The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blog over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blogs
Rank 96 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Blog 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.56% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 1.61% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £23,500 £42,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.04% -6.14%
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.86% +8.57%
Blog
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
471 498 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.76% 35.17% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 271 297 254
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,944 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Blog
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blog Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Photography
2 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) DirectX
3 1 (33.33%) CAD
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (33.33%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Photography
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
2 2 (66.67%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) CAD
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PhD