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 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 - 69 54
Permanent jobs citing Blog 0 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.45% 3.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.19% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 24
Average salary - £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-18.82% +25.00%
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
220 253 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 31.98% 38.33% 39.94%
Number of salaries quoted 154 211 224
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 19 December 2014, 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%) Facebook
1 7 (63.64%) Twitter
1 7 (63.64%) B2C
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing Strategy
1 7 (63.64%) User Experience
1 7 (63.64%) Advertising
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing
1 7 (63.64%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) GitHub
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 4 (36.36%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
2 4 (36.36%) WATIR
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) Benchmarking
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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