Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 170 149 145
Rank change year-on-year -21 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing JSON 801 2,001 2,387
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.92% 2.39% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.92% 6.42% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 662 1,548 2,133
Median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 UK excluding London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 16,287 31,171 41,522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 38.95% 37.27% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13,452 25,469 35,101
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing JSON as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for JSON in the UK excluding London

JSON
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JSON in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for JSON in the UK excluding London

JSON
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing JSON in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for JSON in the UK excluding London

JSON
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
South East -30 273 £53,500 +7.00% 23
North of England +9 164 £48,500 +7.78% 36
North West +13 117 £50,000 +10.80% 20
South West +21 116 £40,000 -20.00% 27
Midlands -2 94 £50,000 +12.36% 29
East of England +13 65 £45,000 -10.00% 9
West Midlands +40 58 £53,500 +33.75% 21
Scotland -4 54 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Yorkshire +49 43 £41,250 -8.33% 15
East Midlands -1 36 £42,500 -10.53% 8
Wales +1 27 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Northern Ireland +14 7 £75,000 +76.47% 3
North East -10 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Isle of Man - 2 £33,000 -
JSON
UK

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for JSON.

1 397 (49.56%) JavaScript
2 393 (49.06%) XML
3 364 (45.44%) HTML
4 341 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
5 306 (38.20%) CSS
6 299 (37.33%) C#
7 269 (33.58%) .NET
8 250 (31.21%) REST
9 244 (30.46%) Git (software)
10 225 (28.09%) SQL
11 223 (27.84%) Java
12 211 (26.34%) Azure
13 187 (23.35%) AngularJS
14 183 (22.85%) Web Services
15 179 (22.35%) SOAP
16 176 (21.97%) RESTful
17 157 (19.60%) MVC
18 144 (17.98%) SQL Server
19 143 (17.85%) DevOps
20 138 (17.23%) Finance
21 135 (16.85%) MySQL
22 133 (16.60%) Microsoft
23 128 (15.98%) Software Engineering
23 128 (15.98%) AWS
24 123 (15.36%) Scrum
25 122 (15.23%) PHP
26 118 (14.73%) ASP.NET
27 117 (14.61%) Linux
27 117 (14.61%) Python
27 117 (14.61%) Degree

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 41 (5.12%) Apache
2 32 (4.00%) IIS
3 31 (3.87%) CMS
4 26 (3.25%) Confluence
5 23 (2.87%) WordPress
6 22 (2.75%) Tomcat
7 19 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (2.12%) Joomla!
9 10 (1.25%) JBoss
10 6 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.75%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.62%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.62%) nginx
12 4 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
12 4 (0.50%) SugarCRM
13 3 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.25%) FileNet
14 2 (0.25%) GemFire
14 2 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (1.00%) Adobe XD
3 7 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.50%) InVision
5 4 (0.50%) Zeplin
6 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.12%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 19 (2.37%) Magento
2 17 (2.12%) Payment Gateway
3 13 (1.62%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.00%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.75%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 4 (0.50%) Eikon
7 2 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.25%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.25%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 211 (26.34%) Azure
2 128 (15.98%) AWS
3 44 (5.49%) SaaS
4 38 (4.74%) PaaS
5 27 (3.37%) GitHub
5 27 (3.37%) IaaS
6 25 (3.12%) npm
7 23 (2.87%) Serverless
8 16 (2.00%) GCP
9 15 (1.87%) Dynamics 365
10 10 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (1.12%) Azure Functions
12 7 (0.87%) Amazon ECS
12 7 (0.87%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.87%) Firebase
12 7 (0.87%) Office 365
12 7 (0.87%) OpenShift
12 7 (0.87%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 77 (9.61%) HTTP
2 32 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 29 (3.62%) Network Security
4 21 (2.62%) Internet
5 14 (1.75%) FTP
6 11 (1.37%) Bluetooth
7 8 (1.00%) Intranet
8 7 (0.87%) Wireless
9 6 (0.75%) SSL
10 5 (0.62%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.50%) ATM
11 4 (0.50%) DNS
12 3 (0.37%) SNMP
13 2 (0.25%) MPLS
13 2 (0.25%) SSH
14 1 (0.12%) ADSL2
14 1 (0.12%) Modbus
14 1 (0.12%) VoIP
14 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.12%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 135 (16.85%) MySQL
3 51 (6.37%) NoSQL
4 44 (5.49%) MongoDB
5 41 (5.12%) Relational Database
6 39 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (2.75%) Big Data
8 20 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (2.37%) Redis
10 18 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (1.87%) SQLite
12 14 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (1.62%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.37%) Geospatial Data
14 11 (1.37%) GIS
14 11 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (1.25%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
17 8 (1.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 244 (30.46%) Git (software)
2 98 (12.23%) Jenkins
3 67 (8.36%) JIRA
4 49 (6.12%) Selenium
5 40 (4.99%) JUnit
5 40 (4.99%) Visual Studio
6 31 (3.87%) Eclipse
6 31 (3.87%) Maven
7 27 (3.37%) Cucumber
7 27 (3.37%) Subversion
8 26 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (2.50%) Jasmine
10 19 (2.37%) GitLab
10 19 (2.37%) NUnit
11 17 (2.12%) Gradle
11 17 (2.12%) Postman
11 17 (2.12%) Visual Studio Team System
12 16 (2.00%) Cypress.io
13 15 (1.87%) Android Studio
14 14 (1.75%) SonarQube
General
1 138 (17.23%) Finance
2 48 (5.99%) Retail
3 24 (3.00%) Marketing
4 23 (2.87%) Banking
5 17 (2.12%) Financial Institution
5 17 (2.12%) Legal
5 17 (2.12%) Public Sector
6 15 (1.87%) Electronics
7 14 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.62%) Aerospace
8 13 (1.62%) Games
9 11 (1.37%) Law
10 9 (1.12%) Billing
10 9 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.00%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.37%) Local Government
13 2 (0.25%) Automotive
13 2 (0.25%) Publishing
14 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 531 (66.29%) Developer
2 112 (13.98%) .NET Developer
3 93 (11.61%) Senior Developer
4 75 (9.36%) Software Developer
5 70 (8.74%) PHP Developer
6 63 (7.87%) Java Developer
7 58 (7.24%) C# Developer
8 48 (5.99%) Software Engineer
9 40 (4.99%) Analyst
9 40 (4.99%) Junior
10 35 (4.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 33 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
12 32 (4.00%) Architect
13 28 (3.50%) Applications Developer
13 28 (3.50%) Lead Developer
14 26 (3.25%) Android Developer
14 26 (3.25%) Consultant
14 26 (3.25%) Web Developer
15 24 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
15 24 (3.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (49.06%) XML
2 364 (45.44%) HTML
3 306 (38.20%) CSS
4 269 (33.58%) .NET
5 250 (31.21%) REST
6 187 (23.35%) AngularJS
7 183 (22.85%) Web Services
8 179 (22.35%) SOAP
9 176 (21.97%) RESTful
10 118 (14.73%) ASP.NET
11 112 (13.98%) jQuery
12 106 (13.23%) .NET Framework
13 98 (12.23%) Ajax
14 85 (10.61%) React
15 82 (10.24%) .NET Core
16 79 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web API
16 79 (9.86%) HTML5
17 77 (9.61%) Node.js
18 56 (6.99%) Spring
19 47 (5.87%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.24%) User Experience
3 41 (5.12%) Mobile App
3 41 (5.12%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (2.62%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (2.50%) Algorithms
6 16 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.87%) Data Structures
7 15 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
8 13 (1.62%) W3C
9 11 (1.37%) Cloud Native
9 11 (1.37%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.00%) Enterprise Cloud
10 8 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (0.87%) Online Games
11 7 (0.87%) Virtual Team
11 7 (0.87%) Wiki
12 6 (0.75%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.75%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 117 (14.61%) Linux
2 71 (8.86%) Windows
3 62 (7.74%) Android
4 57 (7.12%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.12%) Unix
6 10 (1.25%) CentOS
6 10 (1.25%) Ubuntu
6 10 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.87%) HPUX
8 6 (0.75%) Amazon Linux
8 6 (0.75%) Debian
8 6 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (0.37%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.12%) Solaris
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (19.60%) MVC
3 143 (17.85%) DevOps
4 128 (15.98%) Software Engineering
5 123 (15.36%) Scrum
6 112 (13.98%) Microservices
7 110 (13.73%) Web Development
8 109 (13.61%) Test Automation
9 94 (11.74%) TDD
10 87 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
11 79 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
12 72 (8.99%) OO
13 69 (8.61%) OOP
14 64 (7.99%) Unit Testing
15 61 (7.62%) E-Commerce
16 59 (7.37%) Front End Development
17 57 (7.12%) Computer Science
18 51 (6.37%) Mentoring
18 51 (6.37%) SOA
19 47 (5.87%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 397 (49.56%) JavaScript
2 299 (37.33%) C#
3 225 (28.09%) SQL
4 223 (27.84%) Java
5 122 (15.23%) PHP
6 117 (14.61%) Python
7 85 (10.61%) TypeScript
8 58 (7.24%) C++
9 52 (6.49%) T-SQL
10 48 (5.99%) PowerShell
11 43 (5.37%) C
12 36 (4.49%) Bash Shell
12 36 (4.49%) Kotlin
13 35 (4.37%) Apple Swift
14 32 (4.00%) Java 8
15 21 (2.62%) Ruby
16 19 (2.37%) Objective-C
17 16 (2.00%) Go
18 15 (1.87%) ABAP
19 14 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 117 (14.61%) Degree
2 42 (5.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.12%) HND
7 7 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (0.62%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.62%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.37%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.25%) CBAP
10 2 (0.25%) IIBA
10 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.99%) QA
2 6 (0.75%) PMO
3 5 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.62%) ISO 13485
3 5 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.37%) GDPR
4 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.37%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) HL7
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 71 (8.86%) Docker
2 21 (2.62%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.62%) NFS
4 10 (1.25%) Firmware
5 9 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.62%) XenApp
7 4 (0.50%) DFS Replication
7 4 (0.50%) Varnish
8 3 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.37%) Xen
9 2 (0.25%) iptables
9 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.25%) vSphere
10 1 (0.12%) ACF2
10 1 (0.12%) Ceph
10 1 (0.12%) RACF
Systems Management
1 38 (4.74%) Kubernetes
2 26 (3.25%) Ansible
2 26 (3.25%) Terraform
3 18 (2.25%) Puppet
4 11 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.87%) Grafana
5 7 (0.87%) Rancher
5 7 (0.87%) SCCM
6 4 (0.50%) HP ALM
6 4 (0.50%) Salt
6 4 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.50%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.37%) Nagios
7 3 (0.37%) SCOM
7 3 (0.37%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.25%) Kibana
8 2 (0.25%) Packer
8 2 (0.25%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.25%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 133 (16.60%) Microsoft
2 48 (5.99%) Oracle
3 30 (3.75%) SAP
4 24 (3.00%) Google
5 16 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 15 (1.87%) Atlassian
7 14 (1.75%) Adobe
8 12 (1.50%) IBM
9 11 (1.37%) VMware
10 10 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.12%) MuleSoft
11 9 (1.12%) Xamarin
12 8 (1.00%) Jitterbit
12 8 (1.00%) TIBCO
13 7 (0.87%) InterSystems
13 7 (0.87%) JD Edwards
14 6 (0.75%) HP
15 5 (0.62%) Apple
15 5 (0.62%) Citrix
15 5 (0.62%) WSO2