%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (5.84%) Office 365
3 16 (3.89%) SaaS
4 7 (1.70%) GitHub
5 2 (0.49%) Trello
5 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.19%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.95%) Intranet
3 6 (1.46%) HTTP
4 4 (0.97%) Internet
4 4 (0.97%) WAN
4 4 (0.97%) LAN
5 2 (0.49%) DNS
6 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (58.15%) SQL Server
2 91 (22.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (14.36%) MySQL
4 47 (11.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (8.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (3.89%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.19%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.70%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.46%) MS Access
10 6 (1.46%) SQLite
11 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.73%) Big Data
13 2 (0.49%) JasperReports
13 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.49%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 78 (18.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 66 (16.06%) Visual Studio
3 43 (10.46%) Git (software)
4 41 (9.98%) Subversion
5 40 (9.73%) JIRA
6 33 (8.03%) ReSharper
7 31 (7.54%) Ant
8 25 (6.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 13 (3.16%) Eclipse
10 12 (2.92%) NUnit
11 11 (2.68%) QUnit
12 7 (1.70%) Maven
13 6 (1.46%) Dreamweaver
14 5 (1.22%) Selenium
15 4 (0.97%) Jenkins
16 3 (0.73%) SpecFlow
16 3 (0.73%) Hudson
16 3 (0.73%) T4 Templates
16 3 (0.73%) Eclipse RCP
16 3 (0.73%) Bower
General
1 41 (9.98%) Telecoms
2 26 (6.33%) Retail
2 26 (6.33%) Finance
2 26 (6.33%) Automotive
3 13 (3.16%) Advertising
4 8 (1.95%) Banking
5 7 (1.70%) Marketing
6 4 (0.97%) Games
7 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.49%) Back Office
8 2 (0.49%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 377 (91.73%) Developer
2 132 (32.12%) .NET Developer
3 119 (28.95%) Senior Developer
4 70 (17.03%) Web Developer
5 64 (15.57%) Software Developer
5 64 (15.57%) C# Developer
6 57 (13.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 39 (9.49%) .NET Web Developer
7 39 (9.49%) Applications Developer
8 34 (8.27%) PHP Developer
8 34 (8.27%) C# Web Developer
9 31 (7.54%) Junior
9 31 (7.54%) Junior Developer
10 25 (6.08%) SharePoint Developer
10 25 (6.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 25 (6.08%) Mobile Developer
11 24 (5.84%) ASP.NET Developer
12 23 (5.60%) Senior Software Developer
12 23 (5.60%) Senior .NET Developer
13 16 (3.89%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (83.45%) HTML
2 340 (82.73%) CSS
3 307 (74.70%) .NET
4 292 (71.05%) jQuery
5 235 (57.18%) ASP.NET
6 180 (43.80%) .NET Framework
7 129 (31.39%) HTML5
8 117 (28.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 107 (26.03%) XML
10 102 (24.82%) JSON
11 77 (18.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 69 (16.79%) LINQ
13 68 (16.55%) Web Services
14 67 (16.30%) CSS3
15 64 (15.57%) KnockoutJS
16 62 (15.09%) AngularJS
17 57 (13.87%) WCF
18 39 (9.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 34 (8.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 30 (7.30%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.95%) User Experience
2 44 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 37 (9.00%) N-Tier
4 28 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (6.08%) Blackberry
6 23 (5.60%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.41%) Visualisation
8 9 (2.19%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.19%) GIS
9 8 (1.95%) Open Source
10 5 (1.22%) New Media
11 4 (0.97%) W3C
11 4 (0.97%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.73%) Remote Sensing
12 3 (0.73%) Telematics
12 3 (0.73%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (0.73%) Web 2.0
12 3 (0.73%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.49%) Smartphone
14 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 73 (17.76%) Windows
2 41 (9.98%) Android
3 40 (9.73%) Apple iOS
4 32 (7.79%) Windows 8
5 28 (6.81%) Linux
6 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (51.09%) MVC
3 105 (25.55%) Scrum
4 97 (23.60%) Web Development
5 78 (18.98%) TDD
6 75 (18.25%) OO
7 70 (17.03%) OOP
8 54 (13.14%) Responsive Web Design
9 53 (12.90%) E-Commerce
10 50 (12.17%) Mentoring
11 47 (11.44%) Software Engineering
12 41 (9.98%) SOA
13 36 (8.76%) BDD
14 32 (7.79%) Project Management
15 31 (7.54%) iOS Development
16 29 (7.06%) Android Development
16 29 (7.06%) CRM
17 25 (6.08%) OOA/OOD
17 25 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (5.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 323 (78.59%) JavaScript
2 290 (70.56%) C#
3 195 (47.45%) SQL
4 79 (19.22%) VB.NET
4 79 (19.22%) Java
5 76 (18.49%) T-SQL
6 70 (17.03%) PHP
7 25 (6.08%) Objective-C
7 25 (6.08%) VB
7 25 (6.08%) ActionScript
7 25 (6.08%) ActionScript 3.0
8 23 (5.60%) XAML
9 13 (3.16%) PHP5
10 12 (2.92%) C++
11 9 (2.19%) VBA
12 7 (1.70%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.46%) VC++
14 5 (1.22%) Ruby
14 5 (1.22%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.97%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (8.52%) MCSD
3 32 (7.79%) Security Cleared
4 31 (7.54%) SC Cleared
5 24 (5.84%) MCAD
5 24 (5.84%) MCTS
6 23 (5.60%) MCP
6 23 (5.60%) Degree
7 5 (1.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) MCPD
8 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.24%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.73%) QA
2 2 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 193 (46.96%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.30%) Sencha
3 26 (6.33%) Twitter
4 25 (6.08%) Appcelerator
5 8 (1.95%) AccuRev
6 7 (1.70%) Oracle
7 6 (1.46%) Zend
8 2 (0.49%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.49%) Adobe
8 2 (0.49%) Citrix
8 2 (0.49%) Google
8 2 (0.49%) Telerik
8 2 (0.49%) VMware
9 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.24%) Perforce
9 1 (0.24%) SAP
9 1 (0.24%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.24%) Lotus
9 1 (0.24%) Metastorm
Bromsgrove
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: 10% Bonus + Pension + PMC
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ASG International
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Droitwich
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago