Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
England > North West
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 120 142 123
Rank change year-on-year +22 -19 -22
Permanent jobs citing JSON 105 240 333
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 2.10% 2.27% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.11% 5.78% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 91 169 294
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,125 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.71% +4.72% +5.88%
10th Percentile £41,250 £28,600 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 2,055 4,149 4,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.11% 39.26% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,764 3,143 4,206
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £33,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing JSON as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JSON in the North West.

Salary trend for JSON in the North West

JSON
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing JSON in the North West over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 +44 70 £55,000 +22.22% 17
Cheshire -13 19 £47,500 +0.80% 4
Merseyside +24 12 £48,500 -19.17% 3
Lancashire +63 2 £32,500 +3.17%
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for JSON.

1 57 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 56 (53.33%) C#
3 51 (48.57%) .NET
4 37 (35.24%) HTML
4 37 (35.24%) XML
4 37 (35.24%) Finance
5 35 (33.33%) Web Services
6 32 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (29.52%) Java
8 30 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 30 (28.57%) RESTful
9 28 (26.67%) AngularJS
9 28 (26.67%) SQL
9 28 (26.67%) CSS
10 24 (22.86%) SOAP
10 24 (22.86%) Test Automation
11 20 (19.05%) Azure
11 20 (19.05%) Unit Testing
11 20 (19.05%) TypeScript
11 20 (19.05%) REST
11 20 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 20 (19.05%) Microservices
12 18 (17.14%) DevOps
12 18 (17.14%) Scrum
12 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
12 18 (17.14%) Software Engineering
12 18 (17.14%) Web Development
13 17 (16.19%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (16.19%) MVC
14 16 (15.24%) AWS

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 8 (7.62%) Apache
2 3 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.90%) IIS
3 2 (1.90%) nginx
3 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.95%) Anypoint
4 1 (0.95%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.05%) Azure
2 16 (15.24%) AWS
3 10 (9.52%) GitHub
4 7 (6.67%) npm
5 4 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.86%) SaaS
7 2 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.90%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.90%) GCP
7 2 (1.90%) IaaS
7 2 (1.90%) Serverless
7 2 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.95%) Force.com
8 1 (0.95%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.95%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) HTTP
2 6 (5.71%) Internet
3 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.90%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.90%) SSL
5 1 (0.95%) Network Security
5 1 (0.95%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.48%) NoSQL
2 11 (10.48%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.62%) InterSystems Cache
4 7 (6.67%) MySQL
5 6 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.76%) Cosmos DB
6 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2019
7 3 (2.86%) Big Data
8 2 (1.90%) Redis
8 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.95%) Power BI
9 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.29%) Protractor
3 11 (10.48%) Redmine
4 10 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 9 (8.57%) Selenium
6 8 (7.62%) Jasmine
6 8 (7.62%) JIRA
6 8 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (6.67%) Cypress.io
8 6 (5.71%) SpecFlow
9 4 (3.81%) Maven
10 3 (2.86%) GitLab
10 3 (2.86%) Subversion
11 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.90%) Moq
11 2 (1.90%) NUnit
11 2 (1.90%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.90%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.90%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (35.24%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Games
3 7 (6.67%) Legal
4 6 (5.71%) Public Sector
5 5 (4.76%) Banking
5 5 (4.76%) Law
6 4 (3.81%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.90%) Local Government
7 2 (1.90%) Retail
8 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (56.19%) Developer
2 20 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 17 (16.19%) Java Developer
4 13 (12.38%) Analyst
5 12 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 11 (10.48%) C# Developer
6 11 (10.48%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.57%) Web Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Angular Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Automation Tester
9 6 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (5.71%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Tester
10 5 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (48.57%) .NET
2 37 (35.24%) HTML
2 37 (35.24%) XML
3 35 (33.33%) Web Services
4 30 (28.57%) RESTful
5 28 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 28 (26.67%) CSS
6 24 (22.86%) SOAP
7 20 (19.05%) REST
8 17 (16.19%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (12.38%) .NET Core
10 12 (11.43%) JSP
11 11 (10.48%) .NET Framework
11 11 (10.48%) Grails
11 11 (10.48%) J2EE
11 11 (10.48%) React
11 11 (10.48%) Spring
12 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET
13 9 (8.57%) jQuery
14 8 (7.62%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.76%) Online Games
1 5 (4.76%) Wiki
2 4 (3.81%) Private Cloud
3 3 (2.86%) PKI
4 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.90%) Social Media
5 1 (0.95%) CCTV
5 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.95%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.48%) Linux
2 9 (8.57%) Windows
3 7 (6.67%) HPUX
4 2 (1.90%) Solaris
4 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.86%) Test Automation
3 20 (19.05%) Microservices
3 20 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 18 (17.14%) DevOps
4 18 (17.14%) Scrum
4 18 (17.14%) Software Engineering
4 18 (17.14%) Web Development
5 17 (16.19%) MVC
6 15 (14.29%) OOP
7 14 (13.33%) OO
8 11 (10.48%) Line Management
9 10 (9.52%) Data Modelling
9 10 (9.52%) TDD
10 9 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.57%) Fintech
10 9 (8.57%) Integration Testing
11 8 (7.62%) Front End Development
11 8 (7.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 56 (53.33%) C#
3 31 (29.52%) Java
4 28 (26.67%) SQL
5 20 (19.05%) TypeScript
6 11 (10.48%) Python
7 10 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.67%) C++
8 7 (6.67%) Java 8
9 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.76%) C
10 5 (4.76%) Groovy
10 5 (4.76%) Ruby
10 5 (4.76%) Scala
10 5 (4.76%) VB
11 3 (2.86%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.86%) PHP
11 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.90%) Perl
12 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) GDPR
2 3 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (11.43%) Docker
2 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (10.48%) Ansible
2 9 (8.57%) Puppet
3 5 (4.76%) Terraform
4 4 (3.81%) SCCM
4 4 (3.81%) SCOM
4 4 (3.81%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.86%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.86%) Nagios
6 2 (1.90%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.95%) Grafana
7 1 (0.95%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.67%) InterSystems
3 5 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.90%) Citrix
4 2 (1.90%) Google
4 2 (1.90%) HP
4 2 (1.90%) iManage
4 2 (1.90%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.95%) Aderant
5 1 (0.95%) DocuSign
5 1 (0.95%) Intapp
5 1 (0.95%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle
5 1 (0.95%) Pardot
5 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.95%) Sybase
5 1 (0.95%) TIBCO