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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ajax
Rank 112 69 54
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 115 195 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.99% 3.57% 4.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.38% 9.62% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 103 165 224
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
2139 2028 2158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.05% 37.16% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1946 1750 1920
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
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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
Birmingham -30 27 £36,750 +5.00% 1
Warwickshire -27 23 £35,000 -11.39% 3
Staffordshire -27 19 £37,500 - 2
Coventry -1 17 £47,500 +29.62% 1
Worcestershire -15 10 £35,000 +27.27%
Wolverhampton +12 6 £31,250 -21.87%
Solihull +8 3 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Shropshire -5 2 £20,000 +14.28%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £30,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £35,000 -
Ajax
England

Ajax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 224 (86.49%) HTML
2 222 (85.71%) CSS
3 193 (74.52%) JavaScript
4 164 (63.32%) jQuery
5 158 (61.00%) .NET
6 146 (56.37%) C#
7 125 (48.26%) SQL
8 114 (44.02%) ASP.NET
9 108 (41.70%) SQL Server
10 83 (32.05%) MySQL
11 79 (30.50%) HTML5
12 74 (28.57%) Microsoft
13 68 (26.25%) PHP
14 63 (24.32%) MVC
14 63 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
15 60 (23.17%) .NET Framework
16 59 (22.78%) Web Services
17 57 (22.01%) OO
18 56 (21.62%) XML
19 50 (19.31%) Linux
20 48 (18.53%) VB.NET
21 47 (18.15%) Windows
21 47 (18.15%) SQL Server 2008
22 45 (17.37%) CSS3
22 45 (17.37%) JSON
22 45 (17.37%) Web Development
23 39 (15.06%) T-SQL
24 37 (14.29%) Java
25 33 (12.74%) IIS
25 33 (12.74%) Scrum

Ajax
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 33 (12.74%) IIS
2 26 (10.04%) SharePoint
3 20 (7.72%) Apache
4 18 (6.95%) CMS
5 15 (5.79%) Tomcat
6 12 (4.63%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (3.86%) WordPress
8 9 (3.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (3.47%) WebSphere
8 9 (3.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (3.09%) DNN
10 7 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (2.70%) Node.js
11 3 (1.16%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.39%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.70%) MS Office
3 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (5.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.32%) Magento
3 2 (0.77%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.63%) SaaS
2 10 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.47%) Office 365
4 5 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.39%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.95%) Internet
2 15 (5.79%) HTTP
3 5 (1.93%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) LAN
5 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (41.70%) SQL Server
2 83 (32.05%) MySQL
3 47 (18.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (12.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (9.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (8.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (6.56%) NoSQL
8 11 (4.25%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.70%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.93%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (1.54%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.77%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.39%) MS Access
15 1 (0.39%) OLAP
15 1 (0.39%) SQLite
15 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 22 (8.49%) Subversion
1 22 (8.49%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.18%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.47%) Maven
5 7 (2.70%) Ant
5 7 (2.70%) Bower
6 4 (1.54%) AccuRev
7 3 (1.16%) PEAR
7 3 (1.16%) JIRA
7 3 (1.16%) Bugzilla
7 3 (1.16%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.16%) Hudson
7 3 (1.16%) Trac
7 3 (1.16%) Grunt
8 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.77%) NUnit
9 1 (0.39%) Log4j
9 1 (0.39%) JUnit
9 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (6.56%) Games
2 11 (4.25%) Back Office
3 10 (3.86%) Finance
3 10 (3.86%) Marketing
4 8 (3.09%) Automotive
5 6 (2.32%) Retail
6 4 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 228 (88.03%) Developer
2 59 (22.78%) .NET Developer
3 44 (16.99%) PHP Developer
4 42 (16.22%) C# Developer
5 40 (15.44%) Software Developer
6 36 (13.90%) Senior Developer
7 34 (13.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (12.36%) Web Developer
9 20 (7.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (6.56%) Java Developer
11 16 (6.18%) Front-End Developer
12 15 (5.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 13 (5.02%) PHP Web Developer
13 13 (5.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (4.63%) .NET Software Developer
14 12 (4.63%) VB.NET Developer
14 12 (4.63%) Architect
14 12 (4.63%) Junior
14 12 (4.63%) Junior Developer
15 10 (3.86%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (86.49%) HTML
2 222 (85.71%) CSS
3 164 (63.32%) jQuery
4 158 (61.00%) .NET
5 114 (44.02%) ASP.NET
6 79 (30.50%) HTML5
7 60 (23.17%) .NET Framework
8 59 (22.78%) Web Services
9 56 (21.62%) XML
10 45 (17.37%) JSON
10 45 (17.37%) CSS3
11 33 (12.74%) WCF
12 32 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (10.42%) LINQ
14 25 (9.65%) J2EE
15 23 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 20 (7.72%) Hibernate
17 19 (7.34%) XHTML
17 19 (7.34%) Spring
17 19 (7.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.18%) N-Tier
1 16 (6.18%) Mobile App
1 16 (6.18%) User Experience
2 15 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.86%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.09%) Learning Management System
4 8 (3.09%) W3C
5 7 (2.70%) Web 2.0
5 7 (2.70%) Smartphone
6 6 (2.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.93%) Kindle
8 4 (1.54%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.54%) SCORM
8 4 (1.54%) NHS
9 3 (1.16%) GIS
9 3 (1.16%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.31%) Linux
2 47 (18.15%) Windows
3 22 (8.49%) Android
4 15 (5.79%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.25%) UNIX
6 7 (2.70%) HPUX
6 7 (2.70%) Solaris
7 3 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.32%) MVC
1 63 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (22.01%) OO
3 45 (17.37%) Web Development
4 33 (12.74%) Scrum
5 26 (10.04%) OOP
5 26 (10.04%) Unit Testing
6 24 (9.27%) Software Engineering
7 23 (8.88%) E-Commerce
8 19 (7.34%) Android Development
8 19 (7.34%) SDLC
9 17 (6.56%) SOA
10 15 (5.79%) Project Management
10 15 (5.79%) CRM
11 13 (5.02%) iOS Development
12 12 (4.63%) Mobile Application Development
12 12 (4.63%) TDD
12 12 (4.63%) Mentoring
12 12 (4.63%) Mobile Development
13 11 (4.25%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 193 (74.52%) JavaScript
2 146 (56.37%) C#
3 125 (48.26%) SQL
4 68 (26.25%) PHP
5 48 (18.53%) VB.NET
6 39 (15.06%) T-SQL
7 37 (14.29%) Java
8 25 (9.65%) VB
9 14 (5.41%) C
10 11 (4.25%) VBScript
11 10 (3.86%) VB6
12 9 (3.47%) PHP5
13 6 (2.32%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.93%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.54%) VBA
16 3 (1.16%) XPath
17 2 (0.77%) VC++
17 2 (0.77%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.77%) Perl
17 2 (0.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (6.95%) Degree
2 15 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.41%) MCTS
3 14 (5.41%) MCP
3 14 (5.41%) MCAD
3 14 (5.41%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 74 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.11%) Telerik
3 19 (7.34%) Oracle
4 7 (2.70%) Business Objects
4 7 (2.70%) Metastorm
4 7 (2.70%) IBM
5 6 (2.32%) Zend
6 3 (1.16%) Facebook
6 3 (1.16%) Twitter
6 3 (1.16%) Citrix
6 3 (1.16%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.16%) HubSpot
7 2 (0.77%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.77%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.77%) VMware
8 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.39%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.39%) SAP
8 1 (0.39%) Adobe
West Midlands
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus scheme and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + flexible working + beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Talent Spa
Salary: £37k + company car after 6 month probation period
Posted: 14 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum plus standard benefits
Posted: 25 days ago