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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blogs
Rank 92 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Blog 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 0.29% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.86% 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Blog
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
429 341 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.07% 33.50% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 357 276 316
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Blog
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Blog Salary Trend in Kent

Blog
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blog across the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Blog Salary Histogram in Kent

Blog
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blog within the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -27 4 £22,500 -47.05%
Blog
South East

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 14 (73.68%) .NET
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Puppet
4 11 (57.89%) Hudson
4 11 (57.89%) SignalR
4 11 (57.89%) CentOS
4 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
4 11 (57.89%) Subversion
4 11 (57.89%) Scrum
4 11 (57.89%) MSMQ
4 11 (57.89%) Linux
4 11 (57.89%) IIS
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
4 11 (57.89%) C#
4 11 (57.89%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (57.89%) HAProxy
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (57.89%) Docker
4 11 (57.89%) DevOps
4 11 (57.89%) Software Delivery
4 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
5 10 (52.63%) Redis
5 10 (52.63%) SOA
5 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (52.63%) Jenkins

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (57.89%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Redis
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL CLR
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Subversion
1 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
1 11 (57.89%) Hudson
2 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.26%) Law
1 1 (5.26%) Games
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Graduate
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Junior
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 11 (57.89%) MSMQ
2 11 (57.89%) SignalR
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
2 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) DevOps
2 11 (57.89%) Software Delivery
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) SOA
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
1 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Puppet
2 11 (57.89%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (57.89%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft