Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
England > North West
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 170 142
Rank change year-on-year +40 -28 -13
Permanent jobs citing JSON 308 230 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.44% 1.87% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.47% 4.40% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 224 195 240
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £49,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.03% +2.11% +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 5,628 5,231 4,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.59% 42.51% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4,728 4,559 3,972
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 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 +49 193 £47,500 +22.58% 56
Cheshire -18 91 £45,000 - 19
Merseyside +21 14 £38,101 +1.60% 8
Lancashire -1 7 £35,000 -3.45% 6
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 North West region with a requirement for JSON.

1 187 (60.71%) XML
2 179 (58.12%) JavaScript
3 171 (55.52%) Agile Software Development
4 163 (52.92%) Java
5 155 (50.32%) HTML
6 144 (46.75%) Web Services
7 133 (43.18%) CSS
8 122 (39.61%) REST
9 97 (31.49%) MVC
10 89 (28.90%) Software Engineering
10 89 (28.90%) SOAP
11 83 (26.95%) PHP
12 82 (26.62%) Scrum
13 81 (26.30%) MySQL
13 81 (26.30%) jQuery
14 80 (25.97%) HTML5
14 80 (25.97%) Spring
15 79 (25.65%) RESTful
16 78 (25.32%) Web Development
17 71 (23.05%) Git (software)
18 68 (22.08%) TDD
19 64 (20.78%) Linux
19 64 (20.78%) OO
20 63 (20.45%) AngularJS
21 61 (19.81%) SQL
22 57 (18.51%) Degree
23 56 (18.18%) JIRA
24 55 (17.86%) Python
25 53 (17.21%) Ajax
25 53 (17.21%) 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 19 (6.17%) Apache
2 15 (4.87%) nginx
3 12 (3.90%) Confluence
4 10 (3.25%) JBoss
4 10 (3.25%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.60%) Apache Spark
5 8 (2.60%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.27%) CMS
6 7 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.95%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.62%) WordPress
9 4 (1.30%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.97%) Anypoint
10 3 (0.97%) SAS
11 2 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.65%) Resin
11 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (3.25%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.65%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 9 (2.92%) Magento
2 5 (1.62%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.30%) Cerner Millennium
4 3 (0.97%) Shopify
5 2 (0.65%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.32%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 19 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.92%) Google Play
4 9 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.62%) SaaS
6 4 (1.30%) GitHub
7 3 (0.97%) BrowserStack
7 3 (0.97%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.65%) CheetahMail
8 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.65%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.65%) Office 365
8 2 (0.65%) PaaS
8 2 (0.65%) Pure360
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.32%) IaaS
9 1 (0.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 36 (11.69%) HTTP
2 8 (2.60%) Internet
2 8 (2.60%) SSL
3 4 (1.30%) DNS
4 2 (0.65%) RTSP
4 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (26.30%) MySQL
2 53 (17.21%) NoSQL
3 34 (11.04%) SQL Server
4 23 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (6.49%) Redis
6 16 (5.19%) MongoDB
7 13 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.60%) Big Data
9 7 (2.27%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.62%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.62%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.30%) Electronic Patient Records
11 4 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.65%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.65%) Blockchain
13 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.32%) phpMyAdmin
14 1 (0.32%) Power BI
14 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 71 (23.05%) Git (software)
2 56 (18.18%) JIRA
3 40 (12.99%) Subversion
4 31 (10.06%) Jenkins
5 24 (7.79%) Maven
6 23 (7.47%) Selenium
7 22 (7.14%) Gradle
8 20 (6.49%) gulp
9 19 (6.17%) Grunt
10 14 (4.55%) Xcode
11 13 (4.22%) Ant
11 13 (4.22%) Bitbucket
12 12 (3.90%) JUnit
12 12 (3.90%) SonarQube
13 11 (3.57%) Cucumber
13 11 (3.57%) Visual Studio
14 8 (2.60%) Eclipse
14 8 (2.60%) SoapUI
14 8 (2.60%) webpack
15 7 (2.27%) Mockito
General
1 43 (13.96%) Finance
2 25 (8.12%) Retail
3 23 (7.47%) Advertising
4 16 (5.19%) Banking
5 13 (4.22%) Law
5 13 (4.22%) Marketing
6 11 (3.57%) Games
7 7 (2.27%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.62%) Automotive
9 4 (1.30%) Legal
10 2 (0.65%) French Language
10 2 (0.65%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.65%) German Language
10 2 (0.65%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Back Office
11 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Electronics
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (60.39%) Developer
2 53 (17.21%) Java Developer
3 32 (10.39%) Senior Developer
4 31 (10.06%) Software Engineer
5 23 (7.47%) Architect
5 23 (7.47%) Software Developer
6 20 (6.49%) Android Developer
6 20 (6.49%) PHP Developer
7 15 (4.87%) .NET Developer
7 15 (4.87%) iOS Developer
7 15 (4.87%) Java Architect
7 15 (4.87%) Lead Software Engineer
7 15 (4.87%) PHP Architect
7 15 (4.87%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 14 (4.55%) Web Developer
9 13 (4.22%) Java Engineer
10 10 (3.25%) C# Developer
10 10 (3.25%) Java Software Engineer
10 10 (3.25%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (60.71%) XML
2 155 (50.32%) HTML
3 144 (46.75%) Web Services
4 133 (43.18%) CSS
5 122 (39.61%) REST
6 89 (28.90%) SOAP
7 81 (26.30%) jQuery
8 80 (25.97%) HTML5
8 80 (25.97%) Spring
9 79 (25.65%) RESTful
10 63 (20.45%) AngularJS
11 53 (17.21%) Ajax
12 49 (15.91%) .NET
13 46 (14.94%) CSS3
14 42 (13.64%) Node.js
15 41 (13.31%) Spring MVC
16 40 (12.99%) React
17 38 (12.34%) Hibernate
18 31 (10.06%) Spring Boot
19 28 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 29 (9.42%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.87%) User Experience
4 12 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.60%) iPhone
7 6 (1.95%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.62%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.30%) Life Science
9 4 (1.30%) NHS
10 3 (0.97%) Blog
10 3 (0.97%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.97%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.97%) iPad
10 3 (0.97%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.97%) Social Media
10 3 (0.97%) VSAM
11 2 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 64 (20.78%) Linux
2 37 (12.01%) Android
3 35 (11.36%) Apple iOS
4 33 (10.71%) Windows
5 11 (3.57%) Mac OS
6 9 (2.92%) Ubuntu
6 9 (2.92%) Unix
7 4 (1.30%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.97%) Debian
9 2 (0.65%) AIX
9 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.65%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (55.52%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (31.49%) MVC
3 89 (28.90%) Software Engineering
4 82 (26.62%) Scrum
5 78 (25.32%) Web Development
6 68 (22.08%) TDD
7 64 (20.78%) OO
8 53 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (14.94%) E-Commerce
10 45 (14.61%) Mentoring
10 45 (14.61%) OOP
11 44 (14.29%) SOA
11 44 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 39 (12.66%) DevOps
13 37 (12.01%) Unit Testing
14 33 (10.71%) Coaching
14 33 (10.71%) SDLC
15 32 (10.39%) Open Source
16 31 (10.06%) Kanban
17 29 (9.42%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 179 (58.12%) JavaScript
2 163 (52.92%) Java
3 83 (26.95%) PHP
4 61 (19.81%) SQL
5 55 (17.86%) Python
6 49 (15.91%) C#
7 28 (9.09%) Ruby
8 21 (6.82%) Go
9 12 (3.90%) Apple Swift
10 11 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.25%) C
11 10 (3.25%) Objective-C
12 9 (2.92%) Perl
13 7 (2.27%) C++
13 7 (2.27%) XPath
14 6 (1.95%) ABAP
14 6 (1.95%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.95%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.30%) ES6
15 4 (1.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 57 (18.51%) Degree
2 35 (11.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (4.22%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.97%) PMP
6 1 (0.32%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.71%) QA
2 11 (3.57%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) PMO
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.32%) TickIT
System Software
1 14 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.62%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.65%) Nagios
3 2 (0.65%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) Kibana
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.32%) SCCM
4 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (10.71%) Oracle
2 23 (7.47%) Google
2 23 (7.47%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.60%) Apple
3 8 (2.60%) IBM
3 8 (2.60%) SAP
4 7 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.95%) Apigee
5 6 (1.95%) HP
6 5 (1.62%) Tableau
7 4 (1.30%) Ab Initio
7 4 (1.30%) Adobe
7 4 (1.30%) Cerner
8 3 (0.97%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (0.97%) Informatica
8 3 (0.97%) MuleSoft
8 3 (0.97%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.97%) Zend
9 2 (0.65%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.65%) Sitecore