Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ajax
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 226 227 132
Rank change year-on-year +1 -95 -22
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 58 84 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.84% 2.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 2.36% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 79 211
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -3.41%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,461 3,564 3,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.70% 35.82% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,985 2,907 3,203
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Ajax as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Ajax in the West Midlands

Ajax
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ajax in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Ajax in the West Midlands

Ajax
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ajax in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Ajax in the West Midlands

Ajax
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ajax within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 March 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
Worcestershire -4 21 £25,000 +11.11%
Birmingham -9 16 £39,587 -28.02%
Warwickshire +5 8 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Sutton Coldfield -1 6 £45,000 +38.46%
Coventry +29 4 £42,500 +54.55%
Staffordshire +12 1 £24,000 -27.82%
Solihull -4 1 - - 1
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 57 (98.28%) CSS
2 56 (96.55%) HTML
3 55 (94.83%) JavaScript
4 48 (82.76%) SQL
4 48 (82.76%) C#
5 47 (81.03%) SQL Server
6 45 (77.59%) .NET
7 44 (75.86%) MVC
8 43 (74.14%) Web Services
9 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
10 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (56.90%) Amazon AWS
11 32 (55.17%) Microsoft Azure
11 32 (55.17%) OOP
11 32 (55.17%) Visual Studio
12 31 (53.45%) HTML5
13 30 (51.72%) AngularJS
13 30 (51.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 30 (51.72%) ASP.NET
14 27 (46.55%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (43.10%) Relational Database
17 24 (41.38%) TDD
17 24 (41.38%) OO
18 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET MVC
19 22 (37.93%) C
19 22 (37.93%) jQuery
20 21 (36.21%) WPF
20 21 (36.21%) SOA
20 21 (36.21%) SaaS

Ajax
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (12.07%) CMS
1 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
3 3 (5.17%) WordPress
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (56.90%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (55.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (36.21%) SaaS
4 8 (13.79%) Serverless
5 5 (8.62%) Office 365
6 3 (5.17%) GitHub
7 1 (1.72%) AdWords
7 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.72%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Intranet
2 2 (3.45%) Skype
3 1 (1.72%) FTP
3 1 (1.72%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) MQTT
3 1 (1.72%) SMTP
3 1 (1.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (81.03%) SQL Server
2 25 (43.10%) Relational Database
3 21 (36.21%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (12.07%) MySQL
5 7 (12.07%) OLAP
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.72%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 32 (55.17%) Visual Studio
2 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.45%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.45%) Protractor
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (94.83%) Developer
2 37 (63.79%) Software Developer
3 19 (32.76%) .NET Developer
3 19 (32.76%) C# Developer
4 18 (31.03%) .NET Software Developer
4 18 (31.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (31.03%) C# Software Developer
5 13 (22.41%) Graduate
5 13 (22.41%) Graduate Developer
5 13 (22.41%) Graduate Software Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Junior
6 8 (13.79%) Junior Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Junior Software Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.17%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (98.28%) CSS
2 56 (96.55%) HTML
3 45 (77.59%) .NET
4 43 (74.14%) Web Services
5 31 (53.45%) HTML5
6 30 (51.72%) AngularJS
6 30 (51.72%) ASP.NET
6 30 (51.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (37.93%) jQuery
10 21 (36.21%) WPF
11 15 (25.86%) XML
12 12 (20.69%) WCF
13 11 (18.97%) JSON
14 9 (15.52%) REST
15 8 (13.79%) SOAP
16 7 (12.07%) .NET Core
17 6 (10.34%) .NET Framework
18 5 (8.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Driving Licence
2 6 (10.34%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) Web 2.0
4 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Life Science
5 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.72%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Android
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.72%) Debian
3 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (75.86%) MVC
2 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (55.17%) OOP
4 27 (46.55%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (41.38%) OO
5 24 (41.38%) TDD
6 21 (36.21%) MVVM
6 21 (36.21%) SOA
7 17 (29.31%) Web Development
8 9 (15.52%) Scrum
8 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.79%) DevOps
10 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (12.07%) Data Analysis
10 7 (12.07%) Mathematics
10 7 (12.07%) Process Management
10 7 (12.07%) Project Management
10 7 (12.07%) Sprint Planning
10 7 (12.07%) Workflow
11 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 55 (94.83%) JavaScript
2 48 (82.76%) C#
2 48 (82.76%) SQL
3 22 (37.93%) C
4 13 (22.41%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.34%) PHP
6 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.90%) Java
8 3 (5.17%) Python
9 2 (3.45%) Apple Swift
9 2 (3.45%) ES6
9 2 (3.45%) Groovy
9 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.45%) Ruby
9 2 (3.45%) Scala
9 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) GDPR
2 1 (1.72%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe
4 1 (1.72%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat