Period
to 20 October 2020

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 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ajax
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 329 360 297
Rank change year-on-year +31 -63 -87
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 425 1,137 1,922
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.87% 0.84% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.99% 2.23% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 426 994 1,761
Median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,325 £28,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £68,750 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,600
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.17% +0.24%

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 21,390 51,017 65,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.80% 37.50% 39.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18,234 41,892 54,069
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,200
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +7.42% +2.40%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 20 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Ajax in the UK

Ajax
Top 14 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 20 October 2020. 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 +25 391 £57,500 +27.78% 98
UK excluding London +14 290 £50,000 +11.11% 78
London +169 131 £67,500 +22.73% 25
South East +24 125 £57,500 +27.78% 20
Work from Home +53 70 £67,500 +53.41% 18
North of England +55 44 £52,500 +16.67% 19
South West +28 42 £42,500 -5.56% 8
Midlands +45 41 £40,000 -11.11% 26
Scotland +106 32 £57,500 +41.98% 4
West Midlands +76 29 £41,000 -8.89% 16
Yorkshire +120 27 £55,000 +46.67% 4
North West +27 17 £47,500 +0.80% 14
East Midlands +25 12 £30,000 -29.41% 10
East of England +106 6 £50,000 -4.76% 1

For the 6 months to 20 October 2020, 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.

1 375 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 353 (83.06%) CSS
3 332 (78.12%) HTML
4 246 (57.88%) jQuery
5 209 (49.18%) .NET
6 200 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 191 (44.94%) C#
8 187 (44.00%) AngularJS
9 174 (40.94%) XML
10 165 (38.82%) SQL Server
11 160 (37.65%) MVC
12 137 (32.24%) ASP.NET
13 134 (31.53%) SQL
14 130 (30.59%) JSON
15 115 (27.06%) REST
16 111 (26.12%) Web Services
17 104 (24.47%) React
18 98 (23.06%) HTML5
19 95 (22.35%) Azure
20 88 (20.71%) ASP.NET Web API
21 87 (20.47%) ASP.NET MVC
22 82 (19.29%) Microsoft
22 82 (19.29%) PHP
23 81 (19.06%) Web Development
24 73 (17.18%) CMS
25 70 (16.47%) TDD
26 69 (16.24%) Finance
27 68 (16.00%) MySQL
28 64 (15.06%) .NET Framework
29 63 (14.82%) Front End Development

