Level of demand for ASP.Net Ajax for developers
Ajax has been climbing steadily and is now only just outside the SSL/Computer Weekly top 25.
Rates of pay for ASP.Net Ajax
Junior developers from £22k; senior developers £30-45k
ASP.Net Ajax Training
Is it technically difficult to learn ASP.Net Ajax?
Advantages of learning ASP.Net Ajax
Microsoft’s approach provides a lot of handholding for Ajax beginners. The cross-browser client script libraries are integrated with the ASP.NET server side Web application framework, and with ASP.NET application services.
New ASP.Net Ajax developments
Preview ASP.Net Ajax 4.0 on aspnet.
Industries and sectors ASP.Net Ajax used in
Employers currently looking for ASP.Net with Ajax include an investment bank, an online retailer, media and marketing services companies, and many web design and software houses.
What systems does ASP.Net Ajax run on?
ASP.Net Ajax is supported by Visual Studio 2008, supplied as part of ASP.NET 3.5, and can be downloaded for ASP.NET 2.0. It is for Windows platforms only. However, the Client side Ajax Framework is also shipped separately from ASP.Net as the Microsoft Ajax Library, which can be used with other server-side technologies.
What's it for?
Where did it originate?
ASP.Net Ajax began with the codename Atlas. It was released as a separate download early in 2007, then included with .Net Framework 3.5, released at the same time as Visual Studio 2008
This was first published in April 2009