Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for JSON skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JSON over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 83 67
Rank change year-on-year -27 -16 +16
Permanent jobs citing JSON 40 100 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.70% 3.19% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 7.84% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32 68 76
Cheshire median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,875 £23,200 £35,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.16%

JSON 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 Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 825 1,275 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 35.00% 40.66% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 671 1,047 832
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing JSON as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for JSON in Cheshire

JSON
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for JSON in Cheshire

JSON
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in Cheshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for JSON in Cheshire

JSON
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 15 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
Chester +2 5 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Knutsford -4 5 £37,500 -16.67%
Crewe +3 4 £50,000 +100.00%
Runcorn - 4 £35,000 - 2
Warrington +8 3 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Wilmslow -15 2 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Northwich - 2 £42,500 - 2
Daresbury - 1 - -
JSON
North West

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing JSON 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for JSON.

1 27 (67.50%) XML
2 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 19 (47.50%) Java
4 18 (45.00%) HTML
5 17 (42.50%) Ajax
6 16 (40.00%) CSS
7 15 (37.50%) REST
8 13 (32.50%) SQL
8 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (32.50%) Web Development
8 13 (32.50%) MVC
9 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 11 (27.50%) PHP
11 10 (25.00%) MySQL
11 10 (25.00%) SOAP
11 10 (25.00%) OO
12 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
12 9 (22.50%) .NET
12 9 (22.50%) C#
12 9 (22.50%) Python
12 9 (22.50%) QA
12 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
13 8 (20.00%) RESTful
13 8 (20.00%) jQuery
14 7 (17.50%) Selenium
14 7 (17.50%) OOP
14 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
14 7 (17.50%) Web Services
14 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
14 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.50%) CICS
3 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) GitHub
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (7.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (7.50%) Datadog
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.50%) Serverless
4 2 (5.00%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) Big Data
4 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) DB2
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.50%) Selenium
3 5 (12.50%) Xcode
4 4 (10.00%) JIRA
5 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
5 3 (7.50%) Travis CI
5 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.00%) MSTest
6 2 (5.00%) NUnit
6 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.50%) FxCop
7 1 (2.50%) JUnit
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.50%) SOAtest
7 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.50%) StyleCop
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.00%) Advertising
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Web Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Automation Tester
6 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Python Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Tester
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) XML
2 18 (45.00%) HTML
3 17 (42.50%) Ajax
4 16 (40.00%) CSS
5 15 (37.50%) REST
6 10 (25.00%) SOAP
7 9 (22.50%) .NET
8 8 (20.00%) jQuery
8 8 (20.00%) RESTful
9 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (17.50%) HTML5
9 7 (17.50%) Web Services
10 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
11 5 (12.50%) EJB
12 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (10.00%) React
12 4 (10.00%) React Native
12 4 (10.00%) Redux
12 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Fintech
2 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.50%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Android
1 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (32.50%) MVC
1 13 (32.50%) Web Development
2 10 (25.00%) OO
3 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.50%) OOP
4 7 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
5 6 (15.00%) Web Design
6 5 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 5 (12.50%) OO PHP
7 4 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (10.00%) SDLC
7 4 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
8 3 (7.50%) API Design
8 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
8 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
2 19 (47.50%) Java
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) PHP
5 9 (22.50%) C#
5 9 (22.50%) Python
6 5 (12.50%) Objective-C
7 4 (10.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.50%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) COBOL
8 1 (2.50%) JCL
8 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.50%) REXX
8 1 (2.50%) Ruby
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Informatica
3 1 (2.50%) Talend