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 73 (17.18%) CMS
2 36 (8.47%) IIS
3 25 (5.88%) WordPress
4 11 (2.59%) Joomla!
4 11 (2.59%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.12%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.88%) Apache
6 8 (1.88%) Confluence
7 5 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.18%) JBoss
8 4 (0.94%) DNN
8 4 (0.94%) Drupal
8 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Fuse
9 3 (0.71%) nginx
10 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.47%) Mule
10 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.24%) Appian
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Figma
2 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (7.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 23 (5.41%) Magento
3 19 (4.47%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 95 (22.35%) Azure
2 47 (11.06%) SaaS
3 20 (4.71%) AWS
4 15 (3.53%) Dynamics 365
4 15 (3.53%) npm
5 14 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (3.06%) PaaS
7 10 (2.35%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.18%) GitHub
9 2 (0.47%) Serverless
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.24%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.24%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.29%) HTTP
2 20 (4.71%) SSL
3 17 (4.00%) VPN
4 3 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.47%) Modbus
5 2 (0.47%) MQTT
5 2 (0.47%) Profibus
5 2 (0.47%) RS-232
5 2 (0.47%) RS-485
6 1 (0.24%) DSL
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (38.82%) SQL Server
2 68 (16.00%) MySQL
3 28 (6.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 22 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (4.94%) Redis
7 15 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (3.06%) Azure SQL Database
8 13 (3.06%) NoSQL
8 13 (3.06%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.12%) Data Lake
9 9 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.88%) Cosmos DB
10 8 (1.88%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.88%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (1.18%) Big Data
13 4 (0.94%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (11.06%) Git (software)
2 32 (7.53%) Visual Studio
3 31 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (4.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 19 (4.47%) Visual Studio Team System
6 17 (4.00%) Selenium
7 15 (3.53%) Jasmine
7 15 (3.53%) JUnit
7 15 (3.53%) Mocha
7 15 (3.53%) NUnit
7 15 (3.53%) TeamCity
8 14 (3.29%) Jenkins
8 14 (3.29%) Subversion
9 13 (3.06%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (2.82%) Cypress.io
11 11 (2.59%) JIRA
12 9 (2.12%) gulp
12 9 (2.12%) SoapUI
12 9 (2.12%) webpack
12 9 (2.12%) WiX
General
1 69 (16.24%) Finance
2 17 (4.00%) Retail
3 12 (2.82%) Banking
4 10 (2.35%) Marketing
5 7 (1.65%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.94%) Games
6 4 (0.94%) Local Government
6 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.94%) Publishing
7 2 (0.47%) Advertising
7 2 (0.47%) Electronics
7 2 (0.47%) Law
8 1 (0.24%) Automotive
8 1 (0.24%) Back Office
8 1 (0.24%) French Language
8 1 (0.24%) Front Office
8 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 307 (72.24%) Developer
2 99 (23.29%) Senior Developer
3 52 (12.24%) PHP Developer
4 44 (10.35%) Software Developer
5 43 (10.12%) ServiceNow Developer
6 38 (8.94%) .NET Developer
7 37 (8.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 37 (8.71%) Senior PHP Developer
8 32 (7.53%) C# Developer
9 27 (6.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 24 (5.65%) Architect
10 24 (5.65%) Senior Software Developer
11 23 (5.41%) Software Engineer
12 21 (4.94%) JavaScript Developer
13 17 (4.00%) React Developer
14 16 (3.76%) C# Software Engineer
14 16 (3.76%) Consultant
14 16 (3.76%) Senior Consultant
15 15 (3.53%) Senior Technical Consultant
15 15 (3.53%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (83.06%) CSS
2 332 (78.12%) HTML
3 246 (57.88%) jQuery
4 209 (49.18%) .NET
5 187 (44.00%) AngularJS
6 174 (40.94%) XML
7 137 (32.24%) ASP.NET
8 130 (30.59%) JSON
9 115 (27.06%) REST
10 111 (26.12%) Web Services
11 104 (24.47%) React
12 98 (23.06%) HTML5
13 88 (20.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 87 (20.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 64 (15.06%) .NET Framework
16 62 (14.59%) CSS3
17 60 (14.12%) .NET Core
17 60 (14.12%) SOAP
18 54 (12.71%) Sass
19 48 (11.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.06%) User Experience
2 27 (6.35%) Mobile App
3 21 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.47%) CMDB
5 17 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.12%) Clustering
7 9 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.12%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.41%) Acoustics
9 5 (1.18%) Social Media
10 4 (0.94%) NHS
10 4 (0.94%) Social Network
11 3 (0.71%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.47%) Blog
12 2 (0.47%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.47%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.47%) Media Streaming
12 2 (0.47%) Video\Live Streaming
13 1 (0.24%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (9.65%) Linux
1 41 (9.65%) Windows
2 12 (2.82%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.59%) Android
4 9 (2.12%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.47%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.24%) CentOS
6 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (37.65%) MVC
3 81 (19.06%) Web Development
4 70 (16.47%) TDD
5 63 (14.82%) Front End Development
6 60 (14.12%) ITSM
7 59 (13.88%) OO
8 58 (13.65%) Scrum
8 58 (13.65%) Service Management
9 53 (12.47%) Microservices
10 52 (12.24%) Software Engineering
11 50 (11.76%) DevOps
12 44 (10.35%) SOLID
13 42 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (9.88%) OOP
14 38 (8.94%) SDLC
15 36 (8.47%) Fintech
16 35 (8.24%) Unit Testing
17 34 (8.00%) Test Automation
18 33 (7.76%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 375 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 191 (44.94%) C#
3 134 (31.53%) SQL
4 82 (19.29%) PHP
5 47 (11.06%) Java
6 40 (9.41%) TypeScript
7 35 (8.24%) T-SQL
8 16 (3.76%) VB.NET
9 13 (3.06%) C++
10 11 (2.59%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.35%) ES6
11 10 (2.35%) VBScript
12 9 (2.12%) Python
12 9 (2.12%) VC++
13 6 (1.41%) VB
14 5 (1.18%) C++/CLI
14 5 (1.18%) VB6
15 4 (0.94%) ES8
15 4 (0.94%) Groovy
15 4 (0.94%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 59 (13.88%) Degree
2 20 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.24%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.65%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) MiFID
2 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (8.47%) Docker
2 6 (1.41%) vSphere
3 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (4.00%) HP UCMDB
1 17 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 16 (3.76%) Terraform
3 6 (1.41%) MIIS
3 6 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.24%) Kibana
5 1 (0.24%) Puppet
5 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (19.29%) Microsoft
2 61 (14.35%) ServiceNow
3 30 (7.06%) Remedy
4 17 (4.00%) BMC
4 17 (4.00%) HP
4 17 (4.00%) Zend
5 12 (2.82%) Oracle
5 12 (2.82%) SolarWinds
6 9 (2.12%) Databricks
7 6 (1.41%) Adobe
8 5 (1.18%) Sage
8 5 (1.18%) SAP
9 4 (0.94%) MuleSoft
9 4 (0.94%) Telerik
9 4 (0.94%) Telstra
10 2 (0.47%) OutSystems
10 2 (0.47%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.47%) VMware
11 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.24%) Splunk