Period
to 22 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JSON
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 140 164
Rank change year-on-year +33 +24 +25
Permanent jobs citing JSON 239 223 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.74% 2.24% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.66% 5.67% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 200 218 158
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,875 £57,875 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,225 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.95% -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 2,759 3,930 4,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 31.62% 39.51% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,337 3,416 3,444
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 22 September 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 September 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 +38 119 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Worcestershire +30 42 £50,886 +103.54% 2
Warwickshire +33 15 £42,250 +9.74%
Staffordshire +28 15 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Shropshire -1 15 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Solihull - 8 £55,000 -
Wolverhampton -17 4 £35,500 +2.90%
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £42,500 -
Coventry -11 3 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Brierley Hill - 3 £35,000 -
Stourbridge - 1 £32,500 -
JSON
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 127 (53.14%) C#
2 115 (48.12%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (45.61%) JavaScript
4 107 (44.77%) .NET
5 106 (44.35%) SQL
6 88 (36.82%) HTML
7 81 (33.89%) REST
8 78 (32.64%) CSS
9 77 (32.22%) XML
10 73 (30.54%) AngularJS
11 71 (29.71%) Finance
12 65 (27.20%) Degree
12 65 (27.20%) jQuery
13 62 (25.94%) Web Services
13 62 (25.94%) Microsoft
14 60 (25.10%) Java
15 55 (23.01%) LINQ
16 51 (21.34%) RESTful
17 50 (20.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 48 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
19 47 (19.67%) Node.js
19 47 (19.67%) HTML5
20 42 (17.57%) ASP.NET Web API
21 41 (17.15%) Microsoft Azure
21 41 (17.15%) SQL Server
22 39 (16.32%) NoSQL
22 39 (16.32%) KnockoutJS
22 39 (16.32%) Entity Framework
23 38 (15.90%) Relational Database
23 38 (15.90%) MVC

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 22 (9.21%) CMS
2 11 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.18%) IIS
4 8 (3.35%) nginx
5 7 (2.93%) Confluence
5 7 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.51%) Apache
7 3 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.26%) JBoss
7 3 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.42%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.42%) Mule
9 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.42%) WildFly
9 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (12.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 28 (11.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.84%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (0.84%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (17.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (11.72%) Serverless
3 14 (5.86%) SaaS
4 8 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (2.51%) Azure Functions
5 6 (2.51%) Boomi
6 2 (0.84%) GitHub
6 2 (0.84%) IaaS
6 2 (0.84%) PaaS
7 1 (0.42%) Heroku
7 1 (0.42%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.72%) Internet
2 17 (7.11%) HTTP
3 13 (5.44%) SSL
4 7 (2.93%) ATM
5 6 (2.51%) Extranet
6 5 (2.09%) Bluetooth
6 5 (2.09%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.84%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.42%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.42%) BGP
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.42%) DNS
8 1 (0.42%) MPLS
8 1 (0.42%) MQTT
8 1 (0.42%) SMS
8 1 (0.42%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.15%) SQL Server
2 39 (16.32%) NoSQL
3 38 (15.90%) Relational Database
4 22 (9.21%) MongoDB
5 21 (8.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (7.53%) Big Data
7 17 (7.11%) Hazelcast
8 11 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (3.77%) MySQL
9 9 (3.77%) Oracle Database
9 9 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (2.51%) Cosmos DB
10 6 (2.51%) Redis
10 6 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.26%) DTS
13 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
14 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 35 (14.64%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.21%) webpack
3 21 (8.79%) Jasmine
3 21 (8.79%) Karma Test Runner
3 21 (8.79%) PhantomJS
4 18 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (6.69%) Visual Studio
6 14 (5.86%) JIRA
7 9 (3.77%) Subversion
8 8 (3.35%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (2.93%) Rational Rose
10 5 (2.09%) CocoaPods
10 5 (2.09%) Maven
10 5 (2.09%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.67%) Grunt
