The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 183 165 183
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Blog 6 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.62% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 1.89% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 4
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +111.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
Blog
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1272 1216 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.42% 32.67% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1067 952 1122
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +6.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Blog
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Blog Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Blog
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Blog Salary Trend in Manchester

Blog
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (52.17%) HTML
1 12 (52.17%) CSS
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 11 (47.83%) User Experience
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) PHP
3 8 (34.78%) Marketing
4 7 (30.43%) Twitter
4 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) Social Media
5 6 (26.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (26.09%) Adobe
5 6 (26.09%) Linux
6 5 (21.74%) OO
6 5 (21.74%) MySQL
6 5 (21.74%) Selenium
6 5 (21.74%) Symfony
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) Behat
6 5 (21.74%) New Relic
6 5 (21.74%) OO PHP
6 5 (21.74%) PHPUnit
6 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
6 5 (21.74%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (21.74%) Rackspace
6 5 (21.74%) GitHub
6 5 (21.74%) Bitbucket

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (17.39%) WordPress
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (17.39%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (8.70%) InDesign
3 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.35%) MS Office
4 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) MailChimp
2 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
1 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) PHPUnit
2 5 (21.74%) Behat
2 5 (21.74%) Bitbucket
2 5 (21.74%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (34.78%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.70%) German Language
4 1 (4.35%) Italian Language
4 1 (4.35%) Turkish Language
4 1 (4.35%) French Language
4 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
2 5 (21.74%) PHP Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior PHP Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Designer
3 4 (17.39%) Digital Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Social Media Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Content Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Marketing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
1 12 (52.17%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) Symfony
2 5 (21.74%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (17.39%) CSS3
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) User Experience
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Social Media
3 4 (17.39%) Copywriting
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.35%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (21.74%) MVC
2 5 (21.74%) OO
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) OO PHP
3 4 (17.39%) SEO
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) Online Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.70%) Web Design
5 2 (8.70%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Content Management
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) User Stories
6 1 (4.35%) B2C
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
1 8 (34.78%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Xen
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Twitter
2 6 (26.09%) Adobe
3 5 (21.74%) Rackspace
3 5 (21.74%) New Relic
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) Facebook
5 1 (4.35%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + options
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 - £250.00 per week
Posted: 6 days ago