The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 64 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 193 189 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.59% 3.40% 4.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.58% 9.30% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 169 178 199
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2015 2032 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.50% 36.59% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1719 1811 1740
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ajax
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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
(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
Staffordshire +12 63 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Birmingham +6 48 £37,500 -2.59% 11
Warwickshire -17 23 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Worcestershire +10 20 £30,000 -24.05% 1
Coventry +5 13 £37,500 -1.96% 2
Herefordshire - 7 £31,500 -
Wolverhampton +2 6 £40,000 -
Solihull -11 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Shropshire +1 2 £27,500 -19.11%
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 306 (84.07%) HTML
2 283 (77.75%) .NET
3 272 (74.73%) CSS
4 257 (70.60%) JavaScript
5 246 (67.58%) SQL Server
5 246 (67.58%) ASP.NET
6 245 (67.31%) C#
7 234 (64.29%) SQL
8 228 (62.64%) jQuery
9 173 (47.53%) Microsoft
10 148 (40.66%) MVC
11 128 (35.16%) HTML5
12 118 (32.42%) XML
13 117 (32.14%) .NET Framework
14 103 (28.30%) Web Services
15 100 (27.47%) VB.NET
16 98 (26.92%) Web Development
17 83 (22.80%) TDD
18 82 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
19 79 (21.70%) T-SQL
20 75 (20.60%) CSS3
21 67 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
22 64 (17.58%) XSLT
23 61 (16.76%) Unit Testing
24 60 (16.48%) E-Commerce
25 58 (15.93%) Visual Studio
26 56 (15.38%) MS Excel
27 55 (15.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 51 (14.01%) Java
28 51 (14.01%) JSON

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 24 (6.59%) Tomcat
2 20 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.49%) IIS
3 18 (4.95%) CMS
4 14 (3.85%) Apache
5 10 (2.75%) Node.js
6 9 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.37%) WordPress
9 4 (1.10%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.10%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (0.82%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.82%) nginx
11 2 (0.55%) Drupal
11 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 56 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.47%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.37%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.27%) GIMP
4 1 (0.27%) MS Office
4 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (2.20%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.92%) e-Work
3 5 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.82%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.55%) Magento
6 1 (0.27%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.30%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.20%) Intranet
3 7 (1.92%) Internet
4 4 (1.10%) Extranet
4 4 (1.10%) DNS
5 2 (0.55%) LDAP
6 1 (0.27%) DHCP
6 1 (0.27%) HTTP
6 1 (0.27%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (67.58%) SQL Server
2 48 (13.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 30 (8.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (8.24%) MySQL
5 25 (6.87%) Crystal Reports
6 21 (5.77%) Oracle Database
7 18 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (3.57%) JasperReports
11 12 (3.30%) Relational Database
12 11 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (2.47%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.92%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.92%) Big Data
15 5 (1.37%) Data Mining
15 5 (1.37%) MS Access
16 4 (1.10%) DTS
16 4 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 58 (15.93%) Visual Studio
2 42 (11.54%) Subversion
3 35 (9.62%) JIRA
4 28 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (4.95%) Git (software)
6 16 (4.40%) Eclipse
7 13 (3.57%) Selenium
7 13 (3.57%) FitNesse
7 13 (3.57%) Maven
7 13 (3.57%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.37%) Hudson
8 5 (1.37%) ReSharper
8 5 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (1.10%) NUnit
9 4 (1.10%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.10%) Ant
9 4 (1.10%) PhoneGap
9 4 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 37 (10.16%) Automotive
2 19 (5.22%) Games
3 15 (4.12%) Retail
3 15 (4.12%) Finance
4 10 (2.75%) Law
4 10 (2.75%) Military
5 7 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.65%) Marketing
7 4 (1.10%) Billing
8 2 (0.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 319 (87.64%) Developer
2 138 (37.91%) .NET Developer
3 88 (24.18%) Senior Developer
4 74 (20.33%) Web Developer
5 63 (17.31%) C# Developer
6 44 (12.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (9.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
9 26 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
9 26 (7.14%) Applications Developer
10 24 (6.59%) PHP Developer
11 23 (6.32%) Software Developer
11 23 (6.32%) VB.NET Developer
11 23 (6.32%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (4.95%) .NET Web Developer
14 17 (4.67%) Team Leader
15 16 (4.40%) Junior Developer
15 16 (4.40%) Programmer
15 16 (4.40%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (84.07%) HTML
2 283 (77.75%) .NET
3 272 (74.73%) CSS
4 246 (67.58%) ASP.NET
5 228 (62.64%) jQuery
6 128 (35.16%) HTML5
7 118 (32.42%) XML
8 117 (32.14%) .NET Framework
9 103 (28.30%) Web Services
10 75 (20.60%) CSS3
11 67 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 64 (17.58%) XSLT
13 55 (15.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 51 (14.01%) JSON
15 49 (13.46%) LINQ
16 46 (12.64%) XHTML
17 43 (11.81%) SOAP
17 43 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 30 (8.24%) WCF
19 24 (6.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.09%) N-Tier
2 29 (7.97%) Mobile App
3 14 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.75%) Open Source
5 7 (1.92%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.10%) Remote Sensing
7 4 (1.10%) Telematics
7 4 (1.10%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.10%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.55%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.27%) Physics
9 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.24%) Windows
2 17 (4.67%) Linux
3 11 (3.02%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.47%) Android
5 4 (1.10%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.82%) Debian
6 3 (0.82%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (40.66%) MVC
2 98 (26.92%) Web Development
3 83 (22.80%) TDD
4 82 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (16.76%) Unit Testing
6 60 (16.48%) E-Commerce
7 47 (12.91%) OO
8 38 (10.44%) SEO
9 37 (10.16%) SOA
10 36 (9.89%) Scrum
11 34 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (8.79%) Document Management
13 29 (7.97%) OOP
14 27 (7.42%) Software Engineering
15 17 (4.67%) Multithreading
16 12 (3.30%) Web Application Development
16 12 (3.30%) Migration
16 12 (3.30%) Project Management
17 11 (3.02%) Process Management
17 11 (3.02%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 257 (70.60%) JavaScript
2 245 (67.31%) C#
3 234 (64.29%) SQL
4 100 (27.47%) VB.NET
5 79 (21.70%) T-SQL
6 51 (14.01%) Java
7 39 (10.71%) VB
8 36 (9.89%) PHP
9 18 (4.95%) C++
10 13 (3.57%) C
11 12 (3.30%) VB6
12 10 (2.75%) VBScript
12 10 (2.75%) ActionScript
13 8 (2.20%) Python
13 8 (2.20%) Delphi
13 8 (2.20%) Perl
13 8 (2.20%) ActionScript 3.0
14 7 (1.92%) PHP5
15 6 (1.65%) XAML
16 5 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (11.26%) Degree
2 20 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.10%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.10%) MCSD
4 1 (0.27%) OCA
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 173 (47.53%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.99%) Oracle
3 31 (8.52%) AccuRev
4 16 (4.40%) JBoss
5 11 (3.02%) Google
6 10 (2.75%) Metastorm
7 8 (2.20%) Business Objects
7 8 (2.20%) Sencha
8 7 (1.92%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.65%) Zend
10 4 (1.10%) Telerik
10 4 (1.10%) Appcelerator
11 3 (0.82%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.55%) Twitter
13 1 (0.27%) Yahoo!
13 1 (0.27%) SAP
13 1 (0.27%) Citrix
13 1 (0.27%) Apple
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits - pension, flexi etc
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: ''s highly negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Rugby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + executive benefits
Posted: 15 days ago