Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 71 88
Rank change year-on-year +31 +17 -28
Permanent jobs citing JSON 62 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.55% 3.34% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.23% 7.21% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 19
Kent median annual salary £46,000 £44,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.95% +10.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,875 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,125 £53,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 382 541 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 40.38% 46.36% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 348 490 528
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for JSON in Kent

JSON
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for JSON in Kent

JSON
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in Kent over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for JSON in Kent

JSON
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 July 2019. 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
Dartford +11 19 £42,500 -37.04% 2
Maidstone +6 9 £18,500 -32.11% 1
Chatham - 8 £67,500 -
Tonbridge +7 6 £35,000 - 3
Canterbury - 4 £44,143 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +6 3 £50,000 +112.77% 4
Cranbrook - 2 £50,000 -
West Malling -1 1 £57,500 - 2
JSON
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for JSON.

1 37 (59.68%) HTML
1 37 (59.68%) CSS
2 36 (58.06%) XML
3 34 (54.84%) JavaScript
4 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (45.16%) SOAP
6 26 (41.94%) Finance
7 22 (35.48%) .NET
7 22 (35.48%) MySQL
7 22 (35.48%) PHP
7 22 (35.48%) C#
8 21 (33.87%) jQuery
9 20 (32.26%) HTML5
10 18 (29.03%) MVC
11 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
12 14 (22.58%) RESTful
12 14 (22.58%) SQL
12 14 (22.58%) DevOps
13 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
13 13 (20.97%) Web Services
13 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (19.35%) PowerShell
14 12 (19.35%) Web Development
15 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
15 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
16 10 (16.13%) Serverless
16 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
16 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
17 9 (14.52%) User Acceptance Testing

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (4.84%) WordPress
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.13%) Serverless
3 7 (11.29%) npm
4 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (8.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (4.84%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (4.84%) Office 365
7 2 (3.23%) IaaS
7 2 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) NAS
1 2 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) MySQL
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) Big Data
3 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.29%) git-flow
3 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.45%) Maven
3 4 (6.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (6.45%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.23%) Fiddler
4 2 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (1.61%) gulp
5 1 (1.61%) jspm
5 1 (1.61%) Moq
5 1 (1.61%) MSTest
5 1 (1.61%) NUnit
5 1 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Developer
2 19 (30.65%) PHP Developer
3 9 (14.52%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Software Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Software Team Leader
6 6 (9.68%) Team Leader
6 6 (9.68%) Web Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.45%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.84%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (59.68%) CSS
1 37 (59.68%) HTML
2 36 (58.06%) XML
3 28 (45.16%) SOAP
4 22 (35.48%) .NET
5 21 (33.87%) jQuery
6 20 (32.26%) HTML5
7 14 (22.58%) RESTful
8 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
8 13 (20.97%) Web Services
9 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
9 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
11 8 (12.90%) React
11 8 (12.90%) YAML
12 7 (11.29%) Node.js
12 7 (11.29%) Swagger
13 6 (9.68%) JSON Schema
13 6 (9.68%) REST
14 5 (8.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.29%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Unix
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) MVC
3 14 (22.58%) DevOps
4 12 (19.35%) Web Development
5 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
6 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
7 9 (14.52%) Coaching
7 9 (14.52%) Test Automation
7 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
7 9 (14.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
8 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Automation
9 7 (11.29%) API Design
9 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (11.29%) OO
9 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.68%) Line Management
10 6 (9.68%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (9.68%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 22 (35.48%) C#
2 22 (35.48%) PHP
3 14 (22.58%) SQL
4 12 (19.35%) PowerShell
5 9 (14.52%) ES6
6 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
6 8 (12.90%) TypeScript
7 7 (11.29%) Java
8 3 (4.84%) Java 8
8 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.23%) C++
9 2 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
1 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) Docker
3 1 (1.61%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Terraform
2 3 (4.84%) Ansible
2 3 (4.84%) SCCM
3 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) VMware
2 5 (8.06%) Google
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco
3 2 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) F5
4 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.61%) Symantec
4 1 (1.61%) Veeam