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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ajax
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 127 115
Rank change year-on-year -16 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 90 124 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.77% 2.03% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 5.98% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 78 95 104
Median salary £36,000 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Ajax is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2043 2074 2157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 40.09% 34.02% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1737 1961
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Ajax
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Ajax as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +7 38 £47,500 +47.28% 2
Worcestershire +6 20 £25,000 -17.35% 1
Coventry -1 13 £45,000 +60.71%
Herefordshire -7 12 £25,000 -16.66%
Warwickshire +4 9 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Shropshire +7 3 £55,000 +69.23%
Staffordshire -12 3 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton +4 1 £25,000 -20.63%
Solihull -6 1 £31,000 -3.12%
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Ajax.

1 178 (92.23%) HTML
2 168 (87.05%) JavaScript
3 144 (74.61%) CSS
4 122 (63.21%) jQuery
5 111 (57.51%) .NET
6 92 (47.67%) C#
7 77 (39.90%) ASP.NET
8 76 (39.38%) SQL
9 75 (38.86%) HTML5
10 73 (37.82%) Web Development
11 71 (36.79%) Web Services
11 71 (36.79%) OO
12 69 (35.75%) XML
13 64 (33.16%) REST
14 55 (28.50%) MVC
15 54 (27.98%) SQL Server
16 52 (26.94%) PHP
17 51 (26.42%) JSON
18 50 (25.91%) Microsoft
19 45 (23.32%) AngularJS
20 42 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
21 38 (19.69%) SOAP
21 38 (19.69%) .NET Framework
22 37 (19.17%) Visual Studio
23 35 (18.13%) T-SQL
24 34 (17.62%) VB.NET
24 34 (17.62%) Team Foundation Server
25 33 (17.10%) MySQL
26 32 (16.58%) WCF
27 31 (16.06%) Apple iOS

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 13 (6.74%) CMS
2 6 (3.11%) WordPress
3 5 (2.59%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.07%) IIS
5 2 (1.04%) Apache
5 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.04%) nginx
6 1 (0.52%) Confluence
6 1 (0.52%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.52%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Magento
2 2 (1.04%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.52%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 7 (3.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (3.63%) Google Compute Engine
2 7 (3.63%) Heroku
3 2 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.74%) LDAP
1 13 (6.74%) SSL
2 7 (3.63%) Intranet
3 3 (1.55%) Internet
4 2 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (27.98%) SQL Server
2 33 (17.10%) MySQL
3 16 (8.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (7.77%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (5.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (4.66%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.63%) Redis
8 5 (2.59%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.59%) Big Data
8 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.07%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.07%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.07%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.04%) MS Access
10 2 (1.04%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.04%) Riak
Development Applications
1 37 (19.17%) Visual Studio
2 34 (17.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (12.44%) Xcode
4 23 (11.92%) Git (software)
5 21 (10.88%) Jenkins
6 19 (9.84%) SpecFlow
7 7 (3.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (3.11%) Subversion
9 5 (2.59%) JUnit
9 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.04%) jMock
10 2 (1.04%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.04%) Mockito
11 1 (0.52%) Ant
11 1 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.52%) Grunt
11 1 (0.52%) gulp
11 1 (0.52%) Hudson
11 1 (0.52%) JIRA
11 1 (0.52%) Maven
General
1 23 (11.92%) Finance
2 13 (6.74%) Multimedia
3 9 (4.66%) Automotive
4 7 (3.63%) Publishing
5 4 (2.07%) Marketing
5 4 (2.07%) Retail
6 2 (1.04%) Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 169 (87.56%) Developer
2 66 (34.20%) .NET Developer
3 39 (20.21%) Web Developer
4 36 (18.65%) Software Developer
5 28 (14.51%) Senior Developer
6 26 (13.47%) .NET Web Developer
7 25 (12.95%) Junior
7 25 (12.95%) Junior Developer
7 25 (12.95%) SQL Developer
8 24 (12.44%) C# Developer
8 24 (12.44%) iOS Developer
9 23 (11.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (11.92%) Junior iOS Developer
9 23 (11.92%) Objective-C Developer
10 22 (11.40%) Senior Software Developer
11 20 (10.36%) PHP Developer
12 19 (9.84%) VB.NET Developer
13 17 (8.81%) Architect
13 17 (8.81%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (8.29%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (92.23%) HTML
2 144 (74.61%) CSS
3 122 (63.21%) jQuery
4 111 (57.51%) .NET
5 77 (39.90%) ASP.NET
6 75 (38.86%) HTML5
7 71 (36.79%) Web Services
8 69 (35.75%) XML
9 64 (33.16%) REST
10 51 (26.42%) JSON
11 45 (23.32%) AngularJS
12 38 (19.69%) .NET Framework
12 38 (19.69%) SOAP
13 32 (16.58%) WCF
14 31 (16.06%) Entity Framework
15 28 (14.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (14.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (13.99%) KnockoutJS
17 25 (12.95%) CSS3
18 24 (12.44%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.92%) Social Media
2 12 (6.22%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.70%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.66%) User Experience
5 7 (3.63%) e-Learning
5 7 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.63%) W3C
6 4 (2.07%) Animation
7 3 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.55%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.04%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.52%) Replication
9 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.52%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.06%) Apple iOS
2 13 (6.74%) Linux
3 9 (4.66%) Android
4 7 (3.63%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.04%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.04%) Windows
5 2 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (37.82%) Web Development
2 71 (36.79%) OO
3 55 (28.50%) MVC
4 42 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (13.47%) OOP
6 24 (12.44%) iOS Development
7 21 (10.88%) Front End Development
7 21 (10.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (9.84%) BDD
8 19 (9.84%) OOD
9 18 (9.33%) Service Design
9 18 (9.33%) Software Architecture
10 15 (7.77%) Customer Requirements
11 14 (7.25%) Prototyping
12 13 (6.74%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (6.74%) Presales
12 13 (6.74%) Web Design
13 12 (6.22%) Scrum
14 11 (5.70%) E-Commerce
14 11 (5.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 168 (87.05%) JavaScript
2 92 (47.67%) C#
3 76 (39.38%) SQL
4 52 (26.94%) PHP
5 35 (18.13%) T-SQL
6 34 (17.62%) VB.NET
7 27 (13.99%) TypeScript
8 25 (12.95%) Objective-C
9 18 (9.33%) VB
10 12 (6.22%) Java
11 9 (4.66%) Ruby
12 2 (1.04%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.04%) Erlang
12 2 (1.04%) Python
12 2 (1.04%) Scala
12 2 (1.04%) XPath
13 1 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (9.33%) Degree
2 8 (4.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.11%) GNVQ
3 6 (3.11%) HND
4 5 (2.59%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.04%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.52%) MCPD
6 1 (0.52%) MCSD
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.59%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.07%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Docker
2 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) cPanel
Vendors
1 50 (25.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.74%) ServiceNow
3 8 (4.15%) Google
4 5 (2.59%) Cloudera
4 5 (2.59%) Informatica
5 2 (1.04%) Sun
5 2 (1.04%) Veeam
5 2 (1.04%) VMware
5 2 (1.04%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.04%) Zend
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle
6 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.52%) Sybase
Alcester, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReStart Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago