Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ajax
England > West Midlands
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 218 133
Rank change year-on-year +4 -85 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ajax 82 98 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.00% 0.97% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.38% 2.54% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 78 97 220
West Midlands median annual salary £39,674 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.80% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,750 £51,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 2,428 3,861 3,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.62% 38.34% 35.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,009 3,296 3,352
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,025
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £59,900
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018. 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
Birmingham +19 31 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Sutton Coldfield -8 19 £42,500 +30.77%
Staffordshire +23 12 £29,000 -10.77% 2
Warwickshire +35 9 £25,000 -34.21%
Solihull +5 4 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Worcestershire -3 4 £29,000 +16.00% 3
Coventry +10 3 £48,750 +25.00%
Wolverhampton - 1 £45,000 -
Ajax
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 67 (81.71%) JavaScript
2 63 (76.83%) HTML
3 58 (70.73%) SQL
4 56 (68.29%) CSS
5 49 (59.76%) C#
6 47 (57.32%) SQL Server
7 46 (56.10%) Web Services
8 44 (53.66%) .NET
9 38 (46.34%) MVC
10 36 (43.90%) XML
11 33 (40.24%) jQuery
12 31 (37.80%) Web Development
13 29 (35.37%) Java
14 27 (32.93%) Finance
15 25 (30.49%) WCF
15 25 (30.49%) AngularJS
16 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (25.61%) Relational Database
18 20 (24.39%) CMS
19 18 (21.95%) SEO
19 18 (21.95%) Spring
19 18 (21.95%) XSLT
20 17 (20.73%) HTML5
21 16 (19.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
22 15 (18.29%) T-SQL
22 15 (18.29%) REST
22 15 (18.29%) Umbraco
23 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
23 14 (17.07%) Amazon AWS

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 20 (24.39%) CMS
2 15 (18.29%) Umbraco
3 11 (13.41%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.44%) WordPress
7 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.44%) Magento
3 1 (1.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.10%) Serverless
4 4 (4.88%) Office 365
4 4 (4.88%) SaaS
5 3 (3.66%) GitHub
5 3 (3.66%) Silverpop
6 2 (2.44%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.22%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Intranet
2 2 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (57.32%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.61%) Relational Database
3 13 (15.85%) MySQL
4 12 (14.63%) RDBMS
5 9 (10.98%) NoSQL
6 6 (7.32%) Big Data
7 5 (6.10%) Hazelcast
8 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (3.66%) MariaDB
10 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.63%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.88%) Subversion
4 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.66%) JUnit
4 3 (3.66%) Maven
5 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.22%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.22%) NUnit
6 1 (1.22%) PhpStorm
6 1 (1.22%) ReSharper
General
1 27 (32.93%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (86.59%) Developer
2 23 (28.05%) Web Developer
3 14 (17.07%) Java Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Software Developer
5 11 (13.41%) Applications Support
6 9 (10.98%) .NET Developer
6 9 (10.98%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.54%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (8.54%) Junior
7 7 (8.54%) Junior Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Graduate
8 6 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Java Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Applications Support Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (6.10%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (76.83%) HTML
2 56 (68.29%) CSS
3 46 (56.10%) Web Services
4 44 (53.66%) .NET
5 36 (43.90%) XML
6 33 (40.24%) jQuery
7 25 (30.49%) AngularJS
7 25 (30.49%) WCF
8 18 (21.95%) Spring
8 18 (21.95%) XSLT
9 17 (20.73%) HTML5
10 16 (19.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (18.29%) REST
12 13 (15.85%) ASP.NET
12 13 (15.85%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (15.85%) Hibernate
13 12 (14.63%) Java EE
13 12 (14.63%) JSON
14 11 (13.41%) SOAP
15 10 (12.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Driving Licence
2 7 (8.54%) User Experience
3 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.66%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.66%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Linux
3 3 (3.66%) Unix
4 1 (1.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.34%) MVC
2 31 (37.80%) Web Development
3 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (21.95%) SEO
5 13 (15.85%) OOP
6 9 (10.98%) Scrum
7 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.54%) SOA
8 7 (8.54%) TDD
8 7 (8.54%) Web Design
9 6 (7.32%) Analytics
9 6 (7.32%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.32%) Migration
10 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.10%) Front End Development
10 5 (6.10%) Mathematics
10 5 (6.10%) OO
10 5 (6.10%) Process Management
10 5 (6.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 67 (81.71%) JavaScript
2 58 (70.73%) SQL
3 49 (59.76%) C#
4 29 (35.37%) Java
5 15 (18.29%) T-SQL
6 10 (12.20%) VB.NET
7 9 (10.98%) PHP
8 5 (6.10%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.88%) C
9 4 (4.88%) Python
10 3 (3.66%) Groovy
10 3 (3.66%) Ruby
10 3 (3.66%) Scala
10 3 (3.66%) XPath
11 2 (2.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) PhD
3 3 (3.66%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) GDPR
1 3 (3.66%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle
3 3 (3.66%) Apple
3 3 (3.66%) ATG
3 3 (3.66%) Google
3 3 (3.66%) IBM
4 2 (2.44%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat