The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blogs
Rank 128 121 107
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Blog 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.097% 0.053% 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-18.82% +25.00%
Blog
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
561 622 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.17% 33.09% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 501 565 392
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blog across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Blog
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blog across the Birmingham region.

Blog Salary Trend in Birmingham

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Blog also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blog.

1 6 (85.71%) Zend
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
1 6 (85.71%) OO PHP
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Ubuntu
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) Zend Framework
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 5 (71.43%) WordPress
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (71.43%) Magento
2 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) OOD
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Blog also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blog. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) CMS
1 5 (71.43%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Web Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Web Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Junior Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Junior Web Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) Zend Framework
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
1 6 (85.71%) OO PHP
2 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) OOD
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter