Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 150 142
Rank change year-on-year +44 -8 +15
Permanent jobs citing JSON 390 258 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.94% 2.06% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.63% 4.95% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 278 237 258
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,388
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +4.20% -4.03%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5880 5212 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.39% 41.68% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 4542 4392
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing JSON as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for JSON in the North West

JSON
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for JSON in the North West

JSON
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JSON in the North West

JSON
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Manchester +62 255 £42,500 - 21
Cheshire -9 111 £45,000 +5.88% 17
Lancashire +3 10 £36,000 +2.86% 2
Merseyside +1 9 £37,500 +5.63% 5
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing JSON also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for JSON.

1 233 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (58.97%) JavaScript
3 219 (56.15%) XML
4 201 (51.54%) HTML
5 182 (46.67%) CSS
6 177 (45.38%) Web Services
7 172 (44.10%) Java
8 130 (33.33%) jQuery
9 117 (30.00%) REST
9 117 (30.00%) MVC
10 114 (29.23%) PHP
10 114 (29.23%) SQL
11 110 (28.21%) RESTful
12 108 (27.69%) Git (software)
13 106 (27.18%) Web Development
14 96 (24.62%) HTML5
15 95 (24.36%) Scrum
16 94 (24.10%) AngularJS
17 89 (22.82%) Software Engineering
18 87 (22.31%) SOAP
19 84 (21.54%) C#
20 81 (20.77%) OO
21 80 (20.51%) MySQL
22 78 (20.00%) .NET
22 78 (20.00%) E-Commerce
23 74 (18.97%) Spring
23 74 (18.97%) SQL Server
24 72 (18.46%) Subversion
24 72 (18.46%) TDD
25 67 (17.18%) Continuous Integration

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 38 (9.74%) Apache
2 28 (7.18%) IIS
3 14 (3.59%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.08%) CMS
5 10 (2.56%) EPiServer
5 10 (2.56%) nginx
6 9 (2.31%) JBoss
7 8 (2.05%) Apache Spark
7 8 (2.05%) OpenROAD
7 8 (2.05%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.54%) Confluence
9 6 (1.54%) NServiceBus
10 5 (1.28%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.03%) OpenEdge
11 4 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.77%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.77%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.77%) WordPress
13 2 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 27 (6.92%) FileZilla
2 11 (2.82%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.51%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 15 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (1.54%) Magento
3 4 (1.03%) Cerner Millennium
4 3 (0.77%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.85%) Sage Pay
3 14 (3.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 10 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.31%) Google Play
6 8 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.05%) GitHub
7 5 (1.28%) PaaS
8 4 (1.03%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.77%) BrowserStack
9 3 (0.77%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.77%) SaaS
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.26%) IaaS
10 1 (0.26%) iTunes
10 1 (0.26%) Route 53
10 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (11.28%) HTTP
2 31 (7.95%) SMTP
3 27 (6.92%) FTP
4 8 (2.05%) Internet
4 8 (2.05%) SSL
5 4 (1.03%) IMAP
5 4 (1.03%) SS7
6 2 (0.51%) Intranet
6 2 (0.51%) RTSP
7 1 (0.26%) DNS
7 1 (0.26%) Skype
7 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (20.51%) MySQL
2 74 (18.97%) SQL Server
3 58 (14.87%) NoSQL
4 24 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (4.62%) MongoDB
6 15 (3.85%) Big Data
6 15 (3.85%) Redis
6 15 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.82%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.05%) DTS
9 8 (2.05%) Essbase
9 8 (2.05%) Ingres
9 8 (2.05%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (1.03%) Electronic Patient Records
11 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.77%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 108 (27.69%) Git (software)
2 72 (18.46%) Subversion
3 54 (13.85%) JIRA
4 34 (8.72%) Visual Studio
5 28 (7.18%) Jenkins
6 27 (6.92%) JUnit
7 25 (6.41%) Xcode
8 24 (6.15%) Gradle
9 22 (5.64%) Bitbucket
9 22 (5.64%) Maven
10 21 (5.38%) SonarQube
11 18 (4.62%) Selenium
12 17 (4.36%) Grunt
13 16 (4.10%) gulp
14 15 (3.85%) Vagrant
15 11 (2.82%) CruiseControl
15 11 (2.82%) ReSharper
16 10 (2.56%) Android Studio
17 8 (2.05%) Eclipse
17 8 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (16.15%) Finance
2 45 (11.54%) Retail
3 30 (7.69%) Law
4 26 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 25 (6.41%) Manufacturing
5 25 (6.41%) Marketing
6 23 (5.90%) Banking
7 22 (5.64%) Advertising
8 19 (4.87%) Electronics
9 9 (2.31%) Automotive
9 9 (2.31%) Games
10 8 (2.05%) Back Office
11 7 (1.79%) French Language
11 7 (1.79%) German Language
11 7 (1.79%) Japanese Language
12 4 (1.03%) Legal
13 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 292 (74.87%) Developer
2 75 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 52 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 51 (13.08%) Web Developer
5 36 (9.23%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 35 (8.97%) PHP Developer
6 35 (8.97%) Software Engineer
7 31 (7.95%) Senior Developer
8 29 (7.44%) JavaScript Developer
9 27 (6.92%) Software Developer
10 26 (6.67%) .NET Developer
11 25 (6.41%) iOS Developer
12 23 (5.90%) Android Developer
13 19 (4.87%) Junior
14 15 (3.85%) Java Engineer
14 15 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
14 15 (3.85%) Junior Developer
15 13 (3.33%) C# Developer
15 13 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
15 13 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (56.15%) XML
2 201 (51.54%) HTML
3 182 (46.67%) CSS
4 177 (45.38%) Web Services
5 130 (33.33%) jQuery
6 117 (30.00%) REST
7 110 (28.21%) RESTful
8 96 (24.62%) HTML5
9 94 (24.10%) AngularJS
10 87 (22.31%) SOAP
11 78 (20.00%) .NET
12 74 (18.97%) Spring
13 60 (15.38%) Ajax
14 58 (14.87%) CSS3
15 56 (14.36%) ASP.NET
16 48 (12.31%) Node.js
17 37 (9.49%) Hibernate
17 37 (9.49%) WCF
18 36 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web API
18 36 (9.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 39 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 35 (8.97%) User Experience
4 19 (4.87%) iPad
5 13 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.31%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.05%) iPhone
8 5 (1.28%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.03%) Blog
9 4 (1.03%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.03%) Life Science
9 4 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.03%) NHS
10 3 (0.77%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.77%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.77%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (15.90%) Linux
2 46 (11.79%) Apple iOS
3 45 (11.54%) Android
4 42 (10.77%) Windows
5 20 (5.13%) Unix
6 12 (3.08%) Mac OS
7 8 (2.05%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.05%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.54%) AIX
8 6 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.51%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.26%) Debian
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (30.00%) MVC
3 106 (27.18%) Web Development
4 95 (24.36%) Scrum
5 89 (22.82%) Software Engineering
6 81 (20.77%) OO
7 78 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 72 (18.46%) TDD
9 67 (17.18%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (14.36%) Test Automation
11 54 (13.85%) OOP
12 53 (13.59%) DevOps
13 52 (13.33%) Front End Development
14 47 (12.05%) SDLC
15 45 (11.54%) Unit Testing
16 42 (10.77%) iOS Development
17 40 (10.26%) Mentoring
18 39 (10.00%) Android Development
19 34 (8.72%) Kanban
19 34 (8.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 230 (58.97%) JavaScript
2 172 (44.10%) Java
3 114 (29.23%) PHP
3 114 (29.23%) SQL
4 84 (21.54%) C#
5 49 (12.56%) T-SQL
6 34 (8.72%) Python
7 28 (7.18%) Ruby
8 27 (6.92%) Apple Swift
8 27 (6.92%) VBScript
9 15 (3.85%) Go
9 15 (3.85%) Objective-C
9 15 (3.85%) PHP 7
10 14 (3.59%) C++
11 12 (3.08%) XPath
12 11 (2.82%) C
12 11 (2.82%) Perl
13 10 (2.56%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.31%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 59 (15.13%) Degree
2 38 (9.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.28%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.26%) ISEB
5 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.26%) MCSA
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.21%) QA
2 5 (1.28%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 3 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.26%) PMO
5 1 (0.26%) TickIT
5 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (5.13%) Docker
2 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (1.79%) Puppet
2 4 (1.03%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.77%) CA Wily
3 3 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.77%) SCCM
4 1 (0.26%) Ansible
4 1 (0.26%) Kibana
4 1 (0.26%) Nagios
4 1 (0.26%) Terraform
4 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (13.08%) Microsoft
1 51 (13.08%) Oracle
2 27 (6.92%) PayPal
3 22 (5.64%) Google
4 20 (5.13%) SAP
5 16 (4.10%) Zend
6 15 (3.85%) CyberSource
7 13 (3.33%) Apple
8 8 (2.05%) Actian
9 7 (1.79%) IBM
9 7 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.54%) Apigee
11 5 (1.28%) Adobe
11 5 (1.28%) Sun
12 4 (1.03%) Cerner
12 4 (1.03%) Perforce
12 4 (1.03%) Progress
13 3 (0.77%) AppDynamics
13 3 (0.77%) Sybase
13 3 (0.77%) Teradata