Period
to 19 April 2018

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 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ActiveX
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1193 1142 1258
Rank change year-on-year -51 +116 +41
Permanent jobs citing ActiveX 2 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.023% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.003% 0.056% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 1 48 29
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,225 £32,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +48.15%

ActiveX 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72,709 69,233 79,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.01% 40.25% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 61,373 59,245 68,055
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,304
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.41% +5.12%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%

ActiveX
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ActiveX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Top 5 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 6 months to 19 April 2018. 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
England -20 2 £37,500 - 2
East Midlands -14 1 £37,500 -
Midlands -16 1 £37,500 -
UK excluding London -60 1 £37,500 - 2
London - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing ActiveX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ActiveX.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving

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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau