Period
to 19 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ajax
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 174 143
Rank change year-on-year -32 -31 -44
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 3010 3831 5080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.72% 2.00% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.29% 5.15% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2717 3421 4575
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +2.56%

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 70137 74406 83227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.17% 38.89% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 58034 64517 71205
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 October 2017.

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 October 2017. 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 -29 2869 £45,000 - 145
UK excluding London -24 1812 £40,500 +1.25% 108
London -32 1130 £55,000 +4.76% 39
South East -31 698 £42,500 - 43
North of England +32 414 £40,000 +6.67% 25
North West +52 292 £40,000 +6.67% 18
East of England -38 235 £45,000 -7.22% 11
Midlands -43 217 £37,500 - 16
South West +17 166 £35,000 -12.50% 11
West Midlands -60 128 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Yorkshire -10 108 £42,500 +13.33% 6
East Midlands -26 91 £40,000 - 14
Scotland -30 58 £40,000 - 1
Wales -54 23 £40,000 +6.67% 1
North East +3 14 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Northern Ireland -31 7 £65,000 +44.44%

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT jobs citing Ajax also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Ajax.

1 2578 (85.65%) JavaScript
2 2334 (77.54%) HTML
3 2151 (71.46%) CSS
4 1757 (58.37%) jQuery
5 1645 (54.65%) .NET
6 1631 (54.19%) C#
7 1609 (53.46%) Agile Software Development
8 1556 (51.69%) MVC
9 1324 (43.99%) ASP.NET
10 1257 (41.76%) SQL Server
11 1186 (39.40%) SQL
12 1050 (34.88%) HTML5
13 1006 (33.42%) AngularJS
14 903 (30.00%) Web Development
15 902 (29.97%) ASP.NET MVC
16 814 (27.04%) TDD
17 794 (26.38%) XML
18 723 (24.02%) Web Services
19 667 (22.16%) JSON
20 643 (21.36%) OO
21 623 (20.70%) Scrum
22 621 (20.63%) Java
23 607 (20.17%) Microsoft
24 599 (19.90%) CSS3
25 595 (19.77%) PHP
26 589 (19.57%) WCF
27 580 (19.27%) Git (software)
28 572 (19.00%) REST
29 534 (17.74%) .NET Framework
30 523 (17.38%) 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
1 270 (8.97%) IIS
2 211 (7.01%) CMS
3 185 (6.15%) Apache
4 125 (4.15%) SharePoint
5 106 (3.52%) WordPress
6 101 (3.36%) Umbraco
7 84 (2.79%) BizTalk Server
8 78 (2.59%) Drupal
9 76 (2.52%) Tomcat
10 73 (2.43%) JBoss
11 67 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
12 55 (1.83%) WebSphere
13 45 (1.50%) nginx
14 39 (1.30%) WebLogic
15 36 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
16 32 (1.06%) NServiceBus
17 27 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
18 25 (0.83%) EPiServer
19 24 (0.80%) Apache Solr
20 23 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 112 (3.72%) Photoshop
2 24 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
5 15 (0.50%) FileZilla
6 13 (0.43%) InVision
7 12 (0.40%) GIMP
8 10 (0.33%) InDesign
9 8 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.27%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.100%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.100%) SPSS
11 2 (0.066%) HipChat
11 2 (0.066%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 1 (0.033%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 39 (1.30%) Magento
1 39 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 26 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
3 22 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.17%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.100%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.100%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.100%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.066%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.066%) Shopify
8 1 (0.033%) Odoo
8 1 (0.033%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.033%) Optimost
8 1 (0.033%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.033%) SAP MII
8 1 (0.033%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 250 (8.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 157 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
