Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 128 156
Rank change year-on-year +22 +28 +10
Permanent jobs citing JSON 393 280 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.99% 2.35% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.81% 5.75% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 294 239 251
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +12.68%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £59,250 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 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 5773 4873 5300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.87% 40.88% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 4201 4538
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 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +47 269 £42,500 -5.56% 22
Cheshire -12 104 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Lancashire -8 11 £36,750 -0.68% 1
Merseyside -12 5 £37,500 +4.17% 5
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 245 (62.34%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (60.31%) JavaScript
3 227 (57.76%) XML
4 222 (56.49%) HTML
5 210 (53.44%) CSS
6 167 (42.49%) Web Services
7 164 (41.73%) jQuery
8 153 (38.93%) Java
9 137 (34.86%) SQL
10 132 (33.59%) MVC
11 122 (31.04%) Web Development
12 121 (30.79%) C#
12 121 (30.79%) SQL Server
13 120 (30.53%) .NET
14 118 (30.03%) Git (software)
15 113 (28.75%) AngularJS
16 103 (26.21%) HTML5
17 96 (24.43%) PHP
17 96 (24.43%) OO
18 95 (24.17%) SOAP
18 95 (24.17%) RESTful
19 92 (23.41%) ASP.NET
20 91 (23.16%) REST
21 85 (21.63%) Finance
22 83 (21.12%) Scrum
23 82 (20.87%) E-Commerce
24 79 (20.10%) Continuous Integration
25 76 (19.34%) Subversion
26 75 (19.08%) Microsoft
26 75 (19.08%) CSS3

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 42 (10.69%) IIS
2 37 (9.41%) Apache
3 23 (5.85%) CMS
4 19 (4.83%) EPiServer
5 13 (3.31%) OpenEdge
5 13 (3.31%) Tomcat
6 12 (3.05%) NServiceBus
7 10 (2.54%) OpenROAD
7 10 (2.54%) Umbraco
7 10 (2.54%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.04%) JBoss
9 7 (1.78%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.78%) nginx
9 7 (1.78%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.53%) IBM HTTP Server
11 5 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 41 (10.43%) FileZilla
2 6 (1.53%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (3.82%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.82%) Sage Pay
3 12 (3.05%) GitHub
4 11 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (1.78%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.76%) PaaS
8 2 (0.51%) Google Play
8 2 (0.51%) SaaS
9 1 (0.25%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.25%) IaaS
9 1 (0.25%) iTunes
9 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (13.23%) HTTP
2 47 (11.96%) SMTP
3 46 (11.70%) FTP
4 6 (1.53%) IMAP
4 6 (1.53%) SS7
4 6 (1.53%) SSL
5 4 (1.02%) Intranet
6 2 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (30.79%) SQL Server
2 63 (16.03%) MySQL
3 43 (10.94%) NoSQL
4 26 (6.62%) Big Data
4 26 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (5.85%) Relational Database
6 19 (4.83%) MongoDB
7 16 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (3.05%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.54%) DTS
10 10 (2.54%) Essbase
10 10 (2.54%) Ingres
10 10 (2.54%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (2.29%) Oracle Database
11 9 (2.29%) Redis
12 8 (2.04%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.78%) Data Lake
13 7 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 118 (30.03%) Git (software)
2 76 (19.34%) Subversion
3 56 (14.25%) Visual Studio
4 49 (12.47%) JIRA
5 32 (8.14%) Jenkins
6 30 (7.63%) SonarQube
7 26 (6.62%) JUnit
8 21 (5.34%) Selenium
9 17 (4.33%) Bitbucket
9 17 (4.33%) Maven
9 17 (4.33%) Vagrant
10 16 (4.07%) CruiseControl
10 16 (4.07%) ReSharper
11 15 (3.82%) Gradle
11 15 (3.82%) NUnit
11 15 (3.82%) Xcode
12 14 (3.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (2.80%) SpecFlow
13 11 (2.80%) TeamCity
General
1 85 (21.63%) Finance
2 42 (10.69%) Telecoms
3 37 (9.41%) Marketing
4 36 (9.16%) Law
5 35 (8.91%) Manufacturing
6 33 (8.40%) Electronics
7 23 (5.85%) Retail
8 18 (4.58%) Banking
9 10 (2.54%) Back Office
10 9 (2.29%) Advertising
10 9 (2.29%) Games
11 8 (2.04%) Automotive
12 7 (1.78%) French Language
12 7 (1.78%) German Language
12 7 (1.78%) Japanese Language
13 4 (1.02%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.76%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.25%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 308 (78.37%) Developer
