Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 119 104
Rank change year-on-year +33 -15 -14
Permanent jobs citing JSON 63 34 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.48% 1.27% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.22% 3.48% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 14
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% -17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £23,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £52,750 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -7.00% +7.53% +3.33%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,013 977 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.93% 36.44% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 631 628 535
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for JSON in Edinburgh

JSON
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for JSON in Edinburgh

JSON
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for JSON in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JSON.

1 48 (76.19%) XML
2 43 (68.25%) Java
3 36 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 28 (44.44%) REST
4 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (42.86%) OO
6 25 (39.68%) Git (software)
7 24 (38.10%) RESTful
8 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
9 22 (34.92%) SQL
10 21 (33.33%) C#
10 21 (33.33%) Degree
11 20 (31.75%) .NET
11 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
11 20 (31.75%) Finance
12 19 (30.16%) MVC
12 19 (30.16%) Test Automation
12 19 (30.16%) Jenkins
12 19 (30.16%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (26.98%) HTML
13 17 (26.98%) Open Source
13 17 (26.98%) API Testing
14 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (25.40%) User Stories
14 16 (25.40%) SDET
14 16 (25.40%) Scenario Testing
14 16 (25.40%) Process Improvement
14 16 (25.40%) SpecFlow
14 16 (25.40%) Gherkin

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 16 (25.40%) IIS
2 14 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.76%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) GitHub
1 2 (3.17%) npm
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) FTP
1 4 (6.35%) HTTPS
1 4 (6.35%) WinSCP
2 3 (4.76%) SSL
3 2 (3.17%) HTTP
4 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) Git (software)
2 19 (30.16%) Jenkins
3 16 (25.40%) Cucumber
3 16 (25.40%) NUnit
3 16 (25.40%) SpecFlow
3 16 (25.40%) TeamCity
4 10 (15.87%) JMeter
4 10 (15.87%) JUnit
5 4 (6.35%) ClearCase
5 4 (6.35%) XMLSpy
6 3 (4.76%) IBM UrbanCode
6 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.17%) Babel
7 2 (3.17%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.17%) Subversion
7 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.17%) webpack
8 1 (1.59%) JIRA
8 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.59%) XMLUnit
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Software Engineer
2 33 (52.38%) Developer
3 30 (47.62%) Java Engineer
3 30 (47.62%) Java Software Engineer
4 18 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 18 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 17 (26.98%) Java Developer
6 16 (25.40%) .NET Developer
6 16 (25.40%) .NET Software Developer
6 16 (25.40%) .NET Software Engineer
6 16 (25.40%) C# Software Developer
6 16 (25.40%) C# Software Engineer
6 16 (25.40%) Development Engineer
6 16 (25.40%) Java Software Developer
6 16 (25.40%) JavaScript Developer
6 16 (25.40%) JavaScript Engineer
6 16 (25.40%) Software Development Engineer
6 16 (25.40%) Software Test Engineer
6 16 (25.40%) Test Development Engineer
6 16 (25.40%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (76.19%) XML
2 28 (44.44%) REST
3 24 (38.10%) RESTful
4 20 (31.75%) .NET
5 17 (26.98%) HTML
6 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (25.40%) Gherkin
7 14 (22.22%) jQuery
8 13 (20.63%) JSP
9 12 (19.05%) SOAP
10 11 (17.46%) Apache OpenJPA
10 11 (17.46%) Hibernate
10 11 (17.46%) JPA
11 10 (15.87%) Servlets
12 9 (14.29%) Web Services
13 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
13 4 (6.35%) FIX Protocol
13 4 (6.35%) IBM Integration Bus
14 3 (4.76%) CSS
14 3 (4.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) DataPower
2 6 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.35%) SWIFT
4 4 (6.35%) User Experience
5 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.59%) Fintech
7 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.40%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 5 (7.94%) CentOS
4 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.35%) Unix
5 3 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.86%) OO
3 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
4 19 (30.16%) Continuous Delivery
4 19 (30.16%) MVC
4 19 (30.16%) Test Automation
5 17 (26.98%) API Testing
5 17 (26.98%) Open Source
6 16 (25.40%) Agile Testing
6 16 (25.40%) BDD
6 16 (25.40%) Process Improvement
6 16 (25.40%) Scenario Testing
6 16 (25.40%) SDET
6 16 (25.40%) Software Testing
6 16 (25.40%) TDD
6 16 (25.40%) Test Scripting
6 16 (25.40%) User Stories
7 10 (15.87%) DevOps
8 8 (12.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (68.25%) Java
2 36 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 22 (34.92%) SQL
4 21 (33.33%) C#
5 16 (25.40%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.94%) Python
7 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Ansible
2 4 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.17%) Puppet
4 1 (1.59%) Consul
4 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.35%) HP
3 4 (6.35%) Remedy
4 3 (4.76%) IBM