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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JSON
England / West Midlands
Rank 120 129 127
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2  
Permanent jobs citing JSON 97 121 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.05% 1.97% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% 5.67% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72 107 81
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

JSON is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1745 2134 1940
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 36.95% 34.75% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1553 1871 1738
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

JSON
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing JSON as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire +2 20 £25,000 -28.57%
Birmingham -45 18 £45,000 +18.42% 3
Warwickshire +37 17 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Shropshire +20 16 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Staffordshire +17 15 £38,750 -8.82% 3
Herefordshire -15 11 £24,000 -64.44%
Coventry +19 6 £41,250 - 1
Solihull -9 2 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Sutton Coldfield -3 1 £35,000 -
JSON
England

JSON
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 131 (60.93%) JavaScript
2 123 (57.21%) XML
3 102 (47.44%) HTML
4 93 (43.26%) jQuery
5 91 (42.33%) CSS
6 85 (39.53%) Ajax
7 79 (36.74%) REST
8 78 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
9 76 (35.35%) Web Services
10 68 (31.63%) PHP
11 66 (30.70%) C#
12 65 (30.23%) HTML5
13 59 (27.44%) OO
14 56 (26.05%) SOAP
15 55 (25.58%) MySQL
16 52 (24.19%) .NET
16 52 (24.19%) Java
17 47 (21.86%) SQL
18 46 (21.40%) SQL Server
19 44 (20.47%) Linux
20 41 (19.07%) Objective-C
20 41 (19.07%) Apple iOS
21 40 (18.60%) ASP.NET
22 39 (18.14%) MVC
23 36 (16.74%) Google
24 35 (16.28%) Web Development
24 35 (16.28%) Git (software)
24 35 (16.28%) iOS Development
24 35 (16.28%) SDLC
25 33 (15.35%) Xcode

JSON
Top Related 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 14 (6.51%) Apache
1 14 (6.51%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.12%) Apache Spark
3 9 (4.19%) JBoss
3 9 (4.19%) nginx
4 8 (3.72%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.26%) IIS
6 6 (2.79%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.79%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.47%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.47%) Confluence
7 1 (0.47%) Drupal
7 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.47%) Jetty
7 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (4.19%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.72%) Magento
1 8 (3.72%) NetSuite
2 5 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.47%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.47%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.30%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (6.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 15 (6.98%) Google Compute Engine
2 15 (6.98%) Heroku
3 14 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.19%) Google Play
5 8 (3.72%) SaaS
6 5 (2.33%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.19%) HTTP
2 4 (1.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.40%) SNMP
4 1 (0.47%) Intranet
4 1 (0.47%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (25.58%) MySQL
2 46 (21.40%) SQL Server
3 20 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 19 (8.84%) Redis
5 18 (8.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (6.05%) NoSQL
7 13 (6.05%) Relational Database
8 12 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (4.65%) Apache Hive
9 10 (4.65%) Big Data
9 10 (4.65%) RDBMS
9 10 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.47%) GIS
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 33 (15.35%) Xcode
3 27 (12.56%) Visual Studio
4 18 (8.37%) Subversion
5 16 (7.44%) Eclipse
6 14 (6.51%) Jenkins
6 14 (6.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (5.58%) Selenium
8 11 (5.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 10 (4.65%) Grunt
9 10 (4.65%) gulp
10 8 (3.72%) Android Studio
11 7 (3.26%) JMeter
11 7 (3.26%) SoapUI
11 7 (3.26%) WebDriver
12 6 (2.79%) JUnit
12 6 (2.79%) MSBuild
12 6 (2.79%) MSTest
12 6 (2.79%) SpecFlow
13 5 (2.33%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (7.44%) Publishing
2 14 (6.51%) Finance
3 11 (5.12%) Electronics
3 11 (5.12%) Retail
4 8 (3.72%) Advertising
5 6 (2.79%) Games
6 5 (2.33%) Billing
6 5 (2.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 152 (70.70%) Developer
2 39 (18.14%) PHP Developer
3 34 (15.81%) iOS Developer
4 32 (14.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 24 (11.16%) Junior
5 24 (11.16%) Junior Developer
6 23 (10.70%) .NET Developer
7 19 (8.84%) C# Developer
7 19 (8.84%) Junior iOS Developer
7 19 (8.84%) Objective-C Developer
8 17 (7.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.51%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 14 (6.51%) Senior Developer
9 14 (6.51%) Software Developer
10 13 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (6.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (6.05%) Java Developer
11 12 (5.58%) Applications Developer
11 12 (5.58%) HTML Developer
11 12 (5.58%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (57.21%) XML
2 102 (47.44%) HTML
3 93 (43.26%) jQuery
4 91 (42.33%) CSS
5 85 (39.53%) Ajax
6 79 (36.74%) REST
7 76 (35.35%) Web Services
8 65 (30.23%) HTML5
9 56 (26.05%) SOAP
10 52 (24.19%) .NET
11 40 (18.60%) ASP.NET
12 31 (14.42%) iOS SDK
13 29 (13.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (13.02%) CSS3
15 24 (11.16%) Cocoa
16 22 (10.23%) Cocoa Touch
16 22 (10.23%) Core Data
16 22 (10.23%) UIKit
17 21 (9.77%) Sass
18 19 (8.84%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.49%) Mobile App
2 25 (11.63%) Social Media
3 21 (9.77%) User Experience
4 9 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.19%) iPad
5 7 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.26%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.79%) Replication
7 4 (1.86%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.40%) Animation
9 2 (0.93%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.93%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.47%) Fintech
10 1 (0.47%) iPhone
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.47%) SCADA
10 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.47%) Linux
2 41 (19.07%) Apple iOS
3 21 (9.77%) Android
4 15 (6.98%) Ubuntu
5 13 (6.05%) Windows
6 8 (3.72%) Mac OS
6 8 (3.72%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.93%) Unix
8 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (27.44%) OO
3 39 (18.14%) MVC
4 35 (16.28%) iOS Development
4 35 (16.28%) SDLC
4 35 (16.28%) Web Development
5 22 (10.23%) Front End Development
5 22 (10.23%) OOP
6 21 (9.77%) Software Engineering
7 20 (9.30%) Analytics
8 19 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (8.84%) E-Commerce
8 19 (8.84%) TDD
9 18 (8.37%) Scrum
10 17 (7.91%) Web Design
11 16 (7.44%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (6.98%) Functional Testing
13 14 (6.51%) Android Development
13 14 (6.51%) SOA
14 13 (6.05%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (60.93%) JavaScript
2 68 (31.63%) PHP
3 66 (30.70%) C#
4 52 (24.19%) Java
5 47 (21.86%) SQL
6 41 (19.07%) Objective-C
7 18 (8.37%) Ruby
8 12 (5.58%) Apple Swift
8 12 (5.58%) C++
9 9 (4.19%) C
10 8 (3.72%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.79%) ECMAScript
11 6 (2.79%) Scala
11 6 (2.79%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.79%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.33%) ES6
13 4 (1.86%) Python
14 3 (1.40%) Delphi
14 3 (1.40%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (9.77%) Degree
2 5 (2.33%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) HND
4 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.98%) QA
2 10 (4.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.40%) Docker
3 1 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 36 (16.74%) Google
2 30 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.37%) Oracle
4 15 (6.98%) Twitter
5 10 (4.65%) Cloudera
5 10 (4.65%) Informatica
6 9 (4.19%) Xamarin
7 8 (3.72%) Veeam
7 8 (3.72%) VMware
8 7 (3.26%) WSO2
9 6 (2.79%) Adobe
10 5 (2.33%) Appcelerator
10 5 (2.33%) Facebook
11 3 (1.40%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.93%) SAP
12 2 (0.93%) Telerik
12 2 (0.93%) Zend
13 1 (0.47%) Apple
13 1 (0.47%) Cognos
13 1 (0.47%) Epicor
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