Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 173 143
Rank change year-on-year +44 -30 -1
Permanent jobs citing JSON 229 189 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.26% 1.65% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.91% 4.69% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 217 166 206
West Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,000 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £48,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.50% +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 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 3873 4032 3856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.24% 35.28% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3333 3443 3468
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Birmingham +12 80 £45,000 +27.66% 5
Warwickshire +12 34 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Shropshire +2 25 £35,000 -33.19% 4
Wolverhampton +23 21 £34,500 +15.00%
Coventry +24 20 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Worcestershire -3 13 £25,000 -50.00%
Staffordshire +7 6 £40,000 +14.29%
Herefordshire -7 6 £25,000 -33.33%
Walsall - 6 £42,500 -
Solihull -9 1 - - 1
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JSON.

1 123 (53.71%) XML
2 109 (47.60%) REST
3 105 (45.85%) JavaScript
4 100 (43.67%) HTML
5 93 (40.61%) CSS
6 90 (39.30%) Java
7 87 (37.99%) Web Services
8 85 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
9 82 (35.81%) SOAP
10 80 (34.93%) SQL
11 73 (31.88%) C#
12 67 (29.26%) .NET
13 65 (28.38%) Android
14 63 (27.51%) jQuery
15 58 (25.33%) Android Development
16 55 (24.02%) Git (software)
17 52 (22.71%) HTML5
18 51 (22.27%) Mobile App
19 50 (21.83%) Xcode
19 50 (21.83%) ASP.NET
20 49 (21.40%) SQL Server
21 48 (20.96%) OO
22 43 (18.78%) Objective-C
22 43 (18.78%) iOS Development
22 43 (18.78%) Apple iOS
23 40 (17.47%) Android SDK
23 40 (17.47%) User Experience
24 39 (17.03%) AngularJS
24 39 (17.03%) Microsoft
24 39 (17.03%) Web Development

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 30 (13.10%) CMS
2 21 (9.17%) Confluence
3 17 (7.42%) IIS
4 11 (4.80%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (3.93%) Apache Solr
6 8 (3.49%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.06%) Umbraco
8 6 (2.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (2.62%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.75%) Drupal
9 4 (1.75%) WordPress
10 3 (1.31%) Apache
10 3 (1.31%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (1.31%) Mule
10 3 (1.31%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.87%) JBoss
11 2 (0.87%) OpenEdge
11 2 (0.87%) WildFly
12 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (5.68%) Photoshop
2 10 (4.37%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.44%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.87%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (9.61%) SaaS
3 15 (6.55%) Google Play
4 11 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (4.80%) PaaS
5 9 (3.93%) IaaS
6 8 (3.49%) Firebase
7 7 (3.06%) npm
7 7 (3.06%) Office 365
8 6 (2.62%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.75%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.37%) HTTP
2 7 (3.06%) ATM
2 7 (3.06%) Firewall
2 7 (3.06%) VPN
3 6 (2.62%) DHCP
3 6 (2.62%) DNS
3 6 (2.62%) SSL
3 6 (2.62%) WAN
4 5 (2.18%) BGP
4 5 (2.18%) ICMP
4 5 (2.18%) IPv4
4 5 (2.18%) IPv6
4 5 (2.18%) Multicast
4 5 (2.18%) OSPF
5 3 (1.31%) Internet
6 1 (0.44%) LAN
6 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.40%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.48%) NoSQL
3 23 (10.04%) MySQL
4 20 (8.73%) MongoDB
5 11 (4.80%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.49%) Big Data
6 8 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.62%) DTS
9 4 (1.75%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.87%) SQLite
11 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.44%) Spark SQL
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (24.02%) Git (software)
2 50 (21.83%) Xcode
3 38 (16.59%) Android Studio
4 23 (10.04%) JIRA
5 21 (9.17%) Visual Studio
6 19 (8.30%) Jenkins
6 19 (8.30%) JUnit
7 18 (7.86%) Eclipse
8 16 (6.99%) gulp
9 12 (5.24%) Selenium
9 12 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (4.80%) Grunt
11 10 (4.37%) Cucumber
12 9 (3.93%) Subversion
12 9 (3.93%) Zephyr
13 8 (3.49%) Jasmine
13 8 (3.49%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (3.49%) PhantomJS
13 8 (3.49%) webpack
14 5 (2.18%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (10.48%) Finance
2 18 (7.86%) Retail
3 16 (6.99%) Marketing
4 15 (6.55%) Electronics
5 14 (6.11%) Advertising
6 9 (3.93%) Automotive
7 4 (1.75%) Games
8 3 (1.31%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.87%) Legal
10 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 183 (79.91%) Developer
2 56 (24.45%) Android Developer
3 41 (17.90%) .NET Developer
3 41 (17.90%) iOS Developer
4 40 (17.47%) Applications Developer
4 40 (17.47%) Senior Developer
5 32 (13.97%) Java Developer
6 31 (13.54%) C# Developer
7 30 (13.10%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (12.23%) ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (11.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (11.35%) JavaScript Developer
10 26 (11.35%) Web Developer
11 25 (10.92%) iOS Android Developer
11 25 (10.92%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 25 (10.92%) Mobile Developer
12 21 (9.17%) Java Android Developer
13 19 (8.30%) Angular Developer
14 18 (7.86%) HTML Developer
15 17 (7.42%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (53.71%) XML
2 109 (47.60%) REST
3 100 (43.67%) HTML
4 93 (40.61%) CSS
5 87 (37.99%) Web Services
6 82 (35.81%) SOAP
7 67 (29.26%) .NET
8 63 (27.51%) jQuery
9 52 (22.71%) HTML5
10 50 (21.83%) ASP.NET
11 40 (17.47%) Android SDK
12 39 (17.03%) AngularJS
13 37 (16.16%) iOS SDK
14 30 (13.10%) Ajax
14 30 (13.10%) RESTful
15 25 (10.92%) CSS3
16 19 (8.30%) Entity Framework
16 19 (8.30%) Node.js
17 17 (7.42%) OAuth
17 17 (7.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.27%) Mobile App
2 40 (17.47%) User Experience
3 19 (8.30%) iPad
4 17 (7.42%) Social Media
5 14 (6.11%) Computer Science
6 12 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.49%) iPhone
8 5 (2.18%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.18%) PKI
9 4 (1.75%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.75%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.44%) HoloLens
11 1 (0.44%) iSeries
11 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.44%) New Media
11 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.44%) W3C
11 1 (0.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 65 (28.38%) Android
2 43 (18.78%) Apple iOS
3 13 (5.68%) Windows
4 12 (5.24%) Unix
5 6 (2.62%) Linux
6 3 (1.31%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.44%) Debian
7 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (25.33%) Android Development
3 48 (20.96%) OO
4 43 (18.78%) iOS Development
5 39 (17.03%) Web Development
6 38 (16.59%) Unit Testing
7 37 (16.16%) MVC
8 33 (14.41%) Scrum
9 24 (10.48%) Test Automation
10 23 (10.04%) E-Commerce
11 20 (8.73%) Front End Development
11 20 (8.73%) SDLC
12 19 (8.30%) SOA
13 16 (6.99%) Open Source
14 15 (6.55%) Software Testing
15 14 (6.11%) Microservices
16 12 (5.24%) Mobile Development
16 12 (5.24%) OOD
16 12 (5.24%) Time Management
16 12 (5.24%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (45.85%) JavaScript
2 90 (39.30%) Java
3 80 (34.93%) SQL
4 73 (31.88%) C#
5 43 (18.78%) Objective-C
6 30 (13.10%) Apple Swift
7 27 (11.79%) PHP
8 24 (10.48%) C
9 10 (4.37%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.37%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.37%) TypeScript
9 10 (4.37%) VB
9 10 (4.37%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.18%) XPath
11 4 (1.75%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.75%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.75%) Python
11 4 (1.75%) Scala
11 4 (1.75%) SPARQL
11 4 (1.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 20 (8.73%) Degree
2 14 (6.11%) ISEB
3 13 (5.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (5.68%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.06%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.18%) CCIE
6 5 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.75%) MCSD
7 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.31%) MCSA
8 3 (1.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.93%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Vendors
1 39 (17.03%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.04%) Oracle
3 19 (8.30%) Google
4 8 (3.49%) Telerik
5 6 (2.62%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.18%) Twitter
7 4 (1.75%) Informatica
7 4 (1.75%) Jitterbit
7 4 (1.75%) Talend
8 3 (1.31%) webMethods
9 2 (0.87%) Adobe
9 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.87%) WooCommerce
10 1 (0.44%) Cisco
10 1 (0.44%) Cognos
10 1 (0.44%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.44%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.44%) VMware
10 1 (0.44%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.44%) Zend