3 119 (3.95%) SaaS
4 103 (3.42%) GitHub
5 42 (1.40%) npm
6 29 (0.96%) Google Analytics
7 24 (0.80%) Sage Pay
8 21 (0.70%) Serverless
9 17 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (0.56%) Slack
10 15 (0.50%) Trello
11 14 (0.47%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.47%) Office 365
12 10 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
14 8 (0.27%) Force.com
15 7 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 6 (0.20%) AdWords
17 5 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 173 (5.75%) HTTP
2 136 (4.52%) Internet
3 55 (1.83%) SSL
4 38 (1.26%) Intranet
5 29 (0.96%) TCP/IP
6 21 (0.70%) DNS
6 21 (0.70%) FTP
7 19 (0.63%) Extranet
7 19 (0.63%) SMTP
8 15 (0.50%) LDAP
9 13 (0.43%) Broadband
10 12 (0.40%) HTTPS
11 11 (0.37%) Wireless
12 10 (0.33%) RFID
12 10 (0.33%) SSH
13 6 (0.20%) Network Security
14 4 (0.13%) IMAP
14 4 (0.13%) PPP
14 4 (0.13%) VPN
15 2 (0.066%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1257 (41.76%) SQL Server
2 434 (14.42%) MySQL
3 231 (7.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 220 (7.31%) Relational Database
5 180 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 156 (5.18%) SQL Server 2014
7 143 (4.75%) MongoDB
8 100 (3.32%) NoSQL
9 91 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 72 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
11 64 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 51 (1.69%) Redis
13 46 (1.53%) Big Data
14 40 (1.33%) Oracle Database
15 35 (1.16%) RDBMS
15 35 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
16 23 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
17 21 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
19 19 (0.63%) GIS
Development Applications
1 580 (19.27%) Git (software)
2 449 (14.92%) Subversion
3 324 (10.76%) Visual Studio
4 312 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 294 (9.77%) NUnit
6 173 (5.75%) JIRA
7 161 (5.35%) Jenkins
8 151 (5.02%) Rhino Mocks
9 133 (4.42%) gulp
10 125 (4.15%) Grunt
11 103 (3.42%) Selenium
12 95 (3.16%) Maven
13 88 (2.92%) JUnit
14 80 (2.66%) Jasmine
15 74 (2.46%) TeamCity
16 64 (2.13%) Eclipse
17 50 (1.66%) Bitbucket
18 47 (1.56%) Moq
19 44 (1.46%) Cucumber
20 40 (1.33%) Ant
General
1 523 (17.38%) Finance
2 208 (6.91%) Marketing
3 144 (4.78%) Banking
4 101 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 97 (3.22%) Retail
6 94 (3.12%) Electronics
7 86 (2.86%) Games
8 83 (2.76%) Manufacturing
9 73 (2.43%) Publishing
10 67 (2.23%) Advertising
11 58 (1.93%) Investment Banking
12 30 (1.00%) Music Industry
13 24 (0.80%) Automotive
14 22 (0.73%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.60%) Legal
16 13 (0.43%) Multimedia
17 12 (0.40%) Law
18 11 (0.37%) Local Government
18 11 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
19 4 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2664 (88.50%) Developer
2 1031 (34.25%) .NET Developer
3 749 (24.88%) C# Developer
4 608 (20.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 535 (17.77%) Senior Developer
6 502 (16.68%) ASP.NET Developer
7 453 (15.05%) Web Developer
8 404 (13.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 326 (10.83%) Software Developer
10 300 (9.97%) JavaScript Developer
11 291 (9.67%) Java Developer
12 289 (9.60%) PHP Developer
13 277 (9.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 246 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 188 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
16 185 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
17 168 (5.58%) .NET Software Developer
18 161 (5.35%) SQL Developer
19 158 (5.25%) Angular Developer
20 143 (4.75%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2334 (77.54%) HTML
2 2151 (71.46%) CSS
3 1757 (58.37%) jQuery
4 1645 (54.65%) .NET
5 1324 (43.99%) ASP.NET
6 1050 (34.88%) HTML5
7 1006 (33.42%) AngularJS
8 902 (29.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 794 (26.38%) XML
10 723 (24.02%) Web Services
11 667 (22.16%) JSON
12 599 (19.90%) CSS3
13 589 (19.57%) WCF
14 572 (19.00%) REST
15 534 (17.74%) .NET Framework
16 394 (13.09%) ASP.NET Web API
17 348 (11.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 323 (10.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 321 (10.66%) SOAP
20 309 (10.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 328 (10.90%) User Experience
2 225 (7.48%) Greenfield Project
3 221 (7.34%) Computer Science
4 197 (6.54%) Mobile App
5 114 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
6 76 (2.52%) Fintech
7 54 (1.79%) N-Tier
8 47 (1.56%) Client/Server
9 46 (1.53%) Social Network
10 43 (1.43%) Social Media
11 40 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
12 39 (1.30%) iPad
13 38 (1.26%) Algorithms
14 34 (1.13%) Tandem
15 31 (1.03%) Data Structures
16 29 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
17 24 (0.80%) Digital Media
17 24 (0.80%) Virtual Team
18 19 (0.63%) Management Information System
19 14 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 324 (10.76%) Windows
2 266 (8.84%) Linux
3 114 (3.79%) Apple iOS
4 109 (3.62%) Android
5 79 (2.62%) Unix
6 62 (2.06%) Windows Server
7 16 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
8 15 (0.50%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.27%) MVS
9 8 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.13%) Debian
11 4 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.100%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.066%) CentOS
14 1 (0.033%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.033%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.033%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.033%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1609 (53.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1556 (51.69%) MVC
3 903 (30.00%) Web Development
4 814 (27.04%) TDD
5 643 (21.36%) OO
6 623 (20.70%) Scrum
7 390 (12.96%) Front End Development
8 348 (11.56%) Unit Testing
9 338 (11.23%) OOP
10 328 (10.90%) Software Engineering
11 306 (10.17%) Test Automation
11 306 (10.17%) Web Application Development
12 303 (10.07%) E-Commerce
13 277 (9.20%) SDLC
14 219 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
15 184 (6.11%) BDD
16 168 (5.58%) OOD
17 167 (5.55%) Mentoring
18 158 (5.25%) SOA
19 154 (5.12%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2578 (85.65%) JavaScript
2 1631 (54.19%) C#
3 1186 (39.40%) SQL
4 621 (20.63%) Java
5 595 (19.77%) PHP
6 416 (13.82%) T-SQL
7 233 (7.74%) VB.NET
8 141 (4.68%) TypeScript
9 140 (4.65%) Python
10 125 (4.15%) VB
11 123 (4.09%) C++
12 97 (3.22%) C
13 93 (3.09%) Ruby
14 58 (1.93%) Perl
15 55 (1.83%) Scala
16 49 (1.63%) PL/SQL
17 48 (1.59%) VBScript
18 47 (1.56%) PowerShell
19 41 (1.36%) ES6
20 36 (1.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 333 (11.06%) Degree
2 123 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (1.23%) Security Cleared
5 34 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 25 (0.83%) MCP
7 19 (0.63%) HND
8 16 (0.53%) MCPD
9 11 (0.37%) GNVQ
10 10 (0.33%) Sun Certification
11 8 (0.27%) CCNA
11 8 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.27%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.20%) HNC
13 5 (0.17%) ISEB
13 5 (0.17%) MCSA
14 4 (0.13%) Master's Degree
14 4 (0.13%) PhD
15 3 (0.100%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.100%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (3.95%) QA
2 23 (0.76%) SLA
3 22 (0.73%) WCAG
4 14 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.066%) WAI
8 1 (0.033%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 73 (2.43%) Docker
2 17 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.066%) iptables
5 2 (0.066%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.033%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (0.73%) Puppet
2 13 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.33%) Kubernetes
4 9 (0.30%) Kibana
5 8 (0.27%) Ansible
5 8 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
6 7 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.20%) Nagios
8 4 (0.13%) HP SiteScope
9 3 (0.100%) logstash
9 3 (0.100%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.100%) SCCM
9 3 (0.100%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.066%) RSA Archer
10 2 (0.066%) SELinux
11 1 (0.033%) cPanel
11 1 (0.033%) Graylog
11 1 (0.033%) Nmap
Vendors
1 607 (20.17%) Microsoft
2 167 (5.55%) Oracle
3 87 (2.89%) SAP
4 84 (2.79%) Zend
5 69 (2.29%) Adobe
6 67 (2.23%) Google
7 63 (2.09%) Sitecore
8 59 (1.96%) ServiceNow
9 57 (1.89%) Xamarin
10 53 (1.76%) Telerik
11 41 (1.36%) Remedy
12 33 (1.10%) BMC
13 24 (0.80%) HP
13 24 (0.80%) IBM
14 22 (0.73%) HEAT Software
15 19 (0.63%) PayPal
16 15 (0.50%) CyberSource
17 13 (0.43%) AppDynamics
17 13 (0.43%) Demandware
17 13 (0.43%) Splunk