The table below looks at the statistics for JSON skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JSON over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSON
Rank 124 128 171
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +43
Permanent jobs citing JSON 88 55 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.73% 1.24% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.43% 3.60% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 78 48 28
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
JSON
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1985 1529 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.97% 34.41% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 1297 1653
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JSON
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

JSON Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JSON
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

JSON Salary Trend in the West Midlands

JSON
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JSON across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

JSON Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

JSON
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwickshire +7 27 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Birmingham 0 25 £45,000 - 2
Staffordshire -2 15 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Worcestershire -1 6 £40,000 +11.88% 1
Shropshire - 5 £42,500 -
Coventry -15 4 £47,500 +26.66%
Dudley - 4 £32,500 - 1
Solihull - 4 £34,750 -
Walsall - 3 £37,500 -
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 162 (78.64%) JavaScript
2 151 (73.30%) HTML
3 144 (69.90%) CSS
4 137 (66.50%) jQuery
5 109 (52.91%) .NET
6 107 (51.94%) Agile Software Development
7 104 (50.49%) XML
8 93 (45.15%) MVC
9 87 (42.23%) C#
10 81 (39.32%) SQL
11 79 (38.35%) Ajax
12 74 (35.92%) HTML5
13 72 (34.95%) SQL Server
14 70 (33.98%) Web Services
15 61 (29.61%) Git (software)
16 58 (28.16%) TDD
16 58 (28.16%) Scrum
17 52 (25.24%) ASP.NET
18 50 (24.27%) CSS3
19 48 (23.30%) Software Engineering
19 48 (23.30%) .NET Framework
20 46 (22.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 46 (22.33%) PHP
21 45 (21.84%) Java
22 43 (20.87%) Responsive Web Design
23 40 (19.42%) REST
23 40 (19.42%) Visual Studio
24 38 (18.45%) Microsoft
24 38 (18.45%) SQL Server 2012
25 36 (17.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

