Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ajax
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 368 289 211
Rank change year-on-year -79 -78 -29
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 1,143 1,930 3,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 1.17% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.23% 2.93% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1,675 2,720
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,600 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.44% +2.50%

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 51,267 65,864 70,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.52% 39.97% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42,150 54,451 58,504
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 -72 1,107 £45,000 - 212
UK excluding London -30 909 £45,000 +7.14% 172
South East +1 406 £45,000 - 68
London -169 222 £55,000 -4.35% 47
North of England -52 161 £47,000 +10.59% 42
South West +41 145 £45,000 +20.00% 16
Midlands -30 138 £44,000 +10.00% 23
North West +5 125 £47,125 +14.24% 25
East Midlands +1 81 £42,500 +6.25% 13
West Midlands -34 58 £45,000 +12.50% 10
East of England -8 35 £51,250 +13.89% 16
Yorkshire -38 34 £35,500 -11.25% 14
Scotland -24 20 £40,500 +1.25% 3
Northern Ireland -10 4 £40,000 -
North East +7 2 £35,000 -17.65% 3
Wales -3 1 £37,500 +7.14% 4

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 1,003 (87.75%) JavaScript
2 779 (68.15%) CSS
3 762 (66.67%) HTML
4 712 (62.29%) jQuery
5 608 (53.19%) C#
6 603 (52.76%) .NET
7 547 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
8 513 (44.88%) SQL Server
9 493 (43.13%) MVC
10 468 (40.94%) ASP.NET
11 420 (36.75%) SQL
12 369 (32.28%) XML
13 334 (29.22%) AngularJS
14 330 (28.87%) Web Services
15 320 (28.00%) Web Development
16 310 (27.12%) MySQL
17 290 (25.37%) JSON
17 290 (25.37%) REST
18 272 (23.80%) PHP
19 260 (22.75%) Microsoft
20 246 (21.52%) Java
21 214 (18.72%) HTML5
22 213 (18.64%) OO
23 198 (17.32%) Git (software)
24 196 (17.15%) ASP.NET MVC
25 194 (16.97%) SOAP
26 187 (16.36%) Scrum
26 187 (16.36%) OOP
27 182 (15.92%) WCF
28 176 (15.40%) CSS3

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 81 (7.09%) CMS
2 79 (6.91%) IIS
3 76 (6.65%) WordPress
4 55 (4.81%) Apache
5 47 (4.11%) Joomla!
6 44 (3.85%) JBoss
7 30 (2.62%) Umbraco
8 28 (2.45%) Tomcat
9 27 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
10 26 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 22 (1.92%) Drupal
12 18 (1.57%) SharePoint
13 17 (1.49%) Confluence
14 14 (1.22%) nginx
15 11 (0.96%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
17 8 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
18 7 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
19 6 (0.52%) GlassFish
20 2 (0.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 26 (2.27%) Photoshop
2 11 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (0.79%) Sketch
4 8 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.35%) GIMP
7 2 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.17%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.17%) InVision
7 2 (0.17%) Zeplin
8 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 48 (4.20%) Magento
2 42 (3.67%) Payment Gateway
3 18 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.35%) OpenCart
5 3 (0.26%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.17%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.17%) R3 Corda
6 2 (0.17%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.087%) Endur
7 1 (0.087%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 169 (14.79%) Azure
2 88 (7.70%) AWS
3 87 (7.61%) SaaS
4 27 (2.36%) npm
5 26 (2.27%) GitHub
6 24 (2.10%) Serverless
7 19 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
9 11 (0.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 11 (0.96%) AWS IoT
9 11 (0.96%) GCP
10 10 (0.87%) Power Platform
11 9 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (0.79%) IaaS
11 9 (0.79%) PaaS
11 9 (0.79%) PowerApps
12 7 (0.61%) Office 365
13 6 (0.52%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.52%) Asana
14 5 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.94%) HTTP
2 14 (1.22%) SSH
3 13 (1.14%) Intranet
4 12 (1.05%) SMTP
5 11 (0.96%) FTP
5 11 (0.96%) MQTT
6 10 (0.87%) SSL
7 8 (0.70%) Broadband
7 8 (0.70%) VoIP
7 8 (0.70%) VPN
8 6 (0.52%) Internet
9 5 (0.44%) Skype
10 2 (0.17%) Network Security
10 2 (0.17%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.087%) DNS
11 1 (0.087%) Extranet
11 1 (0.087%) IMAP
11 1 (0.087%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 513 (44.88%) SQL Server
2 310 (27.12%) MySQL
3 81 (7.09%) Relational Database
4 80 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 78 (6.82%) NoSQL
6 76 (6.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 67 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
8 52 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 42 (3.67%) MongoDB
10 40 (3.50%) RDBMS
11 26 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
12 25 (2.19%) Geospatial Data
12 25 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 23 (2.01%) GIS
14 22 (1.92%) JasperReports
15 21 (1.84%) SQL Server 2014
16 20 (1.75%) CouchDB
16 20 (1.75%) Neo4j
17 18 (1.57%) Redis
18 17 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 198 (17.32%) Git (software)
2 125 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 110 (9.62%) Visual Studio
4 93 (8.14%) JIRA
5 79 (6.91%) Jenkins
6 65 (5.69%) Subversion
7 63 (5.51%) Selenium
8 49 (4.29%) Maven
9 39 (3.41%) JUnit
9 39 (3.41%) WiX
10 38 (3.32%) TeamCity
10 38 (3.32%) webpack
11 34 (2.97%) Ant
12 29 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
13 27 (2.36%) Grunt
14 24 (2.10%) gulp
15 22 (1.92%) FishEye
16 21 (1.84%) SoapUI
17 20 (1.75%) Hudson
17 20 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 92 (8.05%) Finance
2 54 (4.72%) Retail
3 38 (3.32%) Games
4 28 (2.45%) Marketing
5 24 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 17 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.40%) Automotive
8 10 (0.87%) Banking
8 10 (0.87%) Public Sector
9 7 (0.61%) Advertising
9 7 (0.61%) Electronics
9 7 (0.61%) Legal
9 7 (0.61%) Publishing
10 6 (0.52%) Housing Association
11 3 (0.26%) Military
12 2 (0.17%) Front Office
12 2 (0.17%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.087%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.087%) Back Office
13 1 (0.087%) Law
Job Titles
1 964 (84.34%) Developer
2 243 (21.26%) Software Developer
3 239 (20.91%) .NET Developer
4 223 (19.51%) Senior Developer
5 191 (16.71%) PHP Developer
6 185 (16.19%) C# Developer
7 111 (9.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 105 (9.19%) Java Developer
9 95 (8.31%) Senior Software Developer
10 94 (8.22%) Full Stack Developer
11 78 (6.82%) Senior PHP Developer
12 69 (6.04%) Software Engineer
13 68 (5.95%) Web Developer
14 62 (5.42%) C# Software Developer
14 62 (5.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 55 (4.81%) Lead Developer
16 54 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
17 52 (4.55%) Applications Developer
18 49 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 47 (4.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 779 (68.15%) CSS
2 762 (66.67%) HTML
3 712 (62.29%) jQuery
4 603 (52.76%) .NET
5 468 (40.94%) ASP.NET
6 369 (32.28%) XML
7 334 (29.22%) AngularJS
8 330 (28.87%) Web Services
9 290 (25.37%) JSON
9 290 (25.37%) REST
10 214 (18.72%) HTML5
11 196 (17.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 194 (16.97%) SOAP
13 182 (15.92%) WCF
14 176 (15.40%) CSS3
15 170 (14.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 146 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
17 137 (11.99%) Spring
18 134 (11.72%) .NET Framework
19 114 (9.97%) React
Miscellaneous
1 100 (8.75%) Mobile App
2 84 (7.35%) User Experience
3 78 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
4 72 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
5 64 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
6 44 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
8 30 (2.62%) Virtual Team
9 25 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (1.75%) Social Media
11 18 (1.57%) EPoS
12 15 (1.31%) Smartphone
13 12 (1.05%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.05%) Digital Media
14 11 (0.96%) Blog
14 11 (0.96%) Smart Home
15 10 (0.87%) N-Tier
16 9 (0.79%) Video\Live Streaming
17 8 (0.70%) Web 2.0
17 8 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 129 (11.29%) Linux
2 102 (8.92%) Windows
3 70 (6.12%) Android
4 52 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 17 (1.49%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.14%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.52%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
9 4 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.17%) CentOS
11 2 (0.17%) Debian
12 1 (0.087%) MVS
12 1 (0.087%) Unix
12 1 (0.087%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 493 (43.13%) MVC
3 320 (28.00%) Web Development
4 213 (18.64%) OO
5 187 (16.36%) OOP
5 187 (16.36%) Scrum
6 167 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
7 156 (13.65%) Unit Testing
8 153 (13.39%) TDD
9 140 (12.25%) SDLC
10 122 (10.67%) DevOps
11 119 (10.41%) Software Engineering
12 109 (9.54%) Front End Development
13 105 (9.19%) Continuous Integration
14 103 (9.01%) Computer Science
15 86 (7.52%) Project Management
16 85 (7.44%) Mentoring
17 83 (7.26%) OO PHP
18 76 (6.65%) E-Commerce
19 70 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1,003 (87.75%) JavaScript
2 608 (53.19%) C#
3 420 (36.75%) SQL
4 272 (23.80%) PHP
5 246 (21.52%) Java
6 116 (10.15%) T-SQL
7 104 (9.10%) Python
8 80 (7.00%) VB.NET
9 53 (4.64%) Java 8
10 52 (4.55%) TypeScript
11 44 (3.85%) C
12 37 (3.24%) Ruby
13 28 (2.45%) PHP 7
14 26 (2.27%) PHP 5
15 25 (2.19%) ES6
16 23 (2.01%) XPath
17 19 (1.66%) Groovy
17 19 (1.66%) Scala
18 18 (1.57%) PowerShell
19 16 (1.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 125 (10.94%) Degree
2 55 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (0.87%) Master's Degree
4 9 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.17%) PhD
7 1 (0.087%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.72%) QA
2 13 (1.14%) GDPR
3 12 (1.05%) SLA
4 6 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.087%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.087%) Solvency II
System Software
1 73 (6.39%) Docker
2 23 (2.01%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.84%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.087%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.087%) vCloud
4 1 (0.087%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.087%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (2.10%) Puppet
2 14 (1.22%) Kubernetes
3 7 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
4 6 (0.52%) Terraform
5 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.087%) Ansible
6 1 (0.087%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.087%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.087%) Kibana
6 1 (0.087%) logstash
Vendors
1 260 (22.75%) Microsoft
2 105 (9.19%) Oracle
3 70 (6.12%) Zend
4 42 (3.67%) Google
5 31 (2.71%) Adobe
6 20 (1.75%) Atlassian
7 16 (1.40%) ServiceNow
8 14 (1.22%) Xamarin
9 11 (0.96%) Telerik
10 10 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.79%) Zuora
12 8 (0.70%) SAP
12 8 (0.70%) Sencha
13 5 (0.44%) CA
13 5 (0.44%) Pega
14 3 (0.26%) Facebook
14 3 (0.26%) IBM
14 3 (0.26%) Splunk
15 2 (0.17%) Sage
15 2 (0.17%) Talend