Period
to 19 April 2018

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

Ajax
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 180 148
Rank change year-on-year -55 -32 -38
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 2,641 3,361 4,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.49% 1.95% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.63% 4.85% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,258 2,998 4,313
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +4.71%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,050
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 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%

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 19 April 2018.

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 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 -42 2,567 £45,000 +5.88% 358
UK excluding London -54 1,677 £40,000 - 278
London -16 934 £55,000 - 95
South East -21 777 £40,000 -5.88% 91
North of England -33 362 £40,000 +6.67% 59
North West -55 207 £40,000 +6.67% 35
Midlands -89 190 £40,000 +14.29% 58
South West -9 164 £37,000 -7.50% 37
East of England -133 138 £45,000 - 18
Yorkshire -21 131 £40,000 +6.67% 20
East Midlands -22 113 £38,750 +10.71% 37
West Midlands -116 77 £42,500 +25.00% 21
North East -4 24 £35,000 - 4
Wales -28 22 £37,500 -9.64% 7
Scotland -82 18 £40,000 - 8
Northern Ireland +3 6 £40,000 -1.84%

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 2,215 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 2,085 (78.95%) HTML
3 1,967 (74.48%) CSS
4 1,418 (53.69%) jQuery
5 1,332 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
6 1,265 (47.90%) .NET
7 1,264 (47.86%) C#
8 1,189 (45.02%) MVC
9 1,048 (39.68%) SQL
10 1,025 (38.81%) SQL Server
11 984 (37.26%) ASP.NET
12 871 (32.98%) HTML5
13 702 (26.58%) AngularJS
14 619 (23.44%) XML
15 618 (23.40%) JSON
16 609 (23.06%) Web Development
17 602 (22.79%) ASP.NET MVC
18 580 (21.96%) PHP
19 577 (21.85%) Web Services
20 562 (21.28%) OO
21 535 (20.26%) Java
22 523 (19.80%) Scrum
23 521 (19.73%) TDD
24 518 (19.61%) CSS3
25 497 (18.82%) WCF
26 486 (18.40%) REST
27 482 (18.25%) MySQL
28 469 (17.76%) Microsoft
29 453 (17.15%) Git (software)
30 448 (16.96%) .NET Framework

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
1 214 (8.10%) IIS
2 209 (7.91%) Apache
3 188 (7.12%) CMS
4 117 (4.43%) SharePoint
5 113 (4.28%) Umbraco
6 88 (3.33%) JBoss
7 85 (3.22%) WordPress
8 82 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 78 (2.95%) BizTalk Server
9 78 (2.95%) Tomcat
10 77 (2.92%) Drupal
11 53 (2.01%) WebLogic
11 53 (2.01%) WebSphere
12 48 (1.82%) Confluence
13 41 (1.55%) nginx
14 40 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
15 36 (1.36%) EPiServer
16 32 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
17 31 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 31 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 81 (3.07%) Photoshop
2 21 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (0.49%) GIMP
4 13 (0.49%) InVision
4 13 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.38%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.19%) Weka
8 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.076%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.076%) Revit
Business Applications
1 41 (1.55%) Magento
2 31 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.27%) Shopify
5 6 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.15%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.076%) Fredhopper
7 2 (0.076%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.076%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.076%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.038%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.038%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.038%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 268 (10.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 140 (5.30%) SaaS
3 113 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
4 56 (2.12%) npm
5 46 (1.74%) Office 365
6 40 (1.51%) GitHub
7 31 (1.17%) Google Analytics
8 24 (0.91%) Trello
9 23 (0.87%) Cloudflare
10 22 (0.83%) Yammer
11 19 (0.72%) PaaS
12 14 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 11 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 10 (0.38%) IaaS
15 8 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
15 8 (0.30%) Google Tag Manager
15 8 (0.30%) Serverless
16 7 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
16 7 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 170 (6.44%) HTTP
2 87 (3.29%) Internet
3 49 (1.86%) Intranet
4 44 (1.67%) TCP/IP
5 43 (1.63%) SSL
6 29 (1.10%) Broadband
7 18 (0.68%) FTP
7 18 (0.68%) SSH
8 17 (0.64%) DNS
8 17 (0.64%) Wireshark
9 16 (0.61%) Wireless
10 13 (0.49%) Firewall
10 13 (0.49%) Telnet
11 11 (0.42%) VPN
12 10 (0.38%) SMS
13 9 (0.34%) LTE
14 8 (0.30%) Extranet
15 7 (0.27%) AMQP
15 7 (0.27%) HTTPS
16 6 (0.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,025 (38.81%) SQL Server
2 482 (18.25%) MySQL
3 188 (7.12%) Relational Database
4 134 (5.07%) SQL Server 2014
5 133 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 132 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 127 (4.81%) MongoDB
8 103 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 97 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
10 73 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 53 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 42 (1.59%) Big Data
12 42 (1.59%) RDBMS
13 37 (1.40%) Azure SQL Database
13 37 (1.40%) Oracle Database
14 33 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
15 29 (1.10%) Redis
16 23 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
17 20 (0.76%) SQLite
18 19 (0.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 453 (17.15%) Git (software)
2 352 (13.33%) Subversion
3 250 (9.47%) Visual Studio
4 204 (7.72%) JIRA
5 178 (6.74%) NUnit
6 163 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 137 (5.19%) Rhino Mocks
8 120 (4.54%) Jenkins
9 105 (3.98%) Selenium
10 98 (3.71%) Grunt
11 93 (3.52%) gulp
12 85 (3.22%) JUnit
13 72 (2.73%) Eclipse
14 70 (2.65%) Maven
15 68 (2.57%) webpack
16 51 (1.93%) TeamCity
17 44 (1.67%) Bitbucket
18 43 (1.63%) Jasmine
18 43 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
19 41 (1.55%) WebDriver
General
1 317 (12.00%) Finance
2 110 (4.17%) Retail
3 107 (4.05%) Marketing
4 104 (3.94%) Advertising
5 96 (3.63%) Banking
6 60 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 54 (2.04%) Games
8 45 (1.70%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.06%) Investment Banking
10 27 (1.02%) Publishing
11 26 (0.98%) Back Office
12 24 (0.91%) Music Industry
13 20 (0.76%) Electronics
14 17 (0.64%) Legal
15 16 (0.61%) Automotive
16 14 (0.53%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.45%) Billing
18 7 (0.27%) Law
19 4 (0.15%) Brand Awareness
20 3 (0.11%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 2,261 (85.61%) Developer
2 721 (27.30%) .NET Developer
3 556 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 448 (16.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 342 (12.95%) Senior Developer
6 340 (12.87%) Software Developer
7 302 (11.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 298 (11.28%) ASP.NET Developer
9 287 (10.87%) PHP Developer
10 284 (10.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 270 (10.22%) Web Developer
12 257 (9.73%) Java Developer
13 168 (6.36%) Full Stack Developer
14 166 (6.29%) JavaScript Developer
15 153 (5.79%) Lead Developer
16 139 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 135 (5.11%) HTML Developer
18 133 (5.04%) .NET Software Developer
19 121 (4.58%) C# Software Developer
20 119 (4.51%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,085 (78.95%) HTML
2 1,967 (74.48%) CSS
3 1,418 (53.69%) jQuery
4 1,265 (47.90%) .NET
5 984 (37.26%) ASP.NET
6 871 (32.98%) HTML5
7 702 (26.58%) AngularJS
8 619 (23.44%) XML
9 618 (23.40%) JSON
10 602 (22.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 577 (21.85%) Web Services
12 518 (19.61%) CSS3
13 497 (18.82%) WCF
14 486 (18.40%) REST
15 448 (16.96%) .NET Framework
16 304 (11.51%) SOAP
17 300 (11.36%) Sass
18 299 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
19 294 (11.13%) React
20 276 (10.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 253 (9.58%) User Experience
2 218 (8.25%) Greenfield Project
3 209 (7.91%) Computer Science
4 184 (6.97%) Mobile App
5 146 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
6 96 (3.63%) Fintech
7 93 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
8 59 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 45 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
10 31 (1.17%) N-Tier
11 28 (1.06%) Social Media
11 28 (1.06%) Tandem
12 26 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 26 (0.98%) Graphic Design
12 26 (0.98%) Management Information System
13 24 (0.91%) W3C
14 23 (0.87%) Social Network
15 17 (0.64%) Data Centre
16 16 (0.61%) Hedge funds
17 15 (0.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 331 (12.53%) Linux
2 277 (10.49%) Windows
3 84 (3.18%) Android
4 59 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 56 (2.12%) Unix
6 39 (1.48%) Windows Server
7 20 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 17 (0.64%) CentOS
9 15 (0.57%) Windows Phone
9 15 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
10 12 (0.45%) Debian
11 10 (0.38%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.30%) HPUX
12 8 (0.30%) openSUSE
12 8 (0.30%) Solaris
13 3 (0.11%) MVS
13 3 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.076%) SUSE
14 2 (0.076%) VMS
14 2 (0.076%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,332 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1,189 (45.02%) MVC
3 609 (23.06%) Web Development
4 562 (21.28%) OO
5 523 (19.80%) Scrum
6 521 (19.73%) TDD
7 367 (13.90%) Front End Development
8 308 (11.66%) Test Automation
9 300 (11.36%) Web Application Development
10 291 (11.02%) E-Commerce
11 286 (10.83%) Unit Testing
12 265 (10.03%) Software Engineering
13 250 (9.47%) OOP
14 237 (8.97%) Problem-Solving
15 206 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
16 192 (7.27%) SDLC
17 168 (6.36%) SOA
18 160 (6.06%) Mentoring
19 141 (5.34%) Responsive Web Design
20 119 (4.51%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2,215 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 1,264 (47.86%) C#
3 1,048 (39.68%) SQL
4 580 (21.96%) PHP
5 535 (20.26%) Java
6 350 (13.25%) T-SQL
7 198 (7.50%) VB.NET
8 131 (4.96%) Python
9 121 (4.58%) VB
10 72 (2.73%) Perl
11 66 (2.50%) PL/SQL
12 60 (2.27%) PowerShell
13 57 (2.16%) Ruby
14 48 (1.82%) C++
14 48 (1.82%) Java 8
15 44 (1.67%) C
16 35 (1.33%) TypeScript
17 33 (1.25%) Scala
18 32 (1.21%) VB6
19 30 (1.14%) ES6
Qualifications
1 356 (13.48%) Degree
2 89 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 31 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 24 (0.91%) PhD
6 10 (0.38%) Sun Certification
7 8 (0.30%) MCTS
8 7 (0.27%) MCPD
9 6 (0.23%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.23%) Master's Degree
10 5 (0.19%) MCP
11 4 (0.15%) CCNA
11 4 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.15%) ISEB
11 4 (0.15%) MCSA
12 2 (0.076%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.076%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.076%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.076%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (3.48%) QA
2 25 (0.95%) SLA
3 23 (0.87%) WCAG
4 15 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.30%) GAMP
6 5 (0.19%) PMO
7 2 (0.076%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.038%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.038%) GDPR
8 1 (0.038%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.038%) WAI
System Software
1 56 (2.12%) Docker
2 31 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 23 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.23%) Samba
5 5 (0.19%) HDFS
5 5 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.076%) vSphere
8 1 (0.038%) Firmware
8 1 (0.038%) GridGain
8 1 (0.038%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (0.64%) OPNET
2 17 (0.64%) SCCM
2 17 (0.64%) SCOM
3 13 (0.49%) Puppet
3 13 (0.49%) WebInspect
4 12 (0.45%) Kibana
5 11 (0.42%) logstash
6 9 (0.34%) Ansible
6 9 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
7 8 (0.30%) Salt
8 7 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.19%) Packer
10 4 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.076%) Apache Shiro
11 2 (0.076%) cPanel
11 2 (0.076%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.076%) MOM
12 1 (0.038%) Graylog
12 1 (0.038%) Nagios
Vendors
1 469 (17.76%) Microsoft
2 235 (8.90%) Oracle
3 107 (4.05%) Google
4 99 (3.75%) Zend
5 61 (2.31%) Sitecore
6 54 (2.04%) Xamarin
7 53 (2.01%) Adobe
8 43 (1.63%) Capita
9 42 (1.59%) Telerik
10 37 (1.40%) ServiceNow
11 33 (1.25%) Remedy
12 26 (0.98%) BMC
13 25 (0.95%) SAP
14 22 (0.83%) Alias
14 22 (0.83%) IBM
15 17 (0.64%) Dynatrace
15 17 (0.64%) Riverbed
15 17 (0.64%) SolarWinds
16 16 (0.61%) HP
17 15 (0.57%) ATG