JSON
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 20 (9.71%) JBoss
2 16 (7.77%) WebLogic
2 16 (7.77%) WebSphere
3 14 (6.80%) CMS
4 12 (5.83%) Node.js
5 7 (3.40%) GlassFish
6 6 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (2.91%) MQSeries
7 5 (2.43%) Apache
7 5 (2.43%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.94%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.97%) IIS
10 1 (0.49%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.49%) Drupal
10 1 (0.49%) nginx
10 1 (0.49%) WordPress
10 1 (0.49%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 9 (4.37%) Photoshop
1 9 (4.37%) MS Office
2 6 (2.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.83%) SaaS
2 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.37%) GitHub
4 8 (3.88%) Heroku
5 6 (2.91%) PaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.80%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.83%) LAN
2 12 (5.83%) WAN
2 12 (5.83%) HTTP
3 3 (1.46%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.46%) Intranet
3 3 (1.46%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (34.95%) SQL Server
2 46 (22.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (18.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (15.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (15.05%) MySQL
6 16 (7.77%) MongoDB
7 15 (7.28%) SQLite
8 14 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.88%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.88%) Big Data
10 7 (3.40%) DTS
11 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.94%) Ingres
14 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (29.61%) Git (software)
2 40 (19.42%) Visual Studio
3 25 (12.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (12.14%) JIRA
4 24 (11.65%) ReSharper
5 23 (11.17%) Ant
6 16 (7.77%) JUnit
6 16 (7.77%) Selenium
7 14 (6.80%) Subversion
8 13 (6.31%) Eclipse
9 11 (5.34%) Xcode
10 10 (4.85%) Grunt
11 9 (4.37%) Yeoman
12 6 (2.91%) Talend Open Studio
13 4 (1.94%) PHPUnit
13 4 (1.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 4 (1.94%) Bugzilla
14 3 (1.46%) Trac
14 3 (1.46%) PEAR
15 2 (0.97%) NetBeans
General
1 27 (13.11%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.74%) Marketing
3 17 (8.25%) Finance
4 9 (4.37%) Retail
5 8 (3.88%) Games
6 6 (2.91%) Advertising
7 5 (2.43%) Back Office
8 4 (1.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (93.20%) Developer
2 51 (24.76%) Web Developer
3 50 (24.27%) .NET Developer
4 37 (17.96%) C# Developer
5 35 (16.99%) Senior Developer
6 34 (16.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (15.53%) Front-End Developer
8 30 (14.56%) .NET Web Developer
9 28 (13.59%) Java Developer
10 26 (12.62%) C# Web Developer
11 21 (10.19%) Software Engineer
12 17 (8.25%) Software Developer
13 15 (7.28%) Junior
13 15 (7.28%) Applications Developer
13 15 (7.28%) Junior Developer
14 13 (6.31%) Java Software Engineer
14 13 (6.31%) Junior C# Developer
14 13 (6.31%) Junior .NET Developer
14 13 (6.31%) Junior C# .NET Developer
15 12 (5.83%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (73.30%) HTML
2 144 (69.90%) CSS
3 137 (66.50%) jQuery
4 109 (52.91%) .NET
5 104 (50.49%) XML
6 79 (38.35%) Ajax
7 74 (35.92%) HTML5
8 70 (33.98%) Web Services
9 52 (25.24%) ASP.NET
10 50 (24.27%) CSS3
11 48 (23.30%) .NET Framework
12 40 (19.42%) REST
13 36 (17.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 33 (16.02%) LINQ
15 32 (15.53%) AngularJS
16 31 (15.05%) RESTful
17 28 (13.59%) KnockoutJS
18 23 (11.17%) WCF
19 22 (10.68%) PhoneGap
20 19 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.53%) User Experience
2 23 (11.17%) Mobile App
3 18 (8.74%) N-Tier
4 15 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (6.31%) Open Source
6 7 (3.40%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.91%) Mobile Games
8 4 (1.94%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.94%) SCORM
8 4 (1.94%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.94%) Learning Management System
8 4 (1.94%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.94%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.46%) New Media
9 3 (1.46%) iPad
9 3 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.46%) iPhone
10 2 (0.97%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.49%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.99%) Apple iOS
2 29 (14.08%) Android
3 19 (9.22%) Windows
4 10 (4.85%) Linux
5 6 (2.91%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.94%) UNIX
7 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (51.94%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (45.15%) MVC
3 58 (28.16%) TDD
3 58 (28.16%) Scrum
4 48 (23.30%) Software Engineering
5 43 (20.87%) Responsive Web Design
6 33 (16.02%) OOP
7 29 (14.08%) OO
8 28 (13.59%) iOS Development
9 26 (12.62%) BDD
10 25 (12.14%) SOA
11 23 (11.17%) Unit Testing
12 22 (10.68%) Android Development
13 21 (10.19%) Web Development
14 18 (8.74%) Mentoring
15 15 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (4.37%) Project Management
17 8 (3.88%) UML
17 8 (3.88%) Logistics
17 8 (3.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 162 (78.64%) JavaScript
2 87 (42.23%) C#
3 81 (39.32%) SQL
4 46 (22.33%) PHP
5 45 (21.84%) Java
6 26 (12.62%) VB.NET
7 21 (10.19%) VB
7 21 (10.19%) Ruby
8 16 (7.77%) Python
8 16 (7.77%) Objective-C
9 13 (6.31%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.85%) C++
11 6 (2.91%) VC++
11 6 (2.91%) PHP5
12 4 (1.94%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.94%) ActionScript 3.0
12 4 (1.94%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.94%) MapBasic
12 4 (1.94%) C
13 3 (1.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.74%) Degree
2 15 (7.28%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.80%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.85%) Oracle
3 9 (4.37%) Telerik
3 9 (4.37%) Sitecore
4 8 (3.88%) DevExpress
4 8 (3.88%) Altova
5 7 (3.40%) Twitter
6 6 (2.91%) Talend
6 6 (2.91%) Sencha
7 5 (2.43%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.94%) Appcelerator
9 3 (1.46%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.46%) Apple
10 2 (0.97%) Zend
10 2 (0.97%) Facebook
11 1 (0.49%) Ektron
11 1 (0.49%) Verint
11 1 (0.49%) Perforce
11 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.49%) Cisco
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