Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 158 147
Rank change year-on-year +62 -11 +35
Permanent jobs citing JSON 267 187 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.87% 1.85% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.51% 4.74% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 219 174 200
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -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 West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,136 3,942 4,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 33.77% 38.90% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,638 3,465 3,598
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £58,825
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing JSON as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JSON in the West Midlands

JSON
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for JSON in the West Midlands

JSON
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JSON in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for JSON in the West Midlands

JSON
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JSON within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
Birmingham +74 132 £52,500 +10.53% 10
Worcestershire +43 54 £44,898 +79.59% 2
Staffordshire +15 18 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Warwickshire +25 17 £39,750 +13.57% 3
Shropshire -1 13 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Solihull - 10 £55,000 - 1
Coventry -9 5 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Sutton Coldfield -5 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Brierley Hill - 3 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton -18 2 £36,750 +5.00%
Halesowen - 1 £45,000 -
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JSON.

1 147 (55.06%) C#
2 137 (51.31%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (50.19%) JavaScript
4 117 (43.82%) .NET
5 109 (40.82%) SQL
6 102 (38.20%) REST
7 99 (37.08%) CSS
8 97 (36.33%) HTML
9 89 (33.33%) Degree
10 83 (31.09%) XML
11 81 (30.34%) AngularJS
12 80 (29.96%) Web Services
13 71 (26.59%) Java
14 67 (25.09%) jQuery
14 67 (25.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 65 (24.34%) Finance
16 63 (23.60%) RESTful
17 60 (22.47%) Microsoft
18 58 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
19 56 (20.97%) HTML5
20 55 (20.60%) LINQ
21 50 (18.73%) KnockoutJS
22 47 (17.60%) Entity Framework
22 47 (17.60%) Continuous Deployment
22 47 (17.60%) MVC
23 44 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
23 44 (16.48%) Relational Database
24 43 (16.10%) Spring
25 39 (14.61%) SQL Server
25 39 (14.61%) Node.js

JSON
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 24 (8.99%) CMS
2 15 (5.62%) Apache
3 14 (5.24%) IIS
4 12 (4.49%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.00%) nginx
6 4 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.50%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.12%) JBoss
7 3 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.12%) WordPress
8 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.75%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.75%) Confluence
9 1 (0.37%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.37%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.37%) Mule
9 1 (0.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 28 (10.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 26 (9.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.12%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Magento
1 3 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 39 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (9.36%) Serverless
3 13 (4.87%) SaaS
4 12 (4.49%) Boomi
5 11 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.12%) IaaS
7 2 (0.75%) GitHub
7 2 (0.75%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.37%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.37%) npm
8 1 (0.37%) PaaS
8 1 (0.37%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.36%) Internet
2 18 (6.74%) HTTP
3 14 (5.24%) SSL
4 7 (2.62%) ATM
5 5 (1.87%) Bluetooth
5 5 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.12%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.75%) DNS
7 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.37%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.37%) MQTT
8 1 (0.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.48%) Relational Database
2 39 (14.61%) SQL Server
3 38 (14.23%) NoSQL
4 30 (11.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 25 (9.36%) Big Data
5 25 (9.36%) Hazelcast
6 16 (5.99%) MySQL
7 13 (4.87%) MongoDB
8 12 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.25%) Redis
9 6 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.87%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.12%) DTS
12 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 36 (13.48%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.61%) webpack
3 30 (11.24%) Jasmine
3 30 (11.24%) Karma Test Runner
3 30 (11.24%) PhantomJS
4 16 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (5.62%) Subversion
6 13 (4.87%) Visual Studio
7 10 (3.75%) JIRA
8 7 (2.62%) Maven
8 7 (2.62%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (1.87%) CocoaPods
9 5 (1.87%) Grunt
9 5 (1.87%) JUnit
10 4 (1.50%) Gradle
10 4 (1.50%) NSubstitute
10 4 (1.50%) NUnit
10 4 (1.50%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.50%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.50%) Toad
General
1 65 (24.34%) Finance
2 11 (4.12%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.37%) Banking
3 9 (3.37%) Law
3 9 (3.37%) Legal
4 8 (3.00%) Retail
5 4 (1.50%) Advertising
6 3 (1.12%) Automotive
6 3 (1.12%) Games
7 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 192 (71.91%) Developer
2 62 (23.22%) Senior Developer
3 57 (21.35%) C# Developer
4 36 (13.48%) Java Developer
5 35 (13.11%) Software Developer
6 29 (10.86%) .NET Developer
7 28 (10.49%) Senior C# Developer
8 26 (9.74%) Team Leader
9 25 (9.36%) Development Team Leader
10 21 (7.87%) Full Stack Developer
11 19 (7.12%) Big Data Developer
11 19 (7.12%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (4.49%) Integration Specialist
13 11 (4.12%) Analyst
13 11 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (4.12%) PHP Developer
14 9 (3.37%) SQL Developer
15 8 (3.00%) Business Analyst
15 8 (3.00%) Technical Analyst
15 8 (3.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (43.82%) .NET
2 102 (38.20%) REST
3 99 (37.08%) CSS
4 97 (36.33%) HTML
5 83 (31.09%) XML
6 81 (30.34%) AngularJS
7 80 (29.96%) Web Services
8 67 (25.09%) jQuery
8 67 (25.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 63 (23.60%) RESTful
10 56 (20.97%) HTML5
11 55 (20.60%) LINQ
12 50 (18.73%) KnockoutJS
13 47 (17.60%) Entity Framework
14 44 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 43 (16.10%) Spring
16 39 (14.61%) Node.js
17 34 (12.73%) Ajax
18 33 (12.36%) SOAP
19 29 (10.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.23%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.87%) Driving Licence
3 14 (5.24%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.12%) User Experience
5 10 (3.75%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.62%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.87%) Animation
8 5 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.12%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.75%) Blog
11 2 (0.75%) Fintech
11 2 (0.75%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.37%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.37%) iPhone
12 1 (0.37%) PDA
12 1 (0.37%) Renewable Energy
12 1 (0.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.24%) Windows
2 9 (3.37%) Linux
3 6 (2.25%) Android
3 6 (2.25%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.25%) Unix
4 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (51.31%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (17.60%) Continuous Deployment
3 47 (17.60%) MVC
4 38 (14.23%) Scrum
5 37 (13.86%) OO
6 33 (12.36%) SDLC
7 26 (9.74%) OOD
7 26 (9.74%) SOA
8 25 (9.36%) Test Automation
9 24 (8.99%) Analytics
10 22 (8.24%) TDD
11 20 (7.49%) API Development
11 20 (7.49%) Software Engineering
12 18 (6.74%) Process Improvement
13 17 (6.37%) Content Management
13 17 (6.37%) Microservices
13 17 (6.37%) Unit Testing
14 15 (5.62%) OOP
15 14 (5.24%) UML
Programming Languages
1 147 (55.06%) C#
2 134 (50.19%) JavaScript
3 109 (40.82%) SQL
4 71 (26.59%) Java
5 30 (11.24%) T-SQL
6 28 (10.49%) PHP
7 27 (10.11%) TypeScript
8 20 (7.49%) VB.NET
9 13 (4.87%) VB
10 7 (2.62%) Python
11 6 (2.25%) C++
12 5 (1.87%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.87%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.50%) Java 8
13 4 (1.50%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.12%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.12%) XPath
15 2 (0.75%) Scala
16 1 (0.37%) C
16 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 89 (33.33%) Degree
2 31 (11.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (8.99%) PhD
4 15 (5.62%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.62%) ISEB
5 7 (2.62%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.75%) ISO 9001
2 9 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.37%) QA
3 5 (1.87%) SLA
4 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (5.62%) Docker
2 8 (3.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.75%) cPanel
2 2 (0.75%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 60 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 36 (13.48%) Xamarin
3 21 (7.87%) MuleSoft
4 15 (5.62%) ServiceNow
5 13 (4.87%) Oracle
5 13 (4.87%) Twitter
6 9 (3.37%) LexisNexis
6 9 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.50%) RedGate
7 4 (1.50%) webMethods
8 3 (1.12%) Apple
8 3 (1.12%) Google
9 2 (0.75%) Altova
9 2 (0.75%) ATG
9 2 (0.75%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.75%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.37%) Capita
10 1 (0.37%) Facebook
10 1 (0.37%) PayPal