Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ajax
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 318 210 180
Rank change year-on-year -108 -30 -39
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 1,531 2,843 3,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.01% 1.64% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% 4.07% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,324 2,487 3,087
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 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 59,880 69,903 69,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.61% 40.36% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 49,028 58,577 60,413
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,350
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in the UK

Ajax
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Ajax in the UK

Ajax
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Ajax in the UK

Ajax
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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 -102 1,431 £47,500 +5.56% 260
UK excluding London -87 997 £42,500 +6.25% 207
London -126 501 £57,500 +9.52% 68
South East -110 343 £47,500 +18.75% 52
North of England -53 230 £42,500 - 63
North West -33 148 £45,000 +5.88% 32
South West -12 131 £35,000 - 31
Midlands -33 119 £39,500 +5.33% 26
East of England -12 105 £50,000 +17.65% 20
Yorkshire -31 75 £41,250 -2.94% 22
West Midlands +25 69 £35,000 -6.67% 13
East Midlands -47 50 £41,500 +10.67% 13
Scotland +24 48 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Wales +1 14 £35,000 -6.67% 6
Northern Ireland -9 7 £37,500 -41.18% 3
North East +3 6 £43,750 +25.00% 9

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Ajax 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 Ajax.

1 1,350 (88.18%) JavaScript
2 1,212 (79.16%) HTML
3 1,193 (77.92%) CSS
4 835 (54.54%) jQuery
5 706 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
6 691 (45.13%) .NET
7 683 (44.61%) MVC
8 617 (40.30%) SQL Server
9 606 (39.58%) C#
10 536 (35.01%) ASP.NET
11 533 (34.81%) AngularJS
12 504 (32.92%) SQL
13 466 (30.44%) HTML5
14 458 (29.92%) Web Development
15 409 (26.71%) Git (software)
16 401 (26.19%) PHP
17 393 (25.67%) XML
18 388 (25.34%) JSON
19 385 (25.15%) Web Services
20 367 (23.97%) Java
21 323 (21.10%) CSS3
22 310 (20.25%) MySQL
23 300 (19.60%) Microsoft
24 295 (19.27%) ASP.NET Web API
25 293 (19.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 292 (19.07%) ASP.NET MVC
27 268 (17.50%) REST
28 252 (16.46%) Software Engineering
29 243 (15.87%) TDD
29 243 (15.87%) Finance

Ajax
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:

Application Platforms
1 114 (7.45%) Apache
2 109 (7.12%) WordPress
3 106 (6.92%) CMS
4 101 (6.60%) IIS
5 77 (5.03%) Tomcat
6 70 (4.57%) JBoss
7 46 (3.00%) Drupal
7 46 (3.00%) WebSphere
8 38 (2.48%) Confluence
9 34 (2.22%) nginx
10 31 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
11 26 (1.70%) SharePoint
12 19 (1.24%) Umbraco
13 17 (1.11%) GlassFish
14 9 (0.59%) Apache Geronimo
14 9 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.52%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.46%) Apache TomEE
16 7 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 6 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 61 (3.98%) Photoshop
2 15 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.72%) GIMP
4 9 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (0.52%) Weka
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.13%) InDesign
7 2 (0.13%) InVision
7 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.065%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 31 (2.02%) Magento
2 9 (0.59%) osCommerce
2 9 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.46%) Shopify
4 6 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.065%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.065%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 197 (12.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 115 (7.51%) SaaS
3 89 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
4 51 (3.33%) npm
5 49 (3.20%) GitHub
6 23 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 21 (1.37%) PaaS
8 15 (0.98%) Serverless
9 13 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 10 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (0.65%) Route 53
12 9 (0.59%) Google Compute Engine
13 8 (0.52%) Yarn
14 7 (0.46%) Office 365
15 6 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.39%) IaaS
16 5 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
16 5 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (0.33%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 82 (5.36%) HTTP
2 47 (3.07%) Internet
3 19 (1.24%) SSL
4 16 (1.05%) DNS
4 16 (1.05%) Intranet
4 16 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.59%) Firewall
6 8 (0.52%) IMAP
6 8 (0.52%) SMTP
7 7 (0.46%) 802.15
7 7 (0.46%) Bluetooth
7 7 (0.46%) IPv6
7 7 (0.46%) Skype
7 7 (0.46%) SSH
7 7 (0.46%) VPN
7 7 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (0.46%) X.509
7 7 (0.46%) ZigBee
8 6 (0.39%) LAN
8 6 (0.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 617 (40.30%) SQL Server
2 310 (20.25%) MySQL
3 198 (12.93%) Relational Database
4 89 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
5 79 (5.16%) RDBMS
6 73 (4.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 64 (4.18%) NoSQL
8 62 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 61 (3.98%) MongoDB
10 58 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 58 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 47 (3.07%) Big Data
12 34 (2.22%) Power BI
13 26 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
14 20 (1.31%) Hadoop
15 19 (1.24%) Redis
16 15 (0.98%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 14 (0.91%) Blockchain
17 14 (0.91%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 409 (26.71%) Git (software)
2 154 (10.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 129 (8.43%) Subversion
4 122 (7.97%) Visual Studio
5 113 (7.38%) JIRA
6 96 (6.27%) Jenkins
7 84 (5.49%) Selenium
8 73 (4.77%) Maven
9 72 (4.70%) gulp
10 69 (4.51%) JUnit
11 60 (3.92%) Grunt
12 49 (3.20%) webpack
13 44 (2.87%) Bitbucket
14 41 (2.68%) Gradle
15 39 (2.55%) Jasmine
16 36 (2.35%) Ant
17 28 (1.83%) TeamCity
18 25 (1.63%) NUnit
19 24 (1.57%) IntelliJ
20 23 (1.50%) Log4j
General
1 243 (15.87%) Finance
2 76 (4.96%) Retail
3 69 (4.51%) Marketing
4 58 (3.79%) Banking
5 40 (2.61%) Advertising
6 20 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 15 (0.98%) Automotive
9 14 (0.91%) Publishing
10 12 (0.78%) Electronics
11 5 (0.33%) Law
11 5 (0.33%) Legal
12 4 (0.26%) Back Office
12 4 (0.26%) Games
12 4 (0.26%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.20%) Billing
14 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.065%) French Language
15 1 (0.065%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,243 (81.19%) Developer
2 287 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 218 (14.24%) Web Developer
4 211 (13.78%) C# Developer
5 202 (13.19%) Software Developer
6 200 (13.06%) PHP Developer
7 199 (13.00%) Senior Developer
8 174 (11.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 174 (11.37%) Java Developer
9 135 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 126 (8.23%) Full Stack Developer
11 91 (5.94%) JavaScript Developer
12 84 (5.49%) Software Engineer
13 82 (5.36%) Junior
14 81 (5.29%) Junior Developer
15 78 (5.09%) C# Software Developer
16 73 (4.77%) .NET Software Developer
16 73 (4.77%) ASP.NET Developer
17 68 (4.44%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 67 (4.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,212 (79.16%) HTML
2 1,193 (77.92%) CSS
3 835 (54.54%) jQuery
4 691 (45.13%) .NET
5 536 (35.01%) ASP.NET
6 533 (34.81%) AngularJS
7 466 (30.44%) HTML5
8 393 (25.67%) XML
9 388 (25.34%) JSON
10 385 (25.15%) Web Services
11 323 (21.10%) CSS3
12 295 (19.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 293 (19.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 292 (19.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 268 (17.50%) REST
16 242 (15.81%) Sass
17 232 (15.15%) React
18 220 (14.37%) .NET Framework
19 190 (12.41%) Node.js
20 182 (11.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 156 (10.19%) User Experience
2 99 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
3 88 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (5.68%) Mobile App
5 74 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
6 65 (4.25%) Greenfield Project
7 45 (2.94%) Xbox
8 39 (2.55%) Fintech
9 33 (2.16%) Driving Licence
10 26 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
11 22 (1.44%) Blog
12 13 (0.85%) Algorithms
12 13 (0.85%) Spread Betting
13 12 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.59%) Animation
14 9 (0.59%) Bitcoin
15 8 (0.52%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.52%) SWIFT
16 7 (0.46%) Internet of Things
16 7 (0.46%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 240 (15.68%) Linux
2 147 (9.60%) Windows
3 53 (3.46%) Ubuntu
4 42 (2.74%) Android
5 41 (2.68%) Windows Server
6 40 (2.61%) Unix
7 23 (1.50%) openSUSE
8 18 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 16 (1.05%) Debian
10 15 (0.98%) CentOS
11 8 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.52%) Windows Phone
11 8 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.20%) Solaris
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.065%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 706 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
2 683 (44.61%) MVC
3 458 (29.92%) Web Development
4 252 (16.46%) Software Engineering
5 243 (15.87%) TDD
6 219 (14.30%) Scrum
7 215 (14.04%) OO
8 207 (13.52%) Front End Development
9 168 (10.97%) Unit Testing
10 148 (9.67%) E-Commerce
11 138 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
12 135 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
12 135 (8.82%) Test Automation
13 129 (8.43%) OOP
14 120 (7.84%) Computer Science
15 118 (7.71%) SDLC
16 97 (6.34%) Mentoring
17 83 (5.42%) Open Source
18 80 (5.23%) BDD
18 80 (5.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1,350 (88.18%) JavaScript
2 606 (39.58%) C#
3 504 (32.92%) SQL
4 401 (26.19%) PHP
5 367 (23.97%) Java
6 149 (9.73%) T-SQL
7 105 (6.86%) VB.NET
8 102 (6.66%) Python
9 76 (4.96%) Java 8
10 56 (3.66%) PL/SQL
11 50 (3.27%) Perl
12 49 (3.20%) C
13 45 (2.94%) ES6
14 40 (2.61%) TypeScript
15 35 (2.29%) C++
16 33 (2.16%) Scala
17 31 (2.02%) Ruby
18 29 (1.89%) PowerShell
19 26 (1.70%) PHP 5
20 16 (1.05%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 239 (15.61%) Degree
2 58 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (2.61%) PhD
4 14 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 14 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.46%) DBS Check
6 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.20%) MBA
8 2 (0.13%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.065%) ISEB
9 1 (0.065%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.065%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.065%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (5.55%) QA
2 27 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 26 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.50%) ISO 9001
5 21 (1.37%) GDPR
6 12 (0.78%) ISO 14001
7 10 (0.65%) WCAG
8 5 (0.33%) SLA
9 3 (0.20%) WAI
10 1 (0.065%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.065%) PMO
System Software
1 86 (5.62%) Docker
2 24 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.52%) HDFS
4 5 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.20%) KVM
6 2 (0.13%) Firmware
7 1 (0.065%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.065%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.065%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.065%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 29 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (1.50%) Puppet
2 23 (1.50%) Salt
3 20 (1.31%) Kubernetes
4 15 (0.98%) Automic
5 8 (0.52%) Control-M
5 8 (0.52%) Kibana
6 6 (0.39%) logstash
7 5 (0.33%) Ansible
7 5 (0.33%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.33%) Packer
7 5 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.26%) cPanel
8 4 (0.26%) SCCM
9 3 (0.20%) SCOM
10 1 (0.065%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.065%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.065%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 300 (19.60%) Microsoft
2 177 (11.56%) Oracle
3 51 (3.33%) Google
4 33 (2.16%) Telerik
5 26 (1.70%) Adobe
6 21 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (1.31%) Atlassian
7 20 (1.31%) Zend
8 18 (1.18%) ServiceNow
8 18 (1.18%) Tableau
9 15 (0.98%) Cadence
10 13 (0.85%) SAP
11 12 (0.78%) Xamarin
12 11 (0.72%) VMware
13 9 (0.59%) AppDynamics
13 9 (0.59%) Demandware
13 9 (0.59%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.52%) Bloomberg
14 8 (0.52%) HP
14 8 (0.52%) Reuters