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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blogs
Rank 119 108 112
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Blog 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% 0.13% 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.40% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £33,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
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
468 504 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.87% 33.27% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 415 447 400
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,000
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 30 January 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Zend
2 6 (75.00%) Zend Framework
2 6 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) OO PHP
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) WordPress
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Magento
3 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 5 (62.50%) OOP
3 5 (62.50%) OOD
3 5 (62.50%) SEO
3 5 (62.50%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (62.50%) WordPress
1 5 (62.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) RavenDB
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Junior
2 5 (62.50%) Junior Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) Zend Framework
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Ubuntu
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) OO PHP
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) OOP
3 5 (62.50%) OOD
3 5 (62.50%) SEO
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 5500
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