The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 19 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing JSON 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.14% 3.95% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 8.96% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
JSON
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 67 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 42.86% 44.08% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 53
Average salary £31,500 £34,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.35% -7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JSON across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

JSON
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JSON across the Belfast region.

JSON Salary Trend in Belfast

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing JSON also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JSON.

1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 6 (75.00%) Metasploit
3 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (75.00%) Rapid7
4 4 (50.00%) User Experience
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (50.00%) Maven
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Ant
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) Validation
5 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Nmap
5 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Xen
5 3 (37.50%) Wireshark

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing JSON also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JSON. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Metasploit
2 4 (50.00%) Ant
2 4 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Mercurial
3 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) Capybara
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Development Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Development Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XSL
5 1 (12.50%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
5 1 (12.50%) WSDL
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) BBC
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Database Security
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Product Management
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Xen
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Rapid7
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Sencha
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle