Period
to 13 June 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 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ajax
UK
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 503 385 361
Rank change year-on-year -118 -24 -108
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 512 632 1,269
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.76% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.24% 1.90% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 412 530 1,029
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,375 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,938 £57,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £86,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

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 41,263 33,219 54,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.19% 39.72% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28,853 27,514 45,266
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,322 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.40% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 13 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Ajax in the UK

Ajax
Top 17 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 13 June 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 -129 458 £55,000 +10.00% 121
UK excluding London -102 325 £50,000 +5.26% 97
London -67 149 £72,500 +7.41% 35
South East -84 125 £52,500 +10.53% 17
Work from Home -160 120 £50,000 -25.93% 36
Midlands -29 60 £50,000 +8.11% 19
West Midlands -28 44 £57,500 +27.78% 12
North of England -97 43 £37,500 -21.05% 26
North West -45 37 £35,000 -26.32% 17
South West -49 37 £47,500 +18.75% 16
East of England +14 27 £57,500 +42.55% 7
Scotland -36 26 £50,000 -4.76% 6
East Midlands -33 15 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Northern Ireland - 7 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -60 4 £47,750 -13.18% 6
Wales +2 2 £30,000 -50.00% 5
North East -10 2 £52,500 +40.00% 3

For the 6 months to 13 June 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.

1 471 (91.99%) JavaScript
2 396 (77.34%) HTML
3 387 (75.59%) CSS
4 247 (48.24%) jQuery
5 236 (46.09%) .NET
6 223 (43.55%) SQL
7 217 (42.38%) C#
8 205 (40.04%) Agile Software Development
9 167 (32.62%) SQL Server
10 162 (31.64%) MVC
11 155 (30.27%) AngularJS
12 145 (28.32%) Web Services
13 144 (28.13%) Social Skills
14 139 (27.15%) REST
15 136 (26.56%) Web Development
16 135 (26.37%) HTML5
17 132 (25.78%) Git (software)
18 129 (25.20%) Microsoft
19 121 (23.63%) React
20 120 (23.44%) Azure
21 117 (22.85%) ASP.NET
22 116 (22.66%) XML
23 113 (22.07%) .NET Framework
24 111 (21.68%) JSON
25 108 (21.09%) Java
26 107 (20.90%) Microservices
26 107 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
27 103 (20.12%) Front End Development
27 103 (20.12%) OO
28 94 (18.36%) Scrum

