Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 128 179
Rank change year-on-year -10 +51 -27
Permanent jobs citing JSON 178 229 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.09% 2.25% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.73% 5.81% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 146 220 158
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £35,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.87% -4.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,750 £57,625 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -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 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 2,645 3,942 4,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 31.06% 38.66% 35.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,220 3,398 3,464
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,625 £58,750 £58,750
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 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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +40 106 £47,500 +5.56% 12
Worcestershire +11 19 £52,225 +108.90% 10
Staffordshire +30 11 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Solihull +10 9 £55,000 -
Shropshire -6 9 £57,500 +64.29% 4
Warwickshire +11 8 £32,500 -10.34% 5
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £40,000 -
Brierley Hill - 3 £35,000 -
Coventry -10 2 £55,000 +83.33%
Wolverhampton -13 2 £35,500 +2.90%
Stourbridge - 1 £32,500 -
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 89 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 85 (47.75%) HTML
3 80 (44.94%) SQL
4 79 (44.38%) C#
5 69 (38.76%) CSS
6 65 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (35.39%) .NET
8 61 (34.27%) Finance
9 60 (33.71%) XML
10 55 (30.90%) AngularJS
11 53 (29.78%) REST
12 50 (28.09%) jQuery
13 47 (26.40%) HTML5
14 46 (25.84%) Java
15 45 (25.28%) Microsoft
16 43 (24.16%) LINQ
16 43 (24.16%) Node.js
17 42 (23.60%) RESTful
18 40 (22.47%) Web Services
19 38 (21.35%) Degree
20 34 (19.10%) Relational Database
21 32 (17.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 32 (17.98%) NoSQL
21 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
21 32 (17.98%) Git (software)
22 26 (14.61%) Spring
22 26 (14.61%) MVC
22 26 (14.61%) Entity Framework
23 25 (14.04%) KnockoutJS
23 25 (14.04%) PHP

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 11 (6.18%) CMS
2 8 (4.49%) nginx
3 7 (3.93%) Confluence
4 4 (2.25%) IIS
4 4 (2.25%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.12%) JBoss
6 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.56%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.56%) Mule
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (7.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 12 (6.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) SAP FI-CA
1 3 (1.69%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (8.99%) Serverless
3 8 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.49%) npm
3 8 (4.49%) SaaS
4 5 (2.81%) Azure Functions
5 1 (0.56%) Heroku
5 1 (0.56%) IaaS
5 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.99%) HTTP
2 13 (7.30%) Internet
3 7 (3.93%) SSL
4 6 (3.37%) Extranet
5 4 (2.25%) ATM
5 4 (2.25%) Bluetooth
5 4 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.56%) ASN.1
6 1 (0.56%) BGP
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.56%) MPLS
6 1 (0.56%) MQTT
6 1 (0.56%) SMS
6 1 (0.56%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.10%) Relational Database
2 32 (17.98%) NoSQL
2 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
3 20 (11.24%) MongoDB
4 16 (8.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (5.62%) Oracle Database
5 10 (5.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (5.62%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (5.06%) Big Data
7 8 (4.49%) Hazelcast
8 6 (3.37%) Cosmos DB
8 6 (3.37%) MySQL
9 5 (2.81%) Redis
9 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.56%) DTS
12 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (17.98%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.55%) webpack
3 16 (8.99%) Jasmine
3 16 (8.99%) Karma Test Runner
3 16 (8.99%) PhantomJS
4 15 (8.43%) JIRA
5 11 (6.18%) Rational Rose
5 11 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (6.18%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.06%) PHPUnit
6 9 (5.06%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (4.49%) Bower
8 7 (3.93%) Subversion
9 4 (2.25%) CocoaPods
9 4 (2.25%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.25%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.69%) NSubstitute
10 3 (1.69%) NUnit
10 3 (1.69%) Selenium
10 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (34.27%) Finance
2 4 (2.25%) Law
3 3 (1.69%) Banking
3 3 (1.69%) Legal
3 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.69%) Retail
4 2 (1.12%) Automotive
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Back Office
5 1 (0.56%) Games
5 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 120 (67.42%) Developer
2 42 (23.60%) C# Developer
3 37 (20.79%) Senior Developer
4 25 (14.04%) Full Stack Developer
5 17 (9.55%) Senior C# Developer
6 15 (8.43%) Development Team Leader
6 15 (8.43%) Team Leader
7 13 (7.30%) .NET Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Java Developer
9 11 (6.18%) PHP Developer
9 11 (6.18%) SQL Developer
10 10 (5.62%) Analyst
10 10 (5.62%) Oracle Developer
10 10 (5.62%) PL/SQL Developer
10 10 (5.62%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 10 (5.62%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
10 10 (5.62%) Senior SQL Developer
11 9 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (4.49%) Big Data Developer
13 7 (3.93%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (47.75%) HTML
2 69 (38.76%) CSS
3 63 (35.39%) .NET
4 60 (33.71%) XML
5 55 (30.90%) AngularJS
6 53 (29.78%) REST
7 50 (28.09%) jQuery
8 47 (26.40%) HTML5
9 43 (24.16%) LINQ
9 43 (24.16%) Node.js
10 42 (23.60%) RESTful
11 40 (22.47%) Web Services
12 32 (17.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 26 (14.61%) Entity Framework
13 26 (14.61%) Spring
14 25 (14.04%) KnockoutJS
15 24 (13.48%) SOAP
16 21 (11.80%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (8.99%) Ajax
17 16 (8.99%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.18%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.81%) Device Driver
3 5 (2.81%) PDA
3 5 (2.81%) User Experience
4 4 (2.25%) Animation
4 4 (2.25%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.25%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.12%) Fintech
6 2 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.12%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.56%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.67%) Windows
2 11 (6.18%) Linux
3 8 (4.49%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.37%) Windows 10
4 6 (3.37%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.37%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.81%) Android
5 5 (2.81%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.69%) CentOS
7 2 (1.12%) Unix
7 2 (1.12%) watchOS
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (14.61%) MVC
3 24 (13.48%) Test Automation
4 21 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (11.24%) Scrum
6 19 (10.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 19 (10.67%) OO
7 18 (10.11%) SDLC
7 18 (10.11%) Wealth Management
8 16 (8.99%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (8.99%) Software Engineering
9 15 (8.43%) SOA
9 15 (8.43%) UML
10 14 (7.87%) Microservices
11 13 (7.30%) Mentoring
11 13 (7.30%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (6.74%) ArchiMate
12 12 (6.74%) BPMN
12 12 (6.74%) TDD
13 11 (6.18%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 80 (44.94%) SQL
3 79 (44.38%) C#
4 46 (25.84%) Java
5 25 (14.04%) PHP
6 19 (10.67%) TypeScript
7 17 (9.55%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.62%) PL/SQL
9 9 (5.06%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.37%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.37%) Python
11 4 (2.25%) Apple Swift
11 4 (2.25%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.25%) VB
12 3 (1.69%) Java 8
13 2 (1.12%) C++
13 2 (1.12%) XPath
14 1 (0.56%) C
14 1 (0.56%) Perl
14 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (21.35%) Degree
2 8 (4.49%) PhD
3 6 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.81%) ISEB
4 5 (2.81%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (8.99%) Docker
2 8 (4.49%) Varnish
3 6 (3.37%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.25%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.12%) Terraform
4 1 (0.56%) Ansible
4 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (25.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.24%) Xamarin
3 15 (8.43%) Oracle
4 9 (5.06%) MuleSoft
5 8 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.37%) VMware
7 3 (1.69%) LexisNexis
7 3 (1.69%) SAP
8 2 (1.12%) Altova
8 2 (1.12%) Apple
8 2 (1.12%) ATG
8 2 (1.12%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.12%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.12%) IBM
8 2 (1.12%) webMethods
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco
9 1 (0.56%) Google
9 1 (0.56%) Juniper
9 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.56%) Twitter