Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ajax
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 392 367 328
Rank change year-on-year -25 -39 -111
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 450 1,044 1,531
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.83% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 2.13% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 456 961 1,436
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +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 27,438 49,014 60,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.85% 38.87% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23,230 40,610 49,776
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in the UK

Ajax
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ajax.

Salary trend for Ajax in the UK

Ajax
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ajax over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

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 22 January 2021. 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 -58 393 £57,500 +25.00% 86
UK excluding London -29 311 £50,000 +11.11% 58
London +78 129 £67,500 +17.39% 32
South East -25 109 £57,500 +27.78% 16
Work from Home -58 68 £58,750 +33.52% 22
Midlands +13 64 £46,250 +8.82% 9
West Midlands +51 48 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Scotland +84 46 £55,000 +22.22% 4
North of England -10 34 £50,250 +11.67% 19
South West +29 31 £42,000 -6.67% 7
East of England +90 20 £50,000 - 2
North West +14 16 £50,500 +12.22% 15
Yorkshire +13 16 £41,500 -7.78% 3
East Midlands -2 16 £40,500 +1.25% 2
Northern Ireland +20 7 £35,000 +11.11% 1
North East +19 2 £52,500 +40.00% 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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.

1 389 (86.44%) JavaScript
2 358 (79.56%) CSS
3 322 (71.56%) HTML
4 262 (58.22%) jQuery
5 231 (51.33%) .NET
6 196 (43.56%) C#
7 188 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
8 170 (37.78%) AngularJS
9 162 (36.00%) SQL
10 161 (35.78%) SQL Server
11 151 (33.56%) XML
12 146 (32.44%) MVC
12 146 (32.44%) Azure
13 138 (30.67%) REST
14 137 (30.44%) React
15 136 (30.22%) HTML5
16 124 (27.56%) JSON
17 122 (27.11%) ASP.NET
18 108 (24.00%) Web Development
19 104 (23.11%) Microsoft
20 95 (21.11%) DevOps
21 84 (18.67%) Microservices
21 84 (18.67%) Web Services
21 84 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
21 84 (18.67%) Git (software)
22 83 (18.44%) Front End Development
23 81 (18.00%) CSS3
23 81 (18.00%) PHP
24 80 (17.78%) Finance
25 78 (17.33%) .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 69 (15.33%) CMS
2 35 (7.78%) SharePoint
3 30 (6.67%) WordPress
4 24 (5.33%) IIS
5 15 (3.33%) Joomla!
6 11 (2.44%) Drupal
7 8 (1.78%) Apache
7 8 (1.78%) Confluence
8 7 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.11%) Red Hat Fuse
10 4 (0.89%) JBoss
10 4 (0.89%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.67%) Appian
11 3 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.67%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.67%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.44%) DNN
12 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (2.67%) Figma
2 9 (2.00%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.44%) GIMP
5 2 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 28 (6.22%) Magento
2 21 (4.67%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (1.33%) Shopify
5 4 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.22%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 146 (32.44%) Azure
2 55 (12.22%) SaaS
3 36 (8.00%) PaaS
4 33 (7.33%) Dynamics 365
5 32 (7.11%) Power Platform
6 24 (5.33%) npm
7 17 (3.78%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (3.56%) AWS
9 7 (1.56%) GitHub
9 7 (1.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 7 (1.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 3 (0.67%) Azure Functions
10 3 (0.67%) Force.com
10 3 (0.67%) Serverless
11 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.44%) Apigee
11 2 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.44%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.33%) HTTP
2 13 (2.89%) VPN
3 11 (2.44%) SSL
4 5 (1.11%) Internet
5 3 (0.67%) Firewall
6 2 (0.44%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.44%) DNS
6 2 (0.44%) Intranet
6 2 (0.44%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.22%) DSL
7 1 (0.22%) VLAN
7 1 (0.22%) VoIP
7 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (35.78%) SQL Server
2 68 (15.11%) MySQL
3 31 (6.89%) Azure SQL Database
4 29 (6.44%) Data Lake
5 25 (5.56%) Redis
5 25 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (4.67%) MongoDB
7 18 (4.00%) NoSQL
8 15 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (2.89%) Cosmos DB
11 11 (2.44%) Apache Hive
11 11 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (2.22%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.33%) Aerospike
14 6 (1.33%) Hadoop
15 5 (1.11%) MariaDB
16 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 84 (18.67%) Git (software)
2 26 (5.78%) JIRA
3 24 (5.33%) Visual Studio
4 23 (5.11%) gulp
5 19 (4.22%) Selenium
6 17 (3.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 16 (3.56%) NUnit
8 14 (3.11%) Jenkins
8 14 (3.11%) Visual Studio Team System
9 13 (2.89%) jspm
10 12 (2.67%) Mocha
10 12 (2.67%) Moq
10 12 (2.67%) MSTest
11 11 (2.44%) JUnit
12 10 (2.22%) webpack
13 9 (2.00%) Cypress.io
14 8 (1.78%) Maven
14 8 (1.78%) Subversion
15 6 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
16 5 (1.11%) Grunt
General
1 80 (17.78%) Finance
2 26 (5.78%) Marketing
3 14 (3.11%) Retail
4 13 (2.89%) Banking
5 11 (2.44%) Games
6 5 (1.11%) Advertising
7 3 (0.67%) Front Office
7 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.67%) Publishing
7 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.44%) Automotive
8 2 (0.44%) Back Office
8 2 (0.44%) Law
8 2 (0.44%) Local Government
8 2 (0.44%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 296 (65.78%) Developer
2 75 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 59 (13.11%) .NET Developer
4 55 (12.22%) Full Stack Developer
5 52 (11.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 49 (10.89%) Architect
7 47 (10.44%) PHP Developer
8 42 (9.33%) C# Developer
9 39 (8.67%) Software Engineer
10 34 (7.56%) Senior PHP Developer
11 31 (6.89%) C# .NET Developer
12 29 (6.44%) Software Developer
13 27 (6.00%) Applications Architect
14 26 (5.78%) Senior Software Engineer
14 26 (5.78%) Web Developer
15 25 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
15 25 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
16 24 (5.33%) .NET Software Engineer
16 24 (5.33%) Enterprise Architect
16 24 (5.33%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (79.56%) CSS
2 322 (71.56%) HTML
3 262 (58.22%) jQuery
4 231 (51.33%) .NET
5 170 (37.78%) AngularJS
6 151 (33.56%) XML
7 138 (30.67%) REST
8 137 (30.44%) React
9 136 (30.22%) HTML5
10 124 (27.56%) JSON
11 122 (27.11%) ASP.NET
12 84 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 84 (18.67%) Web Services
13 81 (18.00%) CSS3
14 78 (17.33%) .NET Framework
14 78 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 72 (16.00%) .NET Core
16 64 (14.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 59 (13.11%) Node.js
18 56 (12.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.22%) User Experience
2 44 (9.78%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (4.22%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (2.67%) Acoustics
7 12 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.67%) Smartphone
8 11 (2.44%) CMDB
9 10 (2.22%) Clustering
10 9 (2.00%) Social Media
11 6 (1.33%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.11%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.11%) Video\Live Streaming
13 4 (0.89%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.67%) Media Streaming
14 3 (0.67%) NHS
14 3 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.67%) Linux
2 33 (7.33%) Windows
3 17 (3.78%) Android
3 17 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 14 (3.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.22%) CentOS
5 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (32.44%) MVC
3 108 (24.00%) Web Development
4 95 (21.11%) DevOps
5 84 (18.67%) Microservices
6 83 (18.44%) Front End Development
7 75 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 69 (15.33%) TDD
9 60 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (13.33%) Scrum
10 53 (11.78%) Unit Testing
11 52 (11.56%) Test Automation
12 47 (10.44%) Problem-Solving
13 43 (9.56%) SOLID
14 42 (9.33%) OO
15 40 (8.89%) SDLC
16 37 (8.22%) Computer Science
16 37 (8.22%) Deployment Automation
16 37 (8.22%) Multithreading
17 36 (8.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 389 (86.44%) JavaScript
2 196 (43.56%) C#
3 162 (36.00%) SQL
4 81 (18.00%) PHP
5 53 (11.78%) Java
6 39 (8.67%) T-SQL
7 35 (7.78%) TypeScript
8 20 (4.44%) PowerShell
9 9 (2.00%) Java 8
9 9 (2.00%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.78%) Apex Code
10 8 (1.78%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.33%) Python
12 3 (0.67%) ES6
12 3 (0.67%) Groovy
12 3 (0.67%) PHP 5
12 3 (0.67%) SOQL
13 2 (0.44%) Ruby
13 2 (0.44%) Scala
13 2 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (11.78%) Degree
2 24 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.44%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) MiFID
2 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (6.44%) Docker
2 3 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.67%) Terraform
3 10 (2.22%) HP UCMDB
3 10 (2.22%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (1.78%) MIIS
5 2 (0.44%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.22%) Kibana
6 1 (0.22%) Nmap
6 1 (0.22%) SCCM
6 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 104 (23.11%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.89%) Databricks
3 25 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 17 (3.78%) Oracle
5 11 (2.44%) Google
5 11 (2.44%) Remedy
6 10 (2.22%) Adobe
6 10 (2.22%) BMC
6 10 (2.22%) HP
7 8 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.33%) IBM
9 5 (1.11%) Zend
10 4 (0.89%) Jitterbit
10 4 (0.89%) Telstra
11 2 (0.44%) CA
11 2 (0.44%) Citrix
11 2 (0.44%) F5
11 2 (0.44%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.44%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.22%) Informatica