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 46 (8.98%) CMS
2 31 (6.05%) WordPress
3 28 (5.47%) IIS
3 28 (5.47%) SharePoint
4 22 (4.30%) Confluence
5 14 (2.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (2.54%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.34%) nginx
8 9 (1.76%) Drupal
9 8 (1.56%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.59%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.59%) JBoss
10 3 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.39%) Apache
11 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 25 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (4.30%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.95%) Figma
3 10 (1.95%) GIMP
4 8 (1.56%) InDesign
5 7 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.39%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.20%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.20%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 19 (3.71%) Magento
2 18 (3.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 16 (3.13%) Shopify
4 4 (0.78%) SAP GTS
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.20%) Radian6
6 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 120 (23.44%) Azure
2 91 (17.77%) SaaS
3 79 (15.43%) AWS
4 29 (5.66%) GitHub
5 22 (4.30%) npm
6 19 (3.71%) PaaS
7 17 (3.32%) Power Platform
8 11 (2.15%) Azure Key Vault
8 11 (2.15%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (1.95%) Cloudflare
10 9 (1.76%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 9 (1.76%) Azure Logic Apps
10 9 (1.76%) Slack
11 8 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (1.56%) Azure Service Bus
11 8 (1.56%) Serverless
12 7 (1.37%) Amazon S3
13 6 (1.17%) Apple Pay
13 6 (1.17%) Google Pay
13 6 (1.17%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.03%) HTTP
2 20 (3.91%) VPN
3 19 (3.71%) SSL
4 15 (2.93%) Internet
5 6 (1.17%) Network Security
6 3 (0.59%) Skype
7 2 (0.39%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.39%) Firewall
7 2 (0.39%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (32.62%) SQL Server
2 73 (14.26%) MySQL
3 30 (5.86%) MongoDB
4 22 (4.30%) NoSQL
5 20 (3.91%) Relational Database
6 19 (3.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (3.52%) MariaDB
8 14 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
10 11 (2.15%) Data Lake
10 11 (2.15%) Redis
11 10 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.76%) Oracle Database
12 9 (1.76%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (1.17%) Big Data
13 6 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.98%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 132 (25.78%) Git (software)
2 72 (14.06%) JIRA
3 41 (8.01%) Jenkins
4 31 (6.05%) webpack
5 25 (4.88%) Gradle
5 25 (4.88%) Visual Studio
6 24 (4.69%) Bitbucket
6 24 (4.69%) gulp
6 24 (4.69%) Maven
6 24 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (3.71%) Mocha
7 19 (3.71%) Selenium
8 17 (3.32%) Babel
8 17 (3.32%) JUnit
9 16 (3.13%) Artifactory
9 16 (3.13%) Subversion
10 12 (2.34%) Jasmine
10 12 (2.34%) Mockito
11 9 (1.76%) NUnit
11 9 (1.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 144 (28.13%) Social Skills
2 73 (14.26%) Finance
3 35 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (6.25%) Marketing
5 29 (5.66%) Retail
6 19 (3.71%) Banking
7 12 (2.34%) Back Office
8 10 (1.95%) Organisational Skills
9 6 (1.17%) Advertising
9 6 (1.17%) Public Sector
10 4 (0.78%) Automotive
10 4 (0.78%) Games
11 3 (0.59%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.59%) Law
11 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.39%) Czech Language
12 2 (0.39%) French Language
12 2 (0.39%) Legal
12 2 (0.39%) Public Speaking
12 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 372 (72.66%) Developer
2 77 (15.04%) .NET Developer
2 77 (15.04%) Senior Developer
3 69 (13.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 47 (9.18%) C# Developer
5 40 (7.81%) Full Stack Developer
5 40 (7.81%) Java Developer
6 39 (7.62%) Web Developer
7 38 (7.42%) Software Developer
8 36 (7.03%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (6.05%) Lead Developer
9 31 (6.05%) Software Engineer
10 25 (4.88%) Architect
11 24 (4.69%) PHP Developer
12 23 (4.49%) Junior
12 23 (4.49%) Junior Developer
12 23 (4.49%) React Developer
13 22 (4.30%) Applications Developer
14 21 (4.10%) Angular Developer
15 20 (3.91%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (77.34%) HTML
2 387 (75.59%) CSS
3 247 (48.24%) jQuery
4 236 (46.09%) .NET
5 155 (30.27%) AngularJS
6 145 (28.32%) Web Services
7 139 (27.15%) REST
8 135 (26.37%) HTML5
9 121 (23.63%) React
10 117 (22.85%) ASP.NET
11 116 (22.66%) XML
12 113 (22.07%) .NET Framework
13 111 (21.68%) JSON
14 85 (16.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 75 (14.65%) CSS3
15 75 (14.65%) Node.js
16 69 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 65 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
18 64 (12.50%) Sass
19 62 (12.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.48%) User Experience
2 36 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
3 34 (6.64%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 21 (4.10%) CMDB
6 15 (2.93%) NHS
7 12 (2.34%) N-Tier
7 12 (2.34%) Smartphone
8 11 (2.15%) Reference Data
9 10 (1.95%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.56%) RIA
12 7 (1.37%) Social Media
12 7 (1.37%) Xbox
13 6 (1.17%) Blog
14 5 (0.98%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.98%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.98%) iPhone
14 5 (0.98%) W3C
14 5 (0.98%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 91 (17.77%) Linux
2 60 (11.72%) Windows
3 25 (4.88%) Android
4 22 (4.30%) Ubuntu
5 19 (3.71%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.54%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.34%) Windows 10
8 11 (2.15%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (1.76%) Unix
10 6 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.17%) tvOS
10 6 (1.17%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.17%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (40.04%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (31.64%) MVC
3 136 (26.56%) Web Development
4 107 (20.90%) Microservices
4 107 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
5 103 (20.12%) Front End Development
5 103 (20.12%) OO
6 94 (18.36%) Scrum
7 85 (16.60%) TDD
8 72 (14.06%) Unit Testing
9 71 (13.87%) Software Engineering
10 67 (13.09%) E-Commerce
11 65 (12.70%) Computer Science
12 59 (11.52%) Multithreading
12 59 (11.52%) OOP
13 55 (10.74%) Analytics
14 51 (9.96%) DevOps
15 50 (9.77%) Test Automation
16 49 (9.57%) SOLID
17 34 (6.64%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 471 (91.99%) JavaScript
2 223 (43.55%) SQL
3 217 (42.38%) C#
4 108 (21.09%) Java
5 88 (17.19%) PHP
6 71 (13.87%) T-SQL
7 57 (11.13%) TypeScript
8 40 (7.81%) PL/SQL
9 25 (4.88%) VB.NET
10 19 (3.71%) ES6
11 18 (3.52%) Java 8
12 16 (3.13%) VBScript
13 12 (2.34%) Ruby
14 11 (2.15%) Python
14 11 (2.15%) VB
15 10 (1.95%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.95%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.56%) C++
17 6 (1.17%) VBA
17 6 (1.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 71 (13.87%) Degree
2 21 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 13 (2.54%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.34%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.37%) AWS Certification
6 7 (1.37%) HNC
6 7 (1.37%) HND
7 4 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.39%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.30%) QA
2 8 (1.56%) Accessibility
3 5 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.59%) GDPR
5 2 (0.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 41 (8.01%) Docker
2 6 (1.17%) Ceph
3 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (6.05%) Kubernetes
2 18 (3.52%) HP UCMDB
3 6 (1.17%) Galera Cluster
4 4 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.39%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.39%) MIIS
5 2 (0.39%) Terraform
6 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 129 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.03%) Oracle
3 24 (4.69%) ServiceNow
4 22 (4.30%) Google
5 18 (3.52%) BMC
5 18 (3.52%) HP
5 18 (3.52%) Remedy
6 17 (3.32%) Adobe
7 15 (2.93%) IBM
8 13 (2.54%) Apple
8 13 (2.54%) Databricks
8 13 (2.54%) Samsung
9 12 (2.34%) WooCommerce
10 11 (2.15%) QAD
10 11 (2.15%) Refinitiv
11 7 (1.37%) Sage
12 6 (1.17%) Percona
12 6 (1.17%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.17%) Roku
12 6 (1.17%) Zend