11 4 (1.67%) NSubstitute
11 4 (1.67%) NUnit
11 4 (1.67%) ReSharper
12 3 (1.26%) JUnit
12 3 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 71 (29.71%) Finance
2 9 (3.77%) Law
3 8 (3.35%) Banking
3 8 (3.35%) Legal
3 8 (3.35%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.67%) Automotive
4 4 (1.67%) Retail
5 2 (0.84%) Advertising
5 2 (0.84%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 166 (69.46%) Developer
2 53 (22.18%) C# Developer
3 50 (20.92%) Senior Developer
4 26 (10.88%) .NET Developer
4 26 (10.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 25 (10.46%) Java Developer
6 24 (10.04%) Senior C# Developer
7 23 (9.62%) Software Developer
7 23 (9.62%) Team Leader
8 22 (9.21%) Development Team Leader
9 16 (6.69%) Big Data Developer
10 14 (5.86%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (5.02%) Analyst
12 11 (4.60%) SQL Developer
13 10 (4.18%) C# .NET Developer
14 9 (3.77%) Oracle Developer
14 9 (3.77%) PL/SQL Developer
14 9 (3.77%) Senior Oracle Developer
14 9 (3.77%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
14 9 (3.77%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (44.77%) .NET
2 88 (36.82%) HTML
3 81 (33.89%) REST
4 78 (32.64%) CSS
5 77 (32.22%) XML
6 73 (30.54%) AngularJS
7 65 (27.20%) jQuery
8 62 (25.94%) Web Services
9 55 (23.01%) LINQ
10 51 (21.34%) RESTful
11 50 (20.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 47 (19.67%) HTML5
12 47 (19.67%) Node.js
13 42 (17.57%) ASP.NET Web API
14 39 (16.32%) Entity Framework
14 39 (16.32%) KnockoutJS
15 36 (15.06%) Spring
16 30 (12.55%) SOAP
17 27 (11.30%) Ajax
18 26 (10.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.37%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.18%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.93%) Driving Licence
4 7 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.93%) User Experience
5 5 (2.09%) Animation
5 5 (2.09%) Device Driver
5 5 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.09%) PDA
6 4 (1.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.84%) Blog
7 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.84%) Fintech
7 2 (0.84%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.42%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.42%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.37%) Windows
2 11 (4.60%) Linux
3 9 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.51%) Android
4 6 (2.51%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.51%) Windows 10
4 6 (2.51%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.51%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.26%) CentOS
5 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.84%) Unix
7 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (48.12%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (15.90%) MVC
4 35 (14.64%) Continuous Deployment
4 35 (14.64%) Scrum
5 27 (11.30%) OO
6 25 (10.46%) SDLC
7 24 (10.04%) SOA
8 22 (9.21%) Test Automation
9 21 (8.79%) Software Engineering
10 19 (7.95%) Microservices
11 18 (7.53%) TDD
11 18 (7.53%) Wealth Management
12 16 (6.69%) Analytics
12 16 (6.69%) Content Management
12 16 (6.69%) Performance Management
12 16 (6.69%) Process Improvement
12 16 (6.69%) Unit Testing
13 15 (6.28%) API Development
13 15 (6.28%) UML
Programming Languages
1 127 (53.14%) C#
2 109 (45.61%) JavaScript
3 106 (44.35%) SQL
4 60 (25.10%) Java
5 28 (11.72%) T-SQL
6 26 (10.88%) TypeScript
7 24 (10.04%) VB.NET
8 22 (9.21%) PHP
9 9 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.77%) VB
10 6 (2.51%) Python
11 5 (2.09%) Apple Swift
11 5 (2.09%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.09%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.26%) C++
12 3 (1.26%) Java 8
12 3 (1.26%) XPath
13 1 (0.42%) C
13 1 (0.42%) Perl
13 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (27.20%) Degree
2 16 (6.69%) PhD
3 14 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (3.35%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.67%) ISEB
5 4 (1.67%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.60%) QA
2 9 (3.77%) ISO 9001
3 8 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.26%) SLA
5 2 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (7.11%) Docker
2 8 (3.35%) Varnish
3 6 (2.51%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.26%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.42%) Ansible
2 1 (0.42%) cPanel
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (25.94%) Microsoft
2 34 (14.23%) Xamarin
3 16 (6.69%) Oracle
4 15 (6.28%) MuleSoft
5 9 (3.77%) ServiceNow
6 8 (3.35%) LexisNexis
6 8 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.51%) VMware
8 4 (1.67%) RedGate
9 3 (1.26%) Altova
9 3 (1.26%) Apple
9 3 (1.26%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.84%) ATG
10 2 (0.84%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.84%) SAP
10 2 (0.84%) Twitter
10 2 (0.84%) webMethods
11 1 (0.42%) Cisco
11 1 (0.42%) Google
11 1 (0.42%) Juniper