2 84 (21.37%) Java Developer
3 65 (16.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 65 (16.54%) Web Developer
4 46 (11.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 41 (10.43%) .NET Developer
6 37 (9.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 37 (9.41%) Senior Developer
7 36 (9.16%) Software Developer
8 35 (8.91%) Software Engineer
9 34 (8.65%) PHP Developer
10 24 (6.11%) Junior
11 19 (4.83%) Junior Developer
12 18 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
12 18 (4.58%) C# Developer
12 18 (4.58%) Java Software Developer
13 17 (4.33%) iOS Developer
14 16 (4.07%) Java Engineer
15 15 (3.82%) ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (3.82%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (57.76%) XML
2 222 (56.49%) HTML
3 210 (53.44%) CSS
4 167 (42.49%) Web Services
5 164 (41.73%) jQuery
6 120 (30.53%) .NET
7 113 (28.75%) AngularJS
8 103 (26.21%) HTML5
9 95 (24.17%) RESTful
9 95 (24.17%) SOAP
10 92 (23.41%) ASP.NET
11 91 (23.16%) REST
12 75 (19.08%) CSS3
13 67 (17.05%) Spring
14 64 (16.28%) Ajax
15 58 (14.76%) WCF
16 56 (14.25%) .NET Framework
17 45 (11.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 44 (11.20%) ASP.NET Web API
18 44 (11.20%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.18%) Computer Science
1 40 (10.18%) Mobile App
2 39 (9.92%) User Experience
3 28 (7.12%) iPad
4 16 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.27%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.27%) PMI
11 4 (1.02%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.02%) Social Network
12 3 (0.76%) Social Media
13 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
13 2 (0.51%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.51%) Web 2.0
13 2 (0.51%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.50%) Linux
2 50 (12.72%) Windows
3 30 (7.63%) Apple iOS
4 27 (6.87%) Android
5 23 (5.85%) Unix
6 15 (3.82%) Mac OS
7 8 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.78%) AIX
8 7 (1.78%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.76%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (62.34%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (33.59%) MVC
3 122 (31.04%) Web Development
4 96 (24.43%) OO
5 83 (21.12%) Scrum
6 82 (20.87%) E-Commerce
7 79 (20.10%) Continuous Integration
8 72 (18.32%) Software Engineering
9 66 (16.79%) TDD
10 62 (15.78%) Front End Development
11 60 (15.27%) Test Automation
12 58 (14.76%) SDLC
13 56 (14.25%) OOP
14 52 (13.23%) Unit Testing
15 45 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
15 45 (11.45%) DevOps
16 37 (9.41%) Digital Marketing
17 33 (8.40%) Programme Management
18 31 (7.89%) SEO
19 28 (7.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 237 (60.31%) JavaScript
2 153 (38.93%) Java
3 137 (34.86%) SQL
4 121 (30.79%) C#
5 96 (24.43%) PHP
6 63 (16.03%) T-SQL
7 41 (10.43%) VBScript
8 29 (7.38%) Ruby
9 24 (6.11%) Python
10 19 (4.83%) Apple Swift
11 15 (3.82%) PHP 7
12 14 (3.56%) C++
12 14 (3.56%) Shell Script
12 14 (3.56%) XPath
13 11 (2.80%) TypeScript
14 10 (2.54%) C
15 9 (2.29%) Perl
16 8 (2.04%) Go
16 8 (2.04%) Groovy
17 7 (1.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (14.76%) Degree
2 30 (7.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.27%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.51%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.25%) ISEB
5 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.25%) MCAD
5 1 (0.25%) MCPD
5 1 (0.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.83%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) TickIT
3 1 (0.25%) WCAG
3 1 (0.25%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 23 (5.85%) Docker
2 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (4.07%) Puppet
2 8 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.78%) Kubernetes
4 6 (1.53%) Kibana
5 3 (0.76%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.51%) SCCM
6 2 (0.51%) Terraform
7 1 (0.25%) Ansible
7 1 (0.25%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.25%) Packer
Vendors
1 75 (19.08%) Microsoft
2 56 (14.25%) Oracle
3 41 (10.43%) PayPal
4 33 (8.40%) SAP
5 15 (3.82%) CyberSource
5 15 (3.82%) Google
5 15 (3.82%) Zend
6 10 (2.54%) Actian
7 9 (2.29%) Sun
8 8 (2.04%) Apple
8 8 (2.04%) Cognizant
8 8 (2.04%) IBM
8 8 (2.04%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.78%) Adobe
10 6 (1.53%) Apigee
10 6 (1.53%) AppDynamics
11 5 (1.27%) Perforce
11 5 (1.27%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.02%) hybris
12 4 (1.02%) Progress