Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 124 89
Rank change year-on-year +44 -35 -2
Permanent jobs citing JSON 63 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.59% 0.99% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.56% 2.64% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 41 10 13
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.14% -2.78% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £34,600 £27,550
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%

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 960 985 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.49% 37.44% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 618 653 553
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for JSON in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 53 (84.13%) XML
2 46 (73.02%) JavaScript
3 42 (66.67%) Java
4 34 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (52.38%) OO
5 33 (52.38%) REST
6 30 (47.62%) .NET
7 29 (46.03%) C#
7 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
7 29 (46.03%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 27 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 26 (41.27%) SQL
10 25 (39.68%) MVC
10 25 (39.68%) Finance
10 25 (39.68%) Test Automation
10 25 (39.68%) Degree
10 25 (39.68%) Jenkins
11 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (38.10%) NUnit
12 23 (36.51%) Open Source
13 22 (34.92%) Cucumber
13 22 (34.92%) BDD
13 22 (34.92%) RESTful
13 22 (34.92%) TeamCity
13 22 (34.92%) Test Scripting
13 22 (34.92%) PowerShell
13 22 (34.92%) TDD
13 22 (34.92%) Software Testing
13 22 (34.92%) Active Directory

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 22 (34.92%) IIS
2 15 (23.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.76%) Sonic ESB
4 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) Moodle
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.76%) npm
4 2 (3.17%) Datadog
4 2 (3.17%) Office 365
4 2 (3.17%) SaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Serverless
5 1 (1.59%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.17%) Couchbase
3 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.17%) Mixpanel
3 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
2 25 (39.68%) Jenkins
3 24 (38.10%) NUnit
4 22 (34.92%) Cucumber
4 22 (34.92%) SpecFlow
4 22 (34.92%) TeamCity
5 15 (23.81%) JUnit
6 14 (22.22%) JMeter
7 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.76%) gulp
8 3 (4.76%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (4.76%) webpack
9 1 (1.59%) Babel
9 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.59%) Bower
9 1 (1.59%) Grunt
9 1 (1.59%) Selenium
9 1 (1.59%) Subversion
9 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.59%) XMLUnit
General
1 25 (39.68%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Software Engineer
2 38 (60.32%) Developer
3 37 (58.73%) Java Engineer
3 37 (58.73%) Java Software Engineer
4 26 (41.27%) C# Developer
5 24 (38.10%) .NET Developer
5 24 (38.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (38.10%) Java Developer
6 22 (34.92%) .NET Software Developer
6 22 (34.92%) .NET Software Engineer
6 22 (34.92%) C# Software Engineer
6 22 (34.92%) Developer in Test
6 22 (34.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 22 (34.92%) Java Developer in Test
6 22 (34.92%) JavaScript Engineer
6 22 (34.92%) Software Developer
6 22 (34.92%) Software Development Engineer
6 22 (34.92%) Software Test Engineer
6 22 (34.92%) Test Development Engineer
6 22 (34.92%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (84.13%) XML
2 33 (52.38%) REST
3 30 (47.62%) .NET
4 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (34.92%) Gherkin
5 22 (34.92%) HTML
5 22 (34.92%) RESTful
6 17 (26.98%) jQuery
7 15 (23.81%) Apache OpenJPA
7 15 (23.81%) Hibernate
7 15 (23.81%) JPA
8 14 (22.22%) JSP
8 14 (22.22%) Servlets
9 9 (14.29%) CSS
10 5 (7.94%) SOAP
10 5 (7.94%) Web Services
11 3 (4.76%) LAMP
11 3 (4.76%) Middleware
11 3 (4.76%) WSDL
11 3 (4.76%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) DataPower
4 2 (3.17%) VLE
5 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Android
3 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) OO
3 29 (46.03%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 25 (39.68%) MVC
5 25 (39.68%) Test Automation
6 23 (36.51%) Open Source
7 22 (34.92%) Agile Testing
7 22 (34.92%) API Testing
7 22 (34.92%) BDD
7 22 (34.92%) Process Improvement
7 22 (34.92%) Scenario Testing
7 22 (34.92%) SDET
7 22 (34.92%) Software Testing
7 22 (34.92%) TDD
7 22 (34.92%) Test Scripting
7 22 (34.92%) User Stories
8 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.52%) DevOps
10 5 (7.94%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (73.02%) JavaScript
2 42 (66.67%) Java
3 29 (46.03%) C#
4 26 (41.27%) SQL
5 22 (34.92%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.94%) Python
7 3 (4.76%) PHP
8 2 (3.17%) ES6
8 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.17%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) Perl
9 1 (1.59%) Ruby
9 1 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (39.68%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 22 (34.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Consul
1 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.76%) Terraform
2 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (4.76%) IBM
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.17%) RedGate
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com