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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 65 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 198 200 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.68% 3.61% 4.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.77% 9.77% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 172 189 196
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 £25,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £52,500
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
2026 2048 1976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.63% 36.99% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 1822 1738
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -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 24 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 24 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 +7 64 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Birmingham +1 49 £35,000 -9.09% 12
Warwickshire -16 25 £40,000 +17.64% 8
Worcestershire +11 20 £30,000 -24.05% 1
Coventry +4 14 £37,500 +2.73% 3
Herefordshire +5 7 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Wolverhampton +3 6 £40,000 -
Solihull -8 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 24 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.

1 307 (83.65%) HTML
2 286 (77.93%) .NET
3 275 (74.93%) CSS
4 257 (70.03%) JavaScript
5 251 (68.39%) SQL Server
6 250 (68.12%) C#
6 250 (68.12%) ASP.NET
7 235 (64.03%) SQL
8 230 (62.67%) jQuery
9 175 (47.68%) Microsoft
10 152 (41.42%) MVC
11 132 (35.97%) HTML5
12 116 (31.61%) .NET Framework
13 115 (31.34%) XML
14 102 (27.79%) Web Services
15 99 (26.98%) VB.NET
16 98 (26.70%) Web Development
17 87 (23.71%) TDD
18 86 (23.43%) Agile Software Development
19 83 (22.62%) T-SQL
20 76 (20.71%) CSS3
21 69 (18.80%) ASP.NET MVC
22 63 (17.17%) XSLT
23 62 (16.89%) E-Commerce
23 62 (16.89%) Unit Testing
24 58 (15.80%) Visual Studio
25 57 (15.53%) MS Excel
26 55 (14.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 50 (13.62%) OO
27 50 (13.62%) Java

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 25 (6.81%) Tomcat
2 20 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.45%) IIS
3 18 (4.90%) CMS
4 14 (3.81%) Apache
5 10 (2.72%) Node.js
6 9 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (2.18%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.36%) WordPress
9 4 (1.09%) ExpressionEngine
9 4 (1.09%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.82%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.82%) nginx
11 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.54%) Drupal
12 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 57 (15.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.45%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.36%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.27%) GIMP
4 1 (0.27%) MS Office
4 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (2.18%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.91%) e-Work
3 5 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.82%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.54%) Magento
6 1 (0.27%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.27%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.18%) Intranet
3 7 (1.91%) Internet
4 4 (1.09%) DNS
4 4 (1.09%) Extranet
5 2 (0.54%) LDAP
6 1 (0.27%) Modbus
6 1 (0.27%) DHCP
6 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (68.39%) SQL Server
2 48 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (10.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (8.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (8.17%) MySQL
6 27 (7.36%) Crystal Reports
7 21 (5.72%) Oracle Database
8 19 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (4.09%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (3.81%) JasperReports
11 12 (3.27%) Relational Database
12 11 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (2.45%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.91%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.91%) Big Data
15 5 (1.36%) MS Access
15 5 (1.36%) Data Mining
16 4 (1.09%) DTS
16 4 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 58 (15.80%) Visual Studio
2 43 (11.72%) Subversion
3 34 (9.26%) JIRA
4 27 (7.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (4.63%) Git (software)
5 17 (4.63%) Eclipse
6 14 (3.81%) Selenium
6 14 (3.81%) FitNesse
6 14 (3.81%) Maven
6 14 (3.81%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.36%) Hudson
7 5 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.09%) ReSharper
8 4 (1.09%) NUnit
8 4 (1.09%) CruiseControl
8 4 (1.09%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (0.82%) Grunt
9 3 (0.82%) PhoneGap
9 3 (0.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 39 (10.63%) Automotive
2 20 (5.45%) Games
3 15 (4.09%) Finance
4 14 (3.81%) Retail
5 10 (2.72%) Law
5 10 (2.72%) Military
6 6 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.63%) Marketing
7 4 (1.09%) Billing
8 2 (0.54%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 322 (87.74%) Developer
2 139 (37.87%) .NET Developer
3 92 (25.07%) Senior Developer
4 70 (19.07%) Web Developer
5 67 (18.26%) C# Developer
6 44 (11.99%) ASP.NET Developer
7 34 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (8.72%) Senior .NET Developer
9 28 (7.63%) Senior C# Developer
10 25 (6.81%) Applications Developer
11 24 (6.54%) PHP Developer
12 23 (6.27%) VB.NET Developer
12 23 (6.27%) Software Developer
12 23 (6.27%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (5.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (4.90%) Team Leader
15 16 (4.36%) Junior
15 16 (4.36%) Programmer
15 16 (4.36%) Junior Developer
15 16 (4.36%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (83.65%) HTML
2 286 (77.93%) .NET
3 275 (74.93%) CSS
4 250 (68.12%) ASP.NET
5 230 (62.67%) jQuery
6 132 (35.97%) HTML5
7 116 (31.61%) .NET Framework
8 115 (31.34%) XML
9 102 (27.79%) Web Services
10 76 (20.71%) CSS3
11 69 (18.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (17.17%) XSLT
13 55 (14.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 50 (13.62%) JSON
15 49 (13.35%) LINQ
16 46 (12.53%) XHTML
17 44 (11.99%) SOAP
18 42 (11.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 30 (8.17%) WCF
20 25 (6.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.72%) N-Tier
2 28 (7.63%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.09%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.45%) Open Source
5 7 (1.91%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (1.36%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.09%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.09%) Telematics
7 4 (1.09%) Remote Sensing
8 3 (0.82%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.54%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.27%) Physics
10 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.90%) Windows
2 17 (4.63%) Linux
3 10 (2.72%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.18%) Android
5 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.82%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.82%) Debian
5 3 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (0.82%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (41.42%) MVC
2 98 (26.70%) Web Development
3 87 (23.71%) TDD
4 86 (23.43%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (16.89%) E-Commerce
5 62 (16.89%) Unit Testing
6 50 (13.62%) OO
7 38 (10.35%) SEO
8 36 (9.81%) SOA
9 35 (9.54%) Scrum
10 33 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (8.72%) Document Management
12 28 (7.63%) OOP
13 27 (7.36%) Software Engineering
14 18 (4.90%) Multithreading
15 12 (3.27%) Project Management
15 12 (3.27%) Migration
15 12 (3.27%) Web Application Development
16 11 (3.00%) Mobile Application Development
16 11 (3.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 257 (70.03%) JavaScript
2 250 (68.12%) C#
3 235 (64.03%) SQL
4 99 (26.98%) VB.NET
5 83 (22.62%) T-SQL
6 50 (13.62%) Java
7 38 (10.35%) VB
8 36 (9.81%) PHP
9 18 (4.90%) C++
10 13 (3.54%) C
11 12 (3.27%) VB6
12 10 (2.72%) VBScript
13 9 (2.45%) ActionScript
14 8 (2.18%) Delphi
14 8 (2.18%) Perl
14 8 (2.18%) Python
15 7 (1.91%) PHP5
15 7 (1.91%) ActionScript 3.0
16 6 (1.63%) XAML
17 5 (1.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (10.90%) Degree
2 20 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.09%) MCSD
4 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) OCA
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 175 (47.68%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.17%) Oracle
3 31 (8.45%) AccuRev
4 17 (4.63%) JBoss
5 11 (3.00%) Google
6 10 (2.72%) Metastorm
6 10 (2.72%) Business Objects
7 7 (1.91%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.91%) Sencha
8 6 (1.63%) Zend
9 4 (1.09%) Telerik
10 3 (0.82%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.82%) Appcelerator
11 2 (0.54%) Twitter
12 1 (0.27%) Yahoo!
12 1 (0.27%) SAP
12 1 (0.27%) Citrix
12 1 (0.27%) Apple
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