The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ActiveX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ActiveX over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ActiveX
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 864 916 953
Rank change year-on-year +52 +37  
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 10 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.031% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.081% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 33
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  

ActiveX is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36381 38438 42391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.96% 38.97% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30594 33402 36268
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

ActiveX
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ActiveX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ActiveX in the UK

ActiveX
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ActiveX in the UK

ActiveX
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ActiveX over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ActiveX in the UK

ActiveX
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveX within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East Midlands +28 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Nottingham +6 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South East +40 3 £52,250 +22.94% 1
Surrey +43 2 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Woking +15 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Crawley - 1 £39,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £39,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing ActiveX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ActiveX.

1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 22 (81.48%) C#
3 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 19 (70.37%) SDLC
5 18 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 18 (66.67%) OO
6 16 (59.26%) Windows
7 15 (55.56%) .NET Framework
8 13 (48.15%) VB
8 13 (48.15%) Crystal Reports
8 13 (48.15%) VB6
8 13 (48.15%) Subversion
9 11 (40.74%) Regression Testing
9 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (37.04%) MSBuild
10 10 (37.04%) CruiseControl
10 10 (37.04%) SQL
10 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
10 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
11 9 (33.33%) C++
11 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
11 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (29.63%) TestComplete
12 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (25.93%) TDD
13 7 (25.93%) MVC
13 7 (25.93%) HTML
13 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
13 7 (25.93%) CSS
13 7 (25.93%) .NET Compact Framework

ActiveX
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) Multicast
2 3 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (48.15%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Subversion
2 10 (37.04%) CruiseControl
2 10 (37.04%) MSBuild
3 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 8 (29.63%) TestComplete
5 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (18.52%) Bitbucket
5 5 (18.52%) JIRA
5 5 (18.52%) Selenium
5 5 (18.52%) WebDriver
6 3 (11.11%) FxCop
6 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 3 (11.11%) StyleCop
6 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) VB Developer
2 13 (48.15%) VB6 Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (14.81%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
6 4 (14.81%) WPF Developer
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) T-SQL Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Junior Software Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 15 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
4 7 (25.93%) .NET Compact Framework
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 5 (18.52%) Node.js
5 5 (18.52%) OpenLayers
5 5 (18.52%) WPF
6 4 (14.81%) MFC
7 3 (11.11%) ADO.NET
7 3 (11.11%) COM
7 3 (11.11%) FFmpeg
7 3 (11.11%) LINQ
7 3 (11.11%) WCF
7 3 (11.11%) WinForms
7 3 (11.11%) X-Windows
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) SDLC
2 18 (66.67%) OO
3 11 (40.74%) Regression Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.93%) MVC
6 7 (25.93%) TDD
7 5 (18.52%) MVVM
7 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
8 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
9 3 (11.11%) CAD
9 3 (11.11%) Document Management
9 3 (11.11%) ERP
9 3 (11.11%) Market Research
9 3 (11.11%) OOD
9 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (11.11%) UML
9 3 (11.11%) Web Development
10 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C#
2 18 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 13 (48.15%) VB
3 13 (48.15%) VB6
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 9 (33.33%) C++
6 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 3 (11.11%) VC++
8 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + flexible working + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago