Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
England > North West
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 141 106
Rank change year-on-year +8 -35 +25
Permanent jobs citing JSON 236 279 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.24% 2.33% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.66% 6.01% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 173 249 292
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £58,625
England median annual salary £52,000 £52,225 £47,500
% change year-on-year -0.43% +9.95% -5.00%

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 4,170 4,639 5,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.59% 38.79% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,195 3,918 4,794
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 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
Manchester -43 120 £47,500 - 39
Cheshire +59 101 £47,125 +17.81% 13
Merseyside +4 15 £65,000 +100.00% 7
Lancashire -26 2 £35,750 -4.67% 6
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 North West region with a requirement for JSON.

1 136 (57.63%) JavaScript
2 116 (49.15%) XML
3 100 (42.37%) HTML
4 87 (36.86%) REST
5 84 (35.59%) C#
6 79 (33.47%) CSS
6 79 (33.47%) Git (software)
7 70 (29.66%) SQL
8 68 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (28.39%) .NET
10 66 (27.97%) MVC
11 65 (27.54%) Web Services
11 65 (27.54%) DevOps
12 55 (23.31%) AngularJS
13 52 (22.03%) Finance
14 51 (21.61%) RESTful
15 49 (20.76%) SOAP
16 48 (20.34%) Java
17 47 (19.92%) SQL Server
17 47 (19.92%) Continuous Integration
18 44 (18.64%) jQuery
18 44 (18.64%) Python
19 43 (18.22%) AWS
20 42 (17.80%) Linux
21 41 (17.37%) Scrum
22 40 (16.95%) MySQL
22 40 (16.95%) PHP
23 38 (16.10%) Web Development
23 38 (16.10%) User Experience
24 37 (15.68%) Ajax

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 25 (10.59%) Umbraco
2 15 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (5.93%) CMS
4 12 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.54%) WordPress
6 3 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.27%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.27%) Confluence
7 2 (0.85%) JBoss
7 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.42%) nginx
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (4.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.27%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.42%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.85%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 43 (18.22%) AWS
2 31 (13.14%) Azure
3 28 (11.86%) Serverless
4 27 (11.44%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (11.02%) Amazon S3
6 25 (10.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 25 (10.59%) AWS Lambda
7 23 (9.75%) GitHub
8 21 (8.90%) Amazon SQS
9 19 (8.05%) Datadog
9 19 (8.05%) Slack
10 18 (7.63%) Power Platform
11 9 (3.81%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (3.39%) Amazon ECS
12 8 (3.39%) Amazon EKS
12 8 (3.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 7 (2.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (2.54%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (2.54%) AWS OpsWorks
14 6 (2.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.54%) HTTP
2 5 (2.12%) DNS
3 4 (1.69%) SSH
3 4 (1.69%) SSL
3 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.27%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.85%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.85%) LAN
5 2 (0.85%) WAN
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) Network Security
6 1 (0.42%) Skype
6 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.42%) VLAN
6 1 (0.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.92%) SQL Server
2 40 (16.95%) MySQL
3 28 (11.86%) Big Data
4 25 (10.59%) Amazon RDS
5 21 (8.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 20 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (7.63%) Power BI
8 15 (6.36%) QlikView
9 14 (5.93%) MongoDB
9 14 (5.93%) NoSQL
10 13 (5.51%) Redis
11 12 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (4.66%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (3.39%) Relational Database
14 7 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (2.12%) DB2
16 3 (1.27%) Amazon Athena
16 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 2 (0.85%) Amazon QuickSight
Development Applications
1 79 (33.47%) Git (software)
2 32 (13.56%) Jenkins
3 30 (12.71%) JIRA
4 28 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (8.05%) webpack
6 16 (6.78%) Visual Studio
7 13 (5.51%) Gradle
7 13 (5.51%) Selenium
7 13 (5.51%) Subversion
8 10 (4.24%) ReSharper
8 10 (4.24%) TeamCity
9 8 (3.39%) Ant
9 8 (3.39%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.54%) Maven
11 5 (2.12%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.27%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.27%) Mocha
12 3 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (1.27%) Xcode
13 2 (0.85%) NUnit
General
1 52 (22.03%) Finance
2 26 (11.02%) Banking
3 9 (3.81%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.97%) Legal
5 3 (1.27%) Marketing
5 3 (1.27%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.27%) Retail
6 2 (0.85%) German Language
6 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.85%) Polish Language
6 2 (0.85%) Russian Language
6 2 (0.85%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.42%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) French Language
7 1 (0.42%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 198 (83.90%) Developer
2 49 (20.76%) Software Developer
3 33 (13.98%) Senior Developer
4 28 (11.86%) Python Developer
5 23 (9.75%) C# Developer
5 23 (9.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 22 (9.32%) PHP Developer
7 20 (8.47%) Software Engineer
8 18 (7.63%) Java Developer
9 16 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (5.93%) .NET Developer
11 13 (5.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 13 (5.51%) JavaScript Developer
11 13 (5.51%) Junior
11 13 (5.51%) Junior Developer
12 11 (4.66%) Ruby Developer
13 10 (4.24%) C# Programmer
13 10 (4.24%) iOS Developer
13 10 (4.24%) Mobile Developer
13 10 (4.24%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (49.15%) XML
2 100 (42.37%) HTML
3 87 (36.86%) REST
4 79 (33.47%) CSS
5 67 (28.39%) .NET
6 65 (27.54%) Web Services
7 55 (23.31%) AngularJS
8 51 (21.61%) RESTful
9 49 (20.76%) SOAP
10 44 (18.64%) jQuery
11 37 (15.68%) Ajax
12 32 (13.56%) ASP.NET
13 30 (12.71%) Node.js
14 27 (11.44%) React
15 22 (9.32%) HTML5
16 21 (8.90%) Redux
17 20 (8.47%) Spring
18 18 (7.63%) WCF
19 17 (7.20%) ASP.NET Web API
19 17 (7.20%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.10%) User Experience
2 19 (8.05%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (5.51%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.51%) Virtual Team
4 8 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.54%) Enterprise Cloud
5 6 (2.54%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.69%) Replication
7 3 (1.27%) Clustering
7 3 (1.27%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.42%) IVR
9 1 (0.42%) Life Science
9 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.42%) Photography
9 1 (0.42%) PKI
9 1 (0.42%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.80%) Linux
2 16 (6.78%) Apple iOS
3 13 (5.51%) Android
4 12 (5.08%) Windows
5 4 (1.69%) CentOS
5 4 (1.69%) HPUX
5 4 (1.69%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.42%) AIX
7 1 (0.42%) Unix
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (27.97%) MVC
3 65 (27.54%) DevOps
4 47 (19.92%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (17.37%) Scrum
6 38 (16.10%) Web Development
7 31 (13.14%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (12.71%) Software Engineering
8 30 (12.71%) Test Automation
9 28 (11.86%) OO
10 25 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (10.17%) Unit Testing
12 23 (9.75%) TDD
13 21 (8.90%) Front End Development
14 20 (8.47%) API Design
14 20 (8.47%) Multithreading
15 19 (8.05%) ETL
15 19 (8.05%) SOA
16 18 (7.63%) Computer Science
17 17 (7.20%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 136 (57.63%) JavaScript
2 84 (35.59%) C#
3 70 (29.66%) SQL
4 48 (20.34%) Java
5 44 (18.64%) Python
6 40 (16.95%) PHP
7 32 (13.56%) T-SQL
8 19 (8.05%) Shell Script
9 17 (7.20%) PowerShell
9 17 (7.20%) Ruby
10 14 (5.93%) VB.NET
11 11 (4.66%) TypeScript
12 10 (4.24%) Apple Swift
12 10 (4.24%) Go
12 10 (4.24%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.27%) XPath
14 2 (0.85%) C
14 2 (0.85%) C++
14 2 (0.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (1.69%) Degree
2 2 (0.85%) MCSE
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.66%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (12.29%) Docker
2 11 (4.66%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.97%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (2.54%) XenApp
5 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.42%) HDFS
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (13.14%) Ansible
2 21 (8.90%) Terraform
3 7 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.54%) Nagios
4 6 (2.54%) SCCM
4 6 (2.54%) SCOM
4 6 (2.54%) SCOrch
4 6 (2.54%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.69%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.27%) Puppet
7 1 (0.42%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.78%) Oracle
3 13 (5.51%) Sage
4 7 (2.97%) Citrix
5 6 (2.54%) HP
6 4 (1.69%) Adobe
6 4 (1.69%) InterSystems
7 2 (0.85%) Google
7 2 (0.85%) Intapp
7 2 (0.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.85%) SnapLogic
7 2 (0.85%) Tableau
7 2 (0.85%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.85%) VMware
8 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.42%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.42%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.42%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.42%) Splunk
8 1 (0.42%) Talend