Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 139 119
Rank change year-on-year +43 -20 +24
Permanent jobs citing JSON 146 77 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.59% 1.48% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.73% 3.91% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 104 30 120
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,700 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,875 £60,625 £56,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2170 1969 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.45% 37.96% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1397 1247 1442
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £57,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing JSON as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for JSON in Scotland

JSON
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JSON in Scotland.

Salary trend for JSON in Scotland

JSON
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JSON in Scotland

JSON
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Glasgow +53 109 £50,000 -5.21% 9
Edinburgh -26 33 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Dundee -1 5 £20,000 -50.00%
Stirling -6 1 £35,000 -26.32%
Fife - 1 £36,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £47,500 - 1
JSON
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JSON.

1 94 (64.38%) JavaScript
2 74 (50.68%) AngularJS
3 71 (48.63%) Java
4 67 (45.89%) HTML
5 66 (45.21%) CSS
6 60 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (40.41%) REST
8 52 (35.62%) jQuery
9 46 (31.51%) SQL
10 42 (28.77%) TDD
11 41 (28.08%) C#
12 39 (26.71%) MVC
12 39 (26.71%) Ember.js
13 38 (26.03%) CSS3
13 38 (26.03%) Git (software)
13 38 (26.03%) React
14 37 (25.34%) Spring
14 37 (25.34%) .NET
14 37 (25.34%) SOAP
14 37 (25.34%) Web Services
15 36 (24.66%) XML
15 36 (24.66%) ASP.NET
15 36 (24.66%) RESTful
16 35 (23.97%) Finance
17 34 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (21.23%) BDD
19 29 (19.86%) Scrum
20 28 (19.18%) HTML5
21 27 (18.49%) SQL Server
21 27 (18.49%) Mentoring

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 15 (10.27%) JBoss
2 5 (3.42%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (3.42%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.74%) Apache
4 3 (2.05%) CMS
4 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.37%) Moodle
6 1 (0.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.68%) nginx
6 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.05%) InDesign
1 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.05%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.05%) GitHub
3 3 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.05%) Office 365
3 3 (2.05%) SaaS
3 3 (2.05%) Serverless
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.68%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.96%) SSL
2 13 (8.90%) SSH
3 5 (3.42%) Internet
4 3 (2.05%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.68%) DHCP
5 1 (0.68%) LAN
5 1 (0.68%) RS-232
5 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (7.53%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.79%) MySQL
4 7 (4.79%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.74%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.37%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.37%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.68%) DB2
8 1 (0.68%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.68%) MS Access
8 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.68%) Power BI
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 38 (26.03%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.07%) Maven
3 14 (9.59%) GitLab
4 13 (8.90%) Subversion
5 9 (6.16%) Jenkins
5 9 (6.16%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (5.48%) JUnit
7 7 (4.79%) JIRA
8 5 (3.42%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.74%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.05%) Ant
10 3 (2.05%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (2.05%) Gradle
11 2 (1.37%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.68%) Concordion
12 1 (0.68%) Hudson
12 1 (0.68%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.68%) JBehave
12 1 (0.68%) Mocha
General
1 35 (23.97%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Automotive
3 6 (4.11%) Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.05%) Advertising
5 3 (2.05%) Games
5 3 (2.05%) Publishing
6 2 (1.37%) Electronics
6 2 (1.37%) Law
6 2 (1.37%) Marketing
6 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 123 (84.25%) Developer
2 50 (34.25%) Senior Developer
3 35 (23.97%) Java Developer
4 34 (23.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 32 (21.92%) Full Stack Developer
6 22 (15.07%) C# Developer
6 22 (15.07%) Senior C# Developer
7 21 (14.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 13 (8.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (7.53%) Applications Developer
10 10 (6.85%) .NET Developer
10 10 (6.85%) Lead Developer
10 10 (6.85%) Web Developer
11 9 (6.16%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (6.16%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 9 (6.16%) Team Leader
12 8 (5.48%) Java Team Leader
13 7 (4.79%) Lead Java Developer
13 7 (4.79%) Software Developer
13 7 (4.79%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (50.68%) AngularJS
2 67 (45.89%) HTML
3 66 (45.21%) CSS
4 59 (40.41%) REST
5 52 (35.62%) jQuery
6 39 (26.71%) Ember.js
7 38 (26.03%) CSS3
7 38 (26.03%) React
8 37 (25.34%) .NET
8 37 (25.34%) SOAP
8 37 (25.34%) Spring
8 37 (25.34%) Web Services
9 36 (24.66%) ASP.NET
9 36 (24.66%) RESTful
9 36 (24.66%) XML
10 34 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (19.18%) HTML5
12 26 (17.81%) Dojo
13 23 (15.75%) .NET Framework
14 21 (14.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.79%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.74%) e-Learning
2 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.74%) Tandem
3 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.05%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.05%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (2.05%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.37%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.37%) User Experience
4 2 (1.37%) VLE
5 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.07%) Windows
2 16 (10.96%) Linux
2 16 (10.96%) Unix
3 8 (5.48%) Android
4 6 (4.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (28.77%) TDD
3 39 (26.71%) MVC
4 31 (21.23%) BDD
5 29 (19.86%) Scrum
6 27 (18.49%) Mentoring
7 26 (17.81%) Software Engineering
8 15 (10.27%) Unit Testing
9 13 (8.90%) Test Automation
10 12 (8.22%) Web Development
11 10 (6.85%) Infrastructure Management
12 9 (6.16%) DevOps
13 8 (5.48%) OO
14 6 (4.11%) Analytics
14 6 (4.11%) Front End Development
14 6 (4.11%) iOS Development
14 6 (4.11%) Multithreading
14 6 (4.11%) SDLC
14 6 (4.11%) Software Architecture
15 5 (3.42%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 94 (64.38%) JavaScript
2 71 (48.63%) Java
3 46 (31.51%) SQL
4 41 (28.08%) C#
5 11 (7.53%) Python
6 9 (6.16%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.79%) PHP
7 7 (4.79%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.68%) C
10 1 (0.68%) C++
10 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.68%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.68%) Perl
10 1 (0.68%) Ruby
10 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.68%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.05%) Degree
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (0.68%) EMIR
1 1 (0.68%) JTAG
1 1 (0.68%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (2.05%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.37%) Docker
3 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Puppet
1 1 (0.68%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (8.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.16%) Oracle
3 5 (3.42%) Reuters
4 4 (2.74%) IBM
5 3 (2.05%) Adobe
5 3 (2.05%) Google
5 3 (2.05%) Nintex
5 3 (2.05%) Perforce
6 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.37%) SAP
7 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg