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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ActiveX
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 841 939 967
Rank change year-on-year +98 +28  
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 17 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.050% 0.038% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 9
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £28,300 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year +3.44% -6.45%  

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 34276 39857 40737
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.22% 38.33% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29253 34347 34594
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ActiveX in the UK

ActiveX
Top 15 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 28 March 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 +107 17 £37,500 -6.25% 1
South East +53 7 £39,500 +8.96%
Nottinghamshire +14 6 £37,500 -3.22% 1
East Midlands +12 6 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Nottingham +10 6 £41,250 +6.45% 1
South West +31 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Devon +1 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Exeter -6 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Surrey +49 3 £80,000 +120.68%
West Sussex - 3 £39,500 -
Crawley - 3 £39,500 -
Mansfield - 2 £37,500 -
Kent - 1 £23,000 -
West Malling - 1 £23,000 -
Camberley - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 37 (97.37%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) C#
3 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
4 25 (65.79%) OO
5 23 (60.53%) Windows
5 23 (60.53%) T-SQL
6 20 (52.63%) .NET Framework
7 18 (47.37%) SQL
7 18 (47.37%) Subversion
8 17 (44.74%) VB6
8 17 (44.74%) VB
9 16 (42.11%) SDLC
9 16 (42.11%) C++
9 16 (42.11%) Crystal Reports
10 15 (39.47%) CruiseControl
10 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
10 15 (39.47%) MSBuild
11 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
11 14 (36.84%) Degree
11 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
11 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
12 13 (34.21%) CSS
12 13 (34.21%) HTML
12 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (31.58%) TDD
13 12 (31.58%) MVC
13 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
14 11 (28.95%) Asset Management
15 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET

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 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.89%) Multicast
2 3 (7.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (42.11%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Subversion
2 15 (39.47%) CruiseControl
2 15 (39.47%) MSBuild
3 9 (23.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (23.68%) Bitbucket
3 9 (23.68%) JIRA
3 9 (23.68%) Selenium
3 9 (23.68%) WebDriver
4 4 (10.53%) TestComplete
4 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.89%) FxCop
5 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.89%) StyleCop
5 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
5 3 (7.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (5.26%) LabVIEW
6 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.63%) webpack
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) VB Developer
2 17 (44.74%) VB6 Developer
3 12 (31.58%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) C# WPF Developer
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Developer
5 5 (13.16%) WPF Developer
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Security Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) .NET
2 20 (52.63%) .NET Framework
3 13 (34.21%) CSS
3 13 (34.21%) HTML
4 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 10 (26.32%) Node.js
5 10 (26.32%) WPF
6 7 (18.42%) OpenLayers
7 5 (13.16%) WCF
8 4 (10.53%) WinForms
8 4 (10.53%) X-Windows
9 3 (7.89%) ADO.NET
9 3 (7.89%) Ajax
9 3 (7.89%) COM
9 3 (7.89%) jQuery
9 3 (7.89%) LINQ
9 3 (7.89%) MFC
9 3 (7.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.89%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) OO
2 16 (42.11%) SDLC
3 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (31.58%) MVC
5 12 (31.58%) TDD
6 11 (28.95%) Asset Management
7 8 (21.05%) MVVM
8 7 (18.42%) Regression Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Scrum
10 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.16%) Multithreading
10 5 (13.16%) Project Planning
11 4 (10.53%) Web Development
12 3 (7.89%) CAD
12 3 (7.89%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (7.89%) Security Management
13 2 (5.26%) OOP
13 2 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) C#
2 23 (60.53%) T-SQL
3 18 (47.37%) SQL
4 17 (44.74%) VB
4 17 (44.74%) VB6
5 16 (42.11%) C++
6 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.16%) VC++
8 2 (5.26%) Assembly Language
8 2 (5.26%) C
8 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.63%) Java
9 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago