The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 115 63 125
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +62
Permanent jobs citing JSON 41 109 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.33% 3.36% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% 8.13% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 14
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
JSON
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1194 1340 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.65% 41.28% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 850 862 724
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JSON
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

JSON Salary Trend in Scotland

JSON
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JSON across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

JSON Salary Histogram in Scotland

JSON
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -15 27 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Edinburgh -22 12 £39,000 -2.50% 2
Aberdeen +2 3 £37,500 +15.38%
JSON
UK

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 42 (58.33%) HTML
2 40 (55.56%) CSS
3 39 (54.17%) JavaScript
4 36 (50.00%) Web Services
4 36 (50.00%) XML
5 31 (43.06%) jQuery
6 30 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 28 (38.89%) REST
8 27 (37.50%) Java
9 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (31.94%) Apple iOS
10 23 (31.94%) HTML5
11 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (29.17%) Android
11 21 (29.17%) iOS Development
11 21 (29.17%) MVC
11 21 (29.17%) Objective-C
11 21 (29.17%) SQL
12 20 (27.78%) Ajax
13 19 (26.39%) Cocoa
13 19 (26.39%) Xcode
13 19 (26.39%) C#
14 17 (23.61%) .NET
15 16 (22.22%) OO
15 16 (22.22%) CSS3
16 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (20.83%) SQLite
17 14 (19.44%) Unit Testing
17 14 (19.44%) iPad
17 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (9.72%) Apache
1 7 (9.72%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.17%) IIS
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (4.17%) CMS
3 3 (4.17%) Node.js
4 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.78%) WordPress
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (1.39%) Moodle
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) HTTP
2 9 (12.50%) iBeacon
3 7 (9.72%) Internet
4 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.83%) SQLite
3 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.17%) MySQL
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Xcode
2 13 (18.06%) JUnit
3 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 10 (13.89%) Jenkins
5 8 (11.11%) Subversion
6 7 (9.72%) Mockito
6 7 (9.72%) Selenium
7 6 (8.33%) TeamCity
7 6 (8.33%) Maven
8 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (5.56%) Gradle
9 4 (5.56%) Hudson
9 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
10 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
10 3 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (4.17%) Android Studio
11 2 (2.78%) JIRA
11 2 (2.78%) Moq
11 2 (2.78%) NUnit
12 1 (1.39%) Firebug
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Retail
3 7 (9.72%) Banking
3 7 (9.72%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Private Banking
5 3 (4.17%) Front Office
6 2 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 63 (87.50%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) Web Developer
3 12 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 12 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Team Leader
6 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Android Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (4.17%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Junior
8 3 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (58.33%) HTML
2 40 (55.56%) CSS
3 36 (50.00%) Web Services
3 36 (50.00%) XML
4 31 (43.06%) jQuery
5 28 (38.89%) REST
6 23 (31.94%) HTML5
7 20 (27.78%) Ajax
8 19 (26.39%) Cocoa
9 17 (23.61%) .NET
10 16 (22.22%) CSS3
11 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET
12 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 11 (15.28%) Spring
13 11 (15.28%) SOAP
13 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
14 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (11.11%) RESTful
16 7 (9.72%) JDBC
17 6 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.44%) iPad
3 13 (18.06%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.94%) iPhone
6 4 (5.56%) User Experience
6 4 (5.56%) Animation
6 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
7 3 (4.17%) Credit Risk
7 3 (4.17%) Derivative
7 3 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (2.78%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.78%) BBC
9 1 (1.39%) Interactive TV
9 1 (1.39%) VLE
9 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.94%) Apple iOS
2 21 (29.17%) Android
3 8 (11.11%) Windows
4 6 (8.33%) Linux
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.78%) UNIX
6 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (29.17%) iOS Development
2 21 (29.17%) MVC
3 16 (22.22%) OO
4 14 (19.44%) Unit Testing
5 12 (16.67%) Android Development
6 11 (15.28%) Web Development
7 10 (13.89%) Web Application Development
8 9 (12.50%) TDD
8 9 (12.50%) Scrum
9 8 (11.11%) Web Design
10 6 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (8.33%) Investment Management
10 6 (8.33%) Information Security
10 6 (8.33%) Workflow
10 6 (8.33%) SOA
11 5 (6.94%) UML
11 5 (6.94%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 27 (37.50%) Java
3 21 (29.17%) Objective-C
3 21 (29.17%) SQL
4 19 (26.39%) C#
5 9 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.72%) Python
7 3 (4.17%) ECMAScript
7 3 (4.17%) Scala
8 2 (2.78%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.78%) PHP
9 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) ISEB
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Apple
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle
3 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.78%) Perforce
4 2 (2.78%) SAP
4 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
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