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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ajax
Rank 67 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 167 231 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.39% 4.61% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.63% 11.91% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 141 214 187
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1734 1940 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.19% 38.71% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1722 1721
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +18 58 £39,000 +4.00% 5
Staffordshire +2 43 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Birmingham -30 35 £37,500 - 10
Wolverhampton 0 9 £38,000 +33.33% 1
Worcestershire -5 9 £35,000 - 1
Solihull -13 9 £40,000 +4.57%
Walsall -3 6 £35,250 +13.70%
Coventry -3 4 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £38,000 -
Shropshire -3 1 £38,000 +11.76%
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 247 (77.43%) HTML
2 238 (74.61%) .NET
3 227 (71.16%) CSS
4 216 (67.71%) JavaScript
5 215 (67.40%) SQL Server
6 199 (62.38%) C#
7 197 (61.76%) ASP.NET
8 190 (59.56%) jQuery
9 158 (49.53%) MVC
10 152 (47.65%) SQL
11 116 (36.36%) Microsoft
12 115 (36.05%) HTML5
13 99 (31.03%) XML
14 91 (28.53%) Web Services
15 89 (27.90%) T-SQL
16 86 (26.96%) Web Development
17 80 (25.08%) .NET Framework
18 73 (22.88%) MS Excel
19 72 (22.57%) CSS3
20 69 (21.63%) TDD
21 63 (19.75%) VB.NET
22 62 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
23 59 (18.50%) E-Commerce
24 57 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
25 52 (16.30%) Unit Testing
26 49 (15.36%) PHP
26 49 (15.36%) OO
27 48 (15.05%) SOAP
28 47 (14.73%) Java
29 46 (14.42%) JSON

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 14 (4.39%) CMS
3 11 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.45%) Node.js
4 10 (3.13%) Apache
5 6 (1.88%) WordPress
5 6 (1.88%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.57%) WebSphere Portal
6 5 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.57%) IBM Connections
7 4 (1.25%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.63%) IIS
8 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.31%) Drupal
9 1 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 73 (22.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.31%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 8 (2.51%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.88%) Magento
3 3 (0.94%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.94%) e-Work
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.31%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.57%) GitHub
2 3 (0.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.52%) Intranet
2 18 (5.64%) Internet
3 6 (1.88%) LDAP
3 6 (1.88%) Broadband
4 4 (1.25%) Extranet
4 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.63%) HTTP
5 2 (0.63%) Wireless
6 1 (0.31%) Network Security
6 1 (0.31%) Modbus
6 1 (0.31%) SMTP
6 1 (0.31%) DHCP
6 1 (0.31%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (67.40%) SQL Server
2 44 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (10.34%) MySQL
4 31 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (6.27%) JasperReports
6 19 (5.96%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (5.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (5.64%) Crystal Reports
7 18 (5.64%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.45%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.19%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.88%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.94%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.94%) MS Access
13 2 (0.63%) DTS
13 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.31%) ActiveReports
14 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (12.85%) Subversion
2 35 (10.97%) Eclipse
3 31 (9.72%) Git (software)
4 21 (6.58%) Visual Studio
5 20 (6.27%) Maven
5 20 (6.27%) Selenium
5 20 (6.27%) FitNesse
6 18 (5.64%) Jenkins
7 15 (4.70%) JIRA
8 10 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.57%) Zend Studio
9 5 (1.57%) NetBeans
9 5 (1.57%) PhpStorm
10 4 (1.25%) NUnit
10 4 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (1.25%) Hudson
11 3 (0.94%) Apache Continuum
11 3 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.94%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.63%) PhoneGap
General
1 32 (10.03%) Automotive
2 25 (7.84%) Games
3 19 (5.96%) Finance
4 12 (3.76%) Retail
5 11 (3.45%) Marketing
6 9 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.82%) Law
7 8 (2.51%) Back Office
7 8 (2.51%) Military
8 7 (2.19%) Legal
9 5 (1.57%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.31%) Advertising
11 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 284 (89.03%) Developer
2 100 (31.35%) .NET Developer
3 87 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 85 (26.65%) Senior Developer
5 54 (16.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 41 (12.85%) C# Developer
7 30 (9.40%) Software Developer
8 26 (8.15%) PHP Developer
8 26 (8.15%) Senior C# Developer
9 25 (7.84%) .NET Web Developer
10 23 (7.21%) Java Developer
11 21 (6.58%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (5.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (5.02%) Team Leader
14 15 (4.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (4.70%) Senior Web Developer
15 13 (4.08%) PHP Web Developer
15 13 (4.08%) Java Team Leader
16 9 (2.82%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (77.43%) HTML
2 238 (74.61%) .NET
3 227 (71.16%) CSS
4 197 (61.76%) ASP.NET
5 190 (59.56%) jQuery
6 115 (36.05%) HTML5
7 99 (31.03%) XML
8 91 (28.53%) Web Services
9 80 (25.08%) .NET Framework
10 72 (22.57%) CSS3
11 62 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (15.05%) SOAP
13 46 (14.42%) JSON
14 44 (13.79%) XSLT
14 44 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 34 (10.66%) XHTML
15 34 (10.66%) LINQ
16 32 (10.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 31 (9.72%) Spring
18 30 (9.40%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.15%) N-Tier
2 16 (5.02%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.51%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.51%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (2.19%) Open Source
5 6 (1.88%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.57%) New Media
7 4 (1.25%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.63%) FMCG
8 2 (0.63%) W3C
8 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.63%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.63%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.31%) Statistics
9 1 (0.31%) Physics
9 1 (0.31%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.31%) Blog
9 1 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.39%) Linux
2 7 (2.19%) Windows
3 5 (1.57%) Android
3 5 (1.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.31%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (0.31%) UNIX
4 1 (0.31%) Debian
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (49.53%) MVC
2 86 (26.96%) Web Development
3 69 (21.63%) TDD
4 59 (18.50%) E-Commerce
5 57 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (16.30%) Unit Testing
7 49 (15.36%) OO
8 32 (10.03%) Software Engineering
9 28 (8.78%) SEO
10 25 (7.84%) Scrum
11 20 (6.27%) OOP
11 20 (6.27%) Multithreading
12 17 (5.33%) SOA
13 15 (4.70%) Web Design
13 15 (4.70%) Document Management
14 14 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (4.39%) Web Application Development
15 13 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
16 9 (2.82%) Mobile Application Development
17 8 (2.51%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 216 (67.71%) JavaScript
2 199 (62.38%) C#
3 152 (47.65%) SQL
4 89 (27.90%) T-SQL
5 63 (19.75%) VB.NET
6 49 (15.36%) PHP
7 47 (14.73%) Java
8 39 (12.23%) VB
9 24 (7.52%) C++
10 22 (6.90%) C
11 16 (5.02%) VBScript
12 14 (4.39%) PHP5
13 10 (3.13%) Perl
14 6 (1.88%) Ruby
14 6 (1.88%) ActionScript
14 6 (1.88%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.57%) ActionScript 3.0
16 4 (1.25%) VB6
17 3 (0.94%) PHP4
18 2 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (7.84%) Degree
2 21 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 116 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 40 (12.54%) Oracle
3 25 (7.84%) JBoss
4 19 (5.96%) Business Objects
5 14 (4.39%) AccuRev
6 8 (2.51%) Google
7 7 (2.19%) Zend
8 6 (1.88%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.57%) IBM
10 4 (1.25%) Metastorm
11 3 (0.94%) Telerik
12 2 (0.63%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.63%) Sencha
13 1 (0.31%) Red Gate
13 1 (0.31%) Twitter
13 1 (0.31%) Yahoo!
13 1 (0.31%) SAP
13 1 (0.31%) Adobe
13 1 (0.31%) Citrix
13 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
networx
Salary: £35,704 to £37,586 (pay award pending)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Network ITR
Salary: £50,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Ventures
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits scheme, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Ventures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Superb Benefits + Perks
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £39000 - £44000 per annum + Inc Great benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Staffordshire
TechCare Limited
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £50 per annum + bens inc flex working hours & 25 days hol
Posted: 21 days ago