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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blogs
Rank 123 127 106
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Blog 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.18% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.73% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £20,500 £72,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-71.72% +98.63%
UK excluding London average salary £36,237 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +16.66%
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
564 548 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.98% 25.57% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 449 509 345
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 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 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Social Media
3 2 (40.00%) Magento
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) German Language
3 2 (40.00%) Zend
4 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (20.00%) WordPress
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Resourcer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Recruitment Resourcer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Android Development
1 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Zend
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter
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