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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blogs
Rank 97 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Blog 4 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.40% 1.83% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 4.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 0
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
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
458 473 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.08% 41.27% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 401 364 238
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 4 £42,500 -10.52%
Blog
South East

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 13 (100.00%) SOA
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 13 (100.00%) WCF
1 13 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (100.00%) SaaS
1 13 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 13 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 13 (100.00%) Redis
1 13 (100.00%) SignalR
1 13 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 13 (100.00%) NCrunch
2 8 (61.54%) MVVM
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Redis
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) NCrunch
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Applications Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# Application Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Applications Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 13 (100.00%) WCF
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 13 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 13 (100.00%) SignalR
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (38.46%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) SOA
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (61.54%) MVVM
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft