Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 139 168
Rank change year-on-year -42 +29 -22
Permanent jobs citing JSON 176 301 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.66% 2.38% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 5.39% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 140 210 217
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £29,900 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 4,160 5,582 5,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.20% 44.15% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,480 4,646 4,621
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £59,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -49 124 £50,000 +11.11% 42
Cheshire -14 29 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Merseyside +16 18 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Lancashire +7 5 £40,000 +39.13% 15
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 113 (64.20%) XML
2 84 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 70 (39.77%) Java
5 60 (34.09%) Web Services
5 60 (34.09%) HTTP
6 55 (31.25%) HTML
7 50 (28.41%) CSS
8 49 (27.84%) RESTful
9 47 (26.70%) Ajax
10 43 (24.43%) .NET
11 42 (23.86%) SQL
11 42 (23.86%) TDD
12 41 (23.30%) BDD
13 40 (22.73%) C#
14 38 (21.59%) PHP
15 37 (21.02%) Spring
15 37 (21.02%) User Experience
16 36 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (20.45%) MVC
17 35 (19.89%) jQuery
17 35 (19.89%) Degree
18 34 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
19 33 (18.75%) SOAP
20 31 (17.61%) MySQL
20 31 (17.61%) Web Development
20 31 (17.61%) Android
20 31 (17.61%) REST
20 31 (17.61%) AngularJS
21 30 (17.05%) Apple iOS

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 30 (17.05%) Tomcat
2 18 (10.23%) Apache
2 18 (10.23%) IIS
3 13 (7.39%) nginx
4 7 (3.98%) CMS
5 6 (3.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (3.41%) Confluence
5 6 (3.41%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.84%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.70%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.14%) JBoss
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.57%) CICS
9 1 (0.57%) Jetty
9 1 (0.57%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 34 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.84%) GitHub
3 5 (2.84%) SaaS
4 4 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.27%) Datadog
4 4 (2.27%) Serverless
5 3 (1.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.70%) npm
6 2 (1.14%) Algolia
6 2 (1.14%) BrowserStack
6 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.14%) Firebase
6 2 (1.14%) Google Play
6 2 (1.14%) Zapier
7 1 (0.57%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 60 (34.09%) HTTP
2 17 (9.66%) SSL
3 16 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (7.39%) Bluetooth
5 11 (6.25%) SSH
6 3 (1.70%) Internet
7 2 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.61%) MySQL
2 20 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.95%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.39%) Big Data
5 8 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.27%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.70%) Redis
7 3 (1.70%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.14%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.14%) Endeca
8 2 (1.14%) Power BI
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.57%) DB2
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.52%) Selenium
3 13 (7.39%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.39%) Xcode
4 12 (6.82%) JIRA
5 10 (5.68%) Gradle
5 10 (5.68%) Maven
6 8 (4.55%) Subversion
6 8 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.98%) CocoaPods
8 6 (3.41%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.84%) Ant
9 5 (2.84%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.84%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.27%) CruiseControl
10 4 (2.27%) Hudson
10 4 (2.27%) JMeter
10 4 (2.27%) Redmine
10 4 (2.27%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 23 (13.07%) Finance
2 15 (8.52%) Retail
3 14 (7.95%) Advertising
4 7 (3.98%) Marketing
5 5 (2.84%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (68.75%) Developer
2 20 (11.36%) .NET Developer
3 19 (10.80%) Java Developer
3 19 (10.80%) Senior Developer
4 16 (9.09%) Analyst
4 16 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
5 15 (8.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (7.39%) Android Developer
6 13 (7.39%) C# Developer
6 13 (7.39%) iOS Developer
6 13 (7.39%) Software Developer
7 11 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
7 11 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 11 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
7 11 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 10 (5.68%) React Developer
9 9 (5.11%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.11%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (5.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (64.20%) XML
2 60 (34.09%) Web Services
3 55 (31.25%) HTML
4 50 (28.41%) CSS
5 49 (27.84%) RESTful
6 47 (26.70%) Ajax
7 43 (24.43%) .NET
8 37 (21.02%) Spring
9 35 (19.89%) jQuery
10 33 (18.75%) SOAP
11 31 (17.61%) AngularJS
11 31 (17.61%) REST
12 29 (16.48%) ASP.NET
13 26 (14.77%) HTML5
13 26 (14.77%) React
14 19 (10.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (10.23%) Node.js
16 17 (9.66%) Redux
17 16 (9.09%) WCF
18 14 (7.95%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.02%) User Experience
2 15 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.52%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.55%) Cloud Native
3 8 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.98%) Animation
4 7 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.84%) Life Science
6 2 (1.14%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.14%) Fintech
6 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.57%) PMI
7 1 (0.57%) Replication
7 1 (0.57%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.61%) Android
2 30 (17.05%) Apple iOS
3 26 (14.77%) Windows
4 21 (11.93%) Linux
5 13 (7.39%) Unix
6 12 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.41%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.70%) watchOS
10 1 (0.57%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (23.86%) TDD
3 41 (23.30%) BDD
4 36 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (20.45%) MVC
5 31 (17.61%) Web Development
6 29 (16.48%) E-Commerce
7 28 (15.91%) Computer Science
8 23 (13.07%) Mobile Development
8 23 (13.07%) Scrum
9 22 (12.50%) DevOps
10 20 (11.36%) Test Automation
11 19 (10.80%) Android Development
11 19 (10.80%) Unit Testing
12 18 (10.23%) Configuration Management
12 18 (10.23%) iOS Development
13 15 (8.52%) Front End Development
13 15 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (7.95%) Analytics
14 14 (7.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 77 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 70 (39.77%) Java
3 42 (23.86%) SQL
4 40 (22.73%) C#
5 38 (21.59%) PHP
6 24 (13.64%) Python
7 22 (12.50%) Objective-C
8 9 (5.11%) Apple Swift
8 9 (5.11%) Perl
9 7 (3.98%) Ruby
10 5 (2.84%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.27%) VB
12 3 (1.70%) Go
12 3 (1.70%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.14%) C
13 2 (1.14%) COBOL
13 2 (1.14%) ES6
13 2 (1.14%) Java 8
13 2 (1.14%) Scala
13 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (19.89%) Degree
2 26 (14.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.98%) CISSP
4 5 (2.84%) GIAC
5 2 (1.14%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (1.14%) CITP
5 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.14%) IISP
5 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.14%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.14%) MBCS
5 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB
6 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.50%) QA
2 11 (6.25%) GDPR
3 2 (1.14%) SLA
3 2 (1.14%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 25 (14.20%) Docker
2 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.11%) Nagios
3 4 (2.27%) cPanel
3 4 (2.27%) Puppet
4 1 (0.57%) Ansible
4 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (11.93%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.11%) Apple
2 9 (5.11%) Splunk
3 6 (3.41%) Adobe
3 6 (3.41%) Oracle
4 4 (2.27%) Google
4 4 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.70%) Facebook
5 3 (1.70%) hybris
5 3 (1.70%) Twitter
6 2 (1.14%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.14%) FatWire
6 2 (1.14%) Fujitsu
6 2 (1.14%) Tableau
6 2 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.57%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.57%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.57%) HP
7 1 (0.57%) Informatica