Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Ajax skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ajax over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ajax
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 200 124
Rank change year-on-year +63 -76 -34
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 292 177 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.27% 1.46% 2.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.12% 3.52% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 259 163 322
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,050 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £48,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

Ajax is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5698 5032 5237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.23% 41.45% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4724 4368 4481
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Ajax as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in the North West

Ajax
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Ajax in the North West

Ajax
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in the North West over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Ajax in the North West

Ajax
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +59 210 £42,500 +13.33% 14
Cheshire +7 53 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Lancashire -8 19 £32,500 - 2
Merseyside -2 10 £39,000 +4.00%
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing Ajax also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 228 (78.08%) JavaScript
2 184 (63.01%) HTML
3 183 (62.67%) jQuery
4 175 (59.93%) CSS
5 149 (51.03%) Agile Software Development
6 141 (48.29%) SQL
7 128 (43.84%) MVC
8 125 (42.81%) C#
9 124 (42.47%) .NET
10 104 (35.62%) ASP.NET
11 102 (34.93%) Web Development
12 99 (33.90%) PHP
13 92 (31.51%) HTML5
14 90 (30.82%) SQL Server
14 90 (30.82%) Web Services
15 79 (27.05%) MySQL
16 73 (25.00%) OO
17 72 (24.66%) XML
18 71 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
19 68 (23.29%) AngularJS
19 68 (23.29%) Java
20 65 (22.26%) JSON
21 64 (21.92%) Finance
22 56 (19.18%) Scrum
23 52 (17.81%) Degree
24 51 (17.47%) Microsoft
25 49 (16.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 48 (16.44%) SOA
26 48 (16.44%) Marketing
27 47 (16.10%) Digital Marketing

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (14.38%) Apache
2 19 (6.51%) IIS
2 19 (6.51%) Tomcat
3 18 (6.16%) nginx
4 14 (4.79%) WebSphere
5 11 (3.77%) Drupal
6 9 (3.08%) EPiServer
7 8 (2.74%) CMS
8 7 (2.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (2.40%) JBoss
8 7 (2.40%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.71%) Facebook Platform
9 5 (1.71%) WordPress
10 4 (1.37%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.03%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (5.14%) FileZilla
2 14 (4.79%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (5.14%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (1.37%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.34%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.48%) Sage Pay
2 12 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (1.03%) GitHub
6 3 (1.03%) PaaS
7 2 (0.68%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.53%) HTTP
2 16 (5.48%) SSL
3 15 (5.14%) FTP
3 15 (5.14%) SMTP
4 4 (1.37%) Broadband
5 3 (1.03%) Internet
5 3 (1.03%) LDAP
6 1 (0.34%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (30.82%) SQL Server
2 79 (27.05%) MySQL
3 27 (9.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (6.51%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (4.11%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (3.42%) MongoDB
8 9 (3.08%) Redis
9 8 (2.74%) Big Data
10 6 (2.05%) CouchDB
10 6 (2.05%) Neo4j
10 6 (2.05%) Riak
11 5 (1.71%) Data Lake
11 5 (1.71%) MariaDB
11 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 46 (15.75%) Git (software)
2 36 (12.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (10.62%) Visual Studio
4 19 (6.51%) Subversion
5 17 (5.82%) Grunt
5 17 (5.82%) gulp
6 10 (3.42%) Bitbucket
7 8 (2.74%) JIRA
8 7 (2.40%) Selenium
9 6 (2.05%) Jasmine
9 6 (2.05%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (1.71%) JUnit
10 5 (1.71%) QUnit
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.03%) Xcode
12 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.68%) Gradle
12 2 (0.68%) JProfiler
12 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 64 (21.92%) Finance
2 48 (16.44%) Marketing
3 40 (13.70%) Telecoms
4 39 (13.36%) Manufacturing
5 36 (12.33%) Electronics
6 8 (2.74%) Retail
7 7 (2.40%) Advertising
8 4 (1.37%) Back Office
8 4 (1.37%) Banking
9 3 (1.03%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.03%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Games
10 1 (0.34%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 273 (93.49%) Developer
2 85 (29.11%) .NET Developer
3 71 (24.32%) C# Developer
4 69 (23.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (17.47%) ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (14.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (14.04%) PHP Developer
7 41 (14.04%) Software Developer
8 40 (13.70%) Java Developer
9 37 (12.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 32 (10.96%) Web Developer
11 31 (10.62%) Senior Developer
12 20 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
13 16 (5.48%) Java Software Developer
14 13 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 13 (4.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 13 (4.45%) Graduate
15 12 (4.11%) UI Developer
16 11 (3.77%) Applications Developer
17 9 (3.08%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (63.01%) HTML
2 183 (62.67%) jQuery
3 175 (59.93%) CSS
4 124 (42.47%) .NET
5 104 (35.62%) ASP.NET
6 92 (31.51%) HTML5
7 90 (30.82%) Web Services
8 72 (24.66%) XML
9 71 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 68 (23.29%) AngularJS
11 65 (22.26%) JSON
12 49 (16.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 44 (15.07%) .NET Framework
14 42 (14.38%) ASP.NET Web API
15 41 (14.04%) CSS3
15 41 (14.04%) LAMP
15 41 (14.04%) SOAP
16 36 (12.33%) REST
17 32 (10.96%) J2EE
17 32 (10.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.67%) Computer Science
2 31 (10.62%) User Experience
3 26 (8.90%) N-Tier
4 17 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.48%) iPad
6 14 (4.79%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.05%) Wiki
9 4 (1.37%) Blog
9 4 (1.37%) Fintech
10 3 (1.03%) W3C
10 3 (1.03%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.34%) Animation
11 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.34%) Robotics
11 1 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.07%) Linux
2 9 (3.08%) Android
2 9 (3.08%) Apple iOS
2 9 (3.08%) Windows
3 8 (2.74%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.40%) Unix
5 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (51.03%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (43.84%) MVC
3 102 (34.93%) Web Development
4 73 (25.00%) OO
5 56 (19.18%) Scrum
6 48 (16.44%) SOA
7 47 (16.10%) Digital Marketing
8 46 (15.75%) TDD
9 44 (15.07%) E-Commerce
10 42 (14.38%) Test Automation
11 40 (13.70%) OOP
12 37 (12.67%) Front End Development
12 37 (12.67%) Programme Management
13 36 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (12.33%) Responsive Web Design
14 29 (9.93%) Software Engineering
15 28 (9.59%) Unit Testing
16 27 (9.25%) Web Design
17 25 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (8.22%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 228 (78.08%) JavaScript
2 141 (48.29%) SQL
3 125 (42.81%) C#
4 99 (33.90%) PHP
5 68 (23.29%) Java
6 32 (10.96%) Ruby
7 25 (8.56%) T-SQL
8 24 (8.22%) C
9 22 (7.53%) Python
10 15 (5.14%) C++
10 15 (5.14%) VB.NET
10 15 (5.14%) VBScript
11 14 (4.79%) Perl
12 13 (4.45%) TypeScript
13 10 (3.42%) Go
14 9 (3.08%) VB
15 7 (2.40%) RPG
15 7 (2.40%) RPG IV
16 6 (2.05%) Groovy
16 6 (2.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 52 (17.81%) Degree
2 14 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.34%) HND
3 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.03%) Kibana
1 3 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (1.03%) SCCM
2 2 (0.68%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (17.47%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.04%) SAP
3 26 (8.90%) Oracle
4 16 (5.48%) PayPal
5 15 (5.14%) CyberSource
6 13 (4.45%) Google
7 11 (3.77%) Adobe
7 11 (3.77%) IBM
8 9 (3.08%) Sitecore
9 8 (2.74%) Xamarin
10 7 (2.40%) Facebook
11 5 (1.71%) Perforce
12 4 (1.37%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.37%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.03%) Zend
14 2 (0.68%) Twitter
15 1 (0.34%) Apple
15 1 (0.34%) Percona
15 1 (0.34%) RedGate
15 1 (0.34%) Telerik