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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blogs
Rank 166 184 165
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Blog 8 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.25% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.71% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 17
Average salary £90,000 £25,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+260.00% -34.21%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+14.64% +3.28%
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
1296 1400 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.21% 35.43% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 1197 989
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blog across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Blog Salary Histogram in Manchester

Blog
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) Project Management
1 11 (84.62%) Ethical Hacking
1 11 (84.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 11 (84.62%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Network Security
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
1 11 (84.62%) CHECK Team Leader
1 11 (84.62%) CREST Certified
2 10 (76.92%) QA
2 10 (76.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
2 10 (76.92%) Objective-C
2 10 (76.92%) Business Development
2 10 (76.92%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) C++
2 10 (76.92%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) PHP
2 10 (76.92%) VB.NET
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) SEO
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS

Blog
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Manager
2 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
2 3 (23.08%) IT Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (7.69%) SEO Executive
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Ethical Hacking
1 11 (84.62%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Project Management
1 11 (84.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (76.92%) Business Development
2 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
2 10 (76.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) C++
1 10 (76.92%) Java
1 10 (76.92%) Objective-C
1 10 (76.92%) PHP
1 10 (76.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CHECK Team Leader
1 11 (84.62%) CREST Certified
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft