The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blogs
Rank - 67 51
Permanent jobs citing Blog 0 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.98% 3.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.52% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 15
Average salary - £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £39,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.22% +16.17%
Blog
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
240 238 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 31.91% 38.89% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 184 190 179
Average salary £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Blog
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Blog Salary Trend in Dorset

Blog
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (63.64%) B2C
1 7 (63.64%) Advertising
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing
1 7 (63.64%) Digital Marketing
1 7 (63.64%) Facebook
1 7 (63.64%) Twitter
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing Strategy
1 7 (63.64%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
2 4 (36.36%) GitHub
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) WATIR
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) Benchmarking

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) WATIR
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
1 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (63.64%) Advertising
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing Executive
1 7 (63.64%) Digital Marketing Executive
2 4 (36.36%) Quality Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) B2C
1 7 (63.64%) Digital Marketing
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Benchmarking
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Facebook
1 7 (63.64%) Twitter